Ground Geophysical Research at the Onset of Ice Stream D
Entry ID: NSF_ONSETD_PSU_UT_BAS

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Summary
Abstract: Active seismic, multichannel reflection data. 15km long line (nominally 4
fold) parallel to ice flow at the onset of ice stream D (approx 81.5S 127W).

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Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE


Geographic Coverage
 N: -81.5 S: -81.5  E: -127.0  W: -127.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Sridhar Anandakrishnan
Dataset Title: Seismic Reflection Data from ice stream D, West Antarctica
Dataset Release Date: 8/2006
Data Presentation Form: Raw SEGY


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Data Resolution


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >GLACIERS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >ICE SHEETS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
ENVIRONMENT


Instrument
SEISMIC REFLECTION PROFILERS    [Information]


Project
NSF/OPP >Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation    [Information]
COISF >Characterizing the Onset of Ice Stream Flow: A Ground Geophysical Field Program    [Information]


Data Center
PASSCAL Instrument Center, Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.passcal.nmt.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: TIM AHERN
Phone: +1 206 547-0393
Email: tim at iris.washington.edu
Contact Address:
IRIS Data Management System
1408 NE 45 St, Suite 201
City: Seattle
Postal Code: WA 98105
Country: United States


Personnel
SRIDHAR ANANDAKRISHNAN
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: sxa17 at psu.edu, sak at essc.psu.edu
Contact Address:
Pennsylvania State University
Dept of Geosciences
442 Deike Bldg
City: University Park
Province or State: PA
Postal Code: 16802
Country: US


Publications/References
Peters, L.E., Anandakrishnan, S., Alley, R.B., Winberry, J.P., Voigt, D.E.,
Smith, A.M., and Morse, D.L., 2006, Subglacial sediments as a control on the
onset and location of two Siple Coast ice streams, West Antarctica: Journal of
Geophysical Research, v. 111 (B1), Art. No. B01302.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-07-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-21

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