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03.12.2010 | 13:23

Liss Marie Andreassen


  • Journal paper: Giesen, R.H., L.M. Andreassen, M.R. van den Broeke, and J. Oerlemans. 2014. Surface energy balance in the ablation zone of Langfjordjøkelen, an arctic, maritime glacier in northern Norway. Journal of Glaciology, Vol. 60, No. 219, 2014 doi: 10.3189/2014JoG13J063.
  • Inventory book: Andreassen & Winsvold (Eds.). 2012. Inventory of Norwegian glaciers. NVE Rapport 38, 236 pp. (More about the inventory)


Peer-reviewed papers:

(26) Engelhardt, M., T.V. Schuler, and L.M. Andreassen. 2014. Contribution of snow and glacier melt to discharge for highly glacierised catchments in Norway, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 511-523, doi:10.5194/hess-18-511-2014. (pdf)

(25) Giesen, R.H., L.M. Andreassen, M.R. van den Broeke, and J. Oerlemans. 2014. Surface energy balance in the ablation zone of Langfjordjøkelen, an arctic, maritime glacier in northern Norway. Journal of Glaciology, Vol. 60, No. 219, 2014 doi: 10.3189/2014JoG13J063.

(24) Zemp, M., E. Thibert, M. Huss, D. Stumm, C. Rolstad Denby, C. Nuth, S.U. Nussbaumer, G. Moholdt, A. Mercer, C. Mayer, P. C. Joerg, P. Jansson, B. Hynek, A. Fischer, H. Escher-Vetter, H. Elvehøy and L.M. Andreassen. 2013.  Uncertainties and re-analysis of glacier mass balance measurements. The Cryosphere, 7, 1227-1245. (pdf)

(23) Engelhardt, M., T.V. Schuler, T.V. and L.M. Andreassen. 2013.  Glacier mass balance of Norway from 1961–2010 calculated by a temperature-index model. Annals of Glaciology, 54(63), 32-40.

(22) Engelhardt, M., Schuler, T.V. and Andreassen, L.M. 2012. Evaluation of gridded precipitation for Norway using glacier mass-balance measurements. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0459.2012.00473.x

(21) Andreassen, L.M. B. Kjøllmoen, A. Rasmussen, K. Melvold and Ø. Nordli. 2012. Langfjordjøkelen, a rapidly shrinking glacier in northern Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 58 (209), 581-593.

(20) Willis, I.C., C. Fitzsimmons, K. Melvold, L.M. Andreassen and R.H. Giesen. 2012. Structure, morphology and water flux of a subglacial drainage system, Midtdalsbreen, Norway. Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp8431.

(19) Nesje, A. L.H. Pilø, E. Finstad, B. Solli, V. Wangen, R.S. Ødegård, K. Isaksen, E.N.Støren, D.I. Bakke and L.M Andreassen. 2011. The climatic significance of artefacts related to prehistoric reindeer hunting exposed at melting ice patches in southern Norway. The Holocene, doi: 10.1177/0959683611425552.

(18) Paul, F., L.M. Andreassen and S.H. Winsvold. 2011. A new glacier inventory for the Jostedalsbreen region, Norway, from Landsat TM scenes of 2006 and changes since 1966. Annals of Glaciology, 52(59), 153-162.

(17) Rasmussen, L. A., L.M. Andreassen, S. Baumann, and H. Conway. 2010. Little Ice Age precipitation in Jotunheimen, southern Norway. The Holocene, 20(7), 1039–1045, DOI: 10.1177/0959683610369510.

(16) Baumann, S., S. Winkler and L.M. Andreassen, 2009.
Mapping glaciers in Jotunheimen, South-Norway, during the ‘Little Ice Age’ maximum. The Cryosphere, 3, 231-243. (

(15) Andreassen, L.M. and J. Oerlemans. 2009. Modelling long-term summer and winter balances and the climate sensitivity of Storbreen, Norway. Geografiska Annaler, 91 A (4), 233–251.

(14) Paul, F. and L.M. Andreassen. 2009. A new glacier inventory for the Svartisen region (Norway) from Landsat ETM+ data: Challenges and change assessment. Journal of Glaciology, 55 (192), 607-618.

(13) Giesen, R.H., L.M. Andreassen, M.R. van den Broeke, and J. Oerlemans. 2009. Comparison of meteorology and surface energy balance at Storbreen, and Midtdalsbreen, two glaciers in southern Norway. The Cryosphere, 3, 57-74. (pdf)

(12) Elvehøy, H., M. Jackson, and L.M. Andreassen. 2009. The influence of drainage boundaries on specific mass balance results, a case study of Engabreen, Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 50, 135-140.

(11) Giesen R.H., M.R. van den Broeke, J. Oerlemans, and L.M. Andreassen. 2008. The surface energy balance in the ablation zone of Midtdalsbreen, a glacier in southern Norway: interannual variability and the effect of clouds. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D21111, doi:10.1029/2008JD010390.

(10) Andreassen, L.M. , F. Paul, A. Kääb, and J.E. Hausberg. 2008. Landsat-derived glacier inventory for Jotunheimen, Norway, and deduced glacier changes since the 1930s. The Cryosphere, 2, 131-145. (pdf)

(9) Andreassen, L.M., M.R. van den Broeke, R.H. Giesen, and J. Oerlemans. 2008. A five-year record of surface energy and mass balance from the ablation zone of Storbreen, Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 54 (185), 245-258.

(8) Rasmussen, L. A., L.M. Andreassen and H. Conway. 2007. Reconstruction of mass balance of glaciers in southern Norway back to 1948. Annals of Glaciology, 46, 255-260.

(7) Udnæs, H.C., E. Alfnes, and L.M. Andreassen. 2007. Improving runoff modelling using satellite-derived snow covered area? Nordic Hydrology, 38 (1), 21–32, doi:10.2166/nh.2007.032

(6) Rasmussen, L.A. and L.M. Andreassen. 2005. Seasonal mass balance gradients in Norway. Journal of Glaciology, 51 (175), 601-606.

(5) Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, B. Kjøllmoen, R.V. Engeset, and N. Haakensen. 2005. Glacier mass-balance and length variation in Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 317-325.

(4) E. Alfnes, L.M. Andreassen, R.V. Engeset, T. Skaugen, and H.-C. Udnæs. 2004. Temporal variability in snow distribution. Annals of Glaciology, 38, 101-105.

(3) Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, and B. Kjøllmoen. 2002. Using aerial photography to study glacier changes in Norway. Annals of Glaciology, 34, 343-348.

(2) Engeset, R.V., Roald, L.A., H. Elvehøy, L.M. Andreassen, E. Roland, B. Kjøllmoen, and N. Haakensen. 2000. Modelling of historic variations and future scenarios for the Svartisen ice cap, northern Norway. Annals of Glaciology 31, 97-103.

(1) Andreassen, L.M. 1999. Comparing traditional mass balance measurements with long-term volume change extracted from topographical maps: a case study of Storbreen glacier in Jotunheimen, Norway, in the period 1940 - 1997. Geografiska Annaler, 81 A, 467-476.


Inventory book:

L.M. Andreassen. S.H. Winsvold (eds.), F. Paul and J.E. Hausberg. 2012. Inventory of Norwegian glaciers. NVE Report 38, 236 pp.

Book chapters:

Andreassen, L.M., F. Paul and J.E. Hausberg. 2013. Norway. In Kargel GLIMS: Global Land Ice Measurements from Space. Monitoring the World's changing glaciers. To be publised in 2013.

Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, B. Kjøllmoen, M. Jackson, and R.V. Engeset. 2007. Long term observations of glaciers in Norway. In Orlove et. al: The Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat in Scientific and Social Context. 100-110.



Andreassen, L.M. & Solveig H. Winsvold. 2012. Norske breer kartlagt. Klima 6/2012, 16-18. (Artikkel)

Andreassen, L.M., B. Kjøllmoen, K. Melvold, S.H. Winsvold, Ø. Nordli, A. Rasmussen. 2010. Stor nedsmelting av breene i Finnmark. Klima 6/2010, 4-5. (Artikkel

Andreassen, L.M. 2009. Storbreen blir mindre. Klima 4/2009, 18-19. (Artikkel)

Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, B. Kjøllmoen. 2007. Norges isbreer minket kraftig i 2006. Cicerone 2/2007, p 8-9. (Artikkel)  (In English: Norway’s glaciers shrunk dramatically in 2006, Cicerone 2/2007) 

Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, B. Kjøllmoen, 2005. Store endringer i Norges isbreer. Cicerone 2/2005, p 12-14. (Artikkel).(In English: Major changes in Norway’s glaciers, Cicerone 2/2005).



Andreassen, L.M. 2008. Glacier variations in Norway – Measurements and modelling. Ph.d. thesis. Department of Geography, University of Oslo. (pdf)

Andersen, L.M. 1996. En brehydrologisk undersøkelse av Midtdalsbreen, Sør-Norge. Master thesis. Department of Geography, University of Oslo.


Proceedings, project publications and other  

Solberg, R., M.A. Killie, L.M. Andreassen and M. König. 2014. CryoClim: A new system and service for climate monitoring of the cryosphere. IOP Conf. Ser.: Earth Environ. Sci. 17 012008. (pdf)

Andersen, S. B., L.M. Andreassen, H. Björnsson, M. Citterio, R. Forsberg, S. Guðmundsson, J.O. Hagen, S.M. Hvidegaard, P. Jansson, T. Johanneson, J. Kohler, H. Machguth, F. Pálsson and L. S. Sørensen. 2012. Interim report of current rates of changes of land ice in the Arctic and North-Atlantic region. SVALI report.

Zemp, M. (lead), Andreassen, L.M., Braun, L., Chueca, J., Fischer, A., Hagen, J.O., Hoelzle, M., Jansson, P., Kohler, J., Meneghel, M., Stastny, P. and Vincent, C. 2010. Technical Paper on "Impacts of climate change on snow, ice, and permafrost in Europe: Observed trends, future projections, and socio-economic relevance" Chapter 4.2 Glaciers and ice caps.

Solberg, R., B. Wangensteen, T. Kristoffersen, M.A. Killie, L.A. Breivik, Ø. Godøy, H. Klein, S. Eastwood, L.M. Andreassen, S.H. Winsvold, M. König. First results from the CryoClim system for cryospheric climate monitoring. Proceedings of ESA Living Planet Symposium, 28 June to 2 July 2010, Bergen, Norway.

Solberg, R., Ø.D. Trier, L.-A. Breivik, Ø. Godøy, M.A. Killie, L.M. Andreassen, J.E. Hausberg and O.M. Olsen, 2009. CryoClim - A New System for Cryospheric Climate Monitoring. Proceedings of  the 33rd International Symposium on  Remote Sensing of Environment (ISRSE), 4-8 May 2009, Stresa, Italy.

Baumann, S., L.M. Andreassen, and S. Winkler, 2008. Mapping Little Ice Age glacier maxima in Jotunheimen, using aerial photography and Landsat imagery, Proceedings of EARSeL-LISSIG Workshop on Remote Sensing of Snow and Glaciers in Bern, (pdf)

Andreassen, L.M., M.R. van den Broeke, and J. Oerlemans. 2007. The surface energy balance of Storbreen. Extended abstracts, Workshop and GLACIODYN (IPY) meeting, 15-18 January 2007, Pontresina, Switserland, 20-22.

Paul, F. and L.M. Andreassen. 2007. A new glacier inventory for the Svartisen area (Norway) from Landsat ETM+: Methodological challenges and first results. Extended abstracts, Workshop and GLACIODYN (IPY) meeting, 15-18 January 2007, Pontresina, Switzerland, 89-91.

Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, H., T. Jóhannesson, J.  Oerlemans, and S. Beldring. 2006. Changes in run-off from glaciated areas due to climate change. Case studies of Storbreen and Engabreen, Norway. European Conference on Impacts of Climate Change on renewable Energy Sources, Reykjavik, Iceland, June 5-9, 2006, 57-60.

Elvehøy H., R. Engeset, L.M. Andreassen, J. Kohler, Y. Gjessing and H. Björnson. 2002. Assessment of possible jökulhlaups from Lake Demmevatnet in Norway. IAHS Publ. No 271, 31-36.

Udnæs, H.-C., R.V. Engeset and L.M. Andreassen. 2002. Use of satellite-derived snow data in a HBV-type model. Proceedings of the Workshops of EARSeL Special Interest Groups: Remote Sensing of Land Ice and Snow, 11-13 March 2002, Bern, Switzerland.


NVE reports:

Andreassen, L.M. 2013. Endringer av Harbardsbreen 1996-2010. NVE Oppdragsrapport B, 1.

Fleig, A.K. (ed.), L.M. Andreassen, E. Barfod, J. Haga, L.E.Haugen, H. Hisdal, K. Melvold and T. Saloranta. 2013. Norwegian hydrological reference dataset for climate change studies. NVE Rapport, 2.(pdf)

L.M. Andreassen. S.H. Winsvold (eds.), F. Paul and J.E. Hausberg. 2012. Inventory of Norwegian glaciers. NVE Report 28, 236 pp.

Hausberg, J.E. and L.M. Andreassen. 2009. Satellittbasert brekartlegging i Lyngen. NVE Rapport 7, 2009, 19 s.

Andreassen, L.M., H. Elvehøy, T. Johannesson, J. Oerlemans, S. Beldring, and M. van den Broeke. 2006. Modelling the climate sensitivity of Storbreen and Engabreen, Norway. NVE Report 3, 38 pp.

Andreassen, L.M., B. Kjøllmoen, A.L. Rasmussen, and Ø. Nordli. 2006. Rapid thinning of Langfjordjøkelen in northern Norway. Extended abstracts, Workshop and GLACIODYN planning meeting, 29 January-3 February 2006, Obergurgl, Austria, 16-19.

Alfnes, E. and L.M. Andreassen. 2005. Time series of snow distribution: An analysis of snow distribution data from three areas in southern Norway 2002-2004. NVE oppdragsrapport A, No. 14 2005, 44 pp.

Alfnes, E. og H.-C. Udnæs, and L.M. Andreassen. 2004. Satellite-observed Snow Covered Area and Spring Flood Prediction in the HBV-model. Proceedings XXIII Nordic Hydrological Conference 8-12 August 2004, Tallinn, Estonia. NHP report 48, 578-585.

Andreassen, L.M. og H.C. Udnæs. 2001. Snøfordeling gjennom en smeltesesong. NVE Rapport nr. 1, 20 pp.

Andreassen, L.M. (Ed.). 2000. Regional change of glaciers in northern Norway. NVE Report No. 1, 122 pp + 10 pp app.

Andreassen, L.M. og G. Østrem (red). 1999. Storbresymposiet - 50 år med massebalansemålinger. NVE Dokument nr. 5, 58 pp + app.

Andreassen, L.M. 1998. Volumendringer på Jostefonn 1996 - 93. NVE Rapport nr. 3, 10 pp.

Elvehøy, H., J. Kohler, R. Engeset and L.M. Andreassen. 1997. Jøkulhlaup frå Demnevatn. NVE Rapport 17, 36 pp.

Contributions to Glaciological investigations in Norway, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010. NVEs report series.