Accession Number : AD0681730

Title :   PROJECT SKYWATER. PROCEEDINGS: SKYWATER CONFERENCE III. PRODUCTION AND DELIVERY OF CLOUD NUCLEATING MATERIALS.

Descriptive Note : Atmospheric Water Resources Program.

Corporate Author : BUREAU OF RECLAMATION DENVER COLO OFFICE OF ATMOSPHERIC WATER RESOURCES

Report Date : 16 FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 233

Abstract : Contents: Airborne seeding; Production of organic nucleants; Compositional effects on ice nuclei activity; Explosive generation of nucleating agents; Evaluation of ice nuclei sources and their development; Production and testing of cloud nucleating materials; Delivery of nucleating materials to cloud systems from individual ground generators; Delivery of nucleating materials to cloud systems from multiple ground generators; Plume tracking and mass flow studies within the Elk Mountain Water Resource Observatory and Western South Dakota; Diffusion in an orographic environment; Delivery of nucleating materials to cloud systems.

Descriptors :   (*CLOUDS, *NUCLEATION), (*ARTIFICIAL PRECIPITATION, SYMPOSIA), SILVER COMPOUNDS, IODIDES, ALDEHYDES, CUMULUS CLOUDS, ICE, NAPHTHALENES, DIFFUSION, AIRBORNE, PARTICLES, AEROSOLS, GENERATORS, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, TRACER STUDIES, MOUNTAINS

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE