Lidar observation at Nagasaki

NIES and Nagasaki University have been operating a compact lidar continuously at Nagasaki, Japan since February 2001.
Location: 129.86E, 32.78N

Specifications of the Nagasaki lidar
Wavelength (nm)532, 1064
Laser power (mJ)50(532), 100(1064)
Repetition rate (Hz)10
Diameter of telescope (cm)35
DirectionVertical (fixed)
ParameterBackscattering intensity(532, 1064)
Depolarization ratio(532)


Asian Dust on March 15, 2001 0300UTC(1200JST)
Time-Height section March 14-16, 2001
Time-Height section March 19-21, 2001

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Last modified: Fri May 7 17:44:22 JST 2004