Accession Number : AD0704680

Title :   GLACIER SOUNDING IN THE POLAR REGIONS: A SYMPOSIUM,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Evans,S. ; Gudmandsen,P. ; Swithinbank,Charles ; Hattersley-Smith,G. ; Robin,G. de Q.

Report Date : 17 FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : Contents: The VHF radio echo technique; Airborne radio echo sounding of the Greenland ice sheet; Airborne radio echo sounding by the British Antarctic survey; Results of radio echo sounding in northern Ellesmere Island 1966; Long-range radio echo flights over the Antarctic ice sheet.

Descriptors :   (*GLACIERS, DEPTH FINDING), VERY HIGH FREQUENCY, RADAR REFLECTIONS, PENETRATION, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, GREENLAND, AIRBORNE, ICE ISLANDS, AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS, MELTING, SYMPOSIA, ANTARCTIC REGIONS, CANADA

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE