Matthias Huss  ––  Publication List 2007-2024

Peer-reviewed Journal Papers:


[175] Huss, M. (in press). On the feasibility of glacier preservation. Nature Water, doi:10.1038/s44221-024-00269-8.

[174] Huss, M. (in press). The Alps' iconic glaciers are melting, but there’s still time to save the biggest ones. Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.

[173] Zhang G., Carrivick, J., Emmer, A., Shugar, D., Veh, G., Wang, X., Labedz, C., Mergili, M., Moelg, N., Huss, M., Allen, S., Sugiyama, S. and Luetzow, N. (2024). Characteristics and changes of glacial lakes and outburst floods. Nature Reviews Earth & Environment, doi:10.1038/s43017-024-00554-w. Link.

[172] Buetikofer, L., Adde, A., Urbach, D., Tobias, S., Huss, M., and Guisan, A., and Randin, C. (in press). High-resolution land use/cover forecasts for Switzerland in the 21st century. Scientific Data, 11, 231, doi:10.1038/s41597-024-03055-z. Link

[171] Bustamante, M., Roy, J., Ospina, D., ..., Huss, M., ... (2024). Ten New Insights in Climate Science 2023/2024. Global Sustainability, 7, e19. doi:10.1017/sus.2023.25. Link

[170] Piermattei, L., Zemp, M., Sommer, C., Brun, F., Braun, M., ..., Huss, M., ... (2024). Observing glacier elevation changes from spaceborne optical and radar sensors - an inter-comparison experiment using ASTER and TanDEM-X data. EGUsphere [preprint], doi:10.5194/egusphere-2023-2309, 2023. Link

[169] Lopez-Saez, J., Corona, C., Slamova, L., Huss, M., Daux, V., Nicolussi, K., and Markus Stoffel (2024). Multiproxy tree ring reconstruction of glacier mass balance: insights from Pinus cembra trees growing near Silvretta Glacier (Swiss Alps). Climate of the Past, 20, 6, 1251-1267, doi:10.5194/cp-20-1251-2024. Link

[168] van Ginkel, J., Walter, F., Lindner, F., Hallo, M., Huss, M., and Faeh, D. (2024). Spectral characteristics of seismic ambient vibrations reveal subglacial hydraulic changes beneath Glacier de la Plaine Morte, Switzerland. EGUsphere [preprint].

[167] Zekollari, H., Huss, M., Schuster, L., Maussion, F., Rounce, D., Aguayo, R., Champollion, N., Compagno, L., Hugonnet, R., Marzeion, B., Mojtabavi, S., and Farinotti, F. (2024). 21st century global glacier evolution under CMIP6 scenarios and the role of glacier-specific observations. EGUsphere [preprint], doi:10.5194/egusphere-2024-1013. Link

[166] Bourquin, M, Peter, H., Michoud, G., Busi, S. , Kohler, T., Robison, A., Ezzat, L., Geers, A., Huss, M., Fodelianakis, S., Robinson, A., Styllas, M., Schoen, M., Tolosano, M., de Staercke, V., and Battin, T. (in preparation). Predicting climate-change impacts on the global glacier-fed stream microbiome. ....

[165] Dussailant, I., Hugonnet, R., Huss, M., Berthier, E., Bannwart, J., Paul, F., and Zemp, M. (in preparation). An annual mass change estimate for each glacier in the world from 1976 to 2023. Earth System Science Data.

[164] Gillespie, M., Andreassen, L., Huss, M., de Villiers, S., Sjursen, K., Aasen, J., Bakke, J., Cederstrom, J., Elvehoy, H., Kjollmoen, B., Loe, E., Meland, M., Melvold, K., Nerhus, S., Rothe, T., Storen, E., Ost, K., and Yde, J. (submitted). Ice thickness and bed topography of Jostedalsbreen ice cap, Norway. Earth System Science Data.

[163] Ogier, C., Fischer, M., Werder, M., Huss, M., Hupfer, M., Jacquemart, M., Gagliardini, O., Gilbert, A., Hoesli, L., Thibert, E., Vincent, C., and Farinotti, D. (submitted). Definition, formation and rupture mechanisms of water pockets in alpine glaciers: insights from an updated inventory for the Swiss Alps Journal of Glaciology.

[162] Van Tricht, L., Zekollari, H., Huss, M., van Tiel, M., Vanderkelen, I., Compagno, L, Thiery, W., Huybrechts, P., and Farinotti, D. (submitted). Reduced future summer water availability in the Tien Shan due to glacier wastage. Nature Water.

[161] Wimberly, F., Ultee, L., Schuster, L, Huss, M., Rounce, D., Maussion, F., Coats, S, Mackay, J., and Holgren, E.(submitted). Inter-model differences in 21st Century Glacier Runoff for the World’s Major River Basins. The Cryosphere.


[160] Bosson J.B., Huss, M., Arthaud, F., Cauvy-Fraunie, S., Clement, J.C., Costes, G., Fischer, M., and Poulenard, J. (2023). Future emergence of novel ecosystems caused by glacial retreat. Nature, 620, 562-569, doi:10.1038/s41586-023-06302-2. Link

[159] Huss, M., Mattea, E., Linsbauer, A. and Hoelzle, M. (2023). Kann kuenstliche Beschneiung die Gletscher-Schmelze bremsen?. Wasser, Energie, Luft, 115 (1), 7-12. Link

[158] Rounce, D., Maussion, F., Hock, R., Hugonnet, R., Kochtitzky, W., Huss, M., Berthier, E., Brinkerhoff, D., Compagno, L., Copland, L., Farinotti, D., Menounos, B., McNabb, R.W. (2023). Global glacier change in the 21st century: Every increase in temperature matters. Science, 379 (6627), 78-83, doi:10.1126/science.abo1324. Link

[157] Wilkes, M., Carrivick, J. , Castella, E., Ilg, C., Cauvy-Fraunie, S., Fell, S., Fuereder, L., Huss, M., James, W., Lencioni, V., and Robinson, C. (2023). Glacier retreat reorganises river habitats leaving refugia for Alpine invertebrate biodiversity poorly protected. Nature Ecology, doi:10.1038/s41559-023-02061-5. Link

[156] Cremona, A., Huss, M., Landmann, J.M., Borner, J., and Farinotti, D. (2023). European heat waves 2022: contribution to extreme glacier melt in Switzerland inferred from automated ablation readings. The Cryosphere, 17, 1895-1912, doi:10.5194/tc-17-1895-2023. Link

[155] Guidicelli, M., Huss, M., Gabella, M., and Salzmann, N. (2023). Spatio-temporal reconstruction of winter glacier mass balance in the Alps, Scandinavia, Central Asia and western Canada (1981-2019) using climate reanalyses and machine learning. The Cryosphere, 17 (2), 977-1002, doi:10.5194/tc-17-977-2023. Link

[154] Marty, C., Rohrer, M., Huss, M., and Staehli, M. (2023). Multi-decadal observations in the Alps reveal less and wetter snow, with increasing variability. Frontiers in Earth Science, 11, 1-15 doi:10.3389/feart.2023.1165861. Link.

[153] Moeller, M., Navarro, F., Huss, M., and Marzeion, B. (2023). Projected sea-level contributions from tidewater glaciers are highly sensitive to chosen bedrock topography - a case study at Hansbreen, Svalbard. Journal of Glaciology, 1-15, doi:10.1017/jog.2022.117. Link

[152] Postnikova, T., Rybak, O., Gubanov, A., Zekollari, H., Huss, M., and Shahgedanova, M. (2023). Debris cover effect on the evolution of Northern Caucasus glaciers in the 21st century. Frontiers in Earth Science , 11, doi:10.3389/feart.2023.1256696. Link

[151] Retting, M, Lukas, S., and Huss, M. (2023). Implications of a rapidly thinning ice margin for annual moraine formation at Gornergletscher, Switzerland. Quaternary Science Reviews, 308, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2023.108085. Link

[150] Sommer, C., Fuerst, J., Huss, M., and Braun, M. (2023). Constraining regional glacier reconstructions using past ice thickness of deglaciating areas - a case study in the European Alps. The Cryosphere, 17, 2285-2303, doi:10.5194/tc-17-2285-2023. Link

[149] Van Tricht, L., Zekollari, H., Huss, M., Farinotti, D., and Huybrechts, P. (2023). Global vs local glacier modelling: a comparison in the Tien Shan. The Cryosphere Discussions, doi:10.5194/tc-2023-87. Link


[148] Geibel, L., Huss, M., Kurzboeck, C., Bauder, A., Hodel, E., and Farinotti, D. (2022). Rescue and homogenisation of 140 years of glacier mass balance data in Switzerland. Earth System and Science Data, 14, 3293-3312, doi:10.5194/essd-14-3293-2022. Link

[147] Compagno, L., Huss, M., Zekollari, H., Miles, E.S., and Farinotti, D. (2022). Future growth and decline of high mountain Asia's ice-dammed lakes and associated risk. Communications Earth & Environment, 3 (191), doi:10.1038/s43247-022-00520-8. Link

[146] Compagno, L., Huss, M., Miles, E.S., McCarty, M.J., Zekollari, H., Pellicciotti, F. and Farinotti, D. (2022). Modelling supraglacial debris-cover evolution from the single glacier to the regional scale: an application to High Mountain Asia. The Cryosphere, 16, 1697-1718, doi:10.5194/tc-16-1697-2022. Link

[145] Carrivick, J.L., Sutherland, J.L., Huss, M., Purdie, H., Grimes, M., Stringer, C., James, W.H.M., Lorrey, A.J. (2022). Coincident evolution of glaciers and ice-marginal proglacial lakes across the Southern Alps, New Zealand: Past, present and future. Global and Planetary Change, 211, 103792, doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2022.103792. Link

[144] Irvine-Fynn, T.D.L., Bunting, P., Cook, J.M., Hubbard, A.L., Barrand, N.E., Hanna, E., Hardy, A.J., Hodson, A.J., Holt, T.O., Huss, M., McQuaid, J., Nilsson, J., Naegeli, K., Roberts, O., Ryan, J.C., Tedstone, A., Tranter, M., Williamson, C.J. (2022). Multi-scale analysis reveals the importance of temporal bare-ice reflectance variability on the Greenland Ice Sheet. Remote Sensing, 14(1), 62, doi:10.3390/rs14010062. Link

[143] Mannerfelt, E.S., Dehecq, A., Hugonnet, R., Hodel, E., Huss, M., Bauder, A., and Farinotti, D., (2022). Halving of Swiss glacier volume since 1931 observed from terrestrial image photogrammetry. The Cryosphere, 16, 3249-3268, doi:10.5194/tc-16-3249-2022. Link

[142] Pruessner, L., Huss, M., and Farinotti, D. (2022). Temperature evolution and runoff contribution of three rock glaciers in Switzerland under future climate forcing. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, 33(3), 310-322, doi:10.1002/ppp.2149. Link

[141] Steffen, T., Huss, M., Estermann, R., Hodel, E., and Farinotti, D. (2022). Volume, evolution, and sedimentation of future glacier lakes in Switzerland over the 21st century. Earth Surface Dynamics, 10, 723-741, doi:10.5194/esurf-10-723-2022. Link

[140] Stevens, I.T., Irvine-Fynn, T., Edwards, A., Mitchell, A.C., Cook, J.M., Porter, P.R., Holt, T.O., Huss, M., Fettweis, X., Moorman, B.J., Sattler, B. and Hodson, A.J. (2022). Spatially consistent microbial biomass and future cellular carbon release from melting Northern Hemisphere glacier surfaces. Communications Earth & Environment, 3, 275, doi:10.1038/s43247-022-00609-0. Link

[139] Wiersma, P., Aerts, J., Zekollari, H., Hrachowitz, M., Drost, N., Huss, M., Sutanudjaja, E., and Hut, R. (2022). Coupling a global glacier model to a global hydrological model prevents underestimation of glacier runoff. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 26, 5971-5986, doi:10.5194/hess-26-5971-2022. Link

[138] Zekollari, H., Huss, M., Farinotti, D. and Lhermitte, S. (2022). Ice-dynamical glacier evolution modelling - A review. Reviews of Geophysics, 60(2), e2021RG000754, doi:10.1029/2021RG000754. Link


[137] Huss, M., Schwyn, U., Bauder, A., and Farinotti, D. (2021). Quantifying the overall effect of artificial glacier melt reduction in Switzerland, 2005-2019. Cold Regions Science and Technology , 184, 103237, doi:10.1016/j.coldregions.2021.103237. Link.

[136] Huss, M., Bauder, A., Linsbauer, A., Gabbi, J., Kappenberger, G., Steinegger, U., and Farinotti, D. (2021). More than a century of direct glacier mass balance observations on Claridenfirn, Switzerland. Journal of Glaciology , 67(264), 697-713, doi:10.1017/jog.2021.22. Link.

[135] Hugonnet, R., McNabb, R., Berthier, E., Menounos, B., Nuth, C., Girod, L., Farinotti, D., Huss, M., Dussaillant, I., Brun, F. and Kaeaeb, A. (2021). Accelerated global glacier mass loss in the early twenty-first century. Nature, doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03436-z. Link

[134] Edwards, T. L., Nowicki, S., Goelzer, H., Seroussi, H., Marzeion, B., Smith, C.J., Jourdain, N.C., Slater, D., McKenna, C.M., Simon, E., Ouchi, A.A., Gregory, J.M., Hock, R., Larour, E., Lipscomb, W.H., Payne, A.J., Shepherd, A., ..., Huss, M., ... (2021). Projected land ice contributions to twenty-first-century sea level rise. Nature, doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03302-y. Link

[133] Pitman, K. J., Moore, J. W., Huss, M., Sloat, M. R., Whited, D., Beechie, T., Brenner, R., Hood, E.W., Milner, A.M., Pess, G.R., Reeves, G.H., and Schindler, D.E. (2021). Glacier retreat creating new Pacific salmon habitat in western North America. Nature Communications, 12, 6816, doi:10.1038/s41467-021-26897-2. Link

[132] Zheng, G., Allen, S. K., Bao, A, Ballesteros-Canovas, J. A., Huss, M., Zhang, G., Li, J., Yuan, Y., Jiang, L., Yu, T., Chen, W., Stoffel, M. (2021). Increasing risk of glacial lake outburst floods from future Third Pole deglaciation. Nature Climate Change, doi:10.1038/s41558-021-01028-3. Link

[131] Barandun, M., Pohl, E., Naegeli, K., McNabb, R., Huss, M., Berthier, E., and Hoelzle, M. (2021). Hot spots of glacier mass balance variability in Central Asia. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2020GL092084, doi:10.1029/2020GL092084. Link

[130] Compagno, L, Zekollari, H., Huss, M., and Farinotti, F. (2021). Limited impact of various climate datasets on future glacier evolution in Scandinavia and Iceland. Journal of Glaciology, 1, 1-17, doi:10.1017/jog.2021.24. Link.

[129] Compagno, L, Eggs, Huss, M., S., Zekollari, H., and Farinotti, F. (2021). Brief communication: Do 1.0C, 1.5C or 2.0C matter for the future evolution of Alpine glaciers?. The Cryosphere, 15, 2593-2599. doi:10.5194/tc-2021-31. Link

[128] Farinotti, D. Brinkerhoff, D., Fuerst, J., Gantayat, P., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Huss, M., Leclercq, P., Maurer, H., Morlighem, M., Rabatel, A., Ramsankaran, RAAJ, Reerink, T., Robo, E., Rouges, E., Tamre, E., van Pelt, W., Werder, M., Azam, M., Pandit, A., Li, H., and Andreassen, L. (2021). Results from the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison eXperiment phase 2 (ITMIX2). Frontiers in Earth Science, 8, 484, doi:10.3389/feart.2020.571923. Link.

[127] Field, H. R., Armstrong, W. H., and Huss, M. (2021). Gulf of Alaska ice-marginal lake area change over the Landsat record and potential physical controls. The Cryosphere, 15, 3255-3278. doi:10.5194/tc-2020-366. Link

[126] Grab, M., Mattea, E., Bauder, B., Huss, M., Rabenstein, L., Hodel, E., Linsbauer, A., Hellmann, S., Church, G., Langhammer, L., Schmid, L., Deleze, K, Schaer, P., Lathion, P., Farinotti, D., Maurer, H. (2021). Ice thickness distribution of all Swiss glaciers based on extended ground-penetrating radar data and glaciological modeling. Journal of Glaciology, 1-19, doi:10.1017/jog.2021.55. Link.

[125] Gugerli, R., Guidicelli, M., Gabella, M., Huss, M., and Salzmann, N. (2021). Multi-sensor analysis of monthly gridded snow precipitation on alpine glaciers. Advances in Research and Science, 18, 7-20. doi:10.5194/asr-18-7-2021. Link.

[124] Hock, R., and Huss, M. (2021). Chapter 9 - Glaciers and climate change. In: Climate Change: Observed Impacts on Planet Earth. Ed: Letcher, T., ISBN: 9780128215753. Link.

[123] Huss, M. (2021). Wenn das ewige Eis zerrinnt. Physik in unserer Zeit, 52(4), 176-182. doi:10.1002/piuz.202101610. Link.

[122] Irarrazaval I., Werder, M., Huss, M., Herman, F. and Mariethoz, G. (2021). Determining the evolution of an alpine glacier drainage system by solving inverse problems. Journal of Glaciology, 0, 1-14, doi:10.1017/jog.2020.116. Link.

[121] Landmann, J., Kuensch, H.R., Huss, M., Ogier, C., Kalisch, M., and Farinotti, D. (2021). Assimilating near-real-time mass balance stake readings into a model ensemble using a particle filter. The Cryosphere, 15, 5017-5040, doi:10.5194/tc-15-5017-2021. Link

[120] Linsbauer, A., Huss, M., Hodel, E., Bauder, A., Fischer, M., Weidmann, Y., Baertschi, H. and Schmassmann, E. (2021). The new Swiss Glacier Inventory SGI2016: From a topographic to a glaciological dataset. Frontiers in Earth Science, 9, 774, doi:10.3389/feart.2021.704189. Link

[119] Ogier, C., Werder, M., Huss, M., Kull, I., Hodel, D., and Farinotti, D. (2021). Drainage of an ice-dammed lake through a supraglacial stream: hydraulics and thermodynamics. The Cryosphere, 15, 5133-5150, doi:10.5194/tc-15-5133-2021. Link.

[118] Pruessner, L., Huss, M., Phillips, M., and Farinotti, D. (2021). A framework for modelling rock glaciers and permafrost at the basin-scale in high Alpine catchments. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 13 (4), doi:10.1029/2020MS002361. Link.

[117] Seibert, J., Jenicek, M., Huss, M., Ewen, T. and Viviroli, D. (2021). Chapter 4 - Snow and ice in the water cycle. 99-137. In: Snow and Ice-Related Hazards, Risks, and Disasters (2nd edition). Eds: Haeberli, W., and Whiteman, C. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-817129-5.00010-X. Link.

[116] Trewin, B., Cazenave, A., Howell, S., Huss, M., Isensee, K., Palmer, M. D., Tarasova, O. and Vermeulen, A. (2021). Headline indicators for global climate monitoring. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(1), E20-E37, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0196.1. Link.


[115] Ayala, A., Farias-Barahona, D., Huss, M., Pellicciotti, F., McPhee, J., and Farinotti., D. (2020). Glacier runoff variations since 1955 in the Maipo River Basin, in the semiarid Andes of central Chile. The Cryosphere, 14, 2005-2027, doi:10.5194/tc-14-2005-2020. Link

[114] Bisset, R., Dehecq, A., Goldberg, D.N., Huss, M., Binghamm R.G., and Gourmelen, N. (2020). Reversed surface mass balance gradients on Himalayan debris-covered glaciers inferred from remote sensing. Remote Sensing, 12(10), 1563, doi:10.3390/rs12101563. Link

[113] Gugerli, R., Gabella, M., Huss, M., and Salzmann, N. (2020). A combination of weather radar data and glaciological surveys to obtain daily snow accumulation on Alpine glaciers. Journal of Hydrometeorology.

[112] Laurent, L., Buoncristiani, J.-F., Pohl, B., Zekollari, H., Farinotti, D., Huss, M., Mugnier, J.-L. (2020). The impact of climate change and glacier mass loss on the hydrology in the Mont-Blanc massif. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 10420, doi:10.1038/s41598-020-67379-7. Link

[111] Marzeion, B., Hock, R., Anderson, B., Bliss, A., Champollion, N., Fujita, K., Huss, M., Immerzeel, W., Kraaijenbrink, P., Malles, J-H., Maussion, F., Radic, V., Rounce, D.R., Sakai, A., Shannon, S., van de Wal1, R., and Zekollari, H. (2020). Partitioning the uncertainty of ensemble projections of global glacier mass change. Earth's Future, 8, e2019EF001470, doi:10.1029/2019EF001470. Link

[110] Welty, E., Zemp, M., Navarro, F., Huss, M., Fuerst, J.J., Gaertner-Roer, I., Landmann, J., Machguth, H., Naegeli, K., Andreassen, L. M., Farinotti, D., Li, H. and GlaThiDa Contributors (2020). Worldwide version-controlled database of glacier thickness observations Earth Systems Science Data, 12, 3039-3055, doi:10.5194/essd-12-3039-2020. Link

[109] Zemp, M., Huss, M., Eckert, N. Thibert, E., Paul, F., Nussbaumer, S., and Gaertner-Roer, I. (2020). Brief communication: Ad hoc estimation of glacier contributions to sea-level rise from latest glaciological observations. The Cryosphere, 14, 1043-1050, doi:10.5194/tc-14-1043-2020. Link

[108] Zekollari, H., Huss, M., and Farinotti, D. (2020). On the imbalance and response time of glaciers in the European Alps. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1029/2019GL085578. Link


[107] Farinotti, D., Round, V., Huss, M., Compagno, L. and Zekollari, H. (2019). Large hydropower and water storage potential in future glacier-free basins. Nature, 575, 341-344, doi:10.1038/s41586-019-1740-z. Link.

[106] Zemp, M., Huss, M., Thibert, E., Eckert, N., McNabb, R., Huber, J., Barandun, M., Machguth, H., Nussbaumer, S., Gaertner-Roer, I., Thomson, L., Paul., F., Maussion, F., Kutuzov, S., and Cogley, J.G. (2019). Global glacier mass balances and their contributions to sea-level rise from 1961 to 2016. Nature, 568, 382-386, doi:10.1038/s41586-019-1071-0. Link.

[105] Farinotti, D., Huss, M., Fuerst, J., Landmann, J., Machguth, H., Maussion, F., and Pandit, A. (2019). A consensus estimate for the ice thickness distribution of all glaciers on Earth. Nature Geoscience, 12, 168-1973, doi:10.1038/s41561-019-0300-3. Link.

[104] Zekollari, H., Huss, M., Farinotti, D. (2019). Modelling the future evolution of glaciers in the European Alps under the EURO-CORDEX RCM ensemble. The Cryosphere, 13, 1125-1146, doi:10.5194/tc-2018-267. Link.

[103] Ancey, C., Bardou, E., Funk, M., Huss, M., Werder, M., and Trewhela, T. (2019). Hydraulic reconstruction of the 1818 Gietro glacial lake outburst flood. Water Resources Research, 55, 1-24, doi:10.1029/2019WR025274. Link.

[102] Bossons, J.-B., Huss, M., Osipova, E., and Badman, T. (2019). Disappearing World Heritage glaciers as a keystone of nature conservation in a changing climate. Earth's Future, 7, 469-479, doi:10.1029/2018EF001139. Link.

[101] Brunner, M., Farinotti, D., Zekollari, H., Huss, M., and Zappa, M. (2019). Future shifts in extreme flow regimes in Alpine regions. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 23, 4471-4489, doi:10.5194/hess-23-4471-2019. Link

[100] Gugerli, R., Salzmann, N., Huss, M. and Desilets, D. (2019). Continuous and autonomous snow water equivalent measurements by a cosmic ray sensor on an alpine glacier. The Cryosphere, 13, 3413-3434, doi:10.5194/tc-13-3413-2019. Link

[99] Helfricht, K., Huss, M., Fischer, A., Otto, J. C. (2019). Calibrated ice thickness estimate for all glaciers in Austria. Frontiers in Earth Science , 7:68, doi:10.3389/feart.2019.00068. Link.

[98] Hock, R., Marzeion, B., Bliss, A., Giesen, R., Hirabayashi, Y., Huss, M., Radic, V., and Slangen, A. (2019). GlacierMIP - A model intercomparison of global-scale glacier mass-balance models and projections. Journal of Glaciology , 65 (251), 453-467, doi:10.1017/jog.2019.22. Link.

[97] Jouvet, G., and Huss, M. (2019). Future retreat of Great Aletsch Glacier. Journal of Glaciology , 65 (253), 869-872. doi:10.1017/jog.2019.52. Link.

[96] Naegeli, K., Huss, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2019). Change detection of bare-ice albedo in the Swiss Alps. The Cryosphere, 13, 397-412, doi:10.5194/tc-13-397-2019. Link.

[95] Schaefli, B., Manso, P., Fischer, M., Huss, M., and Farinotti, D. (2019). The role of glaciers for Swiss hydropower production. Renewable Energy, 132, 615-627, doi:10.1016/j.renene.2018.07.104. Link.

[94] Shannon, S., Smight, R., Wiltshire, A., Payne, T., Huss, M., Betts, R., Caesar, J., Koutroulis, A., Jones, D., and Harrison, S. (2019). Global glacier volume projections under high-end climate change scenarios. The Cryosphere, 13, 325-350, doi:10.5194/tc-13-325-2019. Link.

[93] Walter, F., Amann, F., Kos, A., Kenner, R., Phillips, M., de Preux, A., Huss, M., Tognacca, C., Clinton, J., Diehl, T., Bonanomi, Y. (2019). Direct observation of a three million cubic meter rock-slope collapse with almost immediate initiation of ensuing debris flow. Geomorphology, 351, 106933, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2019.106933. Link.

[92] Wei, R.J., Peng, L., Liang, C., Haemmig, C., Huss, M., Z. Mu, Y. He (2019). Analysis of temporal and spatial variations in hydrometeorological elements in the Yarkant River Basin, China. Journal of Water and Climate Change, 10(1), 167-180, doi:10.2166/wcc.2018.111. Link.

[91] Werder, M., Huss, M., Paul, F., Dehecq, A. and Farinotti, D. (2019). A Bayesian ice thickness estimation model capable of large-scale applications. Journal of Glaciology., doi:10.1017/jog.2019.93. Link


[90] Huss, M., and Hock, R. (2018). Global-scale hydrological response to future glacier mass loss. Nature Climate Change, 8, 135-140, doi:10.1038/s41558-017-0049-x. Link.

[89] Barandun., M., Huss, M., Berthier, E., Kaeaeb, A., Azisov, E., Bolch, T., Usubaliev, R., and Hoelzle, M., (2017). Multi-decadal mass balance series of three Kyrgyz glaciers inferred from modelling constrained with repeated snowline observations. The Cryosphere, 12, 1899-1919, doi:10.5194/tc-12-1899-2018. Link.

[88] Beniston, M., Stoffel, M., Farinotti, D., Andreassen, L., Coppola, E., Eckert, N., Fantini, A., Giacona, F., Hauck, C., Huss, M., Huwald, H., Lehning, M., Lopez-Moreno, J.I., Magnusson, J., Marty, C., Moran Tejeda, E., Morin, S., Naaim, M., Provenzale, A., Rabatel, A., Six, D., Stoetter, H., Strasser, U., Terzago, S., Vincent, C. (2017). The European mountain cryosphere: A review of past, current and future issues. The Cryosphere, 12, 759-794, doi:10.5194/tc-2016-290. Link.

[87] Delaney, I., Bauder, A., Huss, M., and Weidmann, Y. (2018). Proglacial erosion rates and processes in a glacierized catchment in the Swiss Alps. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 43(4), 765-778, doi:10.1002/esp.4239. Link.

[86] Feiger, N., Huss, M., Leinss, S., Sold, L. and Farinotti, D. (2018). An updated bedrock topography for Gries- and Findelengletscher. Geographica Helvetica , 73, 1-9, doi:10.5194/gh-73-1-2018. Link.

[85] Fuerst, J., Navarro, F., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Huss, M., Moholdt, G., Fettweis, X., Lang, C., Seehaus, T., Ai, S., Benham, T., Benn, D., Björnsson, H., Dowdeswell, J., Grabiec, M., Kohler, J., Lavrentiev, I., Lindbäck, K., Pettersson, R., Rippin, D., Saintenoy, A., Sanchez-Gamez, P., Schuler, T., Sevestre, H., Vasilenko, E., and Braun, M. (2018). The ice-free topography of Svalbard. Geophysical Research Letters , 45, doi:10.1029/2018GL079734. Link.

[84] Seguinot, J., Jouvet, G., Huss, M., Funk, M., Ivy-Ochs, S., and Preusser, F. (2018). Modelling the last glacial cycle ice dynamics in the Alps. The Cryosphere, 12, 3265-3285, doi:10.5194/tc-12-3265-2018. Link.


[83] Huss., M., Bookhagen, B., Huggel, C., Jacobsen, D., Bradley, R., Clague, J., Vuille, M., Buytaert, W., Cayan, D., Greenwood, G., Mark, B., Milner, A., Weingartner, R., and Winder, M. (2017). Toward mountains without permanent snow and ice. Earth's Future, 5(5), 418-435, doi:10.1002/2016EF000514. Link.

[82] Etter, S., Addor, N., Huss, M. and Finger, D. (2017). Impacts of climate change on the watershed of the hydropower reservoir Gigerwaldsee using hydrological modeling. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 13, 222-239, doi:10.1016/j.ejrh.2017.08.005. Link.

[81] Farinotti, D., Brinkerhoff, D., Clarke, G.K.C., Fuerst, J.J., Frey, H., Gantayat, P., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Girard, C., Huss, M., Leclercq, P.W., Linsbauer, A., Machguth, H., Martin, C., Maussion, F., Morlighem, M., Mosbeux, C., Pandit, A., Portmann, A., Rabatel, A., Ramsankaran, RAAJ, Reerink, T.J., Sanchez, O., Stentoft, P.A., Kumari, S.S., van Pelt, W.J.J., Anderson, B., Benham, T., Binder, D., Dowdeswell, J.A., Fischer, A., Helfricht, K., Kutuzov, S., McNabb, R., Gudmundsson, G.H., Li, H., and Andreassen, L.M. (2017). How accurate are estimates of glacier ice thickness? Results from ITMIX, the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison eXperiment. The Cryosphere, 11, 949-970, doi:10.5194/tc-11-949-2017. Link.

[80] Hoelzle, M., Barandun, M., Huss, M., Azisov, E., Farinotti, D., Gafurov, A., Hagg, W., Kenzhebaev, R., Kronenberg, M., Machguth, H., Merkushkin, A., Patrov, M., Saks, T., Salzmann, N., Schoene, T., Usulbajev, R., Vorogushin, S., Zemp, M. (2017). Re-establishing glaciers monitoring in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, Central Asia. Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems, 6, 397-418, doi:10.5194/gi-6-397-2017. Link.

[79] Naegeli, K., Damm, A., Huss, M., Wulf, H., Schaepmann, M. and Hoelzle, M. (2017). Cross-comparison of albedo products for glacier surfaces derived from airborne and satellite (Sentinel-2 & Landsat 8) optical data. Remote Sensing, 9,110, doi:10.3390/rs9020110. Link.

[78] Naegeli, K. and Huss, M. (2017). Mass balance sensitivity of mountain glaciers to changes in bare-ice albedo. Annals of Glaciology, 1-11, doi:10.1017/aog.2017.25. Link.

[77] Round, V., Leinss, S., Huss, M., Haemmig, C. and Hajnsek, I. (2017). Surge dynamics and lake outbursts of Kyagar Glacier, Karakoram. The Cryosphere, 11, 723-739, doi:10.5194/tc-11-723-2017. Link.

[76] Vincent, C., Fischer, A., Mayer, C., Bauder, A., Galos, S.P., Funk, M., Thibert, E., Six, D., Braun, L., and Huss, M. (2017). Common climatic signal from alpine glaciers over the last 50 years. Geophysical Research Letters, 44, doi:10.1002/2016GL072094. Link.


[75] Huss, M., and Fischer, M. (2016). Sensitivity of very small glaciers in the Swiss Alps to future climate change. Frontiers in Earth Science, 4:34, doi: 10.3389/feart.2016.00034. Link.

[74] Drolon, V., Maisongrande, P., Berthier, E., Swinnen, E., and Huss, M. (2016). Monitoring of seasonal glacier mass balance over the European Alps using low resolution optical images. Journal of Glaciology, doi:10.1017/jog.2016.78. Link.

[73] Douglas, J., Huss, M., Jones, J.M., Swift, D.A., and Salerno, F. (2016). Incorporating distributed debris thickness in a glacio-hydrological model: Khumbu Himalaya, Nepal. The Cryosphere Discussions, doi:10.5194/tc-2016-116. Link.

[72] Farinotti, D., Pistocchi, A., and Huss, M. (2016). From dwindling glaciers to headwater lakes: Can dams replace glaciers in the European Alps? Environmental Research Letters, 11, 054022. Link.

[71] Fischer, M., Huss, M., Kummert, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2016). Application and validation of long-range terrestrial laser scanning to monitor the mass balance of very small glaciers in the Swiss Alps. The Cryosphere, 10, 1279-1295, doi:10.5194/tc-10-1279-2016. Link.

[70] Kronenberg, M., Barandun, M., Hoelzle, M., Huss, M., Farinotti, D., Azisov, E., Usubaliev, R., Gafurov, A., Petrakov, D. and Kaeaeb, A. (2016). Mass balance reconstruction for Glacier No. 354, Tien Shan from 2003-2014. Annals of Glaciology, 57(71), 92-102, doi:10.3189/2016AoG71A032. Link.

[69] Rastner, P., Joerg, P. C., Huss, M., and Zemp, M. (2016). Historical analysis and visualization of the retreat of Findelengletscher, Switzerland, 1859-2010. Global and Planetary Change , 145, 67-77, doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2016.07.005. Link.

[68] Schneider, F., Bonriposi, M., Graefe, O., Herweg, K., Homewood, C., Huss, M., Kauzlaric, M., Liniger, H. Rey, E., Reynard, E. Rist, S., Schaedler, B. and Weingartner, R. (2016). MontanAqua: Tackling Water Stress in the Alps: Water Management Options in the Crans-Montana-Sierre Region (Valais). GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, 25(3), 191-193, doi:10.14512/gaia.25.3.11. Link.

[67] Sold, L., Huss, M., Machguth, H., Joerg, P.C., Leysinger-Vieli, G., Linsbauer, A., Salzmann, N., Zemp, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2016). Mass balance reanalysis of Findelengletscher, Switzerland, benefits from extensive snow accumulation measurements. Frontiers in Earth Science, 4:18, doi:10.3389/feart.2016.00018. Link.


[66] Huss, M. and Hock, R. (2015). A new model for global glacier change and sea-level rise. Frontiers in Earth Science, 3:54, doi:10.3389/feart.2015.00054. Link.

[65] Huss, M., Dhulst, L. and Bauder, A. (2015). New long-term mass balance series for the Swiss Alps. Journal of Glaciology, 61 (227), 551-562. Link.

[64] Andreassen, L. M., Huss, M., Melvold, K., Elvehoy, H. and Winsvold, S.H. (2015). Ice thickness measurements and ice volume estimate of glaciers in Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 61 (228), 763-775. Link.

[63] Barandun, M., Huss, M., Sold, L., Farinotti, D., Azisov, E., Salzmann, N., Usubaliev, R., Merkushkin, A. and Hoelzle, M. (2015). Re-analysis of seasonal mass balance at Abramov Glacier 1968-2014. Journal of Glaciology, 61 (230), 1103-1117. doi:10.3189/2015JoG14J239. Link.

[62] Gabbi, J., Huss, M., Bauder, A., and Schwikowski, M. (2015). The impact of Saharan dust and black carbon on albedo and long-term glacier mass balance. The Cryosphere, 9, 1385-1400. Link.

[61] Finger, D., Vis, M., Huss, M. and Seibert, S. (2015). The value of multiple data set calibration versus model complexity for improving the performance of hydrological models in mountain catchments. Water Resources Research, 51(4), 1939-1958, doi:10.1002/2014WR015712. Link.

[60] Fischer, M., Huss, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2015). Surface elevation and mass changes of all Swiss glaciers 1980-2010. The Cryosphere, 9, 525-540. Link.

[59] Li, H., Beldring, S., Xu, C.-Y., Huss, M., Melvold, K. and Jain, S. (2015). Integrating a glacier retreat model into a hydrological model - case studies on three glacierised catchments in Norway and Himalayan region. Journal of Hydrology, 527, 656-667, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.05.017. Link.

[58] McNabb, R.W., Hock, R., and Huss, M. (2015). Variations in Alaska tidewater glacier frontal ablation, 1985-2013 Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 120(1), 120-136, doi:10.1002/2014JF003276. Link.

[57] Naegeli, K., Damm, A., Huss, M., Schaepman, M., Hoelzle, M. (2015). Imaging spectroscopy to assess the composition of ice surface materials and their impact on glacier mass balance. Remote Sensing of the Environment, 168, 388-402. Link.

[56] Schneider, F., Reynard, E., Bonriposi, M., Graefe, O., Herweg, K., Homewood, C., Huss, M., Kauzlaric, M., Liniger, H., Rey, E., Rist, S., Schaedler, B. and Weingartner, R. (2015). Assessing the Sustainability of Water Governance Systems: The Sustainability Wheel. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 58 (9), 1577-1600. doi:10.1080/09640568.2014.938804. Link.

[55] Sold, L., Huss., M., Eichler, A., Schwikowski, M., and Hoelzle, M. (2015). Unlocking annual firn layer water equivalents from ground-penetrating radar data on an Alpine glacier. The Cryosphere, 9, 1075-1087. Link.

[54] Truessel, B., Truffer, M., Hock, R., Huss, M. and Motyka, R.J. (2015). Runaway thinning of the low-elevation Yakutat Glacier, Alaska, and its sensitivity to climate change. Journal of Glaciology, 61(225), 65-75. Link.


[53] Huss, M., Joerg, P.C., Zemp, M., and Salzmann, N. (2014). High uncertainty in 21st century runoff projections from glacierized basins. Journal of Hydrology, 510, 35-48. Link.

[52] Huss, M. and Farinotti, D. (2014). A high-resolution bedrock map for the Antarctic Peninsula. The Cryosphere, 8, 1261-1273. Link.

[51] Addor, N., Roessler, O., Koeplin, N., Huss, M., Weingartner, R. and Seibert, J. (2014). Robust changes and sources of uncertainty in the projected hydrological regimes of Swiss catchments. Water Resources Research, 50, doi:10.1002/2014WR015549. Link.

[50] Farinotti, D, King, E.C., Albrecht, A., Huss, M. and Gudmundsson, G.H. (2014). The bedrock topography of Starbuck Glacier, Antarctic Peninsula, as determined by radio-echo soundings and flow modeling. Annals of Glaciology, 55(67), 22-28. Link.

[49] Fischer, M., Huss, M., Barboux, C. and Hoelzle, M. (2014). The new Swiss Glacier Inventory SGI2010: Relevance of using high-resolution source data in areas dominated by very small glaciers Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, 46(4), 933-945. Link.

[48] Frey, H., Machguth, H., Huss, M., Huggel, C., Bajracharya, S., Bolch, T., Kulkarni, A., Linsbauer, A., Salzmann, N. and Stoffel, M. 2013. Estimating the volume of glaciers in the Himalaya-Karakoram region using different methods. The Cryosphere, 8, 2313-2333. Link

[47] Gaertner-Roer, I., Naegeli, K., Huss, M., Knecht, T., Machguth, H. and Zemp, M. (2014). A database of worldwide glacier thickness observations. Global and Planetary Change, 122, 330-344. Link.

[46] Haemmig, C., Huss, M., Keusen, H., Hess, J., Wegmueller, U., Zhigang, A. and Kulubayi, W. (2014). Hazard Assessment of Glacial Lake Outburst Floods from Kyagar Glacier, Karakoram Mountains, P.R. China. Annals of Glaciology, 55(66), 34-44. Link.

[45] Machguth, H. and Huss, M. (2014). The length of the world's glaciers - a new approach for the global calculation of center lines. The Cryosphere, 8, 1741-1755. Link.

[44] Nestler, A., Huss., M., Ambartzumian, R. and Hambarian, A. (2014). Hydrological implications of covering wind-blown snow accumulation with geotextiles on Mount Aragats, Armenia. Geosciences, 4, 73-92; doi:10.3390/geosciences4030073. Link.

[43] Reynard, E., Bonriposi, M., Graefe, O., Homewood, C., Huss, M., Kauzlaric, M., Liniger, H., Rey, E., Rist, S., Schaedler, B., Schneider, F. and Weingartner, R. (2014). Interdisciplinary assessment of complex regional water systems and their future evolution: how socio-economic drivers can matter more than climate. WIREs Water, doi: 10.1002/wat2.1032. Link.

[42] Rogers, S., Fischer, M., and Huss, M. (2014). Combining glaciological and archaeological methods for gauging glacial archaeological potential. Journal of Archaeological Science, 52, 410-420. Link.

[41] Seibert, J., Jenicek, M., Huss, M. and Ewen, T. (2014). Snow and ice in the water cycle. 99-137. In: Hazards, Risks and Disasters Related to Snow and Ice. Eds: Haeberli, W., Whiteman, C. and Shroder, J.F.

[40] Sorg, A., Huss., M., Stoffel, M. and Rohrer, M. (2014). The days of plenty might soon be over in glacierized Central Asian catchments. Environmental Research Letters, 9, 104018. Link.


[39] Huss, M. (2013). Density assumptions for converting geodetic glacier volume change to mass change. The Cryosphere, 7, 877-887. Link

[38] Huss, M., Sold, L., Hoelzle, M., Stokvis, M., Salzmann, N., Farinotti, D. and Zemp, M. (2013). Towards remote monitoring of sub-seasonal glacier mass balance. Annals of Glaciology, 54(63), 85-93. Link

[37] Huss, M., Voinesco, A. and Hoelzle, M. (2013). Implications of climate change on Glacier de la Plaine Morte, Switzerland. Geographica Helvetica, 68, 227-237. Link

[36] Farinotti, D. and Huss, M. (2013). An upper-bound estimate for the accuracy of glacier volumeÂ-area scaling. The Cryosphere, 7, 1707-1720. Link

[35] Finger, D., Hugentobler, A., Huss, M., Voinesco, A., Wernli, H.R., Fischer, D., Weber, E., Jeannin, P-Y., Kauzlaric, M., Wirz, A., Vennemann, T., Huesler, F., Schaedler, B. and Weingartner, R. (2013). Identification of glacial melt water runoff in a karstic environment and its implication for present and future water availability. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 3261-3277. Link

[34] Sold, L., Huss, M., Hoelzle, M., Joerg, P.C., Zemp, M (2013). Methodological approaches to infer end-of-winter snow distribution on alpine glaciers. Journal of Glaciology, 59 (218), 1047-1059. Link

[33] Zemp, M., Thibert, E., Huss, M., Stumm, D., Rolstad-Denby, C., Nuth, C., Nussbaumer, S.U., Moholdt, G., Mercer, A., Mayer, C., Joerg, P.C., Jansson, P., Hynek, B., Fischer, A., Escher-Vetter, H., Elvehoy, H., and Andreassen, L.M. (2013). Uncertainties and re-analysis of glacier mass balance measurements. The Cryosphere, 7, 1227-1245. Link


[32] Huss, M. and Farinotti, D. (2012). Distributed ice thickness and volume of all glaciers around the globe. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, F04010, doi:10.1029/2012JF002523. Link

[31] Huss, M. (2012). Extrapolating glacier mass balance to the mountain-range scale: The European Alps 1900-2100. The Cryosphere, 6, 713-727, doi:10.5194/tc-6-713-2012. Link

[30] Huss, M., Hock, R., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2012). Conventional versus reference-surface mass balance. Journal of Glaciology, 58(208), 278-286. Link

[29] Farinotti, D., Usselmann, S., Huss, M., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2012). Runoff evolution in the Swiss Alps: projections for selected high-alpine catchments based on ENSEMBLES scenarios. Hydrological Processes, 26(13), 1909-1924, doi:10.1002/hyp.8276. Link

[28] Levermann, A., Bamber, J., Drijfhout, S., Ganopolski, A., Haeberli, W., Harris, N.R.P., Huss, M., Krueger, K., Lenton, T.M., Lindsay, R.W., Notz, D., Wadhams, P., Weber, S. (2012). Potential climatic transitions with profound impact on Europe. Climatic Change, 110, 845-878, doi: 10.1007/s10584-011-0126-5. Link

[27] Dalban, P., Failletaz, J., Walter, F. and Huss, M. (2012). Seismic activity and surface motion of a steep temperate glacier, a study on Triftgletscher, Switzerland. Journal of Glaciology, 58 (209), 513-528. Link


[26] Huss, M. (2011). Present and future contribution of glaciers to runoff from macroscale drainage basins in Europe. Water Resources Research, 47, W07511, doi:10.1029/2010WR010299. Link

[25] Jouvet, G., Huss, M., Blatter, H. and Funk. M. (2011). Modelling the retreat of Grosser Aletschgletscher in a changing climate. Journal of Glaciology, 57(206), 1033-1045. Link

[24] Jouvet, G., Picasso, M., Rappaz, J., Huss, M. and Funk. M. (2011). Modelling and numerical simulation of the dynamics of glaciers including local damage effects. Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena, 6(5), 263-280. Link

[23] Junghans, N., Cullmann, J. and Huss, M. (2011). Evaluating the effect of snow and ice melt in an Alpine headwater catchment and further downstream in the River Rhine. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 56(6), 981-993. Link

[22] Schaefli, B. and Huss, M. (2011). Integrating point glacier mass balance observations into hydrologic model identification, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 15, 1227-1241. Link

[21] Sugiyama, S., Yoshizawa, T., Huss, M., Tsutaki, S. and Nishimura, D. (2011). Spatial distribution of surface ablation in the terminus of Rhonegletscher, Switzerland. Annals of Glaciology, 52(58), 1-8. Link


[20] Huss, M., Hock, R., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2010). The 100-year glacier mass changes in the Swiss Alps linked to the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation. Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L10501, doi:10.1029/2010GL042616. Link

[19] Huss, M., Jouvet, G., Farinotti, D., and Bauder, A. (2010). Future high-mountain hydrology: a new parameterization of glacier retreat. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 14, 815-829, doi:10.5194/hess-14-815-2010. Link

[18] Huss, M., Usselmann, S., Farinotti, D., and Bauder, A. (2010). Glacier mass balance in the south-eastern Swiss Alps since 1900 and perspectives for the future. Erdkunde, 64(2), 119-140, doi:10.3112/erdkunde.2010.02.02. Link

[17] Huss, M. (2010). Mass balance of Pizolgletscher. Geographica Helvetica, 65(2), 80-92. Link

[16] Huss, M., Hock, R., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2010). Reply to the Comment of Leclercq et al. on ''100-year mass changes in the Swiss Alps linked to the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation''. The Cryosphere Discuss. 4, 2587-2592. Link

[15] Farinotti, D., Magnusson, J., Huss, M. and Bauder, A. (2010). Snow accumulation distribution inferred from time-lapse photography and simple modelling. Hydrological Processes, 24(15), 2087-2097, doi:10.1002/hyp.7629. Link


[14] Huss, M., Funk, M. and Ohmura, A. (2009). Strong Alpine glacier melt in the 1940s due to enhanced solar radiation. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L23501, doi:10.1029/2009GL040789. Link

[13] Huss, M., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2009). Homogenization of long-term mass-balance time series. Annals of Glaciology, 50(50), 198-206. Link

[12] Huss, M. and Bauder, A. (2009). 20th-century climate change inferred from four long-term point observations of seasonal mass balance. Annals of Glaciology, 50(50), 207-214. Link

[11] Farinotti, D., Huss, M., Bauder, A., Funk, M. and Truffer, M. (2009). A method to estimate the ice volume and ice-thickness distribution of alpine glaciers. Journal of Glaciology, 55(191), 422-430. Link

[10] Farinotti, D., Huss, M., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2009). An estimate of the glacier ice volume in the Swiss Alps. Global and Planetary Change, 68(3), 225-231. Link

[9] Jouvet, G., Huss, M., Blatter, H., Picasso, M. and Rappaz, J. (2009). Numerical simulation of Rhonegletscher from 1874 to 2100. Journal of Computational Physics, 228(17), 6426-6439, doi:10.1016/ Link


[8] Huss, M., Farinotti D., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2008). Modelling runoff from highly glacierized alpine drainage basins in a changing climate. Hydrological Processes, 22(19), 3888-3902, doi:10.1002/hyp.7055. Link

[7] Huss, M., Bauder, A., Funk, M. and Hock, R. (2008). Determination of the seasonal mass balance of four Alpine glaciers since 1865. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113(F1), F01015, doi:10.1029/2007JF000803. Link

[6] Huss, M., Stoeckli, R., Kappenberger, G. and Blatter, H. (2008). Temporal and spatial changes of Laika Glacier, Canadian Arctic, since 1959 inferred from satellite remote sensing and mass balance modelling. Journal of Glaciology, 54(188), 857-866. Link

[5] Bernasconi, S. M., Christl I, Hajdas I, Zimmermann S, Hagedorn F, Smittenberg RH, Furrer G, Zeyer J, Brunner I, Frey B, Plötze M, Lapanje A, Edwards P, Olde Venterink H, Göransson H, Frossard E, Bünemann E, Jansa J, Tamburini F, Welc M, Mitchell E, Bourdon B, Kretzschmar R, Reynolds B, Lemarchand E, Wiederhold J, Tipper E, Kiczka M, Hindshaw R, Stähli M, Jonas T, Magnusson J, Bauder A, Farinotti D, Huss, M, Wacker L & Abbaspour K (2008). Weathering, soil formation and initial ecosystem evolution on a glacier forefield: a case study from the Damma Glacier, Switzerland. Mineralogical Magazine, 72(1), 19-22. Link

[4] Sugiyama, S., Bauder, A., Huss, M., Riesen, P. and Funk, M. (2008). Triggering and drainage mechanisms of the 2004 glacier-dammed lake outburst in Gornergletscher, Switzerland. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113(F4), F04019, doi:10.1029/2007JF000920. Link


[3] Huss, M., Sugiyama, S., Bauder, A. and Funk, M. (2007). Retreat scenarios of Unteraargletscher, Switzerland, using a combined ice-flow mass-balance model. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, 39(3), 422-431. Link

[2] Huss, M., Bauder, A., Werder, M., Funk, M. and Hock, R. (2007). Glacier-dammed lake outburst events of Gornersee, Switzerland. Journal of Glaciology, 53(181), 189-200. Link

[1] Bauder, A., Funk, M. and Huss, M. (2007). Ice volume changes of selected glaciers in the Swiss Alps since the end of the 19th century. Annals of Glaciology, 46, 145-150. Link

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Other Publications:

Huss, M., Bauder, A., Marty, C. and Noetzli, J. (2021). Schnee, Gletscher und Permafrost 2019/2020. Kryosphaerenbericht fuer die Schweizer Alpen. Die Alpen (Zeitschrift des Schweizer Alpenclubs). Link

Huss, M., Bauder, A., Marty, C. and Noetzli, J. (2020). Schnee, Gletscher und Permafrost 2018/2019. Kryosphaerenbericht fuer die Schweizer Alpen. Die Alpen (Zeitschrift des Schweizer Alpenclubs). Link

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Huss, M., Bauder, A., Marty, C. and Noetzli, J. (2019). Schnee, Gletscher und Permafrost 2017/2018. Kryosphaerenbericht fuer die Schweizer Alpen. Die Alpen (Zeitschrift des Schweizer Alpenclubs). Link

Huss, M., Bauder, A., Marty, C. and Noetzli, J. (2018). Schnee, Gletscher und Permafrost 2016/2017. Kryosphaerenbericht fuer die Schweizer Alpen. Die Alpen (Zeitschrift des Schweizer Alpenclubs). Link

Huss, M., Bauder, A., Marty, C. and Noetzli, J. (2017). Schnee, Gletscher und Permafrost 2015/2016. Kryosphaerenbericht fuer die Schweizer Alpen. Die Alpen (Zeitschrift des Schweizer Alpenclubs). Link

Huss, M., Bauder, A., Marty, C. and Noetzli, J. (2016). Schnee, Gletscher und Permafrost 2014/2015. Kryosphaerenbericht fuer die Schweizer Alpen. Die Alpen (Zeitschrift des Schweizer Alpenclubs). Link

Huss, M. (2015). Zukuenftige Gletscher-Entwicklung. In: Lozan, J. L., H. Grassl, D. Kasang, D. Notz & H. Escher-Vetter (Hrsg.). (Kap. 4.12). Warnsignal Klima: Das Eis der Erde, Kap. 4.12.

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Huss, M. (2012). Gletscher als Wasserspeicher. Grimselwelt, 1/2012, 16-18. Link

Hauck, C., Collet, C., Delaloye, R., Hilbich, C., Hoelzle, M., Huss, M., Salzmann, N. (2012). The potential of new measurement and modelling techniques in alpine cryosphere and geomorphology research. Geographica Helvetica, 1-2, 26-37. Link

Huss, M. (2011). Melting glaciers: Is there an impact on the Danube hydrology? Danube News, 23, 5-8. Link

Huss, M. (2011). Ein Gletscher in seinen letzten Zuegen, Geosciences Actuel, 1/2011, 23-26. Link

Farinotti, D., Bauder, A., Huss, M., Jouvet, G., Widmer, F. and Boes, R., 2011. Future glacier evolution and impact on the runoff regime in the catchments of Alpine reservoirs: the Aletsch area, Switzerland. in Symposium Book Dams in Switzerland - Source for Worldwide Swiss Dam Engineering (Swiss Committee on Dams), 283-289, ISBN: 978-3-85545-158-6.


Huss, M. (2009). Past and future changes in glacier mass balance. PhD thesis, ETH Zuerich, VAW-Mitteilungen 211.

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