Brock, B.W., Willis, I.C. and Sharp, M.J.. 2000. Measurement and parameterization of albedo variations at Haut Glacier d’Arolla, Switzerland. J. Glaciol., 46(155), 675–688.
Cutler, P.M. and Munro, D.S.. 1996. Visible and near-infrared reflectivity during the ablation period on Peyto Glacier, Alberta, Canada. J. Glaciol., 42(141), 333–340.
and 10 others. 1997. The mass balance of circum-Arctic glaciers and recent climate change. Quat. Res., 48(1), 1–14.
Dozier, J. and Painter, T.H.. 2004. Multispectral and hyperspectral remote sensing of alpine snow properties. Annu. Rev. Earth Planet. Sci., 32, 465–494.
Erbe, E.F., Rango, A., Foster, J., Josberger, E.G., Pooley, C. and Wergin, W.P.. 2003. Collecting, shipping, storing, and imaging snow crystals and ice grains with low-temperature scanning electron microscopy. Microsc. Res. Techn., 62(1), 19–32.
Hall, D.K., Bindschadler, R.A., Foster, J.L., Chang, A.T.C. and Siddalingaiah, H.. 1990. Comparison of in situ and satellite-derived reflectances of Forbindels Glacier, Greenland. Int. J. Remote Sens., 11(3), 493–504.
Hoham, R.W. and Duval, B.. 2001. Microbial ecology of snow and freshwater ice with emphasis on snow algae. In
Jones, H.G., Pomeroy, J.W., Walker, D.A. and Hoham, R.W., eds.
Snow ecology: an interdisciplinary examination of snow-covered ecosystems. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 168–228.
Jonsell, U., Hock, R. and Holmgren, B.. 2003. Spatial and temporal variations in albedo on Storglaciären, Sweden. J. Glaciol., 49(164), 59–68.
Josberger, E.G., Bidlake, W.R., March, R.S. and Kennedy, B.W.. 2007. Glacier mass-balance fluctuations in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska, USA. Ann. Glaciol., 46, 291–296.
Klok, E.J., Greuell, W. and Oerlemans, J.. 2003. Temporal and spatial variation of the surface albedo of Morteratschgletscher, Switzerland, as derived from 12 Landsat images. J. Glaciol., 49(167), 491–502.
1987. Glacial biology and biotic communities. In
Kawano, S., Connell, J.H. and Hidaka, T., eds.
Evolution and coadaptation in biotic communities. Kyoto, Kyoto University. Faculty of Science, 77–92.
Kohshima, S., Seko, K. and Yoshimura, Y.. 1993. Biotic acceleration of glacier melting in Yala Glacier, Langtang region, Nepal Himalaya. IAHS Publ.
218 (Symposium at Kathmandu 1992 – Snow and Glacier Hydrology), 309–316.
Painter, T.H., Duval, B., Thomas, W.H., Mendez, M., Heintzelman, S. and Dozier, J.. 2001. Detection and quantification of snow algae with an airborne imaging spectrometer. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 67(11), 5267–5272.
1994. The physics of glaciers. Third edition. Oxford, etc., Elsevier.
Schaepman-Strub, G., Schaepman, M.E., Painter, T.H., Dangel, S. and Martonchik, J.V.. 2006. Reflectance quantities in optical remote sensing – definitions and case studies. Remote Sens. Environ., 103(1), 27–42.
2001. The altitudinal distribution of snow algae on an Alaska glacier (Gulkana Glacier in the Alaska Range). Hydrol. Process., 15(18), 3447–3459.
2002a. Optical characteristics of cryoconite (surface dust) on glaciers: the relationship between light absorbency and the property of organic matter contained in the cryoconite. Ann. Glaciol., 34, 409–414.
2002b. Surface albedo and characteristics of cryoconite (biogenic surface dust) on an Alaska glacier, Gulkana Glacier in the Alaska Range. Bull. Glaciol. Res., 19, 63–70.
Takeuchi, N., Kohshima, S. and Seko, K.. 2001. Structure, formation, and darkening process of albedo-reducing material (cryoconite) on a Himalayan glacier: a granular algal mat growing on the glacier. Arct. Antarct. Alp. Res., 33(2), 115–122.
Takeuchi, N., Matsuda, Y., Sakai, A. and Fujita, K.. 2005. A large amount of biogenic surface dust (cryoconite) on a glacier in the Qilian Mountains, China. Bull. Glaciol. Res., 22, 1–8.
Takeuchi, N., Dial, R., Kohshima, S., Segawa, T. and Uetake, J.. 2006. Spatial distribution and abundance of red snow algae on the Harding Icefield, Alaska derived from a satellite image. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33(21), L21502 (10.1029/2006GL027819.)
Wake, C.P., Mayewski, P.A., Li, Z., Han, J. and Qin, D.. 1994. Modern eolian dust deposition in central Asia. Tellus, 46B(3), 220–233.
1982. Optical properties of snow. Rev. Geophys., 20(1), 67–89.
Warren, S.G. and Wiscombe, W.J.. 1980. A model for the spectral albedo of snow. II. Snow containing atmospheric aerosols. J. Atmos. Sci., 37(12), 2734–2745.
Zeng, Q., Cao, M., Feng, X., Liang, F., Chen, X. and Sheng, W.. 1984. Study of spectral reflection characteristics of snow, ice and water of northwest China. Sci. Sin. B, 27(6), 647–656.