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Reports on instrument experiments

RIC Tsukuba conducts testing and experimentation on meteorological instruments and observation methods.

  1. The experiments described in the following documents were reported at the 13th session of WMO Regional Association II (Asia) in Hong Kong, China (7 - 15 December 2004) by Shigeru Onogi, the Co-Rapporteur on Regional Aspects of Instrument Development, Related Training and Capacity Building:

  2. Report by Aoshima et al. (2010): RIC-Tsukuba (Japan) Intercomparison of Thermometer Screens/Shields in 2009 - 2010:
  3. This content was presented at the WMO Technical Conference on Meteorological and Environmental Instruments and Methods of Observation (Helsinki, Finland, 30 August - 1 September 2010) (TECO-2010).

  4. A 2013 report by Kumamoto et al. tiled Field Experiment on the Effects of a Nearby Asphalt Road on Temperature Measurement is available on the SOLA website.

  5. Report by Umehara et al. (2016): Field experiments to determine the effect of boundary fences on temperature observation:

This content was presented at TECO-2016 (see "International meetings & workshops").