Testing the solar ultraviolet transmission of clothing and materials
Parisi, Alfio V. & Kimlin, Michael G. (1999) Testing the solar ultraviolet transmission of clothing and materials. Australian Science Teachers' Journal, 45(1), pp. 51-53.
An experiment is described to expose students in a ‘hands-on’ manner to the physics of instrumentation, measurement, electromagnetic radiation and in particular UV radiation. The students will have no difficulty in setting up the apparatus themselves and they will obtain reliable results within a normal school practical period. Additionally, the students will undertake a scientific experiment relevant to everyday life.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||For more information, please refer to the journal’s website (see hypertext link) or contact the author. Author contact details: email@example.com|
|Keywords:||UV, ultraviolet, solar radiation, UVA, UVB|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1999 Australian Science Teachers Association|
|Deposited On:||28 Jun 2007|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 16:44|
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