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17 October 2013 LACROS: the Leipzig Aerosol and Cloud Remote Observations System
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The study of interactions between aerosol particles, atmospheric dynamics and clouds and their resulting corresponding indirect effects on precipitation and radiative transfer demand new measurement strategies combining the strength of lidar, radar, and in-situ instrumentation. To match this challenge the Leipzig Aerosol and Cloud Remote Observations System (LACROS) has been set up at TROPOS, combining the strengths of a unique set of active and passive remote sensing and in-situ measurement systems.
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Johannes Bühl, Patric Seifert, Ulla Wandinger, Holger Baars, Thomas Kanitz, Jörg Schmidt, Alexander Myagkov, Ronny Engelmann, Annett Skupin, Birgit Heese, André Klepel, Dietrich Althausen, and Albert Ansmann "LACROS: the Leipzig Aerosol and Cloud Remote Observations System", Proc. SPIE 8890, Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVIII; and Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems XVI, 889002 (17 October 2013); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2030911
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