A new PhD opportunity is available, allied to the GlobalMass project, with the aim of producing a consistent, rigorous sea level record for the 20th and first two decades of the 21st century from a combination of tide gauge data, … Continue reading
Last week Stephen Chuter gave a talk at the 2017 West Antarctica Ice Sheet (WAIS) workshop in Seattle, USA. His presentation (‘Mass budget reassessment of the Abbot and Getz sectors of West Antarctica‘) described how estimates … Continue reading
We have been working on some diverse aspects of the project over the summer.
(1) Understanding optimum mesh size
Our early experiments suggested that the mesh size used for the global grid can introduce artefacts or errors into the results, … Continue reading
The GlobalMass project presented two posters at the Regional Sea Level Changes and Coastal Impacts conference, held last week in New York.
GlobalMass team member Maike Schumacher is co-author on two new papers published in Advances in Water Resources.
In the first, (‘Assessing sequential data assimilation techniques for integrating ‘) the authors use terrestrial water … data into a hydrological modelContinue reading
A plain language summary is now available of the recent paper in Science Advances (‘Decreasing cloud cover drives the recent mass loss on the Greenland Ice Sheet‘) by GlobalMass team members Stefan Hofer, Jonathan Bamber and others.
A … Continue reading