About the Project
Project Partners

The GlobICE Project is funded by the European Space Agency and developed by a consortium of eight partners listed below.

Project partners click here for the GlobICE Project Partners' Site.

European Space Agency
Harwell Centre
Contact: Pascal Lecomte
Project client and provider of radar image data from the ERS SAR and ENVISAT ASAR archives.
Mullard Space Science Laboratory
University College London
Contact: Steve Baker
Prime Contractor for the project, project management, software engineering lead, and software implementation (main GlobICE processor).
Kongsberg Spacetec
Contact: Tove Tennvassas
Software implementation (Java Client, Operational Processing).
Centre for Polar Observation & Modelling
University College London
Contact: Seymour Laxon
Science Team leader, Validation and Model Integration, and system design consultants.
UK Met Office
Contact: Jeff Ridley
User Group leader, Validation and Model Integration, with expertise in climate modelling.
Intitut Française de Research pour l'Exploitation de la Mer
Contact: Fanny Ardhuin
Provider of initial sea ice drift vectors for product generation. GlobIce product validation.
Planetary Visions
Planetary Visions
Contact: Philip Eales
Developers of the promotional website, including tutorial text and 3D graphics.
University of Alberta
Contact: Christian Haas
Phase-2 Validation Group leader.
Ocean Atmosphere Systems
Contact: Michael Karcher
Phase-3 Model Integration.