Publications by Centre members

Anacona, P, I., Kinney, J., Schaefer, M., Harrison, S., Wilson, R., Segovia, A., Mazzorama, B., Guerra, F., Farías, D., Reynolds, J. M., Glasser, N. F. (2018) Glacier protection laws: Potential conflicts in managing glacial hazards and adapting to climate change. Ambio, DOI:

Cole S. T., Toole, J. M., Lele, R., Timmermans, M-L. , Gallaher, S.G., Stanton, T. P., Shaw, W. J., Hwang, B., Maksym, T., Wilkinson, J. P., Ortiz, M., Graber, H., Rainville, L., Petty, A.A., Farrell, S. L., Richter-Menge, J. A., and Haas, C. (2017). Ice and ocean velocity in the Arctic marginal ice zone: Ice roughness and momentum transfer. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 5: 55. DOI:

Cook, S., Davidson, A., Stratford, E., Middleton, J., Plyushteva, A., Fitt, H., Cranston, S., Simpson, P., Delaney, H., Evans, K., Jones, A., Kershaw, J., Williams, N., Bissell, D., Duncan, T., Sengers, F., Elvy, J. and Wilmott, C. (2016). Co-Producing Mobilities: negotiating geographical knowledge in a conference session on the move. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 40(3): 340-374.

Doble, M. J., Wilkinson, J. P., Valcic, L., Robst, J., Tait, A., Preston, M., Bidlot, J.-R., Hwang, B., Maksym, T., and Wadhams, P. (2017). Robust wavebuoys for the marginal ice zone: Experiences from a large persistent array in the Beaufort Sea. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 5: 47. DOI:

Fox, B. R. S., D'Andrea, W. J., Wilson, G. S., Lee, D. E., and Wartho, J.-A. (2017). Interaction of polar and tropical influences in the mid-latitudes of the Southern Hemisphere during the Mi-1 deglaciation. Global and Planetary Change, 155: 109-120. DOI:

Fox, B. R. S., Wilson, G. S., and Lee, D. E. (2016). A unique annually laminated maar lake sediment record shows orbital control of Southern Hemisphere midlatitude climate across the Oligocene-Miocene boundary. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 128(3-4): 609-626. DOI:

Gacitúa, G., Uribe, J. A., Wilson, R., Loriaux, T., Hernández, J., Rivera, A. (2015) Determination of internal and basal conditions of a heterogeneous glacier structure based on 50 MHz radar data. Annals of Glaciology, 56(70): 193-201. DOI:

Hill, M.J. and Milner, V.S. (2018). Ponding in intermittent streams: A refuge for lotic taxa and a habitat for newly colonising taxa? Science of the Total Environment, 628: 1308-1316.

Hill, M.J., Biggs, J., Thornhill, I., Briers, R.A., Ledger, M., Gledhill, D.G., Wood, P.J. and Hassall, C. (2018). Community heterogeneity of aquatic macroinvertebrates in urban ponds at a multi-city scale. Landscape Ecology, 33: 389-405.

Hill, M.J., Hassall, C., Oertli, B., Fahrig, L., Robson, B.J., Biggs, J., Samways, M.J., Usio, N., Takamura, N., Krishnaswamy, J. and Wood, P.J. (2018). New policy directions for global pond conservation. Conservation Letters, e12447.

Hwang, B., Wilkinson, J. P., Maksym, T., Graber, H. C., Schweiger, A., Horvat, C., Perovich, D. K., Arntsen, A. E., Stanton, T. P., Ren, J., and Wadhams, P. (2017b). Winter-to-summer transition of Arctic sea ice breakup and floe size distribution in the Beaufort Sea, Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 5: 40. DOI:

Hwang, B., Ren, J., McCormack, S., Berry, C., Ben Ayed, I., Graber, H., and Aptoula, E. (2017a). A practical algorithm for the retrieval of sea ice floe size distribution from high-resolution Synthetic Aperture Radar imagery. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 5: 38. DOI:

Jones, D. A., Wilson, G. S., Gorman, A. R., Fox, B. R. S., Lee, D. E., and Kaulfuss, U. (2017). A drill-hole calibrated geophysical characterisation of the 23 Ma Foulden Maar stratigraphic sequence, Otago, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 60(4): 465-477. DOI:

Kim, J.-H., Moon, W., Wells, A. J., Wilkinson, J. P., Langton, T., Hwang, B., Granskog, M. A., and Jones, D. R. (2018). Salinity control of thermal evolution of late summer melt ponds on Arctic sea ice. Geophysical Research Letters, Accepted.

MacPherson, D., Fox, B. R. S., and De Lange, W. P. (2017). Holocene evolution of the southern Tauranga Harbour. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 60(4): 392-409. doi:10.1080/00288306.2017.1360917

Malmros, J. K., Mernild, S. H., Wilson, R., Yde, J. C., Fensholt, R. (2016) Glacier area changes in the central Chilean and Argentinean Andes 1955-2013/14. Journal of Glaciology, 62(232): 391-401. DOI: 10.1017/jog.2016.43

Malmros, J. K., Mernild, S. H., Wilson, R., Tagesson, T., Fensholt, R. (2018) Snow cover and snow albedo changes in the central Andes of Chile and Argentina from daily MODIS observations (2000–2016). Remote Sensing of Environment, 209: 240-252. DOI:  10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.072

Mernild, S. H., Beckerman, A. P., Yde, J. C., Hanna, E., Malmros, J., Wilson, R., Zemp, M. (2015). Mass loss and imbalance of glaciers along the Andes Cordillera to the sub-Antarctic islands. Global and Planetary Change, 133:109-119. DOI:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2015.08.009.

Mernild, S. H., Hanna, E., Yde, J. C., Seidenkrantz, M., Wilson, R., Knudsen, N. T. (2014) Atmospheric and oceanic influence on mass balance of Northern North Atlantic region land-terminating glaciers. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography, 96(4): 561-577. DOI: 10.1111/geoa.12053

Mernild, S. H., Liston, G. E., Hiemstra, C., Wilson, R. (2016) The Andes Cordillera. Part III: glacier surface mass balance and contribution to sea level rise (1979-2014). International Journal of Climatology, 37(7): 3154-3174. DOI: 10.1002/joc.4907

Mernild, S. H., Malmros, J., Yde, J. C., De Villiers, S., Wilson, R. (2015).  Glacier changes in the circumpolar Artic and sub-arctic, 1980s-2011. Geografisk Tidsskrift-Danish Journal of Geography, 115: 39-56. DOI: 10.1080/00167223.2015.1026917.

Mernild, S. H., Malmros, J., Yde, J. C., Wilson, R., Knudsen, N. T., Hanna, E., Fausto, R. S., van As, D. (2014). Albedo decline on Greenland’s Mittivakkat Gletscher in a warming climate. International Journal of Climatology, 35(9): 2294-2307. DOI: 10.1002/joc.4128.

Reichgelt, T., D'Andrea, W. J., and Fox, B. R. S. (2016). Abrupt plant physiological changes in southern New Zealand at the termination of the Mi-1 event reflect shifts in hydroclimate and pCO2. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 455, 115-124. DOI:

Ryan, J., Sessions, M., Wilson, R., Wündrich, O., Hubbard, A. (2018) Recent rapid mass loss and surface lowering of Benito Glacier, Northern Patagonian Icefield. Frontiers in Earth Science, 6(47). DOI: 10.3389/feart.2018.00047.

Spinardi, F., Campbell, B. R., Moon, V. G., Pittari, A., Fox, B. R. S., and de Lange, W. P. (2017). Unravelling fault structures of the Hamilton Basin. In G. J. Alexander and C. Y. Chin (Eds.), Proceedings of the 20th New Zealand Geotechnical Society Symposium, pp. 121-128. Conference held at Napier Conference Centre, Napier, New Zealand.

Stern, H. L., Schweiger, A. J., Stark, M., Zhang, J., Steele, M., and Hwang, B. (2018). Seasonal Evolution of the Sea-Ice Floe Size Distribution in the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 6(1): 48. DOI:

Thornhill, I.A., Biggs, J., Hill, M.J., Briers, R., Gledhill, D., Wood, P.J., Gee, J.H., Ledger, M. and Hassall, C. (2018). The functional response and resilience in small waterbodies along land use and environmental gradients. Global change biology, 24: 3079-3092.

Wilson, R., Carrión, D., Rivera, A. (2016) Detailed dynamic, geometric and supraglacial moraine data for Glaciar Pio XI, the only surge-type glacier of the Southern Patagonia Icefield. Annals of Glaciology, 57(73): 119-130. DOI: 10.1017/aog.2016.32.

Wilson, R., Glasser, N. F., Reynolds, J . M., Harrison, S., Iribarren Anacona, P., Schaefer, M., Shannon, S. (2018) Glacial lakes of the central and Patagonian Andes. Global and Planetary Change, 162: 275-291. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2018.01.004

Wilson, R., Mernild, S. H., Malmros, J. K., Bravo, C., Carrión, D. (2016) Surface velocity fluctuations for Glaciar Universidad, central Chile, between 1967 and 2015. Journal of Glaciology, 62(235): 847-860. DOI: 10.1017/jog.2016.73