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OST Publications/Submissions

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.

May 2018

Ovando, A. ; Martinez, J.M. ; Tomasella, J. ; Rodriguez, D.A. ; von Randow, C.  Multi-temporal flood mapping and satellite altimetry used to evaluate the flood dynamics of the Bolivian Amazon wetlands. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, v. 69, p. 27-40, 2018. .
Passaro M., Rose S.K., Andersen O.B., Boergens E., Calafat F.M., Dettmering D., Benveniste J. ALES+: Adapting a homogenous ocean retracker for satellite altimetry to sea ice leads, coastal and inland waters. Remote Sensing of Environment, 211, 456-471, 10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.074, 2018
Piccioni G., Dettmering D., Passaro M., Schwatke C., Bosch W., Seitz F. Coastal Improvements for Tide Models: The Impact of ALES Retracker. Remote Sensing, 10(5), 10.3390/rs10050700, 2018 .
Allen, G. H., C. H. David, K. M. Andreadis, F. Hossain, and J. S. Famiglietti Global estimates of river flow wave travel times and implications for low-latency satellite data, Geophysical Research Letters, DOI: 10.1029/2018GL077914.
Ubelmann, C., G. Dibarboure, and P. Dubois A Cross-Spectral Approach to Measure the Error Budget of the SWOT Altimetry Mission over the Ocean. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 35 845–857.

April 2018

Emery, C., A. Paris, S. Biancamaria, A. Boone, S. Calmant, P.-A. Garambois, J. S. da Silva Large scale hydrological model river storage and discharge correction using satellite altimetry-based discharge product. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, vol. 22, pp. 2135-2162, doi:10.5194/hess-22-2135-2018, 2018.
Lee, T., J.T. Farrar, and S. Arnault, et al. Monitoring and interpreting the tropical oceans by satellite altimetry. Chapter 7 in satellite altimetry textbook “Satellite Altimetry Over Ocean and Land Surfaces”, Editors D. Stammer and A. Cazenave, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group. Oct. 2017.
Minobe, S., M. Terada, B. Qiu, and N. Schneider Western boundary sea level: A theory, rule of thumb, and application to climate models. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47, 957-977. .
Poisson, J.C., G. Quartly, A. Kurekin, P. Thibaut D. Hoang, and F. Nencioli Development of an ENVISAT altimetry processor ensuring sea level continuity between open ocean and Arctic leads, IEEE Trans. Geosci. Rem. Sens. (21pp.) doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2018.2813061
Qiu, B., S. Chen, and N. Schneider Dynamical links between the decadal variability of the Oyashio and Kuroshio Extensions. J. Climate, 30, 9591-9605.
Travis, S., and B. Qiu Decadal variability in the South Pacific Subtropical Countercurrent and regional mesoscale eddy variability. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47, 499-512.
Zhao, Z., M. H. Alford, H. L. Simmons, D. Brazhnikov, and R. Pinkel Satellite Investigation of the M2 Internal Tide in the Tasman Sea. Journal of Physical Oceanography 48, 687-703, do: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0047.1
Qiu, B., S. Chen, P. Klein, J. Wang, H. Torres, L.-L. Fu and D. Menemenlis Seasonality in transition scale from balanced to unbalanced motions in the world ocean. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 48, 591-605.
Sasaki, H., P. Klein, Y. Sasai, and B. Qiu Reginality and seasonality of submesoscale and mesoscale turbulence in the North Pacific Ocean. Ocean Dyn., 67, 1195-1216. 

March 2018

Biancamaria, S., T. Schaedele, D. Blumstein, F. Frappart, F. Boy, J.-D. Desjonquères, C. Pottier, F. Blarel, F. Niño Validation of Jason-3 tracking modes over French rivers. Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 209, pp. 77-89, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.037, 2018.
Esselborn, S., Rudenko, S., and Schöne, T. Orbit-related sea level errors for TOPEX altimetry at seasonal to decadal timescales, Ocean Science, 14, 205-223, 2018. 
Su, Z., Wang, J., Klein, P., Thompson, A. F., and Menemenlis, D. Ocean submesoscales as a key component of the global heat budget, Nature Communications, Nature Communications 9, 775.
Weisberg, R.H., and Y. Liu On the Loop Current penetration into the Gulf of Mexico, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, 122, 9679-9694, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013330. 
Fresnay, S., Ponte, A. L., Le Gentil, S., & Le Sommer, J. Reconstruction of the 3-D dynamics from surface variables in a high-resolution simulation of North Atlantic. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123. doi: 10.1002/2017JC013400.
Oubanas, H., I. Gejadze, P.-O. Malaterre, M. Durand, R. Wei, R.P.M Frasson, A. Domeneghetti Discharge estimation in ungauged basins through variational data assimilation: The potential of the SWOT mission. Article ID: WRCR23176, DOI: 10.1002/2017WR021735, Water Resources Research, Accepted manuscript online: 8 March 2018 
Qiu, B., S. Chen, P. Klein, J. Wang, L-L. Fu, and D. MenemenlisSeasonality in Transition Scale from Balanced to Unbalanced Motions in the World Ocean, J. Phys. Oceanogr. 48, 591-605. DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-17-0169.1.
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.  doi: 10.1002/2017JC013280

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