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Sea Education Association Research

"Ocean circulation" Papers and Publications


Spranger, A., 2018. Mapping the Deep Equatorial Current. Unpublished student research paper, Class S-281, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Selected student research


Cedarholm, E. and N. Randall, 2018. Variations in geostrophic flow dynamics from the Southern Subtropical Front into the South Pacific Subtropical Gyre. Unpublished student research paper, Class S-278, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Selected student research


Malakoff, E. and A. Ripley, 2018. Identification of water masses and eddies along the north and east coasts of Aotearoa New Zealand in late summer of 2018. Unpublished student research paper, Class S-277, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Selected student research


Maamaatuaiahutapu, K., J. Witting*, and E. Martinez, 2018. The maximum salinity core layer spreading in the South Pacific Ocean. Ocean Sciences Meeting, Portland, OR.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Presentations


Håvik, L., K. Våge, R. Pickart, B. Harden*, W.-J. von Appen, S. Jónsson and S. Østerhus, 2017. Structure and variability of the shelfbreak East Greenland Current north of Denmark Strait.  J. Phys. Oceanogr.  47, 2631-2646. doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0062.1

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Peer-reviewed publications


Moreno, W., 2017. Current acceleration over seamounts in the Phoenix Islands. Unpublished student research paper, Class S-274, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Selected student research


Behrens, E., K. Våge, B. Harden*, A. Biastoch and C. Böning, 2017. Composition and variability of the Denmark Strait Overflow Water in a high-resolution numerical model hindcast simulation. J. Geophys. Res.-Oceans 122. doi: 10.1002/2016JC012158

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Peer-reviewed publications


de Steur, L. , R. Pickart, A. Macrander, K. Våge, B. Harden*, S. Jónsson, 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

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Peer-reviewed publications


Harden, B.* R. Pickart, H. Valdimarsson, K. Våge, L. de Steur, C. Richards, F. Bahr, D. Torres, E. Børve, S. Jónsson, A. Macrander, S. Østerhus, L. Håvik, and T. Hatterman, 2016. Upstream sources of the Denmark Strait Overflow: Observations from a high-resolution mooring array. Deep Sea Res. Pt. 1 112, 94-112. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2016.02.007

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Peer-reviewed publications


Harden, B.*, 2016. Upstream sources of the Denmark Strait overflow: observations from a high-resolution mooring array. 2nd Ocean Outlook Conference, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Presentations


Harden, B.*, 2016. Where does the Gulf Stream go? Massachusetts Marine Educators 40th Annual Meeting (keynote speaker), Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Presentations


Palter, J., C.-A. Caron, K. L. Law*, J. Willis, D. Trossman, I. Yashayaev and D. Gilbert, 2016. Variability of the directly-observed, mid-depth subpolar North Atlantic circulation. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 2700-2708. doi: 10.1002/2015GL067235

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Peer-reviewed publications


Harden, B.*, R. Pickart, H. Valdimarsson, K. Våge, L. de Steur, C. Richards, F. Bahr, D. Torres, E. Borve, S. Jónsson, A. Macrander, S. Østerhus, L. Håvik and T. Hattermann, 2016. Upstream sources of the Denmark Strait Overflow: observations from a high-resolution mooring array. Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Presentations


Harden, B.*, R. Pickart, H. Valdimarsson, K. Våge, L. de Steur, S. Jónsson, A. Macrander, E. Borve and L. Håvik, 2015. Upstream sources of the Denmark Strait Overflow Water: results from a year-long moored array. CLIVAR-RAPID International Science Meeting: Toward a holistic picture of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation, Bristol, UK.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Presentations


Pickart, R., K. Vage, M. Spall, B. Harden*, W-J. von Appen, I. Koszalka, T. Haine, H. Valdimarsson and G. Moore, 2015. Circulation of dense water upstream and downstream of Denmark Strait: a review of recent observations and modeling. CLIVAR-RAPID International Science Meeting: Toward a holistic picture of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation, Bristol, UK.

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Presentations


Leichter, J., M. Stokes, J. Hench, J. Witting* and L. Washburn, 2012. The island-scale internal wave climate of Moorea, French Polynesia. J. Geophys. Res. 117, C06008. doi: 10.1029/2012JC007949

Research themes and publication type: Field Oceanography, Ocean circulation, Peer-reviewed publications


* SEA faculty and staff
^ SEA Semester alumnus