Accession Number:

AD0631801

Title:

CONFERENCE ON THE EARTH'S ALBEDO NEUTRON FLUX, OCTOBER 15-16, 1963,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-10-16

Pagination or Media Count:

221.0

Abstract:

Contents Neutron conference attendees What determines the lifetime of trapped protons The cosmic-ray neutron leakage flux Neutron albedo and charged particle measurements on polar orbiting satellites Measurement of albedo neutron latitude variation from a polar orbiting satellite Albedo neutrons in space Neutrons from the sun Fast neutrons in the earths atmosphere Variation with depth and time variations at high altitudes Atmospheric neutron flux measurements Latitude survey of cosmic-ray intensity by Explorer 7, October 1959 to February 1961 Panel discussion on neutron detection.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE