Research interests:

Glaciology, Calving, Tidewater glaciers, Plumes, Fjord Oceanography

Career history:

2017-2020: Postdoctoral Scholar at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, San Diego
2020-present: Research Fellow in Glaciology, University of St Andrews

Active research projects:

Ice Sheet Model Intercomparison Project (ISMIP6): http://www.climate-cryosphere.org/wiki/index.php?title=ISMIP6_wiki_page

Calving Laws for Ice Sheet Models (CALISMO): https://risweb.st-andrews.ac.uk/portal/en/projects/calving-laws-for-ice-sheet-models-calismo(34767af6-9ef3-420e-8e1b-725dfe4f4127).html

Recent publications:

S. Nowicki & 29 others (including D. Slater)
Experimental protocol for sea level projections from ISMIP6 stand-alone ice sheet models
The Cryosphere, 14, 2331-2368, doi:10.5194/tc-14-2331-2020

E. de Andrés, D. Slater, F. Straneo, J. Otero, S. Das and F. Navarro
Surface emergence of glacial plumes determined by fjord stratification
The Cryosphere, 14, 1951-1969, doi:10.5194/tc-14-1951-2020

D. Slater, D. Felikson, F. Straneo, H. Goelzer, M. Morlighem, X. Fettweis and S. Nowicki
Twenty-first century ocean forcing of the Greenland Ice Sheet for modeling of sea level contribution
The Cryosphere, 14, 985-1008, doi:10.5194/tc-14-985-2020

S. Cook, P. Christoffersen, J. Todd, D. Slater and N. Chauché
Coupled modelling of subglacial hydrology and calving-front melting at Store Glacier, West Greenland
The Cryosphere, 14, 905-924, doi:10.5194/tc-14-905-2020

D. Slater, F. Straneo, D. Felikson, C. Little, H. Goelzer, X. Fettweis and J. Holte (2019)
Estimating Greenland tidewater glacier retreat driven by submarine melting
The Cryosphere, 13, 2489-2509, doi:10.5194/tc-13-2489-2019