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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
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, 0 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, 0 comments)
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, 0 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, 2 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, 0 comments)
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, 0 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, 0 comments)
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, 0 comments)
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, 0 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, 0 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, 0 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, 1 comment)
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, 0 comments)
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: open, 2 comments)
24 Feb 2017
Recent geodetic mass balance of Monte Tronador glaciers, northern Patagonian Andes
Lucas Ruiz, Etienne Berthier, Maximiliano Viale, Pierre Pitte, and Mariano H. Masiokas
The Cryosphere, 11, 619-634, doi:10.5194/tc-11-619-2017, 2017
24 Feb 2017
The importance of accurate glacier albedo for estimates of surface mass balance on Vatnajökull: Evaluating the surface energy budget in a Regional Climate Model with automatic weather station observations
Louise Steffensen Schmidt, Guðfinna Aðalgeirsdóttir, Sverrir Guðmundsson, Peter L. Langen, Finnur Pálsson, Ruth Mottram, Simon Gascoin, and Helgi Björnsson
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-14, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
24 Feb 2017
The influence of the synoptic regime on stable water isotopes in precipitation at Dome C, East Antarctica
Elisabeth Schlosser, Anna Dittmann, Barbara Stenni, Jordan G. Powers, Kevin W. Manning, Valérie Masson-Delmotte, Mauro Valt, Anselmo Cagnati, Paolo Grigioni, and Claudio Scarchilli
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-21, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
23 Feb 2017
Analysis of ice shelf flexure and its InSAR representation in the grounding zone of the Southern McMurdo Ice Shelf
Wolfgang Rack, Matt A. King, Oliver J. Marsh, Christian T. Wild, and Dana Floricioiu
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-13, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
23 Feb 2017
Measurements of precipitation in Dumont d'Urville, Terre Adélie, East Antarctica
Jacopo Grazioli, Christophe Genthon, Brice Boudevillain, Claudio Duran-Alarcon, Massimo Del Guasta, Jean-Baptiste Madeleine, and Alexis Berne
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-18, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
22 Feb 2017
Calving localization at Helheim Glacier using multiple local seismic stations
M. Jeffrey Mei, David M. Holland, Sridhar Anandakrishnan, and Tiantian Zheng
The Cryosphere, 11, 609-618, doi:10.5194/tc-11-609-2017, 2017
21 Feb 2017
Distributed snow and rock temperature modelling in steep rock walls using Alpine3D
Anna Haberkorn, Nander Wever, Martin Hoelzle, Marcia Phillips, Robert Kenner, Mathias Bavay, and Michael Lehning
The Cryosphere, 11, 585-607, doi:10.5194/tc-11-585-2017, 2017
21 Feb 2017
Distinguishing between old and modern permafrost sources with compound-specific δ2H analysis
Jorien E. Vonk, Tommaso Tesi, Lisa Bröder, Henry Holmstrand, Gustaf Hugelius, August Andersson, Oleg Dudarev, Igor Semiletov, and Örjan Gustafsson
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-17, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
20 Feb 2017
Experimental observation of transient δ18O interaction between snow and advective airflow under various temperature gradient conditions
Pirmin P. Ebner, Hans Christian Steen-Larsen, Barbara Stenni, Martin Schneebeli, and Aldo Steinfeld
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-16, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
16 Feb 2017
Quantifying irreversible movement in steep, fractured bedrock permafrost on Matterhorn (CH)
Samuel Weber, Jan Beutel, Jérome Faillettaz, Andreas Hasler, Michael Krautblatter, and Andreas Vieli
The Cryosphere, 11, 567-583, doi:10.5194/tc-11-567-2017, 2017
16 Feb 2017
Frontal destabilization of Stonebreen, Edgeøya, Svalbard
Tazio Strozzi, Andreas Kääb, and Thomas Schellenberger
The Cryosphere, 11, 553-566, doi:10.5194/tc-11-553-2017, 2017
16 Feb 2017
How much can we save? Impact of different emission scenarios on future snow cover in the Alps
Christoph Marty, Sebastian Schlögl, Mathias Bavay, and Michael Lehning
The Cryosphere, 11, 517-529, doi:10.5194/tc-11-517-2017, 2017
15 Feb 2017
Brief communication: Glaciers in the Hunza catchment (Karakoram) have been nearly in balance since the 1970s
Tobias Bolch, Tino Pieczonka, Kriti Mukherjee, and Joseph Shea
The Cryosphere, 11, 531-539, doi:10.5194/tc-11-531-2017, 2017
15 Feb 2017
Models for polythermal ice sheets and glaciers
Ian J. Hewitt and Christian Schoof
The Cryosphere, 11, 541-551, doi:10.5194/tc-11-541-2017, 2017
13 Feb 2017
Surface energy budget responses to radiative forcing at Summit, Greenland
Nathaniel B. Miller, Matthew D. Shupe, Christopher J. Cox, David Noone, P. Ola G. Persson, and Konrad Steffen
The Cryosphere, 11, 497-516, doi:10.5194/tc-11-497-2017, 2017
10 Feb 2017
Active-layer thickness estimation from X-band SAR backscatter intensity
Barbara Widhalm, Annett Bartsch, Marina Leibman, and Artem Khomutov
The Cryosphere, 11, 483-496, doi:10.5194/tc-11-483-2017, 2017
09 Feb 2017
Ground-penetrating radar reveals ice thickness and undisturbed englacial layers at Kilimanjaro's Northern Ice Field
Pascal Bohleber, Leo Sold, Douglas R. Hardy, Margit Schwikowski, Patrick Klenk, Andrea Fischer, Pascal Sirguey, Nicolas J. Cullen, Mariusz Potocki, Helene Hoffmann, and Paul Mayewski
The Cryosphere, 11, 469-482, doi:10.5194/tc-11-469-2017, 2017
08 Feb 2017
Simultaneous disintegration of outlet glaciers in Porpoise Bay (Wilkes Land), East Antarctica, driven by sea ice break-up
Bertie W. J. Miles, Chris R. Stokes, and Stewart S. R. Jamieson
The Cryosphere, 11, 427-442, doi:10.5194/tc-11-427-2017, 2017
08 Feb 2017
Connected subglacial lake drainage beneath Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica
Benjamin E. Smith, Noel Gourmelen, Alexander Huth, and Ian Joughin
The Cryosphere, 11, 451-467, doi:10.5194/tc-11-451-2017, 2017
08 Feb 2017
Brief communication: Observations of a glacier outburst flood from Lhotse Glacier, Everest area, Nepal
David R. Rounce, Alton C. Byers, Elizabeth A. Byers, and Daene C. McKinney
The Cryosphere, 11, 443-449, doi:10.5194/tc-11-443-2017, 2017
07 Feb 2017
Coupled Land Surface-Subsurface Hydrogeophysical Inverse Modeling to Estimate Soil Organic Content and explore associated Hydrological and Thermal Dynamics in an Arctic Tundra
Anh Phuong Tran, Baptiste Dafflon, and Susan S. Hubbard
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-1, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
03 Feb 2017
Spatial variability in mass loss of glaciers in the Everest region, central Himalayas, between 2000 and 2015
Owen King, Duncan J. Quincey, Jonathan L. Carrivick, and Ann V. Rowan
The Cryosphere, 11, 407-426, doi:10.5194/tc-11-407-2017, 2017
02 Feb 2017
Antarctic subglacial lakes drain through sediment-floored canals: theory and model testing on real and idealized domains
Sasha P. Carter, Helen A. Fricker, and Matthew R. Siegfried
The Cryosphere, 11, 381-405, doi:10.5194/tc-11-381-2017, 2017
01 Feb 2017
Future snow? A spatial-probabilistic assessment of the extraordinarily low snowpacks of 2014 and 2015 in the Oregon Cascades
Eric A. Sproles, Travis R. Roth, and Anne W. Nolin
The Cryosphere, 11, 331-341, doi:10.5194/tc-11-331-2017, 2017
01 Feb 2017
A 60-year ice-core record of regional climate from Adélie Land, coastal Antarctica
Sentia Goursaud, Valérie Masson-Delmotte, Vincent Favier, Susanne Preunkert, Michel Fily, Hubert Gallée, Bruno Jourdain, Michel Legrand, Olivier Magand, Bénédicte Minster, and Martin Werner
The Cryosphere, 11, 343-362, doi:10.5194/tc-11-343-2017, 2017
01 Feb 2017
Generating synthetic fjord bathymetry for coastal Greenland
Christopher N. Williams, Stephen L. Cornford, Thomas M. Jordan, Julian A. Dowdeswell, Martin J. Siegert, Christopher D. Clark, Darrel A. Swift, Andrew Sole, Ian Fenty, and Jonathan L. Bamber
The Cryosphere, 11, 363-380, doi:10.5194/tc-11-363-2017, 2017
01 Feb 2017
Multi-year surface velocities and sea-level rise contribution of the Basin-3 and Basin-2 surges, Austfonna, Svalbard
Thomas Schellenberger, Thorben Dunse, Andreas Kääb, Thomas Vikhamar Schuler, Jon Ove Hagen, and Carleen H. Reijmer
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-5, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
01 Feb 2017
Change in Frozen Soils and its Effect on Regional Hydrology in the Upper Heihe Basin, the Northeast Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau
Bing Gao, Dawen Yang, Yue Qin, Yuhan Wang, Hongyi Li, Yanlin Zhang, and Tingjun Zhang
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-289, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 2 comments)
01 Feb 2017
Comparison of different methods to retrieve effective snow grain size in central Antarctica
Tim Carlsen, Gerit Birnbaum, André Ehrlich, Johannes Freitag, Georg Heygster, Larysa Istomina, Sepp Kipfstuhl, Anaïs Orsi, Michael Schäfer, and Manfred Wendisch
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-294, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
31 Jan 2017
Marine ice sheet model performance depends on basal sliding physics and sub-shelf melting
Rupert Michael Gladstone, Roland Charles Warner, Benjamin Keith Galton-Fenzi, Olivier Gagliardini, Thomas Zwinger, and Ralf Greve
The Cryosphere, 11, 319-329, doi:10.5194/tc-11-319-2017, 2017
31 Jan 2017
Reply to Basal buoyancy and fast-moving glaciers: in defense of analytic force balance by C. J. van der Veen (2016)
Terence J. Hughes
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-6, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: final response, 6 comments)
31 Jan 2017
On measuring snow ablation rates in alpine terrain with a mobile GPR device
Nena Griessinger, Franziska Mohr, and Tobias Jonas
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-295, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 0 comments)
31 Jan 2017
Sea Ice Assimilation into a Coupled Ocean-Sea Ice Adjoint Model of the Arctic Ocean
Nikolay V. Koldunov, Armin Köhl, Nuno Serra, and Detlef Stammer
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-2, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
30 Jan 2017
The past, present, and future viscous heat dissipation available for Greenland subglacial conduit formation
Kenneth D. Mankoff and Slawek M. Tulaczyk
The Cryosphere, 11, 303-317, doi:10.5194/tc-11-303-2017, 2017
30 Jan 2017
Sea-level response to melting of Antarctic ice shelves on multi-centennial time scales with the fast Elementary Thermomechanical Ice Sheet model (f.ETISh v1.0)
Frank Pattyn
The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2017-8, 2017
Manuscript under review for TC (discussion: open, 1 comment)
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