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EastGrip - The East Greenland Ice-core Project > Partners

The EGRIP project is a highly international project. The nations participate in the science proportionally to their contribution to the logistics.

The nations contributing with more than 5 million DKK are considered ‘major’ partners of the project and include Denmark, Germany, Japan, Norway, US, France (funding has been applied for), and Switzerland. In addition, Italy, China, South Korea, Sweden, and Iceland have expressed interest in participating as ‘small’ partners with minor logistical contributions and more specialized science projects.

From some nations, there are several research groups that contribute to the EGRIP science goals. However, each nation has only one member of the Scientific Steering Committee (SC) who coordinates the work on a national basis. The list below shows the national SC representatives for each partner nation.

Nation 

Steering Committee
member name

Steering Committee
member address

China
Cunde Xiao

State Key Laboratory of Cryospheric Sciences, Institute of Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute (CAREERI), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Lanzhou.

Denmark

Dorthe Dahl-Jensen

Centre for Ice and Climate
Niels Bohr Institute
Juliane Maries Vej 30
DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø
Denmark

France

Fabien Gillet-Chaulet

Le Laboratoire de Glaciologie et Géophysique de l’Environnement (LGGE)
54, rue Molière, BP 96
F-38402 Saint-Martin d’Hères cedex
France

Germany

Ilka Weikusat

Alfred-Wegener-Institute
Columbusstrasse
27568 Bremerhaven
Germany

Iceland
Árný Sveinbjörnsdóttir

Institute of Earth Sciences
University of Iceland
Sturlugata 7
IS-107 Reykjavik
Iceland

Italy
Carlo Barbante

Institute for the Dynamics of Environmental Processes - CNR

Department of Earth System Science and Environmental Technologies

via Torino, 155

30172 Venice-Mestre

Italy


Japan

Kumiko Goto-Azuma

National Institute of Polar Research
10-3 Midori-cho
Tachikawa
Tokyo 190-8518
Japan

Norway

Kerim H. Nisancioglu

Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research
Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen
Allegaten 70
5007 Bergen
Norway

South Korea

Soon Do Hur

Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI)
26, Songdomirae-ro
Yeonsu-gu
Incheon
Korea

South Korea

Jinho Ahn

Laboratory for Ice Core and Paleoclimate
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Seoul National University
599 Kwanak-ro, Kwanak-gu
Seoul 151742
Korea

Sweden

Margareta Hansson

Department of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology
Stockholm University
S-10691 Stockholm
Sweden

Switzerland

Thomas Stocker

University Bern
Climate and Environmental Physics
Sidlerstrasse 5
CH-3012 Bern
Switzerland

USA

Jim White

Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research
University of Colorado
Boulder, Colorado 80309
USA

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