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dc.contributor.author Mahoney, Michael J.
dc.date.accessioned 2006-04-12T18:08:11Z
dc.date.available 2006-04-12T18:08:11Z
dc.date.issued 2004-06-22
dc.identifier.citation SOFIA Upper Deck Science Opportunities Workshop, Moffett Field, California, June 22-23, 2004. en
dc.identifier.clearanceno 04-1898
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2014/39060
dc.description.abstract Much of the earth science that is being proposed for the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) Upper-Deck Research Facility (SURF) deals with issues related to the tropopause, which will be near SOFIA'S flight level at mid-latitudes. Interpreting in situ or remote aerosol, hydrometeor, and trace gas measurements will require accurate knowledge of the tropopause location. Examples of such measurements are presented, and a brief discussion is given on the Microwave Temperature Profiler (MTP), which the earth science community has used in the past to determine the tropopause height. en
dc.description.sponsorship NASA/JPL en
dc.format.extent 379244 bytes
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2004. en
dc.subject Microwave Temperature Profiler, (MTP) en
dc.subject Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) en
dc.subject tropopause en
dc.subject in situ en
dc.title Where is Tropopause? en
dc.type Preprint en


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