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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
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., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-73, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 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, doi: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., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-51, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 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., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-60, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
24 Apr 2017
Measuring the snowpack depth with Unmanned Aerial System photogrammetry: comparison with manual probing and a 3D laser scanning over a sample plot
Francesco Avanzi, Alberto Bianchi, Alberto Cina, Carlo De Michele, Paolo Maschio, Diana Pagliari, Daniele Passoni, Livio Pinto, Marco Piras, and Lorenzo Rossi
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-57, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
24 Apr 2017
Influence of temperature fluctuations on equilibrium ice sheet volume
Troels Bøgeholm Mikkelsen, Aslak Grinsted, and Peter Ditlevsen
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-47, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
20 Apr 2017
Mapping and inventorying active rock glaciers in the northern Tien Shan of China using satellite SAR interferometry
Xiaowen Wang, Lin Liu, Lin Zhao, Tonghua Wu, Zhongqin Li, and Guoxiang Liu
The Cryosphere, 11, 997-1014, doi:10.5194/tc-11-997-2017, 2017
20 Apr 2017
Process-level model evaluation: a snow and heat transfer metric
Andrew G. Slater, David M. Lawrence, and Charles D. Koven
The Cryosphere, 11, 989-996, doi:10.5194/tc-11-989-2017, 2017
20 Apr 2017
Modelling present-day basal melt rates for Antarctic ice shelves using a parametrization of buoyant meltwater plumes
Werner M. J. Lazeroms, Adrian Jenkins, G. Hilmar Gudmundsson, and Roderik S. W. van de Wal
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-58, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
18 Apr 2017
Surface-layer turbulence, energy balance and links to atmospheric circulations over a mountain glacier in the French Alps
Maxime Litt, Jean-Emmanuel Sicart, Delphine Six, Patrick Wagnon, and Warren D. Helgason
The Cryosphere, 11, 971-987, doi:10.5194/tc-11-971-2017, 2017
18 Apr 2017
How accurate are estimates of glacier ice thickness? Results from ITMIX, the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison eXperiment
Daniel Farinotti, Douglas J. 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, 11, 949-970, doi:10.5194/tc-11-949-2017, 2017
18 Apr 2017
Monitoring of glacier albedo from optical remote-sensing data: application to seasonal and annual surface mass balances quantification in the French Alps for the 2000–2015 period
Lucas Davaze, Antoine Rabatel, Yves Arnaud, Pascal Sirguey, Delphine Six, Anne Letreguilly, and Marie Dumont
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-49, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
18 Apr 2017
Snowmobile Impacts on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Different Snowpacks in Colorado, U.S.A.
Jared T. Heath, Steven R. Fassnacht, and Kevin J. Elder
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-26, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
13 Apr 2017
Eurasian snow depth in long-term climate reanalyses
Martin Wegmann, Yvan Orsolini, Emanuel Dutra, Olga Bulygina, Alexander Sterin, and Stefan Brönnimann
The Cryosphere, 11, 923-935, doi:10.5194/tc-11-923-2017, 2017
13 Apr 2017
Linking pollen deposition and snow accumulation 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, 11, 937-948, doi:10.5194/tc-11-937-2017, 2017
12 Apr 2017
Initiation of a major calving event on the Bowdoin Glacier captured by UAV photogrammetry
Guillaume Jouvet, Yvo Weidmann, Julien Seguinot, Martin Funk, Takahiro Abe, Daiki Sakakibara, Hakime Seddik, and Shin Sugiyama
The Cryosphere, 11, 911-921, doi:10.5194/tc-11-911-2017, 2017
10 Apr 2017
Understanding the Mechanism of Arctic Amplification and Sea Ice Loss
Kwang-Yul Kim, Jinju Kim, Saerim Yeo, Hanna Na, Benjamin D. Hamlington, and Robert R. Leben
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-39, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
07 Apr 2017
Determination of snowmaking efficiency on a ski slope from observations and modelling of snowmaking events and seasonal snow accumulation
Pierre Spandre, Hugues François, Emmanuel Thibert, Samuel Morin, and Emmanuelle George-Marcelpoil
The Cryosphere, 11, 891-909, doi:10.5194/tc-11-891-2017, 2017
07 Apr 2017
Detecting high spatial variability of ice-shelf basal mass balance (Roi Baudouin ice shelf, Antarctica)
Sophie Berger, Reinhard Drews, Veit Helm, Sainan Sun, and Frank Pattyn
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-41, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
07 Apr 2017
Changes in glacier dynamics at the northern Antarctic Peninsula since 1985
Thorsten Seehaus, Alison Cook, Aline B. Silva, and Matthias H. Braun
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-50, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
06 Apr 2017
Permafrost distribution modelling in the semi-arid Chilean Andes
Guillermo F. Azócar, Alexander Brenning, and Xavier Bodin
The Cryosphere, 11, 877-890, doi:10.5194/tc-11-877-2017, 2017
06 Apr 2017
Antarctic high-resolution ice flow mapping and increased mass loss in Wilkes Land, East Antarctica during 2006–2015
Qiang Shen, Hansheng Wang, Che-Kwan Shum, Liming Jiang, Hou Tse Hsu, and Jinglong Dong
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-34, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
05 Apr 2017
Constraints on post-depositional isotope modifications in East Antarctic firn from analysing temporal changes of isotope profiles
Thomas Münch, Sepp Kipfstuhl, Johannes Freitag, Hanno Meyer, and Thomas Laepple
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-35, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
03 Apr 2017
Mapping snow depth within a tundra ecosystem using multiscale observations and Bayesian methods
Haruko M. Wainwright, Anna K. Liljedahl, Baptiste Dafflon, Craig Ulrich, John E. Peterson, Alessio Gusmeroli, and Susan S. Hubbard
The Cryosphere, 11, 857-875, doi:10.5194/tc-11-857-2017, 2017
03 Apr 2017
Blowing Snow Sublimation and Transport over Antarctica from 11 Years of CALIPSO Observations
Stephen P. Palm, Vinay Kayetha, Yuekui Yang, and Rebecca Pauly
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-45, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
03 Apr 2017
The Greater Caucasus Glacier Inventory (Russia/Georgia/Azerbaijan)
Levan G. Tielidze and Roger D. Wheate
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-48, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
03 Apr 2017
Ice shelf fracture parameterization in an ice sheet model
Sainan Sun, Stephen Cornford, Rupert Gladstone, Liyun Zhao, and John Moore
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-53, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
30 Mar 2017
Internal structure of two alpine rock glaciers investigated by quasi-3-D electrical resistivity imaging
Adrian Emmert and Christof Kneisel
The Cryosphere, 11, 841-855, doi:10.5194/tc-11-841-2017, 2017
28 Mar 2017
Terrain changes from images acquired on opportunistic flights by SfM photogrammetry
Luc Girod, Christopher Nuth, Andreas Kääb, Bernd Etzelmüller, and Jack Kohler
The Cryosphere, 11, 827-840, doi:10.5194/tc-11-827-2017, 2017
28 Mar 2017
Boundary layer models for calving marine outlet glaciers
Christian Schoof, Andrew D. Davis, and Tiberiu V. Popa
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-42, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
27 Mar 2017
Impact of MODIS sensor calibration updates on Greenland ice sheet surface reflectance and albedo trends
Kimberly A. Casey, Chris M. Polashenski, Justin Chen, and Marco Tedesco
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-38, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
24 Mar 2017
Interactions between Antarctic sea ice and large-scale atmospheric modes in CMIP5 models
Serena Schroeter, Will Hobbs, and Nathaniel L. Bindoff
The Cryosphere, 11, 789-803, doi:10.5194/tc-11-789-2017, 2017
24 Mar 2017
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, 11, 805-825, doi:10.5194/tc-11-805-2017, 2017
24 Mar 2017
Monitoring Tropical Debris Covered Glacier Dynamics from High Resolution Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Photogrammetry, Cordillera Blanca, Peru
Oliver Wigmore and Bryan Mark
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-31, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
24 Mar 2017
Observationally constrained surface mass balance of Larsen C Ice Shelf, Antarctica
Peter Kuipers Munneke, Daniel McGrath, Brooke Medley, Adrian Luckman, Suzanne Bevan, Bernd Kulessa, Daniela Jansen, Adam Booth, Paul Smeets, Bryn Hubbard, David Ashmore, Michiel Van den Broeke, Heidi Sevestre, Konrad Steffen, Andrew Shepherd, and Noel Gourmelen
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-44, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
23 Mar 2017
Signature of Arctic first-year ice melt pond fraction in X-band SAR imagery
Ane S. Fors, Dmitry V. Divine, Anthony P. Doulgeris, Angelika H. H. Renner, and Sebastian Gerland
The Cryosphere, 11, 755-771, doi:10.5194/tc-11-755-2017, 2017
23 Mar 2017
Impact of dust deposition on the albedo of Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland
Monika Wittmann, Christine Dorothea Groot Zwaaftink, Louise Steffensen Schmidt, Sverrir Guðmundsson, Finnur Pálsson, Olafur Arnalds, Helgi Björnsson, Throstur Thorsteinsson, and Andreas Stohl
The Cryosphere, 11, 741-754, doi:10.5194/tc-11-741-2017, 2017
23 Mar 2017
Regional Greenland accumulation variability from Operation IceBridge airborne accumulation radar
Gabriel Lewis, Erich Osterberg, Robert Hawley, Brian Whitmore, Hans Peter Marshall, and Jason Box
The Cryosphere, 11, 773-788, doi:10.5194/tc-11-773-2017, 2017
21 Mar 2017
Surge dynamics and lake outbursts of Kyagar Glacier, Karakoram
Vanessa Round, Silvan Leinss, Matthias Huss, Christoph Haemmig, and Irena Hajnsek
The Cryosphere, 11, 723-739, doi:10.5194/tc-11-723-2017, 2017
21 Mar 2017
Sea ice local surface topography from single-pass satellite InSAR measurements: a feasibility study
Wolfgang Dierking, Oliver Lang, and Thomas Busche
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-40, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
20 Mar 2017
Ice-shelf damming in the glacial Arctic Ocean: dynamical regimes of a basin-covering kilometre thick ice shelf
Johan Nilsson, Martin Jakobsson, Chris Borstad, Nina Kirchner, Göran Björk, Raymond T. Pierrehumbert, and Christian Stranne
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-37, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
17 Mar 2017
Impact of icebergs on net primary productivity in the Southern Ocean
Shuang-Ye Wu and Shugui Hou
The Cryosphere, 11, 707-722, doi:10.5194/tc-11-707-2017, 2017
17 Mar 2017
Bromine, iodine and sodium in surface snow along the 2013 Talos Dome–GV7 traverse (northern Victoria Land, East Antarctica)
Niccolò Maffezzoli, Andrea Spolaor, Carlo Barbante, Michele Bertò, Massimo Frezzotti, and Paul Vallelonga
The Cryosphere, 11, 693-705, doi:10.5194/tc-11-693-2017, 2017
17 Mar 2017
Application of a two-step approach for mapping ice thickness to various glacier types on Svalbard
Johannes Jakob Fürst, Fabien Gillet-Chaulet, Toby J. Benham, Julian A. Dowdeswell, Mariusz Grabiec, Francisco Navarro, Rickard Pettersson, Geir Moholdt, Christopher Nuth, Björn Sass, Kjetil Aas, Xavier Fettweis, Charlotte Lang, Thorsten Seehaus, and Matthias Braun
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-30, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
16 Mar 2017
Dynamic response of an Arctic epishelf lake to seasonal and long-term forcing: implications for ice shelf thickness
Andrew K. Hamilton, Bernard E. Laval, Derek R. Mueller, Warwick F. Vincent, and Luke Copland
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-19, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
16 Mar 2017
Discovery and characterization of submarine groundwater discharge in the Siberian Arctic seas: A case study in Buor-Khaya Gulf, Laptev Sea
Alexander N. Charkin, Michiel Rutgers van der Loeff, Natalia E. Shakhova, Örjan Gustafsson, Oleg V. Dudarev, Maxim S. Cherepnev, Anatoly N. Salyuk, Andrey V. Koshurnikov, Eduard A. Spivak, Alexey Y. Gunar, and Igor P. Semiletov
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-33, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
15 Mar 2017
Winter sea ice export from the Laptev Sea preconditions the local summer sea ice cover
Polona Itkin and Thomas Krumpen
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-28, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
14 Mar 2017
A trace gas method of evaluating interstitial air advection and diffusion in snow
Stephen A. Drake, John S. Selker, and Chad W. Higgins
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-9, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
14 Mar 2017
Geothermal heat flux and basal melt rate in the DomeC region inferred from radar reflectivity and thermal modelling
Olivier Passalacqua, Catherine Ritz, Frédéric Parrenin, Stefano Urbini, and Massimo Frezzotti
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-23, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
14 Mar 2017
Structure and evolution of the drainage system of a Himalayan debris-covered glacier, and its relationship with patterns of mass loss
Douglas I. Benn, Sarah Thompson, Jason Gulley, Jordan Mertes, Adrian Luckman, and Lindsey Nicholson
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-29, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
13 Mar 2017
Modelling radiative transfer through ponded first-year Arctic sea ice with a plane parallel model
Torbjørn Taskjelle, Stephen R. Hudson, Mats A. Granskog, and Børge Hamre
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-36, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
10 Mar 2017
Arctic Ocean geostrophic circulation 2003-2014
Thomas W. K. Armitage, Sheldon Bacon, Andy L. Ridout, Alek A. Petty, Steven Wolbach, and Michel Tsamados
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-22, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 3 comments)
09 Mar 2017
Hydrologic Flowpath Development Varies by Aspect during Spring Snowmelt in Complex Subalpine Terrain
Ryan W. Webb, Steven R. Fassnacht, and Michael N. Gooseff
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-12, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
08 Mar 2017
Assessment of NASA airborne laser altimetry data using ground-based GPS data near Summit Station, Greenland
Kelly M. Brunt, Robert L. Hawley, Eric R. Lutz, Michael Studinger, John G. Sonntag, Michelle A. Hofton, Lauren C. Andrews, and Thomas A. Neumann
The Cryosphere, 11, 681-692, doi:10.5194/tc-11-681-2017, 2017
02 Mar 2017
Liquid water content in ice estimated through a full-depth ground radar profile and borehole measurements in western Greenland
Joel Brown, Joel Harper, and Neil Humphrey
The Cryosphere, 11, 669-679, doi:10.5194/tc-11-669-2017, 2017
01 Mar 2017
Comparison of measurements from different radio-echo sounding systems and synchronization with the ice core at Dome C, Antarctica
Anna Winter, Daniel Steinhage, Emily J. Arnold, Donald D. Blankenship, Marie G. P. Cavitte, Hugh F. J. Corr, John D. Paden, Stefano Urbini, Duncan A. Young, and Olaf Eisen
The Cryosphere, 11, 653-668, doi:10.5194/tc-11-653-2017, 2017
28 Feb 2017
Soil moisture redistribution and its effect on inter-annual active layer temperature and thickness variations in a dry loess terrace in Adventdalen, Svalbard
Carina Schuh, Andrew Frampton, and Hanne Hvidtfeldt Christiansen
The Cryosphere, 11, 635-651, doi:10.5194/tc-11-635-2017, 2017
28 Feb 2017
Wave-ice interactions in the neXtSIM sea-ice model
Timothy D. Williams, Pierre Rampal, and Sylvain Bouillon
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-24, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
27 Feb 2017
Snowfall in the Alps: Evaluation and projections based on the EURO-CORDEX regional climate models
Prisco Frei, Sven Kotlarski, Mark A. Liniger, and Christoph Schär
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-7, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: final response, 3 comments)
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