Articles | Volume 12, issue 2
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 12, 835–845, 2020
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 12, 835–845, 2020
Data description paper
14 Apr 2020
Data description paper | 14 Apr 2020

Disdrometer measurements under Sense-City rainfall simulator

Auguste Gires et al.

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The Hydrology, Meteorology and Complexity Laboratory of École des Ponts ParisTech ( and the Sense-City consortium ( make available a dataset of optical disdrometer measurements stemming from a campaign that took place in September 2017 under the rainfall simulator of the Sense-City climatic chamber, which is located near Paris.