Surface Roughness Measurements on the Western Greenland Ice Sheet
Jezek, Kenneth C. (2007-10-12)
This report summarizes in situ observations of snow surface roughness in relatively benign regions of the western Greenland Ice Sheet. The data were collected in June and August, 1991, June 1992, June 1993 and June 1995. ...
Determination of Absolute Gravity at BPRC/US Polar Rock Repository
Bhattacharya, Indrajit; Wuite, Jan; Jezek, Kenneth C. (2006-11-22)
We determined absolute gravity at a base station located in the north-east corner of the U.S. Polar Rock Repository based on two field surveys conducted in summer 2005. We used a CG-5 Scintrex Autograv System for our ...
The RADARSAT-1 Antarctic Mapping Project
Jezek, Kenneth C. (2008-08-12)
This report summarizes the motivation, processing procedures and products that were part of the RADARSAT-1 Antarctic Mapping Project (RAMP). RAMP was a collaboration between NASA and the Canadian Space Agency to map ...
Transantarctic Mountains TRANsition Zone (TAM TRANZ Project): Multidisciplinary Research in the Central and Southern Transantarctic Mountains
Lyons, W. Berry; Elliot, David H.; Everett, Lynn R. (2007)
Scientific Opportunities for a Long-Range Aircraft for Research in Antarctica LARA
A workshop sponsored by the National Science Foundation's Office of Polar Programs was held in Virginia in September 2004 to explore scientific opportunities for multidisciplinary research aircraft used in Antarctic research. ...
Scientific Motivation for the Ross Island Meteorology Experiment (RIME)
This report is a product of the Ross Island Meteorology Experiment (RIME) Science and Planning Workshop held at the Byrd Polar Research Center on September 11-13, 2001. Given the unique and important role of Antarctica in ...
A First Look at NGRIP Surface Climatology (1997-2001) Using Automatic Weather Station Data
Box, Jason E. (2002)
Greenland ice sheet automatic weather station (AWS) data provide high temporal resolution climate information for NGRIP (75.09980° N, 42.3326° W. 2918 m), where a tremendously long ice core climate record is becoming ...
An Efficient Algorithm for the Synthesis of Laser Altimetry Waveforms
Filin, Sagi; Csatho, Beata (2000)
Airborne and spaceborne laser ranging is an emerging technology for capturing data on physical surfaces. An ever increasing number of applications takes advantage of the dense sampling, the high accuracy, and the direct ...