TCD - Papers in open discussion

Surface speed and frontal ablation of Kronebreen and Kongsbreen, NW-Svalbard, from SAR offset tracking   
T. Schellenberger, T. Dunse, A. Kääb, J. Kohler, and C. H. Reijmer
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 6193-6233, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5378 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  18 Dec 2014
Air temperature variability over three glaciers in the Ortles-Cevedale (Italian Alps): effects of glacier disintegration, intercomparison of calculation methods, and impacts on mass balance modeling   
L. Carturan, F. Cazorzi, F. De Blasi, and G. Dalla Fontana
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 6147-6192, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2247 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  15 Dec 2014
Role of rainwater induced subsurface flow in water-level dynamics and thermoerosion of shallow thermokarst ponds on the Northeastern Qinghai–Tibet Plateau   
X. Pan, Q. Yu, and Y. You
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 6117-6146, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1209 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  11 Dec 2014
Sensitivity of airborne geophysical data to sublacustrine permafrost thaw   
B. J. Minsley, T. P. Wellman, M. A. Walvoord, and A. Revil
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 6079-6116, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2981 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  10 Dec 2014
Ice-shelf forced vibrations modelled with a full 3-D elastic model   
Y. V. Konovalov
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 6059-6078, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1017 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Dec 2014
Influence of weak layer heterogeneity and slab properties on slab tensile failure propensity and avalanche release area   
J. Gaume, G. Chambon, N. Eckert, M. Naaim, and J. Schweizer
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 6033-6057, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3307 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Dec 2014
Comparison of aeolian snow transport events and snow mass fluxes between observations and simulations made by the regional climate model MAR in Adélie Land, East Antarctica   
A. Trouvilliez, H. Gallée, F. Naaim-Bouvet, C. Genthon, C. Amory, V. Favier, C. Agosta, L. Piard, and H. Bellot
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 6007-6032, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1504 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Dec 2014
Climatic signals from 76 shallow firn cores in Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica   
S. Altnau, E. Schlosser, E. Isaksson, and D. Divine
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5961-6005, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7734 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  02 Dec 2014
Weak precipitation, warm winters and springs impact glaciers of south slopes of Mt. Everest (central Himalaya) in the last two decades (1994–2013)   
F. Salerno, N. Guyennon, S. Thakuri, G. Viviano, E. Romano, E. Vuillermoz, P. Cristofanelli, P. Stocchi, G. Agrillo, Y. Ma, and G. Tartari
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5911-5959, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4918 KB)   Supplement (1003 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  01 Dec 2014
Spatiotemporal variations in the surface velocities of Antarctic Peninsula glaciers   
J. Chen, C. Q. Ke, and Z. D. Shao
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5875-5910, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6039 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  25 Nov 2014
Brief Communication: Contending estimates of early 21st century glacier mass balance over the Pamir-Karakoram-Himalaya   
A. Kääb, C. Nuth, D. Treichler, and E. Berthier
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5857-5874, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1756 KB)   Supplement (151 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  25 Nov 2014
A process-based approach to estimate point snow instability   
B. Reuter, J. Schweizer, and A. van Herwijnen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5825-5856, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1018 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  25 Nov 2014
Thermal energy in dry snow avalanches   
W. Steinkogler, B. Sovilla, and M. Lehning
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5793-5824, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7038 KB)   Supplement (21327 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  20 Nov 2014
Thin-ice dynamics and ice production in the Storfjorden polynya for winter-seasons 2002/2003–2013/2014 using MODIS thermal infrared imagery   
A. Preußer, S. Willmes, G. Heinemann, and S. Paul
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5763-5791, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8113 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Nov 2014
Verification of forecasted winter precipitation in complex terrain   
M. Schirmer and B. Jamieson
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5727-5762, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4788 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Nov 2014
A model study of Abrahamsenbreen, a surging glacier in northern Spitsbergen   
J. Oerlemans and W. J. J. van Pelt
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5687-5726, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3792 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  07 Nov 2014
Factors controlling Slope Environmental Lapse Rate (SELR) of temperature in the monsoon and cold-arid glacio-hydrological regimes of the Himalaya   
R. J. Thayyen and A. P. Dimri
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5645-5686, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4067 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  06 Nov 2014
Snow mass decrease in the Northern Hemisphere (1979/80–2010/11)   
Z. Li, J. Liu, L. Huang, N. Wang, B. Tian, J. Zhou, Q. Chen, and P. Zhang
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5623-5644, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3007 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  06 Nov 2014
Strategy of valid 14C dates choice in syngenetic permafrost   
Y. K. Vasil'chuk and A. C. Vasil'chuk
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5589-5621, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2617 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Nov 2014
Simulating the Antarctic ice sheet in the Late-Pliocene warm period: PLISMIP-ANT, an ice-sheet model intercomparison project   
B. de Boer, A. M. Dolan, J. Bernales, E. Gasson, H. Goelzer, N. R. Golledge, J. Sutter, P. Huybrechts, G. Lohmann, I. Rogozhina, A. Abe-Ouchi, F. Saito, and R. S. W. van de Wal
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5539-5588, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4338 KB)   Supplement (551 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Nov 2014
Model calibration for ice sheets and glaciers dynamics: a general theory of inverse problems in glaciology   
M. Giudici, F. Baratelli, A. Comunian, C. Vassena, and L. Cattaneo
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5511-5537, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3904 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  28 Oct 2014
Quantifying meltwater refreezing along a transect of sites on the Greenland Icesheet   
C. Cox, N. Humphrey, and J. Harper
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5485-5509, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 454 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 4 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  24 Oct 2014
Improving semi-automated glacial mapping with a multi-method approach: areal changes in Central Asia   
T. Smith, B. Bookhagen, and F. Cannon
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5433-5483, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 10487 KB)   Supplement (94 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  17 Oct 2014
Modelling glacier change in the Everest region, Nepal Himalaya   
J. M. Shea, W. W. Immerzeel, P. Wagnon, C. Vincent, and S. Bajracharya
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5375-5432, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4538 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  17 Oct 2014
The melt pond fraction and spectral sea ice albedo retrieval from MERIS data: validation and trends of sea ice albedo and melt pond fraction in the Arctic for years 2002–2011   
L. Istomina, G. Heygster, M. Huntemann, P. Schwarz, G. Birnbaum, R. Scharien, C. Polashenski, D. Perovich, E. Zege, A. Malinka, A. Prikhach, and I. Katsev
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5227-5292, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11870 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  15 Oct 2014
Site-level model intercomparison of high latitude and high altitude soil thermal dynamics in tundra and barren landscapes   
A. Ekici, S. Chadburn, N. Chaudhary, L. H. Hajdu, A. Marmy, S. Peng, J. Boike, E. Burke, A. D. Friend, C. Hauck, G. Krinner, M. Langer, P. A. Miller, and C. Beer
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4959-5013, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11047 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  18 Sep 2014
Modelled present and future thaw lake area expansion/contraction trends throughout the continuous permafrost zone   
Y. Mi, J. van Huissteden, and A. J. Dolman
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3603-3627, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5146 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  10 Jul 2014