Instrumentation and Measurement of Cloud Hydrometeors and Airborne Particles

Instrumentation and Measurement of Cloud Hydrometeors and Airborne Particles
  1. List and be able to explain the standard measurable properties of clouds and airborne particles.
  2. Describe the main instrument types used for measurements of clouds and airborne particles.
  3. Describe the advantages and limitations of key instruments used to measure hydrometeors and aerosols.
  4. Characterize the main cloud and airborne particle instruments in terms of their operation.
  5. Using cloud and airborne particle measurements, interpret plots of concentration, size distribution, and other properties.