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Title: New techniques for the measurement of cloud cover, temperature and forcing using a ground-based infrared camera
Author: Smith, Stephen Michael
Awarding Body: Imperial College London
Current Institution: Imperial College London
Date of Award: 2008
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Abstract:
Infrared cameras combine the high speed imaging power of a digital camera with the ability to acquire data during the day or the night, making them a promising new tool for ground-based atmospheric research. Previous work shows that images from these cameras, with the help of external measurements, can be used to automatically identify cloud over a limited sky area. In this study, cloud detection ability is extended to all parts of the sky hemisphere and the need for any external data is eliminated.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.498020  DOI: Not available
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