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Polar Front around the Kerguelen Islands: An up‐to‐date determination and associated circulation of surface/subsurface waters
The circulation of iron-rich shelf waters around the Kerguelen Islands plays a crucial role for a climatically important, annually recurrent phytoplankton spring bloom over the sluggish shelf regionExpand
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Separation of the Kuroshio water and its penetration onto the continental shelf west of Kyushu
The separation of Kuroshio water west of Kyushu and its penetration onto the continental shelf of the East China Sea were investigated by analyzing trajectories of satellite-tracked surface driftersExpand
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Structure and eastward extension of the Changjiang River plume in the East China Sea
[1] The hydrographic structure and offshore extension of freshwater plume discharged from the Changjiang (also known as the Yangtze) River in the northern East China Sea were investigated byExpand
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Seasonal Variation of the Cheju Warm Current in the Northern East China Sea
The Cheju Warm Current has been defined as a mean current that rounds Cheju-do clockwise, transporting warm and saline water to the western coastal area of Cheju-do and into the Cheju Strait in theExpand
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Does the Yellow Sea Warm Current really exist as a persistent mean flow
Does saline water of Kuroshio origin intrude into the Yellow Sea interior by a persistent mean current through the Yellow Sea Warm Current or by an intermittently generated wind-driven current? ThisExpand
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Deep flow and transport through the Ulleung Interplain Gap in the Southwestern East/Japan Sea
Abstract Deep circulation in the southwestern East/Japan Sea through the Ulleung Interplain Gap (UIG), a possible pathway for deep-water exchange, was directly measured for the first time. FiveExpand
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Interannual-to-interdecadal variability of the Yellow Sea Cold Water Mass in 1967–2008
Abstract We identified characteristics of interannual-to-interdecadal variability of the Yellow Sea Cold Water Mass and examined mechanisms to generate variability using the Korea Oceanographic DataExpand
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Application of satellite infrared data for mapping of thermal plume contamination in coastal ecosystem of Korea.
The 5900 MW Younggwang nuclear power station on the west coast of Korea discharges warm water affecting coastal ecology [KORDI report (2003). Wide area observation of the impact of the operation ofExpand
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Two‐layer tidal modeling of the Yellow and East China Seas with application to seasonal variability of the M2 tide
[1] The baroclinic response of tide and tidal currents in the Yellow and East China Seas is investigated using a two-layer numerical model. Seasonal variability in the M2 tide, especially the smallerExpand
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Analysis of characteristics in the sea surface temperature variability in the East/Japan Sea
Abstract We examine the characteristics of sea surface temperature (SST) variability in the East/Japan Sea (EJS) for the period of 1891-2005 using 1°×1° latitude and longitude resolution datasetsExpand
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