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Inuvik SuperDARN Radar Facility
Principal Investigator: McWilliams, Kathryn
Licensed Year(s): 2019 2018 2017
Summary: Just as high and low pressure systems drive normal weather, high and low voltages drive space weather. The radar network is designed to measure these voltage patterns several hundred kilometers above the ground, and these patterns project out into space along the Earth's magnetic field lines. The radar installation is rather simple, requiring transmitting and receiving electronics in a small bu...