# Influential Publications

Selected from a total of 248 refereed publications.

- Donald F. Argus, W. Richard Peltier and Michael M. Watkins, Glacial Isostatic Adjustment Observed Using Very Long Baseline Interferometry and Satellite Laser Ranging Geodesy, J. Geophys. Res., 104, 29077 29093, 1999
- G. Jarvis and W.R. Peltier, Mantle Convection as a Boundary Layer Phenomenon, Geophys. J.R. Astr. Soc., 68, 389 427, 1982
- C.P. Caulfield and W.R. Peltier, The Anatomy of the Mixing Transition in Homogeneous and Stratified Free Shear Layers, J. Fluid Mech., 413, 1 47, 2000
- Bruce Douglas and W.R. Peltier, The Puzzle of Global Sea Level Rise, Physics Today, 35 40, March, 2002
- Andrew B.G. Bush and W.R. Peltier, Tropopause Folds and Synoptic Scale Baroclinic Wave Life Cycles, J. Atmos. Sci., 51, 1581 1604, 1994
- A.M. Tushingham and W.R. Peltier, Validation of the ICE 3G Model of Wurm Wisconsin Deglaciation Using a Global Data Base of Relative Sea Level Histories, J. Geophys. Res., 97, 3285 3304, 1992
- A.M. Forte, W.R. Peltier, A.M. Dziewonski and R.L. Woodward, Dynamic Surface Topography: A New Interpretation Based Upon Mantle Flow Models Derived from Seismic Tomography, Geophys. Res. Lett., 20, 225 228, 1993
- A.M. Tushingham and W.R. Peltier, ICE 3G: A New Global Model of Late Pleistocene Deglaciation Based Upon Geophysical Predictions of Post Glacial Relative Sea Level Change, J. Geophys. Res., 96, 4497 4523, 1991
- A.M. Forte and W.R. Peltier, Plate Tectonics and Aspherical Earth Structure: The Importance of Poloidal Toroidal Coupling, J. Geophys. Res., 92, 3645 3679, 1987
- A.M. Forte and W.R. Peltier, The Kinematics and Dynamics of Poloidal Toroidal Coupling in Mantle Flow: The Importance of Surface Plates and Lateral Viscousity Variations, Advances in Geophysics, 36, 1 119, 1994
- L. Tarasov and W.R. Peltier, Greenland Glacial History, Borehole Constraints and Eemian Extent, J. Geophys. Res., 108, 2143, 2003
- K. Sakai and W.R. Peltier, Deglaciation Induced Climate Variability: An Explicit Model of the Glacial Interglacial Transition That Simulates both the Bolling Allerod and Younger Dryas Events, J. Meteorological Soc. Japan, 76, 1029 1044, 1998
- K. Rostami, W. R. Peltier and A. Mangini, Quaternary Marine Terraces, Sea Level Changes and Uplift History of Patagonia, Argentina: Comparisons with Predictions of the ICE 4G (VM2) Model..., Quat. Sci. Rev., 19, 1495 1525, 2000
- J.X. Mitrovica, and W.R. Peltier, Present Day Secular Variations in the Zonal Harmonics of Earths Geopotential, J.Geophys. Res., 98, 4509 4526, 1993
- J.X. Mitrovica and W.R. Peltier, The Inference of Mantle Viscosity from an Inversion of the Fennoscandian Relaxation Spectrum, Geophys. J. Int., 114, 45 62, 1993
- J.X. Mitrovica and W.R. Peltier, On Postglacial Geoid Subsidence Over the Equatorial Oceans, J. Geophys. Res., 96, 20053 20071, 1991
- J.F. Scinocca and W.R. Peltier, Pulsating Downslope Windstorms, J. Atmos. Sci., 46, 2885 2914, 1989
- J.A. Clark, W.E. Farrell and W.R. Peltier, Global Changes in Postglacial Sea Level: a Numerical Calculation, Quaternary Research, 9, 265 287, 1978
- G.P. Klaassen and W.R. Peltier, The onset of Turbulence in Finite Amplitude Kelvin Helmholtz Billows, J. Fluid Mech., 155, 1 35, 1985
- G.P. Klaassen and W.R. Peltier, The Influence of Stratification on Secondary Instability in Free Shear Layers, J. Fluid Mech., 227, 71 106, 1991
- G.P. Klaassen and W.R. Peltier, The Role of Transverse Secondary Instabilities in the Evolution of Free Shear Layers, J. Fluid Mech., 202, 367 402, 1989
- T.L. Clark, W.R. Peltier, On the Evolution and Stability of Finite Amplitude Mountain Waves, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 34, 1715 1730, 1977
- T.L. Clark and W.R. Peltier, Critical Level Reflection and the Resonant Growth of Nonlinear Mountain Waves, J. Atmos. Sci., 41, 3122 3134, 1984
- T.J. Crowley, W.T. Hyde and W.R. Peltier, CO2 levels required for deglaciation of a near snowball Earth,Geophys. Res. Lettt. 28, 283 286, 2001
- S.M. Polavarapu, W.R. Peltier, The Structure and Nonlinear Evolution of Synoptic Scale Cyclones, Life Cycle Simulations with a Cloud Scale Model, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 47, 2645 2673, 1990
- P.G. Potylitsin and W.R. Piltier, Stratification Effects on the Stability of Columnar Vortices on the f plane, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 355, 45 79, 1998
- P.A. Davis, W.R. Peltier, Resonant Parallel Shear Instability in Stably Stratified Planetary Boundary Layer, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 33, 1287 1300, 1976
- P. Wu and W.R. Peltier, Viscous Gravitational Relaxation, Geophys. J.R. Astr. Soc., 70, 435 485, 1982
- P. Wu and W.R. Peltier, Pleistocene Deglaciation and the Earths Rotation: A New Analysis, Geophys. J.R. Astr. Soc., 76, 753 792, 1984
- N.J. Shackleton, A. Berger, and W.R. Peltier, An Alternative Astronomical Calibration of the Lower Pleistocene Timescale Based on ODP Site 677, Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences, 81, 251 261, 1990
- P. Wu and W.R. Peltier, Glacial Isostatic Adjustment and the Free Air Gravity Anomaly as a Constraint on Deep Mantle Viscosity, Geophys. J.R. Astron. Soc., 74, 377 449, 1983
- Lev Tarasov and W.R. Peltier, Greenland Glacial History and Local Geodynamic Consequences, Geophys. J. Int., 150, 198 229, 2002
- Lev Tarasov and W.R. Peltier, A Geophysically Constrained Large Ensemble Analysis of the Deglacial history of the North American Ice Sheet Complex, Quat. Sci. Rev., 23, 359 388, 2004
- L.P. Solheim and W.R. Peltier, Avalanche Effects in Phase Transition Modulated Thermal Convection, a Model of The Earths Mantle, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 6997 7018, 1994
- W.R. Peltier, Global Glacial Isostasy and the Surface of the Ice Age Earth: The ICE 5G (VM2) Model and GRACE, Invited Paper, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Science, 32, 111 149, 2004
- W.R. Peltier, Glacial Isostatic Adjustment II: The Inverse Problem, Geophys. J. Roy. Astr., Soc., 46, 669 706, 1976
- W.R. Peltier, Deglaciation Induced Vertical Motion of the North American Continent and Transient Lower Mantle Rheology, J. Geophys. Res., 91, 9099 9123, 1986
- W.R. Peltier, Dynamics of the Ice Age Earth, Advances in Geophysics, 24, 1 146, 1982
- W.R. Peltier, Constraint on Deep Mantle Viscosity from LAGEOS Acceleration Data, Nature, 304, 434 436, 1983
- W.R. Peltier, A.M. Forte, J.X. Mitrovica and A.M. Dziewonski, Earths Gravitational Field, Seismic Tomography Resolves the Enigma of the Laurentian Anomaly, Geophys. Res. Lett., 19, 1555 1558, 1992
- W.R. Peltier and T.L. Clark, The Evolution and Stability of Finite Amplitude Mountain Waves. Part II: Surface Wave Drag and Severe Downslope Windstorms, J. Atmos. Sci., 36, 1498 1529, 1979
- W.R. Peltier and Xianhua Jiang, Glacial Isostatic Adjustment and Earth Rotation: Refined Constraints on the Viscosity of the Deepest Mantle, Journal of Geophysical Research, 101, 3269 3290 (incl. correction in JGR, 102, 10101 10103, 1997), 1996
- W.R. Peltier and L.P. Solheim, The climate of the Earth at Last Glacial Maximum. Statistical equilibrium state and a mode of internal variability, Quat. Sci. Rev., 23, 335 357, 2004
- W.R. Peltier and L.P. Solheim, Mantle Phase Transitions and Layered Chaotic Convection, Geophys. Res. Lett., 19, 321 324, 1992
- W.R. Peltier and J.T. Andrews, Glacial Isostatic Adjustment I: the Forward Problem, Geophys. J. Roy astr. Soc., 46, 605 646, 1976
- W.R. Peltier and J.F. Scinocca, The Origin of Severe Downslope Windstorm Pulsations, J. Atmos. Sci., 47, 2853 2870, 1990
- W.R. Peltier and C.P. Caulfield, Mixing Efficiency in Stratified Shear Flows, Invited Paper, Ann. Rev. Fluid Mech., 35, 135 167, 2003
- W.R. Peltier and A.M. Tushingham, Influence of Glacial Isostatic Adjustment on Tide Gauge Measurements of Secular Sea Level Change, J. Geophys. Res., 96, 6779 6796, 1991
- W.R. Peltier and A.M. Tushingham, Global Sea Level Rise and the Greenhouse Effect: Might They be Connected, Science, 244, 806 810, 1989
- W.D. Smyth, G.P. Klaassen, and W.R. Peltier, Finite Amplitude Holmboe Waves, Geophys Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 43, 181 222, 1988
- W.D. Smyth and W.R. Peltier, Three Dimensionalization of Barotropic Vortices on the f plane. J. Fluid Mech. 265, 25 64, 1994
- William T. Hyde, Thomas J. Crowley, Lev Tarasov and W.R. Peltier, The Pangean Ice Age. Studies with a coupled Climate Ice Sheet Model, Climate Dynamics, 15, 619 629, 1999
- W.T. Hyde, Thomas J. Crowley, Steven Baum and W.R. Peltier, Neoproterozoic Snowball Earth Simulations with a Coupled Climate Ice Sheet Model, Nature, 405, 425 429, 2000
- W.R. Peltier, W.E. Farrell, J.A. Clark, Glacial Isostasy and Relative Sea Level: A Global Finite Element Model, Tectonophysics, 50, 81 110, 1978
- W.R. Peltier, The Thickness of the Continental Lithosphere, J. Geophys. Res., 89, B13, 11303 11316, 1984
- W.R. Peltier, The LAGEOS Constraint on Deep Mantle Viscosity: Results From a New Normal Mode Method for the Inversion of Viscoelastic Relaxation Spectra, J. Geophys. Res., 90, 9411 9421, 1985
- W.R. Peltier, The Impulse Response of a Maxwell Earth, Rev. Geophys. Space Phys., 12, 649 669, 1974
- W.R. Peltier, T.L. Clark, Nonlinear Mountain Waves in Two and Three Spatial Dimensions, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 109, 527 548, 1983
- W.R. Peltier, R.A. Drummond and A.M. Tushingham, Post Glacial Rebound and Transient Lower Mantle Rheology, Geophys. J.R. Astr. Soc., 87, 79 116, 1986
- W.R. Peltier, On Eustatic Sea Level History: Last Glacial Maximum to Holocene, Quaternary Science Reviews, 21, 377 396, 2002
- W.R. Peltier, Mantle Viscosity and Ice Age Ice Sheet Topography, Science, 273, 1359 1364, 1996
- W.R. Peltier, Lithospheric Thickness, Antarctic Deglaciation History, and Ocean Basin Discretization Effects in a Global Model of Postglacial Sea Level Change: A Summary of Some Sources of Nonuniqueness, Quaternary Research, 29, 93 112, 1988
- W.R. Peltier, Ice Age Paleotopography, Science, 265, 195 201, 1994
- W.R. Peltier, Ice Age Geodynamics, Invited Paper, Ann. Rev. Earth Planetary Sciences, 9, 199 225, 1981
- W.R. Peltier, Postglacial Variations in the Level of the Sea. Implications for Climate Dynamics and Solid Earth Geophysics, Reviews of Geophysics, 36, 603 689, 1998
- W.R. Peltier, Ian Shennan, Rosemarie Drummond and Ben Horton, On the Postglacial Isostatic adjustment of the British Isles and the Shallow Viscoelastic Structure of the Earth, Geophys. J. Int., 148, 443 475, 2002
- W.R. Peltier, Global Sea Level and Earth Rotation, Science, 240, 895 901, 1988
- W.R. Peltier, Global Sea Level Rise and Glacial Isostatic Adjustment, Global and Planetary Change, 20, 93 123, 1999
- W.R. Peltier, Global Glacial Isostatic Adjustment: Paleogeodetic and Space Geodetic Tests of the ICE 4G (VM2) Model, J. Quat. Sci., 17, 491 510, 2002