Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Graduate and Postdoc Studies
Department: Physics and Engin Physics
Deals with the application of radio methods to studies of the upper atmosphere. Topics discussed include the magneto-ionic theory; scattering of radio waves by meteors and aurora, scattering, generation and absorption of radio waves in the solar and terrestrial atmospheres, solar-terrestrial-relations and the methods of radio astronomy applied to upper atmospheric measurements.
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