Author Bibliographies

Publications by Marco Tedesco

This citation list includes papers published while the author has been on staff at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies. It may include some publications based on research conducted prior to their having joined the institute staff.

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Smith, B.E., B. Medley, X. Fettweis, T. Sutterley, P. Alexander, D. Porter, and M. Tedesco, 2022: Evaluating Greenland surface-mass-balance and firn-densification data using ICESat-2 altimetry. The Cryosphere, submitted, doi:10.5194/tc-2022-44.


Antwerpen, R., M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, P. Alexander, and W.J. van de Berg, 2022: Assessing bare ice albedo simulated by MAR over the Greenland ice sheet (2000-2021) and implications for meltwater production estimates. The Cryosphere, 16, no. 10, 4185-4199, doi:10.5194/tc-16-4185-2022.

Colosio, P., M. Tedesco, and E. Tellman, 2022: Flood monitoring using enhanced resolution passive microwave data: A test case over Bangladesh. Remote Sens., 14, 1180, doi:10.3390/rs14051180.

Ebtehaj, A., M. Durand, and M. Tedesco, 2022: Constrained inversion of a microwave snowpack emission model using dictionary matching: Applications for GPM satellite. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 60, 4302114, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2021.3115663.

Preece, J.R., L.J. Wachowicz, T.L. Mote, M. Tedesco, and X. Fettweis, 2022: Summer Greenland blocking diversity and its impact on the surface mass balance of the Greenland Ice Sheet. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 127, no. 4, e2021JD035489, doi:10.1029/2021JD035489.

Tedesco, M., C. Hultquist, and A. de Sherbinin, 2022: A new dataset integrating public socioeconomic, physical risk, and housing data for climate justice metrics: A test-case study in Miami. Environ. Justice, 15, no. 3, 149-159, doi:10.1089/env.2021.0059.

Tedesco, M., J.M. Keenan, and C. Hultquist, 2022: Measuring, mapping, and anticipating climate gentrification in Florida: Miami and Tampa case studies. Cities, 131, 103991, doi:10.1016/j.cities.2022.103991.

Zheng, C., M. Ting, Y. Wu, N. Kurtz, C. Orbe, P. Alexander, R. Seager, and M. Tedesco, 2022: Turbulent heat flux, downward longwave radiation and large-scale atmospheric circulation associated with the wintertime Barents-Kara Sea extreme sea ice loss events. J. Climate, 35, no. 12, 3747-3765, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-21-0387.1.


Ballinger, T.J., E. Hanna, R.J. Hall, J.R. Carr, S. Brasher, E.C. Osterberg, J. Cappelen, M. Tedesco, Q. Ding, and S.H. Mernild, 2021: The role of blocking circulation and emerging open water feedbacks on Greenland cold-season air temperature variability over the last century. Intl. J. Climatol., 51, no. S1, E2778-E2800, doi:10.1002/joc.6879.

Boghosian, A.L., L.H. Pitcher, L.C. Smith, E. Kosh, P.M. Alexander, M. Tedesco, and R.E. Bell, 2021: Development of ice-shelf estuaries promotes fractures and calving. Nat. Geosci., 14, no. 12, 899-905, doi:10.1038/s41561-021-00837-7.

Colosio, P., M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, and R. Ranzi, 2021: Surface melting over the Greenland ice sheet from enhanced resolution passive microwave brightness temperatures (1979-2019). The Cryosphere, 16, no. 6, 2623-2646, doi:10.5194/tc-15-2623-2021.

Cooper, M.G., L.C. Smith, A.K. Rennermalm, M. Tedesco, R. Muthyala, S.Z. Leidman, S.E. Moustafa, and J.V. Fayne, 2021: Spectral attenuation coefficients from measurements of light transmission in bare ice on the Greenland Ice Sheet. The Cryosphere, 15, no. 4, 1931-1953, doi:10.5194/tc-15-1931-2021.

Moon, T.A., M. Tedesco, J.E. Box, J. Cappelen, R.S. Fausto, X. Fettweis, N.J. Korsgaard, B.D. Loomis, K.D. Mankoff, T.L. Mote, A. Wehrlé, and Ø.A. Winton, 2021: Greenland ice sheet. In Arctic Report Card 2021. T.A. Moon, M.L. Druckenmiller, and R.L. Thoman, Eds. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, pp. 23-31, doi:10.25923/546g-ms61.

Navari, M., S.A. Margulis, M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, and R.S.W. van de Wal, 2021: Reanalysis surface mass balance of the Greenland ice sheet along K-transect (2000-2014). Geophys. Res. Lett., 48, no. 17, e2021GL094602, doi:10.1029/2021GL094602.

Wang, S., P. Alexander, Q. Wu, M. Tedesco, and S. Shu, 2021: Characterization of ice shelf fracture features using ICESat-2 — A case study over the Amery Ice Shelf. Remote Sens. Environ., 255, 112266, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2020.112266.


Law, R., N. Arnold, C. Benedek, M. Tedesco, A. Banwell, and I. Willis, 2020: Over-winter persistence of supraglacial lakes on the Greenland Ice Sheet: Results and insights from a new model. J. Glaciol., 66, no. 257, 362-372, doi:10.1017/jog.2020.7.

Moon, T.A., M. Tedesco, J.E. Box, J. Cappelen, R.S. Fausto, X. Fettweis, N.J. Korsgaard, B. Loomis, K.D. Mankoff, T. Mote, C.H. Reijmer, C.J.P.P. Smeets, D. van As, and R.S.W. van de Wal, 2020: Arctic Report Card 2020: Greenland Ice Sheet. Administrative Report. National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration, doi:10.25923/ms78-g612o.

Mortimer, C., L. Mudryk, C. Derksen, K. Luojus, R. Brown, R. Kelly, and M. Tedesco, 2020: Evaluation of long term Northern Hemisphere snow water equivalent products. The Cryosphere, 14, no. 5, 1579-1594, doi:10.5194/tc-14-1579-2020.

Sasgen, I., B. Wouters, A.S. Gardner, M.D. King, M. Tedesco, F.W. Landerer, C. Dahle, H. Save, and X. Fettweis, 2020: Return to rapid ice loss in Greenland and record loss in 2019 detected by the GRACE-FO satellites. Commun. Earth Environ., 1, no. 1, 8, doi:10.1038/s43247-020-0010-1.

Tedesco, M., and X. Fettweis, 2020: Unprecedented atmospheric conditions (1948-2019) drive the 2019 exceptional melting season over the Greenland ice sheet. The Cryosphere, 14, 1209-1223, doi:10.5194/tc-14-1209-2020.

Wang, S., M. Tedesco, P. Alexander, M. Xu, and X. Fettweis, 2020: Quantifying spatiotemporal variability of ice algal blooms and the impact on surface albedo in southwest Greenland. The Cryosphere, 14, no. 8, 2687-2713, doi:tc-14-2687-2020.


Alexander, P.M., A.N. LeGrande, E. Fischer, M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, M. Kelley, S.M.J. Nowicki, and G.A. Schmidt, 2019: Simulated Greenland surface mass balance in the GISS ModelE2 GCM: Role of the ice sheet surface. J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surf., 123, no. 3, 750-765, doi:10.1029/2018JF004772.

Alexander, P.M., M. Tedesco, L. Koenig, and X. Fettweis, 2019: Evaluating a regional climate model simulation of Greenland ice sheet snow and firn density for improved surface mass balance estimates. Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, no. 21, 12073-12082, doi:10.1029/2019GL084101.

Datta, R.T., M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, C. Agosta, S. Lhermitte, J.T.M. Lenaerts, and N. Wever, 2019: The effect of foehn-induced surface melt on firn evolution over the Northeast Antarctic Peninsula. Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, no. 7, 3822-3831, doi:10.1029/2018GL080845.

DeFries, R., O. Edenhofer, A. Halliday, G. Heal, T. Lenton, M. Puma, J. Rising, J. Rockström, A.C. Ruane, H.J. Schellnhuber, D. Stainforth, N. Stern, M. Tedesco, and B. Ward, 2019: The Missing Economic Risks in Assessments of Climate Change Impacts. Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, doi:10.7916/d8-6f8h-md45.

Nusbaumer, J., P.M. Alexander, A.N. LeGrande, and M. Tedesco, 2019: Spatial shift of Greenland moisture sources related to enhanced Arctic warming. Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, no. 24, 14723-14731, doi:10.1029/2019GL084633.

Oltmanns, M., F. Straneo, and M. Tedesco, 2019: Increased Greenland melt triggered by large-scale, year-round cyclonic moisture intrusions. The Cryosphere, 13, 815-825, doi:10.5194/tc-13-815-2019.


Berdahl, M., A. Rennermalm, A. Hammann, J. Mioduszweski, S. Hameed, M. Tedesco, J. Stroeve, T. Mote, T. Koyama, and J.R. McConnell, 2018: Southeast Greenland winter precipitation strongly linked to the Icelandic low position. J. Climate, 31, no. 11, 4483-4500, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0622.1.

Heilig, A., O. Eisen, M. MacFerrin, M. Tedesco, and X. Fettweis, 2018: Seasonal monitoring of melt and accumulation within the deep percolation zone of the Greenland Ice Sheet and comparison with simulations of regional climate modeling. The Cryosphere, 12, 1851-1866, doi:10.5194/tc-12-1851-2018.

Navari, M., S.A. Margulis, M. Tedesco, X. Fettweis, and P.M. Alexander, 2018: Improving Greenland surface mass balance estimates through the assimilation of MODIS albedo: A case study along the K-transect. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, no. 13, 6549-6556, doi:10.1029/2018GL078448.

Wang, S., M. Tedesco, M. Xu, and P.M. Alexander, 2018: Mapping ice algal blooms in southwest Greenland from space. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, no. 21, 11779-11788, doi:10.1029/2018GL080455.


Arrigo, K.R., G.L. van Dijken, R.M. Castelao, H. Luo, Å.K. Rennermalm, M. Tedesco, T.L. Mote, H. Oliver, and P.L. Yager, 2017: Melting glaciers stimulate large summer phytoplankton blooms in southwest Greenland waters. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, no. 12, 6278-6285, doi:10.1002/2017GL073583.

Bell, R.E., W. Chu, J. Kingslake, I. Das, M. Tedesco, K.J. Tinto, C.J. Zappa, M. Frezzotti, A. Boghosian, and W.S. Lee, 2017: Antarctic ice shelf potentially stabilized by export of meltwater in surface river. Nature, 544, no. 7650, 344-348, doi:10.1038/nature22048.

Casey, K.A., C.M. Polashenski, J. Chen, and M. Tedesco, 2017: Impact of MODIS sensor calibration updates on Greenland Ice Sheet surface reflectance and albedo trends. The Cryosphere, 11, 1781-1795, doi:10.5194/tc-11-1781-2017.


Alexander, P.M., M. Tedesco, N.-J. Schlegel, S.B. Luthcke, X. Fettweis, and E. Larour, 2016: Greenland Ice Sheet seasonal and spatial mass variability from model simulations and GRACE (2003-2012). The Cryosphere, 10, 1259-1277, doi:10.5194/tc-10-1259-2016.

Koenig, L.S., A. Ivanoff, P.M. Alexander, J.A. MacGregor, X. Fettweis, B. Panzer, J.D. Paden, R.R. Forster, I. Das, J.R. McConnell, M. Tedesco, C. Leuschen, and P. Gogineni, 2016: Annual Greenland accumulation rates (2009-2012) from airborne snow radar. The Cryosphere, 10, 1739-1752, doi:10.5194/tc-10-1739-2016.

Luo, H., R.M. Castelao, A.K. Rennermalm, M. Tedesco, A. Bracco, P.L. Yager, and T.L. Mote, 2016: Oceanic transport of surface meltwater from the southern Greenland ice sheet. Nat. Geosci., 9, no. 7, 528-532, doi:10.1038/ngeo2708.

Mioduszewski, J.R., A.K. Rennermalm, A. Hammann, M. Tedesco, E.U. Noble, J.C. Stroeve, and T.L. Mote, 2016: Atmospheric drivers of Greenland surface melt revealed by self-organizing maps. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, no. 10, 5095-5114, doi:10.1002/2015JD024550.

Moussavi, M.S., W. Abdalati, A. Pope, T. Scambos, M. Tedesco, M. MacFerrin, and S. Grigsby, 2016: Derivation and validation of supraglacial lake volumes on the Greenland Ice Sheet from high-resolution satellite imagery. Remote Sens. Environ., 183, 294-303, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2016.05.024.

Navari, M., S.A. Margulis, S.M. Bateni, M. Tedesco, P. Alexander, and X. Fettweis, 2016: Feasibility of improving a priori regional climate model estimates of Greenland ice sheet surface mass loss through assimilation of measured ice surface temperatures. The Cryosphere, 10, no. 1, 103-120, doi:10.5194/tc-10-103-2016.

Tedesco, M., and J. Jeyaratnam, 2016: A new operational snow retrieval algorithm applied to historical AMSR-E brightness temperatures. Remote Sens., 8, no. 12, 1037, doi:10.3390/rs8121037.

Tedesco, M., T. Mote, X. Fettweis, E. Hanna, J. Jeyaratnam, J.F. Booth, R. Datta, and K. Briggs, 2016: Arctic cut-off high drives the poleward shift of a new Greenland melting record. Nat. Commun., 7, 11723, doi:10.1038/ncomms11723.

Tedesco, M., S. Doherty, X. Fettweis, P. Alexander, J. Jeyaratnam, and J. Stroeve, 2016: The darkening of the Greenland ice sheet: Trends, drivers and projections (1981-2100). The Cryosphere, 10, 477-496, doi:10.5194/tc-10-477-2016.


Monteleoni, C., G.A. Schmidt, F. Alexander, A. Niculescu-Mizil, K. Steinhaeuser, M. Tippett, A. Banerjee, M.B. Blumenthal, A.R. Ganguly, J.E. Smerdon, and M. Tedesco, 2013: Climate informatics. In Computational Intelligent Data Analysis for Sustainable Development. T. Yu, N. Chawla, and S. Simoff, Eds., Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Series. Chapman and Hall/CRC, pp. 81-126.

Tedesco, M., I.C Willis, M.J Hoffman, A.F Banwell, P. Alexander, and N.S Arnold, 2013: Ice dynamic response to two modes of surface lake drainage on the Greenland ice sheet. Environ. Res. Lett., 8, no. 3, 034007, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/034007.

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