Skip to main content

Arctic Frontiers Science: Presentations Thursday -Shipping in the North

KSAT will have two presentations as part of the Arctic Frontiers Science program in Thursday´s session "Technology needs - Shipping in the North".

Mari-Ann Moen will present new satellite sensors for improved sea ice monitoring , looking at radar technology, possibilities and limitations and will also give a glimpse of what the future has to offer.

Hans Eilif Larsen will show how satellite technology provided in Near-Real time can be used to find the open waters in the ice, supporting route planning and safer navigation for vessels. The recent project where KSAT supported the vessel Tor Viking through Northern Sea Route will be presented.

Part III: Technology needs - Shipping in the North

Location: UIT - SVHUM B1005

16.00: "New Satellite Sensors For Improved Sea Ice Monitoring"

Mari-Ann Moen ,KSAT

16:20: "Ship Route Planning In Arctic Ice Infested Waters Using Near-Real-Time Satellite Image Products"

Hans Eilif Larsen, KSAT