NC-NCP: Natural Complexity Project
Entry ID: GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00511

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Summary
Abstract: COMPLEXITY will apply new mathematical methods to data sets drawn from across the GSAC programme to reveal previously hidden underlying patterns and laws, and to develop new mathematical models to explain them. This is known as the field of complexity science. Combined with results from other BAS scientific programmes this work will help assess the likelihood of extreme environmental changes.

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Purpose: Objectives include:
* Identify, measure and explain aspects of complexity in four main components of the Earth system: the atmosphere, biosphere, cryosphere, and magnetosphere
* Use ideas and methods from complexity science to offer new insights into environmental problems under investigation in selected BAS science programmes
Access Constraints This data is governed by the NERC Data Policy - http://www.nerc.ac.uk/research/sites/data/policy.asp
Use Constraints This data is governed by the NERC Data Policy - http://www.nerc.ac.uk/research/sites/data/policy.asp
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Antarctic Environmental Data Centre, British Antarctic Survey, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarctica.ac.uk/
Dataset ID: GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00511 > NC-NCP: Natural Complexity Project

Data Center Personnel
Name: HELEN CAMPBELL
Contact Address:
Polar Data Centre
British Antarctic Survey
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 44 (0) 1223 221312
Email: aedc at bas.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Antarctic Survey
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-03-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-03-22
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