International Partnership in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS) (Expert Group)


Popular articles relating to IPICS:

Polar Research: Buried treasure
Jones, N., Nature, 446, 126-128 (8 March 2007) doi:10.1038/446126a

The future of ice coring: International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS)
Brook, E., Wolff, E.W., Dahl-Jensen, D., Fischer, H. and Steig, E., PAGES News, 14(1), 6-10, 2006

The Future of Ice Core Science
Brook, E., Eos, 87(4), 39, (24 January 2006)

Searching for the oldest ice
Severinghaus, J., E. W. Wolff, and E. J. Brook (2010), EOS Trans., 91(40), 357-358.


Publications relating to the Oldest Ice White Paper:


Fischer, H., et al. (2013), Where to find 1.5 million yr old ice for the IPICS "Oldest Ice" ice core,
Climate of the Past, 9, 2489-2505, doi:10.5194/cpd-9-2771-2013.

Van Liefferinge, B., and F. Pattyn (2013), Using ice-flow models to evaluate potential sites of million
year-old ice in Antarctica, Climate of the Past, 9(5), 2335-2345, doi:10.5194/cp-9-2335-2013.

Alemany, O., et al. (2014), The SUBGLACIOR drilling probe: concept and design, Ann. Glaciol., 55(68),
233-242, doi:10.3189/2014AoG68A026.


Publications relating to the Last Interglacial White Paper:

Capron, E., A. Govin, E. J. Stone, V. Masson-Delmotte, S. Mulitza, B. Otto-Bliesner, L. C. Sime, C. Waelbroeck, and E. W. Wolff (2014), Temporal and spatial structure of multi-millennial temperature changes at high latitudes during the Last Interglacial, Quat. Sci. Rev., 103, 116- 133.

Masson-Delmotte, V., et al. (2011), A comparison of the present and last interglacial periods in six Antarctic ice cores, Clim. Past, 7(2), 397-423.

NEEM Community Members (2013), Eemian interglacial reconstructed from a Greenland folded ice core Nature, 493, 489-494, doi:10.1038/nature11789.

Schneider, R., J. Schmitt, P. Kohler, F. Joos, and H. Fischer (2013), A reconstruction of atmospheric carbon dioxide and its stable carbon isotopic composition from the penultimate glacial maximum to the last glacial inception, Climate of the Past, 9(6), 2507-2523, doi:10.5194/cp- 9-2507-2013.

Steig, E. J., K. Huybers, H. A. Singh, N. J. Steiger, Q. H. Ding, D. M. W. Frierson, T. Popp, and J. W. C. White (2015), Influence of West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse on Antarctic surface climate, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42(12), 4862-4868, doi:10.1002/2015gl063861.


Publications relating to the 40k White Paper:

Marcott, S. A., et al. (2014), Centennial-scale changes in the global carbon cycle during the last deglaciation, Nature, 514(7524), 616-619, doi:10.1038/nature13799.

Mulvaney, R., N. J. Abram, R. C. A. Hindmarsh, C. Arrowsmith, L. Fleet, J. Triest, L. C. Sime, O. Alemany, and S. Foord (2012), Recent Antarctic Peninsula warming relative to Holocene climate and ice-shelf history, Nature, 489(7414), 141-144, doi:

Pedro, J. B., S. O. Rasmussen, and T. D. van Ommen (2012), Tightened constraints on the time-lag between Antarctic temperature and CO2 during the last deglaciation, Climate of the Past, 8(4), 1213-1221, doi:10.5194/cp-8-1213-2012.

Wais Divide Project Members (2015), Precise interpolar phasing of abrupt climate change during the last ice age, Nature, 520(7549), 661-665, doi:10.1038/nature14401 information.


Publications relating to the 2k White Paper:

Pages 2k Consortium (2013), Continental-scale temperature variability during the past two millennia,
Nature Geoscience, 6(5), 339-346, doi:10.1038/ngeo1797.

Sigl, M., et al. (2015), Timing and climate forcing of volcanic eruptions for the past 2,500 years,
Nature, 523(7562), 543-+, doi:10.1038/nature14565.


Details of other publications by the IPICS group are listed on the documents page of the IPICS website.