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Publications – Ice


Crawford A., Crocker G., Mueller D., Desjardins L., Saper R., and Carrieres T. (2018) The Canadian Ice Island Drift, Deterioration and Detection (CI2D3) Database. Journal of Glaciology 1–5. doi: 10.1017/jog.2018.36

Crawford, A., Mueller, D., and Joyal, G. (2018) Surveying drifting icebergs and ice islands: Deterioration detection and mass estimation with aerial photogrammetry and laser scanning. Remote Sensing 10,575,  doi:10.3390/rs10040575


Hamilton, A.K., Laval, B.E., Mueller, D.R., Vincent, W.F., and Copland, L. (2017) Dynamic response of an Arctic epishelf lake to seasonal and long-term forcing: Implications for ice shelf thickness, The Cryosphere, 11, 2189-2211, doi:10.5194/tc-11-2189-2017

Copland, L. and Mueller, D. (eds) (2017) Arctic Ice Shelves and Ice Islands. Springer, Dordrecht, doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1101-0

Mueller, D,. Copland, L. and Jeffries, M.O. (2017) Changes in Canadian Arctic ice shelf extent since 1906. In: Copland L, Mueller D (eds) Arctic Ice Shelves and Ice Islands. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 109–148, doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1101-0_5

Mueller, D,. Copland, L. and Jeffries, M.O. (2017) Northern Ellesmere Island ice shelf and ice tongue extents, v. 1.0 (1906-2015). Nordicana D28, doi:10.5885/45455XD-24C73A8A736446CC

Jungblut, A.D., Mueller, D., and Vincent, W.F. (2017) Arctic ice shelf ecosystems. In: Copland L, Mueller D (eds) Arctic Ice Shelves and Ice Islands. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 227–260, doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1101-0_9

Copland, L., Mortimer, C., White, A., Richer McCallum, M. and Mueller, D. (2017) Factors contributing to recent Arctic ice shelf losses. In: Copland L, Mueller D (eds) Arctic Ice Shelves and Ice Islands. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 263–285, doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1101-0_10


Crawford, A.J., Mueller, D.R., Humphreys, E.R., Carrieres, T. and Tran, H. (2015) Surface ablation model evaluation on a drifting ice island in the Canadian Arctic, Cold Regions Science and Technology. 110, 170-182, doi:10.1016/j.coldregions.2014.11.011.

Crawford, A.J., Mueller, D.R., Joyal, G. (2015). Repeat aerial-photo and LiDAR surveys of tabular icebergs. Polardata Catalogue (www.polardata.ca) doi:10.5884/12818

Paquette, M., Fortier, D., Mueller, D.R., Sarrazin, D., and Vincent, W.F. (2015) Rapid disappearance of perennial ice cover on Canada’s northernmost lake. Geophysical Research Letters. 42:5, 1433-1440, doi:10.1002/2014GL062960.

White, A., Copland, L., Mueller, D.R. and Van Wychen, W. (2015) Assessment of historical changes (1959-2012) and the causes of recent break ups of the Petersen Ice Shelf, Nunavut, Canada. Annals of Glaciology, 56:69, 65-76.  doi:10.3189/2015AoG69A687.

White, A., Mueller, D.R. and Copland, L. (2015) Reconstructing hydrographic change in Petersen Bay, Ellesmere Island, inferred from SAR imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment. 165, 1-13. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.04.017.


Mueller, D.R., Crawford, A., Copland, L, VanWychen, W. (2013) Ice Island and Iceberg Fluxes from Canadian High Arctic Sources. Final Report to Northern Transportation Assessment Initiative, Innovation Policy Branch, Transport Canada. 23 pp. PDF

Hamilton, A.K., Forrest, A.L., Crawford, A., Schmidt, V., Laval, B.E., Mueller, D.R., Brucker, S., and Hamilton, T. (2013). Project ICEBERGS Final Report to Environment Canada. 36 pp.


Derksen, C., Smith, S.L., Sharp, M., Brown, L., Howell, S., Copland, L., Mueller, D.R., Gauthier, Y., Fletcher, C., Tivy, A., Bernier, M., Bourgeois, J., Brown, R., Burn, C.R., Duguay, C., Kushner, P., Langlois, A., Lewkowicz, A.G., Royer, A., and Walker, A. (2012) Variability and change in the Canadian Cryosphere. Climatic Change, 115(1), 59-88, doi:10.1007/s10584-012-0470-0.

Forrest, A.L., Hamilton, A.K., Schmidt, V., Laval, B.E., Mueller, D., Crawford, A., Brucker, S., and Hamilton, T. (2012) Digital terrain mapping of Petermann Ice Island fragments in the Canadian High Arctic. Proceedings of the 21st IAHR International Symposium on Ice “Ice Research for a Sustainable Environment”, Dalian, China, June 11-15, 2012, 710-721.

Halliday, E.J., King, A., Bobby, P., Copland, L., and Mueller, D. (2012) Petermann Ice Island ‘A’ survey results, offshore Labrador. Proceedings, Arctic Technology Conference, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Houston, USA, December 3-5, 2012, 1:67-80.

Mortimer, C., Copland, L. and Mueller, D.R. (2012) Volume and area changes of the Milne Ice Shelf, Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada, since 1950. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, F04011, doi:10.1029/2011JF002074.

Pope, S., Copland, L., and Mueller, D.R. (2012) Loss of multiyear landfast sea ice from Yelverton Bay, Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, 44(2), 210-221. doi:10.1657/1938-4246-44.2.210.


Cheng, A., Arkett, M., Zagon, T., De Abreu, R., Mueller, D., Vachon, P., and Wolfe, J. (2011) Oil detection in RADARSAT-2 quad-polarization imagery: implications for ScanSAR performance. Proceedings of SPIE, SAR Image Analysis, Modeling, and Techniques XI, 81790G:15, doi: 10.1117/12.898358.

De Abreu, R., Arkett, M., Cheng, A., Zagon, T., Mueller, D., Vachon, P.W., and Wolfe, J. (2011) RADARSAT-2 mode selection for maritime surveillance. Defence Research and Development Canada. External Client Report. 185 pp.

Overduin, P.P., Solomon, S.M., Atkinson, D.E., Dallimore, S.R., Eicken, H., Forbes, D.L., Grigoriev, M., Holmes, R.M., James, T.S., Manson, G.K., McClelland, J.W., Mueller, D., Ødegård, R., Ogorodov, S., Proshutinsky, A., and Wetterich, S. (2011) Physical State of the Circum-Arctic Coast. In Forbes, D.L. (ed.), State of the Arctic Coast 2010 – Scientific Review and Outlook. Helmholtz-Zentrum, Geesthacht, Germany, 11-103.

Vincent, W.F., Fortier, D., Lévesque, E., Boulanger-Lapointe, N., Tremblay, B., Sarrazin, D., Antoniades, D., and Mueller, D.R. (2011) Extreme ecosystems and geosystems in the Canadian High Arctic: Ward Hunt Island and vicinity. Écoscience, 18:236-261.


Mueller, D.R. and Copland, L (2009) Northern Ellesmere ice shelf and multiyear landfast sea ice thickness and extent.  Report to Canatec and Associates, Calgary, AB. 21 pages.

Mueller, D.R., Van Hove, P., Antoniades, D., Jeffries, M.O., and Vincent, W.F. (2009) High Arctic lakes as sentinel ecosystems: Cascading regime shifts in climate, ice-cover, and mixing. Limnology and Oceanography, Special Issue: Lakes and Reservoirs as Sentinels, Integrators, and Regulators of Climate Change, 54:2371-2385. http://www.aslo.org/lo/toc/vol_54/issue_6_part_2/2371.pdf

Vincent, W.F., Whyte, L.G., Greer, C.W., Laurion, I., Suttle, C., Lovejoy, C., Corbeil, J., and Mueller, D.R. (2009) Arctic microbial ecosystems and impacts of climate change. Polar Science, 3:171-180, doi:10.1016/j.polar.2009.05.004.


Mueller, D.R., Copland, L., Hamilton, A., and Stern, D.R. (2008) Examining Arctic ice shelves prior to 2008 breakup. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(49):502-503.

Veillette, J., Mueller, D.R., Antoniades, D., and Vincent, W.F. (2008) Arctic epishelf lakes as sentinel ecosystems: Past, present and future. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences, 113:G04014, doi:10.1029/2008JG000730.

Vincent, A.C., Mueller, D.R., and Vincent, W.F. (2008) Simulated heat storage in a perennially ice-covered high Arctic lake: Sensitivity to climate change. Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, 113:C04036, doi:10.1029/2007JC004360.


Copland, L., Mueller, D.R., and Weir, L. (2007) Rapid loss of the Ayles Ice Shelf, Ellesmere Island, Canada. Geophysical Research Letters, 34:L21501, doi:10.1029/2007GL031809.


Mueller, D.R., Vincent, W.F., and Jeffries, M.O. (2006) Environmental gradients, fragmented habitats and microbiota of a northern ice shelf cryoecosystem, Ellesmere Island, Canada. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, 38:593-607, doi:10.1657/1523-0430