Participants

Science Team

Gabriele Pfister, FRAPPÉ Principal Investigator
Frank Flocke, FRAPPÉ Principal Investigator
Jim Crawford, NASA DISCOVER-AQ Principal Investigator

 

*** work in progress --- please send additions and corrections to Frank or Gabi ***

 

NSF/NCAR C-130 Payload

Measurement

Instrument

PI

Photolysis Rates

HARP

Sam Hall, ACD, NCAR

O3, NO, NO2

Chemiluminescence

Andy Weinheimer, ACD, NCAR

NO2, total PANs, total ANs, HNO3

TDLIF

Ron Cohen, UC-Berkeley

PANs

CIMS

Frank Flocke, ACD, NCAR

SO2,HNO3

GTCIMS

 

CO

Aerolaser AL5002

Teresa Campos, ACD, NCAR

CO2, CH4, H2O

Picarro

Teresa Campos, ACD, NCAR

Formaldehyde (CH2O), C2H6

CAMS

Alan Fried, CU

VOCs

TOGA

Eric Apel, ACD, NCAR

VOCs

PTRMS

Lisa Kaser, ACD, NCAR

VOCs, CH4

AWAS

Don Blake, UC-Irvine

CH4 isotopes

AWAS

A. Townsend-Small, U.Cincinnati

OH, H2SO4, crigee intermed., HO2, RO2

HOxCIMS

Lee Mauldin, Chris Cantrell, CU

H2O2, ROOH

PCIMS

Brian Heikes, URI

Dan O’Sullivan, USNA

NH3

 

John Nowak, NOAA

Aerosol composition

mAMS, CAPS

Roya Bahreini, UC-Riverside

Aerosol composition

PILS

Delphine Farmer, CSU

Jim Smith, ACD, NCAR

Particle size distribution (8-500 nm)

SMPS

Jim Smith, ACD, NCAR

Particle distributions

CN, PCASP

Mike Reeves, RAF, NCAR

Forward-facing video

Digital camera

Stuart Beaton, Janine Aquino, RAF, NCAR

Aircraft state parameters, T, P, WD, WS

RAF

Chris Webster, RAF, NCAR

 

Mobile Units

Measurement

Platform

PI

O3, NO2, NO, CO, CO2, CH4, N2O, NH3

NOAA CSD van

Tom Ryerson, NOAA

O3, CO, CO2, CH4, VOCs (flask), CH4 isotopes

NOAA GMD car

Gabrielle Petron, NOAA

column NO2, O3, CO, VOCs

VIS/IR spectrometer trailer

Rainer Volkamer, CU

O3, NO2, NO, SO2, CO, CO2, CH4, VOCs (PTRMS), fast C2H6, N2O, NH3, H2O, AMS

 

Aerodyne van

Cory Floerchinger, Scott Herndon, Aerodyne

CO2, CH4, CH4 isotopes

INSTAAR

Bruce Vaughn, CU

CO, CO2, CH4, N2O, NH3, H2O

Princeton van

Mark Zondlo, Princeton U.

 

 

 

 

Ground Sites

NCAR Foothills Lab (FL0)

Ground-based Fourier Transform Spectrometer – Jim Hannigan, ACD, NCAR

 

BAO Tower

NOAA site (40.05003N, -105.003835E, 5186 ft)

Measurement

Instrument

PI

Particle profiles

Condensation Particle Counter (CPC)

Jim Smith, ACD, NCAR

Winds, T, RH profiles

 

NOAA

 

Pandora

Jay Herman NASA

 

Aeronet

Brent Holben NASA

OH Reactivity

 

Fischer/Farmer CSU

O3 production rate

MOPS

Fischer/Farmer CSU

NH3

Picarro?

U Toronto

O3, NO2, NOx/NOy, met, SO2, CO, CO2, CH4

Chemilum., Picarro, Teco

Emily Fischer / Delphine Farmer

VOCs

Flasks

UC-Irvine

VOCs

PTRMS

Armin Wisthaler, U.Oslo

vert resolved backsc xc, depol, ext.

HSRL

UW

PANs, RONO2

GC/ECD

Fischer/Farmer CSU

Carboxylic Acids

CIMS

Fischer/Farmer CSU/NOAA

NO3

CARDS

Brown / NOAA

O3 profiles, backsc. profiles

TOPAZ, HRDL

Langford / NOAA


 

Platteville

NOAA site (40.182765N, -104.726100E, 4997 ft)

Measurement

Instrument

PI

 

Pandora

Jay Herman NASA

 

Aeronet

Brent Holben NASA

NO2

CAPS 

EPA

O3

NOAA

Eric Williams, NOAA

http://esrl.noaa.gov/csd/groups/csd7/measurements/platteville_o3/datadownload/

O3, NO2, NOx/NOy, met, SO2, CO, CO2, CH4

NATIVE

 

VOCs

Flasks

UC-Irvine

VOCs

PTRMS

Armin Wisthaler, U.Oslo

Ozonesondes

 

 

 

NREL-Golden (S.Table Mtn)
CDPHE site
(08-059-0011) (39.743725N, -105.177990E, 6015 ft)

MeasurementInstrumentPI
O3 CDPHE
NO2

FRM/CRDS

EPA
NOx/NOy

 

Millersville
 

Tethersonde, SODAR, flux tower, nephelometer

Millersville
O3 profiles

TOLNet O3 lidar

NASA Langley
 Pandora, ceilometerEPA
 AeronetBrent Holben, NASA
UMBC Trailer  
MPL  
Leosphere  

 

Chatfield Park
CDPHE site 08-035-0004
  (39.534500N, -105.070365E, 5498 ft)

MeasurementInstrumentPI
O3, met. CDPHE
NO2Photolytic EPA
NMHC/VOCflasks CDPHE 
CH4 isotopesflasksUC-Irvine/U.Cincinnati
 Pandora 
 Aeronet 

 

Denver-LaCasa Ncore
CDPHE site 08-031-0026
(39.779490N, -105.005180E, 5254 ft)

MeasurementInstrumentPI
O3 CDPHE
NO2 CAPSEPA
NOx/NOy CDPHE 
VOCsflaskUC-Irvine
CH4 isotopesflaskUC-Irvine/U.Cincinnati
 Pandora
 Aeronet

 

Fort Collins-West
CDPHE site 08-069-0011

MeasurementInstrumentPI
O3 CDPHE
NO2 PhotolyticEPA
 NMHC/VOCflask CDPHE 
CH4 isotopesflaskUC-Irvine/U.Cincinnati
 Pandora 
 Aeronet 

 

Rocky Mountain National Park

NPS, 08-069-0007 (CASTNET co-located)

(40.277800N, -105.545300E, 9000 ft)

Measurement

Instrument

PI

O3

 

NPS

NOx/NOy

 

NPS

PANs

GC

NPS

HNO3

 

NPS

SO2

 

NPS

VOCs

In situ, flask, PTRMS

NPS

NH3, NH4

 

CSU

Aerosol composition

 

 

 

Rocky Mountain NP High Alt. - Tundra - Trail Ridge Road

(40.38781968N, -105.6879515E, 11630 ft)

O3 and met (NPS)

Ozone Monitoring sites

Name

Latitude

Longitude

Alt (ft)

Description

Measurements

Aurora East/DU-ARTI

39.638540

-104.569130

5912

CDPHE, 08-005-0006

Aeronet, O3, met

Boulder

39.991859

-105.261325

5447

NOAA site

Pandora, Aeronet

CAMP

39.751190

-104.987610

5226

CDPHE, 08-031-0002

O3, NO2, NOx/NOy, SO2, CO, PM2.5, PM10, met

I-25 Denver

39.732146

-105.015317

5207

971 Yuma St.

Pandora, EPA NO2

Niwot Ridge C1

40.031795

-105.533313

9467

NOAA site

Pandora, Aeronet, O3

Rocky Flats - N

39.912795

-105.188575

5915

CDPHE, 08-059-0006

Pandora, Aeronet, O3, met

Squaw Mtn

39.679690

-105.493284

11456

CDPHE-temp

Pandora, Aeronet, O3

Table Mountain

40.124741

-105.236979

5535

NOAA site

Pandora, Aeronet, O3

Welch

39.638780

-105.139510

5719

CDPHE, 08-059-0005

O3, met

Weld Co. Tower

40.386360

-104.737445

4869

CDPHE, 08-123-0009

Pandora, Aeronet, O3, NH3, met, NOAA profilers

Aspen Park-RTD

39.541515

-105.298410

8125

CDPHE, 08-059-0013

O3, met

Fort Collins-CSU

40.577470

-105.078920

5002

CDPHE, 08-069-1004

O3, CO, met

South Boulder Creek

39.957205

-105.238460

5483

CDPHE, 08-013-0011

O3

Welby

39.838200

-104.949845

5105

CDPHE, 08-001-3001

O3, NOx/NOy, SO2, CO, PM10, met

Fritz Peak

39.908062

-105.491687

8797

 

 

Mines Peak

39.794099

-105.764158

12458

CDPHE-temp, 08-049-????

O3

Daniels Park

39.482200

-104.930600

6491

CDPHE-temp, 08-035-????

O3

Golden Gate Fire Stn.

39.776725

-105.368150

8045

CDPHE-temp, 08-059-????

O3

North Fork Fire Stn.

39.361600

-105.244925

7620

CDPHE-temp, 08-059-????

O3

Jackson Reservoir SP

40.388150

-104.094610

4467

CDPHE-temp, 08-059-????

O3

NCAR Mesa Lab

39.978318

-105.275031

6110

NCAR SOARS

O3

Aspen

39.196250

-106.836385

7930

City of Aspen, 08-097-0007

O3

Briggsdale

40.650007

-104.334735

4860

USFS, 08-123-0011 (No shelter)

O3

Cortez

37.350090

-108.587050

6210

CDPHE, 08-083-0006

O3

Deadman Pass

40.830120

-105.751765

10710

USFS, 08-069-???? (No shelter)

O3

DRI Storm Peak

40.455125

-106.744510

10520

DRI, 08-107-????

O3

Flattops #3

39.773360

-107.649075

9320

USFS, 08-045-0014 (No shelter)

O3

Gothic CASTNET

38.956400

-106.985800

9580

EPA CASTNET (GTH 161), 08-051-9991

O3

Grand Mesa

39.029695

-108.224590

9980

USFS, 08-077-0021 (No shelter)

O3

Kenosha Pass

39.410680

-105.749245

10190

USFS, 08-093-0001 (No shelter)

O3

Kremmling

40.057490

-106.368900

7410

USFS, 08-049-???? (No shelter)

O3

Lay Peak/Maybell

40.506889

-107.891022

6430

CDPHE, 08-081-0002

O3

Manitou Springs

38.853070

-104.901335

6420

CDPHE, 08-041-0016

O3

McClure Pass

39.090000

-107.234000

8490

USFS, 08-051-0008 (No shelter)

O3

Meeker

40.003899

-107.847504

6550

BLM, 08-103-0005

O3

Mesa Verde NP

37.198300

-108.490300

7120

NPS, 08-083-0101

O3

Mt. Goliath

39.630460

-105.596050

11460

USFS, 08-019-0004 (No shelter)

O3

Norwood

38.132185

-108.285135

7030

USFS, 08-113-0008 (No shelter)

O3

Palisade Water

39.130575

-108.313835

5000

CDPHE, 08-077-0020

O3

Pawnee Buttes

40.808000

-103.989400

5250

USFS, 08-123-???? (No shelter)

O3

Rangely

40.086941

-108.761002

5410

BLM, 08-103-0006

O3

Rifle - Health

39.541820

-107.784125

5390

CDPHE, 08-045-0012

O3

Ripple Creek Pass

40.085040

-107.311725

9610

USFS, 08-045-0015 (No shelter)

O3

Shamrock

37.304005

-107.484220

7770

USFS, 08-067-1004

O3

Silt-Collbran

39.328045

-107.671220

8060

USFS, 08-077-0022 (No shelter)

O3

Southern Ute-Hwy. 550

37.102660

-107.870220

6410

Tribal, 08-067-7003

O3

Southern Ute-Ignacio

37.136715

-107.628785

6530

Tribal, 08-067-7001

O3

Sunlight Mtn.

39.426195

-107.380365

10590

USFS, 08-045-0016

O3

Trout Creek Pass

38.910100

-105.975100

9510

USFS, 08-015-0001 (No shelter)

O3

U.S. AF Academy

38.958345

-104.817220

6470

CDPHE, 08-041-0013

O3

Walden/Cowdrey

40.882198

-106.306107

7920

USFS, 08-057-0003

O3

INSTAAR Boulder

40.013202

-105.253002

5280

INSTAAR

O3, NMHC/VOC

Dawson School Boulder

40.063732

-105.110166

5125

INSTAAR

O3, NMHC/VOC

Betasso

40.017006

-105.357608

6500

INSTAAR

O3, NMHC/VOC

Sugar Loaf

40.019014

-105.404989

7860

INSTAAR

O3, NMHC/VOC

Coughlin Meadows

40.003686

-105.478697

8300

INSTAAR

O3, NMHC/VOC

Niwot RidgeC1

40.031795

-105.533313

9450

INSTAAR

O3

Niwot Ridge Soddie Site

40.047778

-105.570833

11020

INSTAAR

O3, NMHC/VOC

 

Forecasting

Details of forecast products:

http://www.eol.ucar.edu/projects/itop/documents/ForecastDescription_FRAPPE_Models.pdf

Product

Contacts

CDPHE Air Quality Forecasts

Patrick Reddy, Scott Landes (CDPHE)

NOAA Weather Forecast

John Brown (NOAA)

MMM Weather Forecast

Craig Schwartz (NCAR/MMM)

NCAR WRF/ACD/MMM Tracer forecast

Gabriele Pfister, Arthur Mizzi, Stacy Walters, Mary Barth, Rajesh Kumar (NCAR/ACD);

Glen Romine, Wei Wang, Kevin Manning, Craig Schwartz (NCAR/MMM)

Field Catalog

NCAR WRF/STEP Tracer Forecast

Gabriele Pfister,
 Stacy Walters, Mary Barth, Arthur Mizzi
(NCAR/ACD); Mei Xu, Jenny Sun, Yubao Liu and the STEP team (NCAR/RAL)

Field Catalog

NCAR/ACD MOZART-4 Forecast

Louisa Emmons (NCAR/ACD)

Field Catalog, Website

NCAR/ACD Flexpart


Christoph Knote, Rajesh Kumar (NCAR/ACD)

Field Catalog

NOAA/ARL NAQFC-β

Ken Pickering (NASA Goddard)

Pius Lee (NOAA)

Field Catalog

NASA GEOS-5

Ken Pickering, Bryan Duncan (NASA Goddard)

Field Catalog

NOAA RAQMS

Brad Pierce (NOAA)

Field Catalog

 

 

 

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