Articles | Volume 6, issue 2
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-255-2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-255-2012
Research article
 | 
08 Mar 2012
Research article |  | 08 Mar 2012

Coupling of climate models and ice sheet models by surface mass balance gradients: application to the Greenland Ice Sheet

M. M. Helsen, R. S. W. van de Wal, M. R. van den Broeke, W. J. van de Berg, and J. Oerlemans

Related authors

Simulation of the Greenland Ice Sheet over two glacial–interglacial cycles: investigating a sub-ice- shelf melt parameterization and relative sea level forcing in an ice-sheet–ice-shelf model
Sarah L. Bradley, Thomas J. Reerink, Roderik S. W. van de Wal, and Michiel M. Helsen
Clim. Past, 14, 619–635, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-619-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-619-2018, 2018
On the importance of the albedo parameterization for the mass balance of the Greenland ice sheet in EC-Earth
Michiel M. Helsen, Roderik S. W. van de Wal, Thomas J. Reerink, Richard Bintanja, Marianne S. Madsen, Shuting Yang, Qiang Li, and Qiong Zhang
The Cryosphere, 11, 1949–1965, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1949-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1949-2017, 2017
Short summary
Coupled regional climate–ice-sheet simulation shows limited Greenland ice loss during the Eemian
M. M. Helsen, W. J. van de Berg, R. S. W. van de Wal, M. R. van den Broeke, and J. Oerlemans
Clim. Past, 9, 1773–1788, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-9-1773-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-9-1773-2013, 2013

Related subject area

Climate Interactions
Projection of snowfall extremes in the French Alps as a function of elevation and global warming level
Erwan Le Roux, Guillaume Evin, Raphaëlle Samacoïts, Nicolas Eckert, Juliette Blanchet, and Samuel Morin
The Cryosphere, 17, 4691–4704, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-4691-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-4691-2023, 2023
Short summary
Forced and internal components of observed Arctic sea-ice changes
Jakob Simon Dörr, David B. Bonan, Marius Årthun, Lea Svendsen, and Robert C. J. Wills
The Cryosphere, 17, 4133–4153, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-4133-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-4133-2023, 2023
Short summary
Triggers of the 2022 Larsen B multi-year landfast sea ice break-out and initial glacier response
Naomi E. Ochwat, Ted A. Scambos, Alison F. Banwell, Robert S. Anderson, Michelle L. Maclennan, Ghislain Picard, Julia A. Shates, Sebastian Marinsek, Liliana Margonari, Martin Truffer, and Erin C. Pettit
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2023-88,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2023-88, 2023
Revised manuscript accepted for TC
Short summary
Changes in March mean snow water equivalent since the mid-20th century and the contributing factors in reanalyses and CMIP6 climate models
Jouni Räisänen
The Cryosphere, 17, 1913–1934, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-1913-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-1913-2023, 2023
Short summary
Climatic control of the surface mass balance of the Patagonian Icefields
Tomás Carrasco-Escaff, Maisa Rojas, René Darío Garreaud, Deniz Bozkurt, and Marius Schaefer
The Cryosphere, 17, 1127–1149, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-1127-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-17-1127-2023, 2023
Short summary

Cited articles

Ambach, W.: Untersuchungen zum Energieumsatz in der Akkumulationszone des Grönländischen Inlandeises: Nachtrag, in: Expedition Glaciologique Internationale au Groenland, 4, No. 5, 63 pp., Bianco Lunos, København, 1977{a}.
Ambach, W.: Untersuchungen zum Energieumsatz in der Akkumulationszone des Grönländischen Inlandeises: Nachtrag, in: Expedition Glaciologique Internationale au Groenland, 4, No. 7, 44 pp., Bianco Lunos, København, 1977{b}.
Bales, R. C., Guo, Q., Shen, D., McConnell, J. R., Du, G., Burkhart, J. F., Spikes, V. B., Hanna, E., and Cappelen, J.: Annual accumulation for Greenland updated using ice core data developed during 2000–2006 and analysis of daily coastal meteorological data, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D06116, https://doi.org/10.1029/2008JD011208, 2009.
Bamber, J. L., Ekholm, S., and Krabill, W.: A new, high-resolution digital elevation model of Greenland fully validated with airborne laser altimeter data, J. Geophys. Res., 106, 6733–6745, 2001{a}.