The 8th International Ice Drill Symposium – Københavns Universitet

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The 8th International Ice Drill Symposium



Ice drills are crucial to access ice for climate research and other studies of the water and basal conditions under glaciers, ice caps and ice sheets. The ice related research especially related to understand the past and present climate will improve our ability to predict the impacts under future climate changes. New techniques are rapidly evolving within ice drills and include rapid access drills, replicate drilling and thermal and hot water drilling. This symposium presents a timely opportunity to show recent advances in our knowledge and technological capabilities in ice drilling technology. In addition, the symposium will include the ice drill related themes like ice core handling, borehole logging and ice camp logistics. 

For more information about the Ice Drill Symposium, please visit the website: NBI event website or contact: icedrillsymposium@nbi.ku.dk