Open-Source Calving Model

Open-Source Calving Model

Joe has uploaded the calving models he developed during his PhD into the Elmer/Ice repository on Github. There’s a 2D and a 3D version, so if…

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STAG@EGU2017

STAG@EGU2017

St Andrews Glaciology will be out in force at EGU 2017. Doug will be discussing and comparing various calving models, Heidi will be theorising on the…

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Unexpected 'surge' of a Svalbard tidewater glacier

Unexpected ‘surge’ of a Svalbard tidewater glacier

Most Svalbard surges are unexpected. After decades of inactivity, Svalbard glaciers can suddenly pick up speed and transform a smooth, safe snowmobile or skiing route…

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Meet the Glaciologists

Meet the Glaciologists

We kicked off our glaciology group with a “Meet the Glaciologists” seminar session in the Department of Geography and Sustainable Development today. Doug discussed the…

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