Accession Number : AD0684149

Title :   LIGHT PROPAGATION IN A TURBULENT ATMOSPHERE.

Descriptive Note : Surveys of foreign scientific and technical literature,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON D C AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV

Personal Author(s) : Polushkin,Andrey

Report Date : 19 MAR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : The report presents a comprehensive outline of Soviet research on the propagation of light in a turbulent atmosphere. The majority of source materials scanned and processed for this study were published during the last decade. An attempt was made to trace the development of the major avenues of research on this subject as followed by the principal Soviet investigators.

Descriptors :   (*LIGHT TRANSMISSION, *ATMOSPHERIC MOTION), SCIENTISTS, SYMPOSIA, SCINTILLATION, COHERENT RADIATION, LASERS, OPTICAL IMAGES, USSR

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE