Application of the GTD to a concentric, isotropic ionosphere

  • R. Michael Jones
Part of the Mitteilungen aus dem Max-Planck-Institut für Aeronomie book series (AERONOMIE, volume No. 37, 1968)


A concentric, isotropic ionosphere is probably the simplest example of an ionospherically reflected wave diffracted by the earth. It is also probably one of the few cases where application of the GTD gives an analytical solution. It has the further advantage that a rigorous solution exists for comparison.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1968

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