IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The role of rain in satellite communications

Author(s): D.C. Hogg ; Ta-Shing Chu
Sponsor(s): IEEE Publication
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 1975
Volume: 63
Page(s): 1,308 - 1,331
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9219
ISSN (Online): 1558-2256
DOI: 10.1109/PROC.1975.9940
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The most fundamental obstacle encountered in design of satellite communication systems at frequencies above 10 GHz is attenuation by rain. The microwave power radiated toward an earth station,... View More

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