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LIDAR (LIght Detection And Ranging) is a time of flight backscattering technique used in plasma diagnostics. This report reviews the existing JET LIDAR system, discusses developments in solid-state, visible, near IR and other lasers, and their possible LIDAR applications, deals with fast detectors and analysis techniques and outlines possible designs of LIDAR scattering systems for new fusion machines.

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Authors: GOWERS C W, JET Joint Undertaking, Abingdon, Oxon. (GB)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: JET-P(91)27 EN (1991) 16 pp.
Availability: Available from the Publications Officer, JET Joint Undertaking, Abingdon, Oxon. OX14 3EA (GB)
Record Number: 199210163 / Last updated on: 1994-12-02
Original language: en
Available languages: en