Accession Number:

AD0255662

Title:

RADIATION STUDIES FROM NUCLEAR EMULSIONS AND METALLIC COMPONENTS RECOVERED FROM POLAR SATELLITE ORBITS

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AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

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Report Date:

1961-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

This study discusses two blocks of Ilford G5 emulsions, plus metallic components, that were recovered from the polar orbiting satellites, Discoverer XVII and XVIII. This discussion covers the Class 3 flare of 12 Nov 1960 in relation to the Discoverer XVII exposure photographic processing of satellite-exposed emulsions preliminary cosmic-ray observations on orbited emulsions and radiochemical analyses of the Discoverer capsules. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE