Accession Number : AD0271512

Title :   PHENOMENA IN THE UPPER ATMOSPHERE. REVIEW OF SOVIET LITERATURE

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON D C AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV

Report Date : 31 JAN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The following topics are discussed: Solar phenomena and the ionosphere, Van Allen belts and cosmic rays, Atmospheric electricity, The tropopause, aurorae and night glow. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ATMOSPHERIC ELECTRICITY, *AURORAE, *COSMIC RAYS, *IONOSPHERE, *PLASMAS(PHYSICS), *SOLAR CORONA, *VAN ALLEN RADIATION BELT, IONIZATION, LUMINESCENCE, NIGHT SKY, POLARIZATION, SOLAR FLARES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE