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Gurka R., Krishnana K., Ben-Gida H., Kircheffer A.J., Kopp G.A. and Guglielmo C.G., 2016, Flow pattern similarities in the near wake of three bird species suggest a common role for unsteady aerodynamic effects in lift generation, Royal Society: Interface Focus, accepted.

Perez L, García-Rodríguez F, Hanebuth TJJ (accepted) Paleosalinity changes in the Río de la Plata estuary and on adjacent Uruguayan continental shelf during the past 1,200 cal ka BP: an approach using diatoms as proxy. In: Weckström K, Gell P, Saunders K, Skilbeck G (eds) “Applications of paleoenvironmental techniques in estuarine studies”. Developments in Paleoenvironmental Research. Springer.

Zhang W, Cui Y, Santos A, Hanebuth TJJ (2016) Storm-driven bottom sediment transport on a high-energy narrow shelf (NW Iberia) and development of mud depocenters. Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 121.

Jacobs C.N., Merchant W., Jendrassak M., Limpasuvan V., Gurka R., Hackett E.E., 2016, Flow Scales of Influence on the Settling Velocities of Particles with Varying Characteristics. PLoS ONE 11(8): e0159645. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0159645.

Hernández-Molina FJ, Wåhlin A, Bruno M, Ercilla G, Llave E, Serra N, Roson G, Puig P, Rebesco M, Van Rooi D, Roque D, González-Pola C, Sanchéz F, Gómez F, Preu B, Schwenk T, Hanebuth TJJ, Sánchez Leal RF, García-Lafuente J, Brackenridge RE, Juan C, Stow DAV, Sánchez-González JM (2016) Oceanographic processes and products around the Iberian margin: a new multidisciplinary approach. In: Van Rooij D, Campbell C, Rueggeberg A, Wåhlin A (eds) “The contourite log-book: significance for palaeoceanography, ecosystems and slope instability”. Marine Geology 378, 127-156. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2015.12.008.

Oberle FKJ, Storlazzi CD, Hanebuth TJJ (accepted) What a drag: Quantifying the global impact of chronic bottom trawling on continental shelf sediment. Journal of Marine Sciences.

Oberle FKJ, Swarzenski P, Reddy C, Nelson B, Baasch B, Hanebuth TJJ (accepted) Deciphering the lithological consequences of bottom trawling to sedimentary habitats on the shelf. Journal of Marine Sciences.

Perez L, García-Rodríguez F, Hanebuth TJJ (2016) Variability in terrigenous sediment supply offshore of the Rio de la Plata (Uruguay) recording the continental climatic history over the past 1200 years. Climate of the Past 12, 1-12.

Bernier, J.C., Zaremba, N.J., Wheaton, C.J., Ellis, A.M., Marot, M.E., and Smith, C.G., 2016, Sedimentologic characteristics of recent washover deposits from Assateague Island, Maryland: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 999,

Marot, M.E., Smith, C.G., Ellis, A.M., and Wheaton, C.J., 2016, Evaluating the potential effects of hurricanes on long-term sediment accumulation in two micro-tidal sub-estuaries—Barnegat Bay and Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey, U.S.A.: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 993,  

Zhang W, Hanebuth TJJ, Stöber U (accepted) Short-term sediment dynamics on a meso-scale contourite drift (off NW Iberia): impacts of multi-scale oceanographic processes deduced from the analysis of mooring data and numerical modelling. In: xxxx (eds) “The contourite log-book”. Marine Geology.

Peterson, L.E., Peterson, R.N., Smith, E., Defore, A., and Libes, S.M., 2016. Constructing water budgets for a coastal stormwater catchment to examine temporal dynamics between urban groundwater and surface runoff. In press with Elsevier textbook entitled Emerging Issues in Groundwater.   

Rebesco M, Urgeles R, Özmaral A, and the CORIBAR team: Hanebuth TJJ, Caburlotto A, Hörner T, Lantzsch H, Llopart J, Lucchi RG, Nicolaisen LS, Osti G, Sabbatini A  (accepted) Grounding Zone Wedges, Kveithola Trough (NW’ Barents Sea). In: Dowdeswell JA, Canals M, Jakobsson M, Todd BJ, Dowdeswell EK, Hogan KA (eds) “Atlas of Submarine Glacial Landforms”. Xxxxx.  (

Pietrafesa, L.J., Peng, M. Bao, S., Yan, T. and Gayes, P.T.; "Storm Induced Water Levels in Norfolk Virginia and Chesapeake Bay: A Model and Observations", Advances in Meteorology: Special Issue Verification of Hazardous Weather Events in Meteorological Model, J Coast Zone Manag 18:415. doi:10.4172/jczm.1000415

Weber, S.C., J.J. Battles, L. Peterson, B.J. Roberts, R.N. Peterson, D.J. Hollander, J.P Chanton, S.B. Joye, and J.P. Montoya, 2016. Hercules 265 Rapid Response: Immediate Ecosystem Impacts of a Natural Gas Blowout Incident. In press with Deep Sea Research I.

Hanebuth TJJ, Lantzsch H, García-Rodríguez F, Perez Becona L (accepted) Currents controlling sedimentation: paleo-hydrodynamic variability inferred from the continental-shelf system off SE South America (Uruguay). In: Muniz P, Conde D, Venturini N, Brugnoli E (eds) “Ciencias Marino Costeras en el Umbral del Siglo XXI: Desafíos en Latinoamérica y el Caribe (XV COLACMAR)”. Xxxxx. (in Spanish).

Limpasuvan, V., Y. J. Orsolini, A. Chandran, R. R. Garcia, A. K. Smith, 2016: On the Composite Response of the MLT to Major Sudden Stratospheric Warming Events with Elevated Stratopause, Journal of Geophysical Research, doi: 10.1002/2015JD024401.

Zheng, G., J. Yang, A. K. Liu, X. Li, W. G. Pichel, and S. He (2016), Comparison of typhoon centers from SAR and IR images and those from best track datasets, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 54, 2, 1000-1012. doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2015.2472282.

Peterson, R.N., W.S. Moore, S. Chappel, R.F. Viso, Libes, S.M., and L.E. Peterson, 2016. New perspectives on coastal hypoxia: Natural drivers among a highly developed shoreline. Marine Chemistry, 179(1), 1-11.

Pietrafesa, L.J., Bao, S., Huang, N. E., Gayes, P.T, Yan, T. and Slattery, M., 2016, Great Lakes Water Levels: Decomposing Time Series for Attribution; Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting, 4:1,

Pietrafesa, L., A. Blumberg, and X. Li (2016), Variability of Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Hydrological Phenomena, Advances in Meteorology, 01/2016; 2016. DOI: 10.1155/2016/4525036.

Li, X.* (2015), The First Sentinel-1 SAR Image of a Typhoon, Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 34(1): 1–2, doi: 10.1007/s13131- 015-0589-8.

de Mahiques MM, Hanebuth TJJ, Martins CC, Montoya-Montes I, Alcántara-Carrío J, Figueria RCL, Bícego MC (2016) Mud depocenters on the continental shelf – a neglected sink for anthropogenic contaminants released in the coastal zone. Environmental Earth Sciences 75 (1), 1-12. doi: 10.1007/s12665-015-4782-z.