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Seafloor shapes of the floating portion of Totten Glacier and Moscow University Ice Shelf, East Antarctica

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Greenbaum, J and Roberts, Jason and Soderlund, K and Young, D and Richter, T and Warner, RC and Young, NW and van Ommen, TD and Siegert, M and Blankenship, D, Seafloor shapes of the floating portion of Totten Glacier and Moscow University Ice Shelf, East Antarctica, Book of Abstracts - 26th International Forum for Research into Ice Shelf Processes - FRISP, 12 June 2012, Sweden, pp. 16-17. (2012) [Conference Extract]


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New aerogeophysical data were acquired over coastal targets in East Antarctica during the 2011/2012 season of the international collaborative ICECAP project, as part of NASA’s Operation Ice Bridge. Data types include multi-frequency ice sounding radar, spot and scanning laser altimetry, magnetic, and dual-instrument airborne gravimetry. The Totten Glacier and nearby Moscow University Ice Shelf were prime targets, resulting in 5 km x 5 km and 10 km x 10 km coverage, respectively, when combined with data acquired during the 2010/2011 field season.

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Item Type:Conference Extract
Keywords:Seafloor, Totten Glacier, Antarctica
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Oceanography
Research Field:Physical Oceanography
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Climate and Climate Change
Objective Field:Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Author:Roberts, Jason (Dr Jason Roberts)
Author:Warner, RC (Dr Roland Warner)
Author:Young, NW (Mr Neal Young)
Author:van Ommen, TD (Dr Tas van Ommen)
ID Code:84492
Year Published:2012
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2013-05-15
Last Modified:2013-06-27
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