E-Bulletin

(Jul-Oct 2015, Vol. 3, Issue 2)

Publications

  • [2015] Kraaijenbrink, P., Meijer, S.W., Shea, J.M., Pellicciotti, F., de Jong, S.M., Immerzeel, W.W. Seasonal surface velocities of a Himalayan glacier derived by automated correlation of unmanned aerial vehicle imagery. Annals of Glaciology, 57(71), doi:10.3189/2016AoG71A072.

  • [2015] Herreid, S., Pellicciotti, F., Ayala, A., Chesnokova, A., Kienholz, C., Shea, J.M.  Satellite observations of supraglacial debris cover evolution in Northern Pakistan from 1977 to 2014.  Journal of Glaciology, 61(227):524-536, doi:10.3189/2015JoG14J227

  • [2015] Shea, J. M., Immerzeel, W. W., Wagnon, P., Vincent, C., & Bajracharya, S. (2014) Modelling glacier change in the Everest region, Nepal Himalaya. The Cryosphere, 9, 1105-1128, doi:10.5194/tc-9-1105-2015

  • [2015] Shea, J.M., Wagnon, P., Immerzeel, W.W., Biron, R., Brun, F., & Pellicciotti, F. A comparative study of high-elevation meteorological data in the Nepalese Himalaya.  International Journal of Water Resources Development, doi:10.1080/07900627.2015.1020417

  • [2015] Ayala, A., Pellicciotti, F., & Shea, J. M. Modeling 2 m air temperatures over mountain glaciers: Exploring the influence of katabatic cooling and external warming. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres.  doi:10.1002/2015JD023137

  • [2015] Ragettli, S., Pellicciotti, F., Immerzeel, W.W., Miles, E.S., Petersen, L., Heynen, M., Shea, J.M., Stumm, D., Joshi, S. & Shrestha, A.. Unraveling the hydrology of a Himalayan watershed through integration of high resolution in-situ data and remote sensing with an advanced simulation model. Advances in Water Resources Research, 78:94 – 111, doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.01.013

  • [2015] Brun, F., Dumont, M., Wagnon, P., Berthier, E., Azam, M.F., Shea, J.M., Sirguey, P., Rabatel, A. & Ramanathan, Al.  Seasonal changes of surface albedo of Himalayan glaciers from MODIS data and links with the annual mass balance. The Cryosphere, 9, 341-355, doi:10.5194/tc-9-341-2015

  • (2015) Narendra Raj Khanal, Pradeep Kumar Mool, Arun Bhakta Shrestha, Golam Rasula, Pawan Kumar Ghimireb, Rajendra Bahadur Shresthaa & Sharad Prasad Joshia. A comprehensive approach and methods for glacial lake outburst flood risk assessment, with examples from Nepal and the transboundary area, International Journal of Water Resources Development, DOI: 10.1080/07900627.2014.994116

  • Publication: A comprehensive approach and methods for glacial lake outburst flood risk assessment, with examples from Nepal and the transboundary areaLink: https://www.mendeley.com/viewer/?fileId=3101789b-80f9-37fb-5a5f 7457701ded75&documentId=e621bd1c-9681-337a-a9c2-3b17fd1c4a42Link: https://www.mendeley.com/viewer/?fileId=3101789b-80f9-37fb-5a5f 7457701ded75&documentId=e621bd1c-9681-337a-a9c2-3b17fd1c4a42

  • Annual Research Expedition on Thana Glacier, Chamkharchu Basin-Bhutan and Document name: Thana Glacier_150907_Annual Research Expedition on Thana Glacier_FieldGuide_SPJ2F.pdf
    ICIMOD e-news press article: Thana Glacier_ICIMOD_press ariticle_Sep30th_2015.pdf dGPS training materials: 2013 GR5 Static Survey using MAGNET FIELD.pdf 2013 MAGNET RTK.pdf and DGPS_Training_Schedule.pdf

  • filesPublicationsHistorically unprecedented global glacier decline_Zemp_etal_JoG_2015.pdf Zemp, M., Frey H., Gartner-Roer, I., Nussbaumer, S. U., Hoelzle, M., Paul, F., Haeberli, W., Denzinger, F.,  Ahlstrom, A. P., Anderson, B., Arenillas, M., Bajracharya, S., Baroni, C., Bidlake, W. R.,  Braun, L. N., Caceres, B. E., Casassa, G., Cobos, G., Davila, L.R., Delgado, H., Demberel, O., Demuth, M.N., Espizua, L., Fischer, A., Fujita, K., Gadek, B., Ghazanfar, A., Hagen, J.O., Holmlund, P., Karimi, N., Li, Z., Pison, E.M.D., Pelto, M., Pitte, P., Popovnin, V.V.,  Portocarrero, C.A., Prinz, R., Ramirez, J., Rudell, A., Sangewar, C.V., Severskiy, I., Sigurdsson, O., Soruco, A., Usubaliev, R., Ommen, T.V., Vincent, C. and Yakovlev, A. 2015: Historically unprecedented global glacier changes in the early 21st century. Journal of Glaciology, Vol. 61, No. 228, 2015 doi: 10.3189/2015JoG15J017

  • Shea, J. M., Immerzeel, W. W., Wagnon, P., Vincent, C., and Bajracharya, S. 2015: Modelling glacier change in the Everest region, Nepal Himalaya. The Cryosphere, 9, 1105-1128, doi:105194/tc-91105-2015. www.the-cryosphere.net/9/1105/2015/

  • Lama, L., Kayastha, R.B., Maharjan, S. B., Bajracharya, S.R., Chand, M.B., Mool, P.K. 2015:  Glacier area and volume changes of Hidden Valley, Mustang, Nepal from ~1980s to 2010 based on remote sensing. IAHS Publ. 368, doi:10.5194/piahs-368.57-62. http://www.proc-iahs.net/368/57/2015/piahs-368-57-2015.pdf

  • Bajracharya, SR; Maharjan, SB; Shrestha, F; Guo, W; Liu, S; Immerzeel, W.W; Shrestha, B; 2015: The glaciers of the Hindu Kush Himalaya: current status and observed changes from 1980s to 2010. IJWRD, Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07900627.2015.1005731

  • 2015-1     Brun, F., M. Dumont, P. Wagnon, E. Berthier, M. F. Azam, J. M. Shea, P. Sirguey, A. Rabatel & Al. Ramanathan, Seasonal changes of surface albedo of Himalayan glaciers from MODIS data and links with the annual mass balance, The Cryosphere, 9, 341–355, doi:10.5194/tc-9-341-2015, 2015.

  • 2015-2     Shea, J M., P. Wagnon, W. W. Immerzeel, R. Biron & F. Brun, A comparative high-altitude meteorological analysis from three catchments in the Nepal Himalaya, International Journal of Water Research and Development, DOI: 10.1080/07900627.2015.1020417, 2015.

  • 2015-3     Shea, J., W. W. Immerzeel, P. Wagnon, C. Vincent & S. Bajracharya, Modelling glacier change in the Everest, Nepal Himalaya, The Cryosphere, 9, 1105–1128, doi:10.5194/tc-9-1105-2015, 2015.

  • 2015-4     Mukherji, A., D. Molden, S. Nepal, G. Rasul & P. Wagnon, Himalayan waters at the crossroads: issues and challenges, International Journal of Water Research and Development, 31:2, 151-160, DOI: 10.1080/07900627.2015.1040871, 2015.

  • 2015-5     Azam, F. M., A. Ramanathan, P. Wagnon, C. Vincent, A. Linda, E. Berthier, P. Sharma, A. Mandal, A. Thupstan, V. B. Singh & P. G. Jose, Meteorological conditions, seasonal and annual mass balances of Chhota Shigri Glacier, western Himalaya, India, Annals Glaciol., In press.

  • 2015-6     Savéan, M., F. Delclaux; P. Chevallier ; P. Wagnon, N. Gonga Saholiariliva; Rajendra Sharma ; Luc Neppel; Yves Arnaud, Water budget on the Dudh Koshi River (Nepal) : Uncertainties on precipitation, J. Hydrol., In press.

  • 2015-7     Brun, F., P. Buri, P. Wagnon, E. Miles, J. Steiner, E. Berthier, S. Ragettli, P. Krajenbriick, W. W. Immerzeel, F. Pellicciotti, Quantifying volume loss from ice cliffs on debris covered glaciers using high resolution terrestrial and aerial photogrammetry, J. Glaciol., In review.