Accession Number:

ADA629697

Title:

Inferring Atmospheric Turbulence Structure Using Synthetic Aperture Radar Images of the Ocean Surface

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

My long-term goal is advance our abilities to remotely sense the properties of the marine atmospheric boundary layer, including mean wind speed and direction, the depth of the boundary layer, and the spatial distribution of atmospheric turbulence and associated fluxes, using synthetic aperture radar SAR.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE