Accession Number : AD0839124

Title :   FAST SUN MAP PROGRAM.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. May-Nov 67,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Mitchell, Richard L. ; Chamberlain, S. M.

Report Date : JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 85

Abstract : This report is a complete documentation of the Fast Sun Map Program used at the Aerospace Corporation Space Radio Systems Facility. The computer program controls the 15-ft paraboloidal, 3-mm wavelength antenna so that radiometric maps of the sun can be obtained in about 4 minutes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), (*SUN, TEMPERATURE), (*RADIO TELESCOPES, PARABOLIC ANTENNAS, MILLIMETER WAVES, MAPPING, SURFACE PROPERTIES, EXTRATERRESTRIAL RADIO WAVES, RADIOMETERS, EPHEMERIDES, SUBROUTINES, FLOW CHARTING.

Subject Categories : Astrophysics
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE