Week 2: Working with satellite data and ground-based measurements of the ice sheet
The methods and technologies for observing Greenland ice sheets from space.
An overview on the types of measurements possible from satellites and the technologies and techniques involved.
A look at the Crysosat-2 mission launched in 2010 and how it measures changes in ice thickness.
Ground based measurements in Greenland part 1.
Ground based measurements in Greenland part 2.
How ground based data can be used to validate albedo measurements
How GPS is used to validate ice sheet dynamics