Αrticle in IDW: "Large measurement campaign in the Atlantic starts"
Jul 6, 2021
"To support the ESA wind satellite Aeolus, the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research (TROPOS) has now installed a lidar in Mindelo, the second largest city in Cabo Verde. The light radar uses laser light to study the atmosphere in the tropical Atlantic and is part of a large international measurement campaign: The „Aeolus Tropical Atlantic Campaign“ will take place in summer and autumn 2021 and, in addition to the validation of the data from the ESA satellite, will also contribute to the research on clouds and aerosols in the tropics and to better understand the formation of tropical cyclones (hurricanes)".
To follow the campaign: