Accession Number : AD0281871

Title :   PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF PLANETARY ATMOSPHERES REVIEW OF SOVIET LITERATURE.

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

Report Date : 30 JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 68

Abstract : Contents: Composition of Planetary Atmospheres; Chemical and Mechanical Elements; Cloud Formation; Mass of the Atmosphere; Energy Sources of the Atmosphere; Radiation Density and Radiation Flux; Absorption and Emission of Radiation; Experimental Check of the Transparency Coefficient; Dissociative Action of Solar Radiative Energy; Components of Atmospheric Energy; Dynamics of the Atmosphere; General Conditions of Atmospheric Movements; Dry Adiabatic Processes of Closed Systems; Adiabatic Processes With Water Vapor in Closed Systems; Optical Properties of the Atmosphere; Refraction; Light Scattering in the Atmosphere.

Descriptors :   *PLANETARY ATMOSPHERES, ANALYSIS, CHEMICAL ELEMENTS, CLOUDS, DYNAMICS, ENERGY, LIGHT, LIGHT TRANSMISSION, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, OPTICS, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, PRESSURE, RADIATION EFFECTS, REFRACTION, SCATTERING, SOLAR RADIATION, THERMIONIC EMISSION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE