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Instrument Intercomparisons 
last update  ► 23 May 2013

HTB weather and precipitation sensors
http://testbed.fmi.fi/course/heikki-weather-and-precipitation-sensors.ppt

 

Wind Tunnel and Field Test of Three 2D Sonic Anemometers

(KNMI Technical Report No. 296)
http://www.knmi.nl/~wauben/Sensor/TECO2005_P3(17)_Wauben.pdf

 

Thermometer Screen Intercomparison in De Bilt (the Netherlands),
Part I: Understanding the weather-dependent temperature differences
http://www.knmi.nl/publications/fulltexts/vandermeulenbrandsma2.pdf

 

Exploration of the quality of the precipitation intensity reported by the FD12P present weather sensor
http://www.knmi.nl/~wauben/Sensor/Exploration%20Q-NI-FD12P-external.pdf

 

Operational Testing of Various Precipitation Sensors in Support of the United States Climate Reference Network (USCRN)
http://ams.confex.com/ams/15AppClimate/techprogram/paper_93969.htm

  An Evaluation of Two Ultrasonic Snow Depth Sensors for Potential Use at Automated Surface Weather Observing Sites
http://ams.confex.com/ams/15AppClimate/techprogram/paper_91589.htm
 

Image Comparison from two cloud cover sensor in infrared and visible spectral regions: Total Sky Imager (TSI) and Cloud Infrared Radiometer (CIR)

http://ams.confex.com/ams/Annual2005/techprogram/paper_83438.htm

 

Winter Test of Production All-Weather Precipitation Accumulation Gauge for ASOS 2003–2004

http://ams.confex.com/ams/Annual2005/techprogram/paper_82895.htm

  Field and Operational tests of a Sonic Anemometer for the Automated Surface Observing System
http://ams.confex.com/ams/84Annual/techprogram/paper_69268.htm
  A comparative study of ASOS and CRN temperature measurements
http://ams.confex.com/ams/84Annual/techprogram/paper_71791.htm
 

ASOS and Human Observation Comparisons

www.nwstc.noaa.gov/DATAACQ/d.ASOShuman/ASOSHome.htm

 

The EUMETNET SWS II Project: 
Ice-Free Sensors, Intercomparison of different sensors

http://www.map.meteoswiss.ch/map-doc/icam2003/ICAM-MAP2003.htm (P2.23)

 

Comparison of Two Disdrometers Based od Different Principles

http://www.nubila.net/pludix_perf.html

 

Instrument intercomparison (Sonic)

www.iac.ethz.ch/en/research/map_riviera/index3.html (7.1)

 

Web Editor Sary Vargas, 19 July 2007