Ice Formation in Coastal Polynyas In the Weddell Sea and Their Impact on Oceanic Salinity

  1. Martin O. Jeffries
  1. Thorsten Markus1,
  2. Christoph Kottmeier2 and
  3. Eberhard Fahrbach2

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR074p0273

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

How to Cite

Markus, T., Kottmeier, C. and Fahrbach, E. (1998) Ice Formation in Coastal Polynyas In the Weddell Sea and Their Impact on Oceanic Salinity, in Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability (ed M. O. Jeffries), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR074p0273

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Environmental Physics, University Of Bremen, Germany

  2. 2

    Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany

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

  • Calculation Of Heat Flux and Ice Production In Polynyas

  • Data and Methodology

  • Data Analysis and Results

  • ConclusionS