Past and present IARC research projects by general topic.

Atmosphere

Carbon Cycle

  • Influence of Arctic Vegetation on the Climate System—PI: David McGuire
  • Monitoring of CO2 Emission in a Black Spruce Forest, Akaska—PI: Yongwon Kim
  • Siberian Shelf Study—PI: Igor Semiletov

Fire

Humans

Hydrology

Lower Trophic

Marine Chemistry

  • Collaborative Research: GEOTRACES Arctic Section: Spatial Variability of lead concentrations and isotopic compositions in the western Arctic basins—PI: Rob Rember
  • Collaborative Research: US GEOTRACES PMT: Pb and Cr isotopes—PI: Rob Rember
  • US GEOTRACES Arctic Section: Characterization, Sampling and Analysis of the Sea Ice Environment in the Arctic Ocean—PI: Rob Rember

Modeling

Monitoring

Paleoclimate

Permafrost

Remote Sensing

Sea Ice

Snow

  • Development of a New Algorithm of Snow Depth and Carbon Dynamics—PI: Yongwon Kim
  • Estimation of Snowfall and Snow Distributions in Alaska and the Pan-Arctic—PI: Jessica Cherry
  • Improving Near-Surface Hydroclimate Estimation through Snow Physics/Dynamics Refinement in a Global Climate Model—PI: Kazuyuki Saito
  • Snow Cover and Biology in the Arctic—PI: David McGuire

Synthesis