Prof. Dr. Torsten Kanzow

Physical Oceanographer

Division Climate Sciences | Physical Oceanography of the Polar Seas | Sea Ice Physics
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Email Torsten Kanzow
Phone +49(471)4831-2913
Fax +49(471)4831-1149
Address Alfred Wegener Institute
Bussestraße 24,
D-27570 Bremerhaven
(Room F-214)

Responsibilities

Head of Observational Oceanography


Research interests

large-scale ocean circulation; ocean margin circulation; ocean turbulence; high-latitude oceanography

Latest Publications

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Overflow induced Turbulence in a Deep Ocean Channel (2016)
Tippenhauer, Sandra; Dengler, Marcus; Fischer, Tim; Kanzow, Torsten
hdl: 10013/epic.46749


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Overflow induced turbulence in a deep ocean channel (2015)
Tippenhauer, Sandra; Dengler, Marcus; Fischer , Tim; Kanzow, Torsten
hdl: 10013/epic.46421


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Pathways of warm water to the 79°N-Glacier (2015)
Schaffer, Janin; Dodd, Paul; von Appen, Wilken-Jon; Kanzow, Torsten; Mayer, Christoph; Schauer, Ursula
hdl: 10013/epic.46482


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Pathways of warm water to the Northeast Greenland outlet glaciers (2015)
Schaffer, Janin; Dodd, Paul; Timmermann, Ralph; Kanzow, Torsten; Arndt, Jan Erik; Mayer, Christoph; Schauer, Ursula
hdl: 10013/epic.46481


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Pathways of warm water to the Northeast Greenland outlet glaciers (2015)
Schaffer, Janin; Timmermann, Ralph; Kanzow, Torsten; Arndt, Jan Erik; Mayer, Christoph; Schauer, Ursula
hdl: 10013/epic.45379


Latest Datasets


Physical oceanography, current meter data, and microstructure measurements 180 km downstream of Denmark Strait sill during Maria S. Merian cruise MSM21/1b (2016)
Schaffer, Janin; Kanzow, Torsten; Jochumsen, Kerstin; Lackschewitz, Klas S; Tippenhauer, Sandra; Zhurbas, Victor M; Quadfasel, Detlef


The formation of a subsurface anticyclonic eddy in the Peru-Chile Undercurrent and its impact on the near-coastal salinity, oxygen and nutrient distributions (2016)
Thomsen, Soeren; Kanzow, Torsten; Krahmann, Gerd; Greatbatch, Richard J; Dengler, Marcus


Objective Mapping of Argo data in the Weddell Gyre: a gridded dataset of upper ocean water properties, link to data files in NetCDF format (2015)
Reeve, Krissy A; Boebel, Olaf; Kanzow, Torsten; Strass, Volker H; Rohardt, Gerd; Fahrbach, Eberhard