Earth Institute Research Projects

Greenland Projects

By Project Name By Startdate By Enddate By Location
Collaborative Research Reconstruction of Carbon Monoxide in the Pre-Industrial Arctic Atmosphere from Ice Cores at Summit, Greenland 1/1/15 12/31/18 North America ; Arctic ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Assessing the impact of Arctic Sea Ice Variability on the Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Mass and Energy Balance 2/23/16 7/31/17 Arctic Ocean ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Closing the Gaps in Climate Models' Surface Albedo Schemes of Processes Award Abstract #1713072 Collaborative Research: Closing the Gaps in Climate Models' Surface Albedo Schemes of Processes 9/15/17 8/31/20 Arctic ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Framework: Data: Toward Exascale Community Ocean Circulation Modeling 11/1/18 10/31/22 Arctic ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Ice sheet sensitivity in a changing Arctic system - using geologic data and modeling to test the stable Greenland Ice Sheet hypothesis 9/1/15 8/31/19 Arctic ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Refreezing in the firn of the Greenland Ice Sheet: Spatiotemporal variability and implications for ice sheet mass balance 9/1/16 8/31/19 Arctic ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Testing Artic Ice Sheet Sensitivity to Abrupt Climate Change 9/1/14 8/31/19 Arctic ; Greenland
Combining Altimetry with Electromagnetic and Regional-climate Models to Improve Radar and Lidar Altimetry Estimates over the Greenland Ice Sheet 3/1/17 2/28/21 Arctic ; Greenland
From the Ice Sheet to the Sea: An Interdisciplinary Study of the Impact of Extreme Melt on Ocean Stratification and Productivity near West Greenland 2/4/16 2/2/18 Arctic ; Greenland ; West Greenland Ice Sheet
Helheim Glacier / Sermilik Fjord Research Collaboration 4/1/19 3/31/23 Arctic ; Greenland
Iced sheet Sliding Constrained by Assimilation of Stratigraphic Data 9/1/13 8/31/18 Arctic ; Greenland
Investigating the influence of subglacial hydrologic conditions on seasonal velocity in Northwest Gr 9/1/15 8/31/18 Arctic ; Greenland
NNA Track 1: Predicting coastal responses to a changing Greenland ice sheet 9/1/19 8/31/23 Arctic ; Greenland ; Nuuk ; Tasiilaq ; Aasiaat ; Kullorsuaq
Quantifying Greenland Ice Sheet Dimensions During Past Warm Periods: A Novel Approach Using Cosmogenic Isotopes 9/1/12 8/31/15 Global ; Greenland
MRI-R2: Development of an ice Imaging System for Monitoring Changing Ice Sheets Mounted on the NYANG LC-130 4/1/14 6/30/15 Antarctica ; Greenland
Subcontract: A Peek at the Past of Greenland Ice Sheet using Radar Layers and Modeling 2/22/17 9/30/19 Arctic ; Greenland
Subcontract: Joint Radar and Model Investigations of Greenland Basal Water Conditions 7/1/16 6/30/19 Arctic ; Greenland
Subduction and Eduction of Continental Crust Europe ; Norway ; Liverpool Land, Greenland ; Sweden
Understanding the fundamental processes controlling the surface mass balance of the Greenland ice sheet and improving estimates 4/1/16 3/31/18 Arctic ; Greenland
Wave Breaking in High Winds and its Effects on the Air-Sea Exchange of Gasses of Varying Solubility 9/1/15 1/31/18 Arctic Ocean ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Earth Venture Suborbital -2 Oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) 4/10/15 3/27/20 Arctic ; Greenland
Collaborative Research: Linking Sea Ice and Snow Cover Changes to Greenland Mass Balance through Stratospheric and Tropospheric Pathways 8/1/19 8/31/22 Arctic ; Greenland Ice Sheet
EAGER: Exploring a Community Driven Data-model Framework for Testing the Stability of the Greenland Ice Sheet 9/1/18 8/31/20 Arctic ; Greenland Ice Sheet
GreenDrill: The response of the northern Greenland Ice Sheet to Arctic Warmth - Direct constraints from sub-ice bedrock 10/1/20 9/30/24 North America ; Greenland Ice Sheet