Field Notes

The Field Notes blog provides an inside view of Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) user facility field campaigns or operations.
 
Share Your Ideas on Growing LASSO: An Eastern North Atlantic Option

Share Your Ideas on Growing LASSO: An Eastern North Atlantic Option

Published: 13 August 2018

Blog, Field Notes, LASSO

The Large-Eddy Simulation (LES) ARM Symbiotic Simulation and Observation (LASSO) workflow team dives into a possible expansion scenario focused on ARM's Eastern North Atlantic atmospheric observatory.

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

Published: 22 July 2018

Blog, From the UEC

The latest quarterly update from the chair of the ARM User Executive Committee is available now.

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Share Your Ideas on Growing LASSO

Share Your Ideas on Growing LASSO

Published: 16 June 2018

Blog, Field Notes, LASSO

The Large-Eddy Simulation (LES) ARM Symbiotic Simulation and Observation (LASSO) workflow team wants your help to determine which weather regime to explore next.

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Gearing Up for a Stormy CACTI Deployment

Gearing Up for a Stormy CACTI Deployment

Published: 16 June 2018

Blog, CACTI, Field Notes

Anjeli Doty of the Los Alamos National Laboratory ARM team shares this update on the upcoming Cloud, Aerosol, and Complex Terrain Interactions (CACTI) field campaign.

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

Published: 15 April 2018

Blog, From the UEC

The fourth quarterly message from the chair of the ARM User Executive Committee is available now.

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Announcing Py-ART 1.9.0 – Picasso

Announcing Py-ART 1.9.0 – Picasso

Published: 28 February 2018

Blog

Scott Collis, science lead on the Python ARM Radar Toolkit (Py-ART), ARM’s precipitation radar translator, and an atmospheric scientist at Argonne National Laboratory, sent in this update.

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

Published: 19 January 2018

Blog, From the UEC

The third quarterly message from the chair of the ARM User Executive Committee is available now.

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All Systems Go for MARCUS

All Systems Go for MARCUS

Published: 19 November 2017

Blog, Field Notes, MARCUS

Greg McFarquhar, principal investigator for the Measurements of Aerosols, Radiation, and Clouds over the Southern Ocean (MARCUS) field campaign, is eager to see the data that come back from the Southern Ocean.

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From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

From the User Executive Committee (UEC) Chair

Published: 15 September 2017

Blog, From the UEC

The second quarterly message from the chair of the ARM User Executive Committee is available now.

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Eclipse’s Shadow Felt on Southern Great Plains Instruments

Eclipse’s Shadow Felt on Southern Great Plains Instruments

Published: 29 August 2017

Blog, Field Notes, SGP

While the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017, wowed spectators throughout the United States, ARM Facility instruments recorded data connected to the rare event.

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