Surging glaciers

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Figure: Development of two surging glaciers. Upper graph: length, lower graph: volume.

This notebook treats surging glaciers. You will learn how to implement surging in a glacier model and execute a few experiments with it. To open the notebook in your browser use the button below:

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Prerequisites:

  • You went through the notebook about glacier flowline modelling, so that you understand the concept of building a simple glacier model with OGGM.

  • It is helpful to work through the notebook about ice flow parameters first.

You find these notebooks here: Interactive Notebooks.