Pictures of the 2017 field campaign to Nordenskiöldbreen, Svalbard, are now online!
An electronic copy of my PhD-thesis, defended in 2014, can be found here!
|Name:||Ward van Pelt|
|Email:||ward.van.pelt @ geo.uu.se|
|Date of Birth:||March 10, 1985|
|Place of Birth:||Vlissingen, The Netherlands|
|Since 2017||Researcher at the University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden|
|2015-2016||Postdoctoral researcher at the University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden|
|2014||Research fellow at the Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI), Tromsø, Norway|
|2009-2014||Ph.D. candidate at the Institute for Marine and Atmospheric research Utrecht (IMAU), University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
Thesis: Modelling the dynamics and boundary processes of Svalbard glaciers
|2009||Summer school Ice Sheets and Glaciers in the Climate System in Karthaus, Italy|
|2008||Exchange student at the School of Meteorology, Oklahoma University, United States of America|
|2006-2009||M.Sc. (cum laude) in Meteorology, Physical Oceanography and Climate at the University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Thesis: Modeling the mass balance of the Morteratsch glacier, Switzerland
|2003-2006||B.Sc. in Physics and Astronomy at the University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands|
|1997-2003||Pre-university education at SSG Scheldemond, Vlissingen, The Netherlands|
|2011-2017||Annual field campaigns to Nordenskiöldbreen, Svalbard (Spring 2011-2017). Field activities include servicing an AWS, installing GPSs, stake measurements, snow profiling and radar measurements.|
|2014||Field work around Kongsfjorden, Svalbard (Spring 2014). Field activities: stake readings, AWS maintenance, snow pits, radar measurements, installing GPSs and snow depth probing|
|2017||Co-teacher Bachelor course Landscape Development at Uppsala University|
|2016-2017||Co-teacher Master course Glaciology and Landscape Processes at Uppsala University|
|2014||Lecturer at Ice and Climate summer school (Karthaus, Italy)|
|2010-2013||Assistent teacher Master course Ice & Climate at Utrecht University|
|2010||Organized 8-day student excursion to Switzerland|