Artic Reserch

Daily updated Arctic sea ice maps and extents available

IARC-JAXA Research Directory (IJ-Dir) can provide time series AMSR data and meta data of observation in the Arctic, also shows information of detected wild fire on the satellite data.

Welcome to IJIS

The IARC-JAXA Information System (IJIS) is a geoinformatics facility for satellite image analysis and computational modeling/visualization in support of international collaboration in Arctic and global change research at the International Arctic Research Center in cooperation with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).

The use of the IJIS is limited to the researchers authorized by JAXA (IJIS Users). If you are interested in using IJIS, please read "Qualification for IJIS Users."

Research

Arctic Ocean Field Campaign

Arctic Ocean Field Campaign
Linkages between freshwater discharges, sea-ice conditions and primary productivity and climate changes in the sub arctic marginal seas and Arctic Ocean

[August 9, 2007]

Placement of Sea

Placement of Sea-ice drifting buoys in the Bering Sea in February 2007
[May, 2007]

Linkages between freshwater discharges, sea-ice conditions and primary productivity and climate changes in the sub arctic marginal seas and Arctic Ocean

To use IJIS

Before visiting IARC, IJIS Users are recommended to read precautions in this page. We also provide useful supporting tools for IJIS Users

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