atmospheric structure

atmospheric structure

[¦at·mə¦sfir·ik ′strək·chər]
(meteorology)
Atmospheric characteristics, including wind direction and velocity, altitude, air density, and velocity of sound.
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In addition, four to 16 radio soundings are being deployed to map the atmospheric structure in and above the valley.
However, rising temperatures have stabilized the city's atmospheric structure, making winds unlikely in the next few days, according to the Beijing Municipal Environmental Monitoring Center.
The result considers the focusing regime and also can be reduced to the result of the horizontal path when atmospheric structure constant is a fixed value.
New Horizons' sophisticated visible mappers and radio and ultraviolet instruments will provide the first unambiguous measurements of Pluto's atmospheric pressure, return precise details of the planet's atmospheric structure and composition, and determine the extent of hazes and clouds around the Plutonian globe.
The 18 presented papers, eight posters, and a summary of the concluding session explore their physics in relation to their stage of evolution, atmospheric structure and dynamics, stellar winds, and associated dust formation.
McKay is co-Investigator on the Titan probe atmospheric structure experiment (HASI).
Jacob begins with topics such as atmospheric structure and atmospheric transport, and continues with geometrical cycles, the greenhouse effect, and acid rain.
Washington, Feb 24 ( ANI ): The Universe could be home to billions of Earth-like planets but a great majority of them may have a totally different internal and atmospheric structure as compared to our planet, scientists suggest.
The Huygens Atmospheric Structure Instrument (HASI) studied the local conditions as the probe descended.
McKay is co-Investigator on the Than probe atmospheric structure experiment (HASI).
However, to solve this puzzle we need to probe the atmospheric structure whenever we can with stellar occultations.
The SAC-C satellite, launched by the Argentine Commission on Space Activities, was designed to study terrestrial and marine ecosystems, measure space radiation and determine variability in the atmospheric structure, provide measurements of the geomagnetic field, and measure the long wavelength component of the gravity field.
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