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Professor Joachim Ribbe

Professor Joachim Ribbe
Name Joachim Ribbe
Position Professor (Climatology)
Section School of Sciences
Office B422
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1452
Extension 1452
Email
Qualifications DipOceanography Hamburg , MSc Sydney , PhD Flinders
Languages German (non accredited translator)
Homepage http://www.usq.edu.au/
The views expressed on staff homepages may not reflect the views of the University.

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Climatology (excl.Climate Change Processes) ( 040105 )
  • Physical Oceanography ( 040503 )
  • Climate Change Processes ( 040104 )

Research interests
ocean and climate processes; climate variability; ocean modelling; ocean's role within the climate system; coastal ocean circulation

Professional memberships
Australian Meteorological and Oceanography Society
Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Meeresforschung
Royal Society of Queensland

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Applied Climate Sciences (CACS)

Currently teaching courses/programs
CLI1110 Weather and Climate
CLI2201 Climate Change and Variability
CLI3301 Environmental and Climate Risk Assessment
CLI3302 Adaptation to Climate Change
CLI8204 Global Environmental Systems
CLI8205 Climate and Sustainability
CLI8001 Climate Risk
CLI8002 Climate Human and Environmental Health
CLI8003 Climate Food Water and Energy Security

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
22 Years

Research most recent
Heidemann, H, Ribbe, J, 2019: Marine heat waves and the influence of El Nino off southeast Queensland, Australia. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6(56), doi: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00056.
Azis Ismail, M. F., Ribbe, J., 2019: Cross-shelf exchanges due to frontal eddies along a western boundary current. Estuarine Coastal Shelf Science, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2019.106314.
Ribbe, J., Toaspern, L., Wolff, J.-O., Azis Ismail, M.F., 2018: Frontal Eddies Along a Western Boundary Current. Continental Shelf Research 165, 51-59.


Research most notable
Brieva, D., Ribbe, J., Lemckert, C., 2015. Is the East Australian Current Causing A Marine Ecological Hot Spot and An Important Fisheries near Fraser Island, Australia? Estuarine, Coastal, and Shelf Science. 153, 121-134. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2014.12.012. Q1
Gräwe, U., Wolff, J.-O., Ribbe, J., 2010. Impact of Climate Variability on an East Australian Bay. Estuarine Coastal Shelf Science. 86, 247-257.
You, Y, Huber, M., Müller, D., Poulsen, C., J. Ribbe 2009. Simulation of the Middle Miocene Climate Optimum: Implications for future climate. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L04702.
Cai, W., Shi, G., Cowan, T., Bi. D., Ribbe, J. 2005. The response of the southern annual mode, the East Australian Current, and the southern mid-latitude ocean circulation to global warming. Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L23706.
Ribbe, J. 2004. The southern supplier. Nature. 427, 23-24.
Ribbe, J. and Holloway, P. E. 2001. Modeling Sediment Transport By Internal Tides. Continental Shelf Research, 21(4), 395-422.


Publications in ePrints

Lisonbee, Joel and Ribbe, Joachim and Wheeler, Matthew (2019) Defining the Australian monsoon onset: a systematic review. Progress in Physical Geography. ISSN 0309-1333

Heidemann, Hanna and Ribbe, Joachim (2019) Marine heat waves and the influence of El Niño off southeast Queensland, Australia. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6 (Article 56). pp. 1-15.

Azis Ismail, Mochamad Furqon and Ribbe, Joachim (2019) On the cross-shelf exchange driven by frontal eddies along a western boundary current during austral winter 2007. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 227 (Article 106314). ISSN 0272-7714

Azis Ismail, Mochamad Furqon and Ribbe, Joachim and Karstensen, Johannes and Rossi, Vincent (2019) Remote sensing of upwelling off Australia's north-east coast. Ocean Science. ISSN 1812-0784

Ribbe, Joachim and Toaspern, Liv and Wolff, Jörg-Olaf and Azis Ismail, Mochamad Furqon (2018) Frontal eddies along a western boundary current. Continental Shelf Research, 165. pp. 51-59. ISSN 0278-4343

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Climatology (excl.Climate Change Processes) ( 040105 )
  • Physical Oceanography ( 040503 )
  • Climate Change Processes ( 040104 )


Research topics