• Kwok, R., Markus, T., 2017. “Potential basin-scale estimates of Arctic snow depth with sea ice freeboards from CryoSat-2 and ICESat-2: An exploratory analysis,” Advances in Space Research, 
  • Markus, T., Neumann, T., Martino, A., Abdalati, W., Brunt, K., Csatho, B., Farrell, S., Fricker, H., Gardner, A., Harding, D., Jasinski, M., Kwok, R., Magruder, L., Lubin, D., Luthcke, S., Morison, J., Nelson, R., Neuenschwander, A, Palm, S, Popescu, S, Shum., C, K., Schutz, B. E., Smith, B., Yang, Y. K., Zwally, J., 2017. “The Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2): Science requirements, concept, and implementation,” Remote Sensing of Environment, 190: 260-273, 
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  • Brunt, K. M.,  Hawley, R. L.,  Lutz, E. R,. Studinger, M., Sonntag, J. G.,  Hofton, M. A., Andrews, L. C., Neumann, T. A., 2017. "Assessment of NASA Airborne Laser Altimetry Data Using Ground-Based GPS Data Near Summit Station," The Cryosphere, 11 (2): 681-692.  
  • Casasanto, V. A., Markus, T., 2017. “Art as a key tool for engaging the public with ICESat-2,” AGU, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2017.
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  • Forfinski-Sarkozi, N. A., Parrish, C. E., 2016. “Analysis of MABEL Bathymetry in Keweenaw Bay and Implications for ICESat-2 ATLAS,” Remote Sens., 8(9), 772, 
  • Brunt, K.M., Neumann, T.A., Amundson, J.K., Kavanaugh, J. L., Moussavi, M. S., Walsh, K. M., Cook, W.B., Markus, T., 2016. “MABEL photon-counting laser altimetry data in Alaska for ICESat-2 simulations and development,”  The Cryosphere, 10(4), 1707–1719 
  • Glenn, N. F., Neuenschwander, A., Vierling, L. A., Spaete, L., Li, A., Shinneman, D. J., Pilliod, D. S., Arkle, R. S., Mcllroy, S. K., 2016. “Landsat 8 and ICESat-2: Performance and potential synergies for quantifying dryland ecosystem vegetation cover and biomass,”  Remote Sensing of Environment, 10(4), 1707–1719 
  • Jasinski, M.; Stoll, J.; Cook, W.; Ondrusek, M.; Stengel, E., and Brunt, K., 2016.  “Inland and near-shore water profiles derived from the high-altitude Multiple Altimeter Beam Experimental Lidar (MABEL).” Brock, J.C.; Gesch, D.B.; Parrish, C.E.; Rogers, J.N., and Wright, C.W. (eds.), Advances in Topobathymetric Mapping, Models, and Applications. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue, No. 76, pp. 44–55. Coconut Creek (Florida), ISSN 0749-0208. 
  • Neuenschwander, A. L., Magruder, L. A., 2016. “The Potential Impact of Vertical Sampling Uncertainty on ICESat-2/ATLAS Terrain and Canopy Height Retrievals for Multiple Ecosystems,” Remote Sensing, 
  • Casasanto, V. A., Campbell, B.,  Manrique G. A., Ramsayer, K., Markus, T., Neumann, T.,  2016. “Lasers, Penguins, and Polar Bears: Novel Outreach and Education Approaches for NASA'S ICESAT-2 Mission,” 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Guadalajara, Mexico, 26-30 September 2016.

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  • Kwok, R., Cunningham, G. F., Hoffmann, J., Markus, T.,  2016. “Testing the ice-water discrimination and freeboard retrieval algorithms for the ICESat-2 mission,” Remote Sens. Environ., 183, 13-25,.
  • Casasanto, V. A., Campbell, B. A., Brunt, K. M., Neumann, T. A., 2016. "Height Matters: Citizen Science with the ICESat-2 Satellite," Poster presentation, American Geophysical Union Annual Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December, 2016.
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  • Farrell, S. K., Brunt, K.M., Ruth, J. M., Kuhn, J. M., Connor, L. N., Walsh, K. M., 2015. “ Sea Ice Freeboard Retrieval using Digital Photon-counting Laser Altimetry,” Ann. Glaciol., 56(69), 167–174. 



  • Brunt, K. M., Neumann, T. A., Walsh, K. M., Markus, T., 2014. "Determination of Local Slope on the Greenland Ice Sheet Using a Multibeam Photon-Counting Lidar in Preparation for the ICESat-2 Mission," IEEE Geosci. Remote Sensing Lett., 11 (5): 935-939.  

  • Moussavi, M.S., Abdalati, W., Scambos, T., Neuenschwander, A., 2014. "Applicability of an Automatic Surface Detection Approach to Micro-pulse Photon-counting Lidar Altimetry Data: Implications for Canopy Height Retrieval from Future ICESat-2 Data," Int. J. Remote Sens., 35, 5263-5279.  
  • Kwok, R., Markus, T., Morison,, J., Palm, S. P., Neumann, T. A., Brunt, K. M., Cook, W. B., Hancock, D. W., Cunningham, G. F., 2014. “Profiling sea ice with a Multiple Altimeter Beam Experimental Lidar (MABEL),”  Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31 (5): 1151-1168.  
  • Herzfeld, U., McDonald, B., Wallin, B., Neumann, T., Markus, T., Brenner, A., Field, C.,  2014. "Algorithm for Detection of Ground and Canopy Cover in Micropulse Photon-Counting Lidar Altimeter Data in Preparation for the ICESat-2 Mission," IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 52 (4): 2109 - 2125.  



  • Awadallah, M., Ghannam, S., Abbott, A. L., Ghanem, A.,  2013.
    "Active Contour Models for Extracting Ground and Forest Canopy Curves from Discrete Laser Altimeter Data,"
    Proceedings: 13th International Conference on LiDAR Applications for Assessing Forest Ecosystems (SilviLaser 2013),
    Beijing, China, Oct. 2013, pp. 129-136.
  • Awadallah, M., Abbott, A. L., Thomas, V., Wynne, R. H., Nelson, R., 2013.
    "Estimating Forest Canopy Height and Biophysical Parameters using Photon-counting Laser Altimetry,"
    Proceedings: 13th International Conference on LiDAR Applications for Assessing Forest Ecosystems (SilviLaser 2013),
    Beijing, China, Oct. 2013, pp. 137-144. 
  • McGill, M., Markus, T., Scott, V. S., Neumann, T.A.,  2013.
    "The Multiple Altimeter Beam Experimental Lidar (MABEL), an airborne simulator for the ICESat-2 mission,"
    Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology.   



  • Farrell, S. L., Markus, T., Kwok, R., Connor L., 2011. "Laser altimetry sampling strategies over sea ice," Annals of Glaciology, 52(57), 2011.



  • Yua, A. W., Stephen, M. A., Li, S. X., Shaw, G. B., Seas, A., Dowdye, E., Troupaki, E., Liiva, P., Poulios, D., Mascetti, K.,  2010. "Space Laser Transmitter Development for ICESat-2 Mission," Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 7578 757809, Feb 2010.

  • Abdalati, W., Zwally, J. H., Bindschadler, R., Csatho, B., Farrell, S. L., Fricker, H. A., Harding, D., Kwok, R., Lefsky, M., Markus, T., Marshak, A., Neumann, T., Palm, S., Schutz, B., Smith, B., Spinhirne, J., Webb, C.,  2010. "The ICESat-2 Laser Altimetry Mission," Proceedings of the IEEE, Vol. 98, No. 5, pp. 735-751, May 2010.  

  • Brenner, A.C., Barbieri, K., Markus, T., Neumann, T., Sirota, M., Field, C.,  Zwally, J.,  2010. "ICESat-2 Simulations and Analysis using Sigma Space MPL Measurements over Greenland,"
    AGU, Dec 2010. 
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