High Spectral Resolution Lidar 2 (HSRL2)

Status

Status: 
Operational
Operated By: 
PI

The NASA Langley airborne High Spectral Resolution Lidar 2 (HSRL) is used to characterize clouds and small particles in the atmosphere, called aerosols. From an airborne platform, the HSRL2 scientist team studies aerosol size, composition, distribution and movement.
 

Instrument Type: 
Aircraft: 
ER-2, P-3 Orion, NASA P-3
Missions: 
CAMP2Ex (NASA P-3); ORACLES (ER-2)