Aerosol Measurement Science Group


The ARM Aerosol Measurement Science Group (AMSG) coordinates Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) user facility observations of aerosols and atmospheric trace gases with user needs to ensure advanced, well-characterized observational measurements and data products—at the spatial and temporal scales necessary—for improving climate science and model forecasts.

Organizational Structure

The AMSG reports to the ARM Technical Director and is made up of experts from across ARM and atmospheric science community.

Current AMSG members include:

  • Allison McComiskey, AMSG and Science Co-Chair
  • Doug Sisterson, AMSG Infrastructure Co-Chair and ARM Instrument Coordinator
  • Allison Aiken, ARM Mobile Facility Site Operations
  • Jerome Fast, General Modeling/Science Representative
  • Connor Flynn, ARM Aerosol Data Translator
  • Gannet Hallar, General Science Representative
  • Fred Helsel, North Slope of Alaska Site Operations
  • Chongai Kuang, General Measurements/Science Representative
  • Tim Onasch, General Measurements/Science Representative
  • Mike Ritsche, Southern Great Plains Observatory Manager
  • Arthur Sedlacek, General Measurements/Science Representative
  • Stephen Springston, ARM Aerosol Observing System Lead Mentor
  • Adam Theisen, ARM Data Quality Office