Introduction to physics, carbon dioxide, trace elements and isotopes in the Southern Ocean: The Polarstern expeditions ANT-XXIV/3 (2008) and ANT-XXIII/3 (2006)
E. Fahrbach, Hein J.W. de Baar, V. C. Garçon and C. Provost,
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography,doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2011.07.008
This special issue of Deep-Sea Research II comprises 17 research articles produced by shipboard scientists of Polarstern expedition ANT-XXIV/3 (2008) and their co-authors, and this includes four research articles based on the preceding Polarstern expedition ANT-XXIII/3 (2006) across Drake Passage. The respective cruise tracks are given in Fig. 1 and Fig. 2, and the complete cruise reports are available online, see references Fahrbach and De Baar (2010), and Provost (2007), respectively.