Accession Number : AD0697967

Title :   PROGRESS REPORT, JUNE 15 - DECEMBER 15, 1969,

Corporate Author : WAYNE STATE UNIV DETROIT MICH RESEARCH INST FOR ENGINEERING SCIENCES

Personal Author(s) : Marriott,Richard

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : Brief summary reports are given in two areas of research. Work was initiated to calculate the vibrational excitation cross sections for the collision system: CO + O yields CO* + O - kinetic energy. The mechanisms responsible for the generation of high altitude infrared emission from rocket plumes were studied. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CARBON MONOXIDE, *UPPER ATMOSPHERE), (*EXHAUST GASES, *ROCKETS), INFRARED RADIATION, OXYGEN, MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS, VIBRATION

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE