MAX
STATUS
Ready Sept. 30, 2007
AVAILABILITY
Available in collaborations with host institution
REQUEST PROCEDURE
contact Dr. Walter A. Petersen and/or Prof. Kevin Knupp
Surface In-Situ Instruments
Mobile Alabama X-band dual-polarimetric Doppler radar
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/
SECONDARY CONTACT
Dr. Walter Petersen
University of Alabama Huntsville
ESSC/NSSTC. Univ. of Alabama Huntsville 320 Sparkman Dr. Huntsville AL. 35805
(256) 961-7861
walt.petersen@msfc.nasa.gov
http://vortex.nsstc.uah.edu/mips/max/
SPECIFICATIONS
TypeMeteorological
Hydrological
Instrument TypeRadiation instrument
EnvironmentLand
LocationMobile
Archive Data AvailabilityArchive maintained locally
VariablesZ,ZDR,PHIDP,RHOHV,LDR,VR,W
Time PeriodN/A
Instrument Maturitynew
WavebandC
Dervied VariablesKDP, HID
Chemical PhaseN/A
Chemical CompoundsN/A
TechniqueN/A
Sampling RateN/A
Detection Limit
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
Platform assembly complete Sept. 2007
UPDATED ON
14 Oct 2009 15:54