Arctic Ocean 2016 - Meteorological and Aerosol Data

Principal investigator(s):

Ian Brooks - University of Leeds

Abstract:

This dataset contains data collected during the Canadian-Swedish expedition Arctic Ocean 2016. The research cruise took place August through September 2016, using the icebreaker Oden. For ship data from the cruise, as well as graphics and files describing the route, see https://ecds.se/dataset/meteorological-oceanographic-and-ship-data-from-arctic-ocean-expedition-aug-sept-2016 For descriptions of Work Packages and research conducted during the cruise, see the SWEDARCTIC Arctic Ocean 2016 Expedition Report: http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:polar:diva-3475 Additional information on the expedition, including links to publications, is available at http://www.polarforskningsportalen.se/en/arctic/expeditions/arctic-ocean-2016 Work Package: Meteorology, Atmospheric Boundary Layer and Surface Fluxes The meteorology work package has three distinct objectives: 1) Profiling of the thermodynamic structure of the polar atmosphere from the surface to approximately 25 km to provide information on synoptic structure. 2) Measurement of turbulent surface exchange (momentum, heat, water vapour), t

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Principal investigator(s):

Ian Brooks - University of Leeds

Principal organisation:

Abstract:

This dataset contains data collected during the Canadian-Swedish expedition Arctic Ocean 2016. The research cruise took place August through September 2016, using the icebreaker Oden. For ship data from the cruise, as well as graphics and files describing the route, see https://ecds.se/dataset/meteorological-oceanographic-and-ship-data-from-arctic-ocean-expedition-aug-sept-2016 For descriptions of Work Packages and research conducted during the cruise, see the SWEDARCTIC Arctic Ocean 2016 Expedition Report: http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:polar:diva-3475 Additional information on the expedition, including links to publications, is available at http://www.polarforskningsportalen.se/en/arctic/expeditions/arctic-ocean-2016 Work Package: Meteorology, Atmospheric Boundary Layer and Surface Fluxes The meteorology work package has three distinct objectives: 1) Profiling of the thermodynamic structure of the polar atmosphere from the surface to approximately 25 km to provide information on synoptic structure. 2) Measurement of turbulent surface exchange (momentum, heat, water vapour), t

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Time period(s) investigated:

2016-08-08 — 2016-09-20

Collection events:

2016-08-08 — 2016-09-20 (Physical measurements and tests)

Geographic location:

Geographic description:

Arctic Ocean

Data origin:

Geographic area

Kind of data format:

Tabulated data/spreadsheet

Moving measurements

Publications

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Arctic Ocean 2016 - Meteorological and Aerosol Data

Citation:

Ian Brooks (2018). Arctic Ocean 2016 - Meteorological and Aerosol Data. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5879/zt6n-1x47

Description:

Measurements: Wind speed and direction, air temperature, humidity, water vapour concentration, surface temperature, overhead cloud base height, cloud fraction statistics, backscatter profiles from aerosol/cloud droplets, solar and infra red radiation, cloud/fog droplet spectrometry, and aerosol size distributions. Images: 10 second timelapse thermal images of the ice off port side, 10 second (port/stb) and 60 second (forward) visible images of the surface to the horizon. Sampling: Fog water droplets, aerosol particles.

Time period(s) investigated:

2016-08-08 — 2016-09-20

Languages:

Data: English

License:

Creative Commons License