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)