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University of Massachusetts S-band FMCW Radar
AVAILABILITY
subject to available funding
REQUEST PROCEDURE
contact S. Frasier (frasier@ecs.umass.edu)
Surface Remote
Mobile S-band (2.94 GHz) Frequency Modulated, Continuous-Wave Radar. Provides vertical profiles of radar reflectivity (both Bragg and Rayleigh scattering) and vertical velocity with height resolution of 2.5 m, time resolution of 5 sec.
CONTACT
Stephen J. Frasier
University of Massachusetts
Microwave Remote Sensing Laboratory Knowles Eng. Bldg., Rm 113A 151 Holdsworth Way Amherst, MA 01003
413-545-4582
frasier@ecs.umass.edu
http://mirsl.ecs.umass.edu
SPECIFICATIONS
Facility TypeMobile
LocationAmherst, MA
Variablesreflectivity (Z or Cn2), velocity, spectrum width
Archive Data Availability
REFERENCES
Ince, T., S.J. Frasier, A. Muschinski, A.L. Pazmany (2003). "An S-band FMCW Boundary Layer Profiler: Instrument Description and Initial Results", Radio Science, 38(4), 1072, doi:10/1029/2002RS002753.
UPDATED ON
3 Sep 2009 13:47