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Contributions to human biometeorology

Contributions to human biometeorology

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Published by SPB Academic Pub. in The Hague, Netherlands .
Written in English

  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Medical climatology -- Congresses.,
    • Medical climatology -- India -- Congresses.,
    • Bioclimatology -- Congresses.,
    • Bioclimatology -- India -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by W. Selvamurthy.
      SeriesProgress in biometeorology ;, v. 4
      ContributionsSelvamurthy, W., International Conference on Biometeorology (1987 : New Delhi, India)
      LC ClassificationsRA791.2 .C67 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2470573M
      ISBN 109051030045
      LC Control Number87182135

      気象・気候と人間を含むあらゆる生物との関係を研究する学問. 生気象学とは、国際生気象学会(International Society of Biometeorology)の定義によると、「大気の物理的、化学的環境条件が人間・動物・植物に及ぼす直接、間接の影響を研究する学問」となります。。つまり、「気象・気候と人間を. The study of the relationship between atmospheric conditions (the weather) and living organisms. Biometeorology definition is - a science that deals with the relationship between living things and atmospheric phenomena. Signposts Signposts Lt Gen Index Singh, Editor of Journal of Applied Medicine and Scientist Emeritus, receives the William F. Petersen Foundation Award in recognition of his many scientific contributions to Human Biometeorology and High Altitude Biometeorology in particular.

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