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2016
S. Bellaire, Jamieson, B., Thumlert, S., Goodrich, J., and Statham, G., Analysis of long-term weather, snow and avalanche data at Glacier National Park, B.C., Canada, Cold Regions Science and Technology, vol. 121, pp. 118-125, 2016.
B. Jamieson, ASARC Retrospective – Sequel to the Prequel, The Avalanche Journal - The Voice of Canada's Avalanche Community, vol. 112, pp. 33-36, 2016.PDF icon asarcsequel_jamieson_9july2016.pdf (2 MB)
C. Campbell, Gould, B., and Jamieson, B., Avalanche Association Presents New Framework for Managing Avalanche Risk, Innovation - Journal of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC, vol. Jan/Feb 2016, 2016.
C. P. Campbell and Jamieson, B., The Canadian Avalanche Association’s New Guidelines for Managing Avalanche Risk, in Geovancouver, 2016.PDF icon tasarmgeovancouveroct2016campbelljamieson.pdf (1.03 MB)
B. Jamieson and Jones, A. S. T., Effect of reporting rate on vulnerability with an example for snow avalanche risk to backcountry recreationists in Canada, International Conference on Snow Engineering. Nantes, France, pp. 113-115, 2016.PDF icon Effect of Reporting Rate on Vulnerability - Recreationists caught in avalanches in Canada (390.1 KB)
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Formation and strengthening of layers of dry faceted crystals above artificial melt-freeze crusts from overburden stress in a controlled environment, Canadian Geotechnical Journal, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 187-195, 2016.
C. Campbell, Conger, S., Gould, B., Haegeli, P., Jamieson, B., and Statham, G., In the pursuit of standards - the next step in Canada's avalanche risk management guidelines, in International Snow Science Workshop, Breckenridge, Colorado, 2016.PDF icon tasarm_campbellothers_issw2016_p2.27.pdf (599.94 KB)
B. Jamieson and Schirmer, M., Measuring snow surface temperature: Why, why not, and how? (Revised Nov. 2016), in International Snow Science Workshop, 2016.PDF icon issw2016_surftemp_jamiesonschirmer_13nov2016.pdf (385.91 KB)
S. Horton and Jamieson, B., Modelling hazardous surface hoar layers throughout western Canada with a coupled weather and snow cover model, Cold Regions Science and Technology, vol. 128, pp. 22-31, 2016.
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Naturally triggered persistent deep slab avalanches in western Canada Part I: Avalanche characteristics and weather trends from weather stations, Journal of Glaciology, vol. 62, no. 232, pp. 243-255, 2016.
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Naturally triggered persistent deep slab avalanches in western Canada Part II: Weather trends from model forecasts, Journal of Glaciology, vol. 62, no. 232, pp. 256-269, 2016.
A. Van Herwijnen, Bair, E., Birkeland, K., Reuter, B., Simenhois, R., Jamieson, B., and Schweizer, J., Particle Tracking Velocimetry: a practical method for measuring mechanical properties of snow relevant for dry-snow slab avalanche release, in International Snow Science Workshop, 2016.PDF icon ptv_issw2016_vanherwijnenothers_o17.03.pdf (802.88 KB)
C. Campbell, Conger, S., Gould, B., Haegeli, P., Jamieson, B., and Statham, G. (eds.), Technical Aspects of Snow Avalanche Risk Management - Resources and Guidelines for Avalanche Practitioners in Canada. Revelstoke, BC: Canadian Avalanche Association, 2016, p. 125.
A. Sinickas and Jamieson, B., Validating the Space-Time model for infrequent snow avalanche events using field observations from the Columbia and Rocky Mountains, Canada, Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, vol. 48, no. 1, pp. 177-197, 2016.
2015
B. Jamieson, Asarc: The Prequel, The Avalanche Journal - The Voice of Canada's Avalanche Community, vol. 110, pp. 34-37, 2015.
S. Horton, Schirmer, M., and Jamieson, B., Avalanche forecasting with high resolution NWP data, 49th CMOS Congress & 13th AMS Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography. Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, Whistler, BC, Canada, 2015.
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B. Jamieson and Jones, A. S. T., The effect of under-reporting of non-fatal involvements in snow avalanches on vulnerability, 12th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering. 2015.
Editor Haukaas, T.
M. Conlan, Forecasting Persistent Deep Slab Avalanches, Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, 2015.
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Improved forecasting of persistent deep slab avalanches with a decision support tool, in Disaster Prevention Speciality Conference of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering Speciality Conference, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, 2015.
S. Horton, Schirmer, M., and Jamieson, B., Meteorological, elevation, and slope effects on surface hoar formation, The Cryosphere, pp. 15223-1533, 2015.
S. Horton, Modelling Hazardous Surface Hoar Layers in the Mountain Snowpack Over Space and Time, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, 2015.
S. Horton and Jamieson, B., Modelling the distribution of surface hoar layers, IUGG 26th General Assembly. IUGG, Prague, Czech Republic, 2015.
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B. Jamieson, Bellaire, S., Sinickas, A., and Thumlert, S., A review of climate change effects on snow and avalanches in western Canadian Mountains, IUGG 26th General Assembly. IUGG, Prague, Czech Republic, 2015.
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A. Sinickas, Jamieson, B., and Maes, M. A., Snow avalanches in western Canada: investigating change in occurrence rates and implications for risk assessment and mitigation, Structure and Infrastructure Engineering - Structure and Infrastructure Engineering: Maintenance, Management, Life-Cycle Design and Performance, International Forum on Engineering Decision Making 2013: Decision-Making in a Changing Climate, pp. 1-9, 2015.
S. Thumlert and Jamieson, B., Stress measurements from common snow- slope stability tests, Cold Regions Science and Technology, no. 110, pp. 38-46, 2015.
B. Jamieson and Sinickas, A., A systematic method for estimating the 300 year runout from dense snow avalanche, in Disaster Prevention Specialty Conference of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering Annual Conference, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, 2015.
B. Jamieson, Haegeli, P., and Statham, G., Uncertainty in snow avalanche risk assessments, in GeoQuebec 2015, Quebec, Quebec, 2015.PDF icon geoquebec2015_paper204_jamieson_6july2015.pdf (199.83 KB)
M. Schirmer and Jamieson, B., Verification of analyzed and forecasted winter precipitation in complex terrain, The Cryosphere, vol. 9, pp. 587-601, 2015.
M. Schirmer and Jamieson, B., Verification of winter precipitation forecasts and analyses, Canadian Geophysical Union, Joint Assembly. Montreal, QC, Canada, 2015.
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2014
B. Jamieson, Beglinger, R., and Wilson, D., Case study of a large snow avalanche in the Selkirk Mountains and reflections on the Canadian size classification, in Geohazards 6 - 6th Canadian GeoHazards Conference, Kingston, ON, Canada, 2014.
To complete the practitioner survey of avalanche size, read the pdf and follow the links
PDF icon geohaz6paper113pub.pdf (391.29 KB)PDF icon proposedsizetabledepvol_slabheight.pdf (41.31 KB)
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Case study of a solar triggered persistent deep slab avalanche, in Geohazards 6 - 6th Canadian GeoHazards Conference, Kingston, ON, Canada, 2014.PDF icon pdf of full text (1.62 MB)
A. Sinickas and Jamieson, B., Comparing methods for estimating beta points for use in statistical snow avalanche runout models, Cold Regions Science and Technology , no. 104-105, pp. 23-32, 2014.
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Development of a decision support tool for persistent deep slab avalanche forecasting, International Snow Science Workshop. pp. 416-419, 2014.PDF icon issw_p1.05.pdf (686.79 KB)
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Draft Deep Slab Decision Support, Draft 19 Dec 2014. 2014.File draft_deep_slab_avalanche_decision_support_v1.xlsx (94.05 KB)
D. Kim and Jamieson, B., Estimating the density of dry snow layers from hardness, and hardness from density, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, pp. 499-506, 2014.PDF icon issw_p1.25.pdf (806.89 KB)
E. Greene, Jamieson, B., and Logan, S., Fatal occupational injuries of avalanche workers in North America, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, Alberta, Canada, pp. 293-299, 2014.PDF icon issw_o12.03.pdf (691.19 KB)
M. Schirmer and Jamieson, B., How accurate are weather and snowpack models in assisting avalanche forecasters?, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, Alberta, Canada, 2014.
A version of this paper is under review and posted at http://www.the-cryosphere-discuss.net/8/5727/2014/
PDF icon issw_o3.04.pdf (839.68 KB)
J. Schweizer, Reuter, B., Van Herwijnen, A., and Jamieson, B., On how the tensile strength of the slab affects crack propagation propensity, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, Alberta, Canada, pp. 164-168, 2014.PDF icon issw_o7.02.pdf (694.02 KB)
M. Schirmer and Jamieson, B., Limitations of using a thermal imager for snow pit temperatures, The Cryosphere, vol. 8, pp. 387-394, 2014.
M. Conlan, Tracz, D., and Jamieson, B., Measurements and weather observations at persistent deep slab avalanches, Cold Regions Science and Technology , vol. 97, pp. 104-112, 2014.
S. Horton, Bellaire, S., and Jamieson, B., Modelling the formation of surface hoar layers and tracking post burial changes for avalanche forecasting, Cold Regions Science and Technology , vol. 97, pp. 81-89, 2014.
M. Smith and Jamieson, B., A new set of thermal conductivity data for melt-freeze crusts, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, Alberta, Canada, pp. 507-510, 2014.PDF icon issw_p1.28.pdf (542.3 KB)
S. Horton, Schirmer, M., and Jamieson, B., Online mapping to visualize the distribution of surface hoar layers, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, Alberta, Canada, pp. 547-549, 2014.PDF icon issw_p1.37.pdf (794.6 KB)
D. Gauthier, Conlan, M., and Jamieson, B., Photogrammetry of fracture lines and avalanche terrain: Potential applications to research and hazard mitigation projects, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, Alberta, Canada, pp. 109-115, 2014.PDF icon issw_o5.02.pdf (4.5 MB)
S. Thumlert, Bellaire, S., and Jamieson, B., Relating avalanche activity to coupled ocean – atmospheric phenomena, International Snow Science Workshop. pp. 481-485, 2014.PDF icon issw_p1.19.pdf (1.38 MB)
S. Haladuick, Relating field observations and snowpack tests to snow avalanche danger, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, 2014.
S. Thumlert and Jamieson, B., Stress measurements in the snow cover below localized dynamic loads, Cold Regions Science and Technology , vol. 106-107, pp. 28-35, 2014.
S. Thumlert, Stress Measurements of Localized Dynamic Loading in the Mountain Snow Cover, 2014.
S. Horton, Surface hoar - size matters, Avalanche Journal - The Voice of Canada's Avalanche Community, vol. 106, no. Spring , pp. 64-65, 2014.
B. Jamieson, Survey of avalanche size, 2014. [Online]. Available: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/24789802/AvalancheSizeSurvey/SurveyAvalancheSizeJan2014.pdf.
M. Smith, Thermal Conductivity and Layer Characteristics. 2014.PDF icon SmithAppendixB_LayerData.pdf (172.11 KB)
M. Smith, Tracking thermal and structural properties of melt-freeze crusts in the seasonal snowpack, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2014.
S. Haladuick and Jamieson, B., What do field observations tell us about avalanche danger?, International Snow Science Workshop. Banff, Alberta, Canada, pp. 63-66, 2014.PDF icon issw_o3.02.pdf (695.03 KB)
2013
S. Thumlert and Jamieson, B., Bridge over troubled facets, The Avalanche Journal: The Voice of Canada's Avalanche Community, vol. 104, Canadian Avalanche Association, pp. 34-38, 2013.PDF icon Bridge over troubled facets w.pdf (235.46 KB)
S. Bellaire, Jamieson, B., and Statham, G., Does climate change affect avalanche activity? - a study at Rogers Pass, Canada, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.PDF icon Issw2013_ClimateChangeAvalanches_Bellaire.pdf (983.28 KB)
S. Bellaire and Jamieson, B., On estimating avalanche danger from simulated snow profiles, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.PDF icon Issw2013_DangerFromSnowpackSimulations_Bellaire.pdf (602.15 KB)
A. Sinickas, Field-based statistical modelling of snow avalanche runout, University of Calgary, Calgary, 2013.
S. Bellaire and Jamieson, B., Forecasting the formation of critical snow layers using a coupled snow cover and weather model, Cold Regions Science and Technology , vol. 94, pp. 37-44, 2013.
J. Schweizer, Jamieson, B., and Reuter, B., How surface warming affects dry-snow instability, The Avalanche Review , vol. 31, p. 25,31, 2013.
B. Jamieson and Jones, A. S. T., Impressions from applying ISO31000 to avalanche mitigation projects, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.PDF icon Iso31k_JamiesonJones_19Aug2013d.pdf (86.26 KB)
M. Schirmer and Jamieson, B., Limitations of an infrared camera to measure snow pit -wall temperatures, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.
Revised and accepted for The Cryosphere, Feb 2014
PDF icon Issw2013_IRlimitations_Schirmer.pdf (1.12 MB)
S. Thumlert, Exner, T., Jamieson, B., and Bellaire, S., Measurements of localized dynamic loading in a mountain snowpack, Cold Regions Science and Technology , vol. 85, no. 2013, pp. 94-101, 2013.
S. Thumlert and Jamieson, B., Measurements of triggering stress transmitted through the upper snowpack, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.
Missing from conference proceedings
PDF icon Issw2013_TriggeringStressThruSnowpack_Thumlert.pdf (4.49 MB)
R. Buhler, Melt-Freeze Crust Formation and Evolution in the Columbia Mountains, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada, 2013.PDF icon buhler.thesis.2013w.pdf (3.25 MB)
S. Bellaire, Jamieson, B., and Statham, G., Relating avalanche activity to climate change and coupled ocean - atmospheric phenomena, Davos Atmosphere and Cryosphere Assembly 2013. Davos, Switzerland, 2013.
Abstract 220 in online pdf
S. Haladuick and Jamieson, B., Snowpack tests and their association with local avalanche danger, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.PDF icon Issw2013_SnowpackTestsLocalDanger_Haladuick.pdf (377.5 KB)
S. Horton, Schirmer, M., and Jamieson, B., Spatial predictions of surface hoar and crust formation, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.PDF icon Issw2013_SurfaceHoarCrustSpatialPrediction_Horton.pdf (423.94 KB)
A. Van Herwijnen, Bair, N., Birkeland, K., Reuter, B., Simenhois, R., and Jamieson, B., Using particle tracking velocimetry to measure the mechanical properties of snow relevant for dry - snow slab avalanche release, Davos Atmosphere and Cryosphere Assembly 2013. Davos, Switzerland, 2013.
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A. Sinickas and Jamieson, B., Validating a relationship between avalanche runout distance and frequency, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.PDF icon ISSW2013 - A Sinickas.pdf (882.55 KB)
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Weather preceding deep slab avalanches, International Snow Science Workshop. Grenoble, France, 2013.PDF icon Issw2013_WeatherBeforeDeepSlabs_Conlan.pdf (530.29 KB)
2012
D. Tracz, Deep Snow Slab Avalanches, University of Calgary, Calgary, 2012.PDF icon TraczMScThesis2012w.pdf (3.75 MB)
K. Johnston, Jamieson, B., and Jones, A., Estimating Extreme Avalanche Runout for the Columbia Mountains and Fernie Area of British Columbia, Canada, Canadian Geotechnical Journal , vol. 49, no. 11, pp. 1309-1318, 2012.
T. Exner, Field studies of snowpack stress and deformation due to surface loads and temperature effects, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2012.
C. Shea, Jamieson, B., and Birkeland, K., Hot crust, cold crust, The Avalanche Review , vol. 30, no. 3, p. 28, 2012.PDF icon HotCrustColdCrust_TAR_Shea.pdf (314.77 KB)
S. Thumlert, Jamieson, B., and Exner, T., How do you stress the snowpack?, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 506-512.PDF icon Issw2012_StressUnderLDL_Thumlert.pdf (1.1 MB)
C. Shea, Jamieson, B., and Birkeland, K., The Life of a Shallow Snowpack (poster), 2012. [Online]. Available: http://webapps2.ucalgary.ca/~asarc/files/ShallowSnowPoster_Shea_Jan2012.png.
M. Conlan, Tracz, D., and Jamieson, B., Measurements at recent deep slab avalanches, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 55-61.PDF icon Issw2012_DeepSlabs_Conlan.pdf (480.5 KB)
S. Horton, Bellaire, S., and Jamieson, B., Modelling surface hoar formation and evolution on mountain slopes, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 194-200.PDF icon Issw2012_SurfaceHoarModelling_Horton.pdf (613.38 KB)
S. Bellaire and Jamieson, B., Nowcast with a forecast – Snow cover simulations on slopes, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 172-178.PDF icon Aspects-ISSW2012-bellaire.pdf (1.37 MB)
D. Gauthier and Jamieson, B., The Propagation Saw Test (PST): A review of its development, applications, and recent research, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 2, pp. 1047-1053.PDF icon Issw2012PstGauthierSubS.pdf (75.31 KB)
C. K. H. Ross and Jamieson, B., The Propagation Saw Test: slope scale validation and alternative test methods, Journal of Glaciology, vol. 58, no. 208, pp. 407-416, 2012.
M. Conlan and Jamieson, B., Research to improve forecasting for deep slab avalanches, The Avalanche Journal - The voice of Canada's avalanche community, vol. 100, pp. 70-72, 2012.PDF icon DeepSlabs_JcacApril2012_Conlan.pdf (870.81 KB)
C. Fierz, Bakermans, L., Jamieson, B., and Lehning, M., Shortwave radiation penetration into the snowpack: model verification with snow temperatures, International Symposium on Seasonal Snow and Ice, Lahti, Finland. 2012.
A. Sinickas and Jamieson, B., Statistical avalanche runout models: How well can computers predict beta?, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 2, pp. 716-722.PDF icon Issw2012_BetaPoint_Sinickas.pdf (413.54 KB)PDF icon BetaPointPoster_Issw2012_Sinickas.pdf (3.41 MB)
R. Buhler and Jamieson, B., Tracking melt-freeze crust evolution, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 84-91.PDF icon Issw2012_MfcTracking_Buhler.pdf (576.68 KB)
C. Shea, Jamieson, B., and Birkeland, K., Use of a thermal imager for snow pit temperatures, The Cryosphere, vol. 6, pp. 287-299, 2012.
C. Shea, Jamieson, B., and Birkeland, K., Using a thermal imager to quantify buried thermal structure in natural snow, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 269-276.PDF icon Issw2012_thermal_2Aug2012_4.pdf (353.26 KB)
B. Jamieson and Jones, A. S. T., Vulnerability: Caught in an avalanche – then what are the odds?, in International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 1-8.PDF icon Issw2012_Vulnerability_Jamieson_15Aug2012f6.pdf (181.95 KB)
S. Bellaire, What if you know what is next? Asarc working on snow cover simulation in data sparse areas, The Journal of Canada's Avalanche Community, vol. 99, Canadian Avalanche Association, Revelstoke, BC, Canada, pp. 50-51, 2012.PDF icon WhatsNext_jcacFeb2012_Bellaire.pdf (306.88 KB)
2011
C. Shea and Floyer, J., Arfi: Avalanche Research Forecasting Interface, The Journal of Canada's Avalanche Community, vol. 95, pp. 54-55, 2011.PDF icon ArfiAvJournal95_2011_Shea.pdf (231.68 KB)
K. Johnston, Jones, A., and Jamieson, B., Estimating extreme avalanche runout for the Columbia Mountains, British Columbia, Canada, in 5th Canadian Conference on Geotechnique and Natural Hazards, Kelowna, BC, 2011.PDF icon ExtAvRunoutColumbia_Geohazards2011_Johnston.pdf (423.83 KB)
K. S. Johnston, Estimating Extreme Snow Avalanche Runout for the Columbia Mountains and Fernie Area of British Columbia, Canada, University of Calgary, Calgary, 2011.PDF icon Johnston_ThesisAug2011s.pdf (3.66 MB)
S. Bellaire, Jamieson, B., and Fierz, C., Forcing the snow-cover model SNOWPACK with forecasted weather data, The Cryosphere , vol. 5, pp. 1115-1125, 2011.
C. Shea, Four Applied Methods for Spatial Visualization in Snow Avalanche Forecasting, University of Calgary, Calgary, 2011.PDF icon SheaThesisSm4Oct2011a.pdf (2.53 MB)
C. Shea and Jamieson, B., A new thermal view, Avalanche.ca - The Journal of Canada's Avalanche Community, vol. 98, Canadian Avalanche Association, Revelstoke, BC, Canada, pp. 36-39, 2011.PDF icon NewThermalView_Shea_Nov2011a.pdf (783.59 KB)
D. Tracz, Bellaire, S., and Jamieson, B., Regional comparison of old-deep slab avalanches, in 5th Canadian Conference on Geotechnique and Natural Hazards, Kelowna, BC, 2011.PDF icon DeepSlabsRegCompGeoHazards2011_Tracz.pdf (262.15 KB)
D. Gauthier and Jamieson, B., Scenario-specific observations for regional snow avalanche warnings, in 5th Canadian Conference on Geotechnique and Natural Hazards, Kelowna, BC, 2011.PDF icon SpecificObs_GeoHazards2011_Gauthier.pdf (90.31 KB)
C. Shea and Jamieson, B., Some fundamentals of handheld snow surface thermography, The Cryosphere, vol. 5, pp. 55-66, 2011.
C. Shea and Jamieson, B., Sun effect on surface hoar illustrated by three case studies, Cold Regions Science and Technology , vol. 68, no. 3, pp. 95-105, 2011.
2010
Jamieson, B, Haegeli, P., and Gauthier, D., Avalanche Accidents in Canada, Volume 5, 1996-2007. Canadian Avalanche Association, Revelstoke, BC, Canada, 2010, p. 429.

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