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This page lists publications for the past 3 months from members of the OST science team. For older publications, please search the Literature Database. Links are provided, if available. If you would like a copy of a colleague's paper, please contact the author.


Antony C., L. Testut and A.K. UnnikrishnanIdentification of storm surges in the Bay of Bengal from satellite altimetry. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 151 (December 2014): 131–40. doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2014.09.012.
Bouffard, J.; F. Nencioli; R. Escudier; A.M. Doglioli; A.A. Petrenko; A. Pascual; P.-M. Poulain; D. Elhmaidi Lagrangian analysis of satellite-derived currents: Application to the North Western Mediterranean coastal dynamics. Advances in Space Research. 53 - 5, pp. 788 - 801. 2014.
Capet, A.; E. Mason, V. Rossi, Ch. Troupin, Y. Faugère, I. Pujol, A. PascualImplications of Refined Altimetry on the Estimates of Mesoscale Activity and Eddy-Driven Offshore Transport in the Eastern Boundary Upwelling Systems. Geophysical Research Letters, 41-21, p 7602-7610. DOI: 10.1002/2014GL061770. October 2014
d'Ovidio, F., A. Della Penna, T. W. Trull, F. Nencioli, I. Pujol, M. H. Rio, Y.-H. Park, C. Cotté, M. Zhou, and S. BlainThe biogeochemical structuring role of horizontal stirring: Lagrangian perspectives on iron delivery downstream of the Kerguelen plateau, Biogeosciences Discuss., 12, 779-814, 2015, doi:10.5194/bgd-12-779-2015
Fluet-Chouinard E., B. Lehner, L.-M. Rebelo, F. Papa and S. K. Hamilton Development of a global inundation map at high spatial resolution from topographic downscaling of coarse-scale remote sensing data, Remote Sens. of Environ., 154, 348–361, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2014.10.015
Frappart, F., F. Papa, Y. Malbeteau, J. G. León, G. Ramillien, C. Prigent, L. Seoane, F. Seyler and S. CalmantSurface freshwater storage variations in the Orinoco floodplains using multi-satellite observations, Remote Sens., 7(1), 89-110; doi:10.3390/rs70100089.
Gaube, P., Chelton, D.B., Samelson, R.M., Schlax, M.G. and O’Neill, L.W Satellite Observations of Mesoscale Eddy-Induced Ekman Pumping. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 2014, 45. doi:10.1175/JPO-D-14-0032.1
Gaube, P., McGillicuddy, D.J., Chelton, D.B., Behrenfeld, M.J., and P.G. StruttonRegional variations in the influence of mesoscale eddies on near-surface chlorophyll. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119, 2014, 8195–8220, doi:10.1002/2014JC010111.
Mason, E.; A. Pascual; J.C. McWilliams A new sea surface height-based code for oceanic mesoscale eddy tracking. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 31 - 5, pp. 1181 - 1188. 2014.
Pascual, A.; E. Vidal Vijande; S. Ruiz; S. Somot; V. PapadopoulosSpatiotemporal variability of the surface circulation in the western mediterranean: A comparative study using altimetry and modeling. Geophysical Monograph Series. 202, pp. 5 - 23. 2014..
Pascual, A.; S. Ruiz, B. Buongiorno Nardelli, S. Guinehut, D. Iudicone, J. TintoréNet primary production in the Gulf Stream sustained by quasi-geostrophic vertical exchanges. Geophysical Research Letters, 42. DOI 10.1002/2014GL062569. January 2015
Rawat, A., F. Ardhuin, V. Ballu, W. Crawford, C. Corela, and J. AucanInfragravity waves across the oceans, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 7957–7963, (2014), doi:10.1002/2014GL061604.
Rio, M-H; A. Pascual; P.-M. Poulain; M. Menna; B. Barceló; J. TintoréComputation of a new Mean Dynamic Topography for the Mediterranean Sea from model outputs, altimeter measurements and oceanographic in-situ data. Ocean Sci. 10, 731–744, 2014. 2014.
Ruiz, S.; J.L. Pelegrí; M. Emelianov; A. Pascual; E. MasonGeostrophic and ageostrophic circulation of a shallow anticyclonic eddy off Cape Bojador. Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans. 119
Troupin C., A Pascual, G. Valladeau, A. Lana, Em Heslop, S. Ruiz, M. Torner, N. Picot, J. TintoréIllustration of the emerging capabilities of SARAL/AltiKa in the coastal zone using a multi-platform approach. Advances in Space Research, 55-1, p. 51-59. doi:10.1016/j.asr.2014.09.011 January 2015
Volkov D.L., and F.W. LandererInternal and external forcing of sea level variability in the Black Sea, Ocean Dynamics, 2015, doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2498-0.
Yoon, Y., Beighley, E.Simulating streamflow on regulated rivers using characteristic reservoir storage patterns derived from synthetic remote sensing data, Hydrol. Process., 2014, Wiley Online Library, doi:10.1002/hyp.10342


Gille, S. T., M. M. Carranza, R. Cambra, and R. MorrowWind-induced upwelling in the Kerguelen Plateau Region, Biogeosciences, 11, 6389-6400. 2014
Jacobs, G., Brent P. Bartels, Darek J. Bogucki, Francisco J. Beron-Vera, Shuyi S. Chen, Emanuel F. Coelho, Milan Curcic, Annalisa Griffa, Matthew Gough, Brian K. Haus, Angelique C. Haza, Robert W. Helber, Patrick J. Hogan, Helga S. Huntley, Mohamed Iskandarani, Falko Judt, A.D. Kirwan Jr., Nathan Laxague, Arnoldo Valle-Levinson, Bruce L. Lipphardt Jr., Arthur J. Mariano, Hans E. Ngodock, Guillaume Novelli, M. Josefina Olascoaga, Tamay M. Özgökmen, Andrew C. Poje, Ad J.H.M. Reniers, Clark D. Rowley,Data assimilation considerations for improved ocean predictability during the Gulf of Mexico Grand Lagrangian Deployment (GLAD), Ocean Modelling Volume 83, November 2014, Pages 98–117..
Legeais, J.-F., M. Ablain and S. ThaoEvaluation of wet troposphere path delays from atmospheric reanalyses and radiometers and their impact on the altimeter sea level, Ocean Science, 10, 893-905, 2014, doi: 10.5194/os-10-893-2014.
Moller, D. and D. Esteban-FernandezNear-Nadir Ka-band Field Observations of Fresh Water Bodies, Remote Sensing of the Terrestrial Water Cycle, 1st ed., John Wiley, 2014
Ruiz Etcheverry, Laura A., Martin Saraceno, Alberto R. Piola, Guillaume Valladeau and Osmar O. MöllerA comparison of the annual cycle of sea level in coastal areas from gridded satellite altimetry and tide gauges, Original Research Article Continental Shelf Research, Volume 92, 1 January 2015, Pages 87-97.
Saraceno, Martin, Claudia G. Simionato, Laura A. Ruiz-EtcheverrySea surface height trend and variability at seasonal and inter annual time scales in the Southeastern South American continental shelf between 27°S and 40°S Original Research Article Continental Shelf Research, Volume 91, 1 December 2014, Pages 82-94.
Zajaczkovski, U. and S. T. GilleFour-dimensional structure of the Southern Ocean: Impact of eddies and frontal displacements on the background fields, submitted, J. Geophys. Res. - Oceans, 2014.
Zilberman, N. V., D. H. Roemmich, and S. T. GilleMeridional transport in the South Pacific: Assessing SAM-related variability, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, 2658-2678. 2014
Mazloff, M. R., S. T. Gille, and B. D. CornuelleImproving the geoid: combining altimetry and mean dynamic topography in the California Coastal Ocean, accepted, Geophys. Res. Lett. 2014


Durack, P., Gleckler, P.J., Landerer, F.W., Taylor, K. Quantifying Underestimates of Long-term Upper-Ocean Warming, Nature Climate Change, 4, doi: 10.1038/NCLIMATE2389, 2014.
Llovel, W., J.K. Willis, F.W. Landerer and I. FukumoriDeep-ocean contribution to sea level and energy budget not detectable over the past decade, Nature Climate Change, 4, doi: 10.1038/NCLIMATE2387, 2014.
Passaro, M.; Fenoglio-Marc, L.; Cipollini, P.Validation of Significant Wave Height From Improved Satellite Altimetry in the German Bight, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on , vol.53, no.4, pp.2146, 2156, April 2015, doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2014.2356331.
Paiva, Rodrigo C. D., Michael T. Durand, Faisal Hossain.Spatiotemporal interpolation of discharge across a river network by using synthetic SWOT satellite data, Water Resources Research, DOI: 10.1002/2014WR015618, 2014.
Yoon, Y., Durand, M., Merry, C., Clark, E., Andreadis, K., Asldorg, D.Estimating river bathymetry from data assimilation of synthetic SWOT measurements, Journal of Hydrology 464–465 (2012) 363–375
Yoon, Y., Durand, M., Merry, C., Rodriguez, E.Improving Temporal Coverage of the SWOT Mission Using Spatiotemporal Kriging, IEEE J. Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, Vol. 6, No. 3, June 2013, DOI:10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2257697

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