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ALTA reflectance spectrometer : introduction and classroom lessons

Show simple item record Treiman, Allan H. 2018-04-27T20:27:57Z 2018-04-27T20:27:57Z 2000
dc.identifier.issn 0161-5297
dc.description.abstract Contains lesson plans written for use with the ALTA Reflectance Spectrometer. Covers basic experimental techniques and leads students to the investigation of concepts such as light, color, spectral analysis, environmental studies, and planetary science. Master copies of spectra data sheets and graphs are included. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility by Allan H. Treiman
dc.description.tableofcontents The Electromagnetic Spectrum -- Lesson 1. Explore the Spectrometer -- Lesson 2. Visible and Invisible Light -- Lesson 3. Taking a Reflectance Spectrum -- Lesson 4. Color Vision -- Lesson 5. Remote Sensing and Earth Observations -- Lesson 6. Soil Moisture -- Lesson 7. Water Turbidity -- Lesson 8. Clouds and Dust -- Lesson 9. What Makes Mars Red? -- Lesson 10. The Inverse Square Law.
dc.format.extent 1 CD-ROM (67 MB)
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 1071
dc.subject Spectrometer--Study and teaching en
dc.subject Spectrum analysis--Study and teaching en
dc.title ALTA reflectance spectrometer : introduction and classroom lessons en
dc.type Book en
dcterms.audience Used with middle school through introductory college-level students.

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