Articles | Volume 11, issue 7
Research article
19 Jul 2018
Research article |  | 19 Jul 2018

A method for computing the three-dimensional radial distribution function of cloud particles from holographic images

Michael L. Larsen and Raymond A. Shaw

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A statistical tool frequently utilized to measure scale-dependent departures from perfect randomness is the radial distribution function. This tool has many strengths, but it is not easy to calculate for particle detections within a three-dimensional sample volume. In this manuscript, we introduce and test a new method to estimate the three-dimensional radial distribution function in realistic measurement volumes.