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Scientific publications relevant to RAPID

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Recently published:

OSNAP (2016): Measuring the Meridional Overturning Circulation from the OSNAP Array, OSNAP Technical Report, July 2016.  https://duke.app.box.com/v/osnap-technical-report

Landerer, F.W., Wiese, D.N., Bentel, K., Boening, C., Watkins, M.M. (2015): North Atlantic meridional overturning circulation variations from GRACE ocean bottom pressure anomalies, GRL, 42(19), 8114-8121.  doi:10.1002/2015GL065730

Gulev, S.K.; Latif, M. (2015): Ocean science: The origins of a climate oscillation, Nature, 521, 428-430.  doi:10.1038/521428a

Publications arranged alphabetically by lead author

A

Austin, W. E. N., Telford, R. J., Ninnemann, U. S., Brown, L., Wilson, L. J., Small, D. P., Bryant, C. L. (2011): North Atlantic reservoir ages linked to high Younger Dryas atmospheric radiocarbon concentrations, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 226-233.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.06.011

B

Baker, A., Wilson, R., Fairchild, I.J., Franke, J., Spötl, C., Mattey, D., Trouet, V., Fuller, L. (2011): High resolution δ18O and δ13C records from an annually laminated Scottish stalagmite and relationship with last millennium climate, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.12.007.

Balmaseda, M. A., Smith, G. C., Haines, K., Anderson, D., Palmer, T. N., and Vidard, A. (2007): Historical reconstruction of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation from the ECMWF operational ocean reanalysis, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34(23).  doi:10.1029/2007GL031645

Balmaseda, M.A., Mogensen, K., Weaver, A. (2013): Evaluation of the ECMWF Ocean Reanalysis ORAS4, Quaterly Journal Roy. Met. Soc. A, 139: 1132-1161.  doi:10.1002/qj.2063

Baringer, M. O. and Larsen, J. C. (2001): Sixteen years of Florida Current Transport at 27°N, Geophysical Research Letters, 28(16): 3179-3182.  doi:doi: 10.1029/2001GL013246

Bigg, G. R., Levine, R. C., Green, C. L. (2011): Modelling abrupt glacial North Atlantic freshening: Rates of change and their implications for Heinrich events, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 176-192.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.11.001

C

Carton, J.A. and Hakkinen, S. (2011): Climate and the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation, Deep Sea Research II Special Issue, 58 (17-18): 1741-1944 (September 2011).

Carton, J.A., Cunningham, S.A., FraJka-Williams,E., Kwon, Y.O., Marshall,D., Msadek, R. (2014): The Atlantic Overturning Circulation: More Evidence of Variability and Links to Climate, Summary of the 2013 U.S. AMOC Š U.K. RAPID International Science Meeting, Am.Met.Soc, BAMS August 2014: 163-166.  Meeting Summary

Challenor, P., McNeall, D., Gattiker, J. (2010): Assessing the probability of rare climate events, In, O\'Hagan, Anthony and West, Mike (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Applied Bayesian Analysis, Oxford University Press: 403-430.  ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199548903.do

Challenor, P.G. (2009): Comments by P.Challenor on Goldstein and Rougier, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139 (3): 1248-1248.  doi:10.1016/j.jspi.2008.08.012

G

Goddard, P.B., Yin, J., Griffies, S.M., Zhang, S. (2015): An extreme event of sea-level rise along the Northeast coast of North America in 2009-2010, Nature Communicationdoi:10.1038/ncomms7346

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C (2005): Bayes Linear Calibrated Prediction for Complex Systems, Journal of the American Statistical AssociationPre-print

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C (2005): Reified Bayesian Modelling and Inference for Physical Systems, Journal of Statistical Planning and InferencePre-print

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C. (2005): Probabilistic formulations for transferring inferences from mathematical models to physical systems, SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 26: 467-487.  doi:10.1137/S106482750342670X

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C. (2009): Reified Bayesian Modelling and Inference for Physical Systems, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139(3): 1221-1239.  doi:10.1016/j.jspi.2008.07.019

Gulev, S.K.; Latif, M. (2015): Ocean science: The origins of a climate oscillation, Nature, 521: 428-430.  doi:10.1038/521428a

H

Hall, I.R., Evans, H.K., Thornalley, D.J.R. (2011): Deep water flow speed and surface ocean changes in the subtropical North Atlantic during the last deglaciation, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 255-263.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.12.001

Hawkins, E., Sutton, R. (2010): The potential to narrow uncertainty in projections of regional precipitation change, Climate Dynamics, in press.  doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0810-6

J

Jung, S.J.A., Kroon, D. (2011): Quantifying rates of change in ocean conditions with implications for timing of sea level change, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 204-213.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.11.004

K

Knutti, R., Meehl, G.A., Allen, M. R., Stainforth, D. A. (2006): Constraining Climate Sensitivity from the Seasonal Cycle in Surface Temperature, Journal of Climate, 19: 4224-4233.  doi:10.1175/JCLI3865.1

L

Landerer, F.W., Wiese, D.N., Bentel, K., Boening, C., Watkins, M.M. (2015): North Atlantic meridional overturning circulation variations from GRACE ocean bottom pressure anomalies, GRL, 42(19): 8114-8121.  doi:10.1002/2015GL065730

Lavender, K. L., Owens, W. B., Davis, R. E. (2005): The mid-depth circulation of the subpolar North Atlantic Ocean as measured by subsurface floats, Deep Sea Research, 52: 767-785.  doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2004.12.007

Lenton, T.L., Held, H., Kriegler, E., Hall, J.W., Lucht, W., Rahmstorf, S., Schellnhuber, H.J. (2008): Tipping elements in the Earth's climate system, Proc. Natl Acad. Sci. USA, 105 (6): 1786-1793.  doi:10.1073/pnas.0705414105

Longworth, H. R., Bryden, H. L., Baringer, M. O. (2011): Historical variability in Atlantic meridional baroclinic transport at 26.5°N from boundary dynamic height observations, Deep-Sea Research II, 58 (17-18): 1754-1767.  doi:doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.10.057

M

Maidens, A., A. Arribas, A.A. Scaife, C. MacLachlan, D. Peterson, J. Knight (2013): The Influence of Surface Forcings on Prediction of the North Atlantic Oscillation Regime of Winter 2010/11, Monthly Weather Review, 41 (11): 3801-3813.  doi:10.1175/MWR-D-13-00033.1

McDermott, F., Atkinson, T.C., Fairchild, I.J., Baldini, L.M., Mattey, D.P. (2011): A first evaluation of the spatial gradients in δ18O recorded by European Holocene speleothems, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 275-287.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.01.005

McDonagh, E. L., McLeod, P., King, B. A. Bryden, H. L., Torres Valdes, S. (2010): Circulation, heat and freshwater transport at 36°N in the Atlantic, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 40: 2661-2678.  doi:10.1175/2010JPO4176.1

O

OSNAP (2016): Measuring the Meridional Overturning Circulation from the OSNAP Array, OSNAP Technical Report, July 2016.  https://duke.app.box.com/v/osnap-technical-report

P

Persechino, A., Marsh, R., Sinha, B., Megann, A. P., Blaker, A. T., New, A. L. (2012): Decadal-timescale changes of the Atlantic overturning circulation and climate in a coupled climate model with a hybrid-coordinate ocean component, Climate Dynamics, 39 (3-4): 1021-1042.  doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1432-y

R

Rahmstorf, S., Box, J., Feulner, G., Mann, M., Robinson, A., Rutherford, S., Schaffernicht, E. (2015): Evidence for an exceptional 20th-Century slowdown in Atlantic Ocean overturning, Nature Climate Change (online)doi:10.1038/nclimate2554

Roberts, C. D., Jackson, L., McNeall, D. (2014): Is the 2004-2012 reduction of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation significant?, GRL, 41(9): 3204-210.  doi:10.1002/2014GL059473

Rougier, J. C (2005): Probabilistic Inference for Future Climate Using an Ensemble of Simulator Evaluations, Climatic Changewww.maths.dur.ac.uk/stats/people/jcr/CCrevisionA4.pdf

S

Sanderson, B.M., Knutti, R., Aina, T., Christensen, C., Faull, N., Frame, D. J., Ingram, W. J., Piani, C., Stainforth, D. A., Stone, D. A., Allen, M. R. (2008): Constraints on Model Response to Greenhouse Gas Forcing and the Role of Subgrid-Scale Processes, Journal of Climate, 21: 2384-2400.  doi:doi:10.1175/2008JCLI1869.1

Schiermeier, Q (2013): Oceans under surveillance, Nature News, 497: 7448.  On-line article

Schiermeier, Q (2014): Atlantic current strength declines, Nature News, 509: 7500.  On-line article

Stanford, J.D., Rohling, E.J., Bacon, S., Holliday, N.P. (2011): A review of the deep and surface currents around Eirik Drift, south of Greenland: Comparison of the past with the present, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 244-254.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.02.001

Stanford, J.D., Hemingway, R., Rohling, E.J., Challenor, P.G., Medina-Elizalde, M., Lester, A.J. (2011): Sea-level probability for the last deglaciation: A statistical analysis of far-field records, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 193-203.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.11.002

T

Taws, S.R., R. Marsh, N.C. Wells, J. Hirschi (2011): Re-emerging ocean temperature anomalies in late 2010 associated with a repeat negative NAO, Geophysical Research Letters, 8: L20601.  doi:10.1029/2011GL048978

Tindall, J. C., Valdesm P. J. (2011): Modeling the 8.2 ka event using a coupled atmosphereŠocean GCMC312-321, 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.02.004.

Tokmakian, R., P. Challenor, and I Andrianakis (2012): On the Use of Emulators with Extreme and Highly Nonlinear Geophysical Simulators., Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 29 (11): 1704-1715.  doi:10.1175/JTECHD-11-00110.1

Tokmakian, R., and P. Challenor (2014): Uncertainty in Modeled Upper Ocean Heat Content Change., Climate Dynamics, 42: 1-20.  doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1709-9

Z

Zhang,R., Delworth,T., Sutton,R., Hodson, D.L.R., Dixon, K.W., Held, I.M., Kushnir, Y., Marshall, J., Ming, Y., Msadek, R., Robson, J., Rosati, A.J., Ting, M.F., Vecchi, G.A. (2013): Have Aerosols Caused the Observed Atlantic Multidecadal Variability?, J.Atmos.Sci., 70(4): 1135-1144.  doi:10.1175/JAS-D-12-0331.1

Arranged by publication year

2017   2016   2015   2014   2013   2012   2011   2010   2009   2008   2007   2006   2005   2004   2003  

2017

2016

OSNAP (2016): Measuring the Meridional Overturning Circulation from the OSNAP Array, OSNAP Technical Report, July 2016.  https://duke.app.box.com/v/osnap-technical-report

2015

Goddard, P.B., Yin, J., Griffies, S.M., Zhang, S. (2015): An extreme event of sea-level rise along the Northeast coast of North America in 2009-2010, Nature Communicationdoi:10.1038/ncomms7346

Gulev, S.K.; Latif, M. (2015): Ocean science: The origins of a climate oscillation, Nature, 521: 428-430.  doi:10.1038/521428a

Landerer, F.W., Wiese, D.N., Bentel, K., Boening, C., Watkins, M.M. (2015): North Atlantic meridional overturning circulation variations from GRACE ocean bottom pressure anomalies, GRL, 42(19): 8114-8121.  doi:10.1002/2015GL065730

Rahmstorf, S., Box, J., Feulner, G., Mann, M., Robinson, A., Rutherford, S., Schaffernicht, E. (2015): Evidence for an exceptional 20th-Century slowdown in Atlantic Ocean overturning, Nature Climate Change (online)doi:10.1038/nclimate2554

2014

Carton, J.A., Cunningham, S.A., FraJka-Williams,E., Kwon, Y.O., Marshall,D., Msadek, R. (2014): The Atlantic Overturning Circulation: More Evidence of Variability and Links to Climate, Summary of the 2013 U.S. AMOC Š U.K. RAPID International Science Meeting, Am.Met.Soc, BAMS August 2014: 163-166.  Meeting Summary

Roberts, C. D., Jackson, L., McNeall, D. (2014): Is the 2004-2012 reduction of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation significant?, GRL, 41(9): 3204-210.  doi:10.1002/2014GL059473

Schiermeier, Q (2014): Atlantic current strength declines, Nature News, 509: 7500.  On-line article

Tokmakian, R., and P. Challenor (2014): Uncertainty in Modeled Upper Ocean Heat Content Change., Climate Dynamics, 42: 1-20.  doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1709-9

2013

Balmaseda, M.A., Mogensen, K., Weaver, A. (2013): Evaluation of the ECMWF Ocean Reanalysis ORAS4, Quaterly Journal Roy. Met. Soc. A, 139: 1132-1161.  doi:10.1002/qj.2063

Maidens, A., A. Arribas, A.A. Scaife, C. MacLachlan, D. Peterson, J. Knight (2013): The Influence of Surface Forcings on Prediction of the North Atlantic Oscillation Regime of Winter 2010/11, Monthly Weather Review, 41 (11): 3801-3813.  doi:10.1175/MWR-D-13-00033.1

Schiermeier, Q (2013): Oceans under surveillance, Nature News, 497: 7448.  On-line article

Zhang,R., Delworth,T., Sutton,R., Hodson, D.L.R., Dixon, K.W., Held, I.M., Kushnir, Y., Marshall, J., Ming, Y., Msadek, R., Robson, J., Rosati, A.J., Ting, M.F., Vecchi, G.A. (2013): Have Aerosols Caused the Observed Atlantic Multidecadal Variability?, J.Atmos.Sci., 70(4): 1135-1144.  doi:10.1175/JAS-D-12-0331.1

2012

Persechino, A., Marsh, R., Sinha, B., Megann, A. P., Blaker, A. T., New, A. L. (2012): Decadal-timescale changes of the Atlantic overturning circulation and climate in a coupled climate model with a hybrid-coordinate ocean component, Climate Dynamics, 39 (3-4): 1021-1042.  doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1432-y

Tokmakian, R., P. Challenor, and I Andrianakis (2012): On the Use of Emulators with Extreme and Highly Nonlinear Geophysical Simulators., Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 29 (11): 1704-1715.  doi:10.1175/JTECHD-11-00110.1

2011

Austin, W. E. N., Telford, R. J., Ninnemann, U. S., Brown, L., Wilson, L. J., Small, D. P., Bryant, C. L. (2011): North Atlantic reservoir ages linked to high Younger Dryas atmospheric radiocarbon concentrations, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 226-233.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.06.011

Baker, A., Wilson, R., Fairchild, I.J., Franke, J., Spötl, C., Mattey, D., Trouet, V., Fuller, L. (2011): High resolution δ18O and δ13C records from an annually laminated Scottish stalagmite and relationship with last millennium climate, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.12.007.

Bigg, G. R., Levine, R. C., Green, C. L. (2011): Modelling abrupt glacial North Atlantic freshening: Rates of change and their implications for Heinrich events, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 176-192.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.11.001

Carton, J.A. and Hakkinen, S. (2011): Climate and the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation, Deep Sea Research II Special Issue, 58 (17-18): 1741-1944 (September 2011).

Hall, I.R., Evans, H.K., Thornalley, D.J.R. (2011): Deep water flow speed and surface ocean changes in the subtropical North Atlantic during the last deglaciation, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 255-263.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.12.001

Jung, S.J.A., Kroon, D. (2011): Quantifying rates of change in ocean conditions with implications for timing of sea level change, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 204-213.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.11.004

Longworth, H. R., Bryden, H. L., Baringer, M. O. (2011): Historical variability in Atlantic meridional baroclinic transport at 26.5°N from boundary dynamic height observations, Deep-Sea Research II, 58 (17-18): 1754-1767.  doi:doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.10.057

McDermott, F., Atkinson, T.C., Fairchild, I.J., Baldini, L.M., Mattey, D.P. (2011): A first evaluation of the spatial gradients in δ18O recorded by European Holocene speleothems, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 275-287.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.01.005

Stanford, J.D., Rohling, E.J., Bacon, S., Holliday, N.P. (2011): A review of the deep and surface currents around Eirik Drift, south of Greenland: Comparison of the past with the present, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 244-254.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.02.001

Stanford, J.D., Hemingway, R., Rohling, E.J., Challenor, P.G., Medina-Elizalde, M., Lester, A.J. (2011): Sea-level probability for the last deglaciation: A statistical analysis of far-field records, Global and Planetary Change, 79: 193-203.  doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.11.002

Taws, S.R., R. Marsh, N.C. Wells, J. Hirschi (2011): Re-emerging ocean temperature anomalies in late 2010 associated with a repeat negative NAO, Geophysical Research Letters, 8: L20601.  doi:10.1029/2011GL048978

Tindall, J. C., Valdesm P. J. (2011): Modeling the 8.2 ka event using a coupled atmosphereŠocean GCMC312-321, 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.02.004.

2010

Challenor, P., McNeall, D., Gattiker, J. (2010): Assessing the probability of rare climate events, In, O\'Hagan, Anthony and West, Mike (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Applied Bayesian Analysis, Oxford University Press: 403-430.  ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199548903.do

Hawkins, E., Sutton, R. (2010): The potential to narrow uncertainty in projections of regional precipitation change, Climate Dynamics, in press.  doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0810-6

McDonagh, E. L., McLeod, P., King, B. A. Bryden, H. L., Torres Valdes, S. (2010): Circulation, heat and freshwater transport at 36°N in the Atlantic, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 40: 2661-2678.  doi:10.1175/2010JPO4176.1

2009

Challenor, P.G. (2009): Comments by P.Challenor on Goldstein and Rougier, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139 (3): 1248-1248.  doi:10.1016/j.jspi.2008.08.012

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C. (2009): Reified Bayesian Modelling and Inference for Physical Systems, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139(3): 1221-1239.  doi:10.1016/j.jspi.2008.07.019

2008

Lenton, T.L., Held, H., Kriegler, E., Hall, J.W., Lucht, W., Rahmstorf, S., Schellnhuber, H.J. (2008): Tipping elements in the Earth's climate system, Proc. Natl Acad. Sci. USA, 105 (6): 1786-1793.  doi:10.1073/pnas.0705414105

Sanderson, B.M., Knutti, R., Aina, T., Christensen, C., Faull, N., Frame, D. J., Ingram, W. J., Piani, C., Stainforth, D. A., Stone, D. A., Allen, M. R. (2008): Constraints on Model Response to Greenhouse Gas Forcing and the Role of Subgrid-Scale Processes, Journal of Climate, 21: 2384-2400.  doi:doi:10.1175/2008JCLI1869.1

2007

Balmaseda, M. A., Smith, G. C., Haines, K., Anderson, D., Palmer, T. N., and Vidard, A. (2007): Historical reconstruction of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation from the ECMWF operational ocean reanalysis, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34(23).  doi:10.1029/2007GL031645

2006

Knutti, R., Meehl, G.A., Allen, M. R., Stainforth, D. A. (2006): Constraining Climate Sensitivity from the Seasonal Cycle in Surface Temperature, Journal of Climate, 19: 4224-4233.  doi:10.1175/JCLI3865.1

2005

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C (2005): Bayes Linear Calibrated Prediction for Complex Systems, Journal of the American Statistical AssociationPre-print

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C (2005): Reified Bayesian Modelling and Inference for Physical Systems, Journal of Statistical Planning and InferencePre-print

Goldstein, M., Rougier, J. C. (2005): Probabilistic formulations for transferring inferences from mathematical models to physical systems, SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 26: 467-487.  doi:10.1137/S106482750342670X

Lavender, K. L., Owens, W. B., Davis, R. E. (2005): The mid-depth circulation of the subpolar North Atlantic Ocean as measured by subsurface floats, Deep Sea Research, 52: 767-785.  doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2004.12.007

Rougier, J. C (2005): Probabilistic Inference for Future Climate Using an Ensemble of Simulator Evaluations, Climatic Changewww.maths.dur.ac.uk/stats/people/jcr/CCrevisionA4.pdf

2004

2003