Glacsweb-related Publications:

Martinez, K., Hart, J., Bragg, G., Attia, S., Baurley, N., and Andrews, A.: UAV placement of GNSS trackers on glaciers, EGU General Assembly 2024, Vienna, Austria, 14–19 Apr 2024, EGU24-10497,, 2024.

K Martinez, JK Hart, GML Bragg, S Attia, MW Jones – AGU23, 2023, A new low cost RTK GNSS system to monitor glaciers: design and initial results

Martinez, K., Hart, J., Attia, S., Bragg, G., Corbin, M., Jones, M., Kuhlmann, C., Weaver, E., Wells, R., Christou, I., and James, E.: A low cost real-time kinematic dGPS system for measuring glacier movement, EGU General Assembly 2023, Vienna, Austria, 24–28 Apr 2023, EGU23-2681,, 2023.

Hart, J.K., Young, D.S., Baurley, N.R., Robson, A.R., Martinez, K., The seasonal evolution of subglacial drainage pathways beneath a soft-bedded glacier. Nature Communications and Earth Environment 3, 152 (2022).

Jane K Hart and Kirk Martinez, (2020) Sensor Networks and Geohazards, in Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences, Elsevier, 2020, DOI

Jane K. Hart, Kirk Martinez, Philip J. Basford, Alexander I. Clayton, Graeme M. Bragg, Tyler Ward, David S. Young, (2019) Surface melt‐driven seasonal behaviour (englacial and subglacial) from a soft‐bedded temperate glacier recorded by in situ wireless probes, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms

J.K.Hart, K.Martinez, P.J.Basford, A..I. Clayton, B.A. Robson, D.S. Young, (2019) Surface melt driven summer diurnal and winter multi-day stick-slip motion and till sedimentology, Nature Communications, vol. 10, No. 1599. PDF, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-09547-6

Martinez, K., Hart, J.K,  Basford, P.J.,  Bragg, G, Ward, T. Young, D.S. (2017), A geophone wireless sensor network for investigating glacier stick-slip motion. Computers & Geosciences, Vol. 105, pp. 103-112.

Hart, J. K., Rose, K. C., Clayton, A. & Martinez, K. (2015) Englacial and subglacial water flow at Skálafellsjökull, Iceland derived from ground penetrating radar, in situ Glacsweb probe and borehole water level measurements Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. p. 1-13

Young, D. S., Hart, J. K. & Martinez, K. (2015) Image analysis techniques to estimate river discharge using time-lapse cameras in remote locationsComputers & Geosciences. 76, p. 1-10

Hart, J.K., Rose, K.C., Clayton, A. and Martinez, K., 2015. Englacial and subglacial water flow at Skálafellsjökull, Iceland derived from ground penetrating radar, in situ Glacsweb probe and borehole water level measurements. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 40(15), pp.2071-2083. pdf

Martinez, K., Basford, P.J., De Jager, D. and Hart, J.K., 2013. Using a heterogeneous sensor network to monitor glacial movement, 10th European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks.

Martinez, K., P. J. Basford, D. De Jager, and J. K. Hart (2012), A wireless sensor network system deployment for detecting stick slip motion in glaciers, in IET International Conference on Wireless Sensor Systems 2012, pp. 13.

Martinez, K. and Basford, P. (2011) Robust wireless sensor network performance analysis, Sensors, 2011 IEEE, pp. 203-206

Hart, Jane K., Rose, Kathryn C. and Martinez, Kirk (2011) Subglacial till behaviour derived from in situ wireless multi-sensor subglacial probes: Rheology, hydro-mechanical interactions and till formation, Quaternary Science Reviews, 30, (1-2), pp. 234-247. (doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.11.001).

Hart, J.K., Rose, K.C., Waller, R.I., Vaughan-Hirsch, D. and Martinez, K., 2011. Assessing the catastrophic break-up of Briksdalsbreen, Norway, associated with rapid climate change. Journal of the Geological Society, 168(3), pp.673-688.

Rose, Kathryn C., Hart, Jane K. and Martinez, Kirk (2009) Seasonal changes in basal conditions at Briksdalsbreen, Norway: the winter-spring transition, Boreas, 38, (3), pp. 579-590. (doi:10.1111/j.1502-3885.2008.00079.x).

Hart, Jane K., Rose, Kathryn C., Martinez, Kirk and Ong, Royan (2009) Subglacial clast behaviour and its implication for till fabric development: new results derived from wireless subglacial probe experiments.  Quaternary Science Reviews, 28 (7-8), 597-607.

Hart, J. K., Rose, K. C. and Martinez, K. (2011), Temporal englacial water content variability associated with a rapidly retreating glacier. Earth Surface Process and Landforms, 36: 1230–1239. doi:10.1002/esp.2148 pdf

Martinez, K, Hart, J. K. and Ong, R (2009) Deploying a Wireless Sensor Network in Iceland Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 5659, pp. 131-137.

Hart, J.K., Martinez, K., Ong, R., Riddoch, A., Rose, K.C. and Padhy, P. (2006) A wireless multi-sensor subglacial probe: design and preliminary results, Journal of Glaciology, 52, (178), pp. 389-397. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-3091.2005.00758.x).

Padhy, P., Dash, R.K., Martinez, K. and Jennings, N.R.,(2006)  A Utility Based Sensing and Communication Protocol for Sensor Networks. Proceedings of the fifth international joint conference on Autonomous agents and multiagent systems, ACM, pp 1353-1360.

Martinez, K., Padhy, P., Elsaify, A., Zou, G., Riddoch, A., Hart, J.K. and Ong, H.L.R., 2006, June. Deploying a sensor network in an extreme environment. In Sensor Networks, Ubiquitous, and Trustworthy Computing, 2006. IEEE International Conference on (Vol. 1, pp. 8-pp). IEEE.

Padhy, Paritosh, Martinez, Kirk, Riddoch, Alistair, Ong, H. L . Royan and Hart, Jane K. (2005) Glacial Environment Monitoring using Sensor Networks At Real-World Wireless Sensor Networks, Sweden. 20 – 21 Jun 2005.

Hart, J.K. and Martinez, K., 2006. Environmental Sensor Networks: A revolution in the earth system science?. Earth-Science Reviews, 78(3), pp.177-191. pdf

Martinez, K., Hart, J.K. and Ong, R. (2004) Environmental sensor networks, Computer, 37, (8), pp. 50-56.

Martinez, K., Ong, R. and Hart, J.K. (2004) Glacsweb: a sensor network for hostile environments In Proceedings of IEEE 1st International Conference on Sensors and Ad-hoc networks (SECON). IEEE., pp. 81-87

see also the publications lists by K.Martinez and J.K.Hart


2023: AGU TV

2022: Talk at the International Glaciological Society.

2019: Ignite@AGU talk on National Geographic project – held at Planet, San Fransisco.

2017: The AGU Leptoukh invited lecture: Earth sensing: from ice to the internet of things

2012: IET WSS talk on the 2012 deployments in Iceland

2007 seminar on the Electronics and Computer Science