Exterior Instrumentation Summer 2010
Summer 2010 Configuration
|Droplet Measurement Technologies (DMT) Cloud Droplet Probe (CDP)
||Able to measure cloud droplets between approximately 3 and 50 µm in diameter.
|King Hot Wire Liquid Water Content Probe (LWCP)
||Able to measure cloud liquid water content.
|2-Dimensional Cloud Imaging Probe (2D-C)
||Able to measure the number concentration and 2-dimensional shape of cloud droplets.
|SPEC, Incorporated High Volume Spectrometer Probe (HVSP)
||Able to measure the number concentration and 2-dimensional shape of precipitation sized particles.
|EdgeTech Digital Aircraft Hygrometer (Dew Point Temp.)
||Able to measure ambient dew point temperature.
|Rosemount Aircraft Temperature Sensors (Temp. Probe)
||Able to measure ambient air temperature when combined with an air speed measurement.
|Applanix Corporation Position and Orientation System for Airborne Vehicles
||Able to measure 3-dimensional atmospheric winds when combined with Nose Boom Gust Probe measurements.
|Pitot Tubes with Pressure Transducers (Pitot Tube)
||Able to measure the aircraft speed relative to the ambient air.