About the Author
JOHN B. ANDERSON is the Maurice Ewing Professor of Oceanography, Emeritus at Rice University in Texas. He has participated in 24 scientific expeditions to Antarctica and countless other expeditions from Alaska to Chile. He has authored and co-authored over 250 peer-reviewed publications, edited 5 volumes and published two books.
JULIA S. WELLNER is the Assistant Professor of Stratigraphy, Sedimentology, and Glacial Processes in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Houston in Texas. Her research interests include Antarctic Ice Sheet history since the Eocene and geomorphic signatures of ice sheet retreat across the continental shelf.