Scientific Forums


Add reply Start new topic

> Atmospheric Greenhouse Effect, Heat Transfer
Posted: Apr 14 2012, 10:42 PM


Group: Members
Posts: 1
Joined: 14-April 12

Positive Feedback: 0%
Feedback Score: 0

This is due on Thursday 4/19/12
Been working at it for hours but can't figure it out. I am having most trouble figuring out how to incorporate PW.

(The equations provided below are wolfram compatible)

So far I know that Ta(temp of the atmosphere) is [(S(1-A))/(4(2-epsilon) sigma )]^(1/4)

Tg(temp of the ground) is [(S(1-A))/(2(2-epsilon) sigma )]^(1/4)

S=energy from the sun
A= albedo
epsilon= emissivity
sigma= 5.67x10^-8 W/m/k

The answer for T is in kelvin

Thanks in advance!

This post has been edited by malildude on Apr 14 2012, 10:43 PM
Posted: Apr 14 2012, 10:47 PM

Advanced Member

Group: Power Member
Posts: 6594
Joined: 15-October 11

Positive Feedback: 0%
Feedback Score: 0

Your search - - did not match any documents.


Make sure all words are spelled correctly.
Try different keywords.
Try more general keywords.

Topic Options

Add reply Start new topic


Terms of use