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Journal of Glaciology, Volume 24 (1979)

Journal of Glaciology

Volume 24 (1979)

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Vol. 24 1979 No. 90

Contents

3
Preface
International Glaciological Society (IGS)

15-28
Ice flow along the Byrd Station strain network, Antarctica
I.M. Whillans

29-43
Stability of temperate ice caps and ice sheets resting on beds of deformable sediment
G.S. Boulton and A.S. Jones

45-52
Thinning of the ice sheet in Mizuho Plateau, East Antarctica
Renji Naruse

53-61
The basal sliding of a thinning ice sheet, Mizuho Plateau, East Antarctica
Shinji Mae

63-75
Characteristics of ice flow in Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica
K.E. Rose

77-87
Measured velocities of interior East Antarctica and the state of mass balance within the I.A.G.P. area
N.W. Young

89-101
Results from the I.A.G.P. flow-line study inland of Casey, Wilkes Land, Antarctica
W.F. Budd and N.W. Young

103-115
Ice flow along an I.A.G.P. flow line and interpretation of data from an ice core in Terre Adélie, Antarctica
D. Raynaud, C. Lorius, W.F. Budd and N.W. Young

117-130
Ice-sheet flow properties derived from bore-hole shear measurements combined with ice-core studies
D.S. Russell-Head and W.F. Budd

131-146
Calculations of velocity and temperature in a polar glacier using the finite-element method
Roger LeB. Hooke, Charles F. Raymond, Richard L. Hotchkiss and Robert J. Gustafson

147-153
The relationship of ultrasonic velocities to c-axis fabrics and relaxation characteristics of ice cores from Byrd Station, Antarctica
A.J. Gow and H. Kohnen

155-165
The margin of the Greenland ice sheet at Isua
S.C. Colbeck and A.J. Gow

167-177
The dynamics of marine ice sheets
Robert H. Thomas

179-194
The effect of crystal size and dispersed-solid inclusions on the activation energy for creep of ice
Robert W. Baker and William W. Gerberich

195-212
The role of shear heating in the dynamics of large ice masses
David A. Yuen and Gerald Schubert

213-230
Antarctic ice-sheet volume at 18 000 years B.P. and Holocene sea-level changes at the West Antarctic margin
Craig S. Lingle and James A. Clark

231-244
Late Wisconsin reconstruction for the Ross Sea region, Antarctica
David J. Drewry

245-257
A catastrophe model of the paleoclimate
Douglas Reed MacAyeal

259-271
Formation, flow, and disintegration of ice shelves
G. de Q. Robin

273-286
Ice shelves: a review
Robert H. Thomas

287-294
Ice-thickness patterns and the dynamics of the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica
Charles R. Bentley, John W. Clough, Kenneth C. Jezek and Sion Shabtaie

295-307
The dynamics of the Ross Ice Shelf revealed by radio echo-sounding
C.S. Neal

309-312
Lateral density differences from seismic measurements at a site on the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica
Joseph F. Kirchner, Charles R. Bentley and James D. Robertson

313-319
Seismic short-refraction studies on on the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica
Joseph F. Kirchner and Charles R. Bentley

321-330
Electromagnetic sounding of bottom crevasses on the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica
Kenneth C. Jezek, Charles R. Bentley and John W. Clough

331-343
Investigation of bottom mass-balance rates by electrical resistivity soundings on the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica
Sion Shabtaie and Charles R. Bentley

345-357
Dating of Ross Ice Shelf cores by chemical analysis
Michael M. Herron and Chester C. Langway, Jr.

359-375
Modeling sea-ice features and processes
D.A. Rothrock

377-389
Mechanical energy considerations in sea-ice dynamics
M.D. Coon and R.S. Pritchard

391-405
Mass-balance aspects of Weddell Sea pack ice
S.F. Ackley

407-414
A simple model to calculate the compactness of ice floes
V.R. Neralla and W.S. Liu

415-426
Satellite studies of fresh-water ice movement on Lake Erie
Donald R. Wiesnet

427-441
Stability of glaciers and ice sheets against flow perturbations
David E. Thompson

443-456
The use of a rational model in the mathematical analysis of a polythermal glacier
A.C. Fowler

457-467
Deduction of glacier flow from the distribution of elongated bubbles
Masayoshi Nakawo

469-478
General discussion. Symposium on Dynamics of Large Ice Masses, Ottawa, 21-25 August 1978
International Glaciological Society (IGS)

479
Closing remarks. Symposium on Dynamics of Large Ice Masses, Ottawa, 21-25 August 1978
M. De Quervain

481
Abstract
First-order stresses and deformations in glaciers and ice sheets
Kolumban Hutter and Fritz J. Legerer

481-482
Abstract
Ice-shelf underwater morphology
Olav Orheim

482
Abstract
Dissipation of tidal energy by flexing ice shelves
C.S.M. Doake

483
Abstract
Ice-sheet flow in the vicinity of southern Victoria Land, Antarctica: implications for glacial chronology
David J. Drewry

484
Abstract
Inland ice sheet thinning due to Holocene warmth
I.M. Whillans

484-485
Abstract
Flow of Antarctic ice shelves between long. 29°E and 44°W
Olav Orheim

485-487
Abstract
Evidence against and factors preventing major surges of the Antarctic ice sheet
G. de Q. Robin

487-489
Abstract
Mechanical properties of Antarctic deep-core ice
H. Shoji and A. Higashi

489-490
Abstract
Finite-element simulation of the Barnes Ice Cap
J.J. Emery, E.A. Hanafy, G.H. Holdsworth and F. Mirza

491-493
Abstract
Ice-sheet surface elevation and changes observable by satellite radar altimetry
H. Jay Zwally, R.L. Brooks, H. Ray Stanley and W.J. Campbell

493-495
Abstract
Reconstruction and disintegration of ice sheets for the CLIMAP
18 000 and 125 000 years B.P. experiments: theory

T.J. Hughes

495-496
Abstract
Reconstruction and disintegration of ice sheets for the CLIMAP
18 000 and 125 000 years B.P. experiments: results

G.H. Denton, T.J. Hughes, J.L. Fastook, D.H. Schilling and C.S. Lingle

497-500
Abstract
A closer look at the proposed Late-Wisconsin-Weichselian Arctic ice sheet
J.L. Fastook, R. Sweet and T.J. Hughes

500
Abstract
Isostatic equilibrium grounding line between the West Antarctic ice sheet and the Ross Ice Shelf
C.R. Bentley and L. Greischar

500-501
Abstract
A numerical investigation of the large scale dynamics of sea ice
W.D. Hibler III

501-502
Abstract
Predicting the motions of drifting open pack ice
Uri Feldman and Philip J. Howarth

502-503
Abstract
Surging glaciers — the dielmma continues
M.F. Meier

504
Abstract
Instability of a calving glacier terminus
Steven M. Hodge

505-507
Abstract
Dynamics of Icelandic ice caps and outlet glaciers
Richard S. Williams, Jr., Sigurdur Thórarinsson, Helgi Björnsson and Bragi Guðmundsson

507-508
Abstract
Longitudinal stress gradients and basal shear stress of a temperate valley glacier
Robert Bindschadler

508-509
Abstract
Testing numerical models of glacier flow
E.D. Waddington

509-510
Abstract
Wave ogives as second-order effects in the creep of large ice masses
F.M. Williams

511
Abstract
The mass budget of the Lambert Glacier drainage basin, Antarctica
Ian Allison

511-512
Abstract
Surface contours and flow pattern of a perfectly plastic three-dimensional ice sheet with arbitrary bottom and edge topography
Niels Reeh

512
Abstract
Theory of deformations within ice sheets due to bottom undulations
Sigfús J. Johnsen, Kjeld Rasmussen and Niels Reeh

513
Abstract
Study of deformations within ice sheets due to bottom undulations by means of radio echo-sounding
S. Overgaard and K. Rasmussen