Accession Number : AD0769974

Title :   Propagation and Reception of Partially Coherent Waves in Random Media.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Dec 71-30 Jun 73,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Ishimaru,Akira

Report Date : JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The final report gives a summary of all the work completed and under way under this contract covering the period from December 1971 to June 1973. The work covers a broad spectrum including remote probing of atmospheric turbulence and wind velocity, wave fluctuations in localized turbulence, multiple scattering effects in rain, and wide band wave propagation in random particles and turbulence. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*Microwaves, Atmospheric motion), (*Atmospheric motion, Remote detectors), Wind velocity, Integral equations, Coherent radiation, Rain, Attenuation

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE