Accession Number : AD0762207

Title :   Fog Modification - A Technology Assessment

Descriptive Note : Air Force surveys in geophysics

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS HANSCOM AFB MA

Personal Author(s) : Silverman, Bernard A ; Weinstein, Alan I

PDF Url : AD0762207

Report Date : 12 Mar 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : The report is a comprehensive review of fog modification. It includes discussions of the physical structure and climatological characteristics of various types of fog. The three different methods of fog modification, that is, removal, evaporation and prevention are discussed, as are the general requirements of fog dispersal. In depth descriptions are given of the techniques used to modify supercooled, warm, and ice fog.

Descriptors :   *FOG, AIRPORTS, ARTIFICIAL PRECIPITATION, CLIMATE, EVAPORATION, REMOVAL, VISIBILITY

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE