2012-2013 Science Planning Summaries
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Ainley, DavidExternal Non U.S. Government Site B-031-M Adelie Penguin response to climate change at the individual, colony and metapopulation levels
Ainley, DavidExternal Non U.S. Government Site B-042-M COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: Penguin foraging reveals phytoplankton spatial structure in the Ross Sea
Anderson, KentExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-090-P/S Global seismograph station at South Pole and Palmer Stations
Barwick, StevenExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-127-M Development of hexagonal radio array for the ARIANNA ultra-high energy neutrino detector
Bentley, CharlesExternal Non U.S. Government Site T-350-M Ice Coring and Drilling Services (ICDS) support for WAIS Divide
Bieber, JohnExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-120-M Cosmic ray observations at McMurdo Station
Bindschadler, RobertExternal U.S. Government Site C-407-M IPY: Collaborative Research: Ocean-ice sheet interaction in the Amundsen Sea: The keystone of West Antarctic stability
Bockheim, JamesExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-239-P Impact of recent climate warming on active-layer dynamics, permafrost, and soil properties on the western Antarctic Peninsula
Butler, James HallExternal U.S. Government Site O-264-P Collection of atmospheric air for the NOAA/GMD worldwide flask-sampling network
Carlstrom, JohnExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-379-S Cosmological Research with the 10-meter South Pole Telescope
Carpenter, PaulExternal Non U.S. Government Site T-299-M IRIS/PASSCAL seismic support
Cassar, NicolasExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-405-L Physiological and ecosystem structure forcings on carbon fluxes in the Southern Ocean mixed layer
Chereskin, TeresaExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-317-L/N Collaborative research: Southern Ocean current observations from the U.S. Antarctic research vessels
Chu, XinzhaoExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-130-M Lidar Investigation of middle and upper atmosphere temperature, composition, chemistry, and dynamics at McMurdo, Antarctica
Conway, HowardExternal Non U.S. Government Site I-209-M Deglaciation of the Ross Sea Embayment - constraints from Roosevelt Island
Corbett, DavidExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-176-L/P Submarine groundwater and freshwater inputs along the Western Antarctic Peninsula
Cottle, JohnExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-064-M Exploring the significance of NA-alkaline magmatism in subduction systems, a case study from the Ross Orogen
Devlin, MarkExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-147-M Balloon-borne Large Aperture Sub-millimeter Telescope (BLAST-POL)
Dolk, Shaun RExternal U.S. Government Site X-592-E NOAA’s Global Drifter Program (GDP)
Domack, EugeneExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-515-E/L Continuation of the LARISSA continuous GPS network in view of observed dynamic response to Antarctic Peninsula mass balance and required geologic constraints
Doran, PeterExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-511-M McMurdo LTER - Lakes: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Ducklow, Hugh WilliamExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-045-L/P Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Looking back in time through marine ecosystem space, microbial ecology component
Durbin, Edward GExternal Non U.S. Government Site B-014-N Euphausia superba feeding using DNA analysis of gut contents
Engebretson, Mark JExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-102-M/S Studies of solar wind - Magnetosphere interactions using observations of ULF waves at an extensive ground array at high latitudes
Evenson, PaulExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-118-S Element composition of high-energy solar particles
Firing, EricExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-317-L/N Collaborative research: Southern Ocean current observations from the U.S. Antarctic research vessels
Fountain, AndrewExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-504-M McMurdo LTER - Glaciers: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valleys LTER Program
Fraser, BillExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-013-L/P Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Looking back in time through marine ecosystem space, apex predator component
Gill, John TExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-336-P ELF/VLF observation of whistler-mode waves, lightning discharge, and gamma-ray events from Palmer Station
Halzen, FrancisExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-333-S IceCube operations and maintenance
Hanany, ShaulExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-146-M E & B Experiment (EBEX)
Harvey, RalphExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-058-M Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)
Harvey, RalphExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-057-M The Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET): Reconnaissance team
Hernandez, GonzaloExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-110-M/S Austral high-latitude atmospheric dynamics
Hofmann, GretchenExternal Non U.S. Government Site B-134-M Ocean acidification: Integrated approaches to understanding effects on antarctic sea urchins, Sterechinus neumayeri
Karle, AlbrechtExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-107-S Collaborative Research: MRI-R2 instrument development of the Askaryan Radio Array, a large-scale radio Cherenkov neutrino detector at the South Pole
Kemerait, RobertExternal U.S. Government Site G-078-M Dry Valley seismic project
Kim, StacyExternal Non U.S. Government Site B-174-M Benthic-pelagic coupling in an intact ecosystem: The role of top predators in McMurdo Sound
Kovac, JohnExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-039-S Collaborative Research: BICEP2 and SPUD - A search for inflation with degree-scale polarimetry from the South Pole
Kulesa, CraigExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-364-S High Elevation Antarctic Terahertz (HEAT) telescopes for Dome A and Ridge A
LaBelle, JamesExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-128-S Outstanding Questions on Auroral Radiation Fine Structure
LaBelle, JamesExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-125-S Application of the AGO network to energy transfer in the radiation belts and remote sensing of auroral plasma processes
Lazzara, MattExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-283-M Antarctic Automatic Weather Station (AWS) program
Ledwell, James RobertExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-124-L Studies of turbulence and mixing in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current, a continuation of DIMES
Lyons, W. BerryExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-509-M McMurdo LTER - Geochemistry: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Marchant, David RExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-054-M Quantifying surface processes above buried ice in Antarctica: Implications for terrestrial climate change and glaciation on Mars
Martinson, DougExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-021-L Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Looking back in time through marine ecosystem space, physical oceanography component
Mayewski, PaulExternal Non U.S. Government Site I-173-M Roosevelt Island Climate Evolution (RICE) project
McKnight, DianeExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-506-M McMurdo LTER - Streams: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Min, LarissaExternal Non U.S. Government Site W-491-M Wondering Gondwana
Mitchell, JohnExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-142-M Super Trans-Iron Galactic Element Recorder (SuperTIGER)
Moore, Robert CExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-109-M/P/S Collaborative Research: Antarctic ELF/VLF observations of lightning and lightning-induced electron precipitation
Morin, PaulExternal Non U.S. Government Site T-434-M The Polar Geospatial Information Center: Joint support
Naveen, RonExternal Non U.S. Government Site B-044-E Collaborative Research: Multispecies, multi-scale investigations of long-term changes in penguin and seabird populations on the Antarctic Peninsula
Pettit, Joseph RExternal Non U.S. Government Site T-295-M UNAVCO GPS survey support
Powell, RossExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-522-M Integrative study of marine ice sheet stability and subglacial life habitats - Robotic Access to Grounding-zones for Exploration and Science (RAGES)
Priscu, JohnExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-523-M GeomicroBiology of Antarctic Subglacial Environments (GBASE) beneath the Mercer and Whillans Ice Streams
Priscu, JohnExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-505-M McMurdo LTER - Lakes: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Pryke, ClementExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-149-S Collaborative Research: BICEP2 and SPUD - A search for inflation with degree-scale polarimetry from the South Pole
Rotella, JayExternal Non U.S. Government Site B-009-M The demographic consequences of environmental variability and individual heterogeneity in life-history tactics of a long-lived Antarctic marine predator
Scambos, TheodoreExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-514-E Collaborative Research in IPY: Abrupt Environmental Change in the Larsen Ice Shelf System, a Multi-disciplinary Approach -- Cryosphere and Oceans (LARISSA)
Schwartz, SusanExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-525-M Investigating (un)stable sliding of Whillians Ice Stream and subglacial water dynamics using borehole seismology: A component of the Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling (WISSARD) Project
Severinghaus, JeffreyExternal Non U.S. Government Site I-476-M Collaborative Research: Replicate coring at WAIS Divide to obtain additional samples at events of high scientific interest
Sprintall, JanetExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-260-L The Drake Passage high-density XBT/XCTD program
Staudigel, HubertExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-439-M Collaborative research: Microbially mediated alteration of volcanic glass using McMurdo extreme environments as natural laboratories
Steinberg, DeborahExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-020-L/P Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Looking back in time through marine ecosystem space, zooplankton component
Stepp, BillExternal U.S. Government Site A-145-M NASA Long Duration Balloon (LDB) support program
Sweeney, ColmExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-214-L Collaborative research: Biogeochemical controls of the oxygen and carbon system in the Drake Passage
Taylor, KendrickExternal Non U.S. Government Site I-477-M WAIS Divide Science Coordination Office (SCO)
Thoman, BruceExternal U.S. Government Site T-927-M NASA/McMurdo Ground Station (MG1)
Wall, DianaExternal Non U.S. Government Site C-507-M McMurdo LTER - Soils: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Warburton, JanetExternal Non U.S. Government Site Y-606-M PolarTREC
Watters, GeorgeExternal U.S. Government Site B-006-N NOAA/AMLR Cruise
Weatherwax, Allan TExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-111-M/S Studies of the polar Ionosphere and Magnetosphere from measurements in Antarctica
Weatherwax, Allan TExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-112-M Polar experiment network for geospace upper-atmosphere investigations: PENGUIn - A high-latitude window to geospace dynamics
Wilson, TerryExternal Non U.S. Government Site G-079-M Collaborative research, IPY POLENET-Antarctica: Investigating links between geodynamics and ice sheets
Wu, QianExternal Non U.S. Government Site A-132-P Thermospheric neutral wind observation in the Antarctica Peninsula
Yuan, XiaojunExternal Non U.S. Government Site O-261-N Collaborative Research: Sampling the ocean - sea ice interaction in the Pacific center of the Antarctic Dipole
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