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



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Helmus JJ and SM Collis. 2016. "The Python ARM Radar Toolkit (Py-ART), a Library for Working with Weather Radar Data in the Python Programming Language." Journal of Open Research Software, 4(1), 10.5334/jors.119.
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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.

Fielding MD, JC Chiu, RJ Hogan, and G Feingold. 2013. "3D cloud reconstructions: Evaluation of scanning radar scan strategy with a view to surface shortwave radiation closure." Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 118(16), 10.1002/jgrd.50614.
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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.

Hammond KD. 2013. Impact of Ice Crystal Habit on the Parameterization of Cloud Microphysical Properties When Using 94ghz Polarimetric Scanning Cloud Radar During Stormvex. Salt Lake City, Utah: University of Utah, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences.

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