Papers

Submitted


Floats with bio-optical sensors reveal what processes trigger the North Atlantic Bloom (Mignot, A., R. Ferrari, H. Claustre), Under review for Nature Communications.

Baroclinic instability in the presence of convection (Callies, J., and R. Ferrari), Under review for Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Scaling of the baroclinic eddy flux in broad and narrow fronts (Callies, J., and R. Ferrari), Under review for Journal of Physical Oceanography.

A model of the ocean overturning circulation with two closed basins and a reentrant channel (Ferrari, R., L.-P. Nadeau, D. Marshall, L. Allison), Under review for Journal of Physical Oceanography.

Dynamics of an abyssal circulation driven by bottom-intensified mixing on slopes (Callies, J., and R. Ferrari), Under reviewfor Journal of Physical Oceanography.

2017

[90]Abyssal upwelling and downwelling driven by near--‐‑ boundary mixing (T.J McDougall, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 47, pp. 261--283, 2017. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[89]The ocean's saltiness and its overturning (B.B. Cael, and R. Ferrari), Geophysical Research Letters, 2017. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[88]Topographic enhancement of vertical turbulent mixing in the Southern Ocean (A. Mashayek, R. Ferrari, S. Merrifield, J.R Ledwell, L.St Laurent, and A.Naveira Garabato), Nature Communications, vol. 8, pp. 1--12, 2017. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[87]Efficiency of turbulent mixing in the abyssal ocean circulation (A. Mashayek, . R. Ferrari, . M. Nikurashin, . W. R. Peltier, and . W. D. Smyth), Geophyisical Research Letters, vol. 44, 2017. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2016

[86]The role of mixed-layer instabilities in submesoscale turbulence (J. Callies, G. Flierl, R. Ferrari, and B. Fox-Kemper), Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 788, pp. 5--41, 2016. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[85]Turning ocean mixing upside down (R. Ferrari, A. Mashayek, T.J. McDougall, M. Nikurashin, and J. Campin), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 46, pp. 2239--2261, 2016. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[84]Circulation and Stirring in the Southeast Pacific Ocean and the Scotia Sea Sectors of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current (D. Balwada, K.G. Speer, J.H. LaCasce, W.Brechner Owens, J. Marshall, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 46, pp. 2005--2027, 2016. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[83]A microscale view of mixing and overturning across the Antarctic Circumpolar Current (A.C. Naveira Garabato, K.L. Polzin, R. Ferrari, J.D. Zika, and A. Forryan), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 46, pp. 233--254, 2016. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[82]Spring bloom onset in the Nordic Seas (A. Mignot, R. Ferrari, and K.A. Mork), Biogeosciences, vol. 13, pp. 1--18, 2016. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[81]The dynamics of mesoscale winds in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere (J. Callies, O. Bühler, and R. Ferrari), Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 2016. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2015

[80]Seasonality in submesoscale turbulence (J. Callies, R. Ferrari, J.M. Klymak, and J. Gula), Nature Communications, vol. 6, pp. 6862, 2015. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[79]The glacial mid-depth radiocarbon bulge and its implications for the overturning circulation (A. Burke, A.L. Stewart, J.F. Adkins, R. Ferrari, M.F. Jansen, and A.F. Thompson), Paleoceanography, pp. 1021--1039, 2015. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[78]Submesoscale Water-Mass Spectra in the Sargasso Sea (E. Kunze, J.M. Klymak, R. Lien, R. Ferrari, C.M. Lee, M.A. Sundermeyer, and L. Goodman), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 45, no. 5, pp. 1325--1338, 2015. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[77]Influence of enhanced abyssal diapycnal mixing on stratification and the ocean overturning circulation (A. Mashayek, R. Ferrari, M. Nikurashin, and W. Peltier), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 45, no. 2013, pp. 2580--2597, 2015. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[76]The role of closed gyres in setting the zonal transport of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current. (L. Nadeau, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 45, pp. 1491--1509, 2015. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[75]Shutdown of convection triggers increase of surface chlorophyll (R. Ferrari, S.T. Merrifield, and J.R. Taylor), Journal of Marine Systems, vol. 147, pp. 116--122, 2015. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2014

[74]Transition from geostrophic turbulence to inertia--gravity waves in the atmospheric energy spectrum (J. Callies, R. Ferrari, and O. Bühler), Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 111, no. 48, pp. 17033--17038, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[73]Wave--vortex decomposition of one-dimensional ship-track data (O. Bühler, J. Callies, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 756, pp. 1007--1026, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[72]Rationalizing the Spatial Distribution of Mesoscale Eddy Diffusivity in Terms of Mixing Length Theory (M. Bates, R. Tulloch, J. Marshall, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, no. 6, pp. 1523--1540, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[71]Oceanography: What goes down must come up (R. Ferrari), Nature, vol. 513, no. 7517, pp. 179--180, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[70]Antarctic sea ice control on ocean circulation in present and glacial climates (R. Ferrari, M.F. Jansen, J.F. Adkins, A. Burke, A.L. Stewart, and A.F. Thompson), Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 111, no. 24, pp. 8753--8758, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[69]Float-Derived Isopycnal Diffusivities in the DIMES Experiment (J.H. LaCasce, R. Ferrari, J. Marshall, R. Tulloch, D. Balwada, and K. Speer), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 764--780, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[68]Diagnosing the vertical structure of the eddy diffusivity in real and idealized atmospheres (M. Jansen, and R. Ferrari), Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, vol. 141, no. January, pp. 631--641, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[67]Direct Estimate of Lateral Eddy Diffusivity Upstream of Drake Passage (R. Tulloch, R. Ferrari, O. Jahn, A. Klocker, J.H. LaCasce, J.R Ledwell, J.C. Marshall, M. Messias, K. Speer, and A.J. Watson), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, no. 1998, pp. 2593--2616, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[66]On the Importance of Surface Forcing in Conceptual Models of the Deep Ocean (A.L. Stewart, R. Ferrari, and A.F. Thompson), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 891--899, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[65]The LatMix Summer Campaign: Submesoscale Stirring in the Upper Ocean. (A.Y. Shcherbina, M.A. Sundermeyer, E. Kunze, E. D'Asaro, G. Badin, D. Birch, A.E. Brunner-Suzuki, J. Callies, B.T. Kuebel Cervantes, M. Claret, B. Concannon, J. Early, R. Ferrari, L. Goodman, R.R. Harcourt, J.M. Klymak, C.M. Lee, M. Lelong, M.D. Levine, R. Lien, A. Mahadevan, J.C. McWilliams, J.M. Molemaker, S. Mukherjee, J.D. Nash, T. Özgökmen, S.D. Pierce, S. Ramachandran, R.M. Samelson, T.B. Sanford, R.Kipp Shearman, E.D. Skyllingstad, K.S. Smith, A. Tandon, J.R. Taylor, E.A. Terray, L.N. Thomas, and J.R. Ledwell), Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, vol. 96, no. August, pp. 1257--1279, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[64]The Impact of Finite-Amplitude Bottom Topography on Internal Wave Generation in the Southern Ocean (M. Nikurashin, R. Ferrari, N. Grisouard, and K. Polzin), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, no. 11, pp. 2938--2950, 2014. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2013

[63]Interpreting Energy and Tracer Spectra of Upper-Ocean Turbulence in the Submesoscale Range (1--200 km) (J. Callies, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 43, pp. 2456--2474, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[62]Reconciling float-based and tracer-based estimates of lateral diffusivities (A. Klocker, R. Ferrari, and J.H. LaCasce), Journal of Marine Research, vol. 70, pp. 569--602, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[61]Equilibration of an Atmosphere by Adiabatic Eddy Fluxes (M. Jansen, and R. Ferrari), Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol. 70, pp. 2848--2962, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[60]The Vertical Structure of the Eddy Diffusivity and the Equilibration of the Extratropical Atmosphere (M. Jansen, and R. Ferrari), Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol. 70, pp. 1456--1469, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[59]Symmetric instability in the Gulf Stream (L.N. Thomas, J.R. Taylor, R. Ferrari, and T.M. Joyce), Deep-Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 91, pp. 96--110, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[58]The role of the geothermal heat flux in driving the abyssal ocean circulation (A. Mashayek, R. Ferrari, G. Vettoretti, and W.R. Peltier), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 40, no. 12, pp. 3144--3149, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[57]The Force Balance of the Southern Ocean Meridional Overturning Circulation (M.R. Mazloff, R. Ferrari, and T. Schneider), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 1193--1208, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[56]Overturning circulation driven by breaking internal waves in the deep ocean (M. Nikurashin, and R. Ferrari), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 40, no. 12, pp. 3133--3137, 2013. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2012

[55]Bringing physics to life at the submesoscale (M. Lévy, R. Ferrari, P.J Franks, A.P. Martin, and P. Rivière), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 39, no. 14, pp. 1--14, 2012. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[54]Estimating Suppression of Eddy Mixing by Mean Flows (A. Klocker, R. Ferrari, and J.H. LaCasce), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 42, no. 9, pp. 1566--1576, 2012. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[53]Macroturbulent Equilibration in a Thermally Forced Primitive Equation System (M. Jansen, and R. Ferrari), Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol. 69, no. 2, pp. 695--713, 2012. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[52]Hurricane wake restratification rates of one-, two- and three-dimensional processes (S. Haney, S. Bachman, B. Cooper, S. Kupper, K. McCaffrey, L. Van Roekel, S. Stevenson, B. Fox-Kemper, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Marine Research, vol. 70, pp. 824--850, 2012. [reference] [PDF]

2011

[51]What processes drive the ocean heat transport? (R. Ferrari, and D. Ferreira), Ocean Modelling, vol. 38, no. 3-4, pp. 171--186, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[50]Eddy stirring in the Southern Ocean (A.C. Naveira Garabato, R. Ferrari, and K.L. Polzin), Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 116, no. 9, pp. 1--29, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[49]Particle dispersion by random waves in the rotating Boussinesq system (M. Holmes-Cerfon, O. Bühler, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 670, pp. 150--175, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[48]Parameterization of mixed layer eddies. III: Implementation and impact in global ocean climate simulations (B. Fox-Kemper, G. Danabasoglu, R. Ferrari, S.M Griffies, R.W Hallberg, M.M Holland, M.E Maltrud, S. Peacock, and B.L Samuels), Ocean Modelling, vol. 39, no. 1--2, pp. 61--78, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[47]Shutdown of turbulent convection as a new criterion for the onset of spring phytoplankton blooms (J.R. Taylor, and R. Ferrari), Limnology and Oceanography, vol. 56, no. 6, pp. 2293--2307, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[46]Ocean fronts trigger high latitude phytoplankton blooms (J.R. Taylor, and R. Ferrari), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 38, no. 23, pp. L23601, 2011. [reference] [PDF]
[45]A Frontal Challenge for Climate Models (R. Ferrari), Nature, vol. 316, pp. 316--317, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[44]Abyssal Atlantic circulation during the Last Glacial Maximum: Constraining the ratio between transport and vertical mixing (D.C. Lund, J.F. Adkins, and R. Ferrari), Paleoceanography, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 1--19, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[43]Global energy conversion rate from geostrophic flows into internal lee waves in the deep ocean (M. Nikurashin, and R. Ferrari), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 38, no. 8, pp. L08610, 2011. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2010

[42]Seasonal versus permanent thermocline warming by tropical cyclones (M.F. Jansen, R. Ferrari, and T.A. Mooring), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 1--5, 2010. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[41]Buoyancy and Wind-Driven Convection at Mixed Layer Density Fronts (J.R. Taylor, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 40, no. 6, pp. 1222--1242, 2010. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[40]Satellite Altimetry and Key Observations: What We've Learned, and What's Possible with New Technologies (R.B Scott, M. Bourassa, D. Chelton, P. Cipollini, R. Ferrari, L. Fu, B. Galperin, S. Gille, H. Huang, P. Klein, N. Maximenko, R. Morrow, B. Qiu, E. Rodriguez, D. Stammer, R. Tailleux, and C. Wunsch), Proceedings of OceanObs'09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society 2010, pp. 1--16, 2010. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[39]The distribution of eddy kinetic and potential energies in the global ocean (R. Ferrari, and C. Wunsch), Tellus A, vol. 62, no. 2, pp. 92--108, 2010. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[38]Rapid changes in mixed layer stratification driven by submesoscale instabilities and winds (A. Mahadevan, A. Tandon, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, vol. 115, no. 3, pp. C03017, 2010. [reference] [PDF]
[37]A boundary-value problem for the parameterized mesoscale eddy transport (R. Ferrari, S. Griffies, G. Nurser, and G.K Vallis), Ocean Modelling, vol. 32, pp. 143--156, 2010. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[36]Suppression of Eddy Diffusivity across Jets in the Southern Ocean (R. Ferrari, and M. Nikurashin), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 40, no. 7, pp. 1501--1519, 2010. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2009

[35]Radiation and Dissipation of Internal Waves Generated by Geostrophic Motions Impinging on Small-Scale Topography: Theory (M. Nikurashin, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 40, no. 5, pp. 1055--1074, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[34]Radiation and Dissipation of Internal Waves Generated by Geostrophic Motions Impinging on Small-Scale Topography: Application to the Southern Ocean (M. Nikurashin, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 40, no. 9, pp. 2025--2042, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[33]The Production and Dissipation of Compensated Thermohaline Variance by Mesoscale Stirring (K.S. Smith, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 39, no. 10, pp. 2477--2501, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[32]On the equilibration of a symmetrically unstable front via a secondary shear instability (J.R. Taylor, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 622, pp. 103--113, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[31]The Climode Field Campaign: Observing the Cycle of Convection and Restratification over the Gulf Stream (J. Marshall, R. Ferrari, G. Forget, G. Maze, a. Andersson, N. Bates, W. Dewar, S. Doney, D. Fratantoni, T. Joyce, F. Straneo, J. Toole, R. Weller, J. Edson, M. Gregg, K. Kelly, S. Lozier, J. Palter, R. Lumpkin, R. Samelson, E. Skyllingstad, K. Silverthorne, L. Talley, and L. Thomas), Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, vol. 90, no. 9, pp. 1337--1350, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[30]An Eddifying Parsons Model (B. Fox-Kemper, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 39, no. 12, pp. 3216--3227, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[29]Impact of the latitudinal distribution of tropical cyclones on ocean heat transport (M. Jansen, and R. Ferrari), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 36, pp. 1--5, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[28]Ocean Circulation Kinetic Energy: Reservoirs, Sources, and Sinks (R. Ferrari, and C. Wunsch), Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 41, no. 1, pp. 253--282, 2009. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2008

[27]Parameterization of eddy fluxes near oceanic boundaries (R. Ferrari, J.C. McWilliams, V.M. Canuto, and M. Dubovikov), Journal of Climate, vol. 21, no. 12, pp. 2770--2789, 2008. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[26]Observing mesoscale to submesoscale dynamics today, and in the future with SWOT (L.Lueng Fu, and R. Ferrari), EOS, vol. 89, no. 48, pp. 2689--2691, 2008. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[25]Friction, Frontogenesis, and the Stratification of the Surface Mixed Layer (L. Thomas, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 38, no. 11, pp. 2501--2518, 2008. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[24]Parameterizing Submesoscale Physics in Global Climate Modelse (B. Fox-Kemper, G. Danabasoglu, R. Ferrari, and R.W. Hallberg), CLIVAR Exchanges, vol. 13, no. 44, pp. 13--17, 2008. [reference] [PDF]
[23]Sensitivity of an Ocean General Circulation Model to a Parameterization of Near-Surface Eddy Fluxes (G. Danabasoglu, R. Ferrari, and J.C. McWilliams), Journal of Climate, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 1192--1208, 2008. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[22]Parameterization of Mixed Layer Eddies. Part I: Theory and Diagnosis (B. Fox-Kemper, R. Ferrari, and R. Hallberg), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 38, no. 6, pp. 1145--1165, 2008. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[21]Parameterization of Mixed Layer Eddies. Part II: Prognosis and Impact (B. Fox-Kemper, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 38, no. October, pp. 1166--1179, 2008. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2007

[20]Statistics of dispersion in flows with coherent structures (R. Ferrari), Proceedings of the 15th'Aha Huliko'a Hawaiian Winter Workshop on Extreme Events, no. 23--26, 2007. [reference] [PDF]
[19]Mixed Layer Instabilities and Restratification (G. Boccaletti, R. Ferrari, and B. Fox-Kemper), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 37, no. 9, pp. 2228--2250, 2007. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2006

[18]Il mutamento climatico: fatti e miti (A. Ferrari, and R. Ferrari), Quaderni dell'Accademia delle Scienze di Torino, vol. 13, pp. 25--46, 2006. [reference] [PDF]

2005

[17]Finescale structure of the TS relation in the eastern North Atlantic (R. Ferrari, and K. Polzin), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 1437--1454, 2005. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[16]The vertical structure of ocean heat transport (G. Boccaletti, R. Ferrari, A. Adcroft, D. Ferreira, and J. Marshall), Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 32, no. 10, pp. L10603, 2005. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[15]The impact of horizontal resolution on the tropical heat budget in an Atlantic ocean model (M. Jochum, R. Murtugudde, R. Ferrari, and P. Malanotte-Rizzoli), Journal of Climate, vol. 18, no. 6, pp. 841--851, 2005. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[14]Transformed Eulerian-Mean Theory. Part I: Nonquasigeostrophic Theory for Eddies on a Zonal-Mean Flow (R.A. Plumb, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 165--174, 2005. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2004

[13]Vertical Mixing, Energy, and the General Circulation of the Oceans (C. Wunsch, and R. Ferrari), Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 281--314, 2004. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[12]Eddy-mixed layer interactions in the Ocean (R. Ferrari, and G. Boccaletti), Oceanography, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 12--21, 2004. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[11]Isopycnal Dispersion in NATRE (K. Polzin, and R. Ferrari), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 247--257, 2004. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2003

[10]Residual circulation in the ocean (R. Ferrari, and R.A. Plumb), Proceedings of the 13th'Aha Huliko'a Hawaiian Winter Workshop on Near Boundary Processes and their Parameterization, no. 1, pp. 219--228, 2003. [reference] [PDF]
[9]Seasonal Synchronization in a Chaotic Ocean--Atmosphere Model (R. Ferrari, and P. Cessi), Journal of Climate, vol. 16, pp. 875--881, 2003. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[8]Compensation and Alignment of Thermohaline Gradients in the Ocean Mixed Layer (R. Ferrari, and F. Paparella), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 33, pp. 2214--2223, 2003. [doi] [reference] [PDF]
[7]On the Indeterminacy of Rotational and Divergent Eddy Fluxes* (B. Fox-Kemper, R. Ferrari, and J. Pedlosky), Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 33, pp. 478--483, 2003. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2001

[6]The temperature-salinity relationship of the surface mixed-layer (R. Ferrari, D.L. Rudnick, W.R. Young, and F. Paparella), Proceedings of the 12th'Aha Huliko'a Hawaiian Winter Workshop on Near-Boundary Processes and Their Parameterization, pp. 95--104, 2001. [reference] [PDF]
[5]Strongly and weakly self-similar diffusion (R. Ferrari, A.J. Manfroi, and W.R. Young), Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, vol. 154, no. 1-2, pp. 111--137, 2001. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

2000

[4]Thermohaline variability in the upper ocean (R. Ferrari, and D.L. Rudnick), Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 105, no. C7, pp. 16857--16883, 2000. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

1999

[3]The temperature-salinity relationship in the mixed layer (R. Ferrari), Proceedings of the 1999 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Summer School in Woods Hole, pp. 1--24, 1999. [reference] [PDF]
[2]Compensation of Horizontal Temperature and Salinity Gradients in the Ocean Mixed Layer (D.L Rudnick, and R. Ferrari), Science, vol. 283, no. 5401, pp. 526--529, 1999. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

1997

[1]On the development of thermohaline correlations as a result of nonlinear diffusive parameterizations (R. Ferrari, and W.R. Young), Journal of Marine Research, vol. 55, pp. 1069--1101, 1997. [doi] [reference] [PDF]

Gray literature


Integrating satellite altimetry and key observations: what we’ve learned, and what’s possible with new technologies (R.B. Scott, M. Bourassa, D. Chelton, P. Cipollini, R. Ferrari, L.L. Fu, B. Galperin, S. Gille, H.-P. Huang, P. Klein, N. Maximenko, R. Morrow, B. Qiu, E. Rodriguez, D. Stammer, R. Tailleux, C. Wunsch), Proceedings of the “OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society” Conference, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison D.E. and Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306, 2010.

Parameterizing Submesoscale Physics in Global Climate Models (B. Fox-Kemper, G. Danabasoglu, R. Ferrari, and R. W. Hallberg), CLIVAR Exchanges, 13 , No. 3, 2008.

The US CPT Clivar Program (R. Ferrari), U.S. CLIVAR Variations, 4 , No. 1, 2006.

Eddy-mixed layer interactions in the ocean (R. Ferrari), U.S. CLIVAR Variations, 4 , No. 3, 2006.

Ocean Mixing (R. Ferrari), BASC report entitled Improving the Scientific Foundation for Atmosphere-Land-Ocean Simulations: Report of a Workshop, National Academy of Sciences, 2005.

Climate Process Teams: A new approach to improving climate models (C. S. Bretherton, R. Ferrari, and S. Legg), U.S. CLIVAR Variations, 2, No. 1, 2004.

Dispersion of active and passive scalars in the upper ocean (R. Ferrari), Doctoral Dissertation, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, 2000.

The temperature-salinity relationship in the mixed layer (R. Ferrari), Proceedings of the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Program, 1999.

Distribuzioni di temperatura e salinita’ negli strati piu’ superficiali degli oceani (R. Ferrari), Doctoral Dissertation, Politecnico di Torino, 1999.

Integrazione numerica di equazioni solitioniche multidimensionali (R. Ferrari), Master Thesis, Universita’ di Torino, 1994.