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Andreas Muenchow
College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment
University of Delaware

Publications (Nov 12, 2021)


46. Paldor, N., O. Shamir, A. Münchow, A.D. Kirwan: Changes in the surface salinity gradient and transport of the Irminger Current: The climate perspective, Ocean Sci. Discussion, Nov.-2021. .pdf


  • 2021-present

  • 45. Rignot, E., L. An, N. Chauche, M. Morlighem, S. Jeong, M. Wood, J. Mouginot, J. Willis, I. Klaucke, W. Weinrebe, A. Münchow: Retreat of Humboldt Gletscher, North Greenland, driven by undercutting from a warmer ocean, Geophys. Res. Let., 48 e2020GL091342. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL091342, 2021. .pdf
  • 2016-2020

  • 44. Washam, P., K.W. Nichols, A. Münchow, and L. Padman: Tidal modulations of buoyant flow and basal melt beneath Petermann Gletscher ice Shelf, Greenland, J. Geophys. Res.: Oceans, 125, https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JC016427, 2020. .pdf

    43. Münchow, A., J. Schaffer, and T. Kanzow: Ocean circulation connecting Fram Strait to glaciers off North-East Greenland: Mean flows, topographic Rossby waves, and their forcing. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 50, 509-530, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-19-0085.1, 2020. .pdf

    42. Scott, R.M., R.S. Pickart, P. Lin, A. Münchow, M. Li, D.A. Stockwell, and J.A. Brearley: Three-dimensional structure of a cold-core Arctic eddy interacting with the Chukchi Slope Current. J. Geophys. Res.: Oceans, 124, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JC015523, 2019. .pdf

    41. Washam, P., K. Nicholls, A. Münchow, L. Padman: Summer surface melt thins Petermann Gletscher ice shelf by enhancing channelized basal melt, J. Glac., 65 (252), 662-674, 2019. .pdf

    40. Washam, P., A. Münchow, K. Nicholls: A decade of ocean change impacting the ice shelf of Petermann Gletscher, Greenland. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 48, 2477-2493, 2018. .pdf

    39. Ryan, P. and A. Münchow: Sea ice draft observations in Nares Strait from 2003 to 2012. J. Geophys. Res., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JC011966, 2017. .pdf

    38. Heuze, C., A. Wahlin, H. Johnson, and A. Münchow: Pathways of meltwater export from Petermann Glacier, Greenland. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47, 405-418, 2017. .pdf

    37. Shroyer, E.L., L. Padman, R.M. Samelson, A. Münchow, and L.A. Stearns: Seasonal control of Petermann Gletscher ice-shelf melt by the ocean's response to sea-ice cover in Nares Strait, J. Glac., pp. 1-7, doi:10.1017/jog.2016.140, 2017. .pdf

    36. Münchow, A., L. Padman, P. Washam, and K. Nicholls: The ice shelf of Petermann Gletscher, North Greenland and its connection to the Arctic and Atlantic oceans, Oceanography, 29 (4), 84-95, 2016. .pdf

    35. Fenty, I, J.K. Willis, A. Khazendar, S. Dinardo, R. Forsberg, I. Fukumori, D. Holland, M. Jakobsson, D. Moller, J. Morison, A. Münchow, E. Rignot, M. Schodlok, A.F. Thompson, K. Tinto, M. Rutherford, and N. Trenholm: Oceans Melting Greenland: Early results from NASA's ocean-ice mission in Greenland, Oceanography, 29 (4), 72-83, 2016. .pdf

    34. Münchow, A.: Volume and freshwater flux Observations from Nares Strait to the west of Greenland from 2003 to 2009, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 46, 141-157, 2016. .pdf

  • 2011-15

  • 33. Shroyer, E.L., R.M. Samelson, L. Padman, and A. Münchow: Modeled ocean circulation in Nares Strait and its dependence on land-fast ice cover, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2015JC011091, 2015. .pdf

    32. Tinto, K., R.E. Bell, J.R. Cochran, and A. Münchow: Bathymetry in Petermann Fjord from Operation IceBridge aerogravity, Earth Planet. Sci. Let., 422, 58-68, 2015. .pdf

    31. Münchow, A., K.K. Falkner, and H. Melling: Baffin Island and West Greenland Current Systems in northern Baffin Bay. Progr. Oceanogr., 132, 305-317, 2015. .pdf

    30. Münchow, A., L. Padman, and H.A. Fricker: Interannual changes of the floating ice shelf of Petermann Gletscher, North Greenland from 2000 to 2012. J. Glac., 60, doi:10.3189/2014JoG13J135, 2014. .pdf

    29. Rabe, B., H. Johnson, A. Münchow, and H. Melling: Geostrophic Currents and freswater fluxes across the Canadian polar shelf via Nares Strait. J. MAR. RES., 70, 603-640, 2012. .pdf

    28. Münchow, A., K.K. Falkner, H. Melling, B. Rabe, and H.L. Johnson: Ocean Warming of Nares Strait Bottom Waters off NW Greenland 2003-2009. OCEANOGRAPHY, 24, 114-123, 2011. .pdf

    27. Falkner, K.K., H. Melling, A. Münchow, and 9 other: Context for the recent massive Petermann Glacier calving event. EOS, Trans., AGU, 92(14), 117-118, 2011. .pdf

    26. Johnson, H.L, A. Münchow, K.K. Falkner, and H. Melling: Ocean circulation and properties in Petermann Fjord, Greenland. J. GEOPHYS. RES., 116, C01003, doi:10.1029/2010JC006519, 2011. .pdf

  • 2006-2010

  • 25. Rabe, B, A. Münchow, H. Johnson, and H. Melling: Nares Strait hydrography and salinity from a three-year moored array. J. GEOPHYS. RES., 115, C07010, doi:10.1029/2009JC005966, 2010. .pdf

    24. Münchow, A. and H. Melling: Ocean current observations from Nares Strait to the west of Greenland: Interannual to tidal variability and forcing. J. MAR. RES, 66, 801, 833, 2008. pdf

    23. Pimenta, F., R.W. Garvine, and A. Münchow: Observations of coastal upwelling off Uruguay downshelf of the Plata Estuary, South America. J. MAR. RES., 66, 835-872, 2008. .pdf

    22. Melling, H., T.A. Agnew, K.K. Falkner, D.A. Greenberg, C.M. Lee, A. Münchow, B. Petri, S.J. Prinsenberg, R.M. Samelson, and R.A. Woodgate: Fresh-water fluxes via Pacific and Arctic outflows across the Canadian polar shelf. In: R. R. Dickson et al. (eds.), ARCTIC-SUBARCTIC OCEAN FLUXES, 193-247, Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2008. pdf

    21. Münchow, A., K.K. Falkner, and H. Melling: Spatial continuity of measured seawater and tracer fluxes through Nares Strait, a dynamically wide channel bordering the Canadian Archipelago. J. MAR. RES., 65(6), 759-788, 2007. .pdf

    20. Münchow, A., H. Melling, and K.K. Falkner: An Observational Estimates of Volume and Freshwater Flux Leaving the Arctic Ocean Through Nares Strait. J. PHYS. OCEANOGR., 36, 2025-2041, 2006. pdf

    19. Zweng, M.M. and A. Münchow (2006): Warming and Freshening of Baffin Bay, 1916-2003. J. GEOPHYS. RES., 111, C07016, doi:10.1029/2005JC003093, 2006. pdf

    18. Samelson, R.M., T. Agnew, H. Melling, A. Münchow: Evidence for atmospheric control of sea-ice motion through Nares Strait. Geophys. Res. Let., 33, L02506, doi:10.1029/2005GL025016, 2006. pdf

  • 2001-2005

  • 17. Yankovsky, A.E., B.M. Hickey, and A. Münchow: The impact of variable inflow on the dynamics of a coastal buoyant plume. J. GEOPHYS. RES., 106, 19809-19824, 2001. pdf

  • 1996-2000

  • 16. Yankovsky, A.E., R.W. Garvine, and A. Münchow: Meso-scale currents on the inner New Jersey shelf driven by the interaction of buoyancy and wind forcing. J. PHYS. OCEANOGR., 30, 2214-2230, 2000. pdf

    15. Münchow, A, E.C. Carmack, and D.A. Huntley: Synoptic density and velocity observations of North Siberian slope waters. J. GEOPHYS. RES., 105, 14,103-14,119, 2000. pdf

    14. Münchow, A.: Detiding three-dimensional velocity survey data in coastal waters. J. ATMOS. OCEAN. TECH., 17, 736-748, 2000. pdf

    13. Münchow, A.: Wind-stress curl forcing of the coastal ocean near Point Conception, California. J. PHYS. OCEANOGR., 30, 1265-1280, 2000. .pdf

    12. Münchow, A., R.J. Chant: Kinematics of inner shelf motions during the summer stratified season off New Jersey. J. PHYS. OCEANOGR., 30, 247-268, 2000. pdf

    11. Münchow, A., T. Weingartner, and L. Cooper: The summer hydrography and surface circulation of the East Siberian Sea. J. PHYS. OCEANGR., 29, 2167-2182, 1999. 11. pdf

    10. Münchow, A.: Tidal currents in a topographically complex channel. CONT. SHELF RES., 18, 561-584, 1998. pdf

    9. Münchow, A. and E.C. Carmack: Synoptic flow and density observations near an Arctic shelf break. J. PHYS. OCEANOGR., 27, 1402-1419, 1997. pdf

    8. Signorini, S.R., A. Münchow, and D. Haidvogel: Flow dynamics in a wide Arctic canyon. J. GEOPHYS. RES., 102, 18661-18680, 1997. pdf

  • 1991-1995

  • 7. Münchow, A., C.S. Coughran, M.C. Hendershott, and C.W. Winant: Performance and calibration of an acoustic Doppler current profiler towed below the surface. J. ATMOS. OCEAN. TECH., 12, 435-444, 1995. pdf

    6. Wong, K.-C. and A. Münchow: Buoyancy forced interactions between estuary and shelf. CONT. SHELF RES., 15, 59-88, 1995. pdf

    5. Münchow, A. and R.W. Garvine: Dynamical properties of a buoyancy driven coastal current. J. GEOPHYS. RES., 98, 20063-20077, 1993. pdf

    4. Münchow, A. and R.W. Garvine: Buoyancy and wind forcing of a coastal current. J. MAR. RES., 51, 293-322, 1993. pdf.

    3. Münchow, A., R.W. Garvine, and T.F. Pfeiffer: Subtidal currents from a shipboard acoustic Doppler current profiler in tidally dominated waters. CONT. SHELF RES., 12, 499-515, 1992. pdf

    2. Münchow, A., A.K. Masse, and R.W. Garvine: Astronomical and nonlinear tidal currents in a coupled estuary/shelf system. CONT. SHELF RES., 12, 471-498, 1992. pdf

    1. Münchow, A. and R.W. Garvine: Nonlinear barotropic tides and bores in estuaries. TELLUS, 43A, 246-256, 1991. pdf

    Other Works

  • Münchow, A., 1992: The formation of a buoyancy driven coastal current. PhD dissertation, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 220pp. .pdf (4.3MB)