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Earth-Orbiting Coherent Doppler LIDAR: Overall System Efficiency And The Potential For Improvement
Author(s): Robert T. Menzies
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Paper Abstract

The global winds measurement application of coherent Doppler lidar is discussed, emphasizing the importance of optimizing overall system efficiency. Major loss categories are briefly assessed, and the implications of potential improvements in receiver efficiency are highlighted.

Paper Details

Date Published: 25 July 1989
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 1062, Laser Applications in Meteorology and Earth and Atmospheric Remote Sensing, (25 July 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.951888
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Robert T. Menzies, California Institute of Technology (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1062:
Laser Applications in Meteorology and Earth and Atmospheric Remote Sensing
Martin M. Sokoloski, Editor(s)

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