Publications based on data from the Alouette/ISIS data Restoration Project


Science Papers:


Benson, R. F., Ionospheric investigations using digital Alouette/ISIS topside ionograms, in 1996 Ionospheric Effects Symposium, edited by J. M. Goodman, pp. 202-209, Technology for Communications International/BR Communications, Alexandria, Virginia, 1996.

Pulinets, S. A., and R. F. Benson, Radio-frequency sounders in space, in Review of Radio Science 1996-1999, edited by W. R. Stone, pp. 711-733, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1999.

Benson, R. F., and J. M. Grebowsky, Extremely low ionospheric peak altitudes in the polar hole region, Radio Sci., 36, 277-285, 2001.

Huang X., B. Reinisch, D. Bilitza, and R. Benson, Electron density profiles of the topside ionosphere, Annals Geophys. 45, #1, 125-130, 2002.

Bilitza, D., B. Reinisch, R. Benson, J. Grebowsky, N. Papitashvili, X. Huang, W. Schar, and K. Hills, Online data base of satellite sounder and insitu measurements covering two solar cycles, Adv. Space Res. 31, #3, 769-774, 2003.

Bilitza, D., X. Huang, B. Reinisch, R. Benson, H.K. Hills, W.B. Schar, Topside Ionogram Scaler With True Height Algorithm (TOPIST): Automated processing of ISIS topside ionograms, Radio Sci., Vol. 39, No. 1, RS1S27 10.1029/2002RS002840, 2004.

Benson, R. F., and V. A. Osherovich, Application of ionospheric topside-sounding results to magnetospheric physics and astrophysics, Radio Sci., 39, RS1S28, doi:10.1029/2002RS002834, 2004

Marinov P., I. Kutiev, and S. Watanabe, Empirical model of O+-H+ transition height based on topside sounder data, Adv. Space Res. 34 (9), 2021-2025, 2004.

Osherovich, V. A., R. F. Benson, and J. Fainberg, Electromagnetic bounded states and challenges of plasma spectroscopy, IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., 33, 599-608, 2005.

Kutiev I., P. Marinov, and S. Watanabe, Model of topside ionosphere scale height based on topside sounder data, Adv. Space Res. 37(5), 943-950, 2006.

Belehaki A., P. Marinov, I. Kutiev, N. Jakowski, and S. Stankov, Comparison of the topside ionosphere scale height determined by topside sounders model and bottomside Digisonde profiles, Adv. Space Res. 37(5), 963-966, 2006.

Webb P., R. Benson, J. Grebowsky, Altitude variation of middle latitude topside ionospheric electron-density profiles, Adv. Space Res. 37(5), 951-957, 2006.

Coisson P., S. Radicella, R. Leitinger, and B. Nava, Topside electron density in IRI and NeQuick, Adv. Space Res. 37(5), 937-942, 2006James, H.G., Effects on transionospheric HF propagation observed by ISIS at middle and auroral latitudes, Adv. Space Res., 38, 2303-2312, doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2005.03.114, 2006.

Bilitza, D., B. W. Reinisch, S. M. Radicella, S. Pulinets, T. Gulyaeva, and L. Triskova, Improvements of the International Reference Ionosphere model for the topside electron density profile, Radio Sci., 41, RS5S15, doi:10.1029/2005RS003370, 2006.

James, H. G., R. G. Gillies, G. C. Hussey, and P. Prikryl, HF fades caused by multiple wave fronts detected by a dipole antenna in the ionosphere, Radio Sci., 41, RS4018, doi:4010.1029/2005RS003385, 2006.

Webb, P. A., R. F. Benson, and J. Grebowsky, Technique for determining mid-latitude O+/H+ transition heights from topside ionograms, Radio Sci., 41, RS6S34, doi:10.1029/2005RS003391, 2006.

Muldrew, D. B., The Poynting vector applied to the complex refractive index in a hot plasma near the electron-cyclotron frequency, and to the cyclotron resonance observed on topside ionograms, Radio Sci., in press, 2006.

Kutiev, I. and P. Marinov, Topside sounder model of scale height and transition height characteristics of the ionosphere, Adv. Space Res., 39/5, 759-766, 2007.

Reinisch, B. W., P. Nsumei, X. Huang, and D. Bilitza, Modeling the F2 Topside and Plasmasphere for IRI Using IMAGE/RPI and ISIS Data, Adv. Space Res. 39/5,  731-738, 2007.

Gulyaeva, T. and D. Gallagher, Comparison of two IRI plasmasphere extensions with GPS-TEC observations, Adv. Space Res., 39/5, 744-749, 2007.

Gillies, R. G., G. C. Hussey, H. G. James, G. J. Sofko, and D. André, Transionospheric modelling results for ISIS II in preparation for ePOP, Annales Geophysicae, 25, 87-97, 2007.


Master/PhD Thesis:


Gillies, R. G.: Modelling of Transionospheric HF Radio Wave Propagation for the ISIS II and ePOP Satellites, M.Sc. Thesis, Institute of Space and Atmospheric Studies, University of Saskatchewan, 2006.                   

Nsumei, P. A., On the polar cap plasma properties and processes: electron density distribution, flow, and driving forces, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 2006.