Accession Number : AD0257169

Title :   CONTEMPORARY STATUS OF THE PROBLEM CONCERNING THE ORIGIN OF COSMIC RAYS

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : GINZBURG,V.I. ; SYROVATSKIY,S.I.

Report Date : 05 MAY 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Primary cosmic rays near the earth Radioastronomic data Lifetime of cosmic rays and nature of their motion in galaxy and metagalaxy Sources of cosmic rays. Mechansim of ac elera tion and chemical composition of cosmic rays

Descriptors :   *ASTROPHYSICS, *COSMIC RAYS, *RADIO ASTRONOMY, ASTRONOMY, CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, GALAXIES, MAGNETIC FIELDS, PARTICLES, SOURCES, SUPERNOVAE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE