Measurements of the spatial uniformity of Hamamatsu H5783–06 photosensor modules were performed by the flying spot method. The results were used to simulate the influence of the photomultiplier tube on a lidar signal. A simple method for improving the spatial uniformity is proposed.
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Valentin Simeonov, Gilles Larcheveque, Philippe Quaglia, Hubert van den Bergh, and Bertrand Calpini, "Influence of the Photomultiplier Tube Spatial Uniformity on Lidar Signals," Appl. Opt. 38, 5186-5190 (1999)