Datastream : MPL

Micropulse Lidar (MPL): cloud base and top heights

Active Dates
1996.03.12 - 2007.01.31

Measurement Categories
Aerosols, Cloud Properties

Originating Instrument
Micropulse Lidar (MPL)

Measurements

The measurements below provided by this product are those considered scientifically relevant.

Measurement Variable
backscatter
cloud_base_height
preliminary_cbh

Locations

North Slope Alaska
NSAC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Barrow AK
Southern Great Plains
SGPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Manus I., PNG
TWPC2Browse DataCentral Facility, Nauru Island
TWPC3Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia
ARM Mobile Facility
NIMM1Browse DataNiamey, Niger
PYEM1Browse DataPoint Reyes, CA

Contact(s)

Richard Coulter
(630) 252-5833
rlcoulter@anl.gov

Brian Ermold
Developer
(509) 375-2277
brian.ermold@pnnl.gov

Timothy Martin
technical contact
(630) 252-8708
tjmartin@anl.gov