• 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 ...
  • A Methodology for investigating dust model performance using synergistic EARLINET/AERONET dust concentration retrievals 

    Binietoglou, Ioannis; Basart, Sara; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Baldasano Recio, José María; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël (2015-09-04)
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    Systematic measurements of dust concentration profiles at a continental scale were recently made possible by the development of synergistic retrieval algorithms using combined lidar and sun photometer data and the establishment ...
  • An architecture providing depolarization ratio capability for a multi-wavelength Raman lidar: implementation and first measurements 

    Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël; Granados Muñoz, María José; Ben Chahed, Enis; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Vidal, Eric (MDPI AG, 2017-12-20)
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    A new architecture for the measurement of depolarization produced by atmospheric aerosols with a Raman lidar is presented. The system uses two different telescopes: one for depolarization measurements and another for ...
  • Anemómetro laser doppler para la medida de dos componentes de velocidad para aplicaciones hidrodinamicas (2d-lda) 

    García Vizcaíno, David; Dios Otín, Víctor Federico; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino (Universidad Europea de Madrid, 2001)
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    A Laser Doppler Anemometer system designed to measure two components of the velocity vector in fluids is presented. The scheme followed is the differential technique with backward scattering ...
  • Atmospheric aerosol measurement with a network of advanced lidar instruments 

    Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; García Vizcaíno, David (2013-03-11)
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    A European network of atmosphere sensors uses multi-wavelength elastic-Raman lidar instruments in its infrastructure.
  • Concept design of a multiwavelength aerosol lidar system with mitigated diattenuation effects and depolarization-measurement capability 

    Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Sicard, Michaël; Vidal Calvo, Eric; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Tiana Alsina, Jordi; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; García Vizcaíno, David (2015)
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    It is known that the retrieval of aerosol extinction and backscatter coefficients from lidar data acquired through so-called total-power channels – intended to measure the backscattered power irrespective of the polarization ...
  • Contribution of EARLINET/ACTRIS to the summer 2013 special observing period of the ChArMEx project: monitoring of a Saharan dust event over the western and central Mediterranean 

    Sicard, Michaël; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Mallet, Marc; Dulac, F; Pelon, Jacques; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Amodeo, Aldo; Boselli, Antonella; Bravo Aranda, Juan Antonio; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Granados Muñoz, María José; Leto, Giuseppe; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Madonna, Fabio; Mona, Lucia; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Perrone, Maria-Rita; Burlizzi, Pasquale; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Scollo, Simona; Spinelli, N.; Titos, Gloria; Wang, Xuan; Zanmar Sanchez, Ricardo (2016-10-22)
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    In the framework of the Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment (ChArMEx; http://charmex.lsce.ipsl.fr/) initiative, a field campaign took place in the western Mediterranean Basin between 10 June and 5 July 2013 within ...
  • Current research in lidar technology used for the remote sensing of atmospheric aerosols 

    Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël (MDPI AG, 2017-06-20)
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    Lidars are active optical remote sensing instruments with unique capabilities for atmospheric sounding. A manifold of atmospheric variables can be profiled using different types of lidar: concentration of species, wind ...
  • Dimensionless parameterization of lidar for laser remote sensing of the atmosphere and its application to systems with SiPM and PMT detectors 

    Agishev, Ravil R.; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël (2014-05-20)
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    In this paper, we show a renewed approach to the generalized methodology for atmospheric lidar assessment, which uses the dimensionless parameterization as a core component. It is based on a series of our previous works ...
  • Direct, longwave radiative forcing of mineral dust: improvement of its estimation by means of tools recently developed by the EARLINET community 

    Sicard, Michaël; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén (2015)
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    The objective of this work is to investigate how the knowledge of the vertically-resolved fine and coarse mode aerosol optical depth modifies the longwave radiative forcing. Since relatively little the EARLINET (European ...
  • Effects of noise on lidar data inversion with the backward algorithm 

    Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; López Márquez, Miguel Ángel; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Muñoz, Constantino; García Vizcaíno, David; Sicard, Michaël (Optical Society of America, 2004-04-30)
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  • Homodyne laser radar system for surface displacement monitoring 

    Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; García Vizcaíno, David (SPIE-INT SOCIETY OPTICAL ENGINEERING, 2001-03-31)
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    A prototype of a homodyne laser radar system for surface displacement monitoring using the reference beam technique is presented. The prototype is very simple, is easy to align and focus, and is able to measure the velocity ...
  • Lidar measurements of wind velocity fields 

    Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël; Tomás Martínez, Sergio (Editura INOE, 2010)
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  • Lidar with SiPM: some capabilities and limitations in real environment 

    Agishev, Ravil; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Bach, Jordi; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël; Riu Gras, Jordi; Royo, Santiago (2013-07)
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    The purpose of the work is to demonstrate real capabilities and to give examples of SiPMs application in lidar technology in both analog and photon counting modes. The experimental research within an operating lidar complex ...
  • 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)
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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, 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: ...
  • Overview of wind Lidar techniques and current related developments at the Technical University of Catalonia 

    Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo (2008)
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    The Lidar group in the Technical University of Catalonia is actively working in wind lidar techniques. An extensive review of such techniques is presented. A special emphasis is made on the direct Doppler technique and the ...
  • Performance assessment of a homodyne laser radar for surface displacement monitoring 

    Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Mesalles Nalda, Eloy (Spie-Int Society Optical Engineering, 2001-12-31)
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  • 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 ...
  • Quasi-analytical determination of noise-induced error limits in lidar retrieval of aerosol backscatter coefficient by the elastic, two-component algorithm 

    Sicard, Michaël; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino (2009-01)
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    The elastic, two-component algorithm is the most common inversion method for retrieving the aerosol backscatter coefficient from ground- or space-based backscatter lidar systems. A quasi-analytical formulation of the ...