Seventh Meeting of the CLIVAR/CliC/SCAR Southern Ocean Panel

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 to Friday, October 21, 2011
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Boulder, USA


Wednesday, 19 October, 2011 - Friday, 21 October, 2011

Participants of SOP7

Participants of the 7th meeting of the Southern Ocean Panel in Boulder


The agenda is available for download here.


The presentations from the meeting are now available for download in pdf format (click on the title to download the presentation):

Southern Ocean Carbon - key open questions (2MB) (Nicole Lovenduski)
A prospectus for a Southern Ocean biogeochemical observations and modelling (SOBOM) program (12MB) (Jorge Sarmiento)
The Drake Passage and detecting changes in the Southern Overturning Circulation (3MB) (Colm Sweeney)
Sea ice and ecology in the western Antarctic Peninsula (15MB) (Sharon Stammerjohn)
Observations of atmospheric O2 and CO2 over the Southern Ocean from the HIPPO global campaign (18MB) (Jonathan Bent)
Southern Ocean carbon in the Community Earth System Model (18MB) (Matthew Long)
Variability of primary production and air-sea CO2 flux in the Southern Ocean (6MB) (Shanlin Wang)

Atmospheric trends in the Southern Ocean region / possible causes (7MB) (Dave Thompson)
Sensitivity of Southern Hemisphere atmospheric circulation to strength and location of tropical Pacific SST anomalies (9MB) (Laura Ciasto)
Climate change and variability in the Southern Hemisphere: an atmospheric dynamics perspective (8MB) (Ed Gerber)
Dynamics of large-scale atmospheric variability over the Southern Ocean (3MB) (Francis Cordon)
Trends in Antarctic surface climate and the role of the atmospheric circulation (3MB) (David Schneider)
Role of the atmosphere in Southern Ocean trends (6MB) (John Fyfe)

Southern Ocean processes - key open questions (3MB) (Matt England)
Southern Ocean response to wind shifts (1020KB) (Peter Gent)
Southern Hemisphere sea ice and climate change (7MB) (Cecilia Bitz)
Characterising Antarctic sea-ice trends (14MB) (Graham Simpkins)
Sensitivity of the Southern Ocean overturning to decadal change changes in wind forcing (7MB) (Alberto Naveira Garabato)
DIMES: Diapycnal and isopycnal mixing experiment in the Southern Ocean (7MB) (Kevin Speer)
SOSE and related activities (6MB) (Matt Mazloff)
SOOS update / overview (Steve Rintoul)