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Correlation of weather parameters with sodar-derived Cn2 profiles
Author(s): Judith E. Miller; Frank D. Eaton; Sheldon S. Stokes
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Paper Abstract

Optical turbulence measurements have been performed at North Oscura Peak, White Sands Missile Range using a variety of precision instruments. A commercially available sodar system is used to collect atmospheric profiles, which are calibrated with fine-wire probes to calculate the optical index of refraction structure parameter, Cn2, from a height of 15 meters to around 160 meters above the ground.

Paper Details

Date Published: 4 September 2001
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 4376, Laser Weapons Technology II, (4 September 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.438170
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Judith E. Miller, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
Frank D. Eaton, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
Sheldon S. Stokes, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4376:
Laser Weapons Technology II
William E. Thompson; Paul H. Merritt, Editor(s)

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