Accession Number:

ADA265493

Title:

An Analysis of the Composition of Auroral Emissions in the Near Infrared

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

109.0

Abstract:

This document discusses the history of auroral science and the fundamentals of aurora. Analytical methods include non-linear least squares method, bland models, NIRS convolver and error analysis. Atomic emissions and molecular emissions are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE