Dr. H. (Harry) Zekollari


Harry Zekollari is a glaciologist with a specific interest in the evolution of mountain glaciers and ice caps under changing climatic conditions.

Research themes

Key publications

  • Zekollari, H., Huss, M., Farinotti, D. (2019), Modelling the future evolution of glaciers in the European Alps under the EURO-CORDEX RCM ensemble. The Cryosphere 13, 1125-1146, doi: 10.5194/tc-13-1125-2019
  • Zekollari, H., Goderis, S., Debaille, V., van Ginneken, M., ASTER Team, Gattacceca, J., Jull, A.J.T., Lenaerts, J., Yamaguchi, A., Huybrechts P., Claeys, P. (2019), Unravelling the high-altitude Nansen blue ice field meteorite trap (East Antarctica) and implications for regional palaeo-conditions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 248, 289-310, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2018.12.035
  • Zekollari, H., Huybrechts, P. (2018), Statistical modelling of the surface mass balance variability of the Morteratsch glacier, Switzerland: strong control of early melting season meteorological conditions. Journal of Glaciology 64(244), 275-288, doi: 10.1017/jog.2018.18 
  • Zekollari, H. (2017), TopoZeko: A MATLAB function for 3-D and 4-D topographical visualization in geosciences. SoftwareX 6, 285-292, doi: 10.1016/j.softx.2017.10.004
  • Zekollari, H., Lecavalier, B.S., Huybrechts, P. (2017), Holocene evolution of Hans Tausen Iskappe (Greenland), and implications for the palaeoclimatic evolution of the high Arctic. Quaternary Science Reviews 168, 182-193, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2017.05.010
  • Zekollari, H., Huybrechts, P., Noël, B., van de Berg, W.J., van den Broeke, M.R. (2017), Sensitivity, stability and future evolution of the world’s northernmost ice cap, Hans Tausen Iskappe (Greenland). The Cryospere 11, 805-825, doi: 10.5194/tc-11-805-2017
  • Zekollari, H., Huybrechts, P. (2015), On the climate-geometry imbalance, response time and volume-area scaling of an alpine glacier: insights from a 3-D flow model applied to Vadret da Morteratsch, Switzerland. Annals of Glaciology 56(70), 51-62, doi: 10.3189/2015AoG70A921
  • Zekollari, H., Huybrechts, P., Fürst, J.J. (2014), Modelling the evolution of Vadret da Morteratsch, Switzerland, since the Little Ice Age and into the future. Journal of Glaciology 60(224), 1155-1168, doi: 10.3189/2014JoG14J053
  • Zekollari, H., Huybrechts, P., Fürst, J.J., Rybak, O., Eisen, O. (2013), Calibration of a higher-order 3-D ice-flow model of the Morteratsch glacier complex, Engadin, Switzerland. Annals of Glaciology 54(63), 343-351, doi: 10.3189/2013AoG63A434

Harry Zekollari

Researcher glaciology