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ARMOR 5 cm, dual-polarization Doppler radar
STATUS
Operational 24/7
AVAILABILITY
On request when in collaboration with host institution
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Contact Dr. Walter A. Petersen walt.petersen@nasa.gov
Surface Remote
C-band (5.36 cm) dual-pol radar (STAR transmit/receive)
CONTACT
Dr. Walter Petersen
NASA MSFC
NASA-MSFC/NSSTC VP-61 Earth Sciences Office 320 Sparkman Drive Huntsville, Alabama 35805
(256) 961-7861
walt.Petersen@msfc.nasa.gov
SECONDARY CONTACT
Kevin Knupp
University of Alabama at Huntsville
320 Sparkman Drive, NSSTC Huntsville, AL 35806
256-961-7762
kevin@nsstc.uah.edu
http://vortex.nsstc.uah.edu/mips/
SPECIFICATIONS
Facility TypeFixed
LocationHuntsville International Airport
Variablesreflectivity, velocity, differential reflectivity, linear depolarization, differential phase, co-polar correlation
Archive Data AvailabilityData archived and available on request when collaborating with institution
REFERENCES
Petersen, W. A., K. R. Knupp, D. J. Cecil, and J. R. Mecikalsi, 2007: The Unversity of Alabama Huntsville THOR Center instrumentation: Research and operational collaboration. INVITED PRESENTATION, 33rd International Conference on Radar Meteorology, American Meteorological Society, Cairns, Australia, August 6-10, 2007.
REMARKS
Operational since Nov. 2004.
UPDATED ON
2 Oct 2009 11:40