Recent publications are listed below.  You can find older publications in the publications archive.


Adriano Lemos, Andrew Shepherd, Malcolm McMillan, Anna E. Hogg, Emma Hatton, and Ian Joughin (2018) Ice velocity of Jakobshavn Isbræ, Petermann Glacier, Nioghalvfjerdsfjorden, and Zachariæ Isstrøm, 2015–2017, from Sentinel 1-a/b SAR imagery, The Cryosphere,

Berdahl, M., Rennermalm, A., Hammann, A.,  Miodusweski, J., Hameed, S., Tedesco, M., Stroeve, J., Mote, T., Koyama, T., McConnell, J.R. (2018) Southeast greenland winter precipitation strongly linked to the Icelandic Low position, Journal of Climate, 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0622.1 

Davies, D., Bingham, R.G., King, E.C., Smith, AM., Brisbourne, AM., Spagnolo, M., Graham, AGC., Hogg, A.E., Vaughan, D.G. (2018) How dynamic are ice-stream beds? Cryosphere, 10.5194/tc-12-1615-2018

Foresta, L., Gourmelen, N., Weissgerber, F., Nienow, P., Williams, J.J., Shepherd, A., Drinkwater, M.R., Plummer, S. (2018) Heterogeneous and rapid ice loss over the Patagonian Ice Fields revealed by CryoSat-2 swath radar altimetry, Remote Sensing of Environment,

Konrad, H., Shepherd, A., Gilbert, L., Hogg, A.E.a,  McMillan, M.a, , Muir, A., Slater, T.(2018) Net retreat of Antarctic glacier grounding lines, Nature Geoscience, DOI: 10.1038/s41561-018-0082-z 

Buzzard, S.C., Feltham, D.L., Flocco, D. (2018) A Mathematical Model of Melt Lake Development on an Ice Shelf, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems,

Jeff K. Ridley, Edward W. Blockley, Ann B. Keen, Jamie G. L. Rae, Alex E. West, and David Schroeder (2018) The sea ice model component of HadGEM3-GC3.1, Geoscientific Model Development,


Thomas Slater, Andrew Shepherd, Malcolm McMillan, Alan Muir, Lin Gilbert, Anna E. Hogg, Hannes Konrad, and Tommaso Parrinello (2017) A new Digital Elevation Model of Antarctica derived from CryoSat-2 altimetry, The Cryosphere,

Henriette Skourup, Sinéad L. Farrell, Stefan Hendricks, Robert Ricker, Thomas W.K.Armitage, Andy Ridout, Ole Baltazar Andersen, Christian Haas, Steven Baker (2017) An Assessment of State-of-the-Art Mean Sea Surface and Geoid Models of the Arctic Ocean: Implications for Sea Ice Freeboard Retrieval, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, DOI:10.1002/2017JC013176

Gourmelen, N, Escorihuela, M.J., Shepherd, A., Foresta, L.,Muir, A.,Garcia-Mondejar, A.,Roca, M.,Baker, S.G.,Drinkwater, M.R. (2017) CryoSat-2 swath interferometric altimetry for mapping ice elevation and elevation change, Advances in Space Research,

Otosaka, I., Belmonte Rivas, M., Stoffelen, A. (2017) Bayesian Sea Ice Detection With the ERS Scatterometer and Sea Ice Backscatter Model at C-Band, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing,

Duncan J. Wingham, Katharine A. Giles, Natalia Galin, Robert Cullen, Thomas W. K. Armitage , and Walter H. F. Smith (2017) A Semianalytical Model of the Synthetic Aperture, Interferometric Radar Altimeter Mean Echo, and Echo Cross-Product and Its Statistical Fluctuations, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2017.2756854

Paul, F, Bolch, T, Briggs, K, Kaab, A, McMillan, M, McNabb, R, Nagler, T, Nuth, C, Rastner, P, Strozzi, T, Wuite, J (2017) Error sources and guidelines for quality assessment of glacier area, elevation change, and velocity products derived from satellite data in the Glaciers_cci project,  Remote Sensing of Environment,

McMillan, MJ, Shepherd, A, Muir, A, Gaudelli, J, Hogg, A, Cullen, R (2017) Assessment of CryoSat-2 interferometric and non-interferometric SAR altimetry over ice sheets, Advances in Space Research,

Anna E. Hogg & G. Hilmar Gudmundsson (2017) Commentary – Impacts of the Larsen-C Ice Shelf calving event (2017) Nature Climate Change, doi:10.1038/nclimate3359

Gourmelen, N, Goldberg, DN, Snow, K, Henley, SF, Bingham, RG, Kimura, S, Hogg, AE, Shepherd, A, Mouginot, J, Lenaerts, JTM, Ligtenberg, SRM, van de Berg, WJ (2017) Channelized Melting Drives Thinning Under a Rapidly Melting Antarctic Ice Shelf, Geophysical Research Letters,

Jan T. M. Lenaerts, Stefan R. M. Ligtenberg, Brooke Medley, Willem Jan Van de Berg, Hannes Konrad, Julien P. Nicolas, J. Melchior Van Wessem, Luke D. Trusel, Robert Mulvaney, Rebecca J. Tuckwell, Anna E. Hogg, Elizabeth R. Thomas (2017) Annals of Glaciology,

Rachel L. Tilling, Andy Ridout, Andrew Shepherd (2017) Estimating Arctic sea ice thickness and volume using CryoSat-2 radar altimeter data, Advances in Space Research,

Stroeve, J.C., Mioduszewski, J.R., Rennermalm, A., Boisvert, L.N., Tedesco, M., Robinson, D. (2017) Investigating the local-scale influence of sea ice on Greenland surface melt, Cryosphere, DOI: 10.5194/tc-11-2363-2017

Shepherd, A., Nowicki, S. (2017) Improvements in ice-sheet sea-level projections, Nature Climate Change, Doi:10.1038/nclimate3400

Leeson, A.A., Van Wessem, J.M., Ligtenberg, S.R.M., Shepherd, A., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Killick, R., Skvarca, P., Marinsek, S., Colwell, S. (2017) Regional climate of the Larsen B embayment 1980-2014, Journal of Glaciology,

Armitage, T.W.K., Bacon, S., Ridout, A.L., Petty, A.A., Wolbach, S., Tsamados, M.(2017) Arctic Ocean surface geostrophic circulation 2003-2014, The Cryosphere ,DOI: 10.5194/tc-11-1767-2017

Petty, A.A., Tsamados, M.C., Kurtz, N.T. (2017) Atmospheric form drag coefficients over Arctic sea ice using remotely sensed ice topography data, spring 2009-2015, Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface,

DOI: 10.1002/2017JF004209

Hogg, A.E., Gudmundsson, G.H. (2017) Commentary: Impacts of the Larsen-C Ice Shelf calving event, Nature Climate Change,DOI:10.1038/nclimate3359

Williams, C.N., Cornford, S.L., Jordan, T.M., Dowdeswell, J.A., Siegert, M.J., Clark, C.D., Swift, D.A., Sole, A., Fenty, I., Bamber, J.L. Generating synthetic fjord bathymetry for coastal Greenland, The Cryosphere,, 2017

Horvat, C, Jones, D.R, Iams, S, Schroeder, D, Flocco, D and Feltham, D. (2017) The frequency and extent of sub-ice phytoplankton blooms in the Arctic Ocean, DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1601191

Hogg, A., Shepherd, A., Gilbert, L., Muir, A., Drinkwater, M. (2017) Mapping Ice Sheet Grounding Lines With CryoSat-2, Advances in Space Research, Accepted.

Petty A, Schröder D, Stroeve J, Markus T, Miller J, Kurtz N..Flocco D (2017) Skillful spring forecasts of September Arctic sea ice extent using passive microwave sea ice observations, Earths Future, DOI: 10.1002/2016EF000495

Smedsrud, L. H., Halvorsen, M. H., Stroeve, J. C., Zhang, R., and Kloster, K.(2017) Fram Strait sea ice export variability and September Arctic sea ice extent over the last 80 years, The Cryosphere, 11, 65-79, DOI:10.5194/tc-11-65-2017

Sansiviero M., Morales Maqueda M.Á., Fusco G., Aulicino G., Flocco D., Budillon G.(2017)., Modelling sea ice formation in the Terra Nova Bay polynya., DOI:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2016.06.013


Sammonds, P.R., Hatton, D.C., Feltham, D.L.(2016) Micromechanics of sea ice frictional slip from test basin scale experiments, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2015.0354 

Tilling R.L., Ridout A., Shepherd A. (2016)., Near-real-time Arctic sea ice thickness and volume from CryoSat-2., Cryosphere.,DOI:10.5194/tc-10-2003-2016

Tedesco M., Mote T., Fettweis X., Hanna E., Jeyaratnam J., Booth J.F., Datta R., Briggs K. (2016)., Arctic cut-off high drives the poleward shift of a new Greenland melting record., Nature Communications., DOI:10.1038/ncomms11723

Sun S., Cornford S.L., Gwyther D.E., Gladstone R.M., Galton-Fenzi B.K., Zhao L., Moore J.C. (2016)., Impact of ocean forcing on the Aurora Basin in the 21st and 22nd centuries., Annals of Glaciology., DOI:

Stroeve, J. C., S. Jenouvrier, G. G. Campbell, C. Barbraud, and K. Delord. 2016. Mapping and assessing variability in the Antarctic marginal ice zone, pack ice and coastal polynyas in two sea ice algorithms with implications on breeding success of snow petrels. The Cryosphere 10(4): 1823-1843. doi:10.5194/tc-10-1823-2016.

Stroeve, J. C., A. D. Crawford, and S. Stammerjohn. 2016. Using timing of ice retreat to predict timing of fall freeze-up in the Arctic. Geophysical Research Letters 43(12): 6,332-6,340. doi:10.1002/2016GL069314.

Runge, M, J.C. Stroeve, A.P. Barrett, E. McDonald-Madden (2016); Detecting failure of climate predictions; Nature Climate Change; DOI:10.1038/nclimate3041 

Petty, A. A., Tsamados, M. C., Kurtz, N. T., Farrell, S. L., Newman, T., Harbeck, J. P.,Feltham, D. L., Richter-Menge, J. A. (2016) Characterizing Arctic sea ice topography using high-resolution IceBridge data. The Cryosphere, 10 (3). pp. 1161-1179. DOI: 10.5194/tc-10-1161-2016

Notz, D., Jahn, A., Holland, M., Hunke, E., Massonnet, F., Stroeve, J., Tremblay, B., and Vancoppenolle, M.: The CMIP6 Sea-Ice Model Intercomparison Project (SIMIP): understanding sea ice through climate-model simulations, Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 3427-3446, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-3427-2016, 2016

Nowicki S, Payne T, Larour E, et al. “Ice Sheet Model Intercomparison Project (ISMIP6) contribution to CMIP6.” Geoscientific Model Development. 2016;9:4521-4545. DOI: 10.5194/gmd-9-4521-2016

Mortin, J., G. Svensson, R. G. Graversen, M.-L. Kapsch, J. C. Stroeve, and L. N. Boisvert (2016), Melt onset over Arctic sea ice controlled by atmospheric moisture transport, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 66366642, DOI:10.1002/2016GL069330.

McMillan, M., et al. (2016), A high-resolution record of Greenland mass balance, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 70027010, DOI:10.1002/2016GL069666.

Konrad, H., Gilbert, L., Cornford, S., Payne, A., Hogg, A., Muir, A., Shepherd, A. (2016) Uneven onset and pace of ice-dynamical imbalance in the Amundsen Sea Embayment; Geophysical Research Letters; DOI: 10.1002/2016GL070733

Ignéczi Á., Sole A.J., Livingstone S.J., Leeson A.A., Fettweis X., Selmes N., Gourmelen N., Briggs K.(2016) Northeast sector of the Greenland Ice Sheet to undergo the greatest inland expansion of supraglacial lakes during the 21st century; Geophysical Research Letters; DOI: 10.1002/2016GL070338

Hogg A.E., Shepherd A., Gourmelen N., Engdahl M.(2016) Grounding line migration from 1992 to 2011 on Petermann Glacier, North-West Greenland; Journal of Glaciology; DOI:

Foresta, L., Gourmelen, N., Pálsson, F., Nienow, P., Björnsson, H., Shepherd A.(2016) Surface elevation change and mass balance of Icelandic ice caps derived from swath mode CryoSat-2 altimetry; Geophysical Research Letters, DOI: 10.1002/2016GL071485

Cornford S.L., Martin D.F., Lee V., Payne A.J., Ng E.G.(2016) Adaptive mesh refinement versus subgrid friction interpolation in simulations of Antarctic ice dynamics; Annals of Glaciology

Bensassi, S., Stroeve, J.C., Martínez-Zarzoso, I., Barrett, A.P.(2016) Melting ice, growing trade? Elementa DOI:

Armitage T.W.K., Bacon S., Ridout A.L., Thomas S.F., Aksenov Y., Wingham D.J., (2016) Arctic sea surface height variability and change from satellite radar altimetry and GRACE, 2003–2014. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans DOI:10.1002/2015JC011579

Asay-Davis, X.S., Cornford, S.L., Durand, G., Galton-Fenzi, B.K., Gladstone, R.M., Hilmar Gudmundsson, G., Hattermann, T., Holland, D.M., Holland, D., Holland, P.R., Martin, D.F., Mathiot, P., Pattyn, F., Seroussi, H., (2016) Experimental design for three interrelated marine ice sheet and ocean model intercomparison projects: MISMIP v. 3 (MISMIP +), ISOMIP v. 2 (ISOMIP +) and MISOMIP v. 1 (MISOMIP1). Geoscientific Model Development DOI:10.5194/gmd-9-2471-2016

Langley, E.S., Leeson, A.A., Stokes, C.R., Jamieson, S.S.R (2016) Seasonal evolution of supraglacial lakes on an East Antarctic outlet glacier. Geophysical Research Letters DOI:10.1002/2016GL069511

Nias, I.J., Cornford, S.L., Payne, A.J., (2016) Contrasting the modelled sensitivity of the Amundsen Sea Embayment ice streams. Journal of Glaciology DOI:10.1017/jog.2016.40

Briggs, K., (2016)  Charting ice sheet contributions to global sea level rise. EoS DOI:10.1029/2016EO055719

Mioduszewski, J.R., Rennermalm, A.K., Hammann, A., Tedesco, M., Noble, E.U., Stroeve, J.C., Mote, T.L. (2016) Atmospheric drivers of Greenland surface melt revealed by self-organizing maps. JGR: Atmospheres DOI:10.1002/2015JD024550 

Martin, T., Tsamados, M., Schroeder, D., Feltham, D.L. (2016) The impact of variable sea ice roughness on changes in Arctic Ocean surface stress: A model study. JGR: Oceans DOI:10.1002/2015JC011186

Schroeder, D., (2016) Arctic Sea Ice. In: Letcher, T.M (ed.) Climate Change: observed Impacts on Planet Earth pp.37-48

Li, Y., Ji, R., Jenouvrier, S., Jin, M., Stroeve, J., (2016) Synchronicity between ice retreat and phytoplankton bloom in circum-Antarctic polynyas. Geophysical Research Letters DOI:10.1002/2016GL067937


Palmer, S., Mcmillan, M., Morlighem, M. (2015) Subglacial lake drainage detected beneath the Greenland ice sheet. Nature Communications DOI: 10.1038/ncomms9408

Wilchinsky, A.V., Heorton, H.D.B.S., Feltham, D.L., Holland, P.R. (2015) Study of the impact of ice formation in leads upon the sea ice pack mass balance using a new frazil and grease ice parameterization. Journal of Physical Oceanography DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-14-0184.1

Wolstencroft, M., King, M.A., Whitehouse, P.L., Bentley, M.J., Nield, G.A., King, E.C., McMillan, M., Shepherd, A., Barletta, V., Bordoni, A., Riva, R.E.M., Didova, O., Gunter, B.C. (2015) Uplift rates from a new high-density GPS network in Palmer Land indicate significant late Holocene ice loss in the southwestern Weddell Sea. Geophysical Journal International DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggv327

Tsamados, M., Feltham, D., Petty, A., Schroeder, D., Flocco, D. (2015) Processes controlling surface, bottom and lateral melt of Arctic sea ice in a state of the art sea icemodel. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2014.0167

Cornford, S.L., Martin, D.F., Payne, A.J., Ng, E.G., Le Brocq, A.M., Gladstone, R.M., Edwards, T.L., Shannon, S.R., Agosta, C., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Hellmer, H.H., Krinner, G., Ligtenberg, S.R.M., Timmermann, R., Vaughan, D.G. (2015) Century-scale simulations of the response of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to a warming climate. Cryosphere DOI: 10.5194/tc-9-1579-2015

Armitage, T.W.K., Ridout, A.L. (2015) Arctic sea ice freeboard from AltiKa and comparison with CryoSat-2 and Operation IceBridge. Geophysical Research Letters DOI: 10.1002/2015GL064823

Tilling, R.L., Ridout, A., Shepherd, A., Wingham, D.J. (2015) Increased Arctic sea ice volume after anomalously low melting in 2013. Nature Geoscience DOI: 10.1038/ngeo2489

Morris, E.M., Wingham, D.J. (2015) Uncertainty in mass-balance trends derived from altimetry: A case study along the EGIG line, central Greenland. Journal of Glaciology doi: 10.3189/2015JoG14J123

Feltham, D. (2015) Arctic sea ice reduction: The evidence, models and impacts. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences doi: 10.1098/rsta.2014.0171

Serreze, M.C., Stroeve, J. (2015) Arctic sea ice trends, variability and implications for seasonal ice forecasting. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences doi: 10.1098/rsta.2014.0159

Boisvert, L.N., Stroeve, J.C. (2015) The Arctic is becoming warmer and wetter as revealed by the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder. Geophysical Research Letters doi: 10.1002/2015GL063775

Bulczak, A.I., Bacon, S., Naveira Garabato, A.C., Ridout, A., Sonnewald, M.J.P., Laxon, S.W. (2015) Seasonal variability of sea surface height in the coastal waters and deep basins of the Nordic Seas. Geophysical Research Letters doi:10.1002/2014GL061796

Flocco, D., Feltham, D.L., Bailey, E., Schroeder, D. The refreezing of melt ponds on Arctic sea ice  (2015) Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans doi:10.1002/2014JC010140

Gomez, N., Gregoire, L., Mitrovica, J.X., Payne, A.J. Laurentide-Cordilleran Ice Sheet saddle collapse as a contribution to meltwater pulse 1A (2015) Geophysical Research Letters doi:10.1002/2015GL063960