Snow Depth Distribution Over Sea Ice in the Southern Ocean from Satellite Passive Microwave Data

  1. Martin O. Jeffries
  1. Thorsten Markus and
  2. Donald J. Cavalieri

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR074p0019

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

How to Cite

Markus, T. and Cavalieri, D. J. (1998) Snow Depth Distribution Over Sea Ice in the Southern Ocean from Satellite Passive Microwave Data, in Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability (ed M. O. Jeffries), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR074p0019

Author Information

  1. Laboratory for Hydrospheric Processes, Code 971, Nasa Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909028

Online ISBN: 9781118668245

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Keywords:

  • Sea ice—Antarctic Ocean

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Approach to the Problem

  • Error Sources and Limitations

  • Monthly Snow Depth Distribution

  • Validation of Results; Comparison With Snow Depth Distributions

  • Interannual variability and Regional Differences

  • Conclusions