Atmospheric Remote Sensing: Measurements

inside the TOPAZ lidar van

Photo: W. von Dauster, NOAA

Researchers in the TOPAZ lidar van located at the BAO tower during the multi-agency air quality study DISCOVER-AQ 2014.

LIDAR data is collected during field campaigns examining air quality and climate change. These measurements are obtained from mobile and ground-based platforms during coordinated field projects.



NOAA Twin Otter inflight interior

Photo: R. Marchbanks, NOAA / CIRES

Researcher Andy Langford monitors lidar instrumentation as the NOAA Twin Otter aircraft flies over the Los Angeles Basin during CalNex 2010.

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