2002-2003 Science Planning Summary

McMurdo Station

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List projects by Principal Investigator List projects by USAP program List projects by institution List projects by station List projects by event number (digits) List deploying team members
Event #NSF/OPP Award #PI Last NamePI First NameProject Title
AO-107-O90-17805AdrianiAlbertoStudy of polar stratospheric clouds by LIDAR
BO-031-O01-25608AinleyDavidGeographic structure of Adelie penguin populations: Demography of population expansion
IU-155-O98-14676AlbertMaryU.S. ITASE: Snow and firn microstructure and transport properties
IO-205-O00-86297AnandakrishnanSridharCharacterizing the onset of ice stream flow: A ground geophysical program
IU-311-O98-14589ArconeStevenU.S. ITASE: High resolution radar profiling of the snow and ice stratigraphy beneath the ITASE traverses
AO-132-O98-75829AvalloneLinneaIn situ measurements of halogen oxides in the troposphere
IU-158-O98-14810BalesRogerU.S. ITASE: Hydrogen peroxide, formaldehyde, and sub-annual snow accumulation in West Antarctica
GO-051-O01-25842BaoHuimingMultiple isotope analyses of soil sulfate and nitrate in the Antarctic Dry Valleys
GO-154-O00-94078BartPhilipCAREER: Relative frequency and phase of extreme expansions of the Antarctic ice sheets during the late Neogene
AO-120-M/S98-16129BieberJohnSolar and heliospheric studies with antarctic cosmic ray observations
BO-038-O99-09271BlanchetteRobertInvestigation on deterioration in the Historic Huts of the Ross Sea region of Antarctica
BO-043-O00-03639BowserSamuelSeasonal dynamics of giant agglutinated foraminifera
BO-199-O01-30417CastelliniMichaelEffects of foraging on the lipid biochemistry of freely diving Weddell seals
BO-019-O01-25611ConnellLaurieYeasts in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: Biological role, distribution, and evolution
IO-209-O00-87345ConwayHowardWestern Divide WAISCORES site selection
IO-161-O01-25579CuffeyKurtDynamics and climatic response of the Taylor Glacier system
GO-087-M00-03619DalzielIanA GPS network to determine crustal motions in the bedrock of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet: Phase I, Installation
BO-017-O99-09422DavisRandallHunting behavior and energetics of free-ranging Weddell seals
BO-005-M99-09841DeVriesArthurAntifreeze proteins in antarctic fishes: Ecological and organismal physiology, protein structure-function and mechanism, genetics, and evolution
AO-131-O99-80594DeshlerTerryIn situ measurements of polar stratospheric clouds, condensation nuclei, and ozone during the austral winter and spring
BM-042-D98-10219DoranPeterMcMurdo Dry Valleys LTER: The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert
BO-027-O01-25893DyeTimothyCulture emergence and health in Antarctica
OO-253-O0126007EickenHajoMeasurements and improved parameterizations of the thermal conductivity and heat flow through first-year sea ice
GO-290-O00-87919ElliotDavidFerrar basaltic tuff-breccias formed by direct eruption: Evaluating an hypothesis
AO-102-M/S99-09212EngebretsonMarkConjugate and high time resolution studies of ULF waves and magnetospheric dynamics using ground based induction magnetometers at four high latitude manned sites
GO-062-O01-26106FlemingThomasEmplacement of the ferrar mafic igneous province: A pilot study of intrusive architecture and flow directions in Southern Victoria Land
BM-042-F98-10219FountainAndrewMcMurdo Dry Valleys LTER: The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert.
AO-100-O01-38126Fraser-SmithAntonyThe operation of an ELF/VLF radiometer at Arrival Heights
BO-009-O02-25110GarrottRobertPatterns and processes: Dynamics of the Erebus Bay Weddell seal population
IO-196-M01-24014HallBrendaMillennial-scale fluctuations of Dry Valleys lakes: A test of regional climate variability and the interhemispheric (a)synchrony of climate change.
GO-053-O97-26139HalletBernardStability of land surfaces in the Dry Valleys: Insights based on the dynamics of sub-surface ice and sand-wedge polygons
IU-178-O98-15510HamiltonGordonU.S. ITASE: Mass balance and accumulation rate along US ITASE routes
OO-314-O98-15140HansenAnthonyMeasurement of combustion effluent carbonaceous aerosols in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
GO-058-O99-80452HarveyRalphThe Antarctic search for meteorites (ANSMET)
AO-110-M/S99-09743HernandezGonzaloHigh-latitude Antarctic neutral mesospheric and thermospheric dynamics and thermodynamics
BO-134-O00-87971HofmannGretchenEvolutionary loss of the heat shock response in antarctic fishes
OO-257-O90-17842HofmannDaveSouth Pole monitoring for climatic change -- U.S. Department of Commerce NOAA climate monitoring and diagnostic laboratory
IU-133-O98-14574JacobelRobertU.S. ITASE: Radar studies of internal stratigraphy and bedrock topography along the traverse
GO-295-OEAR-99-03413JohnsBjornUniversity NAVSTAR Consortium (UNAVCO) GPS survey support
BO-018-O01-25475KanatousShaneOntogeny of aerobic capacity, lipid metabolism, and elevated myoglobin concentrations in the skeletal muscles of Weddell seals
GO-078-ONSF/OPP-DoD MOAKemeraitRobertAFTAC Dry Valley seismic project (Air Force Technical Applications Center)
BO-010-O01-26319KimStacyCommunity dynamics in a polar ecosystem: Benthic recovery from organic enrichment in the Antarctic
BO-197-O02-24957 (SGER)KooymanGeraldEffects of B15 on breeding success of the Cape Crozier emperor penguin colony
01-16577 (MRI)
KylePhilipMount Erebus Volcano Observatory: Gas emissions and seismic studies
Development of integrated seismic, geodetic and volcanic gas surveillance instrumentation for volcanic research
GO-183-O00-88136LancasterNicholasAeolian processes in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
AO-101-M/SLanzerottiLouisA continuation of magnetometer data acquisition at McMurdo and South Pole Stations
BM-042-L98-10219LyonsW. BerryMcMurdo Dry Valleys LTER: The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert.
GO-074-O00-87915LyonsW. BerryChemical weathering in Taylor Valley streams: Sources, mechanisms and global implications
BO-006-O01-30398ManahanDonalEnergetics of protein metabolism during development of Antarctic echinoderms
GO-054-A98-11877MarchantDavidResponse of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet to middle miocene global change
GO-056-O98-14332MarshBruceThe ferrar magmatic mush column system, Dry Valleys, Antarctica
IU-153-A97-25057MayewskiPaulU.S. ITASE: Science management for the United States component of the International Trans Antarctic Expedition
IU-153-B98-11857MayewskiPaulU.S. ITASE: Glaciochemistry
IU-323-O00-87776McConnellJosephU.S. ITASE: Deposition of the HFC degradation product trifluoroacetate in antarctic snow and ice
BM-042-M98-10219McKnightDianeMcMurdo Dry Valleys LTER: The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert.
IU-185-O99-80434MeeseDebraU.S. ITASE: The physical properties of the U.S. ITASE ice cores
GO-052-M02-33246MullinsJerryAntarctic mapping, geodesy, geospatial data, satellite image mapping and Antarctic Resource Center management
WO-219-O(none)MyersJoanA photographic overview of the ongoing human exploration and occupation of Antarctica, the most hostile continent on our planet
BO-321-M/S00-90343PalinkasLawrencePrevention of environment-induced decrements in mood and cognitive performance
WO-218-O(none)PringleLaurenceA nonfiction, illustrated children’s book about the Weddell seal
BM-042-P98-10219PriscuJohnMcMurdo Dry Valleys LTER: The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert.
BO-001-O00-88000RaymondJamesFunction and chemical nature of ice-active substances associated with sea ice diatoms
GO-064-O01-25194RennePaulCalibration of cosmogenic argon production rates in Antarctica
AO-111-M/S00-03881RosenbergTheodoreRiometry in Antarctica and conjugate region
AO-112-O98-18176RosenbergTheodorePolar Experiment Network for Geophysical Upper-Atmospheric Investigations
AB-148-O99-80654RuhlJohnBOOMERanG (Balloon Observations of Millimetric Extragalactic Radiation and Geophysics): A balloon-borne measurement of polarization in the cosmic microwave background
IO-186-O01-25570ScambosTheodoreCharacteristics of snow megadunes and their potential effects on ice core interpretation
GO-085-O01-26269SimsKennethU-Series (uranium-series) isotopic constraints on the rates of magma genesis evolution and degassing at Mt. Erebus, Antarctica
BO-047-O00-87401SmithWalkerInterannual Variability in the Antarctic Ross Sea (IVARS): Nutrient fields and seasonal productivity II
OO-202-O01-26262StearnsCharlesAntarctic Meteorological Research Center (AMRC)
OO-283-M00-88058StearnsCharlesAntarctic automatic weather station program: 2001-2004
IU-193-O99-04947SteigEricU.S. ITASE: Stable isotope studies at West Antarctic ITASE sites
AB-145-ONASASteppWilliamLong duration balloon program (LDB)
WO-220-O(none)SvarneyThomasFrigid Beauty: Weather in Antarctica
WO-217-O(none)TylerKellyThe Lost Men: A book linking modern science and Shackleton’s Ross Sea Party
BM-042-V98-10219VirginiaRossMcMurdo Dry Valleys LTER: The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert
BM-042-W98-10219WallDianaMcMurdo Dry Valleys LTER: The role of natural legacy on ecosystem structure and function in a polar desert
OO-201-O00-03826WarrenStephenSolar radiation on the East Antarctic Plateau
AB-143-OATICWefelJohnATIC Long Duration Balloon Flight (Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter)
GO-089-M99-09603WiensDouglasA broadband seismic experiment to investigate deep continental structure across the East-West Antarctic boundary