Effects of Rain. Rain Structure and Rain--Rate Statistics. Rain--Rate Climate Models. Modeling Attenuation by Rain. Attenuation Mitigation via Diversity. Worst--Month Statistics. Estimating Risk. References. Appendix. Index.
ROBERT K. CRANE is Professor of Electrical Engineering and Professor of Meteorology at the University of Oklahoma. He has also served as Research Professor in the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College, as Chairman of the U.S. National Committee of the International Radio Scientific Union, and as Chairman of Commission F of the International Radio Scientific Union. Dr. Crane is a Certified Consulting Meteorologist of the American Meteorological Society.
"Robert Crane has written a highly technical and useful manual that those in communications engineering will find useful." (E--Streams, Vol. 7, No. 5)