Micrometeorological System: Installation, Performance, and Problems

  1. Paul C. Dalrymple,
  2. A. J. Riordan,
  3. A. Riordan,
  4. Allen J. Riordan,
  5. Gunter Weller,
  6. H. H. Lettau,
  7. H. Lettau,
  8. L. A. Stroschein,
  9. L. S. Kundla,
  10. Leander A. Stroschein,
  11. M. Kuhn,
  12. Peter Schwerdtfeger,
  13. Robert C. Lile and
  14. Uwe Radok
  1. Paul C. Dalrymple1 and
  2. Leander A. Stroschein2

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118664872.ch1

Meteorological Studies at Plateau Station, Antarctica

Meteorological Studies at Plateau Station, Antarctica

How to Cite

Dalrymple, P. C. and Stroschein, L. A. (1977) Micrometeorological System: Installation, Performance, and Problems, in Meteorological Studies at Plateau Station, Antarctica (eds P. C. Dalrymple, A. J. Riordan, A. Riordan, A. J. Riordan, G. Weller, H. H. Lettau, H. Lettau, L. A. Stroschein, L. S. Kundla, L. A. Stroschein, M. Kuhn, P. Schwerdtfeger, R. C. Lile and U. Radok), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118664872.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Engineer Topographic Laboratories, Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060

  2. 2

    Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick Research and Development Command, Natick, Massachusetts 01760

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1977

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875901251

Online ISBN: 9781118664872

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Keywords:

  • Meteorology—Antarctic regions—Plateau Station—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Snow surveys—Antarctic regions—Plateau Station—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Heat—Transmission—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Snow—Antarctic regions—Plateau Station—Thermal properties—Addresses, essays, lectures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General

  • Background

  • Tower Installation

  • Cabling Network

  • Meteorological Sensors

  • Data acquisition System

  • Calibrations : Wind Speed

  • Calibrations : Wind Direction

  • Calibrations : Temperature

  • Time Errors

  • Radiometry

  • Appendix : Technical Specifications