Peter Sutherland

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Employer : Ifremer

Site : Brest

Postal address : Centre Bretagne - ZI de la Pointe du Diable - CS 10070 - 29280 Plouzané


Direction of oceanographic cruises

CruiseBoatDateGeographic coverage
SUMOSAtalante2021Bay of Biscay
BBWAVES 2017Thalia2017Mer d'Iroise
BBWAVES 2016Thalia2016Bay of Biscay



Bruch William, Yohia C, Tulet P, Limoges A, Sutherland Peter, Van Eijk A M J, Missamou T, Piazzola J (2023). Atmospheric Sea Spray Modeling in the North-East Atlantic Ocean using Tunnel-Derived Generation Functions and the SUMOS Cruise Data set . Journal Of Geophysical Research-atmospheres , 128(15), e2022JD038330 (23p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Hermozo L., Suquet R. Rodriguez, Tourain C., Hauser D., Schippers P., Aouf L., Dalphinet A., Sutherland Peter, Marie Louis, Gounou A., Poustis J.-F., Alraddawi D., Dufour C., Lachiver J.-M., Tison C. (2022). CFOSAT: Latest Improvements in the Swim Products and Contributions in Oceanography . IGARSS 2022 - 2022 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2022, pp. 6768-6771 .


Sallee Jean-Baptiste, Pellichero Violaine, Akhoudas Camille, Pauthenet Etienne, Vignes Lucie, Schmidtko Sunke, Garabato Alberto Naveira, Sutherland Peter, Kuusela Mikael (2021). Summertime increases in upper-ocean stratification and mixed-layer depth . Nature , 591(7851), 592-598 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Marié Louis, Collard Fabrice, Nouguier Frederic, Pineau-Guillou Lucia, Hauser Danièle, Boy François, Méric Stéphane, Sutherland Peter, Peureux Charles, Monnier Goulven, Chapron Bertrand, Martin Adrien, Dubois Pierre, Donlon Craig, Casal Tania, Ardhuin Fabrice (2020). Measuring ocean total surface current velocity with the KuROS and KaRADOC airborne near-nadir Doppler radars: a multi-scale analysis in preparation for the SKIM mission . Ocean Science , 16(6), 1399-1429 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Zippel Seth F., Maksym Ted, Scully Malcolm, Sutherland Peter, Dumont Dany (2020). Measurements of Enhanced Near-Surface Turbulence Under Windrows . Journal Of Physical Oceanography , 50(1), 197-215 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Carr Magda, Sutherland Peter, Haase Andrea, Evers Karl‐ulrich, Fer Ilker, Jensen Atle, Kalisch Henrik, Berntsen Jarle, Părău Emilian, Thiem Øyvind, Davies Peter (2019). Laboratory Experiments on Internal Solitary Waves in Ice‐Covered Waters . Geophysical Research Letters , 46(21), 12230-12238 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Thomson Jim, Ackley Stephen, Girard-Ardhuin Fanny, Ardhuin Fabrice, Babanin Alex, Boutin Guillaume, Brozena John, Cheng Sukun, Collins Clarence, Doble Martin, Fairall Chris, Guest Peter, Gebhardt Claus, Gemmrich Johannes, Graber Hans C., Holt Benjamin, Lehner Susanne, Lund Bjorn, Meylan Michael H., Maksym Ted, Montiel Fabien, Perrie Will, Persson Ola, Rainville Luc, Rogers W. Erick, Shen Hui, Shen Hayley, Squire Vernon, Stammerjohn Sharon, Stopa Justin, Smith Madison M., Sutherland Peter, Wadhams Peter (2018). Overview of the Arctic Sea State and Boundary Layer Physics Program . Journal Of Geophysical Research-oceans , 123(12), 8674-8687 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Veras Guimaraes Pedro, Ardhuin Fabrice, Sutherland Peter, Accensi Mickael, Hamon Michel, Perignon Yves, Thomson Jim, Benetazzo Alvise, Ferrant Pierre (2018). A surface kinematics buoy (SKIB) for wave–current interaction studies . Ocean Science , 14(6), 1449-1460 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Sutherland Peter, Dumont Dany (2018). Marginal ice zone thickness and extent due to wave radiation stress. Journal Of Physical Oceanography , 48(8), 1885-1901 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Sutherland Peter, Brozena John, Rogers W. Erick, Doble Martin, Wadhams Peter (2018). Airborne Remote Sensing of Wave Propagation in the Marginal Ice Zone . Journal Of Geophysical Research-oceans , 123(6), 4132-4152 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Stopa Justin, Sutherland Peter, Ardhuin Fabrice (2018). Strong and highly variable push of ocean waves on Southern Ocean sea ice . Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America , 115(23), 5861-5865 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Benetazzo Alvise, Serafino Francesco, Bergamasco Filippo, Ludeno Giovanni, Ardhuin Fabrice, Sutherland Peter, Sclavo Mauro, Barbariol Francesco (2018). Stereo imaging and X-band radar wave data fusion: An assessment . Ocean Engineering , 152, 346-352 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Laxague Nathan J. M., Ozgokmen Tamay M., Haus Brian K., Novelli Guillaume, Shcherbina Andrey, Sutherland Peter, Guigand Cedric M., Lund Bjorn, Mehta Sanchit, Alday Matias, Molemaker Jeroen (2018). Observations of Near-Surface Current Shear Help Describe Oceanic Oil and Plastic Transport . Geophysical Research Letters , 45(1), 245-249 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Filipot Jean-Francois, The Dime Group (2018). Extreme sea states and wave breaking characterization for MRE activities . Actes des 16èmes Journées de l'Hydrodynamique - JH 2018. 27-29 novembre 2018, Marseille. Session 5 : états de mer. 8p.


Filipot Jean-François, Duarte Rui, Leckler Fabien, Varing Audrey, Sutherland Peter, Ardhuin Fabrice, Prevosto Marc, Maisondieu Christophe, Delpey Matthias (2017). Modelling Wave Breaking Statistics for MRE Applications . Proceedings of the 12th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference 27th Aug -1st Sept 2017, Cork, Ireland. ISSN 2309-1983. pp.902-1 / 902-10 .


Ardhuin Fabrice, Sutherland Peter, Doble Martin, Wadhams Peter (2016). Ocean waves across the Arctic: attenuation due to dissipation dominates over scattering for periods longer than 19 s . Geophysical Research Letters , 43(11), 5775-5783 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Sutherland Peter, Gascard Jean-Claude (2016). Airborne remote sensing of ocean wave directional wavenumber spectra in the marginal ice zone . Geophysical Research Letters , 43(10), 5151-5159 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Hamon Michel, Thomas Pierre, Prigent Sebastien, Peden Olivier, Ardhuin Fabrice, Sutherland Peter, Terre-Terrillon Thierry (2016). A small drifting buoy for measuring waves in open ocean and sea-ice interactions . InMartech 2016. 4-6 October 2016, Bergen, Norway .