Accession Number : ADA018863
Title : Comparison of Theories for Intensity Fluctuations in Strong Turbulence.
Descriptive Note : Physical sciences research papers,
Corporate Author : AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS HANSCOM AFB MASS
Personal Author(s) : Fante,Ronald L.
Report Date : 26 SEP 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 18
Abstract : Theories for the intensity scintillations of a wave propagating through a thin, highly turbulent layer have recently been developed by both the optical and radio-astronomy communities. It is demonstrated here that these results, which are at first glance dissimilar, are in fact identical. (Author)
Descriptors : *Turbulence, *Atmospheric motion, *Atmospheric refraction, *Atmospheric physics, Optics, Optical phenomena, Wave propagation, Scintillation, Intensity, Optical analysis, Radio astronomy, Electromagnetic wave propagation, Spectra, Theory, Variations
Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE