Monitoring of Sun’s Uv Radiation and Stratospheric Ozone Layer Thickness over the Region of Novi Sad (Serbia)
Keywords:Solar radiation, UV radiation, UV monitoring, Ozone layer
AbstractThe results of the Sun’s UV radiation and stratospheric ozone layer thickness over the region of Novi Sad (Serbia) are reported. Monitoring the UV radiation and stratospheric ozone layer thickness started in 2003 and 2007 respectively. Results recorded during these years have been analyzed. Upon these analyses it can be concluded that during observational period, the significant difference in daily maxima of the UV radiation recordings or ozone seasonal maximal values from year to year, has not been detected. Obtained results are graphically depicted.
Chapman, S. (1930). A theory of upper-atmospheric ozone. Mem. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 3, 103–125.
Dichter, B. K., Beaubien A. F. and Beaubien D. J. (1993). Development and Characterization of a New Solar Ultraviolet-B Irradiance Detector. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 10, 337–344.
McKinley, A. F. and Diffey B. L. (1987). A reference action spectrum for ultraviolet induced erythema in human skin. CIE J., 6, 17–22.
Molina J. M. and Rowland F. S. (1974). Stratospheric Sink for Chlorofluoromethanes: Chlorine Atom-Catalysed Destruction of Ozone. Nature, 249, 810 -812.
Morys M., Mims F. M. and Anderson S. E. (2001). Design, calibration and performance of MICROTOPS II hand-held ozonmeter, User’s Guide, Solar Light Co., Oak Lane, USA.
Rowland F. S. Stratospheric Ozone Depletion by Chlorofluorocarbons (Nobel Lecture). http://www.eoearth.org/profile/F.rowland (accessed 21 August 2010).
WMO. Instruments to Measure Solar Ultraviolet Radiation, Part 1: Spectral Instruments, (WMO TD No. 1066)
WMO. (1994), Report of the WMO meeting of experts on UVB measurements, data quality and standardisation of UV indices, (WMO TD No. 625).
WMO. (2008) Instruments to Measure Solar Ultraviolet Radiation - Part 2: Broadband Instruments Measuring Erythemally Weighted Solar Irradiance, (WMO TD No. 1289).
How to Cite
Journal of Economic Development, Environment and People by Authors is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://ojs.spiruharet.ro/index.php/jedep/issue/archive.