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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
23 Jun 2017
Countervailing regional snowfall patterns dampen Antarctic surface mass variability
Jeremy Fyke, Jan Lenaerts, and Hailong Wang
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-102, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
22 Jun 2017
Reanalysis of a 10-year record (2004–2013) of seasonal mass balances at Langenferner/Vedretta Lunga, Ortler Alps, Italy
Stephan Peter Galos, Christoph Klug, Fabien Maussion, Federico Covi, Lindsey Nicholson, Lorenzo Rieg, Wolfgang Gurgiser, Thomas Mölg, and Georg Kaser
The Cryosphere, 11, 1417-1439, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1417-2017, 2017
22 Jun 2017
Seafloor geomorphology of western Antarctic Peninsula bays: a signature of ice flow behaviour
Yuribia P. Munoz and Julia S. Wellner
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-108, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
19 Jun 2017
Determining the terrain characteristics related to the surface expression of subsurface water pressurization in permafrost landscapes using susceptibility modelling
Jean E. Holloway, Ashley C. A. Rudy, Scott F. Lamoureux, and Paul M. Treitz
The Cryosphere, 11, 1403-1415, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1403-2017, 2017
15 Jun 2017
Inter-comparison of snow depth retrievals over Arctic sea ice from radar data acquired by Operation IceBridge
Ron Kwok, Nathan T. Kurtz, Ludovic Brucker, Alvaro Ivanoff, Thomas Newman, Sinead L. Farrell, Joshua King, Stephen Howell, Melinda A. Webster, John Paden, Carl Leuschen, Joseph A. Macgregor, Jacqueline Richter-Menge, Jeremy Harbeck, and Mark Tschudi
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-103, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
15 Jun 2017
Water flow in the active layer along an arctic slope – An investigation based on a field campaign and model simulations
Sebastian F. Zastruzny, Bo Elberling, Lars Nielsen, and Karsten H. Jensen
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-97, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
14 Jun 2017
Impacts of freshwater changes on Antarctic sea ice in an eddy-permitting sea-ice–ocean model
Verena Haid, Doroteaciro Iovino, and Simona Masina
The Cryosphere, 11, 1387-1402, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1387-2017, 2017
14 Jun 2017
Blowing snow detection from ground-based ceilometers: application to East Antarctica
Alexandra Gossart, Niels Souverijns, Irina Valerievna Gorodetskaya, Stef Lhermitte, Jan Thérèse Maria Lenaerts, Jan Herbert Schween, Alexander Mangold, Quentin Laffineur, and Nicole Petra Marie van Lipzig
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-89, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
13 Jun 2017
Measuring snow water equivalent from common offset GPR records through migration velocity analysis
James St. Clair and W. Steven Holbrook
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-90, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
09 Jun 2017
Sonar gas flux estimation by bubble insonification: application to methane bubble flux from seep areas in the outer Laptev Sea
Ira Leifer, Denis Chernykh, Natalia Shakhova, and Igor Semiletov
The Cryosphere, 11, 1333-1350, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1333-2017, 2017
09 Jun 2017
Wind-driven snow conditions control the occurrence of contemporary marginal mountain permafrost in the Chic-Choc Mountains, south-eastern Canada: a case study from Mont Jacques-Cartier
Gautier Davesne, Daniel Fortier, Florent Domine, and James T. Gray
The Cryosphere, 11, 1351-1370, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1351-2017, 2017
09 Jun 2017
Hypsometric amplification and routing moderation of Greenland ice sheet meltwater release
Dirk van As, Andreas Bech Mikkelsen, Morten Holtegaard Nielsen, Jason E. Box, Lillemor Claesson Liljedahl, Katrin Lindbäck, Lincoln Pitcher, and Bent Hasholt
The Cryosphere, 11, 1371-1386, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1371-2017, 2017
09 Jun 2017
A statistical fracture model for Antarctic glaciers
Veronika Emetc, Paul Tregoning, and Malcolm Sambridge
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-98, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
08 Jun 2017
Snow farming: Conserving snow over the summer season
Thomas Grünewald, Michael Lehning, and Fabian Wolfsperger
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-93, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
08 Jun 2017
A multi-layer physically-based snowpack model simulating direct and indirect radiative impacts of light-absorbing impurities in snow
Francois Tuzet, Marie Dumont, Matthieu Lafaysse, Ghislain Picard, Laurent Arnaud, Didier Voisin, Yves Lejeune, Luc Charrois, Pierre Nabat, and Morin Samuel
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-94, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
06 Jun 2017
Numerical modelling of convective heat transport by air flow in permafrost talus slopes
Jonas Wicky and Christian Hauck
The Cryosphere, 11, 1311-1325, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1311-2017, 2017
06 Jun 2017
Brief communication: The global signature of post-1900 land ice wastage on vertical land motion
Riccardo E. M. Riva, Thomas Frederikse, Matt A. King, Ben Marzeion, and Michiel R. van den Broeke
The Cryosphere, 11, 1327-1332, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1327-2017, 2017
06 Jun 2017
Brief communication: Estimation of hydraulic properties of active layers using ground-penetrating radar (GPR) and 2D inverse hydrological modeling
Xicai Pan, Stefan Jaumann, Jiabao Zhang, and Kurt Roth
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-77, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
02 Jun 2017
Improving gridded snow water equivalent products in British Columbia, Canada: multi-source data fusion by neural network models
Andrew Snauffer, William Hsieh, Alex Cannon, and Markus Schnorbus
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-56, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
01 Jun 2017
Modelling debris transport within glaciers by advection in a full-Stokes ice flow model
Anna Wirbel, Alexander Helmut Jarosch, and Lindsey Nicholson
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-92, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
31 May 2017
Calibrated cryo-cell UV-LA-ICPMS elemental concentrations from the NGRIP ice core reveal abrupt, sub-annual variability in dust across the GI-21.2 interstadial period
Damiano Della Lunga, Wolfgang Müller, Sune Olander Rasmussen, Anders Svensson, and Paul Vallelonga
The Cryosphere, 11, 1297-1309, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1297-2017, 2017
31 May 2017
Evaluation of different methods to model near-surface turbulent fluxes for an alpine glacier in the Cariboo Mountains, BC, Canada
Valentina Radić, Brian Menounos, Joseph Shea, Noel Fitzpatrick, Mekdes A. Tessema, and Stephen J. Déry
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-80, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
31 May 2017
Recent dynamic changes on Fleming Glacier after the disintegration of Wordie Ice Shelf, Antarctic Peninsula
Peter Friedl, Thorsten C. Seehaus, Anja Wendt, Matthias H. Braun, and Kathrin Höppner
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-91, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
30 May 2017
Iceberg calving of Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica: full-Stokes modeling combined with linear elastic fracture mechanics
Hongju Yu, Eric Rignot, Mathieu Morlighem, and Helene Seroussi
The Cryosphere, 11, 1283-1296, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1283-2017, 2017
30 May 2017
Cryostratigraphy, sedimentology, and the late Quaternary evolution of the Zackenberg River delta, northeast Greenland
Graham L. Gilbert, Stefanie Cable, Christine Thiel, Hanne H. Christiansen, and Bo Elberling
The Cryosphere, 11, 1265-1282, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1265-2017, 2017
30 May 2017
Characterizing permafrost soil active layer dynamics and sensitivity to landscape spatial heterogeneity in Alaska
Yonghong Yi, John S. Kimball, Richard Chen, Mahta Moghaddam, Rolf H. Reichle, Umakant Mishra, Donatella Zona, and Walter C. Oechel
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-87, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
30 May 2017
Centuries of intense surface melt on Larsen C Ice Shelf
Suzanne Bevan, Adrian Luckman, Bryn Hubbard, Bernd Kulessa, David Ashmore, Peter Kuipers Munneke, Martin O'Leary, Adam Booth, Heidi Sevestre, and Daniel McGrath
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-81, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
29 May 2017
Wave-induced stress and breaking of sea ice in a coupled hydrodynamic–discrete-element wave–ice model
Agnieszka Herman
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-95, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
29 May 2017
Glaciological settings and recent mass balance of the Blåskimen Island in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica
Vikram Goel, Joel Brown, and Kenichi Matsuoka
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-61, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
24 May 2017
Self-affine subglacial roughness: consequences for radar scattering and basal water discrimination in northern Greenland
Thomas M. Jordan, Michael A. Cooper, Dustin M. Schroeder, Christopher N. Williams, John D. Paden, Martin J. Siegert, and Jonathan L. Bamber
The Cryosphere, 11, 1247-1264, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1247-2017, 2017
24 May 2017
Spatial and temporal variability of water-filled crevasse hydrologic states along the shear margins of Jakobshavn Isbrae, Greenland
Casey A. Joseph and Derrick J. Lampkin
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-86, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
23 May 2017
Stable accumulation patterns around Dome C, East Antarctica, over the last glacial cycle
Marie G.~P. Cavitte, Frédéric Parrenin, Catherine Ritz, Duncan A. Young, Donald D. Blankenship, Massimo Frezzotti, and Jason L. Roberts
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-71, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
22 May 2017
The modelled liquid water balance of the Greenland Ice Sheet
Christian R. Steger, Carleen H. Reijmer, and Michiel R. van den Broeke
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-88, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
19 May 2017
Methanesulfonic acid (MSA) migration in polar ice: Data synthesis and theory
Matthew Osman, Sarah B. Das, Olivier Marchal, and Matthew J. Evans
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-84, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
19 May 2017
Dark ice dynamics of the south-west Greenland Ice Sheet
Andrew J. Tedstone, Jonathan L. Bamber, Joseph M. Cook, Christopher J. Williamson, Xavier Fettweis, Andrew J. Hodson, and Martyn Tranter
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-79, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
17 May 2017
A new approach to estimate ice dynamic rates using satellite observations in East Antarctica
Bianca Kallenberg, Paul Tregoning, Janosch Fabian Hoffmann, Rhys Hawkins, Anthony Purcell, and Sébastien Allgeyer
The Cryosphere, 11, 1235-1245, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1235-2017, 2017
16 May 2017
Properties of black carbon and other insoluble light-absorbing particles in seasonal snow of northwestern China
Wei Pu, Xin Wang, Hailun Wei, Yue Zhou, Jinsen Shi, Zhiyuan Hu, Hongchun Jin, and Quanliang Chen
The Cryosphere, 11, 1213-1233, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1213-2017, 2017
16 May 2017
Optical properties of laboratory grown sea ice doped with light absorbing impurities (black carbon)
Amelia A. Marks, Maxim L. Lamare, and Martin D. King
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-76, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
15 May 2017
Exceptional retreat of Novaya Zemlya's marine-terminating outlet glaciers between 2000 and 2013
J. Rachel Carr, Heather Bell, Rebecca Killick, and Tom Holt
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-32, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
12 May 2017
Dynamic changes on the Wilkins Ice Shelf during the 2006–2009 retreat derived from satellite observations
Melanie Rankl, Johannes Jakob Fürst, Angelika Humbert, and Matthias Holger Braun
The Cryosphere, 11, 1199-1211, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1199-2017, 2017
12 May 2017
Changes in Andes Mountains snow cover from MODIS data 2000–2014
Freddy A. Saavedra, Stephanie K. Kampt, Steven R. Fassnacht, and Jason S. Sibold
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-72, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
11 May 2017
A multiphysical ensemble system of numerical snow modelling
Matthieu Lafaysse, Bertrand Cluzet, Marie Dumont, Yves Lejeune, Vincent Vionnet, and Samuel Morin
The Cryosphere, 11, 1173-1198, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1173-2017, 2017
11 May 2017
Rapidly-changing subglacial hydrology pathways at a tidewater glacier revealed through simultaneous observations of water pressure, supraglacial lakes, meltwater plumes and surface velocities
Penelope How, Douglas I. Benn, Nicholas R. J. Hulton, Bryn Hubbard, Adrian Luckman, Heïdi Sevestre, Ward J. J. van Pelt, Katrin Lïndback, Jack Kohler, and Wim Boot
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-74, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
10 May 2017
A simple model for the evolution of melt pond coverage on permeable Arctic sea ice
Predrag Popović and Dorian Abbot
The Cryosphere, 11, 1149-1172, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1149-2017, 2017
10 May 2017
The first luminescence dating of Tibetan glacier basal sediment
Zhu Zhang, Shugui Hou, and Shuangwen Yi
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-68, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
09 May 2017
How unusual was 2015 in the 1984–2015 period of North Cascade Glacier Annual Mass Balance?
Mauri S. Pelto
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-62, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
08 May 2017
Could promontories have restricted sea-glacier penetration into marine embayments during Snowball Earth events?
Adam J. Campbell, Betzalel Massarano, Edwin D. Waddington, and Stephen G. Warren
The Cryosphere, 11, 1141-1148, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1141-2017, 2017
05 May 2017
Combined diurnal variations of discharge and hydrochemistry of the Isunnguata Sermia outlet, Greenland Ice Sheet
Joseph Graly, Joel Harrington, and Neil Humphrey
The Cryosphere, 11, 1131-1140, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1131-2017, 2017
05 May 2017
Response of seasonal soil freeze depth to climate change across China
Xiaoqing Peng, Tingjun Zhang, Oliver W. Frauenfeld, Kang Wang, Bin Cao, Xinyue Zhong, Hang Su, and Cuicui Mu
The Cryosphere, 11, 1059-1073, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1059-2017, 2017
05 May 2017
In situ continuous visible and near-infrared spectroscopy of an alpine snowpack
Marie Dumont, Laurent Arnaud, Ghislain Picard, Quentin Libois, Yves Lejeune, Pierre Nabat, Didier Voisin, and Samuel Morin
The Cryosphere, 11, 1091-1110, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1091-2017, 2017
05 May 2017
Location and distribution of micro-inclusions in the EDML and NEEM ice cores using optical microscopy and in situ Raman spectroscopy
Jan Eichler, Ina Kleitz, Maddalena Bayer-Giraldi, Daniela Jansen, Sepp Kipfstuhl, Wataru Shigeyama, Christian Weikusat, and Ilka Weikusat
The Cryosphere, 11, 1075-1090, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1075-2017, 2017
05 May 2017
Validation of satellite altimetry by kinematic GNSS in central East Antarctica
Ludwig Schröder, Andreas Richter, Denis V. Fedorov, Lutz Eberlein, Evgeny V. Brovkov, Sergey V. Popov, Christoph Knöfel, Martin Horwath, Reinhard Dietrich, Alexey Y. Matveev, Mirko Scheinert, and Valery V. Lukin
The Cryosphere, 11, 1111-1130, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1111-2017, 2017
05 May 2017
Implementing an empirical scalar tertiary anisotropic rheology (ESTAR) into large-scale ice sheet models
Felicity S. Graham, Mathieu Morlighem, Roland C. Warner, and Adam Treverrow
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-54, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
05 May 2017
Investigating the Local Scale Influence of Sea Ice on Greenland Surface Melt
Julienne C. Stroeve, John R. Mioduszewski, Asa Rennermalm, Linette N. Boisvert, Marco Tedesco, and David Robinson
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-65, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
04 May 2017
A revised calibration of the interferometric mode of the CryoSat-2 radar altimeter improves ice height and height change measurements in western Greenland
Laurence Gray, David Burgess, Luke Copland, Thorben Dunse, Kirsty Langley, and Geir Moholdt
The Cryosphere, 11, 1041-1058, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1041-2017, 2017
04 May 2017
Increased West Antarctic ice discharge and East Antarctic stability over the last seven years
Alex S. Gardner, Geir Moholdt, Ted Scambos, Mark Fahnstock, Stefan Ligtenberg, Michiel van den Broeke, and Johan Nilsson
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-75, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
04 May 2017
Impact of impurities and cryoconite on the optical properties of the Morteratsch glacier (Swiss Alps)
Biagio Di Mauro, Giovanni Baccolo, Roberto Garzonio, Claudia Giardino, Dario Massabò, Andrea Piazzalunga, Micol Rossini, and Roberto Colombo
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-66, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
04 May 2017
Spatio-temporal Patterns of High Mountain Asia's Snowmelt Season Identified with an Automated Snowmelt Detection Algorithm, 1987–2016
Taylor Smith, Bodo Bookhagen, and Aljoscha Rheinwalt
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-67, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
03 May 2017
Brief communication: Impacts of ocean-wave-induced breakup of Antarctic sea ice via thermodynamics in a stand-alone version of the CICE sea-ice model
Luke G. Bennetts, Siobhan O'Farrell, and Petteri Uotila
The Cryosphere, 11, 1035-1040, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1035-2017, 2017
03 May 2017
Measured and Modeled Snow Cover Properties across the Greenland Ice Sheet
Sascha Bellaire, Martin Proksch, Martin Schneebeli, Masashi Niwano, and Konrad Steffen
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-55, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
03 May 2017
Is there 1.5 million-year old ice near Dome C, Antarctica?
Frédéric Parrenin, Marie G. P. Cavitte, Donald D. Blankenship, Jérome Chappellaz, Hubertus Fischer, Olivier Gagliardini, Valérie Masson-Delmotte, Olivier Passalacqua, Catherine Ritz, Jason Roberts, Martin J. Siegert, and Duncan A. Young
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-69, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
26 Apr 2017
Quantifying bioalbedo: A new physically-based model and critique of empirical methods for characterizing biological influence on ice and snow albedo
Joseph M Cook, Andrew J Hodson, Alex S Gardner, Mark Flanner, Andrew J Tedstone, Christopher Williamson, Tristram DL Irvine-Fynn, Johan Nilsson, Robert Bryant, and Martyn Tranter
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-73, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
25 Apr 2017
Reconstructions of the 1900–2015 Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance using the regional climate MAR model
Xavier Fettweis, Jason E. Box, Cécile Agosta, Charles Amory, Christoph Kittel, Charlotte Lang, Dirk van As, Horst Machguth, and Hubert Gallée
The Cryosphere, 11, 1015-1033, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1015-2017, 2017
25 Apr 2017
Brief communication: Changing mid-twentieth century Antarctic sea ice variability linked to tropical forcing
Chris S.~M. Turney, Andrew Klekociuk, Christopher J. Fogwill, Violette Zunz, Hugues Goosse, Claire L. Parkinson, Gilbert Compo, Matthew Lazzara, Linda Keller, Rob Allan, Jonathan G. Palmer, Graeme Clark, and Ezequiel Marzinelli
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-51, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: final response, 3 comments)
25 Apr 2017
Arctic sea ice drift-strength feedback modelled by NEMO-LIM3.6
David Docquier, François Massonnet, Neil F. Tandon, Olivier Lecomte, and Thierry Fichefet
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2017-60, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
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