Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Climate Research Facility US Department of Energy
 

News & Events

ARM produces news and features, data announcements, event announcements, and highlights about its activities to keep users informed.
 
MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 1: Frozen In and Facing the Arctic Head-On

MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 1: Frozen In and Facing the Arctic Head-On

Published: 21 January 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

What are the conditions like in the central Arctic? Matthew Shupe (left), co-coordinator for the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition, fills us in.

Read more

Small Is Beautiful: Part 1

Small Is Beautiful: Part 1

Published: 20 January 2020

Feature Stories and Releases

In the first part of a series about recent small campaigns at ARM's Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory, tethered balloon flights are bringing back unique data.

Read more

Roger Marchand: Southern Ocean Investigator

Roger Marchand: Southern Ocean Investigator

Published: 20 January 2020

Feature Stories and Releases

Roger Marchand, lead scientist for the Macquarie Island Cloud and Radiation Experiment (MICRE), is deep into research aimed at understanding atmospheric properties in the remote region.

Read more

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

Published: 20 January 2020

Blog, From the UEC

Ushering in the new year, Sébastien Biraud shares opportunities for the ARM user community to provide feedback in 2020.

Read more

When the Sun and Moon Are Not the Only Circles in the Sky

When the Sun and Moon Are Not the Only Circles in the Sky

Published: 20 January 2020

Feature Stories and Releases

Using ARM total sky images, a university team fine-tuned its algorithm to detect ice halos. The results appear in a recently published paper.

Read more

DOE Labs Bolster Major ARM Effort in MOSAiC Expedition

DOE Labs Bolster Major ARM Effort in MOSAiC Expedition

Published: 20 January 2020

Facility News

ARM's massive data gathering effort during the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of the Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition is possible thanks to the U.S. Department of Energy national labs that help manage and operate ARM.

Read more

ARM Remembers Longtime Tropical Western Pacific Site Scientist Chuck Long

ARM Remembers Longtime Tropical Western Pacific Site Scientist Chuck Long

Published: 29 November 2019

Facility News

Charles “Chuck” Long, a broadband radiometry expert who served as ARM’s Tropical Western Pacific site scientist from 1999 to 2015, passed away in November 2019.

Read more

MOSAiC Data Now Available in ARM Data Center

MOSAiC Data Now Available in ARM Data Center

Published: 18 November 2019

Facility News

The first ARM data from the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) field campaign are ready for users.

Read more

Alaskan Campaign Digs Into Snowmelt and Surface Effects on Local Energy Balance

Alaskan Campaign Digs Into Snowmelt and Surface Effects on Local Energy Balance

Published: 18 November 2019

Feature Stories and Releases

A veteran arctic researcher from the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, leads the Snow ALbedo eVOlution (SALVO) field campaign at ARM’s North Slope of Alaska atmospheric observatory.

Read more

LASSO Expansion Workshop Report Released

LASSO Expansion Workshop Report Released

Published: 31 October 2019

Facility News

A report on a May 2019 workshop to discuss possible expansion scenarios for the Large-Eddy Simulation (LES) ARM Symbiotic Simulation and Observation (LASSO) workshop is now available online.

Read more