Luke Copland

Professeur agrégé, Département de géographie

Membre de la Faculté des études supérieures et postdoctorales et autorisé à diriger des thèses.

Bureau : Simard 028
Téléphone : 613-562-5800 poste 2826
Courriel :luke.copland@uOttawa.ca

Titres universitaires 

2001 – Ph.D., Glaciology, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta
1996 – M.S., Geology, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Purdue University
1994 – B.A., Hons. Geography, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge

Champs d'intérêt

  • Glaciologie
  • Dynamique de la glace
  • Ice shelves
  • Télédétection
  • Systèmes d'information géographiques (SIG)
  • Changement climatique

Carrière

2009-        : Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of Ottawa
2006-2009: Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of Ottawa
2003-2005 – Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Gateway Antarctica, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
2001-2003 – Project Manager for Canada, Global Land Ice Measurements from Space, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta

Cours enseignés (depuis 2006)

GEG2301 Geomorphology
GEG2320 Introduction to Geomatics
GEG3300 Antarctic Studies
GEG4001 Northern Field Research (Yukon field class)
GEG4100 Glaciology (field class)
GEG4103 Cold Regions Hydrology
GEG4126 Applications of Remote Sensing in the Polar Regions
GEG5310 Cold Regions Processes

Publications choisies

• Foy, N., Copland, L., Zdanowicz, C., Demuth, M. and Hopkinson, C. In press. Recent volume and area changes of Kaskawulsh Glacier, Yukon, Canada. Journal of Glaciology, 57(203).

• Copland, L., Sylvestre, T., Bishop, M.P., Shroder, J.F., Seong, Y.B. Owen, L.A., Bush, A. and Kamp, U. In press. Expanded and recently increased glacier surging in the Karakoram. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research.

• Copland, L. and Mueller, D. (eds.). In press. Arctic Ice Shelves and Ice Islands. Springer-Verlag.

• Copland, L. In press. Glacier regimes and dynamics: classification of ice masses. In: Shroder, J.F. (ed.). Treatise on Geomorphology, Ch. 8.4. Elsevier, Oxford.

• Copland, L. 2011. Melting processes. In: Singh, V.P., Singh, P and Haritashya, U.K. (eds.). Encyclopedia of Snow, Ice and Glaciers. Springer-Verlag, Dordrecht.

• Copland, L. 2011. Retreat of glaciers. In: Singh, V.P., Singh, P and Haritashya, U.K. (eds.). Encyclopedia of Snow, Ice and Glaciers. Springer-Verlag, Dordrecht.

• Falkner, K.K., Melling, H., Munchow, A.M., Box, J.E., Wohlleben, T., Johnson, H., Gudmandsen, P., Samelson, R. Copland, L., Steffen, K., Rignot, E. and Higgins, A.K. 2011. Context for the recent massive Petermann Glacier calving event. EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 92(114), 117-118.

• Shroder, J.F., Owen, L.A., Seong, Y.B., Bishop, M.P., Bush, A., Caffee, M.W., Copland, L., Finkel, R.C., Kamp, U. 2011. The role of mass movements on landscape evolution in the Central Karakoram: Discussion and speculation. Quaternary International, 236, 34-47, doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2010.05.024.

• Bishop, M.P., Bush, A.B.G., Copland, L., Kamp, U., Owen, L.A., Seong, Y.B., and Shroder, J.F. 2010. Climate change and mountain topographic evolution in the central Karakoram, Pakistan. Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 100(4), 772-793, doi: 10.1080/00045608.2010.500521.

• Quincey, D.J., Copland, L., Mayer, C., Bishop, M., Luckman, A. and Belo, M. 2009. Ice velocity and climate variations for Baltoro Glacier, Pakistan. Journal of Glaciology, 55(194), 1061-1071.

• Copland, L. Pope, S., Bishop, M.P., Shroder, J.F., Clendon, P., Bush, A., Kamp, U., Seong, Y.B., Owen, L.A. 2009. Glacier velocities across the central Karakoram. Annals of Glaciology, 50(52), 41-49.

• Seong, Y.B., Owen. L.A., Caffee, M.W., Kamp, U., Bishop, M.P., Bush, A., Copland, L. and Shroder, J.F. 2009. Rates of basin-wide rockwall retreat in the K2 region of the Central Karakoram defined by terrestrial cosmogenic nuclide 10Be. Geomorphology, 107, 254-262.

• Mueller, D., Copland, L., Hamilton, A. and Stern, D. 2008. International Polar Year scientists and Canadian Rangers visit Arctic ice shelves just before massive loss in 2008. EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 89(49), 502-503.

• Seong, Y.B., Bishop, M.P., Bush, A., Clendon, P., Copland, L., Finkel, R., Kamp, U., Owen, L.A., Shroder, J.F. 2009. Landforms and landscape evolution in the Skardu, Shigar and Braldu Valleys, Central Karakoram. Geomorphology, 103(2), 251-267. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2008.04.026

• Seong, Y.B., Owen, L.A., Bishop, M.P., Bush, A., Clendon, P., Copland, L., Finkel, R.C., Kamp, U., Shroder, J.F. 2008. Reply to comments by Matthias Kuhle on “Quaternary glacial history of the central Karakoram”. Quaternary Science Reviews, 27, 1656-1658. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2008.04.016

• Seong, Y.B., Owen, L.A., Bishop, M.P., Bush, A., Clendon, P., Copland, L., Finkel, R., Kamp, U. and Shroder, J.F. 2008. Rates of fluvial bedrock incision within an actively uplifting orogen: Central Karakoram Mountains, northern Pakistan. Geomorphology, 97, 274-286. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2007.08.011

• Copland, L., Mueller, D. and Weir, L. 2007. Rapid loss of the Ayles Ice Shelf, Ellesmere Island, Canada. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L21501, doi: 10.1029/2007GL031809.

• Seong, Y.B., Owen, L.A., Bishop, M.P., Bush, A., Clendon, P., Copland, L., Finkel, R.C., Kamp, U., Shroder, J.F. 2007. Quaternary glacial history of the Central Karakoram. Quaternary Science Reviews, 26, 3384-3405, doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2007.09.015.

• Glasser, N., Goodsell, B., Copland, L. and Lawson, W. 2006. Debris characteristics and ice-shelf dynamics in the ablation region of the McMurdo Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Journal of Glaciology, 52(177), 223-234.

• Bingham, R., Nienow, P. Sharp, M. and Copland, L. 2006. Hydrology and dynamics of a polythermal (mostly cold) High Arctic glacier. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 31, 1463-1479.

 

Étudiants supervisés

• Samantha Darling (M.Sc.)
• Tyler de Jong (M.Sc.)
• Adrienne White (M.Sc.)
• Nicole Schaffer (Ph.D.)
• Norah Foy (M.Sc.)
• Colleen Mortimer (M.Sc.)
• Sierra Pope (M.Sc.)
• Tyler Sylvestre (M.Sc.)
• Wesley VanWychen (M.Sc.)

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