Associate Professor Mark   Holzer
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Mark Holzer

Science
Sch of Mathematics & Statistic

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Oceanography, atmospheric science, climate; Ocean biogeochemical cycles, ventilation, transport, tracers, inverse modelling; Long-range transport, stratosphere-troposphere exchange, trace gases

For more information see Mark Holzer's personal webpage.

Phone
+61 2 9385 7109
Location
School of Mathematics and Statistics University of New South Wales SYDNEY NSW 2052 The Red Centre Room 4107

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Kwon EY; Pasquier B, 2021, 'A New Metric of the Biological Carbon Pump: Number of Pump Passages and Its Control on Atmospheric pCO2', Global Biogeochemical Cycles, vol. 35, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2020GB006863
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; DeVries T; de Lavergne C, 2021, 'Diffusion controls the ventilation of a Pacific Shadow Zone above abyssal overturning', NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-24648-x
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Chamberlain MA; Matear RJ, 2020, 'Climate-Driven Changes in the Ocean's Ventilation Pathways and Time Scales Diagnosed From Transport Matrices', Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2020JC016414
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    John SG; Liang H; Weber T; DeVries T; Primeau F; Moore K; Holzer M; Mahowald N; Gardner W; Mishonov A; Richardson MJ; Faugere Y; Taburet G, 2020, 'AWESOME OCIM: A simple, flexible, and powerful tool for modeling elemental cycling in the oceans', Chemical Geology, vol. 533, pp. 119403 - 119403, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.119403
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Pasquier B; DeVries T; Brzezinski M, 2019, 'Diatom Physiology Controls Silicic Acid Leakage in Response to Iron Fertilization', Global Biogeochemical Cycles, vol. 33, pp. 1631 - 1653, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2019GB006460
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Chamberlain MA; Matear RJ; Holzer M; Bi D; Marsland SJ, 2019, 'Transport matrices from standard ocean-model output and quantifying circulation response to climate change', Ocean Modelling, vol. 135, pp. 1 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2019.01.005
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    DeVries T; Holzer M, 2019, 'Radiocarbon and Helium Isotope Constraints on Deep Ocean Ventilation and Mantle-3He Sources', Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2018jc014716
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; DeVries T; Smethie WJ, 2019, 'The ocean's global 39Ar distribution estimated with an ocean circulation inverse model', Geophys. Res. Lett., vol. 46, pp. 7491 - 7499, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2019GL082663
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Smethie WM; Ting YH, 2018, 'Ventilation of the Subtropical North Atlantic: Locations and Times of Last Ventilation Estimated Using Tracer Constraints From GEOTRACES Section GA03', Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 123, pp. 2332 - 2352, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017JC013698
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Pasquier B; Holzer M, 2018, 'The number of past and future regenerations of iron in the ocean and its intrinsic fertilization efficiency', Biogeosciences, vol. 15, pp. 7177 - 7203, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-7177-2018
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Yang H; Waugh DW; Holzer M, 2018, 'Decoupling the Effects of Transport and Chemical Loss on Tropospheric Composition: A Model Study of Path-Dependent Lifetimes', Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol. 123, pp. 2320 - 2335, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017JD027871
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    DeVries T; Holzer M; Primeau F, 2017, 'Recent increase in oceanic carbon uptake driven by weaker upper-ocean overturning', Nature, vol. 542, pp. 215 - 218, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature21068
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Pasquier B; Holzer M, 2017, 'Inverse-model estimates of the ocean’s coupled phosphorus, silicon, and iron cycles', Biogeosciences, vol. 14, pp. 4125 - 4159, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-4125-2017
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Ting YH; Holzer M, 2017, 'Decadal changes in Southern Ocean ventilation inferred from deconvolutions of repeat hydrographies', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 44, pp. 5655 - 5664, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017GL073788
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; DeVries T; Bianchi D; Newton R; Schlosser P; Winckler G, 2017, 'Objective estimates of mantle 3He in the ocean and implications for constraining the deep ocean circulation', Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 458, pp. 305 - 314, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.10.054
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Frants M; Holzer M; DeVries T; Matear R, 2016, 'Constraints on the global marine iron cycle from a simple inverse model', Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, vol. 121, pp. 28 - 51, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015JG003111
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Frants M; Pasquier B, 2016, 'The age of iron and iron source attribution in the ocean', Global Biogeochemical Cycles, vol. 30, pp. 1454 - 1474, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016GB005418
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Pasquier B; Holzer M, 2016, 'The plumbing of the global biological pump: Efficiency control through leaks, pathways, and time scales', Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 121, pp. 6367 - 6388, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JC011821
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Tisdell CC; Holzer M, 2015, 'Analysis of the boundary value problem associated with the nonrelativistic Thomas-Fermi equation for heavy atoms in intense magnetic fields', Differential Equations and Applications, vol. 7, pp. 27 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.7153/dea-07-03
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Orbe C; Newman PA; Waugh DW; Holzer M; Oman LD; Li F; Polvani LM, 2015, 'Airmass origin in the Arctic. Part I: Seasonality', Journal of Climate, vol. 28, pp. 4997 - 5014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00720.1
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Brzezinski MA, 2015, 'Controls on the silicon isotope distribution in the ocean: New diagnostics from a data-constrained model', Global Biogeochemical Cycles, vol. 29, pp. 267 - 287, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014GB004967
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Orbe C; Newman PA; Waugh DW; Holzer M; Oman LD; Li F; Polvani LM, 2015, 'Air-mass origin in the arctic. Part II: Response to increases in greenhouse gases', Journal of Climate, vol. 28, pp. 9105 - 9120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0296.1
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Waugh DW, 2015, 'Interhemispheric transit time distributions and path-dependent lifetimes constrained by measurements of SF6, CFCs, and CFC replacements', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 42, pp. 4581 - 4589, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015GL064172
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Primeau FW; DeVries T; Matear R, 2014, 'The Southern Ocean silicon trap: Data-constrained estimates of regenerated silicic acid, trapping efficiencies, and global transport paths', Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 119, pp. 313 - 331, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JC009356
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Orbe C; Holzer M; Polvani LM; Waugh DW; Li F; Oman LD; Newman PA, 2014, 'Seasonal ventilation of the stratosphere: Robust diagnostics from one-way flux distributions', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 119, pp. 293 - 306, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JD020213
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Waugh DW; Primeau FW; DeVries T; Holzer M, 2013, 'Recent changes in the ventilation of the southern oceans', Science, vol. 339, pp. 568 - 570, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1225411
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Orbe C; Holzer M; Polvani LM; Waugh DW, 2013, 'Air-mass origin as a diagnostic of tropospheric transport', Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, vol. 118, pp. 1459 - 1470, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgrd.50133
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Primeau FW; Holzer M; DeVries T, 2013, 'Southern Ocean nutrient trapping and the efficiency of the biological pump', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 118, pp. 2547 - 2564, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgrc.20181
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Primeau FW, 2013, 'Global teleconnections in the oceanic phosphorus cycle: Patterns, paths, and timescales', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 118, pp. 1775 - 1796, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgrc.20072
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Polvani LM, 2013, 'Lifetime dependent flux into the lowermost stratosphere for idealized trace gases of surface origin', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 118, pp. 9367 - 9375, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgrd.50657
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Orbe C; Primeau FW, 2012, 'Stratospheric mean residence time and mean age on the tropopause: Connections and implications for observational constraints', Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, vol. 117, pp. D12314 (8pp), http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012JD017547
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Khatiwala S; Primeau FW; Holzer M, 2012, 'Ventilation of the deep ocean constrained with tracer observations and implications for radiocarbon estimates of ideal mean age', Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 325-326, pp. 116 - 125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2012.01.038
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Orbe C; Holzer M; Polvani LM, 2012, 'Flux distributions as robust diagnostics of stratosphere-toposphere exchange', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 117, pp. Article number: D01302, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JD016455
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Primeau FWP; Smethie JWM; Khatiwala S, 2010, 'Where and how long ago was water in the western North Atlantic ventilated? Maximum entropy inversions of bottle data from WOCE line A20', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JC005750
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Primeau FW, 2010, 'Improved constraints on transit time distribtions from argon 39: A maximum entropy approach', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 115, pp. c12021(19pp), http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JC006410
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 2009, 'The path density of interhemispheric surface-to-surface transport. Part I: Development of the diagnostic and illustration with an analytic model', Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol. 66, pp. 2159 - 2171, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JAS2894.1
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 2009, 'The path density of interhemispheric surface-to-surface transport. Part II: Transport through the troposphere and stratosphere diagnosed from NCEP data', Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol. 66, pp. 2172 - 2189, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JAS2895.1
    Journal articles | 2008
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Haine TWN; Zhang H; Waugh D; Holzer M, 2008, 'On transit-time distributions in unsteady circulation models', Ocean Modelling, vol. 21, pp. 35 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2007.11.004
    Journal articles | 2008
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Primeau F, 2008, 'The path-density distribution of oceanic surface-to-surface transport', Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 113, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2006JC003976
    Journal articles | 2008
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Hall TM, 2008, 'Tropospheric transport climate partitioned by surface origin and transit time', Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol. 113, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2007JD009115
    Journal articles | 2007
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Hall T; Haine TWN; Holzer M; Lebel DA; Terenzi F; Waugh D, 2007, 'Ventilation rates estimated from tracers in the presence of mixing', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 37, pp. 2599 - 2611, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2006JPO3471.1
    Journal articles | 2007
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Hall T, 2007, 'Low-level transpacific transport', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 112, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2006JD007828
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Primeau FW; Holzer M, 2006, 'The Ocean's Memory of the Atmosphere: Residence-Time and Ventilation-Rate Distributions of Water Masses', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 7, pp. 1439 - 1456, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO2919.1
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Primeau FW, 2006, 'The Diffusive Ocean Conveyor', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 33, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2006GL026232
    Journal articles | 2005
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Hall T; Stull RB, 2005, 'Seasonality and weather-driven variability of transpacific transport', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 110, pp. 1 - 22, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2005JD006261
    Journal articles | 2003
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; McKendry IG; Jaffe DA, 2003, 'Springtime trans-Pacific atmospheric transport from east Asia: A transit-time probability density function approach', Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres, vol. 108, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2003JD003558
    Journal articles | 2003
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Hall TM; Holzer M, 2003, 'Advective-diffusive mass flux and implications for stratosphere-troposphere exchange', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 30, pp. 26 - 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2002GL016419
    Journal articles | 2001
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Boer GJ, 2001, 'Simulated changes in atmospheric transport climate', Journal of Climate, vol. 14, pp. 4398 - 4420, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0442(2001)014%3C4398:SCIATC%3E2.0.CO;2
    Journal articles | 2000
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Hall TM, 2000, 'Transit-time and tracer-age distributions in geophysical flows', Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol. 57, pp. 3539 - 3558, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0469(2000)057
    Journal articles | 1999
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1999, 'Analysis of passive tracer transport as modeled by an atmospheric general circulation model', Journal of Climate, vol. 12, pp. 1659 - 1684, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0442(1999)012
    Journal articles | 1999
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Denning AS; Holzer M; Gurney KR; Heimann M; Law RM; Rayner PJ; Fung IY; Friedlingstein P; Fan S-M; Taguchi S; Balkanski Y; Taylor J; Maiss M; Levin I, 1999, 'Three-dimensional transport and concentration of SF6 a model intercomparison study (TransCom 2)', Tellus, Series B: Chemical and Physical Meteorology, vol. 51, pp. 266 - 297, http://dx.doi.org/10.1034/j.1600-0889.1999.00012.x
    Journal articles | 1999
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Denning AS; Holzer M; Gurney KR; Heimann M; Law RM; Rayner PJ; Fung IY; Fan S-M; Taguchi S; Friedlingstein P; Balkanski Y; Taylor J; Maiss M; Levin I, 1999, 'Three-dimensional transport and concentration of SF6 A model intercomparison study (TransCom 2)', Tellus B: Chemical and Physical Meteorology, vol. 51, pp. 266 - 297, http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/tellusb.v51i2.16286
    Journal articles | 1996
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1996, 'Optimal spectral topography and its effect on model climate', Journal of Climate, vol. 9, pp. 2443 - 2463, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0442(1996)009<2443:OSTAIE>2.0.CO;2
    Journal articles | 1996
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1996, 'Asymmetric geopotential height fluctuations from symmetric winds', Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol. 53, pp. 1361 - 1379, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0469(1996)053<1361:AGHFFS>2.0.CO;2
    Journal articles | 1995
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Siggia E, 1995, 'Erratum: "Turbulent mixing of a passive scalar" (Physics of Fluids (1994) 6 (1820))', Physics of Fluids, vol. 7, pp. 1519, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.868783
    Journal articles | 1994
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Siggia ED, 1994, 'Turbulent mixing of a passive scalar', Physics of Fluids, vol. 6, pp. 1820 - 1837, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.868243
    Journal articles | 1993
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Pumir A, 1993, 'Simple models of non-Gaussian statistics for a turbulently advected passive scalar', Physical Review E, vol. 47, pp. 202 - 219, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.47.202
    Journal articles | 1993
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Siggia E, 1993, 'Skewed, exponential pressure distributions from Gaussian velocities', Physics of Fluids A, vol. 5, pp. 2525 - 2532, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.858765
    Journal articles | 1992
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Shore JD; Holzer M; Sethna JP, 1992, 'Logarithmically slow domain growth in nonrandomly frustrated systems: Ising models with competing interactions', Physical Review B, vol. 46, pp. 11376 - 11404, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.46.11376
    Journal articles | 1991
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1991, 'Multifractal wave functions on a class of one-dimensional quasicrystals: Exact f(alpha) curves and the limit of dilute quasiperiodic impurities', Physical Review B, vol. 44, pp. 2085 - 2091, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.44.2085
    Journal articles | 1990
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1990, 'Exact equilibrium crystal shapes in two dimensions for free-fermion models', Physical Review B, vol. 42, pp. 10570 - 10582, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.42.10570
    Journal articles | 1990
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1990, 'Equilibrium crystal shapes and correlation lengths: A general exact result in two dimensions', Physical Review Letters, vol. 64, pp. 653 - 656, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.64.653
    Journal articles | 1989
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M; Wortis M, 1989, 'Low-temperature expansions for the step free energy and facet shape of the simple-cubic Ising model', Physical Review B, vol. 40, pp. 11044 - 11058, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.40.11044
    Journal articles | 1988
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1988, 'Nonlinear dynamics of localization in a class of one-dimensional quasicrystals', Physical Review B, vol. 38, pp. 5756 - 5759, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.38.5756
    Journal articles | 1988
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Holzer M, 1988, 'Three classes of one-dimensional, two-tile Penrose tilings and the Fibonacci Kronig-Penney model as a generic case', Physical Review B, vol. 38, pp. 1709 - 1720, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.38.1709
  • Conference Papers | 1991
    Associate Professor Mark Holzer
    Shore JD; Holzer M; Sethna JP; Elser V, 1991, 'Logarithimically slow coarsening in nonrandomly frustrated models', in AIP Conf. Proc., American Institute of Physics, Fukuoka (Japan), presented at Slow dynamics in condensed matter, Fukuoka (Japan), 04 November 1991 - 08 November 1991, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.42383

Awards

Grants

Media