My Katla-related publications


K.T. Smith and A.J. Dugmore (2006) Jökulhlaups circa Landnám: mid- to late first millennium AD floods in south Iceland and their implications for landscapes of settlement, South Iceland. Geografiska Annaler, 88A (2): 165-176.

K.T. Smith and H. Haraldsson (2006) A late Holocene jökulhlaup, Markarfljót, Iceland: nature and impacts. Jökull. 55, 75-86.

G. Larsen, K.T. Smith, O. Knudsen, A. Newton (2005) Jökulhlaup til Vestur frá Mýrdalsjökli : Ummerki um forsöguleg hlaup niður Markarfljót. 75-98. Report on Katla floods to west of Mýrdalsjökull to Icelandic Civil Protection Agency.

Presentations and published abstracts:

K.T.Smith (2006) ´Did late prehistoric jökulhlaups make the Markarfljót a misleadingly attractive place to settle?´, seminar talk presented at the Friday Seminar Series at Nordic Volcanological Institute, Reykjavík, March 2006.

K.T.Smith, G. Larsen, AJ Newton, AJ Dugmore (2005) ‘Volcanogenic floods and rain-triggered lahars: A Holocene chronology constrained by Icelandic tephras’, conference talk at MAEGS 14, 14th Meeting of the Association of European Geological Societies, Natural hazards related to recent geological processes and regional evolution, Torino, Italy, 19th - 23rd September 2005.

K.T. Smith, G. Larsen, A.J. Dugmore and A. Newton (2004) ‘Floods from Mýrdalsjökull and Eyjafjallajökull: 4500BP-10th Century’, invited talk Katla jökulhlaup workshop, Reykjavik, Iceland. 4th October 2004.

K.T. Smith (2003) ‘Glacier floods as landscape-forming events: their role in producing the environment of settlement, South Iceland’, conference talk at Northern Coasts and Islands: Early Connections, Canadian Studies and Scandinavian Studies, University of Edinburgh, May 2003.

K.T. Smith (2002) ‘Holocene jökulhlaups in the Markarfljót, Southern Iceland: Triggers and Impacts of Large-scale Flooding’ seminar talk to the Physical Geography Discussion Group, Institute of Geography, University of Edinburgh.

K.T. Smith, A.J. Dugmore, G. Larsen, E.G. Vilmundardóttir, H. Haraldsson (2002) ‘New evidence for Holocene jökulhlaup routes west of Mýrdalsjökull', poster presented at 25th Nordic Geological Winter Meeting, University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland, January 2002.

K.T. Smith (2001) ‘Holocene jökulhlaups, North Western Mýrdalsjökull, Iceland – New evidence and wider significance’ abstract for poster presentation at USGS Earth Systems Processes – Global Meeting, Edinburgh, June 2001.

K.T. Smith, A. Dugmore and G. Larsen (2000) ‘Holocene jökulhlaup activity at Entujökull, Iceland’ poster presented at Volcano/ice interaction workshop, Reykjavík, Iceland. August 2000.

K. Smith (2000) ‘Holocene jökulhlaup activity, Entujökull, Iceland’ poster presented at Iceland 2000 conference, Keele University, Keele, UK, April 2000.