AMOC webinar series and workshop 2023

EPOC co-led a webinar series and workshop focused on ‘Meeting AMOC Observation Needs in a Changing Climate’, in collaboration with the CLIVAR AMOC Task Team. A webinar series provided scientific background in the months leading up to a 3-day workshop in Hamburg in July 2023. 

Below you will find resources and links for these events.

AMOC Webinar Series

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Webinar #1 (21 March 2023)
Rebecca Hummels (GEOMAR): Observations of the boundary currents and AMOC at 11°S – the TRACOS array.
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Webinar #2 (18 April 2023)
Elaine McDonagh (NORCE, Norway): Carbon and nutrient transports in the subtropics
Gokhan Danabasoglu (NCAR, USA): Comparing Simulated and Observed AMOC Transport Estimates
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Webinar #3 (23 May 2023)
Fiamma Straneo (Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA): Freshwater and AMOC in the North Atlantic Subpolar Gyre
Patrick Heimbach (University of Texas at Austin, USA): Simulation-based approaches for quantitative observing system design
Monika Rhein (IUP-MARUM, University Bremen): The AMOC volume transport time series at 47N
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Webinar #4 (20 June 2023)
Renellys Perez (NOAA, USA): Observing the South Atlantic Meridional overturning circulation at 34.5ºS
Jaime Palter (University of Rhode Island, USA): GOHSnap – Updates from the field
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AMOC Workshop: Meeting AMOC Observation Needs in a Changing Climate

EPOC and the CLIVAR AMOC Task Team co-organised this AMOC workshop in July 2023, hosted at Universität Hamburg, Germany.

More information and agenda:
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Read a summary news article here.

AMOC workshop group photo
Participants at the AMOC workshop in Hamburg, July 2023.