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    • Assessment of wind conditions at a fjord inlet by complementary use of sonic anemometers and lidars 

      Jakobsen, Jasna Bogunovic; Cheynet, Etienne; Snæbjörnsson, Jonas Thor; Mikkelsen, Torben; Sjøholm, Mikael; Angelou, Nicolas; Hansen, Per; Mann, Jakob; Svardal, Benny; Kumer, Valerie-Marie; Reuder, Joachim (Elsevier Ltd., 2015-12-02)
      Wind velocity measurement devices based on the remote optical sensing, lidars, are extensively applied in wind energy research and wind farm operation. The present paper demonstrates the relevance and potential of lidar ...
      Journal article
    • Atmospheric boundary layers in storms: advanced theory and modelling applications 

      Zilitinkevich, Sergej S.; Esau, Igor N.; Baklanov, A. (European Geosciences Union/Copernicus, 2005-03-29)
      Turbulent planetary boundary layers (PBLs) control the exchange processes between the atmosphere and the ocean/land. The key problems of PBL physics are to determine the PBL height, the momentum, energy and matter fluxes ...
      Journal articlePeer reviewed
    • Atmospheric icing and meteorological variables: Full scale experiment and testing of models 

      Drage, Magne A. (The University of Bergen, 2005-04-15)
      Doctoral thesis
    • Atmospheric response to removal of Southern Hemisphere sea ice - a model study 

      Ravnestad, Kristen Myklebust (The University of Bergen, 2010-06-01)
      The atmospheric response to the removal of Southern Hemisphere sea ice is studied using the ICTP AGCM (SPEEDY) model with an uncoupled ocean. The results show large increases in surface heat flux from the ocean to the ...
      Master thesis
    • Atmospheric-driven state transfer of shore-fast ice in the northeastern Kara Sea 

      Divine, Dmitry; Korsnes, Reinert; Makshtas, Alexander; Godtliebsen, Fred; Svendsen, Harald (American Geophysical Union, 2005-09-21)
      Frequencies of observed occurrences of shore-fast ice in the northeastern Kara Sea for each month during 1953–1990 reveal a multimodality of shore-fast ice extent in late winter and spring. The fast ice extent exhibits ...
      Journal article
    • Autonomous Ocean Turbulence Measurements Using Shear Probes on a Moored Instrument 

      Fer, Ilker; Paskyabi, Mostafa Bakhoday (American Meteorological Society, 2014-02)
      An internally recording, autonomous instrument has been tested for measurements of ocean turbulence from a mooring line. Measurements were made at a single level in the water column, but for an extended period of time, ...
      Journal article
    • Avvik mellom estimert og faktisk energiproduksjon for småkraftverk 

      Lie, Sindre Blomvågnes (The University of Bergen, 2016-06-01)
      I denne oppgaven har jeg sett på årsakene til avviket mellom estimert og faktisk energiproduksjon for tre av kraftverkene som Småkraft AS sammen med grunneier har hatt i drift i 8-9 år. Kraftverkene jeg har sett på er Ytre ...
      Master thesis
    • Barents Sea ice cover reflects Atlantic inflow 

      Årthun, Marius; Eldevik, Tor; Smedsrud, Lars Henrik; Skagseth, Øystein (The authors, 2011)
      The recent Arctic winter sea-ice retreat is most pronounced in the Barents Sea. Using available observations of the Atlantic inflow to the Barents Sea and results from a regional ice-ocean model we assess the role of ...
    • Baroclinic Instability in the West Spitsbergen Current 

      Teigen, Sigurd Henrik; Nilsen, Frank; Skogseth, Ragnheid; Gjevik, Bjørn; Beszczynska-Möller, Agnieszka (2011-07-15)
      Baroclinic instability in the West Spitsbergen Current is investigated, based on data from an array of current meter moorings along 78.83oN, across the deeper (1000-2400 m) section of the continental slope west of Svalbard. ...
      Peer reviewedJournal article
    • Barotropic instability in the West Spitsbergen Current 

      Teigen, Sigurd Henrik; Nilsen, Frank; Gjevik, Bjørn (American Geophysical Union, 2010-07-24)
      Barotropic instability in the shoreward branch of the West Spitsbergen Current is investigated on the basis of data from an array of current meter moorings along 78.83°N, across the upper continental slope and shelf break ...
      Peer reviewedJournal article
    • Benguela Niños: Observations and Modelling 

      Hansen, Elisabeth (The University of Bergen, 2004)
      A numerical ocean model for the South Atlantic was used to study the 1995 Benguela Niño in order to learn about the underlying forcing mechanisms of the phenomenon. By comparing observations and model output, it was found ...
      Master thesis
    • The BLLAST field experiment: Boundary-Layer late afternoon and sunset turbulence 

      Lothon, Marie; Louhou, Fabienne; Pino, David; Couvreux, Fleur; Pardyjak, Erik; Reuder, Joachim; Vilà-Guerau De Arellano, Jordi; Durand, Pierre; Hartogensis, Oscar K.; Legain, Dominique; Augustin, Patrick V.; Gioli, Beniamino; Lenschow, Donald H.; Faloona, Ian C.; Yagüe, Carlos; Alexander, Daniel C.; Angevine, Wayne M.; Bargain, Erwan; Barrié, Joël; Bazile, Eric; Bezombes, Yannick; Blay-Carreras, Estel; Van De Boer, Anneke; Boichard, Jean Luc; Bourdon, Anne; Butet, Alain; Campistron, Bernard A.; De Coster, Olivier; Cuxart, Joan; Dabas, Alain M.; Darbieu, Clara; Deboudt, Karine; Delbarre, Hervé; Derrien, Solène; Flament, Pascal; Fourmentin, Marc; Garai, Anirban; Gibert, Fabien; Graf, Alexander T.; Gröbner, Julian; Guichard, Françoise; Jiménez, Mantonia Antonia; Jonassen, Marius Opsanger; Van Den Kroonenberg, Aline C.; Magliulo, Vincenzo; Martin, Sabrina; Martinez, Daniel; Mastrorillo, Laurence; Moene, Arnold F.; Molinos, Francisco Lendinez; Moulin, Emilie; Pietersen, Henk P.; Piguet, Bruno; Pique, Eric; Román-Cascón, Carlos; Rufin-Soler, Caroline; Saïd, Frédérique; Sastre-Marugán, Mariano; Seity, Yann; Steeneveld, Gert Jan; Toscano, Piero; Traullé, Olivier; Tzanos, Diane; Wacker, Stefan; Wildmann, Norman; Zaldei, Alessandro (Copernicus Publications, 2014-10-16)
      Due to the major role of the sun in heating the earth's surface, the atmospheric planetary boundary layer over land is inherently marked by a diurnal cycle. The afternoon transition, the period of the day that connects the ...
      Journal article
    • Bottom melting of Arctic Sea Ice in the Nansen Basin due to Atlantic Water influence 

      Muilwijk, Morven Korneel (The University of Bergen, 2016-05-24)
      The hydrographic situation for a region north of Svalbard is investigated using observations from the Norwegian Young Sea Ice Cruise (N-ICE2015). Observations from January to June 2015 are compared to historical observations ...
      Master thesis
    • A brief history of climate – the northern seas from the Last Glacial Maximum to global warming 

      Eldevik, Tor; Risebrobakken, Bjørg; Bjune, Anne Elisabeth; Andersson, Carin; Birks, Harry John Betteley; Dokken, Trond Martin; Drange, Helge; Glessmer, Mirjam Sophia; Li, Camille; Nilsen, Jan Even Øie; Otterå, Odd Helge; Richter, Kristin; Skagseth, Øystein (Elsevier, 2014-12)
      The understanding of climate and climate change is fundamentally concerned with two things: a well-defined and sufficiently complete climate record to be explained, for example of observed temperature, and a relevant ...
      Journal article
    • Bruk og misbruk av klimaframskrivninger 

      Sorteberg, Asgeir (CICERO Senter for klimaforskning, 2009)
      Forskere er avhengig av pålitelige klimaframskrivninger for å kunne si hvilke konsekvenser klimaforandringer får for mennesker og samfunn i framtiden. Men hva kan klimaframskrivninger brukes til og hvordan bør ...
      Journal article
    • Calving rates at tidewater glaciers vary strongly with ocean temperature 

      Luckman, Adrian; Benn, Doug; Cottier, Finlo; Bevan, Suzanne; Nilsen, Frank; Inall, Mark (Nature Publishing Group, 2015-10-09)
      Rates of ice mass loss at the calving margins of tidewater glaciers (frontal ablation rates) are a key uncertainty in sea level rise projections. Measurements are difficult because mass lost is replaced by ice flow at ...
      Journal article
    • Carbon and oxygen fluxes in the Barents and Norwegian Seas : production, air-sea exchange and budget calculations 

      Kivimäe, Caroline (The University of Bergen, 2007-08-17)
      This thesis focus on the carbon and oxygen fluxes in the Barents and Norwegian Seas and presents four studies where the main topics are variability of biological production, air-sea exchange and budget calculations. The ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Carbon to nutrient ratios in marine systems: understanding natural variability Studies of seasonal, inter-annual and regional variability 

      Frigstad, Helene (The University of Bergen, 2012-06-29)
      Ecological stoichiometry deals with the coupling of the carbon (C), nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) cycles at the base of the aquatic food webs. Variation in C:N:P stoichiometry is driven by a multitude of factors, and ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Certain aspects of high latitude climate variability 

      Sorokina, Svetlana (The University of Bergen, 2014-06-13)
      Doctoral thesis
    • Challenges in seismic hazard assessment: Analyses of ground motion modelling and seismotectonic sources 

      Sørensen, Mathilde Bøttger (The University of Bergen, 2006-06-21)
      Seismic hazard assessment has an important societal impact in describing levels of ground motions to be expected in a given region in the future. Challenges in seismic hazard assessment are closely associated with the ...
      Doctoral thesis