Accession Number : AD0649829

Title :   MEASUREMENT OF NITRIC OXIDE IN THE EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Young,Robert A.

Report Date : 23 MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : Status is described of a nitric oxide detector that is being developed for use in the lower ionosphere. The sensor, which operates by selective photoionization of nitric oxide, was essentially completed. The associated electronics were designed. The mechanical components were designed and partially completed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, *NITROGEN OXIDES), (*IONOSPHERE, NITROGEN OXIDES), SOUNDING ROCKETS, PROBES, INSTRUMENTATION, GAS IONIZATION, PHOTOLYSIS, SAMPLERS, ELECTROMETERS, OSCILLATORS, DISCHARGE TUBES, TELEMETER SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE