Increase prior to collapse
D. Ehlert & A. Levermann
Mechanism for potential strengthening of Atlantic overturning prior to collapse
Earth System Dynamics Discussion 5 (2014), 29-62, doi:10.5194/esdd-5-29-2014.
G. Feulner, S. Rahmstorf, A. Levermann, S. Volkwardt
On the origin of the surface air temperature difference between the hemispheres in Earth's present-day climate
Journal of Climate 26 (2013), 7136-7150, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00636.1.
C. F. Schleussner, J. Runge, J. Lehmann, A. Levermann
The role of the North Atlantic overturning and deep-ocean for
multi-decadal global-mean-temperature variability
Earth System Dynamics 5 (2014), 103-115, doi:10.5194/esd-5-103-2014.
Collapse independent of driver
J.J. Fürst and A. Levermann
Minimal model of a wind- and mixing-driven overturning - threshold behaviour for both driving mechanisms
Climate Dynamics 38 (2012), 239-260, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-011-1003-7.
C. F. Schleussner, K. Frieler, M. Meinshausen, J. Xin, A. Levermann
Emulating Atlantic overturning strength for low emission scenarios: consequences for sea-level rise along the North American east coast
Earth System Dynamics 2 (2011), 191-200.
What is missing in Gnanadesikan's model?
A. Levermann and J.J. Fürst
Atlantic pycnocline theory
scrutinized using a coupled climate model
Geophysical Research Letters, 37 (2010), L14602.
J. Schewe and A. Levermann
The role of meridional density gradients for a wind-driven
Climate Dynamics, 34 (2010), 547-556.
B. Marzeion and A. Levermann
may increase sensitivity of a wind-driven Atlantic overturning to surface freshwater flux
Geophysical Research Letters, 36 (2009), L20602.
M. Montoya and A. Levermann
Surface wind stress threshold for glacial Atlantic overturning
Geophysical Research Letters, 35 (2008), L03608.
» Supporting online material.
Highlighted in EOS, February 2008.
B. Marzeion, A. Levermann, J. Mignot
The role of stratification-dependent mixing for the stability of the Atlantic
overturning in a global climate model
Journal of Physical Oceanography, 37 (2007), 2672-2681.
J. Mignot, A. Ganopolski, A. Levermann
Atlantic subsurface temperatures: response to a shut-down of the
overturning circulation and consequences for its recovery
Journal of Climate, 20 (2007), 4884-4898.
Weak AMOC weakens more under warming
A. Levermann, J. Mignot, S. Nawrath, S. Rahmstorf
The role of northern sea ice cover for the weakening of the
thermohaline circulation under global warming
Journal of Climate, 20 (2007), 4160-4171.
Highlighted in Nature Geosciences, 19th September 2007.
T. Kuhlbrodt, A. Griesel, M. Montoya, A. Levermann, M. Hofmann, S. Rahmstorf
On the driving processes of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation
Reviews of Geophysics 45 (2007),  RG2001,  1-32.
J. Mignot, A. Levermann, A. Griesel
A decomposition of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation into physical components using its sensitivity to vertical diffusivity
Journal of Physical Oceanography, 36 (2006),  636-650.
Something is missing in Gnanadesikan's model.
A. Levermann and A. Griesel
Solution of a Model for the Oceanic Pycnocline Depth:
Scaling of Overturning Strength and Meridional Pressure Difference
Geophysical Research Letters 31 (2004),  L17302.