The NSERC PermafrostNet & Canadian Permafrost Association Joint Virtual Annual General Meeting 2021
NSERC PermafrostNet invited attendees of the 2021 joint virtual AGM to vote for their favourite poster presentation.
Congratulations to Alexandre Chaisson who was voted best poster presenter of the NSERC PermafrostNet & Canadian Permafrost Association Joint Virtual Annual General Meeting 2021 for his poster – Initial investigations of degrading peat plateaus in the central Mackenzie Valley, Northwest Territories.
How did attendees see the poster presentations?
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Poster details are also provided on this page.
How was the favourite poster chosen?
The following criteria informed the decision:
- Scientific accuracy and significance.
- Clarity of poster.
- Engagement with presenter.
Title: Initial investigations of degrading peat plateaus in the central Mackenzie Valley, Northwest Territories.
Title: Measuring the permafrost active layer dynamics simultaneous with snow depth.
Title: Revising and updating the Glossary of Permafrost and Related Ground-Ice Terms: a CPA project.
Title: Increases in costs associated with maintaining highway infrastructure due to climate change in Yukon.
Title: Vertical distribution of excess ice in icy sediments and its statistical estimation from geotechnical data (Tuktoyaktuk Coastlands and Anderson Plain, Northwest Territories).
Title: A 3-D ground ice map produced from training on this limited borehole data set is 70% accurate.
Title: Initialization (Spin-up) of Permafrost Models.
Title: Constraining Soil Carbon Parameter Distributions in CLASSIC using Bayesian Inference and Field Observations.
Title: Centrifuge Modelling of Axially loaded Steel Piles in Frozen and Thawing Ground.
Title: Learning about rock faces in mountain permafrost regions of Western Canada.
Fereshteh Ghiami Shomami
Title: Interpreting ground temperature and subsidence to better quantify permafrost change.
Title: Quantifying local- to watershed-scale impacts of permafrost thaw-related geohazards on the natural and built environment in the Stewart River watershed, Yukon.
Title: Towards simulation-based permafrost climate services.
Title: Quantifying Permafrost Model Performance.
Title: Using numerical thermal modelling techniques to support snow management plans along the ITH.
Title: Permafrost core characterization using gamma ray attenuation and industrial computed tomography scanning.
Title: Ice wedges as winter paleotemperature proxies: is it feasible?.
Title: Ground ice of eastern Canadian High Arctic polar desert.
Title: Numerical analysis of geocell-supported Hudson Bay Railway embankment subjected to the permafrost degradation.
Title: Stability analysis of drilling waste sumps, western Arctic Canada.
Title: Physics in the CLASSIC Model/La physique dans le modèle climatique CLASSIC.
Title: Application of empirical correlations for estimating thaw settlement.
Who is organizing this event?
The event is hosted by NSERC PermafrostNet and the Canadian Permafrost Association (CPA). This partnership aims to amplify the impact of Canadian permafrost research in Canada.
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