Recent work in high efficiency, narrow linewidth, high power optical amplifier systems makes them attractive candidates for remote sensing applications. We present results of fiber-based system to measure water vapor and discuss recent trends in building fiber-based remote sensing systems.
© 2005 Optical Society of America
(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.3640) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Lidar
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
G. C. Papen, "Remote Sensing Using Fiber-Amplifier-Based Systems," in Optical Amplifiers and Their Applications, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper TuB2.
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