2 edition of Fundamentals of the solar radiation field in air and underwater found in the catalog.
Fundamentals of the solar radiation field in air and underwater
Niels K. HГёjerslev
by Københavns universitet, Institut for fysisk oceanografi in Copenhagen
Written in English
|Statement||by Niels K. Højerslev.|
|Series||Report -- no. 47., Report (Københavns universitet. Institut for fysisk oceanografi) -- no. 47.|
|Contributions||Københavns universitet. Institut for fysisk oceanografi.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p :|
|Number of Pages||32|
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