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Researcher: Wolff, JO (Dr Jorg Wolff)

Fields of Research

Physical oceanography
Glaciology
Palaeoclimatology
Meteorology

Research Objectives

Understanding climate change
Oceanic processes (excl. in the Antarctic and Southern Ocean)
Natural hazards
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Other environmental management

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Quasi-Geostrophic model of the Antarctic circumpolar current with inertial coupling; Southern Ocean Workshop, 22-23 April 1996
Antarctic sea-ice simulations with a coupled ocean/sea-ice model on a telescoped grid; Annals of Glaciology
Antarctic sea-ice simulations with the Hamburg Ocean Primitive Equation Model; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Assimilation of Large Scale Satellite Altimeter Data in a Primitive Equation Model of the Southern Ocean; 1997 Joint Assemblies of the International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences and the International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Oceans - 'Earth - Oceans - Atmosphere : Forces for Change'
Assimilation of TOPEX/POSEIDON and oceanographic data in the Southern Ocean; BMRC Workshop on Data Assimilation in Meteorology and Oceanography, October 1994
Comparison of TOPEX/POSEIDON data with a primitive equation model of the Southern Ocean; 3rd National AMOS Conference, 5-7 February 1996
Drift patterns in an Antarctic channel from a quasi-geostrophic model with surface friction; Annals of Glaciology
Drift patterns in an Antarctic channel from a quasi-geostrophic model with surface friction; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
East Antarctic seasonal sea-ice and ocean stability: a model study; Annals of Glaciology
East Antarctic seasonal sea-ice and ocean stability: a model study; Antarctica and Global Change: Interactions and Impacts
Global and regional sea level variability - results from a range of ocean models; Southern Ocean Workshop, 22-23 April 1996
Inertial surface stress coupling in a quasi-geostraphic model of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current; AMSA 96, 10-13 July 1996
Inertial surface stress coupling in a two-layer quasi-geostrophic channel model; Ocean Modelling
Oceanic Excitation of Length-of-Day Fluctuations from TOPEX/Poseidon; 1997 Joint Assemblies of the International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences and the International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Oceans - 'Earth - Oceans - Atmosphere : Forces for Change'
On the sensitivity of Southern Ocean sea ice to the surface freshwater flux: A model study; Journal of Geophysical Research
Parameterization of mesoscale eddy fluxes in zonal ocean flows; Journal of Marine Research
Parameterization of Potential Vorticity Fluxes
Parameterization of Potential Vorticity Fluxes
Parameterization of potential vorticity fluxes; The 12th Australian Institute of Physics Congress, 1-5 July 1996
Parameterization of potential vorticity fluxes; National AMOS Conference, 5-7 Febraury 1996
Parameterization of potential vorticity fluxes in circumpolar currents; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
Quasi-geostrophic modelling of the coupled ocean atmosphere; MODSIM 97
Regional High Resolution Coupled Ocean - Sea Ice Model; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
Regional High-Resolution Coupled Ocean - Sea Ice Model; 3rd National AMOS Conference, 5-7 February 1996
Relations between SST and Australian Rainfall in a Multi-Decadal Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere Model; 3rd National AMOS Conference, 5-7 february 1996
Sea-ice/Ocean interaction in a Southern Ocean sector model; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
Southern Ocean and Atmosphere Process Model
Southern Ocean and Atmosphere Process Model
Southern Ocean Climate Variability in a Multi-Decadal Global Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere Model Integration at T42 Resolution; IAPSO
Southern Ocean Sector Model; 3rd National AMOS Conference, 5-7 February 1996
The contribution of the oceans to the dynamics of the solid earth as determined by satellite altimetry; Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, 23-26 July 1996
The dynamical and thermodynamical balance of the Antarctic circumpolar current in an eddy-resolving primitive equation ocean model with re-entrant channel geometry; 3rd National AMOS Conference, 5-7 February 1996
The Hamburg Ocean primitive equation model - HOPE
The role of heat fluxes and winds on seasonal sea-level signals; Global Geodynamics Coupled with Variations of Atmosphere and Ocean

Research Projects

Antarctic Influences on Global Warming Sea Level, and CO2; National Greenhouse Advisory Committee (NGAC)
Momentum Fluxes at the Air-Sea Interface; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)

Research Candidate Supervision