Accession Number : AD0257564

Title :   MEASUREMENT OF DROP SIZE DISTRIBUTION AND LIQUID WATER CONTENT IN NATURAL CLOUDS

Descriptive Note : Final rept. for 1 Jan 58-31 Jul 60.

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE

Personal Author(s) : KEILY,D.P.

Report Date : 31 JUL 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : A previously developed electric cloud drop probe was reconstructed and extensively flown in a private aircraft. In an almost routine manner, large quantities of cloud observations were made which verify the previously claimed capability of the system to measure water drops in the size range three to sixty microns 4diameter. (Author)

Descriptors :   *CLOUDS, *METEOROLOGICAL INSTRUMENTS, *MOISTURE, COLLECTING METHODS, DROPS, FLIGHT TESTING, HYGROMETERS, INSTRUMENTATION, MEASUREMENT

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE