Related Publications

This page is a bibliography of published research related to Sea Ice Prediction Network data.


Kaminski, T., F. Kauker, H. Eicken, and M. Karcher. 2015. Exploring the utility of quantitative network design in evaluating Arctic sea-ice thickness sampling strategies, The Cryosphere Discuss., 9:1721-1733, doi: 10.5194/tc-9-1721-2015.


Ivanova, Natalia, et al. 2014. Retrieval of Arctic Sea Ice Parameters by Satellite Passive Microwave Sensors: A Comparison of Eleven Sea Ice Concentration Algorithms. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 52(11): 7233-7246. doi:

Stroeve, Julienne, Lawrence C. Hamilton, Cecilia M. Bitz, Edward Blanchard-Wrigglesworth. 2014. Predicting September Sea Ice: Ensemble Skill of the SEARCH Sea Ice Outlook 2008–2013, Geophysical Research Letters. doi: 10.1002/2014GL059388.


Chevallier, M. and D. Salas-Mélia. 2012. The Role of Sea Ice Thickness Distribution in the Arctic Sea Ice Potential Predictability: A Diagnostic Approach with a Coupled GCM. April 2012. Journal of Climate 25: 3025–3038. doi: (

Lindsay, R., C. Haas, S. Hendricks, P. Hunkeler, N. Kurtz, J. Paden, B. Panzer, J. Sonntag, J. Yungel, J. Zhang. 8. 2012. Seasonal forecasts of Arctic sea ice initialized with observations of ice thickness. Geophysical Research Letters. doi: 10.1029/2012GL053576. (

Petrich, C., H. Eicken, J. Zhang, J. Krieger, Y. Fukamachi, K. I. Ohshima. 2012. Coastal landfast sea ice decay and breakup in northern Alaska: Key processes and seasonal prediction. Journal of Geophysical Research, Oceans. doi: 10.1029/2011JC007339. (

Stroeve, J. C., M. C. Serreze, M. M. Holland, J. E. Kay, J. Maslanik, A. P. Barrett. 2012. The Arctic's rapidly shrinking sea ice cover: a research synthesis. Climatic Change, 110 (3-4): 1005-1027. doi: 10.1007/s10584-011-0101-1 (


Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E., K. C. Armour, C. M. Bitz. 2011. Persistence and Inherent Predictability of Arctic Sea Ice in a GCM Ensemble and Observations. Journal of Climate. 24: 231–250. doi: (


Döscher, R., K. Wyser, H. E. Markus Meier, M. Qian. 2010. Quantifying Arctic contributions to climate predictability in a regional coupled ocean-ice-atmosphere model. Climate Dynamics, 3 (7-8): 1157-1176. doi: 10.1007/s00382-009-0567-y (

Eicken, H., G. Hufford, V. Metcalf, S. Moore, J. Overland, H. Wiggins. Reviewers: I. Krupnik, G. C. Ray. 2010. Sea Ice for Walrus Outlook (SIWO). Legacies, University of Alaska, 550-554. (

Haas, C., S. Hendricks, H. Eicken, A. Herber. 2010. Synoptic airborne thickness surveys reveal state of Arctic sea ice cover. Geophysical Research Letters. doi: 10.1029/2010GL042652. (

Kattsov, V. M., V. E. Ryabinin, J. E. Overland, M. C. Serreze, M. Visbeck, J. E. Walsh, W.Meier, X. Zhang. 2010. Arctic sea-ice change: a grand challenge of climate science. Journal of Glaciology 56 (200): 1115-1121(7). doi: (

Lee, C. M., H. Melling, H. Eicken, P. Schlosser, J-C Gascard, A. Proshutinsky, E. Fahrbach, C. Mauritzen, J. Morison, I. Polyakov. 2010. Autonomous platforms in the Arctic Observing Network. White Paper. (

Stone, M. M.. 2010. Long-Range Forecasting of Arctic Sea Ice. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California. Accession Number : ADA524685.PDF. (

Witze, A.. 2010. Melting at the microscale: Studying sea ice close-up may improve climate models. Science News. doi: 10.1002/scin.5591771321. (


Dickson, B. 2009. Securing the legacy of the IPY. Nature Geoscience 2: 374-376. doi:

Overland, James, et al. 2009. International Arctic Sea Ice Monitoring Program Continues Into Second Summer. EOS 90(37): 326. doi: 10.1029/2009EO370006 (

Perovich, D., et al. 2009. Sea Ice Cover. Arctic Report Card: Update for 2009


Hoag, H. 2008. Rapid ice retreat threatens Arctic interior. Nature Reports Climate Change. doi:

Richter-Menge, J., et al. 2008. Sea Ice Cover. Arctic Report Card 2008.

Stroeve, J., M. Serreze, S. Drobot, S. Gearheard, M. Holland, J. Maslanik, W. Meier, T. Scambos. 2008. Arctic Sea Ice Extent Plummets in 2007. EOS. doi: 10.1029/2008EO020001. (

Zhang, J., et al. 2008. Ensemble 1-Year predictions of Arctic sea ice for the spring and summer of 2008. Geophysical Research Letters 35(8). doi: