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Entry ID: SMHI_IPY_ASCOS-SBandRadar-01

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Abstract: ASCOS was an interdisciplinary expedition to the central Arctic on the icebreaker Oden from 1 August to 9 September 2008. The expedition focused on processes relating to cloud formation in the summer Arctic and included observations of marine biology and chemistry, atmospheric chemistry, physical oceanography, aerosol chemistry and physics, and meteorology. This file contains moment data from ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 87.5   S: 56.0   E: 20.8   W: -11.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Dr. Ola Persson, Dr. Allen White
Dataset Title: ASCOS-SbandRadar-01
Dataset Release Date: 2009-09-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado
Dataset Publisher: CIRES/NOAA/ESRL
Version: Version 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-08-01
Stop Date: 2008-09-16
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Use Constraints The data should be cited approriately
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Data Center
Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, Ministry of the Environment, Sweden Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +46114958332
Contact Address:
Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
City: Norrköping
Postal Code: SE-60176
Country: Sweden
Distribution Format: ACC
Phone: 303-497-5078
Email: opersson at
Contact Address:
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Postal Code: 80305
Country: USA
Persson, P. O. G., V. Leuski, M. Shupe, I. M. Brooks, and M. Tjernström, 2009: High-temporal resolution observations of the thermal and kinematic vertical structure in the Arctic boundary layer during ASCOS. Presentation 9.4, 10th Polar Meteorology and Oceanography Conference, Madison, WI, May 18-21.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-09-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05