Difference frequency generation lasers offer immediate access to the O-H, N-H and CH stretch region between 3-4 micron that is particularly suited for sensing of key greenhouse and other atmospheric trace gases. Article not available.
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(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.1280) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric composition
(300.0300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy
(300.6360) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, laser
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