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Glacier radar sounding using multiple-frequency bands
Author(s): Svein-Erik Hamran; Jon Ove Hagen; Rune S. Odegard
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Paper Abstract

A glacier consists of physical structures covering a large span of length scales. The different scales can be mapped using different radar frequencies. The bottom topography is mapped using HF frequencies (5 - 20 MHz). The internal structure is seen at UHF frequencies (100 - 500 MHz). The snow cover and firn layers can be mapped with frequencies around 1 GHz.

Paper Details

Date Published: 27 April 2000
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 4084, Eighth International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar, (27 April 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.383566
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Svein-Erik Hamran, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (Norway)
Jon Ove Hagen, Univ. of Oslo (Norway)
Rune S. Odegard, Hogskolen i Gjovik (Norway)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4084:
Eighth International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar
David A. Noon; Glen F. Stickley; Dennis Longstaff, Editor(s)

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