List of publications

 

 

ISI reviewed papers:

 

Björnsson H., F. Pálsson, S. Gudmundsson, E. Magnússon, G. Adalgeirsdóttir, T. Jóhannesson, E. Berthier, O. Sigurdsson, and Th. Thorsteinsson. 2013. Contribution of Icelandic ice caps to sea level rise. Trends and variability since the Little Ice Age. Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 1-5.

 

Jóhannesson, T., H. Björnsson, E. Magnússon, S. Guðmundsson, F. Pálsson, O. Sigurðsson, T. Thorsteinsson and E. Berthier. 2013. Ice-volume changes, bias-estimation of mass-balance measurements and changes in subglacial water bodies derived by LiDAR-mapping of the surface of Icelandic glaciers. Annals of Glaciology, 54(63), 63-74.

 

Magnússon, E., F. Pálsson, H. Björnsson and S, Guðmundsson. 2012. Removing the ice cap of Öræfajökull central volcano, SE-Iceland: Mapping and interpretation of bedrock topography, ice volumes, subglacial troughs and implications for hazards assessments. Jökull, 62, 132-150.

 

Pálsson, F., Sv. Guðmundsson, H. Björnsson, E. Berthier, E. Magnússon, Sn. Guðmundsson and H. H. Haraldsson. 2012. Mass balance of Langjökull ice cap, Iceland, from ~1890 to 2009, deduced from old maps, satellite images and in situ mass balance measurements. Jökull, 62, 81-96.

 

Gudmundsson, M. T., T. Thordarson, Á. Höskuldsson, G. Larsen, H. Björnsson, A. J. Prata, B. Oddsson, E. Magnússon, T. Högnadóttir, G. N.  Pedersen, C. L. Hayward, J. A. Stevenson, I. Jónsdóttir,  2012.  Ash generation and distribution from the April-May 2010 eruption of Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland.  Scientific Reports 2, 572.

 

Magnússon, E., M. T. Gudmundsson, M. J. Roberts, G. Sigurðsson, F. Höskuldsson, and B. Oddsson, 2012. I Ice-volcano interactions during the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption, as revealed by airborne imaging radar. Journal of Geophysical Research 117, B07405.

 

Edwards B., E. Magnússon, T. Thordarson, M. T. Guđmundsson, A. Höskuldsson, B. Oddsson, and J. Haklar, 2012. Interactions between lava and snow/ice during the 2010 Fimmvörðuháls eruption, south-central Iceland, Journal of Geophysical Research., 117, B04302.

 

Magnússon E., H. Björnsson, H. Rott, M. J. Roberts, F. Pálsson, S. Guðmundsson, R. A. Bennett, H. Geirsson and Erik Sturkell, 2011. Localized uplift of Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland: subglacial water accumulation deduced from InSAR and GPS observations. Journal of Glaciology, 57(203), 475-484.

 

Guðmundsson, S., H. Björnsson, E. Magnússon, E. Berthier, F. Pálsson, M. T. Guðmundsson, Þ. Högnadóttir and J. Dall, 2011. Response of Eyjafjallajökull, Torfajökull and Tindfjallajökull ice caps in Iceland to regional warming, deduced by remote sensing. Polar Research, 30.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Björnsson, H. Rott and F. Pálsson, 2010. Reduced glacier sliding caused by persistent drainage from a subglacial lake. The Cryosphere, 4, 13–20.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Rott, H. Björnsson and F. Pálsson, 2007.  The impact of jökulhlaups on basal sliding observed by SAR interferometry on Vatnajökull, Iceland.  Journal of Glaciology, 53(181), 232-240.

 

Aðalgeirsdóttir, G., H. Björnsson, F. Pálsson, E. Magnússon. 2005. Analyses of a surging outlet glacier of Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 42A039.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Björnsson,  J. Dall and F. Pálsson, 2005.  The 20th century retreat of ice caps in Iceland derived from airborne SAR: W-Vatnajökull and N-Mýrdalsjökull.  Earth and Planetary Science Letters 237, 508– 515.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Björnsson,  J. Dall and F. Pálsson, 2005. Volume changes of Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland, due to surface mass balance, ice flow, and subglacial melting at geothermal areas. Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L05504, doi:10.1029/2004GL021615.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Björnsson, F. Pálsson and J. Dall, 2004.  Glaciological application of InSAR topography data of western Vatnajökull acquired in 1998.  Jökull, 54, 17-36.

 

 

Other papers:

 

Nagler, T., H. Rott, M. Hetzenecker,K. Scharrer, E. Magnússon, D. Floricioiu and C. Notarnicola, 2012. Retrieval of 3D-glacier movement by high resolution X-band SAR data. Proceedings of IGRASS, 22-27 July 2012, Munich, Germany.

  

Magnússon, E., H. Björnsson og F. Pálsson, 2007.  Landslag í grennd Kvískerja í fortið og framtíð: Niðurstöður ísjármælinga á Kvíár-, Hrútár og Fjallsjökli (Radio echo sounding on Kvíárjökull, Hútárjökull and Fjallsjökull). Jökull No. 57, 83-89.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Rott, H. Björnsson, M. J. Roberts, E. Berthier and F. Pálsson, 2006.  The effects of basal water beneath Vatnajökull, Iceland, on glacier sliding observed from SAR interferometry.  Proceedings of Fringe 2005.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Rott, H. Björnsson, M. J. Roberts, E. Berthier and F. Pálsson, 2005.  Sliding due to lubrication of basal water beneath Vatnajökull, Iceland, observed from SAR interferometry.  Nordic Glaciology: Extended abstracts of the International Glaciological Society Nordic Branch Meeting 3 - 5 November 2005, Danmarks og Grønlands Geologisk Undersøgelse Rapport 2005/67, 29-34.

 

Magnússon, E., H. Björnsson og F. Pálsson, 2004.  Íssjármælingar á Drangajökli 8.-9. apríl 2004 (Radio echo sounding on Drangajökull 8-9 April 2004). Jökull No. 54, 85-86.

  

  

Ph.D. dissertation:

 

Magnússon, E., 2008. Glacier hydraulics explored by means of SAR-interferometry (pdf-file). Ph. D. dissertation. Faculty of Geo- and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Innsbruck, 83 p.

 

 

Master thesis: 

 

Magnússon, E., 2003. Airborne SAR data from S-Iceland: analyses, DEM improvements and glaciological applications (pdf-file). Master thesis in geophysics from Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Iceland, 130 p.

 

 

Reports:

 

Karlsdóttir, S. and 40 others. Editor: Barði Þorkelsson, 2012. The 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption, Iceland, Report to ICAO, 209 pp.

 

Magnússon, E., F. Pálsson and H. Björnsson, 2009. Breytingar á austanverðum Skeiðarárjökli og farvegi Skeiðarár 1997-2009 og framtíðarhorfur (pdf-file) (Changes at the eastern part of Skeiðarárjökull outlet glacier and the river Skeiðará, 1997-2009, and future prospects). Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland, report RH-08-2009, 22 p.

   

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson, H. H. Haraldsson and E. Magnússon, 2005. Afkomu- og hraðamælingar á Langjökli jökulárið 2004-2005 (Balance and velocity measurements on Langjökull, glacier year 2004-2005). Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland, report RH-18-2005, 19 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson and E. Magnússon. 2005. Rennslisleiðir vatns undir Kötlujökli (Höfðabrekkujökli) (watercourses under Kötlujökull (Höfðabrekkujökull)), Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland, report RH-04-2005, 17 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson, E. Magnússon and H. H. Haraldsson, 2004.  VATNAJÖKULL: Mass balance, meltwater drainage and surface velocity of the glacial year 2003-2004. Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-23-2004, 37 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson, E. Magnússon and H. H. Haraldsson, 2004.  VATNAJÖKULL: Mass balance, meltwater drainage and surface velocity of the glacial year 2002-2003. Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-22-2004, 36 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson and E. Magnússon, 2004. Afkomu- og hraðamælingar á Langjökli jökulárið 2003-2004 (Balance and velocity measurements on Langjökull, glacier year 2003-2004). Science Institute, University of Iceland, report  RH-18-2004, 19 p.

 

Magnússon, E., F. Pálsson and H. Björnsson, 2004.  Yfirborð Brúar- og Eyjabakkajökuls og vatnasvið Jökulsár á Brú, Kreppu, Kverkár og Jökulsár á Fljótsdal 1946-2000 (pdf-file) (The surface of Brúar- and Eyjabakkajökull and the water drainage area of Jökulsá á Brú, Kreppa, Kverká and Jökulsá á Fljótsdal 1946-2000).  Science Institute, University of Iceland, report  RH-10-2004, 32 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson and E. Magnússon, 2003.  Afkomu- og hraðamælingar á Langjökli jökulárið 2002-2003 (Balance and velocity measurements on Langjökull, glacier year 2002-2003).  Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-15-2003, 19 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson, H. H. Haraldsson and E. Magnússon, 2002.  Afkomu- og hraðamælingar á Langjökli jökulárið 2001-2002 (Balance and velocity measurements on Langjökull, glacier year 2001-2002).  Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-26-2002, 19 p.

 

Pálsson, F., E. Magnússon and H. Björnsson, 2002.  The surge of Dyngjujökull 1997-2000. Mass transport, ice flow velocity and effects on mass balance and runoff.  Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-01-2002, 23 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson, G. P. Eydal and E. Magnússon, 2001. Afkomu- og hraðamælingar á Langjökli jökulárið 2000-2001 (Balance and velocity measurements on Langjökull, glacier year 2000-2001).  Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-26-2001, 19 p.

 

Björnsson, H., F. Pálsson and E. Magnússon, 1999. Breytingar á Jökulsárlóni 1934-1998 (Changes of Jökulsárlón marginal lake 1934-1998).  Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-29-99, 20 p.

 

Björnsson, H., F. Pálsson and E. Magnússon, 1999. Skeiðarárjökull: Landslag og rennslisleiðir vatns undir sporði (Topography and watercourses under the snout of Skeiðarárjökull). Sience Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-11-99, 24 p.

 

Pálsson, F., H. Björnsson, E. Magnússon and G. P. Eydal, 1998. Könnun rennslisleiða vatns úr Skrámulóni, undir sporð Svínafellsjökuls (Exploration of watercourses under the snout of Svínafellsjökull).  Science Institute, University of Iceland, report RH-08-98,  4 p.