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Researcher: Cougnon, EA (Dr Eva Cougnon)

Fields of Research

Physical oceanography
Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Chemical oceanography

Research Objectives

Antarctic and Southern Ocean oceanic processes
Climate variability (excl. social impacts)
Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Social impacts of climate change and variability
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Measurement and assessment of freshwater quality (incl. physical and chemical conditions of water)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Bathymetric control of warm ocean water access along the East Antarctic Margin; Geophysical Research Letters
Brief communication: impacts of a developing polynya off Commonwealth Bay, East Antarctica, triggered by grounding of iceberg B09B; Cryosphere
Drones in a cold climate; Eos
Mapping Antarctic suspension feeder abundances and seafloor food-availability, and modeling their change after a major glacier calving; Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution
Modeling interannual dense shelf water export in the region of the Mertz Glacier Tongue (1992-2007); Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Modelling the response of ice shelf basal melting to different ocean cavity environmental regimes; Annals of Glaciology
Regional changes in icescape impact shelf circulation and basal melting; Geophysical Research Letters
Remote forcing of Tasman Sea marine heatwaves; Journal of Climate
Sea ice meltwater and circumpolar deep water drive contrasting productivity in three Antarctic polynyas; Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans
Stationary Rossby waves dominate subduction of anthropogenic carbon in the Southern Ocean; Scientific Reports
The role of natural variability and anthropogenic climate change in the 2017/18 Tasman Sea marine heatwave; Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision