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  • Vol. 44, Iss. 15 — May. 20, 2005
  • pp: 3105–3109

Multimirror autodyne lidar for local detection of hostile gases

Gennady A. Koganov, Reuben Shuker, and Evgueni P. Gordov  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 44, Issue 15, pp. 3105-3109 (2005)

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We describe an autodyne lidar with multiple external mirrors by using an analytical approach presented previously [ Appl. Opt. 41, 7087 ( 2002)]. The use of multiple target mirrors allows one to detect and locate the concentration of species between any pair of neighboring mirrors.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(010.3640) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Lidar
(280.0280) Remote sensing and sensors : Remote sensing and sensors

Original Manuscript: July 19, 2004
Revised Manuscript: November 28, 2004
Manuscript Accepted: December 2, 2004
Published: May 20, 2005

Gennady A. Koganov, Reuben Shuker, and Evgueni P. Gordov, "Multimirror autodyne lidar for local detection of hostile gases," Appl. Opt. 44, 3105-3109 (2005)

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