Collisional Heating in the Atmosphere
|Name:||Collisional Heating in the Atmosphere|
|Version/Date:||Version 1.0.1, 10/05/2016|
|Authors:||Andrew Martin, Dr. Brian Martin, Dr. Peter Mahaffy, Katrina Genuis, Darren Eymundson, Theo Keeler, Marc-Olivier Lajeunesse, Tyler deBoon|
|Produced By||The King's Center For Visualization in Science|
When a molecule is excited it can relax back to ground state by simulated or spontaneous emission of radiation. We have removed both of these processes to simplify the simulation, although they happen in the atmosphere.