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Berkeley TD-LIF Instrument
STATUS
Available
AVAILABILITY
by collaboration
REQUEST PROCEDURE
contact Ron Cohen
Airborne Measurements
Measures NO2, the sum of all peroxynitrates, the sum of all RONO2, and HNO3 with sensitivities adequate for the remote troposphere
CONTACT
Ronald Cohen
UC Berkeley
Department of Chemistry Hildebrand Hall UC Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720-1460
510 642-2735
rccohen@berkeley.edu
http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/rccgrp/
SPECIFICATIONS
ManufacturerRonald Cohen
DimensionsStandard high rack
Weight517lbs + rack
Power Source Typeeasily adaptable
Inlet Aperturesvarious
Heating/Cooling Requirementsneed cabin between 10 and 35C
Airspeed/Altitude Requirementsany
Operators Requiredzero or one
Ground Requirementsstandard
Suitable Platformsany aircraft larger than a cessna
Data Systemstandard computer
Measured ParameterNO2, total peroxynitrates, total RONO2, HNO3
Measurement TechniqueThermal dissociation Laser-induced fluorescence
Operational Mode
Time Resolution0.2 Hz
Horizontal Resolution
Other Resolution
Precision6 ppt/min
Accuracy10%+/-3ppt
Range
Calibration MethodNO2 standard
Limitations
REFERENCES
see details on http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/rccgrp/
UPDATED ON
3 Sep 2009 13:47