Problems of Sea Ice Radar Monitoring from Drilling platforms in THE
Moscow Power Engineering Institute (National Research
Institute of Space Research, RAS
The paper is received on July 7, 2014
In this paper, available data on propagation of radio waves in the Arctic
region are analyzed and scattering of radio waves by the sea surface and ice is
studied in the light of requirements for radar monitoring of ice.
Key words: propagation of radio
waves, Arctic region, radars, monitoring of ice and icebergs.