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In preparation

Tsamados et al., Multi-decadal Arctic sea ice roughness (in prep)

Boisvert, L. N., A. A. Petty, T. Markus, Satellite estimates of ice accretion across the Arctic: Increased risks associated with the New Arctic (in prep).

Submitted/in review

Frew, R., D. L. Feltham, P. R. Holland, A. A. Petty, Sea Ice - Ocean Feedbacks in the Antarctic Shelf Seas (submitted)

Armitage, T. W. K, G. E. Manucharyan and A. A. Petty, R. Kwok, A. F. Thompson, Enhanced eddy activity in the Beaufort Gyre in response to sea ice loss (submitted).



[17] Petty, A. A., M. Webster, L. N. Boisvert, T. Markus (2018), The NASA Eulerian Snow on Sea Ice Model (NESOSIM) v1.0: Initial model development and analysis, Geosci. Model Dev., doi: 10.5194/gmd-11-4577-2018.

[16] Petty, A. A., M. M. Holland, D. A. Bailey, N. T. Kurtz, (2018), Warm Arctic, increased winter sea‐ice growth?, Geophysical Research Letters, 45, doi:10.1029/2018GL079223.

[15] Boisvert, L. N., M. A. Webster, A. A. Petty, T. Markus, D. H. Bromwich, R. I. Cullathur (2018), Intercomparison of precipitation estimates over the Arctic Ocean and its peripheral seas from reanalyses, J. Climate, 31(20), 8441–8462, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0125.1.

[14] Petty, A. A., (2018) A possible link between winter Arctic sea ice decline and a collapse of the Beaufort High?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, doi: 10.1002/2018GL077704.

[13] Petty, A. A., J. C. Stroeve, P. R. Holland, L. N. Boisvert, A. C. Bliss, N. Kimura, W. N. Meier (2018), The Arctic sea ice cover of 2016: A year of record-low highs and higher-than-expected lows, The Cryosphere, 12, 433-452, doi:10.5194/tc-12-433-2018.


[12] Cole, S. T., J. M. Toole, R. Lele, M.-L. Timmermans, S. G. Gallaher, T. P. Stanton, W. J. Shaw, B. Hwang, T. Maksym, J. P. Wilkinson, M. Ortiz, H. Graber, L. Rainville, A. A. Petty, S. L. Farrell, J. A. Richter- Menge, and C. Haas (2017), Ice and ocean velocity in the Arctic marginal ice zone, Ice roughness and momentum transfer, Elem Sci Anth, 5: 55, doi:10.1525/elementa.241.

[11] Petty, A. A., T. Markus, N. Kurtz (2017), Improving our understanding of Antarctic sea ice with NASA's Operation IceBridge and the upcoming ICESat-2 mission, US CLIVAR Variations, 15, 3.

[10] Petty, A. A., M. C. Tsamados, N. T. Kurtz (2017), Atmospheric form drag over Arctic sea ice using remotely sensed ice topography observations, J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surf., 122, doi:10.1002/2017JF004209.

[9] Armitage, T. W. K., S. Bacon, A. L. Ridout, A. A. Petty, S. Wolbach, M. C. Tsamados (2017), Arctic Ocean geostrophic circulation 2003-2014, The Cryosphere, doi:10.5194/tc-2017-22.

[8] Graham, R. M., L. Cohen, A. A. Petty, L. N. Boisvert, M. A. Granskog, A. Rinke, S. R. Hudson, M. Nicolaus (2017), Increasing frequency and duration of Arctic winter warming events, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 6974–6983, doi:10.1002/2017GL073395.

[7] Petty, A. A., D. Schroeder, J. C. Stroeve, T. Markus, J. Miller, N. T. Kurtz, D. L. Feltham, D. Flocco (2017), Skillful spring forecasts of September Arctic sea ice extent using passive microwave sea ice observations, Earth's Future, 5: 254–263, doi:10.1002/2016EF000495.


[6] Boisvert, L. N., A. A. Petty, J. C. Stroeve (2016), The Impact of the Extreme Winter 2015/2016 Arctic Cyclone on the Barents-Kara Seas, Mon. Wea. Rev., 4279, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-16-0234.1.

[5] Petty, A. A., M. C. Tsamados, N. T. Kurtz, S. L. Farrell, T. Newman, J. P. Harbeck, D. L. Feltham, and J. A. Richter-Menge (2016), Characterizing Arctic sea ice topography using high-resolution IceBridge data, The Cryosphere, 10(3), 1161–1179, doi:10.5194/tc-10-1161-2016.

[4] Petty, A. A., J. K. Hutchings, J. A. Richter-Menge, and M. A. Tschudi (2016), Sea ice circulation around the Beaufort Gyre: The changing role of wind forcing and the sea ice state, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 121(5), 3278–3296, doi:10.1002/2015JC010903.


[3] Tsamados M. C., D. L. Feltham , A. A. Petty, D. Schroeder, D. Flocco (2015) Processes controlling surface, bottom and lateral melt of Arctic sea ice in a state of the art sea ice model, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A, 373, 20140167, doi:10.1098/rsta.2014.0167.


[2] Petty, A. A., P. R. Holland, and D. L. Feltham (2014), Sea ice and the ocean mixed layer over the Antarctic shelf seas, The Cryosphere, 8(2), 761–783, doi:10.5194/tc-8-761-2014.


[1] Petty, A. A., D. L. Feltham, and P. R. Holland (2013), Impact of Atmospheric Forcing on Antarctic Continental Shelf Water Masses, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 43(5), 920–940, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-12-0172.1.


2016 Sea Ice Prediction Network, Sea Ice Outlook post-season report, (contributing author, action team member).

2015 Sea Ice Prediction Network, Sea Ice Outlook post-season report, (contributing author, action team member).

Petty, A. A. (2013), Impact of Atmospheric Forcing on Antarctic Continental Shelf Water Masses, PhD Thesis, University College London, UK.