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Solarimeter

Definition of the noun Solarimeter

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noun - plural: solarimeters

  1. a pyranometer

Explanation

Solarimeter: A solarimeter is a pyranometer, a type of measuring device used to measure combined direct and diffuse solar radiation. An integrating solarimeter measures energy developed from solar radiation based on the absorption of heat by a black body. The principle this instrument was designed on was first developed by the Italian priest, Father Angelo Bellani. He invented the actinometric method which is based on physical and chemical techniques.

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Google previewMultiple Choice Questions on Renewable Energy (2007)

by Arun K Tripathi

Solarimeter is an Question 3. Horizontal-axis rotor in a instrument that measures ( a) Flow of water (b) Solar radiation (c) Solar intensity (d) Intensity of gamma rays windmill can be of (a) Only lift devices (b) Only drag devices (c) Either lift or drag ...

Google previewAdvances in Agronomy (1999)

The tube solarimeter is a device for measuring irradiance received by a thermopile that provides an electrical output proportional to the difference between the temperature of black and white segments of its surface. This electrical output can ...

Google previewPrinciples of Environmental Physics (2016)

Physics, Physics by CTI Reviews

A solarimeter is a pyranometer, a type of measuring device used to measure combined direct and diffuse solar radiation. An integrating solarimeter measures energy developed from solar radiation based on the absorption of heat by a black ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Environmental Terms (1998)

by Kevin Morris, Joseph Reynolds, Louis Theodore

solarimeter - an instrument for measuring total solar radiation received on the ground per unit area.

Google previewA Dictionary of Weather (2008)

by Storm Dunlop

soil moisture soil temperature soil thermometer solano solar activity solar constant solar cycle solar day solar flare solarimeter Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment solar radiation thermometer solarterrestrial relationships solar wind ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Sciences (2012)

by Hanneke J.G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers

solarimeter — pyranometer. solar radiation ->light. solar tidetide caused by the interaction of the sun and the rotating earth (→tide).

Google previewDictionary of Soils and Fertilisers (1989)

by L. L. Somani

Solarimeter ( Radiometer).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology and Environmental Management (2009)

The particular design used throughout Europe is the Moll-Gorczynski pyranometer, manufactered in The Netherlands by Kipp 8 Zonen, and called the Kipp solarimeter. The conspicuous reflective disc that surrounds the sensor itself serves to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Change (2013)

Three Volume Set by John A Matthews

Solar radiation is measured using a solarimeter. Solar radiation is a major forcing factor of CLIMATIC CHANGE (see SOLAR FORCING) and a driver of almost all physical and biological cycles in ...

Google previewDictionary of Architectural and Building Technology (2004)

by Henry J. Cowan, Peter R. Smith, W. K. Chow

Solar water heater solarimeter See PYRANOMETER. solarium A room, terrace or balcony, generally with some glass walls, exposed to the rays of the sun. The term is particularly used for hospitals and sanatoria; for private houses sunroom is ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Geography (2017)

by F. J. Monkhouse

solarimeter An instrument for measuring the intensity of solar radiation. solar system The 9 PLANETS and the ASTEROIDS revolving in very nearly circular orbits around the sun in nearly the same plane. solar year The period ...

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of Petroleum Science and Technology (1993)

by Magdeleine Moureau, Gerald Brace

solarimeter. solaire, fraction d'huile légère de couleur claire. solar pond: bassin solaire, solar power: énergie solaire, solar...

solarimeter - solarimètre m, pyranomètre.

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Earth Science (2009)

by Jacqueline Smith

solarimeter See pyranometer. solar radiation See radiation. sole mark A sedimentary structure formed at ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Weather and Climate (2009)

by Jacqueline Smith

solarimeter /soh-lă-rim-ĕ-ter/ See pyra- nometer. solar radiation The radiation emitted from the Sun, nearly all of which is in the form of ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION. A very small fraction is ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences (2013)

by Michael Allaby

solarimeter Instrument for measuring 'solar radiation. solar magnetic variation See DIURNAL VARIATION (2 ). solar ...

Google previewDictionary of Energy (2009)

Expanded Edition by Cutler J. Cleveland, Christopher G. Morris

solarimeter Solar. an instrument that measures solar radiation. solar industrial process heat (SIPH) Solar. the use of solar thermal technologies to ...

Google previewThe Blackwell's Concise Encyclopedia of Ecology (2009)

by Peter P. Calow

solarimeter An instrument for measuring the total energy radiation from the Sun, integrated over all wavelengths. [L.O.B.] soma Early in the ONTOGENY of some multicellular organisms, cell lines giving rise to GAMETE- producing cells, ...

Google previewBlackwell's Concise Encyclopedia of Environmental Management (2009)

by Peter P. Calow

solarimeter An instrument for measuring the total 138 sonde ...

Google previewConcise English Dictionary (2007)

by Wordsworth Editions, Limited

solarimeter (-im'it-ar) a device for measuring solar radiation: solarisa'tion, -z- the act. process, or effect of solarising : the reversal of an image by over- exposure (phot.). — v.t. solarise, -ize to expose to sunlight or affect by such exposure, ...

Google previewThe Chambers Dictionary (1998)

— n solarimeter (-im'it-ar) a device for measuring solar radiation. – n sö'larism excessive use of solar myths in the ...

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