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ARM MWR
STATUS
Continuous
AVAILABILITY
Mobile instruments on request
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Formal request through ARM
Surface Remote
2-Channel Microwave Radiometer Facility/Network Instrument: (ARM/SGP; NSA, TWP, Mobile 1 (NIM), Mobile 2: REY-12 Radiometers in all)
CONTACT
Dr. Maria Cadeddu
ANL
9600 S Cass Avenue Argonne, IL 60439
630 252 7408
mcadeddu@anl.gov
N/A
SPECIFICATIONS
Facility TypeFixed
LocationARM: SGP; NSA, TWP, Mobile -12 Radiometers in all)
VariablesBrightness Temperature Derived Variables: Precipitable Water Vapor; Cloud Liquid Path
Archive Data AvailabilityAll data available through ARM archive: http://www.arm.gov/data/
REFERENCES
Liljegren,J. C. “Automatic Self-Calibration of ARM Microwave Radiometers,” in Microwave Radiometry and Remote Sensing of the Earth’s Surface and Atmosphere, P. Pampaloni and S. Paloscia Eds., VSP Press, 2000, pp. 433-441.
REMARKS
Vendor/Manufacturer Radiometrics Corporation: http://www.radiometrics.com Specifications: Accuracy-0.3 K; Resolution 0.25 K Frequency: 23.8, 31.4 GHz Aperture: 5.9 deg. @ 23.8, 4.5 @ 31.4 Operational Mode: Discrete angle scanning Measurement Range: Total atmospheric column
UPDATED ON
11 Nov 2009 08:57