pwv_kpno: Modeling atmospheric absorption

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Ada Coda
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pwv_kpno: Modeling atmospheric absorption

Post by Ada Coda » Sat Jun 30, 2018 1:59 pm

pwv_kpno: Modeling atmospheric absorption

Abstract: pwv_kpno provides models for the atmospheric transmission due to precipitable water vapor (PWV) at user specified sites. Atmospheric transmission in the optical and near-infrared is highly dependent on the PWV column density along the line of sight. The pwv_kpno package uses published SuomiNet data in conjunction with MODTRAN models to determine the modeled, time-dependent atmospheric transmission between 3,000 and 12,000 Å. By default, models are provided for Kitt Peak National Observatory (KPNO). Additional locations can be added by the user for any of the hundreds of SuomiNet locations worldwide.

Credit: Perrefort, Daniel


Bibcode: 2018ascl.soft06032P

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ID: ascl:1806.032
Last edited by Ada Coda on Wed Dec 12, 2018 9:10 am, edited 1 time in total.
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