Browne, S. and Hargreaves, J. K. and Honary, B. (1995) An imaging riometer for ionospheric studies. Electronics & Communication Engineering Journal, 7 (5). pp. 209-217. ISSN 0954-0695Full text not available from this repository.
An imaging riometer for ionospheric studies (IRIS) is described. This phased-array system has been continuously operating in northern Finland since late 1994, and permits spatial observation of ionospheric absorption of radio waves over the surrounding area. The paper gives an introduction to the principles of riometry and ionospheric absorption; it describes the physical implementation of the system and presents some initial results. Consideration is also given to the effect of the absorption on radio links operating in the auroral regions, which can be severe.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Electronics & Communication Engineering Journal|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||riometer DCS-publications-id ; art-1 ; DCS-publications-credits ; iono-fa ; iris ; DCS-publications-personnel-id ; 6 ; 1|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > School of Computing & Communications|
|Deposited By:||Dr Steve Marple|
|Deposited On:||20 Jun 2008 15:33|
|Last Modified:||09 Apr 2014 22:17|
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