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Author Hunsucker, R. D.

Title The high-latitude ionosphere and its effects on radio propagation / R.D. Hunsucker, J.K. Hargreaves
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 617 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Cambridge atmospheric and space science series
Cambridge atmospheric and space science series.
Contents Basic principles of the ionosphere -- Geophysical phenomena influencing the high-latitude ionosphere -- Fundamentals of terrestrial radio propagation -- Radio techniques for probing the ionosphere -- The high-latitude F region and the trough -- The aurora, the substorm, and the E region -- The high-latitude D region -- High-latitude radio propagation : part 1 -- fundamentals and early results -- High-latitude radio propagation : part 2 -- modeling, prediction, and mitigation of problems
Summary A modern treatment of the physics and phenomena of the ionosphere, beginning with the basics of radio propagation and the use of radio techniques in ionospheric studies. Ample cross-referencing, chapter summaries and reference lists make this book an invaluable aid for graduate students, ionospheric physicists and radio engineers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 607-611) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ionospheric radio wave propagation.
Form Electronic book
Author Hargreaves, J. K. (John Keith), 1930-
ISBN 0511065299 (electronic bk.)
0511535759 (electronic bk.)
9780511065293 (electronic bk.)
9780511535758 (electronic bk.)