I am happy provide pdfs of articles upon request.

Highlighted publications

JGR Commentary by N. Arnold (2019) on the modeling of sediment transport in ice-walled subglacial channels (Free access paper here)

Highlight in the bi-annual newsletter of the British Society for Geomorphology for the ESP&L paper on bedrock channel incision (pdf here).

Peer reviewed


Beaud, F., Flowers, G. E., Venditti, J. G. Modeling Sediment Transport in Ice‐Walled Subglacial Channels and Its Implications for Esker Formation and Proglacial Sediment Yields, Journal of Geophysical Research — Earth Surface, https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JF004779

Beaud, F., Venditti, J. G., Flowers, G. E., and Koppes, M. (2018) Excavation of subglacial bedrock channels by seasonal meltwater flow. Earth Surface Processes Landforms, 43: 1960–1972. https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.4367.


Beaud, F., Flowers, G. E., and Venditti, J. G. (2016) Efficacy of bedrock erosion by subglacial water flow, Earth Surface Dynamics, 4, 125-145, https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-125-2016.


Beaud, F., Flowers, G. E., Pimentel, S. (2014) Seasonal-scale abrasion and quarrying patterns from a two-dimensional ice-flow model coupled to distributed and channelized subglacial drainage, Geomorphology, Vol. 219, p. 176-191, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.04.036.


Herman, F., Beaud, F., Champagnac, J. D., Lemieux, J. M., & Sternai, P. (2011). Glacial hydrology and erosion patterns: a mechanism for carving glacial valleys. Earth and Planetary Science Letters310(3-4), 498-508, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2011.08.022.