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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
18 Jan 2017
Brief communication: Thinning of debris-covered and debris-free glaciers in a warming climate
Argha Banerjee
The Cryosphere, 11, 133-138, doi:10.5194/tc-11-133-2017, 2017
17 Jan 2017
Semi-brittle rheology and ice dynamics in DynEarthSol3D
Liz C. Logan, Luc L. Lavier, Eunseo Choi, Eh Tan, and Ginny A. Catania
The Cryosphere, 11, 117-132, doi:10.5194/tc-11-117-2017, 2017
17 Jan 2017
Cryostratigraphy, sedimentology and the late Quaternary evolution of the Zackenberg Delta, Northeast Greenland
Graham L. Gilbert, Stefanie Cable, Christine Thiel, Hanne H. Christiansen, and Bo Elberling
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-299, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
17 Jan 2017
Comparison of CryoSat-2 and ENVISAT freeboard height over Arctic sea ice: Toward an improved Envisat freeboard height retrieval
Kevin Guerreiro, Sara Fleury, Elena Zakharova, Alexei Kouraev, Frédérique Rémy, and Philippe Maisongrande
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-293, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
16 Jan 2017
An assessment of two automated snow water equivalent instruments during the WMO Solid Precipitation Intercomparison Experiment
Craig D. Smith, Anna Kontu, Richard Laffin, and John W. Pomeroy
The Cryosphere, 11, 101-116, doi:10.5194/tc-11-101-2017, 2017
13 Jan 2017
Fram Strait sea ice export variability and September Arctic sea ice extent over the last 80 years
Lars H. Smedsrud, Mari H. Halvorsen, Julienne C. Stroeve, Rong Zhang, and Kjell Kloster
The Cryosphere, 11, 65-79, doi:10.5194/tc-11-65-2017, 2017
13 Jan 2017
Review article: Inferring permafrost and permafrost thaw in the mountains of the Hindu Kush Himalaya region
Stephan Gruber, Renate Fleiner, Emilie Guegan, Prajjwal Panday, Marc-Olivier Schmid, Dorothea Stumm, Philippus Wester, Yinsheng Zhang, and Lin Zhao
The Cryosphere, 11, 81-99, doi:10.5194/tc-11-81-2017, 2017
12 Jan 2017
Satellite microwave assessment of Northern Hemisphere lake ice phenology from 2002 to 2015
Jinyang Du, John S. Kimball, Claude Duguay, Youngwook Kim, and Jennifer D. Watts
The Cryosphere, 11, 47-63, doi:10.5194/tc-11-47-2017, 2017
11 Jan 2017
Operational algorithm for ice–water classification on dual-polarized RADARSAT-2 images
Natalia Zakhvatkina, Anton Korosov, Stefan Muckenhuber, Stein Sandven, and Mohamed Babiker
The Cryosphere, 11, 33-46, doi:10.5194/tc-11-33-2017, 2017
10 Jan 2017
Self-affine subglacial roughness: consequences for radar scattering and basal thaw 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 Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-283, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
10 Jan 2017
Reanalysis of a ten 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 Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-286, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
10 Jan 2017
A multiphysical ensemble system of numerical snow modelling
Matthieu Lafaysse, Bertrand Cluzet, Marie Dumont, Yves Lejeune, Vincent Vionnet, and Samuel Morin
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-287, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
09 Jan 2017
The European mountain cryosphere: A review of past, current and future issues
Martin Beniston, Daniel Farinotti, Markus Stoffel, Liss M. Andreassen, Erika Coppola, Nicolas Eckert, Adriano Fantini, Florie Giacona, Christian Hauck, Matthias Huss, Hendrik Huwald, Michael Lehning, Juan-Ignacio López-Moreno, Jan Magnusson, Christoph Marty, Enrique Moran-Tejéda, Samuel Morin, Mohammed Naaim, Antonello Provenzale, Antoine Rabatel, Delphine Six, Johann Stötter, Ulrich Strasser, Silvia Terzago, and Christian Vincent
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-290, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
05 Jan 2017
Use of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle to assess recent surface elevation change of Storbreen in Norway
Walter Immerzeel, Philip Kraaijenbrink, and Liss Andreassen
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-292, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
04 Jan 2017
Submarine melt parameterization for a Greenland glacial system model
Johanna Beckmann, Mahé Perrette, and Andrey Ganopolski
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-284, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
03 Jan 2017
In-situ GPS records of surface mass balance and ocean-induced basal melt for Pine Island Glacier, Antarctica
David E. Shean, Knut Christianson, Kristine M. Larson, Stefan R.M. Ligtenberg, Ian R. Joughin, Benjamin E. Smith, and C. Max Stevens
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-288, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
03 Jan 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 Lukin
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-282, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
02 Jan 2017
Strong degradation of palsas and peat plateaus in northern Norway during the last 60 years
Amund F. Borge, Sebastian Westermann, Ingvild Solheim, and Bernd Etzelmüller
The Cryosphere, 11, 1-16, doi:10.5194/tc-11-1-2017, 2017
02 Jan 2017
Climate change threatens archaeologically significant ice patches: insights into their age, internal structure, mass balance and climate sensitivity
Rune Strand Ødegård, Atle Nesje, Ketil Isaksen, Liss Marie Andreassen, Trond Eiken, Margit Schwikowski, and Chiara Uglietti
The Cryosphere, 11, 17-32, doi:10.5194/tc-11-17-2017, 2017
02 Jan 2017
Hypsometric amplification and routing moderation of Greenland ice sheet meltwater release
Dirk van As, Andreas Bech Mikkelsen, Morten Holtegaard Nielsen, Jason Box, Lillemor Claesson Liljedahl, Katrin Lindbäck, Lincoln Pitcher, and Bent Hasholt
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-285, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
02 Jan 2017
Evaluation of Greenland near surface air temperature datasets
J. E. Jack Reeves Eyre and Xubin Zeng
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-297, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
02 Jan 2017
Brief communication: Antarctic sea ice gain does not compensate for increased solar absorption from Arctic ice loss
Christian Katlein, Stefan Hendricks, and Jeffrey Key
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-279, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
23 Dec 2016
Ice bridges and ridges in the Maxwell-EB sea ice rheology
Véronique Dansereau, Jérôme Weiss, Pierre Saramito, Philippe Lattes, and Edmond Coche
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-276, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
22 Dec 2016
Influence of albedo parameterization on surface mass balance in the perspective of Greenland ice sheet modelling in EC-Earth
Michiel Helsen, Roderik Van de Wal, Thomas Reerink, Richard Bintanja, Marianne Sloth Madsen, Shuting Yang, Qiang Li, and Qiong Zhang
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-281, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
21 Dec 2016
Strain localization and dynamic recrystallization in the ice–air aggregate: a numerical study
Florian Steinbach, Paul D. Bons, Albert Griera, Daniela Jansen, Maria-Gema Llorens, Jens Roessiger, and Ilka Weikusat
The Cryosphere, 10, 3071-3089, doi:10.5194/tc-10-3071-2016, 2016
21 Dec 2016
Radiocarbon dating of glacier ice: overview, optimisation, validation and potential
Chiara Uglietti, Alexander Zapf, Theo Manuel Jenk, Michael Sigl, Sönke Szidat, Gary Salazar, and Margit Schwikowski
The Cryosphere, 10, 3091-3105, doi:10.5194/tc-10-3091-2016, 2016
21 Dec 2016
Improved processing and calibration of the interferometric mode of the CryoSat radar altimeter allows height measurements of supraglacial lakes in west Greenland
Laurence Gray, David Burgess, Luke Copland, Thorben Dunse, Kirsty Langley, and Geir Moholdt
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-277, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
21 Dec 2016
Impact of natural parameters on rock glacier development and conservation in subtropical mountain ranges. Northern sector of the Argentine Central Andes
Ana P. Forte, Cristian D. Villarroel, and María Y. Esper Angillieri
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-232, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
19 Dec 2016
Brief communication: Impacts of ocean-wave-induced breakup of Antarctic sea ice via thermodynamics in a standalone version of the CICE sea-ice model
Luke G. Bennetts, Siobhan O'Farrell, and Petteri Uotila
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-270, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
19 Dec 2016
Evaluation of snow cover and snow depth on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau derived from passive microwave remote sensing
Liyun Dai, Tao Che, Yongjian Ding, and Xiaohua Hao
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-262, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
16 Dec 2016
Critical investigation of calculation methods for the elastic velocities in anisotropic ice polycrystals
Agnès Maurel, Jean-François Mercier, and Maurine Montagnat
The Cryosphere, 10, 3063-3070, doi:10.5194/tc-10-3063-2016, 2016
16 Dec 2016
Near-surface snow particle dynamics from particle tracking velocimetry and turbulence measurements during alpine blowing snow storms
Nikolas O. Aksamit and John W. Pomeroy
The Cryosphere, 10, 3043-3062, doi:10.5194/tc-10-3043-2016, 2016
16 Dec 2016
Sensitivity, stability and future evolution of the world's northernmost ice cap, Hans Tausen Iskappe (Greenland)
Harry Zekollari, Philippe Huybrechts, Brice Noël, Willem Jan van de Berg, and Michiel R. van den Broeke
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-271, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
15 Dec 2016
Circumpolar polynya regions and ice production in the Arctic: results from MODIS thermal infrared imagery from 2002/2003 to 2014/2015 with a regional focus on the Laptev Sea
Andreas Preußer, Günther Heinemann, Sascha Willmes, and Stephan Paul
The Cryosphere, 10, 3021-3042, doi:10.5194/tc-10-3021-2016, 2016
15 Dec 2016
Unmanned Aerial System nadir reflectance and MODIS Nadir BRDF-Adjusted surface Reflectances intercompared over Greenland
John Faulkner Burkhart, Arve Kylling, Crystal B. Schaaf, Zhuosen Wang, Wiley Bogren, Rune Storvold, Stian Sølbo, Christina A. Pedersen, and Sebastian Gerland
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-264, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
15 Dec 2016
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 van den Broeke
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-274, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
09 Dec 2016
Quantification of ice production in Laptev Sea polynyas and its sensitivity to thin-ice parameterizations in a regional climate model
Oliver Gutjahr, Günther Heinemann, Andreas Preußer, Sascha Willmes, and Clemens Drüe
The Cryosphere, 10, 2999-3019, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2999-2016, 2016
09 Dec 2016
A new approach to estimate ice dynamic rates using satellite observations in East Antarctica
Bianca Kallenberg, Paul Tregoning, Janosch F. Hoffmann, Rhys Hawkins, Anthony Purcell, and Sébastien Allgeyer
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-269, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
06 Dec 2016
Evaposublimation from the snow in the Mediterranean mountains of Sierra Nevada (Spain)
Javier Herrero and María José Polo
The Cryosphere, 10, 2981-2998, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2981-2016, 2016
05 Dec 2016
Arctic sea ice signatures: L-Band brightness temperature sensitivity comparison using two radiation transfer models
Friedrich Richter, Matthias Drusch, Lars Kaleschke, Nina Maaß, Xiangshan Tian-Kunze, and Susanne Mecklenburg
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-273, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
05 Dec 2016
Open-source sea ice drift algorithm for Sentinel-1 SAR imagery using a combination of feature-tracking and pattern-matching
Stefan Muckenhuber and Stein Sandven
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-261, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
05 Dec 2016
Regional modeling of the Shirase Drainage Basin, East Antarctica: Full-Stokes vs. shallow-ice dynamics
Hakime Seddik, Ralf Greve, Thomas Zwinger, and Shin Sugiyama
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-243, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 4 comments)
05 Dec 2016
Numerical homogenization of the viscoplastic behavior of snow based on X-ray tomography images
Antoine Wautier, Christian Geindreau, and Frédéric Flin
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-272, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 4 comments)
01 Dec 2016
Active subglacial lakes and channelized water flow beneath the Kamb Ice Stream
Byeong-Hoon Kim, Choon-Ki Lee, Ki-Weon Seo, Won Sang Lee, and Ted Scambos
The Cryosphere, 10, 2971-2980, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2971-2016, 2016
01 Dec 2016
Improved retrieval of land ice topography from CryoSat-2 data and its impact for volume-change estimation of the Greenland Ice Sheet
Johan Nilsson, Alex Gardner, Louise Sandberg Sørensen, and Rene Forsberg
The Cryosphere, 10, 2953-2969, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2953-2016, 2016
01 Dec 2016
Uncertainty budget in snow thickness and snow water equivalent estimation using GPR and TDR techniques
Federico Di Paolo, Barbara Cosciotti, Sebastian E. Lauro, Elisabetta Mattei, Mattia Callegari, Luca Carturan, Roberto Seppi, Francesco Zucca, and Elena Pettinelli
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-267, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
30 Nov 2016
Local reduction of decadal glacier thickness loss through mass balance management in ski resorts
Andrea Fischer, Kay Helfricht, and Martin Stocker-Waldhuber
The Cryosphere, 10, 2941-2952, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2941-2016, 2016
30 Nov 2016
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, Daniela Jansen, Sepp Kipfstuhl, Wataru Shigeyama, Christian Weikusat, and Ilka Weikusat
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-247, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
29 Nov 2016
How accurate are estimates of glacier ice thickness? Results from ITMIX, the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison eXperiment
Daniel Farinotti, Douglas Brinkerhoff, Garry K.C. Clarke, Johannes J. Fürst, Holger Frey, Prateek Gantayat, Fabien Gillet-Chaulet, Claire Girard, Matthias Huss, Paul W. Leclercq, Andreas Linsbauer, Horst Machguth, Carlos Martin, Fabien Maussion, Mathieu Morlighem, Cyrille Mosbeux, Ankur Pandit, Andrea Portmann, Antoine Rabatel, RAAJ Ramsankaran, Thomas J. Reerink, Olivier Sanchez, Peter A. Stentoft, Sangita Singh Kumari, Ward J.J. van Pelt, Brian Anderson, Toby Benham, Daniel Binder, Julian A. Dowdeswell, Andrea Fischer, Kay Helfricht, Stanislav Kutuzov, Ivan Lavrentiev, Robert McNabb, G. Hilmar Gudmundsson, Huilin Li, and Liss M. Andreassen
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-250, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
28 Nov 2016
In situ field measurements of the temporal evolution of low-frequency sea-ice dielectric properties in relation to temperature, salinity, and microstructure
Megan O'Sadnick, Malcolm Ingham, Hajo Eicken, and Erin Pettit
The Cryosphere, 10, 2923-2940, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2923-2016, 2016
25 Nov 2016
Weichselian permafrost depth in the Netherlands: a comprehensive uncertainty and sensitivity analysis
Joan Govaerts, Koen Beerten, and Johan ten Veen
The Cryosphere, 10, 2907-2922, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2907-2016, 2016
24 Nov 2016
Effects of local advection on the spatial sensible heat flux variation on a mountain glacier
Tobias Sauter and Stephan Peter Galos
The Cryosphere, 10, 2887-2905, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2887-2016, 2016
23 Nov 2016
Rock glaciers on the run – understanding rock glacier landform evolution and recent changes from numerical flow modeling
Johann Müller, Andreas Vieli, and Isabelle Gärtner-Roer
The Cryosphere, 10, 2865-2886, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2865-2016, 2016
23 Nov 2016
Calibrated cryo-cell UV-LA-ICPMS elemental concentrations from NGRIP ice core reveal abrupt, sub-annual variability in dust across the interstadial period GI-21.2
Damiano Della Lunga, Wolfgang Müller, Sune Olander Rasmussen, Anders Svensson, and Paul Vallelonga
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-244, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
22 Nov 2016
Linking pollen deposition, snow accumulation and isotopic composition on the Alto dell'Ortles glacier (South Tyrol, Italy) for sub-seasonal dating of a firn temperate core
Daniela Festi, Luca Carturan, Werner Kofler, Giancarlo dalla Fontana, Fabrizio de Blasi, Federico Cazorzi, Edith Bucher, Volkmar Mair, Paolo Gabrielli, and Klaus Oeggl
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-221, 2016
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
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