ODU scientists and scholars from across the university have contributed to the growing, interdisciplinary body of research into what is causing sea levels to rise, and why the rate of rise is accelerating. To learn more about this research, please visit the links below to the many scholarly articles by members of the ODU community that comprises the Institute for Coastal Adaptation and Resilience.
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Sea Level Rise and Flooding Risk in Virginia, Larry P. Atkinson, Tal Ezer, and Elizabeth Smith
Future Nuisance Flooding in Norfolk, VA, From Astronomical Tides and Annual to Decadal Internal Climate Variability, A. G. Burgos, B. D. Hamlington, P. R. Thompson, and R. D. Ray
Data-Driven Reconstruction Reveals Large-Scale Ocean Circulation Control on Coastal Sea Level, Sönke Dangendorf, Thomas Frederikse, Léon Chafik, John M. Klinck, Tal Ezer, and Benjamin D. Hamlington
Detecting Changes in the Transport of the Gulf Stream and the Atlantic Overturning Circulation from Coastal Sea Level Data: The Extreme Decline in 2009-2010 and Estimated Variations for 1935-2012, Tal Ezer
Sea Level Rise in Virginia – Causes, Effects and Response, Tal Ezer and Larry P. Atkinson
The Connection Between Local Sea Level Rise, Climate Change and Ocean Circulation, Tal Ezer and Larry P. Atkinson
Gulf Stream's Induced Sea Level Rise and Variability along the U.S. Mid-Atlantic Coast, Tal Ezer, Larry P. Atkinson, William B. Corlett, and Jose L. Blanco
Observations and Operational Model Simulations Reveal the Impact of Hurricane Matthew (2016) on the Gulf Stream and Coastal Sea Level, Tal Ezer, Larry P. Atkinson, and Robert Tuleya
Effects of Tidal Flooding on Estuarine Biogeochemistry: Quantifying Flood-Driven Nitrogen Inputs in an Urban, Lower Chesapeake Bay Sub-Tributary, Alfonso Macías-Tapia, Margaret R. Mulholland, Corday R. Selden, J. Derek Loftis, and Peter W. Bernhardt
ODU Professors Study Gulf Stream Decline, News @ ODU
Sea Level Rise (SLR) Acceleration in the Hampton Roads: A Scientific Perspective, Tal Ezer and Larry Atkinson