Waves in Ice

Project

Waves in ice 2012

Release 8 wave buoys built for NIWA that lead to publication of the data in Nature.

Waves in ice 2014

Spent 1 month at Scott Base, Antarctica testing new wave buoy design based on better CPU.

Waves in ice 2015

Release 2 wave buoys in the Arctic which had some major failures, leading to major redesign. There was enough data to compare with other projects.

Waves in Ice 2016

Release 2 wave buoys into open water from Japan.

Waves in Ice 2017

Releasing 10 - 15 buoys in Antarctica going into Winter.

Waves

Deployment

http://www.antarctica.gov.au/about-antarctica/people-in-antarctica/diaries-and-stories/spotlight-on-the-sea-ice/measuring-waves-in-the-sea-ice

Pictures

http://www.daddycrumbs.com/Electronics/Waves-in-Ice/i-S3HvXNL/0/S/IMG_1137-S.jpg

http://www.daddycrumbs.com/Electronics/Waves-in-Ice

Team

  • Bill Penrose
  • Alison Kohout

Talks

Publications