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Atmospheric Technology Division (ATD)



The Atmospheric Technology Division (ATD) at NCAR provided the research services, facilities, and field support necessary for progress in the atmospheric sciences.  The Division included facilities for instrumentation, computing, scientific ballooning, and research aircraft. These research services and facilities were used by scientists from NCAR, universities, and government agencies. The Division was involved in several large cooperative projects, such as GATE, MONEX, CCOPE, and SESAME.


Atmospheric Technology Division Records

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Atmospheric Technology Division (ATD) Records

Identifier:  - 04-03-ATD

Arrangement is by original order. The collection is organized into 4 series housed in 8 record cartons: Series 1: Administrative, 1969-2001, undated Series 2: Correspondence, 1970-1980 Series 3: Facilities, 1969-1997, undated Series 4: Projects, 1970-2002, undated

Dates: 1964- 2016; Majority of material found in 1972-1979; Other: Date acquired: 19800000

Monsoon Experiment (MONEX) Records

Identifier:  - 04-MONEX

Arrangement is by material subject. The collection consists of five series in four boxes. The contents of each series is arranged chronologically. The series arrangement of the records is as follows: Series I: Administrative, 1979-1980, undated Series II: Reports, 1977 October- 1981 July, undated Series III: Research, 1976-1979 Series IV: Meetings, 1976 January- 1980 March, undated Series V: Correspondence, 1978 December-1980 April

Dates: 1976-1981; Majority of material found in 1978-1979; Other: Date acquired: 2010-10-11

National Scientific Balloon Facility (NSBF) Records

Identifier:  - NSBF

Arrangement is by original order except for Series III. The collection consists of four series in seven boxes: Series I: "Old Balloon Files" Series II: Administrative Series III: Papers, Proposals, and Reports Series IV: Policies and Procedures

Dates: 1962-1987; Majority of material found in 1968-1980; Other: Date acquired: 1986

Additional filters:

Aeronautics in meteorology 1
Meteorology 1
Meteorology--Observations 1
Meteorology--Research 1
Monsoon Experiment 1