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The following lists the preprints and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
30 Sep 2020
Impact of updated radiative transfer scheme in RACMO2.3p3 on the surface mass and energy budget of the Greenland ice sheet
Christiaan T. van Dalum, Willem Jan van de Berg, and Michiel R. van den Broeke
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-259,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-259, 2020
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29 Sep 2020
Possible biases in scaling-based estimates of glacier change: a case study in the Himalaya
Argha Banerjee, Disha Patil, and Ajinkya Jadhav
The Cryosphere, 14, 3235–3247, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3235-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3235-2020, 2020
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28 Sep 2020
Permafrost thaw couples slopes with downstream systems and effects propagate through Arctic drainage networks
Steven V. Kokelj, Justin Kokoszka, Jurjen van der Sluijs, Ashley C. A. Rudy, John Tunnicliffe, Sarah Shakil, Suzanne Tank, and Scott Zolkos
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-218,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-218, 2020
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28 Sep 2020
Rapid and accurate polarimetric radar measurements of ice crystal fabric orientation at theWestern Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide deep ice core site
Tun Jan Young, Carlos Martín, Poul Christoffersen, Dustin M. Schroeder, Slawek M. Tulaczyk, and Eliza J. Dawson
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-264,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-264, 2020
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25 Sep 2020
Thermal legacy of a large paleolake in Taylor Valley, East Antarctica as evidenced by an airborne electromagnetic survey
Krista F. Myers, Peter T. Doran, Slawek M. Tulaczyk, Neil T. Foley, Thue S. Bording, Esben Auken, Hilary A. Dugan, Jill A. Mikucki, Nikolaj Foged, Denys Grombacher, and Ross A. Virginia
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-241,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-241, 2020
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25 Sep 2020
Spatial and temporal variations in snow chemistry along a traverse from coastal East Antarctica to the ice sheet summit (Dome A)
Guitao Shi, Hongmei Ma, Zhengyi Hu, Zhenlou Chen, Chunlei An, Su Jiang, Yuansheng Li, Tianming Ma, Jinhai Yu, Danhe Wang, Siyu Lu, Bo Sun, and Meredith G. Hastings
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-255,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-255, 2020
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24 Sep 2020
Towards understanding the pattern of glacier mass balances in High Mountain Asia using regional climatic modelling
Remco J. de Kok, Philip D. A. Kraaijenbrink, Obbe A. Tuinenburg, Pleun N. J. Bonekamp, and Walter W. Immerzeel
The Cryosphere, 14, 3215–3234, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3215-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3215-2020, 2020
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24 Sep 2020
Airborne mapping of the sub-ice platelet layer under fast ice in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica
Christian Haas, Patricia J. Langhorne, Wolfgang Rack, Greg H. Leonard, Gemma M. Brett, Daniel Price, Justin F. Beckers, and Alex J. Gough
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-268,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-268, 2020
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22 Sep 2020
Brief communication: Time step dependence (and fixes) in Stokes simulations of calving ice shelves
Brandon Berg and Jeremy Bassis
The Cryosphere, 14, 3209–3213, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3209-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3209-2020, 2020
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21 Sep 2020
How much snow falls in the world's mountains? A first look at mountain snowfall estimates in A-train observations and reanalyses
Anne Sophie Daloz, Marian Mateling, Tristan L'Ecuyer, Mark Kulie, Norm B. Wood, Mikael Durand, Melissa Wrzesien, Camilla W. Stjern, and Ashok P. Dimri
The Cryosphere, 14, 3195–3207, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3195-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3195-2020, 2020
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21 Sep 2020
Hydrology and runoff routing of glacierized drainage basins in the Kongsfjord area, northwest Svalbard
Ankit Pramanik, Jack Kohler, Katrin Lindbäck, Penelope How, Ward Van Pelt, Glen Liston, and Thomas V. Schuler
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-197,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-197, 2020
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21 Sep 2020
Surface melting over the Greenland ice sheet from enhanced resolution passive microwave brightness temperatures (1979–2019)
Paolo Colosio, Marco Tedesco, Xavier Fettweis, and Roberto Ranzi
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-250,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-250, 2020
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21 Sep 2020
Modelling steady states and the transient response of debris-covered glaciers
James Ferguson and Andreas Vieli
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-228,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-228, 2020
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21 Sep 2020
The transferability of adjoint inversion products between different ice flow models
Jowan M. Barnes, Thiago Dias dos Santos, Daniel Goldberg, G. Hilmar Gudmundsson, Mathieu Morlighem, and Jan De Rydt
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-235,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-235, 2020
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21 Sep 2020
Driving Forces of Circum-Antarctic Glacier and Ice Shelf Front Retreat over the Last Two Decades
Celia A. Baumhoer, Andreas J. Dietz, Christof Kneisel, Heiko Paeth, and Claudia Kuenzer
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-224,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-224, 2020
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18 Sep 2020
An analysis of instabilities and limit cycles in glacier-dammed reservoirs
Christian Schoof
The Cryosphere, 14, 3175–3194, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3175-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3175-2020, 2020
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18 Sep 2020
Buoyant calving and ice-contact lake evolution at Pasterze Glacier (Austria) in the period 1998–2019
Andreas Kellerer-Pirklbauer, Michael Avian, Douglas I. Benn, Felix Bernsteiner, Philipp Krisch, and Christian Ziesler
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-227,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-227, 2020
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17 Sep 2020
A protocol for calculating basal melt rates in the ISMIP6 Antarctic ice sheet projections
Nicolas C. Jourdain, Xylar Asay-Davis, Tore Hattermann, Fiammetta Straneo, Hélène Seroussi, Christopher M. Little, and Sophie Nowicki
The Cryosphere, 14, 3111–3134, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3111-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3111-2020, 2020
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17 Sep 2020
The future sea-level contribution of the Greenland ice sheet: a multi-model ensemble study of ISMIP6
Heiko Goelzer, Sophie Nowicki, Anthony Payne, Eric Larour, Helene Seroussi, William H. Lipscomb, Jonathan Gregory, Ayako Abe-Ouchi, Andrew Shepherd, Erika Simon, Cécile Agosta, Patrick Alexander, Andy Aschwanden, Alice Barthel, Reinhard Calov, Christopher Chambers, Youngmin Choi, Joshua Cuzzone, Christophe Dumas, Tamsin Edwards, Denis Felikson, Xavier Fettweis, Nicholas R. Golledge, Ralf Greve, Angelika Humbert, Philippe Huybrechts, Sebastien Le clec'h, Victoria Lee, Gunter Leguy, Chris Little, Daniel P. Lowry, Mathieu Morlighem, Isabel Nias, Aurelien Quiquet, Martin Rückamp, Nicole-Jeanne Schlegel, Donald A. Slater, Robin S. Smith, Fiamma Straneo, Lev Tarasov, Roderik van de Wal, and Michiel van den Broeke
The Cryosphere, 14, 3071–3096, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3071-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3071-2020, 2020
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17 Sep 2020
The role of history and strength of the oceanic forcing in sea level projections from Antarctica with the Parallel Ice Sheet Model
Ronja Reese, Anders Levermann, Torsten Albrecht, Hélène Seroussi, and Ricarda Winkelmann
The Cryosphere, 14, 3097–3110, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3097-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3097-2020, 2020
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17 Sep 2020
ISMIP6 Antarctica: a multi-model ensemble of the Antarctic ice sheet evolution over the 21st century
Hélène Seroussi, Sophie Nowicki, Antony J. Payne, Heiko Goelzer, William H. Lipscomb, Ayako Abe-Ouchi, Cécile Agosta, Torsten Albrecht, Xylar Asay-Davis, Alice Barthel, Reinhard Calov, Richard Cullather, Christophe Dumas, Benjamin K. Galton-Fenzi, Rupert Gladstone, Nicholas R. Golledge, Jonathan M. Gregory, Ralf Greve, Tore Hattermann, Matthew J. Hoffman, Angelika Humbert, Philippe Huybrechts, Nicolas C. Jourdain, Thomas Kleiner, Eric Larour, Gunter R. Leguy, Daniel P. Lowry, Chistopher M. Little, Mathieu Morlighem, Frank Pattyn, Tyler Pelle, Stephen F. Price, Aurélien Quiquet, Ronja Reese, Nicole-Jeanne Schlegel, Andrew Shepherd, Erika Simon, Robin S. Smith, Fiammetta Straneo, Sainan Sun, Luke D. Trusel, Jonas Van Breedam, Roderik S. W. van de Wal, Ricarda Winkelmann, Chen Zhao, Tong Zhang, and Thomas Zwinger
The Cryosphere, 14, 3033–3070, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3033-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3033-2020, 2020
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16 Sep 2020
Modelling regional glacier length changes over the last millennium using the Open Global Glacier Model
David Parkes and Hugues Goosse
The Cryosphere, 14, 3135–3153, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3135-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3135-2020, 2020
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16 Sep 2020
Evaluating permafrost physics in the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project 6 (CMIP6) models and their sensitivity to climate change
Eleanor J. Burke, Yu Zhang, and Gerhard Krinner
The Cryosphere, 14, 3155–3174, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3155-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3155-2020, 2020
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16 Sep 2020
Consequences of permafrost degradation for Arctic infrastructure – bridging the model gap between regional and engineering scales
Thomas Schneider von Deimling, Hanna Lee, Thomas Ingeman-Nielsen, Sebastian Westermann, Vladimir Romanovsky, Scott Lamoureux, Donald A. Walker, Sarah Chadburn, Lei Cai, Erin Trochim, Jan Nitzbon, Stephan Jacobi, and Moritz Langer
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-192,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-192, 2020
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16 Sep 2020
Analyses of Peace River SWIPS data and its implications for the roles played by frazil ice and in situ anchor ice growth in a freezing river
John R. Marko and David R. Topham
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-212,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-212, 2020
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15 Sep 2020
Bayesian calibration of firn densification models
Vincent Verjans, Amber A. Leeson, Christopher Nemeth, C. Max Stevens, Peter Kuipers Munneke, Brice Noël, and Jan Melchior van Wessem
The Cryosphere, 14, 3017–3032, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3017-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3017-2020, 2020
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15 Sep 2020
Estimating statistical errors in retrievals of ice velocity and deformation parameters from satellite images and buoy arrays
Wolfgang Dierking, Harry L. Stern, and Jennifer K. Hutchings
The Cryosphere, 14, 2999–3016, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2999-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2999-2020, 2020
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15 Sep 2020
Snow Ensemble Uncertainty Project (SEUP): Quantification of snow water equivalent uncertainty across North America via ensemble land surface modeling
Rhae Sung Kim, Sujay Kumar, Carrie Vuyovich, Paul Houser, Jessica Lundquist, Lawrence Mudryk, Michael Durand, Ana Barros, Edward J. Kim, Barton A. Forman, Ethan D. Gutmann, Melissa L. Wrzesien, Camille Garnaud, Melody Sandells, Hans-Peter Marshall, Nicoleta Cristea, Justin M. Pflug, Jeremy Johnston, Yueqian Cao, David Mocko, and Shugong Wang
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-248,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-248, 2020
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14 Sep 2020
Seasonal transition dates can reveal biases in Arctic sea ice simulations
Abigail Smith, Alexandra Jahn, and Muyin Wang
The Cryosphere, 14, 2977–2997, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2977-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2977-2020, 2020
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13 Sep 2020
Quantifying multifrequency acoustic characterization accuracy for ice model development applications
David R. Topham and John R. Marko
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-213,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-213, 2020
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11 Sep 2020
Geodetic point surface mass balances: A new approach to determine point surface mass balances from remote sensing measurements
Christian Vincent, Diego Cusicanqui, Bruno Jourdain, Olivier Laarman, Delphine Six, Adrien Gilbert, Andrea Walpersdorf, Antoine Rabatel, Luc Piard, Florent Gimbert, Olivier Gagliardini, Vincent Peyaud, Laurent Arnaud, Emmanuel Thibert, Fanny Brun, and Ugo Nanni
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-239,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-239, 2020
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10 Sep 2020
A model for interaction between conduits and surrounding hydraulically connected distributed drainage based on geomorphological evidence from Keewatin, Canada
Emma L. M. Lewington, Stephen J. Livingstone, Chris D. Clark, Andrew J. Sole, and Robert D. Storrar
The Cryosphere, 14, 2949–2976, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2949-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2949-2020, 2020
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10 Sep 2020
Snow depth mapping from stereo satellite imagery in mountainous terrain: evaluation using airborne laser-scanning data
César Deschamps-Berger, Simon Gascoin, Etienne Berthier, Jeffrey Deems, Ethan Gutmann, Amaury Dehecq, David Shean, and Marie Dumont
The Cryosphere, 14, 2925–2940, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2925-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2925-2020, 2020
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10 Sep 2020
Brief Communication: Mesoscale and submesoscale dynamics in the marginal ice zone from sequential synthetic aperture radar observations
Igor E. Kozlov, Evgeny V. Plotnikov, and Georgy E. Manucharyan
The Cryosphere, 14, 2941–2947, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2941-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2941-2020, 2020
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09 Sep 2020
New gravity-derived bathymetry for the Thwaites, Crosson, and Dotson ice shelves revealing two ice shelf populations
Tom A. Jordan, David Porter, Kirsty Tinto, Romain Millan, Atsuhiro Muto, Kelly Hogan, Robert D. Larter, Alastair G. C. Graham, and John D. Paden
The Cryosphere, 14, 2869–2882, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2869-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2869-2020, 2020
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09 Sep 2020
Revealing the former bed of Thwaites Glacier using sea-floor bathymetry: implications for warm-water routing and bed controls on ice flow and buttressing
Kelly A. Hogan, Robert D. Larter, Alastair G. C. Graham, Robert Arthern, James D. Kirkham, Rebecca Totten Minzoni, Tom A. Jordan, Rachel Clark, Victoria Fitzgerald, Anna K. Wåhlin, John B. Anderson, Claus-Dieter Hillenbrand, Frank O. Nitsche, Lauren Simkins, James A. Smith, Karsten Gohl, Jan Erik Arndt, Jongkuk Hong, and Julia Wellner
The Cryosphere, 14, 2883–2908, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2883-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2883-2020, 2020
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07 Sep 2020
Pervasive diffusion of climate signals recorded in ice-vein ionic impurities
Felix S. L. Ng
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-217,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-217, 2020
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04 Sep 2020
Strain response and energy dissipation of floating saline ice under cyclic compressive stress
Mingdong Wei, Arttu Polojärvi, David M. Cole, and Malith Prasanna
The Cryosphere, 14, 2849–2867, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2849-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2849-2020, 2020
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04 Sep 2020
Anthropogenic climate change versus internal climate variability: impacts on snow cover in the Swiss Alps
Fabian Willibald, Sven Kotlarski, Adrienne Grêt-Regamey, and Ralf Ludwig
The Cryosphere, 14, 2909–2924, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2909-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2909-2020, 2020
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04 Sep 2020
Brief Communication: Ice Sheet Elevation Measurements from the Sentinel-3A / 3B Tandem Phase
Malcolm McMillan, Alan Muir, and Craig Donlon
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-223,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-223, 2020
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04 Sep 2020
Brief communication: Glacier run-off estimation using altimetry derived basin volume change: case study at Humboldt Glacier, Northwest Greenland
Laurence Gray
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-220,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-220, 2020
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03 Sep 2020
Soil respiration of alpine meadow is controlled by freeze–thaw processes of active layer in the permafrost region of the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau
Junfeng Wang, Qingbai Wu, Ziqiang Yuan, and Hojeong Kang
The Cryosphere, 14, 2835–2848, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2835-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2835-2020, 2020
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03 Sep 2020
Mapping seasonal glacier melt across the Hindu Kush Himalaya with time series SAR
Corey Scher, Nicholas C. Steiner, and Kyle C. McDonald
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-181,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-181, 2020
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03 Sep 2020
Elastic-viscoplastic characterization of S2 columnar freshwater ice
Iman E. Gharamti, John P. Dempsey, Arttu Polojärvi, and Jukka Tuhkuri
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-237,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-237, 2020
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02 Sep 2020
A kinematic formalism for tracking ice–ocean mass exchange on the Earth's surface and estimating sea-level change
Surendra Adhikari, Erik R. Ivins, Eric Larour, Lambert Caron, and Helene Seroussi
The Cryosphere, 14, 2819–2833, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2819-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2819-2020, 2020
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02 Sep 2020
Brief communication: Mapping Greenland's perennial firn aquifers using enhanced-resolution L-band brightness temperature image time series
Julie Z. Miller, David G. Long, Kenneth C. Jezek, Joel T. Johnson, Mary J. Brodzik, Christopher A. Shuman, Lora S. Koenig, and Ted A. Scambos
The Cryosphere, 14, 2809–2817, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2809-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2809-2020, 2020
02 Sep 2020
Radiocarbon dating of alpine ice cores with the dissolved organic carbon (DOC) fraction
Ling Fang, Theo Jenk, Thomas Singer, Shugui Hou, and Margit Schwikowski
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-234,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-234, 2020
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02 Sep 2020
Enhancement of snow albedo reduction and radiative forcing due to coated black carbon in snow
Wei Pu, Tenglong Shi, Jiecan Cui, Yang Chen, Yue Zhou, and Xin Wang
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-238,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-238, 2020
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01 Sep 2020
Warm-air entrainment and advection during alpine blowing snow events
Nikolas O. Aksamit and John W. Pomeroy
The Cryosphere, 14, 2795–2807, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2795-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2795-2020, 2020
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01 Sep 2020
Brief Communication: New evidence further constraining Tibetan ice core chronologies to the Holocene
Shugui Hou, Wangbin Zhang, Ling Fang, Theo M. Jenk, Shuangye Wu, Hongxi Pang, and Margit Schwikowski
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-225,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-225, 2020
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31 Aug 2020
Seasonal and interannual variability of landfast sea ice in Atka Bay, Weddell Sea, Antarctica
Stefanie Arndt, Mario Hoppmann, Holger Schmithüsen, Alexander D. Fraser, and Marcel Nicolaus
The Cryosphere, 14, 2775–2793, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2775-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2775-2020, 2020
31 Aug 2020
Inferring the basal sliding coefficient field for the Stokes ice sheet model under rheological uncertainty
Olalekan Babaniyi, Ruanui Nicholson, Umberto Villa, and Noémi Petra
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-229,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-229, 2020
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28 Aug 2020
Quantifying the impact of synoptic weather types and patterns on energy fluxes of a marginal snowpack
Andrew J. Schwartz, Hamish A. McGowan, Alison Theobald, and Nik Callow
The Cryosphere, 14, 2755–2774, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2755-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2755-2020, 2020
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28 Aug 2020
Trends and spatial variation in rain-on-snow events over the Arctic Ocean during the early melt season
Tingfeng Dou, Cunde Xiao, Jiping Liu, Qiang Wang, Shifeng Pan, Jie Su, Xiaojun Yuan, Minghu Ding, Feng Zhang, Kai Xue, Peter A. Bieniek, and Hajo Eicken
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-214,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-214, 2020
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28 Aug 2020
Summer valley-floor snowfall in Taylor Valley, Antarctica from 1995–2017
Madeline E. Myers, Peter T. Doran, and Krista F. Myers
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-203,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-203, 2020
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28 Aug 2020
Understanding Drivers of Glacier Length Variability Over the Last Millennium
Alan Huston, Nicholas Siler, Gerard H. Roe, Erin Pettit, and Nathan J. Steiger
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-230,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-230, 2020
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27 Aug 2020
Drivers for Atlantic-origin waters abutting Greenland
Laura C. Gillard, Xianmin Hu, Paul G. Myers, Mads Hvid Ribergaard, and Craig M. Lee
The Cryosphere, 14, 2729–2753, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2729-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2729-2020, 2020
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27 Aug 2020
Quantifying spatiotemporal variability of glacier algal blooms and the impact on surface albedo in southwestern Greenland
Shujie Wang, Marco Tedesco, Patrick Alexander, Min Xu, and Xavier Fettweis
The Cryosphere, 14, 2687–2713, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2687-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2687-2020, 2020
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27 Aug 2020
Brief communication: Evaluating Antarctic precipitation in ERA5 and CMIP6 against CloudSat observations
Marie-Laure Roussel, Florentin Lemonnier, Christophe Genthon, and Gerhard Krinner
The Cryosphere, 14, 2715–2727, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2715-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2715-2020, 2020
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27 Aug 2020
Modeling intensive ocean–cryosphere interactions in Lützow-Holm Bay, East Antarctica
Kazuya Kusahara, Daisuke Hirano, Masakazu Fujii, Alexander D. Fraser, and Takeshi Tamura
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-240,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-240, 2020
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27 Aug 2020
Fractional snow-covered area: Scale-independent peak of winter parameterization
Nora Helbig, Yves Bühler, Lucie Eberhard, César Deschamps-Berger, Simon Gascoin, Marie Dumont, Jesus Revuelto, Jeff S. Deems, and Tobias Jonas
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-221,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-221, 2020
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26 Aug 2020
Methane cycling within sea ice; results from drifting ice during late spring, north of Svalbard
Josefa Verdugo, Ellen Damm, and Anna Nikolopoulos
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-208,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-208, 2020
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26 Aug 2020
Evaluation of coastal Antarctic precipitation in MAR3.9 regional and LMDz6 global atmospheric model with ground-based radar observations
Florentin Lemonnier, Alizée Chemison, Hubert Gallée, Gerhard Krinner, Jean-Baptiste Madeleine, Chantal Claud, and Christophe Genthon
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-167,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-167, 2020
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26 Aug 2020
Three-in-one: GPS-IR measurements of ground surface elevation changes, soil moisture, and snow depth at a permafrost site in the northeastern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau
Jiahua Zhang, Lin Liu, Lei Su, and Tao Che
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-236,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-236, 2020
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25 Aug 2020
Seasonal changes in sea ice kinematics and deformation in the Pacific Sector of the Arctic Ocean in 2018/19
Ruibo Lei, Mario Hoppmann, Bin Cheng, Guangyu Zuo, Dawei Gui, Qiongqiong Cai, H. Jakob Belter, and Wangxiao Yang
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-211,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-211, 2020
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24 Aug 2020
Mapping potential signs of gas emissions in ice of lake Neyto, Yamal, Russia using synthetic aperture radar and multispectral remote sensing data
Georg Pointner, Annett Bartsch, Yury A. Dvornikov, and Alexei V. Kouraev
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-226,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-226, 2020
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21 Aug 2020
Clouds damp the radiative impacts of polar sea ice loss
Ramdane Alkama, Patrick C. Taylor, Lorea Garcia-San Martin, Herve Douville, Gregory Duveiller, Giovanni Forzieri, Didier Swingedouw, and Alessandro Cescatti
The Cryosphere, 14, 2673–2686, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2673-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2673-2020, 2020
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21 Aug 2020
Retention time of lakes in the Larsemann Hills oasis, East Antarctica
Elena Shevnina, Ekaterina Kourzeneva, Yury Dvornikov, and Irina Fedorova
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-205,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-205, 2020
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21 Aug 2020
Osmium isotope and trace elements reveal melting of Chhota Shigri Glacier, western Himalaya, insensitive to anthropogenic emission residues
Sarwar Nizam, Indra Sekhar Sen, Tanuj Shukla, and David Selby
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-165,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-165, 2020
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20 Aug 2020
Classification of sea ice types in Sentinel-1 synthetic aperture radar images
Jeong-Won Park, Anton Andreevich Korosov, Mohamed Babiker, Joong-Sun Won, Morten Wergeland Hansen, and Hyun-Cheol Kim
The Cryosphere, 14, 2629–2645, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2629-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2629-2020, 2020
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20 Aug 2020
Thermokarst lake inception and development in syngenetic ice-wedge polygon terrain during a cooling climatic trend, Bylot Island (Nunavut), eastern Canadian Arctic
Frédéric Bouchard, Daniel Fortier, Michel Paquette, Vincent Boucher, Reinhard Pienitz, and Isabelle Laurion
The Cryosphere, 14, 2607–2627, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2607-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2607-2020, 2020
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20 Aug 2020
A 14.5-million-year record of East Antarctic Ice Sheet fluctuations from the central Transantarctic Mountains, constrained with cosmogenic 3He, 10Be, 21Ne, and 26Al
Allie Balter-Kennedy, Gordon Bromley, Greg Balco, Holly Thomas, and Margaret S. Jackson
The Cryosphere, 14, 2647–2672, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2647-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2647-2020, 2020
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19 Aug 2020
Atmospheric extremes triggered the biggest calving event in more than 50 years at the Amery Ice shelf in September 2019
Diana Francis, Kyle S. Mattingly, Stef Lhermitte, Marouane Temimi, and Petra Heil
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-219,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-219, 2020
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18 Aug 2020
A lead-width distribution for Antarctic sea ice: a case study for the Weddell Sea with high resolution Sentinel-2 images
Marek Muchow, Amelie U. Schmitt, and Lars Kaleschke
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-222,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-222, 2020
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17 Aug 2020
Statistical emulation of a perturbed basal melt ensemble of an ice sheet model to better quantify Antarctic sea level rise uncertainties
Mira Berdahl, Gunter Leguy, William H. Lipscomb, and Nathan M. Urban
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-178,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-178, 2020
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17 Aug 2020
Long-term variation of sea ice and its response to thermodynamic factors in the Northwest Passage of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Xinyi Shen, Yu Zhang, Changsheng Chen, and Song Hu
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-215,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-215, 2020
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17 Aug 2020
Diverging responses of high-latitude CO2 and CH4 emissions in idealized climate change scenarios
Philipp de Vrese, Tobias Stacke, Thomas Kleinen, and Victor Brovkin
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-164,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-164, 2020
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17 Aug 2020
The cooling signature of basal crevasses in a hard-bedded region of the Greenland Ice Sheet
Ian E. McDowell, Neil F. Humphrey, Joel T. Harper, and Toby W. Meierbachtol
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-206,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-206, 2020
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14 Aug 2020
Review Article: Earth's ice imbalance
Thomas Slater, Isobel R. Lawrence, Inès N. Otosaka, Andrew Shepherd, Noel Gourmelen, Livia Jakob, Paul Tepes, and Lin Gilbert
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-232,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-232, 2020
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13 Aug 2020
Applying artificial snowfall to reduce the melting of the Muz Taw Glacier, Sawir Mountains
Feiteng Wang, Xiaoying Yue, Lin Wang, Huilin Li, Zhencai Du, Jing Ming, and Zhongqin Li
The Cryosphere, 14, 2597–2606, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2597-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2597-2020, 2020
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12 Aug 2020
A linear model to derive melt pond depth on Arctic sea ice from hyperspectral data
Marcel König and Natascha Oppelt
The Cryosphere, 14, 2567–2579, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2567-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2567-2020, 2020
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12 Aug 2020
The ERA5-Land soil temperature bias in permafrost regions
Bin Cao, Stephan Gruber, Donghai Zheng, and Xin Li
The Cryosphere, 14, 2581–2595, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2581-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2581-2020, 2020
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12 Aug 2020
Snow cover variations across China from 1951–2018
Xiaodong Huang, Changyu Liu, Zhaojun Zheng, Yunlong Wang, Xubing Li, and Tiangang Liang
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-202,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-202, 2020
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12 Aug 2020
Distributed summer air temperatures across mountain glaciers: climatic sensitivity and glacier size
Thomas E. Shaw, Wei Yang, Álvaro Ayala, Claudio Bravo, Chaunxi Zhao, and Francesca Pellicciotti
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-198,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-198, 2020
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11 Aug 2020
Two-Dimensional Liquid Water Flow through Snow at the Plot Scale in Continental Snowpacks: Simulations and Field Data Comparisons
Ryan W. Webb, Keith S. Jennings, Stefan Finsterle, and Steven R. Fassnacht
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-199,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-199, 2020
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10 Aug 2020
Surface energy fluxes on Chilean glaciers: measurements and models
Marius Schaefer, Duilio Fonseca-Gallardo, David Farías-Barahona, and Gino Casassa
The Cryosphere, 14, 2545–2565, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2545-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2545-2020, 2020
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10 Aug 2020
Analysis of the Surface Mass Balance for Deglacial Climate Simulations
Marie-Luise Kapsch, Uwe Mikolajewicz, Florian Andreas Ziemen, Christian B. Rodehacke, and Clemens Schannwell
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-173,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-173, 2020
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10 Aug 2020
First Investigation of Perennial Ice in Winter Wonderland Cave, Uinta Mountains, Utah, USA
Jeffrey S. Munroe
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-152,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-152, 2020
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10 Aug 2020
Spectral Characterization, Radiative Forcing, and Pigment Content of Coastal Antarctic Snow Algae: Approaches to Spectrally Discriminate Red and Green Communities and Their Impact on Snowmelt
Alia L. Khan, Heidi Dierssen, Ted Scambos, Juan Höfer, and Raul R. Cordero
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-170,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-170, 2020
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10 Aug 2020
Deciphering the evolution of the Bleis Marscha rock glacier (Val d'Err, eastern Switzerland) with cosmogenic nuclide exposure dating, aerial image correlation, and finite-element modelling
Dominik Amschwand, Susan Ivy-Ochs, Marcel Frehner, Olivia Steinemann, Marcus Christl, and Christof Vockenhuber
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-209,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-209, 2020
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10 Aug 2020
Simulated Ka- and Ku-band radar altimeter scattering horizon on snow-covered Arctic sea ice
Rasmus T. Tonboe, Vishnu Nandan, John Yackel, Stefan Kern, Leif Toudal Pedersen, and Julienne Stroeve
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-196,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-196, 2020
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10 Aug 2020
Evidence for elevation-dependent warming from the Chinese Tianshan Mountains
Lu Gao, Haijun Deng, Xiangyong Lei, Jianhui Wei, Yaning Chen, Zhongqin Li, Miaomiao Ma, Xingwei Chen, Ying Chen, Meibing Liu, and Jianyun Gao
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-188,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-188, 2020
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07 Aug 2020
Observing traveling waves in glaciers with remote sensing: New flexible time series methods and application to Sermeq Kujalleq (Jakobshavn Isbræ), Greenland
Bryan Riel, Brent Minchew, and Ian Joughin
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-193,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-193, 2020
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07 Aug 2020
New insights into radiative transfer in sea ice derived from autonomous ice internal measurements
Christian Katlein, Lovro Valcic, Simon Lambert-Girard, and Mario Hoppmann
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-184,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-184, 2020
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04 Aug 2020
Basal traction mainly dictated by hard-bed physics over grounded regions of Greenland
Nathan Maier, Florent Gimbert, Fabien Gillet-Chaulet, and Adrien Gilbert
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-185,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-185, 2020
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04 Aug 2020
The tipping points and early-warning indicators for Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica
Sebastian H. R. Rosier, Ronja Reese, Jonathan F. Donges, Jan De Rydt, G. Hilmar Gudmundsson, and Ricarda Winkelmann
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-186,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-186, 2020
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03 Aug 2020
Observation of an optical anisotropy in the deep glacial ice at the geographic South Pole using a laser dust logger
Martin Rongen, Ryan Carlton Bay, and Summer Blot
The Cryosphere, 14, 2537–2543, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2537-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2537-2020, 2020
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03 Aug 2020
Surface-Based Ku- and Ka-band Polarimetric Radar for Sea Ice Studies
Julienne Stroeve, Vishnu Nandan, Rosemary Willatt, Rasmus Tonboe, Stefan Hendricks, Robert Ricker, James Mead, Marcus Huntemann, Polona Itkin, Martin Schneebeli, Daniela Krampe, Gunnar Spreen, Jeremy Wilkinson, Ilkka Matero, Mario Hoppmann, Robbie Mallett, and Michel Tsamados
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-151,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-151, 2020
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03 Aug 2020
Implications of surface flooding on airborne thickness measurements of snow on sea ice
Anja Rösel, Sinead Louise Farrell, Vishnu Nandan, Jaqueline Richter-Menge, Gunnar Spreen, Dimitry V. Divine, Jean-Charles Gallet, and Sebastian Gerland
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-168,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-168, 2020
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03 Aug 2020
Can katabatic winds directly force retreat of Greenland outlet glaciers? Hypothesis test on Helheim Glacier in Sermilik Fjord
Iain Wheel, Poul Christoffersen, and Sebastian H. Mernild
The Cryosphere Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-194,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-2020-194, 2020
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