Accession Number : AD0869098

Title :   Mode Conversion Program for an Inhomogeneous Isotropic Ionosphere.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ELECTRONICS LAB CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Pappert, Richard A. ; Smith, Robert R.

Report Date : 01 APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 103

Abstract : The report presents a Fortran 4 computer program for numerically determining mode conversion coefficients and mode sums (for vertical dipole excitation) for a waveguide which is inhomogeneous in both the direction vertical to the ground and in the direction of propagation. No allowance is made for anisotropy. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIO WAVES, IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION), (*IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), VERY LOW FREQUENCY, WAVEGUIDES, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION.

Subject Categories : Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE