Accession Number:

ADA244584

Title:

Theoretical Support to NRL's Upper Atmospheric Branch: Physics and Chemistry of the Upper and Middle Atmospheres With Emphasis on Daytime, Nighttime, and Auroral Optical Emissions.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 85-Jul 88.

Corporate Author:

COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS INC ANNANDALE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

201.0

Abstract:

Contents Dayglow, nightglow, and auroral odd nitrogen studies Using susim to measure extinction by ozone An orbital code to support studies on the use of susimuars for measuring atmospheric extinction Contamination of extinction profiles between 2500 and 3000 a due to stratospheric aerosols of volcanic origin Documentation of key improvements to our dayglow model synthetic spectra for any look direction Rayleight scattering and dayglow background from 1200 to 3000 A.

Subject Categories:

  • Optics
  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE