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Record mass loss from Greenland's best-observed local glacier   
S. H. Mernild, N. T. Knudsen, W. H. Lipscomb, J. C. Yde, J. K. Malmros, B. H. Jakobsen, and B. Hasholt
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 461-477, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7364 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 19 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  04 Feb 2011
What glaciers are telling us about Earth's changing climate   
W. Tangborn and M. Mosteller
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3475-3491, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 914 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 15 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  01 Jul 2014
Seasonal and annual mass balances of Mera and Pokalde glaciers (Nepal Himalaya) since 2007   
P. Wagnon, C. Vincent, Y. Arnaud, E. Berthier, E. Vuillermoz, S. Gruber, M. Ménégoz, A. Gilbert, M. Dumont, J. M. Shea, D. Stumm, and B. K. Pokhrel
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3337-3378, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8611 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 14 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  05 Jul 2013
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
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2059-2113, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2729 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 13 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Jun 2012
Surface mass budget and meltwater discharge from the Kangerlussuaq sector of the Greenland ice sheet during record-warm year 2010   
D. van As, A. Hubbard, B. Hasholt, A. B. Mikkelsen, M. van den Broeke, and R. S. Fausto
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 2319-2347, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2121 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 13 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  06 Sep 2011
Processes governing the mass balance of Chhota Shigri Glacier (Western Himalaya, India) assessed by point-scale surface energy balance measurements   
M. F. Azam, P. Wagnon, C. Vincent, AL. Ramanathan, A. Mandal, and J. G. Pottakkal
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 2867-2922, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2608 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 12 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Jun 2014
A spurious jump in the satellite record: is Antarctic sea ice really expanding?   
I. Eisenman, W. N. Meier, and J. R. Norris
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 273-288, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 307 KB)   Supplement (1861 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 12 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Jan 2014
Monte Carlo ice flow modeling projects a new stable configuration for Columbia Glacier, Alaska, by c. 2020   
W. Colgan, W. T. Pfeffer, H. Rajaram, and W. Abdalati
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 893-930, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3053 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 12 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  07 Mar 2012
Increasing runoff from the Greenland Ice Sheet at Kangerlussuaq (Søndre Strømfjord) in a 30-year perspective, 1979–2008   
S. H. Mernild, G. E. Liston, K. Steffen, M. van den Broeke, and B. Hasholt
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 321-345, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2828 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 12 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  24 Mar 2010
Ocean properties, ice–ocean interactions, and calving front morphology at two major west Greenland glaciers   
N. Chauché, A. Hubbard, J.-C. Gascard, J. E. Box, R. Bates, M. Koppes, A. Sole, and H. Patton
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 5579-5611, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3489 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 11 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  20 Nov 2013
Albedo over snow and ice penitents   
J. Abermann, C. Kinnard, and S. Lhermitte
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3823-3851, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3511 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 11 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  31 Jul 2013
Region-wide glacier mass balances over the Pamir-Karakoram-Himalaya during 1999–2011   
J. Gardelle, E. Berthier, Y. Arnaud, and A. Kääb
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 975-1028, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 14871 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 11 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  07 Mar 2013
The role of glaciers in stream flow from the Nepal Himalaya   
D. Alford and R. Armstrong
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 469-494, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2591 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 11 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  01 Apr 2010
Estimating the avalanche contribution to the mass balance of debris covered glaciers   
A. Banerjee and R. Shankar
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 641-657, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 398 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  23 Jan 2014
A statistical approach to refining snow water equivalent climatologies in Alpine terrain   
S. Jörg-Hess, F. Fundel, T. Jonas, and M. Zappa
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4241-4286, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 16445 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  26 Aug 2013
Climate change implications for the glaciers of the Hindu-Kush, Karakoram and Himalayan region   
A. J. Wiltshire
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3717-3748, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9443 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  23 Jul 2013
Arctic Ocean sea ice snow depth evaluation and bias sensitivity in CCSM   
B. A. Blazey, M. M. Holland, and E. C. Hunke
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1495-1532, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1397 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  09 Apr 2013
The snowdrift effect on snow deposition: insights from a comparison of a snow pit profile and meteorological observations   
M. Ding, C. Xiao, R. Zhang, D. Qin, B. Jin, B. Sun, L. Bian, J. Ming, C. Li, A. Xie, W. Yang, and Y. Ma
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1415-1439, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1569 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  03 Apr 2013
Radio-frequency probes of Antarctic ice birefringence at South Pole vs. East Antarctica; evidence for a changing ice fabric   
D. Besson, N. Doolin, M. Stockham, and I. Kravchenko
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4695-4731, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6829 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  14 Nov 2012
A recent bifurcation in Arctic sea-ice cover   
V. N. Livina and T. M. Lenton
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2621-2651, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7224 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  18 Jul 2012
A new glacier inventory for 2009 reveals spatial and temporal variability in glacier response to atmospheric warming in the Northern Antarctic Peninsula, 1988–2009   
B. J. Davies, J. L. Carrivick, N. F. Glasser, M. J. Hambrey, and J. L. Smellie
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 3541-3595, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3948 KB)   Supplement (605 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  21 Dec 2011
Basal crevasses in Larsen C Ice Shelf and implications for their global abundance   
A. Luckman, D. Jansen, B. Kulessa, E. C. King, P. Sammonds, and D. I. Benn
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 2035-2060, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8921 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  28 Jul 2011
Getting around Antarctica: new high-resolution mappings of the grounded and freely-floating boundaries of the Antarctic ice sheet created for the International Polar Year   
R. Bindschadler, H. Choi, A. Wichlacz, R. Bingham, J. Bohlander, K. Brunt, H. Corr, R. Drews, H. Fricker, M. Hall, R. Hindmarsh, J. Kohler, L. Padman, W. Rack, G. Rotschky, S. Urbini, P. Vornberger, and N. Young
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 183-227, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2221 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  19 Jan 2011
Dust from the dark region in the western ablation zone of the Greenland ice sheet   
I. G. M. Wientjes, R. S. W. Van de Wal, G. J. Reichart, A. Sluijs, and J. Oerlemans
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 2557-2585, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 16823 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 10 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  10 Dec 2010
Quantifying mass balance processes on the Southern Patagonia Icefield   
M. Schaefer, H. Machguth, M. Falvey, G. Casassa, and E. Rignot
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3117-3139, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1236 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 9 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  11 Jun 2014
Constraining the recent mass balance of Pine Island and Thwaites glaciers, West Antarctica with airborne observations of snow accumulation   
B. Medley, I. Joughin, B. E. Smith, S. B. Das, E. J. Steig, H. Conway, S. Gogineni, C. Lewis, A. S. Criscitiello, J. R. McConnell, M. R. van den Broeke, J. T. M. Lenaerts, D. H. Bromwich, J. P. Nicolas, and C. Leuschen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 953-998, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 16784 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  06 Feb 2014
Black carbon concentrations from a Tibetan Plateau ice core spanning 1843–1982: recent increases due to emissions and glacier melt   
M. Jenkins, S. Kaspari, S. Kang, B. Grigholm, and P. A. Mayewski
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4855-4880, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3009 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  01 Oct 2013
A decade of supraglacial lake volume estimates across a land-terminating margin of the Greenland Ice Sheet   
A. A. W. Fitzpatrick, A. L. Hubbard, J. E. Box, D. J. Quincey, D. van As, A. P. B. Mikkelsen, S. H. Doyle, C. F. Dow, B. Hasholt, and G. A. Jones
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1383-1414, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 26129 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  03 Apr 2013
Surface motion of active rock glaciers in the Sierra Nevada, California, USA: inventory and a case study using InSAR   
Lin Liu, C. I. Millar, R. D. Westfall, and H. A. Zebker
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 343-371, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 13145 KB)   Supplement (8 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  23 Jan 2013
Evidence and analysis of 2012 Greenland records from spaceborne observations, a regional climate model and reanalysis data   
M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, T. Mote, J. Wahr, P. Alexander, J. Box, and B. Wouters
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4939-4976, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 18021 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  30 Nov 2012
A new bed elevation dataset for Greenland   
J. A. Griggs, J. L. Bamber, R. T. W. L. , Hurkmans, J. A. Dowdesewell, S. P. Gogineni, I. Howat, J. Mouginot, J. Paden, S. Palmer, E. Rignot, and D. Steinhage
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4829-4860, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5826 KB)   Supplement (8928 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  15 Nov 2012
Response of the ice cap Hardangerjøkulen in southern Norway to the 20th and 21st century climates   
R. H. Giesen and J. Oerlemans
The Cryosphere Discuss., 3, 947-993, 2009
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2565 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Nov 2009
Increased rate of acceleration on Pine Island Glacier strongly coupled to changes in gravitational driving stress   
J. B. T. Scott, G. H. Gudmundsson, A. M. Smith, R. G. Bingham, H. D. Pritchard, and D. G. Vaughan
The Cryosphere Discuss., 3, 223-242, 2009
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1102 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  24 Feb 2009
Changes of Wilkins Ice Shelf over the past 15 years and inferences on its stability   
M. Braun, A. Humbert, and A. Moll
The Cryosphere Discuss., 2, 341-382, 2008
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 24423 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 9 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  23 May 2008
Stable climate and surface mass balance in Svalbard over 1979–2013 despite the Arctic warming   
C. Lang, X. Fettweis, and M. Erpicum
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4497-4543, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8700 KB)   Supplement (67 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 8 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  18 Aug 2014
Spatially continuous mapping of snow depth in high alpine catchments using digital photogrammetry   
Y. Bühler, M. Marty, L. Egli, J. Veitinger, T. Jonas, P. Thee, and C. Ginzler
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3297-3333, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 13967 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 8 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  23 Jun 2014
On the interest of positive degree day models for mass balance modeling in the inner tropics   
L. Maisincho, V. Favier, P. Wagnon, R. Basantes Serrano, B. Francou, M. Villacis, A. Rabatel, L. Mourre, V. Jomelli, and B. Cáceres
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 2637-2684, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4419 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 8 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  23 May 2014
Representativeness and seasonality of major ion records derived from NEEM firn cores   
G. Gfeller, H. Fischer, M. Bigler, S. Schüpbach, D. Leuenberger, and O. Mini
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 2529-2571, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2450 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  20 May 2014
Study of a temperature gradient metamorphism of snow from 3-D images: time evolution of microstructures, physical properties and their associated anisotropy   
N. Calonne, F. Flin, C. Geindreau, B. Lesaffre, and S. Rolland du Roscoat
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1407-1451, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 19395 KB)   Supplement (2706 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  28 Feb 2014
Climatic and topographic influences on glacier distribution in the Bhutan Himalaya   
H. Nagai, K. Fujita, A. Sakai, T. Nuimura, and T. Tadono
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1305-1336, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2790 KB)   Supplement (95 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 8 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  25 Feb 2014
The impact of ice layers on gas transport through firn   
K. Keegan, M. R. Albert, and I. Baker
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1095-1110, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7487 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  10 Feb 2014
Fabric measurement along the NEEM ice core, Greenland, and comparison with GRIP and NGRIP ice cores   
M. Montagnat, N. Azuma, D. Dahl-Jensen, J. Eichler, S. Fujita, F. Gillet-Chaulet, S. Kipfstuhl, D. Samyn, A. Svensson, and I. Weikusat
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 307-335, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5304 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  14 Jan 2014
The growth of sublimation crystals and surface hoar on the Antarctic plateau   
J.-C. Gallet, F. Domine, J. Savarino, M. Dumont, and E. Brun
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 5971-5999, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 881 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Dec 2013
Further summer speedup of Jakobshavn Isbræ   
I. Joughin and B. E. Smith
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 5461-5473, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4570 KB)   Supplement (2840 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  15 Nov 2013
Simulating the role of gravel on the dynamics of permafrost on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau   
S. Yi, J. Chen, Q. Wu, and Y. Ding
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4703-4740, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2742 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  24 Sep 2013
Decadal trends in the Antarctic sea ice extent ultimately controlled by ice-ocean feedback   
H. Goosse and V. Zunz
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4585-4632, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6573 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  11 Sep 2013
A record of Antarctic sea ice extent in the Southern Indian Ocean for the past 300 yr and its relationship with global mean temperature   
C. Xiao, R. Li, S. B. Sneed, T. Dou, and I. Allison
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3611-3625, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1152 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  19 Jul 2013
Modeling surface response of the Greenland Ice Sheet to interglacial climate   
D. Rau and I. Rogozhina
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2703-2723, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2573 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  14 Jun 2013
An inventory of glacier changes between 1973 and 2011 for the Geladandong Mountain area, China   
J. Zhang, D. Braaten, X. Li, J. She, and F. Tao
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 507-531, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6429 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  12 Feb 2013
Speedup and fracturing of George VI Ice Shelf, Antarctic Peninsula   
T. O. Holt, N. F. Glasser, D. J. Quincey, and M. R. Siegfried
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 373-417, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 14453 KB)   Supplement (153 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  24 Jan 2013
Density assumptions for converting geodetic glacier volume change to mass change   
M. Huss
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 219-244, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 660 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  11 Jan 2013
Boreal snow cover variations induced by aerosol emissions in the middle of the 21st century   
M. Ménégoz, G. Krinner, Y. Balkanski, A. Cozic, O. Boucher, and P. Ciais
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4733-4769, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 14732 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  14 Nov 2012
A century of ice retreat on Kilimanjaro: the mapping reloaded   
N. J. Cullen, P. Sirguey, T. Mölg, G. Kaser, M. Winkler, and S. J. Fitzsimons
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4233-4265, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5063 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  01 Oct 2012
Mechanical effect of mélange-induced buttressing on embayment-terminating glacier dynamics   
D. Seneca Lindsey and T. K. Dupont
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4123-4136, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 853 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  26 Sep 2012
Manufactured solutions and the numerical verification of isothermal, nonlinear, three-dimensional Stokes ice-sheet models   
W. Leng, L. Ju, M. Gunzburger, and S. Price
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2689-2714, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3468 KB)   Supplement (26 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  20 Jul 2012
Twelve years of ice velocity change in Antarctica observed by RADARSAT-1 and -2 satellite radar interferometry   
B. Scheuchl, J. Mouginot, and E. Rignot
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 1715-1738, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 14441 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  15 May 2012
Long-term contributions of Baffin and Bylot Island Glaciers to sea level rise: an integrated approach using airborne and satellite laser altimetry, stereoscopic imagery and satellite gravimetry   
A. S. Gardner, G. Moholdt, A. Arendt, and B. Wouters
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 1563-1610, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 23597 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  26 Apr 2012
Greenland ice sheet albedo feedback: thermodynamics and atmospheric drivers   
J. E. Box, X. Fettweis, J. C. Stroeve, M. Tedesco, D. K. Hall, and K. Steffen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 593-634, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2757 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Feb 2012
Evaluation of the criticality of cracks in ice shelves using finite element simulations   
C. Plate, R. Müller, A. Humbert, and D. Gross
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 469-503, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4795 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  01 Feb 2012
Seasonal variations of glacier dynamics at Kronebreen, Svalbard revealed by calving related seismicity   
A. Köhler, A. Chapuis, C. Nuth, J. Kohler, and C. Weidle
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 3291-3321, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3228 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  02 Dec 2011
Melt ponds on Arctic sea ice determined from MODIS satellite data using an artificial neural network   
A. Rösel, L. Kaleschke, and G. Birnbaum
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 2991-3024, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3348 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  27 Oct 2011
The impact of a seasonally ice free Arctic Ocean on the climate and surface mass balance of Svalbard   
J. J. Day, J. L. Bamber, P. J. Valdes, and J. Kohler
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 1887-1920, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8838 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  18 Jul 2011
Application of asymptotic radiative transfer theory for the retrievals of snow parameters using reflection and transmission observations   
H. S. Negi, A. Kokhanovsky, and D. K. Perovich
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 1239-1262, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 801 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  21 Apr 2011
Glacier changes in the Pascua-Lama region, Chilean Andes (29° S): recent mass-balance and 50-year surface-area variations   
A. Rabatel, H. Castebrunet, V. Favier, L. Nicholson, and C. Kinnard
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 2307-2336, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1445 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  02 Nov 2010
Present and LGM permafrost from climate simulations: contribution of statistical downscaling   
G. Levavasseur, M. Vrac, D. M. Roche, D. Paillard, A. Martin, and J. Vandenberghe
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 2233-2275, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8082 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  25 Oct 2010
Landsat TM and ETM+ derived snowline altitudes in the Cordillera Huayhuash and Cordillera Raura, Peru, 1986–2005   
E. M. McFadden, J. Ramage, and D. T. Rodbell
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 1931-1966, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6981 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  06 Oct 2010
The sea level fingerprint of 21st century ice mass fluxes   
J. Bamber and R. Riva
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 1593-1606, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 650 KB)   Supplement (518 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  03 Sep 2010
Influence of the Tungurahua eruption on the ice core records of Chimborazo, Ecuador   
P. Ginot, U. Schotterer, W. Stichler, M. A. Godoi, B. Francou, and M. Schwikowski
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 1343-1363, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1361 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  20 Aug 2010
A new 1 km digital elevation model of Antarctica derived from combined radar and laser data – Part 2: Validation and error estimates   
J. A. Griggs and J. L. Bamber
The Cryosphere Discuss., 2, 843-872, 2008
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 33731 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  25 Nov 2008
A new 1 km digital elevation model of the Antarctic derived from combined satellite radar and laser data – Part 1: Data and methods   
J. L. Bamber, J. L. Gomez-Dans, and J. A. Griggs
The Cryosphere Discuss., 2, 811-841, 2008
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11068 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  25 Nov 2008
Diagnosing the extreme surface melt event over southwestern Greenland in 2007   
M. Tedesco, M. Serreze, and X. Fettweis
The Cryosphere Discuss., 2, 383-397, 2008
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6871 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  29 May 2008
Evaluation of the ground surface Enthalpy balance from bedrock shallow borehole temperatures (Livingston Island, Maritime Antarctic)   
M. Ramos and G. Vieira
The Cryosphere Discuss., 2, 153-184, 2008
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1957 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  31 Mar 2008
Direct evidence for radar reflector originating from changes in crystal-orientation fabric   
O. Eisen, I. Hamann, S. Kipfstuhl, D. Steinhage, and F. Wilhelms
The Cryosphere Discuss., 1, 1-16, 2007
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4907 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 8 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  15 Jun 2007
Elevation and elevation change of Greenland and Antarctica derived from CryoSat-2   
V. Helm, A. Humbert, and H. Miller
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1673-1721, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9903 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  25 Mar 2014
Small impact of surrounding oceanic conditions on 2007–2012 Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance   
B. Noël, X. Fettweis, W. J. van de Berg, M. R. van den Broeke, and M. Erpicum
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1453-1477, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3356 KB)   Supplement (2542 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  04 Mar 2014
A high-resolution bedrock map for the Antarctic Peninsula   
M. Huss and D. Farinotti
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1191-1225, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11295 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  17 Feb 2014
An improved CryoSat-2 sea ice freeboard and thickness retrieval algorithm through the use of waveform fitting   
N. T. Kurtz, N. Galin, and M. Studinger
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 721-768, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2748 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  24 Jan 2014
Physical controls on the storage of methane in landfast sea ice   
J. Zhou, J.-L. Tison, G. Carnat, N.-X. Geilfus, and B. Delille
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 121-147, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1825 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  06 Jan 2014
Seasonal thaw settlement at drained thermokarst lake basins, Arctic Alaska   
L. Liu, K. Schaefer, A. Gusmeroli, G. Grosse, B. M. Jones, T. Zhang, A. D. Parsekian, and H. A. Zebker
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 5793-5822, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6869 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  06 Dec 2013
Assessment of heat sources on the control of fast flow of Vestfonna Ice Cap, Svalbard   
M. Schäfer, F. Gillet-Chaulet, R. Gladstone, R. Pettersson, V. A. Pohjola, T. Strozzi, and T. Zwinger
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 5097-5145, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4306 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  15 Oct 2013
Creep deformation and buttressing capacity of damaged ice shelves: theory and application to Larsen C ice shelf   
C. P. Borstad, E. Rignot, J. Mouginot, and M. P. Schodlok
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3567-3610, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 10482 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  19 Jul 2013
Seasonal evolution of snow permeability under equi-temperature and temperature-gradient conditions   
F. Domine, S. Morin, E. Brun, and M. Lafaysse
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2725-2759, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2067 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  17 Jun 2013
The physical basis for gas transport through polar firn: a case study at Summit, Greenland   
A. C. Adolph and M. R. Albert
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2455-2487, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1342 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  07 Jun 2013
Evidence for spring mountain snowpack retreat from a Landsat-derived snow cover climate data record   
C. J. Crawford
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2089-2117, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8383 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  31 May 2013
Influence of regional precipitation patterns on stable isotopes in ice cores from the central Himalayas   
H. Pang, S. Hou, S. Kaspari, and P. A. Mayewski
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1871-1905, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2368 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  02 May 2013
Spectral reflectance of solar light from dirty snow: a simple theoretical model and its validation   
A. Kokhanovsky
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 533-550, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1078 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  18 Feb 2013
North Atlantic warming and declining volume of arctic sea ice   
V. A. Alexeev, V. V. Ivanov, R. Kwok, and L. H. Smedsrud
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 245-265, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3263 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  16 Jan 2013
Hindcasting to measure ice sheet model sensitivity to initial states   
A. Aschwanden, G. Aðalgeirsdóttir, and C. Khroulev
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 5069-5094, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7963 KB)   Supplement (4223 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  06 Dec 2012
Quantifying present and future glacier melt-water contribution to runoff in a Central Himalayan river basin   
M. Prasch, W. Mauser, and M. Weber
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4557-4598, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 15612 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  29 Oct 2012
Environmental controls on the thermal structure of alpine glaciers   
N. J. Wilson and G. E. Flowers
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3781-3822, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1439 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  12 Sep 2012
An estimate of global glacier volume   
A. Grinsted
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3647-3666, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1693 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  03 Sep 2012
Mapping radiation transfer through sea ice using a remotely operated vehicle (ROV)   
M. Nicolaus and C. Katlein
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3613-3646, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 15024 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  03 Sep 2012
A computationally efficient model for the Greenland ice sheet   
J. Haqq-Misra, P. Applegate, B. Tuttle, R. Nicholas, and K. Keller
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2751-2788, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1351 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  23 Jul 2012
Retention and radiative forcing of black carbon in Eastern Sierra Nevada snow   
K. M. Sterle, J. R. McConnell, J. Dozier, R. Edwards, and M. G. Flanner
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2247-2264, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1609 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  29 Jun 2012
Recession, thinning, and slowdown of Greenland's Mittivakkat Gletscher   
S. H. Mernild, N. T. Knudsen, J. C. Yde, M. J. Hoffman, W. H. Lipscomb, R. S. Fausto, E. Hanna, and J. K. Malmros
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2005-2036, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1768 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  01 Jun 2012
Sensitivity of Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance to surface albedo parameterization: a study with a regional climate model   
J. H. van Angelen, J. T. M. Lenaerts, S. Lhermitte, X. Fettweis, P. Kuipers Munneke, M. R. van den Broeke, and E. van Meijgaard
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 1531-1562, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8482 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  24 Apr 2012
Simulating the growth of supra-glacial lakes at the western margin of the Greenland ice sheet   
A. A. Leeson, A. Shepherd, S. Palmer, A. Sundal, and X. Fettweis
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 1307-1336, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2517 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  30 Mar 2012
Brief Communication "Importance of slope-induced error correction in elevation change estimates from radar altimetry"   
R. T. W. L. Hurkmans, J. L. Bamber, and J. A. Griggs
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 159-170, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1795 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  17 Jan 2012
Glacier ice in rock glaciers: a case study in the Vanoise Massif, Northern French Alps   
S. Monnier, C. Camerlynck, F. Rejiba, C. Kinnard, and P.-Y. Galibert
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 3597-3626, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11909 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  21 Dec 2011
Recent acceleration of ice loss in the Northern Patagonia Icefield based on an updated decennial evolution   
P. López and G. Casassa
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 3323-3381, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 19342 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  03 Dec 2011
Modeling the impact of wintertime rain events on the thermal regime of permafrost   
S. Westermann, J. Boike, M. Langer, T. V. Schuler, and B. Etzelmüller
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 1697-1736, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1807 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  15 Jun 2011
An assessment of uncertainties in using volume-area modelling for computing the twenty-first century glacier contribution to sea-level change   
A. B. A. Slangen and R. S. W. van de Wal
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 1655-1695, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3112 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  01 Jun 2011
Petermann Glacier, North Greenland: massive calving in 2010 and the past half century   
O. M. Johannessen, M. Babiker, and M. W. Miles
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 169-181, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1129 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  18 Jan 2011
A model study of the energy and mass balance of Chhota Shigri glacier in the Western Himalaya, India   
F. Pithan
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 95-129, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1071 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  07 Jan 2011
Vertical profiles of the specific surface area of the snow at Dome C, Antarctica   
J.-C. Gallet, F. Domine, L. Arnaud, G. Picard, and J. Savarino
The Cryosphere Discuss., 4, 1647-1708, 2010
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3985 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  15 Sep 2010
Assessing high altitude glacier volume change and remaining thickness using cost-efficient scientific techniques: the case of Nevado Coropuna (Peru)   
P. Peduzzi, C. Herold, and W. Silverio
The Cryosphere Discuss., 3, 831-856, 2009
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2213 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  06 Oct 2009
Climatology and ablation at the South Greenland ice sheet margin from automatic weather station observations   
D. van As, C. E. Bøggild, S. Nielsen, A. P. Ahlstrøm, R. S. Fausto, S. Podlech, and M. L. Andersen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 3, 117-158, 2009
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2507 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  26 Jan 2009
Measured and modelled sublimation on the tropical Glaciar Artesonraju, Perú   
M. Winkler, I. Juen, T. Mölg, and G. Kaser
The Cryosphere Discuss., 2, 737-758, 2008
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 616 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  08 Sep 2008
Benchmark experiments for higher-order and full Stokes ice sheet models (ISMIP-HOM)   
F. Pattyn, L. Perichon, A. Aschwanden, B. Breuer, B. de Smedt, O. Gagliardini, G. H. Gudmundsson, R. Hindmarsh, A. Hubbard, J. V. Johnson, T. Kleiner, Y. Konovalov, C. Martin, A. J. Payne, D. Pollard, S. Price, M. Rückamp, F. Saito, O. Souček, S. Sugiyama, and T. Zwinger
The Cryosphere Discuss., 2, 111-151, 2008
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1887 KB)   Supplement (21617 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  19 Feb 2008
The effect of the north-east ice stream on the Greenland ice sheet in changing climates   
R. Greve and S. Otsu
The Cryosphere Discuss., 1, 41-76, 2007
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2595 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 7 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  20 Jun 2007
Assessing spatio-temporal variability and trends (2000–2013) of modelled and measured Greenland ice sheet albedo   
P. M. Alexander, M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, R. S. W. van de Wal, C. J. P. P. Smeets, and M. R. van den Broeke
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3733-3783, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5033 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  15 Jul 2014
Impact of snow cover on CO2 dynamics in Antarctic pack ice   
N.-X. Geilfus, J.-L. Tison, S. F. Ackley, S. Rysgaard, L. A. Miller, and B. Delille
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3263-3295, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1471 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  23 Jun 2014
Independent evaluation of the SNODAS snow depth product using regional scale LiDAR-derived measurements   
A. Hedrick, H.-P. Marshall, A. Winstral, K. Elder, S. Yueh, and D. Cline
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3141-3170, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5016 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Jun 2014
Glacier area and length changes in Norway from repeat inventories   
S. H. Winsvold, L. M. Andreassen, and C. Kienholz
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3069-3115, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5306 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  10 Jun 2014
Glacier-like forms on Mars   
B. Hubbard, C. Souness, and S. Brough
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 2957-2994, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 14871 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Jun 2014
Winter speed-up of quiescent surge-type glaciers in Yukon, Canada   
T. Abe and M. Furuya
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 2611-2635, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2651 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  21 May 2014
Inferred basal friction and surface mass balance of North-East Greenland Ice Stream using data assimilation of ICESat-1 surface altimetry and ISSM   
E. Larour, J. Utke, B. Csatho, A. Schenk, H. Seroussi, M. Morlighem, E. Rignot, N. Schlegel, and A. Khazendar
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 2331-2373, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5599 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  08 May 2014
Repeat UAV photogrammetry to assess calving front dynamics at a large outlet glacier draining the Greenland Ice Sheet   
J. C. Ryan, A. L. Hubbard, J. Todd, J. R. Carr, J. E. Box, P. Christoffersen, T. O. Holt, and N. Snooke
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 2243-2275, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9331 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  28 Apr 2014
Sensitivity of CryoSat-2 Arctic sea-ice volume trends on radar-waveform interpretation   
R. Ricker, S. Hendricks, V. Helm, H. Skourup, and M. Davidson
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1831-1871, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 18326 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  02 Apr 2014
Combining damage and fracture mechanics to model calving   
J. Krug, J. Weiss, O. Gagliardini, and G. Durand
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1631-1671, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1965 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  24 Mar 2014
About uncertainties in sea ice thickness retrieval from satellite radar altimetry: results from the ESA-CCI Sea Ice ECV Project Round Robin Exercise   
S. Kern, K. Khvorostovsky, H. Skourup, E. Rinne, Z. S. Parsakhoo, V. Djepa, P. Wadhams, and S. Sandven
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 1517-1561, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1132 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  07 Mar 2014
Thermal resistances in the Everest Area (Nepal Himalaya) derived from satellite imagery using a nonlinear energy balance model   
D. R. Rounce and D. C. McKinney
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 887-918, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4429 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  27 Jan 2014
Sea ice melt pond fraction estimation from dual-polarisation C-band SAR – Part 1: In situ observations   
R. K. Scharien, J. Landy, and D. G. Barber
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 805-844, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4836 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  27 Jan 2014
A statistical approach to represent small-scale variability of permafrost temperatures due to snow cover   
K. Gisnås, S. Westermann, T. V. Schuler, T. Litherland, K. Isaksen, J. Boike, and B. Etzelmüller
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 509-536, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4095 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  22 Jan 2014
Dynamic response of Antarctic ice shelves to bedrock uncertainty   
S. Sun, S. L. Cornford, Y. Liu, and J. C. Moore
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 479-508, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2007 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  21 Jan 2014
Three-phase numerical model for subsurface hydrology in permafrost-affected regions   
S. Karra, S. L. Painter, and P. C. Lichtner
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 149-185, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3200 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  07 Jan 2014
Drifting snow measurements on the Greenland Ice Sheet and their application for model evaluation   
J. T. M. Lenaerts, C. J. P. P. Smeets, K. Nishimura, M. Eijkelboom, W. Boot, M. R. van den Broeke, and W. J. van de Berg
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 21-53, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 15608 KB)   Supplement (12787 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  06 Jan 2014
A 10 yr record of black carbon and dust from Mera Peak ice core (Nepal): variability and potential impact on Himalayan glacier melting   
P. Ginot, M. Dumont, S. Lim, N. Patris, J.-D. Taupin, P. Wagnon, A. Gilbert, Y. Arnaud, A. Marinoni, P. Bonasoni, and P. Laj
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 6001-6042, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1361 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Dec 2013
The microwave emissivity variability of snow covered first-year sea ice from late winter to early summer: a model study   
S. Willmes, M. Nicolaus, and C. Haas
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 5711-5734, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6925 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  03 Dec 2013
3D-VAR multilayer assimilation of X-band SAR data into a detailed snowpack model   
X. V. Phan, L. Ferro-Famil, M. Gay, Y. Durand, M. Dumont, S. Morin, S. Allain, G. D'Urso, and A. Girard
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4881-4912, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3713 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  02 Oct 2013
Ice volume estimates for the Himalaya–Karakoram region: evaluating different methods   
H. Frey, H. Machguth, M. Huss, C. Huggel, S. Bajracharya, T. Bolch, A. Kulkarni, A. Linsbauer, N. Salzmann, and M. Stoffel
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4813-4854, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5872 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Final Response, 6 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  30 Sep 2013
Fracture-induced softening for large-scale ice dynamics   
T. Albrecht and A. Levermann
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4501-4544, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 35449 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  09 Sep 2013
Modelling environmental influences on calving at Helheim Glacier, East Greenland   
S. Cook, I. C. Rutt, T. Murray, A. Luckman, N. Selmes, A. Goldsack, and T. Zwinger
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4407-4442, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2883 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  04 Sep 2013
A range correction for ICESat and its potential impact on ice sheet mass balance studies   
A. A. Borsa, G. Moholdt, H. A. Fricker, and K. M. Brunt
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4287-4319, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3041 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  30 Aug 2013
Modeling energy and mass balance of Shallap Glacier, Peru   
W. Gurgiser, B. Marzeion, L. Nicholson, G. Kaser, and M. Ortner
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 4015-4064, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6820 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  09 Aug 2013
Parameterization of atmosphere–surface exchange of CO2 over sea ice   
L. L. Sørensen, B. Jensen, R. N. Glud, D. F. McGinnis, M. K. Sejr, J. Sievers, D. H. Søgaard, J.-L. Tison, and S. Rysgaard
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3899-3929, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3009 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  06 Aug 2013
Of the gradient accuracy in Full-Stokes ice flow model: basal slipperiness inference   
N. Martin and J. Monnier
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3853-3897, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5892 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  05 Aug 2013
Response of ice cover on shallow lakes of the North Slope of Alaska to contemporary climate conditions (1950–2011): radar remote sensing and numerical modeling data analysis   
C. M. Surdu, C. R. Duguay, L. C. Brown, and D. Fernández Prieto
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3783-3821, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2499 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  26 Jul 2013
Results from the DAMOCLES ice-buoy campaigns in the transpolar drift stream 2007–2009   
M. Haller, B. Brümmer, and G. Müller
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3749-3781, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2759 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  24 Jul 2013
Influence of meter-scale wind-formed features on the variability of the microwave brightness temperature around Dome C in Antarctica   
G. Picard, A. Royer, L. Arnaud, and M. Fily
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3675-3716, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6523 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  23 Jul 2013
Snow thickness retrieval over thick Arctic sea ice using SMOS satellite data   
N. Maaß, L. Kaleschke, X. Tian-Kunze, and M. Drusch
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3627-3674, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2728 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  23 Jul 2013
Empirical estimation of present-day Antarctic glacial isostatic adjustment and ice mass change   
B. C. Gunter, O. Didova, R. E. M. Riva, S. R. M. Ligtenberg, J. T. M. Lenaerts, M. A. King, M. R. van den Broeke, and T. Urban
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3497-3541, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4299 KB)   Supplement (1164 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  16 Jul 2013
A subglacial hydrological model dedicated to glacier sliding   
B. de Fleurian, O. Gagliardini, T. Zwinger, G. Durand, E. Le Meur, D. Mair, and P. Råback
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3449-3496, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5489 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  11 Jul 2013
Constraining GRACE-derived cryosphere-attributed signal to irregularly shaped ice-covered areas   
W. Colgan, S. Luthcke, W. Abdalati, and M. Citterio
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3417-3447, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4986 KB)   Supplement (7516 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  08 Jul 2013
Snow density climatology across the former USSR   
X. Zhong, T. Zhang, and K. Wang
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3379-3415, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9455 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  08 Jul 2013
Decay of a long-term monitored glacier: the Careser glacier (Ortles-Cevedale, European Alps)   
L. Carturan, C. Baroni, M. Becker, A. Bellin, O. Cainelli, A. Carton, C. Casarotto, G. Dalla Fontana, A. Godio, T. Martinelli, M. C. Salvatore, and R. Seppi
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3293-3335, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 10156 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  03 Jul 2013
A satellite-based snow cover climatology (1985–2011) for the European Alps derived from AVHRR data   
F. Hüsler, T. Jonas, M. Riffler, J. P. Musial, and S. Wunderle
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 3001-3042, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 13135 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  24 Jun 2013
The sensitivity of flowline models of tidewater glaciers to parameter uncertainty   
E. M. Enderlin, I. M. Howat, and A. Vieli
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2567-2593, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1365 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Jun 2013
Decadal changes from a multi-temporal glacier inventory of Svalbard   
C. Nuth, J. Kohler, M. König, A. von Deschwanden, J. O. Hagen, A. Kääb, G. Moholdt, and R. Pettersson
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2489-2532, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7172 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  10 Jun 2013
Spatial debris-cover effect on the maritime glaciers of Mount Gongga, south-eastern Tibetan Plateau   
Y. Zhang, Y. Hirabayashi, K. Fujita, S. Liu, and Q. Liu
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2413-2453, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1956 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  06 Jun 2013
Solving Richards Equation for snow improves snowpack meltwater runoff estimations   
N. Wever, C. Fierz, C. Mitterer, H. Hirashima, and M. Lehning
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2373-2412, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1314 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  05 Jun 2013
Changing basal conditions during the speed-up of Jakobshavn Isbræ, Greenland   
M. Habermann, M. Truffer, and D. Maxwell
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2153-2190, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9045 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  01 Jun 2013
Monitoring water accumulation in a glacier using magnetic resonance imaging   
A. Legchenko, C. Vincent, J. M. Baltassat, J. F. Girard, E. Thibert, O. Gagliardini, M. Descloitres, A. Gilbert, S. Garambois, A. Chevalier, and H. Guyard
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 2119-2151, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2727 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  31 May 2013
Recent extreme light sea ice years in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago: 2011 and 2012 eclipse 1998 and 2007   
S. E. L. Howell, T. Wohlleben, A. Komarov, L. Pizzolato, and C. Derksen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1313-1358, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3844 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  28 Mar 2013
Waveform analysis of airborne synthetic aperture radar altimeter over Arctic sea ice   
M. Zygmuntowska, K. Khvorostovsky, V. Helm, and S. Sandven
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1215-1242, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5467 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  22 Mar 2013
Influence of supraglacial lakes and ice-sheet geometry on seasonal ice-flow variability   
I. Joughin, S. B. Das, G. E. Flowers, M. D. Behn, R. B. Alley, M. A. King, B. E. Smith, J. Bamber, M. R. van den Broeke, and J. H. van Angelen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1101-1118, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4940 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  13 Mar 2013
Sea ice dynamics influence halogen deposition to Svalbard   
A. Spolaor, J. Gabrieli, T. Martma, J. Kohler, M. Björkman, E. Isaksson, C. Varin, P. Vallelonga, J. M. C. Plane, and C. Barbante
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1075-1100, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1547 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  08 Mar 2013
A particle based simulation model for glacier dynamics   
J. A. Åström, T. I. Riikilä, T. Tallinen, T. Zwinger, D. Benn, J. C. Moore, and J. Timonen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 921-941, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2271 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  06 Mar 2013
Sensitivity of lake ice regimes to climate change in the nordic region   
S. Gebre, T. Boissy, and K. Alfredsen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 743-788, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4756 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  04 Mar 2013
Effect of uncertainty in surface mass balance–elevation feedback on projections of the future sea level contribution of the Greenland ice sheet – Part 1: Parameterisation   
T. L. Edwards, X. Fettweis, O. Gagliardini, F. Gillet-Chaulet, H. Goelzer, J. M. Gregory, M. Hoffman, P. Huybrechts, A. J. Payne, M. Perego, S. Price, A. Quiquet, and C. Ritz
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 635-674, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2802 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  27 Feb 2013
Glacial areas, lake areas, and snowlines from 1975 to 2012: status of the Cordillera Vilcanota, including the Quelccaya Ice Cap, northern central Andes, Peru   
M. N. Hanshaw and B. Bookhagen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 573-634, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7834 KB)   Supplement (3472 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  25 Feb 2013
Characterizing supraglacial lake drainage and freezing on the Greenland Ice Sheet   
N. Selmes, T. Murray, and T. D. James
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 475-505, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2061 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  08 Feb 2013
Area and volume loss of the glaciers in the Ortles-Cevedale group (Eastern Italian Alps): controls and imbalance of the remaining glaciers   
L. Carturan, R. Filippi, R. Seppi, P. Gabrielli, C. Notarnicola, L. Bertoldi, F. Paul, P. Rastner, F. Cazorzi, R. Dinale, and G. Dalla Fontana
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 267-319, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 13130 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  21 Jan 2013
Numerical simulations of Gurenhekou Glacier on the Tibetan Plateau using a full-Stokes ice dynamical model   
L. Zhao, L. Tian, T. Zwinger, R. Ding, J. Zong, Q. Ye, and J. C. Moore
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 145-173, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3806 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  08 Jan 2013
High-resolution interactive modelling of the mountain glacier–atmosphere interface: an application over the Karakoram   
E. Collier, T. Mölg, F. Maussion, D. Scherer, C. Mayer, and A. B. G. Bush
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 103-144, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5757 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  04 Jan 2013
New estimates of Arctic and Antarctic sea ice extent during September 1964 from recovered Nimbus I satellite imagery   
W. N. Meier, D. Gallaher, and G. G. Campbell
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 35-53, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1243 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  02 Jan 2013
Spatial and temporal variations of glacier extent across the Southern Patagonian Icefield since the 1970s   
A. White and L. Copland
The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 1-34, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5714 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  02 Jan 2013
Net accumulation rates derived from ice core stable isotope records of Pío XI glacier, Southern Patagonia Icefield   
M. Schwikowski, M. Schläppi, P. Santibañez, A. Rivera, and G. Casassa
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 5291-5316, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8214 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  19 Dec 2012
Mass balance, runoff and surges of the Bering Glacier, Alaska   
W. Tangborn
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 5095-5117, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1323 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  07 Dec 2012
The role of cornice fall avalanche sedimentation in the valley Longyeardalen, Central Svalbard   
M. Eckerstorfer, H. H. Christiansen, L. Rubensdotter, and S. Vogel
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4999-5036, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9459 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  04 Dec 2012
Scenario-based climate change modelling for a regional permafrost probability model of the southern Yukon and northern British Columbia, Canada   
P. P. Bonnaventure and A. G. Lewkowicz
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4517-4555, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 14284 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  24 Oct 2012
Surface undulations of Antarctic ice streams tightly controlled by bedrock topography   
J. De Rydt, G. H. Gudmundsson, H. F. J. Corr, and P. Christoffersen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4485-4516, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5867 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  22 Oct 2012
Brief Communication "Expansion of meltwater lakes on the Greenland ice sheet"   
I. M. Howat, S. de la Peña, J. H. van Angelen, J. T. M. Lenaerts, and M. R. van den Broeke
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 4447-4454, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 894 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  16 Oct 2012
Brief communication "The aerophotogrammetric map of Greenland ice masses"   
M. Citterio and A. P. Ahlstrøm
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3891-3902, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2197 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  18 Sep 2012
Regional estimates of glacier mass change from MODIS-derived equilibrium line altitudes   
J. M. Shea, B. Menounos, R. Dan Moore, and C. Tennant
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3757-3780, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 12288 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  06 Sep 2012
Mass gain of glaciers in Lahaul and Spiti region (North India) during the nineties revealed by in-situ and satellite geodetic measurements   
C. Vincent, A. Ramanathan, P. Wagnon, D. P. Dobhal, A. Linda, E. Berthier, P. Sharma, Y. Arnaud, M. F. Azam, P. G. Jose, and J. Gardelle
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3733-3755, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3941 KB)   Supplement (401 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  05 Sep 2012
Antarctic ice-mass balance 2002 to 2011: regional re-analysis of GRACE satellite gravimetry measurements with improved estimate of glacial-isostatic adjustment   
I. Sasgen, H. Konrad, E. R. Ivins, M. R. van den Broeke, J. L. Bamber, Z. Martinec, and V. Klemann
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3703-3732, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3740 KB)   Supplement (526 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  05 Sep 2012
Event-driven deposition: a new paradigm for snow-cover modelling in Antarctica based on surface measurements   
C. D. Groot Zwaaftink, A. Cagnati, A. Crepaz, C. Fierz, M. Lehning, G. Macelloni, and M. Valt
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3575-3612, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3974 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  03 Sep 2012
How does internal variability influence the ability of CMIP5 models to reproduce the recent trend in Southern Ocean sea ice extent?   
V. Zunz, H. Goosse, and F. Massonnet
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3539-3573, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9365 KB)   Supplement (56 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  03 Sep 2012
The impact of heterogeneous surface temperatures on the 2-m air temperature over the Arctic Ocean in spring   
A. Tetzlaff, L. Kaleschke, C. Lüpkes, F. Ament, and T. Vihma
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 3011-3048, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5865 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   Special Issue


  31 Jul 2012
Snow accumulation variability in Adelie Land (East Antarctica) derived from radar and firn core data. A 600 km transect from Dome C   
D. Verfaillie, M. Fily, E. Le Meur, O. Magand, B. Jourdain, L. Arnaud, and V. Favier
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2855-2889, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5181 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  24 Jul 2012
Analysis of the snow-atmosphere energy balance during wet-snow instabilities and implications for avalanche prediction   
C. Mitterer and J. Schweizer
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2715-2749, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6044 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  23 Jul 2012
The stability of grounding lines on retrograde slopes   
G. H. Gudmundsson, J. Krug, G. Durand, L. Favier, and O. Gagliardini
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2597-2619, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5739 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  18 Jul 2012
The influence of climate and hydrological variables on opposite anomaly in active layer thickness between Eurasian and North American watersheds   
H. Park, J. Walsh, A. N. Fedorov, A. B. Sherstiukov, Y. Iijima, and T. Ohata
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2537-2574, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4324 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  17 Jul 2012
Area change of glaciers in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, 1919 to 2006   
C. Tennant, B. Menounos, and R. Wheate
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2327-2361, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8104 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  09 Jul 2012
Investigating the dynamics of bulk snow density in dry and moist conditions using a one-dimensional model   
C. De Michele, F. Avanzi, A. Ghezzi, and C. Jommi
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 2305-2325, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 681 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  04 Jul 2012
Glacier dynamics over the last quarter of a century at Helheim, Kangerdlugssuaq and 14 other major Greenland outlet glaciers   
S. L. Bevan, A. J. Luckman, and T. Murray
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 1637-1672, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4726 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  04 May 2012
Observations of widespread accelerated thinning in the upper reaches of Svalbard glaciers   
T. D. James, T. Murray, N. E. Barrand, H. J. Sykes, A. J. Fox, and M. A. King
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 1085-1115, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8740 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  15 Mar 2012
Ikaite crystals in melting sea ice – implications for pCO2 and pH levels in Arctic surface waters   
S. Rysgaard, R. N. Glud, K. Lennert, M. Cooper, N. Halden, R. J. G. Leakey, F. C. Hawthorne, and D. Barber
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 1015-1035, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2731 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  14 Mar 2012
Significant total mass contained in small glaciers   
D. B. Bahr and V. Radić
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 737-757, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7480 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  17 Feb 2012
Longer spring snowmelt: spatial and temporal variations of snowmelt trends detected by passive microwave from 1988 to 2010 in the Yukon River Basin   
K. A. Semmens and J. M. Ramage
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 715-735, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2137 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Publication in TC not foreseen   


  17 Feb 2012
Inferring snow pack ripening and melt out from distributed ground surface temperature measurements   
M.-O. Schmid, S. Gubler, J. Fiddes, and S. Gruber
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 563-591, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2033 KB)   Supplement (3201 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  10 Feb 2012
Glacier changes and climate trends derived from multiple sources in the data scarce Cordillera Vilcanota region, Southern Peruvian Andes   
N. Salzmann, C. Huggel, M. Rohrer, W. Silverio, B. G. Mark, P. Burns, and C. Portocarrero
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 387-426, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2120 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  30 Jan 2012
Simulating melt, runoff and refreezing on Nordenskiöldbreen, Svalbard, using a coupled snow and energy balance model   
W. J. J. van Pelt, J. Oerlemans, C. H. Reijmer, V. A. Pohjola, R. Pettersson, and J. H. van Angelen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 6, 211-266, 2012
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9567 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  20 Jan 2012
Glacier changes from 1966–2009 in the Gongga Mountains, on the south-eastern margin of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and their climatic forcing   
B. Pan, G. Zhang, J. Wang, B. Cao, J. Wang, C. Zhang, H. Geng, and Y. Ji
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 3479-3516, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2309 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  20 Dec 2011
Seasonal speed-up of two outlet glaciers of Austfonna, Svalbard, inferred from continuous GPS measurements   
T. Dunse, T. V. Schuler, J. O. Hagen, and C. H. Reijmer
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 3423-3453, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2859 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  08 Dec 2011
Albedo of the ice-covered Weddell and Bellingshausen Sea   
A. I. Weiss, J. C. King, T. A. Lachlan-Cope, and R. S. Ladkin
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 3259-3289, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4667 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  30 Nov 2011
Changes in the marine-terminating glaciers of central east Greenland and potential connections to ocean circulation, 2000–2010   
K. M. Walsh, I. M. Howat, Y. Ahn, and E. M. Enderlin
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 2865-2894, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2002 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  21 Oct 2011
Relative effect of slope and equilibrium line altitude on the retreat of Himalayan glaciers   
T. N. Venkatesh, A. V. Kulkarni, and J. Srinivasan
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 2571-2604, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1019 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  04 Oct 2011
Use of a thermal imager for snow pit temperatures   
C. Shea, B. Jamieson, and K. W. Birkeland
The Cryosphere Discuss., 5, 2523-2556, 2011
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4484 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Closed, 6 Comments)   Final Revised Paper (TC)   


  27 Sep 2011