V. P. Budak, D. A. Klyuykov, and S. V. Korkin, “Complete matrix solution of radiative transfer equation for PILE of horizontally homogeneous slabs,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Trans. 112, 1141–1148 (2011).

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A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

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L. G. Sokoletsky, O. V. Nikolaeva, V. P. Budak, L. P. Bass, R. S. Lunetta, V. S. Kuznetsov, and A. A. Kokhanovsky, “A comparison of numerical and analytical radiative-transfer solutions for plane albedo of natural waters,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer 110, 1132–1146 (2009).

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V. P. Budak and S. V. Korkin, “On the solution of a vectorial radiative transfer equation in an arbitrary three-dimensional turbid medium with anisotropic scattering,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer. 109, 220–234 (2008).

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A. A. Kokhanovsky, “Physical interpretation and accuracy of the Kubelka-Munk theory,” J. Phys. D 40, 2210–2216 (2007).

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A. A. Kokhanovsky and L. G. Sokoletsky, “Reflection of light from semi-infinite absorbing turbid media. Part 1: spherical albedo,” Color Res. Appl. 31, 491–497 (2006).

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Z. P. Lee, K. P. Du, and R. Arnone, “A model for the diffuse attenuation coefficient of downwelling irradiance,” J. Geophys. Res. 110, C02016 (2005).

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D. R. Mishra, S. Narumalanu, D. Rundquist, and M. Lawson, “Characterizing the vertical diffuse attenuation coefficient for downwelling irradiance in coastal waters: implications for water penetration by high resolution satellite data,” ISPRS J. Photogrammetry Rem. Sens. 60, 48–64 (2005).

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A. B. Kostinski, “On the extinction of radiation by a homogeneous but spatially correlated random medium,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 18, 1929–1933 (2001).

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C. E. Siewert, “A discrete-ordinates solution for radiative-transfer models that include polarization effects,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 64, 227–254 (2000).

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B. A. Bodhaine, N. B. Wood, E. G. Dutton, and R. Slusser, “On Rayleigh optical depth calculations,” J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol. 16, 1854–1861 (1999).

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J. F. Cornet, C. G. Dussap, and G. Dubertret, “A structured model for simulation of cultures of the cyanobacterium Spirulina platensis in photobioreactors: I. Coupling between light transfer and growth kinetics,” Biotechnol. Bioeng. 40, 817–825 (1992).

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D. A. Siegel and T. D. Dickey, “Observations of the vertical structure of the diffuse attenuation coefficient spectrum,” Deep Sea Res. 34, 547–563 (1987).

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H. C. van de Hulst, “Asymptotic fitting, a method for solving anisotropic transfer problems in thick layers,” J. Comput. Phys. 3, 291–306 (1968).

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L. C. Henyey and J. L. Greenstein, “Diffuse radiation in the galaxy,” Astrophys. J. 93, 70–83 (1941).

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P. Kubelka and F. Munk, “Ein beitrag zur optik der farbanstriche,” Z. Tech. Phys. 12, 593–601 (1931).

M. Gurevich, “Über eine rationelle klassifikation der lichtenstreuenden medien,” Physikalische Zeitschrift,” 31, 753–763 (1930).

A. Schuster, “Radiation through a foggy atmosphere,” Astrophys. J. 21, 1–22 (1905).

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G. G. Stokes, “On the intensity of the light reflected from or transmitted through a pile of plates,” Math. Phys. Papers 4, 145–156 (1862).

V. P. Afanas’ev, D. S. Efremenko, and A. V. Lubenchenko, “On the application of the invariant embedding method and the radiative transfer equation codes for surface state analysis,” in Light Scattering Reviews 8: Radiative Transfer and Light Scattering, A. A. Kokhanovsky, ed. (Springer, 2013), pp. 363–423.

Z. P. Lee, K. P. Du, and R. Arnone, “A model for the diffuse attenuation coefficient of downwelling irradiance,” J. Geophys. Res. 110, C02016 (2005).

[CrossRef]

L. G. Sokoletsky, O. V. Nikolaeva, V. P. Budak, L. P. Bass, R. S. Lunetta, V. S. Kuznetsov, and A. A. Kokhanovsky, “A comparison of numerical and analytical radiative-transfer solutions for plane albedo of natural waters,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer 110, 1132–1146 (2009).

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B. A. Bodhaine, N. B. Wood, E. G. Dutton, and R. Slusser, “On Rayleigh optical depth calculations,” J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol. 16, 1854–1861 (1999).

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C. F. Bohren and D. R. Huffman, Absorption and Scattering of Light by Small Particles (Wiley-VCH, 2004).

V. P. Budak, D. A. Klyuykov, and S. V. Korkin, “Complete matrix solution of radiative transfer equation for PILE of horizontally homogeneous slabs,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Trans. 112, 1141–1148 (2011).

[CrossRef]

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. G. Sokoletsky, O. V. Nikolaeva, V. P. Budak, L. P. Bass, R. S. Lunetta, V. S. Kuznetsov, and A. A. Kokhanovsky, “A comparison of numerical and analytical radiative-transfer solutions for plane albedo of natural waters,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer 110, 1132–1146 (2009).

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V. P. Budak and S. V. Korkin, “On the solution of a vectorial radiative transfer equation in an arbitrary three-dimensional turbid medium with anisotropic scattering,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer. 109, 220–234 (2008).

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V. P. Budak and S. E. Sarmin, “Solution of the radiation transfer equation by the method of spherical harmonics in the small-angle modification,” Atmos. Opt. 3, 898–903 (1990).

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

[CrossRef]

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

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J. F. Cornet, C. G. Dussap, and G. Dubertret, “A structured model for simulation of cultures of the cyanobacterium Spirulina platensis in photobioreactors: I. Coupling between light transfer and growth kinetics,” Biotechnol. Bioeng. 40, 817–825 (1992).

[CrossRef]

D. A. Siegel and T. D. Dickey, “Observations of the vertical structure of the diffuse attenuation coefficient spectrum,” Deep Sea Res. 34, 547–563 (1987).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Dlugach and E. G. Yanovitskij, “The optical properties of Venus and the Jovian planets. II. Methods and results of calculations of the intensity of radiation diffusely reflected from semi-infinite homogeneous atmospheres,” Icarus 22, 66–81 (1974).

[CrossRef]

Z. P. Lee, K. P. Du, and R. Arnone, “A model for the diffuse attenuation coefficient of downwelling irradiance,” J. Geophys. Res. 110, C02016 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. F. Cornet, C. G. Dussap, and G. Dubertret, “A structured model for simulation of cultures of the cyanobacterium Spirulina platensis in photobioreactors: I. Coupling between light transfer and growth kinetics,” Biotechnol. Bioeng. 40, 817–825 (1992).

[CrossRef]

J. F. Cornet, C. G. Dussap, and G. Dubertret, “A structured model for simulation of cultures of the cyanobacterium Spirulina platensis in photobioreactors: I. Coupling between light transfer and growth kinetics,” Biotechnol. Bioeng. 40, 817–825 (1992).

[CrossRef]

B. A. Bodhaine, N. B. Wood, E. G. Dutton, and R. Slusser, “On Rayleigh optical depth calculations,” J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol. 16, 1854–1861 (1999).

[CrossRef]

V. P. Afanas’ev, D. S. Efremenko, and A. V. Lubenchenko, “On the application of the invariant embedding method and the radiative transfer equation codes for surface state analysis,” in Light Scattering Reviews 8: Radiative Transfer and Light Scattering, A. A. Kokhanovsky, ed. (Springer, 2013), pp. 363–423.

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

[CrossRef]

H. G. Gordon, “Can the Lambert-Beer law be applied to the diffuse attenuation coefficient of ocean water?” Limnol. Oceanogr. 34, 1389–1409 (1989).

[CrossRef]

L. C. Henyey and J. L. Greenstein, “Diffuse radiation in the galaxy,” Astrophys. J. 93, 70–83 (1941).

[CrossRef]

M. Gurevich, “Über eine rationelle klassifikation der lichtenstreuenden medien,” Physikalische Zeitschrift,” 31, 753–763 (1930).

M. King and Harshvardhan, “Comparative accuracy of selected multiple scattering approximations,” J. Atmos. Sci. 43, 784–801 (1986).

[CrossRef]

L. C. Henyey and J. L. Greenstein, “Diffuse radiation in the galaxy,” Astrophys. J. 93, 70–83 (1941).

[CrossRef]

C. F. Bohren and D. R. Huffman, Absorption and Scattering of Light by Small Particles (Wiley-VCH, 2004).

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

[CrossRef]

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J. T. O. Kirk, “Volume scattering function, average cosines, and the underwater light field,” Limnol. Oceanogr. 36, 455–467 (1991).

[CrossRef]

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

[CrossRef]

V. P. Budak, D. A. Klyuykov, and S. V. Korkin, “Complete matrix solution of radiative transfer equation for PILE of horizontally homogeneous slabs,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Trans. 112, 1141–1148 (2011).

[CrossRef]

L. G. Sokoletsky, A. A. Kokhanovsky, and F. Shen, “Comparative analysis of radiative transfer approaches for calculation of diffuse reflectance of plane-parallel light scattering layers,” Appl. Opt. 52, 8471–8483 (2013).

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. G. Sokoletsky, O. V. Nikolaeva, V. P. Budak, L. P. Bass, R. S. Lunetta, V. S. Kuznetsov, and A. A. Kokhanovsky, “A comparison of numerical and analytical radiative-transfer solutions for plane albedo of natural waters,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer 110, 1132–1146 (2009).

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V. P. Budak, D. A. Klyuykov, and S. V. Korkin, “Complete matrix solution of radiative transfer equation for PILE of horizontally homogeneous slabs,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Trans. 112, 1141–1148 (2011).

[CrossRef]

A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

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L. G. Sokoletsky, O. V. Nikolaeva, V. P. Budak, L. P. Bass, R. S. Lunetta, V. S. Kuznetsov, and A. A. Kokhanovsky, “A comparison of numerical and analytical radiative-transfer solutions for plane albedo of natural waters,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer 110, 1132–1146 (2009).

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L. G. Sokoletsky, O. V. Nikolaeva, V. P. Budak, L. P. Bass, R. S. Lunetta, V. S. Kuznetsov, and A. A. Kokhanovsky, “A comparison of numerical and analytical radiative-transfer solutions for plane albedo of natural waters,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer 110, 1132–1146 (2009).

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A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. P. Budak, C. Cornet, M. Duan, C. Emde, I. L. Katsev, D. A. Klyukov, S. V. Korkin, L. C-Labonnote, B. Mayer, Q. Min, T. Nakajima, Y. Ota, A. S. Prikhach, V. V. Rozanov, T. Yokota, and E. P. Zege, “Benchmark results in vector atmospheric radiative transfer,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 111, 1931–1946 (2010).

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L. G. Sokoletsky, O. V. Nikolaeva, V. P. Budak, L. P. Bass, R. S. Lunetta, V. S. Kuznetsov, and A. A. Kokhanovsky, “A comparison of numerical and analytical radiative-transfer solutions for plane albedo of natural waters,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer 110, 1132–1146 (2009).

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