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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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Irina OvereemBen HudsonJames Syvitski, Mikkelsen, A. B., Hasholt, B., van der Broeke, M. R., Noël, B. P. Y., Morlighem, M. 2017: Substantial export of suspended sediment to the global oceans from glacial erosion in Greenland. Nature Geoscience, 10: 859-863. DOI: 10.1038/ngeo3046

Hasenfratz, A. P., Schiebel, R., Thornalley, D. J. R., Schönfelde, J., Jaccard, S. L., Martínez-García, A., Holbourn, A., Anne Jennings, Kuhnt, W., Lear, C. H., Tom MarchittoUrsula Quillmann, Rosenthal, Y., Hauga, G. H. 2017: Mg/Ca-temperature calibration for the benthic foraminifera Melonis barleeanum and Melonis pompilioides. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 217: 365-383. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2017.08.038

Zhu, J., Liu, Z., Brady, E., Otto-Bliesner, B., Zhang, J., Noone, D., Tomas, R., Nusbaumer, J., Wong, T., Alexandra Jahn, Tabor, C. 2017: Reduced ENSO variability at the LGM revealed by an isotope-enabled Earth system model. Geophysical Research Letters, 44(13): 6984-6992. DOI: 10.1002/2017GL073406

Matys, E. D., Julio Sepúlveda, Pantoja, S., Lange, C. B., Caniupan, M., Lamy, F., Summons, R. E. 2017: Bacteriohopanepolyols along redox gradients in the Humboldt Current System off northern Chile. Geobiology, 15(6): 844-857. DOI: 10.1111/gbi.12250

Quay, P., Sonnerup, R., David Munro, Sweeney, C. 2017: Anthropogenic CO2 accumulation and uptake rates in the Pacific Ocean based on changes in the C-13/C-12 of dissolved inorganic carbon. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 31(1): 59-80. DOI: 10.1002/2016GB005460

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