Published Research

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2012

Brunnabend, S. E. and et al. 2012. Modeled Steric and Mass-driven Sea Level Change Caused by Greenland Ice Sheet Melting. Journal of Geodynamics: 59-60.

Tedstone, A. J. and N. S. Arnold. 2012. Automated Remote Sensing of Sediment Plumes for Identification of Runoff from the Greenland Ice Sheet. Journal of Geodynamics: 59-60.

2011

Chen, L. L and et al. 2011. Accumulation Over the Greenland Ice Sheet as Represented in Reanalysis Data. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences 28(5).

Frauenfeld, O. W., P. C. Knappenberger, and P. J. Michaels. 2011. A Reconstruction of Annual Greenland Ice Melt Extent, 1784-2009. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 116(D8).

Herzfeld, Ute C. and et al. 2011. An Algorithm for Generalizing Topography to Grids while Preserving Subscale Morphologic Characteristics — Creating a Glacier Bed DEM for Jakobshavn Trough as Low-resolution Input for Dynamic Ice-sheet Models. Computers & Geosciences 37(11).

2009

Lewis, S. M. and L. C. Smith. 2009. Hydrologic Drainage of the Greenland Ice Sheet. Hydrological Processes 32(14).

2007

Schneider, David P. and David C. Noone. 2007. Spatial Covariance of Water Isotope Records in a Global Network of Ice Cores Spanning Twentieth-century Climate Change. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 112(D18).

2005

Greve, Ralph. 2005. Relation of Measured Basal Temperatures and the Spatial Distribution of the Geothermal Heat Flux for the Greenland Ice Sheet. Annals of Glaciology 42(1).

2003

Baldwin, Duncan, and et al.  2003. Using Internal Layers from the Greenland Ice Sheet, Identified from Radio-echo Sounding Data, with Numerical Models. Journal of Glaciology 37(1).

2001

Abdalati, Waleed and Konrad Steffen. 2001. Greenland Ice Sheet Melt Extent: 1979-1999. Journal of Geophysical Research (Atmospheres) 106(D24): 33983-8.

Bamber, J.L., R.L. Layberry, S.P. Gogenini. 2001. A new ice thickness and bedrock dataset for the Greenland ice sheet 1: measurement, data reduction, and errors. Journal of Geophysical Research 106(D24): 33773-33780. (PDF File,

Bamber, J.L., S. Ekholm, W.B. Krabill. 2001. A New, high-resolution digital elevation model of Greenland fully validated with airborne laser altimeter data. Journal of Geophysical Research 106(B4): 6733-6745.

Davis, C.H., J.R. McConnell, J. Bolzan, J.L. Bamber, R.H. Thomas, and E. Mosley-Thompson. 2001. Elevation change of the southern Greenland ice sheet from 1978 to 1998: interpretation. Journal of Geophysical Research 106(D24): 33,743-33,754.

Gogineni, S., D. Tammana, D. Braaten, C. Leuschen, T. Atkins, J. Legarsky, P. Kanagaratnam, J. Stiles, C. Allen, and K. Jezek.  2001. Coherent radar ice thickness measurements over the Greenland Ice Sheet. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 106(D24): 33761-33772.

Layberry, R.L. and Bamber, J.L. 2001. A new ice thickness and bed data set for the Greenland ice sheet 2: relationship between dynamics and basal topography. Journal of Geophysical Research 106(D24): 33781-33788.

2000

Davis, C.H., C.A. Kluever, B.J. Haines, C. Perez, and Y. Yoon. 2000. Improved elevation change measurement of the southern Greenland ice sheet from satellite radar altimetry. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 38(3): 1367-1378.

Krabill, W., W. Abdalati, E. Frederick, S. Manizade, C. Martin, J. Sonntag, R. Swift, R. Thomas, W. Wright, and J. Yungel. 2000. Greenland ice sheet: high-elevation balance and peripheral thinning. Science  289: 428-430.

McConnell, J.R., R.J. Arthern, E. Mosley-Thompson, C.H. Davis, R.C. Bales, R. Thomas, J.F. Burkhart, and J.D. Kyne. 2000. Changes in Greenland ice sheet elevation attributed primarily to snow accumulation variability. Nature  406(6798): 877-879.

Thomas, R., T. Akins, B. Csatho, M. Fahnestock, P. Gogineni, C. Kim, and J. Sonntag. 2000. Mass balance of the Greenland ice sheet at high elevations. Science  289: 426-428.

1999

Krabill, W., E. Frederick, S. Manizade, C. Martin, J. Sonntag, R. Swift, R. Thomas, W. Wright, and J. Yungel.  1999. Rapid thinning of parts of the southern Greenland ice sheet. Science  283: 1522-24.

Thomas, R.H., C.H. Davis, E. Frederick, S. Manizade, W. Krabill, J. McConnell, and J. Sonntag. 1999. Greenland ice-sheet elevation change since 1978 from radar and laser altimetry. Polar Geography 23(3): 169-184.

1998

Bamber, J.L., Ekholm, S., and Krabill, W. B. 1998. The accuracy of satellite radar altimeter data over the Greenland ice sheet determined from airborne laser data. Geophysical Research Letters 25(16): 3177-3180.

Davis, C.H, C.A. Kluever, and B.J. Haines. 1998. Elevation change of the southern Greenland ice sheet. Science  279: 2086-2088.

Davis, C.H., C.A. Kluever, and B.J. Haines.  1998. Comment: Growth of the southern Greenland ice sheet. Science  281: 1251.

Zwally, H.J., A.C. Brenner, J.P. DiMarzio. 1998. Comment: Growth of the southern Greenland ice sheet. Science 281: 1251.

1997

Abdalati, Waleed and Konrad Steffen.  1997. Snowmelt on the Greenland Ice Sheet as Derived from Passive Microwave Satellite Data. Journal of Climate 10: 165-75.

Bamber, J.L. and R.A. Bindschadler.  1997. An improved elevation dataset for climate and ice-sheet modelling: validation with satellite imagery. Annals of Glaciology 25: 438-444.

1996

Bamber, J.L. and P. Huybrechts.  1996. Geometric boundary conditions for modelling the velocity field of the Antarctic ice sheet. Annals of Glaciology 23: 364-373.

1995

Abdalati, Waleed and Konrad Steffen. 1995. Passive Microwave-derived Snow Melt Regions on the Greenland Ice Sheet. Geophysical Research Letters 22: 782-790.

1994

Bamber, J. 1994. Ice sheet altimeter processing scheme. International Journal of Remote Sensing 15: 925-938.

Bamber, J. 1994. A digital elevation model of the Antarctic ice sheet derived from ERS-1 altimeter data and comparison with terrestrial measurements. Annals of Glaciology 20: 48-54.

Bamber, J. and C. Bentley. 1994. A comparison of satellite-altimetry and ice-thickness measurements of the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology 20: 357-364.

1993

Abdalati, Waleed and J. Stroeve. 1993. Climate Sensitivity Studies of the Greenland Ice Sheet Using Satellite AVHRR, SMMR, SSM/I, and In Situ Data. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics 51: 239-258.

1991

Jezek, K. C., C. Merry, D. Cavalieri, S. Grace, J. Bedner, D. Wilson, and D. Lampkin.  1991. Comparison Between SMMR and SSM/I Passive Microwave Data Collected Over the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Byrd Polar Research Center Technical Report 91-03: 62 pp. Ohio State University, Columbus OH.

1990

Hodge, S.M., D.L. Wright, J.A. Bradley, R. W. Jacobel, N. Skou, and B. Vaughn. 1990. Determination of the surface and bed topography in central Greenland. Journal of Glaciology 36(122): 17-30.

1989

Mätzler, C. H. and R. Hüppi. 1989. Review of Signature Studies for Microwave Remote Sensing of Snowpacks. Advances in Space Research 9: 253-265.

Zwally, H.J., A.C. Brenner, J.A. Major, R.A. Bindschadler, and J.G. Marsh. 1989. Growth of Greenland ice sheet: measurement. Science  246: 1587-1589.

Zwally, H.J.  1989. Growth of Greenland ice sheet: interpretation. Science  246: 1589-1591.

1986

Ulaby, F. T., R. K. Moore, and A. K. Fung. 1986. From Theory to Applications. Microwave Remote Sensing vol. 3. Artech House.

1985

Bogorodskiy, V.V., C.R. Bentley, P.E. Gudmandsen. 1985. Radioglaciology. Dordrecht: D. Reidel Publishing Company.

1983

Brenner, A.C., R.A. Bindschadler, R.H. Thomas, H.J. Zwally.  1983. Slope-induced errors in radar altimetry over continental ice sheets. Journal of Geophysical Research 88: 1617-1623.

Zwally, H.J., R.A. Bindschadler, A.C. Brenner, T.V. Martin, R.H. Thomas. 1983. Surface elevation contours of Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets. Journal of Geophysical Research 88(C3): 1589-1596.

1982

Ulaby, F. T., R. K. Moore, and A. K. Fung. 1982. Radar Remote Sensing and Surface Scattering and Emission Theory. Microwave Remote Sensing vol. 2. Artech House.