Field Catalog

History

The field catalog has served investigators since the mid-1990s supporting 70+ field campaigns on a variety of research topics including: Mesoscale Meteorology, Severe Storms, Oceanography, Arctic Science, Planetary Boundary Layer, Atmospheric Chemistry and Transport, Upper Troposphere Lower Stratosphere (UTLS), Cloud Physics, Hurricane and Tropical Cyclone Genesis and Evolution, Monsoon, Winter Weather, Model Forecast exercises  and Mountain Wave studies.  
Application

This suite of tools provides support for the documentation of project operations, mission planning, cross-project collaboration, real-time situational awareness, communication with and direction of remote instrument platforms and post operations product review and playback.

Developers/Maintainers
John Allison, Erik Johnson, Greg Stossmeister, Scot Loehrer, Susan Stringer
Stakeholders
NSF NCAR Universities Research Community
Status
Data Stewardship
Level of Support
Under Development
Used by these EOL facilities
DMS, All science facilities. We are working on development to include ISFS data.
Maintenance Status
Development
Software Domain
Visualization
Public Software
yes
Acquisition, Operations and Instrument Control
yes
Post-Processing, Curation and Data Management
yes
Archival, Delivery and Scientific Support
no