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The Code 613.1 Raman Lidar Group's instruments (SRL, RASL, and others) were designed, constructed and are maintained at Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland. The upgrading, operation and analysis of the data from the system is a collaborative effort between NASA/GSFC, UMBC and industry partners.

Group members

Martin Cadirola
Systems Engineering
Joseph Comer
Data Analyst
Dr. Belay Demoz
Atmospheric Scientist
Keith Evans
Data analyst
Antonia Gambacorta
PhD candidate
Dr. Harvey Melfi
Raman Lidar Pioneer
Gerry McIntyre
Electronics Technician
Felicita Russo
PhD candidate
Dr. Igor Veselovskii
Atmospheric Lidar Scientist
Wayne Welch
Mechanical systems engineer
Dr. Zhien Wang
Atmospheric Scientist
Dr. David Whiteman
Atmospheric Lidar Scientist

Visiting Scientists

  Dr. Gelsomina Pappalardo
  Dr. Paolo Di Girolamo
(2000, 2001)


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Last Updated:
Friday, January 20, 2006

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