Dr Katy Sheen
Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Key publications



Sheen KL, Smith DM, Dunstone NJ, Eade R, Rowell DP, Vellinga M (In Press). Skilful prediction of Sahel summer rainfall on inter-annual and multi-year timescales. Nature Communications DOI.
Sheen KL, Smith D, Dunstone N, Eade R, Rowell D, Vellinga M (2017). Skilful prediction of Sahel summer rainfall on inter-annual and multi-year timescales. Nature Communications Full text. DOI.
Smith DM, Booth BBB, Dunstone NJ, Eade R, Hermanson L, Jones GS, Scaife AA, Sheen KL, Thompson V (2016). Role of volcanic and anthropogenic aerosols in the recent global surface warming slowdown. Nature Climate Change, 6(10), 936-940. DOI.
Trossman DS, Waterman S, Polzin KL, Arbic BK, Garner ST, Naveira-Garabato AC, Sheen KL (2015). Internal lee wave closures: Parameter sensitivity and comparison to observations. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 120(12), 7997-8019. Author URL. DOI.
Sheen KL, Brearley JA, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Laurent LS, Meredith MP, Thurnherr AM, Waterman SN (2015). Modification of turbulent dissipation rates by a deep Southern Ocean eddy. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(9), 3450-3457. DOI.
Sheen KL, Garabato ACN, Brearley JA, Meredith MP, Polzin KL, Smeed DA, Forryan A, King BA, Sallée JB, St Laurent L, et al (2014). Eddy-induced variability in Southern Ocean abyssal mixing on climatic timescales. Nature Geoscience, 7(8), 577-582. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

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Journal articles

Sheen KL, Smith DM, Dunstone NJ, Eade R, Rowell DP, Vellinga M (In Press). Skilful prediction of Sahel summer rainfall on inter-annual and multi-year timescales. Nature Communications DOI.
Sheen KL, Smith D, Dunstone N, Eade R, Rowell D, Vellinga M (2017). Skilful prediction of Sahel summer rainfall on inter-annual and multi-year timescales. Nature Communications Full text. DOI.
Clement L, Frajka-Williams E, Sheen KL, Brearley JA, Garabato ACN (2016). Generation of Internal Waves by Eddies Impinging on the Western Boundary of the North Atlantic. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY, 46(4), 1067-1079. Author URL. DOI.
Smith DM, Booth BBB, Dunstone NJ, Eade R, Hermanson L, Jones GS, Scaife AA, Sheen KL, Thompson V (2016). Role of volcanic and anthropogenic aerosols in the recent global surface warming slowdown. Nature Climate Change, 6(10), 936-940. DOI.
Trossman DS, Waterman S, Polzin KL, Arbic BK, Garner ST, Naveira-Garabato AC, Sheen KL (2015). Internal lee wave closures: Parameter sensitivity and comparison to observations. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 120(12), 7997-8019. Author URL. DOI.
Sheen KL, Brearley JA, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Laurent LS, Meredith MP, Thurnherr AM, Waterman SN (2015). Modification of turbulent dissipation rates by a deep Southern Ocean eddy. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(9), 3450-3457. DOI.
Sarkar S, Sheen KL, Klaeschen D, Brearley JA, Minshull TA, Berndt C, Hobbs RW, Garabato ACN (2015). Seismic reflection imaging of mixing processes in Fram Strait. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 120(10), 6884-6896. Author URL. DOI.
Sévellec F, Naveira Garabato AC, Brearley JA, Sheen KL (2015). Vertical Flow in the Southern Ocean Estimated from Individual Moorings. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 45(9), 2209-2220. DOI.
Brearley JA, Sheen KL, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Speer KG, Thurnherr AM, Meredith MP, Waterman S (2014). Deep boundary current disintegration in Drake Passage. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(1), 121-127. DOI.
Sheen KL, Garabato ACN, Brearley JA, Meredith MP, Polzin KL, Smeed DA, Forryan A, King BA, Sallée JB, St Laurent L, et al (2014). Eddy-induced variability in Southern Ocean abyssal mixing on climatic timescales. Nature Geoscience, 7(8), 577-582. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Waterman S, Polzin KL, Naveira Garabato AC, Sheen KL, Forryan A (2014). Suppression of Internal Wave Breaking in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current near Topography. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 44(5), 1466-1492. DOI.
Brearley JA, Sheen KL, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Waterman S (2013). Eddy-Induced Modulation of Turbulent Dissipation over Rough Topography in the Southern Ocean. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 43(11), 2288-2308. DOI.
Sheen KL, Brearley JA, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Waterman S, Ledwell JR, Meredith MP, St Laurent L, Thurnherr AM, Toole JM, et al (2013). Rates and mechanisms of turbulent dissipation and mixing in the Southern Ocean: Results from the Diapycnal and Isopycnal Mixing Experiment in the Southern Ocean (DIMES). Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 118(6), 2774-2792. Abstract. DOI.
Sheen KL, White NJ, Caulfield CP, Hobbs RW (2012). Seismic imaging of a large horizontal vortex at abyssal depths beneath the Sub-Antarctic Front. Nature Geoscience, 5(8), 542-546. DOI.
Sheen KL, White N, Caulfield CP, Hobbs RW (2011). Estimating Geostrophic Shear from Seismic Images of Oceanic Structure. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 28(9), 1149-1154. DOI.
Sheen KL, White NJ, Hobbs RW (2009). Estimating mixing rates from seismic images of oceanic structure. Geophysical Research Letters, 36 DOI.

Publications by year



In Press

Sheen KL, Smith DM, Dunstone NJ, Eade R, Rowell DP, Vellinga M (In Press). Skilful prediction of Sahel summer rainfall on inter-annual and multi-year timescales. Nature Communications DOI.

2017

Sheen KL, Smith D, Dunstone N, Eade R, Rowell D, Vellinga M (2017). Skilful prediction of Sahel summer rainfall on inter-annual and multi-year timescales. Nature Communications Full text. DOI.

2016

Clement L, Frajka-Williams E, Sheen KL, Brearley JA, Garabato ACN (2016). Generation of Internal Waves by Eddies Impinging on the Western Boundary of the North Atlantic. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY, 46(4), 1067-1079. Author URL. DOI.
Smith DM, Booth BBB, Dunstone NJ, Eade R, Hermanson L, Jones GS, Scaife AA, Sheen KL, Thompson V (2016). Role of volcanic and anthropogenic aerosols in the recent global surface warming slowdown. Nature Climate Change, 6(10), 936-940. DOI.

2015

Trossman DS, Waterman S, Polzin KL, Arbic BK, Garner ST, Naveira-Garabato AC, Sheen KL (2015). Internal lee wave closures: Parameter sensitivity and comparison to observations. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 120(12), 7997-8019. Author URL. DOI.
Sheen KL, Brearley JA, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Laurent LS, Meredith MP, Thurnherr AM, Waterman SN (2015). Modification of turbulent dissipation rates by a deep Southern Ocean eddy. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(9), 3450-3457. DOI.
Sarkar S, Sheen KL, Klaeschen D, Brearley JA, Minshull TA, Berndt C, Hobbs RW, Garabato ACN (2015). Seismic reflection imaging of mixing processes in Fram Strait. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 120(10), 6884-6896. Author URL. DOI.
Sévellec F, Naveira Garabato AC, Brearley JA, Sheen KL (2015). Vertical Flow in the Southern Ocean Estimated from Individual Moorings. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 45(9), 2209-2220. DOI.

2014

Brearley JA, Sheen KL, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Speer KG, Thurnherr AM, Meredith MP, Waterman S (2014). Deep boundary current disintegration in Drake Passage. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(1), 121-127. DOI.
Sheen KL, Garabato ACN, Brearley JA, Meredith MP, Polzin KL, Smeed DA, Forryan A, King BA, Sallée JB, St Laurent L, et al (2014). Eddy-induced variability in Southern Ocean abyssal mixing on climatic timescales. Nature Geoscience, 7(8), 577-582. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Waterman S, Polzin KL, Naveira Garabato AC, Sheen KL, Forryan A (2014). Suppression of Internal Wave Breaking in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current near Topography. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 44(5), 1466-1492. DOI.

2013

Brearley JA, Sheen KL, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Waterman S (2013). Eddy-Induced Modulation of Turbulent Dissipation over Rough Topography in the Southern Ocean. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 43(11), 2288-2308. DOI.
Sheen KL, Brearley JA, Naveira Garabato AC, Smeed DA, Waterman S, Ledwell JR, Meredith MP, St Laurent L, Thurnherr AM, Toole JM, et al (2013). Rates and mechanisms of turbulent dissipation and mixing in the Southern Ocean: Results from the Diapycnal and Isopycnal Mixing Experiment in the Southern Ocean (DIMES). Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 118(6), 2774-2792. Abstract. DOI.

2012

Sheen KL, White NJ, Caulfield CP, Hobbs RW (2012). Seismic imaging of a large horizontal vortex at abyssal depths beneath the Sub-Antarctic Front. Nature Geoscience, 5(8), 542-546. DOI.

2011

Sheen KL, White N, Caulfield CP, Hobbs RW (2011). Estimating Geostrophic Shear from Seismic Images of Oceanic Structure. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 28(9), 1149-1154. DOI.

2009

Sheen KL, White NJ, Hobbs RW (2009). Estimating mixing rates from seismic images of oceanic structure. Geophysical Research Letters, 36 DOI.