Atmospheric Tracer Experiments

Hegarty, J., R.R. Draxler, A.F. Stein, J. Brioude, M. Mountain, J. Eluszkiewicz, T. Nehrkorn, F. Ngan, A. Andrews, 2013, Evaluation of Lagrangian Particle Dispersion Models with Measurements from Controlled Tracer Releases, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 52, No. 12, 2623-2637 DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-13-0125.1

Draxler, R.R., Heffter, J.L., Rolph, G.D., 2001, Data archive of tracer experiments and meteorology, October, 24 p.

Draxler, R.R., et al., Report from the Ad Hoc group of experts on the Long-Range Transport and Dispersion Model verification data base, submitted to the CAS expert panel, March 1999, CAS Working group on environmental pollution and atmospheric chemistry, 18 p.

Draxler, R.R., 1997, CAPTEX and ANATEX: The first US perfluorocarbon experiments. Proceedings, ETEX Symposium on Long-Range Atmospheric Transport, Model Verification and Emergency Response, 13-16 May, Vienna, Austria, ECSC-EC-EAEC, Brussels, Luxembourg.

Draxler, R.R., 1995, ETEX Real-time Modelers Meeting, Prague, 24-26 October.

Draxler, R.R., 1991, The accuracy of trajectories during ANATEX calculated using dynamic model analyses versus rawinsonde observations. J. Appl. Meteorol. 30:1446-1467.

Draxler, R.R., R. Dietz, R.J. Lagomarsino, and G. Start, 1991, Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX): Sampling and analysis. Atmos. Environ. 25A:2815-2836.

Draxler, R.R., 1990, Vertical Tracer Exchange (VERTEX) Experimental Plan, June, 11 p.

Draxler, R.R., and J.L. Heffter (Eds), 1989, Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX) Volume I: Description, Ground-level sampling at primary sites, and meteorology. NOAA Tech Memo ERL ARL-167, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 83 p.

Draxler, R.R., 1989, Overview and preliminary results from the Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX). Proceedings, 6th Joint Conference on Appl. of Air Poll. Meteorol, Anaheim, Ca., Jan 29-Feb 3.

Heffter, J.L., and R.R. Draxler, 1989, Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX) Volume III: Sampling at tower and remote sites. NOAA Tech Memo ERL ARL-175, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 67 p.

Stunder, B.J.B., and R.R. Draxler, 1989, Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX) Volume II: Aircraft-based sampling. NOAA Tech Memo ERL ARL-177, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 29 p.

Draxler, R.R., 1988, Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX) weather maps and tracer concentrations. NOAA Tech Memo ERL ARL-165, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 87 p.

Draxler, R.R., and B.J.B. Stunder, 1988, Modeling the CAPTEX vertical tracer concentration profiles. J. Appl. Meteorol. 27:617-625.

Clark, T.L., R.D. Cohn, S.K. Seilkop, R.R. Draxler, and J.L. Heffter, 1988, Comparison of modelled and measured tracer gas concentrations during the Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX). Proceedings, 17th International Technical Meeting of NATO-CCMS on Air Pollution Modelling and its Application, Cambridge, U.K., September 19-22. CERC Ltd., Cambridge, U.K.

Draxler, R.R., 1987, One year of tracer dispersion measurements over Washington, D.C. Atmos. Environ. 21:69-77.

Draxler, R.R., 1987, Sensitivity of a trajectory model to the spatial and temporal resolution of the meteorological data during CAPTEX. J. Clim. Appl. Meteorol. 26:1577-1588.

Stunder, B.J., J.L. Heffter, and R.R. Draxler, 1986, Long-range transport model evaluation using CAPTEX aircraft and surface data - I: Vertical tracer distribution. Proceedings, 5th Joint Conference on Appl. of Air Poll. Meteorol., Chapel Hill, NC, Nov. 18-21, 1986.

Ferber, G.J., J.L. Heffter, R.R. Draxler, R.J. Lagomarsino, F.L. Thomas, R.N. Dietz, and C.M. Benkovitz, 1986, Cross-Appalachian tracer experiment (CAPTEX-83), Final Report. NOAA Tech. Memo ERL ARL-142, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 60 p.

Draxler, R.R., 1985, Metropolitan Tracer Experiment (METREX). NOAA Tech Memo ERL ARL-140, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 102 p.

Draxler, R.R., J.L. Heffter, and B.J.B. Stunder, 1985, Across North America Tracer Experiment (ANATEX) Comprehensive Plan, November, 21 p.

Draxler, R.R., 1984, Diffusion and Transport Experiments. Chap. 9, Atmospheric Sciences and Power Production, 367-422, DOE/TIC-27601.

Bak, D.J., 1984, Heated Disc Disperses Pollution Tracer Material. Design News, Vol. 40, No. 8, pp. 118-119, April 23, 1984.

Clark, T.L., G.J. Ferber, J.L. Heffter, and R.R. Draxler, 1984, Cross-Appalachian Tracer Experiment (CAPTEX-83). Proceedings, 4th Joint Conference on App. of Air Poll. Meteorol., Portland, pp. 158-161.

Draxler, R.R., 1983, Model validation using Kr-85 air concentration data from the 1500 km long-range dispersion experiment. Proceedings, 6th Symp. on Turb. and Diff., Boston, pp. 139-141.

Draxler, R.R., 1982, Experimental plan for a metropolitan tracer experiment, NOAA Air Resources Laboratory, September, 12 p.

Telegadas, K., G.J. Ferber, R.R. Draxler, M.M. Pendergast, A.L. Boni, J.P. Hughs, and J. Gray, 1980, Measured weekly and twice-daily Kr-85 surface air concentrations within 150 km of the Savannah River Plant. NOAA Tech Memo ERL ARL-80, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 97 p

Draxler, R.R., 1979, Modeling the results of two recent mesoscale dispersion experiments. Atmos. Environ. 13:1523-1533.

Draxler, R.R., 1979, A summary of recent atmospheric diffusion experiments. NOAA Tech Memo ERL ARL-78, Air Resources Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD, 35 p.

Draxler, R.R., 1979, Some observations of the along-wind dispersion parameter. Proceedings, 4th AMS Symp. on Turb., Diff., and Air Poll., Reno, pp. 5-8.

Draxler, R.R., 1978, Savannah River Experiment - Meteorological Data Base, NOAA Air Resources Laboratory, 27 September, 4 p., plus appendicies.