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Table 2 Model input parameters

From: Echo simulation of dual polarization Doppler weather radar based on the physical model

Model input parameter Meaning
Pt (kW) Transmitted signal power
G (dB) Transmit and receive antenna gain
r (km) Distance of resolution volume
θ (°) Beam width
τ (us) Pulse width
λ (cm) Wavelength
T (s) Pulse interval
N(D) Raindrop spectrum parameters
D (mm) Raindrop resolution size
V (m/s) Average velocity and direction of Raindrop
(r, φ, θ) Raindrop position