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edited by Jürgen Rendtel and Rainer Arlt (2011 - revised edition)
Contents: general meteor astronomy - visual observations of major and minor showers - video observations - photographic observations - radio observations - telescopic observations - meteor shower descriptions - analyses and calculations
edited by Marc Gyssens and Paul Roggemans
From the contents: NASA All Sky Fireball Network - dark flight calculations - near-earth asteroids as source of meteors - evolution of Halley's comet and the Orionids - Draconid meteor storms - narrow-band photometry of meteors - ESA's Meteor Research Group - Epsilons - ELF, VLF, and meteors - Slovak and French Video Meteor Network - orbits of meteoroids under the influence of gravitational and nongravitational forces - Polish Fireball Network - Two bright fireballs over Hungary - Tunguska 1908 and the gas pouch and soil fluidization hypothesis
edited by D.J. Asher, A.A. Christou, P. Atreya and G. Barentsen
Contents: video meteor networks - analyzing video meteor data - fase meteorites in Britain - cascading fragmentation of Comet 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 - radiant determination - determination of meteoroid flux - modern models of meteoroid fracture - meteor work of E.J. Öpik at Armagh Observatory - computer vision in meteor research - observations of Perseids and other major meteor showers.
edited by Zeljko Andreic and Javor Kac
Contents: Interplanetary dust and the terrestrial region of
interplanetary dust - recent meteor shower calculations - numerical
models of the Geminids - analysis of visual, photographic, and video
observations of the Perseids - a fireball spectrum - forward scatter
radio observations of meteors - meteoroid and meteoroid stream orbit
determination - the Tunguska event - terrestrial meteorite craters
and the type of their impactors - computing meteoroid flux densities
from radio observations.
edited by Stanislav Kaniansky and Peter Zimnikoval
Contents: Visual observations of meteor showers - the concept of mean orbit of a meteoroid stream - estimation of separation distance of meteoroid fragments - analysis of the atmospheric trajectories of some famous meteorite-producing fireballs - portable radio system for automated meteor activity recording - atmospheric dust detection
during the Quadrantid meteor shower - possible meteoroid detections with next-generation all-sky cameras - impact orbits and paths of risk of several dangerous asteroids with the Earth and Mars.
edited by Juergen Rendtel and Jeremie Vaubaillon
Contents: permanent double-station meteor camera setup - digital all-sky cameras - new method for entry dynamics determination - the 2006 Leonid outburst - online analysis of visual data - enhanced Orionid activity in 2006 - spectroscopic analysis of Geminids - detecting polarization of meteor light - determining meteor radar sensitivity - observational results.
edited by Jonathan Mc Auliffe and Detlef Koschny
Contents: Contents: definition and terminology - orbit determination - use of meteoroid orbit data - meteor shower nomenclature rules - single, double and multistation meteor observations - meteor trajectory determination - IAU Photographic Meteor Database - Unified Meteor Database - Virtual Meteor Observatory - software and equipment
edited by Felix Bettonvil and Javor Kac
Contents: IMO Working List of Meteor Showers - meteor showers and their parent bodies - model of the Geminids - sources and rates of sporadic meteors - meteor software - Stardust entry as artificial meteor - direct meteoroid detection with
Spitzer Space Telescope
edited by Cis Verbeeck and Jean-Marc Wislez, 2006
Contents: Detailed description of a statistical theory for deriving the flux densities and mass index of meteor streams from radio observations, as developed by Prof. Oleg Belkovich and his team. Also includes papers on other lectures given at the RMS 2005.
edited by Jan Verbert, Luc Bastiaens, Jean-Marc Wislez and Cis Verbeeck
Contents: Contents: forward-scatter radio observing - Unified Meteor Database - ancient meteorite falls - Perseids 2005 - kappa-Cygnids - fireball networks - shower evolution - telescopic meteors - Martian meteor - orbit calculation - Mintron video system
edited by M. Triglav-Cekada, J. Kac, A. McBeath
Contents: spectroscopy - Perseids - June Bootid and Quadrantid modelling
edited by M. Triglav-Cekada, C. Trayner
Contents: radio and radar observations - photographic and video results - meteoroid stream modelling
edited by A. Olech, K. Zloczewski, K. Mularczyk
Contents: Leonids 2001 - Perseids 2002 - minor shower investigations - video and CCD observations
edited by M. Triglav, A. Knöfel, C. Trayner
Contents: Leonid models, observations - meteor simulation - summer observations - xi-Bootids - spectroscopy
Digitally available in the electronic archive of WGN on DVD (see below)
edited by R. Arlt, M. Triglav, C. Trayner
Contents: Leonids activity and spectrum - meteorites - forward-scatter radio observing - Taurids from video data - early and late Perseids - minor summer showers
edited by R. Arlt
Contents: Leonid modelling and observing - meteor physics - video observations - summer radiants - Taurids - Comet Lowe 1913 I - computer formats
edited by R. Arlt, A. Knöfel
Contents: double-station video observations - automated video recording - heights of meteors - June Bootids and other summer showers - Taurids - Leonids - the forward scatter year
edited by A. Knöfel
Contents: Perseids 1997 - eta Aquarids - Ursids 1996 - fireballs - telescopic observations - combined video and radar observing - meteor mythology - meteor speeds from Hough transforms - meteors and computers, internet
edited by A. Knöfel, P. Roggemans
Contents: Perseids 1988-1996 - Leonid workshop - radiant simulation - suspected new radiants - meteor color index - meteor software - video observation and results - automatic meteor detection on video - forward scatter sensitivity - meteor burst communication - VLF detection
edited by P. Roggemans, A. Knöfel
Contents: double-station and single-station video observations - meteor physics - Perseids 1988-1995 - minor-shower activity - plotting accuracy - forward scatter theory - great fireballs
Contents: Contents: Perseids 1994 - Geminids 1993 - zenith correction factor - analysis of video meteors - astrometry using Photo-CD - fireball observing from satellites.
edited by P. Roggemans, C. Verbeeck
Contents: Contents: Perseids 1993, radiants - telescopic plotting errors - sporadic activity - forward scatter - Taurid meteoroid complex - photographic spatial number densities.
edited by D. Ocenás, P. Zimnikoval
Contents: analysis of double-station TV meteors - electrophonic meteor catalog - determination of flux densities during meteor storms - double-station TV observations of the Geminids - Quadrantids 1992 - delta-Aurigids and September Perseids.
edited by J. Rendtel, R. Arlt
Contents: visual plotting accuracy, shower association - meteor simulations, plotting errors - telescopic plotting accuracy - meteor trains - Taurid complex - meteoroid distribution - fireballs.
edited by D. Heinlein, D. Koschny
Contents: physics of meteoroids - zenith attraction - Tunguska Expedition 1990 - telescopic Aquarids - radiants in Per/Aur - fireball sounds - Glanerbrug meteorite - electrostatic meteor observing.
edited by P. Spányi, I. Tepliczky
Contents: impact processes - fireball rates, patrol - radiant determination from TV meteors - association of minor shower meteors - sporadic-E activity - computer programs for meteor observers.
All issues of WGN volumes 6 till 30 as searchable PDF files on one DVD. This DVD contains also a collection of IMC proceedings.
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