Publications

Peer-reviewed publications

Kropač, E., Mölg, T., Cullen, N., Collier, E., Pickler, C., and Turton, J: A detailed, multi-scale assessment of an atmospheric river event and its impact on extreme glacier melt in the Southern Alps of New Zealand, JGR Atmospheres, accepted.

Collier, E. and Mölg, T.: BAYWRF: a convection-resolving, present-day climatological atmospheric dataset for Bavaria, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 12, 3097–3112, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-12-3097-2020, 2020.

Mölg, T., Hardy, D., Collier, E., Kropač, E., Schmid, C., Cullen, N., Kaser, G., Prinz, R., and Winkler, M.: Mesoscale atmospheric circulation controls of local meteorological elevation gradients on Kersten Glacier near Kilimanjaro summit, Earth Syst. Dynam., 11, 653–672, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-11-653-2020, 2020.

Turton, J., Mölg, T., and Collier, E.: High-resolution (1 km) Polar WRF output for 79° N Glacier and the Northeast of Greenland from 2014–2018, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 12, 1191–1202, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-12-1191-2020, 2020.

Bonekamp, P.N.J., de Kok, R.J., Collier, E., and Immerzeel, W.W.: Contrasting meteorological drivers of the glacier mass balance between the Karakoram and central Himalaya, Front. Earth Sci., 7, https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2019.00107, 2019.

Collier, E., Sauter, T., Mölg, T., and Hardy, D.H.: The influence of tropical cyclones on circulation, moisture transport, and snow accumulation at Kilimanjaro during the 2006 – 2007 season, JGR Atmospheres, 124, 6919-6928, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JD030682, 2019. [pdf]

Bonekamp, P.N.J., Collier, E., and Immerzeel, W.W.: The impact of spatial resolution, landuse and spin-up time on resolving spatial precipitation patterns in the Himalayas, J. Hydrometeorol, 19, 1565-1581, https://doi.org/10.1175/JHM-D-17-0212.1, 2018.

Collier, E., Mölg, T., and Sauter, T.: Recent atmospheric variability at Kibo Summit, Kilimanjaro, and its relation to climate mode activity, J. Clim, 31, 3875–3891, https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0551.1, 2018.

Mölg, T., Maussion, F., Collier, E., Chiang, J. and Scherer, D.: Prominent mid-latitude circulation signature in High Asia’s surface climate during monsoon, JGR Atmospheres, 122, 12702–12712, https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JD027414, 2017.

Orr, A., Listowski, C., Couttet, M., Collier, E., Immerzeel, W., Deb, P., and Bannister, D.: Sensitivity of simulated summer monsoonal precipitation in Langtang Valley, Himalaya, to cloud microphysics schemes in WRF, JGR Atmospheres, 122, 6298-6318, https://doi.org/10.1002/2016JD025801, 2017.

Aas, K.S., Dunse, T., Collier, E., Schuler, T.V., Bernsten, T.K., Kohler J., and Luks, B.: Simulating the climatic mass balance of Svalbard glaciers from 2003 to 2013 with a high-resolution coupled atmosphere-glacier model, The Cryosphere, 10, 1089-1104, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-1089-2016, 2016.

Collier, E. and W.W. Immerzeel: High-resolution modelling of atmospheric dynamics in the Nepalese Himalaya, JGR Atmospheres, 120, 9882-9896, https://doi.org/10.1002/2015JD023266, 2015.

Collier, E., Maussion, F., Nicholson, L.I., Mölg, T., Immerzeel, W.W. and Bush, A.B.G.: Impact of debris cover on glacier ablation and atmosphere-glacier feedbacks in the Karakoram, The Cryosphere, 9, 1617-1632, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-9-1617-2015, 2015.

Collier, E., Nicholson, L.I., Brock, B.W., Maussion, F., Essery, R. and Bush, A.B.G.: Representing moisture fluxes and phase changes in glacier debris cover using a reservoir approach, The Cryosphere, 8, 1429-1444, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1429-2014, 2014.

Maussion, F., Scherer, D., Mölg, T., Collier, E., Curio, J., and Finkelnburg, R.: Precipitation seasonality and variability over the Tibetan Plateau as resolved by the High Asia Reanalysis, J. Climate, 27, 1910-1927, https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00282.1, 2014.

Collier, E., Mölg, T., Maussion, F., Scherer, D., Mayer, C., and Bush, A.B.G.: High-resolution interactive modelling of the mountain glacier–atmosphere interface: an application over the Karakoram, The Cryosphere, 7, 779-795, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-7-779-2013, 2013.