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Researcher: Warner, RC (Dr Roland Warner)

Fields of Research

Glaciology
Physical Oceanography
Particle Physics
Palaeoclimatology
Geodesy
Physical Sciences
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Endocrinology
Ship and Platform Hydrodynamics
Quantum Chemistry
Oceanography
Information Retrieval and Web Search
Geodynamics
Seismology and Seismic Exploration

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Oceanography
Climate and Climate Change
Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Environment
Diabetes
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
Nautical Equipment (excl. Yachts)
Organic Industrial Chemicals (excl. Resins, Rubber and Plastics)
Climate Change Adaptation Measures
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Land and Water Management
Natural Hazards in Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Climate Change Models

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A 4-decade record of elevation change of the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; Journal of Geophysical Research Earth Surface
A comparison of ice flow relations for ice-sheet modelling; International Glaciological Society International Symposium on Contribution of Glaciers and Ice Sheets to Sea Level Change
A computer scheme for rapid calculations of balance-flux distributions; International Symposium on Ice Sheet Modelling
A dynamic early East Antarctic Ice Sheet suggested by ice-covered fjord landscapes; Nature
A four decade record of elevation change of the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; International Symposium on Glaciology in the International Polar Year
A method for sub-pixel scale feature-tracking using Radarsat images applied to the Mertz Glacier Tongue, East Antarctica; Remote Sensing of Environment
An empirical anisotropic flow relation for ice-sheet modeling: development and implementation; Cryosphere in a Changing Climate
Analysis of velocity field, mass balance, and basal melt of the Lambert glacier-amery ice shelf system by incorporating Radarsat SAR interferometry and ICESat laser altimetry measurements; Journal of Geophysical Research B: Solid Earth
Axially symmetric semi-infinite domain models of microdialysis and their application to the determination of nutritive flow in rat muscle; Journal of Physiology
Basal friction of Fleming Glacier, Antarctica - Part 1: sensitivity of inversion to temperature and bedrock uncertainty; The Cryosphere
Basal friction of Fleming Glacier, Antarctica - Part 2: evolution from 2008 to 2015; The Cryosphere
Basal terraces beneath Totten Glacier, East Antarctica; International Glaciological Society: International Symposium on Interactions of Ice Sheets and Glaciers with the Ocean
Combined simple shear and confined compression of polycrystalline ice: tertiary creep observations from laboratory deformation experiments; Ice deformation; from the model material to ice in natural environments
Derivation of ice thickness and bedrock topography in data-gap regions over Antarctica; Annals of Glaciology
Distributed temperature logging on the Amery Ice Shelf - challenges and scientific opportunities; International Symposium on Changes in Glaciers and Ice Sheets: observations, modelling and environmental interactions
Distributed temperature sensing in the Amery Ice shelf and the sub ice shelf ocean; FRISP
Dynamics and calving of the Mertz Glacier and its ice tongue, East Antarctica; IUGG
Evidence of a hydrological connection between the ice divide and ice sheet margin in the Aurora Subglacial Basin, East Antarctica; Journal of Geophysical Research
Examining the interaction between multi-year landfast sea ice and the Mertz Glacier Tongue, East Antarctica: Another factor in ice sheet stability?; Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans
Experimental observations of anisotropic polycrystalline ice flow; International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) General Assembly - Earth on the Edge: Science for a Sustainable Planet
External influences on the Mertz Glacier Tongue (East Antarctica) in the decade leading up to its calving in 2010; Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface
Flow of the Amery Ice Shelf and its tributary glaciers; 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference
Grassmann coordinates and Lie algebras for unified models; Journal of Mathematical Physics
Ice flow relations for stress and strain-rate components from combined shear and compression laboratory experiments; Journal of Glaciology
Ice rheology, Antarctic mass balance and sea-level; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Ice sheet modelling: a utopian vision and modest steps towards its realisation; 12th Australian Institute of Physics Congress, 1-5 July 1996
Impact of transient increases in atmospheric CO2 on the accumulation and mass balance of the Antarctic ice sheet; Annals of Glaciology
Implementing an empirical scalar constitutive relation for ice with flow-induced polycrystalline anisotropy in large-scale ice sheet models; The Cryosphere
Inferring ice-flow directions from single ice-sheet surface images using the Radon transform; Journal of Glaciology
Land-ice elevation changes from photon-counting swath altimetry: first applications over the Antarctic ice sheet; Journal of Glaciology
Marine ice sheet model performance depends on basal sliding physics and sub-shelf melting; Cryosphere
Mass balance of the Lambert Glacier-Amery Ice Shelf system, East Antarctica: a comparison of computed balance fluxes and measured fluxes; Journal of Glaciology
Meteoric and marine ice crystal orientation fabric observations from the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; MOCA-09: Our Warming Planet, IAMAS-IAPSO-IACS Joint Assembly
Meteoric and marine ice crystal orientation fabrics from the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; Journal of Glaciology
Modeling the basal melting and marine ice accretion of the Amery Ice Shelf; Journal of Geophysical Research
Modelled stress distributions at the Dome Summit South borehole, Law Dome, East Antarctica: a comparison of anisotropic ice flow relations; Journal of Glaciology
Modelling global warming and Antarctic sea-ice changes over the past century; Annals of Glaciology
Modelling marine ice accretion beneath ice shelves; 2009 ROMS/TOMS Asia-Pacific Workshop Sydney Institute of Marine Science (SIMS)
Modelling the Antarctic and Northern Hemisphere ice sheet change with global climate through the galcial cycle; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Modelling the Antarctic and Northern Hemisphere ice sheet change with global climate through the glacial cycle; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Modelling the Antarctic and Northern Hemisphere ice-sheet changes with global climate through the glacial cycle; Annals of Glaciology
Modelling the long term response of the Antarctic Ice Sheet to global warming; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Modelling the long-term response of the Antarctic ice sheet to global warming; Annals of Glaciology
Modelling the sensitivity of the Antarctic ice sheet to climate change; ANZAAS Symposium on Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere Over the Past
Models for Fermion Generations Based on 5 Fermionic Coordinates; Australian Journal of Physics
Morphology of the period-doubling universal function; Journal of Mathematical Physics
Multiyear temperature profiles for Amery Ice Shelf and sub-ice-shelf ocean; International Symposium on Interactions of Ice Sheets and Glaciers with the Ocean
New constraints on the structure and dynamics of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet from the joint IPY/Ice Bridge ICECAP aerogeophysical project; American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting
Ocean access to a cavity beneath Totten Glacier in East Antarctica; Nature Geoscience
Ocean circulation and ice-ocean interaction beneath the Amery Ice Shelf, Antarctica; Journal of Geophysical Research
Ocean forced variability of Totten Glacier mass loss; Geological Society Special Publication
Ocean-ice Interaction at the Amery Ice Shelf: an Overview; IUGG
Pine Island Glacier (Antarctica) velocities from Landsat7 images between 2001 and 2011: FFT-based image correlation for images with data gaps; Journal of Glaciology
Platelet ice attachment to instrument strings beneath the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; Journal of Glaciology
Properties of a marine ice layer under the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; Journal of Glaciology
Refined broad-scale sub-glacial morphology of Aurora Subglacial Basin, East Antarctica derived by an ice-dynamics-based interpolation scheme; The Cryosphere
Review: Ice sheet mass balance and sea level; Antarctic Science
Schizosymmetry - A new paradigm for superfield expansions; Modern Physics Letters A
Seafloor shapes of the floating portion of Totten Glacier and Moscow University Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; FRISP
Temperature changes required for the last glaciation in Tasmania derived from ice sheet computer modelling; 1997 Joint Assemblies of the International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences and International Association for Physical Sciences of the Oceans
Tertiary Flow Relations for Compression and Shear Components in Combined Stress Tests on Ice; Advances in Cold-Region Thermal Engineering and Sciences
The AMISOR (Amery Ice Shelf Ocean Research) project: an overview; IGS/FRISP
The effect of anisotropy on simulated ice dynamics: an idealised ice shelf example using the Ice Sheet System Model; European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017
The effects of ocean warming on melting and ocean circulation under the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions
The internal deformation regime of Thwaites Glacier; Twenty-Sixth Annual WAIS Workshop
The tertiary creep of polycrystalline ice: experimental evidence for stress-dependent levels of strain-rate enhancement; Journal of Glaciology
Using ice core and borehole data from the Dome Summit South (DSS) drilling site to assess the performance of ice flow relations; International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences 2nd Open Science Conference 2016
Velocities of the Amery Ice Shelf's primary tributary glaciers, 2004-12; Antarctic Science

Research Projects

Antarctic Influences on Global Warming Sea Level, and CO2; National Greenhouse Advisory Committee (NGAC)
APAC Partnership Agreement -Tasmanian Partnership in Advanced Computing (TPAC) Centre for Expertise and Education Program (continuation); National Computational Infrastructure (NCI)
High Performance Computing for Mathematics, Chemistry, Engineering and Climate Research; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Ice rheology for ice sheet modelling; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
ICECAP II; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Ocean forced evolution of the Antarctic Ice Sheet; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Top-up J Court: Coupled Modelling of Antarctica's Ice Sheet, Ice Streams and Ice Shelves ; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)

Research Candidate Supervision

Antarctic ice sheet modelling
Coupled models of glacial isostasy and ice sheet dynamics
Incorporation of Rheological Properties into Ice Sheet Flow Models
Interaction between sea ice and under lying water mass.
Modelling of the Antarctic Ice Sheet
Numerical modelling of the dynamics of the Continental Ice Sheet
The Dynamics and Mass Balance of the Amery Ice Shelf - Lambert Glacier System
The Flow of Polycrystalline Anisotropic Ice- Laboratory and Model Studies