Accession Number : AD0284969

Title :   RESEARCH STUDIES RELATED TO MAPPING, GEODESY AND POSITION DETERMINATION

Corporate Author : MIDWEST RESEARCH INST KANSAS CITY MO

Personal Author(s) : BROWN,S.

Report Date : 18 JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A system for making remote measurements of the index of refraction profile is investigated. It is demonstrated that the index of refraction profile can be determined if a knowledge of the reflection coefficient is assumed.

Descriptors :   *DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, *GEODESICS, *MAPPING, ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, MEASUREMENT, REFRACTIVE INDEX, WAVE CHARACTERISTICS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE