Polar and Environmental Research

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A year of drift (in Dutch)

17. October 2015
NRC Handelsblad, The Netherlands

Espen Storheim

Area of Expertise: 
Research Group: 
Polar Acoustics and Oceanography
Job Position: 
Polar and Environmental Research

GeoAccessNO: GeoAccessNO

GeoAccessNo aims to link data, physical samples, software, methodologies and documentation in order to further improve the understanding of the fourth paradigm.

GeoAccessNO willl analyse the current status of geoscientific data management (both physical and digital dataset), software management and analysis tools, documentation of data and software, chaining of data and software and work flow management at a national and international level. It is exploring technologies and existing systems and frameworks in order to establish a demonstrator offering an integrated view on the elements listed above. Involvement of users is key to a successfull project, and GeoAccessNo will therefore facilitate two workshops.

Project Details
Funding Agency: 
Research Council of Norway
Coordinating Institute: 
Met Norway
Project Status: 

Challenges in sea ice retrieval methods using satellite microwave radiometers

Dr Natalia IvanovaSea ice concentration has been retrieved in polar regions with satellite microwave radiometers for over 30 years. Sea ice information providers, including EUMETSAT's OSISAF, ArcticROOS/Nansen Center, Copernicus OSI-TAC, NSIDC, University of Bremen and others, produce daily updates of the Arctic Sea ice area and extent.

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