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51. Freshwater fluxes and climate change in the Antarctic Peninsula: a combined observational and modelling approach [Fresh_Water_Antarctic_Peninsula_Tijm-Reijmer_ALWNPP2010-02]
The Antarctic Peninsula (AP) is one of the few regions in Antarctica that experiences significant surface melt and runoff. Being a region of fast atmospheric warming (three to four times the global ...


52. GEN1 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GEN1]   PARENT METADATA
The global climate model used for PMIP is Version 1.02A of GENESIS (Global ENvironmental and Ecological Simulation of Interactive Systems). It has been developed at NCAR Interdisciplinary Climate ...


53. GEN2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GEN2]   PARENT METADATA
The global climate model used for PMIP is Version 2.0 of GENESIS (Global ENvironmental and Ecological Simulation of Interactive Systems). It has been developed at NCAR Interdisciplinary Climate Systems ...


54. GFDL Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GFDL]   PARENT METADATA
One of several versions of global spectral models in use at the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, ithis version of the GFDL model is applied primarily to climate studies. In its treatment of ...


55. GPS Ice Flow Measurements, Allan Hills, Antarctica [NSIDC-0507]
This data set includes includes high-precision GPS measurements of steel poles within the Allan Hills Main Ice Field, Near Western Ice Field, and extending to the eastern edge of the Middle Western ...


56. Glacial Assessment: Past, Present and Future: Acquisition of Essential Research Instrumentation [vanderveen_OPP0321053]
The NSF OPP award # 0321053 supported a Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) purchase of equipment for Ohio State University's Glacial Assessment Program (GAP). The program has three major ...


57. Glacial history of Conway Ice Ridge, West Antarctica [conway_OPP008714]
The primary goal of the work was to investigate the glacial history of Conway Ridge, the ice ridge between Mercer Ice Stream and Van der Veen Ice Stream. Primary investigative tools were: high and ...


58. Glacial history of Foundation Ice Stream, West Antarctica [NSIDC-0548]
The past ice extent and deglaciation history of the Weddell Sea embayment of Antarctica is the single largest uncertainty in relating Antarctic ice volume changes to global sea level change since ...


59. Glacier Mass Balance and Regime Measurements and Analysis, 1945-2003 [G10002]
This data set consists of glacier regime parameters observed between 1945 and 2003. Data include annual mass balances, ablation, accumulation, and equilibrium-line altitude of mountain and subpolar ...


60. Glacier Monitoring Protocol for the Long-term Ecological Monitoring Program [usgsbrdasc00000003]
Denali National Park and Preserve is a unique laboratory for glacier research because of its extensive ice cover. Fully 17% of Denali's six million acres is currently covered by glacier ice. These ...


61. Glaciologic expedition "Svalbard 2001" [CNDA-ESP_ARTICO_GLACKMA_SVALBARD_2001]
In English: The monitoring station was settled to the exit of the fluvial canyon that drain the Austrelovernbren glacier. By means of multi-parametric probes, water level, conductivity, and water ...


62. Glaciology of Blue Ice Areas in Antarctica [Hamilton_0229245]
A 'horizontal ice core' was collected at the Mount Moulton blue ice field in West Antarctica and preliminary analyses of the sample material suggests that a ~500 kyr climate record is ...


63. Global Glacier Ice Mass Balance Data [WGMS_GLACIER_ICE_MASS_BALANCE]
The World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) started to maintain and continue the collection of information on ongoing glacier changes. The Mass Balance Bulletin (MBB), a large part of ...


64. Global Glacier Mass Balance Data [WGMS_GLACIER_MASS]
The World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) started to maintain and continue the collection of information on ongoing glacier changes. The Mass Balance Bulletin (MBB), a large part of ...


65. Greenland Climate Network (GC-Net) Automatic Weather Station Data [NSIDC-0617]
The Greenland Climate Network (GC-NET), established in spring 1994, currently consists of 18 stations with a distributed coverage over the Greenland ice sheet. The GC-Net emphasis is to monitor climatological ...


66. Ground penetrating radar, snow accumulation and snow pit measurements at McMurdo Ice Shelf and in the catchment basin of Erebus glacier [K053_2008_2009_NZ_1]
The knowledge of the cryosphere's mass balance is fundamental to understanding the impacts of climate change. Much of the research into the key components of the cryosphere is based on measurements ...


67. High-resolution Modeling of Surface Topography, Ice Motion, and Mass Balance in the Lambert Glacial Basin Using Radar Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques [liu_nsf0126149]
This project examines the morphology, ice motion velocity and mass balance of Lambert Glacier, Antarctica using state-of-the-art remote sensing and GIS techniques. Lambert Glacier is ...


68. Hydrogen peroxide, formaldehyde, selected ions and EC in snow pits and shallow ice cores from West Antarctica [ITASE_UCM_ICECORE]
This data set consists in measurements of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2),formaldehyde (HCHO), major ions (NO3, Cl, Ca, NH4, K, Mg) and electric conductivity (EC) in snow pits and shallow ice ...


69. INSTAAR Occasional Paper No. 55 Glacier Mass Balance and Regime: Data of Measurements and Analysis [NSIDC-0109]
This data set consists of glacier regime parameters observed between 1945 and 1998. Data include annual mass balances, ablation, accumulation, and equilibrium-line altitude ...


70. IPY/ASEP - Collaborative International Research: Amundsen Sea Influence on West Antarctic Ice Sheet Stability and Sea Level Rise. [NSF-ANT06-32282]
The Office of Polar Programs, Antarctic Science Division, Ocean Climate Systems Program has made this award to support a multidisciplinary effort to study the upwelling of relatively warm deep water ...


71. IPY: Collaborative Proposal: Constraining the Mass-Balance Deficit of the Amundsen Coast's Glaciers [Gogineni_0631994]
This award supports a project to gather data to better understand the mass balance of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, in the Pine Island and Thwaites region, through the combination of radar altimetry ...


72. IPY: Investigation of Antarctic Ice Sheet Mass Balance From Satellite Gravity Measurements [chen_0632195]
This award supports a project to assess Antarctic ice sheet mass balance at both continental and regional spatial scales, using high-accuracy satellite gravity measurements from the NASA Gravity Recovery ...


73. IPY: Stability of Larsen C Ice Shelf in a Warming Climate [steffen_0732946]
Our ground penetrating radar surveys focused on key structural features of the ice shelf, including basal crevasses, marine ice and rifts. Here we present our published work on basal crevasses. ...


74. Ice Dynamics and Surface Glaciology along US ITASE Traverse Routes in East Antarctica [hamilton_0440792]
This award supports a series of field measurements that will improve our understanding of the East Antarctic ice sheet. The objectives of this project are to take advantage of the overland traverse ...


75. Ice Velocities Around the 2000 Meter Traverse in Greenland [NSIDC-0615]
This data set contains traverse measurements used to infer the mass balance of central parts of the ice sheet upslope from the traverse, and results from this work have been published in Thomas et ...


76. Ice thickness, mass balance and dynamics of the ice sheet east of Davis, and of the Lambert Glacier [ASAC_2085]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2085 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Over the past 20 years, Australian glaciologists have ...


77. Investigating Iceberg Evolution During Drift and Break-Up: A Proxy for Climate-Related Changes in Antarctic Ice Shelves [scambos_0540915]
Drifting tabular icebergs in the Southern Ocean just east of the Antarctic Peninsula undergo a rapid "climate change" as they move into warmer air and ocean temperatures. Using a combination of satellite ...


78. Investigation of the process of debris entrainment and till deposition of the Taylor Glacier [K042_1976_1977_NZ_1]
Investigations into the processes of debris entrainment and the formation of a debris layer within glacial ice was conducted. The glacial ice velocity at various points on the Taylor Glacier was conducted ...


79. Juneau Icefield Glacier Mass Balance [juneau_icefield_glacier_mass_balance]
The data set contains mass balance, equilibrium line altitude and transient snowline altitudes on glaciers of the Juneau Icefield. The majority of the data is for the Taku Glacier and Lemon Creek ...


80. LMCELMD4 and LMCELMD5 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_LMCELMD4]   PARENT METADATA
LMCELMD4: The LMD model derives from an earlier version developed for climate studies (cf. Sadourny and Laval 1984) . Subsequent modifications principally include changes in the representation of ...


81. Lambert Glacier Basin Traverse 1989/90 summer season survey report [Survey_1989_90_Lambert]
Report by survey staff on the Lambert Glacier Basin Traverse in summer of 1989/90. Includes original photographic prints. The Lambert Glacier Basin Traverse was one of the projects included in the ...


82. Land and sea ice sructure west and south of Ross Island measured by ground penetrating radar, UAV, and helicopter EM bird [K053_2009_2010_NZ_1]   CHILD METADATA
This data set decribes surface and volume properties of snow and ice to validate radar satellite measurements. Ground penetrating radar (GPR) at 500 and 1000GHz provides information on snow layers ...


83. MRI2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_MRI2]   PARENT METADATA
The MRI model is derived from an earlier version of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) model (cf. Arakawa and Mintz 1974 and Arakawa and Lamb 1977 ). Subsequent modifications include ...


84. MSU Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_MSU]   PARENT METADATA
The MSU model was developed in 1989 for climate applications. The latest version of this model is significantly differ from the first version: a) it is used the simulation with seasonal resolution, ...


85. Mass Balance and Accumulation Rate Along US ITASE Routes [Hamilton_0196441]
ICE DYNAMICS AND SURFACE GLACIOLOGY ALONG US ITASE TRAVERSE ROUTES IN EAST ANTARCTICA Antarctica is a key component of the Earth system. The ice sheet and its fringing ice ...


86. Mass Balance of the Collins Ice Cap on King George Island in West Antarctica [PRIC_GLACIO_MASSBAL]
Mass balance observations were carried out during the 1991/1992 Chinese Antarctica Expedition, when 64 stakes and 15 snow pits were established on Little Dome. Nine sets of simultaneous ...


87. Mass balance of the Totten basin in East Antarctica: Estimation and calibration from ground, air and space-based observations (TOT-Cal) [AAS_3121]
Linked to this record are a report providing further details about the project, as well as the data from the project. Public Summary Regions of Antarctica are undergoing significant change in response ...


88. Mass-Balance Estimates by Comparing Ice Discharge Across the 2000 m Traverse [NSIDC-0618]
Ice-sheet mass balance can be inferred from comparison between total net accumulation and total ice discharge, and this data set contains results from such a comparison for higher-elevation parts ...


89. McMurdo Dry Valleys Long-Term Ecological Research (MCM LTER) Core Glacier Mass Balance Data, Antarctica [NSIDC-0421]
As part of the Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) project in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, a systematic sampling program has been undertaken to monitor mass balance of the Taylor Valley ...


90. Measurement of ice velocity and mass balance at Hurd Glacier [CNDAESPGEORADAR02ANT990963BAS16]
In English: This dataset contains information on the project DYNAMICS OF HURD GLACIER, which is aimed at the measurement of the mass balance (accumulation and ablation) in ...


91. Measurements of the effects of debris on the mechanical behaviour (deformation and motion) of ice of the Taylor Glacier, Taylor Valley, Antarctica [K053_1992_2000_NZ_1]
Debris-rich ice is a commonly observed basal ice facies found at the base of many temperate and polar glaciers and at the base of cores through major ice sheets. The effects of the presence of debris ...


92. Millennially averaged accumulation rates for the Lake Vostok region inferred from deep internal layers [Vostok_accum]
The depths of radar-detected internal layers can be used to infer the spatial variability of accumulation rates. Here we infer accumulation rates from three radar layers (26, 35 and 41ka old) in the ...


93. Model Development and Study of the Importance of Ice-Shelf Drag on Inland Ice: Pine Island Glacier thinning [alley_NSF0126187]
A 2 year modeling effort to study the dynamics of Pine Island Glacier (PIG). The discharge from the PIG constitutes the largest mass loss from any single West Antarctic ice stream. Satellite ...


94. NASA Earth Science Decadal Survey Studies [Planning Stage] [NASA_Decadal_Survey_Place_Holder]
[Source: NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Earth Sciences, http://science.nasa.gov/earth-science/decadal-surveys/ ] NASA relies on the science community to ...


95. NASA/GISS Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_GISS]   PARENT METADATA
The GISS model used for the PMIP experiment is a modified version of Model II that is described by Hansen et al. (1983) . The current model (described by Hansen et al., 1997) differs from this predecessor ...


96. Norwegian-United States IPY Scientific Traverse: Climate Variability and Glaciology in East Antarctica [scambos_0538103]
This award supports a project of scientific investigations along two overland traverses in East Antarctica: one going from the Norwegian Troll Station (72deg. S, 2deg. E) to the United States South ...


97. Numerical modeling of glacier thermo-mechanical processes [CNDA-ESP_REN2002-03199]
In English: Mass balance data (accumulation-ablation) on a net of about 50 stakes (poles) covering Johnsons-Hurd glaciers, Hurd Peninsula, Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, for ...


98. Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) Model Runs [PMIP]   CHILD METADATA
The Paleoclimate Modeling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) was initiated in order to coordinate and encourage the systematic study of atmospheric general circulation models (AGCMs) and to assess their ...


99. Remote Observations of Ice Sheet Surface Temperature: Toward Multi-Proxy Reconstruction of Antarctic Climate Variability [Ant_T_Recon]
This project will develop spatially extended and statistically reliable estimates of Antarctic surface temperature variations over the past several centuries, using a multi-proxy calibration/verification ...


100. Report on Field Work Carried Out In Northern Prince Charles Mountains (NPCM), 1988/89 [npcm_report_1988]
The Glaciology program for 1988/89 consisted of studies of the dynamics and mass flux of the Lambert Glacier in the vicinity of the grounding line between the Lambert and Amery Ice Shelf, and of the ...


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