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  • The data were collected by radiosonde at Reading by Convective Storm Initiation Project (CSIP) participants at the University of Reading between the 16th of June 2005 and the 25th of August 2005. Data include measurements of air temperature, relative humidity, wind speed and direction, and air pressure.

  • This dataset contains hourly online measurements of VOC mixing ratios using Gas Chromatography with Flame Ionisation Detector (GC-FID) at Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women (IGDTUW), Dehli, India. Mixing ratios are reported in parts per billion by volume (ppbV). The stationary inlet was located on the roof of a single-story building. This data was collected over two measurements periods (28/05/2018 - 05/06/2018 and 05/10/2018 - 27/10/2018), for the APHH-India DelhiFlux project, by the University of York. Data analysis was completed by Beth Nelson and Jim Hopkins at the University of York. Mixing ratios for the following species are included: ethane, ethene, propane, propane, iso-butane, n-butane, acetylene, trans-2-butene, 1-butene, iso-butene*, cis-2-butene, cyclopentane*, iso-pentane, n-pentane, 1,3-butadiene, trans-2-pentene, 1-pentene, n-octane, n-hexane, isoprene, n-heptane, benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, combined m,p-xylene, o-xylene, methanol, acetone, ethanol, 1,2-butadiene*, propyne*. Date and time given in Local time as Julian day where 2018 01 01 = 0 Calibrations have been performed using a certified NPL 30 component mixture, and certified NPL 6 component mixture for o-VOC calibration. NOTE: any compound not contained therein has been assumed to have the same response factor as its closest isomer*. The data were collected as part of the DelhiFlux project part of Air Pollution & Human Health in a Developing Indian Megacity (APHH-India) programme.

  • The Convective Storm Initiation Project (CSIP) aimed to further the understanding of the mechanisms responsible for the initiation of precipitating convection in the maritime environment of southern England; i.e. to understand why convective clouds form and develop into precipitating clouds in a particular location. The project was centred on the 3 GHz (CAMRa) and 1275 clear-air (ACROBAT) radars at Chilbolton and used a number of the new UK Universities' Facility for Atmospheric Measurement (UFAM) mobile instruments. This dataset includes measurements of wind speeds and wind directions and aerosol concentrations.

  • This dataset contains volatile organic compound concentration measurements made by the University of Lancaster using the UK CEH proton transfer reaction-quadrupole ion guide time of flight-mass spectrometer (PTR-QiTOF-MS). Measurements were made at the Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women (IGDTUW) field site, Dehli, India during the DelhiFlux campaigns. Measurements from 04/10/2018 to 04/11/2018 were made at ground level (~4 m). Measurements from 05/11/2018 to 23/11/2018 were made at 30 m above ground level. All values are reported in ppbV (parts per billion by volume). The data were collected as part of the DelhiFlux project part of Air Pollution & Human Health in a Developing Indian Megacity (APHH-India) programme.

  • Longterm observations (2002-present) of atmospheric chemistry parameters have been made at the Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory (WAO) including ozone, carbon monoxide and dulphur dioxide, oxides of nitrogen and cloud condensation nuclei. WAO is an NCAS facility and part of the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia (UEA). It is situated on the north Norfolk coast and is a world class facility for fundamental research, background atmospheric monitoring and teaching purposes. WAO operates a range of instruments in its measurement programme - the data from which is archived at the BADC. The WAO has also been the focus of many international experiments designed to into the chemistry of the planetary boundary layer and free troposphere.

  • Southern Ocean Atmospheric Photochemistry Experiment 2 (SOAPEX-2) is primarily an experiment to study atmospheric cleansing by free radicals in extremely clean and slightly perturbed tropospheric air and focuses on a field campaign carried out at Cape Grim, Tasmania in January-February 1999. The dataset contains concentrations of seawater alkyl nitrates and halocarbons. This dataset is public.

  • The University of Manchester radiosonde data contain measurements collected by a UFAM (Universities' Facility for Atmospheric Measurement) radiosonde at Swanage, Dorset, from the 19th of June 2005 to the 25th of August 2005. The dataset contains measurements of air temperature, air pressure, wind speed and wind direction, and relative humidity.

  • This dataset contains O3, CO, NO, NO2, NOy and SO2 concentration measurements from the University of York's Thermo 49i O3 analyser, Aero Laser 5002 CO analyser, Air Quality Design (AQD) NOx analyser, Thermo 42c Trace Level NOx analyser with AQD NOy converter and a Thermo 43i SO2 analyser. These instruments were located at the Indira Gandi Delhi Technical University for Women (IGDTUW). The instruments sampled from a common sample line, initially at 7 m above ground level, then were moved to 35 m above ground on the 5th of November 2018. The data were collected as part of the DelhiFlux project part of Air Pollution & Human Health in a Developing Indian Megacity (APHH-India) programme.

  • Longterm measurements of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide at Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory (WAO) using a Siemens NDIR instrument operated by the NCAS (National Centre for Atmospheric Science) AMF (Atmospheric Measurement Facility). WAO, situated on the north Norfolk coast, is part of the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia (UEA) and is a world class facility for fundemental research, background atmospheric monitoring and teaching purposes. WAO operates a range of instruments in its measurement programme - the data from which is archived at the BADC.

  • The CRYOspheric STudies of Atmospheric Trends in stratospherically and radiatively important gases (CRYOSTAT) will undertake the first combined measurements of virtually all significant Greenhouse gases (GHGs)(other than water vapour), ozone-depleting substances (ODSs), and related trace gases in contiguous firn and ice profiles, spanning as much as 200 years, from both the northern and southern polar ice caps. The dataset contains concentrations of isotopes (CH4, N20, CO, CO2, N20, SF6, CH3Br, halocarbons, and hydrocarbons) in firn, N2O concentrations in ice, ice core density, firn diffusivity, and weather measurements. CRYOSTAT is an evolution of the FIRETRACC/100 project, the data from which is also held at BADC.