BE-OI Publications

# 2: Is there 1.5 million-year old ice near Dome C, Antarctica?

Paper by Frédéric Parrenin and others in "The Cryosphere" doi: 10.5194/tc-2017-69

# 1: Geothermal heat flux and basal melt rate in the Dome C region inferred from radar reflectivity and thermal modelling

Paper by Olivier Passalacqua and others in "The Cryosphere" doi: 10.5194/tc-2017-23



Publications with BE-OI contribution

High resolution boundary conditions of an old ice target near Dome C, Antarctica

Paper by Young and others in "The Cryosphere", doi: 10.5194/tc-2016-169

Publications of relevance for BE-OI objectives

Where to find 1.5 million year old ice for the IPICS "Oldest-Ice" ice core?

Paper by Fischer and others in "Climate of the Past", 9, 2489-2505, 2013, which lays the foundation for BE-OI's search strategy.

The SUBGLACIOR drilling probe: concept and design

Paper by Alemany and others in "Annals of Glaciology" 55(68), 2014, doi: 10.3189/2014AoG68A026, which describes the principle concept and design of the SUBGLACIOR drilling probe.

Deep radiostratigraphy of the East Antarctic plateau: connecting the Dome C and Vostok ice core sites

Paper by Cavitte and others in "Journal of Glaciology", Volume 62, Issue 232, April 2016, pp. 323-334

Radar stratigraphy connecting Lake Vostok and Dome C, East Antarctica, constrains the EPICA/DMC ice core time scale

Paper by Cavitte and others in "The Cryosphere Discuss.", 7, 321-342, doi: 10.5194/tcd-7-321-2013

Critical porosity of gas enclosure in polar firn independent of climate

Paper by Schaller others in "Climate of the Past", 13, 1685-1693, 2017, showing that the critical porosity is a climate-independent constant.