Measurement of Atmospheric Temperature Profiles Using Raman Lidar

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  • a Physics and Atmospheric Science Department, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • | b Department of Atmospheric Science, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
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Abstract

Measurements of atmospheric temperature profiles made using a laser radar are presented. The altitude ranges from 1300 to 2300 m. An averaged absolute difference over the profile length as compared to a radiosonde profile with the same space/time coordinates was found to be 0.85°C.

Abstract

Measurements of atmospheric temperature profiles made using a laser radar are presented. The altitude ranges from 1300 to 2300 m. An averaged absolute difference over the profile length as compared to a radiosonde profile with the same space/time coordinates was found to be 0.85°C.

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