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Peer-reviewed publications

Wagner, T. J. W., P. Wadhams, R. Bates, P. Elosegui, A. Stern, D. Vella, E. P. Abrahamsen, A. Crawford, and K. W. Nicholls, 2014. The 'footloose' mechanism: iceberg decay from hydrostatic stresses. Geophysical Research Letters, in press, doi:10.1002/2014GL060832.

Abrahamsen, E. P., 2014. Sustaining observations in the polar oceans. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 372, 20130337, doi:10.1098/rsta.2013.0337.

Dutrieux, P., J. De Rydt, A. Jenkins, P. R. Holland, H. K. Ha, S. H. Lee, E. J. Steig, Q. Ding, E. P. Abrahamsen, and M. Schröder, 2014. Strong Sensitivity of Pine Island Ice-Shelf Melting to Climatic Variability. Science 343, 6167, 174-178, doi:10.1126/science.1244341.

Polyakov, I. V., U. S. Bhatt, J. E. Walsh, E. P. Abrahamsen, A. V. Pnyushkov, and P. F. Wassmann, 2013. Recent oceanic changes in the Arctic in the context of long-term observations. Ecological Applications 23, 8, 1745-1764, doi:10.1890/11-0902.1.

Yager, P. L., R. M. Sherrell, S. E. Stammerjohn, A.-C. Alderkamp, O. Schofield, E. P. Abrahamsen, K. R. Arrigo, S. Bertilsson, D. L. Garay, R. Guerrero, K. E. Lowry, P.-O. Moksnes, K. Ndungu, A. F. Post, E. Randall-Goodwin, L. Riemann, S. Severmann, S. Thatje, G. L. van Dijken, and S. Wilson, 2012. ASPIRE: The Amundsen Sea Polynya International Research Expedition. Oceanography 25, 3, 40-53, doi:10.5670/oceanog.2012.73.

Bauch, D., M. Rutgers van der Loeff, N. Andersen, S. Torres-Valdes, K. Bakker, and E. P. Abrahamsen, 2011. Origin of freshwater and polynya water in the Arctic Ocean halocline in summer 2007. Progress in Oceanography 91, 4, 482-495, doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2011.07.017.

Meredith, M. P., A. L. Gordon; A. C. Naveira Garabato, E. P. Abrahamsen, B. A. Huber, L. Jullion, H. J. Venables, 2011. Synchronous intensification and warming of Antarctic Bottom Water outflow from the Weddell Gyre. Geophysical Research Letters 38, L03603, doi:10.1029/2010GL046265.

Dmitrenko, I. A., S. A. Kirillov, T. Krumpen, M. Makhotin, E. P. Abrahamsen, S. Willmes, E. Bloshkina, J. A. Hölemann, H. Kassens, and C. Wegner, 2010. Wind-driven diversion of summer river runoff preconditions the Laptev Sea coastal polynya hydrography: evidence from summer-to-winter hydrographic records of 2007-2009. Continental Shelf Research 30, 15, 1656-1664, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2010.06.012.

Daae, K. L., I. Fer, E. P. Abrahamsen, 2009. Mixing on the Continental Slope of the Southern Weddell Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research 114, C09018, doi:10.1029/2008JC005259.

Walkden, G. J., K. J. Heywood, K. W. Nicholls, and P. Abrahamsen, 2009. Freshwater transport at Fimbulisen, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research 114, C08014, doi:10.1029/2008JC005028.

Abrahamsen, E. P., M. P. Meredith, K. K. Falkner, S. Torres-Valdes, M. J. Leng, M. B. Alkire, S. Bacon, S. W. Laxon, I. Polyakov, and V. Ivanov, 2009. Tracer-derived freshwater composition of the Siberian continental shelf and slope following the extreme Arctic summer of 2007. Geophysical Research Letters 36, L07602, doi:10.1029/2009GL037341.

Lenn, Y. D., P. J. Wiles, S. Torres-Valdes, E. P. Abrahamsen, T. P. Rippeth, J. H. Simpson, S. Bacon, S. W. Laxon, I. Polyakov, V. Ivanov, and S. Kirillov, 2009. Vertical mixing at intermediate depths in the Arctic boundary current. Geophysical Research Letters 36, L05601, doi:10.1029/2008GL036792.

Dowdeswell, J. A., and many others, including E. P. Abrahamsen, 2008. Autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and investigations of the ice-ocean interface in Antarctic and Arctic waters. Journal of Glaciology 54, 187, 661-672, doi:10.3189/002214308786570773.

Nicholls, K. W., E. P. Abrahamsen, K. J. Heywood, K. Stansfield, and S. Østerhus, 2008. High-latitude oceanography using the Autosub autonomous underwater vehicle, Limnology and Oceanography 53 (5, part 2), 2309-2320, doi:10.4319/lo.2008.53.5_part_2.2309.

Nicholls, K. W., E. P. Abrahamsen et al., 2006. Measurements beneath an Antarctic ice shelf using an autonomous underwater vehicle. Geophysical Research Letters 33, L08612, doi:10.1029/2006GL025998.

Abrahamsen, E. P., T. Gammelsrød and S. Østerhus, 2006. Ice draft and current measurements from the north-western Barents Sea, 1993-96. Polar Research 25 (1), 25-37, doi:10.1111/j.1751-8369.2006.tb00148.x.

Other publications

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, and R. Watts, 2012. South Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (SAMOC) - Fourth Workshop. CLIVAR Exchanges, 58 (17), 2-4.

Abrahamsen, E. P., 2012. Oceanographic conditions beneath Fimbul Ice Shelf, Antarctica. University of Southampton, School of Ocean and Earth Science, Doctoral Thesis, 147pp.

Makinson, K., K. W. Nicholls, E. P. Abrahamsen, 2007. Oceanographic processes near the Filchner Sill - plans for fieldwork in 2007. Forum for Research into Ice Shelf Processes (FRISP) Report, 17, 42-47.

Abrahamsen, E. P., 2003. Ice Thickness in the Barents Sea: Measurements and Modeling. University of Bergen, Master's Thesis, 58pp.