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Lidar Atmospheric Sensing Experiment (LASE)
This document discusses the use of LIDAR (Laser Infrared Detection and Ranging) to detect and map water vapor in the atmosphere. Topics include research objectives, the use of airborne and space platforms, the configuration and capabilities of the instrument, and future programs. Links to LASE image files and experiment results are included.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
    • Imagery - remotely sensed
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
Subject:
  • Technology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
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DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-711
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Langley Research Center
http://asd-www.larc.nasa.gov/new_AtSC/