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  • Vol. 39, Iss. 12 — Apr. 20, 2000
  • pp: 1980–1988

Moderate Resolution Study of the Ground-Based Passive Emission of Ozone

Susana Briz, Antonio J. de Castro, and Fernando López  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 39, Issue 12, pp. 1980-1988 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.39.001980


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Abstract

Information from a ground-based passive remote-sensing system that measures ozone profile concentrations with a moderate 4-cm<sup>−1</sup> spectral resolution is evaluated. A theoretical study of the best choice for the wave numbers and zenith angles for the line of sight is presented. The superimposed water emission is analyzed for the selected wave numbers, and possibilities of separating the contributions of water and ozone to the radiance received are studied. Tropospheric and stratospheric ozone can be sounded by appropriate selection of the experimental conditions.

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OCIS Codes
(010.4950) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Ozone
(120.0280) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Remote sensing and sensors
(300.2140) Spectroscopy : Emission
(300.6300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, Fourier transforms
(300.6340) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, infrared

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Susana Briz, Antonio J. de Castro, and Fernando López, "Moderate Resolution Study of the Ground-Based Passive Emission of Ozone," Appl. Opt. 39, 1980-1988 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-39-12-1980


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