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Second ARM Mobile Facility Enters Second Decade of Deployments

Second ARM Mobile Facility Enters Second Decade of Deployments

Published: 25 August 2021

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After 10 years of traveling all over the world, the portable observatory is in Colorado’s East River Watershed for a 21-month campaign focused on processes driving mountain hydrology.

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Mountains of Data: An Unprecedented Climate Observatory to Understand the Future of Water

Mountains of Data: An Unprecedented Climate Observatory to Understand the Future of Water

Published: 24 August 2021

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A 21-month ARM campaign in Colorado will establish what is being called "the world’s first bedrock-to-atmosphere mountain integrated field laboratory," designed to help scientists predict the future of water availability in the Western United States.

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ARM’s Decadal Vision, Part 1: Field Measurements

ARM’s Decadal Vision, Part 1: Field Measurements

Published: 24 August 2021

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The first article in a series about ARM’s four Decadal Vision themes details how ARM intends to improve measurement strategies and instruments.

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Understanding Low Clouds in a Remote Marine Environment

Understanding Low Clouds in a Remote Marine Environment

Published: 24 August 2021

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With its unique blend of ground and aircraft data, the Aerosol and Cloud Experiments in the Eastern North Atlantic (ACE-ENA) field campaign has produced a bounty of publications.

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Smoke Studies: The BBOP Beat Quickens

Smoke Studies: The BBOP Beat Quickens

Published: 21 July 2021

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Peer-reviewed papers are piling up from the Biomass Burning Observation Project (BBOP), a 2013 ARM airborne campaign on wildfires and controlled burns.

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Smoke Studies: Crucial Cloud-Deck Science

Smoke Studies: Crucial Cloud-Deck Science

Published: 21 July 2021

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The 2016–2017 Layered Atlantic Smoke Interactions with Clouds (LASIC) field campaign has a pivotal role in multi-campaign data on clouds and aerosols over the South Atlantic Ocean.

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UEC Profile: The Scientist Who Came In From the Cold

UEC Profile: The Scientist Who Came In From the Cold

Published: 20 July 2021

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Jessie Creamean, a Colorado State University research scientist and a member of ARM’s User Executive Committee (UEC), goes to the far reaches of the Earth and in between to study atmospheric particles.

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UEC Profile: Scott Collis Relishes His Outsider Role

UEC Profile: Scott Collis Relishes His Outsider Role

Published: 24 June 2021

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A radar meteorologist with a passion for open-source programming, Collis has taken on a new position within the ARM User Executive Committee (UEC), which is interested in outreach to potential future ARM users.

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Storm Chasers, Knowledge Makers

Storm Chasers, Knowledge Makers

Published: 18 May 2021

Facility News, Feature Stories and Releases

New papers published by the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS) dive into ARM’s Cloud, Aerosol, and Complex Terrain Interactions (CACTI) campaign and a sister project studying thunderstorms in Argentina.

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Unexpected Riches Come From a Change in Plans

Unexpected Riches Come From a Change in Plans

Published: 17 May 2021

Facility News, Feature Stories and Releases

During the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers got five months more data than initially anticipated from a campaign at ARM’s Eastern North Atlantic atmospheric observatory, and early findings have already been revealing.

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