Accession Number : AD0728264

Title :   The Study of Micrometeorite Particles and New Collection Techniques.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 29 Dec 66-31 Jul 70,

Corporate Author : DUDLEY OBSERVATORY ALBANY N Y

Personal Author(s) : Hemenway,Curtis L.

Report Date : 31 JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : Dudley Observatory has performed studies of micrometeorite particles and impact sites collected by balloon, rocket and satellite techniques for the period from 1 February 1967 - 1 August 1970. The studies involved the design of specialized clean laboratory facilities, development of new instruments, various flight collections, miscellaneous tasks, international meetings attended and papers published. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*METEORITES, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING), SOUNDING ROCKETS, NOCTILUCENT CLOUDS, INSTRUMENTATION, SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS, UPPER ATMOSPHERE, ELECTRON MICROSCOPY

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE