Journal article

Sea ice floes dissipate the energy of steep ocean waves

A Toffoli, LG Bennetts, MH Meylan, C Cavaliere, A Alberello, J Elsnab, JP Monty

Geophysical Research Letters | AMER GEOPHYSICAL UNION | Published : 2015


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by Australian Antarctic Science Program

Awarded by U.S. Office of Naval Research

Funding Acknowledgements

The Universities of Melbourne and Newcastle funded the experiments. The Australian Research Council funds an early-career fellowship for L.G.B. (DE130101571) and a midcareer fellowship for J.P.M. (FT120100409). The Australian Antarctic Science Program provides support for L.G.B. (project 4123). M.H.M. acknowledges support from the U.S. Office of Naval Research (project N00014-13-1-0290). The experimental data used for this study may be obtained from the corresponding author (email: