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Mean surface mass balance over Larsen C ice shelf, Antarctica (1979-2014), assimilated to in situ GPR and snow height data
Data DOI:
https://doi.org/10.15784/601056
Cite as
Kuipers Munneke, P. et al. (2017) "Mean surface mass balance over Larsen C ice shelf, Antarctica (1979-2014), assimilated to in situ GPR and snow height data" U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP) Data Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.15784/601056.
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Abstract
We produce a reconstruction of surface mass balance (SMB) (in mm w.e. per year) by adjusting the 1979-2014 RACMO2 SMB to the spatial pattern of ground-penetrating radar observations and to observations of SMB from sonic height rangers.
Creator(s):
Kuipers Munneke, Peter; McGrath, Daniel; Medley, Brooke; van den Broeke, M. R.; van Wessem, J. M.
Date Created:
2017-09-13
Repository:
USAP-DC (current)
Spatial Extent(s)
West: -66, East: -60, South: -70, North: -66
Temporal Extent(s)
Start: 1979-01-01 - End: 2014-12-31
Award(s)
Version:
1
References
  1. Kuipers Munneke, P., McGrath, D., Medley, B., Luckman, A., Bevan, S., Kulessa, B., Jansen, D., Booth, A., Smeets, P., Hubbard, B., Ashmore, D., Van den Broeke, M., Sevestre, H., Steffen, K., Shepherd, A., and Gourmelen, N. (2017). Observationally constrained surface mass balance of Larsen C ice shelf, Antarctica, The Cryosphere, 11, 2411-2426. (doi:10.5194/tc-11-2411-2017)
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