Amundsen and Bellingshausen Sector Working Group



The Amundsen and Bellingshausen Sector Working Group will assist delivery of coordinated and, where possible, standardised observations of essential physical, chemical and biological variables in the Amundsen and Bellingshausen Sector in the Southern Ocean in support of SOOS objectives. 

The WG is open for involvement to anyone working in the Amundsen sean and Bellingshausen region. Contact Anna Wåhlin, Tae-Wan Kim, Bastien QuestePovl Abrahamsen or Patricia Yager to register your interest.


Current WG Activities

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This WG is open to all interested participants, please contact the Co-Chairs if you wish to be involved. This working group is currently building membership

Name Affiliation Nationality Expertise WG Role
Anna Wåhlin University of Gothenburg Sweden Physical oceanography Co-Chair
Tae-Wan Kim Korea Polar Research Institute Korea   Co-Chair
Bastien Queste University of East Anglia UK Physical Oceangraphy Co-Chair
Povl Abrahamsen British Antarctic Survey UK Physical Oceangraphy Co-Chair
Patricia L Yager       Co-Chair


Contributing Field and Modeling Activities

Active Projects

Dates Project Principal Investigator
Ongoing The International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration (ITGC) UK-US

Robotic Observations and Modelling of the Marginal Ice Zone (ROAM-MIZ)

A. Wahlin


Completed Projects

Dates Project Principal Investigator

Towards an improved heat budget for the floating glaciers in Antarctica

A. Wahlin


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