30 April 2013Spring 2013 Ice Bits Newsletter Now Available
Ice Bits is the quarterly newsletter of IDPO and IDDO activities.
29 April 2013Registration Now Open: 7th International Workshop on Ice Drilling Technology
Registration and abstract submission is now open for the workshop. Deadline is 30 June 2013.
27 February 2013Reminder: 4-March Deadline for Requesting Ice Drilling Support for NSF Antarctic Research Proposals
The NSF 2013 Antarctic Research (13-527) proposal deadline is April 15, 2013. You must contact IceDrill@dartmouth.edu by MARCH 4, 2013 if your proposal requires any kind of ice drilling or ice coring support from the IDDO group at UW-Madison.
17 December 2012Press Release - Innovations in Ice Drilling Enable Abrupt Climate Change Discoveries
A revolutionary drilling system leads to the retrieval of additional ice for evidence of abrupt climate change from the Antarctic Ice Sheet.MORE NEWS »
If you are preparing a proposal that includes any kind of support from the IDPO/IDDO, you must contact IDPO ( IceDrill@Dartmouth.edu ) at least six weeks before you submit your proposal to obtain a Letter of Support and a Scope of Work/Cost Estimate, both of which must be included in your proposal.
Information and resources for the ice drilling science and technology communities.
- Ice Drilling Services for NSF Proposals
- Ice Drilling Services for non-NSF Proposals
- Field Project Support Requirements Form
- End-of-Season Project Support Eval Form
- Long Range Science Plan
- Long Range Drilling Technology Plan
- Equipment Inventory
- Equipment in Development
- Future Plans/Schedule for the DISC Drill
- Outreach Support
- Library of Ice Drilling Literature
The U.S. Ice Drilling Program conducts integrated planning for the ice drilling science and technology communities, and provides drilling technology and operational support that enables the community to advance the frontiers of climate and environmental science.