Horst machguth

 

Phone: +41 26 300 90 15 | Fax: +41 26 300 97 46

E-mail: horst.machguth(at)unifr.ch

Office:             2.232

Function: Senior Lecturer


Personal Info

Academic Qualification

  • since 2015                Senior scientist; University of Fribourg, Switzerland and World Glacier Monitoring Service WGMS, Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2015                         Researcher; National Cooperative for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste (Nagra), Wettingen, Switzerland
  • 2015                         Guest researcher; Center for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2013 - 2015             Postdoctoral fellow; Arctic Technology Center, Technical University of Denmark DTU, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
  • 2011                         Guest researcher; Centro de Estudios Científicos CECs, Valdivia, Chile
  • 2009 - 2013             Postdoctoral fellow and researcher; Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland GEUS, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2009                          Researcher; Paul Scherrer Institute PSI, Villigen, Switzerland
  • 2007                         Guest researcher; Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research IMAU, Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • 2004 - 2008             PhD: “On the Use of RCM Data and Gridded Climatologies for Regional Scale Glacier Mass Balance Modelling in High Mountain Topography; The Example of the Swiss Alps” University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2003 - 2004             Diploma thesis (MSc equivalent): “Measuring and modelling the mass balance distribution of glaciers in the Swiss Alps”, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Teaching

Bachelor level

  • GS.0104                    Introduction aux Géosciences TP (2016 - )
  • GG.0253                    Introduction à la cryosphère (2016 - )
  • GG.0254                    Introduction à la cryosphère TP (2016 - )
  • GG.0317                    Introduction to Geophysics (2016 - )

 

Master level

  • GG.0450                   Seminary in Climatology and Glaciology II (2017 - )
  • GG.0360                   Geocolloquium (2016 - )
  • GG.0444                   Alpine cryosphere (2016 - )
  • 11427                       Arctic Technology (2014 - 2015; at DTU Denmark)
  • 11428                       Arctic Technology Field Course for International Students (2014; at DTU Denmark)
  • 11837                       Arctic Technology Summer Project (2014; at DTU Denmark)
  • GEO411                    Field studies on high mountain processes (2009 - 2013; at University of Zurich)
  • GEO777                    Seminary to excursion abroad (2004; at University of Zurich)
  • GEO807                    Monitoring of the Cryosphere in High Mountain Environments (2010; at University of Zurich)
  • GEO851                    Glacier Mass Balance Measurements and Analysis – from local observations to global assessments (2016 - ; at University of Zurich)

Research

  • Glacier and ice sheet surface mass balance
  • Importance of surface processes for mass change of the Greenland ice sheet
  • Firn processes, meltwater retention and changes in firn structure
  • Making historical glaciological data available to modern-day research
  • Developing automated interpretation tools for global glaciological datasets

 

Projects

Current Projects

  • since 2016                 Changing Glacier Firn in Central Asia and its Impact on Glacier Mass Balance, funded by Swiss National Science Foundation 
  • since 2016                 Ice thickness distribution in the glacier skiing area of Saas Fee, commercial project in collaboration with GeoPlan AG and the municipality of Saas Fee, Switzerland 
  • since 2015                 GlaciersCCI Option 5; funded by ESA Climate Change Initiative; World Glacier Monitoring Service, Switzerland
  • since 2015                 A young impact structure on Greenland?; funded by Carlsberg Foundation, Centre for GeoGenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen
  • since 2011                 Capacity Building and Twinning for Climate Observing Systems (CATCOS); Funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC/DEZA), University of Fribourg and World Glacier Monitoring Service, Switzerland

 

Past Projects

  • 2013 - 2016               Assessment of glacial erosion at the potential geological siting regions for high-level waste; funded and managed by National Cooperative for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste (Nagra), Switzerland.
  • 2014                            University and Graduate Success; funded by Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program (ANSEP), Technical University of Denmark DTU, Denmark
  • 2013 - 2015               Nordic Centre of Excellence SVALI; funded by Top-level Research Initiative of the Nordic Council of Ministers, Technical University of Denmark DTU, Denmark
  • 2014 - 2015               Understanding and predicting non-linear change in the permeability of Greenland firn (RETAIN); funded by the Danish Council for Independent Research, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland GEUS and Technical University of Denmark DTU, Denmark
  • 2012 - 2013               Processes in the lower accumulation zone of the Greenland ice sheet (REFREEZE); funded and managed by the Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland GEUS, Denmark
  • 2010 - 2011               Glaciological hydropower feasibility in the Qasigiannguit area (QasiPower), West Greenland; funded by ASIAQ Greenland Survey, Nuuk, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland GEUS, Denmark
  • 2009 - 2010               Climate and Energy Systems - CES; funded by Nordic Energy Research (norden), Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland GEUS, Denmark
  • 2009 - 2011               Palaeo climate reconstruction from the highly continental Mongolian Altai; funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), Paul Scherrer Institute PSI, Switzerland
  • 2009 - 2012               Estimating the future contribution of continental ice to sea-level rise (ice2sea); funded by the European Union’s FP7 Scheme,  Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland GEUS, Denmark and Department of Geography, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2004 - 2008               Alpine-wide distributed glacier mass balance modelling for assessment of climate change effects and precipitation in high-mountain regions; funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), Department of Geography, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2004 - 2005               Institutional co-operation between Switzerland and Northern Caucasus for Safe Mountain Roads, North Caucasus Disaster Prevention Program; Funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC/DEZA), Department of Geography, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2004 - 2005               High mountain hazard prevention, North Caucasus Disaster Prevention Program; Funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC/DEZA), Department of Geography, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Publications

Publications

Peer Reviewed Articles

  • Kapitsa, V., M. Shahgedanova, H. Machguth, I. Severskiy and A. Medeu (in press): Assessment of Evolution of Mountain Lakes and Risks of Glacier Lake Outbursts in the Djungarskiy (Jetysu) Alatau, Central Asia, using Landsat Imagery and Glacier Bed Topography Modelling, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci.
  • Hoelzle, M., M. Barandun, E. Azisov, M. Huss, R, Kenzhebaev, M. Kronenberg, T. Saks, H. Machguth, D. Farinotti, A. Gafurov, W. Hagg, A. Merkushkin, N. Salzmann, T. Schöne, M. Petrov, R. Usubaliev, S. Vorogushin, and M. Zemp, (2017): Re-establishing a monitoring programme for glaciers in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, Central Asia, Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 6, 397-418.
  • Marcer, M., P.A. Stentoft, E. Bjerre, E. Cimoli, A.A. Bjørk, L. Stenseng, and H. Machguth (2017): Three decades of volume change of a small Greenlandic glacier using ground penetrating radar, Structure from Motion and aerial photogrammetry, Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, 49(3), 411-425.
  • Fettweis, X., J. E. Box, C. Agosta, C. Amory, C. Kittel, C. Lang, D. van As, H. Machguth and H. Gallée (2017): Reconstructions of the 1900-2015 Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance using the regional climate MAR model, The Cryosphere, 11, 1015-1033.
  • Farinotti, D., D. Brinkerhoff, G.K.C. Clarke, J.J. Fürst, H. Frey, P. Gantayat, F. Gillet-Chaulet, C. Girard, M. Huss, P.W. Leclercq, A. Linsbauer, H. Machguth, C. Martin, F. Maussion, M. Morlighem, C. Mosbeux, A. Pandit, A. Portmann, A. Rabatel, R. Ramsankaran, T.J. Reerink, O. Sanchez, P.A. Stentoft, S.S. Kumari, W.J.J. van Pelt, B. Anderson, T. Benham, D. Binder, J.A. Dowdeswell, A. Fischer, K. Helfricht, S. Kutuzov, I. Lavrentiev, R. McNabb, G.H. Gudmundsson, H. Li and L.M. Andreassen (2017): How accurate are estimates of glacier ice thickness? Results from ITMIX, the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison eXperiment, The Cryosphere, 11, 949-970.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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(15), 8091–8096.
  • 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. S. Gubler, 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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, 63(237) 67-78.
  • 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.
  • Sold, L., M. Huss, H. Machguth, P.C. Joerg, G. Leysinger Vieli, A. Linsbauer, N. Salzmann, M. Zemp and M. Hoelzle (2016): Mass balance reanalysis of Findelengletscher, Switzerland, benefits from extensive snow accumulation measurements, Frontiers, 4, 18p.
  • Linsbauer, A. H. Frey, W. Haeberli, H. Machguth, M. F. Azam, J. G. Pottakkal and S. Allen (2016): Modelling glacier-bed overdeepenings and possible future lakes for the glaciers in the Himalaya-Karakoram region, Annals of Glaciology, 57, 119-130.
  • Charalampidis, C., D. van As, J. E. Box, M. R. van den Broeke, W. T. Colgan, S. H. Doyle, A. L. Hubbard, M. MacFerrin, H. Machguth and C. J. P. P. Smeets (2015): Changing surface-atmosphere energy exchange and refreezing capacity of the lower accumulation area, west Greenland, The Cryosphere, 9, 2163-2181,
  • Schaefer, M., H. Machguth, M. Falvey, G. Cassasa and E. Rignot (2015): Quantifying mass balance processes on the Southern Patagonian Icefield, The Cryosphere, 9, 25-35.
  • Frey, H., H. Machguth, M. Huss, S. Bajracharya, T. Bolch, C. Huggel, A. Kulkarni, A. Linsbauer, N. Salzmann, M. Stoffel (2014): Ice volumes in the Himalaya-Karakoram region: evaluating different assessment methods, The Cryosphere, 8, 2313-2333.
  • Gärtner-Roer, I., K. Naegeli, M. Huss, T. Knecht, H. Machguth and M. Zemp (2014): A database of worldwide glacier thickness observations, Global and Planetary Change, 122, 330-344.
  • Machguth, H. and M. Huss (2014): The length of the world's glaciers – a new approach for the global calculation of center lines, The Cryosphere, 8, 1741-1755.
  • Machguth, H. (2014): Atmospheric science: Glaciers between two drivers, Nature Climate Change, 4, 12-13.
  • Machguth, H., P. Rastner, T. Bolch, N. Mölg, L. S. Sørensen, G. Aðalgeirsdottir, J. van Angelen, M. van den Broeke and X. Fettweis (2013): Future sea level rise contribution of Greenland’s glaciers and ice caps, Environmental Research Letters, 8, 025005.
  • van As, D. and 15 others (including H. Machguth) (2013): Darkening of the Greenland ice sheet due to the melt albedo feedback observed at PROMICE weather stations. Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 2013, 25, 69-72.
  • Herren, P-A., A. Eichler, H. Machguth, T. Papina, L. Tobler, A. Zapf and M. Schwikowski (2013): The onset of Neoglaciation 6000 years ago in western Mongolia revealed by an ice core from Tsambagarav glacier, Quarternary Science Reviews, 69, 59-68.
  • Bolch, T., L. S. Sørensen, S. B. Simonsen N. Mölg, H. Machguth, P. Rastner and F. Paul (2013): Mass loss of Greenland's glaciers and ice caps 2003-2008 revealed from ICESat data, Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 875-881 
  • Schaefer, M., H. Machguth, M. Falvey and G. Casassa (2013): Modelling the surface mass balance of the Northern Patagonian Icefield, Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 571-588.
  • Linsbauer, A., F. Paul, H. Machguth and W. Haeberli (2013): Comparing three different methods to model scenarios of future glacier change for the entire Swiss Alps, Annals of Glaciology, 54, 241-253.
  • Ahlstrøm, A. P., S. B. Andersen, M. L. Andersen, H. Machguth, F. M. Nick, I. Joughin, C. H. Reijmer, R. S. W. van de Wal, J. P. Merryman Boncori, J. E. Box, M. Citterio, D. van As, R. S. Fausto and A. Hubbard (2013): Seasonal velocities of eight major marine-terminating outlet glaciers of the Greenland ice sheet from continuous in situ GPS instruments, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 5, 277-287.
  • Barrand, N. E., H. Machguth and J. O. Hagen (2013): Observing Changes in Near-Polar Glaciers in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres, Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, 94, 208.
  • Salzmann, N., H. Machguth and A. Linsbauer (2012): The Swiss Alpine glacier’s response to the “2 °C air temperature target”, Environmental Research Letters, 7, 044001.
  • Rastner, P., T. Bolch, N. Mölg, H. Machguth, R. Le Bris and F. Paul (2012): The first complete inventory of the local glaciers and ice caps on Greenland, The Cryosphere, 6, 1483-1495.
  • Machguth, H., W. Haeberli and F. Paul (2012): Mass balance parameters derived from a synthetic network of mass balance glaciers, Journal of Glaciology, 58, 965-979.
  • Fausto, R. S., D. van As, A. P. Ahlstrøm, S. B. Andersen, M. L. Andersen, M. Citterio, K. Edelvang, S. H. Larsen, H. Machguth, S. Nielsen and A. Weidick (2012): Ablation records for 2008-2011 from the Programme for Monitoring of the Greenland Ice Sheet (PROMICE), Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 26, 73-76.
  • Van As, D., R. S. Fausto, A. P. Ahlstrøm, S. B. Andersen, M. L. Andersen, M. Citterio, K. Edelvang, P. Gravesen, H. Machguth, F. M. Nick, S. Nielsen and A. Weidick (2011):  Temperature and ablation records from the Programme for Monitoring of the Greenland Ice Sheet (PROMICE), Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 23, 73-76.
  • Machguth, H., F. Paul, S. Kotlarski and M. Hoelzle (2009): Calculating distributed glacier mass balance for the Swiss Alps from RCM output: A methodical description and interpretation of the results, Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D19106.
  • Paul, F., H. Escher-Vetter and H. Machguth (2009): Comparison of mass balances for Vernagtferner obtained from direct measurements and distributed modelling. Annals of Glaciology, 50, 169-177.
  • Machguth, H., R. S. Purves, J. Oerlemans, M. Hoelzle, and F. Paul (2008): Exploring uncertainty in glacier mass balance modelling with Monte Carlo simulation, The Cryosphere, 2, 191-204.
  • Machguth, H., O. Eisen, F. Paul and M. Hoelzle (2006): Strong spatial variability of snow accumulation observed with helicopter-borne GPR on two adjacent Alpine glaciers, Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L13503.
  • Machguth, H., F. Paul, M. Hoelzle and W. Haeberli (2006): Distributed glacier mass-balance modelling as an important component of modern multi-level glacier monitoring, Annals of Glaciology, 43, 335-343.
  • Ceballos J. L., C. Euscategui, J. Ramirez, M. Cañon, C. Huggel, W. Haeberli and H. Machguth (2006): Fast shrinking of tropical glaciers in Colombia. Annals of Glaciology, 43, 194-201.
  • Paul, F., H. Machguth and A. Kääb (2005): On the impact of glacier albedo under conditions of extreme glacier melt: the summer of 2003 in the Alps, in: EARSeL eProceedings, 4, 139-148.

 

Books and Theses 

  • WGMS, (2015): Global Glacier Change Bulletin no. 1 (2012-2013), Zemp, M., Gärtner-Roer, I., Nussbaumer, S.U., Hüsler, F., Machguth, H., Mölg, N., Paul, F., Hoelzle, M., eds., Global Glacier Change Bulletin, Volume 1: Zürich, ICSU(WDS)/IUGG(IACS)/ UNEP/UNESCO/WMO, World Glacier Monitoring Service, p. 230.
  • Machguth, H. (2008): On the Use of RCM Data and Gridded Climatologies for Regional Scale Glacier Mass Balance Modelling in High Mountain Topography; The Example of the Swiss Alps. PhD Thesis, University of Zurich, 196pp. PDF
  • Machguth, H. and S. Margreth (Eds.) (2005): Baikal Exkursion 2004, ein wissenschaftlicher Überblick zum Baikal-Raum und Reisebericht (The Baikal Excursion 2004; a Scientific Overview of the Baikal Area and Travellogue), Schriftenreihe Physische Geographie, 46, Geographisches Institut Universität Zürich, 143 pp. (In German).
  • Machguth, H. Messung und Modellierung der Massenbilanzverteilung auf Gletschern der Schweizer Alpen (Measuring and modelling the mass balance distribution of glaciers in the Swiss Alps), Diploma Thesis (equivalent to MSc Thesis), University of Zurich, 158 pp. (In German).

 

Book chapters

  • Nussbaumer, S. U., M. Huss, H. Machguth and D. Steiner (2016): Gletscherentwicklung und Klimawandel – von der Vergangenheit in die Zukunft, in: Zumbühl, H. J., S. U. Nussbaumer, H. Holzhauser and R. Wolf (eds.); Die Grindelwaldgletscher, Kunst und Wissenschaft. Haupt Verlag, Bern.
  • Jóhannesson, T. and 16 co-authors (including H. Machguth) (2011): Hydropower, Snow and Ice, In: Thorsteinsson, T. and H. Björnsson (eds.); Climate Change and Energy Systems, Impacts, Risks and Adaptation in the Nordic and Baltic countries, Nordic Council of Ministers, Copenhagen.
  • Paul, F., H. Machguth, M. Hoelzle, N. Salzmann and W. Haeberli (2007): Alpine-wide distributed glacier mass balance modelling: a tool for assessing future glacier change? In: Orlove, B., Wiegandt, E. and Luckman, B. (Eds.): The Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat in Scientific and Social Context. University of California Press.

 

Other publications

  • Machguth, H, and D. Cohen (2016): Estimating the Surface Mass Balance Gradient of the Rhine Glacier at the Last Glacial Maximum, Technical Report, National Cooperative for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste (Nagra), Wettingen, Switzerland, 26p.
  • Colgan, W., Machguth, H. and Ahlstrøm, A. P. (2014): Data Rescue: Greenland Surface Mass Budget Database, PROMICE Newsletter No. 7, Andersen, S. B. (Ed.).
  • Andersen, M. L., and 50 others (including H. Machguth) (2014): Interim report of dynamic changes of land ice in the Arctic and North-Atlantic region. In: Ahlstrøm, A. P. (ed.), Report from the Nordic centre of excellence SVALI.
  • Andersen, S. B., L. M. Andreassen, H. Björnsson, M. Citterio, R. Forsberg, S. Gudmundsson, J. O. Hagen, S. M. Hvidegaard, P. Jansson, T. Johanneson, J. Kohler, H. Machguth, F. Palsson and L. S. Sørensen (2012): Interim report of current rates of changes of land ice in the Arctic and North Atlantic region - Stability and Variations of Arctic Land Ice (SVALI).
  • Machguth, H., M. Schwikowski, P.-A. Herren, B. Rufibach, T. Papina, E. Mitrofanova, T. Uskov and O. Demberel (2012): Sutai Uul Mountain (4210 m a.s.l.), a potential second ice core drilling site in the Mongolian Altai? Annual Report 2011 of the Laboratory of Radiochemistry and Environmental Chemistry, PSI-ETH and University of Bern.
  • Machguth, H., (2011): Mass balance of Findelengletscher 2004-2007, In: Bauder, A. and C. Ryser (eds.); Glaciological Report No. 127/128, The Swiss Glaciers 2005/06 and 2006/07. Cryospherical Commission (EKK) of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT).
  • Citterio, M., R. S. Fausto and H. Machguth (2011): Glaciological hydropower feasibility in the Qasigiannguit area, West Greenland: Technical report. Geological survey of Denmark and Greenland, Ministry of Energy and Climate, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Machguth, H., and A. Ahlstrøm (2010): Ice Sheet Surface Mass Balance at Paakitsôq, West Greenland, derived from future scenario regional climate model data. Technical report, Geological survey of Denmark and Greenland, Ministry of Energy and Climate, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Schwikowski M., H. W. Gäggeler, P.-A. Herren, B. Rufibach, M. Schläppi, M. Sigl, H. Machguth, T. Papina, N. Malygina, E. Mitrofanova, T. Uskov (2010): First ice core from the Mongolian Altai, Annual Report 2009 of the Laboratory of Radiochemistry and Environmental Chemistry, PSI-ETH and University of Bern.
  • Herren, P.-A., H. W. Gäggeler, B. Rufibach, M. Schläppi, M.Sigl, M. Schwikowski, H. Machguth, T. Papina, N. Malygina, E. Mitrofanova, T. Uskov (2010): First results from an ice core of the Mongolian Altai, Annual Report 2009 of the Laboratory of Radiochemistry and Environmental Chemistry, PSI-ETH and University of Bern.
  • Machguth, H. (2009): Distributed glacier mass balance for the Swiss Alps from regional climate model output: method development and the influence of bias correction, in Jóhannesson, T. (ed.); Nordic Branch meeting of the International Glaciological Society, Höfn in Hornafjörður, Iceland, October 29–31, 2009.
  • Machguth, H., F. Paul, M. Hoelzle and W. Haeberli (2008): Modelling mass-balance distribution over glacierized mountain ranges. In: Glaciological Report No. 123/124, The Swiss Glaciers 2001/02 and 2002/03. Glaciological Commission (GC) of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SAS) and Laboratory of Hydraulics and Glaciology at ETH Zurich (VAW/ETHZ), 59 -64.


 

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