Team leaders

Publications ‘The future Barents Sea’

Marius Årthun
RF4 leader
University of Bergen

Morten Skogen
RF4 co-leader
Institute of Marine Research


Årthun M, Onarheim IH, Dörr J, Eldevik T (2021) The Seasonal and Regional Transition to an Ice-Free Arctic. Geophysical Research Letters 48: e2020GL090825.


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

Pecuchet L, Blanchet M-A, Frainer A, Husson B, Jørgensen LL, Kortsch S, Primicerio R (2020) Novel feeding interactions amplify the impact of species redistribution on an Arctic food web. Global Change Biology 26: 4894-4906.

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.

Aarflot JM, Dalpadado P, Fiksen Ø (2020) Foraging success in planktivorous fish increases with topographic blockage of prey distributions. Marine Ecology Progress Series 644: 129-142. 


Batrak Y, Müller M (2019) On the warm bias in atmospheric reanalyses induced by the missing snow over Arctic sea-ice. Nature Communications 10: 4170. doi:10.1038/s41467-019-11975-3

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

Planque B, Mullon C (2019) Modelling chance and necessity in natural systems. ICES Journal of Marine Science 77: 1573-1588. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsz173

Årthun M, Eldevik T, Smedsrud LH (2019) The Role of Atlantic Heat Transport in Future Arctic Winter Sea Ice Loss. Journal of Climate 32: 3327-3341. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0750.1 


Batrak Y, Müller M (2018) Atmospheric Response to Kilometer-Scale Changes in Sea Ice Concentration Within the Marginal Ice Zone. Geophysical Research Letters 45: 6702-6709.

Muilwijk M, Smedsrud LH, Ilicak M, Drange H (2018) Atlantic Water Heat Transport Variability in the 20th Century Arctic Ocean From a Global Ocean Model and Observations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 123: 8159-8179.

Onarheim IH, Eldevik T, Smedsrud LH, Stroeve JC (2018) Seasonal and Regional Manifestation of Arctic Sea Ice Loss. Journal of Climate 31: 4917-4932.

Årthun M, Bogstad B, Daewel U, Keenlyside NS, Sandø AB, Schrum C, Ottersen G (2018) Climate based multi-year predictions of the Barents Sea cod stock. PLOS ONE 13: e0206319.