Articles | Volume 11, issue 1
Research article
12 Jan 2018
Research article |  | 12 Jan 2018

The WeIzmann Supercooled Droplets Observation on a Microarray (WISDOM) and application for ambient dust

Naama Reicher, Lior Segev, and Yinon Rudich

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Ice nucleating particles (INPs) affect the clouds' ice properties and can influence Earth’s hydrological cycle and climate. Here we present a detailed validation of WISDOM, a setup for the study of heterogeneous ice nucleation in an array of micron-sized droplets, and a demonstration of how it can be applied for the study of ice nucleation properties of ambient particles collected during dust storm events in Israel.