Accession Number : AD0807004

Title :   SOLAR INDUCED LATERAL VIBRATIONS OF ALOUETTE SOUNDER ANTENNAS DURING EXTENSION,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH TELECOMMUNICATIONS ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Vigneron, F. R. ; Garrett, T. W.

Report Date : DEC 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The necessary conditions for a solar induced moment to create a lateral vibrational resonance in the sounder antennas on the Alouette satellites during antenna extension was investigated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SATELLITE ANTENNAS, VIBRATION), (*DIPOLE ANTENNAS, SATELLITE ANTENNAS), EXTENDABLE STRUCTURES, SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, CANADA, RESONANCE, SOLAR RADIATION, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, IONOSPHERE, SPIN STABILIZATION, DEFLECTION, EQUATIONS OF MOTION.

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE