Atlantic Meridional Heat Transport

North Atlantic Section: AX7

For general references and links on the entire AOML Contribution to the assessment of the State of the Oceans, see the State of the Oceans Links


Garzoli and Baringer (submitted paper)

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Thacker (personal communication)

Vivier, F; C. Provost, and M. P. Meredith, 2001. Remote and Local Forcing in the Brazil- Malvinas Region. Journal of Physical Oceanography [J. Phys. Oceanogr.]. Vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 892-913.

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Hellerman, S. and M. Rosenstein. 1983. Normal monthly wind stress over the world ocean with error estimates. Journal of Physical Oceanography 13: 1093-1104.

Baringer, M.O., and J.C. Larsen. 2001. Sixteen years of Florida Current transport at 27°N. Geophysical Research Letters, 28(16):3179-3182 2001.

Siedler, G., T.J. Mueller, R. Onken, M. Arhan, H. Mercier, B. A. King and P.M. Saunders. 1996. The zonal WOCE sections in the South Atlantic, pp 83-104. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, in: The South Atlantic: past and present circulation (Wefer, Berger, Siedler and Webb ed.).