TitleAcronymContact PersonAircraftTypeMeasurementsMeasurement RangeMeasurement Instrument PointingMeasurement FrequencyMeasurement Swath WidthMeasurement Horizontal ResolutionMeasurement Vertical ResolutionMeasurement WavelengthsMeasurement Notes
G-V Scanning Mobility Particle SizerSMPSJames Smith (PI)Gulfstream V - NSFDifferential mobilityAerosol Size Distribution
In situ
3-500 nmpressure-dependent
Hawaii Group for Environmental Aerosol ResearchHIGEARAntony Clarke (Co-I)DC-8 - AFRC, P-3 Orion - WFFCN counter, Differential mobility, Laser absorption, Optical particle counter, Photometer, SpectrometerParticle Absorption, CCN, Particle Scattering, Aerosol Size Distribution, Black Carbon
In Situ Measurements of Aerosol Microphysical PropertiesAMPCharles Brock (PI)DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometer (in situ)Aerosol Size Distribution
Langley Aerosol Research Group ExperimentLARGE-classicEdward L. Winstead (Mgr)DC-8 - AFRC, C-130 - WFF, P-3 Orion - WFF, HU-25 Falcon - LaRC, King Air B-200 - LaRCCN counter, Nephelometer, Optical particle counterAerosol Number Concentration, Aerosol Size Distribution, Scattering Coefficient, Absorption Coefficient
In situ
1 Hz
405 nm; 530 nm; 700 nm
Spectrometer for Sky-Scanning, Sun-Tracking Atmospheric Research4STARMeloe S. Kacenelenbogen (PI)P-3 Orion - WFF, C-130H - WFF, Convair 580 NRC, Gulfstream G-1 (DOE), DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometerNO2, O3, H2O, Spectral Aerosol Optical Depth, Aerosol Extinction Angstrom Exponent, Aerosol Single Scattering Albedo, Aerosol Asymmetry Parameter, Aerosol Scattering phase function, Aerosol Size Distribution, Aerosol Complex Refractive Index, Cloud Optical Depth, Cloud droplet effective radius, Cloud Thermodynamic Phase, Cloud Liquid Water Content
Vertical profile
Zenith (directly upwards), Upwards pointing but not directly upwards, Solar tracking (angles: The instrument can be pointed continuously around the full azimuth and over 270 degrees in elevation )
801 channels at 354.1-998.4 nm; 447 channels at 998.4-1650.1 nm
Ultra High Sensitivity Aerosol SpectrometerUHSASDavid Rogers (PI)Global Hawk - AFRC, Gulfstream V - NSFSpectrometer (in situ)Aerosol Size Distribution, Aerosol Concentration
In situ
0.075-1 ┬Ámaerosols
Upper Troposphere/Lower Stratosphere Aerosol Microphysics PackageUTLS-AMPLuke D. Ziemba (PI)WB-57 - JSCOptical particle counterAerosol Number Concentration, Aerosol Size Distribution
In situ
1 Hz