Developments in the science and history of tides (OS/ACP/HGSS/NPG/SE inter-journal SI)(OS/ACP/HGSS/NPG/SE inter-journal SI)
Developments in the science and history of tides (OS/ACP/HGSS/NPG/SE inter-journal SI)(OS/ACP/HGSS/NPG/SE inter-journal SI)
Editor(s): P.L. Woodworth, R.D. Ray, M. Green, and R. Grimshaw Special issue jointly organized between Ocean Science, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, History of Geo- and Space Sciences, Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, and Solid Earth
The issue is open to any aspect of the subject including the present accuracy of coastal, regional and global tide models; tidal dissipation and its role in geophysics; internal tides and their role in mixing the ocean and in the global ocean circulation; secular changes in tides; and new techniques for measuring tides and analysing the data. The issue also welcomes new findings on earth and atmospheric tides, the role of tides in the origin of life on earth, palaeotides, lake and planetary tides and many other aspects of tides.

The launch of the special issue coincides with the upcoming 100th anniversary of the founding of the Liverpool Tidal Institute (LTI). The LTI was established in 1919 and for many years was the world centre for knowledge of the tides, with Joseph Proudman taking the lead in dynamical theories and Arthur Doodson in the analysis of tidal information from around the world, and tidal prediction. The year 2019 is also the 100th anniversary of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG), which will meet in Montreal during 9–18 July 2019. The Montreal IUGG will include a Joint Symposium on Tides (with IAPSO as the lead Association) that will be open to all of the aspects of tidal science mentioned above. The symposium will provide a fitting recognition of the anniversaries of both the LTI and IUGG. Contributors to the symposium would be encouraged to write up their work for publication in the special issue.

The special issue is open for contributions now and will stay open until the end of 2019, thereby taking advantage of new findings presented at the IUGG. It is open to any contributor, not only those with links to the LTI or attending the IUGG in Montreal.

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18 Jun 2021
Preface: Developments in the science and history of tides
Philip L. Woodworth, J. A. Mattias Green, Richard D. Ray, and John M. Huthnance
Ocean Sci., 17, 809–818,,, 2021
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05 May 2021
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FES2014 global ocean tide atlas: design and performance
Florent H. Lyard, Damien J. Allain, Mathilde Cancet, Loren Carrère, and Nicolas Picot
Ocean Sci., 17, 615–649,,, 2021
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19 Jan 2021
Accuracy assessment of global internal-tide models using satellite altimetry
Loren Carrere, Brian K. Arbic, Brian Dushaw, Gary Egbert, Svetlana Erofeeva, Florent Lyard, Richard D. Ray, Clément Ubelmann, Edward Zaron, Zhongxiang Zhao, Jay F. Shriver, Maarten Cornelis Buijsman, and Nicolas Picot
Ocean Sci., 17, 147–180,,, 2021
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04 Jan 2021
Large-scale changes of the semidiurnal tide along North Atlantic coasts from 1846 to 2018
Lucia Pineau-Guillou, Pascal Lazure, and Guy Wöppelmann
Ocean Sci., 17, 17–34,,, 2021
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09 Nov 2020
Bardsey – an island in a strong tidal stream: underestimating coastal tides due to unresolved topography
J. A. Mattias Green and David T. Pugh
Ocean Sci., 16, 1337–1345,,, 2020
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14 Oct 2020
Estimating ocean tide loading displacements with GPS and GLONASS
Bogdan Matviichuk, Matt King, and Christopher Watson
Solid Earth, 11, 1849–1863,,, 2020
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22 Sep 2020
Predicting tidal heights for extreme environments: from 25 h observations to accurate predictions at Jang Bogo Antarctic Research Station, Ross Sea, Antarctica
Do-Seong Byun and Deirdre E. Hart
Ocean Sci., 16, 1111–1124,,, 2020
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16 Sep 2020
Time and tide: pendulum clocks and gravity tides
Duncan C. Agnew
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 11, 215–224,,, 2020
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18 Aug 2020
A monthly tidal envelope classification for semidiurnal regimes in terms of the relative proportions of the S2, N2, and M2 constituents
Do-Seong Byun and Deirdre E. Hart
Ocean Sci., 16, 965–977,,, 2020
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22 Jul 2020
How the Liverpool Tidal Institute was established: industry, navy and academia
Anna Carlsson-Hyslop
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 11, 139–156,,, 2020
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12 Jun 2020
Are tidal predictions a good guide to future extremes? – a critique of the Witness King Tides project
John Hunter
Ocean Sci., 16, 703–714,,, 2020
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20 Mar 2020
Tide prediction machines at the Liverpool Tidal Institute
Philip L. Woodworth
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 11, 15–29,,, 2020
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17 Mar 2020
Impact of tidal dynamics on diel vertical migration of zooplankton in Hudson Bay
Vladislav Y. Petrusevich, Igor A. Dmitrenko, Andrea Niemi, Sergey A. Kirillov, Christina Michelle Kamula, Zou Zou A. Kuzyk, David G. Barber, and Jens K. Ehn
Ocean Sci., 16, 337–353,,, 2020
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21 Feb 2020
A 1782–1794 sea level record at Trieste (northern Adriatic)
Fabio Raicich
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 11, 1–14,,, 2020
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14 Feb 2020
Asthenospheric anelasticity effects on ocean tide loading around the East China Sea observed with GPS
Junjie Wang, Nigel T. Penna, Peter J. Clarke, and Machiel S. Bos
Solid Earth, 11, 185–197,,, 2020
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05 Feb 2020
Numerical modelling of the Caspian Sea tides
Igor P. Medvedev, Evgueni A. Kulikov, and Isaac V. Fine
Ocean Sci., 16, 209–219,,, 2020
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07 Jan 2020
The significance of coastal bathymetry representation for modelling the tidal response to mean sea level rise in the German Bight
Caroline Rasquin, Rita Seiffert, Benno Wachler, and Norbert Winkel
Ocean Sci., 16, 31–44,,, 2020
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16 Dec 2019
Non-linear aspects of the tidal dynamics in the Sylt-Rømø Bight, south-eastern North Sea
Vera Fofonova, Alexey Androsov, Lasse Sander, Ivan Kuznetsov, Felipe Amorim, H. Christian Hass, and Karen H. Wiltshire
Ocean Sci., 15, 1761–1782,,, 2019
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07 Nov 2019
Internal tide energy flux over a ridge measured by a co-located ocean glider and moored acoustic Doppler current profiler
Rob A. Hall, Barbara Berx, and Gillian M. Damerell
Ocean Sci., 15, 1439–1453,,, 2019
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18 Oct 2019
Reassessment of long-period constituents for tidal predictions along the German North Sea coast and its tidally influenced rivers
Andreas Boesch and Sylvin Müller-Navarra
Ocean Sci., 15, 1363–1379,,, 2019
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02 Oct 2019
Predictability of non-phase-locked baroclinic tides in the Caribbean Sea
Edward D. Zaron
Ocean Sci., 15, 1287–1305,,, 2019
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16 Apr 2019
The global distribution of the M1 ocean tide
Philip L. Woodworth
Ocean Sci., 15, 431–442,,, 2019
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15 Feb 2019
The impact of sea-level rise on tidal characteristics around Australia
Alexander Harker, J. A. Mattias Green, Michael Schindelegger, and Sophie-Berenice Wilmes
Ocean Sci., 15, 147–159,,, 2019
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29 Nov 2018
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What can seabirds tell us about the tide?
Matthew Cooper, Charles Bishop, Matthew Lewis, David Bowers, Mark Bolton, Ellie Owen, and Stephen Dodd
Ocean Sci., 14, 1483–1490,,, 2018
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14 Sep 2018
Radiational tides: their double-counting in storm surge forecasts and contribution to the Highest Astronomical Tide
Joanne Williams, Maialen Irazoqui Apecechea, Andrew Saulter, and Kevin J. Horsburgh
Ocean Sci., 14, 1057–1068,,, 2018
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26 Jul 2018
The nodal dependence of long-period ocean tides in the Drake Passage
Philip L. Woodworth and Angela Hibbert
Ocean Sci., 14, 711–730,,, 2018
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31 May 2018
The tidal measurements of James Cook during the voyage of the Endeavour
Philip L. Woodworth and Glen H. Rowe
Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 9, 85–103,,, 2018
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