Sea Ice Thickness Changes and their Relation to Climate

  1. O. M. Johannessen,
  2. R. D. Muench and
  3. J. E. Overland
  1. Peter Wadhams

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM085p0337

The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment

The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment

How to Cite

Wadhams, P. (1994) Sea Ice Thickness Changes and their Relation to Climate, in The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment (eds O. M. Johannessen, R. D. Muench and J. E. Overland), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM085p0337

Author Information

  1. Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900421

Online ISBN: 9781118663882

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Keywords:

  • Arctic Ocean—Congresses;
  • Antarctic Ocean—Congresses;
  • Climatic changes—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Ice Thickness Distribution

  • Statistical Properties of the Thickness Distribution

  • Measuring Ice Thickness Distribution

  • Summary of Observations of Variability

  • Likely Climate Change Impacts