Ny Ålesund, Norway

Latitude: 78.92° N
Longitude: 11.93° E
Elevation: 15 msl

Status: Active

Website(s):

Station Representative(s):

Prof. Dr. Justus Notholt
Institute of Environmental Physics
University of Bremen
Bremen, Germany

NDACC Measurements at the Ny Ålesund, Norway Station

Instrument Status Period Parameter Affiliations Data link
FTIR SpectrometerBruker 120 Active
1992
–present
Column - multiple species, Profile - multiple species U. Bremen, AWI
FTIR SpectrometerBruker 120M Campaign
1995
Column - multiple species NPL
LidarExcimer and Nd-YAG Active
1991
–present
Aerosol AWI
LidarExcimer and Nd-YAG Inactive
1995
–2009
Temperature AWI
LidarExcimer and Nd-YAG Inactive
1991
–2011
Ozone AWI
LidarSTROZ Campaign
1997
–1998
Aerosol, Ozone, Temperature, Water Vapor GSFC, SSAI
LidarMARL Campaign Aerosol AWI
Microwave Radiometer Inactive
1995
–2003
ClO U. Bremen, AWI
Microwave Radiometer Active
2004
–present
Ozone U. Bremen
Microwave RadiometerMIAWARA-C Campaign
2015
–present
Water Vapor U. Bern
Microwave RadiometerGROMOS-C Campaign
2015
–present
Ozone U. Bern
SondeBackscatter Inactive
1996
–2005
Aerosol U. Wyoming
SondeECC Active
1992
–present
Ozone AWI
SondeCryogenic Frost Point Active
2002
–present
Water Vapor AWI
UV/Visible SpectrometerDOAS Active
1995
–present
Column - multiple species, Profile - multiple species U. Bremen
UV/Visible SpectrometerSAOZ Active
1990
–present
Column - multiple species NILU, LATMOS-IPSL
AWI: Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (Germany)
GSFC: Goddard Space Flight Center (NASA, United States)
IPSL: Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (France)
LATMOS: Laboratoire Atmosphères, Milieux, Observation Spatiales (France)
DOAS: Differential Optical Absorption Spectroscopy
NASA: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (United States)
NILU: Norwegian Institute for Air Research
NPL: National Physical Laboratory (United Kingdom)
SAOZ: Systeme d’Analyse par Observation Zenithale
MARL: Mobile Aerosol Raman Lidar
STROZ: STRatospheric OZone lidar