ICLAS Charter and Purpose

Officers & Membership

The ICLAS is composed of two bodies:

  1. a Working Group  (Chairman and approximately 13 members with 6-year terms)
  2. Standing committees (with no term limits)

All ICLAS members participate in discussions, but only the Working Group members and Chairman can vote.

Atmospheric Lidar Missions

ICESat (NASA)2003-2010
CATS (NASA) on ISS2015 -
ADM-Aeolus (ESA)2018 -
EarthCARE (ESA-JAXA)To be launched in 2023