Impact of reflecting land surface on radiation environment over Hornsund, Spitsbergen – a model study for cloudless skies

Journal title

Polish Polar Research




vol. 38


No 2



aerosol radiative forcing ; Arctic ; fjord ; irradiance transmittance ; Monte Carlo modelling ; nadir radiance ; Svalbard

Divisions of PAS

Nauki o Ziemi




Polish Academy of Sciences ; Committee on Polar Research




Artykuły / Articles


DOI: 10.1515/popore-2017-0008 ; ISSN 0138-0338 ; eISSN 2081-8262


Polish Polar Research; 2017; vol. 38; No 2; 149-174


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Editorial Advisory Board

Angelika BRANDT (Hamburg),

Claude DE BROYER (Bruxelles),

Peter CONVEY (Cambridge, UK),

J. Alistair CRAME (Cambridge, UK),

Rodney M. FELDMANN (Kent, OH),

Jane E. FRANCIS (Cambridge, UK),

Andrzej GAŹDZICKI (Warszawa)

Aleksander GUTERCH (Warszawa),

Jacek JANIA (Sosnowiec),

Jiří KOMÁREK (Třeboň),

Wiesława KRAWCZYK (Sosnowiec),

German L. LEITCHENKOV (Sankt Petersburg),

Jerónimo LÓPEZ-MARTINEZ (Madrid),

Sergio A. MARENSSI (Buenos Aires),

Jerzy NAWROCKI (Warszawa),

Ryszard OCHYRA (Kraków),

Maria OLECH (Kraków)

Sandra PASSCHIER (Montclair, NJ),

Jan PAWŁOWSKI (Genève),

Gerhard SCHMIEDL (Hamburg),

Jacek SICIŃSKI (Łódź),

Michael STODDART (Hobart),

Witold SZCZUCIŃSKI (Poznań),

Andrzej TATUR (Warszawa),

Wim VADER (Tromsø),

Tony R. WALKER (Halifax, Nova Scotia),

Jan Marcin WĘSŁAWSKI (Sopot) - President.

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