Instrument

FSSP
Forward Scattering Spectrometer Probe

The FSSP is of that general class of instruments called optical particle counters (OPCs) that detect single particles and size them by measuring the intensity of light that the particle scatters when passing through a light beam.

Instrument Details

Spectrometer/Radiometer
CLOUDS, ATMOSPHERE, CLOUD MICROPHYSICS, PARTICLE SIZE DISTRIBUTION, CLOUDS, ATMOSPHERE, CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
Full Column Profile
0.1 s
10 μm at 200m/s, 2μm - 47μm
381.9 THz
External Linkhttps://doi.org/10.1175/1520-0426(1991)008%3C0166:UORPAR%3E2.0.CO;2
CV-990

Convair CV-990

1 Campaign · 7 Instruments
CITE

Global Tropospheric Experiment - Chemical Instrument Test and Evaluation

1983—1989
Wallops Island, Hawaii, Central Pacific, California, Eastern Pacific Ocean, North Atlantic
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5 Deployments
· 0 Data Products
CLASIC07

Cloud and Land Surface Interaction Campaign 2007

2007
Southern Great Plains, Oklahoma, Kansas
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1 Deployment
· 7 Data Products
CRYSTAL-FACE

Cirrus Regional Study of Tropical Anvils and Cirrus Layers Florida Area Cirrus Experiment

2002
Southern Florida
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1 Deployment
· 1 Data Product
CRYSTAL-FACE

Cirrus Regional Study of Tropical Anvils and Cirrus Layers Florida Area Cirrus Experiment

2002
Southern Florida
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1 Deployment
· 1 Data Product
CITE

Global Tropospheric Experiment - Chemical Instrument Test and Evaluation

1983—1989
Wallops Island, Hawaii, Central Pacific, California, Eastern Pacific Ocean, North Atlantic
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5 Deployments
· 0 Data Products
CRYSTAL-FACE

Cirrus Regional Study of Tropical Anvils and Cirrus Layers Florida Area Cirrus Experiment

2002
Southern Florida
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1 Deployment
· 1 Data Product
ATR-42

French ATR-42

1 Campaign · 18 Instruments
Stationary
Campaign FS

Campaign Field Sites

32 Campaigns · 103 Instruments
CITE

Global Tropospheric Experiment - Chemical Instrument Test and Evaluation

1983—1989
Wallops Island, Hawaii, Central Pacific, California, Eastern Pacific Ocean, North Atlantic
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5 Deployments
· 0 Data Products
CLASIC07

Cloud and Land Surface Interaction Campaign 2007

2007
Southern Great Plains, Oklahoma, Kansas
view all deployment dates
1 Deployment
· 7 Data Products
CRYSTAL-FACE

Cirrus Regional Study of Tropical Anvils and Cirrus Layers Florida Area Cirrus Experiment

2002
Southern Florida
view all deployment dates
1 Deployment
· 1 Data Product

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Campaigns
CAMPAIGNS
Platforms
PLATFORMS
External Link10.5067/ASDC_DAAC/TARFOX/0002
External Link10.3334/ORNLDAAC/720