Accession Number:

ADA532425

Title:

The Role of Summer Leads in Melting Sea Ice

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

OREGON STATE UNIV CORVALLIS COLL OF OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal of this study is to understand and quantify the processes which control the input of solar energy into summer leads and the disposition of this energy into lateral melting, bottom melting, and heat storage.

Subject Categories:

  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE