Jeffrey Welker

Jeffrey Welker
University of Alaska Anchorage, UArctic & University of Oulu
Role / Position
UArctic Research Chair, Professor of Arctic Ecology and Biogeochemistry
Atmosphere, Biogeochemistry, Ecosystem, Modelling, Ocean, Remote Sensing, Sea Ice,
Participating Remotely,
My tasks on MOSAiC
Quantify the water vapor and precipitation isotopes from the Polarstern and an adjoining set of land-based stations surrounding the Arctic Ocean
My biggest challenge
To measure simultaneously, in real time the transport of water vapor within, into and out of the Arctic using advanced technology.
I am most excited about
The complexity of the system, the quiet and the remoteness of the region.