Alaska Satellite Facility
Delivering Remote Sensing Data Since 1991

Credits

Tell me and I will forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I will understand."
- Chinese Proverb

With special thanks to...
Dr. Frank Carsey, 1995-1997 Chief Scientist of the Alaska SAR Facility, for direction and encouragement, and
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, officials and teachers for cooperation, direction, and participation in both formal and informal assessment and review, and
UAF School of Education, for beginning and completing Glacier Power with us.


Lead Author & Editor-in-Chief

Donna Sandberg, ASF Education Outreach Team Leader
Alaska Satellite Facility (ASF)


Artists, Writers, Research & Assistant Writing

Animations, Computer Art

Ben Barton, Computer Art Student
University of Alaska Fairbanks


Cartoons, Legend of Miner Ed, & Glacier Anatomy

Donna Redhead
Freelance Author/Illustrator
Fairbanks, Alaska


Glacier Illustrations

Amy Stubsjoen
Freelance Artist
Fairbanks, Alaska

Erica Herbert
Freelance Artist
Fairbanks, Alaska


Author of Lesson Plans

Claude (Chip) McMillan III, Professor
School of Education, UAF


Vocabulary Exercises

Amy Bethune
Student Assistant
ASF Science Division
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Glacier Detectives

Shelly Worley
Graduate Student Assistant
ASF Science Division
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Dave Sanches

Research Technician
ASF Operations Division
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Advisors & Contributors

Science Content Specialist

Dr. Craig Lingle, Glaciologist
ASF Science Division
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Science Advisors

Dr. William Harrison,
Prof. of Glaciology & Geophysics
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Dr. Keith Echelmeyer,
Prof. of Glaciology & Geophysics
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Dr. Nettie La Belle-Hamer, ASF Director
Alaska Satellite Facility
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Education Advisors

Dennis Schall, Professor
School of Education, UAF

Claude (Chip) McMillan III, Professor
School of Education, UAF

Neal Brown, Professor
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Tom George, ASF Planning Manager
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Other Advisors
Terry P. Dickey, Education Coordinator
University of Alaska Museum


Geophysical Institute/UAF Contributors

Kristina Ahlnas, Remote Sensing Specialist (retired)
ASF Science Division

Dennis R. Fatland, Ph.D. Candidate
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Rick Guritz, ASF Technology
ASF Science Division

Bob Huebert, Viz Systems Analyst
Alaska Region Supercomputing Center

Dr. Craig Lingle, Glaciologist
ASF Science Division

Matt Nolan, Ph.D. Candidate
Geophysical Institute, UAF

James Roush, Graduate Research Assistant

Mike Shindle, Graduate Student Assistant
ASF Science Division


Other Contributors

-Austin Post Collection, USGS
-Dr. Juerg Alean
-Harvey Bowers
-Dr. Sue A. Ferguson
-Dr. Dorothy Hall
-Dr. Michael Hambrey
-Rod March, USGS
-Dr. Bruce Molnia
-Ron Rose
-Gordin Q. Robin
-Robert P. Sharp


Implementation Team

Implementation Team Leader

Allison Kipple, World Wide Web Designer
Alaska SAR Facility
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Implementation Team

Dan LaSota, Microcomputer Specialist
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Matt Barkdull, Microcomputer Specialist
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Jeff Beiderbeck, Microcomputer Specialist
Geophysical Institute, UAF


Video & Sound Engineering

Jim Desrochers, Video Engineer
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Rick Guritz, ASF Technology
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Joe Riley, TV Producer, Director, Sound Engineer
KUAC Public TV and Radio
University of Alaska Fairbanks


Clerical Support

Monica Court, Desktop Publisher
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Cheryl Stahl, Word Processor
Geophysical Institute, UAF

Cheryl Katje, ASF User Services Consultant
Geophysical Institute, UAF



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Get SAR Data

Get SAR Data

Select and download SAR data online using Vertex.

Use the ASF API for downloading SAR data via a command line.