Accession Number : AD0674927

Title :   PASSIVE MICROWAVE MEASUREMENTS OF SNOW, ICE AND SOIL.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. 15 Mar-15 Aug 68,

Corporate Author : AEROJET-GENERAL CORP EL MONTE CALIF SPACE DIV

Personal Author(s) : Edgerton,A. T.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The purpose of the research is to obtain a basic understanding of the microwave emission characteristics of a variety of natural materials including ice, snow, soils and water. The research effort includes field investigations conducted in conjunction with analytical modeling and laboratory studies. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SNOW, RADIOMETERS), (*SOILS, MEASUREMENT), ICE, MICROWAVES, EMISSIVITY, OCEANS, SURFACE PROPERTIES, BRIGHTNESS, OCEAN WAVES, BEACHES

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE