Dr Heather Cannaby

Marine Systems Modelling

Current Projects:

ReCICLE (Resolving Climate Impacts on shelf and CoastaL sea Ecosystems)

Newton-Katip Çelebi Institutional Links Grant (Assessment of the potential impacts of harvesting the copepod Calanus euxinus from the Black Sea considering a range of additional environmental pressures, using a ‘state of the art’ coupled hydrodynamic-ecosystem model.)


Recent projects:

RISES-AM (Responses to coastal climate change: Innovative Strategies for high End Scenarios - Adaptation and Mitigation.)

Singapore vulnerability study (Vulnerability to coastal inundation arising from sea level rise and changes in extreme storm surge and wave events during the 21st century)




Cannaby, H.; Palmer, M.D.; Howard, T.; Bricheno, L.; Calvert, D.; Krijnen, J.; Wood, R.; Tinker, J.; Bunney, C.; Harle, J.; Saulter, A.; O'Neill, C.; Bellingham, C.; Lowe, J.. 2016 Projected sea level rise and changes in extreme storm surge and wave events during the 21st century in the region of Singapore. Ocean Science, 12 (3). 613-632.10.5194/os-12-613-2016
Cannaby, Heather; Fach, Bettina A.; Arkin, Sinan S.; Salihoglu, Baris. 2015 Climatic controls on biophysical interactions in the Black Sea under present day conditions and a potential future (A1B) climate scenario. Journal of Marine Systems, 141. 149-166.10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.08.005
Chust, Guillem; Icarus Allen, J.; Bopp, Laurent; Schrum, Corinna; Holt, Jason; Tsiaras, Kostas; Zavatarelli, Marco; Chifflet, Marina; Cannaby, Heather; Dadou, Isabelle; Daewel, Ute; Wakelin, Sarah L.; Machu, Eric; Pushpadas, Dhanya; Butenschon, Momme; Artioli, Yuri; Petihakis, George; Smith, Chris; Garçon, Veronique; Goubanova, Katerina; Le Vu, Briac; Fach, Bettina A.; Salihoglu, Baris; Clementi, Emanuela; Irigoien, Xabier. 2014 Biomass changes and trophic amplification of plankton in a warmer ocean. Global Change Biology, 20 (7). 2124-2139.10.1111/gcb.12562
Holt, J.; Schrum, C.; Cannaby, H.; Daewel, U.; Allen, I.; Artioli, Y.; Bopp, L.; Butenschon, M.; Fach, B.A.; Harle, J.; Pushpadas, D.; Salihoglu, B.; Wakelin, S.. 2014 Physical processes mediating climate change impacts on regional sea ecosystems. Biogeosciences Discussions, 11 (2). 1909-1975.10.5194/bgd-11-1909-2014

Book section

Bricheno, Lucy; Cannaby, Heather; Howard, Tom; McInnes, Kathleen; Palmer, Matthew. 2015 Extreme Sea Level Projections. In: Marzin, C.; et al, ., (eds.)Singapore’s Second National Climate Change Study – Phase 1. Singapore, Meteorological Office of Singapore, Chap.9, 39pp.