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[Antarctica and Southern Ocean] Sea ice extent, concentration, and seasonality [in 'State of the Climate in 2018']


Reid, P and Stammerjohn, S and Massom, RA and Barreira, S and Scambos, T and Lieser, JL, [Antarctica and Southern Ocean] Sea ice extent, concentration, and seasonality [in 'State of the Climate in 2018'], Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 100, (9) pp. S178-S181. ISSN 0003-0007 (2019) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1175/2019BAMSStateoftheClimate.1


Antarctic sea ice plays a pivotal role in the global climate system. Forming a highly-dynamic reflective and insulative blanket that varies seasonally from ~3 to ~20 × 106 km2, sea ice and its snow cover strongly modify ocean–atmosphere fluxes and interaction processes (Bourassa et al. 2013).

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:sea-ice extent, sea-ice concentration, sea-ice seasonality
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Physical geography and environmental geoscience
Research Field:Glaciology
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Objective Field:Antarctic and Southern Ocean oceanic processes
UTAS Author:Reid, P (Dr Phillip Reid)
UTAS Author:Massom, RA (Dr Robert Massom)
UTAS Author:Lieser, JL (Dr Jan Lieser)
ID Code:134493
Year Published:2019
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2019-08-15
Last Modified:2020-01-29

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