Presentations

  • Johnson, E., S. Rupper, 2015: Quantifying Feedback Mechanisms on Glacier Mass Balance across High Mountain Asia. AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract C23C-0808. Poster, Presented, 12/16/2015.
  • Keeler, D., S. Rupper, J. Schaefer, R. Finkel, 2015: Climate Reconstructions of the Younger Dryas: An ELA Model Investigating Variability in ELA Depressions, Temperature, and Precipitation Changes for the GraubĪ‹nden Alps. AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract PP31C-2267. Poster, Presented, 12/14/2015.
  • A. Putnam, J. Schaefer, S. Rupper, E. Cook, P. Krusic, D. Putnam, N. Young, 2016: 10Be surface-exposure chronology of Holocene glacier fluctuations in the Bhutanese Himalaya. NE GSA. Presentation, Accepted, 11/26/2015.
  • S. Rupper, J. Schaefer, E. Cook, J. Maurer*, A. Putnam, P. Krusic*, 2015: Climate change and glacier response in the Himalayas – Past and present. GSA Fall Meeting, Abstract 192-7. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/10/2015.
  • S. Rupper, J. Maurer, 2015. Himalayan glacier volume change and geodetic mass balance over the past 40+ years. NASA-CAS Workshop, Mammoth Springs, Ca. Presentation, Presented, 09/15/2015.
  • Koppes, M., S. Rupper, 2015: Glacier meltwater contribution to the upper Indus watershed. International Glaciological Society Symposium, Kathmandu, Nepal, Abstract 71A1596. Presentation, Presented, 04/05/2015.
  • S. Rupper, J. Maurer*, J. Schaefer, 2015: Quantifying past, present, and future glacier change in Bhutan, and implications for regional water resources. International Glacier Symposium, UWICE, Bhutan. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/10/2015.
  • Schaefer, J., A. Putnam, S. Rupper, 2015: Mountain glacier change in Bhutan and the monsoonal Himalayas – lessons from the last millennium. International Glacier Symposium, UWICE, Bhutan. Presentation, Presented, 03/10/2015.
  • Rupper, S., J. Maurer, J. Schaefer, 2015. Quantifying glacier change in Bhutan: Implications for water resources and hazards. NASA-CAS Workshop, Kathmandu, Nepal. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/10/2015.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Antarctica
  • Bhutan
  • Canada
  • India
  • Nepal
  • Switzerland

Publications

  • Handley, G., S. Rupper, in progress, Climate Change and the Poor: Implications for Latter-day Saints. In "Mormonism and the Environment". University of Utah Press. In progress, 01/23/2017.
  • Wittmeier*, H., J. Schaefer, J. Bakke, S. Rupper, Ø. Paasche, R. Schwartz, R. Finkel, S. Zimmerman, in revision. Late glacial mountain glacier culmination in Arctic Norway 14,000 years ago consistent with southern mid-latitudes. Geology.. Revise/resubmit(2), 12/2016.
  • Carling, G., D. Fernandez, S. Rupper, D. Tingey, C. Harrison, in review. Effect of atmospheric deposition and weathering on trace element concentrations in glacial meltwater at Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming, USA. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research.. Pending, 12/2016.
  • Maurer*, J., S. Rupper, J. Schaefer, 2016. Quantifying ice loss in the eastern Himalayas since 1974 using declassified spy satellite imagery. The Cryosphere, 10, 2203-2215. doi: 10.5194/tc-10-2203-2016. Published, 10/2016.
  • Sagredo, E., T. Lowell, M. Kelly, S. Rupper, D. Ward, J. Aravena, A. Malone, 2016. Equilibrium line altitudes along the Andes during the last Millennium: Paleoclimatic implications. The Holocene, 1-15, DOI: 10.1177/0959683616678458. Published, 08/2016.
  • Liu, Z., J. Radebaugh, E. Christiansen, R. Harris, S. Rupper, 2016. Role of fluids in the tectonic evolution of Titan. Icarus, 270, 2-13. Published, 03/2016.
  • Koppes, M., S. Rupper, M. Asay*, A. Winter-Billington*, 2015. Sensitivity of glacier runoff projections to baseline climate data in the Indus River Basin. Frontiers of Earth Science, 3, 59. Published, 10/2015.
  • Huybers*, K., S. Rupper, G. Roe, 2015. Response of closed basin lakes to interannual climate variability. Climate Dynamics, 10.1007/s00382-015-2798-4.. Published, 09/2015.
  • Maurer*, J., S. Rupper, 2015. Tapping into the Hexagon spy imagery database: a new automated workflow for geomorphic change detection. Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 108, 113-127. Published, 07/2015.
  • Krusic*, P., E. Cook, D. Dukpa, A. Putnam, S. Rupper, J. Schaefer, 2015. 638 years of summer temperature variability over the Bhutanese Himalaya. Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1002/2015GL063566. Published, 05/2015.
  • Rupper, S., W. Christensen, B. Bickmore, L. Burgener*, L. Koenig, M. Koutnik C. Miège*, R. Forster, 2015. The effects of dating uncertainties on net accumulation estimates from ice cores.Journal of Glaciology, 61(225),163-172. Published, 02/2015.
  • Sagredo*, E, S. Rupper, T. Lowell. 2014. Sensitivity of the equilibrium line altitude across the Andes. Quaternary Research, 81(2), 355-366.. Published, 01/2014.
  • Steig, E., Q. Ding, J. White, M. Kuttel, S. Rupper, T. Neumann, P. Neff, A. Gallant, P. Mayewski, K. Taylor, G. Hoffmann, D. Dixon, S. Schoenemann, B. Markle, D. Schneider, T. Fudge, A. Schauer, R. Teel, B. Vaughn, L. Burgener*, J. Williams*, E. Korotkikh, 2013. Recent climate and ice-sheet changes in West Antarctica compared with the past 2,000 years. Nature Geoscience, 6, 372-375. Published, 06/2013.
  • Burgener*, L., S. Rupper, L. Koenig, R. Forster, W. Christensen, J. Williams*, M. Koutnik,C. Miege, E. Steig, D. Keeler+, L. Riley+, 2013. An observed negative trend in West Antarctic accumulation rates from 1975 to 2010: Evidence from new observed and simulated records. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 1-12.. Published, 01/2013.
  • McBride, J., S. Rupper, S. Ritter, D. Tingey, M. Koutnik, A. Quick*, T. Morris, R. Keach,L. Burgener+, A. McKean*, J. Williams*, J. Maurer+, D. Keeler+, R. Windell+, 2012. Relationship between wave ogives and radar scattering in an alpine glacier. Geosphere, 8, 1054-1077.. Published, 01/2012.
  • Rupper, S., S. Schaefer, L. Burgener*, L. Koenig, K. Tsering, E. Cook, 2012. Sensitivity and response of Bhutanese glaciers to atmospheric warming. Geophysical Research Letters, 39, 19, doi: 10.1029/2012GL053010. Published, 01/2012.
  • Thomas*, A.L., S. Rupper, W. Christensen, 2011. Characterizing the statistical properties and interhemispheric distribution of Dansgaard-Oeschger events. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, D03103. Published, 01/2011.
  • McBride, J., S. Rupper, S. Ritter, D. Tingey, A. Quick*, A. McKean*, N. Jones+, 2010. Results of an experimental radar survey on the Gornergletscher Glacier System (Zwillingsgletscher), Valais, Switzerland: Proceedings of the XIII International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar. doi: 10.1109/ICGPR.2010.5550157. Published, 01/2010.
  • Rupper, S. and Koppes, M., 2010. Spatial patterns in Central Asian climate and equilibrium line altitudes. IOP Earth and Environmental Science, doi:10.1088/1755-1315/9/1/012009. Published, 01/2010.
  • Vizciano, M., S. Rupper, J. Chiang, 2010. Mechanisms of Glacial Onset 2.75 Ma.Paleoceanography, 25, PA2205. Published, 01/2010.
  • Rupper, S., G.H. Roe, and A. Gillespie, 2009. Spatial patterns of glacier advance and retreat in Central Asia in the Holocene. Quaternary Research, 72(3): 337-346. Published, 01/2009.
  • Fisher, D., E. Osterberg, A. Dyke, D. Dahl-Jensen, M. Demuth, C. Zdanowicz, J. Bourgeois, R. Koerner, P. Mayewski, C. Wake, K. Kreutz, E.J. Steig, J. Zheng, K. Yalcin, K. Goto- Azuma, B. Luckman, S. Rupper, 2008. The Prospector Russell (Mt. Logan) Holocene-Late Wisconinan Istope Record: Connections to the tropcial Pacific Ocean. The Holocene, 18(5): 667-677. Published, 01/2008.
  • Rupper, S., and G.H. Roe, 2008. Glacier changes and regional climate – a mass and energy balance approach. Journal of Climate, 21(20): 5384-5401. Published, 01/2008.
  • Fisher, D.A., Wake, C., Kreutz, K, Yalcin, K., Steig, E., Mayewski, P., Anserson, L., Zheng, J., Rupper, S., Zdanowicz, C., Demuth, M., Waszkiewicz, M., Dahl-Jensen, D., Goto- Azuma, K., Bourgeois, J.B., Koerner, R.M., Sekerka, J., Osterberg, E., Abbott, M.B., Finney, B.P., and Burns, S.J., 2004. Stable isotope records from Mount Logan, Eclipse ice cores and nearby Jellybean Lake. Water cycle of the North Pacific over 2000 years and over five vertical kilometers: Sudden shifts and tropical connections. Geographie Physique et Quaternaire, 58(2-3): 337-352. Published, 01/2004.
  • Rupper, S., E.J. Steig, and G.H. Roe, 2004. The relationship between snow accumulation at Mt. Logan, Yukon, and climate variability in the North Pacific. Journal of Climate, 17 (24): 4724-4739. Published, 01/2004.