NASA P-3 Instruments

InstrumentFull NameContact PersonTypeMeasurements
Drop Sondes
DLHDiode Laser HygrometerGlenn S. Diskin (PI)Laser absorptionH2O
SSFRSolar Spectral Flux RadiometerWarren Gore (Co-I)RadiometerSolar flux, Irradiance
BBRBroadBand RadiometersAnthony Bucholtz (PI)RadiometerSolar flux
LARGELangley Aerosol Research Group ExperimentEdward L. Winstead (Mgr)CN counter, Nephelometer, Optical particle counterAerosol Number Density, Aerosol Size Distribution, Cloud Condensation Nuclei, Black Carbon, Particle Absorption, Particle Extinction, Particle Scattering, Single Scattering Albedo
FIMS
Cloud Probes
AMPRAdvanced Microwave Precipitation RadiometerAnthony Guillory (Mgr)Microwave RadiometerBrightness Temperature
HSRL2High Spectral Resolution Lidar 2Chris Hostetler (PI)LidarAerosol Depolarization Ratio, Aerosol Scattering Ratio, Aerosol Backscattering, Aerosol Extinction
RSPResearch Scanning PolarimeterBrian Cairns (PI)SpectrometerImagery
Meteorology & Modeling
Ops & Management
ESPO
APR-3Airborne Third Generation Precipitation RadarSimone Tanelli (PI)RadarRadar Reflectivity, Linear Depolarization Radar, Doppler Velocity