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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Emeritus Professor of Oceanography
Department School of the Environment
Address
Flinders University, Faculty of Science & Engineering GPO Box 2100
Adelaide
SA
5001
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel [61] (8) 8201 3688
Email
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Website http://www.flinders.edu.au/people/matthias.tomczak, http://www.users.on.net/~mtomczak/
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Dr. habil., Dr. rer.nat.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Physical Oceanography
Research Activities Interests: * large-scale ocean circulation * water mass analysis * tracers and water masses in numerical models * the fresh water budget of the oceanic mixed layer * rainfall measurement over the tropical ocean * science, civilization and society.
Research Region 71, 100, 84, 58, 95, 93, 94
Comments I retired in 2006 and now study mainly the history of science, but I may be available for oceanography questions, not for collaborative work any more. A list of my most recent citations is available from http://www.flinders.edu.au/people/matthias.tomczak
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof. Matthias TOMCZAK)

Tippins, D. and M. Tomczak (2003) Meridional Turner angles and density compensation in the upper ocean. Ocean Dynamics 53, 332-342.
Tomczak, M. and J. S. Godfrey (2003) Regional Oceanography: an Introduction. 2nd improved edition. Daya Publishing House, Delhi. 390p.
James, C., M. Tomczak, I. Helmond and L. Pender (2002) Summer and winter surveys of the Subtropical Front of the south eastern Indian Ocean. J. Mar. Systems 37, 129-149.
Tomczak, M. (2001) Upper ocean mean horizontal structure. In Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences, J. Steele, S. Thorpe, and K. Turekian (eds) 3083- 3094.
Wu, W., M. Tomczak, X. H. Fang and D. X. Wu, DX (2001) The barrier layer in the southern region of the South China Sea. Chinese Science Bulletin 46, 1388-1392.
Lebedev, I., M. Tomczak and J.-L. Redelsperger (2001) Tropical ocean response to atmospheric forcing at kilometer scales. J. Geophys. Res. 106, 11,399-11,410.
Tomczak, M. (2000) Lecture Notes and Seminar Abstracts from the Fourth Australian Climate Research Graduate Summer School. Flinders Institute for Atmospheric and Marine Sciences Technical Report 16.
Tomczak, M. (2000) An Introduction to online physical oceanography. Oceanography 13, 104-105.
Mata, M. M., M. Tomczak, S. Wijffels and J. A. Church (2000) East Australian current volume transports at 30°S: estimates from the World Ocean Circulation experiment hydrographic sections PR11/P6 and the PCM3 current meter array. J. Geophys. Res. 105, 28,509-28,526.
Herzfeld, M. and M. Tomczak (1999) Bottom-driven upwelling generated by eastern intensification in closed and semi-closed basins with a sloping bottom. Mar. Freshwater Res. 50, 613-628.
Tomczak, M. (1999) Some historical, theoretical and applied aspects of quantitative water mass analysis. J. Mar. Res. 57, 275-303.
Lebedev, I. and M. Tomczak (1999) Rainfall measurements with navigational radar. J. Geophys. Res. 104, 13,697-13,708.
Poole, R. and M. Tomczak (1999) Optimum multiparameter analysis of the water mass structure in the Atlantic Ocean thermocline. Deep-Sea Res. 46, 1895-1921.
Karstensen, J. and M. Tomczak (1998) Age determination of mixed water masses with CFC and oxygen data. J. Geophys. Res. 103, 18,599-18,610.
Karstensen, J. and M. Tomczak (1997) Ventilation processes and water mass ages in the thermocline of the southeast Indian Ocean. Geophys. Res. Letters 24, 2777-2780.
Schodlok, M. and M. Tomczak (1997) The circulation south of Australia derived from an inverse model. Geophys. Res. Letters 24, 2781-2784.
Herzfeld, M. and M. Tomczak (1997) Numerical modelling of the sea surface temperature and circulation in the Great Australian Bight. Prog. Oceanog. 39, 29-78.
Tomczak, M. and C. Andrew (1997) Eddy formation in the Antarctic Intermediate Water of the subtropical South Pacific Ocean. J. Mar. Atmos. Res. 1, 8-12.
Ribbe, J. and M. Tomczak (1997) On convection and the formation of Subantarctic Mode Water in the Fine Resolution Antarctic Model (FRAM) J. Mar. Systems 13, 137-154.
Tomczak, M. (1997) Lecture Notes and Seminar Abstracts from the Third Australian Climate Research Graduate Summer School. Flinders Institute for Atmospheric and Marine Sciences Technical Report 13.
Schodlok, M. P., M. Tomczak and N. White (1997) Deep sections through the South Australian Basin and across the Australian-Antarctic Discordance. Geophys. Res. Letters 24, 2785-2788.
Ribbe, J. and M. Tomczak (1997) On the effect of the missing Indonesian throughflow in the Fine Resolution Antarctic Model. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 27, 445-455.
Tomczak, M. (1995) Lecture Notes and Seminar Abstracts from the Second Australian Climate Research Graduate Summer School. Flinders Institute for Atmospheric and Marine Sciences Technical Report 12.
Tomczak, M. (1995) Salinity variability in the surface layer of the tropical western Pacific ocean. J. Geophys. Res. 100, 20,499-20,515.
Tomczak, M. and J. S. Godfrey (1994) Regional Oceanography: an Introduction. Pergamon, Oxford. 422p.
England, M. H., J. S. Godfrey, A. C. Hirst and M. Tomczak (1993) The mechanism for Antarctic Intermediate Water renewal in a world ocean model. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 23, 1553-1560.
Tomczak, M. (1992) Lecture Notes and Seminar Abstracts from the First Australian Climate Research Graduate Summer School. Flinders Institute for Atmospheric and Marine Sciences Technical Report 9.
Sprintall, J. and M. Tomczak (1992) Evidence of the barrier layer in the surface layer of the tropics. J. Geophys. Res. 97, 7305-7316.
Tomczak, M. and D.G.B. Large (1989) Optimum multiparameter analysis of mixing in the thermocline of the eastern Indian Ocean. J. Geophys. Res. 94, 16141-16149.
Cuff, W. and M. Tomczak (editors) (1983) Synthesis and Modelling of Intermittent Estuaries. Lecture Notes in Coastal and Estuarine Studies vol. 3. Springer-Verlag New York, 302p.
Tomczak, M. (1981) A multi-parameter extension of TS-diagram techniques for the analysis of non-isopycnal mixing. Progr. Oceanogr. 10, 147-171.
Boje, R. and M. Tomczak (editors) (1978) Upwelling Ecosystems. Springer-Verlag Berlin, 305p.

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Created: 1998-11-05 Last Updated: 2015-05-18 by Matthias TOMCZAK