• Studie av støy og vibrasjoner fra dieselmotor i maskinlaboratorium ved Høgskolen i Bergen 

      Skeie, Hilde Songve (Master thesis, 2016-05-31)
      Noise from thermal engines is one of the main challenges using such machines for transport and power generation. Bergen University College has an engine lab where students and employees use thermal engines, mainly diesel ...
    • Studies of Eddies in the Marginal Ice Zone Along the East Greenland Current Using Spaceborne Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) 

      Bondevik, Elin (Master thesis, 2011)
      The characteristic ice edge eddies in the Marginal Ice Zone (MIZ) are studied based on satellite information from the Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar (ASAR) instrument. The eddies frequency of existence during the day, ...
    • Study of Inter-annual Variability of Chlorophyll in the Red Sea 

      Elawad, Abubakr Elsayed Salman (Master thesis, 2012-10-01)
      This thesis studies and estimates interannual chlorophyll-a concentration in the Red Sea water using SeaWIFS, MERIS and MOIDS data. We use the data of Chlorophyll-a (CHL-a) for the period from 1998 to 2009 as well as other ...
    • A study on local weather variability in complex terrain using the Bergen School Mesonet 

      Schönbein, Daniel (Master thesis, 2017-08-15)
      This thesis investigates local- to mesoscale variability in winds, temperature and precipitation and is based on data delivered by a network of school weather stations in the greater surrounding of Bergen, Norway. The high ...
    • A study on the Atmospheric Boundary Layer in the High Arctic during winter 

      Frøyland, Andreas (Master thesis, 2016-08-26)
      We investigated the stable boundary layer in Adventdalen by measuring meteorological parameters with Sonic anemometers at two heights, as well as slow response measurements, during a 7 week measurement campaign from February ...
    • A study on the processes that cause extreme precipitation on the west coast of Norway 

      Sandvik, Mari Ingeborg (Master thesis, 2011-11-20)
      The purpose of this thesis was to get a deeper understanding of extreme daily precipitation events on the west coast of Norway. To examine the extreme precipitation on the west coast of Norway, daily precipitation events ...
    • Sub-surface maxima in buoyant fish eggs indicate vertical velocity shear and spatially limited spawning grounds 

      Strand, Kjersti Opstad; Vikebø, Frode; Sundby, Svein; Sperrevik, Ann Kristin (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
      Observed vertical profiles of buoyant particles, in this case pelagic Northeast Arctic cod eggs, occasionally deviate from the vertical diffusion-buoyancy balance by displaying sub-surface maxima. Here we present a mechanism ...
    • Subsea permafrost carbon stocks and climate change sensitivity estimated by expert assessment 

      Sayedi, Sayedeh Sara; Abbott, Benjamin W.; Thornton, Brett F.; Frederick, Jennifer M.; Vonk, Jorien E.; Overduin, Paul; Schädel, Christina; Schuur, Edward A.G.; Bourbonnais, Annie; Demidov, Nikita; Gavrilov, Anatoly; He, Shengping; Hugelius, Gustaf; Jakobsson, Martin; Jones, Miriam C.; Joung, DongJoo; Kraev, Gleb; Macdonald, Robie W.; McGuire, A. David; Mu, Cuicui; O'Regan, Matt; Schreiner, Kathryn M.; Stranne, Christian; Pizhankova, Elena; Vasiliev, Alexander; Westermann, Sebastian; Zarnetske, Jay P.; Zhang, Tingjun; Ghandehari, Mehran; Baeumler, Sarah; Brown, Brian C.; Frei, Rebecca J. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The continental shelves of the Arctic Ocean and surrounding seas contain large stocks of organic matter (OM) and methane (CH4), representing a potential ecosystem feedback to climate change not included in international ...
    • Subsurface maxima in buoyant fish eggs indicate vertical velocity shearand spatially limited spawning grounds 

      Strand, Kjersti Opstad; Vikebø, Frode Bendiksen; Sundby, Svein; Sperrevik, Ann Kristin; Breivik, Øyvind (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-05)
      Observed vertical profiles of buoyant particles, in this case pelagic Northeast Arctic (NEA) cod eggs, occasionally deviate from the vertical diffusion‐buoyancy balance by displaying subsurface maxima. Here, we present a ...
    • Sudanese Coastal Water- Composition and Some Environmental Aspects 

      Ali, Aasim Musa Mohamed (Master thesis, 2012-09-24)
      Red Sea water samples were collected from four stations in the Sudanese coast at depth of 10 m during July 2011 and analyzed for major ions and trace metals in order to determine their insitu concentration, their distribution ...
    • Summer rains in northeast Bangladesh: Onset and triggering mechanisms 

      Ssemujju, Musa (Master thesis, 2016-06-01)
      The aim of this study is to shed light on convective triggering mechanisms around the onset of the summer rains in Northeast Bangladesh. We want to understand this rainfall since it has a large impact on the local climate, ...
    • Supercooled Southern Ocean Waters 

      Haumann, F. Alexander; Moorman, Ruth; Riser, Stephen C.; Smedsrud, Lars H.; Maksym, Ted; Wong, Annie P. S.; Wilson, Earle A.; Drucker, Robert; Talley, Lynne D.; Johnson, Kenneth S.; Key, Robert M.; Sarmiento, Jorge L. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      In cold polar waters, temperatures sometimes drop below the freezing point, a process referred to as supercooling. However, observational challenges in polar regions limit our understanding of the spatial and temporal ...
    • Suppressed eddy driving during southward excursions of the North Atlantic jet on synoptic to seasonal time scales 

      Madonna, Erica; Li, Camille; Wettstein, Justin (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-09-05)
      Jet streams shape midlatitude weather and climate. The North Atlantic jet is mainly eddy‐driven, with frequent north–south excursions on synoptic time scales arising from eddy forcings and feedbacks. There are, however, ...
    • Surface Ocean CO2 Atlas (SOCAT) gridded data products 

      Sabine, C. L.; Hankin, S.; Koyuk, H.; Bakker, D. C. E.; Pfeil, Benjamin; Olsen, Are; Metzl, N.; Kozyr, A.; Fassbender, A.; Manke, A.; Malczyk, J.; Akl, J.; Alin, S. R.; Bellerby, Richard; Borges, A.; Boutin, J.; Brown, P. J.; Cai, W.-J.; Chavez, F. P.; Chen, A.; Cosca, C.; Feely, R. A.; González-Dávila, M.; Goyet, C.; Hardman-Mountford, N.; Heinze, Christoph; Hoppema, M.; Hunt, C. W.; Hydes, D.; Ishii, M.; Johannessen, Truls; Key, R.M.; Körtzinger, A.; Landschützer, P.; Lauvset, Siv Kari; Lefévre, N.; Lenton, A.; Lourantou, A.; Merlivat, L.; Midorikawa, T.; Mintrop, L.; Miyazaki, C.; Murata, A.; Nakadate, A.; Nakano, Y.; Nakaoka, S.; Nojiri, Y.; Omar, Abdirahman; Padin, X. A.; Park, G.-H.; Paterson, K.; Perez, F. F.; Pierrot, D.; Poisson, A.; Rios, A.F.; Salisbury, J.; Santana-Casiano, J. M:; Sarma, V. V. S. S.; Schlitzer, R.; Schneider, B.; Schutser, U.; Sieger, R.; Skjelvan, Ingunn; Steinhoff, T.; Suzuki, T.; Takahashi, T.; Tedesco, K.; Telszewski, M.; Thomas, H.; Tilbrook, B.; Vandemark, D.; Veness, T.; Watson, A. J.; Weiss, R.; Wong, C.S.; Yoshikawa-Inoue, H. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013-04-04)
      As a response to public demand for a well-documented, quality controlled, publically available, global surface ocean carbon dioxide (CO2) data set, the international marine carbon science community developed the Surface ...
    • A surface ocean CO2 reference network, SOCONET and associated marine boundary layer CO2 measurements 

      Wanninkhof, Rik; Pickers, Penelope A.; Omar, Abdirahman; Sutton, Adrienne; Murata, Akihiko; Olsen, Are; Stephens, Britton B.; Tilbrook, Bronte; Munro, David; Pierrot, Denis; Rehder, Gregor; Santana-Casiano, J. Magdalena; Müller, Jens D.; Trinanes, Joaquin; Tedesco, Kathy; O'Brien, Kevin; Currie, Kim; Barbero, Leticia; Telszewski, Maciej; Hoppema, Mario; Ishii, Masao; González-Dávila, Melchor; Bates, Nicholas R.; Metzl, Nicolas; Suntharalingam, Parvadha; Feely, Richard A.; Nakaoka, Shin-ichiro; Lauvset, Siv Kari; Takahashi, Taro; Steinhoff, Tobias; Schuster, Ute (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-07-12)
      The Surface Ocean CO2 NETwork (SOCONET) and atmospheric Marine Boundary Layer (MBL) CO2 measurements from ships and buoys focus on the operational aspects of measurements of CO2 in both the ocean surface and atmospheric ...
    • Surface ocean pH and buffer capacity: past, present and future 

      Jiang, Li-qing; Carter, Brendan R; Feely, Richard A; Lauvset, Siv Kari; Olsen, Are (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-12-09)
      The ocean’s chemistry is changing due to the uptake of anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2). This phenomenon, commonly referred to as “Ocean Acidification”, is endangering coral reefs and the broader marine ecosystems. In ...
    • Surface wave effects in the upper ocean and consequences for biological modeling 

      Röhrs, Johannes (Doctoral thesis, 2014-03-21)
      Effects of surface gravity waves on particle transport and currents in the upper ocean are studied using field observations and numerical models. Knowledge on upper ocean particle drift is needed for plankton transport ...
    • The Svalbard branch of the West Spitsbergen Current: Hydrography, transport and mixing 

      Kolås, Eivind (Master thesis, 2017-08-01)
      Data from a 10 days shipboard survey in August 2015, northwest of Svalbard, are used to investigate the transport, structure and mixing of Atlantic water (AW) along the Svalbard branch and Yermak branch of the West Spitsbergen ...