Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation

Proceedings of the American Meteorological Society Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, Washington, D. C., 10–14 February 1969

  • Editors
  • S. Teweles
  • J. Giraytys

Part of the Meteorological Monographs book series (METEOR, volume 11)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N2-v
  2. Purpose

    1. Sidney Teweles
      Pages 1-5
  3. Some Comments on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation Systems

  4. Observations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N2-N2
    2. Philip D. Thompson
      Pages 9-14
    3. Keith T. McLeod
      Pages 28-37
    4. O. M. Ashford
      Pages 44-50
    5. Morris Tepper, Stanley Ruttenberg
      Pages 56-70
    6. H. E. Landsberg
      Pages 91-99
    7. Daniel P. Petersen
      Pages 100-109
    8. Harold L. Crutcher
      Pages 137-140
    9. James A. Cunningham
      Pages 153-158
    10. Panel Discussions

      1. George P. Cressman, John C. Bellamy, Arnold Court, Hans Neuberger, J. R. Noble, Erich Süssenberger et al.
        Pages 163-169
      2. Joseph Smagorinsky, Oliver M. Ashford, S. Fred Singer, Vaughn D. Rockney, Edward J. Zipser, Amos Eddy et al.
        Pages 170-172
      3. Peter E. Kraght, W. B. Beckwith, S. G. Bigler, Eugene Bollay, R. D. Fletcher, N. E. Rider et al.
        Pages 173-177
      4. Michael Garstang, Kirk Bryan, A. D. Kirwan, N. E. La Seur, Joanne Simpson, W. C. Swinbank et al.
        Pages 178-182
  5. Instrumentation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N12-183
    2. F. I. Badgley
      Pages 185-194
    3. Paul B. Maccready Jr.
      Pages 202-210
    4. Moshe Thaller
      Pages 211-226
    5. N. P. Rusin
      Pages 283-286
    6. Kenneth E. Wilk, Edwin Kessler
      Pages 315-329
    7. M. E. Ringenbach
      Pages 334-345
    8. K. N. Manuilov, V. A. Usoltzev, A. L. Zlatin
      Pages 358-360

About this book


The objects of the American Meteorological Society are "the development and dissemination of knowledge of meteorology in all its phases and applications, and the advancement of its professional ideals." The organization of the Society took place in affiliation with the American Association for the Advancement of Science at Saint Louis, Missouri, December 29, 1919, and its incorporation, at Washington, D. C., January 21, 1920. The work of the Society is carried on by the Bulletin, the Journal, and Meteorological Monographs, by papers and discussions at meetings of the Society, through the offices of the Secretary and the Executive Secretary, and by correspondence. All of the Americas are represented in the membership of the Society as well as many foreign countries.


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Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information American Meteorological Society 1970
  • Publisher Name American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Online ISBN 978-1-935704-35-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-9401
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