Tropospheric Chemistry: Instruments

ICOS instrument

ICOS instrument in the laboratory

ICOS (Integrated Cavity Ouput Spectrometer)

Principle of the Measurement

Integrated Cavity Ouput Spectrometer

Species Measured

CO, H2O

Time Response

1-10 Hz

Detection Limit

1 second precision of 0.1 ppb for CO and 50 ppm for H2O

Manufacturer

Los Gatos Research Inc.

Field Projects

  • FIREX 2018

Platforms

  • NOAA WP-3D aircraft

Contacts