Peer-reviewed publications

Publications 2019

Albrecht, F., O. Pizarro, A. Montecinos and X. Zhang (2019). Understanding Sea Level Change in the South Pacific during the late 20th and early 21st Century. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 124. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014828.

Bestley, S., V. Andrews-Goff, E. van Wijk, S. R. Rintoul, M. C.Double and J. How (2019). New insights into prime forage grounds for thriving Western Australian humpback whales. Scientific Reports, 9, 13988. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-50497-2.

Bordbar, M. H., M. H. England, A. Sen Gupta, A. Santoso, A. S. Taschetto, T. Martin, W. Park, M. Latif (2019). Uncertainty in near-term global surface warming linked to tropical Pacific climate variability. Nature Communications, 10:1990. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-09761-2.

Cai, W., Wu, L., Lengaigne, M. et al. (2019). Pantropical climate interactions. Science, 363(6430), eaav4236. https://science.sciencemag.org/content/363/6430/eaav4236.

Carson, M., Lyu, K., Richter, K., Becker, M., Domingues, C. M., Han, W., & Zanna, L. (2019). Climate Model Uncertainty and Trend Detection in Regional Sea Level Projections: A Review. Surveys in Geophysics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10712-019-09559-3.

Devries, T., Le Quéré C., Andrews, O., Berthet, S, Hauck, J. Ilyina, T., Landschützer, P., Lenton, A., Lima. I., Nowicki, M. Schwinger, J., Séférian, R. (2019). Decadal trends in the ocean carbon sink. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116(24), 11646-11651. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1900371116.

Downes, S. M., Sloyan, B. M., Rintoul, S. R., & Lupton, J. E. (2019). Hydrothermal heat enhances abyssal mixing in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current. Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 812–821. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL080410

Foppert, Annie (2019). Observed storm track dynamics in Drake Passage. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 3, 867-884. https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-18-0150.1.

Foppert, A., Rintoul S. R., and England M. H. (2019). Along-slope variability of cross-slope eddy transport in East Antarctica. Geophysical Research Letters, 46(14), 8224-8233. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL082999.

Gregory, J., et al. (2019). Concepts and Terminology for Sea Level: Mean, Variability and Change, Both Local and Global. Surveys in Geophysics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10712-019-09525-z.

Han, W., Stammer, D., Thompson, P., Ezer, T., Palanisamy, H., Zhang, X., . . . Yuan, D. (2019). Impacts of Basin-Scale Climate Modes on Coastal Sea Level: a Review. Surveys in Geophysics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10712-019-09562-8.

Hermes, J. C., Y. Masumoto, L. Beal, et al. (2019). A sustained ocean observing system in the Indian Ocean for climate related scientific knowledge and societal need. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6(355). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00355.

Holmes, R. M., J. D. Zika, and M. H. England (2019). Diathermal Heat Transport in a Global Ocean Model, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 49, 141-161. https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-18-0098.1.

Hu, S. Y. Zhang, M. Feng, Y. Du, J. Sprintall, F. Wang, D. Hu, Q. Xie, F. Chai (2019). Interanual to decadal variability of upper ocean salinity in the southern Indian Ocean and the role of the Indonesian Throughflow. Journal of Climate, 32(19), 6403-6421. https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/full/10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0056.1.

Jia, F., Cai, W., Wu, L., Gan, B., Wang, G., Kucharski, F., . . . Keenlyside, N. (2019). Weakening Atlantic Niño–Pacific connection under greenhouse warming. Science Advances, 5(8), eaax4111. https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/5/8/eaax4111?rss=1.

Jo. H.-S., Yeh S.-W., Cai W., 2019: An Episodic Weakening in the Boreal Spring SST–Precipitation Relationship in the Western Tropical Pacific since the Late 1990s, Journal of Climate, 32, 3837-3845. https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0737.1.

Kennicutt II, M. C., D. Bromwich, D. Liggett, B. Nja ̊stad, L. Peck, S. R. Rintoul, C. Ritz, M. J. Siegert, A. Aitken, C. M. Brooks, J. Cassano, S. Chaturvedi, D. Chen, K. Dodds, N. R. Golledge, C. Le Bohec, M. Leppe, A. Murray, P. C. Nath, M. N. Raphael, M. Rogan-Finnemore, D. M. Schroeder, L. Talley, T. Travouillon, D. G. Vaughan, L. Wang, A. T. Weatherwax, H. Yang, and S. L. Chown (2019). Sustained Antarctic Research: a 21st Century Imperative. One Earth, 1, 95-113. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oneear.2019.08.014.

Lago, V., and M. H. England (2019). Projected slowdown of Antarctic Bottom Water formation in response to amplified meltwater contributions, Journal of Climate, 32(19), 6319-6335. https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0622.1.

Li, Q., S. Lee, M. H. England, and J. L. McClean (2019). Seasonal-to-interannual response of Southern Ocean mixed layer depth to the Southern Annular Mode from a global 1/10° ocean model. Journal of Climate, 32(18), 6177-6195. https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0159.1.

Ma, J., Feng, M. Sloyan, B.M., Lan, J. (2019). Pacific influences on the low-frequency meridional temperature transport of the Indian Ocean. Journal of Climate, 32(4), 1047-1061. https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0349.1

Makarim, S., J. Sprintall, Z. Liu, W. Yu, A. Santoso, X.-H. Yan, R. D. Susanto (2019). Previously unidentified Indonesian Throughflow pathways and freshening in the Indian Ocean during recent decades. Scientific Reports, 9:7364. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6517581/.

Meyssignac,  Benoit, Tim Boyer, Zhongxiang Zhao, Maria Z Hakuba, Felix W Landerer, Detlef Stammer, Armin Köhl, Seiji Kato, Tristan L’Ecuyer, Michael Ablain, John Patrick Abraham, Alejandro Blazquez, Anny Cazenave, John A Church, Rebecca Cowley, Lijing Cheng, Catia Domingues, Donata Giglio, Viktor Gouretski, Masayoshi Ishii, Gregory C Johnson, Rachel E Killick, David Legler, William Llovel, John Lyman, Matthew Dudley Palmer, Steve Piotrowicz, Sarah Purkey, Dean Roemmich, Rémy Roca, Abhishek Savita, Karina von Schuckmann, Sabrina Speich, Graeme Stephens, Gongjie G Wang, Susan Elisabeth Wijffels, Nathalie Zilberman (2019). Measuring Global Ocean Heat Content to estimate the Earth Energy Imbalance. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6(432). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00432.

Moreau, S., D. Lannuzel, J. Janssens, M. Arroyo, M. Corkill, E. Cougnon, C. Genovese, B. Legresy, A. Lenton, V. Puigcorbe, L. Ratnarajah, S. Rintoul, M. Rocca-Marti, M. Rosenberg, E. Shadwick, A. Silvano, P.G. Strutton, B. Tilbrook (2019). Sea Ice Meltwater and Circumpolar Deep Water Drive Contrasting Productivity in Three Antarctic Polynyas. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 124(5), 2943-2968. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JC015071.

Palmer,  Matthew Dudley, Paul Durack, Maria Paz Chidichimo, John Church, Sophie E Cravatte, Katherine Louise Hill, Johnny Johannessen, Johannes Karstensen, Tong Lee, David Legler, Matthew Mazloff, Eitarou Oka, Sarah Purkey, Ben Rabe, Jean-Baptiste Sallée, Bernadette Marie Sloyan, Sabrina Speich, Karina von Schuckmann, Josh Willis, Susan Elisabeth Wijffels, 2019: Adequacy of the ocean observation system for quantifying regional heat and freshwater storage and change. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6(416). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00416.

Patel, R.S., H. E. Phillips, P.G. Strutton, A. Lenton, Llort, J. (2019). Meridonal Heat and Salt Transport across the Subantarctic Front by Cold Core Eddies. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 124(2), 981-1004. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014655.

Ponte, R. M., Carson, M., Cirano, M., Domingues, C. M., Jevrejeva, S., Marcos, M., . . . Zhang, X. (2019). Towards Comprehensive Observing and Modeling Systems for Monitoring and Predicting Regional to Coastal Sea Level. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6(437). https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fmars.2019.00437.

Purkey, S. G., Johnson, G. C., Talley, L. D., Sloyan, B. M., Wijffels, S. E., Smethie, W., et al. (2019). Unabated bottom water warming and freshening in the South Pacific Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 124, 1778–1794. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014775.

Santoso, A., Hendon, H., Watkins, A., et al. (2019a). Dynamics and predictability of the El Niño-Southern Oscillation: An Australian perspective on progress and challenges. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 100, 403-420. https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0057.1.

Silvano, A., Rintoul, S. R., Kusahara, K., Peña-Molino, B., van Wijk, E., Gwyther, D. E., & Williams, G. D. (2019). Seasonality of Warm Water Intrusions Onto the Continental Shelf Near the Totten Glacier. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 124(6), 4272-4289. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014634.

Sloyan, B.M., Wilkin, J., Hill, K.L, Chidichimo, M.P., Cronin, M.F., Johannessen, J.A., Karstensen, J., Krug, M., Lee, T., Oka, E., Palmer, M.D., Rabe, B., Speich, S., von Schuckmann, K., Weller, R.A. and Yu, W. (2019). Evolving the Physical Global Ocean Observing System for Research and Application Services Through International Coordination. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6(449). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00449.

Sprintall, J., A. Gordon, S. Wijffels, et al. (2019). Detecting change in the Indonesian Seas. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6(257). https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00257.

Stammer , D., van de Wal, R. S. W., Nicholls, R. J., Church, J. A., Le Cozannet, G., Lowe, J. A., et al. (2019). Framework for high‐end estimates of sea level rise for stakeholder applications. Earth’s Future, 7, 923–938https://doi.org/10.1029/2019EF001163.

Sun , Q., Du, Y., Zhang, Y., Feng, M., Chowdary, J.S., Chi, J., Qiu, S. and Yu, W. (2019). Evolution of Sea Surface Salinity Anomalies in the Southwestern Tropical Indian Ocean During 2010–2011 Influenced by a Negative IOD Event. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 124(5), 3428-3445. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014580.

Tamsitt, V., L. D. Talley and M. R. Mazloff (2019). A Deep Eastern Boundary Current carrying Indian Deep Water south of Australia. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014569

Webb, D. J., R. M. Holmes, P. Spence, and M. H. England (2019). Barotropic Kelvin wave-induced bottom boundary layer warming along the West Antarctic Peninsula. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JC014227.

Wu, Q., X. Zhang, J. A. Church, and J. Hu (2019). ENSO-related Global Ocean Heat Content Variations. Journal of Climate, 32, 45-68. https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0861.1

Publications 2018

Benthuysen, J. A., Oliver, E. C. J., Feng, M., & Marshall, A. G. (2018). Extreme Marine Warming Across Tropical Australia During Austral Summer 2015–2016. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123(2), 1301-1326. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JC013326

Cai, W., G. Wang, B. Dewitte, L. Wu, A. Santoso, K. Takahashi, Y. Yang, A. Carreric, and M. J. McPhaden (2018b). Increased variability of Eastern Pacific El Niño under greenhouse warming. Nature, 564, 201-206. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0776-9

Cai, W., Wang, G., Gan, B., Wu, L., Santoso, A., Lin, X., Chen, Z., Jia, F., & Yamagata, T. (2018). Stabilised frequency of extreme positive Indian Ocean Dipole under 1.5 °C warming. Nature Communications, 9(1), 1419. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-03789-6

Feng, M., Zhang, N., Liu, Q., & Wijffels, S. (2018). The Indonesian throughflow, its variability and centennial change. Geoscience Letters, 5(1), 3. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40562-018-0102-2.

Hauck, J., Lenton, A., Langlais, C, Matear, R. J. (2018). The fate of carbon and nutrients exported out of the Southern Ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 32(10), 1556-1573. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GB005977.

Holmes, R. M., McGregor, S., Santoso, A., & England, M. H. (2018). Contribution of Tropical Instability Waves to ENSO Irregularity. Climate Dynamics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4217-0.

Lambelet, M., Tina van de Flierdt, Edward C V Butler, Andrew R Bowie, Steve R Rintoul, Ros J Watson, Tom Remenyi, Delphine Lannuzel, Mark Warner, Laura F Robinson, Helen C Bostock and Louisa I Bradtmiller (2018). The Neodynium isotope fingerprint of Adélie Coast Bottom Water. Geophysical Research Letters, 45(20), 11,247-211,256. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL080074.

Purich, A., England, M. H., Cai, W., Sullivan, A., & Durack, P. J. (2018). Impacts of Broad-Scale Surface Freshening of the Southern Ocean in a Coupled Climate Model. Journal of Climate, 31(7), 2613-2632. https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0092.1.

Rintoul, S. R. (2018). The global influence of localized dynamics in the Southern Ocean. Nature, 558(7709), 209-218. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0182-3.

Rintoul, S. R., Chown, S. L., DeConto, R. M., England, M. H., Fricker, H. A., Masson-Delmotte, V., Naish, T. R., Siegert, M. J., & Xavier, J. C. (2018). Choosing the future of Antarctica. Nature, 558(7709), 233-241. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0173-4.

Schlitzer, R. et al. (2018). The GEOTRACES Intermediate Data Product 2017. Chemical Geology, 493, 210-223 (Rintoul one of 238 authors). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2018.05.040.

Silvano, A., Rintoul, S. R., Peña-Molino, B., Hobbs, W. R., van Wijk, E., Aoki, S., Tamura, T., & Williams, G. D. (2018). Freshening by glacial meltwater enhances melting of ice shelves and reduces formation of Antarctic Bottom Water. Science Advances, 4(4). https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/4/eaap9467.

Snow, K., Rintoul, S. R., Sloyan, B. M., & Hogg, A. M. (2018). Change in Dense Shelf Water and Adélie Land Bottom Water Precipitated by Iceberg Calving. Geophysical Research Letters, 45(5), 2380-2387. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL076195.

Tamsitt, V (2018). Moving windows to the deep ocean (News and Views), Nature Climate Change, 8, 941-942. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-018-0324-5.

Timmerman, A., An, S. I., Kug, J. S., Jin, F. F., & Cai, W., et al. (2018). El Niño-Southern Oscillation complexity. Nature, 559(7715), 535-545.  https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0252-6.

Wu, Q., X. Zhang, J. A. Church, and J. Hu, 2019, ENSO-related Global Ocean Heat Content Variations, Journal of Climate, 32, 45-68. https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0861.1.

Zhang, Y., Feng, M., Du, Y., Phillips, H. E., Bindoff, N. L., & McPhaden, M. J. (2018). Strengthened Indonesian Throughflow drives decadal warming in the Southern Indian Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 6167-6175. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL078265.

Publications July to December 2017

Abellán, E., McGregor, S., England, M. H., & Santoso, A. (2017). Distinctive role of ocean advection anomalies in the development of the extreme 2015–16 El Niño. Climate Dynamics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-017-4007-0.

Cai, W., Wang, G., Santoso, A., Lin, X., & Wu, L. (2017). Definition of Extreme El Niño and Its Impact on Projected Increase in Extreme El Niño Frequency. Geophysical Research Letters, 44(21), 11,184-111,190. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017GL075635.

Chen, X. Y., Zhang, X. B., Church, J. A., Watson, C. S., King, M. A., Monselesan, D., Legrésy, B., & Harig, C. (2017). The increasing rate of global mean sea-level rise during 1993-2014. Nature Climate Change, 7(7), 492-497. http://www.nature.com/articles/nclimate3325.

Cougnon, E. A., Galton-Fenzi, B. K., Rintoul, S. R., Legrésy, B., Williams, G. D., Fraser, A. D., & Hunter, J. R. (2017). Regional Changes in Icescape Impact Shelf Circulation and Basal Melting. Geophysical Research Letters, 44(22), 11,519-11,527. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL074943.

Gao, L., Rintoul, S. R., & Yu, W. (2017). Recent wind-driven change in Subantarctic Mode Water and its impact on ocean heat storage. Nature Climate Change, 8, 58-63. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-017-0022-8.

Herold, N., & Santoso, A. (2017). Indian Ocean warming during peak El Niño cools surrounding land masses. Climate Dynamics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-017-4001-6.

Langlais, C. E., Lenton, A., Matear, R., Monselesan, D., Legrésy, B., Cougnon, E., & Rintoul, S. (2017). Stationary Rossby waves dominate subduction of anthropogenic carbon in the Southern Ocean. Scientific Reports, 7(1), 17076. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-17292-3.

Pardo, P. C., Tilbrook, B., Langlais, C., Trull, T. W., & Rintoul, S. R. (2017). Carbon uptake and biogeochemical change in the Southern Ocean, south of Tasmania. Biogeosciences, 14(22), 5217-5237. https://www.biogeosciences.net/14/5217/2017/.

Santoso, A., McPhaden, M. J., & Cai, W. (2017). The Defining Characteristics of ENSO Extremes and the Strong 2015/2016 El Niño. Reviews of Geophysics, 55(4), 1079-1129. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017RG000560.

Wang, G. J., Cai, W. J., Gan, B. L., Wu, L. X., Santoso, A., Lin, X. P., Chen, Z. H., & McPhaden, M. J. (2017). Continued increase of extreme El Niño frequency long after 1.5 degrees C warming stabilization. Nature Climate Change, 7(8), 568-572. https://www.nature.com/articles/nclimate3351.

Wang, G. J., Cai, W. J., & Santoso, A. (2017). Assessing the Impact of Model Biases on the Projected Increase in Frequency of Extreme Positive Indian Ocean Dipole Events. Journal of Climate, 30(8), 2757-2767. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0509.1.

Zhang, Y., Du, Y., & Feng, M. (2017). Multiple Time Scale Variability of the Sea Surface Salinity Dipole Mode in the Tropical Indian Ocean. Journal of Climate, 31(1), 283-296. https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0271.1.

Zhong, W. X., Zheng, X. T., & Cai, W. J. (2017). A decadal tropical Pacific condition unfavorable to central Pacific El Niño. Geophysical Research Letters, 44(15), 7919-7926. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL073846.