Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Climate Research Facility US Department of Energy

CACTI Aerial Campaign

1 November 2018 - 15 December 2018

Lead Scientist: Adam Varble

Observatory: aaf


Eldo Avila Sonia Kreidenweis Paola Salio
Paul DeMott L. Ruby Leung Sue van den Heever
David Gochis Greg McFarquhar Christopher Williams
Robert Houze Steve Nesbitt Edward Zipser
Michael Jensen Kristen Rasmussen
Pavlos Kollias David Romps


  • Parent Campaign
  • Sibling Campaign


McComiskey A, S Springston, and C Flynn. 2021. ARM Aerosol Measurement Science Group 2019 Strategic Planning Workshop Report. Ed. by Robert Stafford, ARM user facility. DOE/SC-ARM-21-010.

Fridlind A, C Chiu, S Collis, J Comstock, S Giangrande, N Hickmon, M Jensen, M Kumjian, P Muradyan, R Newsom, A Sockol, M Sturm, and A Theisen. 2021. ARM Cloud and Precipitation Measurements and Science Group (CPMSG) Workshop Report. Ed. by Robert Stafford, ARM user facility. DOE/SC-ARM-21-005.

Varble A, S Nesbitt, P Salio, J Hardin, N Bharadwaj, P Borque, P DeMott, Z Feng, T Hill, J Marquis, A Matthews, F Mei, R Öktem, V Castro, L Goldberger, A Hunzinger, K Barry, S Kreidenweis, G McFarquhar, L McMurdie, M Pekour, H Powers, D Romps, C Saulo, B Schmid, J Tomlinson, S van den Heever, A Zelenyuk, Z Zhang, and E Zipser. 2021. "Utilizing a Storm-Generating Hotspot to Study Convective Cloud Transitions: The CACTI Experiment." Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(8), 10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0030.1.


Mei F, LA Goldberger, C Flynn, and M Pekour. 2020. Single-Channel Tricolor Absorption Photometer (STAP) Instrument Handbook. Ed. by Robert Stafford, ARM user facility. DOE/SC-ARM-TR-262.

Borque P, L Vidal, M Rugna, TJ Lang, M Nicora, and S Nesbitt. 2020. "Distinctive Signals in 1‐minute Observations of Overshooting Tops and Lightning Activity in a Severe Supercell Thunderstorm." Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 125(20), e3030JD032856, 10.1029/2020JD032856.

Goldberger LA, F Mei, J Hubbe, and CD Kluzek. 2020. Navigation and Meteorological Data from Multiple Sensors on Airborne Platform (NAVMET-AIR) Value-Added Product Report. Ed. by Robert Stafford, ARM user facility. DOE/SC-ARM-TR-255.

Trapp R, K Kosiba, J Marquis, M Kumjian, S Nesbitt, J Wurman, P Salio, M Grover, P Robinson, and D Hence. 2020. "Multiple-Platform and Multiple-Doppler Radar Observations of a Supercell Thunderstorm in South America during RELAMPAGO." Monthly Weather Review, 148(8), 10.1175/MWR-D-20-0125.1.

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