Field Notes

The Field Notes blog provides an inside view of Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) user facility field campaigns or operations.
 
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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COMBLE PI Blog: Getting a Deeper Look at Cold-Air Outbreaks

COMBLE PI Blog: Getting a Deeper Look at Cold-Air Outbreaks

Published: 19 March 2020

Blog, COMBLE, Field Notes

Bart Geerts, principal investigator for the Cold-Air Outbreaks in the Marine Boundary Layer Experiment (COMBLE), provides an update midway through the six-month deployment in northern Norway.

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MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 4: Scenes From the Ice

MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 4: Scenes From the Ice

Published: 16 March 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

Matthew Shupe, co-coordinator for the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition, gives more insight into the work and conditions in the central Arctic.

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MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 3: Science in Polar Night

MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 3: Science in Polar Night

Published: 10 March 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

Matthew Shupe, co-coordinator for the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition, shares images of how research gets done in the dark.

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MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 2: Teamwork Makes the MOSAiC Dream Work

MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 2: Teamwork Makes the MOSAiC Dream Work

Published: 18 February 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

Matthew Shupe, co-coordinating scientist for the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition, shares his experience working with the ARM team.

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Sprinting for Discovery: A Multi-Lab Intensive Activity to Improve the Accessibility of ARM Data

Sprinting for Discovery: A Multi-Lab Intensive Activity to Improve the Accessibility of ARM Data

Published: 18 February 2020

Blog

Get a glimpse into ARM efforts to help users searching for data in this blog post by Scott Collis, an ARM radar data translator from Argonne National Laboratory.

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MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 1: Frozen In and Facing the Arctic Head-On

MOSAiC PI Blog, Part 1: Frozen In and Facing the Arctic Head-On

Published: 21 January 2020

Blog, Field Notes, MOSAiC

What are the conditions like in the central Arctic? Matthew Shupe (left), co-coordinator for the Multidisciplinary Drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition, fills us in.

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

Published: 20 January 2020

Blog, From the UEC

Ushering in the new year, S├ębastien Biraud shares opportunities for the ARM user community to provide feedback in 2020.

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RELAMPAGO-CACTI Workshop All About the Data

RELAMPAGO-CACTI Workshop All About the Data

Published: 20 January 2020

Blog, CACTI, Field Notes

The November 2019 RELAMPAGO-CACTI Data Analysis Workshop in Argentina brought North and South American researchers together around newly collected data sets from the two field campaigns.

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CACTI Deep Convection Chosen for Next LASSO Scenario

CACTI Deep Convection Chosen for Next LASSO Scenario

Published: 9 January 2020

Blog, Field Notes, LASSO

William Gustafson, principal investigator for the Large-Eddy Simulation (LES) ARM Symbiotic Simulation (LASSO) activity, explains the details behind making deep convection LASSO's next case.

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