Thwaites International Polar Year (IPY) Geophysics, Antarctica

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Metadata Entity Set Information:

Language:

eng; usa

Character Set:

Value: UTF8
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Hierarchy Level:

Value: dataset
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Hierarchy Level Name:

Thwaites International Polar Year (IPY) Geophysics, Antarctica

Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Sridhar Anandakrishnan
Organization Name: Pennsylvania State University
Contact:

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: 442 Deike Building
City: University Park
Administrative Area: PA
Postal Code: 16802
Country: USA

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Date Stamp:

2014-09-21

Metadata Standard Name:

ISO 19115 Geographic Information - Metadata First Edition

Metadata Standard Version:

ISO 19115:2003

Dataset URI:

http://nsidc.org/data/nsidc-0524.html

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Data Identification Information:

Citation:

Citation Information:

Title: Thwaites International Polar Year (IPY) Geophysics, Antarctica
Date:
Date: 2012
Date Type:
Value: publication
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode
Edition Date: 2012-12-03
Identifier: NSIDC-0524
Cited Responsible Party:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Tim K. Ahern
Organization Name: Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 206 547-0393

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: IRIS DMC
City: Seattle
Administrative Area: WA
Postal Code: 98105
Country: USA
Email: tim@iris.edu

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://www.iris.edu/

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: AGDC User Services
Organization Name: Antarctic Glaciological Data Center
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199 x

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: National Snow and Ice Data Center
City: Boulder
Administrative Area: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org/agdc/

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Abstract:

This data set presents ice sheet history and dynamics on the Thwaites Glacier and Pine Island Glacier in the Amundsen Sea sector of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.

Purpose:

Scientific Research

Credit:

The following example shows how to cite the use of this data set in a publication. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Anandakrishnan, Sridhar. 2012. Thwaites International Polar Year (IPY) Geophysics, Antarctica. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Status:

Value: complete
CodeList: MD_ProgressCode

Point of Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Sridhar Anandakrishnan
Organization Name: Pennsylvania State University
Contact:

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: 442 Deike Building
City: University Park
Administrative Area: PA
Postal Code: 16802
Country: USA

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
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Maintenance Information:

Maintenance and Update Frequency:

Value: asNeeded
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Update Scope:

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Value: series
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Value: attribute
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Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Sridhar Anandakrishnan
Organization Name: Pennsylvania State University
Contact:

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: 442 Deike Building
City: University Park
Administrative Area: PA
Postal Code: 16802
Country: USA

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org

Contact Role:

Value: principalInvestigator
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Descriptive Keywords:

Keywords

Keyword: Continent > Antarctica
Keyword: Geographic Region > Polar
Keyword Type:
Value: place
CodeList: MD_KeywordTypeCode
Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

Title: NASA / GCMD Location Keywords
Date:
Date: 2008-02-05
Date Type:
Value: revision
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode

Keywords

Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Glacier Thickness/Ice Sheet Thickness > Ice Thickness
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Glacier Thickness/Ice Sheet Thickness
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Snow/Ice > Ice Depth/Thickness > Ice Thickness
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Cryosphere > Snow/Ice > Ice Depth/Thickness
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Terrestrial Hydrosphere > Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Glacier Thickness/Ice Sheet Thickness > Ice Thickness
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Terrestrial Hydrosphere > Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Glacier Thickness/Ice Sheet Thickness
Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Terrestrial Hydrosphere > Snow/Ice > Ice Depth/Thickness > Ice Thickness
Keyword Type:
Value: discipline
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Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

Title: NASA / GCMD Science Keywords
Date:
Date: 2008-02-05
Date Type:
Value: revision
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode

Keywords

Keyword: IPY > INTERNATIONAL POLAR YEAR
Keyword Type:
Value: theme
CodeList: MD_KeywordTypeCode
Keyword Thesaurus:

Citation Information:

Title: NASA / GCMD Project Keywords
Date:
Date: 2008-01-24
Date Type:
Value: revision
CodeList: CI_DateTypeCode

Keywords

Keyword: SEISMIC EVENTS
Keyword: SEISMIC REFLECTION
Keyword: SEISMIC REFLECTION DATA
Keyword: SEISMIC REFLECTION PROFILES
Keyword: SEISMIC REFLECTION SURVEYS
Keyword Type:
Value: theme
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Dataset Constraints:

Legal Constraints:

Access Constraints:

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Use Constraints:

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Other Constraints:

Access Constraints : none

Use Constraints : none

Language:

eng; usa

Character Set:

Value: UTF8
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Topic Category:

Value: climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Extent Information:

Spatial Temporal Extent:

Geographic Element:

Bounding Coordinates:

 

Westbound Longitude: -110
Eastbound Longitude: -110
Southbound Latitude: -74
Northbound Latitude: -74

Temporal Element:

Time Period:

Begin Position: 20071229
End Position: 20090206

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Distribution Information:

Distributor Information:

Distributor Contact:

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: Tim K. Ahern
Organization Name: Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 206 547-0393

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: IRIS DMC
City: Seattle
Administrative Area: WA
Postal Code: 98105
Country: USA
Email: tim@iris.edu

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://www.iris.edu/

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Responsible Party:

Individual Name: AGDC User Services
Organization Name: Antarctic Glaciological Data Center
Contact:

Contact Phone:

Contact Voice Telephone: 1 303 492-6199 x

Contact Address:

Delivery Point: National Snow and Ice Data Center
City: Boulder
Administrative Area: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org

Contact Online Resources:

Website: http://nsidc.org/agdc/

Contact Role:

Value: custodian
CodeList: CI_RoleCode

Distribution Format(s):

Data File Format:

Digital Transfer Options:

Offline Transfer Options:

Offline Resources:

Name:

Value: onLine
CodeList: MD_MediumNameCode

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Data Acquisition Information:

Instrument Information:

Instrument:

Name: GPS > Global Positioning System
Type: sensor

Instrument:

Name: RADAR > Radio Detection and Ranging
Type: sensor

Instrument:

Name: SEISMIC REFLECTION PROFILERS
Type: sensor

Platform Information:

Platform:

Name: FIELD INVESTIGATION
Description: satellite
Instrument: N/A

Platform:

Name: FIELD SURVEYS
Description: satellite
Instrument: N/A

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