TitleAcronymContact PersonAircraftTypeMeasurementsMeasurement RangeMeasurement Instrument PointingMeasurement FrequencyMeasurement Swath WidthMeasurement Horizontal ResolutionMeasurement Vertical ResolutionMeasurement WavelengthsMeasurement Notes
Airborne Compact Atmospheric MapperACAMScott Janz (PI)B200 - LARC, Global Hawk - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCCameraNO2, O3, Aerosol, SO2, CH2O
Integrated vertical column
Zenith (directly upwards), Nadir (directly downwards), Cross-track scanning
2 Hz
300-900 nmAir Quality (AQ) 304:520 nm; Ocean Color (OC) 460:900 nm
Applanix POS SystemPOS AVJeffrey Myers (Mgr)B200 - LARC, Caravan, Cessna 402B, DC-8 - AFRC, J-31, WB-57 - JSCNavigation recorderAircraft position
Autonomous Modular SensorAMSJeffrey Myers (Mgr)Altair, B200 - LARC, Caravan, ER-2 - AFRC, Ikhana, DC-8 - AFRCSpectrometerImagery
Ground
Cross-track scanning
12 channels at 0.42-11.26 ┬Ám4 different configurations (see website for details).
Digital Camera SystemDCSJeffrey Myers (Mgr)B200 - LARC, DC-8 - AFRC, ER-2 - AFRC, Twin Otter, WB-57 - JSCCameraImagery
Ground
Downwards pointing but not directly downwards
Diode Laser HygrometerDLHGlenn S. Diskin (PI)B200 - LARC, DC-8 - AFRC, Global Hawk - AFRC, P-3 Orion - WFF, WB-57 - JSC, NASA P-3Laser absorptionH2O
In situ
High Spectral Resolution LidarHSRLChris Hostetler (PI)B200 - LARC, DC-8 - AFRCLidarAerosol Depolarization Ratio, Aerosol Scattering Ratio, Aerosol Backscattering, Aerosol Extinction
Vertical profile
Zenith (directly upwards)
532 nm; 1064 nmaerosol backscatter, depolarization, and extinction
Land, Vegetation and Ice SensorLVISJ. Bryan Blair (PI)B200 - LARC, C-130H - WFF, Cessna 402B, Citation, DC-8 - AFRC, P-3 Orion - WFFLidarVegetation, Topography
Ground
Cross-track scanning
1000 m (at 10 km)
25 m (at 10 km)
Leica RC-30 metric cameraRC-30Jeffrey Myers (Mgr)B200 - LARC, ER-2 - AFRC, WB-57 - JSCCameraImagery
Ground
Downwards pointing but not directly downwards
Polarized Imaging NephelometerPI-NephJ. Vanderlei Martins (PI)B200 - LARC, DC-8 - AFRCAerosol
In situ
Raman Airborne Spectroscopic LidarRASLDavid Whiteman (PI)B200 - LARCRaman spectrometerH2O, Aerosol Scattering Ratio, Aerosol Backscattering, Aerosol Depolarization Ratio, Aerosol Extinction, Temperature
In situ
Sea Surface Wind SpeedGPS-R WindsJim Garrison (PI)B200 - LARC, P-3 Orion - WFFSounderWind Speed
Ground
Nadir (directly downwards)