Accession Number : AD0266766

Title :   QUESTIONS OF CLOUD PHYSICS AND ACTIVE MODIFICATIONS

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : SHISHKIN,N.S.

Report Date : 02 NOV 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Calculating the rate of vertical development of convective clouds The amount and intensity of precipitation from convective clouds Changes in the microstructure of convective clouds during the fall of precipitation Data on the crystallization temperature of the tops of cumulus congestus clouds in various physicogeographic regions Certain features of the solid phase of water in the atmosphere at low negative air temperatures Sounding of the atmosphere using the TU-104 airplane The study of the water resources of clouds of the warm half-year in the lake Sevan basin The use of colloidal solutions for the seeding of supercooled clouds and fog Results of laboratory experiments on the ice-forming activity of certain substances in supercooled fog The influence of the frequency and intensity of acoustic vibrations on the rate of dis sipation of fog

Descriptors :   *CLOUDS, *CONVECTION, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, CHEMICAL PRECIPITATION, CUMULUS CLOUDS, FOG, MICROSTRUCTURE, TRANSLATIONS, WATER

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE