Accession Number : AD0415751

Title :   THEORETICAL INVESTIGATION OF THE APPLICABILITY OF A DUAL-FREQUENCY RADAR SYSTEM TO THE STUDY OF CONVECTIVE LIQUID PRECIPITATION,

Corporate Author : TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION

Personal Author(s) : Von,Vernon M. H.

Report Date : MAY 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 87

Abstract : Two radars of 10.3-cm (WSR/TAM-1) and 3.2-cm (AN/CPS-9) wave length were combined to form a dual-frequency system. The applicability of this system to the study of convective liquid precipitation is investigated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, METEOROLOGICAL RADAR), (*METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION), EQUATIONS, DROPS, PARTICLE SIZE, DISTRIBUTION, RAINDROPS, FREQUENCY, ATMOSPHERIC REFRACTION, CLOUDS, CONVECTION, RAINFALL, METEOROLOGICAL INSTRUMENTS, RADAR SIGNALS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE