The differences in approach and misunderstandings that account for the problems described in Frehlich and Kavaya’s comment [Appl. Opt. 41, 1595 (2002)] are summarized. We also acknowledge an omission in our paper that has been drawn to our attention separately.
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Aniceto Belmonte and Barry J. Rye, "Response to Comment on “Heterodyne Lidar Returns in the Turbulent Atmosphere: Performance Evaluation of Simulated Systems” by Frehlich and Kavaya," Appl. Opt. 41, 1601-1603 (2002)