Accession Number : AD0661348

Title :   ARECIBO EVALUATION PANEL.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Aug 62-14 Aug 67,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF STANFORD ELECTRONICS LABS

Personal Author(s) : Bracewell,R. N.

Report Date : OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The activity of the Arecibo Evaluation Panel during the five years from 15 August 1962 to 14 August 1967 is briefly summarized. The Panel was formed at the request of the Advanced Research Projects Agency to assist in evaluating plans and programs for research in ionospheric physics, and in radar and radio astronomy conducted by Cornell University at the Arecibo Ionospheric Observatory in Puerto Rico. This Observatory is supported by the Advanced Research Projects Agency and monitored by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. The Panel has met about twice a year. The dates and places of the meetings are listed. The names and addresses of the members are given. An historical summary and description of the Arecibo Ionospheric Observatory is appended. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, *IONOSPHERE), HISTORY, RADAR, OPERATION, RADIO ASTRONOMY, ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATORIES, COSTS, ANTENNAS, PUERTO RICO

Subject Categories : Astrophysics
      Atmospheric Physics
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE