Priv.-Doz. Dr. habil. Veronika Eyring

Deutsches Zentrum fuer Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR)
DLR-Institut fuer Physik der Atmosphaere 
Oberpfaffenhofen, D-82234 Wessling, Germany 
Phone:    +49-8153-28-2533 
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email: Veronika Eyring

Lectures on Climate Physics
Daisyworld and Radiative Processes
University of Bremen

Lecturer:        Veronika Eyring
E-mail:            Veronika Eyring
Date:              19 June 2008, Pavillion
Time:              Thursday 8 – 11 a.m.

Abstract:  The lecture on Daisyworld and Radiative Processes is part of the lectures on Climate Physics by Prof. Dr. P. Lemke, see

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Special topics of this lecture are:

Part 1: Daisyworld
Daisyworld Description
Modelling Daisy World

Part 2: Radiation  Processes

Basic Radiometric Quantities
Radiation Laws
Absorption, Scattering, Reflection
Radiative Transfer

Further Reading:
1. Chandrasekhar, S., Radiative Transfer. New York: Dover, 1960.
2. Liou, K.-N. An Introduction to Atmospheric Radiation. Academic Press, New York, 1980.
3. Hartmann, D. L., Global Physical Climatology. Academic Press, 1994.
4. Bohren, C. F. and E. E. Clothiaux, Funamentals of Atmospehric Radiation, WILEY-VCH, 2006.

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