• Borealization of the Arctic Ocean in response to anomalous advection from sub-Arctic seas. 

      Polyakov, Igor V.; Alkire, Mattew; Bluhm, Bodil; Brown, Kristina; Carmack, Eddy C.; Chierici, Melissa; Danielson, Seth L.; Ellingsen, Ingrid H.; Ershova, Elizaveta; Gardfeldt, Katrin; Ingvaldsen, Randi Brunvær; Pnyushkov, Andrey V.; Slagstad, Dag; Wassmann, Paul (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      An important yet still not well documented aspect of recent changes in the Arctic Ocean is associated with the advection of anomalous sub-Arctic Atlantic- and Pacific-origin waters and biota into the polar basins, a process ...
    • Episodic arctic CO2 limitation in the west svalbard shelf 

      Sanz-Martín, Marina; Chierici, Melissa; Mesa, Elena; Carrillo-de-Albornoz, Paloma; Delgado-Huertas, Antonio; Agusti, Susana; Reigstad, Marit; Kristiansen, Svein; Wassmann, Paul; Duarte, Carlos M. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      The European Sector of the Arctic Ocean is characterized by low CO2 concentrations in seawater during spring and summer, largely due to strong biological uptake driven by extensive plankton blooms in spring. The spring ...
    • Mass sedimentation of Phaeocystis pouchetii in the Barents Sea 

      Wassmann, Paul; Vernet, Maria; Mitchell, B. Greg; Rey, Francisco (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 1990-09-06)
      Mass sedimentation of gelatinous colonies of the prymensiophyte Phaeocystis pouchetii were observed in the upper 100 m of Atlantic water in the central Barents Sea. Sedimentation rates of particulate organic carbon and ...
    • Sedimentation of particulate organic matter and silicium during spring and summer in Lindaspollene, Western Norway 

      Skjoldal, Hein Rune; Wassmann, Paul (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 1986-04-24)
      Sedimentation of organic and inorganic matter was determined at 18, 38, 70 and 85 m between 17 March and 8 October 1982, m the land-locked flord Llndespollene Rates of sedimentation were highest dunng spnng with 2 peaks ...