Click below to find publication by instrument

Vertical Profilers

Robotic Platforms

Other Platforms

MicroCTD

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to webpage/download
Internal Waves on the Continental Shelf of the Northwestern Arabian Gulf. 2020 / Frontiers in Marine Science / F. Al Senafi., et al. Read More >>
Importance of planetary rotation for ventilation processes in deep elongated lakes: Evidence from Lake Garda (Italy). 2019 / Nature / S. Piccolroaz, et al. Read More >>
Ice‐Free Radiative Convection Drives Spring Mixing in a Large Lake. 2019 / Geophysical Research Letters / D. J. Cannon, et al. Read More >>
Intermittency in estuarine turbulence: A framework toward limiting bias in microstructure measurements. 2019 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Huguenard, K., et al. Read More >>

VMP-250

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to webpage / download
On the Role of Turbulent Mixing Produced by VerticalShear Between the Brazil Current and theIntermediate Western Boundary Current. 2020 / Journal of Geophysical Research / C. Z. Lazaneo., et al. Read More >>
Closing the Sea Surface Mixed Layer Temperature Budget from in Situ Observations Alone : Operation Advection during BoBBLE. 2020 / Scientific Reports / Vijith, V., et al. Read More >>
Probability Distribution of Turbulent Kinetic Energy Dissipation Rate in Stratified Turbulence: Microstructure Measurements in the Southern California Bight. 2019 / Journal of Geophysical Research / Lozovatsky. I., et al. Read More >>
How the Kuroshio Current Delivers Nutrients to Sunlit Layers on the Continental Shelves With Aid of Near-Inertial Waves and Turbulence. 2019 / Journal of Geophysical Research / Nagai, T., et al. Read More >>
Mechanisms of barrier layer formation and erosion from in situ observations in the Bay of Bengal. 2019 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / George, J. V., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent Scales Observed in a River Plume Entering a Fjord. 2019 / Journal of Geophysical Research / McPherson, R. A., et al. Read More >>
Intratidal and Fortnightly Variability of Vertical Mixing in a Macrotidal Estuary: The Gironde. 2019 / Journal of Geophysical Research / Ross. L., et al. Read More >>
Spatial Structure of Turbulent Mixing Inferred from Historical CTD Datasets in the Indonesian Seas. 2019 / Progress in Oceanography / Purwandana, A., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence measurements suggest high rates of new production over the shelf edge in the northeastern North Sea during summer. 2018 / Biogeosciences / Bendtsen, J., et al. Read More >>
First Evidence of Coherent Bands of Strong Turbulent Layers Associated with High-Wavenumber Internal-Wave Shear in the Upstream Kuroshio. 2017 / Scientific Reports / Nagai, T., et al. Read More >>
Ocean turbulence and mixing around Sri Lanka and in adjacent waters of the northern Bay
of Bengal.
2016 / Oceanography / Jinadasa, S.U.P., et al. Read More >>
Measuring Turbulent Dissipation Rates Beneath an Antarctic Ice Shelf. 2014 / Marine Technology Society Journal / Venerables, E., et al. Read More >>

VMP-500

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage/Download
Convection‐Diffusion Competition Within Mixed Layers of Stratified Natural Waters. 2019 / Geophysical Research Letters / Sepúlveda Steiner. O., et al. Read More >>
Eastern arctic ocean diapycnal heat fluxes through large double-diffusive steps. 2019 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Polyakov, I. V., et al. Read More >>
Probability Distribution of Turbulent Kinetic Energy Dissipation Rate in Ocean: Observations and Approximations. 2017 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans /Lozovatsky. I., et al. Read More >>
Bacteria-induced mixing in natural waters. 2017 / Geophysical Research Letters / Sommer T., et al. Read More >>
Determining mixing rates from concurrent temperature and velocity measurements. 2017 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Bluteau, C. E., et al. Read More >>
Weak Thermocline Mixing in the North Pacific Low-Latitude Western Boundary Current System. 2017 / Geophysical Research Letters / Liu, Z., et al. Read More >>
Ocean turbulence and mixing around Sri Lanka and in adjacent waters of the northern Bay of Bengal. 2016 / Oceanography / Jinadasa, S.U.P., et al. Read More >>
Estimating turbulent dissipation from microstructure shear measurements using maximum likelihood spectral fitting over the inertial and viscous subranges. 2016 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Bluteau, C. E., et al. Read More >>
Behavior and mixing of a cold intermediate layer near a sloping boundary. 2015 / Ocean Dynamics / Cyr, F., et al. Read More >>
Measurements of Form and Frictional Drags over a Rough Topographic Bank. 2014 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Wijesekera, H. W., et al. Read More >>
Observations on stratified flow over a bank at low Froude numbers. 2014 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Jarosz. E., et al. Read More >>
Double diffusion in saline Powell Lake, British Columbia. 2014 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Scheifele, B., et al. Read More >>
Double diffusive interfaces in Lake Kivu reproduced by direct numerical simulations. 2014 / Geophysical Research Letters / Sommer, T., et al. Read More >>
Measuring Turbulent Dissipation Using a Tethered ADCP. 2014 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Lucas, N. S., et al. Read More >>
Semidiurnal tides on the Laptev Sea shelf with implications for shear and vertical mixing. 2014 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Janout, M. A., et al. Read More >>
Interface structure and flux laws in a natural double-diffusive layering. 2013 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Sommer, T., et al. Read More >>
Revisiting microstructure sensor responses with implications for double-diffusive fluxes. 2013 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Sommer, T., et al. Read More >>
Variability in nitrogen sources for new production in the vicinity of the shelf edge of the East China Sea in summer. 2013 / Continental Shelf Research / Liu, X., et al. Read More >>
Observations of vertical turbulent nitrate flux across the Kuroshio. 2013 / Geophysical Research Letters / Kaneko, H., et al. Read More >>
A new sensor platform for investigating turbulence in stratified coastal environments. 2013 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Bouffard, D., et al. Read More >>
Tidal Stream Energy Resource Complexity in a Large Deep Strait: the Karori Rip, Cook Strait. 2012 / Continental Shelf Research / Stevens, CL., et al. Read More >>
Exploratory Observations of Winter Oceanographic Conditions in the Saguenay Fjord. 2012 / Atmosphere-Ocean / Bourgault, D., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent properties of internal waves in the South China Sea. 2011 / Oceanography / St. Laurent, L., et al. Read More >>
Flow and mixing near a glacier tongue: a pilot study. 2011 / Ocean Sci / Stevens, C. L., et al. Read More >>
Strong vertical mixing in the Urup Strait. 2011 / Geophysical Research Letters / Itoh, S., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent nitrate fluxes in the Amundsen Gulf during ice-covered conditions. 2011 / Geophysical Research Letters / Bourgault, D., et al. Read More >>
Interior versus boundary mixing of a cold intermediate layer. 2011 / Journal of Geophysical Research / Cyr, F., et al. Read More >>
Observations of a Large-Amplitude Internal Wave Train and Its Reflection off a Steep Slope. 2011 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Bourgault, D., et al. Read More >>
Intermittent intense turbulent mixing under ice in the Laptev Sea continental shelf. 2011 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Lenn, Y. D., et al. Read More >>
Fine- and microstructure observations in the Urup Strait, Kuril Islands, during August 2006. 2010 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Itoh, S., et al. Read More >>
Vertical mixing at intermediate depths in the Arctic boundary current. 2009 / Geophysical Research Letters / Lenn, Y.D., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence and boluses on an internal beach. 2008 / Journal of Marine Research / Bourgault, D., et al. Read More >>
Relative importance of pelagic and sediment respiration in causing hypoxia in a deep estuary. 2012 / Journal of Geophysical Research / Bourgault, D., et al. Read More >>

VMP-750/VMP-2000

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage/Download
Observations of turbulence at a near-surface temperature front in the Arctic Ocean. 2020 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Koenig, Z., et al. Read More >>
The lifecycle of semidiurnal internal tides over the Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge. 2018 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Vic, C., et al. Read More >>
Vigorous lateral export of the meltwater outflow from beneath an Antarctic ice shelf. 2017 / Nature / Alberto C., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence estimation using fast-response thermistors attached to a free-fail vertical microstructure profiler. 2016 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Goto, Y., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence measurements in the northern gulf of Mexico: Application to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on droplet dynamics. Deep Sea Research Part I. 2016 / Oceanographic Research Papers / Wang, Z., et al. Read More >>
Spatial structure of turbulent mixing in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. 2014 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Yang, Q., et al. Read More >>
Observations of vertical turbulent nitrate flux across the Kuroshio. 2013 / Geophysical Research Letters / Kaneko, H., et al. Read More >>
A modified method for estimating vertical profiles of turbulent dissipation rate using density inversions in the Kuril Straits 2013 / Journal of Oceanography / Yagi, M., et al. Read More >>
Observations of Barotropic Oscillations and Their Influence on Mixing in the Faroe Bank Channel Overflow Region. 2013 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Darelius, E., et al. Read More >>
Deep intense vertical mixing in the Bussol’ Strait. 2012 / Geophysical Research Letters / Yagi, M., et al. Read More >>
Observations of the structure of turbulent mixing across the Kuroshio. 2012 / Geophysical Research Letters / Kaneko, H., et al. Read More >>
Dissipation of turbulent kinetic energy inferred from seagliders: An application to the eastern Nordic Seas overflows. 2012 / Journal of Physical Oceanopgraphy / Beaird, N., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent mixing and exchange with interior waters on sloping boundaries. 2012 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Kunze, E., et al. Read More >>
Observations of thermohaline convection adjacent to Brunt Ice Shelf. 2012 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Fer, I., et al. Read More >>
Fine- and microstructure observations in the Urup Strait, Kuril Islands, during August 2006. 2010 / Journal of Geophysical Research / Itoh, S., et al. Read More >>
On turbulence production by swimming marine organisms in the open ocean and coastal waters. 2010 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Rousseau, S., et al. Read More >>
A dense water outflow from the Ross Sea, Antarctica: Mixing and the contribution of tides. 2009 / Journal of Marine Systems / Muench, R. L., et al. Read More >>
Enhanced diapycnal mixing in the South China Sea. 2009 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Tian, J., et al. Read More >>
Mixing across the Arctic Ocean: Microstructure observations during the Beringia 2005 Expedition. 2008 / Geophysical Research Letters / Rainville, L., et al. Read More >>
Observations of Biologically Generated Turbulence in a Coastal Inlet. 2006 / Science / Kunze, E., et al. Read More >>

VMP-6000

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to Website/Download
Transformation and Upwelling of Bottom Water in Fracture Zone Valleys. 2020 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Thurnherr, A. M., et al. Read More >>
Assessment of finescale parameterizations of deep ocean mixing in the presence of geostrophic current shear: Results of microstructure measurements in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current Region. 2018 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Takahashi. A., et al. Read More >>
Observed variations in turbulent mixing efficiency in the deep ocean. 2018 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Ijichi, T., et al. Read More >>
The dissipation of kinetic energy in the Lofoten Basin Eddy. 2018 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Fer, I., et al. Read More >>
A microscale view of mixing and overturning across the Antarctic Circumpolar Current. 2016 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Garabato, A. C. N., et al. Read More >>
Enhanced diapycnal diffusivity in intrusive regions of the Drake passage. 2016 / Journal of Physical Oceanography /Merrifield, S. T., et al. Read More >>
Estimates of tidal mixing in the Indonesian archipelago from multidisciplinary INDOMIX in-situ data. 2015 / Oceanographic Research Papers / Koch-Larrouy. A., et al. Read More >>
Frequency-based correction of finescale parameterization of turbulent dissipation in the deep ocean. 2015 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Ijichi, T., et al. Read More >>
Dissipation Rate Estimates from Microstructure and Finescale Internal Wave Observations along the A25 Greenland–Portugal OVIDE Line. 2014 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Ferron, B., F. et al. Read More >>
Suppression of internal wave breaking in the antarctic circumpolar current near topography. 2014 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Waterman, S., et al. Read More >>
Large-amplitude internal tides, solitary waves, and turbulence in the central Bay of Biscay. 2013 / Geophysical Research Letters / Xie, X. H., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent Mixing and Hydraulic Control of Abyssal Water in the Samoan Passage. 2013 / Geophysical Research Letters / Alford, Matthew H., et al. Read More >>
Rates and mechanisms of turbulent dissipation and mixing in the Southern Ocean: Results from the Diapycnal and Isopycnal Mixing Experiment in the Southern Ocean (DIMES). 2013 / Geophysical Research Letters / Sheen K. L., et al. Read More >>
Internal Waves and Turbulence in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current. 2013 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Waterman, S., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence and Diapycnal Mixing in Drake Passage. 2012 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / St. Laurent, L., et al. Read More >>
Theoretical and observational conditions in the continental shelf area off the eastern Pacific coast of Hokkaido, Japan. 2009 / Oceanography in Japan / Hibiya, T., et al. Read More >>
Intense mixing of lower thermocline water on the crest of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. 2007 / Nature / St. Laurent, L. C., et al. Read More >>

VMP-X

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Enhanced Diapycnal Mixing Between Water Masses in the Western Equatorial Pacific. 2019 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Liang, C., et al. Read More >>
An Expendable Microstructure Profiler for Deep Ocean Measurements. 2017 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanographic Technology / Shang. X., et al. Read More >>

OMG

Title Instrument and Platform Type

Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Dynamics of the Diurnal Warm Layer: Surface Jet, High-Frequency Internal Waves, and Mixing. MicroRider on Slocum Glider 2020 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Wijesekera, H. W., et al. Read More >>
Evolution of Oceanic Near-Surface Stratification in Response to an Autumn Storm. MicroRider 2019 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Lucas, N. S., et al. Read More >>
A dynamic flight model for Slocum gliders and implications for turbulence microstructure measurements. MicroRider on a Slocum Glider 2019 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Merckelbach, L., et al. Read More >>
Measuring the dissipation rate of turbulent kinetic energy in strongly stratified, low‐energy environments: A case study from the Arctic Ocean. MicroRider 2018 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Scheifele, B., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence and Mixing in a Shallow Shelf Sea From Underwater Gliders. MicroRider on a Slocum Glider 2017 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Schultze, L. K. P., et al. Read More >>
Thermohaline staircases in the Amundsen Basin: Possible disruption by shear and mixing. MicroRider 2017 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Guthrie, J. D., et al. Read More >>
Deep-water dynamics and mixing processes during a major inflow event in the central Baltic Sea. MicroRider 2017 / Journal of Geophysical Oceanography Oceans / Holtermann, P. L., et al. Read More >>
Measurements of near-surface turbulence and mixing from autonomous ocean gliders. MicroRider on a Slocum Glider 2017 / Oceanography / St. Laurent, L., et al. Read More >>
Ocean mixing beneath Pine Island Glacier ice shelf, West Antarctica. MicroRider 2016 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Kimura, S., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence and finestructure in a deep ocean channel with sill overflow on the mid-Atlantic ridge. MicroRider on a Glider 2015 / Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers / Tippenhaur, S., et al. Read More >>
Integration of a RSI microstructure sensing package into a Seaglider. MicroRider on a SeaGlider 2015 / IEEE Washington / Creed, E., et al. Read More >>
Dissipation measurements using temperature microstructure from an underwater glider. MicroRider on a Glider 2014 / Methods in Oceanography / Peterson, A. K., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence and mixing by internal waves in the Celtic Sea determined from ocean glider microstructure measurements. MicroRider on a Slocum Glider 2014 / Journal of Marine Systems / Palmer, M. R., et al. Read More >>
Microstructure measurements from an underwater glider in the turbulent Faroe Bank Channel overflow. MicroRider on a Slocum Glider 2014 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Fer, I., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence measurements from a glider MicroRider on a Slocum Glider 2009 / IEEE / Wolk, F., et al. Read More >>

AUV

Title Instrument and Platform Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Rapid Mixing and Exchange of Deep-Ocean Waters in an Abyssal Boundary Current. MicroRider on an AUV 2019 / Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences / Garabato, N., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent Mixing in a Far‐Field Plume During the Transition to Upwelling Conditions: Microstructure Observations From an AUV. MicroRider on a REMUS 600 2018 / Geophysical Research Letters / Fisher, A. W., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence Observations in the Northern Bight of Monterey Bay from a small AUV. MicroRider on a T-REMUS 2009 / Journal of Marine Systems / Goodman, L., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent dissipation in a near-field river plume: A comparison of control volume and microstructure observations with a numerical model. MicroRider on an AUV 2007 / Journal of Geophysical Research / MacDonald D. G., et al. Read More >>
On Measuring the Terms of the Turbulent Kinetic Energy Budget from an AUV. MicroRider on a REMUS 2006 / American Meteorological Society / Goodman, L., et al. Read More >>

Profiling Float

Title Instrument and Platform Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Evidence of enhanced double-diffusive convection below the main stream of the Kuroshio Extension. MicroRider on a Navis Float 2015 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Nagai, T., et al. Read More >>
Evaluating Langmuir turbulence parameterizations in the ocean surface boundary layer. Integration into Air Sea Interaction Profiler 2014 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Sutherland, G., et al. Read More >>
Mixed and mixing layer depths in the ocean surface boundary. Integration into Air Sea Interaction Profiler 2014 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Sutherland, G., et al. Read More >>
The air-sea interaction profiler (ASIP): An autonomous upwardly rising profiler for microstructure measurements in the upper ocean. Integration into Air Sea Interaction Profiler 2014 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Ward, B., et al. Read More >>

Profiling Mooring

Title Instrument and Platform Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Turbulence Observations Beneath Larsen C Ice Shelf. MicroSquid 2019 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Davis, P. E. D., et al. Read More >>
Rates of Dissipation of Turbulent Kinetic Energy in a High Reynolds Number Tidal Channel. MicroRider with Nemo Mooring System 2016 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / McMillan, J. M., et al. Read More >>
Autonomous Ocean Turbulence Measurements Using Shear Probes on a Moored Instrument. MicroRider 2014 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Fer, I., et al. Read More >>
A dense water outflow from the Ross Sea, Antarctica: Mixing and the contribution of tides. MicroRider 2009 / Journal of Marine Systems / Muench, R., et al. Read More >>

Stationary Mooring

Title Instrument and Platform Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Acquiring long-term turbulence measurements from moored platforms impacted by motion. MicroSquid 2016 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Bluteau, C. E., et al. Read More >>

Laboratory Experiments

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Observations of breaking waves and energy dissipation in modulated wave groups. 2018 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Wang, D. W., et al. Read More >>

Miscellaneous

Title Year / Journal / Authors Link to Webpage / Download
Benthic Fluxes of Oxygen and Heat from a Seasonally Hypoxic Region of Saanich Inlet Fjord Observed by Eddy Covariance. 2020 / Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science / Reimers, C. E., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence Observations Beneath Larsen C Ice Shelf. 2019 / Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans / Davis, P. E. D., et al. Read More >>
Comparison of Turbulence Intensity from CTD-Attached and Free-Fall Microstructure Profilers. 2018 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technologies / Goto, Y., et al. Read More >>
Diffusive convection under rapidly varying conditions. 2018 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Umlauf, L., et al. Read More >>
Under-ice eddy covariance flux measurements of heat, salt, momentum, and dissolved oxygen in an artificial sea ice pool. 2015 / Cold Regions Science and Technology / Else, B. G. T., et al. Read More >>
Biases in Thorpe-Scale Estimates of Turbulence Dissipation. Part I: Assessments from Large-Scale Overturns in Oceanographic Data. 2015 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Mater, Benjamin D., et al. Read More >>
An assessment of density-based finescale methods for estimating diapycnal diffusivity in the southern Ocean. 2013 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology / Frants, M., et al. Read More >>
Diapycnal mixing in the antarctic circumpolar current. 2011 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Ledwell, J. R., et al. Read More >>
AUV observations of mixing in the tidal outflow from a Scottish sea loch. 2010 / Geophysical Research Abstracts / Boyd, T., et al. Read More >>
Turbulent supply of nutrients to phytoplankton at the New England shelf break front. 2009 / Journal of Geophysical Research / Hales, B., et al. Read More >>
On Measuring the Terms of the Turbulent Kinetic Energy Budget from an AUV. 2006 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technologies / Goodman, L., et al. Read More >>
Modeling the Spatial Response of the Airfoil Shear Probe Using Different Sized Probes. 2004 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technologies / Macoun, P., et al. Read More >>
A New Free-Fall Profiler for Measuring Biophysical Microstructure. 2002 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technologies / Wolk, F., et al. Read More >>
Ocean velocity microstructure measurements in the 20th century. 2002 / Journal of Oceanography / Lu, Y., et al. Read More >>
Turbulence Characteristics in a Tidal Channel. 2000 / Journal of Physical Oceanography / Lu, Y., et al. Read More >>
Dissipation Measurement with a Moored Instrument in a Swift Tidal Channel. 1999 / Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technologies / Lueck, R., et al. Read More >>