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Rayleigh-Mie Lidar at Lidar Research Laboratory, Poker Flat Research Range, Alaska
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Online
AVAILABILITY
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CONTACT
Richard Collins
University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF)
Geophysical Institute University of Alaska Fairbanks 903 Koyukuk Drive Fairbanks, AK 99775
(907) 474-7607
rlc@gi.alaska.edu
http://www.uaf.edu/asp/faculty.html
SPECIFICATIONS
Facility TypeFixed
LocationChatanika, Alaska (65.00N,147.00W)
VariablesMeasures Rayleigh and Mie laser backscatter. The backscattered signals are used to determine temperature, density, and aerosol profiles.
Archive Data AvailabilityTemperature data from International Polar Year available on-line at http://research.iarc.uaf.edu/IPY-CTSM and at http://www.aoncadis.org/
REFERENCES
1) Thurairajah, B., R. L. Collins, and K Mizutani, Multi-year temperature measurements of the middle atmosphere at Chatanika, Alaska (65°N, 147°W), Earth Planets Space, 61, 755-764. 2009. 2) Collins R. L., M. J. Taylor, K. Nielsen, K. Mizutani, Y. Murayama, K. Sakanoi, M. T. DeLand, Noctilucent Cloud in the Western Arctic in 2005: Simultaneous Lidar and Camera Observations and Analysis, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial Physics, 71, 446-452, 2009.
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14 Oct 2009 16:17