Articles | Volume 6, issue 6
Research article
09 Nov 2012
Research article |  | 09 Nov 2012

Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance: evaluating simulations and making projections with regional climate models

J. G. L. Rae, G. Aðalgeirsdóttir, T. L. Edwards, X. Fettweis, J. M. Gregory, H. T. Hewitt, J. A. Lowe, P. Lucas-Picher, R. H. Mottram, A. J. Payne, J. K. Ridley, S. R. Shannon, W. J. van de Berg, R. S. W. van de Wal, and M. R. van den Broeke

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