Accession Number : AD0745331

Title :   Cosmic Ray Research.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Dec 63-1 Jul 72,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA INST OF TECH PASADENA DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Cowan,E. W.

Report Date : 20 JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The research conducted under this contract has been divided into two main efforts; measurements of cosmic-ray intensity in and above the atmosphere as a function of altitude, latitude and time through several solar cycles and measurements of the interactions of high-energy cosmic rays at sea level and improvements in the instruments used in such measurements. The results are summarized in the publications listed.

Descriptors :   (*COSMIC RAYS, ATMOSPHERES), BIBLIOGRAPHIES, NUCLEAR REACTIONS, INTENSITY, RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE