Accession Number : ADA266244

Title :   Characterization of UV Emissions Resulting from Electronic Energy Transfer in Atmospheric Molecules.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 23 Oct 89-23 Oct 92,

Corporate Author : ORION INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGIES INC ALBUQUERQUE NM

Personal Author(s) : Thomas, Joseph M. ; Dentamaro, Anthony V.

Report Date : 28 APR 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 63

Abstract : Electronically excited metastable diatomics are energy rich 1, 2, and are known to play an important role in the chemistry of normal and perturbed atmospheres. The dynamics of these species includes both chemical reactivity and collisional energy transfer

Descriptors :   *MOLECULES, *ATMOSPHERES, *ENERGY TRANSFER, *ELECTRONIC STATES, *NITROGEN OXIDES, ELECTRON TRANSFER, METASTABLE STATE, ROTATION, TEMPERATURE, OPTICS, RESONANCE, COLLISIONS, PHOTONS, IONIZATION, SIGNATURES, EMISSION.

Subject Categories : Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Physical Chemistry
      Inorganic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE