Glaciological research:

Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Guðmundsson GH, Björnsson H. 2005. Volume sensitivity of Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland, to perturbations in equilibrium line altitude. J. Geophys. Res. Surf. 110.

Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Guðmundsson S, Björnsson H, Pálsson F, Jóhannesson T, Hannesdóttir H, Sigurðsson SP, Berthier E. 2011. Modelling the 20th and 21st century evolution of Hoffellsjökull glacier, SE-Vatnajökull, Iceland. The Cryosphere 5: 961–975.

Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Jóhannesson T, Björnsson H, Pálsson F, Sigurðsson O. 2006. Response of Hofsjökull and southern Vatnajökull, Iceland, to climate change. J. Geophys. Res. Surf. 111.

Berthier E, Björnsson H, Pálsson F, Feigl KL, Llubes M, Rémy F. 2006. The level of the Grímsvötn subglacial lake, Vatnajökull, Iceland, monitored with SPOT5 images. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.

Björnsson H. 1986. Surface and bedrock topography of ice caps in Iceland mapped by radio echo soundings. Ann. Glaciol. 8: 11–18.

Björnsson H. 1988. Hydrology of Ice Caps in Volcanic Regions. Reykjavík, Vísindafélag Íslendinga.

Björnsson H, English translation: D’Arcy JM. 2017. The Glaciers of Iceland: A Historical, Cultural and Scientific Overview. Atlantic Press.

Björnsson H, Pálsson F. 2008. Icelandic glaciers. Jökull 58: 365–386.

Björnsson H, Pálsson F, Guðmundsson S, Magnússon E, Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Jóhannesson T, Berthier E, Sigurðsson O, Thorsteinsson T. 2013. Contribution of Icelandic ice caps to sea level rise: Trends and variability since the Little Ice Age. Geophys. Res. Lett. 40: 1546–1550.

van Boeckel T. 2015. Relating Subglacial Water Flow to Surface Velocity Variations of Breiðamerkurjökull, Iceland. University of Iceland.

Dragosics M, Groot Zwaaftink CD, Schmidt LS, Guðmundsson S, Pálsson F, Arnalds O, Björnsson H, Þorsteinsson Þ, Stohl A. 2016. Impact of dust deposition on the albedo of Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland. The Cryosphere 11(2): 741-754.

Evans DJA, Lemmen DS, Rea BR. 1999. Glacial landsystems of the southwest Laurentide ice sheet: Modern Icelandic analogues. J. Quat. Sci. 14: 673–691.

Evans DJA, Rea BR. 1999. Geomorphology and sedimentology of surging glaciers: A land-systems approach. Ann. Glaciol. 28: 75–82.

Flowers GE, Björnsson H, Pálsson F. 2003. New insights into the subglacial and periglacial hydrology of Vatnajökull, Iceland, from a distributed physical model. J. Glaciol. 49: 257–270.

Flowers GE, Marshall SJ, Björnsson H, Clarke GKC. 2005. Sensitivity of Vatnajökull ice cap hydrology and dynamics to climate warming over the next 2 centuries. J. Geophys. Res. 110.

Guðmundsson S, Björnsson H, Jóhannesson T, Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Pálsson F, Sigurðsson O. 2009. Similarities and differences in the response to climate warming of two ice caps in Iceland. Hydrol. Res. 40: 495–502.

Guðmundsson S, Björnsson H, Pálsson F. 2017. Changes of Breiðamerkurjökull glacier, SE-Iceland, from its late nineteenth century maximum to the present. Geogr. Ann. Ser. A 99(6): 1-15.

Guðmundsson S, Hannesdóttir H, Björnsson H. 2012. Post-Little Ice Age volume loss of Kotárjökull glacier, SE-Iceland, derived from historical photography. Jökull 62: 97–110.

Hannesdóttir, H. 2014. Variations of southeast Vatnajökull, past, present and future. PhD thesis, University of Iceland.

Hannesdóttir H, Björnsson H, Pálsson F, Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Guðmundsson S. 2015a. Changes in the southeast Vatnajokull ice cap, Iceland, between ~1890 and 2010. The Cryosphere 9: 565–585.

Hannesdóttir H, Björnsson H, Pálsson F, Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Guðmundsson S. 2015b. Variations of southeast Vatnajökull ice cap (Iceland) 1650-1900 and reconstruction of the glacier surface geometry at the Little Ice Age maximum. Geogr. Ann. 97: 237–264.

Hannesdóttir H, Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Jóhannesson T, Guðmundsson S, Crochet P, Ágústsson H, Pálsson F, Magnússon E, Sigurðsson SP, Björnsson H. 2015c. Downscaled precipitation applied in modelling of mass balance and the evolution of southeast Vatnajökull, Iceland. J. Glaciol. 61: 799–813.

Howat I, Tulaczyk S, Waddington E, Björnsson H. 2008. Dynamic controls on glacier basal motion inferred from surface ice motion. J. Geophys. Res. 113(F3) F03015.

Jóhannesson T, Björnsson H, Magnússon E, Guðmundsson S, Pálsson F, Sigurðsson O, Þorsteinsson T, Berthier E, Björnsson H, Magnússon E, et al. 2013. Ice-volume changes, bias estimation of mass-balance measurements and changes in subglacial lakes derived by lidar mapping of the surface of Icelandic glaciers. Ann. Glaciol. 54: 63–74.

Jónsson S. 2016. Undan Jökli: Súrefnis-og kolefnisbúskapur Jökulsárlóns á Breiðamerkursandi. University of Iceland.

Landl B, Björnsson H, Kuhn M. 2003. The energy balance of calved ice in Lake Jökulsárlón, Iceland. Arct. Antarct. Alp. Res. 35: 475–481.

Magnússon E, Björnsson H, Rott H, Pálsson F. 2010. Reduced glacier sliding caused by persistent drainage from a subglacial lake. The Cryosphere 4: 13–20.

Magnússon E, Björnsson H, Rott H, Roberts MJ, Pálsson F, Guðmundsson S, Bennett RA, Geirsson HR, Sturkell E. Localized uplift of Vatnajökull, Iceland: subglacial water accumulation deduced from InSAR and GPS observations. J. Glaciol. 57 (203): 475–484.

Magnússon E, Pálsson F, Björnsson H, Guðmundsson S. 2012. Removing the ice cap of Öræfajökull central volcano, SE-Iceland: Mapping and interpretation of bedrock topography, ice volumes, subglacial troughs and implications for hazards assessments. Jökull 62: 131–150.

Magnússon E, Rott H, Björnsson H, Pálsson F. 2007. The impact of jökulhlaups on basal sliding observed by SAR interferometry on Vatnajökull, Iceland. J. Glaciol. 53 (181): 232-240.

Marshall SJ, Björnsson H, Flowers GE, Clarke GKC. 2005. Simulation of Vatnajökull ice cap dynamics. J. Geophys. Res. Surf. 110.

Nagler T, Rott H, Hetzenecker M, Scharrer K, Magnússon E, Floricioiu D, Notarnicola C. 2012. Retrieval of 3-D Glacier Movement by High Resolution X-Band SAR Data. In: Igarss 2012. p. 3233–3236.

Schmidt LS, Aðalgeirsdóttir G, Guðmundsson S, Langen PL, Pálsson F, Mottram R, Gascoin S,

Björnsson H. 2017. The importance of accurate glacier albedo for estimates of surface mass balance on Vatnajökull: Evaluating the surface energy budget in a Regional Climate Model with automatic weather station observations. The Cryosphere 11: 1665-1684.

Sigurðsson O. 2005. Variations of termini of glaciers in Iceland in recent centuries and their connection with climate. In: Caseldine C, Russell A, Knudsen Ó, Harðardóttir J, editors. Iceland-Modern Processes and Past Environments. Amsterdam: Elsevier. p. 241–256.

Sigurðsson O. 2013. Jöklabreytingar 1930–1970, 1970–1995, 1995–2011 og 2011–2012. Jökull 63: 118–122.

Voytenko D, Dixon TH, Howat IM, Gourmelen N, Lembke C, Werner C, de la Pena S. 2015. Multi-year observations of Breiðamerkurjökull, a marine-terminating glacier in southeastern Iceland, using terrestrial radar interferometry. J. Glaciol. 61: 42–54.

Wittmann M, Groot Zwaaftink CD, Steffensen Schmidt L, Guðmundsson S, Pálsson F, Arnalds O, Björnsson H, Thorsteinsson T, Stohl A. 2017. Impact of dust deposition on the albedo of Vatnajökull ice cap, Iceland.The Cryosphere 11 (2): 741–754.

De Woul M, Hock R. 2005. Static mass-balance sensitivity of Arctic glaciers and ice caps using a degree-day approach. Ann. Glaciol. 42: 217–224.