CVAO / Campbell Scientific Automatic Weather Station

CVAO / Campbell Scientific Automatic Weather Station

The Campbell meteorological suite at the Cape Verde Atmospheric Observatory (16° 51′ 49 N, 24° 52′ 02 W) provides measurements of wind speed (m/s), wind direction (°), temperature (°C), relative humidity (%), barometric pressure (mbar) and solar radiation...
CVAO / Spectral Radiometer

CVAO / Spectral Radiometer

The Cape Verde Spectro Radiometer provides a direct measurement of solar UV flux with subsequent use of this data to determine photolysis frequencies. The instrument consists of a 2-pi sr quartz diffuser coupled to an Ocean Optics spectrometer via a 10m fibre optic...
CVAO / Spectral Radiometer

Spectral Radiometer

Spectrometer operates between 200 – 1000 nm; it is calibrated 250 – 750 nm (< 1nm resolution). It utilises a Hamamatsu, back-thinned FFT-CCD detector with >90% quantum efficiency at 700 nm. It has an integration time between 8 ms to 15 minutes and fully...