LIDAR

in atmospheric chemistry
https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.L03514
An acronym for Light Detection And Ranging. It is a real time remote sensing technique for the determination of @A00176@ and trace gas concentrations in air by measurement of scattered @L03459@ radiation.
Source:
PAC, 1990, 62, 2167. (Glossary of atmospheric chemistry terms (Recommendations 1990)) on page 2199 [Terms] [Paper]