Here you will find all complete publications of the Institut of Geography


Peer-reviewed Papers


Beniston, M., Farinotti, D., Stoffel, M., Andreassen, L. M., Coppola, E., Eckert, N., Fantini, A., Giacona, F., Hauck, C., Huss, M., Huwald, H., Lehning, M., López-Moreno, J.-I., Magnusson, J., Marty, C., Morán-Tejéda, E., Morin, S., Naaim, M., Provenzale, A., Rabatel, A., Six, D., Stötter, J., Strasser, U., Terzago, S., and Vincent, C. (2018): The European mountain cryosphere: a review of its current state, trends, and future challenges, The Cryosphere, 12, 759-794,

Delaney, I., Bauder, A., Huss, M., and Weidmann, Y. (in press). Proglacial erosion rates and processes in a Swiss glacier's catchment. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms.



Bichsel, C. 2017. From dry hell to blossoming garden. Metaphors and poetry in Soviet irrigation literature on the Hungry Steppe. Water History, 9(3): 337-359. 


Bichsel, C. 2017. Violence as a human condition. Recent reflections from the German social sciences. Environment and Planning D 35(3):550-560.

Etter, S., Addor, N., Huss, M. and Finger, D. (2017). Impacts of climate change on the watershed of the hydropower reservoir Gigerwaldsee using hydrological modeling. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 13, 222-239, doi:10.1016/j.ejrh.2017.08.005. Link.

Farinotti, D., Brinkerhoff, D., Clarke, G.K.C., Fuerst, J.J., Frey, H., Gantayat, P., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Girard, C., Huss, M., Leclercq, P.W., Linsbauer, A., Machguth, H., Martin, C., Maussion, F., Morlighem, M., Mosbeux, C., Pandit, A., Portmann, A., Rabatel, A., Ramsankaran, RAAJ, Reerink, T.J., Sanchez, O., Stentoft, P.A., Kumari, S.S., van Pelt, W.J.J., Anderson, B., Benham, T., Binder, D., Dowdeswell, J.A., Fischer, A., Helfricht, K., Kutuzov, S., McNabb, R., Gudmundsson, G.H., Li, H., and Andreassen, L.M. (2017). How accurate are estimates of glacier ice thickness? Results from ITMIX, the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison eXperiment. The Cryosphere, 11, 949-970, doi:10.5194/tc-11-949-2017. Link.

Fettweis, X., Box, J. E., Agosta, C., Amory, C., Kittel, C., Lang, C., van As, D., Machguth, H., and Gallée, H. (2017): Reconstructions of the 1900–2015 Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance using the regional climate MAR model, The Cryosphere, 11, 1015-1033, doi:10.5194/tc-11-1015-2017.

Haberkorn, A., Wever, N., Hoelzle, M., Phillips, M., Kenner, R., Bavay, M., and Lehning, M. (2017): Distributed snow and rock temperature modelling in steep rock walls using Alpine3D: The Cryosphere 11, 585-607. Link.

Hoelzle, M., Azisov, E., Barandun, M., Huss, M., Farinotti, D., Gafurov, A., Hagg, W., Kenzhebaev, R., Kronenberg, M., Machguth, H., Merkushkin, A., Patrov, M., Saks, T., Salzmann, N., Schoene, T., Usulbajev, R., Vorogushin, S., Zemp, M. (2017). Re-establishing glaciers monitoring in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, Central Asia. Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems, 6, 397-418, doi:10.5194/gi-6-397-2017. Link.

Huss., M., Bookhagen, B., Huggel, C., Jacobsen, D., Bradley, R., Clague, J., Vuille, M., Buytaert, W., Cayan, D., Greenwood, G., Mark, B., Milner, A., Weingartner, R., and Winder, M. (2017). Toward mountains without permanent snow and ice. Earth's Future, 5(5), 418-435, doi:10.1002/2016EF000514. Link.

Kenner, R., Phillips, M., Hauck C., Hilbich, C., Mulsow, C., Bühler, Y., Stoffel, A., Buchroithner, M. (2017): New insights on permafrost genesis and conservation in talus slopes based on observations at Flüelapass, Eastern Switzerland. Geomorphology, 290, 101-113.

Kenzhebaev, R., Barandun, M., Kronenberg, M., Yaning, C., Usubaliev, R., & Hoelzle, M. (2017). Mass balance observations and reconstruction for Batysh Sook Glacier, Tien Shan, from 2004 to 2016. Cold Regions Science and Technology 135, 76–89.


Kummert, M., Delaloye, R. & Braillard, L. (2017). Erosion and sediment transfer processes at the front of rapidly moving rock glaciers: systematic observations with automatic cameras in the western Swiss Alps. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. 13pp. DOI: 10.1002/ppp.1960

Marchenko, S., W.J.J. van Pelt, B. Claremar, V. Pohjola, R. Pettersson, H. Machguth and C. Tijm-Reijmer (2017): Parameterizing deep-water percolation improves subsurface temperature simulations by a multilayer firn model, Frontiers in Earth Science, 5, 1-20.

Mewes, B., Hilbich, C., Delaloye, R., and Hauck, C. (2017): Resolution capacity of geophysical monitoring regarding permafrost degradation induced by hydrological processes, The Cryosphere, 11, 2957-2974,

Naegeli, K., Damm, A., Huss, M., Wulf, H., Schaepmann, M. and Hoelzle, M. (2017). Cross-comparison of albedo products for glacier surfaces derived from airborne and satellite (Sentinel-2 & Landsat 8) optical data. Remote Sensing, 9,110, doi:10.3390/rs9020110. Link.

Naegeli, K. and Huss, M. (2017). Mass balance sensitivity of mountain glaciers to changes in bare-ice albedo. Annals of Glaciology, 1-11, doi:10.1017/aog.2017.25. Link.

Noël, B., W.J. van de Berg, S. Lhermitte, B. Wouters, H. Machguth, I. Howat, M. Citterio, G. Moholdt, J.T.M. Lenaerts, and M.R. van den Broeke (2017): A tipping point in refreezing accelerates Greenland’s glaciers and ice caps mass loss, Nature Communications, 8, 14730.

Nussbaumer, S. U., M. Hoelzle, F. Hüsler, C. Huggel, N. Salzmann, and M. Zemp (2017): Glacier monitoring and capacity building: important ingredients for sustainable mountain development. Mountain Research and Development, 37(1), 141–152. Link.

Pellet, C. and Hauck, C. (2017): Monitoring soil moisture from middle to high elevation in Switzerland: set-up and first results from the SOMOMOUNT network, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 3199-3220,

Vincent, C., Fischer, A., Mayer, C., Bauder, A., Galos, S.P., Funk, M., Thibert, E., Six, D., Braun, L., and Huss, M. (2017). Common climatic signal from alpine glaciers over the last 50 years. Geophysical Research Letters, 44, doi:10.1002/2016GL072094. Link.

Wicky, J. and Hauck, C. (2017): Numerical modelling of convective heat transport by air flow in permafrost talus slopes, The Cryosphere, 11, 1311-1325,



Allen, S.K., Linsbauer, A., Randhawa, S.S., Huggel, C., Rana, P. and Kumari, A. (2016). Glacial Lake Outburst Flood Risk in Himachal Pradesh, India: An Integrative and Anticipatory Approach Considering Current and Future Threats. Natural Hazards, 1–23. doi:10.1007/s11069-016-2511-x.

Allen, S.K., Fiddes, J., Linsbauer, A., Randhawa, S.S., Saklani, B. and Salzmann, N. (2016). Permafrost studies in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh. Current Science 111(3), 550–553. doi:10.18520/cs/v111/i3/550-553.

Bär, B., Mauvilly, M., Vandorpe, P. et Braillard, L. (2016) : Arconciel/Sous les Châteaux: neue Erkenntnisse zur menschlichen Nutzung von Felsschutzdächern an der Saane. Cahiers d'Archéologie Fribourgeoise 18, 66-121.

Bichsel, C. (2016) Water and the (infra-)structure of political rule: A synthesis. Water Alternatives 9(2): 356-372. Link :

Capt, M., Bosson, J.-B., Fischer, M., Micheletti, N., and Lambiel, C., 2016: Decadal evolution of a very small heavily debris-covered glacier in an Alpine permafrost environment, Journal of Glaciology doi: 10.1017/jog.2016.56.

Charalampidis, C., D. van As, W.T. Colgan, R.S. Fausto, M. MacFerrin and H. Machguth (2016): Thermal tracing of retained meltwater in the lower accumulation area of the Southwestern Greenland ice sheet, Annals of Glaciology, 57(72), 1-10.

Colgan, W., H. Machguth, M. MacFerrin, J.D. Colgan, D. van As and J.A. MacGregor (2016): The abandoned ice-sheet base at Camp Century, Greenland, in a warming climate, Geophysical Research Letters, 43.

Drolon, V., Maisongrande, P., Berthier, E., Swinnen, E., and Huss, M. (2016). Monitoring of seasonal glacier mass balance over the European Alps using low resolution optical images. Journal of Glaciology, doi:10.1017/jog.2016.78. Link.

Farinotti, D., Pistocchi, A., and Huss, M. (2016). From dwindling glaciers to headwater lakes: Can dams replace glaciers in the European Alps? Environmental Research Letters, 11, 054022. Link.

Fischer, M., Huss, M., Kummert, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2016). Application and validation of long-range terrestrial laser scanning to monitor the mass balance of very small glaciers in the Swiss Alps. The Cryosphere, 10, 1279-1295, doi:10.5194/tc-10-1279-2016. Link.

Haberkorn, A., Wever, N., Hoelzle, M., Phillips, M., Kenner, R., Bavay, M., and Lehning, M. (2016): Distributed snow and rock temperature modelling in steep rock walls using Alpine3D, The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-73., in review 2016.

Haeberli, W., Linsbauer, A., Cochachin, A., Salazar, C. and Fischer, U. H. (2016): On the morphological characteristics of overdeepenings in high-mountain glacier beds. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. doi:10.1002/esp.3966.

Huss, M., & Fischer, M., 2016: Sensitivity of very small glaciers in the Swiss Alps to future climate change. Frontiers in Earth Science., 4, 34,  doi:10.3389/feart.2016.00034. 

Kos, A., F. Amann, T. Strozzi, R. Delaloye, J. von Ruette, and S. Springman (2016). Contemporary glacier retreat triggers a rapid landslide response, Great Aletsch Glacier, Switzerland, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2016GL071708.

Kronenberg, M., Barandun, M., Hoelzle, M., Huss, M., Farinotti, D., Azisov, E., Usubaliev, R., Gafurov, A., Patrakov, D. and Kääb, A. (2016). Mass balance reconstruction for Glacier No. 354, Tien Shan from 2003-2014. Annals of Glaciology, 57(71), 92-102, doi:10.3189/2016AoG71A032. Link.

Machguth, H., M. MacFerrin, D. van As, J.E. Box, C. Charalampidis, W. Colgan, R.S. Fausto, H.A.J. Meijer, R.S.W. van de Wal and E. Mosley-Thompson (2016): Greenland meltwater storage in firn limited by near-surface ice formation, Nature Climate Change, 6, 390-393.

Machguth, H., H.H. Thomsen, A. Weidick, J. Abermann, A.P. Ahlstrøm, M. L. Andersen, S.B. Andersen, A.A. Bjørk, J.E. Box, R.J. Braithwaite, C.E. Bøggild, M. Citterio, P. Clement, W. Colgan, R.S. Fausto, K. Gleie, B. Hasholt, B. Hynek, N.T. Knudsen, S.H. Larsen, S. Mernild, J. Oerlemans, H. Oerter, O.B. Olesen, C.J.P.P. Smeets, K. Steffen, M. Stober, S. Sugiyama D. van As, M.R. van den Broeke and R.S. van de Wal (2016): Greenland surface mass balance observations from the ice sheet ablation area and local glaciers, Journal of Glaciology, 62(235), 861-887.

Marchenko, S., V.A. Pohjola, R. Pettersson, W.J.J. van Pelt, C.P. Vega, H. Machguth, C.E. Bøggild, and E. Isaksson (2016): A plot-scale study of firn stratigraphy at Lomonosovfonna, Svalbard, using ice cores, borehole video and GPR surveys in 2012-2014, Journal of Glaciology.  

Marmy, A., Rajczak, J., Delaloye, R., Hilbich, C., Hoelzle, M., Kotlarski, S., Lambiel, C., Noetzli, J., Phillips, M., Salzmann, N., Staub, B., and Hauck, C. (2016): Semi-automated calibration method for modelling of mountain permafrost evolution in Switzerland, The Cryosphere, 10, 2693-2719, doi:10.5194/tc-10-2693-2016.

Masiokas, M. H., D. A. Christie, C. Le Quesne, P. Pitte, L. Ruiz, R. Villalba, B. H. Luckman, E. Berthier, S. U. Nussbaumer, Á. González-Reyes, J. McPhee, and G. Barcaza (2016): Reconstructing the annual mass balance of the Echaurren Norte glacier (Central Andes, 33.5° S) using local and regional hydroclimatic data. The Cryosphere, 10(2), 927–940.

Mewes, B., Hilbich, C., Delaloye, R., and Hauck, C. (2016): Resolution capacity of geophysical monitoring regarding permafrost degradation induced by hydrological processes, The Cryosphere Discuss., doi:10.5194/tc-2016-229, in review, 2016.

Noël, B., W.J. van de Berg, H. Machguth, S. Lhermitte, I. Howat, X. Fettweis, and M. van den Broeke, (2016): A daily, 1-km resolution dataset of downscaled Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance (1958-2015), The Cryosphere, 10, 2361-2377.

 Obertreis, J., T. Moss and M. Mollinga and C. Bichsel (2016) Water, infrastructure and political rule. Introduction to the special issue. Water Alternatives 9(2): 168-181. Link:

Pellet C, Hilbich C, Marmy A and Hauck C (2016): Soil Moisture Data for the Validation of Permafrost Models Using Direct and Indirect Measurement Approaches at Three Alpine Sites. Front. Earth Sci. 3:91. doi: 10.3389/feart.2015.00091.

Prasad, A.S., Pandey, B.W., Leimgruber, W. and Kunwar, R.M., 2016. Mountain hazard susceptibility and livelihood security in the upper catchment area of the river Beas, Kullu Valley, Himachal Pradesh, India. Geoenvironmental Disasters, 3(1), p.1-17.

Rastner, P., Joerg, P. C., Huss, M., and Zemp, M. (2016). Historical analysis and visualization of the retreat of Findelengletscher, Switzerland, 1859-2010. Global and Planetary Change, 145, 67-77, doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2016.07.005. Link.

Round, V., Leinss, S., Huss, M. and Haemmig, C. (2016). Surge dynamics and lake outbursts of Kyagar Glacier, Karakoram. The Cryosphere Discussions, doi:10.5194/tc-2016-236, in review.

Schauwecker S, Rohrer M, Schwarb M, Huggel C, Dimri A. P., Salzmann N. 2016. Estimation of snowfall limit for the Kashmir Valley, Indian Himalayas, with TRMM PR Bright Band information. Met Zeitschrift. (in press).

Sold, L., Huss, M., Machguth, H., Joerg, P.C., Leysinger-Vieli, G., Linsbauer, A., Salzmann, N., Zemp, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2016). Mass balance reanalysis of Findelengletscher, Switzerland, benefits from extensive snow accumulation measurements Frontiers in Earth Science, 4:18, doi:10.3389/feart.2016.00018. Link.  

Staub, B. & Delaloye, R. (2016): Using Near-Surface Ground Temperature Data to Derive Snow Insulation and Melt Indices for Mountain Permafrost Applications. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. DOI: 10.1002/ppp.1890.

Staub, B., Hasler, A., Noetzli, J. & Delaloye, R. (2016): Gap-filling algorithm for ground surface temperature data measured in permafrost and periglacial environments. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes. DOI: 10.1002/ppp.1913.

Vallat, R. & Braillard, L. (2016) : Cartographie automatisée des dolines du plateau de Bure (Ajoie, Suisse) et mise en lien avec la fracturation tectonique. Actes de la Société jurassienne d’Émulation 119, 75-102.

Van As, D., R.S. Fausto, J. Cappelen, R.S.W. van de Wal, R.J. Braithwaite, H. Machguth, and the PROMICE project team, (2016): Placing Greenland ice sheet ablation measurements in a multi-decadal context, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 35, 71-74.



Andreassen, L. M., Huss, M., Melvold, K., Elvehoy, H. and Winsvold, S.H. (2015). Ice thickness measurements and ice volume estimate of glaciers in Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 61 (228), 763-775. Link.

Barandun, M., Huss, M., Sold, L., Farinotti, D., Azisov, E., Salzmann, N., Usubaliev, R., Merkushkin, A. and Hoelzle, M. (2015). Re-analysis of seasonal mass balance at Abramov Glacier 1968-2014. Journal of Glaciology, 61 (230), 1103-1117. doi:10.3189/2015JoG14J239.  Link.

Barboux, C., Strozzi, T, Delaloye, R., Wegmüller, U. & Collet, C. (2015). Mapping slope movements in Alpine environments using TerraSAR-X interferometric methods. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 109, 178-192.

Cima, O. 2015. Expanding spaces of participation: insights from an infrastructural project in rural Nepal, Geographica Helvetica, 70, 4, 353-361. Link:

Ekici, A., Chadburn, S., Chaudhary, N., Hajdu, L. H., Marmy, A., Peng, S., Boike, J., Burke, E., Friend, A. D., Hauck, C., Krinner, G., Langer, M., Miller, P. A., and Beer, C. (2015): Site-level model intercomparison of high latitude and high altitude soil thermal dynamics in tundra and barren landscapes, The Cryosphere, 9, 1343-1361, doi:10.5194/tc-9-1343-2015, 2015.

Ernwein, M. & Fall, Juliet J. (2015) "Communicating invasion: Understanding social anxieties around mobile species". Geografiska Annaler: Series B, Human Geography, vol. 97, n°2, pp. 155-167. Link

Finger, D., Vis, M., Huss, M. and Seibert, J. (2015). The value of multiple data set calibration versus model complexity for improving the performance of hydrological models in mountain catchments. Water Resources Research, 51(4), 1939-1958, doi:10.1002/2014WR015712. Link.

Fischer, M., Huss, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2015). Surface elevation and mass changes of all Swiss glaciers 1980-2010. The Cryosphere, 9, 525-540.

Gabbi, J., Huss, M., Bauder, A., and Schwikowski, M. (2015). The impact of Saharan dust and black carbon on albedo and long-term glacier mass balance. The Cryosphere, 9, 1385-1400. Link.

Haberkorn, A., Phillips, M., Kenner, R., Rhyner, H., Bavay, M., Galos, S. P. and Hoelzle, M. (2015): Thermal regime of rock and its relation to snow cover in steep alpine rock walls: Gemsstock, Central Swiss Alps. Geografiska Annaler Series A - Physical Geography, 97: 579-597, DOI: 10.1111/geoa.12101.

Haberkorn, A., Hoelzle, M., Phillips, M., Kenner, R.,  (2015): Snow as driving factor of rock surface temperatures in steep rough rock walls. Cold Regions Science and Technology 118: 64-75.

Huggel, C., Scheel, M., Albrecht, F., Andres, N., Calanca, P., Jurt, C., Khabarov, N., Mira-Salama, D., Rohrer, M., Salzmann, N., Silva, Y., Silvestre, E., Vicuña, L., Zappa, M. 2015. A framework for the science contribution in climate adaptation: Experiences from science-policy processes in the Andes, Environmental Science and Policy, 47, 80-94,

Huss, M. and Hock, R. (2015). A new model for global glacier change and sea-level rise. Frontiers in Earth Science, 3:54, doi:10.3389/feart.2015.00054. Link.

Huss, M., Dhulst, L. and Bauder, A. (2015). New long-term mass balance series for the Swiss Alps. Journal of Glaciology, 61 (227), 551-562. Link.

Lambiel, C., Maillard, B., Kummert, M. & Reynard, E. (2015). La diversité géomorphologique du Val d’Hérens. Bull. Murithienne, 132, 57 - 67

Lambiel, C., Maillard, B., Kummert, M. & Reynard, E. (2015). Geomorphology of the Hérens valley (Swiss Alps). Journal of Maps, DOI: 10.1080/17445647.2014.999135.

Li, H., Beldring, S., Xu, C.-Y., Huss, M., Melvold, K. and Jain, S. (2015). Integrating a glacier retreat model into a hydrological model - case studies on three glacierised catchments in Norway and Himalayan region. Journal of Hydrology, 527, 656-667, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.05.017. Link.

Linsbauer, A., Frey, H., Haeberli, W., Machguth, H., Azam, M.F. and Allen, S. 2015. Modelling glacier-bed overdeepenings and possible future lakes for the glaciers in the Himalaya-Karakoram region. Annals of Glaciology 57(71). DOI:10.3189/2016AoG71A627.

Lovell, H., Fleming, E.J., Benn, D.I., Hubbard, B., Lukas, S. and Naegeli, K. (2015). Former dynamic behaviour of a cold-based valley glacier on Svalbard revealed by structural glaciology and basal ice investigations. Journal of Glaciology, Vol. 61, No. 226. doi: 10.3189/2015JoG14J120

McNabb, R.W., Hock, R., and Huss, M. (2015). Variations in Alaska tidewater glacier frontal ablation, 1985-2013 Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 120(1), 120-136, doi:10.1002/2014JF003276. Link.

Molina E., Schauwecker S., Huggel C., Haeberli W., Cochachin A., Condom T.,  Drenkhan F., Giraldez C.,  Salzmann N., Jiménes L., Montoya N., Rados M., Chaparro N., Samanta J., Suarez W., Arias S., Sikos F. 2015. Iniciación de un monitoreo del balance de masa en el glaciar Suyuparina, Cordillera Vilcanota, Perú. Climate Change in the Tropical Andes, 2.

Naegeli, K., Damm, A., Huss, M., Schaepman, M. and Hoelzle, M. (2015). Imaging spectroscopy to assess the composition of ice surface materials and their impact on glacier mass balance. Remote Sensing of Environment, 168, 388-402. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.07.006

Neukom, R., Rohrer, M., Calanca, P., Salzmann, N., Huggel, C., Acuña, D., Christie D. A., Morales, M. S. 2015. Facing unprecedented drying of the Central Andes? Precipitation variability over the period AD 1000-2100. Environmental Research Letters. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/8/084017.

Pogliotti, P., Guglielmin, M., Cremonese, E., Morra di Cella, U., Filippa, G., Pellet, C., and Hauck, C. (2015): Warming permafrost and active layer variability at Cime Bianche, Western European Alps, The Cryosphere, 9, 647-661, doi:10.5194/tc-9-647-2015.

Rajczak, J., Kotlarski, S., Salzmann, N., Schär, C. 2015. Robust climate scenarios for sites with sparse observations: a two-step bias correction approach. Int. J. Climatology. doi: 10.1002/joc.4417.

Schauwecker, S., Rohrer, M., Huggel, C., Kulkarni, A., Ramanathan, AL., Salzmann, N., Stoffel, M., Brock, B. 2015: Remotely sensed debris thickness mapping of Bara Shigri Glacier, Indian Himalaya. Journal of Glaciology 61(228):14J102. doi: 10.3189/2015JoG14J102.

Schneider, F., Reynard, E., Bonriposi, M., Graefe, O., Herweg, K., Homewood, C., Huss, M., Kauzlaric, M., Liniger, H., Rey, E., Rist, S., Schaedler, B. and Weingartner, R. (2015). Assessing the Sustainability of Water Governance Systems: The Sustainability Wheel. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 58 (9), 1577-1600. doi:10.1080/09640568.2014.938804. Link.

Sold, L., Huss., M., Eichler, A., Schwikowski, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2015). Unlocking annual firn layer water equivalents from ground-penetrating radar data on an Alpine glacier. The Cryosphere, 9, 1075-1087. Link.

Staub, B., Marmy, A., Hauck, C., Hilbich, C., and Delaloye, R. (2015): Ground temperature variations in a talus slope influenced by permafrost: a comparison of field observations and model simulations, Geogr. Helv., 70, 45-62, doi:10.5194/gh-70-45-2015.

Truessel, B., Truffer, M., Hock, R., Huss, M. and Motyka, R.J. (2015). Runaway thinning of the low-elevation Yakutat Glacier, Alaska, and its sensitivity to climate change. Journal of Glaciology, 61(225), 65-75.