A compact 532nm and 1064nm aerosol lidar has been deployed for small aircraft and ground based atmospheric measurements. Analog and photon counting detection are used to provide high resolution 3-D profiles over the Atlantic Ocean.
© 2005 Optical Society of America
(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.3640) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Lidar
(280.0280) Remote sensing and sensors : Remote sensing and sensors
(280.1100) Remote sensing and sensors : Aerosol detection
A. D. Holmes, R. J. De Young, and K. Severance, "Compact Airborne Aerosol Lidar System," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper JThI3.