Dr Tom Holt

BSc (Hons) in Geography from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth MSc (Hons) in Glaciology in 2006, UWA PhD from Aberystwyth University, 2008-2012

Dr Tom Holt


Department of Geography and Earth Sciences

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Dr. Tom Holt is a Lecturer in Physical Geography, specialising in glaciology and remote sensing. His research focuses on the use of optical, radar and microwave imagery and data to quantify changes in the cryosphere.


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Office Hours (Student Contact Times)

  • Tuesday 13:00-15:00
  • Thursday 13:00-15:00


Kamintzis, JE, Jones, JPP, Irvine-Fynn, T, Holt, T, Bunting, P, Jennings, SJA, Porter, PR & Hubbard, B 2018, 'Assessing the applicability of terrestrial laser scanning for mapping englacial conduits' Journal of Glaciology, vol. 64, no. 243, pp. 37. https://doi.org/10.1017/jog.2017.81
Kamintzis, JE, Irvine-Fynn, T, Holt, T, Jones, JPP, Tooth, S, Griffiths, H & Hubbard, B 2018, 'Knickpoint evolution in a supraglacial stream' Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography, vol. 101, no. 2, pp. 118-135. https://doi.org/10.1080/04353676.2018.1549945
Jones, C, Ryan, J, Holt, T & Hubbard, A 2018, 'Structural glaciology of Isunguata Sermia, West Greenland' Journal of Maps, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 517-527. https://doi.org/10.1080/17445647.2018.1507952
Ryan, JC, Hubbard, A, Box, JE, Brough, S, Cameron, K, Cook, JM, Cooper, M, Doyle, SH, Edwards, A, Holt, T, Irvine-Fynn, T, Jones, C, Pitcher, LH, Rennermalm, ÅK, Smith, LC, Stibal, M & Snooke, N 2017, 'Derivation of High Spatial Resolution Albedo from UAV Digital Imagery: Application over the Greenland Ice Sheet' Frontiers in Earth Science, vol. 4, 40. https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2017.00040
Carr, R, Bell, H, Killick, R & Holt, T 2017 'Exceptional retreat of Novaya Zemlya's marine-terminating outlet glaciers between 2000 and 2013' Cryosphere Discussions, pp. 2149-2174.
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