Title The Japanese Swedish Antarctic Expedition 2007/08
Author Fujita, S.
Source p.133-136, ; International symposium; Asian collaboration in IPY 2007-2008, Tokyo, Japan, March 1, 2007, Japan International Polar Year National Committee, Tokyo. Publisher: Japan IPY National Committee, Tokyo, Japan
Publication Date 2007
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 88455
Index Terms Antarctica--Queen Maud Land; 2007-08 Japanese Antarctic Research Expeditions; 2007- 08 Swedish Antarctic Research Program; aerosols; Antarctica; expeditions; Global Positioning System; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; meteorology; planning; Queen Maud Land; remote sensing; research; sampling; snow
Abstract Describes plans for 2007-08 research expedition in Dronning Maud Land involving 3,000 km inland traverse between Syowa Station and Wasa Station, via Dome Fuji and Kohnen deep ice coring sites. Research will include snow sampling for physical, chemical and biological analyses and aerosol sampling; meteorological observations; subsurface radar sounding; microwave remote sensing; and GPS measurements.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 300064