Articles | Volume 13, issue 10
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 5335–5358, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-5335-2020

Special issue: Arctic mixed-phase clouds as studied during the ACLOUD/PASCAL...

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 5335–5358, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-5335-2020

Research article 09 Oct 2020

Research article | 09 Oct 2020

Application of the shipborne remote sensing supersite OCEANET for profiling of Arctic aerosols and clouds during Polarstern cruise PS106

Hannes J. Griesche et al.

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In summer 2017, the research vessel Polarstern performed cruise PS106 to the Arctic north of Svalbard. In the frame of the cruise, remote-sensing observations of the atmosphere were performed on Polarstern to continuously monitor aerosol and clouds above the vessel. In our study, we present the deployed instrumentation and applied data analysis methods and provide case studies of the aerosol and cloud observations made during the cruise. Statistics of low-cloud occurrence are presented as well.