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Svein Østerhus

NORCE, Uni Research Klima
  • E-mailSvein.Osterhus@uib.no
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    Allegata 70
    Bergen
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    Ø204
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    Postboks 7800
    5007 BERGEN
Journal articles
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2019. Supplement of: Arctic Mediterranean exchanges: a consistent volume budget and trendsin transports from two decades of observations. Ocean Science. 4 pages. doi: https://doi.org/10.5194/os-15-379-2019-supplement
  • Østerhus, Svein; Woodgate, Rebecca; Valdimarsson, Héðinn; Turrell, Bill; de Steur, Laura; Quadfasel, Detlef; Olsen, Steffen M.; Moritz, Martin; Lee, Craig M.; Larsen, Karin Margretha H.; Jónsson, Steingrímur; Johnson, Clare; Jochumsen, Kerstin; Hansen, Bogi; Curry, Beth; Cunningham, Stuart; Berx, Barbara. 2019. Arctic Mediterranean exchanges: a consistent volume budget and trends in transports from two decades of observations. Ocean Science. 15: 379-399. doi: 10.5194/os-15-379-2019
  • Bringedal, Carina; Eldevik, Tor; Skagseth, Øystein; Spall, Michael A.; Østerhus, Svein. 2018. Structure and forcing of observed exchanges across the Greenland-Scotland Ridge. Journal of Climate. 31: 9881-9901. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0889.1
  • Daae, Kjersti; Darelius, Elin Maria K.; Fer, Ilker; Østerhus, Svein; Ryan, S. 2018. Wind stress mediated variability of the Filchner Trough overflow, Weddell Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research. 123: 3186-3203. doi: 10.1002/2017JC013579
  • Hansen, Bogi; Karin Margretha, Húsgarð Larsen; Steffen, Malskær Olsen; Detlef, Quadfasel; Kristin, Jochumsen; Østerhus, Svein. 2018. Overflow of cold water across the Iceland–Faroe Ridge through the Western Valley. Ocean Science. 14: 871-885. doi: 10.5194/os-14-871-2018
  • Huhn, Oliver; Hattermann, Tore; Davis, Peter E. D.; Dunker, Erich; Hellmer, Hartmut H.; Nicholls, Keith W.; Østerhus, Svein; Rhein, Monika; Schröder, Michael; Sültenfuß, Jürgen. 2018. Basal Melt and Freezing Rates From First Noble Gas Samples Beneath an Ice Shelf. Geophysical Research Letters. 45: 8455-8461. doi: 10.1029/2018GL079706
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2018. Arctic Mediterranean Exchanges: A consistent volume budget and trends in transports from two decades of observations. Ocean Science Discussions (OSD). doi: https://doi.org/10.5194/os-2018-114
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2018. Vil isen i Antarktis smelte? Forskning.no : nettavis med nyheter fra norsk og internasjonal forskning. doi: https://forskning.no/havforskning-klima-arktis/2018/05/vil-isen-i-antarktis-smelte
  • Driemel, Amelie; Fahrbach, Eberhard; Rohardt, Gerd; Beszczynska-Möller, Agnieszka; Boetius, Antje; Budéus, Gereon; Cisewski, Boris; Engbrodt, Ralph; Gauger, Steffen; Geibert, Walter; Geprägs, Patrizia; Gerdes, Dieter; Gersonde, Rainer; Gordon, Arnold L.; Grobe, Hannes; Hellmer, Hartmut H.; Isla, Enrique; Jacobs, Stanley; Janout, Markus; Jokat, Wilfried; Klages, Michael; Kuhn, Gerhard; Meincke, Jens; Ober, Sven; Østerhus, Svein; Peterson, Ray G.; Rabe, Benjamin; Rudels, Bert; Schauer, Ursula; Schröder, Michael; Schumacher, Stefanie; Sieger, Rainer; Sildam, Jüri; Soltwedel, Thomas; Stangeew, Elena; Stein, Manfred; Strass, Volker H.; Thiede, Jörn; Tippenhauer, Sandra; Veth, Cornelis; von Appen, Wilken-Jon; Weirig, Marie-France; Wisotzki, Andreas; Wolf-Gladrow, Dieter A.; Kanzow, Torsten. 2017. From pole to pole: 33 years of physical oceanography onboard R/V Polarstern. Earth System Science Data. 9: 211-220. doi: 10.5194/essd-9-211-2017
  • Hansen, Bogi; Turid, Poulsen; Larsen, Karin Margretha Húsgarð; Hátún, Hjálmar; Østerhus, Svein; Darelius, Elin Maria K.; Berx, Barbara; Quadfasel, Detlef; Jochumsen, Kerstin. 2017. Atlantic water flow through the Faroese Channels Bogi. Ocean Science. 13: 873-888. doi: 10.5194/os-13-873-2017
  • Håvik, Lisbeth; Våge, Kjetil; Pickart, Robert S.; Harden, Benjamin E.; von Appen, Wilken-Jon; Jónsson, Steingrímur; Østerhus, Svein. 2017. Structure and variability of the shelfbreak East Greenland current North of Denmark Strait. Journal of Physical Oceanography. 47: 2631-2646. doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0062.1
  • de Steur, Laura; Pickart, Robert S.; Macrander, Andreas; Våge, Kjetil; Harden, Benjamin E.; Jónson, Steingrímur; Østerhus, Svein; Valdimarsson, Hedinn. 2017. Liquid freshwater transport estimates from the East Greenland Current based on continuous measurements north of Denmark Strait. Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans. 122: 93-109. doi: 10.1002/2016JC012106
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2017. 5 spørsmål om isen i Antarktis. Teknisk Ukeblad. Published 2017-03-21.
  • Hansen, Bogi; Húsgarð Larsen, Karin Margretha; Hátún, Hjálmar; Østerhus, Svein. 2016. A stable Faroe Bank Channel overflow 1995-2015. Ocean Science. 12: 1205-1220. doi: 10.5194/os-12-1205-2016
  • Harden, Benjamin E.; Pickart, Robert S.; Valdimarsson, Héðinn; Våge, Kjetil; de Steur, Laura; Richards, Clark; Bahr, Frank; Torres, Dan; Børve, Eli; Jónsson, Steingrímur; Macrander, Andreas; Østerhus, Svein; Håvik, Lisbeth; Hattermann, Tore. 2016. Upstream sources of the Denmark Strait Overflow: Observations from a high-resolution mooring array. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers. 112: 94-112. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2016.02.007
  • Olsen, S. M.; Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein; Quadfasel, Detlef; Valdimarsson, Hedinn. 2016. Biased thermohaline exchanges with the Arctic across the Iceland–Faroe Ridge in ocean climate models. Ocean Science. 12: 545-560. doi: 10.5194/os-12-545-2016
  • Hansen, Bogi; Larsen, Karin Margretha Húsgarð; Hátún, Hjálmar; Kristiansen, Regin; Mortensen, Ebba; Østerhus, Svein. 2015. Transport of volume, heat, and salt towards the Arctic in the Faroe Current 1993-2013. Ocean Science. 11: 743-757. doi: 10.5194/os-11-743-2015
  • Darelius, Elin Maria K.; Strand, Kjersti Opstad; Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor; Årthun, Marius; Fer, Ilker. 2014. On the seasonal signal of the Filchner overflow, Weddell Sea, Antarctica. Journal of Physical Oceanography. 44: 1230-1243. doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-0180.1
  • Berx, Barbara; Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein; Larsen, Karin Margretha Húsgarð; Sherwin, Toby; Jochumsen, Kerstin. 2013. Combining in situ measurements and altimetry to estimate volume, heat and salt transport variability through the Faroe-Shetland Channel. Ocean Science. 9: 639-654. doi: 10.5194/os-9-639-2013
  • Gales, Jenny A.; Larter, Robert D.; Mitchell, Neil C.; Hillenbrand, Claus-Dieter; Østerhus, Svein; Shoosmith, Deborah R. 2012. Southern Weddell Sea shelf edge geomorphology: Implications for gully formation by the overflow of high-salinity water. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface. 117. 11 pages. doi: 10.1029/2012JF002357
  • Bader, Jürgen; Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Hodges, Kevin I.; Keenlyside, Noel; Østerhus, Svein; Miles, Martin W. 2011. A review on Northern Hemisphere sea-ice, storminess and the North Atlantic Oscillation: Observations and projected changes. Atmospheric research. 101: 809-834. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2011.04.007
  • Strand, Kjersti Opstad; Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 2011. Overvåking av havklima i Antarktis. Klima. 6: 22-23.
  • Våge, Kjetil; Pickart, R.S.; Spall, MA; Valdimarsson, Héðinn; Jónsson, Steingrimur; Torres, Daniel J.; Østerhus, Svein; Eldevik, Tor. 2011. Significant role of the North Icelandic Jet in the formation of Denmark Strait overflow water. Nature Geoscience. 4: 723-727. doi: 10.1038/NGEO1234
  • Hansen, B.; Hátún, H.; Kristiansen, R.; Olsen, S. M.; Østerhus, Svein. 2010. Stability and forcing of the Iceland-Faroe inflow of water, heat, and salt to the Arctic. Ocean Science. 6: 1013-1026. doi: 10.5194/os-6-1013-2010
  • Hansen, B; Hátún, H.; Kristiansen, R; Olsen, S. M.; Østerhus, Svein. 2010. Stability and forcing of the Iceland-Faroe inflow of water, heat, and salt to the Arctic. Ocean Science Discussions (OSD). 7: 1245-1287. doi: 10.5194/osd-7-1245-2010
  • Darelius, Elin Maria K.; Smedsrud, Lars Henrik; Østerhus, Svein; Foldvik, Arne; Gammelsrød, Tor. 2009. Structure and variability of the Filchner overflow plume. Tellus. Series A, Dynamic meteorology and oceanography. 61: 446-464. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0870.2009.00391.x
  • Fox, Clive; Harris, Roger; Harris, R; Sundby, Svein; Achterberg, Eric; Allen, J.I.; Allen, John I.; Baker, Alex; Brussaard, Corina P.D.; Buckley, Paul; Cook, Elizabeth; Dye, Stephen R.; Edwards, Martin; Fernand, Liam; Kershaw, Peter John; Metcalfe, Julian; Østerhus, Svein; Osterhus, S; Potter, Ted; Sakshaug, Egil; Speirs, Douglas; Stenevik, Erling Kåre; John, M.S.; St. John, Mike; Thingstad, T. Frede; Thingstad, F.; Wilson, Ben. 2009. Transregional linkages in the North-Eastern Atlantic - an end-to-end analysis of pelagic ecosystems. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review. 47: 1-75.
  • Hughes, Sarah L.; Holliday, N. Penny; Colbourne, Eugene; Ozhigin, Vladimir K.; Valdimarsson, Héðinn; Østerhus, Svein; Wiltshire, Karen. 2009. Comparison of in situ time-series of temperature with gridded sea surface temperature datasets in the North Atlantic. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 66: 1467-1479. Published 2009-03-15. doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsp041
  • Nicholls, K.W.; Østerhus, S.; Makinson, K.; Gammelsrød, Tor; Fahrbach, E. 2009. Ice-Ocean processes over the continental shelf of the southern Weddel Sea, Antarctica: A review. Reviews of geophysics. 47. 23 pages. doi: 10.1029/2007RG000250
  • Gammelsrød, Tor; Skjelvan, Ingunn; Østerhus, Svein; Østrem, Ann Kristin Dale. 2008. Klimaforskningens flaggskip. Klima. 2.
  • Holliday, N. Penny; Hughes, Sarah L.; Bacon, Sheldon; Beszczynska-Möller, Agnieszka; Hansen, Bogi; Lavín, Alica; Loeng, Harald; Mork, Kjell Arne; Østerhus, Svein; Sherwin, Toby; Walczowski, Waldemar. 2008. Reversal of the 1960s to 1990s freshening trend in the northeast North Atlantic and Nordic Seas. Geophysical Research Letters. 35. 5 pages. doi: 10.1029/2007GL032675
  • Nicholls, Keith W.; Abrahamsen, Einar Povl; Heywood, Karen; Stansfield, Kate; Østerhus, Svein. 2008. High-latitude oceanography using the Autosub autonomous underwater vehicle. Limnology and Oceanography. 53: 2309-2320.
  • Olsen, Steffen Malskær; Hansen, Bogi; Quadfasel, Detlef; Østerhus, Svein. 2008. Observed and modelled stability of overflow across the Greenland-Scotland ridge. Nature. 455: 519-522. doi: 10.1038/nature07302
  • Sherwin, Toby; Hughes, Sarah L.; Turrell, William R.; Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein. 2008. Wind-driven monthly variations in transport and the flow field in the Faroe-Shetland Channel. Polar Research. 27: 7-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1751-8369.2007.00036.x
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2008. Havstraumane mellom Nord-Atlanteren og Norskehavet er stabile. Klima. 6: 38-39.
  • Dickson, Bob; Østerhus, Svein. 2007. One hundred years in the Norwegian Sea. Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift. 61: 56-75. doi: 10.1080/00291950701409256
  • Dye, S.; Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein; Quadfasel, Detlef; Rudels, B. 2007. The overflow of dense water across the Greenland-Scotland Ridge. CLIVAR Newsletter Exchanges. 12: 20-22.
  • Gammelsrød, Tor; Østerhus, Svein. 2007. Havstrømmeme spiller en nøkkelrolle i klimautviklingen. Klima. 4: 32-34.
  • Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein. 2007. Faroe Bank Channel overflow 1995-2005. Progress in Oceanography. 75: 817-856. doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2007.09.004
  • Nyland, Birgitte Friestad; Dokken, Trond Martin; Østerhus, Svein. 2007. Rekonstruerer havstrømmer. Cicerone. 1.
  • Abrahamsen, Einar Povl; Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 2006. Ice draft and current measurements from the north-western Barents Sea, 1993-96. Polar Research. 25: 25-37.
  • Geyer, Florian; Østerhus, Svein; Hansen, Bogi; Quadfasel, Detlef. 2006. Observations of highly regular oscillations in the overflow plume downstream of the Faroe Bank Channel. Journal of Geophysical Research. 111: C12020,. doi: 10.1029/2006JC003693
  • Makinson, Keith; Schröder, Michael; Østerhus, Svein. 2006. Effect of critical latitude and seasonal stratification on tidal current profiles along Ronne Ice Front, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research. 111. 15 pages. doi: 10.1029/2005JC003062
  • Knutsen, Øyvind; Svendsen, Harald; Østerhus, Svein; Rossby, Thomas; Hansen, Bogi. 2005. Direct measurements of the mean flow and eddy kinetic energy structure of the upper ocean circulation in the NE Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letters. 32. 5 pages. doi: 10.1029/2005GL023615
  • Østerhus, Svein; Turrell, WR; Turrell, William R.; Jónsson, Steingrimur; Hansen, B. 2005. Measured volume, heat, and salt fluxes from the Atlantic to the Arctic Mediterranean. Geophysical Research Letters. 32. doi: 10.1029/2004GL022188
  • Fogelqvist, Elisabet; Blindheim, Johan; Tanhua, Toste; Østerhus, Svein; Buch, Erik; Rey, Fransisco. 2004. Greenland-Scotland overflow studied by hydro-chemical multivariate analysis. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers. 50: 73-102.
  • Foldvik, Arne; Gammelsrød, Tor; Østerhus, Svein; Fahrbach, Eberhardt; Rohardt, Gerd; Schröder, Mikael; Nicholls, Keith W.; Padman, Laury; Woodgate, Rebecca. 2004. Ice shelf water overflow and bottom water formation in the southern Weddell Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research. 109. doi: 10.1029/2003JC002008
  • Hansen, B.; Østerhus, Svein; Quadfasel, D.; Turrell, W. R. 2004. Already the day after tomorrow. Science. 305: 953-954.
  • Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein; Hátún, H.; Kristiansen, R.; Larsen, K.M.H. 2004. The Iceland�Faroe inflow of Atlantic water to the Nordic Seas. Progress in Oceanography. 59: 443-474.
  • Jenkins, Adrian; Holland, D. M.; Nicholls, Keith; Schröder, Mikael; Østerhus, Svein. 2004. Seasonal ventilation of the cavity beneath Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf simulated with an isopycnic coordinate ocean model. Journal of Geophysical Research. 109. doi: 10.1029/2001JC001086
  • Nicholls, Keith W.; Makinson, Keith; Østerhus, Svein. 2004. Circulation and water masses beneath the nothern Ronne Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research. 109. doi: 10.1029/2004JC002302
  • Nicholls, Keith; Østerhus, Svein. 2004. Interannual varability and ventilation time scales in the ocean cavity beneath Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research. 109. doi: 10.1029/2003JC002149
  • Schauer, Ursula; Fahrbach, Eberhardt; Østerhus, Svein; Rohardt, Gerd. 2004. Arctic warming through Fram Strait - Oceanic heat flow from three years of current measurements. Journal of Geophysical Research. 109. doi: 40.1029/2003JC001823
  • Fogelqvist, E; Blindheim, Johan; Tanhua, T; Østerhus, Svein; Buch, E; Rey, Fransisco. 2003. Greenland-Scotland overflow studied by hydro-chemical multivariate analysis. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers. 50: 73-102.
  • Foldvik, Arne; Gammelsrød, Tor; Østerhus, Svein; Fahrbach, E.; Rohardt, G.; Schröder, M.; Nicholls, K. W.; Padman, L.; Woodgate, R. 2003. Overflow and bottom water formation in the southern Wedell Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research. 109.
  • Hansen, B.; Turell, W.R.; Østerhus, Svein. 2003. Indications and consequences of weakenes Icelandi-scotland overflow. ICES Marine Science Symposia. 219.
  • Nicholls, K. W.; Padman, L.; Schröder, M.; Woodgate, R.; Jenkins, Adrian; Østerhus, Svein. 2003. Water mass modification over the continental shelf north of Ronne Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research. 108.
  • Widell, Karolina; Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 2003. Sea ice velocity in the Fram Strait monitored by moored instruments (Errata). Geophysical Research Letters. 30.
  • Widell, Karolina; Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 2003. Correction to "Sea ice velocity in the Fram Strait monitored by moored instruments". Geophysical Research Letters. 30.
  • Widell, Karolina; Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 2003. Correction to "Sea Ice velocity in the Fram strait monitored by moored instruments". Geophysical Research Letters. 30.
  • Widell, Karolina; Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 2003. The sea ice flux through the Fram Strait. Geophysical Research Letters. 30.
  • Foldvik, Arne; Gammelsrød, Tor; Restad, Terje; Østerhus, Svein. 2002. On the Structure and Variability of the Filchner Overflow Plume. Filchner Ronne Ice Shelf Program. 14. 13 pages.
  • Turrell, William R.; Hansen, Bogi; Hughes, S.; Østerhus, Svein. 2002. Hydrographic variability during the decade of the 1990s in the Northeast Atlantic and southern Norwegian Seas. ICES decadal volume (in press).
  • Fahrbach, Eberhard; Meincke, Jens; Østerhus, Svein; Rohardt, Gerd; Schauer, Ursula; Tverberg, Vigdis; Verduin, Jennifer. 2001. Direct measurements of volume transports through Fram Strait. Polar Research. 20: 217-224.
  • Foldvik, Arne; Gammelsrød, Tor; Nygaard, Einar; Østerhus, Svein. 2001. Current measurements near Ronne Ice Shelf: Implications for circulation and melting. Journal of Geophysical Research. 106: 4463-4477.
  • Foldvik, Arne; Gammelsrød, Tor; Nygaard, Einar; Østerhus, Svein. 2001. Current meter measurements near Ronne Ice Shelf, Weddell Sea: Implications for circulation and melting underneath the Filchner – Ronne Ice Shelves. Journal of Geophysical Research. 106: 4463-4477.
  • Haarpaintner, J.; O'Dwyer, J.; Gascard, J.-C.; Haugan, Peter M.; Schauer, Ursula; Østerhus, Svein. 2001. Seasonal transformation of water masses, circulation and brine formation observed in Storfjorden. Annals of Glaciology. 33: 437-443.
  • Hansen, B.; Turell, W.R.; Østerhus, Svein. 2001. Decrease of the overflow from the Nordic Seas into the the Atlantic in the Faroe Bank Channel since 1950. Nature. 411: 927-930.
  • Hansen, Bogi; Turrell, William R.; Østerhus, Svein. 2001. Decrease overflow from the Nordic Seas into the Atlantic through the Faroe Bank channel since 1950. Nature. 411: 927-930.
  • Meredith, Michael; Heywood, Karen; Dennis, Paul; Goldson, Laura; White, Rowan; Fahrbach, Eberhard; Schauer, Ursula; Østerhus, Svein. 2001. Freshwater fluxes through the western Fram Strait. Geophysical Research Letters. 28: 1615-1618.
  • Nicholls, Keith W.; Østerhus, Svein; Makinson, Keith; Johnson, Mike R. 2001. Oceanographic conditions south of Berkner Island, beneath Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research. 106: 11481-11492.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Turrell, W.R.; Hansen, Bogi; Lundberg, P.; Buch, E. 2001. Observed transport estimates between the north Atlantic and the Arctic Mediterranean in the Iceland-Scotland region. Polar Research. 20: 169-1750.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Turrell, William R.; Bogi, Hansen; Peter, Lundberg; Buch, Erik. 2001. Exchanges between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Mediterranean in the Iceland-Scotland region. Polar Research, 20(2), pp 169-175. Polar Research. 20.
  • Blindheim, Johan; Borovkov, V.; Hansen, Bogi; Malmberg, Sven-Aage; Turrell, B.; Østerhus, Svein. 2000. Upper layer cooling and freshening in the Norwegian Sea in relation to atmospheric forcing. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers. 47: 655-680.
  • Hansen, Bogi; Jònsson, W.R.; Turrell, B.; Østerhus, Svein. 2000. Seasonal variations in the Atlantic water inflow to the Nordic Seas. ICES CM Documents. L:03. 14 pages.
  • Larsen, K.M.; Hansen, Bogi; Kristiansen, R.; Østerhus, Svein. 2000. Internal tides in the waters surrounding the Faroe Plateau. ICES CM Documents. L:09. 13 pages.
  • Rudels, Bert; Meyer, R.; Fahrbach, E.; Ivanov, V.V.; Østerhus, Svein; Quadfasel, Detlef; Schauer, Ursula; Tverberg, Vigdis; Woodgate, R.A. 2000. Water mass distribution in Fram Straitand over the Yermak Plateau in summer 1997. Annales Geophysicae. 18: 687-705.
  • Rudels, Bert; Meyer, R.; Fahrbach, Eberhart; Ivanov, V.; Østerhus, Svein; Woodgate, R.A.; Quadfasel, Detlef; Schauer, U.; Tverberg, Vigdis. 2000. Water mass distribution in Fram Stait and over the Yermak Plateau in summer 1997. Annales Geophysicae. 18: 687-705.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Hansen, Bogi. 2000. North Atlantic - Norwegian Sea Exchanges. Progress in Oceanography. 45: 109-208.
  • Dickson, R.R.; Meincke, J.; Vassie, I.; Jungclaus, J.; Østerhus, Svein. 1999. Possible predictability in the overflow from the Denmark Strait. Nature. 397: 243-246.
  • Gammelsrød, Tor; Østerhus, Svein. 1999. Hva skjer med "Golfstrømmen"? Cicerone. 2/99. 23-24.
  • Grønås, Sigbjørn; Olav, Krogsæter; Kvamstø, Nils Gunnar; Skeie, Paul; Østerhus, Svein. 1999. Prosesser ved iskanten i Arktis og klimaendringer. Cicerone. 4. 23-25.
  • Zedel, L.; Gordon, L.; Østerhus, Svein. 1999. Ocean ambient sound instrument system: Acoustic estimation of wind speed and direction from a subsurface package. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 16: 1118-1126.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 1999. The abyss of the nordic seas is warming. Journal of Climate. 12: 3297-3304.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor. 1997. The abyss of the Nordic sea is warming. Nature.
  • Gammelsrød, Tor; Foldvik, A.; Nøst, O. A.; Skagseth, Øystein; Anderson, L. G.; Fogelqvist, E.; Olsson, K.; Tanhua, T.; Jones, E. P.; Østerhus, Svein. 1994. Distribution of Wather Masses on the Continental Shelf in the Southern Weddell Sea. Geophysical Monograph. 84: 159.
  • Hajime, Ito; Østerhus, Svein; Ushio, S. 1994. Temperature Profiles of the Greenland Sea in the Summer of 1993: Oceanographic on the R/V Lance Cruic. Nankyoku Shiroy (Antarctic Record). 38: 68-71.
  • Hajime, Ito; Østerhus, Svein; Ushio, S. 1994. Temperature Profiles of the Greenland Sea in the Summer of 1993: Oceanographic on the R/V Lance Cruic. Nankyoku Shiroy (Antarctic Record). 38: 68-71.
  • Golmen, Lars G.; Østerhus, Svein. 1983. Ny standard for utrekning av salinitet. Naturen. 4.
Reports and theses
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2018. OCEANOGRAPHIC CONDITIONS AND DISTRIBUTION OF OXYGEN ISOTOPES AND OCEANIC TRACE GASES OFF FILCHNER-RONNE ICE SHELF, SOUTHERN WEDDELL SEA. Reports on Polar and Marine Research = Berichte zur Polar- und Meeresforschung. 718. Alfred-Wegener-Institute, Tyskland. 167 pages.
  • Hamre, Torill; Godøy, Øystein; Ringheim, Sjur Lid; Tronstad, Stein; Sagen, Helge; Fjellheim, Kjetil; Østerhus, Svein; Krogstad, Morten; Lepland, Aave; Nordlund, Nina; Kristiansen, Svein; Vang, Roald; Karud, Jan; Valland, Nils; Pfeil, Benjamin; Vines, Aleksander; Morvik, Arnfinn. 2017. D3.1 – Definition of data formats and metadata structure. NERSC Technical Report. 383. Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center.
  • Hansen, Bogi; Larsen, Karin M. H.; Hátún, Hjálmar; Kristiansen, Regin; Mortensen, Ebba; Berx, Barbara; Sherwin, Toby; Østerhus, Svein; Quadfasel, Detlef; Jochumsen, Kerstin. 2017. Monitoring the flow of Atlantic water through the Faroe-Shetland Channel. Havstovan, Tórshavn, Faroe-Islands. 24 pages.
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2017. Novel, multi-platform acoustic and optical sensors and data services developed in the NeXOS projec. 10 pages.
  • Mortensen, E.; Larsen, K.M.H.; Hansen, B.; Kristiansen, R.; Østerhus, Svein. 2010. THOR ADCP Deployments in Faroese Waters 2008 - 2009. Havstovan Techical Report. 10: 12. Havstovan Technical Report. 75 pages.
  • Mortensen, E.; Larsen, K.M.H.; Hansen, B.; Kristiansen, R.; Østerhus, Svein. 2010. THOR ADCP Deployments in the Faroese Waters 2009-2010. Havstovan Techical Report. 10: 11. Havstovan Technical Report. 75 pages.
  • Mortensen, Ebba; Larsen, Karin Margretha H.; Hansen, Bogi; Kristiansen, Regin; Østerhus, Svein. 2007. Nordic WOCE ADCP Deployments in Faroese Waters 2006 - 2007. The Faroese Fisheries Laboratory. 61 pages.
  • Hughes, S.; Turell, W.R.; Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein. 2006. Fluxes of Atlantic water (volume, heat and salt) in the Faroe-Shetland Channel calculated from a decade of Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler data (1994-2005). Fisheries Research Services Collaborative Report No 01/06. Marine Laboratory, Victoria Road, Aberdeen AB11 9DB, Scotland. 44 pages.
  • Mortensen, Ebba; Larsen, Karen Margretha H.; Hansen, Bogi; Kristiansen, Regin; Østerhus, Svein. 2006. Nordic WOCE ADCP Deployments in Faroese Waters 2005 - 2006. The Faroese Fisheries Laboratory. 79 pages.
  • Makinson, Keith; Schröder, Michael; Østerhus, Svein. 2005. FRISP Report No. 16 (2005)Seasonal stratification and tidal current profiles along Ronne Ice Front. page 59-65. Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, Bergen. 65 pages.
  • Mortensen, E; Larsen, K.M.H.; Hansen, Bogi; Kristiansen, R.; Østerhus, Svein. 2005. Nordic WOCE ADCP Deplyments in Faroese Waters 2004-2005. Faroese Fisheries Laboratory Technical Report 05-01. 50 pages.
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2005. Monitoring of Bottom Water Formatio in the Southern Weddell Sea. CLIVAR Exchanges No. 35, Vol. 10, p. 61-63.
  • Hansen, B.; Larsen, K.M.H.; Østerhus, Svein; Turell, B.; Jonsson, S. 1999. The Atlantic water inflow to the Nordic seas. The international WOCE newsletter., Bergen. 3 pages.
  • Hansen, B.; Østerhus, Svein; Kristiansen, R.; Larsen, K.M.H. 1999. The Iceland-Faroe inflow of Atlantic water to the Nordic seas. ICES C.M., Bergen. 14 pages.
  • Nicholls, K.; Østerhus, Svein; Makinson, K.; Johnson, M. 1999. Oceanographic observations south of the Berkner Island. Preliminary results. Filchner Ronne Ice Shelf Programme, Bremerhaven. 8 pages.
  • Nicholls, K.W.; Østerhus, Svein; Makinson, K.; Johnson, M.R. 1999. Field report for Slegde Juliet 1998-99: Weddel Sea CTD profiles, and southern Ronne Ice Shelf oceanographic studies. British Antarctic Study, Storbritannia. 42 pages.
  • Turell, W.R.; Hansen, B.; Østerhus, Svein; Hughes, S.; Ewart, K.; Hamilton, J. 1999. Direct observations of inflow to the Nordic Seas through the Faroe Shetland Channel 1994-97. ICES C.M., Bergen. 16 pages.
  • Verduin, J.; Woodgate, R.; Fahrback, E.; Meincke, J.; Østerhus, Svein; Schauer, U.; Tverberg, V. 1999. Direct measurement of volumen transport across Fram Strait. ICES C.M., Bergen. 5 pages.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Hansen, B.; Kristiansen, R.; Lundberg, P. 1999. the overflow through the Faroe Bank Channel. The international WOCE newsletter., Bergen. 3 pages.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Vinje, T. 1999. Fresh water and ice export from the Arctic Ocean to the Nordic seas. ICES C.M., Bergen. 19 pages.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Vinje, T. 1999. The deep overflow through the Faroe Bank Channel. ICES C.M., Bergen. 4 pages.
  • Mikki, Susanne; Østerhus, Svein. 1998. Verification of Data from the Ocean Weather Ship Station M (66N,02E). Note. Geophysical Institute, Univ. of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. 22 pages.
  • Schauer, U.; Østerhus, Svein. 1997. Lance-6-97 Fram Strait (23 August 1997) Cruise Report. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Physik. 82. Alfred-Wegener-Institut (AWI).
  • Blindheim, Johan; Turrell, V.; Hansen, B.; Malmberg, S.A.; Turrell, B.; Østerhus, Svein. 1996. Recent upper layer cooling and freshening in the Norwegian seas. ICES P.M.. x/96. ICES.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Blindheim, Johan; Borovkov, V.; Hansen, Bogi; Malmberg, Svenn Aage; Turrell, B. 1996. Recent upper Layer Cooling and Freshening in the Norwegian Sea. ICES CM Documents. C:7. ICES.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Blindheim, Johan; Buch, Erik; Fogelqvist, E.; Tahnua, T. 1996. Water masses in the Iceland Basin. ICES CM Documents. O:20. ICES.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor; Hogstad, Reidun. 1996. Ocean Weather Ship Station M - The longest existing homogeneous time series from the deep ocean. WOCE-Newsletter. 24/96. [Mangler utgivernavn].
  • Østerhus, Svein; Gammelsrød, Tor; Hogstad, Reidun. 1996. Ocean Weather Ship Station M - The longest existing homogeneous time series from the deep ocean. WOCE-Newsletter. 24/96. [Mangler utgivernavn].
  • Østerhus, Svein; Hogstad, Reidun D. 1996. Verskipstasjon M 1948-1998. Preliminær Rapport. Geofysisk institutt.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Turrell, W.R.; van Bennekom, J.; Blindheim, Johan. 1996. Changes in the Norwegian Sea Deep Water. ICES P.M.. xx/96. ICES.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Turrell, W.R.; van Bennekom, J.; Blindheim, Johan. 1996. Changes in the Norwegian Sea Deep Water. ICES P.M.. O:11. ICES.
  • Gislefoss, Jorunn Skofteland; Nydal, Reidar; Skjelvan, Ingunn; Nes, A.; Østerhus, Svein; Holmén, K.; Jull, T.; Sonninen, E. 1995. Carbon profiles in the nordic seas. Data report. 2. Radiological data laboratory, Trondheim-NTH.
  • Lundberg, Lena; Molander, Sverker; Østerhus, Svein. 1995. Observations of the carbonate system together with CTD data from cruise with R/V Håkon Mosby in the Norwegian, Greenland, and Iceland Seas during late summer 1991. Report. 72. UiB-MatNat: Geofysisk institutt.
Book sections
  • Hansen, Bogi; Østerhus, Svein; Turrell, William R.; Jónsson, Steingrimur; Valdimarsson, Héðinn; Hátún, Hjálmar; Olsen, Steffen Malskær. 2008. The inflow of Atlantic water, heat, and salt to the Nordic Seas across the Greenland-Scotland Ridge. Kapittel 1, pages 15-44. In:
    • Dickson, Robert R.; Meincke, Jens; Rhines, Peter. 2008. Arctic-Subarctic Ocean Fluxes: Defining the Role of the Northern Seas in Climate. Springer Science+Business Media B.V.. 738 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4020-6773-0.
  • Holfort, Jürgen; Hansen, Edmond; Østerhus, Svein; Dye, Stephen; Jonsson, Steingrimur; Meincke, Jens; Mortensen, John; Meredith, Michael. 2008. Freshwater fluxes east of Greenland. Kapittel 11, pages 263-287. In:
    • Dickson, Robert R.; Meincke, Jens; Rhines, Peter. 2008. Arctic-Subarctic Ocean Fluxes: Defining the Role of the Northern Seas in Climate. Springer Science+Business Media B.V.. 738 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4020-6773-0.
  • Østerhus, Svein; Sherwin, Toby; Quadfasel, Detlef; Hansen, Bogi. 2008. The overflow flux east of Iceland. Kapittel 18, pages 427-441. In:
    • Dickson, Robert R.; Meincke, Jens; Rhines, Peter. 2008. Arctic-Subarctic Ocean Fluxes: Defining the Role of the Northern Seas in Climate. Springer Science+Business Media B.V.. 738 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4020-6773-0.
  • Blindheim, Johan; Østerhus, Svein. 2005. The Nordic Seas, Main Oceanographic Features. 158, pages 11-38. In:
    • Drange, Helge; Dokken, Trond Martin; Furevik, Tore; Gerdes, Rudiger; Berger, Wolfgang. 2005. The Nordic Seas - An Integrated Perspective. American Geophysical Union (AGU). 366 pages. ISBN: 0-87590-423-8.
  • Drange, Helge; Dokken, Trond Martin; Furevik, Tore; Gerdes, R; Berger, Wolfgang; Nesje, Atle; Orvik, Kjell Arild; Skagseth, Øystein; Skjelvan, Ingunn; Østerhus, Svein. 2005. The Nordic Seas: An overview. 158, pages 1-10. In:
    • Drange, Helge; Dokken, Trond Martin; Furevik, Tore; Gerdes, Rudiger; Berger, Wolfgang. 2005. The Nordic Seas - An Integrated Perspective. American Geophysical Union (AGU). 366 pages. ISBN: 0-87590-423-8.
  • Østerhus, Svein. 2002. Faroese waters in a global perspective. 7-8. In:
    • [Mangler etternavn], [Mangler fornavn]. 2002. workshop on ecosystem modelling of Faroese waters. Faroese Fisheries Laboratory, Faroe Islands.
  • Send, Uwe; Weller, Bob; Cunningham, Stuart; Eriksen, Charlie; Dickey, Tom; Kawabe, Masaki; Lukas, Roger; McCartney, Mike; Østerhus, Svein. 2001. Oceanographic Timeseries Observatories. 376-390. In:
    • Koblinsky, Chester J.; Smith, Neville R. 2001. Observing the Oceans in the 21st Century.

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