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Brine flow through sea ice
Entry ID: ASAC_1060

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Summary
Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1060
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Sea ice exhibits a marked transition in its fluid transport properties at a critical brine volume fraction Pc of about 5 percent, or temperature Tc of about -5 degrees Celsius for salinity of 5 parts per thousand. For ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.0   S: -68.0   E: 5.0   W: -20.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-07-01
Stop Date: 1994-08-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints PDF copies of the referenced papers are available for download by AAD staff at the provided URL.
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 at the provided URL when using these data.

Creative Commons License
This "Brine flow through sea ice" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
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: 7.90 MB
Distribution Format: PDF
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6226 7652
Email: vicky.lytle at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
GPO Box 252-80
Antarctic CRC
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
Publications/References
M.Rapley, V.I. , Lytle (1998) Brine infiltration in the snow cover of sea ice in the eastern Weddell Sea, Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology 27, 461 - 465.

V.I Lytle, S.F. Ackley (2001) Snow-ice growth: a fresh water flux inhibiting deep convection in the Weddell Sea, Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology 22, 45 - 50.

K.M. Golden, S.F. Ackley and V.I Lytle (1998) The Percolation Phase Transition in Sea Ice. Science 282, 2238 - 2241.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10



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