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Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center

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Resource Type

  1. Center


  1. Resource Description
    Named in honor of one of America's most famous explorers, the Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center of The Ohio State University is recognized internationally as a leader in polar and alpine research. The Center's research programs are conducted throughout the world. Research at the Center focuses on the role of cold regions in the global climate system, with major themes focused on: Climatic reconstruction of glacial and post-glacial times; polar ice-sheets: dynamics, history and ice-atmosphere interactions; high-latitude landform evolution, soils and hydrology; geologic evolution of Antarctica; investigations of ocean dynamics and environmental-chemical processes; and the history of polar exploration. To see all the resources that fall under Byrd Polar and its sub-areas please click the Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center Collection link at the bottom of the page.
  2. Contact
    Bryd Contact
  3. Affiliation
    College of Arts and Sciences
  4. Affiliation
    Office of Research
  5. Website(s)
  6. Secondary affiliation
    Goldthwait Polar Library
  7. Secondary affiliation
    Byrd Polar Machine Shop
  8. Secondary affiliation
    Polar Archives
  9. Secondary affiliation
    Polar Rock Repository
  10. Secondary affiliation
    Sediment Core Repository & Lab
  11. Secondary affiliation
    Byrd Polar Education & Outreach Team
  12. Secondary affiliation
    Ice Core Paleoclimatology Laboratory
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    The eagle-i Consortium is supported by NIH Grant #5U24RR029825-02 / Copyright 2016