Accession Number : ADA115999

Title :   A Least Squares Approach to Missing Meteorological Data.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NEW MEXICO STATE UNIV LAS CRUCES PHYSICAL SCIENCE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Drummond,Jack D ; Lawrence,Francis A

PDF Url : ADA115999

Report Date : Apr 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : In battlefield situations it is not uncommon to lose all or a portion of the meteorological data needed for artillery ballistic purposes due to malfunction of equipment or the balloon bursting prematurely. This report describes several techniques to provide for these missing data. Further, a preliminary comparison of these techniques is made. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Meteorological data, Losses, Extrapolation, Interpolation, Regression analysis, Least squares method, Message processing, Artillery, Computer programs

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE