Published Research

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Bougamont, M., et al. 2014. Sensitive response of the Greenland Ice Sheet to surface melt drainage over a soft bed. Nature Communications 5. Art. #5052. doi:

Bouman, J., et al. 2014. Antarctic outlet glacier mass change resolved at basin scale from satellite gravity gradiometry. Geophysical Research Letters 41(16): 5919-5926. doi:

Callens, D., et al. 2014. Transition of flow regime along a marine-terminating outlet glacier in East Antarctica. The Cryosphere 8(3): 867-875. doi:

Du, Jinyang, et al. 2014. Inter-Calibration of Satellite Passive Microwave Land Observations from AMSR-E and AMSR2 Using Overlapping FY3B-MWRI Sensor Measurements. Remote Sensing 6(9): 8594-8616. doi:

Holt, T. O., et al. 2014. The structural and dynamic responses of Stange Ice Shelf to recent environmental change. Antarctic Science 26(si6): 646-660. doi:

Hui, Fengming, et al. 2014. Mapping blue-ice areas in Antarctica using ETM+ and MODIS data. Annals of Glaciology 55(66): 129-137. doi:

Johnson, J. S., et al. 2014. Rapid Thinning of Pine Island Glacier in the Early Holocene. Science 343(6174): 999-1001. doi:

Kim, Youngwook, et al. 2014. Response of vegetation growth and productivity to spring climate indicators in the conterminous United States derived from satellite remote sensing data fusion. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 194: 132-143. doi:

Moon, Twila, et al. 2014. Distinct patterns of seasonal Greenland glacier velocity. Geophysical Research Letters 41(20): 7209-7216. doi:

Morlighem, M., et al. 2014. High-resolution ice-thickness mapping in South Greenland. Annals of Glaciology 55(67): 64-70. doi:

Mouginot, J., E. Rignot, and B. Scheuchl. 2014. Sustained increase in ice discharge from the Amundsen Sea Embayment, West Antarctica, from 1973 to 2013. Geophysical Research Letters 41(5): 1576–1584. doi:

Ng, Felix S. 2014. Spatial complexity of ice flow across the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Nature Geoscience 8: 847–850. doi:

Podrasky, D., et al. 2014. Quantifying velocity response to ocean tides and calving near the terminus of Jakobshavn Isbræ, Greenland. Journal of Glaciology 60(222): 609-621. doi:

Porter, David F., et al. 2014. Bathymetric Control of Tidewater Glacier Mass Loss in Northwest Greenland. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 401: 40-46. doi:

Ren, Diandong, and Lance M. Leslie. 2014. Effects of Waves on Tabular Ice-Shelf Calving. Earth Interactions 18(13): 1-28. doi:

Rignot, E., et al. 2014. Widespread, rapid grounding line retreat of Pine Island, Thwaites, Smith, and Kohler glaciers, West Antarctica, from 1992 to 2011. Geophysical Research Letters 41(10): 3502-3509. doi:

Watts, Jennifer D., et al. 2014. Surface Water Inundation in the Boreal-Arctic: Potential Impacts on Regional Methane Emissions. Environmental Research Letters 9(7). Art. #075001. doi:

Ziemen, Florian, Christian Rodehacke, and Uwe Mikolajewicz. 2014. Coupled ice sheet–climate modeling under glacial and pre-industrial boundary conditions. Climate of the Past 10(5): 1817-1836. doi: