Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to attend a field course at the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS). It was an amazing and unforgettable experience - with the added bonus of providing me with useful skills and techniques that I will use throughout my Ph.D. program. As a Ph.D.
Last week, EU-PolarNet convened 50 experts in La Cristalera, a conference facility which the Autonomous University of Madrid owns in Miraflores de la Sierra to develop and draft white papers on Polar research topics of high societal relevance.
Sailing expedition from St. John’s to southern Greenland and up the west coast to Upernavik (farther north, if time and conditions allow). CTD profiles in fjords to compliment additional cruises in our effort to understand ice sheet-ocean interactions.