Papers to be Discussed during January 25, 2006 Brown Bag

Seager, R., Battisti, D.S., Yin, J. Gordon, N., Naik, N., Clement, A.C., Cane, M.A., Is the Gulf Stream responsible for Europe's mild winters?, Quarterly Journal of the the Royal Meteorological Society, 128, 2563-2586, 2002.

Vellinga, M., Wood, R. A., Global climatic impacts of a collapse of the Atlantic thermohaline circulation, Climatic Change, 54, 251-267, 2002.

Wood, R.A., Vellinga, M., Thorpe, R., Global warming and thermohaline circulation stability, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A, 361, 1961-1975, 2003.

Bryden, H.L., Longworth, H.R., Cunningham, S.A., Slowing of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation at 25 N, Nature, 438, 655-657, 2005.

Quadfasel, D., News and Views, Oceanography: the Atlantic heat conveyor slows , Nature, 438, 565-566, 2005.