Accession Number : AD0603849

Title :   STUDIES OF LOCAL MORPHOLOGY, STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS OF AURORA.

Descriptive Note : Summary rept. for 1 Mar 63-31 May 64.

Corporate Author : NORWEGIAN INST OF COSMIC PHYSICS OSLO

Report Date : 31 MAY 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Research in the following areas is summarized: rapid movements of auroral rays, construction and application of a four channel photometer for auroral research; current densities in visual aurora; temperature measurements; relation between auroral luminosity and ionospheric absorption; studies of the hydrogen line emissions; very low frequency emissions from aurora.

Descriptors :   (*AURORAE, SPECTROSCOPY), LINE SPECTRA, EMISSIVITY, PHOTOTUBES, CONSTRUCTION, ELECTRON DENSITY, TEMPERATURE, BRIGHTNESS, IONOSPHERE, ABSORPTION, WHISTLERS, NITROGEN, SKY BRIGHTNESS, NORWAY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE