Articles | Volume 6, issue 2
The Cryosphere, 6, 273–286, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-273-2012
The Cryosphere, 6, 273–286, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-273-2012

Research article 13 Mar 2012

Research article | 13 Mar 2012

Kinematic first-order calving law implies potential for abrupt ice-shelf retreat

A. Levermann et al.

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