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Verification of lidar visibility, cloud base height, and vertical velocity measurements by laser remote sensing
Author(s): Juergen Streicher; Christian Werner; Friedrich Koepp
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Paper Abstract

The wind field and turbulenceof the Atmospheric Boundary Layer are important parameters for various application fields, like meteorology, atmospheric physics, environmental protection, wind-energy utilization, air-traffic control, and-so-on. Their high variability in spatial and temporal scales necessitates a fast remotesensing method. From the available techniques the Doppler Lidar has proved to be the most promising candidate. Therefore, DLR has combined its well established Laser Doppler Anemometer (LDA) and its laser-based Ceilometer with a Sonic Anemometer.

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Date Published: 20 September 1995
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 2506, Air Pollution and Visibility Measurements, (20 September 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.221061
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Juergen Streicher, DLR (Germany)
Christian Werner, DLR (Germany)
Friedrich Koepp, Institute for Optoelectronics DLR (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2506:
Air Pollution and Visibility Measurements
Peter Fabian; Volker Klein; Maurus Tacke; Konradin Weber; Christian Werner, Editor(s)

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