Accession Number : AD0277743

Title :   THE ROTATIONAL EXCITATION OF MOLECULAR NITROGEN BY SLOW ELECTRONS

Corporate Author : QUEEN'S UNIV BELFAST (NORTHERN IRELAND)

Personal Author(s) : DALGARNO,A. ; MOFFETT,R.J.

Report Date : 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A quantal calculation is carried out of the energy loss parameter which occurs in theories of radio wave interaction in the atmosphere and its accuracy is discussed. The limits of validity of the conventional formulation of radio wave interaction are briefly examined. (Author)

Descriptors :   ELECTRONS, EXCITATION, MOLECULES, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, RADIO WAVES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE