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Here is the list of peer-reviewed papers presenting developments or applications using The MAR Model.


Donat-Magnin, M., Jourdain, N. C., Kittel, C., Agosta, C., Amory, C., Gallée, H., Krinner, G., Chekki, M.

Future ice-sheet surface mass balance and melting in the Amundsen region, West Antarctica (2021) The Cryosphere, 15, 571–593. See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-15-571-2021

Kittel, C., Amory, C., Agosta, C., Jourdain, N. C., Hofer, S., Delhasse, A., Doutreloup, S., Huot, P.-V., Lang, C., Fichefet, T., and Fettweis, X.

Diverging future surface mass balance between the Antarctic ice shelves and grounded ice sheet (2021), The Cryosphere, 15, 1215–1236,


Kowalewski, S., Helm, V., Morris, E. M., and Eisen, O.

The regional-scale surface mass balance of Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica, over the period 2005–2014, derived from airborne radar soundings and neutron probe measurements (2021), The Cryosphere, 15, 1285–1305,



Damseaux, A., Fettweis, X., Lambert, M., Cornet, Y.

Representation of the rain shadow effect in Patagonia using an orographic derived regional climate model (2020), International Journal of Climatology, 40(3), 1769-1783. See article

DOI: 10.1002/joc.6300

Chagnaud, G., Gallée, H., Lebel, T., Panthou, G., and Vischel, T.

A Boundary Forcing Sensitivity Analysis of the West African Monsoon Simulated by the Modèle Atmosphérique Régional (2020). Atmosphere, 11(2), 191. See article

DOI: 10.3390/atmos11020191

Donat-Magnin, M., Jourdain, N. C., Gallée, H., Amory, C., Kittel, C., Fettweis, X., Wille, J. D., Favier, V., Drira, A. and Agosta, C.

Interannual variability of summer surface mass balance and surface melting in the Amundsen sector, West Antarctica (2020). The Cryosphere, 14, 229–249, See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-14-229-2020

Mattingly, K. S., Mote, T. L., Fettweis, X., van As, D., Van Tricht, K., Lhermitte, S., Pattersen, C. and Fausto, R. S.

Strong summer atmospheric rivers trigger Greenland ice sheet melt through spatially varying surface energy balance and cloud regimes (2020). Journal of Climate, 33(16), 6809-6832. See article

DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0835.1

Delhasse, A., Kittel, C., Amory, C., Hofer, S., As, D. V., S Fausto, R. and Fettweis, X.

Brief communication: Evaluation of the near-surface climate in ERA5 over the Greenland Ice Sheet (2020). The Cryosphere, 14(3), 957-965. See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-14-957-2020

Wyard, C., Scholzen, C., Doutreloup, S., Hallot, É. and Fettweis, X.

Future evolution of the hydroclimatic conditions favouring floods in the south?east of Belgium by 2100 using a regional climate model (2020). International Journal of Climatology, in press. See article

DOI: 10.1002/joc.6642

Tedesco, M. and Fettweis, X.

Unprecedented atmospheric conditions (1948–2019) drive the 2019 exceptional melting season over the Greenland ice sheet (2020). The Cryosphere, 14, 1209–1223See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-14-1209-2020

Wang, S., Tedesco, M., Alexander, P., Xu, M. and Fettweis, X.

Quantifying spatiotemporal variability of glacier algal blooms and the impact on surface albedo in southwestern Greenland (2020). The Cryosphere, 14(8), 2687-2713. See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-14-2687-2020

Hahn, L. C., Storelvmo, T., Hofer, S., Parfitt, R. and Ummenhofer, C. C.

Importance of Orography for Greenland Cloud and Melt Response to Atmospheric Blocking (2020). Journal of Climate, 33(10), 4187-4206See article

DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0527.1

Wang, Y., Hou, S., Ding, M. and Sun, W.

On the performance of twentieth century reanalysis products for Antarctic snow accumulation (2020). Climate Dynamics, 54, 435–455See article

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-019-05008-4

Servettaz, A. P., Orsi, A. J., Curran, M. A., Moy, A. D., Landais, A., Agosta, C., Winton, V. H. L., Touzeau, A., McConnell, J. R., Werner, M. and Baroni, M.

Snowfall and water stable isotope variability in East Antarctica controlled by warm synoptic events (2020). Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 125(17), e2020JD032863. See article

DOI: 10.1029/2020JD032863

Otosaka, I., N., Shepherd, A., Casal, T. G. D., Coccia, A., Davidson, M., Di Bella, A., Fettweis, X., Forsberg, R., Helm, V., Hogg, A. E., Hvidegaard, S., M., Lemos, A., Macedo, K., Kuipers Munneke, P., Parrinello, T., Simonsen, S. B., Skourup, H. and Sørensen, L. S.

Surface melting drives fluctuations in airborne radar penetration in West Central Greenland (2020). Geophysical Research Letters, 47(17), e2020GL088293. See article

DOI: 10.1029/2020GL088293

Goelzer, H., Noël, B. P. Y., Edwards, T. L., Fettweis, X., Gregory, J. M., Lipscomb, W. H., van de Wal, R. S. W. and van den Broeke, M. R.

Remapping of Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance anomalies for large ensemble sea-level change projections (2020). The Cryosphere, 14(6), 1747-1762. See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-14-1747-2020

Goelzer, H., Nowicki, S., Payne, A., Larour, E., Seroussi, H., Lipscomb, W. H. and others...

The future sea-level contribution of the Greenland ice sheet: a multi-model ensemble study of ISMIP6 (2020). The Cryosphere, 14(9), 3071-3096. See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-14-3071-2020

Fettweis, X., Hofer, S., Krebs-Kanzow, U., Amory, C., Aoki, T., Berends, C. J., Born, A., Box, J. E., Delhasse, A., Fujita, K., Gierz, P., Goelzer, H., Hanna, E., Hashimoto, A., Huybrechts, P., Kapsch, M.-L., King, M. D., Kittel, C., Lang, C., Langen, P. L., Lenaerts, J. T. M., Liston, G. E., Lohmann, G., Mernild, S. H., Mikolajewicz, U., Modali, K., Mottram, R. H., Niwano, M., Noël, B., Ryan, J. C., Smith, A., Streffing, J., Tedesco, M., van de Berg, W. J., van den Broeke, M., van de Wal, R. S. W., van Kampenhout, L., Wilton, D., Wouters, B., Ziemen, F., and Zolles, T.

GrSMBMIP: intercomparison of the modelled 1980–2012 surface mass balance over the Greenland Ice Sheet, The Cryosphere, 14, 3935–3958, 2020. See article


Byeong Hoon Kim, Ki Weon Seo, Jooyoung Eom, Jianli Chen, & Clark R. Wilson

Antarctic ice mass variations from 1979 to 2017 driven by anomalous precipitation accumulation (2020). Sci. Rep., 10(1):20366, See article

DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-77403-5


Agosta, C., Amory, C., Kittel, C., Orsi, A., Favier, V., Gallée, H., van den Broeke, M. R., Lenaerts, J. T. M., van Wessem, J. M., van de Berg, W. J., and Fettweis, X.

Estimation of the Antarctic surface mass balance using the regional climate model MAR (1979–2015) and identification of dominant processes (2019). The Cryosphere, 13, 281-296, See article.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-2018-76

Riihelä A.,. King .M. D., and Anttila K.

The surface albedo of the Greenland Ice Sheet between 1982 and 2015 from the CLARA-A2 dataset and its relationship to the ice sheet's surface mass balance. (2019). The Cryosphere, 13, 2597–2614, See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-13-2597-2019

Slater, D. A., Straneo, F., Felikson, D., Little, C. M., Goelzer, H., Fettweis, X., and Holte, J.

Estimating Greenland tidewater glacier retreat driven by submarine melting (2019). The Cryosphere, 13, 2489–2509, See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-13-2489-2019

MacFerrin, M., Machguth, H., van As, D., Charalampidis, C., Stevens, C., Heilig, A., Vandecrux, B., Langen, P., Mottram, R., Fettweis, X., van den Broeke, M., Pfeffer, W.T., Moussavi, M.S., Abdalati W.

Rapid expansion of Greenland’s low-permeability ice slabs (2019), Nature, 573, 403–407, See article

DOI: 10.1038/s41586-019-1550-3

Ballinger, T. J., Mote, T. L., Mattingly, K., Bliss, A. C., Hanna, E., van As, D., Prieto, M., Gharehchahi, S., Fettweis, X., Noël, B., Smeets, P. C. J. P., Reijmer, C. H., Ribergaard, M. H., and Cappelen, J.

Greenland Ice Sheet late-season melt: investigating multiscale drivers of K-transect events (2019), The Cryosphere, 13, 2241–2257, See article.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-13-2241-2019

Akperov, M., Rinke, A., Mokhov, I., Semenov, V., Parfenova, M., Matthes, H., Adakudlu, M., Boberg, F., Christensen, J., Dembitskaya, M., Dethloff, K., Fettweis, X., Gutjahr, O., Heinemann, G., Koenigk, T., Koldunov, N., Laprise, R., Mottram, R., Nikiéma, O., Sein, D. , Sobolowski, S., Winger, K., Zhang, W.

Future projections of cyclone activity in the Arctic for the 21st century from regional climate models (Arctic-CORDEX) (2019), Global and Planetary Change, 182, 103005, See article

DOI: j.gloplacha.2019.103005

Verfaillie, D., Favier, V., Gallée, H., Fettweis, X, Agosta, C., Jomelli, V.

Regional modeling of surface mass balance on the Cook Ice Cap, Kerguelen Islands (2019), Climate Dynamics, 53, 5909–5925, See article

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-019-04904-z

Colgan, W., Mankoff, K., Kjeldsen, K., Bjørk, A., Box, J., Simonsen, S., Sørensen, L., Khan, S.A., Solgaard, A., Forsberg, A., Skourup, H., Stenseng, L., Kristensen, S., Hvidegaard, S., Citterio, M., Karlsson, N., Fettweis, X., Ahlstrøm, A., Andersen, S., van As, D., Fausto, R.

Greenland ice sheet mass balance assessed by PROMICE (1995–2015) (2019), GEUS Bulletin, 43, See article

DOI: 10.34194/GEUSB-201943-02-01

Hofer, S., Tedstone, A., Fettweis, X., Bamber, J.

Cloud microphysics and circulation anomalies control differences in future Greenland melt (2019), Nature Climate Change, 9, 523–528, See article

DOI: 10.1038/s41558-019-0507-8

Doutreloup, S., Kittel, C. , Wyard, C. , Belleflamme, A., Amory, C. , Erpicum, M., Fettweis, X.

Precipitation Evolution over Belgium by 2100 and Sensitivity to Convective Schemes Using the Regional Climate Model MAR (2019), Atmosphere, 10(321), See article

DOI: 10.3390/atmos10060321

Radu, D.C., Berger, M., Fonteneau, R., Hardy, S., Fettweis, X., Le Du, M., Panciatici, P., Balea, L., Ernst, D.

Complementarity Assessment of South Greenland Katabatic Flows and West Europe Wind Regimes (2019), Energy, 175, 393-401, See article

DOI: 10.1016/

Datta, R.T., Tedesco, M., Fettweis, X., Agosta, C., Lhermitte, S., Lenaerts, J., Wever, N.

The Effect of Foehn?Induced Surface Melt on Firn Evolution Over the Northeast Antarctic Peninsula (2019), Geophysical Research Letters, 46, See article

DOI: 10.1029/2018GL080845

Le clec'h, S., Charbit, S., Quiquet, A., Fettweis, X., Dumas, C., Kageyama, M., Wyard, C., and Ritz, C.

Assessment of the Greenland ice sheet–atmosphere feedbacks for the next century with a regional atmospheric model coupled to an ice sheet model (2019), The Cryosphere, 13, 373–395, See article

DOI: 10.5194/tc-13-373-2019

Alexander, P., LeGrande, A., Fischer, E., Tedesco, M., Fettweis, X., Kelley, M., Nowicki, S., Schmidt, G.

Simulated Greenland Surface Mass Balance in the GISS ModelE2 GCM: Role of the Ice Sheet Surface (2019), Journal of Geophysical Research, 124(3), 750-765, See article

DOI: 10.1029/2018JF004772

Bevis, M., Harig, C., Khan, S., Brown, A., Simons, F., Willis, M., Fettweis, X., van den Broeke, M., Madsen, F., Kendrick, E., Caccamise, D., van Dam, T., Knudsen, P., Nylen, T.

Accelerating changes in ice mass within Greenland, and the ice sheet’s sensitivity to atmospheric forcing (2019), PNAS

DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1806562116

Wille, J. D., Favier, V., Dufour, A., Gorodetskaya, I. V., Turner, J., Agosta, C. and Codron, F.

West Antarctic surface melt triggered by atmospheric rivers (2019). Nature Geoscience, 12(11), 911-916See article

DOI: 10.1038/s41561-019-0460-1

Shepherd, A, Ivins, E, Velicogna, I, Broeke, MVD, Whitehouse, PL, Joughin, I, Briggs, K, Krinner, G, Nowicki, S, Payne, T, Scambos, T, Schlegel, N, Geruo, A, Agosta, C, Ahlstrøm, A, Babonis, G, Barletta, V, Blazquez, A, Bonin, J, Csatho, B, Cullather, R, Felikson, D, Fettweis, X, Forsberg, R, Gallée, H, Gardner, A, Gilberg, L, Groh, A, Gunter, B, Edward, H, Harig, C, Helm, V, Horvath, A, Horwath, M, Shfaqat, K, Kjeldsen, KK, Konrad, H, Langen, P, Lecavalier, B, Loomis, B, Luthcke, SB, McMillian, M, Melini, D, Mernild, JSH, Mohajerani, Y, Moore, P, Mouginot, J, Moyano, G, Muir, A, Nagler, T, Nield, G, Nilsson, J, Noel, B, Otosaka, I, Pattle, ME, Peltier, RW, Pie, N, Rietbroek, R, Rott, H, Sandberg-Sørensen, L, Sasgen, I, Save, H, Scheuchi, B, Schrama, E, Schröder, L, Seo, K-W, Simonsen, S, Slater, T, Spada, G, Sutterly, T, Talpe, M, Tarasov, L, van de Berg, WJ, van der Wal, W, van Wessem, M, Vishwakarma, BD, Wiese, D, Wouters, B.

Mass balance of the Greenland Ice Sheet from 1992 to 2018 (2019). Nature, 579, 233–239. See article

DOI: 10.1038/s41586-019-1855-2


The IMBIE team, including Agosta, C., Gallée, H. and Fettweis, X.

Mass balance of the Antarctic Ice Sheet from 1992 to 2017 (2018). Nature, 558, 219–222. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1038/s41586-018-0179-y

Kittel C., Amory C., Agosta C., Delhasse A., Huot P.-V., Doutreloup S., Wyard C., Fichefet T., & Fettweis X.

Sensitivity of the current Antarctic surface mass balance to sea surface conditions using MAR. The Cryosphere, 3827-3839, doi:10.5194/tc-12-3827-2018.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-3827-2018

Trusel L., Das S., Osman M., Evans M., Smith B., Fettweis X., McConnell J., Noël, B., van den Broeke M.R.

Nonlinear rise in Greenland runoff in response to post-industrial Arctic warming (2018). Nature564, 104–108. doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0752-4.

DOI: 10.1038/s41586-018-0752-4

Delhasse A., Fettweis X., Kittel C., Amory C., & Agosta C.

Brief communication: Impact of the recent atmospheric circulation change in summer on the future surface mass balance of the Greenland ice sheet. The Cryosphere, 12, 3409-3418, doi:10.5194/tc-12-3409-2018.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-3409-2018

Datta R.T., Tedesco M., Agosta C., Fettweis X., Kuipers Munneke P., & van den Broeke M.R.

Melting over the East Antarctic Peninsula (1999-2009): evaluation of a high-resolution regional climate model. The Cryosphere, 12, 2901-2922, doi:10.5194/tc-12-2901-2018.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-2901-2018

Pattyn F.; Ritz C.; Hanna E.; Asay-Davis X.; DeConto R.; Durand G.; Favier L.; Fettweis X. Goelzer H.; Golledge N.; Kuipers Munneke P.; Lenaerts J.; Nowicki S.; Payne A.; Robinson A.; Seroussi H.; Trusel L.; van den Broeke M.R.

The Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets under 1.5 °C global warming (2018). Nature Climate Change, 8, 1758-6798.  doi:10.1038/s41558-018-0305-8.

DOI: 10.1038/s41558-018-0305-8

Ran J., Vizcaino M., Ditmar P., van den Broeke M., Moon T., Steger C., Enderlin E., Wouters B., Noël B., Reijmer C., Klees R., Zhong M., Liu L., Fettweis X.

Seasonal mass variations show timing and magnitude of meltwater storage in the Greenland Ice Sheet (2018). The Cryosphere, 12, 2981-2999. doi:10.5194/tc-12-2981-2018.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-2981-2018

Hanna E., Fettweis, X., and Hall R. J.

Brief communication: Recent changes in summer Greenland blocking captured by none of the CMIP5 models (2018). The Cryosphere, 12, 3287-3292. 10.5194/tc-12-3287-2018.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-3287-2018

Termonia P., Van Schaeybroeck B., De Cruz L., De Troch R., Caluwaerts S., Giot O., Hamdi R., Vannitsem S., Duchêne F., Willems P., Tabari H., Van Uytven E., Hosseinzadehtalaei P., Van Lipzig N., Wouters H., Vanden Broucke S., van Ypersele J.-P., Marbaix P., Villaunueva-Birriel C., Fettweis X., Wyard C., Scholzen C., Doutreloup S., De Ridder K., Gobbin A., Lauwaet D., Stavrakou T., Bauwens M., Müller J.-F., Luyten P., Ponsar S., Van den Eynde D., Pottiaux E.

The initiative as a foundation for climate services in Belgium (2018). Climate Services, 11, 49-61. doi:10.1016/j.cliser.2018.05.001.

DOI: 10.1016/j.cliser.2018.05.001

Mattingly K.S., Mote T., Fettweis X.

Atmospheric river impacts on Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance (2018). Journal of Geophysical Research. Atmospheres, 123 (16), 8538-8560. doi:10.1029/2018JD028714.

DOI: 10.1029/2018JD028714

Sutterley T., Velicogna I., Fettweis X., Rignot E., Noël B., van den Broeke M.R.

Evaluation of Reconstructions of Snow/Ice Melt in Greenland by Regional Atmospheric Climate Models Using Laser Altimetry Data (2018). Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 8324–8333. doi:10.1029/2018gl078645.

DOI: 10.1029/2018gl078645

Navari M., Margulis S., Tedesco M., Fettweis X., Alexander P.

Improving Greenland surface mass balance estimates through the assimilation of MODIS albedo: a case study along the K-transect (2018). Geophysical Research Letters, 45 (13), 6549-6556. doi:10.1029/2018GL078448.

DOI: 10.1029/2018GL078448

Heilig A., Eisen O., MacFerrin M., Tedesco M., Fettweis X.

Seasonal monitoring of melt and accumulation within the deep percolation zone of the Greenland Ice Sheet and comparison with simulations of regional climate modeling (2018). The Cryosphere, 12, 1851-1866. doi:10.5194/tc-12-1851-2018

DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-1851-2018

Leeson A., Eastoe E., Fettweis X.

Extreme temperature events on Greenland in observations and the MAR regional climate model (2018). The Cryosphere, 12, 1091-1102. doi:10.5194/tc-12-1091-2018.

DOI: 10.5194/tc-12-1091-2018

Akperov M., Rinke A., Mokhov I., Matthes H., Semenov V., Adakudlu M., Cassano J., Christensen J., Dembitskaya M., Dethloff K., Fettweis X. , Glisan J., Gutjahr O., Heinemann G., Koenigk T., Koldunov N., Laprise R., Mottram R., Nikiéma O., Scinocca J., Sein D., Sobolowski S., Winger K., Zhang W.

Cyclone Activity in the Arctic From an Ensemble of Regional Climate Models (Arctic CORDEX) (2018). Journal of Geophysical Research. Atmospheres,  123, 2537–2554. Link to paper.

DOI: 10.1002/2017JD027703

Biette, M., Jomelli, V., Favier, V., Chenet, M., Agosta C., Fettweis, X., Ho Tong Minh, D., Ose, K.

Estimation des températures au début du dernier millénaire dans l’ouest du Groenland : résultats préliminaires issus de l’application d’un modèle glaciologique de type degré?jour sur le glacier du Lyngmarksbræen. Géomorphologie : relief, processus, environnement, 24, 1, Link to paper.

DOI: 10.4000/geomorphologie.11977

Wyard, C., Doutreloup, S., Belleflamme, A., Wild, M., Fettweis, X.

Global Radiative Flux and Cloudiness Variability for the Period 1959–2010 in Belgium: A Comparison between Reanalyses and the Regional Climate Model MAR Atmosphere, 9 (7), 262, doi:10.3390/atmos9070262.

DOI: 10.3390/atmos9070262


Meyssignac, B., Slangen, A. A., Melet, A., Church, J. A., Fettweis, X., Marzeion, B., Agosta, C., Ligtenberg, S. R. M., Spada, G., Richter, K., Palmer, M. D., Roberts, C. D and Champollion, N:

Evaluating Model Simulations of Twentieth-Century Sea-Level Rise. Part II: Regional Sea-Level Changes. Journal of Climate. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0112.1

Meyssignac, B., Fettweis, X., Chevrier, R., and Spada, G:

Regional Sea Level Changes for the Twentieth and the Twenty-First Centuries Induced by the Regional Variability in Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Mass Loss. Journal of Climate, 30(6), 2011-2028. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0337.1

Hofer, Stefan and Tedstone, Andrew J. and Fettweis, Xavier and Bamber, Jonathan L:

Decreasing cloud cover drives the recent mass loss on the Greenland Ice Sheet. Science Advances, Vol 3, N°6. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1700584

Fettweis, X., Box, J. E., Agosta, C., Amory, C., Kittel, C., Lang, C., van As, D., Machguth, H. and Gallée, H:

Reconstructions of the 1900--2015 Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance using the regional climate MAR model (2017). The Cryosphere, 11(2), 1015. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-11-1015-2017

Goursaud, S., Masson-Delmotte, V., Favier, V., Preunkert, S., Fily, M., Gallée, H., Jourdain, B., Legrand, M., Magand, O., Minster, B. and Werner, M:

A 60-year ice-core record of regional climate from Adélie Land, coastal Antarctica. The Cryosphere, 11(1), 343-362 Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-11-343-2017

Wyard, C., Scholzen, C., Fettweis, X., Van Campenhout, J., and François, L:

Decrease in climatic conditions favouring floods in the south east of Belgium over 1959–2010 using the regional climate model MAR. International Journal of Climatology, 37(5), 2782-2796. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1002/joc.4879

Genthon, C., Piard, L., Vignon, E., Madeleine, J. B., Casado, M. and Gallée, H:

Atmospheric moisture supersaturation in the near-surface atmosphere at Dome C, Antarctic Plateau. Chemistry and Physics, 17(1), 691-704. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/acp-17-691-2017

Tedstone, A. J., Bamber, J. L., Cook, J. M., Williamson, C. J., Fettweis, X., Hodson, A. J. and Tranter, M:

Dark ice dynamics of the south-west Greenland Ice Sheet. Cryosphere Discussions. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-2017-79

Le clec'h, S. and Fettweis, X. and Quiquet, A. and Dumas, C. and Kageyama, M. and Charbit, S. and Wyard, C. and Ritz, C.

Assessment of the Greenland ice sheet -- atmosphere feedbacks for
the next century with a regional atmospheric model fully coupled to
an ice sheet model.
The Cryosphere Discussions (2017),pp. 1-31. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-2017-230


Legrand, M., Preunkert, S., Savarino, J., Frey, M.M., Kukui, A., Helmig, D., Jourdain, B., Jones, A.E., Weller, R., Brough, N., Gallée, H :

Inter-annual variability of surface ozone at coastal (Dumont d'Urville, 2004-2014) and inland (Concordia, 2007-2014) sites in East Antarctica. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2016), 16 (12), pp. 8053-8069. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/acp-16-8053-2016

Schlegel, N.-J., Wiese, D.N., Larour, E.Y., Watkins, M.M., Box, J.E., Fettweis, X., Van Den Broeke, M.R :

Application of GRACE to the assessment of model-based estimates of monthly Greenland Ice Sheet mass balance (2003-2012). Cryosphere (2016), 10 (5), pp. 1965-1989. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-10-1965-2016

Favier, V., Verfaillie, D., Berthier, E., Menegoz, M., Jomelli, V., Kay, J.E., Ducret, L., Malbéteau, Y., Brunstein, D., Gallée, H., Park, Y.-H., Rinterknecht, V :

Atmospheric drying as the main driver of dramatic glacier wastage in the southern Indian Ocean. Scientific Reports (2016), 6, art. no. 32396. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1038/srep32396

Koenig, L.S., Ivanoff, A., Alexander, P.M., MacGregor, J.A., Fettweis, X., Panzer, B., Paden, J.D., Forster, R.R., Das, I., McConnell, J.R., Tedesco, M., Leuschen, C., Gogineni, P :

Annual Greenland accumulation rates (2009 2012) from airborne snow radar. Cryosphere (2016), 10 (4), pp. 1739-1752. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-10-1739-2016

Luo, H., Castelao, R.M., Rennermalm, A.K., Tedesco, M., Bracco, A., Yager, P.L., Mote, T.L :

Oceanic transport of surface meltwater from the southern Greenland ice sheet. Nature Geoscience (2016), 9 (7), pp. 528-532. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1038/ngeo2708

Alexander, P.M., Tedesco, M., Schlegel, N.-J., Luthcke, S.B., Fettweis, X., Larour, E :

Greenland Ice Sheet seasonal and spatial mass variability from model simulations and GRACE (2003-2012). Cryosphere (2016), 10 (3), pp. 1259-1277. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-10-1259-2016

Chen, L., Fettweis, X., Knudsen, E.M., Johannessen, O.M :

Impact of cyclonic and anticyclonic activity on Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance variation during 1980–2013. International Journal of Climatology (2016), 36 (10), pp. 3423-3433. Link to paper

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Tedesco, M., Mote, T., Fettweis, X., Hanna, E., Jeyaratnam, J., Booth, J.F., Datta, R., Briggs, K :

Arctic cut-off high drives the poleward shift of a new Greenland melting record. Nature Communications (2016), 7, art. no. 11723. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11723

Tedesco, M., Doherty, S., Fettweis, X., Alexander, P., Jeyaratnam, J., Stroeve, J :

The darkening of the Greenland ice sheet: Trends, drivers, and projections (1981-2100). Cryosphere (2016), 10 (2), pp. 477-496. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-10-477-2016


Amory, C., Trouvilliez, A., Gallée, H., Favier, V., Naaim-Bouvet, F., Genthon, C., Agosta, C., Piard, L., Bellot, H :

Comparison between observed and simulated aeolian snow mass fluxes in Adélie Land, East Antarctica. Cryosphere (2015), 9 (4), pp. 1373-1383. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-9-1373-2015

Gallée, H., Barral, H., Vignon, E., Genthon, C :

A case study of a low-level jet during OPALE. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2015), 15 (11), pp. 6237-6246. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/acp-15-6237-2015

Gallée, H., Preunkert, S., Argentini, S., Frey, M.M., Genthon, C., Jourdain, B., Pietroni, I., Casasanta, G., Barral, H., Vignon, E., Amory, C., Legrand, M :

Characterization of the boundary layer at Dome C (East Antarctica) during the OPALE summer campaign. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2015), 15 (11), pp. 6225-6236. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/acp-15-6225-2015

Lang, C., Fettweis, X., Erpicum, M :

Future climate and surface mass balance of Svalbard glaciers in an RCP8.5 climate scenario: A study with the regional climate model MAR forced by MIROC5. Cryosphere (2015), 9 (3), pp. 945-956. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-9-945-2015

Bonne, J.-L., Steen-Larsen, H.C., Risi, C., Werner, M., Sodemann, H., Lacour, J.-L., Fettweis, X., Cesana, G., Delmotte, M., Cattani, O., Vallelonga, P., Kjær, H.A., Clerbaux, C., Sveinbjörnsdõttir, A

The summer 2012 Greenland heat wave: In situ and remote sensing observations of water vapor isotopic composition during an atmospheric river event. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres (2015), 120 (7), pp. 2970-2989. Link to paper

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Verfaillie, D., Favier, V., Dumont, M., Jomelli, V., Gilbert, A., Brunstein, D., Gallée, H., Rinterknecht, V., Menegoz, M., Frenot, Y :

Recent glacier decline in the Kerguelen Islands (49°S, 69°E) derived from modeling, field observations, and satellite data. Journal of Geophysical Research F: Earth Surface (2015), 120 (3), pp. 637-654. Link to paper 

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Lang, C., Fettweis, X., Erpicum, M :

Stable climate and surface mass balance in Svalbard over 1979-2013 despite the Arctic warming. Cryosphere (2015), 9 (1), pp. 83-101. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-9-83-2015

Preunkert, S., Legrand, M., Frey, M.M., Kukui, A., Savarino, J., Gallée, H., King, M., Jourdain, B., Vicars, W., Helmig, D :

Formaldehyde (HCHO) in air, snow, and interstitial air at Concordia (East Antarctic Plateau) in summer. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2015), 15 (12), pp. 6689-6705. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/acp-15-6689-2015

Leeson, A.A., Shepherd, A., Briggs, K., Howat, I., Fettweis, X., Morlighem, M., Rignot, E :

Supraglacial lakes on the Greenland ice sheet advance inland under warming climate. Nature Climate Change (2015), 5 (1), pp. 51-55. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2463

Colgan, W., Abdalati, W., Citterio, M., Csatho, B., Fettweis, X., Luthcke, S., Moholdt, G., Simonsen, S.B., Stober, M :

Hybrid glacier Inventory, Gravimetry and Altimetry (HIGA) mass balance product for Greenland and the Canadian Arctic. Remote Sensing of Environment (2015), 168, pp. 24-39. Link to paper

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Masson-Delmotte, V., Steen-Larsen, H.C., Ortega, P., Swingedouw, D., Popp, T., Vinther, B.M., Oerter, H., Sveinbjornsdottir, A.E., Gudlaugsdottir, H., Box, J.E., Falourd, S., Fettweis, X., Gallée, H.,

Recent changes in north-west Greenland climate documented by NEEM shallow ice core data and simulations, and implications for past temperature reconstructions. Cryosphere (2015), 9 (4), pp. 1481-1504. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-9-1481-2015

Colgan, W., Box, J.E., Andersen, M.L., Fettweis, X., Csathó, B., Fausto, R.S., Van As, D., Wahr, J :

Greenland high-elevation mass balance: Inference and implication of reference period (1961-90) imbalance. Annals of Glaciology (2015), 56 (70), pp. 105-117. Link to paper

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Andersen, M.L., Stenseng, L., Skourup, H., Colgan, W., Khan, S.A., Kristensen, S.S., Andersen, S.B., Box, J.E., Ahlstrøm, A.P., Fettweis, X., Forsberg, R :

Basin-scale partitioning of Greenland ice sheet mass balance components (2007-2011). Earth and Planetary Science Letters (2015), 409, pp. 89-95. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.10.015


Alexander, P.M., Tedesco, M., Fettweis, X., Van De Wal, R.S.W., Smeets, C.J.P.P., Van Den Broeke, M.R :

Assessing spatio-temporal variability and trends in modelled and measured Greenland Ice Sheet albedo (2000-2013). The Cryosphere (2014), 8 (6), pp. 2293-2312. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-8-2293-2014

Noël, B., Fettweis, X., Van De Berg, W.J., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Erpicum, M :

Sensitivity of Greenland Ice Sheet surface mass balance to perturbations in sea surface temperature and sea ice cover: A study with the regional climate model MAR. Cryosphere (2014), 8 (5), pp. 1871-1883. Link to paper

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Porter, S.E., Mosley-Thompson, E :

Exploring seasonal accumulation bias in a west central Greenland ice core with observed and reanalyzed data. Journal of Glaciology (2014), 60 (224), pp. 1093-1100. Link to paper

DOI: 10.3189/2014JoG13J233

McMillan, M., Shepherd, A., Gourmelen, N., Dehecq, A., Leeson, A., Ridout, A., Flament, T., Hogg, A., Gilbert, L., Benham, T., Van Den Broeke, M., Dowdeswell, J.A., Fettweis, X., Noël, B., Strozzi, T

Rapid dynamic activation of a marine-based Arctic ice cap. Geophysical Research Letters (2014), 41 (24), pp. 8902-8909. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1002/2014GL062255

Hanna, E., Fettweis, X., Mernild, S.H., Cappelen, J., Ribergaard, M.H., Shuman, C.A., Steffen, K., Wood, L., Mote, T.L :

Atmospheric and oceanic climate forcing of the exceptional Greenland ice sheet surface melt in summer 2012. International Journal of Climatology (2014), 34 (4), pp. 1022-1037. Link to paper

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Edwards, T.L., Fettweis, X., Gagliardini, O., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Goelzer, H., Gregory, J.M., Hoffman, M., Huybrechts, P., Payne, A.J., Perego, M., Price, S., Quiquet, A., Ritz, C :

Probabilistic parameterisation of the surface mass balance-elevation feedback in regional climate model simulations of the Greenland ice sheet. Cryosphere (2014), 8 (1), pp. 181-194. Link to paper

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Edwards, T.L., Fettweis, X., Gagliardini, O., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Goelzer, H., Gregory, J.M., Hoffman, M., Huybrechts, P., Payne, A.J., Perego, M., Price, S., Quiquet, A., Ritz, C :

Effect of uncertainty in surface mass balance-elevation feedback on projections of the future sea level contribution of the Greenland ice sheet. Cryosphere (2014), 8 (1), pp. 195-208. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-8-195-2014

Van As, D., Andersen, M.L., Petersen, D., Fettweis, X., Van Angelen, J.H., Lenaerts, J.T.M., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Lea, J.M., Bøggild, C.E., Ahlstrøm, A.P., Steffen, K :

Increasing meltwater discharge from the Nuuk region of the Greenland ice sheet and implications for mass balance (1960-2012). Journal of Glaciology (2014), 60 (220), pp. 314-322. Link to paper

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Andersen, M.L., Andersen, S.B., Stenseng, L., Skourup, H., Colgan, W., Kristensen, S.S., Merryman Boncori, J.P., Ahlstrøm, A.P., Fettweis, X., Forsberg, R., Citterio, M., Box, J.E., van As, D., Fausto

Mass loss from an ice-sheet drainage basin in West Greenland. Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin (2014), (31), pp. 87-90. Link to paper



Ménégoz, M., Gallée, H., Jacobi, H.W :

Precipitation and snow cover in the Himalaya: From reanalysis to regional climate simulations. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences (2013), 17 (10), pp. 3921-3936. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/hess-17-3921-2013

Franco, B., Fettweis, X., Erpicum, M :

Future projections of the Greenland ice sheet energy balance driving the surface melt. Cryosphere (2013), 7 (1), pp. 1-18. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-7-1-2013

Gallée, H., Trouvilliez, A., Agosta, C., Genthon, C., Favier, V., Naaim-Bouvet, F :

Transport of Snow by the Wind: A Comparison Between Observations in Adélie Land, Antarctica, and Simulations Made with the Regional Climate Model MAR. Boundary-Layer Meteorology (2013), 146 (1), pp. 133-147. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s10546-012-9764-z

Shannon, S.R., Payne, A.J., Bartholomew, I.D., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Edwards, T.L., Fettweis, X., Gagliardini, O., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Goelzer, H., Hoffman, M.J., Huybrechts, P., Mair, D.W.F., Nienow,

Enhanced basal lubrication and the contribution of the Greenland ice sheet to future sea-level rise. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2013), 110 (35), pp. 14156-14161. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1212647110

Goelzer, H., Huybrechts, P., Fürst, J.J., Nick, F.M., Andersen, M.L., Edwards, T.L., Fettweis, X., Payne, A.J., Shannon, S :

Sensitivity of Greenland ice sheet projections to model formulations. Journal of Glaciology (2013), 59 (216), pp. 733-749. Link to paper

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Fettweis, X., Hanna, E., Lang, C., Belleflamme, A., Erpicum, M., Gallée, H :

Brief communication Important role of the mid-tropospheric atmospheric circulation in the recent surface melt increase over the Greenland ice sheet. Cryosphere (2013), 7 (1), pp. 241-248. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-7-241-2013

Machguth, H., Rastner, P., Bolch, T., Mölg, N., Sørensen, L.S., Aalgeirsdottir, G., Van Angelen, J.H., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Fettweis, X :

The future sea-level rise contribution of Greenland's glaciers and ice caps. Environmental Research Letters (2013), 8 (2), art. no. 025005. Link to paper

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Franco, B., Fettweis, X., Lang, C., Erpicum, M :

Impact of spatial resolution on the modelling of the Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance between 1990-2010, using the regional climate model MAR. Cryosphere (2012), 6 (3), pp. 695-711. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-6-695-2012

Rae, J.G.L., Aoalgeirsdóttir, G., Edwards, T.L., Fettweis, X., Gregory, J.M., Hewitt, H.T., Lowe, J.A., Lucas-Picher, P., Mottram, R.H., Payne, A.J., Ridley, J.K., Shannon, S.R., Van De Berg, W.J., Va

Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance: Evaluating simulations and making projections with regional climate models. Cryosphere (2012), 6 (6), pp. 1275-1294. Link to paper

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Verfaillie, D., Fily, M., Le Meur, E., Magand, O., Jourdain, B., Arnaud, L., Favier, V :

Snow accumulation variability derived from radar and firn core data along a 600 km transect in Adelie Land, East Antarctic plateau. Cryosphere (2012), 6 (6), pp. 1345-1358. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-6-1345-2012

Reijmer, C.H., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Fettweis, X., Ettema, J., Stap, L.B :

Refreezing on the Greenland ice sheet: A comparison of parameterizations. Cryosphere (2012), 6 (4), pp. 743-762. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-6-743-2012

Dommergue, A., Barret, M., Courteaud, J., Cristofanelli, P., Ferrari, C.P., Gallée, H :

Dynamic recycling of gaseous elemental mercury in the boundary layer of the Antarctic Plateau. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2012), 12 (22), pp. 11027-11036. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/acp-12-11027-2012

Box, J.E., Fettweis, X., Stroeve, J.C., Tedesco, M., Hall, D.K., Steffen, K :

Greenland ice sheet albedo feedback: Thermodynamics and atmospheric drivers. Cryosphere (2012), 6 (4), pp. 821-839. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-6-821-2012

Barthélemy, A., Goosse, H., Mathiot, P., Fichefet, T :

Inclusion of a katabatic wind correction in a coarse-resolution global coupled climate model. Ocean Modelling (2012), 48, pp. 45-54. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2012.03.002

Mathiot, P., Jourdain, N.C., Barnier, B., Gallée, H., Molines, J.M., Le Sommer, J., Penduff, T :

Sensitivity of coastal polynyas and high-salinity shelf water production in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, to the atmospheric forcing. Ocean Dynamics (2012), 62 (5), pp. 701-723. Link to paper

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Harper, J., Humphrey, N., Pfeffer, W.T., Brown, J., Fettweis, X :

Greenland ice-sheet contribution to sea-level rise buffered by meltwater storage in firn. Nature (2012), 491 (7423), pp. 240-243. Link to paper

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Leeson, A.A., Shepherd, A., Palmer, S., Sundal, A., Fettweis, X :

Simulating the growth of supraglacial lakes at the western margin of the Greenland ice sheet. Cryosphere (2012), 6 (5), pp. 1077-1086. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-6-1077-2012

Quiquet, A., Punge, H.J., Ritz, C., Fettweis, X., Gallée, H., Kageyama, M., Krinner, G., Salas Y Mélia, D., Sjolte, J :

Sensitivity of a Greenland ice sheet model to atmospheric forcing fields. Cryosphere (2012), 6 (5), pp. 999-1018. Link paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-6-999-2012

Masson-Delmotte, V., Swingedouw, D., Landais, A., Seidenkrantz, M.-S., Gauthier, E., Bichet, V., Massa, C., Perren, B., Jomelli, V., Adalgeirsdottir, G., Hesselbjerg Christensen, J., Arneborg, J., Bhatt, U., Walker, D. A., Elberling, B., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Ritz, C., Gallée, H., Michiel van den Broeke, M., Fettweis, X., de Vernal, A. and Vinther, B. :

Greenland climate change: From the past to the future. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews (2012): Climate Change, 3 (5), pp. 427-449. Link to paper

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Tedesco, M., Fettweis, X :

21st century projections of surface mass balance changes for major drainage systems of the Greenland ice sheet. Environmental Research Letters (2012), 7 (4), art. no. 045405. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/7/4/045405

Tedesco, M., Lthje, M., Steffen, K., Steiner, N., Fettweis, X., Willis, I., Bayou, N., Banwell, A :

Measurement and modeling of ablation of the bottom of supraglacial lakes in western Greenland. Geophysical Research Letters (2012), 39 (2), art. no. L02502. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1029/2011GL049882

Agosta, C., Favier, V., Genthon, C., Gallée, H., Krinner, G., Lenaerts, J.T.M., van den Broeke, M.R :

A 40-year accumulation dataset for Adelie Land, Antarctica and its application for model validation. Climate Dynamics (2012), 38 (1), pp. 75-86. Link to paper

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Gallée, H., Agosta, C., Gential, L., Favier, V., Krinner, G :

A Downscaling Approach Toward High-Resolution Surface Mass Balance Over Antarctica. Surveys in Geophysics (2011), 32 (4-5), pp. 507-518. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s10712-011-9125-3

Mathiot, P., Goosse, H., Fichefet, T., Barnier, B., Gallée, H :

Modelling the seasonal variability of the Antarctic Slope Current. Ocean Science (2011), 7 (4), pp. 455-470. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/os-7-455-2011

Fettweis, X., Tedesco, M., Van Den Broeke, M., Ettema, J :

Melting trends over the Greenland ice sheet (1958-2009) from spaceborne microwave data and regional climate models. Cryosphere (2011), 5 (2), pp. 359-375. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-5-359-2011

Jourdain, N.C., Mathiot, P., Gallée, H., Barnier, B :

Influence of coupling on atmosphere, sea ice and ocean regional models in the Ross Sea sector, Antarctica. Climate Dynamics (2011), 36 (7), pp. 1523-1543. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0889-9

Jourdain, N.C., Gallée, H :

Influence of the orographic roughness of glacier valleys across the Transantarctic Mountains in an atmospheric regional model. Climate Dynamics (2011), 36 (5-6), pp. 1067-1081. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0757-7

Fettweis, X., Mabille, G., Erpicum, M., Nicolay, S., van den Broeke, M :

The 1958-2009 Greenland ice sheet surface melt and the mid-tropospheric atmospheric circulation. Climate Dynamics (2011), 36 (1), pp. 139-159. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0772-8

Tedesco, M., Fettweis, X., Van Den Broeke, M.R., Van De Wal, R.S.W., Smeets, C.J.P.P., Van De Berg, W.J., Serreze, M.C., Box, J.E :

The role of albedo and accumulation in the 2010 melting record in Greenland. Environmental Research Letters (2011), 6 (1), art. no. 014005. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/6/1/014005

Steen-Larsen, H.C., Masson-Delmotte, V., Sjolte, J., Johnsen, S.J., Vinther, B.M., Bréon, F.-M., Clausen, H.B., Dahl-Jensen, D., Falourd, S., Fettweis, X., Gallée, H., Jouzel, J., Kageyama, M., Lerche

Understanding the climatic signal in the water stable isotope records from the NEEM shallow firn/ice cores in northwest Greenland. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres (2011), 116 (6), art. no. D06108. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1029/2010JD014311


Mathiot, P., Barnier, B., Gallée, H., Molines, J.M., Sommer, J.L., Juza, M., Penduff, T :

Introducing katabatic winds in global ERA40 fields to simulate their impacts on the Southern Ocean and sea-ice. Ocean Modelling (2010) , 35 (3), pp. 146-160. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2010.07.001

Brucker, L., Picard, G., Fily, M :

Snow grain-size profiles deduced from microwave snow emissivities in Antarctica. Journal of Glaciology (2010), 56 (197), pp. 514-526. Link to paper

DOI: 10.3189/002214310792447806

Gallée, H., Gorodetskaya, I.V :

Validation of a limited area model over Dome C, Antarctic Plateau, during winter. Climate Dynamics (2010), 34 (1), pp. 61-72. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-008-0499-y

Hourdin, F., Musat, I., Guichard, F., Ruti, P.M., Favot, F., Filiberti, M.-A., Pham, M.A.Ï., Grandpeix, J.-Y., Polcher, J.A.N., Marquet, P., Boone, A., Lafore, J.-P., Redelsperger, J.-L., Dell'Aquila, A., Losada Doval, T., Traore, A. K. and Gallée, H. :

Amma-Model intercomparison project. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (2010), 91 (1), pp. 95-104. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1029/2010JD014311


Hanna, E., Cappelen, J., Fettweis, X., Huybrechts, P., Luckman, A., Ribergaard, M.H :

Hydrologic response of the Greenland ice sheet: The role of oceanographic warming. Hydrological Processes (2009), 23 (1), pp. 7-30. Link to paper

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Tedesco, M., Serreze, M., Fettweis, X :

Diagnosing the extreme surface melt event over southwestern Greenland in 2007. Cryosphere (2008), 2 (2), pp. 159-166. Link to paper


Petrelli, P., Bindoff, N.L., Bergamasco, A :

The sea ice dynamics of Terra Nova Bay and Ross Ice Shelf polynyas during a spring and winter simulation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, (2008), 113 (9), art. no. C09003. Link to paper

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Vanvyve, E., Hall, N., Messager, C., Leroux, S., van Ypersele, J.-P :

 Internal variability in a regional climate model over West Africa. Climate Dynamics (2008), 30 (2-3), pp. 191-202. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-007-0281-6

Fettweis, X., Hanna, E., Gallée, H., Huybrechts, P., Erpicum, M :

Estimation of the Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance for the 20th and 21st centuries. Cryosphere (2008), 2 (2), pp. 117-129. Link to paper


Masson-Delmotte, V., Hou, S., Ekaykin, A., Jouzel, J., Aristarain, A., Bernardo, R.T., Bromwich, D., Cattani, O., Delmotte, M.M., Falourd, S., Frezzotti, M., Gallée, H., Genoni, L., Isaksson, E., Land

A review of antarctic surface snow isotopic composition: Observations, atmospheric circulation, and isotopic modeling. Journal of Climate (2008), 21 (13), pp. 3359-3387. Link to paper

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Fettweis, X :

Reconstruction of the 1979-2006 Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance using the regional climate model MAR. Cryosphere (2007), 1 (1), pp. 21-40. Link to paper

DOI: 10.5194/tc-1-21-2007

Fettweis, X., van Ypersele, J.-P., Gallée, H., Lefebre, F., Lefebvre, W :

The 1979-2005 Greenland ice sheet melt extent from passive microwave data using an improved version of the melt retrieval XPGR algorithm. Geophysical Research Letters (2007), 34 (5), art. no. L05502. Link to paper

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Fettweis, X., Gallée, H., Lefebre, F., van Ypersele, J.-P :

The 1988-2003 Greenland ice sheet melt extent using passive microwave satellite data and a regional climate model. Climate Dynamics (2006), 27 (5), pp. 531-541. Link to paper

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Swain, M.R., Gallée, H :

Antarctic boundary layer seeing. Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific (2006), 118 (846), pp. 1190-1197. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1086/507153

Messager, C., Gallée, H., Brasseur, O., Cappelaere, B., Peugeot, C., Séguis, L., Vauclin, M., Ramel, R., Grasseau, G., Léger, L., Girou, D :

Influence of observed and RCM-simulated precipitation on the water discharge over the Sirba basin, Burkina Faso/Niger. Climate Dynamics (2006), 27 (2-3), pp. 199-214. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-006-0131-y

Ramel, R., Gallé, H., Messager, C :

On the northward shift of the West African monsoon. Climate Dynamics (2006), 26 (4), pp. 429-440. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-005-0093-5


Gallée, H., Peyaud, V., Goodwin, I :

Simulation of the net snow accumulation along the Wilkes Land transect, Antarctica, with a regional climate model. Annals of Glaciology (2005), 41, pp. 17-22. Link to paper

DOI: 10.3189/172756405781813230

Lefebre, F., Fettweis, X., Gallée, H., Van Ypersele, J.-P., Marbaix, P., Greuell, W., Calanca, P :

Evaluation of a high-resolution regional climate simulation over Greenland. Climate Dynamics (2005), 25 (1), pp. 99-116. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-005-0005-8

Fettweis, X., Gallée, H., Lefebre, F., van Ypersele, J.-P :

Greenland surface mass balance simulated by a regional climate model and comparison with satellite-derived data in 1990-1991. Climate Dynamics (2005), 24 (6), pp. 623-640. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1007/s00382-005-0010-y


Gallée, H., Moufouma-Okia, W., Bechtold, P., Brasseur, O., Dupays, I., Marbaix, P., Messager, C., Ramel, R., Lebel, T :

A high-resolution simulation of a West African rainy season using a regional climate model. Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres (2004), 109 (5). Link to paper


Messager, C., Gallée, H., Brasseur, O :

Precipitation sensitivity to regional SST in a regional climate simulation during the West African monsoon for two dry years. Climate Dynamics (2004), 22 (2-3), pp. 249-266.  Link to paper



Marbaix, P., Gallée, H., Brasseur, O., van Ypersele, J.-P :

Lateral boundary conditions in regional climate models: A detailed study of the relaxation procedure. Monthly Weather Review (2003), 131 (3), pp. 461-479. Link to paper



Naithani, J., Gallée, H., Schayes, G :

Marine air intrusion into the Adelie Land sector of East Antarctica: A study using the regional climate model (MAR). Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres (2002), 107 (11). Link to paper


Lefebre, F., Gallée, H., Van Ypersele, J.-P., Huybrechts, P :

Modelling of large-scale melt parameters with a regional climate model in south Greenland during the 1991 melt season. Annals of Glaciology (2002), 35, pp. 391-397. Link to paper



Gallee, H., Guyomarc'h, G., Brun, E :

Impact of snow drift on the antarctic ice sheet surface mass balance: Possible sensitivity to snow-surface properties. Boundary-Layer Meteorology (2001), 99 (1), pp. 1-19. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1023/A:1018776422809

Brasseur, O :

Development and application of a physical approach to estimating wind gusts. Monthly Weather Review (2001), 129 (1), pp. 5-25. Link to paper



Delobbe, L., Gallée, H :

A sensitivity study of the subtropical ocean surface energy balance to the parameterization of precipitation from stratocumulus clouds. Boundary-Layer Meteorology (2000), 94 (3), pp. 399-422. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1023/A:1002482230580


De Ridder, K :

The impact of vegetation cover on Sahelian drought persistence. Boundary-Layer Meteorology (1998), 88 (2), pp. 307-321. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1023/A:1001106728514

Delobbe, L., Gallée, H :

Simulation of marine stratocumulus: Effect of precipitation parameterization and sensitivity to droplet number concentration. Boundary-Layer Meteorology (1998), 89 (1), pp. 75-107. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1023/A:1001732526989

De Ridder, K., Gallée, H :

Land surface-induced regional climate change in southern Israel. Journal of Applied Meteorology (1998), 37 (11), pp. 1470-1485. Link to paper


Gallée, H., Pettré, P :

Dynamical constraints on katabatic wind cessation in Adélie Land, Antarctica. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (1998), 55 (10), pp. 1755-1770. Link to paper


Gallée, H :

Simulation of blowing snow over the Antarctic ice sheet. Annals of Glaciology (1998), 26, pp. 203-206. Link to paper


Brasseur, O., Gallée, H., Schayes, G., Tricot, C., De Ridder, K :

Impact of turbulence closures on diurnal temperature evolution for clear sky situations over Belgium. Boundary-Layer Meteorology (1998), 87 (2), pp. 163-193. Link to paper

DOI: 10.1023/A:1000827927649


Gallée, H :

Air-snow interactions and the surface energy and mass balance over the melting zone of west Greenland during the Greenland Ice Margin Experiment. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres (1997), 102 (D12), art. no. 96JD03358, pp. 13813-13824. Link to paper


Gallée, H :

Air-sea interactions over Terra Nova Bay during winter: Simulation with a coupled atmosphere-polynya model. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres (1997), 102 (D12), art. no. 96JD03098, pp. 13835-13849. Link to paper



Gallée, H :

Mesoscale atmospheric circulations over the southwestern Ross Sea sector, antarctica. Journal of Applied Meteorology (1996), 35 (7), pp. 1129-1141. Link to paper


Gallée, H., Pettré, P., Schayes, G :

Sudden cessation of katabatic winds in Adélie Land, Antarctica. Journal of Applied Meteorology (1996), 35 (7), pp. 1142-1152. Link to paper


Van Den Broeke, M.R., Gallée, H :

Observation and simulation of barrier winds at the western margin of the Greenland ice sheet. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society (1996), 122 (534), pp. 1365-1383. Link to paper



Gallee, H., Fontaine De Ghelin, O., Van Den Broeke, M.R :

Simulation of atmospheric circulation during the GIMEX 91 experiment using a meso-γ primitive equations model. Journal of Climate (1995), 8 (11), pp. 2843-2859. Link to paper


Gallée, H.

Simulation of the Mesocyclonic Activity in the Ross Sea. Monthly Weather Review (1995), 123, 2051–2069



Gallee, H., Schayes, G :

Development of a three-dimensional meso-γ primitive equation model: katabatic winds simulation in the area of Terra Nova Bay, Antarctica. Monthly Weather Review (1994), 122 (4), pp. 671-685. Link to paper


Hofer, S., Lang, C., Amory, C., Kittel, C., Delhasse, A., Tedstone,A., and Fettweis, X.

Greater Greenland Ice Sheet contribution toglobal sea level rise in CMIP6 (2020), Nat. Commun., 11, 1–11, See article