BackForward Variable: Radiation Dose Rate

Full name Radiation Dose Rate
Definition 3D field of the dose rate of energetic particles
Measuring Units mSv·h-1 Uncertainty Units %
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units km
Stability Units (Stability /decade)


Comment: Used to obtain radiation dose estimates at airline cruising altitudes
Last modified: 2013-09-17
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: Yes
  • Domain: Outer Space
    • Sub-domain: Energetic particles and solar wind
      • Variable: Radiation Dose Rate
        • Measured in Layers:
          • UTLS
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Radiation Dose Rate  (2)

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Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
709 Radiation Dose Rate UTLS Space Weather 5 %
10 %
20 %
100 km
200 km
500 km
0.1 km
1 km
2 km
60 sec
5 min
10 min
5 min
15 min
20 min
Global tentative 2013-10-01 ICTSW (T. Onsager)
738 Radiation Dose Rate UTLS Aeronautical Meteorology Global speculative 2013-12-05 J van der Meulen