Publications & Abstracts

In review:

[14] Winsor, K. Babcock, E., Swanger, K.M., Dickson, J.L., Valletta, R.D., and Schmidt, D., Quaternary development of a large rock glacier and its potential geochemical relationship with Don Juan Pond, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, in review at Permafrost and Periglacial Processes.

Peer-reviewed publications:


[13] Hatfield, R.G., Reyes, A.E., Stoner, J.S., Carlson, A.E., Beard, B.L., Winsor, K., and Welke, B., 2016. Interglacial responses of the southern Greenland ice sheet over the last 430 ka, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 454, 225-236.

[12] Ullman, D.J., Carlson, A.E., Hostetler, S.W., Clark, P.U., Cuzzone, J., Milne, G.A., Winsor, K., and Caffee, M., 2016. Final Laurentide ice-sheet deglaciation and Holocene climate-sea level change, Quaternary Science Reviews, 152, 49-59.


[11] Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Welke, B., and Reilly, B., Early deglacial onset of southwestern Greenland ice-sheet retreat on the continental shelf, Quaternary Science Reviews, 128, 117-126.

[10] Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Caffee, M., and Rood, D.H., Rapid last-deglacial thinning and retreat of the marine-terminating southwestern Greenland ice sheetEarth and Planetary Science Letters, 426, 1-12.


[9]  Carlson, A.E., Winsor, K., Ullman, D.J., Brook, E.J., Rood, D.H., LeGrande, A.N., Anslow, F.S., 2014. Earliest Holocene south Greenland ice-sheet retreat within its late-Holocene extent, Geophysical Research Letters, 41, 5514-5521.

[8]  Brandriss, M., Mason, S., and Winsor, K., 2014, Rhythmic layering formed by deposition of plagioclase phenocrysts from influxes of porphyritic magma in the Cuillin Centre, Isle of Skye, Journal of Petrology, 55, 1479-1510.

[7]  Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., and Rood, D.H., 10Be dating of the Narsarsuaq moraine in southernmost Greenland: evidence for a late-Holocene ice advance exceeding the Little Ice Age maximum, Quaternary Science Reviews, 98, 135-143.

[6]  Reyes, A.V., Carlson, A.E., Beard, B.L., Hatfield, R.G., Stoner, J.S., Winsor, K., Welke, B., and Ullman, D.J., 2014, South Greenland ice-sheet collapse during Marine Isotope Stage 11, Nature, 510, 525-528. 

[5]  Reusche, M., Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Marcott, S.A., Rood, D.H., Novak, A., Roof, S., Retelle, M., Werner, A., Caffee, M., and Clark, P.U., 2014, 10Be surface exposure ages on the late-Pleistocene and Holocene history of Linnebreen on SvalbardQuaternary Science Reviews, 89, 5-12.


[4] Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Klinkhammer, G.P., Stoner, J.S., and Hatfield, R.G., 2012, Evolution of the northeast Labrador Sea during the last interglaciationGeochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 13, Q11006.

[3]  Winsor, K., Curran, H.A., Greer, L., and Glumac, B., 2012, Classification and paleoenvironmental implications of unusual mid-Holocene serpulid/tufa bioherms, Enriquillo Valley, southwestern Dominican Republic,  Palaios, 27, 693-706.

[2]  Hoffman, J.S., Carlson, A.C., Winsor, K., Klinkhammer, G.P., LeGrande, A.N., Andrews, J.T., and Strasser, J.C., 2012, Linking the 8.2 ka event and its freshwater forcing in the Labrador SeaGeophysical Research Letters, 39, L18703.

[1]  Carlson, A.E., and Winsor, K., 2012Northern hemisphere ice-sheet responses to past climate warming, Nature Geoscience, 5, 607-613.

Conference Abstracts:

  • Winsor, K., Swanger, K.M., Babcock, E., Valletta, R.D., and Dickson, J.L., 2016. Multiple ice advances suggested by rock glacier stratigraphy and surface weathering in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, East Antarctica: American Geophysical Union.
  • Swanger, K.M., Winsor, K., DeWitt, R., Babcock, E., Valletta, R.D., and Dickson, J.L., 2016. Buried glacial ice in the McMurdo Dry Valleys: climate archives on the edge of change: Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Swanger, K.M., Dickson, J.L., Babcock, E., and Valletta, R.D., 2016, Potential rock glacier surface sediment contribution to meltwater geochemistry: A Wright Valley case study: Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Swanger, K.M., Valletta, R.D., Dickson, J.L., and Babcock, E., 2016, Long-term surface weathering along a rock glacier in the South Fork of Wright Valley, East Antarctica: Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., and *Taylor, N.C., 2015, Ice retreat forcings in southwest Greenland from the Last Glacial Maximum through the late Holocene: American Geophysical Union.
  • Winsor, K., and Swanger, K., 2015, First thoughts about being outside in the very cold land: did we get rocks that will let us study how warm and wet it was in the past? American Geophysical Union (informal education session).
  • Winsor, K., Domack, E., Scholz, C., and Hare, A., 2015, Deglacial to Holocene sedimentation and surface processes in Oneida Lake: preliminary seismic stratigraphy: Geological Society of America Northeast Section Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., *Welke, B., and Reilly, B., 2014, Southwestern Greenland ice sheet retreat from the outer continental shelf by 18 ka: American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson A.E., Klinkhammer, G.P., *Welke, B., and *Hoffman, J.S., 2013, Eirik Drift planktic foraminiferal Mg/Ca-derived temperatures during the most recent five interglaciations: American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., and Rood, D.H., 2013, Pre-Little Ice Age Late-Holocene glacial maximum in southern Greenland: PALSEA2 Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Klinkhammer, G.P., Welke, B., and Hoffman, J.S., 2012, Near-surface ocean temperatures south of Greenland over the past 400,000 years: American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Caffee, M., Klinkhammer, G.P., and Rood, D., 2012, Coastal southwest Greenland outlet glacier thinning and retreat during peak deglacial northeast Labrador Sea warming: PAGES Paleo Sea Level Workshop.
  • Winsor, K., 2011, Evidence for a relationship between ocean warming and southwest Greenland Ice Sheet retreat during the last deglaciation: Graduate Climate Conference.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Caffee, M., and Klinkhammer, 2011, Termination I coastal thinning and retreat chronology of the southwestern Greenland Ice Sheet using 10Be exposure dating: XVIII INQUA Congress, Abstract 1506.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., and Klinkhammer, G.P., 2011, A possible North Atlantic Oscillation-like explanation for last interglacial temperature trends near Greenland: PAGES Past Interglacials Workshop.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., and Caffee, M., 2010, Deglacial ice sheet retreat along the southwest Greenland coast: preliminary 10Be exposure chronology: American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplements, Abstract PP11D-1458.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., and Klinkhammer, G.P., 2010, Mg/Ca-derived temperatures for Neogloboquadrina pachyderma (s) in low temperature environments: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta: Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts 2010, Volume 74, Issue 11, p. A1138.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Harvey, J.F., Caffee, M., 2010, Preliminary deglacial surface exposure ages from coastal south Greenland: Annual Arctic Workshop.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Klinkhammer, G.P., Haley, B.A., Stoner, J.S., and Hillaire-Marcel, C., 2009, The relationship between East Greenland Current temperature and southern Greenland Ice Sheet runoff during the last two deglaciations: Eos Transactions, American Geophysical Union, v. 90, no. 52, Fall Meeting Supplements, Abstract PP21A-1322.
  • Winsor, K., Carlson, A.E., Klinkhammer, G.P., Obbink, E., Colville, E., Marcott, S., and Kozdon, R., 2009, Northwest Atlantic planktonic foraminiferal Mg/Ca-temperatures during the last and penultimate deglaciations: Geological Society of America North-Central Section Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 41, no. 4, p. 7.
  • Winsor, K., and McManus, J.F., 2008, Benthic foraminiferal Mg/Ca temperature record of the MIS 12-11 glacial cycle: Implications for climate variability and sea level: American Society of Limnology and Oceanography Annual Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., and Last, G.V., 2008, Stratigraphic control on CCl4 and CHCl3 concentrations in the 200 West Area, Hanford Site: Journal of Undergraduate Research, v. 8, p. 144-149. (not peer-reviewed)
  • Winsor, K., Curran, H.A., Greer, L., Glumac, B., and Tibert, N.E., 2007. Regional and climatic contributions to the formation of Holocene serpulid tube/tufa mounds of the Enriquillo Valley, Dominican Republic: Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Meeting.
  • Winsor, K., Curran, H.A., Greer, L., and Glumac, B., 2006, Paleoenvironmental implications of mid-Holocene serpulid tube/tufa mounds and underlying coral colonies: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 38, no. 7, p. 68.