Subject: measuring the mass of the volcanic dust in the atmosphere
Date: Tue May 18 06:11:36 2010
Posted by joe
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Can you explain how they measure the mass per cubic meter of the pollution in
the upper atmosphere which stops air traffic in Europe.I know they can use
lasers to scatter light off the particals and maybe use this scattered light to
make a measurement but how?.
Re: measuring the mass of the volcanic dust in the atmosphere
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