spectral irradiance, E λ in flame spectroscopy

Irradiance, E, at wavelengthλ per unit wavelength interval. The SI unit is W m −3, but a commonly used unit is W m −2 nm −1.
PAC, 1996, 68, 2223 (Glossary of terms used in photochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2275
See also:
PAC, 1990, 62, 2167 (Glossary of atmospheric chemistry terms (Recommendations 1990)) on page 2198