TCD - Papers in Open Discussion

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, 0 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, 1 Comment)   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, 0 Comments)   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, 3 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, 0 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, 1 Comment)   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, 0 Comments)   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, 2 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, 0 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, 0 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, 0 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, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  08 Oct 2014
The organic carbon pool of permafrost regions on the Qinghai–Xizang (Tibetan) Plateau   
C. Mu, T. Zhang, X. Peng, B. Cao, X. Zhang, Q. Wu, and G. Cheng
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 5015-5033, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 680 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  29 Sep 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, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  18 Sep 2014
Thermal structure and basal sliding parametrisation at Pine Island Glacier – a 3-D full-Stokes model study   
N. Wilkens, J. Behrens, T. Kleiner, D. Rippin, M. Rückamp, and A. Humbert
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4913-4957, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6259 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  16 Sep 2014
Interaction of marine ice-sheet instabilities in two drainage basins: simple scaling of geometry and transition time   
J. Feldmann and A. Levermann
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4885-4912, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1934 KB)   Supplement (4559 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  12 Sep 2014
Glacier topography and elevation changes from Pléiades very high resolution stereo images   
E. Berthier, C. Vincent, E. Magnússon, Á. Þ. Gunnlaugsson, P. Pitte, E. Le Meur, M. Masiokas, L. Ruiz, F. Pálsson, J. M. C. Belart, and P. Wagnon
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4849-4883, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5509 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  11 Sep 2014
Recent summer Arctic atmospheric circulation anomalies in a historical perspective   
A. Belleflamme, X. Fettweis, and M. Erpicum
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4823-4847, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 800 KB)   Supplement (765 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 5 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  10 Sep 2014
The influence of surface characteristics, topography, and continentality on mountain permafrost in British Columbia   
A. Hasler, M. Geertsema, V. Foord, S. Gruber, and J. Noetzli
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4779-4822, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1751 KB)   Supplement (15291 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Sep 2014
Bimodal albedo distributions in the ablation zone of the southwestern Greenland Ice Sheet   
S. E. Moustafa, A. K. Rennermalm, L. C. Smith, M. A. Miller, and J. R. Mioduszewski
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4737-4778, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8502 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Sep 2014
Area, volume and mass changes of southeast Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland, from the Little Ice Age maximum in the late 19th century to 2010   
H. Hannesdóttir, H. Björnsson, F. Pálsson, G. Aðalgeirsdóttir, and S. Guðmundsson
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4681-4735, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6800 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 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, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  01 Sep 2014
Self-regulation of ice flow varies across the ablation area in South-West Greenland   
R. S. W. van de Wal, C. J. P. P. Smeets, W. Boot, M. Stoffelen, R. van Kampen, S. Doyle, F. Wilhelms, M. R. van den Broeke, C. H. Reijmer, J. Oerlemans, and A. Hubbard
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4619-4644, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1743 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 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, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  12 Aug 2014
Recent accumulation rates of an alpine glacier derived from firn cores and repeated helicopter-borne GPR   
L. Sold, M. Huss, A. Eichler, M. Schwikowski, and M. Hoelzle
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4431-4462, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1376 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  11 Aug 2014
Seismic wave propagation in anisotropic ice – Part 2: Effects of crystal anisotropy in geophysical data   
A. Diez, O. Eisen, C. Hofstede, A. Lambrecht, C. Mayer, H. Miller, D. Steinhage, T. Binder, and I. Weikusat
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4397-4430, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4789 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  04 Aug 2014
Seismic wave propagation in anisotropic ice – Part 1: Elasticity tensor and derived quantities from ice-core properties   
A. Diez and O. Eisen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4349-4395, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3756 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  04 Aug 2014
Influence of urbanization on permafrost: a case study from Mohe County, northernmost China   
W. B. Yu, M. Guo, L. Chen, Y. M. Lai, X. Yi, and L. L. Xu
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4327-4348, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3124 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 5 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  01 Aug 2014
27 m of lake ice on an Antarctic lake reveals past hydrologic variability   
H. A. Dugan, P. T. Doran, B. Wagner, F. Kenig, C. H. Fritsen, S. Arcone, E. Kuhn, N. E. Ostrom, J. Warnock, and A. E. Murray
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4127-4158, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6930 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  23 Jul 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
A novel integrated method to describe dust and fine supraglacial debris and their effects on ice albedo: the case study of Forni Glacier, Italian Alps   
R. S. Azzoni, A. Senese, A. Zerboni, M. Maugeri, C. Smiraglia, and G. A. Diolaiuti
The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 3171-3206, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 58359 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Jun 2014