prp > Portable Radiation PackageInstrument Type(s) > Baseline

The portable radiation package (PRP) is an instrument suite to collect atmospheric radiation measurements on a moving platform. The instrument suite consists of a precision spectral pyranometer (PSP), precision infrared radiometer (PIR), and continuously rotating shadowband radiometer.


  • Fixed
  • AMF1
  • AMF2
  • AMF3


Reynolds RM. 2017. Portable Radiation Package (PRP) Instrument Handbook. Ed. by Robert Stafford, ARM Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM-TR-198. 10.2172/1377886.


Leung LR, K Prather, M Ralph, D Rosenfeld, R Spackman, P DeMott, C Fairall, J Fan, S Hagos, M Hughes, C Long, S Rutledge, D Waliser, and H Wang. 2014. ARM Cloud Aerosol Precipitation Experiment (ACAPEX) Science Plan. Ed. by Robert Stafford, U.S. DOE, Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research. DOE/SC-ARM-14-030.


Ritsche M and N Hickmon. 2013. AMF2 MAGIC Deployment Aboard the Horizon Spirit. Presented at 4th Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Science Team Meeting. Potomac, MD.

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