Atmospheric NO was detected in a long-path absorption experiment using a frequency-doubled dye laser, twice Raman shifted in H2 to 227 nm. Apart from measurements employing a distant retroreflector, the potential of range-resolved lidar measurements was investigated.
© 1982 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: July 28, 1982
Published: November 1, 1982
M. Aldén, H. Edner, and S. Svanberg, "Laser monitoring of atmospheric NO using ultraviolet differential-absorption techniques," Opt. Lett. 7, 543-545 (1982)