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Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz  

Swiss Committee on Polar
and High Altitude Research

A Committee of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences



Antarctic Research

Swiss Research Projects

Prof. Rainer Wieler, Dept. Earth Sciences, ETH Zürich

Landscape evolution in Antarctica studied with cosmogenic nuclides

Chronology of Glaciations with in-situ Cosmogenic Noble Gases and Radionuclides

Dr. Christian Rixen, Institut für Schnee- und Lawinenforschung SLF / WSL, Davos International Tundra Experiment
Prof. Thomas Stocker, Climate and Environmental Physics Institute, University of Bern EPICA "European Project for Ice Coring in Antarctica" (completed project)
Prof. Martin Funk , Versuchsanstalt für Wasserbau, Hydrologie und Glaziologie (VAW), ETH Zürich The role of basal control on the flow of the Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: An inverse modeling approach


Swiss Committee on Polar and High Altitude Research

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SCNAT - Swiss Academy of Sciences