Research

Research Theme: Terrestrial Hydrosphere

Here is an atmospheric-level view of all the Terrestrial Hydrosphere
research and happenings at INSTAAR.

Water is central to life on land, and this research covers the properties, processes, chemistry, and quality that pertains to it in whatever form it takes: solid, liquid, or gaseous; surface water or groundwater.

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Recent Publications

Graham A. Sexstone, David W. Clow, Steven R. Fassnacht, Glen E. Liston, Christopher A. Hiemstra, John Knowles, Colin A. Penn 2018: Snow sublimation in mountain environments and its sensitivity to forest disturbance and climate warming. Water Resources Research, accepted. DOI: 10.1002/2017WR021172

Sean P. Burns, Sean C. Swenson, Will Wieder, David M. Lawrence, Gordon B. Bonan, John Knowles, Peter D. Blanken 2018: A comparison of the diel cycle of modeled and measured latent heat flux during the warm season in a Colorado subalpine forest. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, accepted. DOI: 10.1002/2017MS001248

Alton C. Byers, Byers, E. A., McKinney, D. C., Rounce, D. R. 2017: A field-based study of impacts of the 2015 earthquake on potentially dangerous glacial lakes in Nepal. Himalaya: The Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies, 37(2): article 7.

Keith Musselman, Pomeroy, J. W. 2017: Estimation of needleleaf canopy and trunk temperatures and longwave contribution to melting snow. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 18(2): 555-572. DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-16-0111.1

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