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1) Kjetil Våge, Robert S. Pickart, Michael A. Spall, G.W.K. Moore, Héðinn Valdimarsson, Daniel J.Torres, Svetlana Y. Erofeeva, Jan Even Ø. Nilsen (2013), Revised circulation scheme north of the Denmark Strait, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, Volume 79, September 2013, Pages 20–39. DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr.2013.05.007

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2) B. Berx, B. Hansen, S. Østerhus, K. M. Larsen, T. Sherwin, and K. Jochumsen (2013), Combining in situ measurements and altimetry to estimate volume, Ocean Science, 9, 639–654, 2013,

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3) Claude Frankignoul, Guillaume Gastineau, and Young-Oh Kwon (2013): The Influence of the AMOC Variability on the Atmosphere in CCSM3. J. Climate, 26, 9774–9790, doi:

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4) D. Volpi, F. J. Doblas-Reyes, J. García-Serrano, and V. Guemas (2013), Dependence of the climate prediction skill on spatiotemporal scales: Internal versus radiatively-forced contribution, published 19 June 2013, Geophysical Research Letters, Volume 40, Issue 12, pages 3213–3219, 28 June 2013, DOI: 10.1002/grl.50557

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5) D. A. Smeed, G. McCarthy, S. A. Cunningham, E. Frajka-Williams, D. Rayner, W. E. Johns, C. S. Meinen, M. O. Baringer, B. I. Moat, A. Duchez, and H. L. Bryden (2013): Observed decline of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation 2004 to 2012, published September 2013, Ocean Science Discussions, 10, 1619–1645, 2013,  doi:10.5194/osd-10-1619-2013

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6) de Steur, L., et al. (2013): Hydrographic changes in the Lincoln Sea in the Arctic Ocean with focus on an upper ocean freshwater anomaly between 2007 and 2010, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 118, doi:10.1002/jgrc.20341

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7) Paka, V., Zhurbas, V., Rudels, B., Quadfasel, D., Korzh, A., and Delisi, D. (2013): Microstructure measurements and estimates of entrainment in the Denmark Strait overflow plume, Ocean Science, 9, 1003-1014, doi:10.5194/os-9-1003-2013, 2013.Received: 23 May 2013 – Published in Ocean Sci. Discuss.: 3 July 2013

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8) Marnela, M., Rudels, B., Houssais, M.-N., Beszczynska-Möller, A., and Eriksson, P. B. (2013): Recirculation in the Fram Strait and transports of water in and north of the Fram Strait derived from CTD data, Ocean Sci., 9, 499-519, doi:10.5194/os-9-499-2013

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9) Javier García-Serrano, Irene Polo, Francisco J. Doblas-Reyes & Reindert J. Haarsma (2013): Multi-year prediction of the Atlantic Niño: A first approach from ENSEMBLES Amfiteatru Economic Vol. 25 (2013) 57-71, 10.5209/rev_FITE.2013.v25.43435

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10) Mauritzen, C., Rudels, B., and Toole, J. (2013) The Arctic and Subarctic Oceans/Seas. Chapter 17 in "Ocean Circulation and Climate", edited by G. Siedler, S.M. Griffies, J. Gould, and J.A. Church, Academic Press, Amsterdam 443-470

Book article, no Open Access provided

11) Korhonen, M., Rudels, B., Marnela, M., Wisotzki, A., and Zhao, J. (2013). Time and space variability of freshwater content, heat content and seasonal ice melt in the Arctic Ocean from 1991 to 2011. Ocean Sci., 9, 1015-1055, doi:105194/os-9-1015-2013.

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12) Brian R. MacKenzie, Mark R. Payne, Jesper Boje, Jacob L. Høyer and Helle Siegstad (2014): A cascade of warming impacts brings bluefin tuna to Greenland waters, Global Change Biology, Vol. 20/Issue 8, Blackwell Publishing, DOI: 10.1111/gcb.12597

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13) Tett, S., T. Sherwin, A. Shravat, and O. Browne (2014): How much has the North Atlantic Ocean Overturning circulation changed in the last 50 years? Journal of Climate, American Meteorological Society,

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14) J. Fischer , J. Karstensen , R. Zantopp , M. Visbeck , A. Biastoch , E. Behrens , C.W. Böning , D. Quadfasel , K. Jochumsen , H. Valdimarsson , S. Jónsson , S. Bacon , N.P. Holliday , S. Dye , M. Rhein , C. Mertens (2014): Intra-seasonal variability of the DWBC in the western subpolar North Atlantic, Progress in Oceanography, Elsevier Limited, doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2014.04.002

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15) Virginie Guemas, Javier Garcıa-Serrano, Annarita Mariotti, Francisco Doblas-Reyes, Louis-Philippe Carona (2014): Prospects for decadal climate prediction in theMediterranean region, Accepted 24 March 2014, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, DOI:10.1002/qj.2379

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16) Luis Ricardo Lage Rodrigues, Javier García-Serrano, and Francisco Doblas-Reyes (2014): Seasonal forecast quality of the West African monsoon rainfall regimes by multiple forecast systems, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, Volume 119, Issue 13, 7 JUL 2014

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17) Didier Swingedouw, Christian B. Rodehacke, Steffen M. Olsen, Matthew Menary, Yongqi Gao, Uwe Mikolajewicz, Juliette Mignot (2014): On the reduced sensitivity of the Atlantic overturning to Greenland ice sheet melting in projections: a multi-model assessment, Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-014-2270-x

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18) Gao, Yongqi, Sun Jianqi, Li Fei, He Shengping, Sandven Stein, Yan Qing, Zhang Zhongshi, Lohmann Katja, Keenlyside Noel, Furevik Tore, Suo Lingling (2014): Arctic sea ice and Eurasian climate: a review. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00376-014-0009-6, accepted

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19) Pointin, F., & Payne, M. R. (2014): A Resolution to the Blue Whiting (Micromesistius poutassou) Population Paradox? PloS One, 9(9), e106237. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0106237

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20) Klöwer, M., Latif, M., Ding, H., Greatbatch, R. J. and Park, W. (2014): Atlantic meridional overturning circulation and the prediction of North Atlantic sea surface temperature. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 406 . pp. 1-6. DOI 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.09.001.

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21) Sandoe, A.B., Gao, Y.Q., Langehaug, H. (2014): Poleward ocean heat transports, sea ice processes and Arctic sea ice variability in NorESM1-M simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research-Ocean, 19 (3), 2095-2108,

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22) Jochumsen, K., M. Köllner, D. Quadfasel, S. Dye, B. Rudels, and H. Valdimarsson (2015): On the origin and propagation of Denmark Strait overflow water anomalies in the Irminger Basin, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, 1841–1855, doi:10.1002/2014JC010397

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23) M. S. Wisz, O. Broennimann, P. Grønkjær, P. R. Møller, S. M. Olsen, D. Swingedouw, R. B. Hedeholm, E. E. Nielsen, A. GuisanL. Pellissier (2015): Arctic warming will promote Atlantic Pacific fish interchange. Nature Climate Change, Volume: 5, Pages 261–265, DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2500

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24) K. Kourtidis, A.K. Georgoulias, S. Rapsomanikis, V. Amiridis, I. Keramitsoglou, H. Hooyberghs, B. Maiheu, D. Melas (2015):, A study of the hourly variability of the urban heat island effect in the Greater Athens Area during summer, Science of The Total Environment, Volume 517, 1 June 2015, Pages 162-177, ISSN 0048-9697,

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24) De Ridder, K., Lauwaet, D., Maiheu, B. (2015): UrbClim – A fast urban boundary layer climate model, Urban Climate, Volume 12, June 2015, Pages 21-48, ISSN 2212-0955,

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25) Rudels, Bert (2015): Arctic Ocean circulation, processes and water masses: A description of observations and ideas with focus on the period prior to the International Polar Year 2007–2009, Progress in Oceanography, Vol. 132, 22-67, DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2013.11.006

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25) Rudels, B. , Korhonen, M., Schauer, U., Pisarev, S., Rabe, B. and Wisotzki, B. (2015): Circulation and transformation of Atlantic water in the Eurasian Basin and the contribution of the Fram Strait inflow branch to the Arctic Ocean heat budget. Progress in Oceanography, Vol. 132, 128-152, DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2014.04.003

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26) Haine, T.W.N., Curry, B., Gerdes, R., Hansen, E., Karcher, M., Lee, C., Rudels, B., Spreen, G., de Steur, L., Stewart, K.D., Woodgate, R. (2015). Arctic freshwater export: Status, mechanisms and prospects. Global and Planetary Change, 125, 13-35,

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27) Dmitrenko, I.A., Rudels, B., Kirillov, S.A., Aksenov, Y.O., Lien, V., Schauer, U., Polyakov, I.V., Coward, A., and Barber, D.G. (2015). Atlantic water flow through the St. Anna Trough in the northern Kara Sea. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JC010804.

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28) Guillaume Gastineau and Claude Frankignoul (2015): Influence of the North Atlantic SST Variability on the Atmospheric Circulation during the Twentieth Century. Journal of Climate, Vol. 28, 1396–1416.

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29) Bordbar, M., Martin, T., Latif, M. and Park, W. (2015): Effects of long-term variability on projections oftwenty-first-century dynamic sea level. Nature Climate Change, Vol. 5, 343-347, DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE2569

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30) de Steur, L., R. S. Pickart, D. J. Torres, and H. Valdimarsson (2015): Recent changes in the freshwater composition east of Greenland, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, 2326–2332, doi:10.1002/2014GL062759.

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29) Sherwin, T. J., Aleynik, D., Dumont, E., and Inall, M. E. (2015): Deep drivers of mesoscale circulation in the central Rockall Trough, Ocean Science, 11, 343-359, doi:10.5194/os-11-343-2015

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30) Lauwaet, D.; Hooyberghs, H.; Maiheu, B.; Lefebvre, W.; Driesen, G.; Van Looy, S.; De Ridder, K. (2015): Detailed Urban Heat Island Projections for Cities Worldwide: Dynamical Downscaling CMIP5 Global Climate Models. Climate 2015, 3, 391-415. DOI: 10.3390/cli3020391

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31) Hansen, B., Larsen, K. M. H., Hátún, H., Kristiansen, R., Mortensen, E., and Østerhus, S. (2015): Increasing transports of volume, heat, and salt towards the Arctic in the Faroe Current 1993–2013, Ocean Sci. Discuss., 12, 1013-1050, doi:10.5194/osd-12-1013-2015.

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32) Suo L, Gao Y, Guo D, Liu J, Wang H and Johannessen O (2015): Atmospheric response to the autumn sea-ice free Arctic and its detectability. Clim Dynam online 10.05.2015;Published in <time>April 2016</time>, Volume 46, Issue 7, pp 2051-2066. doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2689-8

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33) Holliday, N. P., S. A. Cunningham,,C. Johnson, S. F. Gary, C. Griffiths,,J. F. Read, and T. Sherwin (2015): Multidecadal variability of potential,temperature, salinity, and transport in,the eastern subpolar North Atlantic. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JC010762

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34) Agarwal, N., Jungclaus, J. H., Köhl, A., Mechoso, C. R., & Stammer, D. (2015). Additional
contributions to CMIP5 regional sea level projections resulting from Greenland and Antarctic ice
mass loss
. Environmental Research Letters, 10(7), 074008. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/10/7/074008

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35) Stammer D., M. Balmaseda, P. Heimbach, A. Köhl, A. Weaver (2016): Ocean Data Assimilation in Support of Climate Applications - Status and Perspectives-, Annual Review of Marine
Science, 8, doi:10.1146/annurev-marine-122414-034113

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36) Zhou G, Latif M, Greatbatch RJ, Park W (2015): Atmospheric response to the North Pacific enabled by daily sea surface temperature variability. Geophys Res Lett n/a–n/a. doi: 10.1002/2015GL065356

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37) Drews A, Greatbatch RJ, Ding H, Latif M, Park W (2015): The use of a flow field correction technique for alleviating the North Atlantic cold bias with application to the Kiel Climate Model. Ocean Dynamics 65:1079–1093. doi: 10.1007/s10236-015-0853-7

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38) Martin T, Park W, Latif M (2015) Southern Ocean forcing of the North Atlantic at multi-centennial time scales in the Kiel Climate Model. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography 114:39–48. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2014.01.018

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39) J. García-Serrano, C. Frankignoul, G. Gastineau, and A. de la Cámara (2015): On the Predictability of the Winter Euro-Atlantic Climate: Lagged Influence of Autumn Arctic Sea Ice. Journal of Climate, 28, 5195–5216.

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40) Christophe Herbaut, Marie-Noëlle Houssais, Sally Close, Anne-Cécile Blaizot (2015): Two wind-driven modes of winter sea ice variability in the Barents Sea. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, Volume 106, December 2015, Pages 97–115,  doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2015.10.005

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41) Wu, Y., M. Latif, and W. Park (2015): Multiyear predictability of Northern Hemisphere surface air temperature in the Kiel Climate Model, Climate Dynamics 1–12, doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2871-z

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42) García-Serrano J., Guemas V., Doblas-Reyes FJ-, (2015): Added-value from initialisation in predictions of Atlantic multi-decadal variability. Climate Dynamics, May 2015, Volume 44, Issue 9, pp 2539-2555, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-014-2370-7

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43) Köhl, A. (2015): Influence of assimilating transports and in situ data from the Rapid-MOCHA array into the GECCO2 ocean synthesis, Dyn. Atm. Oceans, 72, 38-51,

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44) Olsen, S.M., Hansen, B., Østerhus, S., Quadfasel, D. and Valdimarsson, H. (2015): Biased thermohaline exchanges with the arctic across the Iceland-Faroe Ridge in ocean climate models, Ocean Sci. Discuss., 12, 1471-1510, doi:10.5194/osd-12-1471-2015

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45) Frankignoul, C., G. Gastineau and Y.-O. Kwon (2015): Wintertime Atmospheric Response to North Atlantic Ocean Circulation Variability in a Climate Model, J. of Climate 28(19), 7659-7677,
DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0007.1

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46) Rojo M, Claud C, Mallet PE, Noer G, Carleton AM, and M Vicomte (2015): Polar low tracks over the Nordic Seas: a 14 winter climatological Analysis. Tellus A 67 : 24 660,

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47) A.V. Vlasenko, A. Köhl, D. Stammer (2015): The efficiency of geophysical adjoint codes generated by automatic differentiation tools., Computer Physics Communications, 2015,
DOI: 10.1016/j.cpc.2015.10.008

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48) Close, S., Houssais, M.-N. and Herbaut, C. (2015): Regional dependence,in the timing of onset of rapid decline in Arctic sea ice concentration. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans.

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49) Lauwaeta, D., K. De Riddera, S. Saeedb, E. Brissonb, c, F. Chatterjeeb, N.P.M. van Lipzigb, B. Maiheua, H. Hooyberghsa (2015): Assessing the current and future urban heat island of Brussels. Volume 15, March 2016, Pages 1–15. DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2015.11.008

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50) Mark R. Payne, Manuel Barange, William W. L. Cheung, Brian R. MacKenzie, Harold P. Batchelder, Xochitl Cormon, Tyler D. Eddy, Jose A. Fernandes, Anne B. Hollowed, Miranda C. Jones, Jason S. Link, Philipp Neubauer, Ivonne Ortiz, Ana M. Queirós and José Ricardo Paula (2015): Uncertainties in projecting climate-change impacts in marine ecosystems. ICES Journal of Marine Science 2015, doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsv231

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51) Moore, G. W. K., K. Våge, R. S. Pickart, and I. A. Renfrew, (2015): Decreasing intensity of open-ocean convection in the Greenland and Iceland seas . Nature Climate Change 5, 877–882 (2015) DOI:10.1038/nclimate2688

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52) Våge, K., G. W. K. Moore, H. Valdimarsson, and S. Jónsson, (2015): Water mass transformation in the Iceland Sea.  Deep Sea Research I, 101, PP98-109. DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr.2015.04.001

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53) Adèle Révelard, Claude Frankignoul, and Nathalie Sennéchael (2015): Influence of the decadal variability of the Kuroshio Extension on the atmospheric circulation in the cold season, Journal of Climate 2015; e-View; DOI:

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54) García-Serrano, J., and C. Frankignoul (2015): On the feedback of the winter NAO-driven sea ice anomalies. Climate Dynamics, pp 1-12, e-view, First online: 28 November 2015
DOI: 10.1007/s00382-015-2922-5

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55) Jochumsen Kerstin, Sarah Schnurr, Detlef Quadfasel (2016): Bottom temperature and salinity distribution and its variability around Iceland. Deep Sea Research I, volume 111, May 2016, Pages 79–90. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2016.02.009

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56) Brun, Philipp; Kiorboe, Thomas; Licandro, Riscilla; Payne, Mark (2016). The predictive skill of species distribution models for plankton in a changing climate. Global Change Biology (2016),
doi: 10.1111/gcb.13274

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57) Latariu, Katrin & Detlef Quadfasel (2016). Water mass transformation in the deep basins of the Nordic Seas: Analyses of heat and freshwater budgets. Deep Sea Research Part I, available online 23 April 2016. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2016.04.012

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58) Langehaug, H.R.; Matei, D., Eldevik, T. Lohmann, K. and Y. Gao(2016). On model differences and skill in predicting sea surface temperature in the Nordic and Barents Seas. Clim Dynamics (2016). doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3118-3

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59) Liu, X., Köhl, A., Stammer, D., Masuda, S., Ishikawa, Y., & Mochizuki, T. (2016). Impact of in-consistency between the climate model and its initial conditions on climate prediction. Climate Dynamics, 1-15, doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3194-4

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60) Rudels, B. (2016) Arctic Ocean Stability: The effects of local cooling, oceanic heat transport, freshwater input, and sea ice melt with special emphasis on the Nansen Basin. J. Geophys Res. Oceans, 121, 4450-4473, doi:10.1002/2015JC011045

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61) Marnela, M., Rudels, B., Goszczko, I., Beszczynska-Möller, A., and Schauer, U. (2016) Fram Strait and Greenland Sea transports, water masses, and water mass transformations 1999-2010 (and beyond). J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 121, 2134-2346, doi:10.1002/2015JC011312.

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62) Na Wen, Claude Frankignoul, Guillaume Gastineau (2016). Active AMOC–NAO coupling in the IPSL‑CM5A‑MRclimate model. Climate Dynamics. Online 22 December 2015. October 2016, Volume 47, Issue 7, pp 2105–2119. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-015-2953-y

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63) Marieke Femke de Jong und Laura de Steur (2016). Strong winter cooling over the Irminger Sea in winter 2014-2015, exceptional deep convection, and the emergence of anomalously low SST. Geophysical Research Letters, Volume 43, Issue 13, 16 July 2016, Pages 7106–711. DOI: 10.1002/2016GL069596

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64) Robert Marsh, Ivan D. Haigh, Stuart A. Cunningham, Mark E. Inall, Marie Porter, Ben I. Moat (2016). Large-scale forcing of the European Slope Current and associated,inflows to the North Sea. Discussion Paper Ocean Science. DOI:10.5194/os-2016-61


65) Behrens E, Våge K, Harden B, Biastoch A, B¨oning CW (2017). Composition and variability of the Denmark Strait Overflow Water in a high-resolution numerical model hindcast simulation.  Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, AGU Publications. DOI: 10.1002/2016JC012158
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66) Brun, Philipp, Payne, Mark. R, Kiørboe, Thomas (2017). Trait biogeography of marine copepods – an analysis across scales. Ecology Letters 19 (12) 1403-1413, Wiley. DOI: 10.1111/ele.12688
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67) Brun, Philipp, Payne, Mark. R, Kiørboe, Thomas (2017). A trait database for marine copepods. Earth System Science Data 9 (1) , 99-113, Copernicus. DOI: 10.5194/essd-9-99-2017

68) Close, S., M.-N. Houssais and C. Herbaut (2017). The Arctic winter sea ice quadrupole revisited. J. Climate. DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0506.1
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69) de Steur, L., R. S. Pickart, A. Macrander, K. Våge, B. Harden, S. Jonsson, S. Østerhus, and H. Valdimarsson (2017). Liquid freshwater transport estimates from the East Greenland Current based on continuous measurements north of Denmark Strait, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, 93–109, DOI:10.1002/2016JC012106.
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70) Garcia-Serrano, J., C. Frankignoul, and coauthors (2017). Multi-model assessment of linkages between eastern Arctic sea-ice variability and the Euro-Atlantic atmospheric circulation in current climate. Climate Dynamics, American Meteorological Society. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3454-3
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71) Håvik L, Pickart RS, Våge K, Thurnherr AM, Beszczynska-Möller A, Walczowski W, von Appen WJ (2017). Evolution of the East Greenland Current from Fram Strait to Denmark Strait: Synoptic measurements from summer 2012. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. AGU Publications. DOI: 10.1002/2016JC012 228
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72) Lozier,M.S., Bacon,S., Bower,A.S., Cunningham,S.A., de Jong,M.F., de Steur,L., deYoung,B., Fischer,J., Gary,S.F., Greenan,B.J.W., Heimbach,P., Holliday,N.P., Houpert,L., Inall,M.E., Johns,W.E., Johnson,H.L., Karstensen,J., Li,F., Lin,X., Mackay,N., Marshall,D.P., Mercier,H., Myers,P.G., Pickart,R.S., Pillar,H.R., Straneo,F., Thierry,V., Weller,R.A., Williams,R.G., Wilson,C., Yang,J., Zhao,J., Zika,J.D. (2016). Overturning in the Subpolar North Atlantic Program: a new international ocean observing system. Bull. Am. Met. Society (BAMS) Online: 23 Aug 2016. AMS. DOI: 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0057.1
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73) Mastropole D, Pickart RS, Valdimarsson H, Våge K, Jochumsen K, Girton J (2017). On the hydrography of Denmark Strait. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Vol:122. AGU Publications.
DOI: 10.1002/2016JC012007
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74) Reintges, A., Latif, M. and Park, W. (2017). Sub-decadal North Atlantic Oscillation variability in observations and the Kiel Climate Model. Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3279-0
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75) Reintges, A., Martin, T., Latif, M. and Keenlyside, N.S.(2017). Uncertainty in twenty-first century projections of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation in CMIP3 and CMIP5 models. Climate Dynamics, Springer. DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3180-x
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76) Tommasi et al. (2017). Managing living marine resources in a dynamic environment: the role of seasonal to decadal climate forecasts. Progress in Oceanography 152, 15-49, Elsevier.
DOI: 10.1016/j.pocean.2016.12.011
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77) Zantopp, R., J. Fischer, M. Visbeck, and J. Karstensen (2016). From interannual to decadal: 17 years of boundary current transports at the exit of the Labrador Sea. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122. AGU. DOI: 10.1002/2016JC012271
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78) Zhou, G., Latif, M., Greatbatch, R.J. and Park, W. (2017). State-Dependence of Atmospheric Response to Extratropical North Pacific SST Anomalies. Journal of Climate, AMS. DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0672.1
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Publications in submission / preparation (as of 31.01.2017)

Breitzel-Barriquand, T., Frankignoul, C., G. Gastineau, and Y.-O. Kwon, Ruprich-Robert, Y. (in preparation). AMOC dynamics and climatic influence in the FLOR model.

Claud, C., Vicomte, M., Rojo, M., Mallet, P.E., Noer, G., Carleton, A.M. (in preparation). Associations between the summer Arctic sea ice loss and polar low activity over the Nordic Seas in mid- winter.

Close, S., Herbaut, C., Houssais M.-N. and A.-C. Blaizot (in preparation). Mechanisms of interannual to decadal scale winter Labrador Sea variability

de Jong, F.M., and de Steur, L. (in preparation). Transport variability of the Irminger Current: first year-round results from a mooring array on the Reykjanes Ridge 2014-2016. JGR - Oceans

Eliasen, S. K., Hátún, H., Larsen, K. M. H., Hansen, B., Rasmussen, T. A. S. (submitted). Phenologically distinct phytoplankton regions on the Faroe Shelf. Journal of Marine Systems

Eliasen, S. K., Hátún, H., Larsen, K. M. H., Jacobsen, S. (submitted). Faroe shelf bloom phenology - regulated by ocean-to-shelf nutrient fluxes. Continental Shelf Research

Eliasen, S. K., Hátún, H., Larsen, K. M. H., Hansen, B. (in preparation). The Faroe Shelf spring bloom is initiated by the establishment of a tidal front. Continental Shelf Research

Ferreira, A.S.A., MacKenzie, B.R., Butenschön, M., Visser, A.W. and Payne, M.R. (under revision before resubmission). How can we distinguish between competing explanations of year class strength? - a blue whiting case study. Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences

Frankignoul, C., G. Gastineau, and Y.-O. Kwon (submitted). Estimation of the SST response to anthropogenic and external forcing, and its impact on the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation and the Pacific Decadal Oscillation. Journal of Climate

Gastineau, G.; Garcia-Serrano, J. & Frankignoul. C. (submitted). Climate influence of Eurasian snow cover  and links with Arctic sea-ice. Journal of Climate

Gastineau, G. et al. (in preparation). Influence of atmospheric coupling and mean state for the AMOC variability. Climate Dynamics

Gastineau, G., J. Garcia-Serrano, and C. Frankignoul (submitted). The influence of autumnal Eurasian snow cover on climate and its links with Arctic sea ice cover. Journal of Climate

Hansen, Bogi;  Turið Poulsen, Karin Margretha Húsgarð Larsen, Hjálmar Hátún, Svein Østerhus, Elin Darelius, Barbara Berx, Detlef Quadfasel, Kerstin Jochumsen (in preparation). Atlantic water flow through the Faroese Channels

Hátún, Hjálmar; Bergur Olsen and Selma Pacariz (submitted). The dynamics of the North Atlantic subpolar gyre introduces predictability to the breeding success of kittiwakes. Frontiers in Marine Science

Hátún, H., Ólafsson, J., Azetsu-Scott, K., Somavilla, R., Rey, F., Johnson, C., Mathis, M., Mikolajewicz, U., Coupel, P., Tremblay, J. E., Hartman, S. E., Pacariz, S. (submitted). The subpolar North Atlantic is losing its silicate. Science Advances

Hátún, H., Olsen, B., Pacariz, S., Jacobsen, J.A. (in preparation). Faroe kittiwakes exploit Icelandic waters. Science Advances

Herbaut, C., Houssais, M. N., Close, S. and A.-C. Blaizot (in revision). On the spatial coherence of the Atlantic Water inflow across the Nordic Seas. Journal Of Geophysical Research

Johnson, C., T. Sherwin, S. A. Cunningham, E. Dumont, L. Houpert, and N. P. Holliday (in Press) Transports and pathways of overflow water in the Rockall Trough. Deep Sea Research, Elsevier. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr.2017.02.004

Jochumsen, K., M. Moritz, N. Nunes, D. Quadfasel, K. M. Larsen, B. Hansen, H. Valdimarsson and S. Jonsson (2017). Revised transport estimates of the Denmark Strait Overflow. Journal of Geophysical Research. AGU Publications In revision

Langehaug, H.R., A.B. Sandø, M. Årthun and M. Ilicak (in prepatation). The Atlantic Water pathway in a high and a medium resolution version of the Norwegian Earth System Model

Lauwaet, Dirk; Bino Maiheu, Koen De Ridder, Wesley Boënne, Hans Hooyberghs, Matthias Demuzere and Marie-Leen Verdonck (in preparation).  Effectiveness of green and blue infrastructure to mitigate outdoor heat stress in the city of Ghent. Landscape and urban planning

MacKenzie, Brian R.; Mark R. Payne and Daniela Matei (in preparation). Applying north Atlantic climate-oceanographic models for forecasting European eel recruitment. Fisheries Oceanography or Progr. Oceanography

Miesner, Anna K. and Mark R  Payne (in preparation). Mechanisms driving the spatial distribution of Blue whiting spawning. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science.

Neuheimer A.B., M.R. Payne and B.R. MacKenzie (in preparation). Temperature-dependent adaptation allow fish to meet their food across their species’ range. Nature Communications

Oltmanns, M., Karstensen, J. & Fischer, J. (in preparation). The impact of warm summers over the subpolar North Atlantic on ocean convection in winter. Journal of Climate

Pacariz, S. , Hátún, H., Johnson, C. and Hartman, S. (in preparation). The Iceland Basin – a ‘dessert’ in the productive subpolar North Atlantic. Deep Sea Research

Payne, Mark R. et al. (submitted). Lessons from the first generation of marine ecological forecasts. Frontiers in Marine Science

Payne Mark  R., Daniela Matei and Brian R. MacKenzie (in preparation). Decadal-scale predictability of Bluefin Tuna habitat. Scientific Reports

Révelard, A., C. Frankignoul, and Y.-O. Kwon (submitted). A multivariate estimate of the cold season atmospheric response to North Pacific SST variability. Journal of Climate

Rudels, Bert; Gerard McCarthy, Clare Johnson, Laura de Steur, Bogi Hansen, Kjetil Våge, Kerstin Jochumsen, Karin Margretha H. Larsen, Steingrimur Jónsson, Barbara Berx, Femke de Jong, Hjálmar Hátún, Johannes Karstensen, Meri Korhonen, Svein Osterhus, Detlef Quadfasel, Hedinn Valdimarsson (submitted). Exchanges of volume, heat and freshwater between the Arctic Mediterranean and the North Atlantic in relation to the main physical processes: Insights from the EU-NACLIM observations. Progress in Oceanography.

Stammer, D. ; A. Köhl, A. Vlasenko, I. Matei, F. Lunkeit, S. Schubert (in preparation). A Pilot Climate Sensitivity Study using the CEN Coupled Adjoint Model (CESAM). Environmental Research Letters

Suo, L.L., Gao, Y.Q., Guo, D., Bethke I. (submitted). Sea-ice free Arctic contributes to the projected warming minimum in North Atlantic.  

Other interesting publications

These are peer-reviewed articles published by teams involved in NACLIM, but not directly co-funded by NACLIM funds:

Wouters, H., De Ridder, K., Demuzere, M., Lauwaet, D., and van Lipzig, N. P. M. (2013), The diurnal evolution of the urban heat island of Paris: a model-based case study during Summer 2006, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 8525-8541, doi:10.5194/acp-13-8525-2013, 2013. Open access: yes, the full paper can be downloaded from

Park, J.-Y, Bader, J., and Matei, D. (2014): Northern-hemispheric differential warming is the key to understanding the discrepancies in the projected Sahel rainfall. Nature Communications. 5:5985
doi: 10.1038/ncomms6985