Physics of meteor generated shock waves in the Earth's atmosphere – A review

Elizabeth A. Silber, Mark Boslough, Wayne K. Hocking, Maria Gritsevich, R. W Whitaker

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6 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)489-532
Number of pages44
JournalAdvances in Space Research
Volume62
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2018

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Keywords

  • Cylindrical shock wave
  • Meteor
  • Meteor radar
  • Meteoroid
  • Shock physics
  • Shock wave

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Space and Planetary Science

WoS ResearchAreas Categories

  • Astronomy & Astrophysics
  • Geosciences, Multidisciplinary
  • Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences

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Silber, Elizabeth A. ; Boslough, Mark ; Hocking, Wayne K. ; Gritsevich, Maria ; Whitaker, R. W. / Physics of meteor generated shock waves in the Earth's atmosphere – A review. In: Advances in Space Research. 2018 ; Vol. 62, No. 3. pp. 489-532.
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Physics of meteor generated shock waves in the Earth's atmosphere – A review. / Silber, Elizabeth A.; Boslough, Mark; Hocking, Wayne K.; Gritsevich, Maria; Whitaker, R. W.

In: Advances in Space Research, Vol. 62, No. 3, 01.08.2018, p. 489-532.

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