Brice Van Liefferinge  @ Glaciologie - ULB

Publications and

Lab news



  • Van Liefferinge B., and F. Pattyn, Using Ice-flow Models to Evaluate Potential Sites of Million Year-old Ice in Antarctica, 2013, Climate of the Past.
  • Delcourt C., B. Van Liefferinge, F. Pattyn and M. Nolan, 2013, The climate memory of an Arctic polythermal glacier, J. Glaciol. Vol. 59, No. 218, doi: 10.3189/2013JoJ12J109

Specialized courses/workshop Attended

  • 26-30/08/13: International Antarctic Ice Rises Workshop
    • Tromso (Norway)
  • 10-24/10/12: International Summer School in Glaciology
    • Karthaus (Italy)
    • Karthaus Summer School on Ice Sheets and Glaciers in the Climate System
  • 12-16/03/12: SVALI phd course/Worshop: Radar data and ice flow processes
    • Copenhagen (Denmark), Center for Ice and Climate

Communications (oral presentations and posters)


  • 27/08/13: International Antarctic Ice Rises Workshop
    • Tromso (Norway)
    • B. Van Liefferinge and F. Pattyn (2013), Are ice rises cold or warm based ? Consequences for their flow regime.
  • 11/04/2012: EGU General Assembly 2013
    • Vienna (Austria)
    • B. Van Liefferinge and F. Pattyn (2013) Geothermal heat flux uncertainties and the search for million year-old ice in Antarctica.
    • Session CR3.3/CL1.11: Ice-sheet and climate interactions.
  • 13/09/2012: Geologica Belgica 2012
    • Musée des Sciences Naturelles (Brussels)
    • B. Van Liefferinge and F. Pattyn (2013), A revised evaluation of Antarctic subglacial conditions and the contribution of basal melt to present day sea-level rise
  • 26/04/2012: EGU General Assembly 2012
    • Vienna (Austria)
    • B. Van Liefferinge and F. Pattyn (2012) Antarctic subglacial conditions inferred from combined interferometric velocity data and ice sheet modeling.
    • Session CR5.20: Modelling ice sheets and glaciers.


  • 24-25/04/13 Training of Usage & Data interpretation Laser Diffraction, Malvern Mastersizer 3000,
    • Etten-Leur, The Netherlands.
  • 2012-2013  Brussels Education Center (CVO-KHNB),
    • Brussels,
    • English Module 3 bis A and Module 3.1
  • 17/01/13  Sysmex Laser diffraction basic training.
    • Etten-Leur, The Netherlands.
  • 25-26/05/2013: APECS Belgium science fair (outreach event)
    • Palais des Académies (Brussels)
  • 02/12/2012: UNITER PhD Day
    • Palais des Académies (Brussels)