Antarctic Research Centre

Antarctic Tasmania

Antarctic Research Centre

The Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre is one of the world’s leading climate research centres.  Research at the ACE CRC also addresses issues of global significance relating to ocean circulation, sea-level rise, extreme storm events, ocean uptake of carbon dioxide and sustainable harvest of Southern Ocean resources.  It is a focus for many international collaborations in Antarctic and Southern Ocean research. 

Specific disciplines covered by ACE CRC research include:

  • Antarctic and oceans law and policy
  • biogeochemistry
  • climate, ocean, sea-ice and ecosystem modelling
  • glaciology
  • meteorology
  • paleoclimate research
  • oceanography.

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