Tuesday, 29 May 2018
The recently published article: Wongpan, P., Meiners, K.M., Langhorne, P.J., Heil, P., Smith, I.J., Leonard,G.H., Massom, R.A., Clementson, L.A., Haskell, T.G. (2018). Estimation of Antarctic land-fast sea ice algal biomass and snow thickness from under-ice radiance spectra in two contrasting areas. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123,1907-1923, was recently selected as the cover image of the March issue of the Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.
Wongpan et al. developed the algorithms to estimate the algal biomass in Antarctic land-fast sea ice from under ice radiance spectra from two contrasting areas.
(a,b) Schematics of measurements in McMurdo Sound and Davis Station.
(c,d) Upward-looking photographs of the sea ice-water interface in McMurdo Sound and near Davis Station (with deployed radiometer).