Datastream : PGS

Precision Gas System (CO2): 2, 4, 25, 60 m

Active Dates
2001.04.11 - 2017.02.16

Measurement Categories
Atmospheric Carbon, Atmospheric State

Originating Instrument
Precision Carbon Dioxide Mixing Ratio System (PGS)


Only measurements considered scientifically relevant are shown below by default.

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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Picarro analyzer temperature degC analyzer_temperature ( time )
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Picarro cavity pressure. Torr cavity_pressure ( time )
Picarro cavity temperature. degC cavity_temperature ( time )
Measured CH4 mole fraction ppm ch4 ( time )
CH4 mole fraction with water correction ppm ch4_dry ( time )
Measured CO2 mole fraction ppm co2 ( time )
CO2 mole fraction with water correction ppm co2_dry ( time )
Picarro etalon temperature degC etalon_temperature ( time )
Measured water content % h2o ( time )
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Multi-port valve position indicates state of the rotary valco valve (range 1 to 8) unitless mp_valve_position ( time )
Outlet DAC (digital to analog converter) value for Picarro cavity pressure control unitless outlet_valve ( time )
Value indicating which solenoid valve is currently used unitless solenoid_valve ( time )
Species being analyzed during sample unitless species ( time )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
Picarro warm box temperature degC warm_box_temperature ( time )


Southern Great Plains
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Ken Reichl
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Sebastien Biraud
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory