swacr: W-Band (95 GHz) ARM Cloud Radar, mounted to scan



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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.
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Matrosov SY. 2015. "Evaluations of the Spheroidal Particle Model for Describing Cloud Radar Depolarization Ratios of Ice Hydrometeors." Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 32(5), 10.1175/jtech-d-14-00115.1.


Fielding MD, J Chiu, RJ Hogan, and G Feingold. 2014. "A novel ensemble method for retrieving properties of warm cloud in 3-D using ground-based scanning radar and zenith radiances." Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119(18), 10.1002/2014jd021742.
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Petäjä T. 2013. Science Plan Biogenic Aerosols Effects on Clouds and Climate (BAECC). ARM user facility. DOE/SC-ARM-13-024.

Marchand R, G Mace, A Hallar, I McCubbin, S Matrosov, and M Shupe. 2013. "Enhanced Radar Backscattering due to Oriented Ice Particles at 95 GHz during StormVEx." Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 30(10), 10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00005.1.

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Martin S. 2013. Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon: Year-to-Year Differences. DOE ARM Climate Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM-13-009.

Hammonds K, G Mace, S Matrosov, T Garrett, G Hallar, and I McCubbin. 2013. Backscatter Cross-section Dependence on Ice Crystal Habit in Radar Retrieval Algorithms During STORMVEX. Presented at 4th Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Science Team Meeting. Potomac, MD.

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