ARM Facility Plays Early Role in Longtime Instrument Collaboration

ARM Facility Plays Early Role in Longtime Instrument Collaboration

Published: 16 August 2017

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With a little help from the ARM Facility, an instrument development collaboration between scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) and NASA got off the ground about a decade ago. The project continues to bear fruit today. ARM Aerial Facility (AAF) Manager Beat Schmid and fellow [...]

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DOE-funded Experiment Corrects Way Turbulent Eddies Calculate

DOE-funded Experiment Corrects Way Turbulent Eddies Calculate

Published: 13 July 2017

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Recent Geophysical Research Letter, shared in EOS, overturns 80-year-old assumption behind estimates of surface turbulent energy and carbon dioxide fluxes that inform earth system models.

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Winter Wheat at Southern Great Plains Provides Bounty of Research Opportunities

Winter Wheat at Southern Great Plains Provides Bounty of Research Opportunities

Published: 13 July 2017

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ARM’s Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory plays key role in quest to accurately represent winter wheat in land-surface models.

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Transitioning LASSO from Pilot to Operations

Transitioning LASSO from Pilot to Operations

Published: 18 June 2017

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Wrapping up two years of development and testing, the Large-Eddy Simulation (LES) ARM Symbiotic Simulation and Observation (LASSO) project’s pilot phase is now beginning to wind down.

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New Radar Plan Delivers for Users

New Radar Plan Delivers for Users

Published: 15 June 2017

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A year ago, the ARM Climate Research Facility implemented a plan to focus its radar maintenance efforts in a new way.

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New User Executive Committee Gets Down to Business

New User Executive Committee Gets Down to Business

Published: 15 June 2017

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During the election last fall, ARM’s User Executive Committee got an infusion of new blood.

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Triennial Review Finds ARM Enables High Impact Science

Triennial Review Finds ARM Enables High Impact Science

Published: 14 June 2017

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Once every three years, the ARM Facility undergoes an extensive external review by a panel selected by the U.S. Department of Energy.

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ARM Field Campaign in Alaska Appears in Environmental Publication Ensia

ARM Field Campaign in Alaska Appears in Environmental Publication Ensia

Published: 13 June 2017

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An ARM Climate Research Facility field campaign was featured in an article by the environmental online magazine Ensia on the relationship between black carbon and climate. The Summertime Aerosol Across the North Slope of Alaska (NSA) field campaign, which took place in 2015 and 2016, is providing [...]

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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Puts Out Call for Nominations

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Puts Out Call for Nominations

Published: 13 June 2017

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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is seeking nominations for the Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (BASC). BASC is the focal point within the National Academies for activities related to the atmospheric, meteorological, and climate sciences, including issues [...]

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New Capability Offered as Part of Next-Generation ARM

New Capability Offered as Part of Next-Generation ARM

Published: 15 May 2017

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ARM data users who need more storage capacity and computational power can now apply for direct access to ARM computing resources and data.

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