Signal preservation

Chair and co-chair(s): Patricia Martinerie, Hans Christian Steen-Larsen

The most important tasks for the Beyond EPICA ice core project in the Signal preservation consortium are:

♦ Put together available data on signal preservation from the bottom part of ice cores

♦ Controlled ice diffusion experiment

♦ Effect of storage

♦ Monitor new science on chemical alteration of mineral

♦ The effect of grain

♦ Improve accumulation rate estimates

♦ Map relevant physical processes affecting the snow surface climate signal

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