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Instrument Tests
last update  ► 23 May 2013

at KNMI (Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute)

Evaluation of the Nubiscope
http://www.knmi.nl/~wauben/Sensor/index.html

Automatic Stations

 

ALMOS AWS MSI2 - Sensor Interface Card Testing
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR657.pdf

 

Evaluation of Milos 500 AWS unit
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR656.pdf

Temperature

 

Performance tests on Vaisala DTS-12A
Temperature Sensors
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR645.pdf

 

A Preliminary Investigation of Temperature Screen Design and Their Impacts on Temperature Measurements
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR649.pdf

Humidity

 

Performance Tests on a Rotronic MP101A Humidity/Temperature Probe
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR641.pdf

 

The Practical Impacts of RTD and Thermometer Design on Wet and Dry Bulb Relative Humidity Measurements
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR648.pdf

 

Performance Tests on a Vaisala HMP35D Humidity/Temperature Probe
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR654.pdf

 

Evaluation of the Output Variability of Rotronics MP101A Humidity Probes
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR659.pdf

 

Evaluation of Vaisala HMP45D Humidity Probes
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR661.pdf

Wind

 

Wind Tunnel Evaluation Test Report
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR662_Part-A.zip  [2MB+]
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR662_Part-B.zip  [2MB+]

 

Repeatability of the Monash Wind Tunnel
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR668.pdf

 

Performance Verification of Vaisala Anemometers
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR676.pdf

 

The Conversion Equation of the Synchrotac 706 Anemometer
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR677.pdf

Pressure

 

Calibration Check of a Vaisala PTB201A Barometer
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR634.pdf

 

Test of a Crouzet 2100 Digital Barometer against the WMO Region V Standard Barometer
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS
/Tests/ITR639.pdf

 

The Southern Oscillation and Characterisation of a Kew Pattern Barometer
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR642.pdf

 

Comparison between the Regional Association V and the Malaysian Standard Barometers
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR643.pdf

 

Comparison of the Regional Association V and A Fuess (S/N F6754) Standard Barometer for the Philippines Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR647.pdf

 

Electronic Barometer Testing - Replacement Barometer Project
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR658.pdf

Precipitation

 

Drift Test of a Hydrological Services TB3A TBRG
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR644.pdf

 

Evaluation of a Tipping Bucket Rain Gauge Calibrator
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS
/Tests/ITR652.pdf

 

Acceptance Tests of 20 Hydrological Services TB3B Tipping Bucket Rain Gauges
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR655.pdf

 

Stability of five McVann Model 7499 TBRG
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR660.pdf

 

Evaluation of the Hydrological Services Precipitation Gauge Tipping Bucket Type TB-3
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR669.pdf

 

Evaluation of RIC Designed Pumped TBRG Tester (Rex)
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR671.pdf

 

Evaluation of the RIMCO Precipitation Gauge Tipping Bucket Model 7499
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR672.pdf

 

Evaluation of the ENVIRONDATA Precipitation Gauge Tipping Bucket Model RG-15
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR673.pdf

 

Laboratory Evaluation of the Bureau Designed Heated TBRG
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR675.pdf

Radiation

 

Investigation of the Uncertainty of Sunshine Duration in the Solar and Terrestrial Radiation Network
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR674.pdf

 

Investigation of the Accuracy of the Delta-T Devices BF3 Sunshine Sensor
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR700.pdf

Evaporation

 

Evaluation of a RIMCO 9100 automatic evaporation sensor
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR667.pdf

Hydrological measurement

 

The Uncertainty of the Hydrological Services Field Calibration Device
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR679.pdf

Upper-air Measurement

 

Evaluation of Desiccants
www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/IMOP/WebPortal-AWS/Tests/ITR664.pdf

 

Web Editor Sary Vargas, 19 July 2007