Observing Atmospheric Gradients Across the Tropical Continental Divide of South America

Duration: 
2011 - 2013
Participants: 
Ben Marzeion (PI)
Marlis Hofer
Martin Großhauser
Abstract: 

The overall goal of the project is to establish an observational network measuring the atmospheric gradients across the tropical continental divide of South America.

Funding Agency: 
University of Innsbruck
Funding Amount: 
€15 000

Related Publications

Hofer, M.; Marzeion, B.; Mölg, T. , 2015 , A statistical downscaling method for daily air temperature in data-sparse, glaciated mountain environments , Geoscientific Model Development , 8 , 579–593 , DOI: 10.5194/gmd-8-579-2015
hofer_etal_15.pdf , BibTex , EndNote Tagged

Gurgiser, W.; Marzeion, B.; Nicholson, L.; Ortner, M.; Kaser, G. , 2013 , Modeling energy and mass balance of Shallap Glacier, Peru , The Cryosphere , 7 , 1787 - 1802 , DOI: 10.5194/tc-7-1787-2013
gurgiser_etal_13.pdf , BibTex , EndNote Tagged

Hofer, M.; Marzeion, B.; Mölg, T. , 2012 , Comparing the skill of different reanalyses and their ensembles as predictors for daily air temperature on a glaciated mountain (Peru) , Clim Dyn , 39 , 1969 - 1980 , DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1501-2
hofer_etal_12.pdf , BibTex , EndNote Tagged

Hofer, M.; Mölg, T.; Marzeion, B.; Kaser, G. , 2010 , Empirical-statistical downscaling of reanalysis data to high-resolution air temperature and specific humidity above a glacier surface (Cordillera Blanca, Peru) , J. Geophys. Res. , 115 , D12120 , DOI: 10.1029/2009JD012556
hofer_etal_10.pdf , BibTex , EndNote Tagged

Kaser, G.; Großhauser, M.; Marzeion, B. , 2010 , Contribution potential of glaciers to water availability in different climate regimes , Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , 107 , 20223 - 20227 , DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1008162107
kaser_etal_10.pdf , BibTex , EndNote Tagged