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Holographic Imaging For The Calibration Of Cloud Physics Instrumentation
Author(s): Darrel Baumgardner; Robert B. Owen; Roger Berger
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Paper Abstract

The microphysics of clouds have been studied for many years using airborne particle measuring instruments. The calibration of these instruments has presented a major measurement uncertainty because of the complexity of the probes and the lack of an absolute calibration technique. The use of holographic imaging is being explored as a means of establishing the absolute size and concentration of cloud particles. Preliminary studies which use holography for determining size calibrations for these instruments are discussed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 14 January 1986
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 0569, High Speed Photography, Videography, and Photonics III, (14 January 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.949866
Show Author Affiliations
Darrel Baumgardner, National Center for Atmospheric Research (United States)
Robert B. Owen, Optical Research Institute (United States)
Roger Berger, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0569:
High Speed Photography, Videography, and Photonics III
Howard C. Johnson; Bernard G. Ponseggi, Editor(s)

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