Accession Number:

ADA625928

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

Report Date:

2001-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal of this study is to determine the processes that control the input of heat into summer leads and the disposition of this heat into lateral melting, bottom melting and heat storage.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE