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Ice sheet mass loss caused by dust and black carbon accumulation   
T. Goelles, C. E. Bøggild, and R. Greve
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2563-2596, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2563-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1910 KB)   Supplement (568 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  23 Apr 2015
The benefit of using sea ice concentration satellite data products with uncertainty estimates in summer sea ice data assimilation   
Q. Yang, M. Losch, S. Losa, T. Jung, L. Nerger, and T. Lavergne
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2543-2562, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2543-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6153 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  21 Apr 2015
Microwave scattering coefficient of snow in MEMLS and DMRT-ML revisited: the relevance of sticky hard spheres and tomography-based estimates of stickiness   
H. Löwe and G. Picard
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2495-2542, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2495-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 721 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  17 Apr 2015
Evolution of Ossoue Glacier (French Pyrenees) since the end of the Little Ice Age   
R. Marti, S. Gascoin, T. Houet, O. Ribière, D. Laffly, T. Condom, S. Monnier, M. Schmutz, C. Camerlynck, J. P. Tihay, J. M. Soubeyroux, and P. René
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2431-2494, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2431-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7159 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  17 Apr 2015
Temporal variations in the flow of a large Antarctic ice-stream controlled by tidally induced changes in the subglacial water system   
S. H. R. Rosier, G. H. Gudmundsson, and J. A. M. Green
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2397-2429, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2397-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1245 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  15 Apr 2015
Numerical simulation of formation and preservation of Ningwu ice cave, Shanxi, China   
S. Yang and Y. Shi
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2367-2395, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2367-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7317 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  14 Apr 2015
Assimilating high horizontal resolution sea ice concentration data into the US Navy's ice forecast systems: Arctic Cap Nowcast/Forecast System (ACNFS) and the Global Ocean Forecast System (GOFS 3.1)   
P. G. Posey, E. J. Metzger, A. J. Wallcraft, D. A. Hebert, R. A. Allard, O. M. Smedstad, M. W. Phelps, F. Fetterer, J. S. Stewart, W. N. Meier, and S. R. Helfrich
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2339-2365, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2339-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6845 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  09 Apr 2015
Simulated high-latitude soil thermal dynamics during the past four decades   
S. Peng, P. Ciais, G. Krinner, T. Wang, I. Gouttevin, A. D. McGuire, D. Lawrence, E. Burke, X. Chen, C. Delire, C. Koven, A. MacDougall, A. Rinke, K. Saito, W. Zhang, R. Alkama, T. J. Bohn, B. Decharme, T. Hajima, D. Ji, D. P. Lettenmaier, P. A. Miller, J. C. Moore, B. Smith, and T. Sueyoshi
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2301-2337, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2301-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3551 KB)   Supplement (148 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  09 Apr 2015
Impact of debris cover on glacier ablation and atmosphere-glacier feedbacks in the Karakoram   
E. Collier, F. Maussion, L. I. Nicholson, T. Mölg, W. W. Immerzeel, and A. B. G. Bush
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2259-2299, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2259-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 25495 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  08 Apr 2015
Interaction of katabatic wind and local surface mass balance at Scharffenbergbotnen Blue Ice Area, Antarctica   
T. Zwinger, T. Malm, M. Schäfer, R. Stenberg, and J. C. Moore
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2231-2257, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2231-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8381 KB)   Supplement (18023 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  01 Apr 2015
Precipitation measurement intercomparison in the Qilian Mountains, Northeastern Tibetan Plateau   
R. Chen, J. Liu, E. Kang, Y. Yang, C. Han, Z. Liu, Y. Song, W. Qing, and P. Zhu
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2201-2230, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2201-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1034 KB)   Supplement (171 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  31 Mar 2015
Lead detection in Arctic sea ice from CryoSat-2: quality assessment, lead area fraction and width distribution   
A. Wernecke and L. Kaleschke
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2167-2200, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2167-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4959 KB)   Supplement (177 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  30 Mar 2015
21st century changes in snow water equivalent over Northern Hemisphere landmasses due to increasing temperature, projected with the CMIP5 models   
H. X. Shi and C. H. Wang
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2135-2166, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2135-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2423 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  30 Mar 2015
An analytical model for wind-driven Arctic summer sea ice drift   
H.-S. Park and A. L. Stewart
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2101-2133, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2101-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1750 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  27 Mar 2015
Active lakes in Antarctica survive on a sedimentary substrate – Part 1: Theory   
S. P. Carter, H. A. Fricker, and M. R. Siegfried
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2053-2099, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2053-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2017 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  26 Mar 2015
Overview on radon measurements in Arctic glacier waters   
A. Kies, O. Hengesch, Z. Tosheva, A. P. Nawrot, and J. Jania
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 2013-2052, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-2013-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4033 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  26 Mar 2015
Impact of model developments on present and future simulations of permafrost in a global land-surface model   
S. E. Chadburn, E. J. Burke, R. L. H. Essery, J. Boike, M. Langer, M. Heikenfeld, P. M. Cox, and P. Friedlingstein
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1965-2012, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1965-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1790 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  25 Mar 2015
First Sentinel-1 detections of avalanche debris   
E. Malnes, M. Eckerstorfer, and H. Vickers
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1943-1963, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1943-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6637 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  24 Mar 2015
Century-scale simulations of the response of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to a warming climate   
S. L. Cornford, D. F. Martin, A. J. Payne, E. G. Ng, A. M. Le Brocq, R. M. Gladstone, T. L. Edwards, S. R. Shannon, C. Agosta, M. R. van den Broeke, H. H. Hellmer, G. Krinner, S. R. M. Ligtenberg, R. Timmermann, and D. G. Vaughan
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1887-1942, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1887-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4977 KB)   Supplement (32292 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  23 Mar 2015
Meteorological, elevation, and slope effects on surface hoar formation   
S. Horton, M. Schirmer, and B. Jamieson
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1857-1885, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1857-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 915 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  23 Mar 2015
Four decades of glacier variations at Muztag Ata (Eastern Pamir): a multi-sensor study including Hexagon KH-9 and Pléiades data   
N. Holzer, S. Vijay, T. Yao, B. Xu, M. Buchroithner, and T. Bolch
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1811-1856, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1811-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9555 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  20 Mar 2015
Diagnostic and model dependent uncertainty of simulated Tibetan permafrost area   
W. Wang, A. Rinke, J. C. Moore, X. Cui, D. Ji, Q. Li, N. Zhang, C. Wang, S. Zhang, D. M. Lawrence, A. D. McGuire, W. Zhang, C. Delire, C. Koven, K. Saito, A. MacDougall, E. Burke, and B. Decharme
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1769-1810, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1769-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2234 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  19 Mar 2015
Exploring the utility of quantitative network design in evaluating Arctic sea-ice thickness sampling strategies   
T. Kaminski, F. Kauker, H. Eicken, and M. Karcher
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1735-1768, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1735-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2359 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  19 Mar 2015
Comparing ice discharge through West Antarctic Gateways: Weddell vs. Amundsen Sea warming   
M. A. Martin, A. Levermann, and R. Winkelmann
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1705-1733, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1705-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4869 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  17 Mar 2015
Area, elevation and mass changes of the two southernmost ice caps of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago between 1952 and 2014   
C. Papasodoro, E. Berthier, A. Royer, C. Zdanowicz, and A. Langlois
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1667-1704, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1667-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7466 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  16 Mar 2015
Automatic monitoring of the effective thermal conductivity of snow in a low Arctic shrub tundra   
F. Domine, M. Barrere, D. Sarrazin, and S. Morin
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1633-1665, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1633-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2041 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Mar 2015
Evolution of ice-shelf channels in Antarctic ice shelves   
R. Drews
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1603-1631, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1603-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3554 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  13 Mar 2015
Brief Communication: Getting Greenland's glaciers right – a new dataset of all official Greenlandic glacier names   
A. A. Bjørk, L. M. Kruse, and P. B. Michaelsen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1593-1601, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1593-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1633 KB)   Supplement (72 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  12 Mar 2015
Satellite monitoring of glaciers in the Karakoram from 1977 to 2013: an overall almost stable population of dynamic glaciers   
R. M. Brahmbhatt, I. M. Bahuguna, B. P. Rathore, S. K. Singh, A. S. Rajawat, R. D. Shah, and J. S. Kargel
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1555-1592, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1555-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6765 KB)   Supplement (407 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  10 Mar 2015
A macroscale mixture theory analysis of deposition and sublimation rates during heat and mass transfer in snow   
A. C. Hansen and W. E. Foslien
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1503-1554, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1503-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 958 KB)   Supplement (384 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Mar 2015
Assimilation of Antarctic velocity observations provides evidence for uncharted pinning points   
J. J. Fürst, G. Durand, F. Gillet-Chaulet, N. Merino, L. Tavard, J. Mouginot, N. Gourmelen, and O. Gagliardini
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1461-1502, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1461-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8578 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  05 Mar 2015
Microstructure-based modeling of snow mechanics: a discrete element approach   
P. Hagenmuller, G. Chambon, and M. Naaim
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1425-1460, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1425-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3594 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  03 Mar 2015
SeaRISE experiment revisited: sources of spread in multi-model projections of the Greenland ice-sheet   
F. Saito, A. Abe-Ouchi, K. Takahashi, and H. Blatter
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1383-1424, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1383-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1418 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  27 Feb 2015
Albedo reduction caused by black carbon and dust accumulation: a quantitive model applied to the western margin of the Greenland ice sheet   
T. Goelles and C. E. Bøggild
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1345-1381, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1345-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1196 KB)   Supplement (118 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  26 Feb 2015
Quantifying the resolution level where the GRACE satellites can separate Greenland's glacial mass balance from surface mass balance   
J. A. Bonin and D. P. Chambers
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1315-1343, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1315-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8922 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  26 Feb 2015
Soot on snow experiments: light-absorbing impurities effect on the natural snowpack   
J. Svensson, A. Virkkula, O. Meinander, N. Kivekäs, H.-R. Hannula, O. Järvinen, J. I. Peltoniemi, M. Gritsevich, A. Heikkilä, A. Kontu, A.-P. Hyvärinen, K. Neitola, D. Brus, P. Dagsson-Waldhauserova, K. Anttila, T. Hakala, H. Kaartinen, M. Vehkamäki, G. de Leeuw, and H. Lihavainen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1227-1267, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1227-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1952 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   Special Issue


  26 Feb 2015
Brief Communication: Future avenues for permafrost science from the perspective of early career researchers   
M. Fritz, B. N. Deshpande, F. Bouchard, E. Högtröm, J. Lepage, A. Morgenstern, A. Nieuwendam, M. Oliva, M. Paquette, A. C. A. Rudy, M. B. Siewert, Y. Sjöberg, and S. Weege
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1209-1225, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1209-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 248 KB)   Supplement (358 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  25 Feb 2015
Summer snowfall on the Greenland Ice Sheet: a study with the updated regional climate model RACMO2.3   
B. Noël, W. J. van de Berg, E. van Meijgaard, P. Kuipers Munneke, R. S. W. van de Wal, and M. R. van den Broeke
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1177-1208, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1177-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5792 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  24 Feb 2015
Microscale variability of snow depth using U.A.S. technology   
C. De Michele, F. Avanzi, D. Passoni, R. Barzaghi, L. Pinto, P. Dosso, A. Ghezzi, R. Gianatti, and G. Della Vedova
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 1047-1075, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-1047-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2595 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  20 Feb 2015
Cloud effects on the surface energy and mass balance of Brewster Glacier, New Zealand   
J. P. Conway and N. J. Cullen
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 975-1019, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-975-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3714 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  18 Feb 2015
Recent changes in north-west Greenland climate documented by NEEM shallow ice core data and simulations, and implications for past temperature reconstructions   
V. Masson-Delmotte, H. C. Steen-Larsen, P. Ortega, D. Swingedouw, T. Popp, B. M. Vinther, H. Oerter, A. E. Sveinbjornsdottir, H. Gudlaugsdottir, J. E. Box, S. Falourd, X. Fettweis, H. Gallée, E. Garnier, J. Jouzel, A. Landais, B. Minster, N. Paradis, A. Orsi, C. Risi, M. Werner, and J. W. C. White
The Cryosphere Discuss., 9, 655-717, doi:10.5194/tcd-9-655-2015, 2015
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6129 KB)   Supplement (608 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  29 Jan 2015
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, doi:10.5194/tcd-8-6117-2014, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1209 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for TC   


  11 Dec 2014
 
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