Accession Number:

AD0445245

Title:

AN AURORAL PHOTOMETER FOR THE I.Q,S.Y.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) RADIO AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-05-12

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

A description is given of a simple auroral photometer which is intended to be used in an extended program of auroral photometry during and after the International Years of the Quiet Sun. Absolute auroral intensities will be measured at four wavelengths and recorded on a logarithmic scale. The instrument incorporates a precision timer and automatic control circuits, and is designed for relatively unattended operation.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE