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Steffen, Konrad Professor Emerita/Emeritus

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  • Dr. Steffen's research focuses on the study of processes related to climate, cryospheric interaction, and sea level rise in Polar Regions based on in-situ and satellite observations. He is actively involved in the WMO/WCRP and IPCC assessment of global sea level change and sensitivity studies of large ice sheets using in situ and modeling results.

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  • Arctic climate change, ice sheet mass balance, sea level rise, Antarctic ice shelf stability

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