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  • The fate of the Atlantic Water in the North Icelandic Irminger Current 

    Hermansen, Stine Camilla (The University of Bergen, 2012-01-19)
    The fate of the Atlantic Water within the North Icelandic Irminger Current has long been questioned. The North Icelandic Irminger Current flows along the Icelandic shelf area to the west and north of Iceland, bringing warm ...
    Master thesis
  • Fine scale distribution of precipitation in the Voss area 

    Pontoppidan, Marie Louise Nielsen (The University of Bergen, 2015-06-05)
    The precipitation in Western Norway is strongly affected by its position in the mid latitude conveyor belt of synoptic systems. When the warm and moist air impinges on the complex mountainous terrain, large variabilities ...
    Master thesis
  • First results of turbulence measurements in a wind park with the Small Unmanned Meteorological Observer SUMO 

    Reuder, Joachim; Jonassen, Marius Opsanger (Elsevier, 2012-01)
    The Small Unmanned Meteorological Observer (SUMO), equipped with a miniaturized 5-hole probe for turbulent flow measurements with 100 Hz temporal resolution, has for the first time been operated in and around a wind farm. ...
    Journal article
  • FLOHOF 2007: an overview of the mesoscale meteorological field campaign at Hofsjökull, Central Iceland 

    Reuder, Joachim; Ablinger, Markus; Ágústsson, Hálfdán; Brisset, Pascal; Brynjólfsson, Sveinn; Garhammer, Markus; Jóhannesson, Tómas; Jonassen, Marius O.; Kühnel, Rafael; Lämmlein, Stephan; de Lange, Tor; Lindenberg, Christian; Malardel, Sylvie; Mayer, Stephanie; Müller, Martin; Ólafsson, Haraldur; Rögnvaldsson, Ólafur; Schäper, Wolfgang; Spengler, Thomas; Zängl, Günther; Egger, Joseph (Springer Vienna, 2012-04)
    The FLOHOF field campaign took place in the period July 21 to August 24, 2007 on and in the surroundings of Hofsjökull glacier in Central Iceland. During the campaign, 18 automatic weather stations (AWS) recording temperature, ...
    Peer reviewedJournal article
  • Flow over a backward-facing step, a numerical study comparing a zand a σ-coordinate model 

    Rygg, Kristin; Alendal, Guttorm; Haugan, Peter Mosby (Springer Verlag, 2011)
    Homogeneous, nonrotating flow over a backward-facing rounded step is simulated using the 2D vertical version of two general circulation models, a z-coordinate model—the Massachusetts Institute of Technology general ...
    Journal article
  • Frazil ice formation in ice shelf water plume 

    Smedsrud, Lars Henrik; Jenkins, Adrian (American Geophysical Union, 2004-03-17)
    We present a model for the growth of frazil ice crystals and their accumulation as marine ice at the base of Antarctic ice shelves. The model describes the flow of buoyant water upward along the ice shelf base and includes ...
    Journal article
  • Global carbon budget 2013 

    Le Quéré, Corinne; Peters, Glen Philip; Andres, Robert J.; Andrew, Robbie; Boden, Thomas A.; Ciais, Philippe; Friedlingstein, Pierre; Houghton, Richard A.; Marland, Gregg; Moriarty, Roisin; Sitch, Stephen; Tans, Pieter; Arneth, Almut; Arvanitis, Athanasios; Bakker, Dorothée C.E.; Bopp, Laurent; Canadell, Josep G.; Chini, Louise P.; Doney, Scott C.; Harper, Anna B.; Harris, Ian C.; House, Joanna I.; Jain, Atul K.; Jones, Samantha D.; Kato, Etsushi; Keeling, Ralph F.; Klein Goldewijk, Kees; Körtzinger, Arne; Koven, Charles D.; Lefévre, Nathalie; Maignan, Fabienne; Omar, Abdirahman; Ono, Tsuneo; Park, Geun-Ha; Pfeil, Benjamin; Poulter, Benjamin; Raupach, Michael R.; Regnier, Pierre; Rödenbeck, Christian; Saito, Shu; Schwinger, Jörg; Segschneider, Joachim; Stocker, Benjamin D.; Takahashi, Taro; Tilbrook, Bronte; van Heuven, Steven; Viovy, Nicolas; Wanninkhof, Rik; Wiltshire, Andrew J.; Zaehle, Sönke (Copernicus Publications, 2014-06-17)
    Accurate assessment of anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and their redistribution among the atmosphere, ocean, and terrestrial biosphere is important to better understand the global carbon cycle, support the ...
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  • Global observed changes in daily climate extremes of temperature and precipitation 

    Alexander, L. V.; Zhang, X.; Peterson, T. C.; Caesar, J.; Gleason, B.; Klein Tank, A.; Haylock, M.; Collins, D.; Trewin, B.; Rahimzadeh, F.; Tagipour, A.; Ambenje, P.; Kumar, K. Rupa; Revadekar, J.; Griffiths, G.; Vincent, L.; Stephenson, David B.; Burn, J.; Aguliar, E.; Brunet, M.; Taylor, M.; New, M.; Zhai, P.; Rusticucci, M.; Vazquez-Aguirre, J. L. (American Geophysical Union, 2006-03-15)
    A suite of climate change indices derived from daily temperature and precipitation data, with a primary focus on extreme events, were computed and analyzed. By setting an exact formula for each index and using specially ...
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  • Growing Ice in a Tank: Young Sea Ice Evolution and Turbulence in the Under Ice Boundary Layer 

    Håvik, Lisbeth (The University of Bergen, 2011-11-14)
    Thin sea ice and its modifications of the oceanic boundary layer are important in the context of the recent retreat of the Arctic sea ice cover. To study turbulence in the under ice boundary layer during thin sea ice growth, ...
    Master thesis
  • Heat flux variations in the eastern Norwegian Atlantic Current toward 

    Orvik, Kjell Arild; Skagseth, Øystein (American Geophysical Union, 2005-07-21)
    Journal article
  • Heterogeneity of impacts of high CO2 on the North Western European shelf 

    Artioli, Yuri; Blackford, Jerry C.; Nondal, Gisle; Bellerby, Richard; Wakelin, Sarah L.; Holt, Jason T.; Butenschön, Momme; Allen, Julian Icarus (Copernicus Publications, 2014-02-03)
    The increase in atmospheric CO2 is a dual threat to the marine environment: from one side it drives climate change, leading to modifications in water temperature, circulation patterns and stratification intensity; on the ...
    Journal article
  • High resolution weather forecasting and predictability - applications in complex terrain 

    Hauge, Gard (The University of BergenStorm Weather Center, 2006-11-17)
    Doctoral thesis
  • A high‐resolution hindcast of wind and waves for the North Sea, the Norwegian Sea, and the Barents Sea 

    Reistad, Magnar; Breivik, Øyvind; Haakenstad, Hilde; Aarnes, Ole Johan; Furevik, Birgitte Rugaard; Bidlot, Jean-Raymond (WileyAmerican Geophysical Union, 2011-05)
    A combined high-resolution atmospheric downscaling and wave hindcast based on the ERA-40 reanalysis covering the Norwegian Sea, the North Sea, and the Barents Sea is presented. The period covered is from September 1957 to ...
    Journal article
  • Holocene trends in the foraminifer record from the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean 

    Andersson, Carin; Pausata, Francesco S. R.; Jansen, Eystein; Risebrobakken, Bjørg; Telford, Richard J. (Copernicus PublicationsEuropean Geosciences Union, 2010-03-30)
    The early to mid-Holocene thermal optimum is a well-known feature in a wide variety of paleoclimate archives from the Northern Hemisphere. Reconstructed summer temperature anomalies from across northern Europe show a ...
    Journal article
  • Hvordan klimaet kan endres - en innføring 

    Grønås, Sigbjørn (2012-08-07)
    Denne boka handler om det naturvitenskapelige grunnlaget for klimaendringer, om hvordan klimaet kan endres, hva vi vet og hva som er usikkert. En stor del av arbeidet til FNs klimapanel IPCC omfatter dette grunnlaget, de ...
  • Ice and brine production in Hornsund 

    Arntsen, Martin (The University of Bergen, 2015-06-02)
    The Hornsund fjord system has been studied using observations of the atmosphere, ocean and sea ice, and two different types of models. The study documents significant year to year variability in sea ice formation and ...
    Master thesis
  • Ice shelf water overflow and bottom water formation in the southern Weddell Sea 

    Foldvik, Arne; Gammelsrød, Tor; Østerhus, Svein; Fahrbach, E.; Rohardt, G.; Schröder, Michael; Nicholls, Keith W.; Padman, L.; Woodgate, R. A. (American Geophysical Union, 2004-02-17)
    Cold shelf waters flowing out of the Filchner Depression in the southern Weddell Sea make a significant contribution to the production of Weddell Sea Bottom Water (WSBW), a precursor to Antarctic Bottom Water (AABW). We ...
    Journal article
  • The impact of the wind stress curl in the North Atlantic on the Atlantic inflow to the Norwegian Sea toward the Arctic 

    Orvik, Kjell Arild; Skagseth, Øystein (American Geophysical Union, 2003-09-04)
    The Norwegian Atlantic Current (NwAC) through the Norwegian Sea serves as a conduit of warm and saline Atlantic water from the North Atlantic to the Arctic Ocean, an important factor for climate and ecology. In this ...
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  • Impacts of climate change on Blue Nile flows using bias-corrected GCM scenarios 

    Elshamy, Mohamed; Seierstad, Ivar Ambjørn; Sorteberg, Asgeir (Copernicus Publications on behalf of the European Geosciences Union, 2009)
    This study analyses the output of 17 general circulation models (GCMs) included in the 4th IPCC assessment report. Downscaled precipitation and potential (reference crop) evapotranspiration (PET) scenarios for the ...
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  • Implementation of slope irradiance in Mesoscale Model version 5 and its effect on temperature and wind fields during the breakup of a temperature inversion 

    Hauge, Gard; Hole, L. R. (American Geophysical Union, 2003-01-24)
    The atmospheric mesoscale model MM5 has been used at high horizontal resolution to simulate the breakup of a temperature inversion in complex topography. To improve the surface parameterizations during daytime, slope and ...
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