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2nd Progress Meeting Year 2

2016-02-29 12:00
2016-02-29 17:00


The next progress meeting will be held at the University of Zurich on monday the 29.02.2016.

Visualizing 25 years of glacier dynamics in one second

F. Paul has created animations from 25 years of satellite images of the Karakoram mountains revealing new insights in glacier flow and surge dynamics. Further details can be found in the press releases [ESA, EGU, NASA] and the [paper] Read more »

1st Progress Meeting Year 2


The first Progress Meeting of year 2 will be held in Frascati, Th. 1 October direclty after the CCI colocation Meeting.

IUGG Meeting Prague 22 June - 2 July


The 26th IUGG General Assembly will take place in Prague 22 June - 2 July.
Glaciers_cci supports a session (GLIMS and the Randolph Glacier Inventory: where Do We Go from Here?) and contributes with several oral and poster presentations.

Global Glacier Inventory

Glaciers_cci contributed significantly to the realization of the 1st comprehensive global glacier inventory. The related article has now been published: Read more »

Glacier Changes in Patagonia

A new publcation by Glaciers_cci members provide new insights into glacier changes in Patagonia:

Paul, F. and Mölg, N. (2014): Hasty retreat of glaciers in northern Patagonia from 1985 to 2011. Journal of Glaciology, 60 (224), 1033-1043. download

Glacier Changes in High Mountain Aisa

New publications by Glaciers_cci memebers provide new insights into the glaciers and their changes in High Mountain Asia:

Kääb, A., Treichler D., Nuth C. and Berthier E. (2015): Brief Communication: Contending estimates of 2003–2008 glacier mass balance over the Pamir–Karakoram–Himalaya. The Cryosphere, 9, 557- 564. download Read more »

Climate Research Data Package Available

Data gereated during Phase 1 of the project is now available and can be downloaded from our data base.

Access the CRDP

Glaciers_cci article online

The comprehensive article about Glaciers_cci entitled:
"The glaciers climate change initiative: Methods for creating glacier area, elevation change and velocity products" published with Remote Sensing of Environment is now included in the CCI special issue. Download.

New newsletter

The third Glaciers_cci newsletter has been published. It contains information about the Randolph Glacier Inventory, the glaciers around the Greenland ice sheet and Karakoram glaciers.

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