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Table 1 MU radar parameters used during ShUREX 2016 and 2017 campaigns

From: Turbulence kinetic energy dissipation rates estimated from concurrent UAV and MU radar measurements

Parameter  
Beam directions (0°, 0°),(0°, 10°), (90°, 10°)
Radar frequencies (MHz) 46.00, 46.25, 46.50, 46.75, 47.00
Interpulse period (μs) 400
Subpulse duration (μs) 1
Pulse coding 16-bit optimal complementary code
Range resolution (m) 150
Height sampling (FII) (m) 5
Number of gates 128
Coherent integration number 32
Incoherent integration number – (time series)
Number of FFT points 128
Acquisition time for one profile (s) 24.57
Profile acquired every: (s) 6.144
Nyquist frequency (Hz) 2.60
Velocity aliasing (m s−1) 8.4