Physical and Biogeochemical Controls of the Phytoplankton Seasonal Cycle in the Indian Ocean: A Modeling Study

  1. Jerry D. Wiggert,
  2. Raleigh R. Hood,
  3. S.Wajih A. Naqvi,
  4. Kenneth H. Brink and
  5. Sharon L. Smith
  1. Vamara Koné1,
  2. Olivier Aumont1,
  3. Marina Lévy2 and
  4. Laure Resplandy2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2008GM000700

Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability

Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability

How to Cite

Koné, V., Aumont, O., Lévy, M. and Resplandy, L. (2009) Physical and Biogeochemical Controls of the Phytoplankton Seasonal Cycle in the Indian Ocean: A Modeling Study, in Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability (eds J. D. Wiggert, R. R. Hood, S.Wajih. A. Naqvi, K. H. Brink and S. L. Smith), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000700

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institut De Recherche Pour Le DéVeloppement Plouzané, France

  2. 2

    LOCEAN-IPSL, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904757

Online ISBN: 9781118666364

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Keywords:

  • Chemical oceanography— Indian Ocean;
  • Marine chemical ecology—Indian Ocean;
  • Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)—Indian Ocean;
  • Monsoons—Indian Ocean;
  • Indian Ocean— Environmental conditions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods

  • Separation of the Summer and Winter Blooms

  • Model Validation

  • Model Analysis

  • Conclusions