Amaury Dehecq

Research scientist at IGE, Grenoble, France, and employed by IRD, working on remote sensing of glacier changes.


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Detailed list of publications (last updated on 18/07/2023):

  • Guo, L., Li, J., Dehecq, A., Li, Z., Li, X., Zhu, J., 2023. “A new inventory of High Mountain Asia surging glaciers derived from multiple elevation datasets since the 1970s”. Earth System Science Data 15, 2841–2861. DOI:10.5194/essd-15-2841-2023

  • Berthier, E., Floriciou, D., Gardner, A.S., Gourmelen, N., Jakob, L., Paul, F., Treichler, D., Wouters, B., Belart, J.M.C., Dehecq, A., Dussaillant, I., Hugonnet, R., Kääb, A., Krieger, L., Pálsson, F., Zemp, M., 2023. “Measuring glacier mass changes from space—a review.” Rep. Prog. Phys. 86, 036801. DOI:10.1088/1361-6633/acaf8e

  • Knuth, F., Shean, D., Bhushan, S., Schwat, E., Alexandrov, O., McNeil, C., Dehecq, A., Florentine, C., O’Neel, S., 2023. “Historical Structure from Motion (HSfM): Automated processing of historical aerial photographs for long-term topographic change analysis”. Remote Sensing of Environment 285, 113379. DOI:10.1016/j.rse.2022.113379

  • Compagno, L., Huss, M., Miles, E.S., McCarthy, M.J., Zekollari, H., Dehecq, A., Pellicciotti, F., Farinotti, D., 2022. “Modelling supraglacial debris-cover evolution from the single-glacier to the regional scale: an application to High Mountain Asia”. The Cryosphere 16, 1697–1718. DOI:10.5194/tc-16-1697-2022

  • Dehecq, A., Altena, B., Gardner, A.S., Trouvé, E., Leinss, S., 2022. “Remote Sensing of Glacier Motion”, in: Surface Displacement Measurement from Remote Sensing Images. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, pp. 339–372. DOI:10.1002/9781119986843.ch11

  • Hugonnet, R., Brun, F., Berthier, E., Dehecq, A., Mannerfelt, E.S., Eckert, N., Farinotti, D., 2022. “Uncertainty analysis of digital elevation models by spatial inference from stable terrain”. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 1–17. DOI:10.1109/JSTARS.2022.3188922

  • Jouberton, A., Shaw, T.E., Miles, E., McCarthy, M., Fugger, S., Ren, S., Dehecq, A., Yang, W., Pellicciotti, F., 2022.” Warming-induced monsoon precipitation phase change intensifies glacier mass loss in the southeastern Tibetan Plateau”. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119, e2109796119. DOI:10.1073/pnas.2109796119

  • Mannerfelt, E.S., Dehecq, A., Hugonnet, R., Hodel, E., Huss, M., Bauder, A., Farinotti, D., 2022. “Halving of Swiss glacier volume since 1931 observed from terrestrial image photogrammetry”. The Cryosphere 16, 3249–3268. DOI:10.5194/tc-16-3249-2022

  • Saks, T., Pohl, E., Machguth, H., Dehecq, A., Barandun, M., Kenzhebaev, R., Kalashnikova, O., Hoelzle, M., 2022. “Glacier Runoff Variation Since 1981 in the Upper Naryn River Catchments, Central Tien Shan”. Frontiers in Environmental Science 9. DOI:10.3389/fenvs.2021.780466

  • Volat, M., Quantin-Nataf, C., Dehecq, A., 2022. “Digital elevation model workflow improvements for the MarsSI platform and resulting orthorectified mosaic of Oxia Planum, the landing site of the ExoMars 2022 rover”. Planetary and Space Science 222, 105552. DOI:10.1016/j.pss.2022.105552

  • Miles, E., McCarthy, M., Dehecq, A., Kneib, M., Fugger, S., Pellicciotti, F., 2021. “Health and sustainability of glaciers in High Mountain Asia”. Nature Communications 12, 2868. DOI:10.1038/s41467-021-23073-4

  • Wagnon, P., Brun, F., Khadka, A., Berthier, E., Shrestha, D., Vincent, C., Arnaud, Y., Six, D., Dehecq, A., Ménégoz, M., Jomelli, V., 2021. “Reanalysing the 2007–19 glaciological mass-balance series of Mera Glacier, Nepal, Central Himalaya, using geodetic mass balance.” Journal of Glaciology 67, 117–125. DOI:10.1017/jog.2020.88

  • Dehecq, A., Gardner, A.S., Alexandrov, O., McMichael, S., Hugonnet, R., Shean, D., Marty, M., 2020. “Automated Processing of Declassified KH-9 Hexagon Satellite Images for Global Elevation Change Analysis Since the 1970s.” Frontiers in Earth Science. 8. DOI:10.3389/feart.2020.566802

  • Bisset, R.R., Dehecq, A., Goldberg, D.N., Huss, M., Bingham, R.G., Gourmelen, N., 2020. “Reversed Surface-Mass-Balance Gradients on Himalayan Debris-Covered Glaciers Inferred from Remote Sensing.” Remote Sensing 12, 1563. DOI:10.3390/rs12101563

  • Deschamps-Berger, C., Gascoin, S., Berthier, E., Deems, J., Gutmann, E., Dehecq, A., Shean, D., Dumont, M., 2020. “Snow depth mapping from stereo satellite imagery in mountainous terrain: evaluation using airborne laser-scanning data.” The Cryosphere 14, 2925–2940. DOI:10.5194/tc-14-2925-2020

  • Farinotti, D., Immerzeel, W.W., Kok, R.J. de, Quincey, D.J., Dehecq, A., 2020. “Manifestations and mechanisms of the Karakoram glacier Anomaly.” Nature Geoscience 13, 8–16. DOI:10.1038/s41561-019-0513-5

  • Lacroix, P., Dehecq, A., Taipe, E., 2020. “Irrigation-triggered landslides in a Peruvian desert caused by modern intensive farming.” Nature Geoscience 13, 56–60. DOI:10.1038/s41561-019-0500-x

  • Werder, M.A., Huss, M., Paul, F., Dehecq, A., Farinotti, D., 2020. “A Bayesian ice thickness estimation model for large-scale applications.” Journal of Glaciology 66, 137–152. DOI:0.1017/jog.2019.93

  • Dehecq, A., Gourmelen, N., Gardner, A.S., Brun, F., Goldberg, D., Nienow, P.W., Berthier, E., Vincent, C., Wagnon, P., Trouvé, E., 2019. “Twenty-first century glacier slowdown driven by mass loss in High Mountain Asia.” Nature Geoscience 12, 22. DOI:10.1038/s41561-018-0271-9.
    Press coverage : BBC, NASA, ESA, GlacierHub

  • Fallourd, R., Dehecq, A., Jauvin, M., Yan, Y., Vasile, G., Gay, M., Trouvé, E., Nicolas, J.M., 2019. “Suivi des glaciers de montagne par imagerie radar satellitaire.” Revue Française de Photogrammétrie et de Télédétection 91–105.

  • Menounos, B., Hugonnet, R., Shean, D., Gardner, A., Howat, I., Berthier, E., Pelto, B., Tennant, C., Shea, J., Noh, M.-J., Brun, F., Dehecq, A., 2018 “Heterogeneous changes in western North American glaciers linked to decadal variability in zonal wind strength.” Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 200–209. DOI:10.1029/2018GL080942.

  • King, O., Dehecq, A., Quincey, D., Carrivick, J., 2018. “Contrasting geometric and dynamic evolution of lake and land-terminating glaciers in the central Himalaya.” Global and Planetary Change 167, 46–60. DOI:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2018.05.006.

  • Dehecq, A., Millan, R., Berthier, E., Gourmelen, N., Trouve, E., Vionnet, V., 2016. “Elevation Changes Inferred From TanDEM-X Data Over the Mont-Blanc Area: Impact of the X-Band Interferometric Bias.” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 9, 3870–3882. DOI:10.1109/JSTARS.2016.2581482.

  • Yan, Y., Dehecq, A., Trouve, E., Mauris, G., Gourmelen, N., Vernier, F., 2016. “Fusion of Remotely Sensed Displacement Measurements: Current status and challenges.” IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Magazine 4, 6–25. DOI:10.1109/MGRS.2016.2516278.

  • Purcell, A., Tregoning, P., Dehecq, A., 2016. “An assessment of the ICE6G_C(VM5a) glacial isostatic adjustment model.” J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 2015JB012742. DOI:10.1002/2015JB012742.

  • Chavaillaz, Y., Joussaume, S., Dehecq, A., Braconnot, P., Vautard, R., 2016. “Investigating the pace of temperature change and its implications over the twenty-first century.” Climatic Change. DOI:10.1007/s10584-016-1659-4.

  • Dehecq, A., Gourmelen, N., Trouve, E., 2015. “Deriving large-scale glacier velocities from a complete satellite archive: Application to the Pamir–Karakoram–Himalaya.” Remote Sensing of Environment 162, 55–66. DOI:10.1016/j.rse.2015.01.031.

  • Tedstone, A.J., Nienow, P.W., Gourmelen, N., Dehecq, A., Goldberg, D., Hanna, E., 2015. “Decadal slowdown of a land-terminating sector of the Greenland Ice Sheet despite warming.” Nature 526, 692–695. DOI:10.1038/nature15722.
    Press coverage: ESA

  • Benoit, L., Dehecq, A., Pham, H.-T., Vernier, F., Trouvé, E., Moreau, L., Martin, O., Thom, C., Pierrot-Deseilligny, M., Briole, P., 2015. “Multi-method monitoring of Glacier d’Argentière dynamics.” Annals of Glaciology 56, 118–128. DOI:10.3189/2015AoG70A985.

  • Millan, R., Dehecq, A., Trouve, E., Gourmelen, N., Berthier, E., 2015. “Elevation changes and X-band ice and snow penetration inferred from TanDEM-X data of the Mont-Blanc area” in: 8th International Workshop on The Analysis of Multitemporal Remote Sensing Images (Multi-Temp), IEEE, pp. 1–4. DOI:10.1109/Multi-Temp.2015.7245753.

  • McMillan, M., Shepherd, A., Gourmelen, N., Dehecq, A., Leeson, A., Ridout, A., Flament, T., Hogg, A., Gilbert, L., Benham, T., van den Broeke, M., Dowdeswell, J.A., Fettweis, X., Noël, B., Strozzi, T., 2014. “Rapid dynamic activation of a marine-based Arctic ice cap.” Geophysical Research Letters 41, 8902–8909. DOI:10.1002/2014GL062255.

  • Gaspar, P., Benson, S.R., Dutton, P.H., Réveillère, A., Jacob, G., Meetoo, C., Dehecq, A., Fossette, S., 2012. “Oceanic dispersal of juvenile leatherback turtles: going beyond passive drift modeling.” Marine Ecology Progress Series 457, 265. DOI:10.3354/meps09689.

  • Purcell, A., Dehecq, A., Tregoning, P., Potter, E.-K., McClusky, S.C., Lambeck, K., 2011. “Relationship between glacial isostatic adjustment and gravity perturbations observed by GRACE.” Geophysical Research Letters 38, L18305. DOI:10.1029/2011GL048624.