R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP0301 - Transit
Entry ID: NBP0301

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Summary
Abstract: The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines.
This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP0301 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at McMurdo/Ice Edge and ended at McMurdo/Ice Edge.

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Link: GET DATA
Description: Expedition Data


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: NSF Award Abstract #00-87392


Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
AMBS


Geographic Coverage
 N: -75.96902 S: -78.59248  E: 179.99734  W: -179.99843
 Min Altitude: 0  Max Altitude: 0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-01-05
Stop Date: 2003-01-29


Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > McMurdo Sound
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > ROSS SEA


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE EXTENT    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICEBERGS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SEA ICE CONCENTRATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MAGNETIC ANOMALIES    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MARINE GRAVITY FIELD    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MARINE MAGNETICS    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE SEDIMENTS >TURBIDITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC REFLECTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC SCATTERING    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >OCEAN CURRENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >FLUORESCENCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >TURBIDITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >SALINITY    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >INFRARED WAVELENGTHS >INFRARED RADIANCE    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS >VISIBLE RADIANCE    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITATIONAL FIELD    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITY    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOMAGNETISM >MAGNETIC FIELD >MAGNETIC ANOMALIES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOMAGNETISM >MAGNETIC FIELD    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >EARTHQUAKES >SEISMIC PROFILE    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >BATHYMETRY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >ICEBERGS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
OCEANS


Platform
R/V NBP >R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer    [Information]


Instrument
CTD >Conductivity, Temperature, Depth    [Information]
GRAVIMETERS    [Information]
TURBIDITY METERS    [Information]
GPS >Global Positioning System    [Information]
ADCP >Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler    [Information]
MSBS >Multibeam Swath Bathymetry System    [Information]


Project
NSF/PLR >Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation    [Information]
AMBS >Antarctic Multibeam Bathymetry & Geophysical Synthesis    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
COLUMBIA/LDEO/MGDS


Data Center
Marine Geoscience Data System, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.marine-geo.org/
Dataset ID: NBP0301

Data Center Personnel
Name: MARINE GEOSCIENCE DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM DATA MANAGER
Email: info at marine-geo.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Online HTTP
Fees: None


Personnel
LOUIS BARTEK
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: bartek at email.unc.edu
Contact Address:
104 AIRPORT DR STE 2200
City: CHAPEL HILL
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 27599
Country: US


Publications/References
Sorlien, C.C., B.P. Luyendyk, D.S. Wilson, R.C. Decesari, L.R. Bartek, and J.B. Diebold, 2007. Oligocene development of the West Antarctic ice sheet recorded in eastern Ross Sea strata, Geology v.35(5): p.467-470.

Decesari, R.C., 2006. The Mesozoic and Cenozoic depositional, structural, and tectonic evolution of the Ross Sea, Antarctica, University of California, Santa Barbara, PhD thesis: p.232.

Decesari, R.C., C.C. Sorlien, B.P. Luyendyk, D.S. Wilson, L. Bartek, J. Diebold, and S.E. Hopkins, 2007. Regional seismic stratigraphic correlations of the Ross Sea: Implications for the tectonic history of the West Antarctic Rift System (USGS Open File Report 2007-1047, Short Research Paper 052), Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES, edited by A. K. Cooper and C. R. Raymond et al. v.USGS Open-File Report 2007-1047, Short Research Paper 52: p..

Boyd, L.W., L.R. Bartek, B.P. Luyendyk and D.S. Wilson, 2007. Contrasting Sub-Ice Shelf, Sub Glacial and Glacial Marine Deposition: Implications for Ice Shelf Stability, Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES, edited by A. K. Cooper and C. R. Raymond et al. v.USGS Open-File Report 2007-1047, Extended Abstract 152: p..

Decesari, R.C., D.S. Wilson, B.P. Luyendyk, and M. Faulkner, 2007. Cretaceous and Tertiary extension throughout the Ross Sea, Antarctica, Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES, edited by A. K. Cooper and C. R. Raymond et al. v.USGS Open-File Report 2007-1047, Short Research Paper 98: p..

Loth, A.S., L.R. Bartek, B.P. Luyendyk, D. Wilson and C. Sorlien, 2007. Scale of subglacial to sub-ice shelf facies variability, Eastern Basin-Ross Sea, Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES, edited by A. K. Cooper and C. R. Raymond et al. v.USGS Open-File Report 2007-1047, Extended Abstract 200: p..

Luyendyk, B.P., D.S. Wilson, and C.S. Siddoway, 2003. Eastern margin of the Ross Sea Rift in western Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica: Crustal structure and tectonic development, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems v.4: p.1090.

Sorlien, C.C., D.S. Wilson, B.P. Luyendyk, L.R. Bartek, R.C. Decesari, and J.B. Diebold, 2007. Buried Oligocene glacial topography beneath a smooth middle Miocene unconformity in the southeast Ross Sea: Evolution of West Antarctic glaciation, Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES, edited by A.K. Cooper and C.R. Raymond et al. v.USGS Open-File Report 2007-1047, Extended Abstract 099: p..

Wilson, D.S., and B.P. Luyendyk, 2006. Bedrock platforms within the Ross Embayment, West Antarctica: Hypotheses for ice sheet history, wave erosion, Cenozoic extension, and thermal subsidence, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems v.7: p..

Boyd, L., 2008. Contrasting sub-ice shelf, subglacial and glaciomarine sedimentation at the Ross Ice Shelf: Implications for the glacial history of the Ross Sea Region, Antarctica, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, MS thesis: p..

Loth, A., 2009. Seismic Stratigraphic Record of West Antarctic Ice Sheet Fluctuations within the Eastern Basin of the Ross Sea, Antarctica, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, MS thesis: p..

Viator, P., 2009. Evolution the East Antarctic Ice Sheet: A Record from the Seismic Stratigraphy of the C-19 Site, Ross Sea, Antarctica, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, MS thesis: p..

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-08-27

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