Accession Number : ADA141565

Title :   Sensitivity of a Lidar Inversion Algorithm to Parameters Relating Atmospheric Backscatter and Extinction.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEAN SYSTEMS CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Hughes,H G ; Stephens,D H ; Ferguson,J A

PDF Url : ADA141565

Report Date : Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A lidar return from a homogeneous atmosphere is used to examine the sensitivity of an inversion algorithm to uncertainties in parameters in a power law relating backscatter to extinction. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Atmospheric scattering, *Backscattering, Optical radar, Algorithms, Atmospheres, Extinction, Inversion, Power, Homogeneity

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE