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Laser correlation method with adaptive choice of measuring base for on-the-fly measurements of wind velocity

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An on-the-fly laser method for measuring wind velocity in the atmosphere using the time correlation analysis is considered. It is shown that measuring the size of aerosol inhomogeneities and adaptive choice of the measuring base in accordance with the criterion obtained allow an increase in the accuracy of on-the-fly measurements of wind velocity by correlation lidars.

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Original Russian Text © V.I. Kozintsev, S.E. Ivanov, M.L. Belov, V.A. Gorodnichev, 2012, published in Optica Atmosfery i Okeana.

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Kozintsev, V.I., Ivanov, S.E., Belov, M.L. et al. Laser correlation method with adaptive choice of measuring base for on-the-fly measurements of wind velocity. Atmos Ocean Opt 25, 263–268 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1134/S1024856012040070

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Keywords

  • Wind Direction
  • Lidar
  • Wind Velocity
  • Measuring Base
  • Adaptive Choice