Accession Number : AD0751336

Title :   Polar Cap Bibliograph with Abstracts. 4. The Structure and General Geophysical Characteristics of the Polar Cap Upper Atmosphere,

Corporate Author : DIKEWOOD CORP ALBUQUERQUE N MEX

Personal Author(s) : Brenton,June G.

Report Date : 15 JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 78

Abstract : The references mention in the report are generally to articles published between 1960 and the end of 1971. They are grouped under nine subject headings that describe the polar cap upper atmosphere and the instrumentation and measurement systems used in the studies. The subject headings are: Temperatures, Densities, Winds, Neutral composition, Charged particle composition, Reaction mechanisms, Reaction rates, General geophysical characteristics, and Instrumentation and measurement systems for study of the polar cap atmosphere. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*IONOSPHERE, BIBLIOGRAPHIES), (*MAGNETOSPHERE, *POLAR REGIONS), (*IONOSPHERIC DISTURBANCES, POLAR REGIONS), UPPER ATMOSPHERE, ABSTRACTS, AIRGLOW, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, AURORAE, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, IONIZATION, COSMIC RAYS, CHARGED PARTICLES, OZONE, ELECTRON DENSITY, RADIO TRANSMISSION, GEOMAGNETISM, INSTRUMENTATION

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE