Millimeter-wave properties of the atmosphere

laboratory studies and propogation modeling
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U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration , [Washington, D.C.]
Millimeter waves -- Atmospheric effects -- Mathematical m
Other titlesMillimeter wave properties of the atmosphere
StatementHans J. Liebe and Donald H. Layton
SeriesNTIA report -- 87-224
ContributionsLayton, Donald H, United States. National Telecommunications and Information Administration, Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 74, [1] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14853055M

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