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Ka-Band Polarimetric Doppler Radar for Profiling of Low Level Clouds at Mumbai During Monsoon Season

  title={Ka-Band Polarimetric Doppler Radar for Profiling of Low Level Clouds at Mumbai During Monsoon Season},
  author={A. Agarwal and K. Aurobindo and G. Isola and J. Abhyankar and Poornima Srivastava and J. Pillai and S. Rambabu},
Cloud microphysical study is one of the important physical processes that impact predictability of the NWP models. Qualitative observations of these cloud microphysical properties can be obtained from Cloud radar. In this paper the technical, hardware specifications, system design & development and initial results of the prototype ka-band cloud radar developed by SAMEER Mumbai are presented. 

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