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Researcher: Lytle, VI (Dr Victoria Lytle)

Fields of Research

Glaciology
Physical Oceanography

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Environment
Climate and Climate Change
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Land and Water Management
Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Oceanography

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An overview of East Antarctic sea ice properties and growth processes; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
Atmospheric drag coefficients of Weddell sea ice; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Atmospheric drag coefficients of Weddell Sea ice computed from roughness profiles; Annals of Glaciology
Brine infiltration in the snow cover of sea ice in the eastern Weddell Sea, Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
East Antarctic sea ice drift: variability and trend; 1997 Joint Assemblies of the International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences and International Association for Physical Sciences of the Oceans
East Antarctic sea ice: A review of its structure, properties and drift; Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability
East Antarctic Sea Ice: A review of its structure, properties and drift; Antarctic Research Series - Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability
Effects of regional fast-ice and iceberg distributions on the behaviour of the Mertz Glacier polynya, East Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Enhanced thermodynamic ice growth by sea ice deformation; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Enhanced thermodynamic ice growth by sea-ice deformation; Annals of Glaciology
ERS 1 radar and field-observed characteristics of autumn freeze-up in the Weddell Sea; Journal of Geophysical Research
Floe sizes in the east Antarctic sea ice zone estimated using combined sar and field data; Space at the service of our Environment
Growth processes of Antarctic sea ice in winter; American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 11-15 December 1995
Heat and salt fluxes within the East Antarctic pack ice in winter; American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 11-15 December 1995
Ice formation in the Mertz Glacier polynya, East Antarctica, during Winter; Annals of Glaciology
Morphology and structure of the sea ice in the southern ocean sector between 60E and 150E; 1997 Joint Assemblies of the International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences and International Association for Physical Sciences of the Oceans
On simulating high-frequency variability in Antarctic sea-ice dynamics models; Annals of Glaciology
On the use of electromagnetic induction sounding to determine winter and spring sea ice thickness in the Antarctic; Cold Regions Science and Technology
Recent Research in the East Antarctic Sea-Ice Zone
Regional classes of sea ice cover in the East Antarctic pack in winter determined by satellite and in situ observations; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Regional Classes of Sea Ice Cover in the East Antarctic Pack Observed from Satellite and In Situ Data during a Winter Time Period; Remote Sensing of Environment
Regional Estimates of Heat and Salt Flux in the East Antarctic Sea Ice Zone; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
Role of off-shelf to on-shelf transitions for East Antarctic sea ice dynamics during spring 2003; Journal of Geophysical Research
Sea ice pressure ridge heights in East Antarctica; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Sea ice thickness distribution determined by aerial photography and ship-based observations in the East Antarctic pack ice; American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 11-15 December 1995
Sea ice thickness distribution: evaluation of the elctromagnetic induction sounding; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Sea-ice pressure ridges in East Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Seasonal and interannual variations of the oceanic heat flux under a landfast Antarctic sea ice cover; Journal of Geophysical Research
Simulating high frequency variability in sea-ice dynamics models; Polar Processes and Global Climate
Snow cover variability on East Antarctic sea ice during the austral winter; American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 11-15 December 1995
Snow on Antarctic sea ice; Review of Geophysics
The effect of snow on Antarctic sea ice simulations in a coupled atmosphere-sea ice model; Climate Dynamics
The Percolation Phase Transition in Sea Ice; Science
The Role of Snow on Microwave Emission and Scattering over First-Year Sea Ice; IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Winter Conditions in East Antarctic Pack Ice: A Report On The 1995 HIHO HIHO Ice Drift & Deformation Experiment
Winter flooding of sea ice in the Weddell Sea; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Winter ocean/sea ice interactions studied in the East Antarctic; Eos: Transactions, American Geophysical Union
Winter snow cover variability on East Antarctic sea ice; Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans
Wintertime heat flux to the underside of east Antarctic pack ice; Journal of Geophysical Research

Research Projects

Heat Flux and Ice Formation Rates within an Antartic Coastal Polynya; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)
Percolation in Sea Ice; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)

Research Candidate Supervision

Antarctic sea ice and its role in global climate
In the Antarctic sea ice/oceanography field
Sea-ice growth, drift and deformation off East Antarctica
The role of polynyas in Antarctic Sea Ice processes