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Researcher: Pena-Molino, B (Dr Beatriz Pena-Molino)

Fields of Research

Physical Oceanography

Research Objectives

Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Oceanography
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Antarctic Circumpolar Current transport and barotropic transition at Macquarie Ridge; Geophysical Research Letters
Barotropic and baroclinic contributions to along-stream and across-stream transport in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current; Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Basal melt, seasonal water mass transformation, ocean current variability, and deep convection processes along the Amery Ice Shelf calving front, East Antarctica; Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Direct observations of the Antarctic Slope Current transport at 113E; Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Distribution of water masses and meltwater on the continental shelf near the Totten and Moscow University ice shelves; Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Freshening by glacial meltwater enhances melting of ice shelves and reduces formation of Antarctic Bottom Water; Science Advances
Ocean heat drives rapid basal melt of the Totten Ice Shelf; Science Advances
Recent changes in the Labrador Sea Water within the Deep Western Boundary Current southeast of Cape Cod; Deep-Sea Research. Part 1: Oceanographic Research Papers
Seasonality of warm water intrusions onto the continental shelf near the Totten Glacier; Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Variability in the Deep Western Boundary Current: Local versus remote forcing; Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans
Variability in the slope water and its relation to the Gulf Stream path; Geophysical Research Letters

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision