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Prof. David Vaughan - Profile

Selected publications since 2010


Arthern, R. J., D. G. Vaughan, A. M. Rankin, R. Mulvaney, and E. R. Thomas (2010), In situ measurements of Antarctic snow compaction compared with predictions of models, Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface, 115.


Barrand, N. E., D. G. Vaughan, N. Steiner, M. Tedesco, P. K. Munneke, M. R. van den Broeke, and J. S. Hosking (2013), Trends in Antarctic Peninsula surface melting conditions from observations and regional climate modeling, Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface, 118(1), 315-330.


Bindschadler, R., D. G. Vaughan, and P. Vornberger (2011), Variability of basal melt beneath the Pine Island Glacier ice shelf, West Antarctica, Journal of Glaciology, 57(204), 581-595.


Bingham, R. G., F. Ferraccioli, E. C. King, R. D. Larter, H. D. Pritchard, A. M. Smith, and D. G. Vaughan (2012), Inland thinning of West Antarctic Ice Sheet steered along subglacial rifts, Nature, 487(7408), 468-471.


Cook, A. J., and D. G. Vaughan (2010), Overview of areal changes of the ice shelves on the Antarctic Peninsula over the past 50 years, Cryosphere, 4(1), 77-98.


Fretwell, P., et al. (2013), Bedmap2: improved ice bed, surface and thickness datasets for Antarctica, Cryosphere, 7(1), 375-393.
Gillet-Chaulet, F., O. Gagliardini, H. Seddik, M. Nodet, G. Durand, C. Ritz, T. Zwinger, R. Greve, and D. G. Vaughan (2012), Greenland ice sheet contribution to sea-level rise from a new-generation ice-sheet model, Cryosphere, 6(6), 1561-1576.


Hillenbrand, C. D., et al. (2013), Grounding-line retreat of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet from inner Pine Island Bay, Geology, 41(1), 35-38.


Holland, P. R., H. F. J. Corr, H. D. Pritchard, D. G. Vaughan, R. J. Arthern, A. Jenkins, and M. Tedesco (2011), The air content of Larsen Ice Shelf, Geophysical Research Letters, 38.


Humbert, A., D. Gross, R. Muller, M. Braun, R. S. W. van de Wal, M. R. van den Broeke, D. G. Vaughan, and W. J. van de Berg (2010), Deformation and failure of the ice bridge on the Wilkins Ice Shelf, Antarctica, Annals of Glaciology, 51(55), 49-55.


Jordan, T. A., F. Ferraccioli, D. G. Vaughan, J. W. Holt, H. Corr, D. D. Blankenship, and T. M. Diehl (2010), Aerogravity evidence for major crustal thinning under the Pine Island Glacier region (West Antarctica), Geological Society of America Bulletin, 122(5-6), 714-726.


Karlsson, N. B., D. M. Rippin, R. G. Bingham, and D. G. Vaughan (2012), A 'continuity-index' for assessing ice-sheet dynamics from radar-sounded internal layers, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 335, 88-94.


Katsman, C. A., et al. (2011), Exploring high-end scenarios for local sea level rise to develop flood protection strategies for a low-lying delta-the Netherlands as an example, Climatic Change, 109(3-4), 617-645.


Kunz, M., M. A. King, J. P. Mills, P. E. Miller, A. J. Fox, D. G. Vaughan, and S. H. Marsh (2012), Multi-decadal glacier surface lowering in the Antarctic Peninsula, Geophysical Research Letters, 39.


Pritchard, H. D., S. R. M. Ligtenberg, H. A. Fricker, D. G. Vaughan, M. R. van den Broeke, and L. Padman (2012), Antarctic ice-sheet loss driven by basal melting of ice shelves, Nature, 484(7395), 502-505.


Rippin, D. M., D. G. Vaughan, and H. F. J. Corr (2011), The basal roughness of Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica, Journal of Glaciology, 57(201), 67-76.


Scott, J. B. T., A. M. Smith, R. G. Bingham, and D. G. Vaughan (2010), Crevasses triggered on Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica, by drilling through an exceptional melt layer, Annals of Glaciology, 51(55), 65-70.


Shepherd, A., et al. (2012), A Reconciled Estimate of Ice-Sheet Mass Balance, Science, 338(6111), 1183-1189.
Vaughan, D. G., D. K. A. Barnes, P. T. Fretwell, and R. G. Bingham (2011), Potential seaways across West Antarctica, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 12.


Vaughan, D. G., H. F. J. Corr, R. A. Bindschadler, P. Dutrieux, G. H. Gudmundsson, A. Jenkins, T. Newman, P. Vornberger, and D. J. Wingham (2012), Subglacial melt channels and fracture in the floating part of Pine Island Glacier, Antarctica, Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface, 117.

Vaughan, D. G., J. C. Comiso, et al. (2014). Observations: Cryosphere. Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fifth Assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. T. F. Stocker and et al. Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 317-382.