The Airborne Science Instrument Database provides details on the science instruments that have been used as part of NASA-funded airborne research.

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Currently displayed: instruments 161 - 180 of 317.

Title Acronym Contact Person Aircraft Type Measurements
HyMap HyMap Terry Cocks (PI) Cessna 402B, WB-57 Spectrometer Imagery
Hyperspectral Thermal Emissions Spectrometer HyTES Simon Hook (PI) Twin Otter Spectrometer Temperature
In Situ Airborne Formaldehyde ISAF Thomas F. Hanisco (PI) DC-8, B-200 (UC-12B) - LARC Fluorescence CH2O
In Situ Measurements of Aerosol Microphysical Properties AMP Charles Brock (PI) DC-8 Spectrometer (in situ) Dry aerosol particle size distribution, Cloud droplet size distribution, Dust size distribution, Precipitation Size, Cloud Liquid Water Content
In-Situ Measurements of Aerosol Optical Properties AOP Charles Brock (PI) DC-8 Spectrometer (in situ) Aerosol Extinction, Particle Absorption, Asymmetry Parameter, Black Carbon
In-situ Net Flux within the Atmosphere of the Earth INFLAME Martin Mlynczak (PI) Learjet 35 Interferometer Solar flux
In-Situ Ozone Melody Avery (PI) ER-2
Intensified All-sky Camera ALLSKY Peter Jenniskens (PI) DC-8 Camera Imagery
Intensified Camera 1 INT1 Peter Jenniskens (PI) DC-8 Camera Imagery
Intensified Camera 2 INT2 Peter Jenniskens (PI) DC-8 Camera Imagery
Intensified High Definition TV Near-UV Spectrograph NUV Shinsuke Abe (PI) DC-8 Spectrometer (in situ) Cloud Condensation Nuclei
Intensified High Frame Rate Imager IHFRI Hans Nielsen (PI) DC-8 Camera Imagery
IRIS II Panoramic Camera IRIS II Jeffrey Myers (Mgr) ER-2 Camera Imagery
Isotope Ratio Infrared Spectrometer IRIS Hans-Jürg Jost (PI) M-55, WB-57 Laser absorption, Spectrometer (in situ) H2O isotopes
J(NO2) Radiometer John Barrick (Co-I) DC-8 Radiometer Solar flux
J-31 Navigation Data System and Met Sensors J-31 NavMet Warren Gore (Co-I) J-31 Navigation recorder Aircraft position, Temperature
JPL Laser Hygrometer JLH Robert L. Herman (PI) DC-8, ER-2, Global Hawk, WB-57 Spectrometer (in situ) H2O
JPL Mark IV Balloon Interferometer MkIV Geoffrey Toon (PI) Balloon, DC-8 Interferometer H2O, O3, N2O, CO, CH4, NO, NO2, HNO3, HNO4, N2O5, H2O2, ClONO2, HOCl, HCl, HF, COF2, CF4, SF6, CF2ClCFCl2, CHF2Cl, CF2Cl2, CFCl3, CCl4, CH3Cl, C2H2, C2H6, OCS, HCN, N2, O2, CO2
Ku-band Radar Altimeter Carl Leuschen (PI) DC-8, P-3 Orion, Twin Otter, C-130H Hercules Radar Sea Ice Surface Elevation
L-Band Interference Surveyor/Analyzer LISA Joel Johnson (PI) P-3 Orion Interference

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