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Field measurements

Ice microstructure

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Studies of microstructural features and brine drainage networks in first-year sea ice

L. S. Shapiro, H. Eicken, K. Frey

Geophysical Institute
University of Alaska
Fairbanks, AK

D. M. Cole

Cold Regions Research & Engineering Laboratory
Hanover, NH & Ft. Wainwright, AK


This web page presents first, preliminary results and images of work carried out as part of a project supported by NSF's Arctic Natural Science Program. For further details feel free to contact the PIs associated with this project.



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This work is supported through NSF Grant OPP-9872573. Logistical support by the Barrow Arctic Science Consortium (BASC), in particular by Dave Ramey, is gratefully acknowledged.

Last update: October 14, 2000

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