Accession Number : ADA266403


Title :   Optical Ionospheric Instrumentation and Research


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 3 Nov 1989-3 Nov 1992


Corporate Author : KEO CONSULTANTS BROOKLINE MA


Personal Author(s) : Eather, Robert H ; Ning, Peter A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266403.pdf


Report Date : 18 Dec 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 53


Abstract : Keo Consultants participated in the research of the Ionospheric Applications Branch at Phillips Laboratory, by implementing improvements in research optical instrumentation (photometers and imagers). This research involved numerous field trips to study aurora, airglow, ionospheric scintillations, barium releases, and heater experiments. Keo customized instrument control software for each application, and developed software to display the resultant images and compare with other data sets.... Ionosphere, Aurora, Airglow, Optical instrumentation


Descriptors :   *IONOSPHERIC SCINTILLATION , *OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS , COMPUTER PROGRAMS , IONOSPHERE , OPTICAL IMAGES , IMAGES , RELEASE , AIRGLOW , PHOTOMETERS , LATITUDE , RADIUS(MEASURE) , BARIUM , INSTRUMENTATION , AURORAE , ELEVATION , AZIMUTH


Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Optics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE