Driving mechanisms for oceanic heat content change in the longterm mean and during hiatus decades and the connection between ocean basins

Co-Author: Susan Bates
Co-Author: Gokhan Danabasoglu
Co-Author: Synte Peacock
Assess the patterns and driving mechanisms for ocean heat content change in the 21st century. Contrast that with the patterns and mechanisms operating during hiatus periods and investigate the connection between the Pacific variability and heat content changes in other basins during hiatus periods.