May 1998Solar Light Co. Inc.Request Info
Solar Light Co.'s Microtops II handheld meter calculates total column ozone thickness by measuring direct solar UV radiation at three wavelengths in the UVB range. It also can be configured to measure total water vapor and aerosol optical thickness. The instrument features an on-board clock and calendar, a built-in barometer, nonvolatile memory storage of raw data and results of up to 800 measurements. Users can plug in an optional global positioning system receiver to update the instrument's position.