• E-mailBasile.DeFleurian@uib.no
  • Phone+47 467 48 058
  • Visitor Address
    Realfagbygget, Allégt. 41
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    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen

My main interest is with modelling of ice flow.

I am particularly interested in the processus happening at the base of glaciers and impacting the dynamics of glaciers

Academic article
  • 2020. The role of subglacial hydrology in ice streams with elevated geothermal heat flux. Journal of Glaciology. 1-10.
  • 2019. Sensitivity of the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream to Geothermal Heat. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR): Earth Surface. 14 pages.
  • 2019. Ice Thickness and Bed Elevation of the Northern and Southern Patagonian Icefields. Geophysical Research Letters. 6626-6635.
  • 2019. Exceptionally High Geothermal Heat Flux Needed to Sustain the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream. The Cryosphere Discussions.
  • 2018. Simulated retreat of Jakobshavn Isbræ since the Little Ice Age controlled by geometry. The Cryosphere. 2249-2266.
  • 2018. SHMIP The subglacial hydrology model intercomparison Project. Journal of Glaciology. 1-20.
  • 2019. What’s at the base? Subglacial hydrology and its impact on ice dynamics.
  • 2017. Subglacial Hydrology Model Intercomparison Project (SHMIP).
  • 2017. Results from the Subglacial Hydrology Model Intercomparison Project (SHMIP).
  • 2017. Evolution of the subglacial water pressure under Russell glacier, a modelling approach.
  • 2016. Modeling of subglacial water pressure on Russell glacier, toward a better understanding of the relation between meltwater availability and ice dynamics.
  • 2016. Kickoff for the subGlacial Hydrology model Intercomparison Project (GHIP).
Academic lecture
  • 2020. Geometric Controls of Fjord Glacier Dynamics.
  • 2019. Initiating the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream with Geothermal Heat.
  • 2019. Exceptionally high Geothermal heat flux needed to sustain the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream.
  • 2018. The effect of subglacial hydrology when assessing the impact of geothermal heat flux on sliding and ice dynamics.
  • 2017. Initiating an ice stream with geothermal heat.
  • 2016. Reconstructing Ice1 experiments from the Marine-Ice Sheet Intercomparison Project using the Ice Sheet System Model.
  • 2016. Calving rates from a fast-flowing glacier in Svalbard & Ice Dynamics of the North-East Greenland Ice Stream.
  • 2019. The meltwater lubrication feedback, impact of the melt season duration and time stepping considerations.
  • 2019. RISES: Quantifying and understanding rates of ice sheet change.
  • 2019. Holocene retreat of Jakobshavn Isbræ .
  • 2017. Initiating an ice stream with a geothermal heat flux anomaly.
  • 2016. Modelling the mechanical response of an idealized ice stream to spatial variations in geothermal heat flux.
  • 2016. Modeling of subglacial water pressure on Russell glacier.
  • 2016. Kickoff for an Inter-comparison of subglacial hydrological models, (GHIP).

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

PI for the SWItchDyn Project (https://prosjektbanken.forskningsradet.no/#/project/NFR/287206)

Lead of Work Package two of the RISES project (https://rises.w.uib.no/)