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Atmospheric Tomography Mission (ATom)


[ATom Logo]The Atmospheric Tomography Mission (ATom) is a NASA Earth Venture Suborbital-2 mission. It will study the impact of human-produced air pollution on greenhouse gases and on chemically reactive gases in the atmosphere. ATom deploys an extensive gas and aerosol payload on the NASA DC-8 aircraft for systematic, global-scale sampling of the atmosphere, profiling continuously from 0.2 to 12 km altitude. Flights will occur in each of 4 seasons over a 4-year period.

Atmospheric Tomography Mission Datasets List

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*ATom: Simulated Data Stream for Modeling ATom-like Measurements NEW2018-08-08 user guide download 41.2MB
*ATom: Observed and GEOS-5 Simulated CO Concentrations with Tagged Tracers for ATom-1 NEW2018-07-31 user guide download 3.6MBthredds
*ATom: Merged Atmospheric Chemistry, Trace Gases, and Aerosols2018-03-28 user guide download 956.7MBthredds

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