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Airborne lidars of the IAO SB RAS for sensing of optically dense media


Design features and main characteristics of a series of airborne lidars developed at the Institute of Atmospheric Optics SB RAS are presented. Physico-technical parameters of lidars intended for sensing of optically dense media such as cloudiness, atmospheric pollutions, and sea water are considered.

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Correspondence to V. S. Shamanaev.

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Original Russian Text © V.S. Shamanaev, 2015, published in Optika Atmosfery i Okeana.

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Shamanaev, V.S. Airborne lidars of the IAO SB RAS for sensing of optically dense media. Atmos Ocean Opt 28, 359–365 (2015).

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  • laser sensing of sea water and cloudiness
  • airborne lidars