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The Resource Probing the sky with radio waves : from wireless technology to the development of atmospheric science, Chen-Pang Yeang

Probing the sky with radio waves : from wireless technology to the development of atmospheric science, Chen-Pang Yeang

Label
Probing the sky with radio waves : from wireless technology to the development of atmospheric science
Title
Probing the sky with radio waves
Title remainder
from wireless technology to the development of atmospheric science
Statement of responsibility
Chen-Pang Yeang
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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Yeang, Chen-Pang
Dewey number
538/.767
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC676.4
LC item number
.Y43 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radio waves
  • Radio waves
  • Atmospheric physics
  • Amateur radio stations
Label
Probing the sky with radio waves : from wireless technology to the development of atmospheric science, Chen-Pang Yeang
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223105906144
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From propagation studies to active sensors -- pt. 1. Conceiving long-range propagation, 1901-19. Theorizing transatlatic wireless with surface diffraction -- The U.S. Navy and the Austin-Cohen Formula -- Synthesis with atmospheric reflection -- pt. 2. Discovering the ionosphere, 1920-26. Radio amateurs launch the short-wave era -- From the skip zone to magneto-ionic refraction -- British radio research and the moments of discovery -- Pulse echo, CIW, and radio probing of the ionosphere-- pt. 3. Theory matters, 1926-35. Consolidating a general magneto-ionic theory -- Handling microphysics --pt. 4. Conclusion. A new way of seeing the world
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 361 pages
Isbn
9780226015194
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013009936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022503339
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 830646777
  • (OCoLC)830646777
Label
Probing the sky with radio waves : from wireless technology to the development of atmospheric science, Chen-Pang Yeang
Publication
Bar code
31223105906144
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From propagation studies to active sensors -- pt. 1. Conceiving long-range propagation, 1901-19. Theorizing transatlatic wireless with surface diffraction -- The U.S. Navy and the Austin-Cohen Formula -- Synthesis with atmospheric reflection -- pt. 2. Discovering the ionosphere, 1920-26. Radio amateurs launch the short-wave era -- From the skip zone to magneto-ionic refraction -- British radio research and the moments of discovery -- Pulse echo, CIW, and radio probing of the ionosphere-- pt. 3. Theory matters, 1926-35. Consolidating a general magneto-ionic theory -- Handling microphysics --pt. 4. Conclusion. A new way of seeing the world
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 361 pages
Isbn
9780226015194
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013009936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022503339
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 830646777
  • (OCoLC)830646777

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