Byrd Polar Research Center, The Ohio State University
Data Center Description
The Byrd Polar Research Center of The Ohio State University is recognized internationally as a leader in polar and alpine research. The Center's research programs are conducted throughout the world.
Research at the Center focuses on the role of cold regions in the global climate system, with major research themes focused on:
-climatic reconstruction of glacial and post-glacial times -polar ice-sheets: dynamics, history and ice-atmosphere interactions -high-latitude landform evolution, soils and hydrology -geologic evolution of Antarctica -history of polar exploration