IACS/UCCS/ICSI publications

IACS Contribution

No 2 (2010)

Cogley, J.G., Hock, R., Rasmussen, L.A., Arendt, A.A., Bauder, A., Braithwaite, R.J., Jansson, P., Kaser, G., Möller, M., Nicholson, L. and Zemp, M., 2010, Glossary of Glacier Mass Balance and Related Terms. IHP-VII Technical Documents in Hydrology No. 86, IACS Contribution No. 2, UNESCO-IHP, Paris. 114 pp.
(see also Publications > Glossary Mass Balance)

No 1 (2009)

Fierz, C., Armstrong, R.L., Durand, Y., Etchevers, P., Greene, E., McClung, D.M., Nishimura, K., Satyawali, P.K. and Sokratov, S.A. 2009. The International Classification for Seasonal Snow on the Ground. IHP-VII Technical Documents in Hydrology No. 83, UNESCO-IHP, Paris. 90 pp.
(see also Publications > Snow Classification)

IACS Publications


Hagen, J.O., and Jansson, P. (eds.) 2009. Papers for the thematic issue on mass balance measurements and modelling. Ann. Glaciol., 50


Armstrong, R.L. and Eric Brun, E., (eds.) 2008. Snow and Climate. Physical Processes, Surface Energy Exchange and Modeling. Cambridge University Press. (ISBN-13: 9780521854542) 256 pp.
Jacka, J. (ed.) 2008. Selected papers from the cryospheric section of the IUGG meeting held in the city of Perugia, Italy, 2–14 July, 2007. Ann. Glaciol., 48
Zemp, M., Roer, I., Kääb, A., Hoelzle, M., Paul, F. and Haeberli, W. (eds.) 2008. Global Glacier Changes: facts and figures. UNEP, World Glacier Monitoring Service, Zurich, Switzerland: 88 pp.

UCCS / ICSI Publications



Casassa, G., Rivera, A., Kaser, G., Ribstein, P. and Schneider, C. (eds.) 2007. Mass balance of Andean glaciers. Global and Planetary Change, 59 (1-4).
Ginot, P. and Sicart, J.E. (eds.) 2007. Glacier Mass Balance Changes and Meltwater Discharge. IAHS Publ. 318
Sharp, M.J. (ed.) 2007. The International Symposium on Cryospheric Indicators of Global Climate Change. Ann. Glaciol., 46


Hock, R., Rees, G., Williams, M,. and Ramirez, E. (eds.), 2006. Contribution from Glaciers and Snow to Runoff from the Mountains in Different Climates. Hydr. Proc. 20 (10).


IUGG (CCS)-UNEP-UNESCO, 2005. Fluctuation of glaciers 1995-2000 (Vol. VIII).
IUGG (CCS)-UNEP-UNESCO-WMO, 2005. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 8 (2002-2003).


Poweroy, J.W. (eds.), 2004. Snow processes and modeling: Recent advances. J. Hydrometeorol. 5 (5).


IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO-WMO, 2003. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 7 (2000-2001).
Kaser, G., Fountain, A., and Jansson, P., 2003. A Manual For Monitoring the Mass Balance of Mountain Glaciers. IHP-VI Technical Documents in Hydrology No. 59, UNESCO-IHP, Paris.
Lang, H., and Kaser, G., (eds.), 2003. High mountain regions: hydrological processes and cryospheric processes, models and the variability of available water resources; in anticipation of the ‘Year of the Mountains 2002’. J. Hydrol. 282 (1-4).


Dolman, A.J., Hall, A.J., Kawas, M.L., Oki, T., and Pomery, J.W., 2002. Soil-Vegetation-Atmospheric Transfer Schemes and Large-scale Hydrological Models. IAHS Publ. 270
Ferrick, M.G. and Prowse, T.D., (eds.), 2002. Hydrology of River and Lake Ice. Hydr. Proc. 16 (4).
Kaser, G., and Osmaston, H., Tropical Glaciers. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
Snorrason, A., Finnsdottir, H.P., and Moss, M.E. (eds.), 2002. The extremes of extremes: Extraordianry floods. IAHS Publ. 271.


IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO-WMO, 2001. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 6 (1998-1999).
Jones, H.G., Pomeroy, J.W., Walker, D.A., and Hoham, R.W. (eds.), 2001. Snow Ecology. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.


Hondoh, T., (ed.), 2000. Physics of Ice Core Records. Hokkaido University Press, Sapporo.
Nakawo, M., Raymond, C. F. and Fountain, A., (eds.), 2000. Debris Covered Glaciers. IAHS Publ. no. 264.


Jansson, P, Fountain, A., Kaser, G., and Dyurgerov, M., (eds.), 1999. Workshop on Methods and Modelling of Mass Balance Measurements Tarfala, 10–12 August, 1998. Geogr. Ann. 81A (4).
Tranter, M., Armstrong, R., Brun, E., Jones, G., Sharp, M., and Williams, M., (eds.), 1999. Interactions between the Cryosphere, Climate and Greenhouse Gases. IAHS Publ. 256
Fountain, A.G., Kaser, G., and Rudell, A., 1999. Glaciers of the Southern Hemisphere. Global and Planetary Change, 22, (1-4)
IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1999. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 5 (1996-1997).


IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1998. Fluctuation of glaciers 1990-1995 (Vol. VII).


IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1996. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 4 (1994-1995).


Tonnessen, K.A., Williams, M.W., and Tranter, M., 1995. Biogeochemistry of Seasonally Snow-Covered Catchments. IAHS Publ. 228.


IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1994. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 3 (1992-1993).


Jones, H.G., Davies, T.D., Ohmura, A., and Morris, E.M., (eds.) 1993. Snow and Ice Covers: Interactions with the Atmosphere and Ecosystems. IAHS Publ. 223.
IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1993. Fluctuation of glaciers 1985-1990 (Vol. VI).
IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1993. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 2 (1990-1991).


Young, G.J. (ed.), 1992. Snow and glacier hydrology. IAHS Publ. 218.


Bergmann, H., Lang, H., Frey, W., Issler, D., and Salm, B. (eds.), 1991. Snow, hydrology and forests in high alpine areas. Proceedings of a symposium held during the XX Assembly of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics at Vienna, August 1991. IAHS Publ. 205.
IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1991. Glacier mass balance bulletin. Bulletin No. 1 (1988-1989).


Kotlyakov, V.M., Ushakov, A., Glazovsky, A., (eds.), 1990. Glaciers-Ocean-Atmosphere interactions. IAHS Publ. 208.
Colbeck, S. (chair), Akitaya, E., Armstrong, R., Gubler, H., Lafeuille, J., Lied, K., McClung, D., Morris, E., 1990. The International Classification for Seasonal Snow on the Ground. (pdf: 2387 kb)


Colbeck, S.C. (ed.), 1989. Glacier and snow cover variations. Proceedings of a workshop held during the Third IAHS Scientific Assembly at Baltimore, May 1989. IAHS Publ. 183.


IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1988. Fluctuation of glaciers 1980-1985 (Vol. V)


Waddington, E.D., and Walder, J.S. (eds.), 1987. The physical basis of ice sheet modelling. Proceedings of a symposium held during the XIX Assembly of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics at Vancouver, August 1987. IAHS Publ. 170.
Goodison, B.E., Barry, R.G., and Dozier, J. (eds.), 1987. Large Scale Effects of Seasonal Snow Cover. Proceedings of a symposium held during the XIX Assembly of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics at Vancouver, August 1987. IAHS Publ. 166.
Salm, B., and Gubler, H. (ed.),1987. Avalanche Formation, Movement and Effects. Proceedings of a Symposium held at Davos, September 1986. IAHS Publ. 162.


Morris, E.M. (ed.), 1986. Modelling Snowmelt-Induced Processes. Proceedings of a symposium held during the Second Scientific Assembly of IAHS at Budapest, July 1986. IAHS Publ. 155.


Young, G.J. (ed.), 1987. Techniques for predictiion of runoff from glacierized areas. IAHS Publ. 149.
IAHS (ICSI)-UNEP-UNESCO, 1985. Fluctuation of glaciers 1975-1980 (Vol. IV).


Glen, J.W. (ed.), 1982. Hydrological aspects of alpine and high-mountain areas. Proceedings of a symposium held at Exeter, July 1982. IAHS Publ. 138.


Allison, I. (ed.), 1981. Sea Level, Ice, and Climatic ChangeProceedings of a symposium held during the XVII Assembly of the IUGG at Canberra, December 1979. IAHS Publ. 131.


IAHS (ICSI), 1980. Sea Ice Processes and Models. Proceedings of a symposium held at Seattle, September 1977. IAHS Publ. 124.
UNESCO – IAHS – ICSI, 1980. Avalanche Atlas.


WGI-IAHS (ICSI), 1978. World glacier inventory. Proceedings of a workshop held at Aletschzentrum, September 1978. IAHS Publ. 126.


IAHS (ICSI)-UNESCO, 1977. Fluctuation of glaciers 1970-1975 (Vol. III).


IAHS (ICSI), 1975. Isotopes and impurities in snow and ice. Proceedings of a symposium held during the SVI Assembly of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics at Grenoble, August-September 1975. IAHS Publ. 118.
IAHS (ICSI), 1975. Snow Mechanics. Proceedings of a symposium held at Grindelwald, April 1974. IAHS Publ. 114.


IAHS (ICSI)-IGS, 1973. Symposium on the hydrology of Glaciers. cambridge 1969. IAHS Publ. 95.
IAHS (ICSI)UNESCO, 1973. Fluctuation of glaciers 1965-1970 (Vol. II).


IAHS (ICSI)-UNESCO-WMO, 1972. The role of snow and ice in hydrology. Proceedings of Symposia held at Banff, September 1972. Volume 1 & 2. IAHS Publ. 107.


IAHS (ICSI), 1971. Snow and ice Proceedings of a symposium held during the XV Assembly of the International Union of geodesy and geophysics at Moscow, August 1971. IAHS Publ. 104.
IAHS (ICSI), 1970. International Symposium on Antarctic Glaciological Exploration (ISAGE). Hanover, New Hampshire, 3–7 September 1968. IAHS Publ. 86.


UNESCO / IASH (ICSI) / WMO, 1970. A contribution to the International Hydrological Decade. A guide for measurement, compilation and assemblage of data. Technical papers in hydrology No. 1-5.


Ward, W. (ed.), 1967. General Assembly of Bern, 25 Sept.-7 Oct. 1967. Commission of Snow and Ice Reports and Discussions. IAHS Publ. 79.
IAHS (ICSI)-UNESCO, 1967. Fluctuation of glaciers 1959-1965.


IAHS (ICSI), 1965. International Symposium on Scientific Aspects of Snow and Ice Avalanches. 5-10 April 1965, Davos, Switzerland.. IAHS Publ. 69.


IAHS (ICSI), 1963. General Assembly of Berkeley 19-8 – 31-8 1963. IAHS Publ. 61.


IAHS (ICSI), 1962. Symposium of Obergurgl 10-9 – 18-9 1962. Variations of the regime of exisitng glaciers. IAHS Publ. 58.


IAHS (ICSI), 1961. General Assembly of Helsinki. 25-7 – 6-8 1960. IAHS Publ. 54.
IAHS (ICSI), 1961. General Assmbly of Helsinki 25-7 – 6-8 1960. Symposium on Antarctic Glaciology. IAHS Publ. 55


IAHS (ICSI), 1958. Symposium of Chamonix 16-24 Sept. 1958. Physics of the movement of the ice. IAHS Publ. 47.


IAHS (ICSI), 1957. Assemblée Générale de Toronto 3-14 Sept. 1957. Volume IV. Snow and Ice. IAHS Publ. 46.


IAHS (ICSI), 1954. Assemblée Générale de Rome 1954. Tome IV. Comptes-Rendus et Rapports de la Commission des Neiges et des Glaces. IAHS Publ. 39.
IAHS (ICSI), 1954. The international classification for snow, 1954. Technical memorandum No. 31, Associate Committee on Soil and Snow Mechanics, National Research Council, Ottawa, Canada


IAHS (ICSI), 1951. Assemblée Générale de Bruxelles 1951. Tome I. I. Partie Générale et adminstrative. II. Rapports sur l’activité. III. Rapports et comptes rendus des Séanses de la Commissions des Neiges et Glaces. IAHS Publ. 32.


IAHS (ICSI), 1948. Assemblée Générale d’Oslo 19-28 août 1948. Tome II, Procès-verbaux des séances. Travaux de la Commission de la Neige et des glaciers. IAHS Publ. 30, 105-131


IAHS (CG), 1938. Sixième Assemblée Générale à Edimbourg du 14 au 26 Septembre 1936. II. Parte des Travaux de l’Association. Comptes-Rendus et Mémoires de Commissions des Neiges et des Glaciers/ Transactions of the Meetings of the International Commissions of Snow and of Glaciers. IAHS Publ. 23.


IAHS (CG), 1930. Rapport de la Commission des Glaciers. IAHS Publ. 14.