Accession Number : AD0777465

Title :   Raman Lidar Transmissometer Data Processing in Real Time.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 15 May 72-15 May 73,

Corporate Author : AVCO EVERETT RESEARCH LAB INC EVERETT MASS

Personal Author(s) : Leonard,D. A. ; Caputo,B.

Report Date : AUG 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : A minicomputer with 8K memory was interfaced with a pulsed nitrogen laser Raman Transmissometer to provide real time data processing and display capability. Self-calibration, normalization and ambient background substraction are included in the minicomputer program software. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Optical radar, *Optical processing, Real time, Minicomputers, Interfaces, Data processing, Display systems, Gas lasers, Visibility, Glide slope, Computer programming

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE