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Single-Channel Microwave Radiometer
Measure nighttime airglow emissions during low moon periods. Emission bands measured include OH, Na...
Passive optical
Passive optical
ALOMAR, the Arctic Lidar Observatory for Middle Atmosphere research is a Norwegian Research Facility,...
AMFR is a three frequency (Ku-, Ka- and W-band) atmospheric radar with matched beams (0.7 deg), good...
Ka-band, 35 GHz Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments using 4 different operational...
Ka-band, 35 GHz Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments using 4 different operational...
W-band, 95 GHz Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments in co- and cross-polarization...
Ka-band, 35 GHz Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments using 4 different operational...
Ka-band, 35 GHz Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments using 4 different operational...
Ka-band, 35 GHz polarimetric Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments using 6 different...
W-band, 95 GHz Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments in co- and cross-polarization...
4-Channel Millimeter wavelength Radiometer Facility/Network Instrument: (ARM/NSA, Mobile)
2-Channel Microwave Radiometer Facility/Network Instrument: (ARM/SGP; NSA, TWP, Mobile 1 (NIM), Mobile...
90/150-GHz Microwave radiometer (ARM facilities: SGP , AMF)
12-Channel Microwave Radiometer Facility/Network Instrument: (ARM/NSA, Mobile 1 (NIM), Mobile 2: REY)
C-band (5.36 cm) dual-pol radar (STAR transmit/receive)
ASI is the Italian Space Agency. The website links to a "Geodetic Data Archiving Facility." Further...
ALVICE is a new mobile Raman lidar facility that is under development at NASA/GSFC. Upon completion it...
Scientific balooning program
NMSU's Scientific Ballooning
A 29-channel scanning radiometer over the frequency range 50 to 400 GHz
Cryogenic Frostpoint Hygrometer: Balloon borne frostpoint hygrometer to measure tropospheric and stratospheric...
Currently available measurements of humidity in the troposphere grossly undersample its natural variability....
S-band, single polarization Doppler radar. Measures reflectivity, velocity, and spectral width.
Vaisala RS92 sounding system including ground check station, ground receiver, and laptop running DigiCORA...
S-band, fully polarimetric Doppler radar. Measures reflectivity, velocity, differential reflectivity,...
900-1300MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profilers, 4xxMHz Stratospheric/Tropospheric Wind Profilers, Shipborne...
Compact and reliable wind lidar. DWL is a wind profiler using lidar coherent detection technology for...
The original motivation for developing a driftsonde observing system was to support research associated...
Dual-polarization lidar using 532-nm Nd:Yag laser and liquid crystal variable retarders. 30 pulses/second,...
GAUS (GPS Advanced Upper-Air Sounding System) is NCAR/EOL's balloon borne radiosonde system
29-Channel Microwave Radiometer over the frequency range 50 to 400 GHz
Ground based water vapor mixing ratio and aerosol backscatter profile measurments.
Passive optical
Integrated package of boundary layer wind profiler, 10m meteorological tower, radiosondes (GAUS), solar...
Active optical
Ground-based Fourier tranform spectrometer for remote sensing of atmospheric composition in the 0.3-2...
Four ground-based DIAL and Raman Lidars
3-Channel Microwave Radiometer
Active optical, i.e. lidars Used to study chemistry, dynamics, temperatures, meteoric input, and ion-neutral...
905 nm eye-safe lidar for continuous operation
Measures nighttime wind, temperature and Na density in the 80-105 km altitude region, at about 1 min...
Passive optical, deployed from 1994 to 1996
Active radio; The radar began operating in 1990 and terminated operation in 2007.
Active radio
Passive optical interferometer
Passive optical interferometer
Passive optical interferometer
Passive optical interferometer
Passive optical interferometer
Passive optical interferometer
Dual polarization X-band radar with simultaneous transmit/receive capability; 240 kW peak power, 0.9...
Collection of the following instruments: a) 915 MHz wind profiler b) 12-channel microwave radiometer c)...
Electronically scanning four-faced phased array weather radar to replace current generation of NEXRAD...
S-band Radar. Measures reflectivity, velocity, spectral width, differential reflectivity, linear depolarization,...
Phased Array Weather Radar - S Band radar with one face of a SPY-1A antenna
Millimeter Cloud Radar. K-band, 35 GHz, Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments...
Millimeter Cloud Radar. W-band, 94 GHz Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments in...
Details to come shortly...
Integrated (total atmospheric column) precipitable water vapor (IPW) retrieved from Global Positioning...
The National Geodetic Survey (NGS), an office of NOAA's National Ocean Service, coordinate a continuously...
404-MHz Wind Profilers
A polarimetric transportable radar (3.2 cm wavelength)with full scanning and Doppler capabilities.
3-Channel Microwave Radiometer
The National Geodetic Survey (NGS), an office of NOAA's National Ocean Service, coordinate a continuously...
S-band fully polarimetric Doppler radar. Measures reflectivity, velocity, differential reflectivity,...
OU-PRIME provides a state?of?the?art platform supporting innovative radar engineering and meteorological...
Ka-band, 35 GHz Doppler cloud radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments.
W-band, 94 GHz Doppler cloud radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments.
2.8-GHz Vertically Pointing Precipitation Profiler
A transportable solid-state polarimetric X-band radar that uses pulse compression. Blind range is mitigated...
MP-3000A infrared and hyper-spectral microwave radiometer providing continuous lower tropospheric temperature,...
ARM balloon-borne sounding system (SONDE)
NASA ATM multi-thermistor. Contains five thermistors each with different emissivity and absorptivity...
NOAA ozone sounding system with cryogenic frostpoint hygrometer: Ozone sonde, CFH and Vaisala RS80
NOAA/NSSL's mobile ballooning laboratories: Vaisala RS92, electric field and lightening sensors
Mobile X-band radar platform featuring 20kW TWT transmitter and 180 deg/sec azimuthal scan rate.
Active optical
Raman-shifted Eye-safe Aerosol Lidar (REAL): 1.5-micron wavelength elastic backscatter aerosol lidar....
Passive radio
Passive optical, Fabry Perot Inteferometer, Huancayo, Peru
Two C-band mobile Doppler radars. One of the radars (SR2) is dual-polarimetric capable using the STaR...
C-band, mobile Doppler radar
Mobile C-band dual-polarimetric Doppler radar
Sodar for lower boundary layer wind profiling plus RASS for virtual temperature profiling. Uses a Metek...
Active optical
Passive optical
Desert Research Institute tethersonde system (Vaisala TT12) to measure PTU, wind, ozone and NO2 (Drummond...
Indiana University's tethersonde system
University of Nevada at Reno tethersonde system
The Two-Channel Narrow-Field-Of-View (2NFOV) Radiometer measures zenith radiance at one red and one near-infrared...
Operational radiosondes used in NWS radiosonde sites
A two channel polarization ruby (0.694 micron) lidar
Dual-wavelength, 33- and 95-GHz polarimetric Doppler radar. Measures the Doppler spectrum and its moments...
Truck-mounted 95 GHz polarimetric Doppler radar. 1.2 kW peak transmit power, 30 m range resolution,...
Truck-mounted 9.4 GHz polarimetric (hybrid mode) Doppler radar. 12.5 kW peak transmit power, 100 m range...
Mobile S-band (2.94 GHz) Frequency Modulated, Continuous-Wave Radar. Provides vertical profiles of radar...
W-band, 94 GHz Doppler cloud radar (includes parts from former PSU radars). Measures the Doppler spectrum...
Infrared interferometer (2 units-AERIBAGO)
Pulsed coherent-detection Doppler wind lidar system. 2-micron solid state laser technology. Currently...
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary layer Wind Profiler with RASS
404-MHz Wind Profiler
449-MHz Wind Profiler (TARS 449)
920-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
449-MHz Wind Profiler (TARS 449)
449-MHz Wind Profiler (TARS 449)
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
449-MHz Wind Profiler (TARS 449)
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
449-MHz Wind Profiler with RASS (1/4 Scale 449)
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
50-MHz Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
449-MHz Wind Profiler (TARS 449)
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler. MAPR (Multiple Antenna Profiler Radar) designed to make rapid...
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
449-MHz Wind Profiler (TARS 449)
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler with RASS
449-MHz Wind Profiler (TARS 449)
Mobile, X-band Doppler radars