January 12, 1979 to January 19, 1979
Project Location: 
Brownsville, Texas
Project Description: 

Professor Podzimek led the Sea Salt Nuclei (SSN) project in order to study sea salt nuclei during the winter and summer seasons near and over Padre Island just off the coast of Texas. This study concentrated on the evolution and transformation of the condensation nuclei in the boundary layer above the seashore where maritime and continental aerosols interact. This study was conducted using the QueenAir, B-80 aircraft.