Accession Number : AD0628974

Title :   THE COORDINATE-DOPPLER METHOD OF WIND OBSERVATION.

Descriptive Note : Research translation,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Gorelik,A. G. ; Kostarev,V. V. ; Chernikov,A. A.

Report Date : DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The paper deals with a new rawin method which differs from those used earlier in that it permits measurement of both the mean wind speed and the turbulence parameters at various levels. The errors of the method are evaluated and a block diagram of the apparatus is described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIOSONDES, DOPPLER EFFECT), (*DOPPLER EFFECT, RADIOSONDES), (*WIND, MEASUREMENT), ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE