Radio Science Observing: v. 1
Among the hottest topics right now are those related to radio: radio astronomy, amateur radio, propagation studies, spheric hunting, searching for solar flares using VLF radio and related subjects. Begin "listening to the heavens" with this book. Includes a CD-ROM.
- Mixed media product | 428 pages
- 185.42 x 233.68 x 25.4mm | 748.42g
- 31 Jan 1998
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Delmar Cengage Learning
- Clifton Park, United States
Table of contents
The cosmos - radio signal generator; radio astronomy; radio receiver systems; radio signal propagation; signals, noise and reception; whistler hunting; solar flare and SID hunting; monitoring the planet Jupiter; observing radio phenomenon during eclipses; very low frequency (VLF) receivers (10-100 KHz); low frequency, medium wave and shortwave receivers; loop antennas for VLF reception; meteor detection by radio; antenna fundamentals; radio antenna examples; using a Geiger counter to detect solar flares; instrumentation circuits; mechanical recorders; computer-based recording; spectrum analysis of radioscience signals; doing good science observing; search for extra-terrestrial intelligence (SETI).