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The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 60 days.
24 Jan 2020
Temporal evolution of temperatures in the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden based on in situ observations (1958–2017)
Miguel Agulles, Gabriel Jordà, Burt Jones, Susana Agustí, and Carlos M. Duarte
Ocean Sci., 16, 149–166, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-149-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-149-2020, 2020
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24 Jan 2020
Can seafloor voltage cables be used to study large-scale circulation? An investigation in the Pacific Ocean
Neesha R. Schnepf, Manoj C. Nair, Jakub Velímský, and Natalie P. Thomas
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-129,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-129, 2020
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23 Jan 2020
Photoproduction of nitric oxide in seawater
Ye Tian, Gui-Peng Yang, Chun-Ying Liu, Pei-Feng Li, Hong-Tao Chen, and Hermann W. Bange
Ocean Sci., 16, 135–148, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-135-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-135-2020, 2020
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21 Jan 2020
Quantifying the contribution of shipping NOx emissions to the marine nitrogen inventory – a case study for the western Baltic Sea
Daniel Neumann, Matthias Karl, Hagen Radtke, Volker Matthias, René Friedland, and Thomas Neumann
Ocean Sci., 16, 115–134, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-115-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-115-2020, 2020
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20 Jan 2020
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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17 Jan 2020
Pending recovery in the strength of the meridional overturning circulation at 26° N
Ben I. Moat, David A. Smeed, Eleanor Frajka-Williams, Damien G. Desbruyères, Claudie Beaulieu, William E. Johns, Darren Rayner, Alejandra Sanchez-Franks, Molly O. Baringer, Denis Volkov, and Harry L. Bryden
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-134,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-134, 2020
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17 Jan 2020
A protocol for quantifying mono- and polysaccharides in seawater and related saline matrices by electro-dialysis (ED) – combined to HPAEC-PAD
Sebastian Zeppenfeld, Manuela van Pinxteren, Anja Engel, and Hartmut Herrmann
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2020-2,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2020-2, 2020
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15 Jan 2020
Biogeochemical processes accounting for the natural mercury variations in the Southern Ocean diatom ooze sediments
Sara Zaferani and Harald Biester
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-132,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-132, 2020
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14 Jan 2020
Determining the dependence of the power supply to the ocean on the length and time scales of the dynamics between the meso-scale and the synoptic-scale, from satellite data
Achim Wirth
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-128,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-128, 2020
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13 Jan 2020
Fine-scale vertical structure of sound-scattering layers over an east border upwelling system and its relationship to pelagic habitat characteristics
Ndague Diogoul, Patrice Brehmer, Yannick Perrot, Maik Tiedemann, Abou Thiam, Salaheddine El Ayoubi, Anne Mouget, Chloé Migayrou, Oumar Sadio, and Abdoulaye Sarré
Ocean Sci., 16, 65–81, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-65-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-65-2020, 2020
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13 Jan 2020
The long-term spatiotemporal variability of sea surface temperature in the northwest Pacific and China offshore
Zhiyuan Wu, Changbo Jiang, Mack Conde, Jie Chen, and Bin Deng
Ocean Sci., 16, 83–97, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-83-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-83-2020, 2020
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13 Jan 2020
Predicting tidal heights for extreme environments: From 25 h observations to accurate predictions at Jang Bogo Antarctic Research Station, Ross Sea, Antarctica
Do-Seong Byun and Deirdre E. Hart
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-133,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-133, 2020
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09 Jan 2020
Impact of impurities in bromocresol green indicator dye on spectrophotometric total alkalinity measurements
Katharina Seelmann, Martha Gledhill, Steffen Aßmann, and Arne Körtzinger
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-126,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-126, 2020
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08 Jan 2020
Implications of different nitrogen input sources for potential production and carbon flux estimates in the coastal Gulf of Mexico (GOM) and Korean Peninsula coastal waters
Jongsun Kim, Piers Chapman, Gilbert Rowe, Steven F. DiMarco, and Daniel C. O. Thornton
Ocean Sci., 16, 45–63, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-45-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-45-2020, 2020
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07 Jan 2020
Water exchange between the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea through the Kerch Strait
Ivan Zavialov, Alexander Osadchiev, Roman Sedakov, Bernard Barnier, Jean-Marc Molines, and Vladimir Belokopytov
Ocean Sci., 16, 15–30, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-15-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-15-2020, 2020
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07 Jan 2020
The significance of coastal bathymetry representation for modelling the tidal response to mean sea level rise in the German Bight
Caroline Rasquin, Rita Seiffert, Benno Wachler, and Norbert Winkel
Ocean Sci., 16, 31–44, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-31-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-31-2020, 2020
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06 Jan 2020
Seasonal variation of the principal tidal constituents in the Bohai Sea
Daosheng Wang, Haidong Pan, Guangzhen Jin, and Xianqing Lv
Ocean Sci., 16, 1–14, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-16-1-2020, 2020
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03 Jan 2020
Bottom-water temperature controls on biogenic silica dissolution and recycling in surficial deep-sea sediments
Shahab Varkouhi and Jonathan Wells
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-121,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-121, 2020
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02 Jan 2020
Turbulent transport of discharged ground water in oceanic bottom boundary layers in a water channel experiment
Nils Karow, Leonie Kandler, Martin Brede, and Sven Grundmann
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-116,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-116, 2020
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20 Dec 2019
Evaluation of nonidentical versus identical twin approaches for observation impact assessments: an ensemble-Kalman-filter-based ocean assimilation application for the Gulf of Mexico
Liuqian Yu, Katja Fennel, Bin Wang, Arnaud Laurent, Keith R. Thompson, and Lynn K. Shay
Ocean Sci., 15, 1801–1814, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1801-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1801-2019, 2019
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20 Dec 2019
Influence of Estuarine Tidal Mixing on Structure and Spatial Scales of Large River Plumes
Alexander Osadchiev, Sergey Shchuka, Eduard Spivak, Maria Pisareva, and Igor Semiletov
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-119,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-119, 2019
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19 Dec 2019
Scale-dependent analysis of in situ observations in the mesoscale to submesoscale range around New Caledonia
Guillaume Sérazin, Frédéric Marin, Lionel Gourdeau, Sophie Cravatte, Rosemary Morrow, and Mei-Ling Dabat
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-124,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-124, 2019
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17 Dec 2019
Air–sea gas exchange at wind speeds up to 85 m s−1
Kerstin E. Krall, Andrew W. Smith, Naohisa Takagaki, and Bernd Jähne
Ocean Sci., 15, 1783–1799, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1783-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1783-2019, 2019
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16 Dec 2019
The Arctic Front and its variability in the Norwegian Sea
Roshin P. Raj, Sourav Chatterjee, Laurent Bertino, Antonio Turiel, and Marcos Portabella
Ocean Sci., 15, 1729–1744, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1729-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1729-2019, 2019
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16 Dec 2019
Influence of the summer deep-sea circulations on passive drifts among the submarine canyons in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea
Morane Clavel-Henry, Jordi Solé, Miguel-Ángel Ahumada-Sempoal, Nixon Bahamon, Florence Briton, Guiomar Rotllant, and Joan B. Company
Ocean Sci., 15, 1745–1759, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1745-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1745-2019, 2019
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16 Dec 2019
Non-linear aspects of the tidal dynamics in the Sylt-Rømø Bight, south-eastern North Sea
Vera Fofonova, Alexey Androsov, Lasse Sander, Ivan Kuznetsov, Felipe Amorim, H. Christian Hass, and Karen H. Wiltshire
Ocean Sci., 15, 1761–1782, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1761-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1761-2019, 2019
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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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13 Dec 2019
The FluxEngine air–sea gas flux toolbox: simplified interface and extensions for in situ analyses and multiple sparingly soluble gases
Thomas Holding, Ian G. Ashton, Jamie D. Shutler, Peter E. Land, Philip D. Nightingale, Andrew P. Rees, Ian Brown, Jean-Francois Piolle, Annette Kock, Hermann W. Bange, David K. Woolf, Lonneke Goddijn-Murphy, Ryan Pereira, Frederic Paul, Fanny Girard-Ardhuin, Bertrand Chapron, Gregor Rehder, Fabrice Ardhuin, and Craig J. Donlon
Ocean Sci., 15, 1707–1728, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1707-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1707-2019, 2019
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13 Dec 2019
Rotation of floating particles in submesoscale cyclonic and anticyclonic eddies: a model study for the southeastern Baltic Sea
Victor Zhurbas, Germo Väli, and Natalia Kuzmina
Ocean Sci., 15, 1691–1705, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1691-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1691-2019, 2019
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11 Dec 2019
A monthly tidal envelope classification approach for semi-diurnal regimes with variability in S2 and N2 tidal amplitude ratios
Do-Seong Byun and Deirdre E. Hart
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-122,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-122, 2019
Manuscript under review for OS (discussion: open, 3 comments)
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10 Dec 2019
Depth is relative: the importance of depth for transparent exopolymer particles in the near-surface environment
Tiera-Brandy Robinson, Christian Stolle, and Oliver Wurl
Ocean Sci., 15, 1653–1666, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1653-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1653-2019, 2019
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09 Dec 2019
Vertical structure of ocean surface currents under high winds from massive arrays of drifters
John Lodise, Tamay Özgökmen, Annalisa Griffa, and Maristella Berta
Ocean Sci., 15, 1627–1651, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1627-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1627-2019, 2019
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09 Dec 2019
Circulation of the European Northwest Shelf: A Lagrangian perspective
Marcel Ricker and Emil V. Stanev
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-123,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-123, 2019
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06 Dec 2019
Increasing turbidity in the North Sea during the 20th century due to changing wave climate
Robert J. Wilson and Michael R. Heath
Ocean Sci., 15, 1615–1625, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1615-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1615-2019, 2019
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04 Dec 2019
The CORA 5.2 dataset for global in situ temperature and salinity measurements: data description and validation
Tanguy Szekely, Jérôme Gourrion, Sylvie Pouliquen, and Gilles Reverdin
Ocean Sci., 15, 1601–1614, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1601-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1601-2019, 2019
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03 Dec 2019
Commonly used methods fail to detect known propagation speeds of simulated signals from time–longitude (Hovmöller) diagrams
Yair De-Leon and Nathan Paldor
Ocean Sci., 15, 1593–1599, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1593-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1593-2019, 2019
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02 Dec 2019
Environmental controls on marine productivity near Cape St. Francis, South Africa
Mark R. Jury
Ocean Sci., 15, 1579–1592, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1579-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1579-2019, 2019
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29 Nov 2019
Effect of Caribbean Water incursion into the Gulf of Mexico derived from absolute dynamic topography, satellite data, and remotely sensed chlorophyll a
Juan Antonio Delgado, Joël Sudre, Sorayda Tanahara, Ivonne Montes, José Martín Hernández-Ayón, and Alberto Zirino
Ocean Sci., 15, 1561–1578, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1561-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1561-2019, 2019
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27 Nov 2019
The role of turbulence and internal waves in the structure and evolution of a near-field river plume
Rebecca A. McPherson, Craig L. Stevens, Joanne M. O'Callaghan, Andrew J. Lucas, and Jonathan D. Nash
Ocean Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-120,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2019-120, 2019
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25 Nov 2019
Two typical merging events of oceanic mesoscale anticyclonic eddies
Zi-Fei Wang, Liang Sun, Qiu-Yang Li, and Hao Cheng
Ocean Sci., 15, 1545–1559, https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1545-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-1545-2019, 2019
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