iSTAR for business


Novel and innovative technologies are at the heart of this ambitious science programme.  We will pursue discussions with UK businesses to explore how these technologies may be exploited for the benefit of business, society and for economic growth

These technologies include:

  • Oversnow traverse technologies to be used during the two field seasons: 2013-14 and 2014-15
  • Deep and shallow radar
  • Shallow ice cores (10–20 m)
  • Deep ice cores (50 m)
  • Density logging
  • Seismic reflection
  • GPS stations
  • Airborne radar