A novel LIDAR technique for turbulence profile determination with high spatial and temporal resolution is presented. An overview of measurements of turbulence inner scale, anisotropy coefficient, and outer scale on space-to-ground propagation paths is given.
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(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.1330) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric turbulence
(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.0280) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Remote sensing and sensors
M. Belenkii, "Measurements of Atmospheric Turbulence Characteristics for Laser Channel Characterization," in Lasers, Sources and Related Photonic Devices, OSA Technical Digest Series (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper LSMB5.