Whistlers and Related Ionospheric Phenomena (Dover Books on Electrical Engineering)
Whistlers and Related Ionospheric Phenomena (Dover Books on Electrical Engineering)
Whistlers and Related Ionospheric Phenomena (Dover Books on Electrical Engineering)
Dover Publications

Whistlers and Related Ionospheric Phenomena (Dover Books on Electrical Engineering)

  • Publish Date: 2006-01-20
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Robert A. Helliwell

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The investigation of whistlers and related phenomena is a key element in studies of very-low-frequency propagation, satellite communication, the outer ionosphere, and solar-terrestrial relationships. This comprehensive text presents a history of the study of the phenomena and includes all the elements necessary for the calculation of the characteristics of whistlers and whistler-mode signals.
An introduction and brief history are followed by a summary of the theory of whistlers and a detailed explanation of the calculation of their characteristics. Succeeding chapters offer a complete atlas of a variety of whistlers, including those observed in satellites and those generated by nuclear explosions; the results of satellite observation of whistler-mode propagation; the method of reducing whistler data and obtaining electron density information; a full atlas of the various kinds of emissions; and an outline and comparison of the theories of generation of emissions.

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