지구시스템모형을 이용한 황동중국해 이산화탄소분압 분포 특성 평가 SCOPUS KCI

Title
지구시스템모형을 이용한 황동중국해 이산화탄소분압 분포 특성 평가
Alternative Title
Assesment of pCO2 in the Yellow and East China Sea Using an Earth System Model
Author(s)
박영규; 최상화; 김철호
KIOST Author(s)
Park, Young Gyu(박영규)Choi, Sang-Hwa(최상화)
Publication Year
2011
Abstract
Using results from an earth system model, the distribution of partial pressure of CO2 (pCO2) in surface seawater over the East China Sea is investigated. In this area pCO2 shows minimum along the edge of the continental break along the path of the Taiwan-Tsushima Current System. Apparently modelled chlorophyll is also great along the current but the maximum of the chlorophyll and the minimum of pCO2do not coincide suggesting that the primary production is not the main cause of the pCO2 minimum. As we move toward the Yellow Sea from the Kuroshio area the temperature decreases so that the pCO2 becomes smaller. If we move further toward the Yellow Sea beyond the Taiwan-Tsushima Current System, alkalinity starts to drop substantially to intensify pCO2 while overcoming the effect of decreasing temperature and salinity. Thus pCO2 minimum occurs along the Taiwan-Tsushima Current System. Of course, the primary production lower pCO2 during spring when it is high but the effect is local. Near the Yangtze river mouth and northeastern corner of the Yellow Sea the fresh water input is large enough and dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) becomes low enough so that pCO2 becomes lower again.
ISSN
1598-141X
URI
https://sciwatch.kiost.ac.kr/handle/2020.kiost/3903
Bibliographic Citation
Ocean and Polar Research, v.33, no.4, pp.447 - 455, 2011
Keywords
East China Sea; biogeochemical modeling; pCO2
Type
Article
Language
Korean
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Research Interests

ocean circulation,ocean mixing,marine debris,해양순환,해양혼합,해양부유물

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