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Researcher: Steer, AD (Mr Adam Steer)

Fields of Research

Physical geography and environmental geoscience
Glaciology
Pollution and contamination
Physical oceanography

Research Objectives

Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Understanding climate change
Antarctic and Southern Ocean oceanic processes
Expanding knowledge in the physical sciences
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Antarctic sea ice thickness from airborne laser altimetry; Greenhouse2011: The Science of Climate Change
Australian CryoSat-2 Cal/Val Efforts in the East Antarctic Sea Ice Zone; CryoSat Validation Workshop
Beyond Point Measurements: Sea Ice Floes Characterized in 3-D
Estimating small-scale snow depth and ice thickness from total freeboard for East Antarctic sea ice; Deep-Sea Research II
Evaluation of AMSR-E snow depth product over East Antarctic sea ice using in situ measurements and aerial photography; Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Exploiting digital imagery for snow surface retrieval on sea ice; 2018 Open Science Conference and Open COMNAP Session
First results from a CryoSat-2 calibration experiment in the East Antarctic sea ice zone, SIPEX-2; CryoSat-2 Third User Workshop
Optimising airborne LiDAR positioning and processing for remote area geophysical surveys; School of Geography & Environmental Studies Conference, 2010
Optimising airborne LiDAR surveys in the Antarctic pack ice zone; International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) General Assembly
Regional and seasonal variability in Antarctic sea ice and snow thickness: surface and airborne LiDAR validation of estimates from ICESat laser altimetry; International Glaciological Society symposium Sea Ice in the Physical and Biogeochemical System 2010
Regional-scale sea-ice and snow thickness distributions from in situ and satellite measurements over East Antarctica during SIPEX 2007; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Subsynoptic scale spatial variability of sea ice deformation in the western Weddell Sea during early summer; Journal of Geophysical Research-Space Physics

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision