Accession Number : AD0701124

Title :   DESCRIPTION OF INSTRUMENTATION DATA ANALYSIS AND REDUCTION FOR AN ATMOSPHERIC SEEING MONITOR.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.

Corporate Author : DBA SYSTEMS INC MELBOURNE FLA

Report Date : JUL 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : The report summarizes the results of a study program with three primary objectives: (1) Development of instrumentation to gather data on atmospheric induced stellar image shimmer, (2) record stellar image shimmer data, and (3) perform required data reduction and analysis to determine the nature and characteristics of stellar image shimmer. The report includes a description of the instrumentation and the results of laboratory and field performance evaluation tests. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STARS, OPTICAL IMAGES), (*ATMOSPHERIC REFRACTION, MEASUREMENT), RADIOFREQUENCY SPECTROSCOPY, DIFFRACTION, RADIO TRANSMISSION, WAVE ANALYZERS, PHOTOTUBES, INSTRUMENTATION

Subject Categories : Astronomy
      Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE