IceSat Ice Thickness


This data set provides measurements of sea ice freeboard and sea ice thickness for the Arctic region. The data were derived from measurements made by from the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite (ICESat) Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) instrument, the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I), and climatologies of snow and drift of ice.


NASA: Arctic Sea Ice Freeboard and Thickness

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NASA data are not copyrighted; however, when you publish our data or results derived therefrom, we request that you include an acknowledgment within the text of the publication and reference list. Data Citation and Acknowledgements


Yi and Zwally (2009)

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MPAS-Analysis Tasks