Publications related to ELMER


Schäfer, M., M. Möller, T. Zwinger and John Moore, Dynamic modelling of future glacier changes: mass balance-elevation feedback in futu projections of Vestfonna ice cap, Nordaustlandet/Svalbard, submitted to Journal of Glaciology


Åström, J.A., D. Vallot, M. Schäfer M., E. Z. Welty, S. O'Neel, T.C. Bartholomaus, Y. Liu, T.I. Riikilä, J. Timonen, T. Zwinger and J. C. Moore (2014), Termini of calving glaciers as self-organised critical systems, Nature Geoscience, available online at

Schäfer M., Gillet-Chaulet F., Gladstone R., Pohjola V. A., Strozzi T., Zwinger T. (2014), Assessment of heat sources on the control of fast flow of Vestfonna ice cap, Svalbard, The Cryosphere, Vol. 8, pages 1951-1973, doi:10.5194/tc-8-1951-2014

Zwinger, T., M. Schäfer, C. Martín, and J. C. Moore (2014), Influence of anisotropy on velocity and age distribution at Scharffenbergbotnen blue ice area, The Cryosphere, 8, 607-621, doi:10.5194/tc-8-607-2014

Gladstone, R., Schäfer, M., Zwinger, T., Gong, Y., Strozzi, T., Moore J., Mottram, R., and Boberg, F. (2013), Importance of basal processes insimulations of a surging Svalbard outlet glacier, The Cryosphere Discuss., 7, 5823-5851, doi:10.5194/tcd-7-5823-2013

with no affiliation to FMI: Gagliardini, O., Zwinger, T., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Durand, G., Favier, L., de Fleurian, B., Greve, R., Malinen, M., Martín, C. Råback, P Ruokolainen, J., Sacchettini, M., Schäfer, M., Seddik, H., and Thies, J. (2013), Capabilities and performance of Elmer/Ice, a new-generation ice sheet model, Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1299-1318, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-1299-2013

Schäfer, M., T. Zwinger, P. Christoffersen, F. Gillet-Chaulet, K .Laakso, R. Pettersson, V.A. Pohjola, T. Strozzi, and J.C. Moore (2012), Sensitivity of basal conditions in an inverse model: Vestfonna Ice-Cap, Nordaustlandet, Svalbard, The Cryoshpere Volume 6, pages 771-783