Accession Number : AD0782604

Title :   The Effect of Snow on Antenna Radiation Patterns: A Presentation of Results,

Corporate Author : COMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH CENTRE OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Jenkins,Robert W.

Report Date : 09 MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : In order that future HF installations be properly planned, a need exists for easily usable information regarding the effects of environment and environmental changes on antenna radiation patterns. This communication presents the results of calculations showing the effect of snow cover on the radiation patterns of base-fed vertical whip antennas. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Antenna radiation patterns, *Meteorological phenomena, *Snow, High frequency, Attenuation, Radiation, Electrical grounding, Canada

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE