Accession Number : AD0709296

Title :   THE AEROSOL COMPONENT OF THE MARTIAN ATMOSPHERE,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION SERVICE OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Yanoviskii,E. G.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The report discusses a method in which the number of fine aerosol particles (that is, the number of particles with radii of the order 0.000001 cm) in the atmosphere is estimated from the observationally determined Rayleigh component of optical thickness of the atmosphere.

Descriptors :   (*PLANETARY ATMOSPHERES, AEROSOLS), MARS(PLANET), BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, REFRACTIVE INDEX, CANADA, USSR

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE