Results and Publications

Journal Articles

Johnson, C., Cunningham, S., Sherwin, T., Dumont, E., Houpert, L., Holliday, N.P., Gary, S., (2017). Pathways and transports of overflow water in the Rockall Trough.  doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2017.02.004, published online, DSR, Feb 2017

Benetti, M., Reverdin, G., Yashayaev, I., Holliday, N.P., Tynan, E., Torres-Valdes, S., Lherminier, P., Treguer, P., Sarthou, G., Lique, C., (2017), Composition of freshwater in the spring 2014 on the southern Labrador shelf and slope. JGR, doi: 10.1002/2016JC012244, published online Feb 17

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, Feili; 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. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0057.1 Published online August 2016

Pillar, H., Heimbach, P., Johnson, H. and Marshall, D. (2016), Dynamical attribution of recent variability in Atlantic overturning, Journal of Climate, 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0727.1

Williams, R.G., V. Roussenov, M.S. Lozier, D. Smith (2015). Mechanisms of heat content and thermocline change in the subtropical and subpolar North Atlantic. J. Climate, 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0097.1

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

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

Cunningham, S. A., C. D. Roberts, E. Frajka-Williams, W. E. Johns, W. Hobbs, M. Palmer, D. Rayner, D. A. Smeed, and G. McCarthey (2013), Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation slowdown causes widespread cooling in the Atlantic, Geophys. Res. Letters, 40, 6202-6207, doi:6210.1002/2013GL058464.

Johnson, C., M. Inall, and S. Häkkinen (2013), Declining nutrient concentrations in the northeast Atlantic as a result of a weakening Subpolar Gyre, Deep Sea Research I, 82, 95-107.

Marzocchi, A., J. Hirschi, J.-M, N. P. Holliday, S. A. Cunningham, A. T. Blaker, and A. C. Coward (2015), The North Atlantic subpolar circulation in an eddy-resolving global ocean model, Journal of Marine Systems, 142, 126-143, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.10.007.

Williams et al, 2014. Decadal evolution of ocean thermal anomalies in the North Atlantic: the effects of Ekman, overturning, and horizontal transport. Journal of Climate, 27, 2, 698-719.


Cunningham, S., Houpert, L., et al, (2016), RRS Discovery Cruise DY053, 26 Jun - 23 Jul 2016, Glasgow to Reykjavik. OSNAP 2016 mooring refurbishment cruise, Leg 1. SAMS Report, 121pp.

Holliday, N.P.; et al, (2016), RRS Discovery Cruise DY054, 27 Jul - 17 Aug 2016, Reykjavik to Southampton. OSNAP 2016 mooring refurbishment cruise, Leg 2. Southampton, National Oceanography Centre, 77pp. (National Oceanography Centre Cruise Report 40)

Johnson, C., S. Cunningham, J. Fischer, S. Gary, J. Karstensen, T. Liblik, and L. de Steur (2016a), Report on the upper and lower transport variability at NACLIM key section in the Subpolar gyre of the North Atlantic, NACLIM Deliverable D22.31 Rep.,

Cunningham, S. A. (2015), R/V Knorr Cruise KN221-02,Rep 288., 1-50pp, SAMS.

King, B.A.; Holliday, N.P.; et al, .. 2015 RRS James Clark Ross Cruise 302, 06 Jun - 21 Jul 2014, The 2015 RAGNARRoC, OSNAP AND Extended Ellett Line cruise report. Southampton, National Oceanography Centre, 76pp. (National Oceanography Centre Cruise Report 35)

Cunningham, S. A. (2014), The Oceans, in The Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World 14th edition, edited, pp. 32-33, HarperCollins, Glasgow.

Pickart, R. (2014), R/V Knorr Cruise KN221-03, 1-64pp, WHOI

Karstensen, J., and C. Johnson (2014), Report on the technical characteristic of the observing system operated in NACLIM south of the sills, Work package 2.2, Deliverable 22.8Rep., 33pp pp, University of Hamburg, Hamburg.