2003-2004 USAP Field Season

Principal Investigators

 
PI Last NamePI First NameNSF/OPP Award #Project TitleEvent #
AinleyDavid01-25608Geographic structure of Adelie penguin populations: Demography of population expansion B-031-M
AmslerCharles01-25181The chemical ecology of shallow-water marine macroalgae and invertebrates on the Antarctic Peninsula B-022-L/P
AnandakrishnanSridhar02-29629Tidal modulation of ice stream flow I-205-M
ArmstrongJennifer.Ice Through the Ages: A nonfiction young adult book W-219-M/S
AshworthAllan02-30696Terrestrial paleoecology and sedimentary environment of the Meyer Desert Formation, Beardmore Glacier, Transantarctic Mountains G-294-M
AverySusanATM 00-00957Dynamics of the antarctic mesosphere-lower-thermosphere (MLT) region using ground-based radar and TIMED instrumentation A-284-S
BabcockLoren02-29757Paleobiology and taphonomy of exceptionally preserved fossils from Jurassic Lacustrine deposits, Beardmore Glacier area and southern Victoria Land, Antarctica G-297-M
BaskinYvonne.Soil biodiversity book W-220-M
BieberJohn00-00315Spaceship Earth: Probing the solar wind with cosmic rays A-120-M/S
BinnsWalterNSF/NASA agreementTrans-Iron Galactic Element Recorder (TIGER) / ANITA-lite A-149-M
BlakeDaniel99-08856Global climate change and the evolutionary ecology of antarctic mollusks in the Late Eocene G-065-E
BlanchetteRobert02-29570Investigations on deterioration in the historic huts of Antarctica B-038-E/M
BledsoeLucy.Palmer Station children's novel W-218-P
BowserSamuel02-16043Remotely operable micro-environmental observatory for antarctic marine biology research B-015-M
ButlerRhettEAR 00-04370IRIS - Global Seismograph Station at South Pole G-090-P/S
CaldwellDouglas01-26313A search for extrasolar planets from the South Pole A-103-S
CarlstromJohn00-94541Degree Angular Scale Interferometer (DASI) A-373-S
CarlstromJohn01-30612South Pole observations to test cosmological models A-379-S
CaseJudd00-03844Evolution and biogeography of Late Cretaceous vertebrates from the James Ross Basin, Antarctic Peninsula G-061-E
ChereskinTeresa98-16226Shipboard acoustic Doppler current profiling aboard the research vessel Laurence M. Gould O-317-L
CokinosChristopher.The fallen sky: Eccentrics and scientists in pursuit of shooting stars W-223-M
ConnellLaurie01-25611Yeasts in the antarctic Dry Valleys: Biological role, distribution, and evolution B-019-M
ConradLawrence (Larry).Field guide to antarctic features: McMurdo Sound region W-224-M
ConwayHoward00-87345Western divide WAISCORES site selection I-209-M
ConwayHoward00-87144Glacial history of Ridge AB I-210-M
CuffeyKurt01-25579Dynamics and climatic response of the Taylor Glacier system. I-161-M
DalzielIan00-03619A GPS network to determine crustal motions in the bedrock of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) G-087-M
DayThomas02-30579Response of terrestrial ecosystems along the Antarctic Peninsula to a changing climate B-003-P
DeVriesArthur02-31006Antifreeze proteins in antarctic fishes: Integrated studies of freezing environments and organismal freezing avoidance, protein structure-function and mechanism, genes, and evolution B-005-M
DeshlerTerry02-30424Measurements addressing quantitative ozone loss, polar stratospheric cloud nucleation, and large polar stratospheric particles during austral winter and spring A-131-M
DetrichWilliam01-32032ICEFISH 2003: International collaborative expedition to collect and study fish indigenous to sub-antarctic habitats B-039-N
DiTullioGiacomo02-30513Iron and light effects on Phaeocystis antarctica isolates from the Ross Sea B-272-M
DoranPeter98-10219McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert B-426-M
DucklowHugh02-17282Palmer Long Term Ecological Research Project (LTER): Climate, ecological migration, and teleconnections in an ice-dominated environment B-045-L/P
DyeTimothy01-25893Culture and health in Antarctica B-027-M
EickenHajo01-26007Measurements and improved parameterizations of the thermal conductivity and heat flow through first-year sea ice O-253-M
EiseleFred02-30246Antarctic Troposphere Chemistry Investigation (ANTCI) O-176-M/S
EjiriMasakiU.S./Japan agreementAll-Sky imager at South Pole A-117-S
EmslieSteven01-25098Occupation history and diet of Adélie penguins in the Ross Sea region B-034-M
EngebretsonMark02-33169Conjugate studies of ultra-low-frequency (ULF) waves and magnetospheric dynamics using ground-based induction magnetometers at four high-latitude manned sites A-102-M/S
FiringEric98-16226Shipboard acoustic Doppler current profiling aboard the research vessel Nathaniel B. Palmer O-315-N
FountainAndrew98-10219McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert B-425-M
FraserWilliam02-17282Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Climate, ecological migration, and teleconnections in an ice-dominated environment B-013-L/P
FraserWilliam01-30525Monitoring the human impact and environmental variability on Adelie Penguins at Palmer Station B-198-P
Fraser-SmithAntony01-38126The Operation of an ELF/VLF Radiometer at Arrival Heights, Antarctica A-100-M
FrazerThomas03-36469 SGERComplex pelagic interactions in the Southern Ocean: Deciphering the antarctic paradox B-212-E
GaisserThomas99-80801South Pole Air Shower Experiment - SPASE 2 A-109-S
GargettAnn01-25818Interactive effects of UV and Vertical mixing on phytoplankton and bacterioplankton in the Ross Sea B-208-N
GarrottRobert02-25110Patterns and processes: Dynamics of the Erebus Bay Weddell seal population B-009-M
GastRebecca01-25833Comparative and quantitative studies of protistan molecular ecology and physiology in coastal antarctic waters B-207-N
GoesJoaquim01-26150Ultraviolet-radiation-induced changes in the patterns of production and composition of biochemical compounds antarctic marine phytoplankton B-206-N
GoodgeJohn02-30280Geophysical mapping of the east antarctic shield adjacent to the Transantarctic Mountains G-291-M
GordonArnold01-25172ANSLOPE: Cross slope exchanges at the antarctic slope front O-215-N
GrewEdward02-28842Boron in antarctic granulite-facies rocks: Under what conditions is boron retained in the middle crust? G-067-E
HallBrenda01-24014Millennial-scale fluctuations of Dry Valleys lakes: A test of Implications for regional climate variability and the interhemispheric (a)synchrony of climate change I-196-M
HalzenFrancis02-36449, 03-31873IceCube A-333-S
HamiltonGordon02-29245Glaciology of blue ice areas in Antarctica I-178-M
HammerWilliam02-29698Vertebrate Paleontology of the Triassic to Jurassic sedimentary sequence in the Beardmore Glacier area of Antarctica G-298-M
HansenAnthonyDBI 01-19793Solar/wind powered instrumentation module development for polar environmental research O-314-M
HarveyRalph99-80452The Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET) G-058-M
HernandezGonzalo02-29251Austral high-latitude atmospheric dynamics A-110-M/S
HildebrandJohn99-10007Mysticete whale acoustic census in the GLOBEC west antarctic project area B-239-L
HofmannDaveNOAA/NSF agreementSouth Pole monitoring for climatic change: U.S. Department of Commerce NOAA Climate Monitoring and Diagnostic Laboratory O-257-S
HofmannDavidNOAA/NSF agreementCollection of atmospheric air for the NOAA/CMDL worldwide flask sampling network O-264-P
HolzapfelWilliam02-32009High-resolution obervations of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) with ACBAR A-378-S
HuntGeorge0234570 SGERFood web structure across a large-scale ocean productivity gradient: Top predator assemblages in the southern Indian Ocean B-025-E
InanUmran00-93381A very-low-frequency (VLF) beacon transmitter at South Pole (2001-2004) A-108-S
InanUmran02-33955Global thunderstorm activity and its effects on the radiation belts and the lower ionosphere A-306-P
JeffreyWade01-27022POTATOE: Production Observations Through Another Translatitudinal Oceanic Expedition: Alaska to Antarctica; the Mother Of All Transects (MOAT) B-200-N
JohnsBjornEAR 99-03413University NAVSTAR Consortium (UNAVCO) GPS survey support G-295-M
KeelingRalphATM 00-00923A study of atmospheric oxygen variability in relation to annual to decadal variations in terrestrial and marine ecosystems O-204-P/S
KemeraitRobertNSF/OPP-DoD MOADry Valley seismic project G-078-M
Kennicutt, IIMahlonSGERSpatial and temporal scales of human disturbance B-518-M
KieberDavid02-30499Impact of solar radiation and nutrients on biogeochemical cycling of DMSP and DMS in the Ross Sea B-266-N
KieneRonald02-30497Impact of solar radiation and nutrients on biogeochemical cycling of DMSP and DMS in the Ross Sea, Antarctica B-002-N
KimStacy01-26319Community dynamics in a polar ecosystem: Benthic recovery from organic enrichment in the Antarctic B-010-M
KreutzKarl02-28052Dry Valleys Late Holocene climate variability I-191-M
KvitekRikk02-29991Victoria Land latitudinal gradient project: Benthic marine habitat characterization B-320-E
KylePhilip02-29305Mount Erebus Volcano Observatory and Laboratory (MEVOL) G-081-M
LaBelleJames00-90545A versatile electromagnetic waveform receiver for South Pole Station A-128-S
LangeAndrew02-30438Background Imaging of Cosmic Extragalactic Polarization (BICEP): An experimental probe of inflation A-033-S
LarsonEdward.History of science in Antarctica W-221-M
LessardMarc01-32576Measurement and analysis of extremely-low-frequency (ELF) waves at South Pole Station A-136-S
LuyendykBruce00-88143Antarctic cretaceous-Cenozoic climate, glaciation, and tectonics: Site surveys for drilling from the edge of the Ross Ice Shelf G-152-N
LyonsW. Berry02-29836Soil biodiversity and response to climate change: A regional comparison of Cape Hallett and Taylor Valley B-259-M
LyonsW. Berry98-10219McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert B-420-M
MacAyealDouglas02-29546Collaborative research of Earth's largest icebergs I-190-M
MarshAdam02-38281Genomic networks for cold-adaptation in embryos of polar marine invertebrates B-029-M
MartinsonDouglas02-17282Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Climate, ecological migration, and teleconnections in an ice-dominated environment B-021-L
MayewskiPaul02-29573A science management office for the United States component of the International Trans Antarctic Scientific Expedition (ITASE) -- South Pole to Northern Victoria Land I-153-M
McKnightDiane98-10219McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert B-421-M
MeasuresChristopher0230445Plankton community structure and iron distribution in the southern Drake Passage B-225-L
MendeStephen02-30428Dayside auroral imaging at South Pole A-104-S
MillerMolly01-26146Late Paleozoic-Mesozoic fauna, environment, climate, and basinal history: Beardmore Glacier area, Tranantarctic Mountains G-094-M
MitchellB. Greg02-30445Plankton community structure and iron distribution in the southern Drake Passage B-228-L
MorseRobert99-80474Antarctic Muon And Neutrino Detector Array (AMANDA) A-130-S
MullinsJerry02-33246Geodesy and geospatial program G-052-M/P/S
MurcrayFrank02-30370Infrared measurements of atmospheric composition over Antarctica A-255-M/S
MüllerDietrichNSF/NASA agreementTracer-Lite II: Transition Radiation Array for Cosmic Energetic Radiation, a balloon borne instrument A-125-M
NaveenRon02-30069Long-term data collection at select Antarctic Peninsula visitor sites B-086-E
NealePatrick01-27037Interactive effects of UV radiation and vertical mixing on phytoplankton and bacterioplankton in the Ross Sea B-203-N
NevittGabrielle02-29775The development of olfactory foraging strategies in antarctic procellariiform seabirds B-035-E
NovakGiles01-30389Mapping galactic magnetic fields with SPARO A-376-S
PalinkasLawrence00-90343Prevention of environment-induced decrements in mood and cognitive performance B-321-M/S
PetzelDavid02-29462Drinking and sodium/potasium-ATPase alpha-subunit isoform expression in antarctic fish B-012-M
PonganisPaul02-29638Diving physiology and behavior of emperor penguins B-197-M
PriscuJohnMCB 02-37335Microbial diversity and function in the permanently ice-covered lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys B-195-M
PriscuJohn98-10219McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert B-422-M
QuetinLangdon02-17282Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Climate, ecological migration, and teleconnections in an ice-dominated environment B-028-L/P
RennePaul01-25194Calibration of cosmogenic argon production rates in Antarctica G-064-M
RetallackGregory02-30086Permian-Triassic mass extinction in Antarctica G-299-M
RosenbergTheodore00-03881Riometry in Antarctica and conjugate region A-111-M/S
RosenbergTheodore03-34467Polar Experiment Network for Geophysical Upper-Atmospheric Investigations (PENGUIN) A-112-M
SandersonColinMOU with DOERemote Atmospheric Measurements Program (RAMP) of the University of Miami / U.S. Department of Energy's Environmental Measurements Lab O-275-P/S
ScambosTheodore01-25570Characteristics of snow megadunes and their potential effects on ice core interpretation I-186-M
SeveringhausJeffrey02-30452How thick is the convective zone?: A study of firn air in the megadunes near Vostok I-184-M
SivjeeGulamabas99-09339Effects of enhanced solar disturbances during the 2000-2002 solar-max period on the antarctic mesosphere-lower-thermosphere (MLT) and F regions composition, thermodynamics and dynamics A-129-S
SmithDavidATM 02-33370Development and test flight of a small, automated balloon payload for observations of terrestrial x-rays A-144-E/M
SmithRaymond02-17282Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Climate, ecological migration, and teleconnections in an ice-dominated environment B-032-L/P
SmithWalker00-87401Interannual variability in the Antarctic-Ross Sea (IVARS): Nutrients and seasonal production B-047-M
SowersTodd02-30021Refining a 500-thousand-year climate record from the Mt. Moulton blue ice field in West Antarctica I-177-M
SprintallJanet00-03618The Drake Passage high density XBT/XCTD program O-260-L
StaceyGordon00-94605Wide-field imaging spectroscopy in the submillimeter: Deploying SPIFI on AST/RO A-377-S
StarkAntony01-26090Antarctic Submillimeter Telescope and Remote Observatory (AST/RO) A-371-S
StearnsCharles01-26262Antarctic Meteorological Research Center (AMRC) (2002-2005) O-202-M/P/S
StearnsCharles00-88058Antarctic Automatic Weather Station Program (AWS): 2001-2004 O-283-M/P/S
SteffenKonradNASA awardAMSR sea ice validation during the R/V Laurence M. Gould's traverse to Antarctica O-309-L
SteppWilliamNSF/NASA agreementLong Duration Balloon Program (LDB) A-145-M
StockJoann01-26334Improved Cenozoic plate reconstructions of the circum-Antarctic Region G-071-N
StoneJohn02-29314Late Quaternary history of Reedy Glacier I-175-M/S
TakahashiTaro00-03609Mesoscale, seasonal and inter-annual variability of surface water CO2 in the Drake Passage O-214-L
TauxeLisa02-29403Geomagnetic field as recorded in the Mount Erebus Volcanic Province: Key to field structure at high southern latitudes G-182-M
TaylorEdith01-26230Permian and Triassic floras from the Beardmore Glacier region: Icehouse to greenhouse? G-095-M
TaylorEdith02-29877Shackleton Glacier area: Evolution of vegetation during the Triassic G-293-M
ThiemensMark01-25761South Pole Atmospheric Nitrate Isotopic Analysis (SPANIA) I-165-M/S
TrivelpieceWayne01-25985Foraging behavior and demography of Pygoscelis penguins B-040-E
UhleMaria02-30237Biogeochemistry of Victoria Land coastal ponds: Role in terrestrial ecosystem organic carbon dynamics and structure B-011-M
VeitRichard99-83751Dynamics of predator-prey behavior in the Antarctic Ocean B-023-L
VernetMaria02-17282Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Climate, ecological migration, and teleconnections in an ice-dominated environment B-016-L/P
VirginiaRoss98-10219McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert B-423-M
WaldenVonNASA awardValidation of the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) over the Antarctic Plateau O-213-M
WallDiana98-10219McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert B-424-M
WarrenStephen00-03826Solar radiation processes on the East Antarctic Plateau O-201-M
WiensDouglas99-09603A broadband seismic experiment to investigate deep continental structure across the east-west Antarctic boundary G-089-M
WilsonTerry02-30285Transantarctic Mountains deformation network: GPS measurements of neotectonic motion in the antarctic interior G-079-M
WilsonTerry01-25624Neotectonic structure of Terror Rift, Western Ross Sea G-099-N
YenJeannette03-24539Dynamic similarity or size proportionality?: Adaptations of a polar copepod B-285-E/L
ZhouMeng02-29966Plankton community structure and iron distribution in the southern Drake Passage B-248-L