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Volume 13, issue 1

Volume 13, issue 1

02 Jan 2019
Definition differences and internal variability affect the simulated Arctic sea ice melt season
Abigail Smith and Alexandra Jahn
The Cryosphere, 13, 1–20, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-1-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-1-2019, 2019
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03 Jan 2019
Brief Communication: Early season snowpack loss and implications for oversnow vehicle recreation travel planning
Benjamin J. Hatchett and Hilary G. Eisen
The Cryosphere, 13, 21–28, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-21-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-21-2019, 2019
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08 Jan 2019
Impacts of topographic shading on direct solar radiation for valley glaciers in complex topography
Matthew Olson and Summer Rupper
The Cryosphere, 13, 29–40, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-29-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-29-2019, 2019
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09 Jan 2019
Brief communication: Pancake ice floe size distribution during the winter expansion of the Antarctic marginal ice zone
Alberto Alberello, Miguel Onorato, Luke Bennetts, Marcello Vichi, Clare Eayrs, Keith MacHutchon, and Alessandro Toffoli
The Cryosphere, 13, 41–48, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-41-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-41-2019, 2019
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09 Jan 2019
Version 2 of the EUMETSAT OSI SAF and ESA CCI sea-ice concentration climate data records
Thomas Lavergne, Atle Macdonald Sørensen, Stefan Kern, Rasmus Tonboe, Dirk Notz, Signe Aaboe, Louisa Bell, Gorm Dybkjær, Steinar Eastwood, Carolina Gabarro, Georg Heygster, Mari Anne Killie, Matilde Brandt Kreiner, John Lavelle, Roberto Saldo, Stein Sandven, and Leif Toudal Pedersen
The Cryosphere, 13, 49–78, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-49-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-49-2019, 2019
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10 Jan 2019
Arctic sea-ice-free season projected to extend into autumn
Marion Lebrun, Martin Vancoppenolle, Gurvan Madec, and François Massonnet
The Cryosphere, 13, 79–96, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-79-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-79-2019, 2019
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11 Jan 2019
Origin, burial and preservation of late Pleistocene-age glacier ice in Arctic permafrost (Bylot Island, NU, Canada)
Stephanie Coulombe, Daniel Fortier, Denis Lacelle, Mikhail Kanevskiy, and Yuri Shur
The Cryosphere, 13, 97–111, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-97-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-97-2019, 2019
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14 Jan 2019
Past and future interannual variability in Arctic sea ice in coupled climate models
John R. Mioduszewski, Stephen Vavrus, Muyin Wang, Marika Holland, and Laura Landrum
The Cryosphere, 13, 113–124, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-113-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-113-2019, 2019
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14 Jan 2019
New insight from CryoSat-2 sea ice thickness for sea ice modelling
David Schröder, Danny L. Feltham, Michel Tsamados, Andy Ridout, and Rachel Tilling
The Cryosphere, 13, 125–139, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-125-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-125-2019, 2019
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15 Jan 2019
Evaluating the destabilization susceptibility of active rock glaciers in the French Alps
Marco Marcer, Charlie Serrano, Alexander Brenning, Xavier Bodin, Jason Goetz, and Philippe Schoeneich
The Cryosphere, 13, 141–155, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-141-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-141-2019, 2019
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22 Jan 2019
The optical characteristics and sources of chromophoric dissolved organic matter (CDOM) in seasonal snow of northwestern China
Yue Zhou, Hui Wen, Jun Liu, Wei Pu, Qingcai Chen, and Xin Wang
The Cryosphere, 13, 157–175, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-157-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-157-2019, 2019
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22 Jan 2019
Sensitivity of centennial mass loss projections of the Amundsen basin to the friction law
Julien Brondex, Fabien Gillet-Chaulet, and Olivier Gagliardini
The Cryosphere, 13, 177–195, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-177-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-177-2019, 2019
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23 Jan 2019
Sensitivity of active-layer freezing process to snow cover in Arctic Alaska
Yonghong Yi, John S. Kimball, Richard H. Chen, Mahta Moghaddam, and Charles E. Miller
The Cryosphere, 13, 197–218, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-197-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-197-2019, 2019
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24 Jan 2019
Characterizing the behaviour of surge- and non-surge-type glaciers in the Kingata Mountains, eastern Pamir, from 1999 to 2016
Mingyang Lv, Huadong Guo, Xiancai Lu, Guang Liu, Shiyong Yan, Zhixing Ruan, Yixing Ding, and Duncan J. Quincey
The Cryosphere, 13, 219–236, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-219-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-219-2019, 2019
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25 Jan 2019
Brief communication: Rapid machine-learning-based extraction and measurement of ice wedge polygons in high-resolution digital elevation models
Charles J. Abolt, Michael H. Young, Adam L. Atchley, and Cathy J. Wilson
The Cryosphere, 13, 237–245, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-237-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-237-2019, 2019
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28 Jan 2019
The vertical structure of precipitation at two stations in East Antarctica derived from micro rain radars
Claudio Durán-Alarcón, Brice Boudevillain, Christophe Genthon, Jacopo Grazioli, Niels Souverijns, Nicole P. M. van Lipzig, Irina V. Gorodetskaya, and Alexis Berne
The Cryosphere, 13, 247–264, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-247-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-247-2019, 2019
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29 Jan 2019
Responses of sub-ice platelet layer thickening rate and frazil-ice concentration to variations in ice-shelf water supercooling in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica
Chen Cheng, Adrian Jenkins, Paul R. Holland, Zhaomin Wang, Chengyan Liu, and Ruibin Xia
The Cryosphere, 13, 265–280, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-265-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-265-2019, 2019
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29 Jan 2019
Estimation of the Antarctic surface mass balance using the regional climate model MAR (1979–2015) and identification of dominant processes
Cécile Agosta, Charles Amory, Christoph Kittel, Anais Orsi, Vincent Favier, Hubert Gallée, Michiel R. van den Broeke, Jan T. M. Lenaerts, Jan Melchior van Wessem, Willem Jan van de Berg, and Xavier Fettweis
The Cryosphere, 13, 281–296, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-281-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-281-2019, 2019
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30 Jan 2019
Brief communication: Analysis of organic matter in surface snow by PTR-MS – implications for dry deposition dynamics in the Alps
Dušan Materić, Elke Ludewig, Kangming Xu, Thomas Röckmann, and Rupert Holzinger
The Cryosphere, 13, 297–307, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-297-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-297-2019, 2019
31 Jan 2019
Quantifying the light absorption and source attribution of insoluble light-absorbing particles on Tibetan Plateau glaciers between 2013 and 2015
Xin Wang, Hailun Wei, Jun Liu, Baiqing Xu, Mo Wang, Mingxia Ji, and Hongchun Jin
The Cryosphere, 13, 309–324, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-309-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-309-2019, 2019
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01 Feb 2019
Global glacier volume projections under high-end climate change scenarios
Sarah Shannon, Robin Smith, Andy Wiltshire, Tony Payne, Matthias Huss, Richard Betts, John Caesar, Aris Koutroulis, Darren Jones, and Stephan Harrison
The Cryosphere, 13, 325–350, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-325-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-325-2019, 2019
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01 Feb 2019
Crystallographic preferred orientations of ice deformed in direct-shear experiments at low temperatures
Chao Qi, David J. Prior, Lisa Craw, Sheng Fan, Maria-Gema Llorens, Albert Griera, Marianne Negrini, Paul D. Bons, and David L. Goldsby
The Cryosphere, 13, 351–371, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-351-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-351-2019, 2019
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01 Feb 2019
Assessment of the Greenland ice sheet–atmosphere feedbacks for the next century with a regional atmospheric model coupled to an ice sheet model
Sébastien Le clec'h, Sylvie Charbit, Aurélien Quiquet, Xavier Fettweis, Christophe Dumas, Masa Kageyama, Coraline Wyard, and Catherine Ritz
The Cryosphere, 13, 373–395, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-373-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-373-2019, 2019
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01 Feb 2019
Change detection of bare-ice albedo in the Swiss Alps
Kathrin Naegeli, Matthias Huss, and Martin Hoelzle
The Cryosphere, 13, 397–412, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-397-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-13-397-2019, 2019
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