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Sebastian Harry Reid Rosier

VC Fellow

Department: Geography and Environmental Sciences


PhD, MSc, BSc

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Ice flow modelling

Ice rheology

Ice-ocean interaction

Finite element method

Current/Recent Projects

Filchner Ice Shelf System, NERC large grant, Post-doctoral research fellow, 2015 -

Key Publications

Rosier, S. H. R., Green, J. A. M., Scourse, J. D. and Winkelmann, R. (2014) Modeling Antarctic tides in respnose to ice-shelf thinning and retreat. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119. DOI: 10.1002/2013JC009240.

Rosier, S. H. R., Gudmundsson, G. H. and Green, J. A. M. (2014) Insights into ice-stream dynamics through modeling their response to tidal forcing. The Cryosphere, 8, 1763-1775, DOI:10.5194/tc-8-1763-2014.

Rosier, S. H. R., Gudmundsson, G. H. and Green, J. A. M. (2015) Temporal variations in the flow of a large Antarctic Ice Stream controlled by tidally induced changes in the subglacial water system. The Cryosphere, 9, 1649-1661, DOI:10.5194/tc-9-1649-2015.

Rosier, S. H. R. and Gudmundsson, G. H. (2016) Tidal controls on the flow of ice streams. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 4433–4440, DOI:10.1002/2016GL068220.

Brisbourne, A. M., Smith, A. M., Vaughan, D. G., King, E. C., Davies, D., Bingham, R. G., Smith, E. C., Nias, I. J. and Rosier, S. H. R. (2017) Bed conditions of Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica: Bed conditions of Pine Island Glacier. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 122, 419-433, DOI:10.1002/2016JF004033.

Rosier, S. H. R., Marsh, O. J., Rack, W., Gudmundsson, G. H., Wild, C. T. and Ryan, M. On the interpretation of ice shelf fexure measurements. Journal of Glaciology, 63, 783-791, DOI: 10.1017/jog.2017.44


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