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Ainley, David B-031-M External Non U.S. Government Site Adelie Penguin response to climate change at the individual, colony and metapopulation levels
Anandakrishnan, Sridhar C-520-M External Non U.S. Government Site WISSARD surface geophysics
Ashworth, Allan G-294-M External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative Research: Integrating geomorphological and paleoecological studies to reconstruct Neogene environments of the Transantarctic Mountains
Barrett, John C-508-M External Non U.S. Government Site McMurdo LTER - Landscape Ecology: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Barwick, Steven A-127-M External Non U.S. Government Site Development of hexagonal radio array for the ARIANNA ultra-high energy neutrino detector
Bentley, Charles T-350-M External Non U.S. Government Site Ice Coring and Drilling Services (ICDS) support for WAIS Divide
Bieber, John A-120-M External Non U.S. Government Site Cosmic ray observations at McMurdo Station
Bindschadler, Robert C-407-M External U.S. Government Site IPY: Collaborative Research: Ocean-ice sheet interaction in the Amundsen Sea: The keystone of West Antarctic stability
Bockheim, James G-239-P External Non U.S. Government Site Impact of recent climate warming on active-layer dynamics, permafrost, and soil properties on the western Antarctic Peninsula
Bowser, Samuel B-043-M External Non U.S. Government Site Evolution and diversity of Antarctic Rhizarian Protists
Bristow, William A-369-M/S External Non U.S. Government Site McMurdo and South Pole SuperDARN: Investigation of the ionospheric dynamics and magnetosphere-ionosphere coupling in Antarctica
Carlstrom, John A-370-S External Non U.S. Government Site Science Coordination Office for Astrophysical Research in Antarctica (SCOARA-II)
Carlstrom, John A-379-S External Non U.S. Government Site Cosmological Research with the 10-meter South Pole Telescope
Cassar, Nicolas O-405-L External Non U.S. Government Site Physiological and ecosystem structure forcings on carbon fluxes in the Southern Ocean mixed layer
Chereskin, Teresa O-313-N External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative research: Dynamics and transport of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current in the Drake Passage
Chereskin, Teresa O-317-L/N External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative research: Southern Ocean current observations from the U.S. Antarctic research vessels
Chu, Xinzhao A-130-M External Non U.S. Government Site Lidar Investigation of middle and upper atmosphere temperature, composition, chemistry, and dynamics at McMurdo, Antarctica
Conway, Howard I-209-M External Non U.S. Government Site Deglaciation of the Ross Sea Embayment - constraints from Roosevelt Island
Cottle, John G-064-M External Non U.S. Government Site Exploring the significance of NA-alkaline magmatism in subduction systems, a case study from the Ross Orogen
Emslie, Steven D B-034-E/M External Non U.S. Government Site Stable isotope analyses of pygoscelid penguin remains from active and abandoned colonies in Antarctica
Engebretson, Mark J A-102-M/S External Non U.S. Government Site Studies of solar wind - Magnetosphere interactions using observations of ULF waves at an extensive ground array at high latitudes
Evenson, Paul A-120-M External Non U.S. Government Site Cosmic ray observations at McMurdo Station
Evenson, Paul A-118-S External Non U.S. Government Site Element composition of high-energy solar particles
Foreman, Christine B-046-M External Non U.S. Government Site The biogeochemical evolution of dissolved organic matter in a fluvial system on the Cotton Glacier, Antarctica
Fountain, Andrew C-504-M External Non U.S. Government Site McMurdo LTER - Glaciers: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valleys LTER Program
Fraser, Bill C-013-L/P External Non U.S. Government Site Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Looking back in time through marine ecosystem space, apex predator component
Garrott, Robert B-009-M External Non U.S. Government Site The demographic consequences of environmental variability and individual heterogeneity in life-history tactics of a long-lived Antarctic marine predator
Gogineni, Prasad I-189-M External Non U.S. Government Site Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) - Basler airborne radar survey
Gogineni, Prasad I-185-M External Non U.S. Government Site Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) - Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) operations
Halzen, Francis A-333-S External Non U.S. Government Site IceCube operations and maintenance
Harvey, Ralph G-058-M External Non U.S. Government Site Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET)
Hernandez, Gonzalo A-110-M/S External Non U.S. Government Site Austral high-latitude atmospheric dynamics
Hofmann, Gretchen B-134-M External Non U.S. Government Site Ocean acidification: Integrated approaches to understanding effects on antarctic sea urchins, Sterechinus neumayeri
Inan, Umran A-336-P External Non U.S. Government Site ELF/VLF observation of whistler-mode waves, lightning discharge, and gamma-ray events from Palmer Station
Johns, Bjorn T-295-M External Non U.S. Government Site UNAVCO GPS survey support
Karle, Albrecht A-107-S External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative Research: MRI-R2 instrument development of the Askaryan Radio Array, a large-scale radio Cherenkov neutrino detector at the South Pole
Kemerait, Robert G-078-M External Non U.S. Government Site Dry Valley seismic project
Kennicutt, Mahlon B-518-M External Non U.S. Government Site Temporal variability in natural and anthropogenic disturbance of McMurdo Station
Kovac, John A-039-S External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative Research: BICEP2 and SPUD - A search for inflation with degree-scale polarimetry from the South Pole
Kulesa, Craig A-364-S External Non U.S. Government Site High Elevation Antarctic Terahertz (HEAT) telescopes for Dome A and Ridge A
Kyle, Phillip G-081-M External Non U.S. Government Site Mount Erebus Volcano Observatory III (MEVO III): Conduit processes and surveillance
LaBelle, James A-128-S External Non U.S. Government Site Outstanding Questions on Auroral Radiation Fine Structure
Lazzara, Matt O-283-M/S External Non U.S. Government Site Antarctic Automatic Weather Station (AWS) program
Lee, Richard B-256-P External Non U.S. Government Site Role of dehydration and photoperiodism in preparing an Antarctic insect for the polar night
Lyons, W. Berry C-509-M External Non U.S. Government Site McMurdo LTER - Geochemistry: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Martinson, Doug C-021-L External Non U.S. Government Site Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Looking back in time through marine ecosystem space, physical oceanography component
Mayewski, Paul I-173-M External Non U.S. Government Site Roosevelt Island Climate Evolution (RICE) project
McKnight, Diane C-506-M External Non U.S. Government Site McMurdo LTER - Streams: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Moore, Robert C A-109-M/P/S External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative Research: Antarctic ELF/VLF observations of lightning and lightning-induced electron precipitation
Morin, Paul T-434-M/P External Non U.S. Government Site The Polar Geospatial Information Center: Joint support
Naveen, Ron B-044-E External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative Research: Multispecies, multi-scale investigations of long-term changes in penguin and seabird populations on the Antarctic Peninsula
Parker, Timothy T-299-M External Non U.S. Government Site IRIS/PASSCAL seismic support
Place, Sean B-199-M External Non U.S. Government Site Ocean acidification–category 1: Identifying adaptive responses of polar fishes in a vulnerable ecosystem
Priscu, John C-505-M External Non U.S. Government Site McMurdo LTER - Lakes: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Pryke, Clement A-149-S External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative Research: BICEP2 and SPUD - A search for inflation with degree-scale polarimetry from the South Pole
Putkonen, Jaakko G-501-M External Non U.S. Government Site Systematic analysis of the stability and ages of soil surfaces in Transantarctic Mountains
Rack, Frank C-524-M External Non U.S. Government Site WISSARD borehole drill contractor
Severinghaus, Jeffrey I-476-M External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative Research: Replicate coring at WAIS Divide to obtain additional samples at events of high scientific interest
Sprintall, Janet O-260-L External Non U.S. Government Site The Drake Passage high-density XBT/XCTD program
Steffen, Konrad I-077-E External Non U.S. Government Site IPY: Stability of Larsen C Ice Shelf in a warming climate
Steinberg, Deborah C-020-L/P External Non U.S. Government Site Palmer Long Term Ecological Research (LTER): Looking back in time through marine ecosystem space, zooplankton component
Stepp, Bill A-145-M External U.S. Government Site NASA Long Duration Balloon (LDB) support program
Sweeney, Colm O-214-L External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative research: Biogeochemical controls of the oxygen and carbon system in the Drake Passage
Szuberla, Curt T-396-M External Non U.S. Government Site Operation and maintenance of a CTBT class infrasound array at Windless Bight
Taylor, Kendrick I-477-M External Non U.S. Government Site WAIS Divide Science Coordination Office (SCO)
Taylor, Michael A-119-M/S External Non U.S. Government Site Investigating wave-driven mesospheric dynamics over South Pole using an advanced mesospheric temperature mapper
Taylor, Michael A-119-M/S External Non U.S. Government Site Development of an ANtarctic Gravity Wave Imager Network (ANGWIN) for collaborative mesospheric research
Thoman, Bruce T-927-M External U.S. Government Site NASA/McMurdo Ground Station (MG1)
Wall, Diana C-507-M External Non U.S. Government Site McMurdo LTER - Soils: Increased connectivity in a polar desert resulting from climate warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program
Weatherwax, Allan T A-112-M External Non U.S. Government Site Polar experiment network for geospace upper-atmosphere investigations: PENGUIn - A high-latitude window to geospace dynamics
Weatherwax, Allan T A-111-M/S External Non U.S. Government Site Studies of the polar Ionosphere and Magnetosphere from measurements in Antarctica
Wilson, Terry G-079-M External Non U.S. Government Site Collaborative research, IPY POLENET-Antarctica: Investigating links between geodynamics and ice sheets
Wu, Qian A-132-P External Non U.S. Government Site Thermospheric neutral wind observation in the Antarctica Peninsula
Zesta, Eftyhia A-357-M External Non U.S. Government Site South American Meridional B-Field Array (SAMBA): An American-Chilean chain
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