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Wind gradients at meteor heights over mid-latitude stations

Devara, PCS and Chandrasekhar, G and Ahmed, MI (1986) Wind gradients at meteor heights over mid-latitude stations. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences - Earth and Planetary Sciences, 95 (3). pp. 427-434.

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Abstract

The gradients of amplitude and phase of diurnal and semidiurnal components of zonal and meridional winds in the height intervals of 80-90 km and 90-100 km are studied using the meteor wind radar data collected at Atlanta (34°N, 84°W) during the period August 1974-March 1978. The results are compared with those at Adelaide (35°S, 139°E). It is found that the gradients vary in an opposite manner between the two height intervals.

Item Type: Article
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Uncontrolled Keywords: amplitude and phase gradients; diurnal and semidiurnal components; meteor winds; mid latitudes
Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology
Depositing User: IITM Library
Date Deposited: 02 May 2015 09:59
Last Modified: 02 May 2015 09:59
URI: http://moeseprints.incois.gov.in/id/eprint/1225

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