Field Notes

The Field Notes blog provides an inside view of Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) user facility field campaigns or operations.
 
TRACER Talk: Operations, Collaborations Absorb Day Two of Workshop

TRACER Talk: Operations, Collaborations Absorb Day Two of Workshop

Published: 18 May 2020

Blog, Field Notes, TRACER

Michael Jensen, principal investigator for the TRacking Aerosol Convection interactions ExpeRiment (TRACER), discusses presentations from the final day of the TRACER science and logistics meeting—and what comes next.

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TRACER Talk: Workshop Kicks Campaign Planning Into High Gear

TRACER Talk: Workshop Kicks Campaign Planning Into High Gear

Published: 18 May 2020

Blog, Field Notes, TRACER

Michael Jensen, principal investigator for the TRacking Aerosol Convection interactions ExpeRiment (TRACER), recaps Day One of the TRACER science and logistics meeting held virtually in April 2020.

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MOSAiC Blog: Sights of the Arctic, Part 5

MOSAiC Blog: Sights of the Arctic, Part 5

Published: 18 May 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

If you have wondered what it is like to be a part of the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition, ARM technician Tercio Silva shares more photos from Leg 2.

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MOSAiC Blog: Sights of the Arctic, Part 4

MOSAiC Blog: Sights of the Arctic, Part 4

Published: 18 May 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

ARM technician Tercio Silva shows moments from Leg 2 of the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition.

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AMF3 Site Science Team Blog: Just Getting Started

AMF3 Site Science Team Blog: Just Getting Started

Published: 18 May 2020

AMF3, Blog, Field Notes

Plans to move the third ARM Mobile Facility (AMF3) from Alaska to the Southeastern United States are ramping up. Chongai Kuang, the AMF3 site science team lead, writes about the recent virtual meeting that kicked off the effort.

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ARM Technicians Get Face Time on AWI MOSAiC Blog

ARM Technicians Get Face Time on AWI MOSAiC Blog

Published: 6 May 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

In an Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) blog post, see what technicians John Bilberry and Dean Greenamyer said about their work on the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition.

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Updated MOSAiC Blog: Despite Challenges, Expedition Still Pulling In Valuable Data

Updated MOSAiC Blog: Despite Challenges, Expedition Still Pulling In Valuable Data

Published: 1 May 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

Heath Powers, site manager for the second ARM Mobile Facility, shares how ARM is dealing with coronavirus-related changes to the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition.

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Help Inform TRACER Operations Through Forecasting Exercise

Help Inform TRACER Operations Through Forecasting Exercise

Published: 21 April 2020

Blog, Field Notes, TRACER

Scott Collis, an ARM radar data translator, explains how you can participate in a forecasting exercise for the TRacking Aerosol Convection interactions ExpeRiment (TRACER).

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MOSAiC Blog: Sights of the Arctic, Part 3

MOSAiC Blog: Sights of the Arctic, Part 3

Published: 13 April 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

ARM staff and colleagues currently on the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition share pictures from the voyage.

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Countdown to TRACER: Picking the Ideal Sites

Countdown to TRACER: Picking the Ideal Sites

Published: 23 March 2020

Blog, Field Notes, TRACER

Michael Jensen, principal investigator for the TRacking Aerosol Convection interactions ExpeRiment (TRACER), shares details on a recent visit to Houston, Texas, to explore possible measurement sites for the campaign.

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