Publisert 15.02.2016 , sist oppdatert 13.05.2019


Peer-reviewed papers


Nagy, T., L.M. Andreassen, R.A. Duller and P.J. Gonzalez. 2019. SenDiT: A Sentinel-2 Displacement Toolbox with application to glacier surface velocities. Remote Sensing. Accepted.


Beniston, M. D. Farinotti, M. Stoffel, L.M. Andreassen, E. Coppola, N. Eckert, A. Fantini, F. Giacona, C. Hauck, M.Huss, H. Huwald, M. Lehning, J.-I. López-Moreno, J. Magnusson, C. Marty, E. Moran-Tejéda, S. Morin, M. Naaim, A. Provenzale, A. Rabatel, D. Six, J. Stötter, U. Strasser, S. Terzago, and C. Vincent. 2018. The European mountain cryosphere: A review of its current state, trends and future Challenges. The Cryosphere, 12, 759-794, (pdf)

Stokes, S. L.M. Andreassen, M.R. Champion, G. D. Corner. 2018. Widespread and accelerating glacier retreat on the Lyngen Peninsula, northern Norway, since their ‘Little Ice Age’ maximum. Journal of Glaciology, 64(243), 100-118. doi:10.1017/jog.2018.3 (pdf)

Winsvold, S.H., A. Kääb, C. Nuth, L.M. Andreassen, W van Pelt, and T. Schellenberger. 2018. Using SAR satellite data time-series for regional glacier mapping. The Cryosphere, 12, 867-890, (pdf)


Farinotti, D., D.J. Brinkerhoff, G. K. C. Clarke, J. J. Fürst, H. Frey, P. Gantayat, F. Gillet-Chaulet, C. Girard, M. Huss, P. W. Leclercq, A. Linsbauer, H. Machguth, C. Martin, F. Maussion, M. Morlighem, C. Mosbeux, A. Pandit, A. Portmann, A. Rabatel, R. Ramsankaran, T. J. Reerink, O. Sanchez, P. A. Stentoft, S. Singh Kumari, W. J. J. van Pelt, B. Anderson, T. Benham, D. Binder, J. A. Dowdeswell, A. Fischer, K. Helfricht, S. Kutuzov, I. Lavrentiev, R. McNabb, G. H. Gudmundsson, H. Li, H., and L. M. Andreassen. 2017. How accurate are estimates of glacier ice thickness? Results from ITMIX, the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison Experiment. The Cryosphere, 11, 949-970, doi:10.5194/tc-11-949-2017. (pdf

Vashisht P., M. Pandey, AL. Ramanathan, S. Tayal, M. Jackson. 2017. Comparative assessment of volume change in Kolahoi and Chhota glaciers, Western Himalayas, using empirical techniques. Journal of Climate Change, 3, 37-48.

Ødegård, R. S., A. Nesje, K. Isaksen, L. M. Andreassen, T. Eiken, M. Schwikowski and C. Uglietti. 2017. Climate change threatens archaeologically significant ice patches: insights into their age, internal structure, mass balance and climate sensitivity. The Cryosphere, 11, 17-32, doi:10.5194/tc-11-17-2017 (pdf).


Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, B. Kjøllmoen, and R.V. Engeset. 2016. Reanalysis of long-term series of glaciological and geodetic mass balance for 10 Norwegian glaciers. The Cryosphere, 10, 535-552, doi:10.5194/tc-10-535-2016, 2016. (pdf)

Barnett, M. J., M. Pawlett, J.L. Wadham, M. Jackson and D.C. Cullen. 2016. Demonstration of a multi-technique approach to assess glacial microbial populations in the _eld. Journal of Glaciology. Available on CJO 2016  doi:10.1017/jog.2016.23


Andreassen, L.M., M. Huss, K. Melvold, H. Elvehøy and S.H. Winsvold. 2015. Ice thickness measurements and volume estimates for glaciers in Norway. Journal of Glaciology 61(228) DOI: 10.3189/2015JoG14J161

Engelhardt, M., T.V. Schuler, and L.M. Andreassen. 2015. Sensitivities of glacier mass balance and runoff to climate perturbations in Norway. Annals of Glaciology 56(70). doi: 10.3189/2015AoG70A004

Lefeuvre, P.-M., M. Jackson, G. Lappegard, J. O. Hagen. 2015. Interannual variability of glacier basal pressure from a 20 year record. Annals of Glaciology 56(70). doi: 10.3189/2015AoG70A019

Raup, B. H., L. M. Andreassen, Tobias Bolch, and S. Bevan. 2015. Remote sensing of glaciers.  Chapter 7 in Remote Sensing of the Cryosphere, Marco Tedesco, ed.  432 pp. ISBN: 978-1-118-36885-5, pp 123-156.

Telling, J., E. S. Boyd, N. Bone, E. L. Jones, M. Tranter, J. W. MacFarlane, P. G. Martin, J. L. Wadham, G. Lamarche-Gagnon, M. L. Skidmore, T. L. Hamilton, E. Hill, M. Jackson and D. A. Hodgson. 2015. Rock comminution as a source of hydrogen for subglacial ecosystems. Nature Geoscience 8, 851–855.


Andreassen, L. M., F. Paul and J. E. Hausberg. 2014. Norway, chapter 19 in: Kargel, J. S., G. J. Leonard, M. P. Bishop, A. Kaab, B. Raup (Eds), 2014, Global Land Ice Measurements from Space (Springer-Praxis Books), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, DOI 10.1007/978-3-540-79818-7, 427-437.

Engelhardt, M., T. V. Schuler, and L. M. Andreassen. 2014. Contribution of snow and glacier melt to discharge for highly glacierised catchments in Norway. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 511-523, doi:10.5194/hess-18-511-2014. (pdf)

Giesen, R. H., L. M. Andreassen, M. R. van den Broeke and J. Oerlemans. 2014. Surface energy balance in the ablation zone of Langfjordjøkelen, an arctic, maritime glacier in northern Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 60(219), 57-70.

Winsvold, S. H., L. M. Andreassen and C. Kienholz. 2014 Glacier area and length changes in Norway from repeat inventories. The Cryosphere, 8, 1885-1903, doi:10.5194/tc-8-1885-2014. (pdf)


Engelhardt, M., T. V. Schuler, T. V. and L. M. Andreassen. 2013. Glacier mass balance of Norway from 1961–2010 calculated by a temperature-index model. Annals of Glaciology, 54(63), 32-40.

Moore, P. L., J. P. Winberry, N. R. Iverson, K. A. Christianson, S. Anandakrishnan, M. Jackson, M. E. Mathison and D. Cohen. 2013. Glacier slip and seismicity induced by surface melt. Geology. 41(12), 1247-1250.

Zemp , M., E. Thibert, M. Huss, D. Stumm, C. Rolstad Denby, C. Nuth, S. U. Nussbaumer, G. Moholdt, A. Mercer, C. Mayer, P. C. Joerg, P. Jansson, B. Hynek, A. Fischer, H. Escher-Vetter, H. Elvehøy and L. M. Andreassen. 2013. Uncertainties and re-analysis of glacier mass balance measurements. The Cryosphere, 7, 1227-1245. (pdf)

Zoet, L. K., B. Carpenter, M. Scuderi, R. B. Alley, S. Anandakrishnan, C. Marone and M. Jackson. 2013. The effects of entrained debris on the basal sliding stability of a glacier. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. 06/2013; 118(2). DOI: 10.1002/jgrf.20052.


Andreassen, L. M., B. Kjøllmoen, A. Rassmussen, K. Melvold and Ø. Nordli. 2012. Langfjordjøkelen, a rapidly shrinking glacier in northern Norway. Journal of glaciology. 58(209), 581-593.

Barnett, M. J., J. L. Wadham, M. Jackson and D. C. Cullen. 2012. In-Field Implementation of a Recombinant Factor C Assay for the Detection of Lipopolysaccharide as a Biomarker of Extant Life within Glacial Environments. Biosensors, 2, 83-100.

Engelhardt, M., T. V. Schuler and L. M. Andreassen. 2012. Evaluation of gridded precipitation for Norway using glacier mass-balance measurements. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0459.2012.00473.x

Willis, I. C., C. Fitzsimmons, K. Melvold, L. M. Andreassen and R. H. Giesen. 2012. Structure, morphology and water flux of a subglacial drainage system, Midtdalsbreen, Norway. Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp8431


Paul, F., L. M. Andreassen and S. H. Winsvold. 2011. A new glacier inventory for the Jostedalsbreen region, Norway, from Landsat TM scenes of 2006 and changes ssince 1966. Annals of glaciology, 52(59), 153-162.

Nesje, A., L. H. Pilø, E. Finstad, B. Solli, V. Wangen, R. S. Ødegård, K. Isaksen, E. N. Støren, D. I. Bakke and L. M. Andreassen. 2011. The climatic significance of artefacts related to prehistoric reindeer hunting exposed at melting ice patches in southern Norway. The Holocene, 22(4), 485-496, DOI: 10.1177/0959683611425552


Dubnick, A., J. Barker, M. Sharp, J. Wadham, G. Lis, J. Telling, S. Fitzsimmons and M. Jackson. 2010. Characterisation of dissolved organic matter (DOM) from glacial environments using total fluorescence spectroscopy and parallel factor analysis. Annals of Glaciology, 51(56), 111-122.

Rasmussen, L. A., L. M. Andreassen, S. Baumann, and H. Conway. 2010. Little Ice Age precipitation in Jotunheimen, southern Norway. The Holocene, 20(7), 1039–1045, DOI: 10.1177/0959683610369510.


Andreassen, L. M. and J. Oerlemans. 2009. Modelling long-term summer and winter balances and the climate sensitivity of Storbreen, Norway. Geografiska Annaler, 91(4), 233-251.

Baumann, S., S. Winkler and L. M. Andreassen. 2009. Mapping glaciers in Jotunheimen, South-Norway, during the "Little Ice Age" maximum. The Cryosphere, 3, 231-243. (pdf)

Elvehøy, H., M. Jackson and L. M. Andreassen. 2009. The influence of drainage boundaries on specific mass-balance results: a case study of Engabreen, Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 50, 135-140.

Giesen, R. H., L. M. Andreassen, M. R. van den Broeke and J. Oerlemans. 2009. Comparison of the meteorology and surface energy balance at Storbreen and Midtdalsbreen, two glaciers in southern Norway. The Cryosphere, 3, 57-74 (pdf)

Haug, T. C. Rollstad, H. Elvehøy, M. Jackson, I. Maalen-Johansen. 2009. Geodetic mass balance of the western Svartisen ice cap, Norway, in the periods 1968–1985 and 1985–2002. Annals of Glaciology, 50, 119-125.

Paul, F. and L. M. Andreassen.  2009. A new glacier inventory for the Svartisen region (Norway) from Landsat ETM+ data: Challenges and change assessment. Journal of Glaciology, 55(192), 607-618.

Winkler, S., H. Elvehøy and A. Nesje.  2009. Glacier fluctuations of Jostedalsbreen, western Norway, during the past 20 years: the sensitive response of maritime mountain glaciers. The Holocene, 19,(3), 395–414.


Andreassen, L. M., H. Elvehøy, B. Kjøllmoen, M. Jackson and R. V. Engeset. 2008. Long term observations of glaciers in Norway, 100-110. In Orlove, Wiengandt and Luckman (eds.): The Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat in Scientific and Social Context. University of California press: Berkeley, Los Angeles, London, 282 pp.

Andreassen, L. M., F. Paul, A. Kääb, and J. E. Hausberg. 2008. Landsat-derived glacier inventory for Jotunheimen, Norway, and deduced glacier changes since the 1930s. The Cryosphere, 2, 131-145. (pdf)

Andreassen, L. M., M. R. van den Broeke, R. H. Giesen, J. Oerlemans. 2008. A five-year record of surface energy and mass balance from the ablation zone of Storbreen, Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 54(185), 245-258.

Giesen, R. H., M. R. van den Broeke, J. Oerlemans, and L. M. Andreassen. 2008. Surface energy balance in the ablation zone of Midtdalsbreen, a glacier in southern Norway: Interannual variability and the effect of clouds. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D21111, doi:10.1029/2008JD010390.

Iverson, N. R., T. S. Hooyer, U. H. Fischer, D. Cohen, P. L. Moore, M. Jackson, G. Lappegard, and J. Kohler. 2007. Soft-bed experiments beneath Engabreen, Norway: Regelation infiltration, basal slip, and bed deformation, Journal of Glaciology, 53, 323-341.


Rasmussen, L. A., L. M. Andreassen and H. Conway. 2007. Reconstruction of mass balance of glaciers in southern Norway back to 1948. Annals of Glaciology, 46, 255-260.

Udnæs, H. C., E. Alfnes and L. M. Andreassen. 2007. Improving runoff modelling using satellite-derived snow covered area? Nordic Hydrology, 38(1), 21–32, doi:10.2166/nh.2007.032 


Cohen D., T. S. Hooyer, N. R. Iverson, J. F. Thomason and M. Jackson. 2006. Role of transient water pressure in quarrying: A subglacial experiment using acoustic emissions. J. Geophys. Res., 111, F03006, doi:10.1029/2005JF000439.

Lappegard, G., J. Kohler, M. Jackson and J. O. Hagen. 2006. Characteristics of subglacial drainage systems deduced from load-cell measurements. Journal of Glaciology, 52(176), 137-148.

Lappegard, G.  2006.  Subglacial stress bridging around low-pressure channels.  Journal of Geophysical Research Earth Surface, submitted.  


Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, B. Kjøllmoen, R. V. Engeset and N. Haakensen. 2005. Glacier mass balance and length variation in Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 317-325.

Cohen D., N. R. Iverson, T. S. Hooyer, U. H. Fischer, M. Jackson and P. Moore. 2005. Debris-bed friction of hard-bedded glaciers. Journal of Geophysical Research, 110, doi:10.10297/2004JF000228.

Engeset, R. V., T. V. Schuler and M. Jackson. 2005. Analysis of the first jökulhlaup at Blåmannsisen in northern Norway and implications for future events. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 35-41.

Geist, T., H. Elvehøy, M. Jackson and J. Stötter, 2005. Investigations on intra-annual elevation changes using multitemporal airborne laser scanning data – case study Engabreen, Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 195-201.

Jackson, M., I. Brown and H. Elvehøy. 2005. Velocity measurements on Engabreen. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 29-34.

Rasmussen, L. A. and L. M. Andreassen. 2005. Seasonal mass balance gradients in Norway. Journal of Glaciology. 51(175), 601-606.

Schuler, T., R. Hock, M. Jackson, H. Elvehøy, M. Braun, I. Brown and J.-O. Hagen. 2005. Distributed mass balance and climate sensitivity modelling of Engabreen, Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 395-401. 


Alfnes, E., L. M. Andreassen, R. V. Engeset, T. Skaugen and H.-C. Udnæs. 2004. Temporal variability in snow distribution. Annals of Glaciology, 38, 101-105.

Engeset, R.V, O. E. Tveito, E. Alfnes, Z. Mengistu, H. -C. Udnæs, K. Isaksen and E. J. Førland. 2004. New snow maps of Norway.KART OG PLAN, 64(2), 121-127.



Engeset, R. V., H. -C. Udnæs, T. Guneriussen, H. Koren, E. Malnes, R. Solberg and E. Alfnes, 2003. Improving runoff simulations using satellite-observed time-series of snow covered area. Nordic Hydrology, 34(4), 281-294.

Iverson, N. R., D. Cohen, T. P. Hooyer, U. H. Fischer, M. Jackson, P. L. Moore, G. Lappegard and J. Kohler. 2003. Effect of Basal Debris on Glacier Flow. Science, 31, 81-84.


Andreassen, L. M., H. Elvehøy, and B. Kjøllmoen. 2002. Using aerial photography to study glacier changes in Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 34, 343-347.

Elvehøy H., R. Engeset, L. M. Andreassen, J. Kohler, Y. Gjessing and H. Björnson. 2002. Assessment of possible jökulhlaups from Lake Demmevatnet in Norway. IAHS Publ. 271, 31-36.

Engeset, R. V., J. Kohler, K. Melvold and B. Lundén. 2002. Change detection and monitoring of glacier mass balance and facies using ERS SAR winter images over Svalbard. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 23(10), 2023-2050.   


Cohen, D., R. LeB. Hooke, N. R. Iverson and J. Kohler. 2000.  Sliding of ice past an obstacle at Engabreen, Norway.  Journal of Glaciology.  46, 599-610.

Engeset, R.V., Roald, L.A., H. Elvehøy, L.M. Andreassen, E. Roland, B. Kjøllmoen, and N. Haakensen. 2000. Modelling of historic variations and future scenarios for the Svartisen ice cap, northern Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 31, 97-103.

Engeset, R. V., H. K. Sorteberg and H. -C. Udnæs. 2000. Snow pillows: Use and verification, 45-51.In: Hjorth-Hansen, Holand, Løset & Norem. (eds.): Snow Engineering. Recent advances and Developments. Balkema: Rotterdam. 456 pp.


Andreassen, L. M. 1999. Comparing traditional mass balance measurements with long-term volume change extracted from topographical maps: A case study of Storbreen glacier in Jotunheimen, Norway, for the period 1940-1997. Geografiska Annaler, 81A, 467-476.

Engeset, R. V. and R. P. Ødegård. 1999. Comparison of annual changes in winter ERS-1 SAR images and glacier mass balance of Slakbreen, Svalbard. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 20(2), 259-271.

Liston, G. E., J. -G. Winther, O. Bruland, H. Elvehøy and K. Sand. 1999. Below-surface ice melt on the coastal Antarctic ice sheet. Journal of Glaciology, 45(150), 273-285.

Østrem, G. and N. Haakensen. 1999. Map comparison or traditional mass-balance measurements: which method is better? Geografiska Annaler, 81A, 703-711.


Engeset, R. and D. J. Weydahl. 1998. Analysis of glaciers and geomorphology at Svalbard using multitemporal ERS-1 SAR imagep. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 36(6), 1879-1887.


Kennett, M. and T. Eiken. 1997. Airborne measurement of glacier surface elevation by scanning laser altimeter. Annals of Glaciology, 24, 293-296.

Kennett, M., T. Laumann and B. Kjøllmoen.1997. Predicted response of the calving glacier Svartisheibreen, Norway, and outbursts from it, to future changes in climate and lake level. Annals of Glaciology, 24, 16-20.

Kennett, M., C. Rolstad, H. Elvehøy and E. Ruud. 1997. Calculation of drainage divides beneath the Svartisen ice-cap using GIS hydrologic tool. Norsk geografisk Tidsskrift, 51, 23 -28.

Kjøllmoen, B. and G. Østrem. 1997. Storsteinsfjellbreen: Variations in mass balance from the 1960s to the 1990s. Geografiska Annaler, 79 A(3), 195-200.

Kohler, J., J. Moore, M. Kennett, R. Engeset and H. Elvehøy. 1997. Using ground-penetrating radar to image previous years’ summer surfaces for mass balance measurements. Annals of Glaciology, 24, 355-360.

Winkler, P., N. Haakensen, A. Nesje and N. Rye.1997. Glaziale Dynamik in Westnorwegen – Ablauf unc Ursachen des aktuellen Gletchervorstosses am Jostedalsbreen. Petermanns Geographische Mitteilungen, 141(1), 43-63.


Jansson, P., J. Kohler and V. Pohjola. 1996. Characteristics of basal ice at Engabreen, northern Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 22, 114-120.

Winther, J-G., H. Elvehøy, C. E. Bøggild, K. Sand and G. Liston.1996. Melting, runoff and the formation of frozen lakes in a mixed snow and blue ice field in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica. Journal of Glaciology, 42(141), 271-278.


Bøggild, C.E., J. -G. Winther, K. Sand and H. Elvehøy. 1995. Sub-surface melting in blue ice fields in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica: Observations and modelling. Annals of Glaciology, 21,162-168.

Hooke R. LeB. and N.R. Iverson. 1995. Grain-size distribution in deforming subglacial tills: role of grain fracture. Geology 23(1), pp. 57-60.

Kohler, J. 1995. Determining the extent of pressurized flow beneath Storglaciären, using results of tracer experiments and measurements of input and output discharge. Journal of Glaciology, 41(138), 217-231.

Laumann, T., M. Kennett, T. Johannesseon and O. Sigurdsson. 1995. Degree-day glacier mass-balance modelling with applications to glaciers in Iceland, Norway and Greenland. Journal of Glaciology, 41(138), 345-358.


Laumann, T. and N. Reeh. 1994. Sensitivity to climate change of the mass balance of glaciers in southern Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 39(133), 656-665.