Observations of atmospheric gravity waves by radio interferometry: are results biased by the observational technique?

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Mercier, C.; Jacobson, A. R.;
  • Publisher: Copernicus Publications
  • Journal: Annales Geophysicae (issn: 0992-7689, eissn: 1432-0576)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s00585-997-0430-6
  • Subject: [SDU.STU]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences | Geophysics. Cosmic physics | Q | [ SDU.STU ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences | [ SDU.OCEAN ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Ocean, Atmosphere | Science | Physics | [SDU.OCEAN]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Ocean, Atmosphere | QC1-999 | QC801-809

International audience; In this paper we present a quantitative comparison between a large data base of medium-scale atmospheric gravity waves (AGWs) observed by radio interferometry of transionospheric radio sources and the results of a numerical simulation of the obse... View more
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