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Anjaneya, P., Kuttippurath, J., Hareesh Kumar, P.V., Ali, S.M., Raman, M., 2023. Spatio-temporal changes of winter and spring phytoplankton blooms in Arabian sea during the period 1997–2020. Journal of Environmental Management 332, 117435.

Arondekar, A.A., Can, A.A., Lanjewar, M., 2023. Differential Response in Chlorophyll-a Concentration to Seasonal Forcings along the West Coast of India. Annals of the American Association of Geographers 113, 873–890.

Banerjee, P., 2023. Importance of multiple sources of iron for the upper-ocean biogeochemistry over the northern Indian Ocean. Biogeosciences 20, 2613–2643.

Belcher, A., Henley, S.F., Hendry, K., Wootton, M., Friberg, L., Dallman, U., Wang, T., Coath, C., Manno, C., 2023. Seasonal cycles of biogeochemical fluxes in the Scotia Sea, Southern Ocean: a stable isotope approach. Biogeosciences 20, 3573–3591.

Ben-Ezra, T., Reich, T., Tsemel, A., Berman-Frank, I., Lehahn, Y., Sher, D., Suari, Y., Krom, M.D., 2023. Nutrient dynamics across the Israeli coastal shelf: An unusual oligotrophic coastal system. Continental Shelf Research 266, 105103.

Bi, S., Hieronymi, M., Röttgers, R., 2023. Bio-geo-optical modelling of natural waters. Frontiers in Marine Science 10. DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2023.1196352

Bothale, R.V., Pathakoti, M., Mohammed, S., Shaik, I., P.v., N., D.v., M., Chauhan, P., 2023. Asymmetric distribution of Pan-Antarctic snowmelt under changing Climate: In perspective of natural climatic events and marine biology. Advances in Space Research 71, 3995–4005.

Brotas, V., Ferreira, A., Veloso, V., Tracana, A., Poll, V., Guerreiro, C., Tarran, G., Woodward, E., Ribeiro, L., Netting, J., Clewley, D., Groom, S., 2023. Assessing phytoplankton community composition in the Atlantic Ocean from in situ and satellite observations. Frontiers in Marine Science.

Ćatipović, L., Matić, F., Kalinić, H., Sathyendranath, S., Županović, T., Dingle, J., Jackson, T., 2023. CCGAN as a Tool for Satellite-Derived Chlorophyll a Concentration Gap Reconstruction. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 11, 1814.

Clerc, C., Bopp, L., Benedetti, F., Vogt, M., Aumont, O., 2023. Including filter-feeding gelatinous macrozooplankton in a global marine biogeochemical model: model–data comparison and impact on the ocean carbon cycle. Biogeosciences 20, 869–895.

Costa, R.R., Ferreira, A., de Souza, M.S., Tavano, V.M., Kerr, R., Secchi, E.R., Brotas, V., Dotto, T.S., Brito, A.C., Mendes, C.R.B., 2023. Physical-biological drivers modulating phytoplankton seasonal succession along the Northern Antarctic Peninsula. Environmental Research 231, 116273.

Fransner, F., Olsen, A., Årthun, M., Counillon, F., Tjiputra, J., Samuelsen, A., Keenlyside, N., 2023. Phytoplankton abundance in the Barents Sea is predictable up to five years in advance. Commun Earth Environ 4, 1–9.

Giddy, I.S., Nicholson, S.-A., Queste, B.Y., Thomalla, S., Swart, S., 2023. Sea-Ice Impacts Inter-Annual Variability of Phytoplankton Bloom Characteristics and Carbon Export in the Weddell Sea. Geophysical Research Letters 50, e2023GL103695.

Golovchenko, P., Yusup, Y., Liew, J., 2023. Daily Spectral Ocean Surface Albedo due to Small Chlorophyll Concentrations and Cloudy Conditions for 440 nm Wavelength in Coastal Waters. JSM 52, 1101–1120.

Gray, P.C., Gronniger, J., Sayvelev, I., Dale, J., Niebergall, A.K., Cassar, N., Windle, A.E., Hunt, D.E., Johnson, Z., Lévy, M., Taylor, C., Bourdin, G., Blawas, A., Lohmann, A., Silsbe, G., Johnston, D.W., 2023a. The Impact of Gulf Stream Frontal Eddies on Ecology and Biogeochemistry near Cape Hatteras.

Gray, P.C., Savelyev, I., Cassar, N., Lévy, M., Boss, E., Lehahn, Y., Bourdin, G., Thompson, K.A., Windle, A., Gronniger, J., Floge, S., Hunt, D.E., Silsbe, G., Johnson, Z.I., Johnston, D.W., 2023b. Evidence for kilometer-scale biophysical features at the Gulf Stream front.

Guo, J., Pan, H., Cao, R., Wang, J., Lv, X., 2023a. Multiple Timescale Variations in Water Transparency in the Eastern China Seas over the Period 1997–2019. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 128, e2022JC019170.

Guo, J., Zhao, Z., Cao, R., Lv, X., 2023b. Regional to global assessments of ocean transparency dynamics from 1997 to 2019. Progress in Oceanography 219, 103165.

Gürses, Ö., Oziel, L., Karakuş, O., Sidorenko, D., Völker, C., Ye, Y., Zeising, M., Butzin, M., Hauck, J., 2023. Ocean biogeochemistry in the coupled ocean–sea ice–biogeochemistry model FESOM2.1–REcoM3. Geoscientific Model Development 16, 4883–4936.

Hernández-Carrasco, I., Rossi, V., Navarro, G., Turiel, A., Bracco, A.,& Orfila, A. (2023). Flow structures with high Lagrangian coherence rate promote diatom blooms in oligotrophic waters. Geophysical Research Letters, 50, e2023GL103688. https://doi. org/10.1029/2023GL103688

Holtrop, T., 2023. An Ocean of Colors (PhD). Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Jin, S., Fagherazzi, S., Fichot, C.G., Wu, X., Liu, Y.X., Zheng, X., Zou, T., Xing, Q., 2023. Drivers of suspended sediment dynamics along the shorelines of the Yellow River Delta detected from satellite data. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 48, 3091–3102.

Johnson, E.E., 2023. Impact of subseasonal processes on Aotearoa’s southeast shelf break front (PhD thesis). University of Otago.

Jones-Kellett, A.E., Follows, M.J., 2023. A Lagrangian coherent eddy atlas for biogeochemical applications in the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre. Earth System Science Data Discussions 1–38.

Jönsson, B.F., Follett, C.L., Bien, J., Dutkiewicz, S., Hyun, S., Kulk, G., Forget, G.L., Müller, C., Racault, M.-F., Hill, C.N., Jackson, T., Sathyendranath, S., 2023a. Using Probability Density Functions to Evaluate Models (PDFEM, v1.0) to compare a biogeochemical model with satellite-derived chlorophyll. Geoscientific Model Development 16, 4639–4657.

Jönsson, B.F., Salisbury, J., Atwood, E.C., Sathyendranath, S., Mahadevan, A., 2023b. Dominant timescales of variability in global satellite chlorophyll and SST revealed with a MOving Standard deviation Saturation (MOSS) approach. Remote Sensing of Environment 286, 113404.

Kahru, M., Lee, Z., Ohman, M.D., 2023. Multidecadal changes in ocean transparency: Decrease in a coastal upwelling region and increase offshore. Limnology and Oceanography 68, 1546–1556.

Kaiser, D., Voynova, Y.G., Brix, H., 2023. Effects of the 2018 European heatwave and drought on coastal biogeochemistry in the German Bight. Science of The Total Environment 892, 164316.

Kim, M.-H., Kim, D.-W., Kim, D., Li, F., Jo, Y.-H., 2023. Estimation of deep-water formation intensity using multi-satellite measurements in the East Sea (Japan sea). Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 194, 103969.

Kostadinov, T.S., Robertson Lain, L., Kong, C.E., Zhang, X., Maritorena, S., Bernard, S., Loisel, H., Jorge, D.S.F., Kochetkova, E., Roy, S., Jonsson, B., Martinez-Vicente, V., Sathyendranath, S., 2023. Ocean color algorithm for the retrieval of the particle size distribution and carbon-based phytoplankton size classes using a two-component coated-sphere backscattering model. Ocean Science 19, 703–727.

Krishnapriya, M.S., Varikoden, H., Anjaneyan, P., Kuttippurath, J., 2023. Marine heatwaves during the pre-monsoon season and their impact on Chlorophyll-a in the north Indian Ocean in 1982–2021. Marine Pollution Bulletin 197, 115783.

Kuhn, A.M., Mazloff, M., Dutkiewicz, S., Jahn, O., Clayton, S., Rynearson, T., Barton, A.D., 2023. A Global Comparison of Marine Chlorophyll Variability Observed in Eulerian and Lagrangian Perspectives. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 128, e2023JC019801.

Kunarso et al (2023) No authors Effect of Extreme ENSO and IOD on the Variability of Chlorophyll-a and Sea Surface Temperature in the North and South of Central Java Province. | Ilmu Kelautan: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences,10.14710/ik.ijms.28.1.1-11.

Kuttippurath, J., Maishal, S., Anjaneyan, P., Sunanda, N., Chakraborty, K., 2023. Recent changes in atmospheric input and primary productivity in the north Indian Ocean. Heliyon 9, e17940.

Laliberté, J., Larouche, P., 2023. Chlorophyll-a concentration climatology, phenology, and trends in the optically complex waters of the St. Lawrence Estuary and Gulf. Journal of Marine Systems 238, 103830.

Li, Q., Jiang, L., Chen, Y., Tang, J., Gao, S., 2023. Absorption-based algorithm for satellite estimating the particulate organic carbon concentration in the global surface ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science 9.

Li, S., Sun, Q., Guo, W., 2023. Variability of DMS in the East China Sea and its response to different ENSO categories. Ecological Indicators 147, 109963.

Liu, T., Shi, Y., Xu, X., Liu, S., Lyu, J., Zhang, S., Yang, G., Ren, C., Sheng, H., Gao, J., 2023. Winter storms drive offshore transport and modulate phytoplankton blooms in Northern Taiwan, China. Journal of Hydrology 627, 130391.

McCusker, M., Dove, A., Depew, D., Howell, E.T., 2023. Factors affecting Cladophora growth in the eastern basin of Lake Erie: Analysis of a monitoring dataset (2012–2019). Journal of Great Lakes Research 49, 790–808.

Men, J., Chen, X., Hou, X., Tian, J., Song, Q., Tian, L., 2023. OC_3S: An optical classification and spectral scoring system for global waters using UV–visible remote sensing reflectance. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 200, 153–172.

Moradi, M., Kabiri, K., 2023. Evaluation of standard ocean colour chlorophyll-a algorithms in the Northern Persian gulf: comparison of magnitude and seasonality. ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences X-4-W1-2022, 531–536.

Moradi, M., Zoljoodi, M., 2023. Validation of standard ocean-color chlorophyll-a products in turbid coastal waters: A case study on statistical evaluation and quality control tests in the Persian Gulf. Journal of Marine Systems 240, 103875.

Munandar, B., Wirasatriya, A., Sugianto, D.N., Susanto, R.D., Purwandana, A., Kunarso, 2023. Distinct mechanisms of chlorophyll-a blooms occur in the Northern Maluku Sea and Sulu Sill revealed by satellite data. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans 102, 101360.

Pan, L., Zhan, H., Wang, X., 2023. The south–north equatorial asymmetrical distribution of Chlorophyll in El Niño events in the observations and CMIP6 models. Ocean Modelling 183, 102203.

Pardo, S., Tilstone, G.H., Brewin, R.J.W., Dall’Olmo, G., Lin, J., Nencioli, F., Evers-King, H., Casal, T.G.D., Donlon, C.J., 2023. Radiometric assessment of OLCI, VIIRS, and MODIS using fiducial reference measurements along the Atlantic Meridional Transect. Remote Sensing of Environment 299, 113844.

Pramlall, S., Jackson, J.M., Konik, M., Costa, M., 2023. Merged Multi-Sensor Ocean Colour Chlorophyll Product Evaluation for the British Columbia Coast. Remote Sensing 15, 687.

Punya, P., Kripa, V., Padua, S., Mohamed, K.S., Ranjith, R., Gopika, G., Nameer, P.O., 2023. Impact of tropical cyclone Ockhi on the marine fishery resource assemblages along the Kerala and Tamil Nadu coast, India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 65, 1–16.

Quartly, G.D., Aiken, J., Brewin, R.J.W., Yool, A., 2023. The link between surface and sub-surface chlorophyll-a in the centre of the Atlantic subtropical gyres: a comparison of observations and models. Front in Mar Sci.,

Ramadlanie, F.Y., Indrayanti, E., Handoyo, G., 2023. Penentuan Daerah Upwelling Berdasarkan Indikator Suhu Permukaan Laut dan Klorofil-a di Perairan Selat Sunda Tahun 2010 - 2019. Indonesian Journal of Oceanography 4, 62–73.

Ross, A.C., Stock, C.A., Adcroft, A., Curchitser, E., Hallberg, R., Harrison, M.J., Hedstrom, K., Zadeh, N., Alexander, M., Chen, W., Drenkard, E.J., du Pontavice, H., Dussin, R., Gomez, F., John, J.G., Kang, D., Lavoie, D., Resplandy, L., Roobaert, A., Saba, V., Shin, S.-I., Siedlecki, S., Simkins, J., 2023. A high-resolution physical–biogeochemical model for marine resource applications in the northwest Atlantic (MOM6-COBALT-NWA12 v1.0). Geoscientific Model Development 16, 6943–6985.

Roussillon, J., Fablet, R., Gorgues, T., Drumetz, L., Littaye, J., Martinez, E., 2023. A Multi-Mode Convolutional Neural Network to reconstruct satellite-derived chlorophyll-a time series in the global ocean from physical drivers. Frontiers in Marine Science 10.

Ryan-Keogh, T.J., Thomalla, S.J., Chang, N., Moalusi, T., 2023. A new global oceanic multi-model net primary productivity data product. Earth System Science Data 15, 4829–4848.

Sankar, S., K., S., 2023. Impact of tropical Indian Ocean warming on the surface phytoplankton biomass at two significant coastal upwelling zones in the Arabian Sea. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans 104, 101401.

Sathyendranath, S., Brewin, R.J.W., Ciavatta, S., Jackson, T., Kulk, G., Jönsson, B., Vicente, V.M., Platt, T., 2023. Ocean Biology Studied from Space. Surv Geophys 44, 1287–1308.

Serret, P., Lozano, J., Harris, C. b., Lange, P. k., Tarran, G. a., Tilstone, G. h., Woodward, E. malcolm s., Zubkov, M. v., 2023. Respiration, phytoplankton size and the metabolic balance in the Atlantic gyres. Frontiers in Marine Science 10.

Shin, H.-K., Kwon, J., Kim, T., 2023. Utilization of blended chlorophyll-a based on geostationary and near-polar orbiting ocean color satellite data: a case study of red tide occurred in the East Sea in 2013, in: Remote Sensing of the Ocean, Sea Ice, Coastal Waters, and Large Water Regions 2023. Presented at the Remote Sensing of the Ocean, Sea Ice, Coastal Waters, and Large Water Regions 2023, SPIE, pp. 153–163.

Shunmugapandi, R., Gedam, S., Inamdar, A.B., 2023. Impact of cyclone Ockhi on phytoplankton size classes structure in the Arabian Sea. International Journal of Remote Sensing 0, 1–17.

Singh, A., Fietz, S., Thomalla, S.J., Sanchez, N., Ardelan, M.V., Moreau, S., Kauko, H.M., Fransson, A., Chierici, M., Ryan-Keogh, T.J., 2023a. Absence of photophysiological response to iron addition in autumn phytoplankton in the Antarctic sea-ice zone. Biogeosciences, 20(14).

Siswanto, E., Sarker, Md.L.R., Peter, B.N., Takemura, T., Horii, T., Matsumoto, K., Taketani, F., Honda, M.C., 2023. Variations of phytoplankton chlorophyll in the Bay of Bengal: Impact of climate changes and nutrients from different sources. Frontiers in Marine Science 10.

Smith, M.E., Thomalla, S.J., Matlakala, L., 2023. Coccolithophore bloom classification in coastal waters from multi-decade satellite ocean colour data, in: Optica Sensing Congress 2023 (AIS, FTS, HISE, Sensors, ES) (2023), Paper HW4C.5. Presented at the Hyperspectral/Multispectral Imaging and Sounding of the Environment, Optica Publishing Group, p. HW4C.5.

Ster, L.L., 2023. Estimation of seasonal and inter-annual variations in biomass and phytoplankton composition in the Southern Ocean over the past two decades and evaluation of their ecological consequences (PhD thesis). Sorbonne Université.

Stevenson, M.A., Airs, R.L., Abbott, G.D., 2023. Unprecedented sea-ice minima enhances algal production deposited at the Arctic seafloor. Environ. Res. Lett. 18, 114046.

Sun, X., Brewin, R.J.W., Sathyendranath, S., Dall’Olmo, G., Airs, R., Barlow, R., Bracher, A., Brotas, V., Kheireddine, M., Lamont, T., Marañón, E., Morán, X.A.G., Raitsos, D.E., Shen, F., Tilstone, G.H., 2023. Coupling ecological concepts with an ocean-colour model: Phytoplankton size structure. Remote Sensing of Environment 285, 113415.

Sunanda, N., Kuttippurath, J., Chakraborty, A., Peter, R., 2023. Stressors of primary productivity in the north Indian ocean revealed by satellite, reanalysis and CMIP6 data. Progress in Oceanography 219, 103164.

Thomalla, S.J., Du Plessis, M., Fauchereau, N., Giddy, I., Gregor, L., Henson, S., Joubert, W.R., Little, H., Monteiro, P.M.S., Mtshali, T., Nicholson, S., Ryan-Keogh, T.J., Swart, S., 2023a. Southern Ocean phytoplankton dynamics and carbon export: insights from a seasonal cycle approach. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 381, 20220068.

Thomalla, S.J., Nicholson, S.-A., Ryan-Keogh, T.J., Smith, M.E., 2023b. Widespread changes in Southern Ocean phytoplankton blooms linked to climate drivers. Nat. Clim. Chang. 13, 975–984.

Tilstone, G.H., Land, P.E., Pardo, S., Kerimoglu, O., Van der Zande, D., 2023. Threshold indicators of primary production in the north-east Atlantic for assessing environmental disturbances using 21 years of satellite ocean colour. Science of The Total Environment 854, 158757.

Undap, M.W.B.W., Suryoputro, A.A.D., Wirasatriya, A., 2023. Strong Negative Indian Ocean Dipole Phenomenon in 2016 Reduce the Upwelling Intensity along the Seas of Southern Java. Ecol. Eng. Environ. Technol. 24, 84–95.

van Oostende, M., Hieronymi, M., Krasemann, H., Baschek, B., 2023. Global ocean colour trends in biogeochemical provinces. Frontiers in Marine Science 10.

Vinjamuri, K.S., Vountas, M., Lelli, L., Stengel, M., Shupe, M.D., Ebell, K., Burrows, J.P., 2023. Validation of the Cloud_CCI (Cloud Climate Change Initiative) cloud products in the Arctic. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 16, 2903–2918.

Wijaya, Y.J., Munandar, B., Wisha, U.J., Hidayat, E.F., Rejeki, H.A., Ismunarti, D.H., 2023. The Temporal Trends in Chlorophyll-A Concentration along the Southern Coast of Papua over a 25-year Period, from 1998 to 2022. Ecological Engineering & Environmental Technology Vol. 24, iss. 6.

Xie, Q., Yan, N., Yang, X., Gao, R., Chen, X., Wu, H., Zhao, J., 2023. Synoptic view of an unprecedented red Noctiluca scintillans bloom in the Beibu Gulf, China. Science of The Total Environment 863, 160980.

Yang, G., Ye, X., Xu, Q., Yin, X., Xu, S., 2023. Sea Surface Chlorophyll-a Concentration Retrieval from HY-1C Satellite Data Based on Residual Network. Remote Sensing 15, 3696.

Yang, X., Wynn-Edwards, C., Strutton, P., Shadwick, E., 2023. Drivers of air-sea CO2 flux in the subantarctic zone revealed by time series observations.

Ye, M., Li, B., Nie, J., Qian, Y., Yang, L.-L., 2023a. Ca-STANet: Spatiotemporal Attention Network for Chlorophyll-a Prediction With Gap-Filled Remote Sensing Data. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 61, 1–14.

Ye, M., Li, B., Nie, J., Wen, Q., Wei, Z., Yang, L.-L., 2023b. Graph Convolutional Network-Assisted SST and Chl-a Prediction With Multicharacteristics Modeling of Spatio-Temporal Evolution. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 61, 1–14.

Yu, S., Bai, Y., He, X., Gong, F., Li, T., 2023. A new merged dataset of global ocean chlorophyll-a concentration for better trend detection. Frontiers in Marine Science 10.

Zhai, F., Liu, Z., Gu, Y., He, S., Hao, Q., Li, P., 2023. Satellite‐Observed Interannual Variations in Sea Surface Chlorophyll‐a Concentration in the Yellow Sea Over the Past Two Decades. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 128.

Zhang, B., Guo, J., Rong, Z., Lv, X., 2023. Variations of Remote-Sensed Forel-Ule Index in the Bohai and Yellow Seas during 1997–2019. Remote Sensing 15, 3487.

Zhang, S., Bai, Y., He, X., Yu, S., Song, Z., Gong, F., Zhu, Q., Pan, D., 2023. The carbon sink of the Coral Sea, the world’s second largest marginal sea, weakened during 2006–2018. Science of The Total Environment 872, 162219.

Zhang, Y., Shen, F., Sun, X., Tan, K., 2023. Marine big data-driven ensemble learning for estimating global phytoplankton group composition over two decades (1997–2020). Remote Sensing of Environment 294, 113596.

  1. Papers published in 2024

Clow, G.L., Lovenduski, N.S., Levy, M.N., Lindsay, K., Kay, J.E., 2024. The utility of simulated ocean chlorophyll observations: a case study with the Chlorophyll Observation Simulator Package (version 1) in CESMv2.2. Geoscientific Model Development 17, 975–995.

Li, H., Li, X., Song, D., Nie, J., Liang, S., 2024. Prediction on daily spatial distribution of chlorophyll-a in coastal seas using a synthetic method of remote sensing, machine learning and numerical modeling. Science of The Total Environment 910, 168642.


Brotas V, Tarran GA, Veloso V, Brewin RJW, Woodward EMS, Airs R, Beltran C, Ferreira A and Groom SB (2022) Complementary Approaches to Assess Phytoplankton Groups and Size Classes on a Long Transect in the Atlantic Ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science. 8:682621.

Afonso Ferreira, Joaquim Dias, Vanda Brotas, Ana C. Brito. A perfect storm: An anomalous offshore phytoplankton bloom event in the NE Atlantic (March 2009), Science of The Total Environment. Volume 806, Part 3, 2022,

Feng, J.; Qiu, Y.; Dong, C.; Ni, X.; Lin, W.; Teng, H.; Pan, A. Interannual Variabilities of the Southern Bay of Bengal Cold Pool Associated with the El Niño–Southern Oscillation. Remote Sens. 2022, 14, 6169.

Keerthi, M.G., Prend, C.J., Aumont, O. et al. Annual variations in phytoplankton biomass driven by small-scale physical processes. Nat. Geosci. (2022).


Da, N. D., Foltz, G. R., & Balaguru, K. (2021). Observed global increases in tropical cyclone-induced ocean cooling and primary production. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2021GL092574.

Ferreira, A.; Brotas, V.; Palma, C.; Borges, C.; Brito, A.C. Assessing Phytoplankton Bloom Phenology in Upwelling-Influenced Regions Using Ocean Color Remote Sensing. Remote Sens. 2021, 13, 675.

Ford, D.: Assimilating synthetic Biogeochemical-Argo and ocean colour observations into a global ocean model to inform observing system design, Biogeosciences, 18, 509–534,, 2021.

Gittings, John & Raitsos, Dionysios & Brewin, Bob & Hoteit, Ibrahim. (2021). Links between Phenology of Large Phytoplankton and Fisheries in the Northern and Central Red Sea. Remote Sensing. 13. 231.

Keerthi, M.G., Lévy, M. & Aumont, O. Intermittency in phytoplankton bloom triggered by modulations in vertical stability. Sci Rep 11, 1285 (2021).

Pitarch, J, Bellacicco, M, and Marullo, S, and van der Woerd, HJ (2021) Global maps of Forel-Ule index, hue angle and Secchi disk depth derived from 21 years of monthly ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative data, Earth System Science Data, 13: (2): 481-490,

Sathyendranath, S.; Jackson, T.; Brockmann, C.; Brotas, V.; Calton, B.; Chuprin, A.; Clements, O.; Cipollini, P.; Danne, O.; Dingle, J.; Donlon, C.; Grant, M.; Groom, S.; Krasemann, H.; Lavender, S.; Mazeran, C.; Mélin, F.; Müller, D.; Steinmetz, F.; Valente, A.; Zühlke, M.; Feldman, G.; Franz, B.; Frouin, R.; Werdell, J.; Platt, T. (2021): ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 5.0 Data. NERC EDS Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, 19 May 2021. doi:10.5285/1dbe7a109c0244aaad713e078fd3059a.

Jozef Skakala, Jorn Bruggeman, David Andrew Ford, Sarah L Wakelin, Anıl Akpınar, Tom Hull, Jan Kaiser, Benjamin Roger Loveday, Charlotte Anne June Williams, Stefano Ciavatta - Improved consistency between the modelling of ocean optics, biogeochemistry and physics, and its impact on the North-West European Shelf seas. Earth and Space Science Open Archive (2021/04/21)

Tang, W., Llort, J., Weis, J. et al. Widespread phytoplankton blooms triggered by 2019–2020 Australian wildfires. Nature 597, 370–375 (2021).



Baird, M; Chai, F; Ciavatta, S; Dutkiewicz, S; Edwards, C; Evers-King, H; Friedrichs, M; Frolov, S; Gehlen, Ma; Henson, S; Hickman, A; Jahn, O; Jones, E; Kaufman, D; Mélin, F; Mouw, C; Muhling, B; Rousseaux, C; Shulman, I; Wiggert, J. Synergy between Ocean Colour and Biogeochemical/Ecosystem Models. IOCCG Report Number 19 (2020).

Campbell, A.M.; Racault, M.-F.; Goult, S.; Laurenson, A. Cholera Risk: A Machine Learning Approach Applied to Essential Climate Variables. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2020, 17, 9378.

Ford, D.: Assimilating synthetic Biogeochemical-Argo and ocean colour observations into a global ocean model to inform observing system design, Biogeosciences, 18, 509–534,, 2021.

Hammond, M.L., Beaulieu, C., Henson, S.A. et al. Regional surface chlorophyll trends and uncertainties in the global ocean. Sci Rep 10, 15273 (2020).

Keerthi, M. G., Levy, M., Aumont, O., Lengaigne, M., & Antoine, D. (2020). Contrasted contribution of intraseasonal time scales to surface chlorophyll variations in a bloom and an oligotrophic regime. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 125, e2019JC015701.

Kulk, Gemma & Platt, Trevor & Dingle, James & Jackson, Thomas & Jönsson, Bror & Bouman, Heather & Babin, Marcel & Brewin, Bob & Doblin, Martina & Estrada, Marta & Figueiras, F.G. & Furuya, Ken & González-Benítez, Natalia & Gudfinnsson, Hafsteinn & Gudmundsson, Kristinn & Huang, Bangqin & Isada, Tomonori & Kovač, Žarko & Lutz, Vivian & Sathyendranath, Shubha. (2020). Primary Production, an Index of Climate Change in the Ocean: Satellite-Based Estimates over Two Decades. Remote Sensing. 12. 826.

Pitarch, J.; Bellacicco, M.; Organelli, E.; Volpe, G.; Colella, S.; Vellucci, V.; Marullo, S. Retrieval of Particulate Backscattering Using Field and Satellite Radiometry: Assessment of the QAA Algorithm. Remote Sens. 2020, 12, 77.

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Losa Svetlana N., Soppa Mariana A., Dinter Tilman, Wolanin Aleksandra, Brewin Robert J. W., Bricaud Annick, Oelker Julia, Peeken Ilka, Gentili Bernard, Rozanov Vladimir, Bracher Astrid (2017) Synergistic Exploitation of Hyper- and Multi-Spectral Precursor Sentinel Measurements to Determine Phytoplankton Functional Types (SynSenPFT), Frontiers in Marine Science, 4, doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00203 

Martínez-Vicente Víctor, Evers-King Hayley, Roy Shovonlal, Kostadinov Tihomir S., Tarran Glen A., Graff Jason R., Brewin Robert J. W., Dall'Olmo Giorgio, Jackson Tom, Hickman Anna E., Röttgers Rüdiger, Krasemann Hajo, Marañón Emilio, Platt Trevor, Sathyendranath Shubha (2017), Intercomparison of Ocean Color Algorithms for Picophytoplankton Carbon in the Ocean, Frontiers in Marine Science, 4,  doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00378 

F. Mélin, V. Vantrepotte, A. Chuprin, M. Grant, T. Jackson, S. Sathyendranath, (2017) Assessing the fitness-for-purpose of satellite multi-mission ocean color climate data records: A protocol applied to OC-CCI chlorophyll-a data, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 203, Pages 139-151,  doi:10.1016/j.rse.2017.03.039.

Meyssignac, B., Piecuch, C.G., Merchant, C.J. et al. (2017) Causes of the Regional Variability in Observed Sea Level, Sea Surface Temperature and Ocean Colour Over the Period 1993–2011, Surv Geophys 38: 187.

Navarro Gabriel, Almaraz Pablo, Caballero Isabel, Vázquez Águeda, Huertas Isabel E. (2017)

Reproduction of Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Major Mediterranean Phytoplankton Groups from Remote Sensing OC-CCI Data, Frontiers in Marine Science , 4, doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00246    

Platt, T., Sathyendranath, S., White III, G.N., Jackson, T., Saux Picart, S. and Bouman, H., 2017. Primary Production: Sensitivity to Surface Irradiance and Implications for Archiving Data. Frontiers in Marine Science, 4, p.387.

Viena Puigcorbé, Montserrat Roca-Martí, Pere Masqué, Claudia R. Benitez-Nelson, Michiel Rutgers v. d. Loeff, Luis M. Laglera, Astrid Bracher, Wee Cheah, Volker H. Strass, Mario Hoppema, Juan Santos-Echeandía, Brian P.V. Hunt, Evgeny A. Pakhomov, Christine Klaas, (2017) Particulate organic carbon export across the Antarctic Circumpolar Current at 10°E: Differences between north and south of the Antarctic Polar Front, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, Volume 138, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2016.05.016.

Racault MF., Sathyendranath S., Menon N., Platt T. (2017) Phenological Responses to ENSO in the Global Oceans. In: Cazenave A., Champollion N., Paul F., Benveniste J. (eds) Integrative Study of the Mean Sea Level and Its Components. Space Sciences Series of ISSI, vol 58. Springer, Cham

Racault Marie-Fanny, Sathyendranath Shubha, Brewin Robert J. W., Raitsos Dionysios E., Jackson Thomas, Platt Trevor (2017), Impact of El Niño Variability on Oceanic Phytoplankton, Frontiers in Marine Science, 4, doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00133  

Racault, M.F., Takara, K., Miyazawa, Y., Kuroki, R., Yamagata, T. and Yamashiki, Y., 2017. Modeling of Extreme Freshwater Outflow from the North-Eastern Japanese River Basins to Western Pacific Ocean.

Montserrat Roca-Martí, Viena Puigcorbé, Morten H. Iversen, Michiel Rutgers van der Loeff, Christine Klaas, Wee Cheah, Astrid Bracher, Pere Masqué, (2017) High particulate organic carbon export during the decline of a vast diatom bloom in the Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, Volume 138,

Shovonlal Roy, Shubha Sathyendranath, Trevor Platt, (2017) Size-partitioned phytoplankton carbon and carbon-to-chlorophyll ratio from ocean colour by an absorption-based bio-optical algorithm, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 194, Pages 177-189,

S. Sathyendranath, Robert J.W. Brewin, Thomas Jackson, Frédéric Mélin, Trevor Platt, (2017) Ocean-colour products for climate-change studies: What are their ideal characteristics?, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 203, Pages 125-138,

Sathyendranath S., Bracher A., Brockmann C., Platt T., Ramon D., Regner P.(2017) Colour and Light in the Ocean (CLEO) 2016: A Scientific Roadmap from the CLEO Workshop Organised by ESA and PML. Held at ESRIN, Frascati, Italy on 6-8 September, 2016.

Shafeeque Muhammad, Sathyendranath Shubha, George Grinson, Balchand Alungal N., Platt Trevor (2017) Comparison of Seasonal Cycles of Phytoplankton Chlorophyll, Aerosols, Winds and Sea-Surface Temperature off Somalia, Frontiers in Marine Science, 4, doi:10.3389/fmars.2017.00386

Smyth, T., Quartly, G., Jackson, T., Tarran, G., Woodward, M., Harris, C., Gallienne, C., Thomas, R., Airs, R., Cummings, D. and Brewin, R., 2017. Determining Atlantic Ocean province contrasts and variations. Progress in oceanography, 158, pp.19-40.

Volker H. Strass, Harry Leach, Hartmut Prandke, Matthew Donnelly, Astrid U. Bracher, Dieter A. Wolf-Gladrow, (2017) The physical environmental conditions for biogeochemical differences along the Antarctic Circumpolar Current in the Atlantic Sector during late austral summer 2012, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, Volume 138, Pages 6-25,


Bacha, M. , Jeyid, M. A., Vantrepotte, V. , Dessailly, D. and Amara, R. (2017), Environmental effects on the spatio‐temporal patterns of abundance and distribution of Sardina pilchardus and sardinella off the Mauritanian coast (North‐West Africa). Fish. Oceanogr., 26: 282-298. doi:10.1111/fog.12192

André Belo Couto, Vanda Brotas, Frédéric Mélin, Steve Groom & Shubha Sathyendranath (2016) Inter-comparison of OC-CCI chlorophyll-a estimates with precursor data sets, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 37:18, 4337-4355, DOI: 10.1080/01431161.2016.1209313

Robert J.W. Brewin, Giorgio Dall'Olmo, Silvia Pardo, Virginie van Dongen-Vogels, Emmanuel S. Boss, (2016), Underway spectrophotometry along the Atlantic Meridional Transect reveals high performance in satellite chlorophyll retrievals, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 183, Pages 82-97,

Giorgio Dall'Olmo, James Dingle, Luca Polimene, Robert J. W. Brewin & Hervé Claustre, (2016) Substantial energy input to the mesopelagic ecosystem from the seasonal mixed-layer pump, Nature Geoscience volume 9, pages 820–823, doi:10.1038/ngeo2818

Ciavatta, S., Kay, S., Saux‐Picart, S., Butenschön, M. and Allen, J.I., (2016). Decadal reanalysis of biogeochemical indicators and fluxes in the North West European shelf‐sea ecosystem. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 121(3), pp.1824-1845.

Dreano D, Raitsos DE, Gittings J, Krokos G, Hoteit I (2016) The Gulf of Aden Intermediate Water Intrusion Regulates the Southern Red Sea Summer Phytoplankton Blooms. PLoS ONE 11(12): e0168440.

Herr, H., Viquerat, S., Siegel, V., Kock, K. H., Dorschel, B., Huneke, W. G., ... & Gutt, J. (2016). Horizontal niche partitioning of humpback and fin whales around the West Antarctic Peninsula: evidence from a concurrent whale and krill survey. Polar Biology, 39(5), 799-818.

Kahru, M., Elmgren, R., and Savchuk, O. P. (2016) Changing seasonality of the Baltic Sea, Biogeosciences, 13, 1009–1018,

Kahru, M., Lee, Z., Mitchell, B. G., & Nevison, C. D. (2016). Effects of sea ice cover on satellite-detected primary production in the Arctic Ocean. Biology letters, 12(11), 20160223.

Kratzer S. et al. (2016) Multitemporal Remote Sensing of Coastal Waters. In: Ban Y. (eds) Multitemporal Remote Sensing. Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing, vol 20. Springer, Cham

Mélin, F., Sclep, G., Jackson, T., & Sathyendranath, S. (2016). Uncertainty estimates of remote sensing reflectance derived from comparison of ocean color satellite data sets. Remote sensing of environment, 177, 107-124.

Mélin, F., 2016. Impact of inter-mission differences and drifts on chlorophyll-a trend estimates. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 37(10), pp.2233-2251.

Nieto, K, Mélin , F (2016) Variability of chlorophyll-a concentration in the Gulf of Guinea and its relation to physical oceanographic variables. Progress in Oceanography 151 (2017) 97–115.

Roxy, M. K., Modi, A., Murtugudde, R., Valsala, V., Panickal, S., Prasanna Kumar, S., Ravichandran, M., Vichi, M., and Lévy, M. ( 2016), A reduction in marine primary productivity driven by rapid warming over the tropical Indian Ocean, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 826– 833, doi:10.1002/2015GL066979

Sathyendranath, S., Groom, S., Grant, M., Brewin, R., Thompson, A., Chuprin, A., Horseman, A., Jackson, T., Vicente, V.M., Platt, T. and Brockmann, C., 2016. ESA ocean colour climate change initiative (ocean− colour− cci): Version 1.0 data. Centre Environ. Data Anal.

Sathyendranath, S.; Groom, S.; Grant, M.; Brewin, R.J.W.; Thompson, A.; Chuprin, A.; Horseman, A.; Jackson, T.; Martinez Vicente, V.; Platt, T.; Brockmann, C.; Zühlke, M.; Doerffer, R.; Valente, A.; Brotas, V.; Krasemann, H.; Müller, D.; Dowell, M.; Mélin, F.; Swinton, J.; Farman, A.; Lavender, S.; Moore, T.S.; Regner, P.; Roy, S.; Steinmetz, F.; Mazeran, C.; Brando, V.E.; Taberner, M.; Antoine, D.; Arnone, R.; Balch, W.M.; Barker, K.; Barlow, R.; Bélanger, S.; Berthon, J.-F.; Beşiktepe, Ş.; Canuti, E.; Chavez, F.; Claustre, H.; Crout, R.; Frouin, R.; García-Soto, C.; Gibb, S.W.; Gould, R.; Hooker, S.; Kahru, M.; Klein, H.; Kratzer, S.; Loisel, H.; McKee, D.; Mitchell, B.G.; Moisan, T.; Feldman, G.; Franz, B.; Muller-Karger, F.; O'Dowd, L.; Ondrusek, M.; Poulton, A.J.; Repecaud, M.; Smyth, T.; Sosik, H.M.; Twardowski, M.; Voss, K.; Werdell, J.; Wernand, M.; Zibordi, G. (2016): ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 2.0 Data. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, 20 December 2016. doi:10.5285/b0d6b9c5-14ba-499f-87c9-66416cd9a1dc.

Soppa, M.A.; Völker, C.; Bracher, A. Diatom Phenology in the Southern Ocean: Mean Patterns, Trends and the Role of Climate Oscillations. Remote Sens. 2016, 8, 420. 

Karina von Schuckmann, Pierre-Yves Le Traon, Enrique Alvarez-Fanjul, Lars Axell, Magdalena Balmaseda, Lars-Anders Breivik, Robert J. W. Brewin, Clement Bricaud, Marie Drevillon, Yann Drillet, Clotilde Dubois, Owen Embury, Hélène Etienne, Marcos García Sotillo, Gilles Garric, Florent Gasparin, Elodie Gutknecht, Stéphanie Guinehut, Fabrice Hernandez, Melanie Juza, Bengt Karlson, Gerasimos Korres, Jean-François Legeais, Bruno Levier, Vidar S. Lien, Rosemary Morrow, Giulio Notarstefano, Laurent Parent, Álvaro Pascual, Begoña Pérez-Gómez, Coralie Perruche, Nadia Pinardi, Andrea Pisano, Pierre-Marie Poulain, Isabelle M. Pujol, Roshin P. Raj, Urmas Raudsepp, Hervé Roquet, Annette Samuelsen, Shubha Sathyendranath, Jun She, Simona Simoncelli, Cosimo Solidoro, Jonathan Tinker, Joaquín Tintoré, Lena Viktorsson, Michael Ablain, Elin Almroth-Rosell, Antonio Bonaduce, Emanuela Clementi, Gianpiero Cossarini, Quentin Dagneaux, Charles Desportes, Stephen Dye, Claudia Fratianni, Simon Good, Eric Greiner, Jerome Gourrion, Mathieu Hamon, Jason Holt, Pat Hyder, John Kennedy, Fernando Manzano-Muñoz, Angélique Melet, Benoit Meyssignac, Sandrine Mulet, Bruno Buongiorno Nardelli, Enda O’Dea, Einar Olason, Aurélien Paulmier, Irene Pérez-González, Rebecca Reid, Marie-Fanny Racault, Dionysios E. Raitsos, Antonio Ramos, Peter Sykes, Tanguy Szekely & Nathalie Verbrugge (2016) The Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service Ocean State Report, Journal of Operational Oceanography, 9:sup2, s235-s320, DOI: 10.1080/1755876X.2016.1273446

Andrew N. Tyler, Peter D. Hunter, Evangelos Spyrakos, Steve Groom, Adriana Maria Constantinescu, Jonathan Kitchen, (2016) Developments in Earth observation for the assessment and monitoring of inland, transitional, coastal and shelf-sea waters, Science of The Total Environment, Volume 572, Pages 1307-1321,

Valente, A., Sathyendranath, S., Brotas, V., Groom, S., Grant, M., Taberner, M., Antoine, D., Arnone, R., Balch, W. M., Barker, K., Barlow, R., Bélanger, S., Berthon, J.-F., Beşiktepe, Ş., Brando, V., Canuti, E., Chavez, F., Claustre, H., Crout, R., Frouin, R., García-Soto, C., Gibb, S. W., Gould, R., Hooker, S., Kahru, M., Klein, H., Kratzer, S., Loisel, H., McKee, D., Mitchell, B. G., Moisan, T., Muller-Karger, F., O'Dowd, L., Ondrusek, M., Poulton, A. J., Repecaud, M., Smyth, T., Sosik, H. M., Twardowski, M., Voss, K., Werdell, J., Wernand, M., and Zibordi, G. (2016) A compilation of global bio-optical in situ data for ocean-colour satellite applications, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 8, 235–252,


Robert J.W. Brewin, Shubha Sathyendranath, Thomas Jackson, Ray Barlow, Vanda Brotas, Ruth Airs, Tarron Lamont, (2015) Influence of light in the mixed-layer on the parameters of a three-component model of phytoplankton size class, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 168,

Brewin, R. J., Sathyendranath, S., Müller, D., Brockmann, C., Deschamps, P. Y., Devred, E., ... & Groom, S. (2015). The Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative: III. A round-robin comparison on in-water bio-optical algorithms. Remote Sensing of Environment, 162, 271-294.

Brewin, R.J., Raitsos, D.E., Dall'Olmo, G., Zarokanellos, N., Jackson, T., Racault, M.F., Boss, E.S., Sathyendranath, S., Jones, B.H. and Hoteit, I., 2015. Regional ocean-colour chlorophyll algorithms for the Red Sea. Remote Sensing of Environment, 165, pp.64-85.

Fernandes, J.A., Kay, S., Hossain, M.A., Ahmed, M., Cheung, W.W., Lazar, A.N. and Barange, M., 2015. Projecting marine fish production and catch potential in Bangladesh in the 21st century under long-term environmental change and management scenarios. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 73(5), pp.1357-1369.

Kim, Y. S., Jang, C. J., & Son, Y. B. (2015). Interannual Variability of Summer Chlorophyll in the Southern Ocean: ENSO Effects. Ocean and Polar Research, 37(2), 149-159.

Kovač, Ž., Platt, T., Sathyendranath, S., Morović, M. and Jackson, T., 2015. Recovery of photosynthesis parameters from in situ profiles of phytoplankton production. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 73(2), pp.275-285.

Mélin, F. and Sclep, G., 2015. Band shifting for ocean color multi-spectral reflectance data. Optics Express, 23(3), pp.2262-2279.

Müller, D, Krasemann, H, Brewin, RJW, Brockmann, C, Deschamps, P-Y, Doerffer, R, Fomferra, N, Franz, BA, Grant, MG, Groom, SB, Mélin, F, Platt, T, Regner, P, Sathyendranath, S, Steinmetz, F, Swinton J (2015) The Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative: I. Spatial and temporal homogeneity of satellite data retrieval due to systematic effects in atmospheric correction processors, Remote Sensing of Environment

Müller, D, Krasemann, H, Brewin, RJW, Brockmann, C, Deschamps, P-Y, Doerffer, R, Fomferra, N, Franz, BA, Grant, MG, Groom, SB, Mélin, F, Platt, T, Regner, P, Sathyendranath, S, Steinmetz, F, Swinton J(2015) The Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative: II. A methodology for assessing atmospheric correction processors based on in-situ measurements, Remote Sensing of Environment

Pitarch, J., Volpe, G., Colella, S., Krasemann, H. and Santoleri, R., 2015. Remote sensing of chlorophyll in the Baltic Sea at basin scale from 1997 to 2012 using merged multisensor data. Ocean Science Discussions, 12(5).

Sá, C, D’Alimonte, D, Brito, A, Kajiyama, T, Vitorino, J, Mendes, CR, Oliveira, PB, da Silva, JCB, Brotas, V(2015) Validation of Standard and Alternative Satellite Ocean-Colour Chlorophyll Products off Western IberiaRemote Sensing of Environment, 168: 403-419.

Marie-Fanny Racault, Dionysios E. Raitsos, Michael L. Berumen, Robert J.W. Brewin, Trevor Platt, Shubha Sathyendranath, Ibrahim Hoteit, (2015) Phytoplankton phenology indices in coral reef ecosystems: Application to ocean-color observations in the Red Sea, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 160, Pages 222-234,

Sá, C., D'Alimonte, D., Brito, A.C., Kajiyama, T., Mendes, C.R., Vitorino, J., Oliveira, P.B., Da Silva, J.C.B. and Brotas, V., 2015. Validation of standard and alternative satellite ocean-color chlorophyll products off Western Iberia. Remote Sensing of Environment, 168, pp.403-419.

Serret, P, Robinson, C, Aranguren-Gassis, M, Garcia-Martin, EE, Gist, N, Kitidis, V, Lozano, J, Stephens, J, Harris, C, Thomas, R (2015) Both respiration and photosynthesis determine the scaling of plankton metabolism in the oligotrophic ocean, Nature Communications, 6, Article number:6961

Thomalla, S.J., M.-F. Racault, S. Swart, and P.M.S. Monteiro(2015) High-resolution view of the spring bloom initiation and net community production in the Subantarctic Southern Ocean using glider data, ICES J. Mar. Sci.

2014 and older

Brewin, RJW, Devred, E, Sathyendranath, S, Hardman-Mountford, NJ, Lavender, SJ (2011) A model of phytoplankton absorption based on three size classes. Appl. Optics, 50: 4535-4549.

Devred, E, Sathyendranath, S, Stuart, V, Platt, T (2011) A three component classification of phytoplankton absorption spectra: Application to ocean-color data., Remote Sensing of Environment. 115: 2255-2266.

Brewin, RJW, Hirata, T, Hardman-Mountford, NJ, Lavender, SJ, Sathyendranath, S, Barlow, R (2012) The influence of the Indian Ocean dipole on interannual variations in phytoplankton size structure as revealed by Earth observations., Deep Sea Res. II. 77–80: 117–127.

Brewin, RJW, Dall’Olmo, G, Sathyendranath, S, Hardman-Mountford, NJ(2012) Particle backscattering as a function of chlorophyll and phytoplankton size structure in the open-ocean. Optics Express. 20 (16): 17632–652.

Brewin, RJW, Raitsos, DE, Pradhan, Y, Hoteit, I (2013) Comparison of chlorophyll in the Red Sea derived from MODIS-Aqua and in vivo fluorescence, Remote Sensing of Environment, 136: 218-224.

Brewin, RJW , Sathyendranath, S, Müeller, D, Brockmann, C, Deschamps, P-Y, Devred, E, Doerffer, R, Fomferra, N, Franz, BA, Grant, MG, Groom, SB, Horseman, A, Hu C, Krasemann, H, Lee, Z, Maritorena, S, Mélin, F, Peters, M, Platt, T, Regner, P, Smyth, T, St (2013) The Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative I: A round-robin comparison on in-water bio-optical algorithms, Remote Sensing of Environment

Brewin, RJW., Mélin, F., Sathyendranath, S., Steinmetz, F., Chuprin, A., Grant, M. (2014) On the temporal consistency of chlorophyll products derived from three ocean-colour sensors., ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 97, 171-184

Brotas, V, Brewin, RJW, Sá, C, Brito, A, Silva, A, Mendes, CR, Diniz, T, Kaufman, M, Tarran, G, Groom, G, Platt, T, Sathyendranath, S (2013) Deriving phytoplankton size classes from satellite data: validation along a trophic grandient in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean. Remote Sensing of Environment. 134: 66-77.

Ciavatta, S, Torres, R, Saux-Picart, S, Allen JI (2011) Can ocean color assimilation improve biogeochemical hindcasts in shelf seas? Journal of Geophysical Research, 116: C12043.

Ciavatta, S, Torres, R, Martinez-Vicente, V, Smyth, T, Dall’Olmo, G, Polimene, L, Allen, IJ(2014) Assimilation of remotely-sensed optical properties to improve marine biogeochemistry modelling, Progress in Oceanography

Hollmann, R, Merchant, CJ, Saunders, R, C. Downy, Buchwitz, CM, Cazenave, A, Chuvieco, Defourny, EP, de Leeuw, Forsberg, GR, T. Holzer-Popp, T, Paul, F,Sandven, S, Sathyendranath, S, M. van Roozendael, M, Wagner, W(2013) The ESA Climate Change Initiative: satellite data records for essential climate variables, Bull. Am. Met. Soc.

Melin, F, Zibordi, G, Berthon, J-F, Bailey, S, Franz, BA, Voss, K, Flora, S, Grant, MG(2011) Assessment of MERIS reflectance data as processed with SeaDAS, Optics Express, 19 (25): 25657-25671.

Mélin, F, Zibordi, G, Holben, BN(2013) Assessment of the Aerosol Products From the SeaWiFS and MODIS Ocean-Color Missions, IEEE GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING LETTERS,, 10 (5): 1185-1189.

Racault, M-F, Le Quéré, C, Buitenhuis, E, Sathyendranath, S, Platt, T (2012) Phytoplankton phenology in the global ocean, Ecological Indicators, 14: 152-163.

Raitsos, DE, Pradhan, Y, Brewin, RJW, Stenchikov G, Hoteit, I (2013) Remote Sensing the Phytoplankton Seasonal Succession of the Red Sea, PLoS ONE 8(6): e64909.

Roy, S, Broomhead, DS, Platt, T, Sathyendranath, S, Ciavatta, S(2012) Sequential variations of phytoplankton growth and mortality in an NPZ model: A remote-sensing-based assessment, Journal of Marine Systems, 92: 16-29.

Roy, S, Sathyendranath, S, Bouman, H, Platt, T(2013) Modelling global distribution of phytoplankton cell diameter and size spectrum from light-absorption spectra, Remote Sensing of Environment, 139:: 187-197.

Sathyendranath, S, Brewin, RJW, Müeller, D, Brockmann, C, Deschamps, P-Y, Doerffer, R, Fomferra, N, Franz, BA, Grant, MG, Hu C, Krasemann, H, Lee, Z, Maritorena, S, Devred, E, Mélin, F, Peters, M, Smyth, T, Steinmetz, F, Swinton, J, Werdell, J, Regner, P (2012) Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative: Approach and Initial Results, IGARSS 2012: 2024-2027.

Saux Picart, S, Sathyendranath, S, Dowell, M, Moore, T, Platt, T(2013) Remote sensing of assimilation number for marine phytoplankton, Remote Sensing of Environment, 146: 87-96.

Steinmetz F, Pierre-Yves Deschamps, P-Y, Ramon, D(2011) Atmospheric correction in presence of sun glint: application to MERIS, Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 10: 9783-9800.

Zhai, L, Tang C, Platt, T, Sathyendranath, S (2011) Ocean response to attenuation of visible light by phytoplankton in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, J. Mar. Syst.

Zhai, Li, Gudmundsson, K, Miller, P, Peng, W, Guđfinnsson, Debes, H, Hátún, H, White, GN, Walls, RH, Sathyendranath, S, Platt, T (2012) Phytoplankton phenology and production around Iceland and Faroes, Continental Shelf Research, 37:15-25.

Zibordi, G, Holben, B, Mélin, F, D'Alimonte, D, Berthon, J-F, Slutsker, I, Giles, D (2010) AERONET-OC: An OverviewCanadian Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol 36, No 5: 448-497. Lobanova P.V., Basxhmachnikov I.L., Brotas, V. (2014) Analysis of satellite-based models of Primary Productivity in the North-East Atlantic Ocean. 12th Open Conference “Actual Problems in Remote Sensing of the Earth from Space”, 10-14 November, 2014, IKI RAN, Moscow, Russia