Title Korean contribution to the International Polar Year (IPY 2007- 2008)
Author Kim, Y.
Source p.8-9, ; 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: 88427. CRREL Acc. No: 64004712
Index Terms research projects; Antarctica--King George Island; Korea--South Korea; Arctic region--Svalbard; Antarctica; Arctic region; Asia; Far East; International Polar Year 2007- 08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; King George Island; Korea; programs; research; Scotia Sea Islands; South Korea; South Shetland Islands; Svalbard
Abstract Reviews Korea's participation in polar research, noting establishment of King Sejong research station on King George Island (1988) and Dassan station on Svalbard (2002). Reports participation of Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI) in several projects relating to 2007-08 International Polar Year, in fields of palaeoclimatology, oceanography, atmospheric research and glaciology.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 300092