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Home > NDACC Measurement Stations > NDACC Station: Ny Alesund, Spitsbergen, Norway

NDACC Station: Ny Alesund, Spitsbergen, Norway

Latitude 78.92 ° N, Longitude 11.93 ° E
Elevation 15 m asl
 
Station Representatives:
Prof. Dr. Justus Notholt
Institute of Environmental Physics
University of Bremen
Bremen, Germany

Prof. Dr. Otto Schrems
Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research
Atmospheric Chemistry Division
Bremerhaven, Germany
 

URL: http://www.arctic.ac.uk/infrastructure/research-station/ (off site)
Instrument Group URL:  University of Bremen DOAS (off site)
 
NDACC public data: ftp://ftp.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/ndacc/station/nyalsund
 

NDACC Measurements at the Ny Alesund Station

Instrument
& Period
Parameter Cooperating
Institutions
Comments
FTIR (Bruker 120)
Interferometer
1992 -
Column: >20 species U. Bremen, Germany
AWI, Germany
For 10 species concentration profiles retrieved up to ~30km
LIDAR
1991 -
Aerosols: 10-45 km
Temp.: 10-45 km
AWI, Germany Excimer and Nd-YAG
LIDAR
1991 - 2011
O3 profiles:
13-45 km
AWI, Germany Excimer and Nd-YAG
MICROWAVE
1995 - 2003
ClO profiles U. Bremen, Germany
AWI, Germany
Radiometer
MICROWAVE
1992 -
O3 profiles:
115-75 km
U. Bremen, Germany Radiometer
UV Vis (DOAS)
1995 -
Column: O3, NO2 U. Bremen, Germany Spectrometer
UV Vis (SAOZ)
1991 -
Column: O3, NO2 NILU, Norway Spectrometer
SONDE Aerosol
1996 - 2005
Backscatter measurements U. Wyoming, USA  
SONDE
Cryogenic Frostpoint
Water Vapor AWI, Germany  
OZONE SONDE
1992 -
Ozone, T/P, humidity
and wind profiles
AWI, Germany  
LIDAR (Rayleigh/Raman)
Campaigns
Temp. profiles
15-85 km
GSFC, USA Multiple campaigns
LIDAR (DIAL)
Campaigns
O3 profiles
15-50 km
GSFC, USA Multiple campaigns
FTIR (Bruker 120M)
Interferometer
1995
Column: N2O, HNO3, HCl, HF NPL, UK  Campaign

AWI:  Alfred Wegener Institute
GSFC: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
NILU:  Norwegian Institute for Air Research
NPL:  National Physical Laboratory

 



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