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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

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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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From COMBLE, a Boom of Big Plans

From COMBLE, a Boom of Big Plans

Published: 17 May 2021

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A data-rich study of cloud evolution in the Norwegian Sea marine boundary layer is the focus of multiple modeling efforts A year ago this month, the last few bytes of data flowed into computers at the end of what researchers have called the most sustained, best-instrumented look at marine cold-air [...]

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UEC Profile: Susannah Burrows Pays It Forward

UEC Profile: Susannah Burrows Pays It Forward

Published: 17 May 2021

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Susannah Burrows, a new ARM User Executive Committee (UEC) member from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, is interested in ice-nucleating particles, biogeochemistry modeling, and giving back.

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Pandemic Slows but Does Not Stop ARM’s Southern Great Plains Operations

Pandemic Slows but Does Not Stop ARM’s Southern Great Plains Operations

Published: 19 April 2021

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Learn how the Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory, which closed for a month early in the COVID-19 pandemic, is safely welcoming back visitors for field campaigns.

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UEC Profile: Modeling Boundary-Layer Clouds

UEC Profile: Modeling Boundary-Layer Clouds

Published: 19 April 2021

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Get to know Yunyan Zhang, a new ARM User Executive Committee (UEC) member from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory working to boost understanding of land-atmosphere-cloud interactions.

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Atmospheric Aerosols and Their Chemical Complexities

Atmospheric Aerosols and Their Chemical Complexities

Published: 19 April 2021

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With support from the U.S. Department of Energy, including ARM and Atmospheric System Research (ASR), a cross-country pair of collaborators use imaging strategies to peel open some enduring aerosol mysteries.

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UEC Profile: The Aerosol World’s Busy Bee

UEC Profile: The Aerosol World’s Busy Bee

Published: 23 March 2021

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Kicking off the latest series of profiles on ARM User Executive Committee (UEC) members, new UEC Chair Allison C. Aiken shares what she has been up to since ARM last profiled her in 2019.

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During Pandemic, Science Still Going and ARM Data Still Flowing

During Pandemic, Science Still Going and ARM Data Still Flowing

Published: 23 March 2021

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After an eight-month delay, an ARM field campaign got off the ground at Oliktok Point, Alaska, to explore ice fog and rewarded researchers for their patience.

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MOSAiC: A Sustained Echo of Data

MOSAiC: A Sustained Echo of Data

Published: 16 February 2021

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With an epic Arctic Ocean expedition at an end, researchers wrangle with rich ARM measurements More than once during the central Arctic winter of 2019–2020, radar technician Vagner Castro scrambled onto the frigid monkey deck of the ice-locked R/V Polarstern to replace tiny screws on the [...]

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