Comparison of Advanced Radar Polarimetric Techniques for Operational Attenuation Correction at C Band

  title={Comparison of Advanced Radar Polarimetric Techniques for Operational Attenuation Correction at C Band},
  author={Gianfranco Vulpiani and Pierre Tabary and Jacques Parent Du Chatelet and Frank Silvio Marzano},
  journal={Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology},
Abstract Rain path attenuation correction is a challenging task for quantitative use of weather radar measurements at frequencies higher than S band. The proportionality relationship between specific attenuation αhh (specific differential attenuation αdp) and specific differential phase Kdp is the basis for simple path-integrated attenuation correction using differential phase Φdp. However, the coefficients of proportionality are known to be dependent upon temperature, on the one hand, and… Expand
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  • M. Rico-Ramirez
  • Computer Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
  • 2012
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