Voyager radio occultation by the Uranian rings structure, dynamics, and particle sizes

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Published by Center for Radar Astronomy, Stanford Electronics Laboratories, Stanford University, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in Standford, CA, [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .

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  • Mathematical models.,
  • Microwaves.,
  • Radio occultation.,
  • Uranus rings.,
  • Uranus satellites.,
  • Voyager Project.

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StatementDonna Leigh Gresh.
Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA-CR-188539., Scientific report -- no. D845-1990-1., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-188539.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15407345M

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Gresh, D.L., "Voyager Radio Occultation by the Uranian Rings: Structure, Dynamics, and Particle Sizes," Ph.D. Thesis, Stanford Electronics Lab, Stanford U. Get this from a library. Voyager radio occultation by the Uranian rings: structure, dynamics, and particle sizes. [Donna Leigh Gresh; United States.

National Aeronautics and. Hyodo, Ryuki and Ohtsuki, Keiji Saturn’s F ring and shepherd satellites a natural outcome of satellite system formation. Nature Geoscience, Vol. 8, Issue.

9, p. The Voyager 2 Radio Science Subsystem occultations of the Uranian alpha and beta rings exhibit quasi-periodic optical depth variations with radial wavelengths that vary with longitude.

Voyager RSS Return to RSS data set data set page. Thirty wave features, observed in and 13 cm-wavelength optical depth profiles of Saturn's rings obtained by Voyager 1 radio occultation, are analyzed individually and comparatively. For the phone sometimes referred to as the Voyager 2, see LG enV touch.

Voyager 2 Voyager spacecraft Operator. The rings were directly imaged when Voyager 2 passed Uranus inand the probe was able to detect two additional faint rings – bringing the number of observed rings to The rings of Uranus were discovered on Maby James L.

Elliot, Edward W. Dunham, and Jessica Mink. William Herschel had also reported observing rings in ; modern astronomers are divided on whether he could have seen them, as they are very dark and faint. Bynine distinct rings were identified.

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