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  1. Surface hoar by the aspect, Penticton, May 2012


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    Simon Horton talks about his research to predict the size of surface hoar hoar crystals that form on different aspects. He also presents his ideas for estimating the persistence of buried layers based…

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    • Fracture character in compression tests


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      This presentation video for advanced recreationists and practitioners identifies the five types of fracture character and shows the frequency of skier triggering on slopes that exhibited each type…

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      • To dig, or not to dig?


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        This is part of a presentation given at the 2014 International Snow Science Workshop, in Banff AB. Please see the corresponding paper for more details: ucalgary.ca/asarc/Issw2014/RsoHaladuick

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        • Has the snow climate changed in western Canadian mountains?


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          Climate change has been a focus for the avalanche world over the last few years, and our group has recently contributed two papers to the discussion, which we have summarised here. They both look…

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          • Should we measure surface temperature?


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            A comparison between regular contact thermometers and IR measurements.

          • Monte Carlo concepts illustrated with avalanche risk to a logging road


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            First draft. I am working on a simpler video.

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            • Example of Bayesian updating applied to avalanche forecasting


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              This video uses a simple avalanche forecasting problem for a ski area to illustrate Bayes Rule, which is a method for updating a numerical probability based on new information. It is applied to pre-season…

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              • Demystifying the Monte Carlo method with a simple example


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                This is a sequel to the video on quantitative risk analysis for a structure in an avalanche path.

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                • Modelling surface hoar formation and evolution


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                  This was presented at the 2012 International Snow Science Workshop in Anchorage, Alaska. Full paper available: http://www.ucalgary.ca/asarc/files/asarc/Issw2012_SurfaceHoarModelling_Horton.pdf

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                  • Which field observation for which avalanche character?


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                    This is part of a presentation given at the 2014 International Snow Science Workshop, in Banff AB. Please see the corresponding paper for more details: http://www.ucalgary.ca/asarc/Issw2014/RsoHaladuick

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                    • Deep Slab Avalanche Research


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                      Mike Conlan's PhD research aims to improve forecasting for deep slab avalanches. Presented at the Canadian Avalanche Association/Canadian Avalanche Centre's Spring Conference on May 4,…

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