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  • Vol. 10, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 1971
  • pp: 2665–2669

Atmospheric Temperature Measurement Using Raman Backscatter

R. G. Strauch, V. E. Derr, and R. E. Cupp  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 10, Issue 12, pp. 2665-2669 (1971)

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A ground-based method of measuring atmospheric vertical temperature profiles using Raman backscatter from N2 is discussed. Experimental measurement of temperature fluctuations at tower heights is described.

© 1971 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: May 3, 1971
Published: December 1, 1971

R. G. Strauch, V. E. Derr, and R. E. Cupp, "Atmospheric Temperature Measurement Using Raman Backscatter," Appl. Opt. 10, 2665-2669 (1971)

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