Range-Resolved Optical Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere

  • Claus Weitkamp

Part of the Springer Series in Optical Sciences book series (SSOS, volume 102)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Ulla Wandinger
    Pages 1-18
  3. Kenneth Sassen
    Pages 19-42
  4. Luc R. Bissonnette
    Pages 43-103
  5. Albert Ansmann, Detlef Müller
    Pages 105-141
  6. Edwin E. Eloranta
    Pages 143-163
  7. Christian Werner, Jürgen Streicher, Ines Leike, Christoph Münkel
    Pages 165-186
  8. Ulla Wandinger
    Pages 241-271
  9. Andreas Behrendt
    Pages 273-305
  10. Makoto Abo
    Pages 307-323
  11. Christian Werner
    Pages 325-354
  12. M. Patrick McCormick
    Pages 355-397
  13. Felix A. Theopold, Jean-Pierre Wolf, Ludger Wöste
    Pages 399-443
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 445-456

About this book


Written by leading experts in optical radar, or lidar, this book brings all the recent practices up-to-date and covers a multitude of applications, from atmospheric sciences to environmental protection. Its broad cross-disciplinary scope should appeal to both the experienced scientist and the novice in the field. The Foreword is by one of the early pioneers in the area, Herbert Walther.


Absorption Aerosol Cloud Lidar atmosphere atmospheric science environmental protection polarization remote sensing spheric temperature wind

Editors and affiliations

  • Claus Weitkamp
    • 1
  1. 1.GKSS-ForschungszentrumInstitut für KüstenforschungGeesthachtGermany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Inc. 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-40075-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-25101-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0342-4111
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