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EPICA Dome C electronic control system
Authors: Panichi S, Querci M, Arrighi C, Lefebvre E, Frascati F, Armeni M, Benamati G, Augustin L, Antonelli A and Nucci S
Year: 2007
Periodical/Journal: Annals of Glaciology
Volume: 47
Number: 1
Page Range: 134-140
Abstract: A new deep drill has been developed within the framework of the European Programme for Ice Coring in Antarctica (EPICA). Several versions of the EPICA drill exist. The version used at Dome Concordia (75o06'1"S, 123o23'71"E) was operated with a new electronic control system developed by the Ente per le Nuove tecnologie, l'Energia e l'Ambiente (ENEA) Research Center in Brasimone, Italy. This electronic control system was used for the first time during the 1997/98 Antarctic summer season.
DOI: 10.3189/172756407786857749
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