Publications

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Project summaries

Generating synthetic fjord bathymetry for coastal Greenland

In the news

With the release of the Greenland bed map (BedMachine v3) in 2017, we had some coverage in the press - have a read:

Der Spiegel (German)

BBC article (English)

AGU article (English)

In preparation

  • Williams, C. et al. (in prep.) LFMapper: spatially scalable linear feature characterisation using the FFT (target journal: The Journal of Open Source Software).

  • Williams, C. et al. (in prep.) Rock exposure mapping in upland areas: a random forest aproach.

  • Williams, C., O’Leary, M., Luckman, A., Jóhannesson, T., Murray, T., (in prep.) Crevasse mapping - an automated approach (target journal: Earth Surface Processes and Landforms).

Published

Signatory and supporter

Published code (Open Source)

Spoken and poster presentations

  • Zayad bassam Alzayer, Mark Fellgett, Vyron Christodoulou, Chris Williams, Joanna Walsh, Andrew Kingdon and Saswata Hier-Majumder. Digital Rock Physics Analysis of Core Integrity using Deep Neural Networks and Computer Vision (AGU, San Francisco, 2019).

  • C. N. Williams, A. Hulbert and R. Lawley. Creation, curation and delivery of high resolution spatial datasetsensuring reliability for product development (EGU, Vienna 2019 - download abstract or download presentation)

  • C. N. Williams, M. O’Leary, A. Luckman, T. Jóhannesson T. and Murray. Automated crevasse mapping: assisting with mountain and glacier hazard assessment (EGU, Vienna 2018 - download abstract or download presentation)

  • C. N. Williams, E. Bee, C. Dashwood and B. Marchant. A data driven approach to landslide susceptibility mapping in Great Britain (EGU, Vienna 2018 - download abstract or download poster)

  • M. Morlighem, C. N. Williams, E. Rignot, L. An, J. L. Bamber, N. Chauché, J. A. Dowdeswell, B. Dorschel, I. Fenty, D. M. Holland, D. Holland, I. Howat, A. Hubbard, T. M. Jordan, R. Millan, J. Mouginot, B. P. Y. Nöel, C. Ó Cofaigh, H. Seroussi, M. J. Siegert, P. Slabon, M. R. van den Broeke, W. Weinrebe and M. Wood. A new bed topography dataset for Greenland out to the continental shelf: BedMachine v3 (EGU, Vienna 2017 (download abstract (author list has changed) or download poster))

  • Williams, C., Bamber, J.L., Jordan, T.M., Dowdeswell, J.A., Siegert, M.J., Palmer, S.J., Cornford, S.L., Morlighem, M., Fenty, I.G., Willis, J.K., Cochran, J.R., Tinto, K.J., A new bed topography dataset for Greenland out to the continental shelf (AGU, San Francisco 2016) (see abstract)

  • Williams, C., Bamber, J., Cochran, J., Cornford, S., Dowdeswell, J., Jordan, T., Morlighem, M., Palmer, S., Siegert, M., Tinto, K. and Paden, J., A hydrologically inspired approach to predicting fjord bedrock elevation at the ice-ocean interface of the Greenland Ice Sheet (EGU, Vienna 2016 (download abstract))

  • Williams, C., Bamber, J., Cochran, J., Cornford, S., Dowdeswell, J., Hurkmans, R., Jordan, T., Morlighem, M., Palmer, S., Siegert, M., Tinto, K., Paden, J., A novel approach to improving the reconstruction of bed elevation with special consideration of bathymetry at the ice/ocean interface of the Greenland ice sheet (AGU, San Francisco 2015 (see abstract))

  • Williams, C., Luckman, A., O’Leary, M., Murray, T., Benn, D., Surface observations and crevasse evolution at high resolution: Greenland tidewater glaciers (International Glaciological Society British Branch meeting, Bristol, September 2014).

  • Williams, C., Luckman, A., O’Leary, M., Murray, T., Benn, D., Calving observations at high resolution from a Greenland tidewater glacier (International Glaciological Society Symposium, Chamonix, May 2014).

  • Williams, C., Carrivick, J., Evans, A., Numerical modelling of the effect of changing surface geometry on mountain glacier mass balance (Accepted abstract at AGU 2012, San Francisco, USA).

  • Williams, C., Carrivick, J., Evans, A., Carver, S., Changing glacier morphology and glacier mass balance (Leeds University School of Earth and Environment postgraduate Conference, March 2012).

  • Williams, C., Carrivick, J., Evans, A., Carver, S., Evaluating mountain glacier change over the 20th and early 21st century utilising a multi-scale approach (International Glaciological Society British Branch meeting, Cambridge, September 2011).

  • Williams, C., Carrivick, J., Evans, A., Carver, S., Effects of changing glacier morphology on glacier mass balance (Leeds University School of Geography postgraduate Conference, March 2011).

  • Williams, C., Arrell, K., Carrivick, J., Feedbacks between glacier morphology and mass balance (RGS-IBG Annual Conference, September 2010).