Alexander Robel

Assistant Professor, Georgia Tech

Expertise: Ice sheet flow, Iceberg calving

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publication   http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2016JF0

publication   https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/annals-of-

ARTICLES REVIEWED

Grist article on an “Ice Apocalypse” mostly accurate, but doesn’t make the likelihood of that apocalypse clear enough to readers

in Grist, by Eric Holthaus

— 28 Nov 2017

"The article has a bias, emphasizing the high end scenarios of ice sheet behavior, avoiding scrutiny of model assumptions. The concept of marine ice cliff instability and how unusu..