Vehicle-mounted nephelometer for use in desert environments

Markham, James R.; Cosgrove, Joseph E.; Smith, Wayne W.; Best, Philip E.
May 1996
Review of Scientific Instruments;May96, Vol. 67 Issue 5, p1725
Academic Journal
Highlights an investigation into the use of a vehicle-mounted nephelometer in desert environments to provide the real-time measurement of dust mass per unit volume which affects the performance of equipment. Particle size distribution by weight percent; Measured scattering intensity of carbon dioxide laser incident radiation; Nephelometer design and calibration; Operation in the desert.


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