Instructor: Sarah Gille
Location: OAR Conference Room.
Time: Fridays, 12:00-1:00
Course Evaluation. To be completed between November 26 and December 9.
||Eastern Boundary Currents (California Current)
||Bograd, S. J. and R. J. Lynn, 2003.
Long-term variability in the Southern California Current System,
Deep Sea Res. II, 50 (14-16), 2355-2370.
additional background: Lynn, R. J. and J. J. Simpson, 1987. The California Current System - The seasonal variability of its physical characteristics, J. Geophys. Res.--Oceans, 92(C12), 12947-12966. requested to be posted to UCSD electronic reserves. If you want a copy now, e-mail sgille
||Eastern Boundary Currents (not the California Current)
||Sylvia Cole and Robert Todd
||Bakun, A. and C. S. Nelson: 1991. The seasonal cycle of wind- stress curl in subtropical eastern boundary current regions. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 21, 1815-1834.
additional reading: Thomas, A. C., M.E. Carr, and P. T. Strub: 2001. Chlorophyll variability in eastern boundary currents, Geophys. Res. Lett., 28 (18): 3421-3424.
||Upwelling in Eastern Boundary Currents
||Yvonne Firing and Gabriela Chavez
||Sobarzo, M. and D. Figueroa, 2001. The physical structure of a cold filament in a Chilean
upwelling zone (Peninsula de Mejillones, Chile, 23 S)
Deep Sea Res. I, 48, 2699-2726.
additional reading: Batteen, M. L., C.-P. Hu, J. L. Bacon, and C. S. Nelson, 1995. A numerical study of the effects of wind forcing on the Chile Current System, J. Oceanogr., 51, 585-614.
||No meeting: University Closed (no topic scheduled originally due to Chancellor's Challenge)
||Upper ocean processes (wind forcing)
||Oliver Sun and Sung Yong Kim
Rio, M. H. and F.
Hernandez, 2003. High-frequency response of wind-driven currents measured
by drifting buoys and altimetry over the world ocean, J. Geophys. Res.,
108(C8), Art. No. 3283.
additional reading: Ralph, E. A. and P. P. Niiler, 1999. Wind-Driven Currents in the Tropical Pacific, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 29, 2121-2129.
||Kelvin waves and continental shelf waves||Jamie Holte and Gordy Stephenson
Kessler, W.S., M.J. McPhaden and K.M. Weickmann, 1995. Forcing of intraseasonal Kelvin waves in the equatorial Pacific,
J. Geophys. Res., 100, 10613-10631.
additional reading: Zhang, C. and J. Gottschalck, 2002. SST Anomalies of ENSO and the Madden-Julian Oscillation in the Equatorial Pacific, J. Climate, 15, 2429-2445.
||Kelvin waves and continental shelf waves
||San Nguyen and Peter Sutherland
Meyers, S. D.,
A. Melsom, G. T. Mitchum, J. J. O'Brien, 1998. Detection of the fast Kelvin
wave teleconnection due to El Niño-Southern Oscillation, J. Geophys.
Res., 103(C12), 27655-27664, 10.1029/98JC02402.
additional reading: Johnson, M. A., and J. J. O'Brien, 1990. The Northeast Pacific Ocean Response to the 1982-1983 El Niño. J. Geophys. Res., 95, 7155-7166.
||No meeting: Thanksgiving
|30 Nov, special time: 2-3 pm
||Western Boundary Currents
||Cronin, M and D. R. Watts,
Eddy-mean flow interaction in the Gulf Stream at 68 degrees W .1. Eddy
energetics, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 26(10), 2107-2131.
||The fascinating features of the East Australia Current
||Kyla Drushka and Tom Fitzpatrick
||Godfrey, J., G. Cresswell, T. Golding, A. Pearce, and R. Boyd, 1980.The Separation of the East Australian Current. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 10, 430-440.
additional reading: Bowen, M. M., J. L. Wilkin, and W. J. Emery, 2005. Variability and forcing of the East Australian Current, J. Geophys. Res., 110, C03019, doi:10.1029/2004JC002533.