TCD - Papers in Open Discussion

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, 1 Comment)   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, 0 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, 0 Comments)   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, 0 Comments)   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, 0 Comments)   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, 0 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, 0 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, 2 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, 0 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, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  17 Oct 2014
Brief Communication: Sudden drainage of a subglacial lake beneath the Greenland Ice Sheet   
I. M. Howat, C. Porter, M. J. Noh, B. E. Smith, and S. Jeong
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5361-5374, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5725 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 5 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  16 Oct 2014
Paleo-ice flow directions of the Northern Antarctic Peninsula ice sheet based upon a new synthesis of seabed imagery   
C. Lavoie, E. W. Domack, E. C. Pettit, T. A. Scambos, R. D. Larter, H.-W. Schenke, K. C. Yoo, J. Gutt, J. Wellner, M. Canals, J. B. Anderson, and D. Amblas
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5321-5360, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4276 KB)   Supplement (254691 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  15 Oct 2014
Assessment of permafrost distribution maps in the Hindu Kush–Himalayan region using rock glaciers mapped in Google Earth   
M.-O. Schmid, P. Baral, S. Gruber, S. Shahi, T. Shrestha, D. Stumm, and P. Wester
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5293-5319, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2601 KB)   Supplement (3670 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  15 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
Tracing glacial disintegration from the LIA to the present using a LIDAR-based hi-res glacier inventory   
A. Fischer, B. Seiser, M. Stocker-Waldhuber, C. Mitterer, and J. Abermann
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5195-5226, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4030 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  15 Oct 2014
Excess heat in the Greenland Ice Sheet: dissipation, temperate paleo-firn and cryo-hydrologic warming   
M. P. Lüthi, C. Ryser, L. C. Andrews, G. A. Catania, M. Funk, R. L. Hawley, M. J. Hoffman, and T. A. Neumann
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5169-5193, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1132 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Oct 2014
Geophysical mapping of palsa peatland permafrost   
Y. Sjöberg, P. Marklund, R. Pettersson, and S. W. Lyon
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5137-5168, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1858 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Oct 2014
On producing sea ice deformation dataset from SAR-derived sea ice motion   
S. Bouillon and P. Rampal
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5105-5135, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 12821 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  10 Oct 2014
Measurements of light absorbing particulates on the glaciers in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru   
C. G. Schmitt, J. D. All, J. P. Schwarz, W. P. Arnott, R. J. Cole, E. Lapham, and A. Celestian
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5077-5103, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2443 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  08 Oct 2014
Black carbon in snow in the upper Himalayan Khumbu Valley, Nepal: observations and modeling of the impact on snow albedo, melting, and radiative forcing   
H.-W. Jacobi, S. Lim, M. Ménégoz, P. Ginot, P. Laj, P. Bonasoni, P. Stocchi, A. Marinoni, and Y. Arnaud
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5035-5076, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1152 KB)   Supplement (451 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  08 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
Snow cover reconstruction methodology based on historic in situ observations and recent remote sensing data   
A. Gafurov, S. Vorogushyn, A. Merkushkin, D. Duethmann, D. Farinotti, and B. Merz
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4645-4680, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4036 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 4 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  01 Sep 2014
A conceptual model of cyclical glacier flow in overdeepenings   
J. B. Turrin and R. R. Forster
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4463-4495, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1065 KB)   Supplement (2584 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  12 Aug 2014
Wintertime storage of water in buried supraglacial lakes across the Greenland Ice Sheet   
L. S. Koenig, D. J. Lampkin, L. N. Montgomery, S. L. Hamilton, J. B. Turrin, C. A. Joseph, S. E. Moutsafa, B. Panzer, K. A. Casey, J. D. Paden, C. Leuschen, and P. Gogineni
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3999-4031, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1897 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  18 Jul 2014
Future permafrost conditions along environmental gradients in Zackenberg, Greenland   
S. Westermann, B. Elberling, S. Højlund Pedersen, M. Stendel, B. U. Hansen, and G. E. Liston
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3907-3948, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 805 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  16 Jul 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