In Preparation:

Marinov, I., Sharma, P., Cabre, A., Kostadinov, T.S., Shields, D., “Biomass of phytoplankton is not decreasing in low latitude oceans: new insights from SeaWiFS” (in prep. for BGC)

Sharma, P., Singh, A., Marinov, I. and Kostadinov, T.S., "Contrasting ENSO types with satellite derived ocean phytoplankton biomass in the Tropical Pacific" (in prep.)


J.L. Russell, I. Kamenkovich, C. Bitz, R. Ferrari, S.T. Gille, P.J. Goodman, R. Hallberg, K. Johnson, I. Marinov, M. Mazloff, S. Riser, J. L. Sarmiento, K. Speer, L. D. Talley and R. Wanninkhof, “Metrics for the Evaluation of the Southern Ocean in Coupled Climate Models and Earth System Models” (submitted to JGR-Oceans SOCCOM Special Issue).

A. Cabré, I. Marinov and A. Gnanadesikan: "Global atmospheric teleconnections and multi-decadal climate oscillations driven by Southern Ocean convection" Journal of Climate. (Submitted, Oct 2016)

Behzad Asadieh and Nir Y. Krakauer: "Global change in flood and drought intensities under climate change in the 21st century", Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss.,, in review, 2017.

Published: (group members highlighted)

A. Cabré, I. Marinov, and A. Gnanadesikan, “Global atmospheric teleconnections and multi-decadal climate oscillations driven by Southern Ocean convection” Journal of Climate, Vol 30, 8107-8126, (2017)

A.M. Marinov, I. Marinov and M.A. Diminescu, “Groundwater Quality in the proximity of a polluted lake: a joint experimental-modeling study”, in Environmental Engineering and Management Journal (EEMJ), Vol 16(5), 1081-1091, 2017

T. Kostadinov, A. Cabré, H. Vedantham, I. Marinov, A. Bracher, R. Brewin, A. Bricaud, T. Hirata, T. Hirawake, N. Hardman-Mountford, C. Mouw, S. Roy, J. Uitz, Inter-Comparison of Phytoplankton Functional Types Derived from Ocean Color Algorithms and Earth System Models: Phenology. Remote Sensing of Environment 190, 162-177, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2016.11.014 (2017)

A. Cabré, D. Shields, I. Marinov and T. Kostadinov (2016): Phenology of size-partitioned phytoplankton carbon-biomass from Ocean Color Remote Sensing and CMIP5 Models. Frontiers in Marine Science, 3:39. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2016.00039

Kostadinov, T. S., Milutinović, S., Marinov, I., and Cabré, A. (2016): Carbon-based phytoplankton size classes retrieved via ocean color estimates of the particle size distribution, Ocean Sci. Discuss., 12, 573-644, doi:10.5194/osd-12-573-2015. (PDF)

I. Marinov, R. Bernardello , J. B. Palter (2015): Present and Projected climate variability at high latitudes and its impact on the ocean carbon cycle. US CLIVAR Variations, 13(2)

Leung, S., Cabré, A., and Marinov, I. (2015): A latitudinally-banded phytoplankton response to 21st century climate change in the Southern Ocean across the CMIP5 model suite, Biogeosciences., 12, 5715-5734, doi:10.5194/bg-12-5715-2015. (PDF)

Cabré, A., I. Marinov, and S. Leung (2015): Consistent global responses of marine ecosystems to future climate change across the IPCC AR5 Earth System Models, Climate Dynamics, 45 (5), p. 1253-1280, doi: 10.1007/s00382-014-2374-3. (PDF)

Cabré, A., I. Marinov, R. Bernardello, and D. Bianchi (2015): Oxygen minimum zones in the tropical Pacific across CMIP5 models: mean state differences and climate change trends. Biogeosciences, 12, 5429–5454 doi:10.5194/bg-12-5429-2015

Børsheim, K. Y., S. Milutinović,, and K. F. Drinkwater (2014): TOC and satellite-sensed chlorophyll and primary production at the Arctic Front in the Nordic Seas, Journal of Marine Systems, 139, 373–382, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.07.012. (PDF)

Bernardello, R., Marinov I.,, Palter, J.B., Galbraith, E.D., and J.L. Sarmiento (2014): Impact of Weddell Sea deep convection on natural and anthropogenic carbon in a climate model, Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1002/2014GL061313. (PDF)

Marinov, I. and Marinov, A.M. (2014): A Coupled Mathematical Model to Predict the Influence of Nitrogen Fertilization on Crop, Soil and Groundwater Quality, Water Resources Management, doi:10.1007/s11269-014-0664-5. (PDF)

Marinov, I. and Marinov, A.M., The Influence of a municipal solid waste landfill on groundwater quality: a modeling case study for Râureni-Râmnicu Vâlcea (Romania) International Journal of Computational Methods and Experimental Measurements, Vol. 2, No. 2, p.1-18 WIT Press, doi:10.2495/CMEM-V0-NO-1-18, (2014). (PDF)

de Lavergne, C.J. B. Palter, E. D. Galbraith, R. Bernardello and I. Marinov, 2014: Cessation of Weddell Sea convection due to climate warming, Nature Climate Change. (Download, Supplement)

Bernardello, Raffaele, Irina Marinov, Jaime B. Palter, Jorge L. Sarmiento, Eric D. Galbraith, Richard D. Slater, 2014: Response of the Ocean Natural Carbon Storage to Projected Twenty-First-Century Climate Change. J. Climate, 27, 2033–2053. (Download)

I. Marinov, S. Doney, I. Lima, K. Lindsay, J. K. Moore, N. Mahowald, 2013: North-South asymmetry in the modeled phytoplankton community response to climate change over the 21st century. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, Vol. 27, 1–17. (PDF)

J. Palter, I. Marinov, N. Gruber and J. L. Sarmiento, Large-scale, persistent nutrient fronts of the world ocean: impacts on biogeochemistry, I.M. Belkin (ed.), Chemical Oceanography of Frontal Zones. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. 2013. (Download)

Moore, C.M., Mills, M.M., Arrigo, K., Berman-Frank, I., Bopp, L., Boyd, P.W., Galbraith, E., Geider, R.J., Guieu, C., Jaccard, S, Jickells, T., La Roche, J., Lenton, T., Mahowold, N., Maranon, E., Marinov, I., Moore, K., Nakatsuka, T., Oschlies, A., Saito, M., Thingstad, F., Tsuda, A., Ulloa, O. and Wallace, D. Nutrient limitation in the upper ocean: processes, patterns and potential for change. Nature Geosciences, 2013. (download)

Ahumada-Sempoal, M.A., Flexas, M.M., Bernardello, R., Bahamon, N., Cruzado, A. Northern Current variability and its impact on the Blanes Canyon circulation: A numerical study. In Press, August 2013, Progress in Oceanography. (Link)

Bernardello, R. , Cardoso-Mohedano, J. G., Bahamon, N., Donis, D., Marinov, I. , and Cruzado, A. Factors controlling interannual variability of vertical organic matter export and phytoplankton bloom dynamics – a numerical case-study for the NW Mediterranean Sea . Biogeosciences, 9, 4233-4245, doi:10.5194/bg-9-4233-2012, 2012 (download)

Marinov, I and A. Gnanadesikan. Changes in ocean circulation and carbon storage are decoupled from air-sea CO2 fluxes, Biogeosciences 8, 505-513, doi:10.5194/bg-8-505-2011, 2011. (download)

Bahamon, N., Aguzzi, J., Bernardello, R. , Ahumada-Sempoal, M. A., Puigdefabregas, J., Cateura, J., Muoz, E., Velsquez, Z., Cruzado, A. The new pelagic Operational Observatory of the Catalan Sea (OOCS) for the multisensor coordinated measurement of atmospheric and oceanographic conditions . Sensors 2011, 11(12), 11251-11272; doi:10.3390/s111211251. (download)

Marinov, A.M. and I. Marinov, in press. Pumping regime strongly influences groundwater quality in the proximity of a large polluted lake, Water Resources Management VI, WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, Vol 145, 423-­435, doi:10.2495/WRM110371, 2011. (download)

Marinov, I., S. Doney and I. Lima Response of ocean phytoplankton community structure to climate change over the 21st century: partitioning the effects of nutrients, temperature and light, Biogeosciences 7, 3941–3959, doi:10.5149/bg-7-3941-2010, 2010. (download)

Sarmiento, J. L., A. Gnanadesikan, I. Marinov, and R. D. Slater, in press. The role of marine biota in the CO2 balance of the ocean-atmosphere system. In: C.M. Duarte (Ed.). The Role of Marine Biota in the Functioning of the Biosphere. Fundación BBVA, Madrid, 2010. (Chapter 4)

Drake, S. and Shor, R. Oceans of Plastic. Penn Arts & ramp; Sciences Magazine. Fall/Winter 2010. (download)

Gnanadesikan, A. and I. Marinov. Export is not enough: Nutrient cycling and carbon sequestration, Marine Ecological Progress Series, invited contribution to the Thematic Section on "Implications of large scale iron fertilization of the oceans", Vol. 364, 289-294, doi:10.3354/meps/07750, 2008. (download)

Marinov, I., A. Gnanadesikan, J.L. Sarmiento, R. Toggweiler and B. Mignone. Impact of oceanic circulation on the ocean biological carbon storage and atmospheric pCO2, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, Vol 22, GB3007, doi:10.1029/2007GB002958, 2008. (download)

Marinov, I., M. Folows, A. Gnandesikan, J.L. Sarmiento, and R.D. Slater, How does ocean biology affect atmospheric pCO2? Theory and Models, JGR Oceans, Vol 113, C07032, doi:10.1029/2007JC004598, 2008. (download)

Marinov, I., A. Gnanadesikan, J.L. Sarmiento, R. Toggweiler, M. Follows and B. Mignone, Impact of oceanic circulation on the biological carbon storage in the ocean and atmospheric pCO2, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, Vol 22, GB3007, doi:10.1029/2007GB002958, 2008. (download)

I. Marinov and W. Judd, Ocean Carbon, New Zealand Geographic, nr.81, September-October 2006. (download)

Marinov, I., A. Gnanadesikan, R. Toggweiler, and J.L. Sarmiento. The Southern Ocean Biogeochemical Divide, Nature (441), doi:10.1038, June 22, 2006. (download | supplementary)

Marinov, I. and J.L. Sarmiento, The role of the oceans in the global carbon cycle: an overview Ocean Carbon Cycle and Climate, NATO ASI volume, 251-295, ed. M. Follows and T. Oguz, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004 (download)

Smith, K.S., G. Boccaletti, C.C. Henning, I. Marinov, C.Y. Tam, I.M. Held and G.K.Vallis, Turbulent Diffusion in the Geostrophic Inverse Cascade, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 469, 13-48, 2002. (download)

Abott, S., and I. Marinov, The Boundedness of the Riesz projection on spaces with weights, Pacific Journal of Mathematics, 198 (2), 257-267, 2001. (download)

Marinov, I., A. Marinov Mathematical modeling of internal and surface waves in a thermally stratified lake. Romanian Conference on technologies and equipment for improving the quality of the environment - proceedings, edited by the Politechnical University of Bucharest, Romania, vol. 10, 1998.