USGS

Venus Mapping White Paper

Open-File Report 95-519


List of Illustrations

Figure 1. Plot of Magellan radar incidence angle versus latitude for four viewing geometry profiles used during the Magellan mission.

Figure 2. HH (horizontal transmit, horizontal receive) and HV (horizontal transmit, vertical receive) radar backscatter coefficients versus rms height for four lava flows in Hawaii.

Figure 3. L-band (24-cm) HH- and HV-polarization radar images of Kilauea and the Kau desert.

Figure 4. Example radar correlation chart.

Figure 5. Plot of real dielectric constant () versus bulk density for terrestrial volcanic rocks.