Attenuation due to rain is an important propagation effect which must be considered in the design of satellite telecommunication systems. The attenuation by rain depends on the temperature, size distribution, terminal velocity and shape of the raindrops.
|Title of host publication||COST 255: radiowave propagation modelling for SatCom Services at Ku-Band and above|
|Place of Publication||Noordwijk, the Netherlands|
|Publisher||ESA Publications Division|
|Number of pages||692|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|