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Aerosol measurements during OASIS Barrow field intensive Spring 2009

Summary

The NCAR "Particle Size Distribution" (PSD) instrument consists of three instruments that measure the size distribution of the ambient aerosol from 3 nm to 2 microns. General specifications for the instrument during Ocean-Atmosphere-Sea Ice-Snowpack (OASIS) are as follows:

  • Size range: ~3.85 nm to 2 micron
  • Number of diameter bins: 75
  • Time resolution: 5 min

Please see included documentation for full details.

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  • 1.0 (2012-01-04)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency hourly
Progress completed
Language English
Grant Code 0806437
Grant Contact John J. Orlando <orlando@ucar.edu>
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-03-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2009-04-13 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 71.32, Minimum (South) Latitude: 71.32
Minimum (West) Longitude: -156.66, Maximum (East) Longitude: -156.66

Primary point of contact information

Jim Smith <jimsmith@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Smith, J., et al. 2012. Aerosol measurements during OASIS Barrow field intensive Spring 2009. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6P8491K. Accessed 07 Dec 2019.

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