The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation announced a $3.7 million grant to Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory to support research that couples state-of-the-art geophysical observations from unmanned aerial systems with a community-engaged research approach to bridge scientific and indigenous understanding of sea ice change in the Alaskan Arctic.
atmosphere-ocean-sea ice interaction
|Name||Title||Fields of interest|
|Xiaojun Yuan||Lamont Research Professor||My primary research interest is in the Antarcitc atmosphere, ocean and sea ice/glacial ice fields.|
December 09, 2016
June 27, 2016
Antarctic sea ice is constantly on the move as powerful winds blow it away from the coast and out toward the open ocean. A new study shows how that ice migration may be more important for the global ocean circulation than anyone realized.