Collaborative Research: SGER: Triple-dating (Pb-FT-He) of Antarctic Detritus and the Origin of the Gamburtsev Mountains
Entry ID: NSF-ANT08-16934

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Summary
Abstract: This Small Grant for Exploratory Research investigates the origin and evolution of the Gamburtsev subglacial mountains (GSM). These mountains are considered the nucleation point for Antarctica's largest ice sheets; however, being of indeterminate age, they may postdate ice sheet formation. As well, their formation could reflect tectonic events during the breakup of Gondwana. The project studies ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #0816934
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.0   S: -69.0   E: 144.0   W: 65.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-02-15
Stop Date: 2009-01-31
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Data Coordination Center, United States Antarctic Program Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.usap-data.org/
Dataset ID: NSF-ANT08-16934

Data Center Personnel
Name: ROBERT A. ARKO
Email: info at usap-data.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: thomson at email.arizona.edu
Contact Address:
University of Arizona
City: Tucson
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 85721
Country: US
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-30
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