Dr Anne Le Brocq
Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Key publications



Wright AP, Le Brocq AM, Cornford SL, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Payne AJ, Rippin DM, Ross N, et al (2014). Sensitivity of the Weddell Sea sector ice streams to sub-shelf melting and surface accumulation. Cryosphere, 8(6), 2119-2134. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Ross N, Griggs JA, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jenkins A, Jordan TA, Payne AJ, Rippin DM, et al (2013). Evidence from ice shelves for channelized meltwater flow beneath the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Nature Geoscience, 6(11), 945-948. DOI.
Ross N, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Le Brocq A, Rippin DM, Young D, Blankenship DD, Siegert MJ, et al (2012). Steep reverse bed slope at the grounding line of the Weddell Sea sector in West Antarctica. NATURE GEOSCIENCE, 5(6), 393-396. Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Bentley MJ, Hubbard A, Fogwill CJ, Sugden DE, Whitehouse PL (2011). Reconstructing the Last Glacial Maximum ice sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment, Antarctica, using numerical modelling constrained by field evidence. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, 30(19-20), 2422-2432. Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ, Vieli A (2010). An improved Antarctic dataset for high resolution numerical ice sheet models (ALBMAP v1). Earth System Science Data, 2, 247-260. DOI.
Bentley MJ, Fogwill CJ, Le Brocq AM, Hubbard AL, Sugden DE, Dunai TJ, Freeman SPHT (2010). Deglacial history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment: Constraints on past ice volume change. GEOLOGY, 38(5), 411-414. Author URL. DOI.

Publications by category


Journal articles

Siegert MJ, Ross N, Le Brocq AM (2016). Recent advances in understanding Antarctic subglacial lakes and hydrology. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 374(2059). Abstract. DOI.
Rose KC, Ross N, Jordan TA, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Le Brocq AM, Ferraccioli F, Rippin DM, Siegert MJ (2015). Ancient pre-glacial erosion surfaces preserved beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Earth Surface Dynamics, 3, 139-152. Full text. DOI.
Cornford SL, Martin DF, Payne AJ, Ng EG, Le Brocq AM, Gladstone RM, Edwards TL, Shannon SR, Agosta C, Van Den Broeke MR, et al (2015). Century-scale simulations of the response of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to a warming climate. Cryosphere, 9(4), 1579-1600. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Bingham RG, Rippin DM, Karlsson NB, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Le Brocq AM, Rose KC, Ross N, Siegert MJ, et al (2015). Ice-flow structure and ice dynamic changes in the Weddell Sea sector of West Antarctica from radar-imaged internal layering. Journal of Geophysical Research F: Earth Surface Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Rose KC, Ross N, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Le Brocq AM, Rippin DM, Siegert MJ (2014). A temperate former West Antarctic ice sheet suggested by an extensive zone of subglacial meltwater channels. Geology, 42(11), 971-974. Abstract. DOI.
Death R, Wadham JL, Monteiro F, Le Brocq AM, Tranter M, Ridgwell A, Dutkiewicz S, Raiswell R (2014). Antarctic ice sheet fertilises the Southern Ocean. Biogeosciences, 11(10), 2635-2643. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Rippin DM, Bingham RG, Jordan TA, Wright AP, Ross N, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Le Brocq AM, Rose KC, Siegert MJ, et al (2014). Basal roughness of the Institute and Möller Ice Streams, West Antarctica: Process determination and landscape interpretation. Geomorphology
Siegert MJ, Ross N, Corr H, Smith B, Jordan T, Bingham RG, Ferraccioli F, Rippin DM, Le Brocq A (2014). Boundary conditions of an active west antarctic subglacial lake: Implications for storage of water beneath the ice sheet. Cryosphere, 8(1), 15-24. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Siegert MJ, Ross N, Corr H, Smith B, Jordan T, Bingham RG, Ferraccioli F, Rippin DM, Le Brocq A (2014). Erratum: Corrigendum to "boundary conditions of an active West Antarctic subglacial lake: Implications for storage of water beneath the ice sheet" published in the Cryosphere, 8, 15-24, 2014. Cryosphere, 8(1). DOI.
Favier L, Durand G, Cornford SL, Gudmundsson GH, Gagliardini O, Gillet-Chaulet F, Zwinger T, Payne AJ, Le Brocq AM (2014). Retreat of Pine Island Glacier controlled by marine ice-sheet instability. Nature Climate Change, 4(2), 117-121. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Wright AP, Le Brocq AM, Cornford SL, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Payne AJ, Rippin DM, Ross N, et al (2014). Sensitivity of the Weddell Sea sector ice streams to sub-shelf melting and surface accumulation. Cryosphere, 8(6), 2119-2134. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Ross N, Jordan TA, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Le Brocq A, Rippin DM, Wright AP, Siegert MJ (2014). The Ellsworth Subglacial Highlands: Inception and retreat of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA BULLETIN, 126(1-2), 3-15. Author URL. DOI.
Cornford SL, Martin DF, Graves DT, Ranken DF, Le Brocq AM, Gladstone RM, Payne AJ, Ng EG, Lipscomb WH (2013). Adaptive mesh, finite volume modeling of marine ice sheets. Journal of Computational Physics, 232(1), 529-549. Abstract. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Ross N, Griggs JA, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jenkins A, Jordan TA, Payne AJ, Rippin DM, et al (2013). Evidence from ice shelves for channelized meltwater flow beneath the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Nature Geoscience, 6(11), 945-948. DOI.
Jordan TA, Ferraccioli F, Ross N, Corr HFJ, Leat PT, Bingham RG, Rippin DM, le Brocq A, Siegert MJ (2013). Inland extent of the Weddell Sea Rift imaged by new aerogeophysical data. Tectonophysics, 585, 137-160. Abstract. DOI.
Whitehouse PL, Bentley MJ, Le Brocq AM (2012). A deglacial model for Antarctica: geological constraints and glaciological modelling as a basis for a new model of Antarctic glacial isostatic adjustment. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, 32, 1-24. Author URL. DOI.
Gladstone RM, Lee V, Rougier J, Payne AJ, Hellmer H, Le Brocq A, Shepherd A, Edwards TL, Gregory J, Cornford SL, et al (2012). Calibrated prediction of Pine Island Glacier retreat during the 21st and 22nd centuries with a coupled flowline model. EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 333, 191-199. Author URL. DOI.
Wright AP, Young DA, Roberts JL, Schroeder DM, Bamber JL, Dowdeswell JA, Young NW, Le Brocq AM, Warner RC, Payne AJ, et al (2012). Evidence of a hydrological connection between the ice divide and ice sheet margin in the Aurora Subglacial Basin, East Antarctica. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-EARTH SURFACE, 117 Author URL. DOI.
Ross N, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Le Brocq A, Rippin DM, Young D, Blankenship DD, Siegert MJ, et al (2012). Steep reverse bed slope at the grounding line of the Weddell Sea sector in West Antarctica. NATURE GEOSCIENCE, 5(6), 393-396. Author URL. DOI.
Bentley MJ, Sugden DE, Fogwill CJ, Le Brocq AM, Hubbard AL, Dunai TJ, Freeman SPHT (2011). Deglacial history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment: Constraints on past ice volume change: REPLY. GEOLOGY, 39(5), E240-E240. Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Bentley MJ, Hubbard A, Fogwill CJ, Sugden DE, Whitehouse PL (2011). Reconstructing the Last Glacial Maximum ice sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment, Antarctica, using numerical modelling constrained by field evidence. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, 30(19-20), 2422-2432. Author URL. DOI.
Timmerman R, Le Brocq AM, Deen T, Domack E, Dutrieux P, Galton-Fenzi B, Hellmer H, Humbert A, Jansen D, Jenkins A, et al (2010). A consistent data set of Antarctic ice sheet topography, cavity geometry, and global bathymetry. Earth System Science Data, 2, 261-273.
Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ, Vieli A (2010). An improved Antarctic dataset for high resolution numerical ice sheet models (ALBMAP v1). Earth System Science Data, 2, 247-260. DOI.
Bentley MJ, Fogwill CJ, Le Brocq AM, Hubbard AL, Sugden DE, Dunai TJ, Freeman SPHT (2010). Deglacial history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment: Constraints on past ice volume change. GEOLOGY, 38(5), 411-414. Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ, Siegert MJ, Alley RB (2009). A subglacial water-flow model for West Antarctica. JOURNAL OF GLACIOLOGY, 55(193), 879-888. Author URL. DOI.
Bamber JL, Riva REM, Vermeersen BLA, LeBrocq AM (2009). Reassessment of the Potential Sea-Level Rise from a Collapse of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. SCIENCE, 324(5929), 901-903. Author URL. DOI.
Wright AP, Siegert MJ, Le Brocq AM, Gore DB (2008). High sensitivity of subglacial hydrological pathways in Antarctica to small ice-sheet changes. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 35(17). Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Hubbard A, Bentley MJ, Bamber JL (2008). Subglacial topography inferred from ice surface terrain analysis reveals a large un-surveyed basin below sea level in East Antarctica. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 35(16). Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ, Siegert MJ (2006). West Antarctic balance calculations: Impact of flux-routing algorithm, smoothing algorithm and topography. COMPUTERS & GEOSCIENCES, 32(10), 1780-1795. Author URL. DOI.

Chapters

Bentley MJ, Christoffersen P, Hodgson DA, Smith AM, Tulaczyk S, Le Brocq AM (2011). Subglacial Lake Sediments and Sedimentary Processes: Potential Archives of Ice Sheet Evolution, Past Environmental Change, and the Presence of Life. In Siegert MJ, Kennicutt MC, Bindschadler RA (Eds.) Antarctic Subglacial Aquatic Environments.
Siegert MJ, Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ (2007). Hydrological connections between Antarctic subglacial lakes and the flow of water beneath the East Antarctic Ice Sheet. In Hambrey MJ, Christoffersen P, Glasser NF, Hubbard B (Eds.) Glacial sedimentary processes and products, Wiley-Blackwell, 3-10.

Publications by year



2016

Siegert MJ, Ross N, Le Brocq AM (2016). Recent advances in understanding Antarctic subglacial lakes and hydrology. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 374(2059). Abstract. DOI.

2015

Rose KC, Ross N, Jordan TA, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Le Brocq AM, Ferraccioli F, Rippin DM, Siegert MJ (2015). Ancient pre-glacial erosion surfaces preserved beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Earth Surface Dynamics, 3, 139-152. Full text. DOI.
Cornford SL, Martin DF, Payne AJ, Ng EG, Le Brocq AM, Gladstone RM, Edwards TL, Shannon SR, Agosta C, Van Den Broeke MR, et al (2015). Century-scale simulations of the response of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to a warming climate. Cryosphere, 9(4), 1579-1600. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Bingham RG, Rippin DM, Karlsson NB, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Le Brocq AM, Rose KC, Ross N, Siegert MJ, et al (2015). Ice-flow structure and ice dynamic changes in the Weddell Sea sector of West Antarctica from radar-imaged internal layering. Journal of Geophysical Research F: Earth Surface Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

2014

Rose KC, Ross N, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Le Brocq AM, Rippin DM, Siegert MJ (2014). A temperate former West Antarctic ice sheet suggested by an extensive zone of subglacial meltwater channels. Geology, 42(11), 971-974. Abstract. DOI.
Death R, Wadham JL, Monteiro F, Le Brocq AM, Tranter M, Ridgwell A, Dutkiewicz S, Raiswell R (2014). Antarctic ice sheet fertilises the Southern Ocean. Biogeosciences, 11(10), 2635-2643. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Rippin DM, Bingham RG, Jordan TA, Wright AP, Ross N, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Le Brocq AM, Rose KC, Siegert MJ, et al (2014). Basal roughness of the Institute and Möller Ice Streams, West Antarctica: Process determination and landscape interpretation. Geomorphology
Siegert MJ, Ross N, Corr H, Smith B, Jordan T, Bingham RG, Ferraccioli F, Rippin DM, Le Brocq A (2014). Boundary conditions of an active west antarctic subglacial lake: Implications for storage of water beneath the ice sheet. Cryosphere, 8(1), 15-24. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Siegert MJ, Ross N, Corr H, Smith B, Jordan T, Bingham RG, Ferraccioli F, Rippin DM, Le Brocq A (2014). Erratum: Corrigendum to "boundary conditions of an active West Antarctic subglacial lake: Implications for storage of water beneath the ice sheet" published in the Cryosphere, 8, 15-24, 2014. Cryosphere, 8(1). DOI.
Favier L, Durand G, Cornford SL, Gudmundsson GH, Gagliardini O, Gillet-Chaulet F, Zwinger T, Payne AJ, Le Brocq AM (2014). Retreat of Pine Island Glacier controlled by marine ice-sheet instability. Nature Climate Change, 4(2), 117-121. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Wright AP, Le Brocq AM, Cornford SL, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Payne AJ, Rippin DM, Ross N, et al (2014). Sensitivity of the Weddell Sea sector ice streams to sub-shelf melting and surface accumulation. Cryosphere, 8(6), 2119-2134. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Ross N, Jordan TA, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Le Brocq A, Rippin DM, Wright AP, Siegert MJ (2014). The Ellsworth Subglacial Highlands: Inception and retreat of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA BULLETIN, 126(1-2), 3-15. Author URL. DOI.

2013

Cornford SL, Martin DF, Graves DT, Ranken DF, Le Brocq AM, Gladstone RM, Payne AJ, Ng EG, Lipscomb WH (2013). Adaptive mesh, finite volume modeling of marine ice sheets. Journal of Computational Physics, 232(1), 529-549. Abstract. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Ross N, Griggs JA, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jenkins A, Jordan TA, Payne AJ, Rippin DM, et al (2013). Evidence from ice shelves for channelized meltwater flow beneath the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Nature Geoscience, 6(11), 945-948. DOI.
Jordan TA, Ferraccioli F, Ross N, Corr HFJ, Leat PT, Bingham RG, Rippin DM, le Brocq A, Siegert MJ (2013). Inland extent of the Weddell Sea Rift imaged by new aerogeophysical data. Tectonophysics, 585, 137-160. Abstract. DOI.

2012

Whitehouse PL, Bentley MJ, Le Brocq AM (2012). A deglacial model for Antarctica: geological constraints and glaciological modelling as a basis for a new model of Antarctic glacial isostatic adjustment. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, 32, 1-24. Author URL. DOI.
Gladstone RM, Lee V, Rougier J, Payne AJ, Hellmer H, Le Brocq A, Shepherd A, Edwards TL, Gregory J, Cornford SL, et al (2012). Calibrated prediction of Pine Island Glacier retreat during the 21st and 22nd centuries with a coupled flowline model. EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 333, 191-199. Author URL. DOI.
Wright AP, Young DA, Roberts JL, Schroeder DM, Bamber JL, Dowdeswell JA, Young NW, Le Brocq AM, Warner RC, Payne AJ, et al (2012). Evidence of a hydrological connection between the ice divide and ice sheet margin in the Aurora Subglacial Basin, East Antarctica. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-EARTH SURFACE, 117 Author URL. DOI.
Ross N, Bingham RG, Corr HFJ, Ferraccioli F, Jordan TA, Le Brocq A, Rippin DM, Young D, Blankenship DD, Siegert MJ, et al (2012). Steep reverse bed slope at the grounding line of the Weddell Sea sector in West Antarctica. NATURE GEOSCIENCE, 5(6), 393-396. Author URL. DOI.

2011

Bentley MJ, Sugden DE, Fogwill CJ, Le Brocq AM, Hubbard AL, Dunai TJ, Freeman SPHT (2011). Deglacial history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment: Constraints on past ice volume change: REPLY. GEOLOGY, 39(5), E240-E240. Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Bentley MJ, Hubbard A, Fogwill CJ, Sugden DE, Whitehouse PL (2011). Reconstructing the Last Glacial Maximum ice sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment, Antarctica, using numerical modelling constrained by field evidence. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, 30(19-20), 2422-2432. Author URL. DOI.
Bentley MJ, Christoffersen P, Hodgson DA, Smith AM, Tulaczyk S, Le Brocq AM (2011). Subglacial Lake Sediments and Sedimentary Processes: Potential Archives of Ice Sheet Evolution, Past Environmental Change, and the Presence of Life. In Siegert MJ, Kennicutt MC, Bindschadler RA (Eds.) Antarctic Subglacial Aquatic Environments.

2010

Timmerman R, Le Brocq AM, Deen T, Domack E, Dutrieux P, Galton-Fenzi B, Hellmer H, Humbert A, Jansen D, Jenkins A, et al (2010). A consistent data set of Antarctic ice sheet topography, cavity geometry, and global bathymetry. Earth System Science Data, 2, 261-273.
Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ, Vieli A (2010). An improved Antarctic dataset for high resolution numerical ice sheet models (ALBMAP v1). Earth System Science Data, 2, 247-260. DOI.
Bentley MJ, Fogwill CJ, Le Brocq AM, Hubbard AL, Sugden DE, Dunai TJ, Freeman SPHT (2010). Deglacial history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Weddell Sea embayment: Constraints on past ice volume change. GEOLOGY, 38(5), 411-414. Author URL. DOI.

2009

Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ, Siegert MJ, Alley RB (2009). A subglacial water-flow model for West Antarctica. JOURNAL OF GLACIOLOGY, 55(193), 879-888. Author URL. DOI.
Bamber JL, Riva REM, Vermeersen BLA, LeBrocq AM (2009). Reassessment of the Potential Sea-Level Rise from a Collapse of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. SCIENCE, 324(5929), 901-903. Author URL. DOI.

2008

Wright AP, Siegert MJ, Le Brocq AM, Gore DB (2008). High sensitivity of subglacial hydrological pathways in Antarctica to small ice-sheet changes. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 35(17). Author URL. DOI.
Le Brocq AM, Hubbard A, Bentley MJ, Bamber JL (2008). Subglacial topography inferred from ice surface terrain analysis reveals a large un-surveyed basin below sea level in East Antarctica. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 35(16). Author URL. DOI.

2007

Siegert MJ, Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ (2007). Hydrological connections between Antarctic subglacial lakes and the flow of water beneath the East Antarctic Ice Sheet. In Hambrey MJ, Christoffersen P, Glasser NF, Hubbard B (Eds.) Glacial sedimentary processes and products, Wiley-Blackwell, 3-10.

2006

Le Brocq AM, Payne AJ, Siegert MJ (2006). West Antarctic balance calculations: Impact of flux-routing algorithm, smoothing algorithm and topography. COMPUTERS & GEOSCIENCES, 32(10), 1780-1795. Author URL. DOI.