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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.

April 2017

Abdalla, Saleh and De Chiara, Giovanna Estimating Random Errors of Scatterometer, Altimeter, and Model Wind Speed Data, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 10(5), 2017. 
Callies, J., and R. FerrariBaroclinic instability in the presence of convection, Submitted to Journal of Physical Oceanography.
Callies, J., and R. FerrariScaling of the baroclinic eddy flux in broad and narrow fronts, Submitted to Journal of Physical Oceanography.
Garambois, P. -A., Calmant, S., Roux, H., Paris, A, Monnier, J., Finaud-Guyot, P., Montazem A. Silva, J. Hydraulic visibility: using satellite altimetry to parameterize a hydraulic model of an ungauged reach of a braided river. (2016) Hydrological processes. (31-4) 756–767. doi: 10.1002/hyp.11033
Pascual A, Ruiz S, Olita A, Troupin C, Claret M, Casas B, Mourre B, Poulain P-M, Tovar-Sanchez A, Capet A, Mason E, Allen JT, Mahadevan A and Tintoré J A Multiplatform Experiment to Unravel Meso- and Submesoscale Processes in an Intense Front (AlborEx). Front. Mar. Sci. 4:39. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00039.
Sánchez-Román, A., Ruiz, S., Pascual, A., Mourre, B., and Guinehut, S.On the mesoscale monitoring capability of Argo floats in the Mediterranean Sea, Ocean Sci., 13, 223-234, doi:10.5194/os-13-223-2017, 2017.
Savage, A. C.Frequency content of sea surface height variability from internal gravity waves to mesoscale eddies, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, 2519–2538, doi:10.1002/2016JC012331, 2017

March 2017

Chen, R., J. L. McClean, S. T. Gille, E. Yulaeva, I. Cerovecki, T. Craig, D. Koracin, M. Maltrud, T. McCord, J. Mejia, and M. HendershottEffect of atmospheric forcing resolution on ocean model fidelity: Sea-surface-height variability in the North Pacific, submitted, Ocean Modelling.
E.E. Ampou, O. Johan, C.E. Menkes, F. Niño, F. Birol, S. Ouillon, S. AndréfouëtCoral mortality induced by the 2015-2016 El-Niño event in Indonesia: the effect of rapid sea level fall. Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-2016-375. 
Esselborn, S., Schöne, T., Rudenko, S.Impact of time variable gravity on annual sea level variability from altimetry. In: Rizos C., Willis P. (Eds.) IAG 150 Years. International Association of Geodesy Symposia, vol. 143, Springer Cham, pp. 55-62, DOI: 10.1007/1345_2015_103.
F. Birol, N. Fuller, F. Lyard, M. Cancet, F. Niño, C. Delebecque, S. Fleury, F. Toublanc, A. Melet and M. Saraceno, F. Leger Coastal applications from nadir altimetry: example of the X-TRACK regional products. Advances in Space Research, 10.1016/j.asr.2016.11.005.
Feng, H., D. Vandemark, and J. Wilkin Gulf of Maine salinity variation and its correlation with upstream Scotian Shelf currents at seasonal and interannual time scales, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 121, 8585–8607, doi:10.1002/2016JC012337.
Lopez, H., G. Goni, and S. DongA reconstructed South Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation time series since 1870, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi:10.1002/2017GL073227.
Martin G. Scharffenberg, Armin Köhl and Detlef Stammer Testing the Quality of Sea Level Data using the GECCO adjoint assimilation Approach. Surveys in Geophysics, 38(1), 349-383, doi:10.1007/s10712-016-9401-3.
Rudenko, S., Neumayer, K.-H., Dettmering, D., Esselborn, S., Schöne, T., Raimondo, J.-C.Improvements in precise orbits of altimetry satellites and their impact on mean sea level monitoring, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2017.2670061,.
Ampou, E.E. , O. Johan, C.E. Menkes, F. Niño, F. Birol, S. Ouillon, S. Andréfouët Coral mortality induced by the 2015-2016 El-Niño event in Indonesia: the effect of rapid sea level fall. Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-2016-375. 
Ardhuin, F. S. T. Gille, D. Menemenlis, C. Rocha, N. Rascle, B. Chapron, J. Gula, M. J. Molemaker2017. Small-scale open-ocean currents have large effects on ocean wave heights, submitted J. Geophys. Res. - Oceans
Birol, F., N. Fuller, F. Lyard, M. Cancet, F. Niño, C. Delebecque, S. Fleury, F. Toublanc, A. Melet and M. Saraceno, F. Leger 2016. Coastal applications from nadir altimetry: example of the X-TRACK regional products. Advances in Space Research, 10.1016/j.asr.2016.11.005.
Dunphy, M., A. L. Ponte, P. Klein, and S. Le GentilLow-mode internal propagation in a turbulent eddy field. J. Phys. Oceanogr., to appear.
Fleischmann, A.S., Paiva, R.C.D., Collischonn, W., Sorribas, M.V., and Pontes, P.R.M.On River-floodplain Interaction and Hydrograph Skewness. Water Resour. Res., 52, 7615-7630, doi: 10.1002/2016WR019233.
Lapeyre, G. Fluids, Surface Quasi-Geostrophy 2, 7 (2017).
O'Loughlin, F.E., Paiva, R.C.D., Durand, M., Alsdorf, D.E., and Bates, P.D. A Multi-sensor Approach Towards a Global Vegetation Corrected SRTM DEM Product. Remote Sens. Environ., 182, 49-59, ISSN 0034-4257, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2016.04.018.
Paiva, R. C. D., Collischonn, W., Bonnet, M.-P., de Gonçalves, L. G. G., Calmant, S., Getirana, A., and Santos da Silva, J. Assimilating in situ and radar altimetry data into a large-scale hydrologic-hydrodynamic model for streamflow forecast in the Amazon, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 2929-2946, doi:10.5194/hess-17-2929-2013, 2013
Paris, A., Paiva, R.C.D., Santos da Silva, J., Medeiros Moreira, D., Calmant, S., Garambois, P-A., Collischonn, W., Bonnet, M-P., and Seyler, F. (2016). Stage-discharge Rating Curves Based on Satellite Altimetry and Modeled Discharge in the Amazon Basin. Water Resour. Res., 52, 3787-3814, doi: 10.1002/2014WR016618.
Ponte, A. L., P. Klein, M. Dunphy, and S. Le GentilLow-mode internal tides and balanced dynamics disentanglement in altimetric observations: Synergy with surface density observations. J. Geophys. Res., Oceans, pages n/a–n/a, 2017.
Ruggiero G. A., E. Cosme, J.-M. Brankart, J. Le Sommer, and C. Ubelmann An efficient way to account for observation error correlations in the assimilation of data from the future SWOT High-Resolution altimeter mission, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 2755-2768, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-16-0048.1. 

February 2017

Arbic, B.K., M. Müller, J.G. Richman, J.F. Shriver, A.J. Morten, R.B. Scott, G. Sérazin, and T. Penduff,Geostrophic turbulence in the frequency-wavenumber domain: Eddy-driven low-frequency variability. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 44, 2050–2069. doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-054.1.
Bessères, L., S. Leroux, J.-M. Brankart, J.-M. Molines, M.-P. Moine, P.-A. Bouttier, T. Penduff, L. Terray, B. Barnier, and G. Sérazin,Development of a probabilistic ocean modelling system based on NEMO 3.5: application at eddying resolution, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-174.
Grégorio, S., T. Penduff, G. Sérazin, J.-M. Molines, B. Barnier, and J. HirschiIntrinsic variability of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation at interannual-to-multidecadal timescales. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 45, 7, pp. 1929-1946.
Han, W., G. Meehl, D. Stammer, A. Hu, B. Hamlington, J. Kenigson, H. Palanisamy, and P. Thompson, Spatial Patterns of Sea Level Variability Associated With Natural Internal Climate Modes. Surveys in Geophysics, 38(1), 217-250, DOI:10.1007/s10712-016-9386-y.
Hasson, A., A. Koch-Larrouy, R. Morrow, M. Juza, and T. Penduff, The origin and fate of mode water in the Southern Pacific Ocean. Ocean Dynamics, 62:335–354, DOI 10.1007/s10236-011-0507-3.
Huck, T., O. Arzel, and F. Sévellec Multidecadal Variability of the Overturning Circulation in Presence of Eddy Turbulence. J. Phys. Oceanogr., January 2015, Vol. 45, No. 1 : pp. 157-173. DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-14-0114.1.
Mathiot, P., N.C. Jourdain, B. Barnier, H. Gallée, J.-M. Molines, J. Le Sommer, and T. Penduff, Sensitivity of Coastal Polynyas and High Salinity Shelf Water Production in the Ross Sea, Antarctica, to the Atmospheric Forcing. Ocean Dynamics, 62, 701-723, DOI 10.1007/s10236-012-0531-y.
Penduff, T., M. Juza, B. Barnier, J. Zika, W.K.Dewar, A.-M. Treguier, J.-M. Molines, and N. AudiffrenSea-level expression of intrinsic and forced ocean variabilities at interannual time scales. J. Climate, 24, 5652–5670. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00077.1.
Penna, Alice Della, Philippe Koubbi, Cedric Cotté, Cécile Bon, Charles-André Bost, and Francesco D'ovidio"Lagrangian analysis of multi-satellite data in support of open ocean Marine Protected Area design."  Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 2017. doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2016.12.014.
Sérazin, G., A. Jaymond, S. Leroux, T. Penduff, B. Barnier, J.-M. Molines, L. Bessières, L. Terray, and W. Llovel,A global probabilistic study of the Ocean Heat Content low-frequency variability: atmospheric forcing versus oceanic chaos. In revision for Geophys. Res. Lett.
Sérazin, G., B. Meyssignac, T. Penduff, L. Terray, B. Barnier, and J.-M. MolinesQuantifying uncertainties on regional sea-level rise induced by multi-decadal oceanic intrinsic variability. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2016GL069273.
Sérazin, G., T. Penduff, S. Gregorio, B. Barnier, J. Molines, and L. Terray Intrinsic variability of sea-level from global 1/12° ocean simulations: spatiotemporal scales. J. Climate. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00554.1.
Suresh, I., J. Vialard, T. Izumo, M. Lengaigne, W . Han, J. McCreary, P.M. Muraleedharan, Dominant role of winds near Sri Lanka in driving seasonal sea-level variations along the west coast of India, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi: 10.1002/2016GL069976.
Altenau, Elizabeth H., Tamlin M. Pavelsky, Delwyn Moller, Christine Lion, Lincoln H. Pitcher, George H. Allen, Paul D. Bates, Stéphane Calmant, Michael Durand, and Laurence C. Smith AirSWOT measurements of river water surface elevation and slope: Tanana River, AK. Geophysical Research Letters (2017). doi: 10.1002/2016GL071577
Kelly, S.M.The vertical mode decomposition of surface and internal tides in the presence of a free surface and arbitrary topography. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 46, 3777-3788. doi:10.1175/JPO-D-16-0131.1/td>
Magalhaes, J. M., and J. C. B. Da Silva. Satellite Altimetry Observations of Large-Scale Internal Solitary Waves. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 2017, 1-5. doi:10.1109/lgrs.2017.2655621.
Zhang, S., & David T. Sandwell Retracking of SARAL/AltiKa Radar Altimetry Waveforms for Optimal Gravity Field Recovery, Marine Geodesy, DOI: 10.1080/01490419.2016.1265032
Zhang, S., & David T. Sandwell, Taoyong Jin, Dawei Li Inversion of marine gravity anomalies over southeastern China seas from multi-satellite altimeter vertical deflections, Journal of Applied Geophysics, Volume 137, February 2017, Pages 128–137.

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