Britney Schmidt with Icefin after last Thwaites dive

Britney Schmidt with Icefin after last Thwaites dive

 

ITGC researchers Britney Schmidt (l.) and Andy Mullen retrieve the robotic submarine Icefin after its last dive to the seafloor foundations of Thwaites Glacier. Icefin was engineered in Schmidt's lab at Georgia Tech. Credit: International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration / Georgia Tech-Schmidt / Dichek

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College of Sciences, News Room, Research Horizons

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Research, Engineering, Environment, Robotics
Keywords
Antarctica, Antarctica Research, Thwaites Glacier, grounding line, grounding zone, Instability, autonomous undersea vehicles, Autonomous Underwater Vehicle, auv, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (Auvs), Sea-level rise, Sealevel, sea level rise, climate change, Global Warming Climate Change, Global Warming Research
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jan 29, 2020 - 8:29am
  • Last Updated: Jan 29, 2020 - 8:29am