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Surveying Research Profiled in Hi Kitenga – University of Otago Research Highlights

Monday 10 February 2020 10:58am

Emily Tidey and Christina Hulbe image
Professor Christina Hulbe and Emily Tidey.

Professor Christina Hulbe and Emily Tidey were recently profiled in Hi Kitenga, the University of Otago’s Research Highlights publication, as part of a section showcasing research in the Auckland Islands.

Their segment ‘Fathomable Research’ discusses the hydrographic surveying work and geomorphic analysis they have done on the bathymetry of the seafloor along the eastern coast of the Auckland Islands.

Read the Hi Kitenga article

Related publications

Tidey and Hulbe have published on their Auckland Island work:

Antarctic Science
Bathymetry and glacial geomorphology in the sub-Antarctic Auckland Islands

Geosciences
Sub-Antarctic Auckland Islands Seafloor Mapping Investigations Using Legacy Data

Tidey has also published with another Hi Kitenga profiled researcher – Associate Professor Andrew Gorman – and a team from Geology:

Quaternary Research
High-resolution seismic imaging reveals infill history of a submerged Quaternary fjord system in the subantarctic Auckland Islands, New Zealand

Hi Kitenga 2019

View the full version of Hi Kitenga, including profiles of many other Otago researchers.

The publications states that “Hi Kitenga reflects the concept of discovery. The Māori work kitenga derives from kite which translates to words such as see, perceive, find and discover. This title reflects the University’s connection to New Zealand’s cultural heritage, as well as its commitment to national and international research and innovation.”