Subsurface conditions in Himalayan Glaciers – implications for outburst flood risk predication.

Period: 2014-2016

Research involved: Developing new (and adapting existing) tools to determine the internal structure and geotechnical properties of debris covered glaciers and moraines. Including ERT, refraction seismics, GPR and satellite imagery analysis.

  • People: Sarah Thompson, Doug Benn
  • Institute: University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)
  • Funding: Marie Curie IEF
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