Geochemical satellite mapping of debris in Khumbu Himalaya

Period: 2009-2012

Research involved: Field measurement of debris properties, field samples of snow, ice, meltwater, debris – analysis via spectrometry and geochemical techniques, satellite spectral data analysis toward geochemical mapping


Casey, K.A., A. Kaab, and D.I. Benn (2012). Geochemical characterization of glacier debris via in situ and optical remote sensing methods: a case study in the Khumbu Himalaya, Nepal The Cryosphere, 6, 85-100

Casey, K.A. (2012). Supraglacial dust and debris: geochemical comparisons from glaciers in Svalbard, southern Norway, Nepal and New Zealand Earth System Science Data Discussions, 5, 107-145

Casey, K.A., and Kaab, A (2012). Estimation of Supraglacial Dust and Debris Geochemical Composition via Satellite Reflectance and Emissivity Remote Sens., 4(9), 2554-2575