Documents in the NTIS Technical Reports collection are the results of federally funded research. They are directly submitted to or collected by NTIS from Federal agencies for permanent accessibility to industry, academia and the public.  Before purchasing from NTIS, you may want to check for free access from (1) the issuing organization's website; (2) the U.S. Government Printing Office's Federal Digital System website; (3) the federal government Internet portal; or (4) a web search conducted using a commercial search engine such as
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
Periodic variations
Sea ice

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

Science and Technology Highlights

See a sampling of the latest scientific, technical and engineering information from NTIS in the NTIS Technical Reports Newsletter

Acrobat Reader Mobile    Acrobat Reader