EU I³ IMMEC Project EU FP6 programme
0 TA1 0 0 TA2 0 0 TA3 0 0 TA4 0 0 TA5 0 0 TA6 0 0 Description of TA2 sites 0 0 Project activities 0

TA2: Access to CarboEurope-IP Atmospheric Network

This activity will give access to the stations of the atmospheric network to visiting scientists. Access possibilities include:

  • Access to stations for intensive campaigns to study physical, chemical or radiative behaviour of the atmosphere
Gif sur Yvette
Highslide JS Highslide JS

Gif sur Yvette - RAMSES - France

 

Site geographical details
Latitude
Longitude
Altitude(m)
Comment
48o43'N
02o30'E
165
Surface or tower site

Overview of the site

Gif sur Yvette The peri-urban site of Gif sur Yvette (GIF) is located at 22km South/West of Paris, within the LSCE facility (www.lsce.ipsl.fr). It is exposed to air masses originating from West of France, or from Paris area. The station is equipped with a wide range of analysers including gas chromatographs (CO2, CH4, N2O, SF6, CO, H2), non dispersive infrared instruments (CO2), mass spectrometer (13 and 18O in CO2), Radon analyser. Many intercomparison campaigns have already been performed in this station to validate new instrumentation with the existing state of the art analysers.


Contact details

Contact person: Michel Ramonet - LSCE/CEA France

To apply for the access of this site within IMECC TA go here

 

More pictures of the site