Research Highlights

Scientist of the Month: Syun-Ichi Akasofu

Mon, 03/03/2014 - 14:09

The namesake of the building where IARC is housed, Syun-Ichi Akasofu is further distinguished at the organization as its Founding Director. Akasofu also served as Director of UAF’s Geophysical Institute from 1986-1999, and has been recognized widely for his significant contributions to auroral and Arctic science, and for his very extensive publications and high citation records. He published his most recent paper in the Journal of Geophysical Research in December 2013. Read More

Scientist of the Month: Soumik Basu

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 08:07

As an IARC PhD candidate, Soumik Basu uses climate models to study changes and variability in extratropical storms in a warming climate. As he works to develop his own research and scholarship, Basu also benefits the IARC and UAF traditions of leading-edge science, especially in the areas of climate dynamics and projections. Read More

Spotlight Stories

IARC Author to be Honored

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 14:15

IARC PhD candidate Chas Jones is among the thirty UAF authors who will be honored at the 2014 Authors Reception. Read More

Japanese High School Students Receive Science Experience

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 15:26

Twenty-five Suwa Seiryo High School in Japan visited the International Arctic Research Center at the beginning of March to learn about Arctic research. Read More