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University of Alaska-Fairbanks Cloud Polarization Lidar
STATUS
Routinely Collects Data From Clouds And Aerosols In Support Of Satellite Overpasses At The Arctic Facility For Atmospheric Remote Sensing (AFARS)
AVAILABILITY
Permanently located at AFARS.
REQUEST PROCEDURE
None at present.
Surface Remote
A two channel polarization ruby (0.694 micron) lidar
CONTACT
Kenneth Sassen
University of Alaska - Fairbanks
903 Koyukuk Fairbanks, AK 99775
907-474-7845
ksassen@gi.alaska.edu
http://corona.gi.alaska.edu/AFARS
SPECIFICATIONS
Facility TypeFixed
LocationAFARS, University of Alaska FAirbanks
VariablesAttenuated backscatter and linear depolarization ratio
Archive Data AvailabilityData can be viewed at http://rainbow.gi.alaska.edu/AFARS
REFERENCES
Sassen, K., J. M. Comstock, Z. Wang, and G. G. Mace, 2001: Cloud and aerosol research capabilities at FARS: The Facility for Atmospheric Remote Sensing. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 82, 1119-1138.
REMARKS
None.
UPDATED ON
30 Sep 2009 14:27