Accession Number : AD0718442

Title :   The Role of Long Base-Line Interferometry in the Measurements of Earth's Rotation.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) RADIO AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DIV

Personal Author(s) : Broten,N. W.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The principles of radio interferometry utilizing an independent time and frequency standard at each station is treated. The application of this technique to the measurement of the earth's rotation rate and the advantages and limitations is discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EARTH(PLANET), ROTATION), (*RADIO INTERFEROMETERS, MEASUREMENT), ANTENNA ARRAYS, RADIOFREQUENCY AMPLIFIERS, DOPPLER EFFECT, RADIOFREQUENCY, CANADA

Subject Categories : Astronomy
      Geodesy
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE