ESSIC Assistant Research Scientist Sinead Farrell was co-author of a paper on current Arctic sea ice thickness conditions, published in Geophysical Research Letters, November 19. The study examines the conditions of sea ice in the western Arctic in March 2009-2013, using new data collected by NASA's IceBridge airborne mission.
Richter-Menge, J. A., and S. L. Farrell (2013), Arctic sea ice conditions in spring 2009–2013 prior to melt,
Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, doi:10.1002/2013GL058011.