Instruments and Collaborators
at the Kaashidhoo Climate Observatory

1998 INDOEX First Field Phase


Ministry of Human Resources, Planning and Environment, Republic of Maldives
Honorable A. Majeed and Mahmood Riyaz

Center for Clouds, Chemistry and Climate, SIO/UCSD
Prof. V. Ram Ramanathan, Hung Nguyen, Dr. Jürgen Lobert, Dr. K. Satheesh and Bill Conant

Department of Meteorology, University of Maryland
Prof. Russ Dickerson and Dr. Bruce Doddridge
Ozone analyzer, online since 15-Feb-98, continuous monitor, 10 second averages.

Department of Meteorology, University of Stockholm
Dr. Lennart Granat
University of Stockholm rain sampler, online since 10-Feb-98.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration - Goddard Space Flight Center
Dr. Brent Holben and Dr. Wayne Newcomb
CIMEL sun photometer: online as of 20-Feb-98. Direct and diffuse radiation for eight UV, visible and near-IR channels.

University of Miami
Dr. Joe Prospero, Dr. Hal Maring, and Dr. Miguel Izaguirre
Aerosol instruments: online since 16-Feb-98, continuous scattering coefficient, continuous particle/soot absorption, once daily sample from three-stage, high volume impactor.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics Laboratory Carbon Cycle Group

Dr. Pieter Tans
Flask sampler: online since 28-February 1998. Weekly whole air flask pair sampling for analysis of CO2, CO, CH4, SF6, N2O, Oxygen isotopes.

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