Spectral fine-structure in the polarisation of skylight

@inproceedings{Aben2007SpectralFI,
  title={Spectral fine-structure in the polarisation of skylight},
  author={Ilse Aben and F. Helderman and Daphne M. Stam and Piet Stammes},
  year={2007}
}
High-spectral resolution polarisation measurements of the clear daylight sky reveal an unexpected rich spectral fine-structure in the polarisation superimposed on the more familiar broad-band continuum. This polarisation spectrum shows the spectral fingerprints of scattering and absorption processes which is illustrated with radiative transfer calculations. In particular, radiative transfer calculations suggest the potential of high-spectral resolution polarimetry within absorption bands for… CONTINUE READING
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