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2014

Ansorge, I. J., M. O. Baringer, E. J. D. Campos, S. Dong, R. A. Fine, S. L. Garzoli, C. S. Meinen, R. C. Perez, A. R. Piola, M. J. Roberts, S. Speich, J. Sprintall, T. Terre, M. A. Van de Berg, 2014: Basin-Wide Oceanographic Array Bridges the South Atlantic. EOS, 95, 53-54.

Dong, S., M. O. Baringer, G. J. Goni, C. S. Meinen, and S. L. Garzoli, 2014: Seasonal variations in the South Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation from observations and numerical models. Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, doi:10.1002/2014GL060428.

Marson, J. M., Wainer, I., Mata, M. M., and Liu, Z., 2014: The impacts of deglacial meltwater forcing on the South Atlantic Ocean deep circulation since the Last Glacial Maximum, Clim. Past, 10, 1723-1734, doi:10.5194/cp-10-1723-2014.

Rocha, C. B., I. C. A. da Silveira, B. M. Castro, and J. A. M. Lima, 2014: Vertical structure, energetics, and dynamics of the Brazil Current System at 22S-28S. Journal Geophysical Research, 119, 52-69, doi:10.1002/2013JC009143.

2013

Beron-Vera, F., Y. Wang, M. Olascoaga, G. Goni, and G. Haller, 2013: Objective detection of oceanic eddies and the Agulhas leakage. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 43, 1426-1438, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-12-0171.1.

Biastoch, A., and C. W. Boning, 2013: Anthropogenic impact on Agulhas leakage. Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 1-6, doi:10.1002/grl.50243.

Garzoli, S. L., M. O. Baringer, S. Dong, R. C. Perez, and Q. Yao, 2013: South Atlantic meridional fluxes. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2012.09.003, 71, 21-32, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2012.09.003.

Giarolla, E., and R. P. Matano, 2013: The Low-Frequency Variability of the Southern Ocean Circulation. Journal of Climate, 26, 6081-6091, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00293.1.

Meinen, C. S., S. Speich, R. C. Perez, S. Dong, A. R. Piola, S. L. Garzoli, M. Baringer, S. Gladyshev, and E. Campos, 2013: Temporal variability of the meridional overturning circulation at 34.5S: Preliminary results from two boundary arrays in the South Atlantic. J. Geophys. Res., 118, 6461-6478, doi:10.1002/2013JC009228.

Piola, A.R., B.C. Franco, E.D. Palma and M. Saraceno, 2013: Multiple jets in the Malvinas Current. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 2107-2117, doi:10.1002/jgrc.20170.

Preu, B., et al., 2013, Morphosedimentary and hydrographic features of the northern Argentine margin: the interplay between erosive, depositional and gravitational processes and its conceptual implications. Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 75, 157-174, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2012.12.013.

Schiermeier, Q, 2013, Oceans under Surveillance, Nature, 167-168, doi:10.1038/497167a.

2012

Azevedo, J.L.L., D. Nof, and M.M. Mata, 2012: Eddy Train Encounters with a Continental Boundary: A South Atlantic Case Study. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 42, 1548-1565, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-11-027.1.

Backeberg, B. C., P. Penvin, and M. Rouault, 2012: Impact of intensified Indian Ocean winds on mesoscale variability in the Agulhas system. Nature Climate Change, 2, 608-612, doi:10.1038/nclimate1587.

Garzoli, S., P. Abrahamsen, I. Ansorge, A. Biastoch, E. Campos, M. Mata,C. Meinen, J. Pelegri, R. Perez, A. Piola, C. Reason, M. Roberts, S. Speich, J. Sprintall, R. Watts, and all of the SAMOC IV participants, 2012: South Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (SAMOC) - Fourth Workshop. CLIVAR Exchanges, No. 58 pp. 2-4 (Unpublished manuscript).

McCarthy, G. D., B. A. King, P. Cipollini, E. L. McDonagh, J. R. Blundell, and A. Biastoch, 2012: On the sub-decadal variability of South Atlantic Antarctic Intermediate Water. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L10605, doi:10.1029/2012GL051270.

Meinen, C. S., A. Piola, R. C. Perez, and S. L. Garzoli, 2012. Deep Western Boundary Current transport variability in the South Atlantic: Preliminary results from a pilot array at 34.5S. Ocean Science, 8, 1041-1054, doi:10.5194/os-8-1041-2012.

Rimaud, J., S. Speich, B. Blanke, and N. Grima, 2012: The exchange of Intermediate Water in the South East Atlantic: Water mass transformations diagnosed from the Lagrangian analysis of a regional ocean model. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, C08034, doi:10.1029/2012JC008059.

Saraceno, M., and C. Provost, 2012: On eddy polarity distribution in the southwestern Atlantic. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 69, 62-69, doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2012.07.005.

van Sebille, E., W.E. Johns, and L. M. Beal, 2012: Does the vorticity flux from Agulhas rings control the zonal pathway of NADW across the South Atlantic? Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, 117, C05037, doi:10.1029/2011JC007684.

2011

Bryden, H. L., King B. A., McCarthy G. D., 2011. South Atlantic overturning circulation at 24S. J. Mar. Res., 69 (1), 38-55.

Dong, S., M. Baringer, G. Goni, and S. Garzoli, 2011: Importance of the assimilation of Argo Float Measurements on the Meridional Overturning Circulation in the South Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L18603, doi:10.1029/2011GL048982.

Dong, S., S.L. Garzoli, and M.O. Baringer, 2011: The role of inter-ocean exchanges on decadal variations of the northward heat transport in the South Atlantic. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 41(8), 1498-1511.

Garzoli, S.L and R. Matano, 2011: The South Atlantic and the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation. Deep-Sea Research II, 58(17-18), 1837-1847, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.10.063.

Goni, G.J., F. Bringas, and P.N. Di Nezio, 2011: Observed Low Frequency Variability of the Brazil Current Front. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, C10037, doi:10.1029/2011JC007198.

Lumpkin, R. and S. L. Garzoli, 2011: Interannual to Decadal Variability in the Southwestern Atlantic's Surface Circulation. Journal Geophysical Research - Oceans, 116, C01014, doi:10.1029/2010JC006285.

McCarthy, G., E. McDonagh, and B. King, 2011: Decadal variability of thermocline and intermediate waters at 24S in the South Atlantic. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 41, 157-165.

McClean, J. L., and Coauthors, 2011: A prototype two-decade fully-coupled fine-resolution CCSM simulation. Ocean Modelling, 39 , 10-30.

Perez, R.C., S.L. Garzoli, C.S. Meinen, and R.P. Matano, 2011: Geostrophic Velocity Measurement Techniques for the Meridional Overturning Circulation and Meridional Heat Transport in the South Atlantic. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Techology, 28, 1504-1521.

Souza, J.M.A.C., C. de Boyer Montegut, C. Cabanes and P. Klein, 2011: Estimation of the Agulhas ring impacts on meridional heat fluxes and transport using ARGO floats and satellite data. Geophysical Research Letters, 28, L21602, doi:10.1029/2011GL049359.

2010

Baker-Yeboah, S, DA Byrne and DR Watts, 2010: Observations of mesoscale eddies in the South Atlantic Cape Basin: Baroclinic and deep barotropic eddy variability. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, C12069, doi: 10.1029/2010JC006236.

Baker-Yeboah, S., G. R. Flierl, G. G. Sutyrin, and Y. Zhang, 2010: Transformation of an Agulhas Eddy Near the Continental Slope. Ocean Science, 6, 143-159.

Jullion, L., K.J. Heywood, A.C. Naveira Garabato, and D.P. Stevens, 2010: Circulation and water mass modification in the Brazil-Malvinas Confluence. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 40, 845-864.

Rodrigues, R.R., M. Wimbush, D.R. Watts, L.M. Rothstein, and M. Ollitrault, 2010: South Atlantic mass transports obtained from subsurface float and hydrographic data. Journal Of Marine Research, 68(6), 819-850. Open Access version : http://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00043/15391/

Rouault, M., B. Pohl and P. Penven, 2010: Coastal Oceanic climate change and variability from 1982 to 2009 around South Africa. African Journal of Marine Science, 32(2): 237-246.

2009

Baehr, J., A. Stroup, and J. Marotzke, 2009: Testing concepts for continuous monitoring of the meridional overturning circulation in the South Atlantic. Ocean Modelling, 29, 147-153.

Baker-Yeboah, S., G. R. Flierl, G. G. Sutyrin, and Y. Zhang, 2009: Transformation of an Agulhas eddy near the continental slope. Ocean Science, 6, 143-159.

Biastoch, A., C. W. Boning, F. U. Schwarzkopf, and J. R. E. Lutjeharms, 2009: Increase in Agulhas leakage due to poleward shift of Southern Hemisphere westerlies. Nature, 462, 495-499, doi:10.1038/nature08519.

Dong, S. S. L. Garzoli, M. O. Baringer, C. S. Meinen, and G. J. Goni, 2009: The Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation and its Northward Heat Transport in the South Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L20606, doi:10.1029/2009GL039356.

Rouault M., P. Penven, and B Pohl, 2009: Warming of the Agulhas Current since the 1980s. Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L12602, doi:10.1029/2009GL037987.

Schmid, C. and S.L. Garzoli, 2009: Spreading and Variability of the Antarctic Intermediate Water in the Atlantic. Journal of Marine Research, 67(6), 815-843.

2008

Biastoch, A., C.W. Boning, and J.R.E. Lutjeharms, 2008: Agulhas leakage dynamics affects decadal variability in Atlantic Overturning Circulation, Nature, 456, 489-492.

2007

Baringer, M.O., and S.L. Garzoli, 2007: Meridional heat transport determined with expendable bathythermographs, Part I: Error estimates from model and hydrographic data. Deep-Sea Research, Part 1, 54(8), 1390-1401.

Garzoli, S.L., and M.O. Baringer, 2007: Meridional heat transport determined with expendable bathythermographs, Part II: South Atlantic transport. Deep-Sea Research, Part I, 54(8), 1402-1420.

Lumpkin, R. and K. Speer, 2007: Global Ocean Meridional Overturning. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 37:2550-2562.