Title Sea Ice Physics and Ecosystem eXperiment
Author Worby, A.
Author Affil Worby, A., Australian Antarctic Division, Australia
Source Australian Antarctic Magazine, Vol.14, p.14-15, . Publisher: Australian Antarctic Division, Environment Australia, Kingston, Tasmania, Australia. ISSN: 1445- 1735
Publication Date 2008
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 85979. CRREL Acc. No: 63003963
Index Terms ecology; ecosystems; expeditions; experimentation; ice; ice physics; logistics; Antarctica; Southern Ocean; experimental studies; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; sea ice; SIPEX
Abstract The Sea Ice Physics and Ecosystem eXperiment (SIPEX) was Australia's first major field program contributing to the goals of the International Polar Year (IPY). The experiment was conducted from the icebreaker Aurora Australis in September and October 2007 and involved 45 scientists from 12 countries.
URL http://www.aad.gov.au/default.asp?casid=34726
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 291723