Accession Number ADA572186
Title Optimizing Observations of Sea Ice Thickness and Snow Depth in the Arctic.
Publication Date Sep 2012
Media Count 7p
Personal Author J. A. Richter-Menge
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 Arctic ocean
Arctic regions
Data acquisition
Depth
Monitoring
Periodic variations
Sea ice
Snow
Thickness


 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 48H - Snow, Ice, & Permafrost
47C - Physical & Chemical Oceanography
Corporate Author Engineering Research and Development Center, Hanover, NH. Cold Regions Research and Engineering Lab.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1316
Contract Number MIPR-N0001412MP20150

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