Journal article

The Antarctic ozone hole during 2015 and 2016

Matthew B Tully, Andrew R Klekociuk, Paul B Krummel, H Peter Gies, Simon P Alexander, Paul J Fraser, Stuart Henderson, Robyn Schofield, Jonathon D Shanklin, Kane A Stone

Journal of Southern Hemisphere Earth Systems Science | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2019

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Antarctic Science programme

Awarded by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Atmospheric Chemistry& Dynamics Branch

Funding Acknowledgements

We acknowledge the Department of Environment and Energy for the support of this work, and the assistance of the following people: Jeff Ayton and the AAD's Antarctic Medical Practitioners in collecting the solarUVdata, BoM observers for collecting upper air measurements and the expeditioners of the British Antarctic Survey for collecting the Halley measurements. The TOMS, OMI and OMPS data used in this study are provided by the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Atmospheric Chemistry& Dynamics Branch, Code 613.3. Aura/MLS data used in this study were acquired as part of the NASA's Earth-Sun System Division and archived and distributed by the Goddard Earth Sciences (GES) Data and Information Services Center (DISC) Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC). UKMO data were obtained from the British Atmospheric Data Centre (, accessed 22 April 2020). NCEP Reanalysis-2 data were obtained from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Earth System Research laboratory, Physical Sciences Division. Part of this work was performed under Project 4293 of the Australian Antarctic Science programme. This research did not receive any specific grant funding.