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Martin Visbeck

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel



The role of the ocean in interannual to centennial climate variability
Variability of regional ocean circulation
Deep water formation in subpolar regions
Lateral exchanges by mesoscale eddy processes
Sustained global ocean observations
The North Atlantic Oscillation and its impacts on the ocean
Tropical Atlantic Climate Variability
Antarctic Bottom Water formation
Ocean circulation configurations during past climates
ADCP observations in the open ocean and in coastal environments
Dynamics of oxygen minimum zones


Tel.: +49 431 600-4100

Research activities

Comprehensive Blue Wealth: Quantifying Ocean Sustainability and Its Uncertainties