Accession Number:

ADA156168

Title:

A Ray Trace Program for Line-of-Sight Microwave Communication Links.

Descriptive Note:

Environmental research papers,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE GEOPHYSICS LAB HANSCOM AFB MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-10-18

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

A ray trace program tailored to Line-of-Sight LOS communication links is described. The principal products of the program are the following 1 a ray trace diagram, 2 a time of arrival plot, and 3 an angle of arrival plot. The ray trace allows for a complex terrain, multiple meteorological profiles, and has options for the type of reflection to be used. Keywords include Atmospheric propagation, Microwave communication, and Ray tracing.

Subject Categories:

  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE