|Eddy transport as a key component of the Antarctic overturning circulation|Thompson, A.F.; Heywood, K.J.; Schmidtko, S.; Stewart, A.L. (2014). Eddy transport as a key component of the Antarctic overturning circulation. Nature Geoscience 7(12): 879–884. hdl.handle.net/10.1038/ngeo2289
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- Thompson, A.F.
- Heywood, K.J.
- Schmidtko, S.
- Stewart, A.L.
The exchange of water across the Antarctic continental shelf break brings warm waters towards ice shelves and glacier grounding lines. Ocean glider observations reveal that eddy-induced transport contributes significantly to this exchange.