Platform Instrumentation

Platform Instrumentation

Pyranometer and Pyrgeometer


Situated on the roof of Duane, instruments to measure both atmospheric radiation and precipitation has been established for both research and teaching purposes.


  • Pyranometer
  • Pyrgeometer
  • Ceilometer
  • Spectrometer
  • Solar Spectral Flux Radiometer
  • Pluviometer
  • Laser optical Disdrometer
  • Micro Rain Radar
  • This observatory is run by the Atmospheric Radiation Group and the Cloud and Precipitation Research Group , which are part of the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences and the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics.