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    Université de Fribourg

    Towards remote monitoring of sub-seasonal glacier mass balance

    Huss, Matthias ; Sold, Leo ; Hoelzle, Martin ; Stokvis, Mazzal ; Salzmann, Nadine ; Farinotti, Daniel ; Zemp, Michael

    In: Annals of Glaciology, 2013, vol. 54, no. 63, p. 75–83

    This study presents a method that allows continuous monitoring of mass balance for remote or inaccessible glaciers, based on repeated oblique photography. Hourly to daily pictures from two automatic cameras overlooking two large valley glaciers in the Swiss Alps are available for eight ablation seasons (2004–11) in total. We determine the fraction of snow-covered glacier surface from...