Joel Rowland

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  • Science Team Leads
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  • Science Question 6


  • Glade, R. C., et al. “Arctic Soil Patterns Analogous To Fluid Instabilities”. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences, 2021.


  • Shelef, E., et al. “Large Uncertainty In Permafrost Carbon Stocks Due To Hillslope Soil Deposits”. Geophysical Research Letters, 2017, pp. 6134-6144.


  • Harp, D. R., et al. “Effect Of Soil Property Uncertainties On Permafrost Thaw Projections: A Calibration-Constrained Analysis”. The Cryosphere, 2016, pp. 341 - 358.
  • Rowland, J. C., and E. T. Coon. “From Documentation To Prediction: How Remote Sensing And Mechanistic Modeling Are Raising The Bar For Thermokarst Research.”. Hydrogeology Journal, 2016, pp. 645 - 648.


  • Gangodagamage, C., et al. “Extrapolating Active Layer Thickness Measurements Across Arctic Polygonal Terrain Using Lidar And Ndvi Data Sets”. Water Resources Research, 2014, pp. 6339 - 6357.
  • Moody, D. I., et al. “Land Cover Classification In Multispectral Imagery Using Clustering Of Sparse Approximations Over Learned Feature Dictionaries”. Journal Of Applied Remote Sensing, 2014, p. 084793.


  • Skurikhin, A. N., et al. “Arctic Tundra Ice-Wedge Landscape Characterization By Active Contours Without Edges And Structural Analysis Using High-Resolution Satellite Imagery”. Remote Sensing Letters, 2013, pp. 1077 - 1086.
  • Hubbard, S. S., et al. “Quantifying And Relating Land-Surface And Subsurface Variability In Permafrost Environments Using Lidar And Surface Geophysical Datasets”. Hydrogeology Journal, 2013, pp. 149 - 169.


  • Lewis, K. C., et al. “Drainage Subsidence Associated With Arctic Permafrost Degradation”. Journal Of Geophysical Research, 2012.


  • Rowland, J. C., et al. “The Role Of Advective Heat Transport In Talik Development Beneath Lakes And Ponds In Discontinuous Permafrost”. Geophysical Research Letters, 2011.


  • Rowland, J. C., et al. “Arctic Landscapes In Transition: Responses To Thawing Permafrost”. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 2010, p. 229.
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