Accession Number : AD0653580

Title :   A NEW METHOD OF COMPARING THE PERFORMANCE OF NEUTRON MONITORS,

Corporate Author : UPPSALA UNIV (SWEDEN) COSMIC RAY GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Martinelle,Sten

Report Date : FEB 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A one-factor model is used to compare neutron monitor data from different stations. The method supplies information about the performance of the stations in a concise form allowing for differences in cut-off rigidities.

Descriptors :   (*RADIATION MONITORS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), (*NEUTRON COUNTERS, *COSMIC RAYS), SWEDEN, MODEL THEORY, FACTOR ANALYSIS, GEOMAGNETISM, LEAST SQUARES METHOD, SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), INTERPOLATION, TIME SIGNALS

Subject Categories : Geomagnetism
      Nuclear Instrumentation
      Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE