Publications


Refereed

  • Werder, M.A., I. Hewitt, C.G. Schoof, G.E. Flowers. In press. Modeling channelized and distributed subglacial drainage in two dimensions. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface

  • Flowers, G.E., L. Copland, C.G. Schoof. In press. Contemporary glacier processes and global change: recent observations from the Kaskawulsh Glacier and Donjek Range, St. Elias Mountains. Arctic.

  • Joughin, I., S.B. Das, G.E. Flowers, M.D. Behn, R.B. Alley, M.A. King, B.E. Smith, J. Bamber, M.R. van den Broeke, J.H. van Angelen. 2013. Influence of supraglacial lakes and ice-sheet geometry on seasonal ice-flow variability. The Cryosphere, 7, 1185-1192.

  • Wilson, N.J. and G.E. Flowers. 2013. Environmental controls on the thermal structure of alpine glaciers. The Cryosphere, 7, 167-182.

  • Wilson, N.J., G.E. Flowers, L. Mingo. 2013. Characterization and interpretation of polythermal structure in two subarctic glaciers. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 118, 1443-1459, doi:10.1002/jgrf.20096.

  • MacDougall, A.H., B.A. Wheler and G.E. Flowers. 2011. A preliminary assessment of glacier melt-model parameter sensitivity and transferability in a dry subarctic environment. The Cryosphere, 5, 1011-1028.

  • Flowers, G.E., N. Roux, S. Pimentel, C. Schoof. 2011. Present dynamics and future prognosis of a slowly surging glacier. The Cryosphere, 5, 299-313.

  • MacDougall, A.H. and G.E. Flowers. 2011. Spatial and temporal transferability of a distributed energy-balance glacier melt-model. J. Clim., 24(5), 1480-1498.

  • Wheler, B.A. and G.E. Flowers. 2011. Glacier subsurface heat-flux characterizations for energy balance modelling in the Donjek Range, southwest Yukon Territory, Canada. J. Glaciol. 57(201), 121-133.

  • Pimentel, S. and G.E. Flowers. 2011. A numerical study of hydrologically driven glacier dynamics and subglacial flooding. Proc. Roy. Soc. A., 467, 537-558, doi: 10.1098/rspa.2010.0211.

  • Flowers, G.E. 2010. Glacier hydromechanics: early insights and the lasting legacy of three works by Iken and colleagues. J. Glaciol., 56(200), 1069-1078.

  • Pimentel, S., G.E. Flowers and C.G. Schoof. 2010. A hydrologically coupled higher-order flow-band model of ice dynamics with a Coulomb friction sliding law. J. Geophys. Res. 115, F04023, doi:10.1029/2009JF001621.

  • Mingo, L. and G.E. Flowers. 2010. Instruments and Methods: An integrated lightweight ice-penetrating radar system. J. Glaciol., 56(198), 709-714.

  • De Paoli, L. and G.E. Flowers. 2009. Dynamics of a small surge-type glacier investigated using one-dimensional geophysical inversion. J. Glaciol., 55(194), 1101-1112.

  • Boon, S., G.E. Flowers and D.S. Munro. 2009. Canadian glacier hydrology. Can. Water Res. J., 22, 3903-3918.

  • Flowers, G.E. 2008. Subglacial modulation of the hydrograph from glacierized basins. Hydrol. Proc., 22, 3903-3918.

  • Flowers, G.E., H. Björnsson, Á. Geirsdóttir, G.H. Miller, J.L. Black and G.K.C. Clarke. 2008. Holocene climate conditions and glacier fluctuation in central Iceland from physical modelling and empirical evidence. Quat. Sci. Rev., 27, 797-813.

  • Flowers, G.E., H. Björnsson, Á. Geirsdóttir, G.H. Miller and G.K.C. Clarke. 2007. Glacier fluctuation and inferred climatology of Langjökull ice cap through the Little Ice Age. Quat. Sci. Rev., 22, 2337-2353.

  • Huntington, H.P., M. Boyle, G.E. Flowers, J. Weatherly, L. Hamilton, L. Hinzman, C. Gerlach, R. Zulueta, C. Nicolson and J. Overpeck. 2007. The influence of human activity in the Arctic on climate and climate impacts. Climatic Change, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9162-y.

  • Fischer, U.H., A. Braun, A. Bauder and G.E. Flowers. 2005. Changes in geometry and subglacial drainage derived form digital elevation models: Unteraargletscher, Switzerland, 1927-97. Ann. Glaciol., 40, 20-24.

  • Marshall, S.J., H. Björnsson, G.E. Flowers and G.K.C. Clarke. 2005. Simulation of Vatnajökull ice cap dynamics. J. Geophys. Rev., 110, F03009, doi:10.1029/2004JF000262.

  • Flowers, G.E., S.J. Marshall, H. Björnsson and G.K.C. Clarke. 2005. Sensitivity of Vatnajökull ice cap hydrology and dynamics to climate warming over the next two centuries. J. Geophys. Rev., 110, F02011, doi:10.1029/2004JF000200.

  • Flowers, G.E., H. Björnsson, F. Pálsson and G.K.C. Clarke. 2004. A coupled sheet-conduit mechanism for jökulhlaup propagation. Geophys. Res. Lett., 31 L05401, doi:10.1029/2003GL019088.

  • Hildes, D.H.D., G.K.C. Clarke, G.E. Flowers and S.J. Marshall. 2004. Modelling subglacial erosion and englacial sediment transport of the North American ice sheets. Quat. Sci. Rev., 23, 409-430.

  • Flowers, G.E., H. Björnsson and F. Pálsson. 2003. New insights into the subglacial and periglacial hydrology of Vatnajökull, Iceland, from a distributed physical model. J. Glaciol., 49(165), 257-270.

  • Björnsson, H., F. Pálsson, O. Sigurdsson and G.E. Flowers. 2003 Surges of glaciers in Iceland. Ann. Glaciol., 36, 82-90.

  • Flowers, G.E. and G.K.C. Clarke. 2002. A multicomponent coupled model of glacier hydrology, 1, Theory and synthetic examples. J. Geophys. Res., 107(B11), 2287, doi:10.1029/2001JB001122.

  • Flowers, G.E. and G.K.C. Clarke. 2002. A multicomponent coupled model of glacier hydrology, 2, Application to Trapridge Glacier, Yukon, Canada. J. Geophys. Res., 107(B11), 2288, doi:10.1029/2001JB001124.

  • Flowers, G.E. and G.K.C. Clarke. 2000. An integrated modelling approach to understanding subglacial hydraulic release events. Ann. Glaciol., 31, 222-228.

  • Flowers, G.E. and G.K.C. Clarke. 1999. Surface and bed topography of Trapridge Glacier, Yukon Territory, Canada: digital elevation models and derived hydraulic geometry. J. Glaciol., 45(149), 165-174.

  • Wieman, C.E., G.E. Flowers and S.L. Gilbert. 1995. Inexpensive laser cooling and trapping experiment for undergraduate laboratories. Am. J. Phys., 63(4), 317-330.

  • Gessert, T.A., X. Li, G.E. Flowers, E.E. Beck and T.J. Coutts. 1992. Effects of pure-hydrogen and pure-argon plasmas on the near-surface type conversion of p-InP. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials, Newport, RI, April 20-24, 1992 (IEEE-LEOS Cat. No. 92CH3104-7), 328-331.