TOA

(redirected from Top of the Atmosphere)
AcronymDefinition
TOAToken of Appreciation (marketing)
TOATransfer of Accountability (Health Standards Association; Canada)
TOATable of Acronyms
TOATransfer of Affection
TOATime Of Arrival
TOATransfer of Authority
TOATop of the Atmosphere
TOATrials of Ascension (role-playing game)
TOATrials of Atlantis (game)
TOATäter-Opfer-Ausgleich (German: Offender-Victim Mediation; Austria)
TOATdm over Atm
TOATable of Authorities
TOATake-Off Angle
TOATerms Of Agreement
TOATable of Authorities (legal documents)
TOATransfer of Assets
TOATruth On-Air (Christian Internet radio station)
TOATubo-Ovarian Abscess
TOATape on Air (broadcasting)
TOATheater of Operations
TOATotal Obligation(al) Authority
TOATornado Watch (Emergency Alert System Code)
TOATable of Allowance
TOATradeoff Analysis
TOAType of Address (telecom/computing)
TOATime-Off Award
TOATexas Orthopaedic Association
TOATaxi Owners Association (UK)
TOATask Order Agreement (contracting)
TOATrace Organic Analysis
TOAThreshold of Audibility
TOATeacher on Assignment
TOATemple of Ages (gaming, Guild Wars)
TOATeam Outdoor Addicts
TOATransporte Oruga Acorazado (Spanish: Armored Personnel Carrier)
TOATransportation Operating Agency
TOATable of Allocation
TOAThe Outlaw Army (gaming clan)
TOATransocean Airlines (1946-1960)
TOAThermooptical Analysis
TOATeens of America
TOATheatre Owners of America
TOATorrance, California Municipal Airport (Zamperini Field; airport code)
TOATable of Organization and Allowance
TOATrim on Assembly (aircraft/automotive assembly)
TOATerra Ocean Atmosphere
TOATangent of Angle X = Opposite Side Length / Adjacent Side Length (Right Angled Triangle)
TOATarifordnung für Angestellte des Öffentlichen Dienstes (public service salary scheme, since 1961 BAT)
TOATask Order Analysis
TOAToyota of America (automobile retailer)
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In section 3 we analyze the behavior of the total radiation at the top of the atmosphere.
1] ; ALT--average altitude above sea level, m; Tx--maximum air temperature, [degrees]C; Tn--minimum air temperature air [degrees]C; Ra--solar radiation at the top of the atmosphere, MJ [m.
Prof Grande said: "This is a dynamic region where the 'solar wind' of charged particles from the Sun interacts with the top of the atmosphere.
These models treat the coupled air-ocean environment as a totally integrated system from the top of the atmosphere to the bottom of the ocean, placing special emphasis on the air-ocean interface.
Climate modelers want to make measurements at locations that range from deep in the oceans to the top of the atmosphere.
Ozone is inherently unstable and poisonous close to the ground but, high above us as the top of the atmosphere, it serves to deflect ultraviolet rays coming from the sun.
AIRS uses high-performance infrared detectors to obtain complete 3-D observations of weather from the surface through clouds and up to the top of the atmosphere with "unprecedented accuracy," said Morse.
This close proximity also means that the top of the atmosphere is heated to a blazing hot 2,500 degrees Celsius -- the temperature at which iron exists in gas rather than solid form.
Lead author Patrick Brown, a doctoral student at Dukes Nicholas School of the Environment, and his JPL colleagues combined global climate models with satellite measurements of changes in the energy approaching and leaving Earth at the top of the atmosphere over the past 15 years.
This happens because certain molecules at the top of the atmosphere absorb radiation, keeping the middle parts cool.