2015 Publications

Ando, Y., Ogi, M., and Tachibana, Y. (2015) "Abnormal Winter Weather in Japan during 2012 Controlled by Large-Scale Atmospheric and Small-Scale Oceanic Phenomena". Monthly Weather Review, 143: 54–63. doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-14-00032.1.

Babb, D.G., R.J. Galley, D.G. Barber, and S. Rysgaard (2015), "Physical processes contributing to an ice free Beaufort Sea during September 2012", Journal of Geaophysical Research - Oceans, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JC010756.

Barber, D.G., Hop, H., Mundy, C.J., Else, B., Dmitrenko, I., Tremblay, J.-E., Ehn, J.K., Assmy, P., Candlish, L., Rysgaard, S. (2015) "Selected physical, biological and biogeochemical implications of a rapidly changing Arctic Marginal Ice Zone". Progress in Oceanography. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2015.09.003.

Bendtsen, J., J. Mortensen, K. Lennert, and S. Rysgaard (2015) "Heat sources for glacial ice melt in a west Greenland tidewater outlet glacier fjord: The role of subglacial freshwater discharge", Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL063846. 

Bendtsen, J., Mortensen, J., Rysgaard, S. (2015) "Modelling subglacial discharge and its influence on ocean heat transport in arctic fjords". Ocean Dynamics. DOI 10.1007/s10236-015-0883-1. http://link.springer.com/journal/10236.

Braune, B., Chetelat, J., Amyot, M., Brown, T., Clayden, M., Evans, M., Fisk, A., Gaden, A., Girard, C., Hare, A., Kirk, J., Lehnherr, I., Letcher, R., Loseto, L., Macdonald, R.W., Mann, E., McMeans, B., Muir, D., O'Driscoll, N., Poulain, A., Reimer, K., Stern, G.A. (2015) "Mercury in the marine environment of the Canadian Arctic: Review of recent findings". Science of the Total Environment, 509-510: 67-90. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.05.133.

Bidleman, T.F., Jantunen, L.M., Hung, H., Ma, J., Stern, G.A., Rosenberg, B., Racine, J. (2015) "Annual cycles of of organochlorine pesticide enantiomers in Arctic air suggest changing sources and pathways". Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15: 1411-1420, doi:10.5194/acp-15-1411-2015.

Campbell, K., Mundy, C.J., Barber, D.G., and M. Gosselin (2015) "Characterizing the sea ice algae chlorophyll a–snow depth relationship over Arctic spring melt using transmitted irradiance", Journal of Marine Systems, 147, 76-84, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.01.008.

Crabeck, O., Galley, R.J., Delille, B., Else, B.G.T., Geilfus, N.-X., Lemes, M., Des Roches, M., Francus, P., Tison, J.-L., and Rysgaard, S. (2015). "Imaging air volume fraction in sea ice using non-destructive X-ray tomography". Cryosphere Discuss. 9, 5203-5251. [Discussion paper published 30 Sep 2015].

Curry, M., J. Hanesiak and D. Sills (2015) "A radar-based investigation of lake breezes in southern Manitoba, Canada", Atmosphere-Ocean, 53, 237-250, doi:10.1080/07055900.2014.1001317.

Davoren G.K., Woloschiniwsky C., Halden N.M., and Wang F. (2015) "Does otolith chemistry indicate the natal habitat of Newfoundland capelin Mallotus villosus?" J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 464, 88-95.

Dmitrenko, I.A., Kirillov, S.A., Rysgaard, S., Barber, D.G., Babb, D., Pedersen, L.T., Koldunov, N.V., Boone, W., Crabeck, O, Mortensen, J. (2015) "Polynya impacts on water properties in a Northeast Greenland fjord". Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 153: 10-17. doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2014.11.027.

Dmitrenko, I. A., Rudels, B., Kirillov, S. A., Aksenov, Y. O., Lien, V. S., Ivanov, V. V., Schauer, U., Polyakov, I. V., Coward, A. and Barber, D. G. (2015) "Atlantic Water flow into the Arctic Ocean through the St. Anna Trough in the northern Kara Sea", J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, doi:10.1002/2015JC010804.

Elliott A., Mundy CJ, Gosselin M., Poulin M., Campbell K., and Wang F. (2015) "Spring production of mycosporine-like amino acids and other UV-absorbing compounds in sea ice associated algae communities in the Canadian Arctic". Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 541:91–104, doi: 10.3354/meps11540.

Else, B.G.T., Rysgaard, S., Attard, K., Campbell, K., Crabeck, O., Galley, R.J., Geilfus, N.-X., Lemes, M., Lueck, R., Papakyriakou, T., and Wang, F. (2015) "Under-ice eddy covariance flux measurements of heat, salt, momentum, and dissolved oxygen in an artificial sea ice pool". Cold Regions Science and Technology, 119:158-169. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165232X15001470.

Findlay, C.R.,Wiens, R., Rak, M., Sedlmair, J., Hirschmugl, C.J., Morrison, J., Mundy, C.J., Kansiz, M., and K. M. Gough. (2015) "Rapid biodiagnostic ex vivo imaging at 1 μm pixel resolution with thermal source FTIR FPA", Analyst, 140, 2493-2503, DOI: 10.1039/C4AN01982B.

Firoozy, N., Komarov, A.S., Landy, J., Barber, D.G., Mojabi, P., Scharien, R.K. (2015). "Inversion-based sensitivity analysis of snow-covered sea ice electromagnetic profiles". IEEE J. Sel. Topics Appl. Earth Observ. in Remote Sens. 8:3643-3655, doi: 10.1109/JSTARS.2015.2399651. [Published online: 12 March 2015; Print publication (issue date): July 2015].

Firoozy, N., Komarov, A.S., Mojabi, P., Barber, D.G., Landy, J.C., and Scharien, R.K. (2015). "Retrieval of young snow-covered sea-ice temperature and salinity evolution through radar cross-section inversion". IEEE J. Ocea. Eng., doi: 10.1109/JOE.2015.2458212. [Published 13 October 2015].

Fortier, L., J. D. Reist, S. H. Ferguson, P. Archambault, J. Matley, and R. W. Macdonald (2015). "Arctic Change: Impacts on marine ecosystems and contaminants", in From Science to Policy in the Western and Central Canadian Arctic: An Integrated Regional Impact Study (IRIS) of Climate Change and Modernization, edited by G. A. Stern and A. Gaden, pp. 201-251, ArcticNet, Quebec City.

Foster, K.L., Stern, G.A., Carrie, J., Bailey, J.N.-L., Outridge, P.M., Sanei, H., and Macdonald,R.W. (2015) "Spatial, temporal, and source variations of hydrocarbons in marine sediments from Baffin Bay, Eastern Canadian Arctic", Science of The Total Environment, 506–507, 15 February 2015, Pages 430-443, doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.11.002.

Galindo, V., Levasseur, M., Scarratt, M., Mundy, C.J., Gosselin, M., Kiene, R.P., Gourdal, M., Lizotte, M., 2015. "Under-ice microbial dimethylsulfoniopropionate metabolism during the melt period in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago". Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 524, 39–53. doi:10.3354/meps11144.

Galley, R.J., Else, B.G.T., Geilfus, N.-X., Hare, A., Isleifson, D., Ryner, L., Barber, D.G., Rysgaard, S. (2015) "Imaged brine inclusions in young sea ice – Shape, distribution and formation timing". Cold Regions Science and Technology. 111: 39-48.

Galley, R.J., N.-X. Geilfus, B.G.T. Else, T. Papakyriakou, A.A. Hare, D. Babb, D.G. Barber and S. Rysgaard (2015) "Micrometeorological and thermal control of frost flower growth on young sea ice", Arctic, 68(1), doi: 10.14430/arctic4457.

Geilfus, N.-X., Galley, R.J., Crabeck, O., Papakyriakou, T., Landy, J., Tison, J.-L., Rysgaard, S. (2015) "Inorganic carbon dynamics of melt pond-covered first year sea ice in the Canadian Arctic". Biogeosciences, 12, 2047-2061. doi:10.5194/bg-12-2047-2015.

Glud, R.N., Grossart, H.-P., Larsen, M., Tang, K.W., Arendt, K.E., Rysgaard, S., Thamdrup, B., Nielsen, T.G., (2015) "Copepod carcasses as microbial hot spots for pelagic denitrification". Limnology and Oceanography. doi: 10.1002/lno.10149.

Hanis, K.L., Amiro, B.D., Tenuta, M., Papakyriakou, T.N., Swystun, K.A. (2015) "Carbon exchange over four growing seasons for a subarctic sedge fen in northern Manitoba, Canada", Arctic Science, Published online 21 September 2015, doi:10.1139/AS-2015-0003.

Jackson, J. M., H. Melling, J. V. Lukovich, D. Fissel, and D. G. Barber  (2015) "Formation of winter water on the Canadian Beaufort shelf: New insight from observations during 2009–2011", J. Geophys. Res. (Oceans), 120, 4090–4107, doi:10.1002/2015JC010812.

Jantunen, L.M., Wong, F., Gawor, A., Kylin, H., Helm, P.A., Stern, G.A., Strachan, W.M.J., Burniston, D.A., and Bidleman, T.F. (2015) "20 Years of Air-Water Gas Exchange Observations for Pesticides in the Western Arctic Ocean", Environmental Science & Technology, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b01303.

Juul-Pedersen T, Arendt K, Mortensen J, Blicher M, Søgaard DH, Rysgaard S (2015) "Seasonal and interannual phytoplankton production in a sub-arctic tidewater outlet glacier fjord, west Greenland", Marine Ecology Progress Series, 524: 27-38, doi:10.3354/meps11174.

Kirillov, S., Dmitrenko, I., Babb, D., Rysgaard, S., Barber, D. (2015) "The effect of ocean heat flux on seasonal ice growth in Young Sound (NE Greenland)". Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans. doi:10.1002/2015JC010720.

Komarov, A.S., D. Isleifson, D.G. Barber, and L. Shafai. "Modeling and measurement of C-band radar backscatter from snow-covered first-year sea ice", IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 53(7), pp. 4063-4078, July 2015.

Krawczyk, D.W., Witkowski, A., Juul-Pedersen, T., Arendt, K., Mortensen, J., Rysgaard, S. (2015) "Microplankton succession in a SW Greenland tidewater glacial fjord influenced by coastal inflows and runoff from the Greenland Ice Sheet". Polar Biology. doi:10.1007/s00300-015-1715-y.

Kuzyk, Z.A., Macdonald, R.W., Johannessen, S.C. (2015) "Calculating Rates and Dates and Interpreting Contaminant Profiles in Biomixed Sediments", in: Blais, J.M., Rosen, M.R., Smol, J.P. (Eds.), Environmental contaminants: Using natural archives to track sources and long-term trends of pollution. Springer, Dordrecht, p. 547.

Landry, D.B., Ferguson, I.J., Milne, S.B. and Park, R.W. (2015), "Combined Geophysical Approach in a Complex Arctic Archaeological Environment: A Case Study from the LdFa-1 Site, Southern Baffin Island, Nunavut", Archaeol. Prospect., doi: 10.1002/arp.1505.

Landy, J.C., Ehn, J.K., Barber, D.G. (2015) "Albedo feedback enhanced by smoother Arctic sea ice", Geophysical Research Letters, 42(24), doi: 10.1002/2015GL066712, First published: 23 December 2015.

Landy, J.C., Isleifson, D., Komarov, A.S., Barber, D.G., (2015) "Parameterization of Centimeter-Scale Sea Ice Surface Roughness Using Terrestrial LiDAR", IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 53(3): 1271-1286, March 2015, doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2014.2336833. Published online 28 July 2014.

Landy, J.C., A.S. Komarov, and D.G. Barber (2015) "Numerical and experimental evaluation of terrestrial LiDAR for parameterizing centimeter-scale sea ice surface roughness", IEEE Trans. Geosci. Rem Sens., 53(9), 4887-4898, doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2015.2412034.

Langen, P.L., Mottram, R.H., Christensen, J.H., Boberg, F., Rodehacke, C.B., Stendel, M., van As, D., Ahlstrøm, A.P., Mortensen, J., Rysgaard, S., Petersen, D., Svendsen, K.H., Aðalgeirsdóttir, G., and Cappelen, J. (2015) "Quantifying energy and mass fluxes controlling Godthåbsfjord freshwater input in a 5-km simulation (1991-2012)". Journal of Climate. 28:3694-3713.
doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00271.1.

Leu, E., Mundy, C.J., Assmy, P., Campbell, K., Gabrielsen, T.M., Gosselin, M., Juul-Pedersen, T., and R. Gradinger (2015) "Arctic spring awakening – Steering principles behind the phenology of vernal ice algal blooms". Progress in Oceanography (in press). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2015.07.012.

Loewen, T.N., J. D. Reist, P. Yang, A. Koleszar, J.A. Babaluk, N. Mochnacz, N.M. Halden. (2015) "Discrimination of northern form Dolly Varden Char (Salvelinus malma malma) stocks of the North Slope, Yukon and Northwest Territories, Canada via otolith trace elements and 87Sr/86Sr isotopes". Fisheries Research, 170: 116-124, doi:10.1016/j.fishres.2015.05.02.

Loseto, L.L., Stern, G.A., Macdonald, R.W. (2015) "Distant Drivers or Local Signals: Where Do Mercury Trends in Western Arctic Belugas Originate?", Science of the Total Environment, 509-510: 226-236, doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.10.110.

Lukovich, J.V., Hutchings, J.K., Barber, D.G. (2015) "On sea-ice dynamical regimes in the Arctic Ocean". Annals of Glaciology. 56(69), doi: 10.3189/2015AoG69A606.

Lund-Hansen, L.C., Markager, S., Hancke, K., Stratmann, T., Rysgaard, S., Ramløv, H., and Sorrell, B.K. (2015) "Effects of sea-ice light attenuation and CDOM absorption in the
water below the Eurasian sector of central Arctic Ocean (>88°N)"
Polar Research, 34, 23978. http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/polar.v34.23978.

Macdonald, R.W., Kuzyk, Z.A., Johannessen, S.C. (2015) "It is not just about the ice: a geochemical perspective on the changing Arctic Ocean". Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 5, 288-301.

Macdonald, R. W., Z. A. Kuzyk, and S. C. Johannessen (2015). "Change in the Arctic Ocean – why we need a geochemical observing system", CMOS Bulletin, 43(3), 97-99.

Macdonald, R. W., Z. A. Kuzyk, and S. C. Johannessen (2015). "The vulnerability of arctic shelf sediments to climate change", Environmental Reviews, 23(4), 461-479, doi:10.1139/er-2015-0040.

Melbourne-Thomas, J., Meiners, K.M., Mundy, C.J., Schallenberg, C., Tattersall, K.L., and G.S.Dieckmann (2015) "Algorithms to estimate Antarctic sea ice algal biomass from under-ice irradiance spectra at regional scales". Mar Ecol Prog Ser. vol. 536: 107-121. doi: 10.3354/meps11396.

Meire, L., Søgaard, D.H., Mortensen, J., Meysman, F.J.R., Soetaert, K., Arendt, K., Juul-Pedersen, T., Blicher, M.E., Rysgaard, S. (2015) "Glacial meltwater and primary production as drivers for strong CO2 uptake in fjord and coastal waters adjacent to the Greenland Ice Sheet". Biogeosciences 12, 2347-2363. doi: 10.5194/bg-12-2347-2015.

Michel, C., Hamilton, J., Hansen, E., Barber, D.G., Reigstad, M., Iacozza, J., Seuthe, L., Niemi, A. (2015) "Arctic Ocean outflow shelves in the changing Arctic: a review and perspectives", Progress in Oceanography, 139, 66-88. December 2015, 10.1016/j.pocean.2015.08.007, Available online 28 August 2015.

Ogi, M., Taguchi, B., Honda, M., Barber, D.G., Rysgaard, S. (2015) "Summer-to-winter sea ice linkage between Arctic Ocean and the Okhotsk Sea through atmospheric circulation". Journal of Climate. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00297.1.

Outridge P.M. and Wang F. (2015) "The stability of metal profiles in freshwater and marine sediments". In: Environmental Contaminants: Using Natural Archives to Track Sources and Long-term Trends of Pollution (J.M. Blais, M.R. Rosen, and J.P. Smol, Eds). Springer. pp. 35-60.

Pomerleau, C., Sastri, A., and Beisner, B. (2015) "Evaluation of functional trait diversity for marine zooplankton communities in the Northeast subarctic Pacific Ocean". Journal of Plankton Research. 37(4): 712–726.

Pućko M., G.A. Stern. R.W. Macdonald, L.M. Jatunen, T.F. Bidleman, F. Wong, D.G. Barber, S. Rysgaard (2015) "The delivery of organic contaminants to the Arctic Food Web: Why Sea Ice Matters" Science of the Total Environment, 506-507: 444-452.

Raddatz, R.L., Candlish, L., Asplin, M., and D. Barber (2015). "Static stability of the troposphere over the Southern Beaufort Sea – Amundsen Gulf region of the Western Maritime Arctic". Atmosphere-Ocean, DOI: 10.1080/07055900.2015.1108181.

Raddatz, R.L., Papakyriakou, T.N., Else, B.G., Asplin, M.G., Candlish, L.M., Galley, R.J., and D.G. Barber (2015). "Downwelling longwave radiation and atmospheric winter states in the western maritime Arctic". International Journal of Climatology, 35: 2339-2351, doi:10.1002/joc.4149.

Raddatz, R.L., Papakyriakou, T.N., Else, B.G., Swystun, K., and Barber, D.G. (2015) "A Simple Scheme for Estimating Turbulent Heat Flux over Landfast Arctic Sea Ice from Dry Snow to Advanced Melt", Boundary-Layer Meteorology. DOI: 10.1007/s10546-014-0002-8.

Scheuhammer, A., Braune, B., Chan, H.M., Frouin, H., Krey, A., Letcher, R., Loseto, L., Noel, M., Ostertag, S., Ross, P., Wayland, M. (2015) "Recent progress on our understanding of the biological effects of mercury in fish and wildlife in the Canadian Arctic". Science of The Total Environment, 509-510:91-103.

Shrestha, B.M., Raddatz, R.L., Desjardins, R.L., and D.E.Worth (2015). "Impact of Continuous Cropping on the Diurnal Range of Dew Point Temperature during the Foliar Expansion Period of Annual Crops on the Canadian Prairies", Advances in Meteorology, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Article ID 586297.

Sievers, J., Papakyriakou, T., Larsen, S., Jammet, M.M., Rysgaard, S., Sejr, M.K., Sørensen, L.L. (2015) "Estimating local atmosphere-surface fluxes using eddy covariance and numerical ogive optimization". Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 15, 2081-2103, doi:10.5194/acp-15-2081-2015.

Sievers, J., Sørensen, L.L., Papakyriakou, T., Else, B., Sejr, M., Haubjerg Søgaard, D., Barber, D., and S. Rysgaard (2015) "Winter observations of CO2 exchange between sea ice and the atmosphere in a coastal fjord environment". The Cryosphere, 9, 1701-1713. doi:10.5194/tc-9-1701-2015.

Sørensen, H.L., Meire, L., Juul-Pedersen, T., de Stigter, H.C., Meysman, F.J.R., Rysgaard, S., Thamdrup, B., and R.N. Glud (2015). "Seasonal carbon cycling in a Greenlandic fjord: an integrated pelagic and benthic study". Marine Ecology Progress Series. Vol. 539:1-17, 2015. Doi: 10.3354/meps11503.

Stern, G.A. and Gaden, A. (2015). From Science to Policy in the Western and Central Arctic: An integrated Regional Impact Study (IRIS) of Climate Change and Mobilization. ArcticNet, Quebec City, 432pp.

Slemr F., Angot H., Dommergue A., Magand O., Barret M., WeigeltA., Ebinghaus R., Brunke E.-G., Pfaffhuber K., Edwards G., Howard D., Powell J., Keywood M., and Wang F. 2015. "Comparison of mercury concentrations measured at several sites in the Southern Hemisphere". Atmos. Chem. Phys. 15, 3125-3133.

Søndergaard, J., Halden, N., Bach, L, Gustavson, K, Sonne, C., and A. Mosbech (2015) "Otolith Chemistry of Common Sculpins (Myoxocephalus scorpius) in a Mining Polluted Greenlandic Fiord (Black Angel Lead-Zinc Mine, West Greenland)". Water Air Soil Pollut.,  226:336. DOI 10.1007/s11270-015-2605-1.

ten Bruggencate, R.E., Milne, S.B., Fayek, M., Park, R.W., and Stenton, D.R. (2015) "Characterization of Chert Artifacts and Two Newly Identified Chert Quarries on Southern Baffin Island", Lithic Technology, 40(3): 189-198, doi: 10.1179/2051618515Y.0000000006.