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Publications by Institute Staff

Publications by Institute Staff


  • Brandt, O., Hawley, R.L., Kohler, J., Hagen, J.O., Morris, E.M., Dunse, T., Scott, J.B.T. and Eiken, T., 2008. Comparison of airborne radar altimeter and ground-based Ku-band radar measurements on the ice cap Austfonna, Svalbard. The Cryosphere, v. 2, p. 777-810.
  • Christoffersen, P., Tulaczyk, S., Wattrus, N., Peterson, J., Quintana-Krupinski, N., Clark, C. and Sjunneskog, C., 2008. Large subglacial lake beneath the Laurentide Ice Sheet inferred from sedimentary sequences. Geology, v. 36, p. 563-568.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A., Ottesen, D., Evans, J., Ó Cofaigh, C. and Anderson, J.B., 2008. Submarine glacial landforms and rates of icestream collapse. Geology, v. 36, p. 819-822.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A., Ó Cofaigh, C., Noormets, R., Larter, R.D., Hillenbrand, C.-D., Benetti, S., Evans, J. and Pudsey, C.J., 2008. A major trough-mouth fan on the continental margin of the Bellingshausen Sea, West Antarctica: Belgica Fan. Marine Geology, v. 252, p. 129-140.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A., Benham, T.J., Strozzi, T. and Hagen, J.O., 2008. Iceberg calving flux and mass balance of the Austfonna ice cap on Nordaustlandet, Svalbard. Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 113, F03022, doi:10.1029/2007JF000905.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A., Evans, J., Mugford, R., Griffiths, G., McPhail, S., Millard, N., Stevenson, P., Brandon, M.A., Banks, C., Heywood, K.J., Price, M.R., Dodd, P.A., Jenkins, A., Nicholls, K.W., Hayes, D., Abrahamsen, E.P., Tyler, P., Bett, B., Jones, D., Wadhams, P., Wilkinson, J.P., Stansfield, K. and Ackley, S., 2008. Autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and investigations of the ice-ocean interface in Antarctic and Arctic waters. Journal of Glaciology, v. 54, p. 661-672.
  • Fox, A.M., Willis, I.C. and Arnold, N.S., 2008. Modification and testing of a one-dimensional energy and mass balance model for supraglacial snow packs. Hydrological Processes, v. 22, p. 3194-3209
  • Hawley, R.L., Brandt, O., Morris, E.M., Kohler, J., Shepherd, A.P. and Wingham, D.J., 2008. Techniques for measuring high-resolution firn density profiles: a case study from Kongsvegen, Svalbard. Journal of Glaciology, v. 54, p. 463-468.
  • Hawley, R.L., Morris, E.M. and McConnell, J., 2008. Rapid techniques for determining annual accumulation applied at Summit Station, Greenland. Journal of Glaciology, v. 54, p. 839-845.
  • Metz, J., Dowdeswell, J.A. and Woodworth-Lynas, C.M.T., 2008. Sea-floor scouring at the mouth of Hudson Strait by deep-keeled icebergs from the Laurentide Ice Sheet. Marine Geology, v. 253, p. 149-159.
  • Morris, E.M., 2008. A theoretical analysis of the neutron scattering method of measuring snow and ice density. Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 113, F03019, doi:10.1029/2007JF000962.
  • Ó Cofaigh, C., Dowdeswell, J.A., Evans, J. and Larter, R.D., 2008. Geological constraints on Antarctic palaeo-ice stream retreat rates. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, v. 33, p. 513-525.
  • Ottesen, D., Dowdeswell, J.A., Benn, D.I., Kristensen, L., Christiansen, H.H., Christensen, O., Hansen, L., Lebesbye, E., Forwick, M., Vorren, T.O., 2008. Submarine landforms characteristic of glacier surges in two Spitsbergen fjords. Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 27, p. 1583-1599.
  • Paci, C., Hodgkins, A., Katz, S., Braden, J., Bravo, M.T., et al., 2008. Northern science and research: postsecondary perspectives in the Northwest Territories. The Journal of Northern Studies, v. 1, p. 23-52.
  • Rees, W.G., Stammler, F.M., Danks, F.S. and Vitebsky, P., 2008. Vulnerability of European reindeer husbandry to global change. Climatic Change, v. 87, p.199-217.
  • Rees, W.G., 2008. Comparing the spatial content of thematic maps. International Journal of Remote Sensing, v. 29, p. 3833-3844.
  • Sawchuk, C.M., 2008. An Arctic Republic of Letters in early twentieth-century Canada. Nordlit, v. 23, p. 273-292.
  • Stammler, F. and Peskov, V., 2008. Building a 'Culture of dialogue' among stakeholders in North-West Russian oil extraction. Europe-Asia Studies, v. 60, p. 831-849.
  • Summerhayes, C.P., Dickson, B., Meredith, M. and Dexter, P., 2007. Observing the polar oceans during the International Polar Year and beyond. WMO Bulletin, v. 56, p. 71-284
  • Summerhayes, C.P., 2008. International collaboration in Antarctica: the International Polar Years, the International Geophysical Year, and the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research. Polar Record, v. 44, p. 321-334.
  • Tripati, A.K., Eagle, R.A., Morton, A., Dowdeswell, J.A., Atkinson, K.L., Bahé, Y., Dawber, C.F., Khadun, E., Shaw, R.M.L., Shorttle, O. and Thanabalasundaram, L., 2008. Evidence for glaciation in the Northern Hemisphere back to 44 Ma from ice-rafted debris in the Greenland Sea. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 265, p. 112-122.
  • Vitebsky, P., 2008. Loving and forgetting: moments of inarticulacy in Tribal India. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, v. 14, p. 243-61
  • Williamson, S.N., Sharp, M.J., Dowdeswell, J.A. and Benham, T.J., 2008. Iceberg calving rates from northern Ellesmere Island ice caps, Canadian Arctic, 1999-2003. Journal of Glaciology, v. 54, p. 391-400.
  • Zöckler, C., Miles, L., Fish, L., Wolf, A., Rees, G. and Danks, F., 2008. Potential impact of climate change and reindeer density on tundra indicator species in the Barents Sea Region. Climatic Change, v. 87, p. 119-130.

Chapters in Books and Other Contributions

  • Bravo, M.T., with the International Expert Panel on Science Priorities for the Canadian Arctic Research Initiative, 2008. Vision for the Canadian Arctic Research Initiative: Assessing the Opportunities. Council of Canadian Academies, Ottawa. November 2008. 36 pp.
  • Bravo, M.T., 2008. Sea ice mapping: ontology, mechanics, and human rights at the ice floe edge. In Cosgrove, D. and della Dora, V., (Eds.), High Places: Cultural Geographies of Mountains and Ice, p.161-176. London, IB Tauris.
  • Demuth, M.N., Marshall, H.-P. and Morris, E.M., 2008. High-resolution near-surface snow stratigraphy inferred from groundbased 8-18 GHz FMCW radar measurements: Devon Ice Cap, Nunavut, Canada 2005-06, CryoSat Validation Experiment. 64th Eastern Snow Conference Proceedings, May 2008, St. John's, Newfoundland, 9 pp.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A., Noormets, R., Evans, J., Griffiths, G., Larter, R. and Ó Cofaigh, C., 2008. A comparison of swath-bathymetric imagery from high-latitude glacier-influenced fjords derived from AUV, ROV and shipboard systems. In Collins, K. and Griffiths, G., (Eds.), Autonomous Underwater Vehicles in Extreme Environments, p. 47-54.
  • Ferrigno, J.G., Cook, A.J., Mathie, A.M., Williams, R.S. Jr., Swithinbank, C., Foley, K.M., Fox, A.J., Thomson, J.W. and Sievers, J., 2008. Coastal-change and glaciological map of the Larsen Ice Shelf area, Antarctica: 1940-2005. U.S. Geological Survey, Geologic Investigations Series, Map I-2600-B.
  • Gilbert, M. and Lane, H., 2008. Forty-five numbers for snow: a brief introduction to the UDC for Polar libraries. Extensions and Corrections to the UDC, v. 30, p. 23-25
  • Hofgaard, A. and Rees, G., (Eds), 2008. PPS Arctic Manual: Common protocols for field measurements and handling of collected material.
  • Sawchuk, C.M., 2008. Review of Arctic Hell-Ship: The voyage of the HMS Enterprise 1850-1855 by William Barr. Arctic, v. 61, p. 105-106.

Student Masters and Doctoral Theses

  • Carrs, R.J., M. Phil. The role of atmospheric and oceanic forcing in Greenland outlet glacier behaviour
  • Graham, A.R., M. Phil. The Moose River Flood event sequence and the 8,200 BP Cold-Event
  • Long, S., M. Phil. Subglacial meltwater drainage at Paakitsoq West Greenland: insights from a distributed, physically based numerical model
  • Stiastny, N.V., M. Phil. Images of the Indigenous in modern media: to what extent is the cross-cultural expansion of the media altering the way arctic indigenous societies are protrayed in western society Ash, J.A., Ph.D., Assessment of environmental risk in the Arctic
  • Mugford, R., Ph.D., Numerical modelling of sediment delivery from tidewater glaciers to the marine environment
  • Ulturgasheva, O., Ph.D., Young people's vision of their own future among the Even of Eastern Siberia