From the DAMOCLES to ACCESS Projects (Sixth & Seventh EU Framework Programmes 2005-2015) IAOOS – An Advanced Arctic Ocean Observing System (2011-2019)

  • Jean-Claude Gascard
Part of the Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht book series (BEITRÄGE, volume 235)


The Arctic domain is primarily composed of an ocean surrounded by continents. We are aware of the very important role the World Ocean has in general on the earth’s climate. The Arctic Ocean plays a very significant role in climatology because of powerful feedback mechanisms such as the albedo, the main cause of global warming amplification in Arctic regions.


Arctic Ocean Arctic Shelf Access Project Beaufort Gyre Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer 
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© Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V. 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean-Claude Gascard
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  1. 1.Université Pierre et Marie Curie/Centre national de la recherche scientifiqueParisFrance

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