Articles | Volume 10, issue 5
11 Mar 2010
 | 11 Mar 2010

High-accuracy measurements of snow Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function at visible and NIR wavelengths – comparison with modelling results

M. Dumont, O. Brissaud, G. Picard, B. Schmitt, J.-C. Gallet, and Y. Arnaud

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