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Highly variable upper and abyssal overturning cells in the South Atlantic

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Science Advances  05 Aug 2020:
Vol. 6, no. 32, eaba7573
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aba7573

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vol. 6 no. 32

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  • Received for publication January 2, 2020
  • Accepted for publication June 25, 2020
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  1. M. Kersalé1,2,*,
  2. C. S. Meinen2,
  3. R. C. Perez2,
  4. M. Le Hénaff1,2,
  5. D. Valla3,
  6. T. Lamont4,5,
  7. O. T. Sato6,
  8. S. Dong2,
  9. T. Terre7,
  10. M. van Caspel6,
  11. M. P. Chidichimo3,8,9,
  12. M. van den Berg4,
  13. S. Speich10,
  14. A. R. Piola3,9,11,
  15. E. J. D. Campos6,12,
  16. I. Ansorge5,
  17. D. L. Volkov1,2,
  18. R. Lumpkin2 and
  19. S. L. Garzoli1,2
  1. 1Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA.
  2. 2NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, Miami, FL, USA.
  3. 3Servicio de Hidrografía Naval, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  4. 4Oceans and Coasts Research Branch, Department of Environmental Affairs, Cape Town, South Africa.
  5. 5Department of Oceanography, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch 7701, South Africa.
  6. 6Oceanographic Institute, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.
  7. 7IFREMER, University of Brest, CNRS, IRD, Laboratoire d'Océanographie Physique et Spatiale (LOPS), IUEM, Plouzané, France.
  8. 8Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), Argentina.
  9. 9Instituto Franco-Argentino sobre Estudio del Clima y sus Impactos (UMI-IFAECI/CNRS-CONICET-UBA), Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  10. 10Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique–IPSL, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France.
  11. 11Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  12. 12Department of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: marion.kersale{at}


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