Awnesh Singh 2019-06-12T09:07:59+00:00

Awnesh Singh (PhD)

Senior Lecturer/Physical Oceanographer

Email: awnesh.singh@usp.ac.fj

Tel: +679 3232666

Teaching duties

PC415: Climate Science

PC428: Tropical Meteorology

Research interests

  1. Climate variability
  2. El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) dynamics
  3. Ocean response to tropical cyclones
  4. Coastal hydrodynamics

Sharma, P.,A. Singh, I. Marinov, A. Cabre, and T. Kostadinov (2019), Contrasting ENSO types with satellite derived ocean phytoplankton biomass in the Tropical Pacific, Geophysical Research Letters, 46, doi:110.1029/2018GL080689. [link]

Sharma, P., I. Marinov, A. Cabre, T. Kostadinov, and A. Singh (2019), Increasing biomass in the warm oceans: Unexpected new insights from SeaWiFS, Geophysical Research Letters, 46, doi:10.1029/2018GL079684. [link]

Keppler, L., S. Cravatte, A. Chaigneau, C. Pegliasco, L. Gourdeau, and A. Singh (2018), Observed Characteristics and Vertical Structure of Mesoscale Eddies in the Southwest Tropical Pacific, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123, 2731-2756, doi:10.1002/2017JC013712. [link]

Kumar, V., A. Melet, B. Meyssignac, A. Ganachaud, W. Kessler, A. Singh, and J. Aucan (2018), Reconstruction of local sea-levels at south west Pacific islands – a multiple linear regression approach (1988-2014), Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123, 1502-1518, doi:10.1002/2017JC013053. [link]

Rauser, F., M. Alqadi, S. Arowolo, N. Baker, J. Bedard, E. Behrens, N. Dogulu, L. Domingues, A. Frassoni, J. Keller, S. Kirkpatrick, G. Langendijk, M. Mirsafa, S. Mohammad, A. Naumann, M. Osman, K. Reed, M. Greilinger, V. Schemann, A. Singh, S. Sonntag, F. Tummon, D. Victor, M. Villafuerte, J. Walawender, and M. Zaroug (2016), Earth system science Frontiers – an ECS perspective, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0025.1. [link]

Evans, K., J.W. Young, S. Nicol, D. Kolody, V. Allain, J. Bell, J.N. Brown, A. Ganachaud, A.J. Hobday, B. Hunt, J. Innes, A. Sen Gupta, E. van Sebille, R. Kloser, T. Patterson, and A. Singh (2015), Optimising fisheries management in relation to tuna catches in the western central Pacific Ocean: A review of research priorities and opportunities, Marine Policy, 59, 94-104, doi:10.1016/j.marpol.2015.05.003. [link]

Delcroix, T., M.-H. Radenac, S. Cravatte, G. Alory, L. Gourdeau, F. Léger, A. Singh and D. Varillon (2014), Sea surface salinity and temperature seasonal changes in the western Solomon and Bismark Seas, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi:10.1002/2013JC009733. [link]

Singh, A., and T. Delcroix (2013), Eastern and Central Pacific ENSO and their relationships to the recharge/discharge oscillator paradigm, Deep Sea Research I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 82, 32-43, doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2013.08.002. [link]

Radenac, M.H., F. Léger, A. Singh, and T. Delcroix (2012), Sea surface chlorophyll signature in the tropical Pacific during Eastern and Central Pacific ENSO events, Journal of Geophysical Research — Oceans, 117, C04007, doi:10.1029/2011JC007841. [link]

Singh, A., and T. Delcroix (2011), Estimating the effects of ENSO upon the observed freshening trends of the western tropical Pacific Ocean, Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L21607, doi:10.1029/2011GL049636. [link]

Singh, A., T. Delcroix, and S. Cravatte (2011), Contrasting the flavors of El Niño Southern Oscillation using sea surface salinity observations, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, 116, C06016, doi:10.1029/2010JC006862. [link]