Accession Number : AD0285243

Title :   The Searchlight Beam in the Atmosphere (Prozhektornyi Luch v Atmosfere),

Corporate Author : AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Report Date : JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Problems of forecasting visibility and search light sounding of the atmosphere Optical properties of the atmosphere The structure of a searchlight beam An approximate theory of visibility and a theory of searchlight sounding of the atmosphere Quantitative analysis of the influence of various factors on the intensity of scattered light of a searchlight Experimental verification of the theory and some results of searchlight sounding of the atmosphere

Descriptors :   *ATMOSPHERES, *SEARCHLIGHTS, *WEATHER FORECASTING, BRIGHTNESS, ILLUMINATION, LIGHT, MEASUREMENT, OPTICS, SCATTERING, TEST METHODS, THEORY, VISIBILITY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE