Accession Number : AD0625731

Title :   A COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR TRACING THE RAY PATHS OF RADIO WAVES IN THE IONOSPHERE.

Descriptive Note : Research rept. for 15 Sep-24 Dec 64,

Corporate Author : NAVY ELECTRONICS LAB SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : WILTS,J. R.

Report Date : 02 SEP 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : A computer program was developed for tracing ray paths through an arbitrary ionosphere, and is now ready for application to specific problems. The program correctly traces the opposite lateral deviations of the ordinary and extraordinary rays in good agreement with correct theoretical results. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIO WAVES, IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION), (*IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION, RADIO TRANSMISSION), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, RADIO TRANSMISSION), IONOSPHERE, ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, PROPAGATION, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE