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Measurements of sea ice physical properties and ice strain and wave pattern generated by a load moving over sea ice near Tent Island, McMurdo Sound
Entry ID: K131_1985_1986_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: An experiment designed to study, in detail, the wave pattern generated by a load moving over sea ice was conducted on a flat area of snow free, shore fast sea ice about 2km west of Tent Island in McMurdo Sound. Simultaneously, acoustic emission data was collected on a commercially available portable activity monitor to investigate acoustic emissions generated in the sea ice as a function of ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.67   S: -77.67   E: 166.25   W: 166.25

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-11-11
Stop Date: 1985-11-27
ISO Topic Category
Quality The data is in the publications. Please contact the investigator for more information.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 4 931 3000
Fax: +64 4 931 3754
Email: t.haskell at irl.cri.nz
Contact Address:
Industrial Research Ltd.
Gracefield Road
PO BOX 31310
City: Lower Hutt
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Squire, V.A. Langhorne, P.J. Robinson, W.H. Heine, A.J. Haskell, T.G. Moving loads on sea ice. Polar record 23(146): 569-575, 1987.

Squire, V.A. Robinson, W.H. Langhorne, P.J. Haskell, T.G. Vehicles and aircraft on floating ice. Nature 333(6169): 159-161, 1988.

Squire, V.A. Robinson, W.H. Haskell, T.G. Moore, S.C. Dynamic strain response of lake and sea ice to ... View entire text
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-02-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-16

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