Accession Number : AD0703993

Title :   STATISTICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF RADAR ECHO ALTITUDE DISTRIBUTION IN THE PRESENCE OF PRECIPITATION.

Descriptive Note : R. E. Gibson Library bulletin translation series,

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Divinskaya,B. Sh.

Report Date : 04 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : An examination is made of the possibility of using the statistical characteristics of radar echo altitude distribution to detect the presence of precipitation (storms). An essentially new aspect is the fact that the radar echo field as a whole is analyzed, and not only individually sampled sources. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, *RADAR REFLECTIONS), (*METEOROLOGICAL RADAR, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION), ALTITUDE, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE