EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 237, 2020The 29th International Laser Radar Conference (ILRC 29)
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||Lidar Data Analysis and Models|
|Published online||07 July 2020|
Retrieval of Dust Microphysical Properties
1 University of Potsdam, Institute of Mathematics, Potsdam, Germany
2 German Aerospace Center, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany
3 Leibnitz Institute of Tropospheric Research, TROPOS, Leipzig, Germany
Published online: 7 July 2020
An intense mineral dust event from the Saharan desert was observed over the Island of Barbados after a long-range transport over the Atlantic Ocean during SALTRACE Campaign in June 2014. We analyze data from a multi-wavelength Raman-lidar system of Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research (TROPOS) called BERTHA (Back- scatter Extinction lidar Ratio Temperature Humidity profiling Apparatus) to derive the aerosol microphysical properties of the inspected layer via regularization using the software SphInX (Spheroidal Inversion eXperiments). These parameters were found to be within credible ranges.
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