Recent Submissions

  • Atmospheric response to zonally averaged sea surface temperatures in the North Atlantic - a model study 

    Fagerli, Stig-Arild (The University of Bergen, 2008-05-29)
    A less dynamically active ocean will most likely lead to a more zonal sea surface temperature (SST) distribution. In order to identify if, and how such an effect affects the atmospheric variability, idealized experiments ...
    Master thesis
  • Hydrological Modelling of Ethiopian Watersheds : The Application of Hydrological Models for Flow Forecasting and Analysis of Sensitivity to Climate and Landuse Changes 

    Mengistu, Dereje Tesfahun (The University of Bergen, 2019-10-15)
    Hydrological modelling studies vary depending on the purpose, data availability and number of outputs required. Quantifying the hydrological responses to various human- and climate-induced changes requires different modelling ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Wind Intensity Is Key to Phytoplankton Spring Bloom Under Climate Change 

    Vikebø, Frode Bendiksen; Strand, Kjersti Opstad; Sundby, Svein (Frontiers, 2019-08-30)
    The onset of the spring bloom (OSB) occurs when phytoplankton growth exceeds losses and is promoted by a transition from deep convection to a shallow mixing layer concurrent with increasing light intensities in nutrient-enriched ...
    Journal article
  • Dynamical controls on the longevity of a non-linear vortex : The case of the Lofoten Basin Eddy 

    Bosse, Anthony; Fer, Ilker; Lilly, Jonathan M.; Søiland, Henrik (Nature, 2019-09-17)
    The Lofoten Basin is the largest oceanic reservoir of heat in the Nordic Seas, and the site of important heat fluxes to the atmosphere. An intense permanent anticyclone in the basin impacts the regional hydrography, ...
    Journal article
  • Arctic Ocean Response to Greenland Sea Wind Anomaliesin a Suite of Model Simulations 

    Muilwijk, Morven; Ilicak, Mehmet; Cornish, Sam B.; Danilov, Sergey; Gelderloos, Renske; Gerdes, Rüdiger; Haid, Verena; Haine, Thomas W.N.; Johnson, Helen L.; Kostov, Yavor; Kovács, Tamás; Lique, Camille; Marson, Juliana M.; Myers, Paul G.; Scott, Jeffery; Smedsrud, Lars H.; Talandier, Claude; Wang, Qiang (American Geophysical Union, 2019-08-04)
    Abstract: Multimodel Arctic Ocean “climate response function” experiments are analyzed in order to explore the effects of anomalous wind forcing over the Greenland Sea (GS) on poleward ocean heat transport, Atlantic Water ...
    Journal article
  • The UN decade of ocean science for sustainable development 

    Ryabinin, Vladimir; Barbière, Julian; Haugan, Peter M.; Kullenberg, Gunnar; Smith, Neville; McLean, Craig; Troisi, Ariel; Fischer, Albert S.; Aricò, Salvatore; Aarup, Thorkild; Pissierssens, Peter; Visbeck, Martin; Enevoldsen, Henrik; Rigaud, Julie (Frontiers, 2019-07-31)
    Our civilization needs a clean, resilient, productive, safe, well-observed, documented and predicted ocean. “The ocean we need for the future we want” was the motto of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission ...
    Journal article
  • Strømforhold i Byfjorden i Bergen 

    Utkilen, Inga Breisnes (The University of Bergen, 2019-11-01)
    Arbeidet tar for seg Byfjorden i Bergen, med fokus på hydrografi, strøm, utskiftnings og spredning av vannmasser. Fjordmodellen NorFjords160m er brukt til å se på både hydrografi og strøm, og sammenlignet med observasjoner ...
    Master thesis
  • Land Surface Data Assimilation of Satellite Derived Surface Soil Moisture : Towards an Integrated Representation of the Arctic Hydrological Cycle 

    Blyverket, Jostein (The University of Bergen, 2019-10-21)
    The ability to accurately determine soil water content (soil moisture) over large areas of the Earth’s surface has potential implications in meteorology, hydrology, water and natural hazards management. The advent of ...
    Doctoral thesis
  • Investigation of the importance of wind field modelling for loads on a bottom fixed and a spar floater wind turbine 

    Myrtvedt, Maylinn Haaskjold (The University of Bergen, 2019-10-02)
    Master thesis
  • Nemo-Nordic 1.0: A NEMO-based ocean model for the Baltic and North seas - Research and operational applications 

    Hordoir, Robinson; Axell, Lars; Höglund, Anders; Dieterich, Christian; Fransner, Filippa; Gröger, Matthias; Liu, Ye; Pemberton, Per; Schimanke, Semjon; Andersson, Helen; Ljungemyr, Patrik; Nygren, Petter; Falahat, Saeed; Nord, Adam; Jönsson, Anette; Lake, Iréne; Döös, Kristofer; Hieronymus, Magnus; Dietze, Heiner; Löptien, Ulrike; Kuznetsov, Ivan; Westerlund, Antti; Tuomi, Laura; Haapala, Jari (European Geosciences Union, 2019-01-21)
    We present Nemo-Nordic, a Baltic and North Sea model based on the NEMO ocean engine. Surrounded by highly industrialized countries, the Baltic and North seas and their assets associated with shipping, fishing and tourism ...
    Journal article
  • Investigation of the Gas Adsorption Properties in the Metal-Organic Framework: CPO-54-M (M= Co, Mg, Mn, Ni) 

    Storheim, Even (The University of Bergen, 2019-08-31)
    Master thesis
  • Innovative strategies for observations in the Arctic atmospheric boundary layer (ISOBAR)—The Hailuoto 2017 Campaign 

    Kral, Stephan; Reuder, Joachim; Vihma, Timo; Suomi, Irene; O’Connor, Ewan; Kouznetsov, Rostislav D.; Wrenger, Burkhard; Rautenberg, Alexander; Urbancic, Gabin; Jonassen, Marius Opsanger; Båserud, Line; Maronga, Bjørn; Mayer, Stephanie; Lorenz, Torge; Holtslag, Albert A.M.; Steeneveld, Gert-Jan; Seidl, Andrew; Müller, Martin; Lindenberg, Christian; Langohr, Carsten; Voss, Hendrik; Bange, Jens; Hundhausen, Marie; Hilsheimer, Philipp; Schygulla, Markus (MDPI, 2018-07-16)
    The aim of the research project “Innovative Strategies for Observations in the Arctic Atmospheric Boundary Layer (ISOBAR)” is to substantially increase the understanding of the stable atmospheric boundary layer (SBL) through ...
    Journal article
  • Storskala konvertering av biomasse til bio-olje og fraksjonering til veldefinerte produkter 

    Hermundsgård, Dag Helge (The University of Bergen, 2019-08-30)
    Dagens internasjonale samfunn har et stort forbruk av energi, og energibehovet øker kraftig med økt industrialisering ogteknologisk utvikling. Fossile energikilder har i stor grad dekket dette behovet i mange år, men dette ...
    Master thesis
  • Dense water formation in the Greenland Sea between 1999 and 2009 

    Svingen, Kristin (The University of Bergen, 2019-08-22)
    A 10-year continuous hydrographic data record from moored profilers located in the central Greenland Sea between 1999 and 2009 were used to examine the mixed-layer depth evolution through winter as well as interannual ...
    Master thesis
  • An Evaluation of the EnKF vs. EnOI and the Assimilation of SMAP, SMOS and ESA CCI Soil Moisture Data over the Contiguous US 

    Blyverket, Jostein; Hamer, Paul David; Bertino, Laurent; Albergel, Clement; Fairbairn, David; Lahoz, William A. (MDPI, 2019-02-26)
    A number of studies have shown that assimilation of satellite derived soil moisture using the ensemble Kalman Filter (EnKF) can improve soil moisture estimates, particularly for the surface zone. However, the EnKF is ...
    Journal article
  • Atlantic Water Pathways Along the North-Western Svalbard Shelf Mapped Using Vessel-Mounted Current Profilers 

    Menze, Sebastian; Ingvaldsen, Randi Brunvær; Haugan, Peter M.; Fer, Ilker; Sundfjord, Arild; Beszczynska-Moeller, Agnieszka; Falk-Petersen, Stig (Wiley, 2019-03)
    A large amount of warm Atlantic water (AW) enters the Arctic as a boundary current through Fram Strait (West Spitsbergen Current [WSC]) and is the major oceanic heat source to the Arctic Ocean. Along the north‐western ...
    Journal article
  • Mechanisms of Ocean Heat Anomalies in the Norwegian Sea 

    Asbjørnsen, Helene; Årthun, Marius; Skagseth, Øystein; Eldevik, Tor (Wiley, 2019-04)
    Ocean heat content in the Norwegian Sea exhibits pronounced variability on interannual to decadal time scales. These ocean heat anomalies are known to influence Arctic sea ice extent, marine ecosystems, and continental ...
    Journal article
  • Winter storms accelerate the demise of sea ice in the Atlantic Sector of the Arctic Ocean 

    Graham, Robert M.; Itkin, Polona; Meyer, Amelie; Sundfjord, Arild; Spreen, Gunnar; Smedsrud, Lars H.; Liston, Glen E.; Cheng, Bin; Cohen, Lana; Divine, Dmitry; Fer, Ilker; Fransson, Agneta; Gerland, Sebastian; Haapala, Jari; Hudson, Stephen R.; Johansson, Malin; King, Jennifer A.; Merkouriadi, Ioanna; Peterson, Algot Kristoffer; Provost, Christine; Randelhoff, Achim; Rinke, Annette; Rösel, Anja; Sennechael, Nathalie; Walden, Von P.; Duarte, Pedro; Assmy, Philipp; Steen, Harald; Granskog, Mats A. (Nature Research, 2019-06-25)
    A large retreat of sea-ice in the ‘stormy’ Atlantic Sector of the Arctic Ocean has become evident through a series of record minima for the winter maximum sea-ice extent since 2015. Results from the Norwegian young sea ICE ...
    Journal article
  • Seasonal dynamics of the marine CO2 system in Adventfjorden, a West Spitsbergen fjord 

    Ericson, Ylva; Chierici, Melissa; Falck, Eva; Fransson, Agneta Ingrid; Jones, Elizabeth Marie; Kristiansen, Svein (Norsk Polarinstitutt, 2019-06-11)
    Time series of the marine CO2 system and related parameters at the IsA Station, by Adventfjorden, Svalbard, were investigated between March 2015 and November 2017. The physical and biogeochemical processes that govern ...
    Journal article
  • Impacts of the autumn Arctic sea ice on the intraseasonal reversal of the winter Siberian high 

    Lü, Zhuozhuo; He, Shengping; Li, Fei; Wang, Huijun (Springer, 2019-02)
    During 1979–2015, the intensity of the Siberian high (SH) in November and December–January (DJ) is frequently shown to have an out-of-phase relationship, which is accompanied by opposite surface air temperature and circulation ...
    Journal article

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