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Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
Self-standing RI
Legal Status
Other
Location
Jutulsessen, Dronning Maud Land, Troll Research Station (72° 01´ S, 2° 32´ E) (Antarctica)
Structure
Type Of RI
Single-sited
Coordinating Country
Norway
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 1991
Timeline
Being upgraded since 2005
Scientific Description
roll is the Norwegian research station in Antarctica. Meteorological observations and measurements of radiation, including UV radiation, are undertaken, as well as field research programmes on glaciology, biology and physics. Troll operates all the year round.

RI Keywords
Antarctic station, Polar research, Polar, Antarctica, Extreme conditions, Polar research station
Classifications
RI Category
Biological/Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology/Nanotechnology Research Facilities
Atmospheric Measurement Facilities
In situ Earth Observatories
Polar and Cryospheric Research Infrastructures
Extreme Conditions Facilities
Scientific Domain
Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics and Mathematics
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Biological and Medical Sciences
ESFRI Domain
Health and Food
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Environment
Services
Leasing of field equipment and personnel
Support for research
Workshop and technical assistance
Logistics
Board and lodging
Transport and storage facilities
Date of last update: 18/03/2019
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