Accession Number : AD0777075

Title :   DNA Project 617 Radar: Auroral Ionospheric Measurements.

Descriptive Note : Final management rept. Dec 72-Dec 73,

Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Baron,Murray J.

Report Date : JAN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : The report summarizes the 1973 SRI research efforts associated with the Chatanika incoherent-scatter radar. Additions and improvements to the radar hardware are described. New software and modifications to existing software were implemented. The functions of these programs are described. Over 180 hours of data were recorded during the year and the dates, times, and purposes of radar operation are listed. The research results are summarized in the form of abstracts of papers that have resulted from the project efforts. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Radar, *Atmospheric sounding, Incoherent scattering, Ionosphere, Radar equipment, Computer programming, Data reduction

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE