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Error evaluation in the series expansion of the generalized Planck's equation for radiation integrals
Author(s): Gonzalo Paez; Marija Strojnik; Tomaz Kranjc
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Paper Abstract

We develop an analytical estimate for the error that arises when approximating the generalized Planck's equation with a truncated series of N-terms. We present an analytical expression to evaluate the number of terms required to achieve specific accuracy. The results are applied to evaluation of the integral of the generalized Planck's equation over a wavelength interval.

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Date Published: 8 February 2002
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 4486, Infrared Spaceborne Remote Sensing IX, (8 February 2002); doi: 10.1117/12.455135
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Gonzalo Paez, Ctr. de Investigaciones en Optica, A.C. (Mexico)
Marija Strojnik, Ctr. de Investigaciones en Optica, A.C. (United States)
Tomaz Kranjc, Univ. of Ljubljana (Slovenia)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4486:
Infrared Spaceborne Remote Sensing IX
Marija Strojnik; Bjorn F. Andresen, Editor(s)

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