Ocean Science

(The median citation count of Ocean Science is 3. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
FES2014 global ocean tide atlas: design and performance168
Antarctic Bottom Water and North Atlantic Deep Water in CMIP6 models73
The new CNES-CLS18 global mean dynamic topography62
Pending recovery in the strength of the meridional overturning circulation at 26° N60
Beaching patterns of plastic debris along the Indian Ocean rim41
Progress in understanding of Indian Ocean circulation, variability, air–sea exchange, and impacts on biogeochemistry40
Water masses in the Atlantic Ocean: characteristics and distributions39
Plastics in the Indian Ocean – sources, transport, distribution, and impacts35
A 30-year reconstruction of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation shows no decline32
Dynamical connections between large marine ecosystems of austral South America based on numerical simulations31
Regional imprints of changes in the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation in the eddy-rich ocean model VIKING20X29
Modelling of discharges from Baltic Sea shipping29
Current estimates of K<sub>1</sub>* and K<sub>2</sub>* appear inconsistent with measured CO<sub>2</sub> system param24
The transient sensitivity of sea level rise24
Sinking microplastics in the water column: simulations in the Mediterranean Sea24
Accuracy assessment of global internal-tide models using satellite altimetry23
Extreme waves and climatic patterns of variability in the eastern North Atlantic and Mediterranean basins22
Variability in high-salinity shelf water production in the Terra Nova Bay polynya, Antarctica22
The climate change signal in the Mediterranean Sea in a regionally coupled atmosphere–ocean model21
The Ekman spiral for piecewise-uniform viscosity21
Circulation timescales of Atlantic Water in the Arctic Ocean determined from anthropogenic radionuclides20
Influence of estuarine tidal mixing on structure and spatial scales of large river plumes20
Circulation of the European northwest shelf: a Lagrangian perspective20
Barotropic vorticity balance of the North Atlantic subpolar gyre in an eddy-resolving model19
Freshwater in the Arctic Ocean 2010–201919
Role of air–sea fluxes and ocean surface density in the production of deep waters in the eastern subpolar gyre of the North Atlantic19
Marine monitoring in Europe: is it adequate to address environmental threats and pressures?18
Marine heatwaves in the Arabian Sea16
The zone of influence: matching sea level variability from coastal altimetry and tide gauges for vertical land motion estimation16
Effects of sea-level rise on tides and sediment dynamics in a Dutch tidal bay16
Import of Atlantic Water and sea ice controls the ocean environment in the northern Barents Sea15
Ensemble hindcasting of wind and wave conditions with WRF and WAVEWATCH III® driven by ERA515
Model for leisure boat activities and emissions – implementation for the Baltic Sea15
An approach to the verification of high-resolution ocean models using spatial methods15
Properties of surface water masses in the Laptev and the East Siberian seas in summer 2018 from in situ and satellite data15
Evaluating high-frequency radar data assimilation impact in coastal ocean operational modelling14
Modelling mussel (<i>Mytilus spp.</i>) microplastic accumulation14
Changes in the composition of marine and sea-ice diatoms derived from sedimentary ancient DNA of the eastern Fram Strait over the past 30 000 years14
Oil spill model uncertainty quantification using an atmospheric ensemble14
Nutrient ratios driven by vertical stratification regulate phytoplankton community structure in the oligotrophic western Pacific Ocean13
Variability and stability of anthropogenic CO<sub>2</sub> in Antarctic Bottom Water observed in the Indian sector of the Southern Ocean, 1978–201813
Exceptional freshening and cooling in the eastern subpolar North Atlantic caused by reduced Labrador Sea surface heat loss13
Properties and dynamics of mesoscale eddies in Fram Strait from a comparison between two high-resolution ocean–sea ice models13
Spatiotemporal variability of light attenuation and net ecosystem metabolism in a back-barrier estuary13
Seasonal variability of the Arabian Sea intermediate circulation and its impact on seasonal changes of the upper oxygen minimum zone12
Coastal sea level rise at Senetosa (Corsica) during the Jason altimetry missions12
Characteristics and robustness of Agulhas leakage estimates: an inter-comparison study of Lagrangian methods12
Technical note: A sensitivity analysis from 1 to 40 GHz for observing the Arctic Ocean with the Copernicus Imaging Microwave Radiometer12
Coastal high-frequency radars in the Mediterranean – Part 1: Status of operations and a framework for future development12
Measuring ocean total surface current velocity with the KuROS and KaRADOC airborne near-nadir Doppler radars: a multi-scale analysis in preparation for the SKIM mission11
Impact of tidal dynamics on diel vertical migration of zooplankton in Hudson Bay11
Influence of cyclonic and anticyclonic eddies on plankton in the southeastern Mediterranean Sea during late summertime11
An explicit estimate of the atmospheric nutrient impact on global oceanic productivity11
Evaluation of sub-monthly oceanographic signal in GRACE “daily” swath series using altimetry11
Impact of dense-water flow over a sloping bottom on open-sea circulation: laboratory experiments and an Ionian Sea (Mediterranean) example11
Four-dimensional temperature, salinity and mixed-layer depth in the Gulf Stream, reconstructed from remote-sensing and in situ observations with neural networks11
Forecasting hurricane-forced significant wave heights using a long short-term memory network in the Caribbean Sea11
A monthly tidal envelope classification for semidiurnal regimes in terms of the relative proportions of the S<sub>2</sub>, N<sub>2</sub>, and M&10
Western boundary circulation and coastal sea-level variability in Northern Hemisphere oceans10
Global sea level reconstruction for 1900–2015 reveals regional variability in ocean dynamics and an unprecedented long weakening in the Gulf Stream flow since the 1990s10
Impact of a medicane on the oceanic surface layer from a coupled, kilometre-scale simulation10
The winter stratification phenomenon and its consequences in the Gulf of Finland, Baltic Sea10
Characterization of the Atlantic Water and Levantine Intermediate Water in the Mediterranean Sea using 20 years of Argo data10
Seasonal variability of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation at 11° S inferred from bottom pressure measurements10
Model uncertainties of a storm and their influence on microplastics and sediment transport in the Baltic Sea10
Vertical distribution of water mass properties under the influence of subglacial discharge in Bowdoin Fjord, northwestern Greenland9
Norwegian Atlantic Slope Current along the Lofoten Escarpment9
Very high-resolution modelling of submesoscale turbulent patterns and processes in the Baltic Sea9
The impacts of runoff decrease and shoreline change on the salinity distribution in the wetlands of Liao River estuary, China9
Responses of estuarine circulation to the morphological evolution in a convergent, microtidal estuary9
Random noise attenuation of sparker seismic oceanography data with machine learning9
Biogeochemical processes accounting for the natural mercury variations in the Southern Ocean diatom ooze sediments9
Mechanisms of decadal changes in sea surface height and heat content in the eastern Nordic Seas9
The role of turbulence and internal waves in the structure and evolution of a near-field river plume9
Coastal high-frequency radars in the Mediterranean – Part 2: Applications in support of science priorities and societal needs9
Large-scale changes of the semidiurnal tide along North Atlantic coasts from 1846 to 20188
Observation system simulation experiments in the Atlantic Ocean for enhanced surface ocean <i>p</i>CO<sub>2</sub> reconstructions8
Ventilation of the northern Baltic Sea8
Global distribution and variability of subsurface chlorophyll <i>a</i> concentrations8
Storm-driven across-shelf oceanic flows into coastal waters8
Coastal sea level monitoring in the Mediterranean and Black seas8
Sensitive dependence of trajectories on tracer seeding positions – coherent structures in German Bight backward drift simulations8
Simultaneous estimation of ocean mesoscale and coherent internal tide sea surface height signatures from the global altimetry record8
Internal tides in the Solomon Sea in contrasted ENSO conditions8
Internal tides off the Amazon shelf during two contrasted seasons: interactions with background circulation and SSH imprints8
Current observed global mean sea level rise and acceleration estimated from satellite altimetry and the associated measurement uncertainty8
Data-assimilation-based parameter estimation of bathymetry and bottom friction coefficient to improve coastal accuracy in a global tide model7
Tracking the spread of a passive tracer through Southern Ocean water masses7
Influence of intraseasonal eastern boundary circulation variability on hydrography and biogeochemistry off Peru7
Mass, nutrients and dissolved organic carbon (DOC) lateral transports off northwest Africa during fall 2002 and spring 20037
Variability of the thermohaline structure and transport of Atlantic water in the Arctic Ocean based on NABOS (Nansen and Amundsen Basins Observing System) hydrography data7
Interannual variability of sea level in the southern Indian Ocean: local vs. remote forcing mechanisms7
Can seafloor voltage cables be used to study large-scale circulation? An investigation in the Pacific Ocean7
A comparison of ocean model data and satellite observations of features affecting the growth of the North Equatorial Counter Current during the strong 1997–1998 El Niño7
3D reconstruction of ocean velocity from high-frequency radar and acoustic Doppler current profiler: a model-based assessment study7
Response of the sea surface temperature to heatwaves during the France 2022 meteorological summer7
The diurnal cycle of <i>p</i>CO<sub>2</sub> in the coastal region of the Baltic Sea7
Effects of strongly eddying oceans on multidecadal climate variability in the Community Earth System Model7
Multidecadal preconditioning of the Maud Rise polynya region6
Variability of distributions of wave set-up heights along a shoreline with complicated geometry6
Using machine learning and beach cleanup data to explain litter quantities along the Dutch North Sea coast6
Physical processes and biological productivity in the upwelling regions of the tropical Atlantic6
A protocol for quantifying mono- and polysaccharides in seawater and related saline matrices by electro-dialysis (ED) – combined with HPAEC-PAD6
High-resolution physical–biogeochemical structure of a filament and an eddy of upwelled water off northwest Africa6
On the circulation, water mass distribution, and nutrient concentrations of the western Chukchi Sea6
Assessment of the spectral downward irradiance at the surface of the Mediterranean Sea using the radiative Ocean-Atmosphere Spectral Irradiance Model (OASIM)6
The riddle of eastern tropical Pacific Ocean oxygen levels: the role of the supply by intermediate-depth waters6
Assessment of responses of North Atlantic winter sea surface temperature to the North Atlantic Oscillation on an interannual scale in 13 CMIP5 models6
The Atlantic's freshwater budget under climate change in the Community Earth System Model with strongly eddying oceans6
The capabilities of Sentinel-MSI (2A/2B) and Landsat-OLI (8/9) in seagrass and algae species differentiation using spectral reflectance6
Defining Southern Ocean fronts using unsupervised classification6
Wind variability in the Canary Current during the last 70 years6
Predicting tidal heights for extreme environments: from 25 h observations to accurate predictions at Jang Bogo Antarctic Research Station, Ross Sea, Antarctica6
Simulated zonal current characteristics in the southeastern tropical Indian Ocean (SETIO)5
Ocean bubbles under high wind conditions – Part 1: Bubble distribution and development5
Numerical modelling of the Caspian Sea tides5
Causes of uncertainties in the representation of the Arabian Sea oxygen minimum zone in CMIP5 models5
Imprint of chaotic ocean variability on transports in the southwestern Pacific at interannual timescales5
A dynamically based method for estimating the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation at 26° N from satellite altimetry5
Control of oceanic circulation on sediment distribution in the southwestern Atlantic margin (23 to 55° S)5
Seasonal extrema of sea surface temperature in CMIP6 models5
Background stratification impacts on internal tide generation and abyssal propagation in the western equatorial Atlantic and the Bay of Biscay5
Temporal and spatial variations in three-dimensional seismic oceanography5
Major sources of North Atlantic Deep Water in the subpolar North Atlantic from Lagrangian analyses in an eddy-rich ocean model5
An update on dissolved methane distribution in the subtropical North Atlantic Ocean5
Ocean bubbles under high wind conditions – Part 2: Bubble size distributions and implications for models of bubble dynamics5
Winter observations alter the seasonal perspectives of the nutrient transport pathways into the lower St. Lawrence Estuary5
Technical note: On seasonal variability of the M2 tide5
Lagrangian eddy tracking reveals the Eratosthenes anticyclonic attractor in the eastern Levantine Basin5
The Pacific–Indian Ocean associated mode in CMIP5 models5
On the ocean's response to enhanced Greenland runoff in model experiments: relevance of mesoscale dynamics and atmospheric coupling5
Glider-based observations of CO<sub>2</sub> in the Labrador Sea4
Wind-driven upwelling and surface nutrient delivery in a semi-enclosed coastal sea4
Evaluation of basal melting parameterisations using in situ ocean and melting observations from the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica4
Refined estimates of water transport through the Åland Sea in the Baltic Sea4
Mixing and air–sea buoyancy fluxes set the time-mean overturning circulation in the subpolar North Atlantic and Nordic Seas4
Decrease in <sup>230</sup>Th in the Amundsen Basin since 2007: far-field effect of increased scavenging on the shelf?4
Rectified tidal transport in Lofoten–Vesterålen, northern Norway4
Carbon and nitrogen dynamics in the coastal Sea of Japan inferred from 15 years of measurements of stable isotope ratios of <i>Calanus sinicus</i>4
Accuracy of numerical wave model results: application to the Atlantic coasts of Europe4
Quasi-steady circulation regimes in the Baltic Sea4
Interannual to decadal sea level variability in the subpolar North Atlantic: the role of propagating signals4
Salinity as a key control on the diazotrophic community composition in the southern Baltic Sea4
In situ observations of turbulent ship wakes and their spatiotemporal extent4
Importance of El Niño reproducibility for reconstructing historical CO<sub>2</sub> flux variations in the equatorial Pacific4
A mosaic of phytoplankton responses across Patagonia, the southeast Pacific and the southwest Atlantic to ash deposition and trace metal release from the Calbuco volcanic eruption in 20154
Marine climate change over the eastern Agulhas Bank of South Africa4
A clustering-based approach to ocean model–data comparison around Antarctica4
Sea-ice and water dynamics and moonlight impact the acoustic backscatter diurnal signal over the eastern Beaufort Sea continental slope4
Seasonal cycle of sea surface temperature in the tropical Angolan Upwelling System4
The role of wind, mesoscale dynamics, and coastal circulation in the interannual variability of the South Vietnam Upwelling, South China Sea – answers from a high-resolution ocean model4
Compound flooding in convergent estuaries: insights from an analytical model4
Bardsey – an island in a strong tidal stream: underestimating coastal tides due to unresolved topography4
A new method to assess mesoscale contributions to meridional heat transport in the North Atlantic Ocean4
Inherent optical properties of dissolved and particulate matter in an Arctic fjord (Storfjorden, Svalbard) in early summer4
Swell hindcast statistics for the Baltic Sea4
Sea-level variability and change along the Norwegian coast between 2003 and 2018 from satellite altimetry, tide gauges, and hydrography4
Flow separation, dipole formation, and water exchange through tidal straits4
Tropical deoxygenation sites revisited to investigate oxygen and nutrient trends3
Assimilation of chlorophyll data into a stochastic ensemble simulation for the North Atlantic Ocean3
Unifying biological field observations to detect and compare ocean acidification impacts across marine species and ecosystems: what to monitor and why3
Reconstruction of Mediterranean coastal sea level at different timescales based on tide gauge records3
Regionalizing the sea-level budget with machine learning techniques3
A framework to evaluate and elucidate the driving mechanisms of coastal sea surface <i>p</i>CO<sub>2</sub> seasonality using an ocean general ci3
Observation-based estimates of volume, heat, and freshwater exchanges between the subpolar North Atlantic interior, its boundary currents, and the atmosphere3
High-resolution stochastic downscaling method for ocean forecasting models and its application to the Red Sea dynamics3
Modelling the barotropic sea level in the Mediterranean Sea using data assimilation3
Changes in detrital sediment supply to the central Yellow Sea since the last deglaciation3
Fortnightly variability of Chl a in the Indonesian seas3
Global contributions of mesoscale dynamics to meridional heat transport3
Mean sea level and tidal change in Ireland since 1842: a case study of Cork3
Tracer and observationally derived constraints on diapycnal diffusivities in an ocean state estimate3
A revised ocean glider concept to realize Stommel's vision and supplement Argo floats3
A clustering approach to determine biophysical provinces and physical drivers of productivity dynamics in a complex coastal sea3
Surface atmospheric forcing as the driver of long-term pathways and timescales of ocean ventilation3
Seasonal variation of the sound-scattering zooplankton vertical distribution in the oxygen-deficient waters of the NE Black Sea3
Correlation between subsurface salinity anomalies in the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean Dipole and governing mechanisms3
Occurrence of structural aluminium (Al) in marine diatom biological silica: visible evidence from microscopic analysis3
Technical note: Turbulence measurements from a light autonomous underwater vehicle3
A newly reconciled dataset for identifying sea level rise and variability in Dublin Bay3
Estimation of phytoplankton pigments from ocean-color satellite observations in the Senegalo–Mauritanian region by using an advanced neural classifier3
Spiciness theory revisited, with new views on neutral density, orthogonality, and passiveness3
High-resolution distributions of O<sub>2</sub> / Ar on the northern slope of the South China Sea and estimates of net community production3
Clustering analysis of the Sargassum transport process: application to beaching prediction in the Lesser Antilles3
Seasonal and interannual variabilities of the barrier layer thickness in the tropical Indian Ocean3
Coastal submesoscale processes and their effect on phytoplankton distribution in the southeastern Bay of Biscay3
Norwegian Sea net community production estimated from O<sub>2</sub> and prototype CO<sub>2</sub> optode measurements on a Seaglider3
Response of near-inertial energy to a supercritical tropical cyclone and jet in the South China Sea: modelling study3
Preface: Developments in the science and history of tides3
Are tidal predictions a good guide to future extremes? – a critique of the Witness King Tides project3
Global submesoscale diagnosis using along-track satellite altimetry3
Autonomous methane seep site monitoring offshore western Svalbard: hourly to seasonal variability and associated oceanographic parameters3
Effects of marine traffic on sediment erosion and accumulation in ports: a new model-based methodology3
Modelling floating riverine litter in the south-eastern Bay of Biscay: a regional distribution from a seasonal perspective3
Filtering method based on cluster analysis to avoid salinity drifts and recover Argo data in less time3