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Definition of the noun actinometry

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noun - plural: actinometries

  1. measuring the intensity of electromagnetic radiation (especially of the sun's rays)

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Google previewPhotocatalysis (2016)

Fundamentals and Perspectives by Jenny Schneider, Detlef Bahnemann, Jinhua Ye, Gianluca Li Puma, Dionysios D. Dionysiou

Chemical actinometry is an old and valuable method developed in the chemistry field to calculate the amount of photons absorbed in a reactor using a well-known reacting system.20,21 in the analysis and design of photocatalytic reactors, ...

Google previewCassell's Cyclopaedia of Photography (1912)

by Bernard Edward Jones

Actinometry is the branch of science that deals with the numerous methods of testing the chemical activity of light, and which makes a study of the variations in its intensity in different quarters of the globe, or at different seasons and hours.

Google previewControl of Microorganisms in Drinking Water (2002)

by Srinivasa Lingireddy

Chemical actinometry is an excellent tool for radiometer calibration and small bench scale laboratory 220 CONTROL OF MICROORGANISMS IN ...

Google previewDisinfection Efficiency and Dose Measurement of Polychromatic UV Light (2004)

High-quality Water: Monitoring and Treatment by K. Linden, A. Mofidi

Chemical actinometry is the measurement of a radiation dose by the change produced in a chemical. Similar to the mathematical approach, chemical actinometry when applied to the bulk liquid flow can provide a single UV dose value to the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (2016)

by Richard Rennie, Jonathan Law

actinometry. The measurement of the intensity of electromagnetic radiation. An instrument that measures this quantity is called an actinometer. Recent actinometers use the *photoelectric effect but earlier instruments depended either on the ...

Google previewDictionary of Astronomy and Astronautics (1959)

by Armand Spitz, Frank Gaynor

actinometry The science and technique of measuring radiant energy, particularly that of the sun, in its thermal, chemical and luminous aspects. active prominence see PROMINENCES ON THE SUN. active-region prominence ...

Google previewThe American Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Ophthalmology (1913)

by Casey Albert Wood

Actinometry. The measurement of the intensity of solar radiation. Actinomyces.

Google previewThe Water Dictionary (2010)

A Comprehensive Reference of Water Terminology by Nancy E. McTigue, James M. Symons

potassium ferrioxalate actinometry A method to measure light intensity through photochemical transformation of potassium ferrioxalate. This method is ...

Google previewDictionary of aviation (1911)

by R.M. Pierce

actinometry , asktz'nemr-tn n. the art of mssurrng the actrnzc influence of radiations from the sun, etc. action-radius 'aekSsnpee-di-os n. the radius of action of an airship; the radius ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopaedia of Engineering and Technology (2007)

by M N Doja

actinometry The science ...

Google previewCommunications Standard Dictionary (2012)

by Martin H. Weik

actinometry. The science of measurement of radiant energy, particularly that of the sun. action. In quantum mechanics, the product of the total energy in a stream of photons and the time during which the ...

Google previewDictionary Of Chemistary

by Taniya Sachdeva

Actinometry It is a process of assessing and measuring the intensity of electromagnetic (incident) radiation with the help of actinometer (measuring instrument). Activated complex Another name for activated-complex theory, this theory points to ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1916)

The theory and investigation of temperature and its causes are treated under : Temperature, Terrestrial Cold Wave Frost Snow Line Actinometry Thermometry Seasons 2. The instruments used in measuring temperature and radiation are ...

Google previewThe New international encyclopaedia. Courses of reading and study (1916)

by Herbert Treadwell Wade

The theory and investigation of temperature and its causes arc treated under : Temperature, Terrestrial Cold Wave Frost Snow Line Actinometry Thermometry Seasons 2. The instruments used in measuring temperature and radiation are ...

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Video shows what actinometry means. the measurement of the heating power of electromagnetic radiation, especially that of solar radiation. the measurement of ...

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