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Physical, chemical and biological oceanography of the Mediterranean Sea Editor(s): S. Sparnocchia, N. Kress, T. Tanhua, and M. Hoppema Download citations of all papers: Bibtex EndNote Reference Manager
09 Jan 2015
Thermohaline properties in the Eastern Mediterranean in the last three decades: is the basin returning to the pre-EMT situation?
V. Cardin, G. Civitarese, D. Hainbucher, M. Bensi, and A. Rubino
Ocean Sci., 11, 53-66, doi:10.5194/os-11-53-2015, 2015
09 Jan 2015
Is coccolithophore distribution in the Mediterranean Sea related to seawater carbonate chemistry?
A. Oviedo, P. Ziveri, M. Álvarez, and T. Tanhua
Ocean Sci., 11, 13-32, doi:10.5194/os-11-13-2015, 2015
18 Aug 2014
Computation of a new mean dynamic topography for the Mediterranean Sea from model outputs, altimeter measurements and oceanographic in situ data
M.-H. Rio, A. Pascual, P.-M. Poulain, M. Menna, B. Barceló, and J. Tintoré
Ocean Sci., 10, 731-744, doi:10.5194/os-10-731-2014, 2014
07 Aug 2014
The Mediterranean is becoming saltier
M. Borghini, H. Bryden, K. Schroeder, S. Sparnocchia, and A. Vetrano
Ocean Sci., 10, 693-700, doi:10.5194/os-10-693-2014, 2014
29 Jul 2014
Hydrographic situation during cruise M84/3 and P414 (spring 2011) in the Mediterranean Sea
D. Hainbucher, A. Rubino, V. Cardin, T. Tanhua, K. Schroeder, and M. Bensi
Ocean Sci., 10, 669-682, doi:10.5194/os-10-669-2014, 2014
14 Jul 2014
Observations of a phytoplankton spring bloom onset triggered by a density front in NW Mediterranean
A. Olita, S. Sparnocchia, S. Cusí, L. Fazioli, R. Sorgente, J. Tintoré, and A. Ribotti
Ocean Sci., 10, 657-666, doi:10.5194/os-10-657-2014, 2014
23 Jun 2014
Extreme winter 2012 in the Adriatic: an example of climatic effect on the BiOS rhythm
M. Gačić, G. Civitarese, V. Kovačević, L. Ursella, M. Bensi, M. Menna, V. Cardin, P.-M. Poulain, S. Cosoli, G. Notarstefano, and C. Pizzi
Ocean Sci., 10, 513-522, doi:10.5194/os-10-513-2014, 2014
05 Jun 2014
Ventilation of the Mediterranean Sea constrained by multiple transient tracer measurements
T. Stöven and T. Tanhua
Ocean Sci., 10, 439-457, doi:10.5194/os-10-439-2014, 2014
06 May 2014
Physical forcing and physical/biochemical variability of the Mediterranean Sea: a review of unresolved issues and directions for future research
P. Malanotte-Rizzoli, V. Artale, G. L. Borzelli-Eusebi, S. Brenner, A. Crise, M. Gacic, N. Kress, S. Marullo, M. Ribera d'Alcalà, S. Sofianos, T. Tanhua, A. Theocharis, M. Alvarez, Y. Ashkenazy, A. Bergamasco, V. Cardin, S. Carniel, G. Civitarese, F. D'Ortenzio, J. Font, E. Garcia-Ladona, J. M. Garcia-Lafuente, A. Gogou, M. Gregoire, D. Hainbucher, H. Kontoyannis, V. Kovacevic, E. Kraskapoulou, G. Kroskos, A. Incarbona, M. G. Mazzocchi, M. Orlic, E. Ozsoy, A. Pascual, P.-M. Poulain, W. Roether, A. Rubino, K. Schroeder, J. Siokou-Frangou, E. Souvermezoglou, M. Sprovieri, J. Tintoré, and G. Triantafyllou
Ocean Sci., 10, 281-322, doi:10.5194/os-10-281-2014, 2014
14 Mar 2014
Turbulent dispersion properties from a model simulation of the western Mediterranean Sea
H. Nefzi, D. Elhmaidi, and X. Carton
Ocean Sci., 10, 167-175, doi:10.5194/os-10-167-2014, 2014
14 Feb 2014
The CO2 system in the Mediterranean Sea: a basin wide perspective
M. Álvarez, H. Sanleón-Bartolomé, T. Tanhua, L. Mintrop, A. Luchetta, C. Cantoni, K. Schroeder, and G. Civitarese
Ocean Sci., 10, 69-92, doi:10.5194/os-10-69-2014, 2014
27 Jan 2014
Changes in ventilation of the Mediterranean Sea during the past 25 year
A. Schneider, T. Tanhua, W. Roether, and R. Steinfeldt
Ocean Sci., 10, 1-16, doi:10.5194/os-10-1-2014, 2014
08 Oct 2013
The transient distributions of nuclear weapon-generated tritium and its decay product 3 He in the Mediterranean Sea, 1952–2011, and their oceanographic potential
W. Roether, P. Jean-Baptiste, E. Fourré, and J. Sültenfuß
Ocean Sci., 9, 837-854, doi:10.5194/os-9-837-2013, 2013
06 Sep 2013
The Mediterranean Sea system: a review and an introduction to the special issue
T. Tanhua, D. Hainbucher, K. Schroeder, V. Cardin, M. Álvarez, and G. Civitarese
Ocean Sci., 9, 789-803, doi:10.5194/os-9-789-2013, 2013
25 Jul 2013
Corrigendum to "Biogeography of planktonic bacterial communities across the whole Mediterranean Sea" published in Ocean Sci., 9, 585–595, 2013
F. Mapelli, M. M. Varela, M. Barbato, R. Alvariño, V. Hernando-Morales, M. Fusi, M. Álvarez, G. Merlino, D. Daffonchio, E. Teira, and S. Borin
Ocean Sci., 9, 681-681, doi:10.5194/os-9-681-2013, 2013
08 Jul 2013
Biogeography of planktonic bacterial communities across the whole Mediterranean Sea
F. Mapelli, M. M. Varela, M. Barbato, R. Alvariño, M. Fusi, M. Álvarez, G. Merlino, D. Daffonchio, and S. Borin
Ocean Sci., 9, 585-595, doi:10.5194/os-9-585-2013, 2013
13 Jun 2013
Hydrodynamic variability based on the multi-parametric POSEIDON Pylos observatory of the south Ionian Sea
D. Kassis, K. Nittis, and L. Perivoliotis
Ocean Sci. Discuss., 10, 883-921, doi:10.5194/osd-10-883-2013, 2013
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 3 comments)
14 May 2013
Springtime contribution of dinitrogen fixation to primary production across the Mediterranean Sea
E. Rahav, B. Herut, A. Levi, M. R. Mulholland, and I. Berman-Frank
Ocean Sci., 9, 489-498, doi:10.5194/os-9-489-2013, 2013
29 Jan 2013
Salinity in the Sicily Channel corroborates the role of the Adriatic–Ionian Bimodal Oscillating System (BiOS) in shaping the decadal variability of the Mediterranean overturning circulation
M. Gačić, K. Schroeder, G. Civitarese, S. Cosoli, A. Vetrano, and G. L. Eusebi Borzelli
Ocean Sci., 9, 83-90, doi:10.5194/os-9-83-2013, 2013
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