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Research Theme: Oceans

Here is an atmospheric-level view of all the Oceans
research and happenings at INSTAAR.

Research on any aspect of the world’s oceans, from the sea surface to the seafloor. Currents and circulation, water temperature, coastal processes, marine sediments, ocean chemistry, tides, sea ice, and water quality, among other subjects, are all part of the Oceans category.

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Valley, S. G., Lynch-Stieglitz, J., Tom Marchitto 2019: Intermediate water circulation changes in the Florida Straits from a 35 ka record of Mg/Li-derived temperature and Cd/Ca-derived seawater cadmium. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 523: 115692. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2019.06.032

Toon, O. B., Bardeen, C. G., Robock, A., Xia, L., Kristensen, H., McKinzie, M., Peterson, R. J., Cheryl HarrisonNikki Lovenduski, Turco, R. P. 2019: Rapid expansion of nuclear arsenals by Pakistan and India portend regional and global catastrophe. Science Advances, 5(10): eeeay5478. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aay5478

Zhang, L., Han, W., Li, Y., Nikki Lovenduski 2019: Variability of sea level and upper-ocean heat content in the Indian Ocean: Effects of Subtropical Indian Ocean Dipole and ENSO. Journal of Climate, 32: 7227-7245. DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0167.1

Kristen KrumhardtNikki Lovenduski, Long, M. C., Levy, M., Lindsay, K., Moore, J. K., Nissen, C. 2019: Coccolithophore growth and calcification in an acidified ocean: Insights From Community Earth System Model simulations. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 11(5): 1418-1437. DOI: 10.1029/2018MS001483

Punshon, S., Azetsu-Scott, K., Owen Sherwood, Edinger, E. N. 2019: Bottom water methane sources along the high latitude eastern Canadian continental shelf and their effects on the marine carbonate system. Marine Chemistry, 212: 83-95. DOI: 10.1016/j.marchem.2019.04.004

Gu, S., Liu, Z., Lynch‐Stieglitz, J. , Alexandra Jahn, Zhang, J., Lindsay, K., Wu, L. 2019: Assessing the ability of zonal δ18O contrast in benthic foraminifera to reconstruct deglacial evolution of Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 34(5): 800-812. DOI: 10.1029/2019PA003564

England, E., Alexandra Jahn, Polvani, L. 2019: Non-uniform contribution of internal variability to recent Arctic sea ice loss. Journal of Climate, 32: 4039-4053. DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0864.1

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