The Bjerknes Centre is a collaboration on climate research, between the University of Bergen, Uni Research, the Institute of Marine Research, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Centre.

Publications 2017

This list includes publications by Bjerknes scientists in 2017. (Bjerknes scientists in bold)

  1. Alendal, G., Blackford, J., Chen, B.,Avlesen, H.,Omar, A. (2017): Using Bayes Theorem to Quantify and Reduce Uncertainties when Monitoring Varying Marine Environments for Indications of a Leak, Energy Procedia, 114, 3607-3612,
  2. Beaty, T., Heinze, C., Taylor Hughlett, Winguth, A.M.E (2017): Response of export production and dissolved oxygen concentrations in oxygen minimum zones to pCO2 and temperature stabilization scenarios in the biogeochemical model HAMOCC 2.0, Biogeosciences, 14, 781-797, doi:10.5194/bg-14-781-2017

  3. Behrens E.,Våge, K.,Harden, B.,Biastoch, A., Böning, C.W. (2017): Composition and variability of the Denmark Strait Overflow Water in a high-resolution numerical model hindcast simulation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JC012158

  4. Bischhoff, T, Schneider, T., Meckler, A.N. (2017): Conceptual Model for the Response of Tropical Rainfall to Orbital Variations, Journal of Climate, DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0691.1

  5. Breili, K., Simpson, M.J.R., Nilsen, J.E.Ø. (2017): Observed Sea-Level Changes along the Norwegian Coast. J. Mar. Sci. Eng. , 5, 29, doi:10.3390/jmse5030029.

  6. Chafik, L.,  Nilsen, J.E.Ø.,  Dangendorf, S (2017). Impact of North Atlantic teleconnection patterns on Northern European sea level. J. Mar. Sci. Eng., 5, 43, doi:10.3390/jmse5030043.

  7. Daae, K., Hattermann, T., Darelius, E., Fer, I.(2017): On the effect of topography and wind on warm water inflow-An idealized study of the southern Weddell Sea continental shelf system,J. Geophys. Res. Oceans,DOI: 10.1002/2016JC012541 

  8. Day, J..Jet al., including Kolstad, E. (2017): Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, DOI:

  9. De Schepper, S.,  Beck, K.M , Mangerud, G. (2017): Late Neogene dinoflagellate cyst and acritarch biostratigraphy for Ocean Drilling Program Hole 642B, Norwegian Sea, Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology,236, 12–32,

  10. Eide, M.,Olsen, A.,Ninnemann. U.,  Eldevik, T.  (2017a), A global estimate of the full oceanic 13C Suess effect since the preindustrial, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 31, doi:10.1002/2016GB005472.

  11. Eide, M.,Olsen, A. ,Ninnemann, U.,Johannessen,T. (2017b), A global ocean climatology of preindustrial and modern ocean δ13C, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 31, doi:10.1002/2016GB005473.

  12. Fer, I., Peterson, A. K., Randelhoff, A., Meyer, A, (2017):  One-dimensional evolution of the upper water column in the Atlantic sector of the Arctic Ocean in winter, Journal of Geophysichal Research, DOI: 10.1002/2016JC012431

  13. Henson, S. A., Beaulieu, C., Ilyina, T., Jogn, J. G., Long, M., Seferian, R., Tjiputra, J., and Sarmiento, J. (2017), Rapid emergence of climate change in environmental drivers of marine ecosystems, Nature Communication, doi:10.1038/ncomms14682.

  14. Fransson, A., Chieric,, M.,Skjelvan, I. Olsen, A., Assmy, P., Peterson, A.K., Spreen, G. , Ward, B. (2017):  Effects of sea-icea and biogeochemical processes and storms on under-ice water fCO2 during the winter-spring transition in the high Arctic Ocean: implications for sea-air CO2 fluxes, J. Geophys. Res, 122, doi: 10.1002/2016JC012478 

  15. Håvik, L.,  Pickart, R.S., Våge, K. , Torres, D., Thurnherr, A.M., A. Beszczynska-Möller, Walczowski, W., von Appen, W.-J. (2017), Evolution of the East Greenland Current from Fram Strait to Denmark Strait: Synoptic measurements from summer 2012, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JC012228.

  16. Håvik, L.,  Våge. K., Pickart, R. ,Harden, B., von Appen, W., Jónsson, S., and Østerhus, S., 2017: Structure and variability of the shelfbreak East Greenland Current north of Denmark Strait. J. Phys. Oceanogr. doi:10.1175/JPO-D-17-
    0062.1, in press

  17. Jeansson, E., Olsen, A, Jutterström, S. (2017): Arctic Intermediate Water in the Nordic Seas, 1991–2009, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers,

  18. Joos, H., Madonna, E., Witlox, K., Ferrachat, S., Wernli, H., Lohmann, U.(2017): Effect of anthropogenic aerosol emissions on precipitation in warm conveyor belts in the western North Pacific in winter – a model study with ECHAM6-HAM, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6243-6255, doi:10.5194/acp-17-6243-2017

  19. Kumer, V-M. , Reuder, J.  Eikill, R.O. (2017): Characterization of Turbulence in Wind Turbine Wakes under Different Stability Conditions from Static Doppler LiDAR Measurements Remote Sens. 2017, 9), 242; doi:10.3390/rs9030242

  20. Lacressonnière, G., Watson, L., Gauss, M., Engardt, M., Andersson, C., Beekmann, M., Colette, A., Foret, G. Josse, B., Marécal , v. Nyiri, A. Siour, G., Sobolowski, S. Vautard, R. (2017). Particulate matter air pollution in Europe in a +2 °C warming world. Atmospheric Environment, 154, 129–140..

  21. Li, L,  Gochis, D.J., Sobolowski, S., Mesquita, M.d.S. (2017): Evaluating the present annual water budget of a Himalayan headwater river basin using a high-resolution atmosphere-hydrology model, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres , DOI: 10.1002/2016JD026279

  22. Lunt, D. J., Huber, M., Anagnostou, E., Baatsen, M. L. J., Caballero, R., DeConto, R., Dijkstra, H. A., Donnadieu, Y., Evans, D., Feng, R., Foster, G. L., Gasson, E., von der Heydt, A. S., Hollis, C. J., Inglis, G. N., Jones, S. M., Kiehl, J., Kirtland Turner, S., Korty, R. L., Kozdon, R., Krishnan, S., Ladant, J.-B., Langebroek, P., Lear, C. H., LeGrande, A. N., Littler, K., Markwick, P., Otto-Bliesner, B., Pearson, P., Poulsen, C. J., Salzmann, U., Shields, C., Snell, K., Stärz, M., Super, J., Tabor, C., Tierney, J. E., Tourte, G. J. L., Tripati, A., Upchurch, G. R., Wade, B. S., Wing, S. L., Winguth, A. M. E., Wright, N. M., Zachos, J. C., and Zeebe, R. E. (2017): The DeepMIP contribution to PMIP4: experimental design for model simulations of the EECO, PETM, and pre-PETM (version 1.0), Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 889-901, doi:10.5194/gmd-10-889-2017 

  23. Koseki, S., Keenlyside, N., Demissie, T., Toniazzo, T., Counillon, F., Bethke I., Ilicak M., and Shen, M.-L., (2017): Causes of the large warm bias in the Angola-Benguela Frontal Zone in the Norwegian Earth System Model. Climate Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3896-2

  24. Maronga, B. , Reuder, J. (2017): On the Formulation and Universality of Monin–Obukhov Similarity Functions for Mean Gradients and Standard Deviations in the Unstable Surface Layer: Results from Surface-Layer-Resolving Large-Eddy Simulations, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences , DOI:
  25. Mitchell, D., AchutaRao, K., Allen, M., Bethke, I., Beyerle, U., Ciavarella, A., Forster, P. M., Fuglestvedt, J., Gillett, N., Haustein, K., Ingram, W., Iversen, T., Kharin, V., Klingaman, N., Massey, N., Fischer, E., Schleussner, C.-F., Scinocca, J., Seland, Ø., Shiogama, H., Shuckburgh, E., Sparrow, S., Stone, D., Uhe, P., Wallom, D., Wehner, M., and Zaaboul, R. (2017): Half a degree additional warming, prognosis and projected impacts (HAPPI): background and experimental design, Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 571-583, doi:10.5194/gmd-10-571-2017

  26. Montserrat,A-G., Kleiven, H.F., McManus, J.F., Moffa-Sanchez, P., Broecker, W.S., Flower, B.P.(2017): Freshening of the Labrador Sea as a trigger for Little Ice Age development. Clim. Past, 13, 317–331, doi:10.5194/cp-13-317-2017

  27. Nummelin, A., Li, C., Hezel, P. J.(2017): Connecting ocean heat transport changes from the mid-latitudes to the Arctic Ocean,Geophysical Research Letters,doi ;10.1002/2016GL071333},

  28. Olsen, A.: (2017), Autonomous observing platform CO2 data shed new light on the Southern Ocean carbon cycle, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 31, doi: 10.1002/2017GB005676

  29. Onarheim, I. H., Årthun, M. (2017); Toward an ice-free Barents Sea, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi:10.1002/2017GL074304.

  30. Papritz, L.,  Spengler. T. (2017): A Lagrangian climatology of cold air outbreaks in the Irminger and Nordic seas and their role in shaping air-sea heat fluxes, J. Climate, 30, 2717 - 2737, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0605.1

  31. Pérez-Hernandez M.D.,Pickart, R.S.,Pavlov, V., Våge, K.,Ingvaldsen. R.,Sundfjord, A.,Renner, A.H.H.,Torres, D.J.,Erofeeva, S.Y. ( 2017): The Atlantic Water boundary current north of Svalbard in late summer. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JC012486

  32. Pausata, F.R., Zhang, Q,  Muschitiello, F.,  Lu, Z., Chafik, L.,  Niedermeyer, E.M.,, J. Stager, C., Cobb, K.M., &  Liu, Z. (2017): Greening of the Sahara suppressed ENSO activity during the mid-Holocene, Nature Communications, 8,16020, doi:10.1038/ncomms16020

  33. Peterson, A. K.,Fer, I.,  McPhee, M.G., and A. Randelhoff (2017):Turbulent heat and momentum fluxes in the upper ocean under Arctic sea ice, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JC012283

  34. Philipp, A ,  and 34 coauthors including Smedsrud, L.H. (2017): Leads in Arctic pack ice enable early phytoplankton blooms below snow-covered sea ice, Scientific Reports 7,  40850, doi:10.1038/srep40850

  35. Polovodova Asteman, I., Risebrobakken, B., Moros, M., Binczewska, A., Dobosz,S., Jansen, E., Sławinska, J.& Bazk, M.: Late Holocene palaeoproductivity changes: a multi-proxy study in the Norwegian Trench and the Skagerrak,North Sea. Boreas. ISSN 0300-9483

  36. Pontoppidan, M., Reuder, J., Mayer, S., Kolstad, E.W. (2017) Downscaling an intense precipitation event in complex terrain: the importance of high grid resolution,  Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography,

  37. Rossby, T., Reverdin, G,  Chafik, L., and Søiland, H. (2017): A direct estimate of poleward volume, heat, and freshwater fluxes at 59.5°N between Greenland and Scotland, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, 58705887, doi:10.1002/2017JC012835

  38. Schemm, S., Nummelin, A., Kvamstø, N.G., Breivik, Ø.(2017): The Ocean Version of the Lagrangian Analysis Tool LAGRANTO. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 34, 1723–1741,

  39. Schwinger, J., Tjiputra, J., Goris, N., Six, K. D., Kirkevåg, A., Seland, Ø., Heinze, C., and Ilyina, T.(2017): Amplification of global warming through pH dependence of DMS production simulated with a fully coupled Earth system model, Biogeosciences, 14, 3633-3648,

  40. Semper, S., Darelius, E.(2017): Seasonal resonance of diurnal coastal trapped waves in the southern Weddell Sea, Antarctica, Ocean Sci., 13, 77-93, doi:10.5194/os-13-77-2017

  41. Simpson, M.J.R., Ravndal, O.R., Sande, H., Nilsen, J.E.Ø., Kierulf, H.P., Vestøl, O., Steffen, H. (2017): Projected 21st Century Sea-Level Changes, Observed Sea Level Extremes, and Sea Level Allowances for Norway. J. Mar. Sci. Eng.5, 36, doi:10.3390/jmse5030036.

  42. Smedsrud, L. H, Halvorsen, M. H., Stroeve, J. C., Zhang, R., and Kloster, K.(2017): Fram Strait sea ice export variability and September Arctic sea ice extent over the last 80 years, The Cryosphere, 11, 65-79, doi:10.5194/tc-11-65-2017

  43. Sodemann, H., Aemisegger, F., Pfahl, S., Bitter, M., Corsmeier, U., Feuerle, T., Graf, P., Hankers, R., Hsiao, G., Schulz, H., Wieser, A.,Wernli, H (2017).: The stable isotopic composition of water vapour above Corsica during the HyMeX SOP1 campaign: insight into vertical mixing processes from lower-tropospheric survey flights, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6125-6151, doi:10.5194/acp-17-6125-2017

  44. Spensberger, C., Spengler, T. and  Li, C. (2017): Upper Tropospheric Jet Axis Detection and Application to the Boreal Winter 2013/14, Mon. Wea. Rev.,

  45. Sprenger, M., Schemm, S., Oechslin, R., and Jenkner, J. (2017): Nowcasting Foehn wind events using the AdaBoost machine learning algorithm. Wea. Forecasting, doi: 10.1175/WAF-D-16-0208.1.

  46. Suo,L.., Gao Y., Guo D.,  Bethke, I (2017):. Sea-ice free Arctic contributes to the projected warming minimum in North Atlantic. Environ. Res. Lett.

  47. Tan, N, Ramstein, G., Dumas, C., Contoux, C. , Ladant, J-B., Pierre Sepulchre, P., Zhang, Z., De Schepper, S. (2017): Exploring the MIS M2 glaciation occurring during a warm and high atmospheric CO2 Pliocene background climate, Earth and Planetary Science Letters , 472, 266–276,

  48. Turney, C.S.M. et al. including Ciasto, L. (2017): Tropical forcing of increased Southern Ocean climate variability revealed by a 140-year subantarctic temperature reconstruction, Clim. Past, 13, 231-248, doi:10.5194/cp-13-231-2017

  49. Van der Bilt, W. G. M., Bakke, J., Werner, J. P., Paasche, Ø., Rosqvist, G., & Vatle, S. S. (2017). Late Holocene glacier reconstruction reveals retreat behind present limits and two-stage Little Ice Age on subantarctic South Georgia. Journal of Quaternary Science, DOI: 10.1002/jqs.2937

  50. van Hulten, M. (2017): ComPlot: Comparison Plotter to visually evaluate Ocean model simulations, The Journal of Open Source Software,

  51. Wang, Y, Counillon, F., Bethke, I, Keenlyside, N., Bocquet, M., Shen, M-L (2017): Optimising assimilation of hydrographic profiles into isopycnal ocean models with ensemble data assimilation, Ocean Modelling, 114, 33-44,

  52. Yu, E., King, M.P., Sobolowski, S. et al. (2017) Asian droughts in the last millennium: a search for robust impacts of Pacific Ocean surface temperature variabilities, Clim Dyn (2017).

  53. Åkesson, H., Nisancioglu, K. H., Giesen, R. H., and Morlighem, M.(2017): Simulating the evolution of Hardangerjøkulen ice cap in southern Norway since the mid-Holocene and its sensitivity to climate change, The Cryosphere, 11, 281-302, doi:10.5194/tc-11-281-2017.

  54. Årthun, M., Eldevik, T., Viste, E., Drange, H.,Furevik, T., Johnson, H.L.,  Keenlyside, N.S. (2017). Skillful prediction of northern climate provided by the ocean. Nat. Commun. 8, 15875, doi: 10.1038/ncomms15875.