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1. A 30-Year Record of Surface Mass Balance (1966-95) and Motion and Surface Altitude (1975-95) at Wolverine Glacier, Alaska [USGS_OFR_2004_1069]
Scientific measurements at Wolverine Glacier, on the Kenai Peninsula in south-central Alaska, began in April 1966. At three long-term sites in the research basin, the measurements included snow depth, ...


2. Airborne Geophysical Data acquired and reduced by The University of Texas Institute for Geophysics, 2000-2001. [SOAR2_UTIG]
This dataset consists of airborne geophysical data collected during 2000/01 by researchers at The University of Texas Institute for Geophysics. Meaurements were made using a laser altimeter, ...


3. Antarctic 5-km Digital Elevation Model from ERS-1 Altimetry [NSIDC-0076]
This data set provides a digital elevation model (DEM) for Antarctica to 81.5 degrees south latitude, at a resolution of 5 km. Approximately twenty million data points were used to generate this data ...


4. Antarctic Peninsula 100 m Digital Elevation Model Derived from ASTER GDEM [NSIDC-0516]
This data set provides a 100 meter resolution surface topography Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of the Antarctic Peninsula. The DEM is based on Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer ...


5. BMRC/BMRC2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_BMRC]   PARENT METADATA
The BMRC model is a descendant of a spectral general circulation model first developed in the 1970s (cf. Bourke et al. 1977 , and McAvaney et al. 1978 ). This version is more recent than that used ...


6. Barometric Leveling Results, Pioneerskaya to Dome C [baro-levelling-to-domec]
Record of barometric leveling measurements taken during the traverse from Pioneerskaya to Dome C (year currently unknown). These documents have been archived in the records store at the Australian ...


7. CCC2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CCC2]   PARENT METADATA
The CCC model is the second-generation version of a model first developed in the early 1980s for climate applications. The model is identical to the latest AMIP model exept for different initial ...


8. CCM1 and CCM3 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CCM13]   PARENT METADATA
CCM3: The Atmospheric model is the fourth generation NCAR Community Climate Model (version 3: CCM3). The CCM3 is an evolution of the CCM2 as described by Hack and al (1993,1994) and CCM2 is the historical ...


9. CCSR1 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CCSR1]   PARENT METADATA
Model CCSR/NIES AGCM (T21 L20) 1995 is based on a simple global atmospheric model first developed at the University of Tokyo (cf. Numaguti 1993), and further refined as a collaboration between CCSR ...


10. CLIMBER2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CLIMBER2]   PARENT METADATA
CLIMBER-2, is a model developed by the CLIMate and BiosphERe groupe-Climate System Department at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK). For the PMIP, CLIMBER-2 consists of runs ...


11. CNMR-2 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CNRM2]   PARENT METADATA
The model is a version (Cycle 14) of the ARPEGE climate model, which is designed for use by the French climate community. (ARPEGE is the acronym for Action de Recherche Petite Echelle Grande Echelle: ...


12. CSIRO Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_CSIRO]   PARENT METADATA
The CSIRO model is derived from earlier two-level and four-level spectral models based on the primitive equations expressed in conservative flux form (cf. Gordon 1981, 1993 ). For the PMIP, CSIRO ...


13. Data Report on 1981 Traverses From Casey For IAGP [iagp_casey_traverse_results]
The Casey Traverse Program was Australia's major contribution to the International Antarctic Glaciological Project, aimed at determining the galciological regime and processes, and deducting some ...


14. Detailed Notes on Accumulation/Movement Markers, Mirny-Dome C [accumulation-movement-markers-mirny-domec]
Detailed notes about each of the markers used for movement (and accumulation) measurements along the Mirny-Dome C traverse line. Includes processing notes from the JMR position analysis. These documents ...


15. Digital SAR Mosaic and Elevation Map of the Greenland Ice Sheet [NSIDC-0052]
The Digital SAR Mosaic and Elevation Map of the Greenland Ice Sheet CD-ROM combines the most detailed synthetic aperture radar (SAR) image mosaic available with the best current digital elevation ...


16. Dynamics of Ice Streams: A Physical Statistical Approach [Cressie_0229292]
Ice streams are believed to play a major role in determining the response of their parent ice sheet to climate change, and in determining global sea level by serving as regulators ...


17. ECHAM3 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_ECHAM3]   PARENT METADATA
This is the third in a series of models developed at MPI that derive from an earlier version (cycle 17) of the operational forecast model of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts ...


18. Elevation Change of the Southern Greenland Ice Sheet from 1978-88 [NSIDC-0223]
Southern Greenland ice sheet elevation change estimates are derived from SEASAT and GEOSAT radar altimetry data from 1978 to 1988. Data are confined to 61-72 deg N, 30-50 deg W, above 1700 m elevation. ...


19. 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 ...


20. 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 ...


21. GEOSAT Radar Altimeter DEM Atlas of Antarctica North of 72.1 degrees South [NSIDC-0075]
The Antarctic atlas consists of 28 digital elevation maps which cover all of Antarctica north of 72.1 degrees south at a resolution of three kilometers. Each map contains surface elevations and coordinates ...


22. 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 ...


23. GLAS/ICESat 1 km Laser Altimetry Digital Elevation Model of Greenland [NSIDC-0305]
The Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) instrument on the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite (ICESat) provides global measurements of elevation, and repeats measurements along nearly-identical ...


24. GLAS/ICESat 500 m Laser Altimetry Digital Elevation Model of Antarctica [NSIDC-0304]
The Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) instrument on the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite (ICESat) provides global measurements of elevation, and repeats measurements along nearly-identical ...


25. Greenland 5 km DEM, Ice Thickness, and Bedrock Elevation Grids [NSIDC-0092]
A Digital Elevation Model (DEM), ice thickness grid, and bedrock elevation grid of Greenland acquired as part of the PARCA program are available in ASCII text format at a 5 km grid spacing in a polar ...


26. Ice Motion and Topography Near Margin Areas of Kamb Ice Stream, Antarctica [NSIDC-0141]
This data set includes ice motion and topography measurements that were taken by measuring movement and altitude of poles set in the West Antarctic Ice Shelf. The data was acquired by Global Positioning ...


27. Ice Thickness and Surface Elevation, Southeastern Ross Embayment, West Antarctica [NSIDC-0099]
Ice surface elevation and ice thickness data are available for a portion of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. The investigators utilized a laser altimeter and ice-penetrating radar mounted to a Twin ...


28. Ice-Penetrating Radar Data Across Siple Coast Grounding Lines [NSIDC-0474]
These data consist of ice-penetrating radar data collected on the ground across the grounding line near Siple Dome during the 2006 and 2007 Antarctic summer field seasons. Primarily, the data consist ...


29. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Scientific Assessments [IPCC]
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was organized in 1988 by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP). Four series of reports ...


30. 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 ...


31. 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 ...


32. 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, ...


33. Mass balance measurements and glacier monitoring of glaciers in the Dry Valleys [K161_1969_1991_NZ_4]   PARENT METADATA
Glaciers of the Dry Valleys occur where snow accumulation gains exceed sublimation and other losses. Monitoring of the mass balance of glaciers in the Dry Valleys was conducted from the 1969/70 summer ...


34. 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 ...


35. 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 ...


36. Program for Arctic Regional Climate Assessment (PARCA) Data Sets [NSIDC-0095]
PARCA began in 1993 with the primary goal of measuring and understanding the mass balance of the Greenland Ice Sheet. Approximately 25 investigations used in situ measurements and satellite and aircraft ...


37. Radarsat Antarctic Mapping Project Digital Elevation Model [NSIDC-0082]
The high-resolution Radarsat Antarctic Mapping Project (RAMP) Digital Elevation Model (DEM) combines topographic data from a variety of sources to provide consistent coverage of all of Antarctica.


38. Roosevelt Island Bedrock and Surface Elevations [NSIDC-0140]
This data set consists of bedrock and surface elevation readings taken by ground penetrating radar and Global Positioning System (GPS) on Roosevelt Island, an ice dome within the Ross Ice Shelf. Locations ...


39. Seasat and GEOSAT Altimetry for the Antarctic and Greenland Ice Sheets [NSIDC-0053]

Note: This data set is now on FTP so references to CD-ROM are historic and no longer applicable.

The Ice Altimetry System (IAS) data seet contains surface elevations ...


40. Siple Dome Glaciology and Ice Stream History 1994, 1996 [NSIDC-0085]
The Siple Dome Glaciology and Ice Stream History project was part of Western Divide West Antarctic Ice Cores (WAISCORES), an NSF-funded project to understand the influence of the West Antarctic ice ...


41. Surface Elevation and Ice Thickness, Western Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica [NSIDC-0119]
This data set provides surface elevation and ice thickness data for a portion of the Marie Byrd Land sector of West Antarctica, including the Ford Ranges, the Sulzberger Ice Shelf, much of the Edward ...


42. Survey Work on Law Dome, 1987 [lawdome_survey_1987]
Notes and results from detailed survey work carried out on Law Dome in 1987, levelling and locating a grid of markers across the dome. Includes copies of original notes, and derived results. Physical ...


43. UGAMP Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_UGAMP]   PARENT METADATA
The UGAMP model is based on the ECMWF (cycle 27) model (cf. Tiedtke et al. 1988 and Simmons et al. 1989 ), but with modifications principally in the treatment of radiation, convection, surface fluxes, ...


44. UIUC11 Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_UIUC11]   PARENT METADATA
The 11-layer tropospheric/lower-stratospheric GCM is a descendent of the 2-layer atmospheric GCM developed in the late 1960's and early 1970's by Arakawa and Mintz at UCLA , and subsequently developed ...


45. UKMO Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_UKMO]   PARENT METADATA
The UKMO HADAM2 model part of the line of Unified Models (UM) intended to provide a common framework for forecasting and climate applications (cf. Cullen 1993 ). The dynamical formulations are those ...


46. US International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition 400 MHz Subsurface Radar Profiles [NSIDC-0254]
This data set includes subsurface radar profiles that were recorded between core sites during the November-December seasons for 1999-2002. Data were collected using an ice-penetrating radar to survey ...


47. YONU Model Runs for Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP) [PMIP_YONU]   PARENT METADATA
The model extends the vertical domain and resolution of the AMIP baseline model YONU Tr5.1 (4x5 L5) 1994 by the inclusion of 2 more vertical levels. The method of obtaining surface values of air temperature ...


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