New Website for the Next-Generation ARM User

New Website for the Next-Generation ARM User

Published: 17 January 2017

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It’s at the same arm.gov address, but a new ARM website went live December 29. In response to user feedback, the website was redesigned to make: Navigating easier by reducing the number of tabs at the top from ten to five Accessing data easy by making it the first navigation tab Submitting campaign proposals faster with a new form Searching instruments and value-added products (VAPs) [...]

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Third Virtual Tour Goes to the Middle of Atlantic Ocean

Third Virtual Tour Goes to the Middle of Atlantic Ocean

Published: 16 January 2017

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Want to see how marine stratocumulus cloud data are collected? Let the third ARM virtual tour take you around the Eastern North Atlantic atmospheric observatory.

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Blizzard takes Mobile Facility at Oliktok Point Offline

Blizzard takes Mobile Facility at Oliktok Point Offline

Published: 9 January 2017

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A blizzard packing 60 miles per hour wind gusts on January 5 knocked out power to the third ARM mobile facility deployed at Oliktok Point, Alaska, shutting down data collection for several days.

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Request for Preproposals for Scientific Research

Request for Preproposals for Scientific Research

Published: 27 December 2016

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The U.S. Department of Energy welcomes preproposals from all scientists—worldwide—for use of the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility. Deadline is February 1

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20 Years of ARM History Chronicled in Monograph

20 Years of ARM History Chronicled in Monograph

Published: 27 December 2016

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Read the ARM monograph, an online history of ARM written by Facility veterans and published by the American Meteorological Society.

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Barrow Flux Data Play Role in New Study

Barrow Flux Data Play Role in New Study

Published: 16 December 2016

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Findings by Berkeley Lab researchers mean the Arctic may be even less of a carbon sink than previously thought Scientists confirmed carbon dioxide pulses in spring thaw using Eddy Correlation (ECOR) Flux Measurement System data from the ARM Climate Research Facility Barrow observatory. Pulses of greenhouse gases, namely, carbon dioxide and methane, are released by soil when the frozen Arctic [...]

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Insights to ARM Facility Activities at 2016 AGU Fall Meeting

Insights to ARM Facility Activities at 2016 AGU Fall Meeting

Published: 8 December 2016

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Join us next week at the 2016 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco. With 24,000 scientists from around the world gathering to share their latest research results in all areas of Earth science, be sure to find out how researchers are using ARM data from the U.S. Department of Energy’s ARM Facility in these 100 talks and posters.

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From a Convective Clouds Campaign, a BAMS Cover and Scads of Rich Data

From a Convective Clouds Campaign, a BAMS Cover and Scads of Rich Data

Published: 21 November 2016

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Sometimes the math in climate science is pretty easy: MC3E, plus 24 authors, equals one gorgeous cover story for the September issue of the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS). MC3E is the Midlatitude Continental Convective Clouds Experiment, a field campaign designed to gather data on the life cycles of severe-storm cloud systems. The experiment covered six weeks in [...]

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Data Storage Upgrades Future-Proof ARM Field Sites—For Now

Data Storage Upgrades Future-Proof ARM Field Sites—For Now

Published: 21 November 2016

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Planning makes perfect for successful upgrades to the site data systems Throughout 2016, Cory Stuart, ARM’s Site Data System (SDS) and Cyber Security Manager, and his team at Argonne National Laboratory have been methodically visiting all ARM sites to upgrade the data systems, especially storage capacity. By their last installation—completed at the Eastern North Atlantic (ENA) site [...]

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ARM Pilot Featured in Trade Magazine

ARM Pilot Featured in Trade Magazine

Published: 21 November 2016

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Clayton Eveland is one of Airport Business Magazine’s “40 under 40” From Hawaii to Alaska, Clayton Eveland is making splashes in the aviation industry. Currently a pilot for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) supported Gulfstream-159 aircraft, a cornerstone of the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility, Eveland was chosen by Airport Business magazine [...]

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