Search for dissertations about: "calving events size and frequency"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words calving events size and frequency.

  1. 1. Modelling calving and sliding of Svalbard outlet glaciers Spatio-temporal changes and interactions

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Dorothée Vallot; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; cryospheric science; glacier modelling; time-lapse imagery; undercutting; sliding inversion; discrete particle model; calving model; subglacial hydrology; sliding law; automatic detection method; calving events size and frequency; ocean interaction; melt water runoff; ice dynamics; ice flow model; Earth Science with specialization in Physical Geography; Geovetenskap med inriktning mot naturgeografi;

    Abstract : Future sea level rise associated to global warming is one of the greatest societal and environmental challenges of tomorrow. A large part of the contribution comes from glaciers and ice sheets discharging ice and meltwater into the ocean and the recent worldwide increase is worrying. READ MORE