Accession Number : AD0769060

Title :   Refractive Index Measurements by Adaptive Techniques (RIMDAPT: Phase 1).

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. no. 1, 1 Sep 72-31 Aug 73,

Corporate Author : ADAPTRONICS INC MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : VAN Straten,Florence w. ; Barron,Roger L.

Report Date : SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 63

Abstract : The annual report presents results of a demonstration of the Adaptronics Method for atmospheric refractive index measurements via adaptive inference. It is shown that refractivity profiles computed by this method can provide significant improvement in ray trace accuracy. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERIC REFRACTION, REFRACTIVE INDEX), MEASUREMENT, RADAR SIGNALS, C BAND

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE