Effect of the temperature spectrum of active ice nuclei on targeting of seeded orographic precipitation
Keywords:Weather Modification Research, Instrumentation
AbstractSeeding a supercooled cloud or cloud system with ice forming nuclei marks the start of ice phase weather modification. The characteristics of ice nuclei not only can be controlled within the existing technology, but they also largely affect the results of seeding. Weather modification research programs in general aim at determining conditions for maximizing the physical effect, although factors such as eco|ogical and economical problems have to be simultaneously considered. Whereas, in actual operations, optimization of the physical seeding effect will be pursued in consideration with the overall circumstances.....
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