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April 12, 2021
FEATURE: NCU station key for NASA air quality measurements
An air quality monitoring station at National Central University (NCU) has become an index station for NASA’s regional measurements due to the accuracy of its data, the university said yesterday. The station uses micropulse lidar to determine the source of air pollutants, by measuring changes in wave forms when they are bounced back by atmospheric particulate matter...
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September 2018
Finger On The Pulse
Icing is a very serious problem for smaller fixed wing aircraft, helicopters, and drones.  A new method of supercooled water detection may provide an answer...
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July 13, 2020
Make it rain: the science behind altering the weather
Whenever humankind believes it has control over the natural world, the weather likes to prove us wrong. Storms, floods and droughts are just some of the weather patterns that can complicate or even threaten human life. We have increasingly sophisticated techniques for weather forecasting, but now scientists are looking even further: towards directly modifying the weather itself. Darrel Baumgardner, of The National Autonomous University of Mexico and Droplet Measurement Technologies, researches the intriguing technique of cloud seeding. Darrel_Baumgardner_Brochure_HR
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April 21, 2020
Droplet Measurement Technologies, LLC acquires Micro Pulse LiDAR product portfolio
Droplet has added the Micro Pulse LiDAR (MPL) products to our portfolio of atmospheric research instruments. As ground-based, optical, remote-sensing systems, the MPL and MiniMPL are designed to determine the altitude of clouds and to detect atmospheric aerosols. MPL users can now benefit from the combined support, development, and scientific consulting capabilities that MPL experts and our Droplet team bring to the research community. For more information please download the press release. DMT-MPL Press Release
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February 10, 2020
Colorado Biz: The Top 100 Manufacturers
Manufacturing in the state has rapidly expanded in the past years across industries, from beer to aerospace. Which is why, once again, ColoradoBiz is gearing up to celebrate just some of the manufacturers that are bringing innovation within their industries. The annual Made in Colorado honors 100 of the state's manufacturers in ten industry categories.
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February 1, 2018
After Hurricane Maria, Longmont’s Droplet lends hand to Puerto Rican scientists
Droplet helps restore hurricane-ravaged environmental monitoring stations in Puerto Rico.
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