Atmospheric Measurement Summer School
May 2020, Arran Outdoor Centre, Scotland.
Experienced researchers will help you to develop the core skills required to excel in practical fieldwork.
With guidance from eminent scientists and dedicated group mentors, you will work in small teams to prepare and deliver daily weather forecasts, profile the atmosphere, operate instruments in remote locations, and investigate atmospheric trace gases and aerosols.
The next Atmospheric Measurement Summer School will take place at the Arran Outdoor Centre in Lamlash from Monday 11th to Friday 22th May 2020. This practical course is designed for PhD and early career scientists who want to gain confidence, experience and in-depth knowledge about atmospheric science fieldwork.
The NCAS Atmospheric Measurement Summer School focuses on the core skills researchers need to achieve excellence in practical fieldwork
Our comprehensive programme will challenge you to:
- use synoptic charts and other data to give daily weather forecasts
- profile the atmosphere using radiosondes and surface measurements on a mountain
- log data and work with instruments in remote locations
- investigate atmospheric trace gases and aerosols