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[ascl:1603.018] PolRadTran: Polarized Radiative Transfer Model Distribution

PolRadTran is a plane-parallel polarized radiative transfer model. It is used to compute the radiance exiting a vertically inhomogeneous atmosphere containing randomly-oriented particles. Both solar and thermal sources of radiation are considered. A direct method of incorporating the polarized scattering information is combined with the doubling and adding method to produce a relatively simple formulation.

Code site:
http://nit.coloradolinux.com/polrad.html
Described in:
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1991JQSRT..46..413E
Bibcode:
2016ascl.soft03018E
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