23-24 August 2022, Safnahúsið (Culture House), Reykjavik, Iceland

The workshop is sponsored by CliC, SCAR and IASC

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Tuesday 23rd August

09:00 Workshop introduction/logistics (Edward Hanna)
09:15 Jason Box (GEUS, Denmark) “Competition between amplifiers and dampers in Greenland snow and ice mass budgets” invited talk
09:40 Alison Delhasse (University of Liege, Belgium) “Interest in using MAR-based weather forecasts for real-time monitoring of ice sheets” invited talk
10:05 Dorthe Dahl-Jensen (University of Copenhagen, Denmark) “Use of extreme events in ice cores to learn about climate” invited talk
10:30 short coffee break
10:45 Tamsin Edwards (Kings College London, UK) “Towards AR7: calibrating the next generation of ice sheet model-based projections with satellite data” invited talk
11:10 Michiel van den Broeke (Utrecht University, Netherlands) “On the atmospheric warming thresholds for Antarctic ice shelf viability” invited talk
11:35 Ronja Reese (Northumbria University, UK) “What about MISI? Analysing the stability regimes of Antarctic grounding lines with numerical models” invited talk
12:00 lunch (in location “Harpa”; joint with Cryosphere 2022)
13:00 Frank Pattyn (Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium) “Modelling the Antarctic ice sheet over the historical period: challenges, improvements and weather versus climate” invited talk
13:25 Robert DeConto (University of Massachusetts-Amherst, USA) “Crevassing, calving, and ice cliffs: contrasting views on Antarctica’s future” invited talk
13:50-16:15 Contributed talks (full details TBC)
16:15 General discussion and initial overview
16:30 ISMASS poster session in Harpa
19:00 workshop dinner (venue TBC)

Wednesday 24th August

09:00 Panel discussion: reflections on yesterday and what are the key outstanding issues on the “weather and climate of ice sheets”?
10:15 coffee break
10:45 Paper planning session for those interested and able to contribute to a key synthesis/review/state-of-the-science paper for a leading journal.
12:00 lunch (in location “Harpa”; joint with Cryosphere 2022)
13:00-22:00 Excursions (optional) and further informal discussions

Organising Committee

Edward Hanna, University of Lincoln, UK; ehanna@lincoln.ac.uk
Guðfinna Aðalgeirsdóttir, University of Iceland
Heiko Goelzer, NORCE, Norway
Catherine Ritz, Université Grenoble Alpes, France,
Aakriti Srivastava, Barkatullah University, India, and APECS
Thorsteinn Thorsteinsson, Icelandic Meteorological Office