Accession Number : AD0690733

Title :   CORRESPONDENCE TO THE EDITORS OF THE OBSERVATORY COMPTON SCATTERING AND ASTRONOMICAL RED SHIFTS,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) RADIO AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DIV

Personal Author(s) : Higgs,L. A.

Report Date : 17 OCT 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The document is a letter questioning the theory that the solar red shift arises from Compton scattering of solar radiation by free electrons in the solar atmosphere. The argument is extended to the red shift for remote galaxies.

Descriptors :   (*SOLAR ATMOSPHERE, *COMPTON SCATTERING), (*SOLAR SPECTRUM, FREQUENCY SHIFT), SOLAR RADIATION, ULTRAVIOLET SPECTRA, VISIBLE SPECTRA, DIFFERENTIAL CROSS SECTIONS, GALAXIES, CANADA

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE