TitleAcronymContact PersonAircraftTypeMeasurementsMeasurement RangeMeasurement Instrument PointingMeasurement FrequencyMeasurement Swath WidthMeasurement Horizontal ResolutionMeasurement Vertical ResolutionMeasurement WavelengthsMeasurement Notes
Airborne Laser Isotope SpectrometerALISLance Christensen (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)H2O, CO2 isotopes, CO2
In situ
1 Hz
Airborne Tunable Laser Absorption SpectrometerATLASMax Loewenstein (PI)ER-2 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)N2O, CH4, CO, O3
In situ
1 Hz
Aircraft Laser Infrared Absorption SpectrometerALIASLance Christensen (PI)Balloon, ER-2 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)N2O, H2O isotopes, H2O, CO, CH4, CO2 isotopes, HCl
In situ
1 Hz
Alpha Jet Ozone InstrumentLaura Iraci (PI)Alpha JetSpectrometer (in situ)O3
In situ
Argus Tunable Diode Laser InstrumentARGUSMax Loewenstein (PI)Balloon, ER-2 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)CO, CH4, N2O
In situ
3.3 µm; 4.7 µmCH4
Atmospheric Vertical Observations of CO2 in the Earth's TroposphereAVOCETJoshua P. DiGangi (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, P-3 Orion - WFFSpectrometer (in situ)CO2
In situ
1 Hz
Carbon Dioxide Laser Absorption SpectrometerCO2LASGary Spiers (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, Twin OtterSpectrometer (in situ)CO2
In situ
CCD Actinic Flux SpectroradiometersCAFSSamuel R. Hall (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, P-3 Orion - WFF, WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)Actinic Flux
In situ
280-650 nm
Closed-path Laser Hygrometer 2CLH2Linnea Avallone (PI)NSF G-VLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)H2O (total)
In situ
1 Hz
Cloud Aerosol and Precipitation SpectrometerCAPSAndrew Heymsfield (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSC, P-3 Orion - WFF, ER-2 - AFRC, P3Particle imager, Spectrometer (in situ)Aerosol, Particle size distribution, Temperature, Pressure, Cloud Liquid Water Content
In situ
1 Hz
Cloud Spectrometer and ImpactorCSIAndrew Heymsfield (PI)C-130H - WFF, DC-8 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCCounterflow virtual impactor, Spectrometer (in situ)Cloud Liquid Water Content, Total Cloud Liquid
In situ
Cloud, Aerosol, and Precipitation SpectrometerCAPS - DC8Andrew Heymsfield (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Aerosol, Particle size distribution, Cloud Liquid Water Content
In situ
0.5-50 µm; 25-1550 µmAerosol particle and cloud hydrometeor size distributions
Cloud, Aerosol, and Precipitation SpectrometerCAPS - WB57Darrel Baumgardner (PI)WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)Aerosol, Particle size distribution, Cloud Liquid Water Content
In situ
0.5-1550 µm
CO2 Weather Balloon SpectrometerCO2-WEBSLance Christensen (PI)BalloonSpectrometer (in situ)CO2
In situ
1 Hz
Compact Atmospheric Multispecies SpectrometerCAMSAlan Fried (Co-I)NSF G-V, DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)CH2O, HCOOH
In situ
Composition and Photo-Dissociative Flux MeasurementCPFMC. Thomas McElroy (PI)ER-2 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCRadiometer, Spectrometer (in situ)Solar flux
In situ
300-770 nm
Cooled CCD Slit-less SpectrographASTROPeter Jenniskens (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Brightness Temperature
In situ
CU Aircraft High-Resolution Time-of-Flight Aerosol Mass SpectrometerHR-AMSJose-Luis Jimenez (PI)C-130H - WFF, DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Cl, NH4, NO3, Organic Aerosol, SO4
In situ
100 Hz
Difference Frequency Generation Absorption SpectrometerDFGASAlan Fried (Co-I)DC-8 - AFRC, P-3 Orion - WFFSpectrometer (in situ)CH2O
In situ
Differential Absorption Carbon monOxide MeasurementDACOMGlenn S. Diskin (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, P-3 Orion - WFFLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)N2O, CO, CH4, CO2
In situ
Differential Aerosol Sizing and Hygroscopicity Spectrometer ProbeDASH-SPArmin Sorooshian (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, NASA P-3Differential mobility, Spectrometer (in situ)Aerosol Hygroscopicity
In situ
Dual Channel Airborne tunable diode Laser SpectrometerDCALSAlan Fried (Co-I)DC-8 - AFRCLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)CH3OH, CH2O
In situ
Fibre-optic Fed Slit-SpectrographSLITMichael Winter (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Brightness Temperature
In situ
G2301-fLaura Iraci (PI)Spectrometer (in situ)CO2, CH4, H2O
G2301-mLaura Iraci (PI)Spectrometer (in situ)CO2, CH4, H2O
Gas and Aerosol Measurement Sensor/Langley Airborne A-Band SpectrometerGAMS/LAABSMichael Pitts (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSolar Occultation, Spectrometer (in situ)Optical Depth
In situ
1024 channels at 430-1030 nm; 800 channels at 759-771 nmsolar spectrometer
Harvard Tracer SuiteHTSBruce Daube (PI)DC-8 - AFRCLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)CO, CO2, CH4, N2O
In situ
Harvard University Picarro Cavity Ring Down SpectrometerHUPCRSSteven C. Wofsy (PI)Global Hawk - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)CH4, CO2, CO
In situ
High Frame Rate Slit-less SpectrographHFRSGeoff McHarg (PI)DC-8 - AFRCCamera, Spectrometer (in situ)Imagery
In situ
High Volume Precipitation SpectrometerHVPSPaul Lawson (PI)Citation, DC-8 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSC, P-3 Orion - WFF, P3Particle imager, Spectrometer (in situ)Particle size distribution
In situ
In Situ Measurements of Aerosol Microphysical PropertiesAMPCharles Brock (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Dry aerosol particle size distribution, Cloud droplet size distribution, Dust size distribution, Precipitation Size, Cloud Liquid Water Content
In-Situ Measurements of Aerosol Optical PropertiesAOPNicholas L. Wagner (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Aerosol Extinction, Particle Absorption, Asymmetry Parameter, Black Carbon
In situ
Intensified High Definition TV Near-UV SpectrographNUVShinsuke Abe (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Cloud Condensation Nuclei
In situ
Isotope Ratio Infrared SpectrometerIRISHans-Jürg Jost (PI)M-55, WB-57 - JSCLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)H2O isotopes
In situ
JPL Laser HygrometerJLHRobert L. Herman (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, ER-2 - AFRC, Global Hawk - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)H2O
In situ
1 Hz
Methane Near IR Tunable Diode Laser Absorption SpectrometerNOAA CH4Erik Richard (PI)WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)CH4
In situ
Miniature Echelle SpectrographEchellePeter Jenniskens (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Brightness Temperature
In situ
Multiple-Angle Aerosol Spectrometer ProbeMASPDarrel Baumgardner (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, ER-2 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSC, Global Hawk - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Particle concentration, Particle size distribution, Particle Extinction
In situ
NOAA PicarroKathryn McKain (Co-I)DC-8 - AFRC, Alpha JetSpectrometer (in situ)CO2, CH4, CO
In situ
1.2 Hz
Non-dispersed Infrared Airborne CO2 DetectorNIRADDarin Toohey (PI)WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)CO2
In situ
OSCAR labLaura Iraci (PI)Spectrometer (in situ)CO, CO2
OSCAR portableLaura Iraci (PI)Spectrometer (in situ)CO, CO2
Particle Analysis By Laser Mass SpectrometryPALMSKarl Froyd (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)Particle Composition, Aerosol
In situ
Picarro G1301-c Methane/Carbon Dioxide AnalyzerPicarroFrank Flocke (PI)NSF G-VSpectrometer (in situ)CO2, CH4
In situ
5 Hz
Proton-Transfer-Reaction Mass SpectrometerPTR-MSArmin Wisthaler (PI)C-130H - WFF, DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)CH3CHO, (CH3)2CO, CH3CN, C6H6, C4H4O, C5H8, CH3OH, MVK, C7H8
In situ
Scanning Actinic Flux SpectroradiometersSAFSSamuel R. Hall (PI)C-130H - WFF, DC-8 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCSpectrometer (in situ)Solar flux
In situ
280-420 nm
SPP-100SPPPaul Lawson (PI)WB-57 - JSCOptical particle counter, Spectrometer (in situ)Particle concentration
In situ
Three-View Cloud Particle Imager3V-CPIJorgen Jensen (PI)NSF G-VParticle imager, Spectrometer (in situ)Imagery
In situ
10-1280 µm
Trace Organic Gas AnalyzerTOGAEric Apel (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, NSF G-VGas chromatography, Spectrometer (in situ)VOCs
In situ
Tropospheric Ozone and Tracers from Commercial Aircraft PlatformsTOTCAPLinnea Avallone (PI)DC-8 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCLaser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ)O3, H2O, CO2
In situ
UAS Chromatograph for Atmospheric Trace SpeciesUCATSJames W. Elkins (PI)Altair, Global Hawk - AFRC, DC-8 - AFRC, NSF G-V, WB-57 - JSCGas chromatography, Spectrometer (in situ), PhotometerN2O, SF6, CH4, CO, O3, H2, H2O
In situ
Ultra High Sensitivity Aerosol SpectrometerUHSASDavid Rogers (PI)Global Hawk - AFRC, NSF G-VSpectrometer (in situ)Aerosol Size Distribution, Aerosol Concentration
In situ
0.075-1 µmaerosols
UNH MercuryUNHMERCRobert Talbot (PI)DC-8 - AFRCFluorescence, Spectrometer (in situ)Hg
In situ
Utah State Near-Infrared SpectrometerNIRSPECMichael J. Taylor (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Shock Emissions
In situ
0.96-1.67 µm