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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.

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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.

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Argonne Lends a Hand Toward Climate and Weather Understanding

Argonne Lends a Hand Toward Climate and Weather Understanding

Published: 30 October 2019

Facility News

An Argonne National Laboratory feature article highlights ARM and the unique expertise it amplifies through a national laboratory collaboration.

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Bart Geerts: Observer and Modeler Takes the Lead

Bart Geerts: Observer and Modeler Takes the Lead

Published: 19 October 2019

Feature Stories and Releases

University of Wyoming researcher Bart Geerts is poised to launch his first ARM campaign: the Cold-Air Outbreaks in the Marine Boundary Layer Experiment (COMBLE).

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Representing ARM Data Services Around the World

Representing ARM Data Services Around the World

Published: 19 October 2019

Facility News

In fiscal year 2019, ARM Data Services Manager Giri Prakash represented ARM at several international data and computing architecture working group meetings and conferences.

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HI-SCALE Research Finds That Soil Moisture Spurs Cloud Formation

HI-SCALE Research Finds That Soil Moisture Spurs Cloud Formation

Published: 18 October 2019

Facility News

Soil moisture plays a crucial role in cumulus cloud formation, according to new research from the 2016 Holistic Interactions of Shallow Clouds, Aerosols, and Land-Ecosystems (HI-SCALE) field campaign conducted around ARM's Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory.

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ARM Helps High-Flying Science Happen in 2019

ARM Helps High-Flying Science Happen in 2019

Published: 23 September 2019

Facility News

In addition to flying tethered balloon systems at Oliktok Point, Alaska, ARM expanded those capabilities to its Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory. A proposal call for guest instruments on 2020 flights is now open.

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Newest ARM Constituent Group Hits the Clouds Flying

Newest ARM Constituent Group Hits the Clouds Flying

Published: 23 September 2019

Facility News

Formed in April 2019, the Cloud and Precipitation Measurements and Science Group aims to help increase the scientific impact of ARM investments in cloud and precipitation data sets.

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Graduate Student Funding Opportunity

Graduate Student Funding Opportunity

Published: 23 September 2019

Facility News

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is accepting new applicants for supplemental funds to conduct part of their graduate thesis research at a DOE national laboratory/facility in collaboration with a DOE laboratory scientist.

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RACORO’s Durable Data

RACORO’s Durable Data

Published: 23 September 2019

Feature Stories and Releases

Measurements from a 2009 ARM field campaign around the Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory continue to enlarge what is know about boundary layer cloud microphysics.

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