p4 - • UV-A, UV-B, UV- C – 99% • Telescopes in space...

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Ultraviolet Radiation between 400-100 nm on the spectrum. UV part of spectrum divided into regions. Produced by high temperature continuous prism
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Ultraviolet: The Past Johann Wilhelm Ritter (1801) Silver Chloride Melloni and Becquerel (1842) 1920’s: Balloon’s 1946: Rocket Man 1962: Orbiting Solar Observatory (NASA) First Extreme Data Collection. 1978: International Ultraviolet Explorer 1992: Extreme Ultraviolet Explorer
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The Ozone Layer Stratosphere 10-30 Miles
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Unformatted text preview: • UV-A, UV-B, UV- C – 99% • Telescopes in space • The future Practical Uses • Black Light – Authenticate • Fluorescent Lamps • Spectroscopy • Minerals (GFP) • Photolithography • Electrical Insulation • Sterilization • Water UV in Astronomy • Used since the 1960s • Copernicus • Hopkins UV telescope Diagram of HUT UV’s Effects on Human Body • Minor effects on skin • Cancer • Eye problems • Vitamin D...
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This note was uploaded on 02/12/2011 for the course PHY 2004 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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p4 - • UV-A, UV-B, UV- C – 99% • Telescopes in space...

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