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Passive monostatic method of estimation of the height and velocity of clouds


A method of estimation of the height and velocity of clouds from observations of angular velocities at different points in the cloud field is considered. We discuss the hardware implementation of this method.

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Original Russian Text © V.P. Galileiskii, A.I. Grishin, A.M. Morozov, 2013, published in Optica Atmosfery i Okeana.

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Galileiskii, V.P., Grishin, A.I. & Morozov, A.M. Passive monostatic method of estimation of the height and velocity of clouds. Atmos Ocean Opt 26, 545–549 (2013).

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  • Angular Velocity
  • Azimuth
  • Lidar
  • Zenith Angle
  • Zenith Distance