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Li-Cor CO2
AVAILABILITY
principally available if not already committed to field project
REQUEST PROCEDURE
requestable through NSF OFAP process
Airborne Measurements
Infrared absorption instyrument for the measurement of ambient CO2 mixing ratio
CONTACT
Teresa Campos
NCAR ACD
1850 Table Mesa Drive Boulder, CO 80305 USA
303-497-1048
campos@ucar.edu
SPECIFICATIONS
Manufacturer
Dimensions
Weight
Power Source Type
Inlet Aperturesone std. gas phase inlet needed
Heating/Cooling Requirementsnone if typical A/C environment, controlled to <35C
Airspeed/Altitude Requirements
Operators Required1
Ground Requirements
Suitable PlatformsGV, C-130, others
Data System
Measured ParameterCO2 mixing ratio
Measurement Techniqueinfrared absorption
Operational Modenormal
Time Resolution1s
Horizontal Resolution
Other Resolution
Precision0.2 ppb for 10 s average
Accuracy0.3 ppbv
Range
Calibration Methodinlet overflow from standard cylinder
Limitations
REFERENCES
Boering, et al. (GRL, 21, 2567-2570, 1994)
UPDATED ON
3 Sep 2009 13:47