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Analytical modeling of Raman lidar return from clouds and ocean including multiple scattering
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Paper Abstract

An analytical approach for modeling Raman lidar return with multiple scattering is presented. The approach is based on a small-angle quasi-single scatteirng approximation developed earlier for elastic lidar sounding. Spatial-angular structure of Raman lidar return is investigated. For particular case of warm clouds it is shown that multiple-field-of-view lidar technique allows one to retrieve the effective size of scattering particles.

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Date Published: 3 April 2003
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 5059, 12th International Workshop on Lidar Multiple Scattering Experiments, (3 April 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.512566
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Eleonora P. Zege, B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics (Belarus)
Aleksey V. Malinka, B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics (Belarus)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5059:
12th International Workshop on Lidar Multiple Scattering Experiments
Christian Werner; Ulrich G. Oppel; Tom Rother, Editor(s)

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