Accession Number : AD0769918

Title :   Incoherent Scatter Radar Measurements in the Upper Atmosphere.

Descriptive Note : Topical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s) : White,R. K.

Report Date : NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The technical note is one of a series devoted to a brief description of scientific programs that contribute to an understanding of the physics and chemistry of the upper atmosphere under normal and disturbed conditions. This issue discusses one such experiment--the DNA project 617 radar at the Chatanika, Alaska field site. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*Atmospheric sounding, *Ionospheric disturbances), Radar reflections, Aurorae, Electron density, Nuclear explosions, Alaska

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE