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Professor Ric Williams BSc, MSc, PhD

Professor Earth, Ocean and Ecological Sciences


Selected Publications

  1. Ocean Dynamics and the Carbon Cycle: Principles and Mechanisms (Book - 2011)
  2. Sensitivity of climate to cumulative carbon emissions due to compensation of ocean heat and carbon uptake (Journal article - 2015)
  3. Controls of the Transient Climate Response to Emissions by physical feedbacks, heat uptake and carbon cycling (Journal article - 2020)
  4. A sea change in our view of overturning in the subpolar North Atlantic (Journal article - 2019)
  5. Pathways to 1.5 °C and 2 °C warming based on observational and geological constraints (Journal article - 2018)
  6. A sea change in our view of overturning - first results from the overturning in the Subpolar North Atlantic Program (Journal article - 2018)
  7. A nutrient relay sustains subtropical ocean productivity (Journal article - 2022)
  8. Open Access Decadal Evolution of Ocean Thermal Anomalies in the North Atlantic: The Effects of Ekman, Overturning, and Horizontal Transport (Journal article - 2014)
  9. Carbon-concentration and carbon-climate feedbacks in CMIP6 models, and their comparison to CMIP5 models (Journal article - 2019)
  10. Regional Asymmetries in Ocean Heat and Carbon Storage due to Dynamic Redistribution in Climate Model Projections (Journal article - 2021)