Accession Number : ADA118921

Title :   Low Energy Electron and Photon Cross Sections for O, N2, and O2 and Related Data.

Descriptive Note : Environmental research papers,

Corporate Author : BEDFORD RESEARCH ASSOCIATES MA

Personal Author(s) : Wadzinski,H T ; Jasperse,J R

PDF Url : ADA118921

Report Date : 04 Jan 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 367

Abstract : The purpose of this report is to provide a set of low energy (0-300 eV) cross sections for use in calculating the photoelectron flux in the terrestrial daytime ionosphere. Also given are data on the neutral particle composition of the upper atmosphere and ionizing electromagnetic radiation from the sun.

Descriptors :   *ELECTRON NUCLEAR CROSS SECTIONS, *PHOTON CROSS SECTIONS, IONOSPHERE, ION DENSITY, ELECTRON DENSITY, ATOMS, MOLECULES, ENERGY LEVELS, EXCITATION, IONIZATION, SOLAR RADIATION, IONIZING RADIATION, OXYGEN, NITROGEN, GRAPHS

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE