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DESCANSO Publication List

Book Chapters by DESCANSO Staff
Listed Chronologically

Compiled by
    Joseph H. Yuen and Lincoln J. Wood
    Last Updated: January 2001

* To the readers: This list includes book chapters we are aware of by current JPL employees in Deep Space Communications and Navigation. If you know of other books that should be included or have corrections to the current list, please send the information to

John D. Anderson, "Feasibility of Determining the Mass of an Asteroid from a Spacecraft Flyby," in Physical Studies of Minor Planets, (Tom Gehrels, ed.), pp. 577-583, NASA, Washington, D. C., 1971.

Cavour Yeh, "Dynamic Fields," Chapter 5 in American Institute of Physics Handbook, 3rd Edition, (D. E. Gray, ed.), pp. 5.38-5.106, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1972.

Cavour Yeh, "Noncircular Optical Waveguides," a chapter in Optical Waverguides, (N. S. Kapany and J. E. Burke, eds.), pp. 258-292, Academic Press, New York, 1972.

Arvydas J. Kliore, "Current Methods of Radio Occultation Data Inversion," Proceedings of the Workshop on the Mathematics of Profile Inversion, NASA Ames Research Center, July 12-16, 1971, in NASA TMX-62, 150, (Lawrence Colin, ed.), pp, 3.2-3.16, NASA, Washington, D. C., 1972.

Arvydas J. Kliore, Gerald S. Levy, Dan L. Cain, Gunnar Fjeldbo, and S. Ichtiaque Rasool, "Atmosfera i ionosfera Venerii po dannim polucheniim, Marinerom 5 v Sdiapazonie vo vremya radiozatmyennia," in Fizika Lunii I Planet, pp. 262-268, Nauka, Moskva, Russia, 1972. (in Russian)

Arvydas J. Kliore, "Radiozatnyennie izmeryenia atmosfera Venerii, provedennyie Marinerom 5 v 10 centimetrovom diapazonie," in Fizika Lunii I Planet, pp. 269-272, Nauka, Moskva, Russia, 1972. (in Russian)

Arvydas J. Kliore, "Radar and Radio Exploration of the Planets," in Physics of the Solar System, NASA SP-300, (S. Ichtiaque Rasool, ed.), pp. 295-349, Washington, D. C., 1972.

William A. Imbriale, "Applications of the Method of Moments to Thin-Wire Elements and Arrays," a chapter in Topics in Applied Physics, Volume 3 Numerical and Asympotic Techniques in Electromagnetics, (Raj Mittra, ed.), pp. 5-50, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 1975.

Cavour Yeh, "Advances in Communication Through Light Fibers," a chapter in Advances in Communication Systems, (A. J. Viterbi and A. V. Balakrishnan, eds.), pp. 33-121, Academic Press, New York, 1975.

John D. Anderson, "The Gravity Field of Jupiter," in Jupiter, (Tom Gehrels, ed.), pp. 113-121, The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, Arizona, 1976.

John D. Anderson and William B. Hubbard, "Gravitational Fields and Interior Structure of the Giant Planets," in Exploration of the Outer Solar System, Vol. 50, (Eugene W. Greenstadt, Murray Dryer, and Devrie S. Intriligator, eds.), pp. 71-83, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, New York, 1976.

Arvydas J. Kliore and Peter M. Woiceshyn, "Structure of the Atmosphere of Jupiter from Pioneer 10 and 11 Radio Occultation," in Jupiter, (Tom Gehrels, ed.), pp. 213-237, University of Arizona Press, Tucson, Arizona, 1976.

Gunnar Fjeldbo, Arvydas J. Kliore, Boris Seidel, Donald N. Sweetnam, and Peter M. Woiceshyn, "The Pioneer 11 Radio Occultation: Measurement of the Jovian Ionosphere," in Jupiter, (Tom Gehrels, ed.), University of Arizona Press, Tucson, Arizona, 1976.

Ronald J. Pogorzelski and Kenneth A. Shapiro, "Introduction to the Physics of Remote Sensing," in Remote Sensing of Environment, (Joseph Lintz, Jr. and David S. Simonett, eds.), pp. 14-33,  Addison-Wesley, Reading, Massachusetts, 1976.

John D. Anderson, Giuseppi Colombo, Louis D. Friedman, et al., "An Arrow to the Sun," in Gravitazione Sperimentale, pp. 393-422,  Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Roma, Italy, 1977.

Arvydas J. Kliore, Peter M. Woiceshyn, and William B. Hubbard, "Pioneer 10/11 Radio Occultations of Jupiter," in Space Research XVII, (Michael J. Rycroft and Arthur C. Stickland, eds.), pp. 703-710, Pergamon Press, Oxford, England, 1977.

Arvydas J. Kliore, Charles Elachi, Indu R. Patel, and Jo-Bea Cimino, "Microwave Absorption Characteristics of the Clouds of Venus From Mariner 10 Radio Occultation," in Space Research XVIII, (Michael J. Rycroft and Arthur C. Stickland, eds.), pp. 449-453, Pergamon Press, Oxford, England, 1978.
Raj Mittra and Yahya Rahmat-Samii, "A Spectral Domain Analysis of High Frequency Diffraction Problems," in Electromagnetic Scattering, (P. L. E. Uslenghi, ed.), pp. 121-183, Academic Press, New York, 1978.