Accession Number : AD0822384

Title :   THE DOPPLER EFFECT IN SPACE TRAVEL (DER DOPPLER EFFECKT IN DER RAUMFAHRT).

Descriptive Note : Unedited rough draft translation,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Naumann, H. D.

Report Date : 20 APR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The significance and applications of the Doppler effect in space travel, space-to-Earth communications, space-to-space communications, and space navigation were discussed on the basis of reference in the literature. The following subjects were covered: the basic principles of the Doppler effect, relations between transmitting and receiving frequency, measurement of orbital paths and orbital velocities with the aid of the Doppler effect, disturbances caused by the ionosphere, and navigation with the aid of the Doppler effect. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DOPPLER EFFECT), (*SPACE COMMUNICATIONS, FREQUENCY SHIFT, SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS, RADIO TRANSMISSION, EAST GERMANY, SPACE FLIGHT.

Subject Categories : Radiofrequency Wave Propagation
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE