Kennelly layer

(also Kennelly–Heaviside layer)
noun another name for E-layer.

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  • Kennelly layer — …   Useful english dictionary

  • layer — Synonyms and related words: Appleton layer, F layer, Heaviside Kennelly layer, Van Allen belt, arrange in layers, belt, bookie, chemosphere, delaminate, desquamate, exfoliate, flake, ionosphere, isothermal region, laminate, lay down, lay up,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Kennelly — is a surname and may refer to:* Ardyth Kennelly, American novelist * Arthur Edwin Kennelly, American engineer * Barbara B. Kennelly, Connecticut Representative * Brendan Kennelly, Irish poet and novelist * Keala Kennelly, American surfer * Martin …   Wikipedia

  • Kennelly-Heaviside layer — [ken′əl ē hev′ē sīd΄] n. [after A. Kennelly (1861 1939), U.S. electrical engineer & O. Heaviside (1850 1925), Eng physicist] E LAYER …   English World dictionary

  • Kennelly-Heaviside layer — The Kennelly Heaviside layer, also known as the E region or simply the Heaviside layer, is a layer of ionised gas occurring at 90 ndash;150 km above the ground mdash; one of several layers in the Earth s ionosphere. It reflects medium frequency… …   Wikipedia

  • Kennelly, Arthur Edwin — ▪ American electrical engineer born Dec. 17, 1861, Colaba, India died June 18, 1939, Boston       U.S. electrical engineer who made innovations in analytic methods in electronics, particularly the definitive application of complex number theory… …   Universalium

  • Kennelly, Arthur Edwin — SUBJECT AREA: Broadcasting, Electricity, Electronics and information technology, Telecommunications [br] b. 17 December 1871 Colaba, Bombay, India d. 18 June 1939 Boston, Massachusetts, USA [br] Anglo American electrical engineer who predicted… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Kennelly-Heaviside-Schicht — Ionosphärenschichten (engl. Layer) in Abhängigkeit von der Tageszeit Die Kennelly Heaviside Schicht, auch E Schicht genannt, ist ein Teil der Ionosphäre der Erde. Sie ist eine der Schichten der Ionosphäre an denen kurzwellige Radiosignale… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kennelly-Heaviside layer — /ken l ee hev ee suyd /. Physics. See E layer. [1920 25; named after Arthur Edwin Kennelly (1861 1939), U.S. electrical engineer, and O. HEAVISIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Kennelly — noun United States electrical engineer noted for his work on the theory of alternating currents; independently of Oliver Heaviside he discovered the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1861 1939) • Syn: ↑A.… …   Useful english dictionary

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