27 February 1981 Overview Of Near Millimeter Wave Propagation
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Proceedings Volume 0259, Millimeter Optics; (1981) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.959642
Event: 1980 Huntsville Technical Symposium, 1980, Huntsville, United States
Abstract
Near millimeter wave (NMMW) propagation problems are divided into three classes: propagation through homogeneous, turbid, and turbulent atmospheres. These classical forms include anomalous water vapor absorption in a homogeneous atmosphere as well as scintillation phenomena associated with propagation through severe weather and "dirty battlefield" environments. Examples of the existing, inadequate, scintillation data base are given and the lack of supporting meteorological data noted. Carefully designed NMMW scintillation experiments with equally carefully designed micro-meteorological support are needed.
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Walter A. Flood, "Overview Of Near Millimeter Wave Propagation", Proc. SPIE 0259, Millimeter Optics, (27 February 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.959642; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.959642
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