CTAO North Raman Lidar Pathfinder news

  1. CTA Pathfinder Barcelona Raman LIDAR detects Cumbre Vieja volcano plume (6-Oct-2021)

Publications

Published papers

  1. Miha Živec et al., Observation of the Cumbre Vieja volcano plume above the Observatorio
    del Roque de los Muchachos with the Barcelona Raman LIDAR
    , DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/2398/1/012013,
    Published in: J.Phys.Conf.Ser. 2398 (2022) 1, 012013

  2. Otger Ballester et al., Raman LIDARs for the atmospheric calibration along the line-of-sight of CTA,
    e-Print: 1909.09342 [astro-ph.IM], DOI: 10.22323/1.358.0814, Published in: PoS ICRC2019 (2020), 814

  3. Markus Gaug et al., The IFAE/UAB Raman LIDAR for the CTA-North,
    DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/201919702005 , Published in: EPJ Web Conf. 197 (2019), 02005

  4. Markus Gaug et al. (CTA Consortium), Calibration strategies for the Cherenkov Telescope Array,
    DOI: 10.1117/12.2054536 , Published in: Proc.SPIE Int.Soc.Opt.Eng. 9149 (2014), 914919

  5. M. Doro et al. (CTA Consortium), Status and motivation of Raman LIDARs development for the CTA Observatory,
    e-Print: 1402.0638 (2014) [astro-ph.IM]

  6. A. López Oramas et al. (CTA Consortium), The IFAE/UAB and LUPM Raman LIDARs for Cherenkov Telescope Array Observatory,
    e-Print: 1307.5092 (2013) [astro-ph.IM]

  7. M. Doro et al., Towards a full Atmospheric Calibration system for the Cherenkov Telescope Array,
    e-Print: 1307.3406 (2013) [astro-ph.IM]

  8. V. Da Deppo, M. Doro, O. Blanch, L. Font, A. Lopez, M. Gaug, and M. Martinez, Preliminary optical design of a polychromator for a Raman LIDAR for atmospheric calibration of the Cherenkov Telescope Array, DOI: 10.1117/12.979789 In Proc. SPIE Optical Systems Design, volume 8550, page 85501V (2012).

PhD Theses directly related to BRL

  1. Alicia López Oramas, Multi-year Campaign of the Gamma-Ray Binary LS I +61 303 and Search for VHE Emission from Gamma-Ray Binary Candidates with the MAGIC Telescopes (2014)

  2. Camilla Maggio, Indirect Search for WIMP Dark Matter with the MAGIC Telescopes (2021)

  3. Miha Živec, Characterization of atmospheric properties over the Cherenkov Telescope Array at La Palma (2023)

Other relevant PhD Theses

  1. Francesc Rocadenbosch Burillo LIDAR sensing of the atmosphere: Receiver design and inversion algorithms for an elastic system (1996)

  2. Ana María Díaz Rodríguez Caracterización de los aerosoles atmosféricos y su influencia en los niveles de radiación UV en la región de Canarias (2005)

  3. Mert Serkan Laser beam shaping optical system design methods and their application in edge-emitting semiconductor laser-based lidar systems (2007)

  4. Francisco Jesus Navas Guzman Atmospheric vertical profiling by Raman lidar (2011)

Master Theses

  1. C. Adrover Pacheco, The Atmospheric Density Profile influence on IACT, Master’s thesis, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and Institut de Fisica d’Altes Energies (2009).

  2. A. López Oramas, Development and description of a Raman LIDAR, Master’s thesis, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) (2010).

  3. M. Eizmendi, IFAE-UAB Raman LIDAR Link Budget and Components. Master’s thesis, Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya (UPC) & Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) (2011).

  4. C. Sánchez Alonso, Caracterització del LIDAR de CTA. Master’s thesis, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) (2011).

Bachelor Theses

  1. Carlos Sánchez Alonso, Caracterització del LIDAR de CTA, Bachelor Thesis, UAB, (2011)

  2. Eudald Font, Alineament de l’UAB-IFAE Raman LIDAR (2014)

  3. Oriol Calpe Blanch, CTA, LIDAR i Near Range (2017)

  4. Sergi Fernández Moure, Aliniament i primeres mesures del Raman-Lidar de l’IFAE/UAB (2018)

  5. Raúl Ramos Tomás, Atmosphere characterization through Barcelona Raman-LIDAR data analysis (2019)

  6. David Villar Mateo, Estudi de l’obtenció del coeficient d’extinciá atmosfèrica amb un Raman LIDAR (2019)

  7. Víctor Riu Molinero, Posada en marxa del UAB-IFAE Raman LIDAR (2020)

  8. Òscar Porqueras León, Maximum likelihood gluing of simultaneous analogue and photon counting LIDAR measurements, Bachelor Thesis, UAB, (2022)