United States
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

Paul Mayewski

Full Professor
University of Maine
Climate Change Institute
Research Interests
Paul Mayewski is a glaciologist and climate scientist with extensive field experience throughout Antarctica. He founded and led the International Trans Antarctic Scientific Expeditions (ITASE) and many other smaller traverse and ice coring projects. His research addresses past, modern and future climate and changes in the chemistry of the atmosphere over the Antarctic and other polar and remote regions.
Antarctic Research Location(s)
McMurdo Station
Palmer Station
Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
Field camp - fixed wing access
Field camp - helicopter access
Field camp - ship access
Cape Crozier
Dry Valleys
Mount Erebus
Research Keywords
glaciology, climate change, atmospheric chemistry,
NSF Antarctic Program
Antarctic Glaciology
Other NSF Antarctic Programs
Antarctic Glaciology
SCAR Science Group Affiliation
Physical Sciences Group
Current SCAR Group Participation
Not currently