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13 May 2022
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Currents generated by the sea breeze in the southern Caspian Sea
Mina Masoud and Rich Pawlowicz
Ocean Sci., 18, 675–692, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-675-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-675-2022, 2022
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10 May 2022
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Marine heatwaves in the Arabian Sea
Abhisek Chatterjee, Gouri Anil, and Lakshmi R. Shenoy
Ocean Sci., 18, 639–657, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-639-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-639-2022, 2022
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03 Mar 2022
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Using machine learning and beach cleanup data to explain litter quantities along the Dutch North Sea coast
Mikael L. A. Kaandorp, Stefanie L. Ypma, Marijke Boonstra, Henk A. Dijkstra, and Erik van Sebille
Ocean Sci., 18, 269–293, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-269-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-269-2022, 2022
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18 Feb 2022
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Autonomous methane seep site monitoring offshore western Svalbard: hourly to seasonal variability and associated oceanographic parameters
Knut Ola Dølven, Bénédicte Ferré, Anna Silyakova, Pär Jansson, Peter Linke, and Manuel Moser
Ocean Sci., 18, 233–254, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-233-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-233-2022, 2022
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06 Jan 2022
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Arctic sea level variability from high-resolution model simulations and implications for the Arctic observing system
Guokun Lyu, Nuno Serra, Meng Zhou, and Detlef Stammer
Ocean Sci., 18, 51–66, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-51-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-18-51-2022, 2022
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02 Dec 2021
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Rectified tidal transport in Lofoten–Vesterålen, northern Norway
Eli Børve, Pål Erik Isachsen, and Ole Anders Nøst
Ocean Sci., 17, 1753–1773, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1753-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1753-2021, 2021
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08 Nov 2021
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Dynamics of fortnightly water level variations along a tide-dominated estuary with negligible river discharge
Erwan Garel, Ping Zhang, and Huayang Cai
Ocean Sci., 17, 1605–1621, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1605-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1605-2021, 2021
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06 Oct 2021
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Interannual variability in contributions of the Equatorial Undercurrent (EUC) to Peruvian upwelling source water
Gandy Maria Rosales Quintana, Robert Marsh, and Luis Alfredo Icochea Salas
Ocean Sci., 17, 1385–1402, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1385-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1385-2021, 2021
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01 Oct 2021
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Drifting dynamics of the bluebottle (Physalia physalis)
Daniel Lee, Amandine Schaeffer, and Sjoerd Groeskamp
Ocean Sci., 17, 1341–1351, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1341-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1341-2021, 2021
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28 Sep 2021
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A dynamically based method for estimating the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation at 26° N from satellite altimetry
Alejandra Sanchez-Franks, Eleanor Frajka-Williams, Ben I. Moat, and David A. Smeed
Ocean Sci., 17, 1321–1340, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1321-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1321-2021, 2021
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01 Jul 2021
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Tropical deoxygenation sites revisited to investigate oxygen and nutrient trends
Lothar Stramma and Sunke Schmidtko
Ocean Sci., 17, 833–847, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-833-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-833-2021, 2021
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05 May 2021
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FES2014 global ocean tide atlas: design and performance
Florent H. Lyard, Damien J. Allain, Mathilde Cancet, Loren Carrère, and Nicolas Picot
Ocean Sci., 17, 615–649, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-615-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-615-2021, 2021
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09 Apr 2021
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Medusa–Aqua system: simultaneous measurement and evaluation of novel potential halogenated transient tracers HCFCs, HFCs, and PFCs in the ocean
Pingyang Li and Toste Tanhua
Ocean Sci., 17, 509–525, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-509-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-509-2021, 2021
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17 Feb 2021
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Response of tidal flow regime and sediment transport in North Malé Atoll, Maldives, to coastal modification and sea level rise
Shuaib Rasheed, Simon C. Warder, Yves Plancherel, and Matthew D. Piggott
Ocean Sci., 17, 319–334, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-319-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-319-2021, 2021
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02 Feb 2021
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The transient sensitivity of sea level rise
Aslak Grinsted and Jens Hesselbjerg Christensen
Ocean Sci., 17, 181–186, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-181-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-181-2021, 2021
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04 Jan 2021
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Glider-based observations of CO2 in the Labrador Sea
Nicolai von Oppeln-Bronikowski, Brad de Young, Dariia Atamanchuk, and Douglas Wallace
Ocean Sci., 17, 1–16, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1-2021, 2021
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30 Oct 2020
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Beaching patterns of plastic debris along the Indian Ocean rim
Mirjam van der Mheen, Erik van Sebille, and Charitha Pattiaratchi
Ocean Sci., 16, 1317–1336, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1317-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1317-2020, 2020
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20 Oct 2020
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Connecting flow–topography interactions, vorticity balance, baroclinic instability and transport in the Southern Ocean: the case of an idealized storm track
Julien Jouanno and Xavier Capet
Ocean Sci., 16, 1207–1223, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1207-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1207-2020, 2020
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18 Sep 2020
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The Ekman spiral for piecewise-uniform viscosity
David G. Dritschel, Nathan Paldor, and Adrian Constantin
Ocean Sci., 16, 1089–1093, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1089-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1089-2020, 2020
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20 Jan 2020
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Why did deep convection persist over four consecutive winters (2015–2018) southeast of Cape Farewell?
Patricia Zunino, Herlé Mercier, and Virginie Thierry
Ocean Sci., 16, 99–113, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-99-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-99-2020, 2020
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13 Dec 2019
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Generation of Rossby waves off the Cape Verde Peninsula: the role of the coastline
Jérôme Sirven, Juliette Mignot, and Michel Crépon
Ocean Sci., 15, 1667–1690, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1667-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1667-2019, 2019
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28 Aug 2019
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CO2 effects on diatoms: a synthesis of more than a decade of ocean acidification experiments with natural communities
Lennart Thomas Bach and Jan Taucher
Ocean Sci., 15, 1159–1175, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1159-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1159-2019, 2019
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13 Aug 2019
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High-resolution underwater laser spectrometer sensing provides new insights into methane distribution at an Arctic seepage site
Pär Jansson, Jack Triest, Roberto Grilli, Bénédicte Ferré, Anna Silyakova, Jürgen Mienert, and Jérôme Chappellaz
Ocean Sci., 15, 1055–1069, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1055-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1055-2019, 2019
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28 May 2019
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Impacts of Three Gorges Dam's operation on spatial–temporal patterns of tide–river dynamics in the Yangtze River estuary, China
Huayang Cai, Xianyi Zhang, Min Zhang, Leicheng Guo, Feng Liu, and Qingshu Yang
Ocean Sci., 15, 583–599, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-583-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-583-2019, 2019
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11 Jan 2019
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Atmospheric histories, growth rates and solubilities in seawater and other natural waters of the potential transient tracers HCFC-22, HCFC-141b, HCFC-142b, HFC-134a, HFC-125, HFC-23, PFC-14 and PFC-116
Pingyang Li, Jens Mühle, Stephen A. Montzka, David E. Oram, Benjamin R. Miller, Ray F. Weiss, Paul J. Fraser, and Toste Tanhua
Ocean Sci., 15, 33–60, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-33-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-33-2019, 2019
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29 Nov 2018
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What can seabirds tell us about the tide?
Matthew Cooper, Charles Bishop, Matthew Lewis, David Bowers, Mark Bolton, Ellie Owen, and Stephen Dodd
Ocean Sci., 14, 1483–1490, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1483-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1483-2018, 2018
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19 Nov 2018
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From sea ice to seals: a moored marine ecosystem observatory in the Arctic
Claudine Hauri, Seth Danielson, Andrew M. P. McDonnell, Russell R. Hopcroft, Peter Winsor, Peter Shipton, Catherine Lalande, Kathleen M. Stafford, John K. Horne, Lee W. Cooper, Jacqueline M. Grebmeier, Andrew Mahoney, Klara Maisch, Molly McCammon, Hank Statscewich, Andy Sybrandy, and Thomas Weingartner
Ocean Sci., 14, 1423–1433, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1423-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1423-2018, 2018
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27 Sep 2018
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World Ocean Circulation Experiment – Argo Global Hydrographic Climatology
Viktor Gouretski
Ocean Sci., 14, 1127–1146, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1127-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1127-2018, 2018
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04 Sep 2018
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Technical note: Two types of absolute dynamic ocean topography
Peter C. Chu
Ocean Sci., 14, 947–957, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-947-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-947-2018, 2018
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27 Aug 2018
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Overflow of cold water across the Iceland–Faroe Ridge through the Western Valley
Bogi Hansen, Karin Margretha Húsgarð Larsen, Steffen Malskær Olsen, Detlef Quadfasel, Kerstin Jochumsen, and Svein Østerhus
Ocean Sci., 14, 871–885, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-871-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-871-2018, 2018
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11 Jul 2018
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On the role of the North Equatorial Counter Current during a strong El Niño
David John Webb
Ocean Sci., 14, 633–660, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-633-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-633-2018, 2018
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25 Jun 2018
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Electromagnetic characteristics of ENSO
Johannes Petereit, Jan Saynisch, Christopher Irrgang, Tobias Weber, and Maik Thomas
Ocean Sci., 14, 515–524, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-515-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-515-2018, 2018
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22 Jun 2018
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Acoustic mapping of mixed layer depth
Christian Stranne, Larry Mayer, Martin Jakobsson, Elizabeth Weidner, Kevin Jerram, Thomas C. Weber, Leif G. Anderson, Johan Nilsson, Göran Björk, and Katarina Gårdfeldt
Ocean Sci., 14, 503–514, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-503-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-503-2018, 2018
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06 Jun 2018
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High-resolution diapycnal mixing map of the Alboran Sea thermocline from seismic reflection images
Jhon F. Mojica, Valentí Sallarès, and Berta Biescas
Ocean Sci., 14, 403–415, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-403-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-403-2018, 2018
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04 Jun 2018
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Consideration of various aspects in a drift study of MH370 debris
Oleksandr Nesterov
Ocean Sci., 14, 387–402, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-387-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-387-2018, 2018
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02 Mar 2018
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Decorrelation scales for Arctic Ocean hydrography – Part I: Amerasian Basin
Hiroshi Sumata, Frank Kauker, Michael Karcher, Benjamin Rabe, Mary-Louise Timmermans, Axel Behrendt, Rüdiger Gerdes, Ursula Schauer, Koji Shimada, Kyoung-Ho Cho, and Takashi Kikuchi
Ocean Sci., 14, 161–185, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-161-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-161-2018, 2018
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21 Sep 2017
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Response to Filchner–Ronne Ice Shelf cavity warming in a coupled ocean–ice sheet model – Part 1: The ocean perspective
Ralph Timmermann and Sebastian Goeller
Ocean Sci., 13, 765–776, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-13-765-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-13-765-2017, 2017
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20 Jul 2017
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The double high tide at Port Ellen: Doodson's criterion revisited
Hannah A. M. Byrne, J. A. Mattias Green, and David G. Bowers
Ocean Sci., 13, 599–607, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-13-599-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-13-599-2017, 2017
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02 Mar 2017
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Characteristics and causes of Deep Western Boundary Current transport variability at 34.5° S during 2009–2014
Christopher S. Meinen, Silvia L. Garzoli, Renellys C. Perez, Edmo Campos, Alberto R. Piola, Maria Paz Chidichimo, Shenfu Dong, and Olga T. Sato
Ocean Sci., 13, 175–194, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-13-175-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-13-175-2017, 2017
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26 Jul 2016
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Observed and simulated full-depth ocean heat-content changes for 1970–2005
Lijing Cheng, Kevin E. Trenberth, Matthew D. Palmer, Jiang Zhu, and John P. Abraham
Ocean Sci., 12, 925–935, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-12-925-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-12-925-2016, 2016
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26 Apr 2016
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Mapping turbulent diffusivity associated with oceanic internal lee waves offshore Costa Rica
Will F. J. Fortin, W. Steven Holbrook, and Raymond W. Schmitt
Ocean Sci., 12, 601–612, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-12-601-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-12-601-2016, 2016
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07 Nov 2014
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Changes in extreme regional sea surface height due to an abrupt weakening of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation
S.-E. Brunnabend, H. A. Dijkstra, M. A. Kliphuis, B. van Werkhoven, H. E. Bal, F. Seinstra, J. Maassen, and M. van Meersbergen
Ocean Sci., 10, 881–891, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-881-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-881-2014, 2014
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11 Aug 2014
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Weighing the ocean with bottom-pressure sensors: robustness of the ocean mass annual cycle estimate
Joanne Williams, C. W. Hughes, M. E. Tamisiea, and S. D. P. Williams
Ocean Sci., 10, 701–718, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-701-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-701-2014, 2014
06 Aug 2014
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Impact of a 30% reduction in Atlantic meridional overturning during 2009–2010
H. L. Bryden, B. A. King, G. D. McCarthy, and E. L. McDonagh
Ocean Sci., 10, 683–691, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-683-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-683-2014, 2014
19 Jun 2014
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Sources of 21st century regional sea-level rise along the coast of northwest Europe
T. Howard, A. K. Pardaens, J. L. Bamber, J. Ridley, G. Spada, R. T. W. L. Hurkmans, J. A. Lowe, and D. Vaughan
Ocean Sci., 10, 473–483, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-473-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-473-2014, 2014
09 May 2014
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Adapting to life: ocean biogeochemical modelling and adaptive remeshing
J. Hill, E. E. Popova, D. A. Ham, M. D. Piggott, and M. Srokosz
Ocean Sci., 10, 323–343, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-323-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-323-2014, 2014
06 Feb 2014
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Observed decline of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation 2004–2012
D. A. Smeed, G. D. McCarthy, S. A. Cunningham, E. Frajka-Williams, D. Rayner, W. E. Johns, C. S. Meinen, M. O. Baringer, B. I. Moat, A. Duchez, and H. L. Bryden
Ocean Sci., 10, 29–38, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-29-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-29-2014, 2014
02 May 2013
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MERIS-based ocean colour classification with the discrete Forel–Ule scale
M. R. Wernand, A. Hommersom, and H. J. van der Woerd
Ocean Sci., 9, 477–487, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-9-477-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-9-477-2013, 2013