• Coupled echosounder and doppler profiler to improve current measurements accuracy 

      Sammartino, Simone; García-Lafuente, Jesús; Nadal, Irene; Sanchez Leal, Ricardo (2022-07)
      Since 2004, high resolution profiles of the 3D velocity of the water column have been collected at the westernmost sill of the Strait of Gibraltar (Espartel Sill), with the aim of monitoring the Mediterranean water outflow ...
    • Increased warming trend of the Mediterranean outflow into the North Atlantic Ocean 

      García-Lafuente, Jesús; Sammartino, Simone; Sanchez Leal, Ricardo; Nadal Ariza, Irene; Naranjo, Cristina (2022)
      Thermohaline properties of near-bottom (about 15m above seafloor) Mediterranean waters that form part of the Mediterranean outflow (MOW) have been monitored since 2004 at the Espartel Sill in the Strait of Gibraltar, the ...
    • Interaction flow bathymetry at tidal scale in the main sill of the Strait of Gibraltar 

      García-Lafuente, Jesús; Sammartino, Simone; Sanchez-Garrido, Jose Carlos; Naranjo-Rosa, Cristina; Sanchez Leal, Ricardo (2018-06-28)
      Data collected in the north and south channels of the main sill of the Strait of Gibraltar (Camarinal sill) are used to investigate processes connected to the internal hydraulics of the exchange through the Strait at ...
    • Measuring the bottom layer dynamics of the mediterranean outflow in the Strait of Gibraltar 

      Sammartino, Simone; García-Lafuente, Jesús; Naranjo-Rosa, Cristina; Sanchez-Garrido, Jose Carlos; Sanchez Leal, Ricardo (2018-06-28)
      Since 2004 a monitoring station located at the western exit of the Strait of Gibraltar (Espartel Sill), maintained with the joint efforts of the Physical Oceanography Group of the University of Málaga, the Spanish Institute ...