albedo particles

albedo particles

[al′bē‚dō ′pärd·ə·kəlz]
(geophysics)
Neutrons or other particles, such as electrons or protons, which leave the earth's atmosphere, having been produced by nuclear interactions of energetic particles within the atmosphere. Also known as albedo neutrons.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Pugacheva, "Spatial distribution of albedo particles on altitudes ~500 km," Czechoslovak Journal of Physics, vol.