Accession Number : AD0272689

Title :   SURFACE WIND MODEL FOR UNGUIDED ROCKETS USING SPECTRUM AND CROSS-SPECTRUM TECHNIQUES

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE N MEX

Personal Author(s) : RACHELE,HENRY

Report Date : JAN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Power Spectrum, Cross-Spectrum, and Least Squares Techniques are used for determining representative surface wind fields minutes prior to and during the firing of high altitude unguided sounding rockets. A definition of a representative wind field, the derivation of the model, and an example field are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, *SOUNDING ROCKETS, *WIND, DATA PROCESSING, INSTRUMENTATION, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, TABLES(DATA)

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE