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SPRI Review 2012: Publications by Institute Staff

Publications by Institute Staff

Books

  • Brightman, M., Grotti, V.E. and Ulturgasheva, O., (Editors), 2012. Animism in Rainforest and Tundra: Personhood, Animals, Plants and Things in Contemporary Amazonia and Siberia. Berghahn, Oxford, 226 pp.
  • Dowdeswell, E.K., Dowdeswell, J.A. and Seddon, A., 2012. Scott of the Antarctic. Heinemann-Raintree (Young Explorers Series), 32 pp.
  • Lane, H.E., Boneham, N.A. and Smith, R.D., (Editors), 2012. The South Pole Journals of Henry Robertson Bowers. Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, 95 pp.
  • Lane, H.E., Boneham, N.A. and Smith, R.D., (Editors), 2012. The Last Letters: the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, 82 pp.
  • Lüdecke, C. and Summerhayes, C.P., 2012. The Third Reich in Antarctica - the Third German Antarctic Expedition 1938-39. Bluntisham Books and Erskine Press, 259 pp.
  • Ulturgasheva, O., 2012. Narrating the Future in Siberia: Childhood, Adolescence and Autobiography among the Eveny. Berghahn, Oxford, 210 pp.

Papers

  • Banwell, A.F., Arnold, N.S. Willis, I.C., Tedesco, M. and Ahlstrom, A.P., 2012. Modelling supraglacial water routing and lake filling on the Greenland Ice Sheet. Journal of Geophysical Research. v. 117, doi:10.1029/2012JF002393.
  • Banwell, A.F., Willis, I.C., Arnold, N.S., Messerli, A., Rye, C.J., Tedesco, M. and Ahlstrøm, A.P., 2012. Calibration and evaluation of a high resolution surface mass balance model for Paakitsoq, West Greenland. Journal of Glaciology, v. 58, p. 1047-1062.
  • Bartsch, A., Trofaier, A.M., Hayman, G., Sabel, D., Schlaffer, S., Clark, D. and Blyth, E., 2012. Detection of wetland dynamics with ENVISAT ASAR in support of methane modelling at high latitudes. Biogeosciences, v. 9, p. 703-714.
  • Bougamont, M. and Christoffersen, P., 2012. Hydrologic forcing of ice stream flow promotes rapid transport of sediment in basal ice. Geology, v. 40, p. 735-738.
  • Christoffersen, P., O’Leary, M., van Angelen, J.H. and van den Broeke, M., 2012. Partitioning effects from ocean and atmosphere on the calving stability of Kangerdlugssuaq Glacier, East Greenland. Annals of Glaciology, v. 53, p. 249-256.
  • Chown, S.L., Lee, J.E., Hughes, K.A., Barnes, J., Barrett, P.J., Bergstrom, D.M., Convey, P., Cowan, D.A., Crosbie, K., Dyer, G., Frenot, Y., Grant, S.M., Herr, D., Kennicutt, M.C. II, Lamers, M., Murray, A., Possingham, H.P., Reid, K., Riddle, M.J., Ryan, P.G., Sanson, L., Shaw, J.D., Sparrow, M.D., Summerhayes, C., Terauds, A. and Wall, D.H., 2012. Challenges to the future conservation of the Antarctic. Science, v. 337, p. 158-159.
  • Covington, M.D., Banwell, A.F., Gulley, J., Saar, M.O., Willis, I. and Wicks, C.M., 2012. Quantifying the effects of glacier conduit geometry and recharge on proglacial hydrograph form. Journal of Hydrology. v. 414, p. 59-71.
  • Cowan, E.A., Christoffersen, P. and Powell, R.D., 2012. Sedimentological signature of a deformable bed preserved beneath an ice stream in a late Pleistocene glacial sequence, Ross Sea, Antarctica. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 82, p. 270-282.
  • Donovan, A., Oppenheimer, C. and Bravo, M., 2012. Science at the policy interface: volcano-monitoring technologies and volcanic hazard management. Bulletin of Volcanology, v. 74, p. 1005-1022.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A. and Fugelli, E.M.G., 2012. The seismic architecture and geometry of grounding-zone wedges formed at the marine margins of past ice sheets. Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 124, p. 1750-1761.
  • Garcia, M., Dowdeswell, J.A., Ercilla, G. and Jakobsson, M., 2012. Recent glacially influenced sedimentary processes on the East Greenland continental slope and deep Greenland Basin. Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 49, p. 64-81.
  • Griggs, J.A., Bamber, J.L., Dowdeswell, J.A., Gogineni, S.P., Howat, I., Mouginot, J., Paden, J., Palmer, S. and Rignot, E., 2012. A new bed elevation dataset for Greenland. The Cryosphere Discussions, v. 6, p. 48294860.
  • Hofgaard, A., Tømmervik, H., Rees, W.G. and Hanssen, F., 2012. Latitudinal forest advance in northernmost Norway since the early 20th century. Journal of Biogeography, v. 40, p. 938-949.
  • Hogan, K.A., Dowdeswell, J.A., and Ó Cofaigh, C., 2012. Glacimarine sedimentary processes and depositional environments in an embayment fed by West Greenland ice streams. Marine Geology, v. 314, p. 1-16.
  • Jakobsson, M., Mayer, L., Coakley, B., Dowdeswell, J.A., Forbes, S, Fridman, B., Hodnesdal, H., Noormets, R., Pedersen, R., Rebesco, M., Schenke, H.-W., Zarayskaya, Y., Accettella, D., Armstrong, A., Anderson, R.S., Bienhoff, P., Camerlenghi, A., Church, I., Edwards, M., Gardner, J.V., Hall, J.K., Hell, B., Hestvik, O., Kristiffersen, Y., Marcussen, C., Mohammad, R., Mosher, D., Nghiem, S.V., Travaglini, P.G. and Weatherall., P., 2012. The International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO) Version 3.0. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 39, doi:10.1029/2012GL052219.
  • Jamieson, S.S.R., Vieli, A., Livingstone, S.J., Ó Cofaigh, C., Stokes, C., Hillenbrand, C.-D. and Dowdeswell, J.A., 2012. Ice stream grounding-line stability on a reverse bed slope. Nature Geoscience, v. 5, p. 799-802.
  • Kargel, J.S., Ahlstrøm, A.P., Alley, R.B., Bamber, J.L., Benham, T.J., Box, J.E., Chen, C., Christoffersen, P., Citterio, M., Cogley, J.G., Jiskoot, H., Leonard, G.J., Morin, P., Scambos, T., Sheldon, T., and Willis, I., 2012. Greenland’s shrinking ice cover: “fast times” but not that fast. The Cryosphere, v. 6, p. 533-537.
  • Leeson, A., Shepherd, A., Palmer, S., Sundal, A. and Fettweis, X., 2012. Simulating the growth of supra-glacial lakes at the western margin of the Greenland Ice Sheet. The Cryosphere Discussions, v. 6, p. 1077-1086.
  • Leete, A. and Vallikivi, L., 2011. Imitating enemies or friends: comparative notes on Christianity in the indigenous Russian Arctic during the early Soviet Period. Asian Ethnology, v. 70, p. 81-104.
  • Moholdt, G., Heid, T., Benham, T., and Dowdeswell, J.A., 2012. Dynamic instability of marine glacier basins of the Academy of Sciences Ice Cap, Russian High Arctic. Annals of Glaciology, v. 53, p. 193-201.
  • Rees, W.G., 2012. Automated spaceborne detection of degraded vegetation around Monchegrorsk, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Polar Record, v. 48, p. 107-112.
  • Rees, W.G., 2012. Assessment of ASTER global digital elevation model data for Arctic research. Polar Record, v. 48, p. 31-39
  • Rozeik, C., 2012. A maddening temptation: the Ricketts and Shannon collection of Greek and Roman antiquities. Journal of the History of Collections, v. 24, p. 369-378.
  • Rye, C.J., Willis, I.C., Arnold, N.S. and Kohler, J. 2012. On the need for automated multi-objective optimization and uncertainty estimation of glacier mass balance models. Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 117, doi:10.1029/2011JF002184
  • Schäfer, M., Zwinger, T., Christoffersen, P., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Laakso, K., Pettersson, R., Pohjola, V.A., Strozzi, T. and Moore, J.C., 2012. Sensitivity of basal conditions in an inverse model: Vestfonna Ice-Cap, Nordaustlandet, Svalbard. The Cryosphere, v. 6, p. 771-783.
  • Schofield, O., Meredith, M., Newman, L., Sparrow, M.D. and Urban, E., 2012. Implementing a Southern Ocean Observing System. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, v. 93, p. 241-243.
  • Shipigina, E. and Rees, W.G., 2012. Analysis of human impact on boreal vegetation around Monchegorsk, Kola Peninsula, using automated remote sensing technique. Polar Record, v. 48, p. 94-106.
  • Tedesco, M., Lüthje, M., Steffen, K., Steiner, N., Fettweis, X., Willis, I., Bayou, N. and Banwell, A., 2012. Measurement and modeling of ablation of the bottom of supraglacial lakes in western Greenland. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 39, L02502. doi:10.1029/2011GL049882.
  • Tedstone, A.J. and Arnold, N.S., 2012. Automated remote sensing of sediment plumes for identification of runoff from the Greenland Ice Sheet. Journal of Glaciology, v. 58, p. 699-712.
  • Vallikivi, L., 2011. What does matter? Idols and icons in the Nenets tundra. Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics, v. 5, p. 75-95.
  • Weeks, S., 2012. Polar Science is Cool! Primary Science, v. 125, p. 27-29.
  • Willis, I.C., Fitzsimmons, C., Melvold, K., Andreassen, L.M. and Giesen, R.H., 2012. Structure, morphology and water flux of a subglacial drainage system, Midtdalsbreen, Norway. Hydrological Processes, v. 26, p. 3810-3829.
  • Wright, A.P., Young, D.A., Roberts, J.L., Schroeder, D.M., Bamber, J.L., Dowdeswell, J.A., Young, N., LeBrocq, A.M., Warner, R.C., Payne, A.J., Blankenship, D.D., van Ommen, T. and Siegert, M.J., 2012. Evidence of a hydrological connection between the ice divide and ice sheet margin in the Aurora Subglacial Basin, East Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 117, F01033, doi:10.1029/2011JF002066.

Chapters in Books and Other Contributions

  • Aplin, P., Boyd, D.S., Danson, F.M., Donoghue, D.N.M., Ferrier, G., Galiatsatos, N., Marsh, A., Pope, A., Ramirez, F.A. and Tate, N.J., 2012. The Earth Observation Technology Cluster. International Arch. Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Spatial Information Science, XXXIX-B6, p. 31-36, doi:10.5194/isprsarchives-XXXIX-B6-31-2012.
  • Bravo, M.T. and Aporta, C., 2012. Cartographic gestures. In Tyszcuk, T., Smith, J., Clark, N. and Butcher, M., (Eds.), Atlas: Geography, Architecture, and Change in an Interdependent World. Black Dog Press, p. 142-145
  • Brightman, M., Grotti, V.E. and Ulturgasheva, O., 2012. Animism and invisible worlds: The place of non-humans in indigenous ontologies. In Brightman, M, Grotti, V.E. and Ulturgasheva, O., (Eds), Animism in Rainforest and Tundra: Personhood in Contemporary Amazonia and Siberia, p. 1-50.
  • Flora, J., 2012. ‘I don’t know why he did it. It happened by itself’: causality and suicide in Northwest Greenland. In High, C., Kelly A. and Mair, J., (Eds.), The Anthropology of Ignorance: an Ethnographic Approach. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 137-161.
  • Goodwin, R., Tahirkheli, S., Lane, H.E, Duerr, R., Wallace, A., Dheerendra, P.T. and Krupnik, I., 2012. The IPY Publications Database: slow progress. In Sommer, S. and Windnagel, A., (Eds.), Cold regions: pivot points, focal points: Proceedings of the 24th Polar Libraries Colloquy, June 11–14, 2012, Boulder, Colorado, p.122-134.
  • Lane, H.E, 2012. Models for the EU Arctic Information Centre: engaging the Polar Libraries Colloquy. In Sommer, S. and Windnagel, A., (Eds.), Cold regions: pivot points, focal points: Proceedings of the 24th Polar Libraries Colloquy, June 11–14, 2012, Boulder, Colorado, p.163-173.
  • McCorristine, S. and Mocellin. J.P., 2012. The ‘Bolton Clairvoyante’ and Arctic exploration. Wellcome History, v. 49, p.18-20.
  • McCorristine, S., 2012. Seeking environmental knowledge from an Arctic shaman. Arcadia: Online Explorations in Environmental History.
  • McCorristine, S., 2012. Sounds in the sky: listening for the Aurora Borealis at Fort Chipewyan. Arcadia: Online Explorations in Environmental History.
  • Mugford, R.I., Christoffersen, P. and Dowdeswell, J.A., 2012. Evaluation of the ERA-Interim reanalysis for modelling permafrost on the North Slope of Alaska. Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Permafrost, Salekhard, v. 1, p. 271-276.
  • Ottesen, D., Dowdeswell, J.A., Rise, L. and Bugge, T., 2012. Large-scale development of the mid-Norwegian shelf over the last three million years and potential for hydrocarbon reservoirs in glacial sediments. In Huuse, M., Le Heron, D.P., Moscariello, and Craig, J., (Eds.), Glacigenic Reservoirs and Hydrocarbon Systems, Geological Society, London, Special Publication, v. 368, p. 53-73.
  • Rintoul, S., Sparrow, M., Meredith, M., Wadley, V., Speer, K., Hofmann, E., Summerhayes, C., Urban, E. and Bellerby, R., 2012. The Southern Ocean Observing System: Initial Science and Implementation Strategy. SCAR, Cambridge, 74 pp.
  • Trofaier, A.M., Rees, W.G., Bartsch, A., Sabel, D. and Schlaffer, S., 2012. Feasibility study of using active microwave data for examination of thaw lake drainage patterns over the Yamal Peninsula. Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Permafrost, Salekhard, v. 1, p. 413-418.
  • Vitebsky, P., 2012. Wild Tungus and the spirits of places, Ab Imperio: studies of new imperial history and nationalism in the post-Soviet space, 2/2012, p. 429-448.
  • Vitebsky, P., 2012. Repeated returns and special friends: from mythic encounter to shared history. In Howell, S. and Talle, A., (Eds), Returns to the field: multitemporal research and contemporary anthropology. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, p. 180-202.
  • Willerslev, R. and Ulturgasheva, O., 2012. Revisiting the animism versus totemism debate: fabricating persons among Eveny and Chukchi of Northeastern Siberia. In Brightman, M, Grotti, V.E. and Ulturgasheva, O., (Eds), Animism in Rainforest and Tundra: Personhood in Contemporary Amazonia and Siberia, p. 84-119.

Doctoral and Masters Theses

  • Baker, N.P.M., Ph.D., The influence of subglacial hydrology on the flow of West Antarctic ice streams
  • Banwell, A.F., Ph.D., Modelling the hydrology of the Greenland Ice Sheet
  • Donovan, A.R., Ph.D., Public engagement with developing science: new technologies and hazard management at persistently active volcanoes
  • Eucker, W., Ph.D., A geospatial analysis of Arctic marine traffic
  • Fraser, C., M.Phil., Characterising sikussak and other forms of ice mélange in Greenland fjords
  • Fuhrmann, J., M.Phil., Multi-resolution analysis of runoff from the Paakitsok region of West Greenland: a study of temporal variability and its causes
  • Mayaud, J., M.Phil., Modelling the subglacial hydrology of the Greenland Ice Sheet
  • McCallum, A.B., Ph.D., Cone penetration testing in polar snow
  • McMillan, J., M.Phil., A study of variability and change in circum-Arctic snow water equivalent
  • O’Leary, M.E.W., Ph.D., Stability of West Antarctic ice shelves
  • Pearson, J., M.Phil., People and resources: indigenous populations and the Russian oil and gas industry
  • Todd, J., M.Phil., Calving stability of Rink Isbræ: flowline modelling investigation using Elmer finite element model
  • Vallikivi, L., Ph.D., Words and silence: Nenets reindeer herders’ conversion to evangelical Christianity