List of peer reviewed publications using Argo data and having a contributing author based in France

Complete list of Argo publications available on the Argo web site.

2015 (as of 06/21):

1 - Houpert, L. and Testor, P. and Durrieu de Madron, X. and Somot, S. and D’Ortenzio, F. and Estournel, C. and Lavigne, H., 2015: Seasonal cycle of the mixed layer, the seasonal thermocline and the upper-ocean heat storage rate in the Mediterranean Sea derived from observations. Progress in Oceanography, 132 (0), 333--352, doi:

2 - Mercier, Herlé and Lherminier, Pascale and Sarafanov, Artem and Gaillard, Fabienne and Daniault, Nathalie and Desbruyères, Damien and Falina, Anastasia and Ferron, Bruno and Gourcuff, Claire and Huck, Thierry and Thierry, Virginie, 2015: Variability of the meridional overturning circulation at the Greenland–Portugal OVIDE section from 1993 to 2010. Progress in Oceanography, 132 (0), 250--261, doi:

3 - Barthélemy, Antoine and Fichefet, Thierry and Goosse, Hugues and Madec, Gurvan, 2015: Modeling the interplay between sea ice formation and the oceanic mixed layer: Limitations of simple brine rejection parameterizations. Ocean Modelling, 86 (0), 141--152, doi:

4 - Ablain, M. and Cazenave, A. and Larnicol, G. and Balmaseda, M. and Cipollini, P. and Faug\`ere, Y. and Fernandes, M. J. and Henry, O. and Johannessen, J. A. and Knudsen, P. and Andersen, O. and Legeais, J. and Meyssignac, B. and Picot, N. and Roca, M. and Rudenko, S. and Scharffenberg, M. G. and Stammer, D. and Timms, G. and Benveniste, J., 2015: Improved sea level record over the satellite altimetry era (1993–2010) from the Climate Change Initiative project. Ocean Science, 11 (1), 67--82, doi: 10.5194/os-11-67-2015.

5 - Bashmachnikov, I. and Neves, F. and Nascimento, \^A. and Medeiros, J. and Ambar, I. and Dias, J. and Carton, X., 2015: Temperature–salinity distribution in the northeastern Atlantic from ship and Argo vertical casts. Ocean Science, 11 (2), 215--236, doi: 10.5194/os-11-215-2015.

6 - Bosse, Anthony and Testor, Pierre and Mortier, Laurent and Prieur, Louis and Taillandier, Vincent and d'Ortenzio, Fabrizio and Coppola, Laurent, 2015: Spreading of Levantine Intermediate Waters by submesoscale coherent vortices in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea as observed with gliders. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (3), 1599--1622, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010263.

7 - Chaitanya, AkurathiVenkataSai and Durand, Fabien and Mathew, Simi and Gopalakrishna, VissaVenkata and Papa, Fabrice and Lengaigne, Matthieu and Vialard, Jerome and Kranthikumar, Chanda and Venkatesan, R., 2015: Observed year-to-year sea surface salinity variability in the Bay of Bengal during the 2009–2014 period. , 65 (2), 173-186, doi: 10.1007/s10236-014-0802-x.

8 - Dieng, HabibB. and Palanisamy, Hindumathi and Cazenave, Anny and Meyssignac, Benoit and von Schuckmann, Karina, 2015: The Sea Level Budget Since 2003: Inference on the Deep Ocean Heat Content. , 36 (2), 209-229, doi: 10.1007/s10712-015-9314-6.

9 - Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Reverdin, Gilles and Boutin, Jacqueline and Hernandez, Olga, 2015: Observation of the surface horizontal thermohaline variability at mesoscale to submesoscale in the north-eastern subtropical Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (4), 2588--2600, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010455.

10 - Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Hernandez, Olga and Boutin, Jacqueline and Reverdin, Gilles, 2015: SMOS salinity in the subtropical North Atlantic salinity maximum: 2. Two-dimensional horizontal thermohaline variability. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (2), 972--987, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010103.

11 - Palanisamy, H. and Cazenave, A. and Delcroix, T. and Meyssignac, B., 2015: Spatial trend patterns in the Pacific Ocean sea level during the altimetry era: the contribution of thermocline depth change and internal climate variability. , 65 (3), 341-356, doi: 10.1007/s10236-014-0805-7.

12 - Pascual, Ananda and Ruiz, Simón and Buongiorno Nardelli, Bruno and Guinehut, Stéphanie and Iudicone, Daniele and Tintoré, Joaquín, 2015: Net primary production in the Gulf Stream sustained by quasi-geostrophic vertical exchanges. Geophysical Research Letters, 42 (2), 441--449, doi: 10.1002/2014GL062569.

13 - Sauzède, R. and Claustre, H. and Jamet, C. and Uitz, J. and Ras, J. and Mignot, A. and D'Ortenzio, F., 2015: Retrieving the vertical distribution of chlorophyll a concentration and phytoplankton community composition from in situ fluorescence profiles: A method based on a neural network with potential for global-scale applications. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (1), 451--470, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010355.

2014 (31 references):

  1. Akhil, V. P. and Durand, Fabien and Lengaigne, Matthieu and Vialard, Jérôme and Keerthi, M. G. and Gopalakrishna, V. V. and Deltel, Charles and Papa, Fabrice and de Boyer Montégut, Clément, 2014: A modeling study of the processes of surface salinity seasonal cycle in the Bay of Bengal. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3926-3947.
  2. Auger, P. A. and Ulses, C. and Estournel, C. and Stemmann, L. and Somot, S. and Diaz, F., 2014: Interannual control of plankton communities by deep winter mixing and prey/predator interactions in the NW Mediterranean: Results from a 30-year 3D modeling study. Progress in Oceanography124 (0), 12-27.
  3. Benetti, Marion and Reverdin, Gilles and Pierre, Catherine and Merlivat, Liliane and Risi, Camille and Steen-Larsen, Hans Christian and Vimeux, Françoise, 2014: Deuterium excess in marine water vapor: Dependency on relative humidity and surface wind speed during evaporation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 2013JD020535.
  4. Benshila, Rachid and Durand, Fabien and Masson, Sébastien and Bourdallé-Badie, Romain and de Boyer Montégut, Clement and Papa, Fabrice and Madec, Gurvan, 2014: The upper Bay of Bengal salinity structure in a high-resolution model. Ocean Modelling74 (0), 36-52.
  5. de Boyer Montégut, Clément and Durand, Fabien and Bourdallé-Badie, Romain and Blanke, Bruno, 2014: Role of fronts in the formation of Arabian Sea barrier layers during summer monsoon. Ocean Dynamics64 (6), 809-822.
  6. Brossier, Cindy Lebeaupin and Bastin, Sophie and Béranger, Karine and Drobinski, Philippe, 2014: Regional mesoscale air--sea coupling impacts and extreme meteorological events role on the Mediterranean Sea water budget. Climate Dynamics, 1-23.
  7. Cazenave, Anny and Dieng, Habib-Boubacar and Meyssignac, Benoit and von Schuckmann, Karina and Decharme, Bertrand and Berthier, Etienne, 2014: The rate of sea-level rise. Nature Clim. Change4 (5), 358-361.
  8. Delcroix, Thierry and Radenac, Marie-Hélène and Cravatte, Sophie and Alory, Gaël and Gourdeau, Lionel and Léger, Fabien and Singh, Awnesh and Varillon, David, 2014: Sea surface temperature and salinity seasonal changes in the western Solomon and Bismarck Seas. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (4), 2642-2657.
  9. Dencausse, Guillaume and Morrow, Rosemary and Rogé, Marine and Fleury, Sara, 2014: Lateral stirring of large-scale tracer fields by altimetry. Ocean Dynamics64 (1), 61-78.
  10. Dieng, Habib-Boubacar and Cazenave, A. and Meyssignac, B. and Henry, O. and von Schuckmann, K. and Palanisamy, H. and Lemoine, J.-M., 2014: Effect of La Nina on The Global Mean Sea Level And North Pacific Ocean Mass Over 2005-2011. Journal of Geodetic Science4 (1).
  11. Drobinski, P. and Ducrocq, V. and Alpert, P. and Anagnostou, E. and Béranger, K. and Borga, M. and Braud, I. and Chanzy, A. and Davolio, S. and Delrieu, G. and Estournel, C. and Boubrahmi, N. Filali and Font, J. and Grubišić, V. and Gualdi, S. and Homar, V. and Ivančan-Picek, B. and Kottmeier, C. and Kotroni, V. and Lagouvardos, K. and Lionello, P. and Llasat, M. C. and Ludwig, W. and Lutoff, C. and Mariotti, A. and Richard, E. and Romero, R. and Rotunno, R. and Roussot, O. and Ruin, I. and Somot, S. and Taupier-Letage, I. and Tintore, J. and Uijlenhoet, R. and Wernli, H., 2014: HyMeX: A 10-Year Multidisciplinary Program on the Mediterranean Water Cycle. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society95 (7), 1063-1082.
  12. Grenier, Mélanie and Jeandel, Catherine and Cravatte, Sophie, 2014: From the subtropics to the equator in the Southwest Pacific: Continental material fluxes quantified using neodymium data along modeled thermocline water pathways. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3948-3966.
  13. Gueye, Mbaye Babacar and Niang, Awa and Arnault, Sabine and Thiria, Sylvie and Crépon, Michel, 2014: Neural approach to inverting complex system: Application to ocean salinity profile estimation from surface parameters. Computers & Geosciences72 (0), 201-209.
  14. Hasson, Audrey and Delcroix, Thierry and Boutin, Jacqueline and Dussin, Raphael and Ballabrera-Poy, Joaquim, 2014: Analyzing the 2010--2011 La Niña signature in the tropical Pacific sea surface salinity using in situ data, SMOS observations, and a numerical simulation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3855-3867.
  15. Illig, Serena and Dewitte, Boris and Goubanova, Katerina and Cambon, Gildas and Boucharel, Julien and Monetti, Florian and Romero, Carlos and Purca, Sara and Flores, Roberto, 2014: Forcing mechanisms of intraseasonal SST variability off central Peru in 2000--2008. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3548-3573.
  16. Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Marin, Frédéric and Bourlès, Bernard and Gouriou, Yves and Berger, Henrick, 2014: Seasonal variability of the equatorial undercurrent termination and associated salinity maximum in the Gulf of Guinea. Climate Dynamics, 1-22.
  17. Maes, Christophe and O'Kane, Terence J., 2014: Seasonal variations of the upper ocean salinity stratification in the Tropics. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (3), 1706-1722.
  18. Morrow, Rosemary and Kestenare, Elodie, 2014: Nineteen-year changes in surface salinity in the Southern Ocean south of Australia. Journal of Marine Systems129 (0), 472-483.
  19. Ollitrault, Michel and Colin de Verdière, Alain, 2014: The Ocean General Circulation near 1000-m Depth. Journal of Physical Oceanography44 (1), 384--409, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-030.1.
  20. Pous, Stéphane and Lazure, Pascal and André, Gaël and Dumas, Franck and Halo, Issufo and Penven, Pierrick, 2014: Circulation around La Réunion and Mauritius islands in the south-western Indian Ocean: A modeling perspective. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (3), 1957-1976.
  21. Racapé, V. and Metzl, N. and Pierre, C. and Reverdin, G. and Quay, P. D. and Olafsdottir, S. R., 2014: The seasonal cycle of δ3CDIC in the North Atlantic subpolar gyre. Biogeosciences11 (6), 1683-1692.
  22. Resplandy, L. and Boutin, J. and Merlivat, L., 2014: Observed small spatial scale and seasonal variability of the CO2 system in the Southern Ocean. Biogeosciences11 (1), 75-90.
  23. Reul, Nicolas and Fournier, Severine and Boutin, Jaqueline and Hernandez, Olga and Maes, Christophe and Chapron, Bertrand and Alory, Gaël and Quilfen, Yves and Tenerelli, Joseph and Morisset, Simmon and Kerr, Yann and Mecklenburg, Susanne and Delwart, Steven, 2014: Sea Surface Salinity Observations from Space with the SMOS Satellite: A New Means to Monitor the Marine Branch of the Water Cycle. Surveys in Geophysics35 (3), 681-722.
  24. Reverdin, G. and Morisset, S. and Boutin, J. and Martin, N. and Sena-Martins, M. and Gaillard, F. and Blouch, P. and Rolland, J. and Font, J. and Salvador, J. and Fernández, P. and Stammer, D., 2014: Validation of Salinity Data from Surface Drifters. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology31 (4), 967-983.
  25. Rio, M. H. and Pascual, A. and Poulain, P. M. and Menna, M. and Barceló, B. and Tintoré, J., 2014: Computation of a new mean dynamic topography for the Mediterranean Sea from model outputs, altimeter measurements and oceanographic in situ data. Ocean Science10 (4), 731-744.
  26. Roullet, Guillaume and Capet, Xavier and Maze, Guillaume, 2014: Global interior eddy available potential energy diagnosed from Argo floats. Geophysical Research Letters, n/a--n/a, doi:10.1002/2013GL059004.
  27. von Schuckmann, K. and Sallée, J. B. and Chambers, D. and Le Traon, P. Y. and Cabanes, C. and Gaillard, F. and Speich, S. and Hamon, M., 2014: Consistency of the current global ocean observing systems from an Argo perspective. Ocean Science10 (3), 547-557.
  28. Souza, J. M. A. C. and Chapron, B. and Autret, E., 2014: The surface thermal signature and air--sea coupling over the Agulhas rings propagating in the South Atlantic Ocean interior. Ocean Science10 (4), 633-644.
  29. Talandier, C. and Deshayes, J. and Treguier, A. M. and Capet, X. and Benshila, R. and Debreu, L. and Dussin, R. and Molines, J. M. and Madec, G., 2014: Improvements of simulated Western North Atlantic current system and impacts on the AMOC. Ocean Modelling76 (0), 1-19.
  30. Tréguer, Paul and Goberville, Eric and Barrier, Nicolas and L'Helguen, Stéphane and Morin, Pascal and Bozec, Yann and Rimmelin-Maury, Peggy and Czamanski, Marie and Grossteffan, Emilie and Cariou, Thierry and Répécaud, Michel and Quéméner, Loic, 2014: Large and local-scale influences on physical and chemical characteristics of coastal waters of Western Europe during winter. Journal of Marine Systems139 (0), 79-90.
  31. Yin, Xiaobin and Boutin, Jacqueline and Martin, Nicolas and Spurgeon, Paul and Vergely, Jean-Luc and Gaillard, Fabienne, 2014: Errors in SMOS Sea Surface Salinity and their dependency on a priori wind speed. Remote Sensing of Environment146 (0), 159-171.

2013 (32 references):

  1. Bessières, L. and Rio, M. H. and Dufau, C. and Boone, C. and Pujol, M. I., 2013: Ocean state indicators from MyOcean altimeter products. Ocean Science9 (3), 545-560.
  2. Boutin, J. and Martin, N. and Reverdin, G. and Yin, X. and Gaillard, F., 2013: Sea surface freshening inferred from SMOS and ARGO salinity: impact of rain. Ocean Science9 (1), 183--192, doi: 10.5194/os-9-183-2013.
  3. Brankart, Jean-Michel, 2013: Impact of uncertainties in the horizontal density gradient upon low resolution global ocean modelling. Ocean Modelling66 (0), 64-76.
  4. Cabanes, C. and Grouazel, A. and von Schuckmann, K. and Hamon, M. and Turpin, V. and Coatanoan, C. and Paris, F. and Guinehut, S. and Boone, C. and Ferry, N. and de Boyer Mont\'egut, C. and Carval, T. and Reverdin, G. and Pouliquen, S. and Le Traon, P.-Y., 2013: The CORA dataset: validation and diagnostics of in-situ ocean temperature and salinity measurements. Ocean Science9 (1), 1--18, doi:10.5194/os-9-1-2013.
  5. Xavier Carton and Bernard Le Cann and Alain Serpette and Jesus Dubert, 2013: Interactions of surface and deep anticyclonic eddies in the Bay of Biscay. Journal of Marine Systems, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.09.014.
  6. Da-Allada, C. Y. and Alory, G. and du Penhoat, Y. and Kestenare, E. and Durand, F. and Hounkonnou, N. M., 2013: Seasonal mixed-layer salinity balance in the tropical Atlantic Ocean: Mean state and seasonal cycle. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (1), 332--345, doi: 10.1029/2012JC008357.
  7. De Souza,João Marcos Azevedo Correia and De Moraes Paiva,Afonso and Von Schuckmann,Karina, 2013: New estimates for the heat flux across the Polar Front: spatial and temporal variability in recent years. Antarctic Science25, 433--444, doi: 10.1017/S0954102012001113.
  8. Drévillon, Marie and Greiner, Eric and Paradis, Denis and Payan, Christophe and Lellouche, Jean-Michel and Reffray, Guillaume and Durand, Edmée and Law-Chune, Stéphane and Cailleau, Sylvain, 2013: A strategy for producing refined currents in the Equatorial Atlantic in the context of the search of the AF447 wreckage. Ocean Dynamics63 (1), 63-82.
  9. Durand, Fabien and Alory, Gaël and Dussin, Raphaël and Reul, Nicolas, 2013: SMOS reveals the signature of Indian Ocean Dipole events. Ocean Dynamics, 1-10.
  10. Fan, Xue and Send, Uwe and Testor, Pierre and Karstensen, Johannes and Lherminier, Pascale, 2013: Observations of Irminger Sea Anticyclonic Eddies. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (4), 805--823, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-11-0155.1.
  11. Hasson, Audrey and Delcroix, Thierry and Boutin, Jacqueline, 2013: Formation and variability of the South Pacific Sea Surface Salinity maximum in recent decades. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans,118 (10), 5109-5116.
  12. Hasson, Audrey and Delcroix, Thierry and Dussin, Raphaël, 2013: An assessment of the mixed layer salinity budget in the tropical Pacific Ocean. Observations and modelling (1990--2009). Ocean Dynamics,63 (2-3), 179-194, doi: 10.1007/s10236-013-0596-2.
  13. Jourdain, Nicolas C. and Lengaigne, Matthieu and Vialard, Jérome and Madec, Gurvan and Menkes, Christophe E. and Vincent, Emmanuel M. and Jullien, Swen and Barnier, Bernard, 2013: Observation-Based Estimates of Surface Cooling Inhibition by Heavy Rainfall under Tropical Cyclones. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (1), 205-221.
  14. Keerthi, M. G. and Lengaigne, M. and Vialard, J. and Boyer Montégut, C. and Muraleedharan, P. M., 2013: Interannual variability of the Tropical Indian Ocean mixed layer depth. Climate Dynamics40 (3-4), 743-759, doi: 10.1007/s00382-012-1295-2.
  15. Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Gaillard, Fabienne, 2013: Variability of the Heat and Salt Budget in the Subtropical Southeastern Pacific Mixed Layer between 2004 and 2010: Spice Injection Mechanism. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (9), 1880--1898, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-04.1.
  16. L'Hégaret, Pierre and Lacour, Léo and Carton, Xavier and Roullet, Guillaume and Baraille, Rémy and Corréard, Stéphanie, 2013: A seasonal dipolar eddy near Ras Al Hamra (Sea of Oman). Ocean Dynamics,63 (6), 633-659.
  17. Lavigne, Héloïse and D'Ortenzio, Fabrizio and Migon, Christophe and Claustre, Hervé and Testor, Pierre and d'Alcalà, Maurizio Ribera and Lavezza, Rosario and Houpert, Loïc and Prieur, Louis, 2013: Enhancing the comprehension of mixed layer depth control on the Mediterranean phytoplankton phenology. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (7), 3416--3430, doi: 10.1002/jgrc.20251.
  18. Le Traon, P. Y., 2013: From satellite altimetry to Argo and operational oceanography: three revolutions in oceanography. Ocean Science9 (5), 901--915, doi: 10.5194/os-9-901-2013.
  19. Lellouche, J.-M. and Le Galloudec, O. and Dr\'evillon, M. and R\'egnier, C. and Greiner, E. and Garric, G. and Ferry, N. and Desportes, C. and Testut, C.-E. and Bricaud, C. and Bourdall\'e-Badie, R. and Tranchant, B. and Benkiran, M. and Drillet, Y. and Daudin, A. and De Nicola, C., 2013: Evaluation of global monitoring and forecasting systems at Mercator Ocean. Ocean Science9 (1), 57--81, doi:10.5194/os-9-57-2013.
  20. Levy, M. and Bopp, L. and Karleskind, P. and Resplandy, L. and Ethe, C. and Pinsard, F., 2013: Physical pathways for carbon transfers between the surface mixed layer and the ocean interior. Global Biogeochemical Cycles27.
  21. Maes, Christophe and Dewitte, Boris and Sudre, Joël and Garçon, Véronique and Varillon, David, 2013: Small-scale features of temperature and salinity surface fields in the Coral Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (10), 5426-5438.
  22. Maraldi, C. and Chanut, J. and Levier, B. and Ayoub, N. and De Mey, P. and Reffray, G. and Lyard, F. and Cailleau, S. and Drévillon, M. and Fanjul, E. A. and Sotillo, M. G. and Marsaleix, P. and Team, The Mercator Research and Development, 2013: NEMO on the shelf: assessment of the Iberia–Biscay–Ireland configuration. Ocean Science9 (4), 745-771.
  23. Maze, Guillaume and Deshayes, Julie and Marshall, John and Tréguier, Anne-Marie and Chronis, Alexandre and Vollmer, Lukas, 2013: Surface vertical PV fluxes and subtropical mode water formation in an eddy-resolving numerical simulation. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography91 (0), 128-138.
  24. Ollitrault, Michel and Rannou, Jean-Philippe, 2013: ANDRO: An Argo-Based Deep Displacement Dataset. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology30 (4), 759--788, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00073.1.
  25. Piété, Helen and Marié, Louis and Marsset, Bruno and Thomas, Yannick and Gutscher, Marc-André, 2013: Seismic reflection imaging of shallow oceanographic structures. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (5), 2329-2344.
  26. Ponte, Aurelien L. and Klein, Patrice and Capet, Xavier and Le Traon, Pierre-Yves and Chapron, Bertrand and Lherminier, Pascale, 2013: Diagnosing Surface Mixed Layer Dynamics from High-Resolution Satellite Observations: Numerical Insights. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (7), 1345-1355.
  27. Radenac, Marie-Hélène and Messié, Monique and Léger, Fabien and Bosc, Christelle, 2013: A very oligotrophic zone observed from space in the equatorial Pacific warm pool. Remote Sensing of Environment,134 (0), 224-233.
  28. Reul, Nicolas and Fournier, Severine and Boutin, Jaqueline and Hernandez, Olga and Maes, Christophe and Chapron, Bertrand and Alory, Gaël and Quilfen, Yves and Tenerelli, Joseph and Morisset, Simmon and Kerr, Yann and Mecklenburg, Susanne and Delwart, Steven, 2013: Sea Surface Salinity Observations from Space with the SMOS Satellite: A New Means to Monitor the Marine Branch of the Water Cycle. Surveys in Geophysics, 1-42.
  29. Reverdin, G. and MARIE,Louis, L. and Lazure, P. and d'Ovidio, F. and Boutin, J. and Testor, P. and Martin, N. and Lourenco, A. and Gaillard, F. and Lavin, A. and Rodriguez, C. and Somavilla, R. and Mader, J. and Rubio, A. and Blouch, P. and Rolland, J. and Bozec, Y. and Charria, G. and Batifoulier, F. and Dumas, F. and Louazel, S. and Chanut, J., 2013: Freshwater from the Bay of Biscay shelves in 2009. Journal of Marine Systems109â€``110, Supplement (0), S134--S143, doi:
  30. Séférian, Roland and Bopp, Laurent and Gehlen, Marion and Orr, JamesC and Ethé, Christian and Cadule, Patricia and Aumont, Olivier and Salas y Mélia, David and Voldoire, Aurore and Madec, Gurvan, 2013: Skill assessment of three earth system models with common marine biogeochemistry. Climate Dynamics40 (9-10), 2549-2573.
  31. Sudre, Joël and Maes, C. and Garcon, V., 2013: On the global estimates of geostrophic and Ekman surface currents. Limnology and Oceanography: Fluids & Environments3, 1-20.
  32. Vialard, J. and Drushka, K. and Bellenger, H. and Lengaigne, M. and Pous, S. and Duvel, J. P., 2013: Understanding Madden-Julian-Induced sea surface temperature variations in the North Western Australian Basin. Climate Dynamics41 (11-12), 3203-3218.


Alory, G., C. Maes, T. Delcroix, N. Reul, and S. Illig, 2012: Seasonal dynamics of sea surface salinity off Panama: The far Eastern Pacific Fresh Pool. J. Geophys. Res., 117, C04028,

Boutin, J., N. Martin, Y. Xiaobin, J. Font, N. Reul, and P. Spurgeon, 2012: First Assessment of SMOS Data Over Open Ocean: Part II-Sea Surface Salinity. Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 50, 1662-1675,

Buongiorno Nardelli B., S. Guinehut, A. Pascual, Y. Drillet, S. Ruiz, and S. Mulet, 2012: Towards high resolution mapping of 3-D mesoscale dynamics from observations. Ocean Sci., 8, 885-901, doi:10.5194/os-8-885-2012.

Carton, X., P. L'Hegaret, and R. Baraille, 2012: Mesoscale variability of water masses in the Arabian Sea as revealed by ARGO floats. Ocean Science, 8, 227-248,

Cléroux, C., M. Debret, E. Cortijo, J.-C. Duplessy, F. Dewilde, J. Reijmer, and N. Massei, 2012: High-resolution sea surface reconstructions off Cape Hatteras over the last 10 ka. Paleoceanography, 27, PA1205,

Cravatte Sophie, William Kessler and Frederic Marin, 2012 : Intermediate Zonal Jets in the Tropical Pacific Ocean Observed by Argo Floats, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 2012. doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-11-0206.1

Font, J., J. Boutin, N. Reul, P. Spurgeon, J. Ballabrera-Poy, A. Chuprin, C. Gabarró, J. Gourrion, S. Guimbard, C. Hénocq, S. Lavender, N. Martin, J. Martínez, M. McCulloch, I. Meirold-Mautner, C. Mugerin, F. Petitcolin, M. Portabella, R. Sabia, M. Talone, J. Tenerelli, A. Turiel, J.-L. Vergely, P. Waldteufel, X. Yin, S. Zine, and S. Delwart, 2012: SMOS first data analysis for sea surface salinity determination. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 1-17,

Guinehut S., A.-L. Dhomps, G. Larnicol and P.-Y. Le Traon, 2012: High resolution 3D temperature and salinity fields derived from in situ and satellite observations. Ocean Sci., 8, 845-857, doi:10.5194/os-8-845-2012.

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Hasson, A., A. Koch-Larrouy, R. Morrow, M. Juza, and T. Penduff, 2012: The origin and fate of mode water in the Southern Pacific Ocean. Ocean Dynamics, 62:335–354, DOI 10.1007/s10236-011-0507-3.

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