Arctic Ocean Model Intercomparison Project (AOMIP) Studies and Results

Published: 1 June 2007

A. Proshutinsky
More than 130 years ago, the Austrian Arctic explorer, Carl Weyprecht [Weyprecht and Ihne, 1913] (who discovered Franz Josef Land, an archipelago north of Russia, and who advanced a successful scheme for international cooperation in polar science”the International Polar Year concept) postulated that a number of fundamental problems of meteorology and geophysics could be solved near the Earth's poles.
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