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Radar Studies of Subglacial Lake Whillans and the Whillans Ice Stream Grounding Zone
Data DOI:
10.7265/N54J0C2W
Cite as
Jacobel, R. (2014) "Radar Studies of Subglacial Lake Whillans and the Whillans Ice Stream Grounding Zone" U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP) Data Center. doi: 10.7265/N54J0C2W.
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Abstract
This data set includes ground-based, gridded, ice-penetrating radar thickness and basal reflection power, along with GPS coordinates, for two areas of Whillans Ice Stream: Subglacial Lake Whillans and the Whillans Ice Stream grounding zone.
Creator(s):
Jacobel, R.
Date Created:
2014-10-30
Repository:
USAP-DC (current) - NSIDC (original)
Spatial Extent(s)
West: -164, East: -154, South: -84.3, North: -84.2
Temporal Extent(s)
Start: 2010-12-01 - End: 2012-08-01
Version:
1
References
  1. Jacobel, R.W., Knut Christianson, Adam C. Wood, Kevin J. DallaSanta and Rebecca M. Gobel, 2014. Morphology of Basal Crevasses at the Grounding Zone of Whillans Ice Stream, West Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology 55(67), 57-63. (doi:10.3189/2014AoG67A004)
  2. Christianson, K.C., Byron R. Parizek, Richard B. Alley, Huw J. Horgan, Robert W. Jacobel, Sridhar Anandakrishnan, Benjamin A. Keisling, Brian D. Craig and Atsuhiro Muto, 2013. Ice Sheet Grounding Zone Stabilization Due to Till Compaction, Geophysical Research Letters 40(20), 5406-5411, doi:10.1002/grl.057447. (doi:10.1002/grl.057447)
  3. Horgan, Huw, J., Knut Christianson, Robert W. Jacobel, Sridhar Anandakrishnan and Richard B. Alley, 2013. Sediment deposition at the modern grounding zone of Whillans Ice Stream, West Antarctica, Geophysical Research Letters 40, 3934–3939, doi:10.1002/grl.050712. (doi:10.1002/grl.050712)
  4. Muto, A., K. Christianson, H. J. Horgan, S. Anandakrishnan, and R. B. Alley, 2013. Bathymetry and geological structures beneath the Ross Ice Shelf at the mouth of Whillans, Ice Stream, West Antarctica, modeled from ground-based gravity measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 4535–4546, doi:10.1002/jgrf.50315. (doi:10.1002/jgrf.50315)
  5. Horgan, Huw J., Richard B. Alley, Knut Christianson, Robert W. Jacobel, Sridhar Anandakrishnan, Atsuhiro Muto, Lucas H. Beem and Matthew R. Siegfried, 2013. Estuaries beneath ice sheets, Geology 41(11), doi:10.1130/G34654.1 (doi:10.1130/G34654.1)
  6. Christianson, K., R. Jacobel, H. Horgan, S. Anandakrishnan and R.B. Alley, 2012. Subglacial Lake Whillans — Ice-penetrating radar and GPS observations of a shallow active reservoir beneath a West Antarctic ice stream, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 331–332, 237–245, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.03.013. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.03.013)
  7. Horgan, H.J., S. Anandakrishnan, R.W. Jacobel, K. Christianson, R.B. Alley, D.Heeszel, S. Picotti and J. Walter, 2012. Subglacial Lake Whillans ”Seismic observations of a shallow active reservoir beneath a West Antarctic ice stream, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 331–332, 201-209, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.02.023. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.02.023)
  8. Horgan, Huw, J., Knut Christianson, Robert W. Jacobel, Sridhar Anandakrishnan and Richard B. Alley, 2013. Sediment deposition at the modern grounding zone of Whillans Ice Stream, West Antarctica, Geophysical Research Letters 40, 3934–3939, doi:10.1002/grl.050712. (doi:10.1002/grl.050712)
  9. Muto, A., K. Christianson, H. J. Horgan, S. Anandakrishnan, and R. B. Alley, 2013. Bathymetry and geological structures beneath the Ross Ice Shelf at the mouth of Whillans, Ice Stream, West Antarctica, modeled from ground-based gravity measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 4535–4546, doi:10.1002/jgrf.50315. (doi:10.1002/jgrf.50315)
  10. Christianson, K., R. Jacobel, H. Horgan, S. Anandakrishnan and R.B. Alley, 2012. Subglacial Lake Whillans — Ice-penetrating radar and GPS observations of a shallow active reservoir beneath a West Antarctic ice stream, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 331–332, 237–245, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.03.013. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.03.013)
  11. Horgan, H.J., S. Anandakrishnan, R.W. Jacobel, K. Christianson, R.B. Alley, D.Heeszel, S. Picotti and J. Walter, 2012. Subglacial Lake Whillans — Seismic observations of a shallow active reservoir beneath a West Antarctic ice stream, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 331–332, 201-209, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.02.023. (doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.02.023)
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