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Project ID: EVK2-CT-2000-00069
Funded under: FP5-EESD
Country: Austria

Methodology of glacier tachometric surveys in the field

New, precise and simple "touch-and-go" technique for measuring glacier (frontal) velocities using laser rangefinder and dGPS records of the fast-sea-ice translation. INSAR velocities of 9 test glaciers in the Höhe Tauern, Svalbard and Novaya Zemlya test sites were validated during the field surveys with the total duration of 2.5 weeks.

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JOANNEUM RESEARCH
Wastiangasse 6
A-8010 Graz
Austria
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