COSIPY version 1.2

The ‘COupled Snowpack and Ice surface energy and mass balance model in PYthon’ COSIPY solves the energy balance at the surface and is coupled to an adaptive vertical multi-layer subsurface module. Release v1.2 includes several major improvements: Changes that affect the output: Improved surface temperature parameterization now including the Monin-Obukhov stability correction (can be selected …

OGGM joins CryoTools

With the ‘Open Global Glacier Model‘ a comprehensive modelling suite for physiographic glacier characteristics and medium to long term glacier changes joins our community. Based on a modular and highly automatized workflow realized in Python, OGGM provides routines for investigating a variety of glaciological parameters, including flowlines, altitude-area distributions, mass balance, and ice thickness.