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Publications 2018



  1. Blamey R, Ramos A, Trigo R and Reason CJC.  (2018). The influence of Atmospheric Rivers over the South Atlantic on Winter Rainfall in South Africa. J. Hydromet., 19:127-142. DOI: 10.1175/JHM-D-17-0111.1 
  2. Boyd PW, Collins S, Dupont S, Fabricius K, Gattuso J-P, Havenhand J, Hutchins D A, Riebesell U, Rintoul MS, Vichi M, Biswas H, Ciotti A, Gao K, Gehlen M, Hurd CL, Kurihara H, McGraw CM, Navarro J, Nilsson GE, Passow U and Pörtner H-O. (2018). Experimental strategies to assess the biological ramifications of multiple drivers of global ocean change – a review. Glob Change Biol., [Article in Press]  DOI:10.1111/gcb.14102
  3. De Haas JA, Treasure AM, Ruzicka JJ and Moloney CL. (2018). A donor-driven approach to modelling anchovy-sardine dominance shifts in the southern Benguela ecosystem. Journal of Marine Systems[Article in Press] 
  4. Dike V, Barimalala R, Mongwe P, du Plessis, M. et al. (2018) Nature Climate Change 8, pp. 447–449 doi:
  5. Fransner F, Gustafsson E, Tedesco L, Vichi M, Hordoir R, Roquet F, Spilling K, Kuznetsov I, Eilola, K, Mörth C.-M., Humborg C and Nycander J. (2018). Non-Redfieldian dynamics explain seasonal pCO2 drawdown in the Gulf of Bothnia. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 123:1-23. DOI: 10.1002/2017JC013019 
  6. García-Reyes M, Lamont T, Sydeman WJ, Black BA, Rykaczewski RR, Thompson SA, Bograd SJ. (2018). A comparison of modes of upwelling-favorable wind variability in the Benguela and California current ecosystems. Journal of Marine Systems, [Article in Press]  DOI: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2017.06.002 
  7. Gregor L, Kok S and Monteiro PMS. (2018). Interannual drivers of the seasonal cycle of CO2 in the Southern Ocean. Biogeosciences, 15:2361-2378, 
  8. Hague M and Vichi M (2018). A link between CMIP5 phytoplankton phenology and sea ice in the Atlantic Southern Ocean, Geophysical Research Letter[Article in Press] DOI: 10.1029/2018GL078061
  9. Hart RC and Matthews MW. (2018). Bioremediation of South Africa’s hypertrophic Hartbeespoort Dam: evaluating its effects by comparative analysis of a decade of MERIS satellite data in six control reservoirs. Inland Waters, 8(1):96-108. doi:10.1080/20442041.2018.1429068
  10. Hart, NCG, Washington R and Reason CJC. (2018). On the likelihood of tropical-extratropical cloud bands in the South Indian Convergence Zone during ENSO events. J. Clim., [Article in Press] 
  11. Hart-Davis MG, Backeberg BC, Halo I, van Sebille E, Johannessen JA. (2018). Assessing the accuracy of satellite derived ocean currents by comparing observed and virtual buoys in the Greater Agulhas Region. Remote Sensing of Environment[Article in press] 
  12. Illig S, Cadier E, Bachèlery ML, Kersalé M. (2018). Subseasonal Coastal Trapped Wave Propagations in the Southeastern Pacific and Atlantic Oceans: 1. A New Approach to Estimate Wave Amplitude. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, [Article in press]  
  13. Illig S, Bachèlery ML, Cadier E. (2018).  Subseasonal Coastal Trapped Wave Propagations in the Southeastern Pacific and Atlantic Oceans: 2. Wave Characteristics and Connection With Equatorial Variability, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, [Article in press]
  14. James R, Washington R, Abiodun B, Kay G, Mutemi J, Pokam W, Hart N, Artan G and Senior C. (2017).Evaluating climate models with an African lens. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 2:313-336.  DOI:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0090.1 
  15. Kuyper B, Palmer CJ, Labuschagne C, and Reason CJC. (2018). Atmospheric bromoform at Cape Point, South Africa: an initial fixed-point data set on the African continent.  Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18:5785-5797,
  16. Lamont T, Brewin RJ, Barlow RG.  (2018). Seasonal variation in remotely-sensed phytoplankton size structure around southern Africa. Remote Sensing of Environment, 204:617-31.
  17. Lamont T, García-Reyes M, Bograd SJ, Van der Lingen CD, Sydeman WJ. (2018). Upwelling indices for comparative ecosystem studies: Variability in the Benguela Upwelling System. Journal of Marine Systems[Article in Press] DOI: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2017.05.007
  18. Maboya M, Meadows M, Reimer P, Backeberg B and Haberzettl T. (2018). Late Holocene marine radiocarbon reservoir correction for the southern and eastern coasts of South Africa. Radiocarbon, 60(2): 571-582  DOI:10.1017/RDC.2017.139
  19. Maoyi ML, Abiodun BJ, Prusa JM and Veitch JJ. (2018) Simulating the characteristics of tropical cyclones over the South West Indian Ocean using a Stretched-Grid Global Climate Model. Climate Dynamics, 50(5-6):1581-1596 DOI: 10.1007/s00382-017-3706-x 
  20. Mba WP, Longandjo GN, Moufouma-Okia W, Bell JP, James R, Vondou DA, Haensler A, Nguemo TC, Guenang GM, Tchotchou AL, Kamsu-Tamo PH. Consequences of 1.5° C and 2° C global warming levels for temperature and precipitation changes over Central Africa. Environmental Research Letters[Article in press] 
  21. Meinen C, Speich S, Piola A, Ansorge I, Campos E, Kersalé M, Terre T, et al. (2018). Meridional Overturning Circulation transport variability at 34.5°S during 2009-2017: Baroclinic and barotropic flows and the dueling influence of the boundaries. Geophysical Research Letters, [Article in press]. DOI:10.1029/2018GL077408 
  22. Mongwe NP, Vichi M and Monteiro PMS: (2018)The seasonal cycle of pCO2 and CO2 fluxes in the Southern Ocean: diagnosing anomalies in CMIP5 Earth system models, Biogeosciences, 15:2851-2872,, 2018. 
  23. Nkwinkwa Njouodo AS, Koseki S, Keenlyside N and Rouault M. (2018). Atmospheric signature of the Agulhas Current. Geophysical Research Letters. doi:10.1029/2018GL077042 [Article in press]
  24. Peng X, Fawcett S, van Oostende N, Wolf M, Marconi D, Sigman D and Ward B. (2018). Nitrogen uptake and nitrification in the subarctic North Atlantic Ocean. Limnology and Oceanography, [Article in press]. DOI: 10.1002/lno.10784
  25. Ramanantsoa JD, Penven P, Krug M, Gula J, Rouault M. (2018). Uncovering a New Current: The Southwest MAdagascar Coastal Current. Geophysical Research Letters, 45(4):1930-38.
  26. Ramanantsoa JD, Krug M, Penven P, Rouault M and  Gula J. (2018). Coastal upwelling south of Madagascar: Temporal and spatial variability. Journal of Marine Systems, 178:29-37 
  27. Rapolaki RS and Reason CJC. (2018). Tropical storm Chedza and associated floods over south-eastern Africa. Natutal Hazards, [Article in Press] DOI: org/10.1007/s11069-018-3295-y
  28. Reason CJC. (2017). Variability in rainfall over tropical Australia during summer and relationships with the Bilybara High. Theoretical  and Applied Climatology, 132(1-2):313-326. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-017-2085-x 
  29. Reygondeau G, Guidi L, Beaugrand G, Henson SA, Koubbi P, MacKenzie BR, Sutton TT, Fioroni M, Maury O. (2018). Global biogeochemical provinces of the mesopelagic zone. Journal of Biogeography, 45(2):500-514.
  30. Rouault M, Illig S, Lübbecke J and Koungue RAI. (2017). Origin, development and demise of the 2010–2011 Benguela Niño. Journal of Marine Systems, [Article in Press] 
  31. Ryan-Keogh TJ, Thomalla SJ, Little H and Melanson J-R. (2018). Seasonal regulation of the coupling of photosynthetic electron transport and carbon fixation in the Southern Ocean.  Limnology and Oceanography, doi:
  32. Shalin S, Samuelsen A, Korosov A, Menon N, Backeberg BC and Pettersson LH. (2018).  Delineation of marine ecosystem zones in the northern Arabian Sea during winter, Biogeosciences, 15:1395-1414, DOI: 10.5194/bg-15-1395-2018 
  33. Thomalla SJ, Moutier W, Ryan‐Keogh TJ, Gregor L, Schütt J. (2018). An optimized method for correcting fluorescence quenching using optical backscattering on autonomous platforms. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 16(2):132-44.