Publications

  • S. Watson & J. Kargel, D. Regmi, S. Rupper, J. Maurer*, A. Karki (2018). Shrinkage of Nepal’s second largest lake (Phewa Tal) due to watershed degradation and increased sediment flux. Remote Sensing. Accepted, 12/20/2018.
  • M. Olson & S. Rupper (2018). Impacts of topographic shading on glacier surface mass balance in High Mountain Asia. The Cryosphere. Vol. 13, 29-40. Published, 11/01/2018.
  • 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.

Presentations

  • *Keeler, D., S, Rupper, R. Forster, C. Miege, 2018. Estimates of annual surface mass balance from radar for the West Antarcitc Idvide using an automated layer picker. AGU, Fall Meeting. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/13/2018.
  • *Olson M., S. Rupper, 2018. Spatial and temporal changes in aerosol radiative forcing on glaciers in the eastern Himalaya. AGU, Fall Meeting. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/13/2018.
  • *Hess, M. S. Rupper, B. Codding, M. Power, 2018. Deglaciation of the Uinta Mountain Range: The role of paleoglaciers for human settlements in northeastern Utah. AGU, Fall Meeting. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/12/2018.
  • Huybers, K., S. Rupper, 2018. Understanding the rate of mass loss for debris-covered glaciers in High Mountain Asia. AGU, Fall Meeting. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/12/2018.
  • *Krueger, J., S. Rupper, 2018. Examining the influence of tropical Pacific sea-surface temperatures on annual surface mass balance in West Antarctica. AGU, Fall Meeting. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/11/2018.
  • *Riley, C., S. Rupper, J. Steenburgh, C. Strong, A. Kochanski, 2018. Characteristics of extreme precipitation events in High Mountain Asia as inferred from high resolution regional climate modeling. AGU, Fall Meeting. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/10/2018.
  • *Johnson, E., S. Rupper, S. Kapnick, D. Rounce, I. Velicogna, J. Maurer, 2018. An analysis of the physical processes controlling observed spatial trends in glacier mass balances across High Mountain Asia. AGU, Fall Meeting. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/04/2018.
  • 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 Graubϋnden 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
  • Austria
  • Bhutan
  • Canada
  • India
  • Nepal
  • Norway
  • Pakistan
  • Switzerland