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13.09 - 24.09.2016
Karthaus, northern Italy
Contact person:
J. Oerlernans   

The course provides a basic introduction to the dynamics of glaciers and ice sheets with a focus on ice-climate interactions. Topics include: continuum mechanics, sliding and hydraulics, numerical modelling, polar meteorology, ice-ocean interaction, ice cores, interaction of ice sheets with the solid earth, etc. The course is meant for Ph.D. students that work on a glaciology-related climate project. Some places are available for junior scientists.

Deadline for applications is 23 May 2016.

For more information, see the course website.