Radiative Transfer in the Atmosphere and Ocean
by Gary E. Thomas and Knut Stamnes
A new textbook for the environmental sciences, published by Cambridge University
Press (June, 1999)
Welcome to the web page for readers (and users) of our book. We present
here additional material to supplement the book: an updated list of errors
and typos, a readers forum, problem solutions, and extra appendices. Please
contact us by email at Knut.Stamnes@stevens.edu for additional comments, criticisms,
or material that you would like to share.
Links and Information of Interest
Follow these links to see reviews of our book in
Here is a downloadable
PDF file containing a list of the typos we have found so far in
The latest version of DISORT is available from
our DISORT website at
the Light and Life Lab (LLLab). The 2.0 version of DISORT (and earlier versions)
is available from
this site at NASA
You will also find a report that describes the code and explains
its usage there.
Here are the extra online appendices (F through S), referred to in the text by
letter. The formatted tex output is viewable as a pdf files, and can also be
downloaded for printing.