In this paper we present an overview of solar radio observations
at 11.2 GHz on Mets?hovi Radio Observatory (MRO). The data were observed during
the solar cycles 23 and 24 (2001-2013) both in solar maxima and minimum. In
total, 180 solar radio bursts, with varying intensities and properties, were
observed. We compare our data series with other similar data sets. A good
correlation can be found between the data series. It is concluded that one can
conduct scientifically significant solar radio observations with a low cost
instrument as the one presented in this paper.
Cite this paper
Kallunki, J. and Uunila, M. (2014) Total Solar Flux Intensity at 11.2 GHz as an Indicator of Solar Activity and Cyclicity. International Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics
, 437-444. doi: 10.4236/ijaa.2014.43039
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