Field Notes

The Field Notes blog provides an inside view of Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) user facility field campaigns or operations.
 
Growing the ARM Community Through Python Training

Growing the ARM Community Through Python Training

Published: 24 October 2022

Blog, Field Notes

Max Grover, a software developer at Argonne National Laboratory, reports on the ARM-supported software packages that were the focus of a recent Midwest Student Conference on Atmospheric Research workshop.

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

Published: 13 October 2022

Blog, Field Notes, From the UEC

Allison C. Aiken and the UEC are preparing for an in-person ARM/ASR joint meeting! Aiken highlights some key events to attend during the meeting.

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Summertime, and the Living Is Soggy at SAIL

Summertime, and the Living Is Soggy at SAIL

Published: 27 September 2022

Blog, Field Notes, SAIL

Daniel Feldman, the principal investigator for the Surface Atmosphere Integrated Field Laboratory (SAIL) campaign, reports on a wet summer in the Upper Colorado River Basin.

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ACT for Science: Use New Features in Open-Source Toolkit

ACT for Science: Use New Features in Open-Source Toolkit

Published: 23 September 2022

Blog, Field Notes

The Atmospheric data Community Toolkit (ACT) team highlights some of the latest features included with the recent release of version 1.2.0.

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TRACER Talk: Student Interns Contribute to Early Research Efforts

TRACER Talk: Student Interns Contribute to Early Research Efforts

Published: 31 August 2022

Blog, Field Notes, TRACER

Summer interns reflect on supporting science from ARM’s TRacking Aerosol Convection interactions ExpeRiment (TRACER).

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My Experience Doing Arctic Fieldwork at the Top of the World

My Experience Doing Arctic Fieldwork at the Top of the World

Published: 31 August 2022

Blog, Field Notes, North Slope of Alaska

Serina Wesen of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute gets her first taste of arctic life while participating in an ARM field campaign in Utqiaġvik, Alaska.

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Dust in the Wind at SAIL

Dust in the Wind at SAIL

Published: 28 July 2022

Blog, Field Notes, SAIL

Investigators for the Surface Atmosphere Integrated Field Laboratory (SAIL) campaign look at data from the spring 2022 “mud season.”

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Subgroup Chairs: July 2022

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Subgroup Chairs: July 2022

Published: 26 July 2022

Blog, Field Notes, From the UEC

Jennifer Delamere introduces the UEC subgroup for enhancing communication with the satellite community, its recommendations to ARM, and how you can share your ideas. 

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ARM Development Corner: New Scoop on Modeling Data Products

ARM Development Corner: New Scoop on Modeling Data Products

Published: 29 June 2022

Blog, Field Notes

ARM Engineering and Process Manager Jennifer Comstock reports on recent and upcoming ARM product releases for modelers. 

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Subgroup Chairs: June 2022

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Subgroup Chairs: June 2022

Published: 27 June 2022

Blog, Field Notes, From the UEC

Susannah Burrows introduces the UEC’s subgroup for enhancing communication with the modeling and Energy Exascale Earth System Model (E3SM) communities.

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