Some Aspects of Uncertainty in Predicting Sea Ice Thinning

  1. Eric T. DeWeaver,
  2. Cecilia M. Bitz and
  3. L.-Bruno Tremblay
  1. Cecilia M. Bitz

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/180GM06

Arctic Sea Ice Decline: Observations, Projections, Mechanisms, and Implications

Arctic Sea Ice Decline: Observations, Projections, Mechanisms, and Implications

How to Cite

Bitz, C. M. (2013) Some Aspects of Uncertainty in Predicting Sea Ice Thinning, in Arctic Sea Ice Decline: Observations, Projections, Mechanisms, and Implications (eds E. T. DeWeaver, C. M. Bitz and L.-B. Tremblay), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C.. doi: 10.1029/180GM06

Author Information

  1. Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904450

Online ISBN: 9781118666470

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Keywords:

  • Sea ice—Arctic regions;
  • Climatic changes—Environmental aspects—Arctic Regions;
  • Environmental impact analysis—Arctic regions;
  • Arctic regions—Climate

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thickness Sensitivity in CMIP3 Models

  • A Measure of Ice-Albedo Feedback

  • Influence of Ice-Albedo Feedback on Uncertainty in Future Thickness

  • Influence of the Mean State on Uncertainty in Future Thickness

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions