Share Email Print
cover

Proceedings Paper

Integrating lidar capabilities into satellite laser ranging operation
Author(s): Ulrich Schreiber; Roger Mayer; Stefan Riepl; Karl-Heinz Haufe
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $17.00 $21.00

Paper Abstract

The investigation of the atmospheric path delay with a dual color satellite laser ranging experiment indicated that the modeling of the water vapor content of the atmosphere may not be sufficient. The need for a measurement of this observable along the line of sight parallel to the satellite ranging operation led to the construction of a Raman scattering experiment. Starting from the existing setup of the Wettzell Laser Ranging System (WLRS) a statistical approach for the performed measurements was chosen. This paper describes the applied technique and compares the obtained results to the theoretical expectations.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 December 1995
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 2581, Lidar Techniques for Remote Sensing II, (15 December 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.228518
Show Author Affiliations
Ulrich Schreiber, Fundamentalstation Wettzell (Germany)
Roger Mayer, Fundamentalstation Wettzell (Germany)
Stefan Riepl, Fundamentalstation Wettzell (Germany)
Karl-Heinz Haufe, Fundamentalstation Wettzell (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2581:
Lidar Techniques for Remote Sensing II
Christian Werner, Editor(s)

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top
PREMIUM CONTENT
Sign in to read the full article
Create a free SPIE account to get access to
premium articles and original research
Forgot your username?
close_icon_gray