Presentations and Publications

2017

Publications

Sea Ice Outlook Reports:

Bitz, C. M., E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, J. Stroeve, W. Meier, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Hunke, G. Arruda, E. Blockley, F. Kauker, A. Petty, F. Massonnet, N. Sun, and M. Drunckenmiller. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. January 2017. "Sea Ice Outlook 2016 Post-Season Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2016/post-season.

2016

Publications

Hutchings, J., N. Hughes, A. Orlich, S. MacFarlane, A. Cowan, L. Farmer, K. Faber (2016) Ice Watch: Standardizing and Expanding Arctic Ship Based Sea Ice Observations. White Paper - Arctic Observing Summit 2016, Fairbanks, AK. Published online at: http://www.arcticobservingsummit.org/aos-2016-white-papers-and-short-sta...

J. Urrego-Blanco, N. Urban, E. Hunke , A. Turner, N. Jeffery. 2016). "Uncertainty Quantification and Global Sensitivity Analysis of the Los Alamos Sea Ice Model." Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, 121, DOI:10.1002/2015JC011558.

E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, A. Barthélemy, M. Chevallier, R. Cullather, N. Fučkar, F. Massonne, P. Posey, W. Wang, J. Zhang, C. Ardilouze, C. M. Bitz, G. Vernieres, A. Wallcraft, and M. Wang. "Multi-model seasonal forecast of Arctic sea-ice: Forecast uncertainty at pan-Arctic and regional scales." 13 October 2016. Climate Dynamics.
(DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3388-9)

L. Hamilton and J. Stroeve. "400 Predictions: the SEARCH Sea Ice Outlook 2008–2015."
26 September 2016. Polar Geography (http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1088937X.2016.1234518)

Stroeve, J., Crawford, A., Stammerjohn, S. June 2016. "Using Timing of Ice Retreat to Predict Timing
of Fall Freeze-up in the Arctic". Geophysical Research Letters (Research Letter: 10.1002/2016GL069314)

SIPN Input Into the New IARPC 5-Year Plan:
Input to IARPC 5-Year Plan (PDF)

Witness the Arctic Newsletter Articles:
* Winter 2016: https://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2016/1/article/25080
* Spring 2016: https://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2016/2/article/25672
* Fall 2016: https://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2016/3/article/26062

Sea Ice Outlook Reports:

Stroeve, J., E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, C. M. Bitz, W. Meier, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, and E. Hunke. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. June 2016. "Sea Ice Outlook June Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2016/june.

Bitz, C. M., E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, J. Stroeve, W. Meier, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, and E. Hunke. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. July 2016. "Sea Ice Outlook July Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2016/july.

Overland, J., J. Stroeve, C. M. Bitz, W. Meier, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, and E. Hunke. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. August 2016. "Sea Ice Outlook August Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2016/august.

Presentations - Oral

ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar/Webinar Series
Eicken, Hajo. 30 November 2016. "Observations and Predictions for Arctic Sea-Ice Use: Perspectives from Coastal Alaska". https://www.arcus.org/research-seminar-series

Year of Polar Prediction (YOPP)/Marine Environmental Observation Prediction and Response (MEOPAR) Expert Forum
Eicken, Hajo. October 2016. http://meopar.ca/calendar/event/expert-forum-on-implementation-of-the-ye...

Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) Sea Ice Collaboration Team's June 2016 Meeting
Cecilia Bitz. "Summary of Polar Prediction Workshop 2016"
Bitz Presentation to IARPC (PDF - 5.2MB)

Polar Prediction Workshop - May 2016
Cecilia Bitz. 2016. "The Sea Ice Prediction Network"
Bitz SIPN Presentation (PDF)

Presentations - Posters

Polar Prediction Workshop - May 2016
Wiggins, H., Myers, B., Turner-Bogren, B. 2016. "Sea Ice Prediction Network (SIPN): Preliminary Patterns of Network Participation: December 2013-March 2016"
SIPN Poster (PDF)

2015

Publications

E Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, RI Cullather, W Wang, J Zhang, CM Bitz. Model forecast skill and sensitivity to initial conditions in the seasonal Sea Ice Outlook. Geophysical Research Letters, 42 (19), 8042-8048. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015GL065860/full

Kaminski, T., F. Kauker, H. Eicken, and M. Karcher (2015), Exploring the utility of quantitative network design in evaluating Arctic sea-ice thickness sampling strategies. The Cryosphere, 9, 1721–1733.

Stroeve, J., Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E., Guemas, V., Howell, S., Massonnet, F., Tietsche, S. June 2015. "Improving Predictions of Arctic Sea Ice Extent". EOS Earth & Space Science News. (https://eos.org/features/improving-predictions-of-arctic-sea-ice-extent)

Hamilton, L., 2015. "What People Know." Environmental Studies and Sciences. doi: 10.1007/s13412-015-0222-3
(http://www.academia.edu/10366212/What_people_know)

Hamilton, L., June 2015. "Polar facts in the age of polarization." Polar Geography
DOI: 10.1080/1088937X.2015.1051158 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1088937X.2015.1051158)

Witness the Arctic Newsletter Articles
Hamilton, L. June 2015. "Tracking Public Knowledge and Perceptions About the Arctic"
(http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2015/2/article/23160)

SIPN updates in SEARCH articles:
* Fall 2015 (https://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2015/3/article/24455)
* Spring 2015 (http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2015/2/article/23164)
* Winter 2015 (http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2015/1/article/22948)

Sea Ice Outlook Reports:

Bitz, C. M., E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, J. Overland, J. Stroeve, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Hunke, and F. Massonnet. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. June 2015. "Sea Ice Outlook June Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2015/june.

Meier, W., J. Stroeve, C. M. Bitz, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. Hunke, and F. Massonnet. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. July 2015. "Sea Ice Outlook July Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2015/july.

Meier, W., J. Stroeve, C. M. Bitz, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, and E. Hunke. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. August 2015. "Sea Ice Outlook August Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2015/august.

Stroeve, J., W. Meier, C. M. Bitz, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. Hunke, N. Barton, M. Druckenmiller, N. Fuckar, F. Massonnet, A. Petty, and A. Slater. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. December 2015. "Sea Ice Outlook 2015 Post-Season Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2015/post-season.

Presentations - Oral

6th Symposium on the Impacts of an Ice-Diminishing Arctic on Naval and Maritime Operations
Bitz, C., Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. July 2015 "Arctic Sea-Ice Prediction: Challenges and Opportunities"
(http://www.star.nesdis.noaa.gov/star/documents/meetings/Ice2015/dayTwo/2...)

Polar Prediction Project, YOPP Summit 13-15 July 2015, WMO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland
Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E., Bitz, C. July 2015. "The Sea Ice Prediction Network"
(http://www.polarprediction.net/fileadmin/user_upload/redakteur/Home/YOPP...)

Presentations – Posters

American Geophysical Union 2015 Fall Meetings
Turner-Bogren, B., Wiggins, H., Stroeve, J. December 2015. "Arctic Sea Ice Predictability and the Sea Ice Prediction Network"
https://www.arcus.org/sipn/meetings/workshops/december-2015

6th Symposium on the Impacts of an Ice-Diminishing Arctic on Naval and Maritime Operations
Wiggins, H., Stroeve, J., Turner-Bogren, B. July 2015 "Arctic Sea Ice Predictability and the Sea Ice Prediction Network (SIPN)"
(http://www.star.nesdis.noaa.gov/star/Ice2015Posters.php)

2014

Publications

Geophysical Research Letters
Stroeve, J., Hamilton, L., Bitz, C., Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. April 2014. "Predicting September sea ice: Ensemble skill of the SEARCH Sea Ice Outlook 2008-2013"
DOI: 10.1002/2014GL059388
(http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2014GL059388/full)

Journal of Climate
Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E., and C.M. Bitz, May 2014: Characteristics of Arctic Sea-Ice Thickness Variability in GCMs. J. Climate. Volume 27, pages 8244-8258. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00345.1, (http://www.atmos.washington.edu/~ed/BlanchardWrigglesworth_Bitz_2014_JCL...)

US CLIVAR Variations
Bitz, C.M. and Stroeve, J. 2014: "Arctic sea ice predictability", US CLIVAR Variations Newsletter, Vol. 21, No. 3, pages 24-26. Eds. Judah Cohen and Kristan Uhlenbrock,
(http://marine.rutgers.edu/~francis/pres/2014Variations12-3.pdf)

The Carsey School of Public Policy, University of New Hampshire Scholars' Repository
Hamilton, L. May 2014. "Do you Trust Scientists About the Environment?" University of New (scholars.unh.edu/carsey/213/)

Witness the Arctic Newsletter Articles
Hamilton, L., Bitz, C., Blanchard-Wrigglesworth E., Cutler, M., Kay, J., Meier, W., Stroeve, J., Wiggins, H. June 2014. "Sea Ice Prediction has Easy and Difficult Years"
(http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2014/2/article/21066)

ARCUS Editors, February 2014. "Sea Ice Prediction Network Launches Series of Community Activities"
(http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2014/1/article/20439)

SIPN updates in SEARCH articles:
* Fall 2014 (http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2014/3/article/22788)
* Winter 2014 (http://www.arcus.org/witness-the-arctic/2014/1/article/20429)

Sea Ice Outlook Reports:

Meier, W., J. Overland, J. Stroeve, C. M. Bitz, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. Hunke, and F. Massonnet. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. June 2014. "Sea Ice Outlook June Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2014/june.

Meier, W., J. Stroeve, C. M. Bitz, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. Hunke, and F. Massonnet. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. July 2014. "Sea Ice Outlook July Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2014/july.

Meier, W., J. Stroeve, C. M. Bitz, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. Hunke, and F. Massonnet. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. August 2014. "Sea Ice Outlook August Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2014/august.

Stroeve, J., C. M. Bitz, W. Meier, H. Eicken, L. C. Hamilton, H. V. Wiggins, P. Jones, J. Overland, M. Wang, J. Hutchings, A. Tivy, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, E. Hunke, V. Guemas, S. Howell, F. Massonnet, and S. Tietsche. Editors: Wiggins, H. V. and B. Turner-Bogren. December 2014. "Sea Ice Outlook 2014 Post-Season Report." Published online at: https://www.arcus.org/sipn/sea-ice-outlook/2014/post-season.

Presentations - Oral

American Geophysical Union Fall Meetings
Stroeve, J. December 2014. "Towards Improving Sea Ice Predictability: Evaluating Climate Models Against Satellite Sea Ice Observations"
(https://agu.confex.com/agu/fm14/meetingapp.cgi#Paper/3661)

Hamilton, L. December 2014. "Public Perceptions of Arctic Change"
(https://agu.confex.com/agu/fm14/meetingapp.cgi#Paper/30940)

Presentations - Posters

American Geophysical Union Fall Meetings
Wiggins, H., Stroeve, J., December 2014. "Arctic Sea Ice Predictability and the Sea Ice Prediction Network"
(https://agu.confex.com/agu/fm14/meetingapp.cgi#Paper/19819)