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Accession Number ADA572167
Title Optimizing Observations of Sea Ice Thickness and Snow Depth in the Arctic.
Publication Date Sep 2012
Media Count 8p
Personal Author S. L. Farrell
Abstract This work is motivated by the desire to improve the quality of airborne and satellite-based measurements of sea ice thickness and snow depth in the Arctic; to achieve a resolution that is adequate for monitoring decadal variability and to minimize the degree of uncertainty in predictive models.
Keywords Alaska
Arctic ocean
Arctic regions
Beaufort sea
Data acquisition
Periodic variations
Sea ice

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 48H - Snow, Ice, & Permafrost
47C - Physical & Chemical Oceanography
Corporate Author Maryland Univ., College Park. Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Ctr.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1316
Contract Number N00014-12-1-0512

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