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Ice Sheet Mass Balance Workshop - Portland 2012

The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR), the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) and the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP), the International Council for Science (ICSU), the International Glaciological Society (IGS) and the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences (IACS) sponsored this kick-off workshop of the renewed Ice-Sheet Mass Balance and Sea Level (ISMASS) expert group.

The workshop was held on 14 July 2012 at the Hilton Portland in Portland, Oregon, USA.

Nature Article on Ice-sheet Mass Balance and Climate Change
Summary of the Ice-Sheet Mass balance and sea level (ISMASS) 2012 Workshop
Ice Sheet Mass Balance Discussion at ISMASS 2012
Overview of the Ice Mass Balance Inter-comparison Exercise
Convergence of models and reality? Bothersome boundary conditions
Modelling the Evolution of the Antarctic and Greenland Ice Sheets
Ocean thermal expansion and its contribution to sea-level rise
Organization of Ice Sheet Mass Balance Activities Discussion at ISMASS 2012
Sea Level Rise Discussion at ISMASS 2012
Modeling of Ice Sheets Discussion at ISMASS 2012
Global Impacts of Sea Level Rise
What is a GIA model, and why do we need it to determine ice-mass balance?
Introduction to ISMASS 2012
Mass Balance of the Antarctic Ice Sheet 1992-2008