Accession Number : AD0696679

Title :   FINAL TECHNICAL REPORT.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for Jun 65-Jul 68,

Corporate Author : RICE UNIV HOUSTON TEX DEPT OF SPACE SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : O'Brien,Brian J.

Report Date : JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 222

Abstract : Principal accomplishments under the contract are: (1) the design, construction and successful use of the satellite Aurora 1, (2) advanced design, partial prototype construction and contractual planning of the satellite Aurora 2, and (3) the publication of numerous research papers, including such varied facets as a photometric survey of the night 'airglow' over South America. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AURORAE, *SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES), PHOTOMETERS, SPECTROMETERS, PROTONS, ULTRAVIOLET EQUIPMENT, IONOSPHERE

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE