Colin R. Meyer

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor of Engineering
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences

303 MacLean, Thayer School of Engineering
HB 8000
Engineering Sciences
BS University of California, Berkeley, 2012
MASt University of Cambridge, 2013
PhD Harvard University, 2017

Selected Publications

Pierce Hunter, Colin R. Meyer, Brent M. Minchew, Marianne Haseloff, and Alan W. Rempel (2021). Thermal controls on ice stream shear marginsJ. Glaciol. 1-15. doi: 10.1017/jog.2020.118

Colin R. Meyer, Kaitlin M. Keegan, Ian Baker, and Robert L. Hawley (2020). A model for French press experiments of dry snow compactionCryosphere, 14:1449–1458, doi: 10.5194/tc-14-1449-2020

Brent M. Minchew, Colin R. Meyer, Samuel S. Pegler, et al. (2019). Comment on "Friction at the bed does not control fast glacier flow."Science, 363(6427) doi: 10.1126/science.aau6055

Colin R. Meyer, Anthony S. Downey, and Alan W. Rempel (2018). Freeze-on limits bed strength beneath sliding glaciers. Nat. Comms., 9(3242). doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-05716-1

Colin R. Meyer and Ian J. Hewitt (2017). A continuum model for meltwater flow through compacting snow.Cryosphere, 11:2799-2813. doi: 10.5194/tc-2017-128

Colin R. Meyer, Matheus C. Fernandes, Timothy T. Creyts, and James R. Rice (2016). Effects of ice deformation on Röthlisberger channels and implications for transitions in subglacial hydrologyJ. Glaciol. 62(234):750-762. doi: 10.1017/jog.2016.65