Accession Number : ADA603150


Title :   Space Weather: Measurements, Models and Predictions


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 11 Apr 2009-6 Jan 2014


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB KIRTLAND AFB NM SPACE VEHICLES DIRECTORATE


Personal Author(s) : Doherty, Patricia H ; Webb, David ; Huston, Stuart ; Kuchar, Thomas ; Mizuno, Donald ; Burke, William ; Perry, Kara ; Sullivan, James


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a603150.pdf


Report Date : 21 Mar 2014


Pagination or Media Count : 46


Abstract : Boston College has provided scientific and technical support to the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Space Vehicles Directorate to include a number of innovative research and analysis programs to understand the fundamental solar and magnetospheric processes and mechanisms that drive and control the Earth s space environment in order to understand, specify, anticipate, and mitigate the effects of space weather on Air Force systems.


Descriptors :   *SOLAR FLARES , *SPACECRAFT , *WEATHER , MAGNETOSPHERE , MODELS , PREDICTIONS , SPACE ENVIRONMENTS


Subject Categories : Astrophysics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE