Document


Title

Measuring and controlling humidity: basic theory, terminology and measurement methods part I
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): R. W. Worrall
Publication Year: 1965

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • humidity
  • moisture
  • nitrogen
  • oxygen
  • weather observations
Topic(s):
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 38857
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13476
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Description

Several methods currently exist for describing the moisture content of an atmosphere or of a material. These are defined and their significance is analyzed. Terms are established and methods of measurement are indicated under varying conditions. Test methods are discussed and compared. Control procedures and instruments are outlined. Pertinent applications examples are included.

Citation:
Worrall, R. W. 1965. Measuring and controlling humidity: basic theory, terminology and measurement methods part I. Journal of Environmental Sciences, v. ?, no. 2, p. 27-31.