814051 Solar radiation and biosphere


Type
Lecture
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Weihs, Philipp
Organisation
Institute of Meteorology (BOKU-Met)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2018/19
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

Basics of solar radiation; radiation laws; Plants, humans and animals in the radiation field; Radiation in canopies; radiation climate in housings; spectral radiation; actual problems in the domain of UV radiation; biological function of UV radiation; ozone hole; longwave radiation; radiation balance; greenhouse effect;

Previous knowledge expected



Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Understanding of radiation transfer. Knowledge about application of radiation laws in practical applications.
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