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PIPS 3.0 Ice model Improvements
Planned PIPS 3.0 Ice model Improvements (after Bitz et al.,
Multi-category vs. single category thickness distribution.
Multiple layers vs. single layer, allowing:
non-linear vertical ice temperature profile.
vertically varying salinity.
The addition of a snow layer.
Brine pocket parameterization.
Assimilation of ice motion and satellite derived ice concentration
data (follow the link below for more information).
For information on the PIPS 3.0 Ice Motion Assimilation
Project, by Dr. Don Stark - click
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