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NO-XP radar
STATUS
Research Prototype
AVAILABILITY
Open to community use on a cost recovery basis.
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Contact Dr. Michael Biggerstaff for information.
Emerging Technologies
Simultaneous transmit/receive dual-polarimetric mobile radar.
CONTACT
Dr. Michael Biggerstaff
University of Oklahoma
School of Meteorology National Weather Center, 120 David L. Boren Blvd. Norman, OK 73072
405-325-3881
drdoppler@ou.edu
http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/smartradars/
SPECIFICATIONS
DeveloperAllen Zahrai
Development SectorFed/State Gov
R&D ProgramYes
Years Till Available<3
Investment Required$100k-$1M
Projected Applicationrainfall estimation, cloud physics, electrification, modeling
Unit Cost$1-10M
Key RisksNone.
Ease of Usesingle operator
PlatformsGround
TRLTRL 9
REFERENCES
Contact Dr. Michael Biggerstaff for information.
REMARKS
The NO-XP is a collaboration between the National Severe Storms Laboratory and the University of Oklahoma. The radar will undergo testing during summer/fall 2007.
UPDATED ON
3 Sep 2009 16:25