Journal cover Journal topic
The Cryosphere An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 4.790 IF 4.790
  • IF 5-year value: 5.921 IF 5-year
    5.921
  • CiteScore value: 5.27 CiteScore
    5.27
  • SNIP value: 1.551 SNIP 1.551
  • IPP value: 5.08 IPP 5.08
  • SJR value: 3.016 SJR 3.016
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 63 Scimago H
    index 63
  • h5-index value: 51 h5-index 51
TC | Volume 12, issue 2
The Cryosphere, 12, 565–575, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-12-565-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
The Cryosphere, 12, 565–575, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-12-565-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 20 Feb 2018

Research article | 20 Feb 2018

Greenland iceberg melt variability from high-resolution satellite observations

Ellyn M. Enderlin et al.
Download
Interactive discussion
Status: closed
Status: closed
AC: Author comment | RC: Referee comment | SC: Short comment | EC: Editor comment
Printer-friendly Version - Printer-friendly version Supplement - Supplement
Peer review completion
AR: Author's response | RR: Referee report | ED: Editor decision
AR by Ellyn Enderlin on behalf of the Authors (22 Nov 2017)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Referee Nomination & Report Request started (24 Nov 2017) by Kenichi Matsuoka
RR by Jason Amundson (13 Dec 2017)
ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (review by editor) (03 Jan 2018) by Kenichi Matsuoka
AR by Ellyn Enderlin on behalf of the Authors (09 Jan 2018)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (11 Jan 2018) by Kenichi Matsuoka
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
This paper aims to improve the understanding of variations in ocean conditions around the Greenland Ice Sheet, which have been called upon to explain recent glacier change. Changes in iceberg elevation over time, measured using satellite data, are used to estimate average melt rates. We find that iceberg melt rates generally decrease with latitude and increase with keel depth and can be used to characterize ocean conditions at Greenland's inaccessible marine margins.
This paper aims to improve the understanding of variations in ocean conditions around the...
Citation