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Alden Oyer Presents Technical Talk At LANL Oct. 14

on October 11, 2019 - 9:39am
Alden Oyer
LANL News:
The Los Alamos Northern New Mexico Section is sponsoring a technical talk open to the public at noon Oct. 14 at the LANL Library JRO 1/2 (turn right upon entering the Oppenheimer Study Center.
Abstract: Near Vertical Incidence Skywave (NVIS) propagation is useful to establish communications over short to moderate distances where line-of-sight communications is not available. This presentation will discuss the phenomenon and applicability of NVIS, and describe antennas parameters suitable to exploit this propagation.
Biography: Alden Oyer is retired from Los Alamos National Laboratory having worked in the areas of Nuclear Power Regulation, Star Wars, Export Control and Nuclear Non Proliferation. He has a BS in Electrical Engineering, a PhD in Nuclear Physics, and is a retired Professional Engineer. He has been a licensed Radio Amateur since 1974, and is is currently active in supporting Public Service communications activities.