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Publications 2021



  1. Altieri KE, Spence KAM, & Smith S. (2021). Air-sea ammonia fluxes calculated from high-resolution summertime observations across the Atlantic Southern Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(9): e2020GL091963. doi:10.1029/2020GL091963
  2. Altieri KE, Fawcett SE and Hastings MG. (2021). Reactive nitrogen cycling in the atmosphere and ocean. Annu. Rev. Earth Planet. Sci., 49:523–550
  3. Barimalala R, Blamey RC, Desbiolles F and Reason CJC. (2021). The influence of southeastern African river valley jets on regional rainfall. Climate Dynamics, (0), 
  4. Barimalala R, Raholijao N, Pokam W and Reason CJC. (2021). Potential impacts of 1.5 °C, 2 °C global warming levels on temperature and rainfall over Madagascar. Environmental Research Letters, 16(4): 044019. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/abeb34
  5. Botha CD, Kamper MJ, Wang RJ and Chama A. (2021). Analytical modeling of surface-mounted and consequent-pole linear vernier hybrid machines. IEEE Access, 9: 26251-26259. doi:10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3057716
  6. Carr M, T Lamont, M Krug. (2021). Satellite Sea Surface Temperature product comparison for the Southern African marine region. Remote Sensing, 13:1244. doi:10.3390/rs13071244.
  7. De Kock WM, Blamey RC and Reason CJC. (2021). Large summer rainfall events and their importance in mitigating droughts over the South Western Cape, South Africa. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 22(3):587-599.
  8. De Vos M, Barnes M, Biddle L, Swart S, Ramjukadh C-L and Vichi M. (2021). Evaluating numerical and free-drift forecasts of sea ice drift during a Southern Ocean research expedition: An operational perspective. Journal of Operational Oceanography, (0).
  9. De Vos M, Vichi M and Rautenbach C. (2021). Simulating the coastal circulation near the Cape Peninsula using a coupled numerical modelJournal of Marine Science and Engineering, 9(4): 359.  
  10. February FJ, Piazzola J, Altieri KE, Van Eijk AM. (2021). Contribution of sea spray to aerosol size distributions measured in a South African coastal zone. Atmospheric Research, 262:105790. doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2021.105790
  11. Ford D, GH Tilstone, JD Shutler, V Kitidis, P Lobanova, J Schwarz, AJ Poulton, P Serret, T Lamont, M Chuqui, R Barlow, J Lozano, M Kampel, F Brandini (2021). Wind speed and mesoscale features drive net autotrophy in the South Atlantic Ocean. Remote Sensing of Environment, 260:112435. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2021.112435.
  12. Giddy I, Swart S, du Plessis M, Thompson AF and Nicholson S‐A. (2021). Stirring of sea‐ice meltwater enhances submesoscale fronts in the Southern Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 126, e2020JC016814.
  13. Hague M, Vichi M. (2021). Southern Ocean Biogeochemical Argo detect under-ice phytoplankton growth before sea ice retreat. Biogeosciences, 8:25–38. 
  14. Kersalé M, Meinen CS, Perez RC, Piola AR, Speich S, Campos EJD, Garzoli SL, Ansorge I, Volkov DL, Le Hénaff M, Dong S, Lamont T, Sato OT, van den Berg M. (2021). Multi-year estimates of daily heat transport by the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation at 34.5°S. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 126: e2020JC016947.
  15. Kravitz J, Matthews M, Lain L, Fawcett S and Bernard S. (2021). Potential for high fidelity global mapping of common inland water quality products at high spatial and temporal resolutions based on a synthetic data and machine learning approach. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 9:587660. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2021.58766 
  16. Lamont T, MA van den Berg (2021). Mesoscale eddies influencing the sub-Antarctic Prince Edward Islands archipelago: temporal variability and impact. Continental Shelf Research, 212:104309. doi:10.1016/j.csr.2020.104309.
  17. Lamont T, GS Louw, CS Russo, MA van den Berg (2021). Observations of northeastward flow on a narrow shelf dominated by the Agulhas Current. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Sci., 253:107197. doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2021.107197.   
  18. Manta G, S Speich, J Karstensen, R Hummels, M Kersalé, R Laxenaire, A Piola, MP Chidichimo, OT Sato, L Cotrim da Cunha, I Ansorge, T Lamont, MA van den Berg, U Schuster, T Tanhua, R Kerr, R Guerrero, E Campos, CS Meinen. (2021). The South Atlantic meridional overturning circulation and mesoscale eddies in the first GO-SHIP section at 34.5°S. Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, 126, e2020JC016962. doi:10.1029/2020JC016962.
  19. Mashifane TB. (2021). Denitrification and anammox shift nutrient stoichiometry and the phytoplankton community structure in the Benguela upwelling system. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 126, e2021JC017816. 
  20. Malauene BS, Lett C, Marsac F, Roberts MJ, Brito A, Abdula S, Moloney CL. (2021). Spawning areas of two shallow-water penaeid shrimps (Penaeus indicus and Metapenaeus monoceros) on the Sofala Bank, Mozambique. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 31;253:107268
  21. Mawren D, J Hermes and CJC Reason (2021). Marine heatwaves in the Mozambique Channel. Climate Dynanics (0),
  22. Morake D, Blamey RC and Reason CJC. (2021). Long-lived mesoscale convective systems over eastern South Africa. J. Climate, 34: 6421-6439. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-20-0851.1 
  23. Moses O, RC Blamey and CJC Reason. (2021). Relationships between NDVI, river discharge and climate in the Okavango River Basin region. Int. J. Climatol. (0)
  24. Ndarana T, Rammopo TS, Bopape MJ, Reason CJ and Chikoore H. (2021). Downstream development during South African cut-off low pressure systems. Atmospheric Research, 249:105315.
  25. Nehama FPJ and Reason CJC.(2021). The wind driven response of the Zambezi River plume along the Sofala Bank: A numerical model study. Regional Studies in Marine Science, 46:101891. doi: 10.1016/j.rsma.2021.101891 
  26. Nhantumbo BJ, Backeberg BC, Nilsen JE, Reason CJ. Atmospheric and Climatic Drivers of Tide Gauge Sea Level Variability along the East and South Coast of South Africa. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering. 2021 Sep;9(9):924. doi: 10.3390/jmse9090924
  27. Puccinelli E, Sardenne F, Pecquerie L, Fawcett SE, Machu E and Soudant P. (2021) Omega-3 Pathways in Upwelling Systems: The link to nitrogen supply. Front. Mar. Sci., 8:664601. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2021.664601 
  28. Robinson CM, Huot Y, Schuback N, Ryan-Keogh TJ, Thomalla SJ, Antoine D. (2021). High latitude Southern Ocean phytoplankton have distinctive bio-optical properties. Optics Express, 29(14):21084-21112. doi:10.1364/OE.426737
  29. Russo CS, T Lamont, M Krug (2021). Spatial and temporal variability of the Agulhas Retroflection: Observations from a new objective detection method. Remote Sensing of Environment, 253:112239. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2020.112239 
  30. Schuback N, Tortell PD, Berman-Frank I, Campbell DA, Ciotti A, Courtecuisse E, Erickson ZK, Fujiki T, Halsey K, Hickman AE, Huot Y, Gorbunov MY, Hughes DJ, Kolber ZS, Moore CM, Oxborough K, Prášil O, Robinson CM, Ryan-Keogh TJ, Silsbe G, Simis S, Suggett DJ, Thomalla S and Varkey DR.  (2021) Single-turnover variable chlorophyll fluorescence as a tool for assessing phytoplankton photosynthesis and primary productivity: Opportunities, caveats and recommendations. Front. Mar. Sci. 8:690607, (1-24). doi: 10.3389/fmars.2021.690607
  31. Siderius C, Kolusu SR, Todd MC, Bhave AG, Dougill AJ, Reason, CJC, Mkwambisi DD, Kashaigili JJ, Pardoe J, Harou JJ, Vincent K, Hart NC, James R, Washington R, Geressu RT and Conway D. (2021) Climate variability impacts water-energy-food infrastructure performance in Eastern Africa. One Earth, 4(3):397-410. doi:10.1016/j.oneear.2021.02.009. 
  32. Teske PR, Emami-Khoyi A, Golla TR, Sandoval-Castillo J, Lamont T, Chiazzari B, McQuaid CD, Beheregaray LB, van der Lingen CD. (2021). The sardine run in southeastern Africa is a mass migration into an ecological trap. Science Advances, 7(38):eabf4514. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abf4514
  33. Thoithi W, Blamey RC and Reason CJ. (2021). Dry spells, wet days and their trends across southern Africa during the summer rainy season. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(5): e2020GL091041. doi: 10.1029/2020GL091041
  34. Toolsee T, Lamont T, Rouault M and Ansorge I. (2021). Characterising the seasonal cycle of wind forcing, surface circulation and temperature around the sub-Antarctic Prince Edward Islands. African Journal of Marine Science, (0). 



Ocean, Weather and Climate: Science to the Service of Society. Proceedings of the Nansen-Tutu Centre 10th Anniversary Symposium, 10-12 March 2020, Cape Town, South Africa. Editors;  M Rouault, JA Johannessen, A Samuelsen and B Backeberg. ISBN: 978-1-77634-359-1, 2021.