Research Interests: Air-sea interactions, ocean mixed-layer dynamics, thermodynamics, extreme events, ocean climate variability, climate predictability, detection and attribution, earth system modeling, machine learning, climate impacts on coupled ecological and human systems.

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Publications

*Scannell, H. A., L. Thompson, W. Cheng, and E. A. Maroon, Detectable anthropogenic influence on the emergence of marine heatwaves globally.

*Sen Gupta, A., M. Thomsen, J. A. Benthuysen, A. J. Hobday, L. V. Alexander, E. C. J. Oliver, M. T. Burrows, M. G. Donat, M. Feng, N. Holbrook, S. Perkins-Kirkpatrick, P. J. Moore, R. Rodrigues, H. A. Scannell, A. S. Taschetto, C. C. Ummenhofer, T. Wernberg, and D. A. Smale, Extreme Marine Heatwaves – the most intense, largest and longest events.

Holbrook, N. J., H. A. Scannell, A. Sen Gupta, J. A. Benthuysen, M. Feng, E. C. J. Oliver, L. V. Alexander, M. T. Burrows, M. G. Donat, A. J. Hobday, P. J. Moore, S. E. Perkins-Kirkpatrick, D. A. Smale, S. C. Straub, and T. Wernberg (2019), A global assessment of marine heatwaves and their drivers, Nat. Commun., 10: 2624, doi:10.1038/s41467-019-10206-z

Smale, D. A., T. Wernberg, E. C. J. Oliver, M. Thomsen, B. P. Harvey, S. C. Straub, M. T. Burrows, L. V. Alexander, J. A. Benthuysen, M. G. Donat, M. Feng, A. J. Hobday, N. J. Holbrook, S. E. Perkins-Kirkpatrick, H. A. Scannell, A. Sen Gupta, B. Payne, and P. J. Moore (2019), Marine heatwaves threaten global biodiversity and the provision of ecosystem services, Nat. Clim. Change, 9: 306-312, doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0412-1

Scannell, H. A., and M. J. McPhaden (2018), Seasonal mixed layer temperature balance in the Southeastern Tropical Atlantic, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 123, 5557–5570, doi:10.1029/ 2018JC014099

Oliver, E. C. J., M. G. Donat, M. T. Burrows, P. J. Moore, D. A. Smale, L. V. Alexander, J. Benthuysen, M. Feng, A. Sen Gupta, A. J. Hobday, N. J. Holbrook, S. E. Perkins-Kirkpatrick, H. A. Scannell, S. C. Straub, and T. Wernberg (2018), Longer and more frequent marine heatwaves over the past century, Nat. Commun., 9: 1324, doi:10.1038/s41467-018-03732-9

Pershing, A. J., M. A. Alexander, C. M. Hernandez, L. A. Kerr, A. Le Bris, K. E. Mills, J. A. Nye, N. R. Record, H. A. Scannell, J. D. Scott, G. D. Sherwood, and A. C. Thomas (2016), Response to Comments on “Slow adaptation in the face of rapid warming leads to collapse of the Gulf of Maine cod fishery”, Science, 352 (6284): 423, doi:10.1126/science.aae0463

Scannell, H. A., A. J. Pershing, M. A. Alexander, A. C. Thomas, and K. E. Mills (2016), Frequency of marine heatwaves in the North Atlantic and North Pacific since 1950, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2015GL067308

Hobday, A. J., L. V. Alexander, S. E. Perkins, D. A. Smale, S. C. Straub, J. Benthuysen, M. T. Burrows, M. G. Donat, M. Feng, N. J. Holbrook, P. J. Moore, E. C. J. Oliver, H. A. Scannell, A. Sen Gupta and T. Wernberg (2016), A hierarchical approach to defining marine heatwaves, Prog. Oceanogr., 141: 227-238, doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2015.12.014

Pershing, A. J., M. A. Alexander, C. M. Hernandez, L. A. Kerr, A. Le Bris, K. E. Mills, J. A. Nye, N. R. Record, H. A. Scannell, J. D. Scott, G. D. Sherwood, and A. C. Thomas (2015), Slow adaptation in the face of rapid warming leads to collapse of the Gulf of Maine cod fishery, Science, 350 (6262): 809-812, doi:10.1126/science.aac9819

Other Publications

Scannell, H. A., C. Fraley, N. Mannheimer, S. Battersby, and L. Thompson, Predicting marine heatwaves using global climate models with cluster based long short-term memory, 36th International Conference on Machine Learning, Climate Change: How Can AI Help, June 14, 2019.

Crosman, K., L. Johnson, E. Petrou, and H. A. Scannell, Safeguarding Pacific Northwest Fisheries from a Warming Climate. The New York Times, International Edition, August 2, 2017. reprint

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