Lliboutry Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Lliboutry Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
flowing SW into Bourgeois Fjord (q.v.), Loubet Coast, following geological work in the area by BAS from Rothera, 1980-81, and in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Louis Antonin François Lliboutry (b. 1922), French physicist and glaciologist who has investigated the mechanical deformation of ice and the micro-meteorological properties of ice surfaces, and who also made a general study of glaciers in the Antarctic Peninsula (Lliboutry, 1956); Director, Laboratory of Glaciology, University of Grenoble, 1958-83, and Professor of Geophysics from 1961; President, International Commission on Snow and Ice, 1983-87 (APC, 1986, p.3).
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