sp2-air: Single Particle Soot Photometer aboard aircraft

The single-particle soot photometer (SP2) measures the soot (black carbon) mass of individual aerosol particles by laser-induced incandescence down to concentrations as low as ng/m^3. It samples from the Counterflow Virtual Impactor (CVI) and isokinetic inlets.

Measurements

Locations

  • Fixed
  • AMF1
  • AMF2
  • AMF3

2020

Junghenn Noyes K, R Kahn, A Sedlacek, L Kleinman, J Limbacher, and Z Li. 2020. "Wildfire Smoke Particle Properties and Evolution, from Space-Based Multi-Angle Imaging." Remote Sensing, 12(5), 10.3390/rs12050769.

2018

Kassianov E, L Berg, M Pekour, J Barnard, D Chand, J Comstock, C Flynn, A Sedlacek, J Shilling, H Telg, J Tomlinson, A Zelenyuk, and J Fast. 2018. "A Closure Study of Total Scattering Using Airborne In Situ Measurements from the Winter Phase of TCAP." Atmosphere, 9(6), 228, 10.3390/atmos9060228.
Research Highlight

2017

Maahn M, G de Boer, J Creamean, G Feingold, G McFarquhar, W Wu, and F Mei. 2017. "The observed influence of local anthropogenic pollution on northern Alaskan cloud properties." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17(23), doi:10.5194/acp-17-14709-2017.
Research Highlight

Sedlacek AJ. 2017. Single-Particle Soot Photometer (SP2) Instrument Handbook. Ed. by Robert Stafford, ARM Climate Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM-TR-169.

2016

Fast JD, LK Berg, K Zhang, RC Easter, RA Ferrare, JW Hair, CA Hostetler, Y Liu, I Ortega, A Sedlacek III, JE Shilling, M Shrivastava, SR Springston, JM Tomlinson, R Volkamer, J Wilson, RA Zaveri, and A Zelenyuk. 2016. "Model representations of aerosol layers transported from North America over the Atlantic Ocean during the Two-Column Aerosol Project." Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 121(16), 10.1002/2016jd025248.
Research Highlight

Buseck PR. 2016. Aerosol Properties Downwind of Biomass Burns Field Campaign Report. Ed. by Robert Stafford, DOE ARM Climate Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM-15-076.

Berg LK, JD Fast, JC Barnard, SP Burton, B Cairns, D Chand, JM Comstock, S Dunagan, RA Ferrare, CJ Flynn, JW Hair, CA Hostetler, J Hubbe, A Jefferson, R Johnson, EI Kassianov, CD Kluzek, P Kollias, K Lamer, K Lantz, F Mei, MA Miller, J Michalsky, I Ortega, M Pekour, RR Rogers, PB Russell, J Redemann, AJ Sedlacek III, MS Segal Rozenhaimer, B Schmid, JE Shilling, Y Shinozuka, SR Springston, JM Tomlinson, M Tyrrell, JM Wilson, R Volkamer, A Zelenyuk, and CM Berkowitz. 2016. "The Two-Column Aerosol Project: Phase I-Overview and impact of elevated aerosol layers on aerosol optical depth." Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 121(1), 10.1002/2015jd023848.
Research Highlight

Kleinman LI, AJ Sedlacek, WP Arnott, PR Buseck, P Davidovits, JS Gaffney, ER Lewis, W Lin, H Moosmuller, TB Onasch, JE Shilling, J Wang, RJ Yokelson, and RA Zaveri. 2016. Biomass Burning Observation Project (BBOP) Final Campaign Report. Ed. by Robert Stafford, DOE ARM Climate Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM-15-083.

Zamora LM, RA Kahn, MJ Cubison, GS Diskin, JL Jimenez, Y Kondo, GM McFarquhar, A Nenes, KL Thornhill, A Wisthaler, A Zelenyuk, and LD Ziemba. 2016. "Aircraft-measured indirect cloud effects from biomass burning smoke in the Arctic and subarctic." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(2), 10.5194/acp-16-715-2016.

2015

Biraud S, M Torn, C Miller, A Sedlacek, C Sweeney, S Wofsy, G de Boer, M Shupe, and C Kuang. 2015. ARM-ACME V: ARM Airborne Carbon Measurements V on the North Slope of Alaska Science and Implementation Plan. Ed. by Robert Stafford, DOE ARM Climate Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM-15-032.


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