• Pandey, S. – 8 February 2017 – Advancing the use of satellites to constrain atmospheric methane fluxes – Promotor: Prof.dr. T. Röckmann; Prof.dr. I. Aben; Co-promotor: Dr. ir. S. Houweling
  • Stap, L.B. - 17 March 2017 - Interaction of ice sheets and climate on geological time scales - Promotor: Prof.dr. L.J. Lourens; Co-promotor: Dr. R.S.W. van de Wal. (pdf)

Reviewed Scientific Publications

  1. Åkesson, H., K.H. Nisancioglu, R.H. Giesen, and M. Morlighem, 2017. Simulating the evolution of Hardangerjøkulen ice cap in southern Norway since the mid-Holocene and its sensitivity to climate change. The Cryosphere, 11, 281-302. doi:10.5194/tc-11-281-2017.
  2. Lenaerts, J.T.M., S. Lhermitte, R. Drews, S.R.M. Ligtenberg, S. Berger, V. Helm, V., C.J.P.P. Smeets, M.R. van den Broeke, W.J. van de Berg, E. van Meijgaard, M. Eijkelboom, O. Eisen and F. Pattyn, 2017. Meltwater produced by wind-albedo interaction stored in an East Antarctic ice shelf. Nature Clim. Change, 7, 58–62 doi:10.1038/nclimate3180.
  3. Østby, T.I., T.V. Schuler, J.O. Hagen, R. Hock, J. Kohler, and C.H. Reijmer, 2016. Diagnosing the decline in climatic mass balance of glaciers in Svalbard over 1957–2014. The Cryosphere, 11, 191-215. doi:10.5194/tc-11-191-2017.
  4. Poinar, K., I. Joughin, J.T.M. Lenaerts and M.R. van den Broeke, 2017. Englacial latent-heat transfer has limited influence on seaward ice flux in western Greenland. J. Glaciol., 63(237), 1-16. doi:10.1017/jog.2016.103.
  5. Steger, C.R., C.H. Reijmer, M.R. van den Broeke, N. Wever, R.R. Forster, L.S. Koenig, P. Kuipers Munneke, M. Lehning, S. Lhermitte, S.R.M. Ligtenberg, C. Mi`ge, and B.P.Y. Noel, 2017. Firn meltwater retention on the Greenland Ice Sheet: a model comparison. Front. Earth Sci., 5, 3. doi:10.3389/feart.2017.00003.
  6. Van Dam, T., O. Francis, J. Wahr, S.A. Khan, M. Bevis and M.R. van den Broeke, 2017. Using GPS and absolute gravity observations to separate the effects of present-day and Pleistocene ice-mass changes in South East Greenland. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 459, 127-135. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.11.014.
  7. Wilton, D.J., A. Jowett, E. Hanna, G.R. Bigg, M.R. van den Broeke, X. Fettweis and P. Huybrechts, 2017. High resolution (1 km) positive degree-day modelling of Greenland ice sheet surface mass balance, 1870–2012 using reanalysis data, J. Glaciol., 63(237), 176–193. doi:10.1017/jog.2016.133.
  8. Mark Dekker, Rein Haarsma, Hylke de Vries, Michiel Baatsen, Aarnout van Delden, 2017: Characteristics and development of European cyclones with tropical origin. Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-017-3619-8, 2017. published online on March 24, 2017. pdf
  9. T.I. van het Schip, A. Overeem, H. Leijnse, R. Uijlenhoet, J.F. Meirink and A.J. van Delden, 2017: Rainfall measurement using cell phone links: classification of wet and dry periods using geostationary satellites. Accepted for publication in Hydrological Sciences Journal on February 10, 2017.
  10. S.-E. Brunnabend, H. A. Dijkstra, M. A. Kliphuis, H. E. Bal, F. Seinstra, B. van Werkhoven, J. Maassen, and M. van Meersbergen. Changes in extreme regional sea level under global warming, Ocean Sci., 13, 47–60, (2017)
  11. S.-E. Brunnabend and H. A. Dijkstra, Asymmetric response of the Atlantic Meridional Ocean Circulation to freshwater anomalies in a strongly-eddying global ocean model, Tellus A, in press (2017).
  12. C. E. Wieners, H. A. Dijkstra, W. P.M. de Ruijter. The influence of the Indian Ocean on ENSO stability and flavour, J. Climate, in press (2017).    
  13. Baars, S., J. P. Viebahn, T. E. Mulder, C. Kuehn, F.W. Wubs, H. A. Dijkstra, Continuation of Probability Density Functions using a Generalized Lyapunov Approach, J. Comp. Physics, 336, 627-643, (2017).   
  14. M. Toffolon, S. Piccolroaz and H. A. Dijkstra, A plunge into the depths of Lake Garda (Italy), EOS, in press, (2017).