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  2007 Publication List

This is not a complete review of outputs for this period and should only be read as indicative of activities undertaken.


  1. Andreu-Burillo, I., J.T. Holt, R. Proctor, J.D. Annan, I.D. James and D. Prandle (2007). Assimilation of sea surface temperature in the coastal ocean modelling system. Journal of Marine Systems, 65(1-4): 27-40.
  2. Barkley, M.P., P.S. Monks, A.J. Hewitt, T. Machida, A. Desai, N. Vinnichenko, T. Nakazawa, M. Yu Arshinov, N. Fedoseev, and T. Watai (2007). Assessing the near surface sensitivity of SCIAMACHY atmospheric CO2 retrieved using (FSI) WFM-DOAS, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 3597-3619.
  3. Boyd, P.W., Jickells, T., Law, C.S., Blain, S., Boyle, E.A., Buessler, K.O., Coale, K.H., Cullen, J.J., De Baar, H.J. W., Follows, M., Harvey, M., Lancelot, C., Levasseur, M., Pollard, R., Rivkin, R.B., Sarmiento, J. Schoemann, V., Smetacek, V., Takeda, S., Tsuda, A., Turner, S., and Watson, A.J. (2007). Mesoscale iron-enrichment experiments 1993-2005: synthesis and future directions. Science 315, 612-617.
  4. Fangohr, S. and D.K. Woolf (2007). Comparing parameterizations of gas transfer velocity and their effect on the regional and global marine CO2 budgets, Journal of Marine Systems, 66(1-4), 195-203.
  5. Jeffery, C.D., D.K. Woolf, I.S. Robinson and C.J. Donlon (2007). 1-Dimensional modelling of convective CO2 exchange in the Tropical Atlantic. Ocean Modelling 19, 161-182, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2007.07.003.
  6. McQuatters-Gollop, A., Raitsos, D.E., Edwards, M. and Attrill, M.J. (2007). Spatial patterns of diatom and dinoflagellate seasonal cycles in the NE Atlantic Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 339: 301-306.
  7. McQuatters-Gollop, A., Raitsos, D.E., Edwards, M., Pradhan, Y., Mee, L.D., Lavender, S.J. and Attrill, M.J. (2007). A long-term chlorophyll dataset reveals regime shift in North Sea phytoplankton biomass unconnected to nutrient trends. Limnology & Oceanology 52 (2): 635-648.
  8. Metzl, N., B. Tilbrook, D.C.E. Bakker, C. Le Quéré, S. Doney, R. Feely, M. Hood, R. Dargaville (2007) Global changes in ocean carbon: variability and vulnerability. EOS, 88: 287-288.
  9. Rhee, T.S., P.D. Nightingale, D.K. Woolf, G. Caulliez, P. Bowyer and M.O. Andreae (2007). Influence of energetic wind and waves on gas transfer in a large wind-wave tunnel facility. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, C05027, doi:10.1029/2005JC003358.
  10. Ridgwell, A., Hargreaves, J. C., Edwards, N. R., Annan, J. D., Lenton, T. M., Marsh, R. Yool, A., and Watson, A. (2007). Marine geochemical data assimilation in an efficient Earth System model of global biogeochemical cycling. Biogeosciences 4, 1-18 (2007).
  11. Watson, A. (2007) Journal club: an oceanographer describes a missing piece of the climate puzzle. Nature 445, 463.
  12. Woolf, D. and I. Robinson (2007). The stormy Atlantic. In Our Changing Planet: A View From Space. Edited by R. Williams. Cambridge University Press.
  13. Woolf, D.K. and C. Gommenginger (2007). Radar altimetry: Introduction and application to air-sea interaction. In Remote Sensing of the European Seas, edited by Vittorio Barale and Martin Gade. Springer Verlag,  Heidelberg, Germany, pp.283-294.
  14. Woolf, D.K., I. Leifer, P. Nightingale, T-S. Rhee, P. Bowyer, G. Caulliez, G. de Leeuw, S. Larsen, M. Liddicoat, J. Baker, and M.O. Andreae (2007). Modelling of bubble-mediated gas transfer; fundamental principles and a laboratory test, Journal of Marine Systems, 66(1-4), 71-91.
  15. Young, E. F. and J. T. Holt (2007). Prediction and analysis of long-term variability of temperature and salinity in the Irish Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112(C1): Art. No. C01008

Accepted, in press, etc.

  1. Aiken, J., Hardman-Mountford, N.J., Barlow, R., Fishwick, J., Hirata, T. & Smyth, T. (Accepted). Functional links between bio-energetics and bio-optical traits of phytoplankton taxonomic groups; an overarching hypothesis with applications for ocean colour remote sensing. Journal of Plankton Research.
  2. Aiken, J., Pradhan, Y., Barlow, R., Lavender, S.J., Poulton, A., Holligan, P. & Hardman-Mountford, N.J. (Accepted). Phytoplankton pigments, functional types and bio-optical indicators through the Atlantic Ocean, 50N to 50S: a decadal assessment. AMT Special Issue. Deep Sea Research II.
  3. Bakker, D.C.E., M.C. Nielsdottír, P. Morris, H.J. Venables, A.J. Watson (2007) The island mass effect and biological carbon uptake for the Crozet Archipelago. Deep-Sea Research II, in press, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2007.06.009.
  4. Hemmings, J., Barciela, R. and Bell, M. (Accepted). Ocean colour data assimilation with material conservation for improving model estimates of air-sea CO2 flux. J. Mar. Res.
  5. Hirata, T., and G. Moore (In Press). Numerical radiative transfer simulations to examine effects of shape of phase function of suspended particles on ocean colour reflectance, La mer, 45 (3).
  6. Lavender, S., Raitsos, D. and Pradhan, Y. (In Press) Chapter 8: The seasonal and longer term variations in the phytoplankton of the North Eastern Atlantic Ocean: from the Irish Sea to Bay of Biscay. Remote Sensing of the European Seas.
  7. Raitsos, D.E., Lavender, S.J., Maravelias, C.D., Haralambous, J., Richardson, A.J. and Reid, P.C.  (Accepted). Identifying phytoplankton functional groups from space: an ecological approach. Limnology and Oceanology.
  8. Schuster, U., Watson, A.J., 2007. A variable and decreasing sink for atmospheric CO2 in the North Atlantic. Journal of Geophysical Research, accepted


  1. Fangohr, S., D.K.Woolf, C.D. Jeffery and I.S. Robinson. 2007. Reducing uncertainty in calculations of air-sea flux of carbon dioxide using scatterometer, passive microwave and model re-analysis wind data. Journal of Geophysical Research (in review).
  2. Hardman-Mountford, N.J., Hirata, T., Richardson, K. & Aiken, J. (submitted). Do ecological provinces exist in the ocean? Remote Sensing of the Environment.
  3. Hirata, T., Aiken, J., Smyth, T.J., Fishwick, J. & Hardman-Mountford, N.J. (submitted). Global distribution of phytoplankton taxonomic groups derived from satellite ocean colour remote sensing. Remote Sensing of the Environment.
  4. Hirata, T., and N. Hoejserslev (In Revision). Relationship between the irradiance ratio and inherent optical property of seawaters, J. Geophys. Res.
  5. Kettle, H. et al. (submitted). GOTM-HadOCC run at CIS, PAP and ESTOC. Progress in Oceangraphy.
  6. Lavender, S. (Submitted) Chapter 26: Optical Remote Sensing of the Hydrosphere: from the rivers/lakes to the open ocean. Handbook of Remote Sensing.
  7. Monks, P., et al. Investigating regional scales process using remotely sensed atmospheric CO2 column concentrations from SCIAMACHY. In “Environmental Change in Siberia", Springer Academic Publishers.


  1. Hemmings, J., Barciela, R. and Bell, M.: “A material balancing scheme for ocean colour data assimilation”. NOCS Internal Report.


  1. Barker, K. et al. (Submitted) A novel technique to estimate primary production directly from earth observation data: an inherent optical property approach. Envisat Symposium.
  2. Brooks, I. M., M. H. Smith, S. J. Norris, B. J. Brooks, M. K. Hill, J. J. N. Lingard, A. Bloom, J. B. McQuaid, P. D. Smith, M. J. Yelland, M. A. Srokosz, B. I. Moat, R.W. Pascal, D. K. Woolf, D. Coles, M. Telszewski, U. Schuster and G. de Leeuw, 2007: An Overview of the Sea spray gas flux and whitecap (SEASAW) field study, 15th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction, August 20-24, 2007, Portland, Oregon. 4 page extended abstract, 12.3, AMS.
  3. Lavender, S.J. et al. (Submitted) Analysis of SeaWiFS Chlorophyll-a Matchups for the Atlantic Ocean using the Atlantic Meridional Transect Cruise Data. Oceans 07.
  4. Lavender, S.J. et al. (Submitted) Optical remote sensing of the Plymouth coastal waters, UK. Envisat Symposium.
  5. Moat B. I., R. W. Pascal, M. A. Srokosz, D. G. H. Coles, D. H. Comben, A. G. Cansdale, T. G. Leighton, M. J. Yelland, I. Waddington and D. K. Woolf, 2007: Measurements of breaking waves using a unique free-floating spar buoy, 15th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction, August 20-24, 2007, Portland, Oregon. AMS. 4 page extended abstract
  6. Norris, S. J., I. M. Brooks, M. H. Smith, M. K. Hill, B. J. Brooks, B. I. Moat, M. J. Yelland, R. W. Pascal, M. A. Srokosz, D.K.Woolf, G. de Leeuw. 2007: In-Situ Measurements of Aerosol Production from Individual Whitecaps during SEASAW. 15th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction, August 20-24, 2007, Portland, Oregon. AMS.
  7. Norris, S. J., I. M. Brooks, M. K. Hill, B. J. Brooks, M. H. Smith, J. J. N. Lingard, B. I. Moat, M. J. Yelland, R. W. Pascal, M.A. Srokosz, D. K. Woolf, 2007: Eddy correlation measurements of sea-spray aerosol fluxes during SEASAW. 15th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction, August 20-24, 2007, Portland, Oregon. AMS.


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