Publications

In prep

  • Brannigan, L., and J. Nilsson: Making robust predictions in the Nordic Seas.

  • Brannigan, L., and J. Nycander: Dynamics and constraints of cabelling driven convection.

In review

  • Brannigan, L., H. Johnson, C. Lique, J. Nilsson and J. Nycander: Generation of sub-surface anticyclones at Arctic surface fronts due to a surface stress, in press at JPO. Submitted version August 2017, Animation of instability and dipole break-up at vimeo and Effect of Ekman transport on dipole at vimeo

  • Brannigan, L., D. P. Marshall, J. Kaiser, A. C. Naveira Garabato and G. Nurser: Submesoscale instabilities in mesoscale eddies, in revision at JPO. Submitted version July 2017

    Peer-reviewed

  • Naveira Garabato, A. C. et al.: Vigorous lateral export of the meltwater outflow from a thinning Antarctic ice shelf, Nature (2017). doi:10.1038/nature20825 Repo for numerical experiments

  • Brannigan, L., (2016): Intense submesoscale upwelling in anticyclonic eddies, Geophysical Research Letters, Open access - doi:10.1002/2016GL067926

  • Buckingham, C. E., A. C. Naveira Garabato, A. F. Thompson, L. Brannigan, A. Lazar, D. P. Marshall, A. J. George Nurser, G. Damerell, K. J. Heywood, and S. E. Belcher (2016), Seasonality of submesoscale flows in the ocean surface boundary layer , Geophysical Research Letters, 43, Open access - doi:10.1002/2016GL068009

  • Brannigan, L., D. P. Marshall, A. C. Naveira Garabato and G. Nurser (2015): The seasonal cycle of submesoscale flows, Ocean Modelling, Open access - doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2015.05.002

  • Brannigan, L., Y.-D. Lenn, T. P. Rippeth and E. McDonagh, T. K. Chereskin and J. Sprintall (2013): Shear at the Base of the Oceanic Mixed Layer Generated by Wind Shear Alignment, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-12-0104.1

Oxford PhD thesis