2018 Research Roundup

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January 15, 2019 by Helen Hill


To round out the year we have again collected a sample of over one hundred research articles published in 2018 that involved MITgcm in some way. Email missing citations or pitch your research to hlh@mit.edu. Happy New Year!

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Y. D. Afanasyev & Y. Zhang (2018), Cyclonic circulation of Saturn’s atmosphere due to tilted convection, Nature Geoscience, volume 11, pages164–167, doi: 10.1038/s41561-018-0070-3

Yael Amitai, Yosef Ashkenazy, Hezi Gildor (2018), The effect of wind-stress over the Eastern Mediterranean on deep-water formation in the Adriatic Sea, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2018.11.015

Daniel E. Amrhein, Carl Wunsch, Olivier Marchal, Gael Forget (2018), A global glacial ocean state estimate constrained by upper-ocean temperature proxies, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0769.1

Olivier Arzel, Thierry Huck, and Alain Colin de Verdière (2018), The Internal Generation of the Atlantic Ocean Interdecadal Variability, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0884.1


Baker, Matthew, Kivva, Kirill, Eisner, Lisa 92018), A MONITOR/TCODE Workshop on “The role of the northern Bering Sea in modulating the Arctic II: International interdisciplinary collaboration”,PICES Press; Sidney Vol. 26, Iss. 1, (Winter 2018): 15-19

William Barham, Scott Bachman, Ian Grooms (2018), Some effects of horizontal discretization on linear baroclinic and symmetric instabilities, Ocean Modeling, Volume 125, May 2018, Pages 106-116, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2018.03.004

Igor Bashmachnikov, Tatyana Belonenko, Pavel Kuibin, Denis Volkov, Victor Foux (2018), Pattern of vertical velocity in the Lofoten vortex (the Norwegian Sea), Ocean Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s10236-018-1213-1

Jarle Berntsen, Guttorm Alendal, Helge Avlesen, Øyvind Thiem (2018), Effects of the bottom boundary condition in numerical investigations of dense water cascading on a slope, Ocean Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s10236-018-1138-8

A. Bigdeli, T. Hara, B. Loose, A. T. Nguyen (2018), Wave Attenuation and Gas Exchange Velocity in Marginal Sea Ice Zone, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013380

Arash Bigdeli (2017), Modeling Gas Budgets in Marginal Sea Ice Zones, Doctoral Dissertation, University of Rhode Island, pdf (digitalcommons.uri.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1698&context=oa_diss)

Edward W. Blockley and K. Andrew Peterson (2018), Improving Met Office seasonal forecasts of Arctic sea ice using assimilation of CryoSat-2 thickness, The Cryosphere Discuss., doi: 10.5194/tc-2018-62

O. Bouhali, I.G. Economou, F. El-Mellouhi (2018), Some recent developments on computational science and engineering, Journal of Computational Science, doi: 10.1016/j.jocs.2018.08.006

Charlotte Breitkreuz, André Paul, Takasumi Kurahashi‐Nakamura, Martin Losch, Michael Schulz (2018), A dynamical reconstruction of the global monthly‐mean oxygen isotopic composition of seawater, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC014300

Genevieve Brett (2018), Chaotic advection, mixing, and property exchange in three-dimensional ocean eddies and gyres, PhD dissertation, MIT-WHOI Joint Program, https://darchive.mblwhoilibrary.org/bitstream/handle/1912/10413/Brett_thesis.pdf

Ben Bronselaer, Laure Zanna, David R. Munday, Jason Lowe (2018), Southern Ocean carbon-wind stress feedback, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-017-4041-y


Jörn Callies, Raffaele Ferrari (2018), Note on the Rate of Restratification in the Baroclinic Spindown of Fronts, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0175.1

M. Cameron Rencurrel and Brian E. J. Rose (2018), Exploring the Climatic Response to Wide Variations in Ocean Heat Transport on an Aquaplanet, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0856.1

Quentin Carradec, Eric Pelletier, Corinne Da Silva et al (2018), A global ocean atlas of eukaryotic genes, Nature Communications, volume 9, Article number: 373, doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02342-1

Paola Cessi (2018), The effect of northern hemisphere winds on the meridional overturning circulation and stratification, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-18-0085.1

Ciavatta, Stefano, R. J. W. Brewin, J. Skakala, Luca Polimene, Lee de Mora, Yuri Artioli, Icarus Allen. (2018), Assimilation of Ocean‐Color Plankton Functional Types to Improve Marine Ecosystem Simulations, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017jc013490

Andrea A. Cimatoribus, U. Lemmin, D. Bouffard, D. A. Barry (2018), Nonlinear Dynamics of the Near-Shore Boundary Layer of a Large Lake (Lake Geneva), Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013531

Xiao Chen, Bo Qiu, Shuiming Chen, Xuhua Cheng, Yiquan Qi (2018), Interannual Modulations of the 50‐Day Oscillations in the Celebes Sea: Dynamics and Impact, Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013960

Qiang Cheng, Juanjuan Liu, Bin Wang (2018), Optimization of the WRFV3.7 adjoint model, Geoscientific Model development, doi: 10.5194/gmd-2018 310

M. Claus, R. Greatbatch, P. Brandt (2018), Driving mechanisms for maintaining the equatorial deep jets and the quasi-steady flanking jets, Ocean Deoxygenation, Sep. 3, 2018, http://oceanrep.geomar.de/44704/1/20180903_SFB754_Ocean_Deoxynation.pdf

Henrique Coelho, Zhong Peng, Dave Sproson, Jill Bradon (2018), A Methodology to Characterize Internal Solitons in the Ocean, Proceedings of the 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Artic Engineering, ICONE14, June 17-22, 2018, Madrid, Spain

G. Cossarini, L. Mariotti, L. Feudale, A. Mignot, S. Salon, V. Taillandier, A. Teruzzi, F. D’Ortenzio (2019), Towards operational 3D-Var assimilation of chlorophyll Biogeochemical-Argo float data into a biogeochemical model of the Mediterranean Sea, Ocean Modelling, Volume 133, January 2019, Pages 112-128, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2018.11.005


James E. David (2018), Effects of Propagating Submerged Objects on Diffusive Staircases, Masters Thesis, US Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA https://calhoun.nps.edu/bitstream/handle/10945/59647/18Jun_Davis_James.pdf

Gregory F. de Souza, Samar P. Khatiwala, Mathis P. Hain, Susan H. Little, Derek Vance (2018), On the Origin of the Marine Zinc-Silicon Correlation, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2018.03.050

Edward A. Doddridge and Alexey Radul (2018), Aronnax: An idealised isopycnal ocean model, the Journal of Open Source Software, doi: 10.21105/joss.00592

Edward W. Doddridge and David P. Marshall (2018), Implications of Eddy Cancellation for Nutrient Distribution Within Subtropical Gyres, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013842

B. Drummond, N. J. Mayne, I. Baraffe, P. Tremblin, J. Manners, D. S. Amundsen, J. Goyal, and D. Acreman (2018), The effect of metallicity on the atmospheres of exoplanets with fully coupled 3D hydrodynamics, equilibrium chemistry, and radiative transfer, arXiv: 1801.01045 [Astronomy & Astrophysics]


Ahmed Eladawy, Mohamed Shaltout, Magda Catarina Sousa, João Miguel Dias, Kazuo Nadaoka (2018), Estimating the Mean Circulation and Water Exchange of the Gulf of Suez-Red Sea via a Validated One-Way Atmospheric-Hydrodynamic Coupled Model, Earth Systems and Environment, doi: 10.1007/s41748-018-0049-7

Mohamed El Sayed Shaltout and Kareem Mahmoud Tobal (2018), Downscaling Global Climate Models: The case for Egypt, Alexandria Research Centre for Adaptation to Climate Change, Alexandria University <pdf>


M.S. Filmer, C.W. Hughes, P.L. Woodworth, W.E. Featherstone, R.J. Bingham (2018), Comparison between geodetic and oceanographic approaches to estimate mean dynamic topography for vertical datum unification: evaluation at Australian tide gauges, Journal of Geodesy, doi: 10.1007/s00190-018-1131-5

Christopher L. Follett, Stephanie Dutkiewicz, David M. Karl, Keisuke Inomura and Michael J. Follows (2018), Seasonal resource conditions favor a summertime increase in North Pacific diatom–diazotroph associations, The ISME Journal, doi: 10.1038/s41396-017-0012-x

Neil J. Fraser, Mark E. Inall, Marcello G. Magaldi, Thomas W. N. Haine, Sam C. Jones (2018), Wintertime Fjord‐Shelf Interaction and Ice Sheet Melting in Southeast Greenland, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC014435

M. J. Fried, G. A. Catania, L. A. Stearns, D. A. Sutherland, T. C. Bartholomaus, E. Shroyer, J. Nash (2018), Reconciling Drivers of Seasonal Terminus Advance and Retreat at 13 Central West Greenland Tidewater Glaciers, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, doi: 10.1029/2018JF004628

Sindre M. Fritzner, Rune G. Graversen, Keguang Wang, Kai H. Christensen (2018), Comparison between a multi-variate nudging method and the ensemble Kalman filter for sea-ice data assimilation, Journal of Glaciology, doi: 10.1017/jog.2018.33

Fukumori, I., P. Heimbach, R. Ponte, and C. Wunsch (2018), A Dynamically Consistent, Multi-Variable Ocean Climatology, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0213.1


Javier García-Pintado and André Paul (2018), Evaluation of iterative Kalman smoother schemes for multi-decadal past climate analysis with comprehensive Earth system models, Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 5051-5084, 2018, doi: 10.5194/gmd-11-5051-2018

D. Giglio, V. Lyubchich, M.R. Mazloff (2018), Estimating Oxygen in the Southern Ocean Using Argo Temperature and Salinity, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2017JC013404

John A. Gittings, Dionysios E. Raitsos, George Krokos and Ibrahim Hoteit (2018), Impacts of warming on phytoplankton abundance and phenology in a typical tropical marine ecosystem, Scientific Reports 8, 2240, doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-20560-5

Ada Gjermundsen, Joseph H. LaCasce, and Liv Denstada (2018), The Thermally Driven Ocean Circulation with Realistic Bathymetry, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0147.1

D. N. Goldberg, N. Gourmelen, S. Kimura, R. Millan, K. Snow (2018), How Accurately Should We Model Ice Shelf Melt Rates? Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2018GL080383

D.N. Goldberg, K. Snow, P. Holland, J.R. Jordan, J.-M. Campin, P. Heimbach, R. Arthern, A. Jenkins (2018), Representing grounding line migration in synchronous coupling between a marine ice sheet model and a z-coordinate ocean model, Ocean Modelling, Volume 125, May 2018, Pages 45-60, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2018.03.005

Rino M. Guerrero (2018), Influence of Acceleration on the Pattern and Dynamics of Stratified Wakes, Masters Thesis, US Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA https://calhoun.nps.edu/bitstream/handle/10945/59671/18Jun_Guerrero_Rino.pdf

Daquan Guo, Aditya Kartadikaria, Peng Zhan, Jieshuo Xie, Mingjie Li, Ibrahim Hoteit (2018), Baroclinic Tides Simulation in the Red Sea: Comparison to Observations and Basic Characteristics, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013970

Mukund Gupta and John Marshall (2018), The climate response to multiple volcanic eruptions mediated by ocean heat uptake: damping processes and accumulation potential, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0703.1

Dafydd Gwyn Evans, Jan D. Zika, Alberto C. Naveira Garabato, A. J. George Nurser (2018), The Cold Transit of Southern Ocean Upwelling, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2018GL079986


Haines, K. (2018), Ocean reanalyses, In “New Frontiers in Operational Oceanography”, E. Chassignet, A. Pascual, J. Tintoré, and J. Verron, Eds., GODAE OceanView, 545-562, doi: 10.17125/gov2018.ch19

Sultan Hameed, Christopher L. P. Wolfe, and Lequan Chi (2018), Impact of the Atlantic Meridional Mode on Gulf Stream North Wall Position, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0098.1

Hakase Hayashida, James R. Christian, Amber M. Holdsworth, Xianmin Hu, Adam H. Monahan, Eric Mortenson, Paul G. Myers, Olivier G. J. Riche, Tessa Sou, and Nadja S. Steiner (2018), CSIB v1: a sea-ice biogeochemical model for the NEMO community ocean modeling framework, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi: 10.5194/gmd-2018-191

Christopher Horvat, Eli Tziperman (2018), Understanding Melting due to Ocean Eddy Heat Fluxes at the Edge of Sea‐Ice Floes, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2018GL079363

Kenneth G. Hughes, Jody M. Klymak, William J. Williams, Humfrey Melling (2018), Tidally modulated internal hydraulic flow and energetics in the central Canadian Arctic Archipelago, Journal of Geophysical research Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013770

Helga S. Huntley, Patricia Ryan (2018), Wind Effects on Flow Patterns and Net Fluxes in Density-Driven High-Latitude Channel Flow, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC012748


N. G. Iakovlev, E. M. Volodin, D. V. Sidorenko, A. S. Gritsun (2018), Role of Penetrative Convection under the Ice in the Formation of the State of the World Ocean, Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics, doi: 10.1134/S0001433818060142

Yuichi Iwanaka and Atsuhiko Isobe (2018), Tidally Induced Instability Processes Suppressing River Plume Spread in a Nonrotating and Nonhydrostatic Regime, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2017JC013495

Alfredo Izquierdo, Uwe Mikolajewicz (2018), The Role of Tides in the Spreading of Mediterranean Outflow Waters along the Southwestern Iberian Margin, Ocean Modelling, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2018.08.003


Sudip Jana, Avijit Gangopadhyay, Pierre F.J.Lermusiaux, Arun Chakraborty, Sourav Sil, Patrick J.HaleyJr. (2018), Sensitivity of the Bay of Bengal upper ocean to different winds and river input conditions, Journal of Marine Systems, doi: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2018.08.001

Malte F. Jansen, Louis-Philippe Nadeau, Timothy M. Merlis (2018), Transient versus Equilibrium Response of the Ocean’s Overturning Circulation to Warming, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0797.1

Mari F. Jensen, Kerim H. Nisancioglu, and Michael A. Spall (2018), Large changes in sea ice triggered by small changes in Atlantic water temperature, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0802.1

Mari Fjalstad Jensen (2017), Abrupt changes in sea ice and dynamics of Dansgaard Oeschger events, Doctoral Disertation, University of Bergen, Norway. pdf http://bora.uib.no/bitstream/handle/1956/17101/dr-thesis-2017-Mari-Fjalstad-Jensen.pdf

Weinwen Ji, Ru Chen, and Jun Yang (2018), Idealized Wind-driven Ocean Circulations on Exoplanets, arXiv:1809.01376v1 [astron-ph.EP]

Meibing Jin, Clara Deal, Wieslaw Maslowski, Patricia Matrai, Andrew Roberts, Robert Osinski, Younjoo J. Lee, Marina Frants, Scott Elliott, Nicole Jeffery, Elizabeth Hunke, Shanlin Wang (2018), Effects of Model Resolution and Ocean Mixing on Forced Ice-Ocean Physical and Biogeochemical Simulations Using Global and Regional System Models, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013365

Xiaolin Jin, Young-Oh Kwon, Caroline C. Ummenhofer, Hyodae Seo, Yu Kosaka, and Jonathon S. Wright (2018), Distinct mechanisms of decadal subsurface heat content variations in the eastern and western Indian Ocean modulated by tropical Pacific SST, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0184.1

Xiaolin Jin, Young-Oh Kwon, Caroline C. Ummenhofer, Hyodae Seo, Franziska U. Schwarzkopf, Arne Biastoch, Claus W. Böning, and Jonathon S. Wright (2018), Influences of Pacific Climate Variability on Decadal Subsurface Ocean Heat Content Variations in the Indian Ocean, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0654.1

C. S. Jones, and Paola Cessi (2018), Components of upper-ocean salt transport by the gyres and the meridional overturning circulation, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-18-0005.1

Dan Jones, Gael Forget, Bablu Sinha, Simon Josey, Emma Boland, Andrew Meijers, Emily Shuckburgh (2018), Local and Remote Influences on the Heat Content of the Labrador Sea: an Adjoint Sensitivity Study, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.17605/OSF.IO/KC2U9

Guillaume Jouvet, Yvo Weidmann, Marin Kneib, Martin Detert, Julien Seguinot, Daiki Sakakibara, Shin Sugiyam (2018), Short-lived ice speed-up and plume water flow captured by a VTOL UAV give insights into subglacial hydrological system of Bowdoin Glacier, Remote Sensing of Environment, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2018.08.027

Jordan, J, Holland, P, Goldberg, D, Snow, K, arthern, R, Campin, J-M, Heimbach, P and Jenkins, A (2017), Ocean-forced ice-shelf thinning in a synchronously coupled ice–ocean model, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013251


Kallevig, Mark; Kelly, Samuel (2018), Basin Mode Waves in a Rotating, Cylindrical, Water Tank, Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy, http://hdl.handle.net/11299/199908

Alexander G. Kalmikov and Patrick Heimbach (2018), On Barotropic Mechanisms of Uncertainty Propagation in Estimation of Drake Passage Transport, Monthly Weather Review, arXiv:1804.06033 [physics.ao-ph]

Subhajit Kar and Anirban Guha (2018), Accurate reconstruction of ocean bathymetry from surface data, arXiv:1805.00297 [physics.flu-dyn]

Samar Khatiwala, Heather Graven, Sarah Payne, Patrick Heimbach (2018), Changes to the Air‐Sea Flux and Distribution of Radiocarbon in the Ocean Over the 21st Century, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2018GL078172

Jennifer King, Henriette Skourup, Sine M. Hvidegaard, Anja Rösel, Sebastian Gerland, Gunnar Spreen, Chris Polashenski, Veit Helm, Glen E. Liston (2018), Comparison of Freeboard Retrieval and Ice Thickness Calculation From ALS, ASIRAS, and CryoSat-2 in the Norwegian Arctic, to Field Measurements Made During the N-ICE2015 Expedition, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013233

Jody M. Klymak (2018), Non-propagating Form Drag and Turbulence Due to Stratified Flow over Large-scale Abyssal Hill Topography, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0225.1

Klocker, A. (2018), Opening the window to the Southern Ocean: The role of jet dynamics, Science Advances, 03 Oct 2018: Vol. 4, no. 10, eaao4719, doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aao4719

Komacek, Thaddeus David (2018), The Atmospheric Circulation and Evolution of Close-in Extrasolar Gas Giant Planets, Doctoral thesis, University of Arizona

Anurag Kumar, Suneet Dwivedi, D. Ram Rajak, A.C.Pandey (2018), Impact of air-sea forcings on the southern ocean sea ice variability around the Indian Antarctic stations, Polar Science, doi: 10.1016/j.polar.2018.05.005

Anurag Kumar, Suneet Dwivedi, Avinash C.Pandey (2018), Quantifying predictability of sea ice around the Indian Antarctic stations using coupled ocean sea ice model with shelf ice, Polar Science, doi: 10.1016/j.polar.2018.04.003

Pushkar Kumar, Jain, Kyle Mandli, Ibrahim Hoteit, Omar Knio, ClintDawson (2018), Dynamically adaptive data-driven simulation of extreme hydrological flows, Ocean Modelling, Volume 122, February 2018, Pages 85-103, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2017.12.004

Laura KreidBerg, Michael R. Line, Vivien Parmentier, Kevin B. Stevenson, Tom Louden, Mickael Bonnefoy, Jacqueline K. Faherty, Gregory W. Henry, Michael H. Williamson, Keivan Stassun, Thomas G. Beatty, Jacob L. Bean, Jonathan J. Fortney, Adam P. Showman, Jean-Michel Desert and Jacob Arcangeli (2018), Global Climate and Atmospheric Composition of the Ultra-Hot Jupiter WASP-103b from HST and Spitzer Phase Curve Observations, arXiv:1805.00029 [astro-ph.EP]

Kerstin Kretschmer, Lukas Jonkers, Michal Kucera, and Michael Schulz (2018), Modeling seasonal and vertical habitats of planktonic foraminifera on a global scale, Biogeosciences, 15, 4405–4429, doi: 10.5194/bg-15-4405-2018


Bernawis Lamona, Judith Hauck and Christoph Völke (2018), Evaluation of a global ocean general circulation model; The Lat-Lon-Cap (LLC90) configuration of the MITgcm, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, Volume 162, conference 1, doi: 10.1088/1755-1315/162/1/012002

Ayah Lazar, Qiong Zhang and Andrew F. Thompson (2018), Submesoscale Turbulence over a Topographic Slope, Fluids, doi: 10.3390/fluids3020032

Lee, T., and C. Gentemann (2018), Satellite SST and SSS observations and their roles to constrain ocean models, in “New Frontiers in Operational Oceanography”, E. Chassignet, A. Pascual, J. Tintoré, and J. Verron, Eds., GODAE OceanView, 271-288, doi: 10.17125/gov2018.ch11

Vincent Le Fouest, Atsushi Matsuoka, Manfredi Manizza, Mona Shernetsky, Bruno Tremblay, and Marcel Babin (2018), Towards an assessment of riverine dissolved organic carbon in surface waters of the western Arctic Ocean based on remote sensing and biogeochemical modeling, Biogeosciences, 15, 1335–1346, doi: 10.5194/bg-15-1335-2018

Lei Li, Fa-Ming Li, Zhao-Wei Wang, Mei-XunZhao, JingZhang, Jing-Ling Ren (2018), Factors influencing the use of dissolved aluminum as a source tracer in the East China Sea and adjacent waters, Marine Chemistry, doi: 10.1016/j.marchem.2018.05.009

Zhiyuan Li et al (2018), The synoptic variation of Yellow Sea Warm Current in winter and its mechanisms, International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow, doi: 10.1108/HFF-05-2018-0255

Yu-Chiao Liang, Matthew R. Mazloff, Isabella Rosso, Shih-Wei Fang and Jin-Yi Yu (2018), A Multivariate Empirical Orthogonal Function Method to Construct Nitrate Maps in the Southern Ocean, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-18-0018.1

C. ‐L. Liu M. ‐H. Chang (2018), Numerical Studies of Submesoscale Island Wakes in the Kuroshio, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2017JC013501

Xi Liang, Martin Losch (2018), On the Effects of Increased Vertical Mixing on the Arctic Ocean and Sea Ice, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC014303

Sergio G. Longhitano (2018), Between Scylla and Charybdis (part 1): the sedimentary dynamics of the modern Messina Strait (central Mediterranean) as analogue to interpret the past, Earth-Science Reviews, doi: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2018.06.008

Lorfeld, David J. (2017), The effects of earth’s rotation on the late submarine wake, Masters Thesis, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey

S.N. Losa, M.A. Soppa, V. Perfanis, M. Losch, B. Heim, J. Oelker, S. Sutkiewicz, T. Dinter, V.V. Rozanov, A. Bracher (2018), Modeling the Arctic coloured dissolved organic matter (CDOM) and phytoplankton diversity in/with support to satellite retrievals, POSTER http://epic.awi.de/47235/1/REKLIM_2018.pdf


Neill Mackay, James R. Ledwell, Marie‐José Messias, Alberto C. Naveira Garabato, J. Alexander Brearley, Andrew J. S. Meijers, Daniel C. Jones, Andrew J. Watson (2018), Diapycnal Mixing in the Southern Ocean Diagnosed Using the DIMES Tracer and Realistic Velocity Fields, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013536

J. Mak, J. R. Maddison, D. P. Marshall, D. R. Munday (2018), Implementation of a geometrically informed and energetically constrained mesoscale eddy parameterization in an ocean circulation model, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-18-0017.1

Jessica Masich, Matthew R. Mazloff, Teresa K. Chereskin (2018), Interfacial Form Stress in the Southern Ocean State Estimate, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013844

Megan Mansfield, Jacob L. Bean, Michael R. Line, Vivien Parmentier, Laura Kreidberg, Jean-Michael Desert. Jonathan J. Fourtney, Kevin B. Stevenson, Jacob Arcangeli, and Diana Dragomir (2018), A HST/WFC3 Thermal Emission Spectrum of the Hot Jupiter HAT-P-7B, arXiv:1805.00424 [astro-ph.EP]

S. D. Martyanov, A. Yu. Dvornikov, V. A. Ryabchenko, D. V. Sein, S. M. Gordeeva (2018), Investigation of the Relationship between Primary Production and Sea Ice in the Arctic Seas: Assessments based on a small-component model of a marine ecosystem, Fundamentalnaya i Prikladnaya Gidrofizika, 11, 2, 108—117, doi: 10.7868/S207366731802010

Galen A. McKinley, Alexis L. Ritzer, and Nicole S. Lovenduski (2018), Mechanisms of northern North Atlantic biomass variability, Biogeosciences Discuss., doi: 10.5194/bg-2018-89

Joao Mendonca, Matej Malik, Brice-Olivier Demory, and Kevin Heng (2018), Revisiting the Phase Curves of WASP-43B: Confronting reanalyzed Spitzer data with cloudy atmospheres, arXiv: 1802.03047

Sachiko Mohanty, A.D. Rao, G. Latha (2018), Energetics of Semidiurnal Internal Tides in the Andaman Sea, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013852

Samah El Mohtar, Ibrahim Hoteit, Omar Knio, Leila Issa, Issam Lakkis (2018), Lagrangian tracking in stochastic fields with application to an ensemble of velocity fields in the Red Sea, Ocean Modeling, Volume 131, November 2018, pp 1- 14, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2018.08.008

Erwan Monier, Sergey Paltsev, Andrei Sokolov, Y.-H. Henry Chen, Xiang Gao, Qudsia Ejaz, Evan Couzo, C. Adam Schlosser, Stephanie Dutkiewicz, Charles Fant, Jeffery Scott, David Kicklighter, Jennifer Morris, Henry Jacoby, Ronald Prinn & Martin Haigh (2018), Toward a consistent modeling framework to assess multi-sectoral climate impacts, Nature Communications, volume 9, Article number: 660, doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-02984-9

L. Mu, Q. Yang,, M. Losch, S.N. Losa, R. Ricker, L. Nerger, X. Liang (2018), Improving sea ice thickness estimates by assimilating CryoSat‐2 and SMOS sea ice thickness data simultaneously, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, doi: 10.1002/qj.3225


Elnaz Naghibi, Sergey A. Karabasov, Mir Abbas Jalali, S.M. Hadi Sadati (2018), Fast spectral solutions of the double-gyre problem in a turbulent flow regime, Applied Mathematical Modeling, doi: 10.1016/j.apm.2018.09.026

Yoshihiro Nakayama, Dimitris Menemenlis, Hong Zhang, Michael Schodlok & Eric Rignot (2018), Origin of Circumpolar Deep Water intruding onto the Amundsen and Bellingshausen Sea continental shelves, Nature Communications, doi: s41467-018-05813-1



Oded Padon and Yosef Ashkenazy (2018), Non-hydrostatic effects in the Dead Sea, Journal of Marine Systems, doi: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2018.06.007

Massimiliano Palma (2018), Toward a Coastal Processing Resolving Ocean Model-Nesting LES-COAST and MITgcm, Doctoral Dissertation, University of Triest, Italy

E. Panassa, C. Völker, D. Wolf‐Gladrow, J. Hauck (2018), Drivers of Interannual Variability of Summer Mixed Layer Depth in the Southern Ocean Between 2002 and 2011, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013901

Vivien Parmentier, Mike R. Line, Jacob L. Bean, Megan Mansfield, Laura Kreidberg, Roxana Lupu, Channon Visscher, Jean-Michel Desert, Jonathan J. Fortney, Magalie Deleuil, Jacob Arcangeli, Adam P. Showman, and Mark S. Marley (2018), From thermal dissociation to condensation in the atmospheres of ultra hot Jupiters: WASP-121b in context, arXiv:1805.00096 [astron-ph.EP]

Helen R. Pillar, Helen L. Johnson, David P. Marshall, Patrick Heimbach, and So Takao (2018), Impacts of Atmospheric Reanalysis Uncertainty on Atlantic Overturning Estimates at 25°N, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0241.1

M. N. Pisareva (2018), An overview of the recent research on the Chukchi Sea water masses and their circulation, Russian Journal of Earth Sciences, vol. 18, 4, 2018, doi: 10.2205/2018ES000631

Alexandre Pohl, Marie Laugié, Jean Borgomano, Julien Michel, Cyprien Lanteaume, Christopher R. Scotese, Camille Frau, Emmanuelle Poli, Yannick Donnadieu (2018), Quantifying the paleogeographic driver of Cretaceous carbonate platform development using paleoecological niche modeling, Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2018.10.017

R.M. Ponte and C.G. Piecuch (2018), Mechanisms Controlling Global Mean Sea Surface Temperature Determined From a State Estimate, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1002/2017GL076821

Arnaud Pourchez (2018), Impact de la diapause sur la dynamique de communautés planctoniques dans un écosystème Arctique numérique, Masters thesis, Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Diana Powell, Xi Zhang, Peter GAo, and Vivien Parmentier (2018), Formation of Silicate and Titanium Clouds on Hot Jupiters, arXiv:1805.01468

A.E. Friederike Prowe, André W. Visser, Ken H. Andersen, Sanae Chiba, Thomas Kiørboe (2018), Biogeography of zooplankton feeding strategy, Limnology and Oceanography, doi: 10.1002/lno.11067


Bo Qiu and Shuiming Chen (2018), Seasonality in Transition Scale from Balanced to Unbalanced Motions in the World Ocean, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0169.1

Qiu, B., Chen, S., Klein, P., Wang, J., Torres, H. S., Fu, L.-L., Menemenlis, D. (2018), Seasonality in transition scale from balanced to unbalanced motions in the world ocean, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0169.1


Naila F. Raboudi, Boujemaa Ait-El-Fquih, and Ibrahim Hoteit (2018), Ensemble Kalman filtering with one-step-ahead smoothing, Monthly Weather Review, doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-17-0175.1

Karina Ramos-Musalem and Susan E. Allen (2018), The impact of locally-enhanced vertical diffusivity on the cross-shelf transport of tracers induced by a submarine canyon, arXiv:1808.07237v1 [physics.ao-ph]

M.Reale, F.Giorgi, C.Solidoro, V. Di Biagio, L.Mariotti and R.Farneti (2018), Preliminary results of the RegCM‐ES model with an active biogeochemical component
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Heather C. Regan, Paul R. Holland, Michael P. Meredith, Jennifer Pike (2018), Sources, variability and fate of freshwater in the Bellingshausen Sea, Antarctica, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, Volume 133, Pages 59-71, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2018.01.005

Richardson, Darren Paul (2018), The domain agnostic generation of natural language explanations from provenance graphs, University of Southampton, Doctoral Thesis, 148pp, https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/423465/

Richter, Friedrich; Drusch, Matthias; Kaleschke, Lars; Maaß, Nina; Tian-Kunze, Xiangshan; et al. (2018), Arctic sea ice signatures: L-band brightness temperature sensitivity comparison using two radiation transfer models, The Cryosphere, Katlenburg-Lindau Vol. 12, Iss. 3, 921-933, doi: 10.5194/tc-12-921-2018

O. Richet, J.‐M. Chomaz, C. Muller (2018), Internal Tide Dissipation at Topography: Triadic Resonant Instability Equatorward and Evanescent Waves Poleward of the Critical Latitude, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2017JC013591

Damien Ringeisen, Nils Hutter, Martin Losch, and L. Bruno Tremblay (2018), Modeling Sea Ice fracture at very high resolution with VP rheologies, The Cryosphere Discuss., doi: 10.5194/tc-2018-192

Rocha, Cesar Barbedo (2018), The turbulent and wavy upper ocean: transition from geostrophic flows to internal waves and stimulated generation of near-inertial waves, PhD dissertation, University of California, San Diego, https://search.proquest.com/openview/18478c2f9225d0d5f24adfd29b779675/1

Namrata Roy, Ritaban Chatterjee, Manasvita Joshi, Aritra Ghosh (2018), Probing the Jets of Blazars Using the Temporal Symmetry of Their Multi-Wavelength Outbursts, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, doi: 10.1093/mnras/sty2748

Itzel Ruvalcaba Baroni, Alexandre Pohl, Niels A.G.M. van Helmond, Nina M. Papadomanolaki, Angela L. Coe, Anthony S. Cohen, Bas van de Schootbrugge, Yannick Donnadieu, Caroline P. Slomp (2018), Ocean circulation in the Toarcian (Early Jurassic), a key control on deoxygenation and carbon burial on the European Shelf, Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, doi: 10.1029/2018PA003394


Antonio Sanchez-Roman, Gabriel Jorda, Gianmaria Sannino and Damia Gomis (2018), Modelling study of transformations of the exchange flows along the Strait of Gibralter, Ocean Sci. Discuss., doi: 10.5194/os-2018-57

Wlademir Santis, Luis Aímol, Paola Castellanos and Edmo J. D. Campos (2018), The impacts of the Indonesian Throughflow on the inter-basin seesaw mechanism, in idealized experiments, Int. J. Climatol, doi: 10.1002/joc.5424

Simone Sammartino, José C. Sánchez-Garrido, Cristina Naranjo, Jesús García Lafuente, Pablo Rodríguez Rubio, Marcos Sotillo (2018), Water renewal in semi-enclosed basins: A high resolution lagrangian approach with application to the bay of algeciras, strait of gibraltar, Limnology and Oceanography Methods, doi: 10.1002/lom3.10231

G Sannino and A Carillo, Energy from seas and oceans, Energia, ambiente e innovazione, 2/2017, doi: 10.12910/EAI2017-030

Wlademir Santis, Luis Aímola, Paola Castellanos, Edmo J. D. Campos (2018), The impacts of the Indonesian Throughflow on the inter-basin seesaw mechanism, in idealized experiments, International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.5424

Nicole-Jeanne Schlegel, Helene Seroussi, Michael P. Schodlok, Eric Y. Larour, Carmen Boening, Daniel Limonadi, Michael M. Watkins, Mathieu Morlighem and Michiel R. van den Broeke (2018), Exploration of Antarctic Ice Sheet 100-year contribution to sea level rise and associated model uncertainties using the ISSM framework, The Cryosphere Discuss., doi: 10.5194/tc-2018-105

Callum J. Shakespeare and Andrew McC. Hogg (2018), The life-cycle of spontaneously generated internal waves, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0153.1

D. Shankar, R. Remya, A.C. Anil, V. Vijith (2018), Role of physical processes in determining the nature of fisheries in the eastern Arabian Sea, Progress in Oceanography, doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2018.11.006

Adam P. Showman, Xianyu Tan, and Xi Zhang (2018), Atmospheric Circulation of Brown Dwarfs and Jupiter and Saturn-like Planets: Zonal jets, long-term variability, and QBO-type oscillations, arXiv:1807.08433v1[astro-ph.EP]

E.L. Shroyer and Robert S. Pickart (2018), Pathways, timing, and evolution of Pacific Winter Water through Barrow Canyon, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2018.05.004

Adil Siripatana, Talea Mayo, Omar Knio, Clint Dawson, Olivier Le Maître, Ibrahim Hoteit (2018), Ensemble Kalman filter inference of spatially-varying Manning’s n coefficients in the coastal ocean, Journal of Hydrology, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2018.05.021

Timothy Smith and Patrick Heimbach (2018), Atmospheric origins of variability in the South Atlantic meridional overturning circulation, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0311.1

Jeroen E. Sonke, Roman Teisserenc, Lars-Eric Heimbürger-Boavida, Mariia V. Petrova, Nicolas Marusczak, Theo Le Dantec, Artem V. Chupakov, Chuxian Li, Colin P. Thackray, Elsie M. Sunderland, Nikita Tananaev, and Oleg S. Pokrovsky (2018), Eurasian river spring flood observations support net Arctic Ocean mercury export to the atmosphere and Atlantic Ocean, PNAS, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1811957115

Michael Spall, Robert S. Pickart, Min Li, Motoyo Itoh, Peigen Lin, Takashi Kikuchi, Yiquan Qi (2018), Transport of Pacific Water into the Canada Basin and the formation of the Chukchi Slope Current, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC013825

Nataliya Stashchuk, Vasiliy Vlasenko, Kerry L. Howell (2018), Modelling tidally induced larval dispersal over Anton Dohrn Seamount, Ocean Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s10236-018-1206-0

Maria E. Steinrueck, Vivien Parmentier, Adam A. Showman, Joshua D. Lothringer, and Roxana E. Lupu (2018), The Effect of Disequilibrium Carbon Chemistry on the Atmospheric Circulation and Phase Curves of Hot Jupiter HD 189733b, arXiv:1808.02011v1 [astro-ph.EP]

Andrew L. Stewart, Andreas Klocker, Dimitris Menemenlis (2018), Circum-Antarctic Shoreward Heat Transport Derived From an Eddy- and Tide-Resolving Simulation, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1002/2017GL075677

Ehud Strobach, Andrea Molod, Gael Forget, Jean-Michel Campin, Chris Hill, Dimitris Menemenlis, Patrick Heimbach (2018), Consequences of different air-sea feedbacks on ocean using MITgcm and MERRA-2 forcing: Implications for Coupled Data Assimilation Systems, Ocean Modelling, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2018.10.006

Zhan Su, Jinbo Wang, Patrice Klein, Andrew F. Thompson & Dimitris Menemenlis (2018), Ocean submesoscales as a key component of the global heat budget, Nature Communicationsvolume 9, Article number: 775, doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-02983-w

Ruoyu Sun, Martin Jiskra, Helen M. Amos, Yanxu Zhang, Elsie M. Sunderland, Jeroen E. Sonke (2019), Modelling the mercury stable isotope distribution of Earth surface reservoirs: Implications for global Hg cycling, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume 246, 1 February 2019, Pages 156-173, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2018.11.036


Yohei Takano, Takamitsu Ito, Curtis Deutsch (2018), Projected Centennial Oxygen Trends and Their Attribution to Distinct Ocean Climate Forcings, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi: 10.1029/2018GB005939

V. Tamsitt, R. P. Abernathey, M. R. Mazloff, J. Wang, L. D. Talley (2018), Transformation of Deep Water Masses Along Lagrangian Upwelling Pathways in the Southern Ocean, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013409

Nathaniel Tarshish, Ryan Abernathey, Ci Zhang, Carolina O. Dufour, Ivy Frenger, Stephen M.Griffies (2018), Identifying Lagrangian Coherent Vortices in a Mesoscale Ocean Model, Ocean Modelling, doi: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2018.07.001

Steffen Tietsche, Magdalena Alonso-Balmaseda, Patricia Rosnay, Hao Zuo, Xiangshan Tian-Kunze, and Lars Kaleschke (2018), Thin Arctic sea ice in L-band observations and an ocean reanalysis, The Cryosphere, doi: 10.5194/tc-12-2051-2018

Habib Toye, Samuel Kortas, Peng Zhan, Ibrahim Hoteit (2018), A fault-tolerant HPC scheduler extension for large and operational ensemble data assimilation: Application to the Red Sea, Journal of Computational Science, doi: 10.1016/j.jocs.2018.04.018

Ufuk Utku Turuncoglu (2018), Towards in-situ visualization integrated earth system models: RegESM 1.1 regional modeling system, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi: 10.5194/gmd-2018-179


Mischa Ungermann, Martin Losch (2018), An Observationally‐Based Evaluation of Sub‐Grid Scale Ice Thickness Distributions Simulated in a Large‐Scale Sea Ice ‐ Ocean Model of the Arctic Ocean, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC014022


Tom Van der Stocken, Dustin Carroll, Dimitris Menemenlis, Marc Simard, and Nico Koedam (2018), Global-scale dispersal and connectivity in mangroves, PNAS, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1812470116

Vasiliy Vlasenko, and Nataliya Stashchuk (2018), Tidally Induced Overflow of the Faroese Channels Bottom Water Over the Wyville Thomson Ridge, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC014365

Vasiliy Vlasenko, Nataliya Stashchuk, W. Alex M. Nimmo‐Smith (2018), Three‐Dimensional Dynamics of Baroclinic Tides Over a Seamount, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013287

Giuliana A. Viglione, Andrew F. Thompson, and Mar M. Flexas (2018), Abrupt transitions in submesoscale structure in Southern Drake Passage: Glider observations and model results, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0192.1

R. Völpel, S. Mulitza, A. Paul, J. Lynch‐Stieglitz, M. Schulz (2018), Water‐mass vs. sea‐level effects on benthic foraminiferal oxygen isotope ratios in the Atlantic Ocean during the LGM, Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, doi: 10.1029/2018PA003359


Bronwyn Wake (2018), Pacific oxygen changes, Nature Climate Change 8, 854, doi: 10.1038/s41558-018-0302-y

Lovisa Waldrop Bergman and Céline Heuzé (2018) Influence of initial stratification, wind and sea ice on the modelled oceanic circulation in Nares Strait, northwest Greenland, Ocean Sci. Discuss., doi: 10.5194/os-2018-122

Jinbo Wang, Lee-Lueng Fu, Bo Qiu, Dimitris Menemenlis, Tom Farrar, Yi Chao, Andrew F. Thompson, and Mar M. Flexas (2018), An Observing System Simulation Experiment for the Calibration and Validation of the Surface Water and Ocean Topography Sea Surface Height Measurement Using In-Situ Platforms, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0076.1

Shuya Wang, Jinhu Wang, Xu Chen, Jing Meng, Huan Wang (2018), Density Perturbation and Energy Flux of Internal Waves from Velocity Data, Journal of Ocean University of China, doi: 10.1007/s11802-018-3653-0

Shuya Wang, Xu Chen, Qun Li, Jinhu Wang, Jing Meng, Mengxin Zhao (2018), Scattering of low-mode internal tides at different shaped continental shelves, Continental Shelf Research, Volume 169, Pages 17-24, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2018.09.010

Tianyu Wang, Sarah T. Gille, Matthew R. Mazloff, Nathalie V. Zilberman, Yan Du (2018), Numerical Simulations to Project Argo Float Positions in the Mid-depth and Deep Southwest Pacific, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0214.1

Yixin Wang (2018), Simulating Coral Reef Connectivity in the Southern Red sea, Masters Dissertation, KAUST, Saudi Arabia, https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/bitstream/handle/10754/627890/Updated_MS_Thesis_Yixin_Wang.pdf

Collin P. Ward, Cassia J. Armstrong, Robyn N. Conmy, Deborah P. French-McCay, and Christopher M. Reddy (2018), Photochemical Oxidation of Oil Reduced the Effectiveness of Aerial Dispersants Applied in Response to the Deepwater Horizon Spill, Environmental Science and Technology Letters, doi: 10.1021/acs.estlett.8b00084

Jianfen Wei, Xiangdong Zhang, Zhaomin Wang (2018), Impacts of extratropical storm tracks on Arctic sea ice export through Fram Strait, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-018-4254-8

Jacob O. Wenegrat and Leif N. Thomas (2018), Effects of the Submesoscale on the Potential Vorticity Budget of Ocean Mode Waters, Journal of Physical, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0219.1

Michael Wood, Eric Rignot, Ian Fenty, Dimitris Menemenlis, Romain Millan, Mathieu Morlighem, Jeremie Mouginot, Helene Seroussi (2018), Ocean‐induced melt triggers glacier retreat in Northwest Greenland, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2018GL078024


Jiping Xie, François Counillon, and Laurent Bertino (2018), Impact of assimilating a merged sea-ice thickness from CryoSat-2 and SMOS in the Arctic reanalysis, The Cryosphere, 12, 3671-3691, doi: 10.5194/tc-12-3671-2018


Shengmu Yang, Jiuxing Xing, Shengli Chen, Tian Jiwei, and Daoyi Chen (2018), The impact of the planetary β-effect on the tilting vertical structure of a mesoscale eddy, Ocean Sci. Discuss., doi: 10.5194/os-2018-39

Wei Yang, Toshiyuki Hibiya, Yuki Tanaka, Liang Zhao, Hao Wei (2018), Modification of Parametric Subharmonic Instability in the Presence of Background Geostrophic Currents, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2018GL080183

Roland M.B. Young, Peter L. Read, Yixiong Wang (2018), Simulating Jupiter’s weather layer. Part I: Jet spin-up in a dry atmosphere, Icarus, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2018.12.005

Roland M.B. Young, Peter L. Read, Yixiong Wang (2018), Simulating Jupiter’s weather layer. Part II: Passive ammonia and water cycles, Icarus, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2018.12.002

Hongju Yu, Eric Rignot, Helene Seroussi, and Mathieu Morlighem (2018), Retreat of Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica, over the next 100 years using various ice flow models, ice shelf melt scenarios and basal friction laws, The Cryosphere, 12, 3861-3876, 2018, doi: 10.5194/tc-12-3861-2018


Katherine Zaba, Daniel L. Rudnick, Bruce Cornuelle, Ganesh Gopalakrishnan, and Matthew Mazloff (2018), Annual and interannual variability in the California Current System: Comparison of an ocean state estimate with a network of underwater gliders, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-18-0037.1

L. Zanna J. M. Brankart M. Huber S. Leroux T. Penduff P. D. Williams (2018), Uncertainty and Scale Interactions in Ocean Ensembles: From Seasonal Forecasts to Multi‐Decadal Climate Predictions, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, doi: 10.1002/qj.3397

Zaron, E., and C. Rocha (2018), Meeting Summary: Internal Gravity Waves and Meso/Sub-mesoscale Currents in the Ocean – anticipating high-resolution observations from the Surface Water & Ocean Topography (SWOT) swath altimeter mission, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-18-01 33.1

Peiwen Zhang, Zhenhua Xu, Qun Li, Baoshu Yin, Yijun Hou, Antony K. Liu (2018), The evolution of mode-2 internal solitary waves modulated by background shear currents, Nonlin. Processes Geophys. Discuss., doi: 10.5194/npg-2017-78

Xi Zhang and Adam Showman (2018), Global-Mean Vertical Tracer Mixing in Planetary Atmospheres, arXiv:1803.09149 [astro-ph.EP]

Ying Zhang, Ming Feng, Yan Du, Helen E. Phillips, Nathaniel L. Bindoff, Michael J. McPhaden (2018), Strengthened Indonesian Throughflow Drives Decadal Warming in the Southern Indian Ocean, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2018GL078265

Xi Zhang and Adam P. Showman (2018), Global-Mean Vertical Tracer Mixing in Planetary Atmospheres II: Tidally Locked Planets, arXiv:1808.05365v1 [astro-ph.EP]

Xia Zhao, Dongliang Yuan, Guang Yang, Jing Wang, Hailong Liu, Renhe Zhang, Weiqing Han (2018), Interannual variability and dynamics of intraseasonal wind rectification in the equatorial Pacific Ocean, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-018-4383-0

Yanan Zhu, Bo Qiu, Xiaopei Lin, Fan Wang (2018), Interannual Eddy Kinetic Energy Modulations in the Agulhas Return Current, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, doi: 10.1029/2018JC014333

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