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EUFAR Workshop on Stratospheric Airborne Research

Last update on July 28, 2017.

The EUFAR workshop on stratospheric airborne research was held in Rome, at the CNR headquarters, from 4 to 5 May 2017. Its aims were to discuss the future research topics that may be tackled by a stratospheric research aircraft, and to provide suggestions on how to secure the availability of such an aircraft in Europe ...

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EUFAR future Joint Research Activities

Last update on June 29, 2017.

EUFAR future Joint Research Activities

EUFAR conducts Joint Research Activities (JRA) that are directed towards the advancement of airborne environmental science observations and their exploitation by the research community. Information on current and previous JRAs can be found at this link.

EUFAR invites Expressions of Interest (EoI) in future Joint Research Activities (JRA) relating to aspects of airborne research in ...

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OIR – Airborne magnetic and ice penetrating radar field campaign around Dome Fuji, East Antarctica

Last update on June 20, 2017.

By Alexandra Guy and Tobias Binder, April 2017

Let the oldest ice games begin!

At the end of 2016, European, American and Chinese institutes started to compete for the quest of the oldest continuous ice record on Earth in order to get 1 to 2 Ma of climate record. The first step was to select ...

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Stratospheric platforms accessible to the European science community!

Last update on May 22, 2017.

Stratospheric platforms accessible to the European science community!

The use of stratospheric aircraft has been successful in the last 15 years in terms of technical developments, achieved scientific results in various fields and community-building, and important scientific topics in atmospheric and climate research have been identified for the short- and midterm future which require the use of a high-altitude carrier with a ceiling ...

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Great article on EUFAR and the future of airborne research in the EU researcher magazine

Last update on March 21, 2017.

Following EU Research’s interview with EUFAR scientific coordinator, Philip Brown (Met Office, UK), a 3-page article on EUFAR’s support to the airborne research community features in the magazine’s 2017 Spring edition.

“Instrumented aircraft are an important scientific tool, allowing researchers to gather data on the Earth’s surface and atmosphere, yet such ...

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EUFAR Handbook on Airborne Measurements for Environmental Research: Methods & Instruments

Last update on March 21, 2017.

EUFAR handbook is the first comprehensive review of airborne measurement principles covers all atmospheric components and surface parameters. It describes the common techniques to characterise aerosol particles and cloud/precipitation elements, while also explaining radiation quantities and pertinent hyperspectral and active remote sensing measurement techniques along the way. As a result, the major principles of ...

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AMS Meteorological Monographs - Ice Formation and Evolution in Clouds and Precipitation: Measurement and Modeling Challenges

Last update on March 2, 2017.

AMS Meteorological Monographs are thematic collections of peer-reviewed, original papers, survey articles, and other materials in meteorology and closely related fields that do not otherwise appear in AMS Journals: Ice Formation and Evolution in Clouds and Precipitation: Measurement and Modeling Challenges.

 

The AMS Meteorological Monographs series consists of collections of review papers on topics where ...

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EXAEDRE - EXploiting new Atmospheric Electricity Data for Research and the Environment

Last update on March 2, 2017.

EXAEDRE - EXploiting new Atmospheric Electricity Data for Research and the Environment - is a 36-month (1 October 2016 to 1 October 2019) project funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR). It will contribute to the HyMeX ST-Lightning and TS4a (Corsican site) activities.

The scientific objectives of EXAEDRE are:
- an observational- and modeling-based characterisation of the ...

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