Instrumentation and Measurement of Atmospheric Humidity

Instrumentation and Measurement of Atmospheric Humidity
  • Define the different measures used to describe the amount of water vapor in the air.
  • Describe the saturation vapor pressure equation and its relation to water vapor and temperature.
  • Differentiate among the properties of water (effect on material properties, thermodynamic properties, optical properties ) used to measure water vapor.
  • Distinguish among different methods for measuring water vapor, including the uses and limitations of various instruments.
  • Describe common issues affecting measurements of water vapor.