Team leaders

Publications ‘Physical drivers’

Arild Sundfjord
RF1 leader
Norwegian Polar Institute
arild.sundfjord@npolar.no

Erica Madonna
RF1 co-leader
University of Bergen
erica.madonna@uib.no

2020

Asbjørnsen H, Årthun M, Skagseth Ø, Eldevik T (2020) Mechanisms Underlying Recent Arctic Atlantification. Geophysical Research Letters 47: e2020GL088036. doi: 10.1029/2020GL088036 

Duarte P, Sundfjord A, Meyer A, Hudson SR, Spreen G, Smedsrud LH (2020) Warm Atlantic Water Explains Observed Sea Ice Melt Rates North of Svalbard. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 125: e2019JC015662. doi.org/10.1029/2019JC015662

Fer I, Koenig Z, Kozlov IE, Ostrowski M, Rippeth TP, Padman L, Bosse A, Kolås E (2020) Tidally Forced Lee Waves Drive Turbulent Mixing Along the Arctic Ocean Margins. Geophysical Research Letters 47: e2020GL088083. doi.org/10.1029/2020GL088083

Koenig Z, Fer I, Kolås E, Fossum TO, Norgren P, Ludvigsen M (2020) Observations of Turbulence at a Near-Surface Temperature Front in the Arctic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 125: e2019JC015526. doi.org/10.1029/2019JC015526

 Kolås EH, Koenig Z, Fer I, Nilsen F, Marnela M (2020) Structure and Transport of Atlantic Water North of Svalbard From Observations in Summer and Fall 2018. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 125: e2020JC016174. doi.org/10.1029/2020JC016174

Madonna E, Hes G, Li C, Michel C, Siew PYF (2020) Control of Barents Sea Wintertime Cyclone Variability by Large-Scale Atmospheric Flow. Geophysical Research Letters 47: e2020GL090322. doi.org/10.1029/2020GL090322 

Park H, Watanabe E, Kim Y, Polyakov I, Oshima K, Zhang X, Kimball JS, Yang D (2020) Increasing riverine heat influx triggers Arctic sea ice decline and oceanic and atmospheric warming. Science Advances 6: eabc4699. doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abc4699 

Shen H, Li F, He S, Orsolini YJ, Li J (2020) Impact of late spring Siberian snow on summer rainfall in South-Central China. Climate Dynamics 54: 3803-3818. doi.org/10.1007/s00382-020-05206-5

Siew PYF, Li C, Sobolowski SP, King MP (2020) Intermittency of Arctic–mid-latitude teleconnections: stratospheric pathway between autumn sea ice and the winter North Atlantic Oscillation. Weather Climate Dynamics 1: 261-275. doi.org/10.5194/wcd-1-261-2020 

Skagseth Ø, Eldevik T, Årthun M, Asbjørnsen H, Lien VS, Smedsrud LH (2020) Reduced efficiency of the Barents Sea cooling machine. Nature Climate Change 10: 661-666. doi.org/10.1038/s41558-020-0772-6

2019

Crews L, Sundfjord A, Hattermann T (2019) How the Yermak Pass Branch Regulates Atlantic Water Inflow to the Arctic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 124: 267-280. doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014476

Melsom A, Palerme C, Müller M (2019) Validation metrics for ice edge position forecasts. Ocean Sci 15: 615-630. doi:10.5194/os-15-615-2019

Palerme C, Müller M, Melsom A (2019) An Intercomparison of Verification Scores for Evaluating the Sea Ice Edge Position in Seasonal Forecasts. Geophysical Research Letters 46: 4757-4763. doi:10.1029/2019GL082482

2018

Renner AHH, Sundfjord A, Janout MA, Ingvaldsen RB, Beszczynska-Möller A, Pickart RS, Pérez-Hernández MD (2018) Variability and Redistribution of Heat in the Atlantic Water Boundary Current North of Svalbard. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 123: 6373-6391. doi.org/10.1029/2018JC013814