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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.

February 2018

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Fournier, S., Vialard, J., Lengaigne, M., Lee, T., Gierach, M. M., & Chaitanya, A. V. S. Modulation of the Ganges-Brahmaputra river plume by the Indian Ocean dipole and eddies inferred from satellite observations. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 122, 9591–9604. DOI: 10.1002/2017JC013333.
Legeais, J.-F., Ablain, M., Zawadzki, L., Zuo, H., Johannessen, J. A., Scharffenberg, M. G., Fenoglio-Marc, L., Fernandes, M. J., Andersen, O. B., Rudenko, S., Cipollini, P., Quartly, G. D., Passaro, M., Cazenave, A., and Benveniste, J. An improved and homogeneous altimeter sea level record from the ESA Climate Change Initiative, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10, 281-301, 2018.
Leroux, S., T. Penduff, L. Bessières, J. Molines, J. Brankart, G. Sérazin, B. Barnier, and L. Terray Intrinsic and Atmospherically Forced Variability of the AMOC: Insights from a Large-Ensemble Ocean Hindcast. J. Climate, 31, 1183–1203
Quartly, G. D., Legeais, J.-F., Ablain, M., Zawadzki, L., Fernandes, M. J., Rudenko, S., Carrère, L., Garcia, P. N., Cipollini, P., Andersen, O. B., Poisson, J.-C., Mbajon Njiche, S., Cazenave, A., and Benveniste, J. A new phase in the production of quality-controlled sea level data, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 557-572, 2017. 
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Garambois, P.A., S. Calmant, H. Roux, A. Paris, J. Monnier, P. Finaud-Guyot, A. Montazem, J. Santos da SilvaHydraulic visibility: using satellite altimetry to parameterize a hydraulic model of an ungauged reach of a braided river. Hydrological Processes, Vol. 31, 4, 756-767, 2017.
Monnier, J., F. Couderc, D. Dartus, K. Larnier, R. Madec, J.P. VilaInverse algorithms for 2D shallow water equations in presence of wet dry fronts. Application to flood plain dynamics. Advances in Water Ressources (97), 11-24, 2016. 
Monnier, J., P.-E. des BoscsInference of the Bottom Properties in Shallow Ice Approximation Models. Inverse Problems, vol. 33 (9) pp . 2017..
Oubanas, H., Igor Gejadze, Pierre-Olivier Malaterre, Franck Mercier River discharge estimation from synthetic SWOT-type observations using variational data assimilation and the full Saint-Venant hydraulic model. Accepted manuscript available online: 16-FEB-2018 DOI information: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2018.02.004

January 2018

Author(s)Citation
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Arbic, B.K. Atmospheric forcing of the oceanic semidiurnal tide.  Geophysical Research Letters 32, L02610, (2005), doi:10.1029/2004GL021668.
Arbic, B.K., and C. Garrett A coupled oscillator model of shelf and ocean tides.  Continental Shelf Research 30, 564-574, 2010, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2009.07.008. 
Arbic, B.K., and G.R. Flierl Baroclinically unstable geostrophic turbulence in the limits of strong and weak bottom Ekman friction:  Application to mid-ocean eddies.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 34, (2004), 2257-2273, doi:10.1175/1520-0485(2004)034<2257:BUGTIT>2.0.CO;2.
Arbic, B.K., and R.B. Scott On quadratic bottom drag, geostrophic turbulence, and oceanic mesoscale eddies.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 38, 84-103, (2008), doi:10.1175/2007JPO3653.1.
Arbic, B.K., D.R. MacAyeal, J.X. Mitrovica, and G.A. Milne Ocean tides and Heinrich events.  Nature 432, 460, (2004), doi:10.1038/432460a.  
Arbic, B.K., G.R. Flierl, and R.B. Scott Cascade inequalities for forced-dissipated geostrophic turbulence.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 37, 1470-1487, (2007), doi:10.1175/JPO3067.1.
Arbic, B.K., J.X. Mitrovica, D.R. MacAyeal, and G.A. Milne On the factors behind large Labrador Sea tides during the last glacial cycle and the potential implications for Heinrich events, 2008.  Paleoceanography 23, PA3211, doi:10.1029/2007PA001573. 
Arbic, B.K., K.L. Polzin, R.B. Scott, J.G. Richman, and J.F. Shriver On eddy viscosity, energy cascades, and the horizontal resolution of gridded satellite altimeter data.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 43, 2013, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-11-0240.1, 283-300.
Arbic, B.K., P. St-Laurent, G. Sutherland, and C. Garrett On the resonance and influence of the tides in Ungava Bay and Hudson Strait.  Geophysical Research Letters 34, L17606, (2007), doi:10.1029/2007GL030845.
Arbic, B.K., R.B. Scott, G.R. Flierl, A.J. Morten, J.G. Richman, and J.F. Shriver Nonlinear cascades of surface oceanic geostrophic kinetic energy in the frequency domain.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 42, 2012, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-11-0151.1, 1577-1600.   
Arbic, B.K., R.H. Karsten, and C. Garrett On tidal resonance in the global ocean and the back-effect of coastal tides upon open-ocean tides.  Atmosphere-Ocean 47, 239-266, doi:10.3137/OC311.2009. 
Braakmann-Folgmann, A., R. Roscher, S. Wenzel, B. Uebbing, and J. Kusche “Sea level anomaly prediction using recurrent neural networks” in Proc. Conference on Big Data from Space, Toulouse, 2017
Buijsman, M.C., B.K. Arbic, J.A.M. Green, R.W. Helber, J.G. Richman, J.F. Shriver, P.G. Timko, and  A. Wallcraft Optimizing internal wave drag in a forward barotropic model with semidiurnal tides.  Ocean Modelling 85, 42-55, 2015, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2014.11.003.
MacKinnon, J.A., Z. Zhao, C.B. Whalen, A.F. Waterhouse, D.S. Trossman, O.M. Sun, L.C. St. Laurent, H.L. Simmons, K. Polzin, R. Pinkel, A. Pickering, N.J. Norton, J.D. Nash, R. Musgrave, L.M. Merchant, A.V. Melet, B. Mater, S. Legg, W.G. Large, E. Kunze, J.M. Klymak, M. Jochum, S.R. Jayne, R.W. Hallberg, S.M. Griffies, S. Diggs, G. Danabasoglu, E.P. Chassignet, M.C. Buijsman, F.O. Bryan, B.P. Briegleb, A. Barna, B.K. Arbic, J.K. Ansong, and M.H. Alford Climate process team on internal-wave driven ocean mixing.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 98, 2429-2454, 2017, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0030.1.
Melet, A.M., M. Nikurashin, C. Muller, S. Falahat, J. Nycander, P.G. Timko, B.K. Arbic, and J.A. Goff Internal tide generation by abyssal hills using analytical theory.  Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans 118, 6303-6318, 2013, doi:10.1002/2013JC009212.
Muller, M., B.K. Arbic, and J.X. Mitrovica Secular trends in ocean tides:  Observations and model results.  Journal of Geophysical Research116, C05013, 2011, doi:10.1029/2010JC006387.
Richman, J.G., B.K. Arbic, J.F. Shriver, E.J. Metzger, and A.J. Wallcraft Inferring dynamics from the wavenumber spectra of an eddying global ocean model with embedded tides.  Journal of Geophysical Research 117, C12012, doi:10.1029/2012JC008364.  
Roscher, R., B. Uebbing, and J. Kusche “STAR: Spatio-Temporal Altimeter Waveform Retracking using Sparse Representation and Conditional Random Fields”, Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 201, pp. 148-164, 2017.
Scott, R.B., and B.K. Arbic Spectral energy fluxes in geostrophic turbulence:  Implications for ocean energetics.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 37, 673-688, (2007), doi:10.1175/JPO3027.1. 
Shriver, J.F., B.K. Arbic, J.G. Richman, R.D. Ray, E.J. Metzger, A.J. Wallcraft, and P.G. Timko An evaluation of the barotropic and internal tides in a high resolution global ocean circulation model.  Journal of Geophysical Research 117, C10024, 2012, doi:10.1029/2012JC008170.
Shriver, J.F., J.G. Richman, and B.K. Arbic How stationary are the internal tides in a high resolution global ocean circulation model?  Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans 119, 2769-2787, 2014, doi:10.1002/2013JC009423.
Simmons, H.L., R.W. Hallberg, and B.K. Arbic Internal wave generation in a global baroclinic tide model.  Deep-Sea Research II 51, 3043-3068, (2004), doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2004.09.015. 
Skiba, A.W., L. Zeng, B.K. Arbic, M. Muller, and W.J. Godwin On the resonance and shelf/open-ocean coupling of the global diurnal tides.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 43, 2013, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-12-054.1, 1301-1324.
Smith, W.H.F., R. Scharroo, V.V. Titov, D. Arcas, and B.K. Arbic Satellite altimeters measure tsunami:  Early model estimates confirmed.  Oceanography 18, 11-13, (2005), doi:10.5670/oceanog.2005.62. 
Smyth, T., G. Quartly, T. Jackson, G. Tarran, M. Woodward C. Harris, C. Gallienne, R. Thomas, R. Airs, D. Cummings, R. Brewin, V. Kitidis, J. Stephens, M. Zubkov, A. Rees Determining Atlantic Ocean province contrasts and variations, Prog. Oceanogr. 158, 19-40. doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2016.12.004
Timko, P.G., B.K. Arbic, J.G. Richman, R.B. Scott, E.J. Metzger, and A.J. Wallcraft Skill testing a three-dimensional global tide model to historical current meter records.  Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans 118, 6914-6933, 2013, doi:10.1002/2013JC009071. 
Timko, P.G., B.K. Arbic, J.G. Richman, R.B. Scott, E.J. Metzger, and A.J. Wallcraft Skill tests of tidal currents in a three-dimensional ocean model:  A look at the North Atlantic.  Journal of Geophysical Research 117, C08014, 2012, doi:10.1029/2011JC007617.
Trossman, D.S., B.K. Arbic, D.N. Straub, J.G. Richman, E.P. Chassignet, A.J. Wallcraft, and X. Xu The role of rough topography in mediating impacts of bottom drag in eddying ocean circulation models.  Journal of Physical Oceanography 47, 1941-1959, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-16-0229.1.
Zhao Z. Propagation of the semidiurnal internal tide: Phase velocity versus group velocity. Geophysical Research Letters, 44, 2017.
Zhao Z. The global mode-1 S2 internal tide. Journal of GeophysicalResearch: Oceans, 122, 8794–8812, 2017.
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Frasson, R. P. M., Wei, R., Durand, M., Minear, J. T., Domeneghetti, A., Schumann, G., … Garambois, P.-A. Automated river reach definition strategies: Applications for the surface water and ocean topography mission. Water Resources Research, 53, 8164–8186. 
Mehran A., Clark E. A., Lettenmaier D. P.Spatial Variability of Wet Troposphere Delays Over Inland Water Bodies, 2017, JGR, DOI:10.1002/2017JD026525.
Villas Bôas, B., S. T. Gille, M. R. Mazloff, and B. D. CornuelleCharacterization of the deep-water surface wave variability in the California Current region, J. Geophys. Res. - Oceans, 122, 8753-8769, 2017.

December 2017

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Ghosh, S., Kumar Thakur, P., Garg, V., Nandy, S., Aggarwal, S., Saha, S.K., Sharma, R. and Bhattacharyya, S.SARAL/AltiKa waveform analysis to monitor inland water levels: a case study of Maithon reservoir, Jharkhand, India. Marine Geodesy, 38(sup1), pp.597-613, 2015. DOI: 10.1080/01490419.2015.1039680.
Ghosh, S., Thakur, P.K., Sharma, R., Nandy, S., Garg, V., Amarnath, G. and Bhattacharyya, S.The Potential Applications of Satellite Altimetry with SARAL/AltiKa for Indian Inland Waters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section A: Physical Sciences, pp.1-17, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s40010-017-0463-5
Smyth, T., G. Quartly, T. Jackson, G. Tarran, M. Woodward C. Harris, C. Gallienne, R. Thomas, R. Airs, D. Cummings, R. Brewin, V. Kitidis, J. Stephens, M. Zubkov, A. ReesDetermining Atlantic Ocean province contrasts and variations, Prog. Oceanogr. 158, 19-40. doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2016.12.004
Thakur, P.K., Nikam, B.R., Garg, V., Aggarwal, S.P., Chouksey, A., Dhote, P.R. and Ghosh, S.Hydrological Parameters Estimation Using Remote Sensing and GIS for Indian Region: A Review. Proceedings  of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section A: Physical Sciences, pp.1-19, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s40010-017-0440-z
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Hossain, F., A. Andral, and M. SrinivasanPutting satellite maps of surface water to practical use, Eos, 98, 2017, https://doi.org/10.1029/2017EO081157.
Hossain, F.et al. (41 authors)Engaging the User Community for Advancing Societal Applications of the Surface Water Ocean Topography (SWOT) mission Bulletin of American Meteorological Society, doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0161.1 (In press) Meeting Report.
Wang, J.; Lee-Lueng Fu; Bo Qiu; Dimitris Menemenlis; Tom J. Farrar; Yi Chao; Andrew F. Thompson; Mar M. FlexasAn Observing System Simulation Experiment for the calibration and validation of the Surface Water and Ocean Topography sea surface height measurement using in-situ platforms, 2018, JTECH, DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0076.1.


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