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Jacob Clement Yde




University of Aarhus, Center for Geomicrobiology


Ny Munkegade, building 1540


2143 4690



Research interests:

Glacier hydrology; glacier biogeochemistry; water resources in the Arctic

Involvement in research projects:

Studies on glacier ecosystems

Advisor for PhD students:

Key publications:

Roberts, D.H., Yde, J.C., Knudsen, N.T., Long, A.J. and Lloyd, J.M. 2009. Ice marginal dynamics and sediment delivery mechanisms during surge activity, Kuannersuit Glacier, Disko Island, West Greenland. Quaternary Science Reviews, 28, 209-222.

Knudsen, N.T., N๘rnberg, P., Yde, J.C., Hasholt, B. and Heinemeier, J. 2008. Recent glacier marginal changes and finds of reindeer (Rangifer tarandus), ringed seal (Phoca hispada) and peaty material at Mittivakkat Glacier, South East Greenland. Danish Journal of Geography, 108(1), 137-142.

Yde, J.C., Riger-Kusk, M., Christiansen, H.H., Knudsen, N.T. and Humlum, O. 2008. Hydrochemical characteristics of bulk meltwater from an entire ablation season, Longyearbreen, Svalbard. Journal of Glaciology, 54(185), 259 – 272.

Yde, J.C. and Knudsen, N.T. 2007. 20th-century glacier fluctuations on Disko Island (Qeqertarsuaq), Greenland. Annals of Glaciology, 46, 209 – 214.

Knudsen, N.T., Yde, J.C. and Gasser, G. 2007. Suspended sediment transport in glacial meltwater during the initial quiescent phase after a major surge event at Kuannersuit Glacier, Greenland. Danish Journal of Geography, 107(1), 1 – 7.

Yde, J.C. and Knudsen, N.T. 2005. Observations of debris-rich naled associated with a major glacier surge event, Disko Island, West Greenland. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes, 16, 319 – 325.

Yde, J.C. and Knudsen, N.T. 2005. Glaciological features in the initial quiescent phase of Kuannersuit Glacier, Greenland. Geografiska Annaler, 87A(3), 473 – 485.

Yde, J.C., Knudsen, N.T., Larsen, N.K., Kronborg, C., Nielsen, O.B., Heinemeier, J. and Olsen, J. 2005. The presence of thrust-block naled after a major surge event: Kuannersuit Glacier, West Greenland. Annals of Glaciology, 42, 145 – 150.

Yde, J.C., Knudsen, N.T. and Nielsen, O.B. 2005. Glacier hydrochemistry, solute provenance, and chemical denudation at a surge-type glacier in Kuannersuit Kuussuat, Disko Island, West Greenland. Journal of Hydrology, 300(1/4), 172 – 187.

Yde, J.C. and Knudsen, N.T. 2004. The importance of oxygen isotope provenance in relation to solute content of bulk meltwaters at Imersuaq Glacier, West Greenland. Hydrological Processes, 18(1), 125 – 139.

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