MST Radar
21 Sep 2009
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The MST radar belongs to a class of atmospheric radars that are able measure profiles of the three-dimensional wind vector on a continuous basis. They also provide information about turbulence, atmospheric structure, and precipitation.

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RAL Space Involvement

RAL Space designed and (in collaboration with Aberystwyth University) built the MST Radar in 1988/1989 and has managed it ever since. 

Subject
Atmospheric

Main Objectives
Studying atmospheric winds, waves and turbulence and taking continuous measurements of each.

Start Date
1988/1989

Partners
Aberystwyth University, NERC, NCAS​

Further Project Information
MS​T (link opens in a new window)


For more information please contact: RAL Space Enquiries

Contact: RAL Space Enquiries