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  • Aerosol stratification characterization of an astronomical site by means of a backscatter lidar at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory 

    Jiménez Fuensalida, Jesús; Muñoz Tuñón, Casiana; Sicard, Michaël; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Md. Reba, Mohd Nadzri; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2009)
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    The Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, located on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands, is home of many astronomical facilities. In the context of the Extremely Large Telescope Design Study, an intensive lidar ...
  • Application of atmospheric transport models at the new atmospheric Ebre Delta station (ClimaDat Network) in Eastern Spain 

    Grossi, Claudia; Curcoll, R.; Morguí, J.A.; Àgueda, A.; Ealo, M.; Occhipinti, P.; Nofuentes, M.; Sánchez-García, L.; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Vargas Drechsler, Arturo; Vermeulen, A.T.; Rodó, X. (2010)
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    The Ebre Delta atmospheric station (DEC3) was installed in Eastern Spain, within the framework of the ClimaDat project of the Institut Català de Ciències del Clima (IC3). This station offers continuous measurements of ...
  • FMCW lidar for multiple target sounding 

    Batet Torrell, Óscar; Dios Otín, Víctor Federico; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo (SPIE Press. The International Society for Optical Engineering, 2011)
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    Continuous-Wave lidars are constantly evolving in order to achieve the best performances with low power and low cost. Frequency-modulated continuous-wave (FMCW) lidar is a well-known type of lidar used for solid-target ...
  • Intensity-modulated linear-frequency-modulated continuous-wave lidar for distributed media: fundamentals of technique 

    Batet Torrell, Óscar; Dios Otín, Víctor Federico; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Agishev, Ravil R. (2010-06-10)
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    We analyze the intensity-modulation frequency-modulated continuous-wave (FMCW) technique for lidar remote sensing in the context of its application to distributed media. The goal of the technique is the reproduction of ...
  • Multi-wavelength aerosol LIDAR signal pre-processing: practical considerations 

    Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Lange, Diego; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; López Márquez, Miguel Ángel; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Tiana Alsina, Jordi; Tomás Martínez, Sergio (2015-12)
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    Elastic lidars provide range-resolved information about the aerosol content in the atmosphere. Nevertheless, a number of pre-processing techniques need to be used before performing the inversion of the detected signal: ...
  • Multi-wavelength aerosol LIDAR signal pre-processing: practical considerations 

    Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Lange Vega, Diego; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; López Márquez, Miguel Ángel; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Tiana Alsina, Jordi; Tomás Martínez, Sergio (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2015)
    Conference report
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    Elastic lidars provide range-resolved information about the aerosol content in the atmosphere. Nevertheless, a number of pre-processing techniques need to be used before performing the inversion of the detected signal: ...
  • Planetary boundary layer height and wind field characterization by means of a lidar at the Teide Observatory in the Canary Islands 

    Sicard, Michaël; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Batet Torrell, Óscar (2008)
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    A lidar field campaign was performed between 30th June and 4th July 2007 in the Teide Observatory in the Canarian island of Tenerife to characterize the atmosphere of this astrophysical observation site in terms of nocturnal ...
  • Seasonal variability of aerosol optical properties observed by means of a Raman lidar at an EARLINET site over Northeastern Spain 

    Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Md. Reba, Mohd Nadzri; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; García Vizcaíno, David; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Barrios Porras, Ricardo Alfonso; Kumar, Dhiraj; Baldasano Recio, José María (2011-01-11)
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    The annual and seasonal variability of aerosol optical properties observed by means of a Raman lidar over Northeastern Spain has been assessed. The lidar representativeness has first been checked against sun-photometer ...
  • Seasonal variability of aerosol optical properties observed by means of an elastic-Raman lidar over Northeastern Spain 

    Kumar, Dhiraj; Sicard, Michaël; Reba Mohd Nadzri, Md; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; García Vizcaíno, David; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Barrios Porras, Ricardo Alfonso (2010-06-01)
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    The annual and seasonal variability of aerosol optical properties observed by means of an elastic-Raman lidar over Northeastern Spain has been assessed. The lidar representativeness has first been checked against un-photometer ...
  • Site-testing using an aerosol, backscatter lidar at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory 

    Jiménez Fuensalida, Jesús; Muñoz Tuñón, Casiana; Sicard, Michaël; Md. Reba, Mohd Nadzri; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2010-06-01)
    Article
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    The Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, located on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands, is home of many astronomical facilities for its high sky quality. In the context of the Extremely Large Telescope Design ...
  • Speed measurements with a continuous wave lidar prototype 

    Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Batet Torrell, Óscar; García Vizcaíno, David; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël (2007)
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    The UPC lidar group is developing a Doppler wind lidar based on the “edge-technique” [1]. Such systems use the slope of a high resolution optical filter as frequency discriminator. A laboratory prototype, able to measure ...