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Researcher: Worby, AP (Professor Anthony Worby)

Research Fields

Glaciology
Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Physical Oceanography
Electrical and Electromagnetic Methods in Geophysics
Oceanography
Physiology
Palaeoclimatology
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Earth Sciences
Microbiology
Public Policy
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Climate Change Processes
Chemical Oceanography
Ocean Engineering
Adaptive Agents and Intelligent Robotics
Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Research Impact

Climate and Climate Change
Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Oceanography
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
Environment
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Land and Water Management
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Physical and Chemical Conditions of Water in Marine Environments
Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Natural Hazards in Marine Environments
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Water Safety

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

2.3 Southern Ocean; Understanding Earths Polar Challenges: International Polar Year 2007-2008 - summary by the IPY Joint Committee
A comparison of observed sea ice parameters with modelled results in the region 60E - 150E; 1997 Joint Assemblies of the International Assoication of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences and International Association for Physical Sciences of the Oceans
A comparison of shipborne and airborne electromagnetic methods for Antarctic sea ice thickness measurements; Exploration Geophysics
An overview of East Antarctic sea ice properties and growth processes; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
Antarctic Climate Change and the Environment; Antarctic Science
Antarctic sea ice thickness from airborne laser altimetry; Greenhouse2011: The Science of Climate Change
Antarctic sea-ice extents and concentrations: comparison of satellite and ship measurements from International Polar Year cruises; Annals of Glaciology
Antarctic sea-ice thickness retrieval from ICESat: inter-comparison of different approaches; Remote Sensing
Antarctic sea-ice zone research during the International Polar Year, 2007-2009; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Australian CryoSat-2 Cal/Val Efforts in the East Antarctic Sea Ice Zone; CryoSat Validation Workshop
Borehole temperatures reveal a changed energy budget at Mill Island, East Antarctica, over recent decades; The Cryosphere
Calibration of a Low Induction Number Electromagnetic Instrument for Sea Ice Thickness Measurements; Journal of Environmental & Engineering Geophysics
Determining the floe-size distribution of East Antarctic sea ice from digital aerial photographs; Annals of Glaciology
East Antarctic Sea Ice: A review of its structure, properties and drift; Antarctic Research Series - Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability
East Antarctic sea ice: observations and modelling; Annals of Glaciology
East Antarctic sea ice: observations and modelling; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Effects of regional fast-ice and iceberg distributions on the behaviour of the Mertz Glacier polynya, East Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Environment: Social change affects Antarctic priorities; Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science
Estimating the annual cycle of sea-ice thickness and volume in the Ross Sea; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Extent of Antarctic sea ice reaches record levels, scientists say
Extent of Antarctic sea ice reaches record levels, scientists say
Floe sizes in the east Antarctic sea ice zone estimated using combined sar and field data; Space at the service of our Environment
Freeboard, snow depth and sea ice roughness in East Antarctica from in-situ and multiple satellite data; Annals of Glaciology
Geostrophic transport of Indonesian throughflow; Deep-Sea Research. Part 1: Oceanographic Research Papers
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
Ice thickness distribution and development of the late winter pack ice West of the Antarctic Peninsula; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
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
Oceanographic Influences on Antarctic Ecosystems Observations and Insights from East Antarctica (0° to 150°E); The Sea: The Global Coastal Ocean: Interdisciplinary Regional Studies and Syntheses
On the use of electromagnetic induction sounding to determine winter and spring sea ice thickness in the Antarctic; Cold Regions Science and Technology
Physical attributes of sea-ice kinematics during spring 2007 off East Antarctica; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Recent Research in the East Antarctic Sea-Ice Zone
Record expansion sees Antarctic sea ice confound climate scientists
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 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
Regional Variations in Sea Ice and Snow Thickness in the Antarctic Pack Ice, and the Implications for Sea Ice Thickness Products Derived from Satellite Laser Altimetry; International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) General Assembly - Earth on the Edge: Science for a Sustainable Planet
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
Remote sensing of Antarctic sea ice thickness applying airborne laser scanner; EGU 2008
Role of off-shelf to on-shelf transitions for East Antarctic sea ice dynamics during spring 2003; Journal of Geophysical Research
Satellite and in situ observations of regional classes of sea ice cover in the East Antarctic pack in Winter; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
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 changes of sea ice characteristics off East Antarctica; Fifth International Symposium on Antarctic Glaciology, 5-11 September 1993
Shipborne electromagnetic measurements of Antarctic sea-ice thickness; Geophysics
SIPEX - exploring the Antarctic sea ice zone; Physics Education
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
State of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean climate system; Reviews of Geophysics
Surface impedence tomography for Antarctic sea ice; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Temporal evolution of decaying summer first-year sea ice in the Western Weddell Sea, Antarctica; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
The memorial explorer: Developing the role of AUVs in under-ice research; IEEE Oceans
The structure and properties of sea ice and snow cover in East Antarctic pack ice; Antarctic CRC Report
The thickness distribution of sea ice and snow cover during the late Winter in the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas, Antarctica; Journal of Geophysical Research
What do Climate Scientists get up to in Antarctica?
Winter Conditions in East Antarctic Pack Ice: A Report On The 1995 HIHO HIHO Ice Drift & Deformation Experiment
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

Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre (ACE CRC); Department of Industry and Science (DoIS)
ARCNESS Development of Radar Techniques for Measuring the Snow Cover Thickness on Antarctic Sea Ice; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Improved Measurement of Antarctic Sea Ice Thickness Using Electromagnetic Induction Techniques; Department of Environment (Cwth) (DoE)
Investigation of physical and biological processes in the Antarctic sea ice zone spring using in-situ, aircraft and underwater observations; Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (DEWHA)
Investigation of sea ice physical processes in East Antarctica during early Spring; Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (DEWHA)
Large scale air-borne sea ice thickness measurements; Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (DEWHA)
Physical and biological processes associated with early season (April-May) sea ice growth and ice edge location; Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (DEWHA)

Research Candidate Supervision