17 December 1992 Water-vapor, temperature and wind velocity measurements from space using 2-μm Tm:Ho;YAG
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Proceedings Volume 1714, Lidar for Remote Sensing; (1992) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.138534
Event: Environmental Sensing '92, 1992, Berlin, Germany
Abstract
Space-based measurements of water vapor, temperature, and wind velocity conducted with Tm,Ho:YAG technology emitting at 2 microns are reported. Emphasis is placed on an investigation of spectral lines, laser transmitter and receiver requirements, and parametric studies leading to the final instrument design. Transmitter and receiver requirements, and mass, size, and power budgets for the three selected lidar concepts (incoherent DIAL, coherent DIAL, and coherent Doppler wind lidar) are presented in tabular form.
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Jean-Bernard Ghibaudo, Jean-Bernard Ghibaudo, Rodolphe Krawczyk, Rodolphe Krawczyk, } "Water-vapor, temperature and wind velocity measurements from space using 2-μm Tm:Ho;YAG", Proc. SPIE 1714, Lidar for Remote Sensing, (17 December 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.138534; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.138534
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