Accession Number : AD0768051

Title :   Molecular Oxygen in the a singlet Delta(g) State in the Upper Atmosphere,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Vlasov,M. N.

Report Date : 17 SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The translation discusses molecular oxygen in the upper atmosphere, especially the a singlet Delta(g) excited electronic state. The report includes a review of some experimental observations, theories of formation, and relevant kinetics and photochemistry.

Descriptors :   (*OXYGEN, *UPPER ATMOSPHERE), MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS, ELECTRON TRANSITIONS, EXCITATION, LUMINESCENCE, USSR, PHOTOCHEMICAL REACTIONS, REACTION KINETICS, OZONE, IONOSPHERE

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE