Accession Number : AD0777212

Title :   Calibration of a Liquid Helium Cooled CVF (Circular Variable Filter) Radiometer in a Warm Environment.

Descriptive Note : Instrumentation papers,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

Personal Author(s) : Condron,Thomas P.

Report Date : 31 JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 61

Abstract : Approximate techniques for calibrating a liquid-helium-cooled radiometer in a warm environment are discussed and applied to a liquid-helium-cooled circular variable filter radiometer launched on a rocket in Alaska in March 1973. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Radiometers, *Calibration, Liquid cooling, Liquid helium, Cryogenics, Infrared detection, Sounding rockets

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE