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13 Dec 2019
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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