Datastream : AERI01CH2

Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI) 01: ch. 2 data

Active Dates
1995.07.22 - 2014.03.12

Measurement Categories
Radiometric

Originating Instrument
Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI)

Measurements

Only measurements considered scientifically relevant are shown below by default.

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Measurement Units Variable
Ambient blackbody temperature - apex K ABB_apex_temp ( time )
Ambient blackbody temperature K ABB_bottom_temp ( time )
Ambient blackbody temperature - rim top K ABB_top_temp ( time )
Ambient blackbody temperature - apex K ABBapexTemp ( time )
Ambient blackbody temperature K ABBbottomTemp ( time )
Ambient blackbody temperature - rim top K ABBtopTemp ( time )
Observation altitude Meters Altitude ( time )
Blackbody controller Unit 1 power supply temperature K BB_controller1_temp ( time )
Blackbody controller Unit 2 power supply temperature K BB_controller2_temp ( time )
Temperature of the AERI blackbody support structure K BB_support_structure_temp ( time )
Blackbody controller unit 1 power supply temperature K BBcontroller1temp ( time )
Blackbody controller unit 2 power supply temperature K BBcontroller2temp ( time )
Temperature of the AERI blackbody support structure K BBsupportStructureTemp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature - apex K HBB_apex_temp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature - rim bottom K HBB_bottom_temp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature - rim top K HBB_top_temp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature - apex K HBBapexTemp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature - rim bottom K HBBbottomTemp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature - rim top K HBBtopTemp ( time )
Julian day including day and fraction of day days JulianDay ( time )
Observation latitude Degrees Latitude ( time )
Observation longitude Degrees Longitude ( time )
Signal conditioning electronics inside air temperature K SCEtemp ( time )
Time at center of AERI sky observation period UTC Hours Time_UTC_hours ( time )
Ambient air temperature near blackbodies K airNearBBsTemp ( time )
Ambient air temperature near blackbodies K air_near_BB_temp ( time )
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Observation atmospheric pressure in AERI electronics mb atmosphericPressure ( time )
Relative humidity measured near blackbodies. Use with air temperature near BBs only. % RH atmosphericRelativeHumidity ( time )
Observation atmospheric pressure in AERI electronics mb atmospheric_pressure ( time )
Relative humidity measured near Blackbodies. Use with Air Temperature Near BBs only. % RH atmospheric_relative_humidity ( time )
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Ambient temperature used in calibration K calibrationAmbientTemp ( time )
Cold blackbody temperature used in calibration K calibrationCBBtemp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature used in calibration K calibrationHBBtemp ( time )
Cold blackbody temperature used in calibration K calibration_CBB_temp ( time )
Hot blackbody temperature used in calibration K calibration_HBB_temp ( time )
Ambient temperature used in calibration K calibration_ambient_temp ( time )
AERI ingest computer temperature measured at back panel of computer K computerTemp ( time )
AERI ingest computer temperature measured at back panel of computer K computer_temp ( time )
Stirling cooler compressor temperature measured at compressor heatsink K coolerCompressorTemp ( time )
Stirling cycle cooler current amperes coolerCurrent ( time )
Stirling cycle cooler expander temperature K coolerExpanderTemp ( time )
Stirling cooler power supply temperature measured at power supply frame K coolerPowerSupplyTemp ( time )
Stirling cooler compressor temperature measured at compressor heatsink K cooler_compressor_temp ( time )
Stirling cycle cooler current ampere cooler_current ( time )
Stirling cycle cooler expander temperature K cooler_expander_temp ( time )
Stirling cooler power supply temperature measured at power supply frame K cooler_power_supply_temp ( time )
Detector temperature sensed via diode near detector K detectorTemp ( time )
Detector temperature sensed via diode near detector K detector_temp ( time )
Resistive temperature of 12 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCE-P3 shell K fixed12KohmResistor ( time )
Resistive temperature of 97 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCE-P4 shell K fixed97KohmResistor ( time )
Resistive temperature of 2500 ohm fixed resistor - banana plug mounted K fixed2500ohmResistor ( time )
AERI instrument hatch indicator (open, closed, neither) unitless hatchIndicator ( time )
AERI instrument hatch indicator (open, closed, neither) unitless hatch_indicator ( time )
AERI interferometer temperature at second port K interferometerSecondPortTemp ( time )
AERI interferometer temperature at second port K interferometer_second_port_temp ( time )
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Downwelling radiance interpolated to standard wavenumber scale mw/(m2 sr cm-1) mean_rad ( time, wnum )
Scene mirror motor case temperature K mirrorMotorTemp ( time )
Scene mirror motor case temperature K mirror_motor_temp ( time )
Logical flag indicating that a data record is missing (true/false) missingDataFlag ( time )
Logical flag indicating that a data record is missing (true/false) unitless missing_data_flag ( time )
Scene mirror motor driver heat sink temperature K motorDriverTemp ( time )
Scene mirror motor driver heat sink temperature K motor_driver_temp ( time )
Ambient air temperature at hatch opening K outsideAirTemp ( time )
Ambient air temperature at hatch opening K outside_air_temp ( time )
Electronics rack ambient temperature measured at inside top of rack K rackAmbientTemp ( time )
Electronics rack ambient temperature measured at inside top of rack K rack_ambient_temp ( time )
Difference between the sky view's radiance variance and the hot black body view's variance (mw/(m2 sr cm-1))^2 radiance_variance_diff ( time, wnum2 )
Downwelling radiance interpolated to standard wavenumber scale mw/(m2 sr cm-1) radiation ( time, wnum )
Time at end of interferometer data collection hhmmss rawTimeHHMMSS ( time )
Resistive temperature of 12 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCE-P3 shell K resistor_temp_12kohm ( time )
Resistive temperature of 97 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCE-P4 shell K resistor_temp_97kohm ( time )
Resistive temperature of 2500 Ohm fixed resistor - banana plug mounted K resistor_temp_2500ohm ( time )
Scene mirror position encoder value unitless sceneMirPosEncoder ( time )
Scene mirror position encoder value unitless scene_mirror_pos_encoder ( time )
Signal conditioning electronics inside air temperature K signal_conditioning_electronics_temp ( time )
Spare temperature sensor (location TBD) K spareTemp ( time )
Spare temperature sensor (location TBD) K spare_temp ( time )
Difference between the sky view's radiance variance and the hot black body view's variance (mw/(m2 sr cm-1))^2 standard_dev_mean_rad ( time, wnum2 )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time in hhmmss format at center of AERI sky observation period HHMMSS timeHHMMSS ( time )
Time cell bounds time_bounds ( time, bound )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
Wave number in reciprocal centimeters cm-1 wnum ( wnum )
Wave number for sky and hot view's radiance variance difference cm-1 wnum2 ( wnum2 )

Locations

Southern Great Plains
SGPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK

Contact(s)

Jonathan Gero
608-265-2335
jonathan.gero@ssec.wisc.edu

Brian Ermold
Developer
(509) 375-2277
brian.ermold@pnnl.gov

Annette Koontz
Developer
(509) 375-3609
annette.koontz@pnnl.gov

Krista Gaustad
Developer
(509) 375-5950
krista.gaustad@pnnl.gov

Denny Hackel
associate
(608) 770-1485
dennyh@ssec.wisc.edu

Raymond Garcia
software
(608) 262-8439
ray.garcia@ssec.wisc.edu