Vertical electric field - Vostok from 2006-2011
Entry ID: ASAC_974_2

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Summary
Abstract: These data are collected under a collaborative arrangement between the Australian Antarctic Division (Principal Investigator: Gary Burns) and the Russian Antarctic Expeditions (Most-recent contact: Alexandr Frank-Kamenetsky, Institute of Arctic and Antarctic Studies, St Petersburg)

In late December 2005 (call it from 2006) a new electric field mill (EFM)commenced operation at Vostok. This ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -78.45   S: -78.55   E: 107.15   W: 107.05

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Gary Burns
Dataset Title: Electric Field Mill Measurements
Dataset Series Name: AAS#974
Dataset Release Date: 2013-03-20
Dataset Release Place: Kingston
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Division
Data Presentation Form: text
Online Resource: http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/portal/download_file.cfm?file_id=841
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-12-28
Stop Date: 2011-12-31
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 10 second
Quality Specific caveats on the Vostok EF data, post 2006:

Only 'unprocessed' data are supplied at present. They have not been selected for 'fair-weather'.

A calibration file is available for each year. This has not been applied to the data. Care must be taken when applying the monthly calibration data because mis-calibration is possible (e.g. snow in a ... View entire text
Access Constraints These data are available for download from the URL given below.

Only 'unprocessed' data (no selection for 'fair-weather') are available along with a calibration file for which caveats are given at meta-data Quality.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_974_2 when using these data.

Please also contact the investigator before using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 136 MB
Distribution Format: text
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3381
Fax: +61 3 6232 3496
Email: gary.burns at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Publications/References
Burns, G.B., Frank-Kamenetsky, A.V., Troshichev, O.A., Bering, E.A., Papitashvili, V.O. (1998), The geoelectric field: a link between the troposphere and solar variability., Annals of Glaciology, 27, 651-654
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-04-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-08-29
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