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

Publications (Sept. 15, 2014)

Early Writings

Münchow, A. et al.: Volume and freshwater flux to the west of Greenland: Nares Strait 2003-09, [Jul.-2014]

Münchow, A. et al.: Seasonal and interannual air, ice, and ocean temperature variations in Nares Strait, north-west Greenland. [Jul.-2014]

Münchow, A. et al.: Arctic sea level variations in Nares Strait 2003-12. [May-2014]


32. Tinto, K., R.E. Bell, J.R. Cochran, and A. Münchow: Bathymetry in Petermann Fjord from Operation IceBridge aerogravity, Earth Planet. Sci. Let., 20p., submitted Dec.-31, 2014.


  • 2011-present

  • 31. 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

    30. Münchow, A., K.K. Falkner, and H. Melling: Baffin Island and West Greenland Current Systems in northern Baffin Bay. Progr. Oceanogr., in press, 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)