NAIRAS aircraft radiation model development, dose climatology, and initial validation

@inproceedings{Mertens2013NAIRASAR,
  title={NAIRAS aircraft radiation model development, dose climatology, and initial validation},
  author={Christopher J. Mertens and Matthias M. M. Meier and Steven P Brown and Ryan B. Norman and Xiaojing Xu},
  booktitle={Space weather : the international journal of research & applications},
  year={2013}
}
[1] The Nowcast of Atmospheric Ionizing Radiation for Aviation Safety (NAIRAS) is a real-time, global, physics-based model used to assess radiation exposure to commercial aircrews and passengers. The model is a free-running physics-based model in the sense that there are no adjustment factors applied to nudge the model into agreement with measurements. The model predicts dosimetric quantities in the atmosphere from both galactic cosmic rays (GCR) and solar energetic particles, including the… CONTINUE READING

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