United States
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

Erin Pettit

Associate Professor
Oregon State University
College of Earth Ocean and Atmospheric Science
Research Interests
Glaciology (interdisciplinary: ice/ocean interactions, glacier and ice sheet dynamics, microstructure and rheology, ice core records) using acoustics, seismics, radar, GPS, borehole logging and other geophysical tools).
Antarctic Research Location(s)
McMurdo Station
RVIB Nathaniel B. Palmer
Field camp - fixed wing access
Field camp - ship access
Dry Valleys
Other Antarctic Research Location(s)
Rothera Station, Concordia Station
Research Keywords
glaciology, glacier dynamics, ice-ocean interactions, ice microstructure
NSF Antarctic Program
Antarctic Glaciology
Other NSF Antarctic Programs
Antarctic Earth Sciences
Antarctic Integrated System Science
Antarctic Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
SCAR Science Group Affiliation
Physical Sciences Group
Current SCAR Group Participation
Member of US Physical Science Representative Team