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Jason Tomlinson: Eyes to the Sky

Jason Tomlinson: Eyes to the Sky

Published: 18 November 2019

Feature Stories and Releases

The ARM Aerial Facility engineering manager welcomes the joys, challenges, and travel associated with getting air-based field campaigns off the ground.

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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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SHEBA: Still Serving Science

SHEBA: Still Serving Science

Published: 19 October 2019

Feature Stories and Releases

The Surface Heat Budget of the Arctic Ocean (SHEBA) field campaign in the late 1990s set the stage for present-day research investigating changes in the Arctic.

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Bart Geerts: Observer and Modeler Takes the Lead

Bart Geerts: Observer and Modeler Takes the Lead

Published: 19 October 2019

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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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UEC Profile: Aerosol Hunter

UEC Profile: Aerosol Hunter

Published: 23 September 2019

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Arthur J. “Art” Sedlacek III, who works at Brookhaven National Laboratory in New York, brings a dual perspective—active scientist and instrument mentor—to ARM’s User Executive Committee (UEC).

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Deciphering Cold-Air Outbreaks

Deciphering Cold-Air Outbreaks

Published: 23 September 2019

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A 2020 ARM field campaign in Norway, led by Bart Geerts of the University of Wyoming, will investigate critical but little-understood extrusions of cold air over warm waters.

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RACORO’s Durable Data

RACORO’s Durable Data

Published: 23 September 2019

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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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For the Arctic, an Epic Investigation

For the Arctic, an Epic Investigation

Published: 20 September 2019

Feature Stories and Releases

The Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) field campaign will feature an intricate strategy to measure the atmosphere, biosphere, ocean, and sea ice in the rapidly evolving central Arctic.

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Getting Ready for Science on Ice

Getting Ready for Science on Ice

Published: 19 August 2019

Feature Stories and Releases

Scientists and ARM technicians are gearing up to spend months on a research vessel frozen in sea ice as part of the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) field campaign.

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Using ARM Data, Scientist Helps Bridge Gap Between Observations and Global Modeling

Using ARM Data, Scientist Helps Bridge Gap Between Observations and Global Modeling

Published: 19 August 2019

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Maike Ahlgrimm, who recently left the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts after 11 years, worked with ARM data to improve understanding and modeling of the atmosphere.

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