Walter J. Lafferty
High resolution spectra using infrared and microwave techniques with the purpose of contributing to the HITRAN spectral atlas of atmospheric molecular species which is useful in the study of planetary atmospheres. Spectra of the water vapor continuum. Spectra of collision induced absorption in N2, O2 and CO2.
- Leverhulm visiting fellow at University of Reading, England, 1971
- Iberdrola Visiting Professor at SCIC, Madrid, 1997
- Silver Medal, National Bureau of Standards, 1968
- Special Issue of Journal of Molecular Structure for W.J. Lafferty, 2005