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measurement of ultra-violet radiation in accelerated weathering machines

E. Capron

measurement of ultra-violet radiation in accelerated weathering machines

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Published by Building Research Establishment in Watford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This paper is reprinted from the Journal of the Oil and Colour Chemists" Association, Vol 58, 1975, pp 9-15.

Statement[by] E. Capron and J. R. Crowder.
SeriesCurrent Paper -- 17/75
ContributionsCrowder, J. R.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13831546M

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Ultraviolet (UV) is electromagnetic radiation with wavelength from 10 nm (with a corresponding frequency of approximately 30 PHz) to nm ( THz), shorter than that of visible light but longer than radiation is present in sunlight, and constitutes about 10% of the total electromagnetic radiation output from the is also produced by electric arcs and.

radiation beyond the red end of the visible spectrum, a component now known as infrared radiation [3]. These three components of the solar spectrum—ul-traviolet, visible, and infrared—are referred to collec-tively as optical radiation.

But it is the UV rays, constituting about 5% of terrestrial sunlight, that hold. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is defined as that portion of the electromagnetic spectrum between x rays and visible light, i.e., between 40 and nm (30–3 eV).

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The absorption or reflectance in the visible range directly affects the perceived color of the. What is ultraviolet radiation. Ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is defined as the portion of the electromagnetic spectrum between nanometers (nm) and nm.

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V.B. Nakagawara, O.D.). Also, for every 1% of Ozone depletion, exposure to UVB radiation increases by 2%. Ozone naturally filters out UVB, but at high altitude and at latitudes near the Poles, ozone levels are reduced. Ultraviolet radiation is also known as ultraviolet light or UV.

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Al-though real boundaries between these different kinds of radiation do notFile Size: KB. Ultraviolet light (UV) is a part of normal electromagnetic radiation.

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