# Bibliography - George L Mellor

- Mellor, George L., March 2019:
**Comments on “A Wave-Resolving Simulation of Langmuir Circulations with a Nonhydrostatic Free-Surface Model: Comparison with Craik–Leibovich Theory and an Alternative Eulerian View of the Driving Mechanism”**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**49(3)**, DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-18-0222.1. - Marsooli, R, P M Orton, and George L Mellor, July 2017:
**Modeling wave attenuation by salt marshes in Jamaica Bay, New York, using a new rapid wave model**.*Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans*,**122(7)**, DOI:10.1002/2016JC012546. - Mellor, George L., September 2017:
**Reply to “Comments on ‘A Combined Derivation of the Integrated and Vertically Resolved, Coupled Wave–Current Equations'"**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**47(9)**, DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-17-0096.1. - Mellor, George L., July 2016:
**On theories dealing with the interaction of surface waves and ocean circulation**.*Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans*,**121(7)**, DOI:10.1002/2016JC011768. - Mellor, George L., June 2015:
**A Combined Derivation of the Integrated and Vertically Resolved, Coupled Wave-Current Equations**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**45(6)**, DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-14-0112.1. - Mellor, George L., April 2013:
**Waves, circulation and vertical dependence**.*Ocean Dynamics*,**63(4)**, DOI:10.1007/s10236-013-0601-9. - Mellor, George L., October 2013:
**Pressure-slope momentum transfer in ocean surface boundary layers coupled with gravity waves**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**43(10)**, DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-13-068.1. - Mellor, George L., May 2011:
**Wave radiation stress**.*Ocean Dynamics*,**61(5)**, DOI:10.1007/s10236-010-0359-2. - Mellor, George L., June 2008:
**Reply**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**38(6)**, DOI:10.1175/2007JPO3683.1. - Mellor, George L., M A Donelan, and Leo Oey, October 2008:
**A surface wave model for coupling with numerical ocean circulation models**.*Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology*,**25(10)**, DOI:10.1175/2008JTECHO573.1. - Mellor, George L., December 2008:
**The depth-dependent current and wave interaction equations: A revision**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**38(11)**, DOI:10.1175/2008JPO3971.1. - Mellor, George L., 2005:
**Reply**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**35(7)**, DOI:10.1175/JPO2746.1. - Mellor, George L., 2005:
**Some consequences of the three-dimensional current and surface wave equations**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**35(11)**, DOI:10.1175/JPO2794.1. - Ezer, Tal, and George L Mellor, 2004:
**A generalized coordinate ocean model and a comparison of the bottom boundary layer dynamics in terrain-following and in z-level grids**.*Ocean Modelling*,**6(3-4)**, DOI:10.1016/S1463-5003(03)00026-X. - Mellor, George L., and A Blumberg, 2004:
**Wave breaking and ocean surface layer thermal response**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**34(3)**, 693-698. - Burnett, W H., I V Kamenkovich, A I Gordon, and George L Mellor, 2003:
**The Pacific/Indian Ocean pressure difference and its influence on the Indonesian Seas circulation: Part I—The study with specified total transports**.*Journal of Marine Research*,**61(5)**, 577-611. - Kamenkovich, I V., W H Burnett, A I Gordon, and George L Mellor, 2003:
**The Pacific/Indian Ocean pressure difference and its influence on the Indonesian Seas circulation: Part II—The study with specified sea-surface heights**.*Journal of Marine Research*,**61(5)**, 613-634. - Lee, Hyun-Chul, and George L Mellor, June 2003:
**Numerical simulation of the Gulf Stream and the deep circulation**.*Journal of Oceanography*,**59(3)**, DOI:10.1023/A:1025520027948343-357. - Lee, Hyun-Chul, and George L Mellor, February 2003:
**Numerical simulation of the Gulf Stream System: The Loop Current and the deep circulation**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**108(C2)**, 3043, DOI:10.1029/2001JC001074. - Mellor, George L., 2003:
**Comments on "Stability of algebraic non-equilibrium second-order closure models" by H. Burchard and E. Deleersnjder [Ocean Modelling 3 (2001) 33–50]**.*Ocean Modelling*,**5(2)**, 193-194. - Mellor, George L., 2003:
**The three-dimensional current and surface wave equations**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**33(9)**, 1978-1989. - Mellor, George L., 2002:
**Oscillatory bottom boundary layers**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**32(11)**, 3075-3088. - Mellor, George L., S Häkkinen, Tal Ezer, and R Patchen, 2002:
**A generalization of a sigma coordinate ocean model and an intercomparison of model vertical grids**In*Ocean Forecasting: Conceptual Basis and Applications*, Pinardi, N., and J. D. Woods, Eds., Springer-Verlag, 55-72. - Zedler, S E., T D Dickey, Scott C Doney, J F Price, X Yu, and George L Mellor, 2002:
**Analyses and simulations of the upper ocean's response to Hurricane Felix at the Bermuda testbed mooring site: 13-23 August 1995**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**107(C12)**, DOI:10.1029/2001JC000969. - Mellor, George L., 2001:
**One-dimensional, ocean surface layer modeling: A problem and a solution**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**31(3)**, 790-809. - Blaha, J P., G H Born, N L Guinasso, Jr, H J Herring, G A Jacobs, F J Kelly, R R Leben, R D Martin, Jr, and George L Mellor, et al., 2000:
**Gulf of Mexico ocean monitoring system**.*Oceanography*,**13(2)**, 10-17. - Burnett, W H., V M Kamenkovich, D A Jaffe, A L Gordon, and George L Mellor, 2000:
**Dynamical balance in the Indonesian Seas circulation**.*Geophysical Research Letters*,**27(17)**, 2705-2708. - Burnett, W H., V M Kamenkovich, George L Mellor, and A L Gordon, 2000:
**The influence of the pressure head on the Indonesian Seas circulation**.*Geophysical Research Letters*,**27(15)**, 2273-2276. - Ezer, Tal, and George L Mellor, 2000:
**Sensitivity studies with the North Atlantic sigma coordinate Princeton Ocean Model**.*Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans*,**32(3-4)**, 185-208. - Mellor, George L., 1999:
**Comments on "On the Utility and Disutility of JEBAR"**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**29(8)**, 2117-2118. - Mellor, George L., Leo Oey, and Tal Ezer, 1998:
**Sigma coordinate pressure gradient errors and the seamount problem**.*Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology*,**15(5)**, 1122-1131. - Ezer, Tal, and George L Mellor, 1997:
**Data assimilation experiments in the Gulf Stream region: How useful are satellite-derived surface data for nowcasting the subsurface fields?***Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology*,**14(6)**, 1379-1391. - Ezer, Tal, and George L Mellor, 1997:
**Simulations of the Atlantic Ocean with a free surface sigma coordinate ocean model**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**102(C7)**, 15,647-15,657. - Aikman III, F, George L Mellor, and Tal Ezer, et al., 1996:
**Towards an operational nowcast/forecast system for the U.S. East Coast**In*Modern Approaches to Data Assimilation in Ocean Modeling*, The Netherlands, Elsevier Science Publishers, 347-376. - Mellor, George L., 1996:
*Introduction to Physical Oceanography*, Woodbury, NY: American Institute of Physics, 260 pp. - Mellor, George L., and X-H Wang, 1996:
**Pressure compensation and the bottom boundary layer**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**26(10)**, 2214-2222. - Ezer, Tal, George L Mellor, and R J Greatbatch, 1995:
**On the interpentadal variability of the North Atlantic Ocean: Model simulated changes in transport, meridional heat flux and coastal sea level between 1955-1959 and 1970-1974**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**100(C6)**, 10,559-10,566. - Mellor, George L., and Tal Ezer, 1995:
**Sea level variations induced by heating and cooling: An evaluation of the Boussinesq approximation in ocean models**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**100(C10)**, 20,565-20,577. - Schwab, D J., W P O'Connor, and George L Mellor, 1995:
**On the net cyclonic circulation in large stratified lakes**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**25(6)**, 1516-1567. - Zavaterelli, M, and George L Mellor, 1995:
**A numerical study of the Mediterranean Sea circulation**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**25(6)**, 1384-1414. - Ezer, Tal, and George L Mellor, 1994:
**Continuous assimilation of GEOSAT altimeter data into a three-dimensional primitive equation Gulf Stream model**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**24(4)**, 832-847. - Ezer, Tal, and George L Mellor, 1994:
**Diagnostic and prognostic calculations of the North Atlantic circulation and sea level using a sigma coordinate ocean model**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**99(C7)**, 14,159-14,171. - Ezer, Tal, George L Mellor, S Häkkinen, and C Mauritzen, 1994:
**Simulations of the Arctic and North Atlantic Oceans**In*The Atlantic Climate Change Program*, Proceedings from the principal investigators meeting, NOAA, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, 115-119. - Mellor, George L., Tal Ezer, and Leo Oey, 1994:
**The pressure gradient conundrum of sigma coordinate ocean models**.*Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology*,**11(4)**, 1126-1134. - Willems, R C., Tal Ezer, and George L Mellor, et al., 1994:
**Experiment evaluates ocean models and data assimilation in the Gulf Stream**.*EOS*,**75(34)**, 385, 391, 394. - Ezer, Tal, George L Mellor, D-S Ko, and Z Sirkes, 1993:
**A comparison of Gulf Stream sea surface height fields derived from GEOSAT altimeter data and those derived from sea surface temperature data**.*Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology*,**10(1)**, 76-87. - Jewell, P W., R F Stallard, and George L Mellor, 1993:
**Numerical studies of bottom shear stress and sediment distribution on the Amazon continental shelf**.*Journal of Sedimentary Petrology*,**63(4)**, 734-745. - Oey, Leo, and George L Mellor, 1993:
**Subtidal variability of estuarine outflow, plume, and coastal current: A model study**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**23(1)**, 164-171. - Xue, H, and George L Mellor, 1993:
**Instability of the Gulf Stream front in the South Atlantic Bight**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**23(11)**, 2326-2350. - Ezer, Tal, D-S Ko, and George L Mellor, 1992:
**Modeling and forecasting the Gulf Stream**.*Marine Technology Society Journal*,**26(2)**, 5-14. - Ezer, Tal, and George L Mellor, 1992:
**A numerical study of the variability and the separation of the Gulf Stream, induced by surface atmospheric forcing and lateral boundary flows**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**22(6)**, 660-682. - Häkkinen, S, and George L Mellor, 1992:
**Modeling the seasonal variability of a coupled arctic ice-ocean system**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**97(C12)**, 20,285-20,304. - Häkkinen, S, George L Mellor, and L H Kantha, 1992:
**Modeling deep convection in the Greenland Sea**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**97(C4)**, 5389-5408. - Oey, Leo, Tal Ezer, George L Mellor, and P Chen, 1992:
**A model study of "bump" induced western boundary current variabilities**.*Journal of Marine Systems*,**3**, 321-342. - Mellor, George L., 1991:
**An equation of state for numerical models of oceans and estuaries**.*Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology*,**8**, 609-612. - Mellor, George L., and Tal Ezer, 1991:
**A Gulf Stream model and an altimetry assimilation scheme**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**96(C5)**, 8779-8795. - Galperin, B, and George L Mellor, 1990:
**A time-dependent, three-dimensional model of the Delaware Bay and river system. Part 1: Description of the model and tidal analysis**.*Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science*,**31**, 231-253. - Galperin, B, and George L Mellor, 1990:
**A time-dependent, three-dimensional model of the Delaware Bay and river system. Part 2: Three-dimensional flow fields and residual circulation**.*Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science*,**31**, 255-281. - Häkkinen, S, and George L Mellor, 1990:
**One hundred years of Arctic ice cover variations as simulated by a one-dimensional, ice-ocean model**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**95(C9)**, 15,959-15,969. - Mellor, George L., B J Herring, and R Patchen, 1990:
**The Princeton/Dynalysis ocean model oceanic circulation models**In*Coastal Ocean Prediction Systems Program: Understanding and Managing Our Coastal Ocean*, Vol. 2. New Hampshire, Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space, 77-113. - Galperin, B, Anthony Rosati, L H Kantha, and George L Mellor, 1989:
**Modeling rotating stratified turbulent flows with application to oceanic mixed layers**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**19(7)**, 901-916. - Kantha, L H., and George L Mellor, 1989:
**A numerical model of the atmospheric boundary layer over a marginal ice zone**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**94(C4)**, 4959-4970. - Kantha, L H., and George L Mellor, 1989:
**Two-dimensional coupled ice-ocean model of the Bering Sea marginal ice zone**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**94(C8)**, 10,921-10,935. - Mellor, George L., 1989:
**Retrospect on oceanic boundary layer modeling and second moment closure**In*Parameterization of Small-Scale Processes*, 5th 'Aha Huliko'a Hawaiian Workshop, Hawaii, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, 251-272. - Mellor, George L., and L H Kantha, 1989:
**An ice-ocean coupled model**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**94(C8)**, 10,937-10,954. - Steele, M, George L Mellor, and M G McPhee, 1989:
**Role of the molecular sublayer in the melting or freezing of sea ice**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**19(1)**, 139-147. - Rajkovic, B, and George L Mellor, 1988:
**Coastal ocean response to atmospheric forcing**In*International Colloquium on Ocean Hydrodynamics, 19th - Small-Scale Turbulence and Mixing on the Ocean*, The Netherlands, Elsevier Science Publishers, 141-149. - Mellor, George L., 1986:
**Numerical simulation and analysis of the mean coastal circulation off California**.*Continental Shelf Research*,**6(6)**, 689-713. - Mellor, George L., M G McPhee, and M Steele, 1986:
**Ice-seawater turbulent boundary layer interaction with melting or freezing**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**16(11)**, 1829-1846. - Mellor, George L., 1985:
**Ensemble average, turbulence closure**.*Advances in Geophysics*,**28B**, 345-358. - Mellor, George L., and A Blumberg, 1985:
**Modeling vertical and horizontal diffusivities with the Sigma Coordinate System**.*Monthly Weather Review*,**113(8)**, 1379-1383. - Mellor, George L., Leo Oey, R I Hires, and B Galperin, 1985:
**Three-dimensional numerical models for hindcasting or forecasting estuarine tides, currents and salinities**In*Applications of Real-time Oceanographic Circulation Modeling: Symposium Proceedings*, Washington, DC, Marine Technology Society, 211-225. - Oey, Leo, George L Mellor, and R I Hires, 1985:
**A three-dimensional simulation of the Hudson-Raritan estuary. Part I: Description of the model and model simulations**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**15(12)**, 1676-1692. - Oey, Leo, George L Mellor, and R I Hires, 1985:
**A three-dimensional simulation of the Hudson-Raritan estuary. Part II: Comparison with observation**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**15(12)**, 1693-1709. - Oey, Leo, George L Mellor, and R I Hires, 1985:
**A three-dimensional simulation of the Hudson-Raritan estuary. Part III: Salt flux analyses**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**15(12)**, 1711-1720. - Oey, Leo, George L Mellor, and R I Hires, 1985:
**Tidal modeling of the Hudson-Raritan Estuary**.*Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science*,**20**, 511-527. - Domaradzki, J A., and George L Mellor, 1984:
**A simple turbulence closure hypothesis for the triple-velocity correlation functions in homogeneous isotropic turbulence**.*Journal of Fluid Mechanics*,**140**, 45-61. - Blumberg, A, and George L Mellor, 1983:
**Diagnostic & Prognostic numerical circulation studies of the South Atlantic Bight**.*Journal of Geophysical Research*,**88(C8)**, 4579-4592. - Blumberg, A, B J Herring, L H Kantha, and George L Mellor, 1983:
**A prognostic California Shelf circulation model**.*EOS*,**64(45)**, 727. - Mellor, George L., 1983:
**The coastal ocean, upwelling boundary layer**.*EOS*,**64(45)**, 726. - Oey, Leo, and George L Mellor, 1983:
**Real time, 3-D simulation of the New York Harbor**.*EOS*,**64(45)**, 744. - Mellor, George L., C R Mechoso, and E Keto, 1982:
**A diagnostic calculation of the general circulation of the Atlantic Ocean**.*Deep-Sea Research, Part I*,**29(10A)**, 1171-1192. - Mellor, George L., and T Yamada, 1982:
**Development of a turbulence closure model for geophysical fluid problems**.*Reviews of Geophysics & Space Physics*,**20(4)**, 851-875. - Dickey, T D., and George L Mellor, 1980:
**Decaying turbulence in neutral and statified fluids**.*Journal of Fluid Mechanics*,**99(Part 1)**, 13-31. - Mellor, George L., and P T Strub, 1980:
**Similarity solutions for the stratified turbulent Rayleigh problem**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**10(3)**, 455-460. - Dickey, T D., and George L Mellor, 1979:
**The Kolmogoroff r**.^{2/3}law*Physics of Fluids*,**22(6)**, 1029-1032. - Yamada, T, and George L Mellor, 1979:
**A numerical simulation of BOMEX data using a turbulence closure model coupled with ensemble cloud relations**.*Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society*,**105(446)**, 915-944. - Mellor, George L., 1977:
**The Gaussian cloud model relations**.*Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences*,**34(2)**, 356-358. - Mellor, George L., and P A Durbin, 1975:
**The structure and dynamics of the ocean surface mixed layer**.*Journal of Physical Oceanography*,**5**, 718-728. - Mellor, George L., 1975:
**A comparative study of curved flow and density-stratified flow**.*Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences*,**32(7)**, 1278-1282. - Yamada, T, and George L Mellor, 1975:
**A simulation of the Wangara atmospheric boundary layer data**.*Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences*,**32(12)**, 2309-2329. - Mellor, George L., and T Yamada, 1974:
**A hierarchy of turbulence closure models for planetary boundary layers**.*Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences*,**31(7)**, 1791-1806. - Mellor, George L., 1973:
**Analytic prediction of the properties of stratified planetary surface layers**.*Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences*,**30(6)**, 1061-1069. - Mellor, George L., 1972:
**The large Reynolds number, asymptotic theory of turbulent boundary layers**.*International Journal of Engineering Science*,**10**, 851-873. - Mellor, George L., 1967:
**Incompressible, turbulent boundary layers with arbitrary pressure gradients and divergent or convergent cross flows**.*American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Journal*,**5(9)**, 1570-1579. - Mellor, George L., and D M Gibson, 1966:
**Equilibrium turbulent boundary layers**.*Journal of Fluid Mechanics*,**24(2)**, 225-253.

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