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