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Greenland Ice Sheet and Dynamic Response to Global Warming
Dr. Konrad Steffen, Director of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), University of Colorado, Boulder
 
date:7:30PM   to   9:00PM   US Central (GMT −0600)
Friday, April 9, 2010
 
length:1 hour, 30 minutes
 
location:McMurtry Auditorium, Duncan Hall
 
sponsor:Center for the Study of Environment and Society & The Swiss Consulate
 
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Dr. Konrad Steffen, well-known Swiss scientist, is the Director of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at the University of Colorado, Boulder. For over three decades, he has led field expeditions to the Greenland Ice Sheet, Antarctica, and other Arctic regions to measure the dynamic response of ice masses under a warming climate. His work is responsible for a large part of the instrumentation that monitors changing conditions on the Greenland Ice Sheet. He has published over 80 research papers in peer-reviewed journals, and his research has been featured on television, radio, and in many popular magazines.

 
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