Introduction. Femtosecond white light LIDAR. Elastic LIDAR measurement of the troposphere. Trace gas species detection in the lower atmosphere by LIDAR. Resonance fluorescence LIDAR for measurements of the middle and upper atmosphere. Fluorescence spectroscopy and imaging of LIDAR targets. Wind LIDAR. Airborne LIDAR systems. Space-based LIDAR.
Takashi Fujii, Tetsuo Fukuchi