Planetary distribution of middle-scale atmosphere gravity waves according to satellite measurements

1Lizunov, GV, 2Skorokhod, ТV
1Space Research Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and the State Space Agency of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2Ariel University, Israel
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2010, 16 ;(1):40-45
Publication Language: Russian
We present our results for reducing of mass-spectrometric measurements of concentrations of neutral atmosphere gases onboard the Dynamics Explorer 2 satellite. We investigated the global distribution of upper thermosphere wave activity, the dependence of wave parameters on geomagnetic activity, and the background level of atmosphere gravity waves at ionospheric heights.
Keywords: geomagnetic activity, gravity waves, wave parameters
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