GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Ocean Mixing Publications

Publications

  • Melet, Angelique, Robert W Hallberg, Sonya Legg, and M Nikurashin, March 2014: Sensitivity of the Ocean State to Lee Wave Driven Mixing. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 44(3), DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-13-072.1.
  • Legg, Sonya, January 2014: Scattering of low-mode internal waves at finite isolated topography. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 44(1), DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-12-0241.1.
  • Adcroft, Alistair, July 2013: Representation of topography by porous barriers and objective interpolation of topographic data. Ocean Modelling, 67, DOI:10.1016/j.ocemod.2013.03.002.
  • Melet, Angelique, Robert W Hallberg, Sonya Legg, and K Polzin, March 2013: Sensitivity of the Ocean State to the Vertical Distribution of Internal-Tide Driven Mixing. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 43(3), DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-12-055.1.
  • Nikurashin, M, Geoffrey K Vallis, and Alistair Adcroft, January 2013: Routes to energy dissipation for geostrophic flows in the Southern Ocean. Nature Geoscience, 6(1), DOI:10.1038/ngeo1657.
  • Bates, M L., Stephen M Griffies, and M H England, December 2012: A dynamic, embedded Lagrangian model for ocean climate models, Part I: Theory and implementation. Ocean Modelling, 59-60, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2012.05.004.
  • Bates, M L., Stephen M Griffies, and M H England, December 2012: A dynamic, embedded Lagrangian model for ocean climate models, Part II: Idealised overflow tests. Ocean Modelling, 59-60, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2012.08.003.
  • Ilicak, M, Alistair Adcroft, Stephen M Griffies, and Robert W Hallberg, February 2012: Spurious dianeutral mixing and the role of momentum closure. Ocean Modelling, 45-46, DOI:10.1016/j.ocemod.2011.10.003.
  • Zhang, Rong, Thomas L Delworth, Anthony Rosati, Whit G Anderson, Keith W Dixon, Hyun-Chul Lee, and Fanrong Zeng, December 2011: Sensitivity of the North Atlantic Ocean circulation to an abrupt change in the Nordic Sea overflow in a high resolution global coupled climate model. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, C12024, DOI:10.1029/2011JC007240.
  • Fox-Kemper, B, G Danabasoglu, R Ferrari, Stephen M Griffies, Robert W Hallberg, M M Holland, M E Maltrud, S L Peacock, and Bonita L Samuels, July 2011: Parameterization of mixed layer eddies. III: Implementation and impact in global ocean climate simulations. Ocean Modelling, 39(1-2), DOI:10.1016/j.ocemod.2010.09.002.
  • Ilicak, M, Sonya Legg, Alistair Adcroft, and Robert W Hallberg, April 2011: Dynamics of a dense gravity current flowing over a corrugation. Ocean Modelling, 38(1-2), DOI:10.1016/j.ocemod.2011.02.004.
  • Nikurashin, M, and Sonya Legg, February 2011: A mechanism for local dissipation of internal tides generated at rough topography. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 41(2), doi:10.1175/2010JPO4522.1.
  • Klymak, J, Sonya Legg, and R Pinkel, September 2010: A simple parameterization of turbulent tidal mixing near supercritical topography. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 40(9), doi:10.1175/2010JPO4396.1.
  • White, Laurent, Alistair Adcroft, and Robert W Hallberg, December 2009: High-order regridding–remapping schemes for continuous isopycnal and generalized coordinates in ocean models. Journal of Computational Physics, 228(23), DOI:10.1016/j.jcp.2009.08.016.
  • Legg, Sonya, Tal Ezer, Stephen M Griffies, Robert W Hallberg, and L Jackson, et al., May 2009: Improving oceanic overflow representation in climate models: The gravity current entrainment climate process team. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(5), DOI:10.1175/2008BAMS2667.1.
  • Legg, Sonya, and J Klymak, September 2008: Internal hydraulic jumps and overturning generated by tidal flow over a tall steep ridge. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38(9), DOI:10.1175/2008JPO3777.1.
  • Jackson, L, Robert W Hallberg, and Sonya Legg, May 2008: A Parameterization of shear-driven turbulence for ocean climate models. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38(5), DOI:10.1175/2007JPO3779.1.
  • Fox-Kemper, B, R Ferrari, and Robert W Hallberg, 2008: Parameterization of mixed layer eddies. Part I: Theory and diagnosis. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38(6), DOI:10.1175/2007JPO3792.1.
  • White, Laurent, and Alistair Adcroft, 2008: A high-order finite volume remapping scheme for nonuniform grids: The piecewise quartic method (PQM). Journal of Computational Physics, 227(15), DOI:10.1016/j.jcp.2008.04.026.
  • Adcroft, Alistair, and Robert W Hallberg, 2006: On methods for solving the oceanic equations of motion in generalized vertical coordinates. Ocean Modelling, 11(1-2), DOI:10.1016/j.ocemod.2004.12.007.
  • Legg, Sonya, Robert W Hallberg, and J B Girton, 2006: Comparison of entrainment in overflows simulated by z-coordinate, isopycnal and non-hydrostatic models. Ocean Modelling, 11(1-2), DOI:10.1016/j.ocemod.2004.11.006.
  • Hallberg, R. 2003: The ability of large-scale ocean models to accept parameterizations of boundary mixing, and a description of a refined bulk mixed-layer model. Proceedings of the 2003 Aha Hulikoa Hawaiian Winter Workshop. (pp. 187-203).
  • Griffies, Stephen M., Ronald C Pacanowski, and Robert W Hallberg, 2000: Spurious diapycnal mixing associated with advection in a z-coordinate ocean model. Monthly Weather Review, 128(3), 538-564.