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Invariant Imbedding and Diffuse Reflection from a Two-Dimensional Flat Layer

by Richard Ernest Bellman, Robert E. Kalaba, S. Ueno


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One in a series of mathematical investigations dealing with problems of radiative transfer in the atmosphere. This Memorandum derives the angular distribution of radiation diffusely reflected by an inhomogeneous, plane-parallel, nonemitting, and anisotropically scattering atmosphere of finite thickness. (See also RM-2903, RM-2936, RM-2969, RM-3062.)

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