Accession Number:

ADA000931

Title:

Design Instrumentation for Use in Measuring Atmospheric Density.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 30 Mar 72-30 Mar 74,

Corporate Author:

TRI-CON ASSOCIATES INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

The objective of this contract was to design, fabricate, assemble, test, calibrate and prepare for launch satellite-borne instrumentation to measure upper atmospheric density using two Cold Cathode Density Gauges and one Hot Filament Density Gauge. A further objective was to modify a Government furnished Cold Cathode Density Gauge System to make it compatible with the satellite specifications.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE