Instrument

HVPS-3
High Volume Precipitation Spectrometer 3

HVPS-3 is the third version of the High Volume Precipitation Spectrometer built by SPEC. It is an in-situ spectrometer that measures different aspects of water droplets and ice crystals, such as shape, size, and concentration. It can accurately measure hydrometeors between 0.3-19.2mm. It has flown on multiple aircraft in numerous campaigns.

Instrument Details

Spectrometer/Radiometer
CLOUDS, ATMOSPHERE, CLOUD MICROPHYSICS, PARTICLE SIZE DISTRIBUTION, CLOUDS, ATMOSPHERE, CLOUD MICROPHYSICS, CLOUD DROPLET CONCENTRATION/SIZE
Troposphere
400L/s
1.92cm
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External Linkhttps://petapicovoltron.com/software/hvps-configuration-and-calibration/default-and-manual-calibration/
Ongoing
IMPACTS

Investigation of Microphysics and Precipitation for Atlantic Coast-Threatening Snowstorms

2020—2023
Eastern United States
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1 Deployment
· 60 Data Products

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CAMPAIGNS
Platforms
PLATFORMS
External Link10.5067/GCPEXCS/MULTIPLE/DATA101
External Link10.5067/GPMGV/GCPEX/MULTIPLE/DATA203