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GAW World Central Facilities

Reports of Central Facilities

 

Variable
CO2
CO2 isotopes
CH4

Empa (Am, E/A)

JMA (A/O)

Empa (Am, E/A)

JMA (A/O)

N2O
CFCs, HCFCs,
HFCs
SF6
   
H2
Total Ozone
Ozone Sondes
Surface Ozone
NIST
Precipitation
Chemistry
ISWS
ISWS
CO
VOC

NPL (NMHC)

NIST (monoterpenes)

SO2
NOx
Aerosol
UBA (physical properties)
Optical Depth
UV Radiation

ESRL (Am),

 

Solar Radiation

(1) Dobson , (2) Brewer , (3) Filter instruments
(4) Precision Filter Radiometers (PFR)
(5) ground-based, (6) satellite-based

BoM Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia (Regional Dobson Calibration Centre, RDCC for Australia)
BSRN Baseline Surface Radiation Network, Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zürich, Switzerland
DLR German Aerospace Centre, Oberpfaffenhofen, Wessling, Germany (Word Data Centre for Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere, WDC-RSAT)
Environment
Canada
Environment Canada, Toronto, Canada (World Ozone and UV Data Centre, WOUDC)
ESRL Global Monitoring Division, Earth System Research Laboratory (ESRL), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Boulder CO,
USA
Empa Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research, Dübendorf, Switzerland (QA/SAC Switzerland and WCC-Empa)
IEK-8 Institute of Energy and Climate Research: Troposphere (IEK-8), Research Center Juelich GmbH, Juelich, Germany
IfT Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany
IMK-IFU Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research, IMK-IFU, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
ISWS Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign IL, USA
IZO Izaña Observatory, Tenerife, Spain (Regional Brewer Calibration Centre, RBCC)
JMA Japan Meteorological Agency, Tokyo, Japan (World Data Centre for Greenhouse Gases, WDCGG; QA/SAC Japan, Regional Dobson Calibration Centre, RDCC for Asia)
KMA Korea Meteorological Administration
MGO A.I. Voeikov Main Geophysical Observatory, Russian Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental, St. Petersburg, Russia (World Radiation Data Centre, WRDC; RCC for Filter
Instruments)
MPI-BGC Max-Planck Institute (MPI) for Biogeochemistry in Jena, Germany
MOHp Meteorologisches Observatorium Hohenpeissenberg (Regional Dobson Calibration Centre, RDCC for Europe)
NOAA-ARL

U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring MD, USA (World Data Centre for Precipitation Chemistry, WDCPC)

NILU Norwegian Institute for Air Research
NIST National Institute for Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg MD, USA
OCBA Observatorio Central Buenos Aires, Argentina (Regional Dobson Calibration Centre, RDCC for South America)
PMOD/WRC Physikalisch-Meteorologisches Observatorium Davos/World Radiation Centre, Davos, Switzerland
SAWS South African Weather Service, Pretoria, South Africa (Regional Dobson Calibration Centre, RDCC for Africa)
SOO-HK Solar and Ozone Observatory, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic (RCC)
UBA German Environmental Protection Agency, Dessau-Roßlau, Germany



 
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