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BAS Hot Water drills
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Hodgson DA, Bentley MJ, Smith JA, Klepacki J, Makinson K, Smith AM, Saw K, Scherer R, Powell R, Tulaczyk S, Rose M, Pearce D, Mowlem M, Keen P, Siegert MJ . 2016 . Technologies for retrieving sediment cores in Antarctic subglacial settings, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Volume 374, doi: 10.1098/rsta.2015.0056 2016
Magiopoulos I, McQuillan JS, Burd CL, Mowlem M, Tsaloglou M.-N. . 2016 . A multi-parametric assessment of decontamination protocols for the subglacial Lake Ellsworth probe, Journal of Microbiological Methods, Volume 123, Pages 87-93, doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2016.02.012 2016
Makinson K, Pearce D, Hodgson DA, Bentley MJ, Smith AM, Tranter M, Rose M, Ross N, Mowlem M, Parnell J, Siegert MJ . 2016 . Clean subglacial access: prospects for future deep hot-water drilling, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Volume 374, Pages 1-14, doi: 10.1098/rsta.2014.0304 2016
Mowlem M, Saw K, Brown R, Waugh E, Cardwell CL, Wyatt J, Magiopoulos I, Keen P, Campbell J, Rundle N, Gkritzalis-Papadopoulos A . 2016 . Probe technologies for clean sampling and measurement of subglacial lakes, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Volume 374, doi: 10.1098/rsta.2015.0267 2016
Makinson K, Anker PGD . 2014 . The BAS ice-shelf hot-water drill: design, methods and tools, Annals of Glaciology, Volume 55, Number 68, Pages 44-52, doi: 10.3189/2014AoG68A030 2014
Siegert MJ, Makinson K, Blake D, Mowlem M and Ross N . 2014 . An assessment of deep hot-water drilling as a means to undertake direct measurement and sampling of Antarctic subglacial lakes: experience and lessons learned from the Lake Ellsworth field season 2012/13, Annals of Glaciology, Volume 55, Number 65, Pages 59-73, doi: 10.3189/2014AoG65A008 2014
Makinson K . 1994 . BAS hot water drilling on Ronne Ice Shelf, Antarctica, Memoirs of National Institute of Polar Research, Special Issue No. 49, Pages 192-202 1994
Makinson K . 1993 . The BAS hot water drill: development and current design, Cold Regions Science and Technology, Volume 22, Pages 121-132 1993
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