The Rocket as a Research Vehicle

  1. Hugh Odishaw and
  2. Stanley Ruttenberg
  1. P. H. Wyckoff

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM002p0102

Geophysics and the IGY: Proceedings of the Symposium at the Opening of the International Geophysical Year

Geophysics and the IGY: Proceedings of the Symposium at the Opening of the International Geophysical Year

How to Cite

Wyckoff, P. H. (1958) The Rocket as a Research Vehicle, in Geophysics and the IGY: Proceedings of the Symposium at the Opening of the International Geophysical Year (eds H. Odishaw and S. Ruttenberg), American Geophysical Union, Washington D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM002p0102

Author Information

  1. Aerosol Physics Laboratory, Geophysics Research Directorate, Air Force Cambridge Research Center, L.G. Hanscom Field, Bedford, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1958

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900025

Online ISBN: 9781118669587

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Keywords:

  • Aerobee;
  • Atmospheric structure;
  • Ionized layers;
  • Magnetic fields;
  • Nike-Cajun;
  • Rocket;
  • Rockoon;
  • Solar radiation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Research Rocket

  • Measurements

  • Conclusion