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Texas Tech University StickNet
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Instrument requests can be made.
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Send email to john.schroeder@ttu.edu
Surface In-Situ Networks
StickNet is a collection of small instrumented towers that enable quick deployment (on the other of 1-3 minutes) for field campaigns.
CONTACT
John Schroeder
Texas Tech University
Atmospheric Science Group Box 42101 Lubbock, TX 79409
806-742-3113
john.schroeder@ttu.edu
www.atmo.ttu.edu/schroeder
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameStickNet
CollectiveNA
Facility TypeRapidly deployable small towers
PurposeResearch
LocationLubbock, TX
Number of Stations24
Map of StationsNA
CategoryNA
Parameters (Most)air temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure, wind speed, wind direction
Paramters (Limited)rainfall, hailfall
ArchiveNA
Period of RecordVaries
Temporal Resolution0.1-1 seconds (varies by unit)
Data SeasonVaries
Data AvailabilityVaries by experiment
Other PurposesClimate monitoring, education
FixedNo
MobileNo
PortableYes
REFERENCES
Weiss, C. C., and J. L. Schroeder, 2008: “StickNet: A New Portable Rapidly Deployable Surface Observations System,” Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 89, 1502-1503.
REMARKS
NA
UPDATED ON
12 Oct 2009 11:22