MicroRider Publications

“Evolution of Oceanic Near-Surface Stratification in Response to an Autumn Storm”, Natasha S. Lucas, Alan L. M. Grant, Tom P. Rippeth, Jeff A. Polton,
Matthew R. Palmer, Liam Brannigan, and Stephen E. Belcher, Journal of Physical Oceanography. 6 November 2019 DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-19-0007.1 Read More>>

“Wind-Wave Effects on Estuarine Turbulence: A Comparison of Observations and Second-Moment Closure Predictions”, Alexander W. Fisher. Journal of Physical Oceanography. 16 April 2018 DIO: 10.1029/2018GL078543. Read More>>

“Turbulent Mixing in a Far‐Field Plume During the Transition to Upwelling Conditions: Microstructure Observations From an AUV.” Alexander W. Fisher  Nicholas J. Nidzieko  Malcolm E. Scully  Robert J. Chant Elias J. Hunter  Piero L. F. Mazzini. Geophysical Research Letters. 04 September 2018 DOI: 10.1029/2018GL078543. Read More>>

Scheifele, B., Waterman, S., Merckelbach, L., & Carpenter, J. R. (2018). “Measuring the dissipation rate of turbulent kinetic energy in strongly stratified, low‐energy environments: A case study from the Arctic Ocean”. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123.  Read More >>

“Turbulence and Mixing in a Shallow Shelf Sea From Underwater Gliders”, Larissa K. P. Schultze, Lucas M. Merckelbach, Jeffry R. Carpenter., 23 November 2017. DOI: 10.1002/2017JC012872. Read More>>

“Thermohaline staircases in the Amundsen Basin: Possible disruption by shear and mixing” John D. Guthrie, Ilker Fer and James H. Morison Accepted manuscript online: 25 AUG 2017 01:31PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/2017JC012993. Read More >>

“Deep-water dynamics and mixing processes during a major inflow event in the central Baltic Sea”, Peter L. Holtermann, Ralf Prien, Michael Naumann, Volker Mohrholz and Lars Umlauf, J. Geophys. Res., Vol 122 (8), pp. 6648-6667, 24 AUG 2017,  DOI: 10.1002/2017JC013050. Read More >>

“Ocean mixing beneath Pine Island Glacier ice shelf, West Antarctica” Satoshi Kimura, Adrian Jenkins, Pierre Dutrieux, Alexander Forryan, Alberto C. Naveira Garabato and Yvonne Firing 2016, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, Vol 121, pages 8496–8510, DOI: 10.1002/2016JC012149. Read More >>

“Rates of Dissipation of Turbulent Kinetic Energy in a High Reynolds Number Tidal Channel” Justine M. McMillan, Alex E. Hay, Rolf G. Lueck, and Fabian Wolk. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 2016 33:4, 817-837. Read More >>

“Turbulence and finestructure in a deep ocean channel with sill overflow on the mid-Atlantic ridge” S. Tippenhauer, M. Dengler, T. Fischer, T. Kanzow, 2015, Deep Sea Res. I, Vol. 99, pp 10-22. Read More >>

“Integration of a RSI microstructure sensing package into a Seaglider”,
Elizabeth Creed; William Ross; Rolf Lueck; Peter Stern; William Douglas; Fabian Wolk; Rob Hall
OCEANS’15 MTS/IEEE Washington, 2015.

Nagai, T., R Inoue, A. Tandon, H. Yamazaki (2015): Evidence of enhanced double-diffusive convection below the main stream of the Kuroshio Extension. Vol 120 Issue 12, p. 8402-8421 Read More >>

Peterson, A.K. and Ilker Fer, 2014: Dissipation measurements using temperature microstructure from an underwater glider, Methods in Oceanography 10, 44–69. Read More >>

Palmer, M.R., G.R. Stephenson, M.E. Inall, C. Balfour, A. Düsterhus, J.A.M. Green (2014): Turbulence and mixing by internal waves in the Celtic Sea determined from ocean glider microstructure measurements. J. Mar. Sys., Vol 144 p 57-69.  Read More >>

Fer, I. and M. Bakhoday Paskyabi, 2014: Autonomous Ocean Turbulence Measurements Using Shear Probes on a Moored Instrument, J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech., 31, 474-490.  Read More >>

Fer, I., A. K. Peterson, and J. E. Ullgren (2014). Microstructure measurements from an underwater glider in the turbulent Faroe Bank Channel overflow. J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech., Vol 31 1128-1150.  Read More>>

Dengler, M. (2014). Diapycnal heat fluxes in tropical upwelling regions. Presentation, IOW Seminar, Warnemünde, 14 January 2014. Download

Dengler, M., P. Brandt, M. J. McPhaden, S. Thomsen, G. Krahmann, T. Fischer, P. Freitag, and R. Hummels (2012). Upper ocean mixing processes and their impact on the mixed layer heat balance during the onset of the Atlantic Cold Tongue, in Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-13724, EGU General Assembly 2012. Download

Johnston, T. M. S., D. L. Rudnick, G. S. Carter, R. E. Todd, and S. T. Cole (2011), Internal tidal beams and mixing near Monterey Bay, J. Geophys. Res., 116, C03017. Read More >>

Wolk, F.; Lueck, R.G.; St. Laurent, L.; , “Turbulence measurements from a glider,” OCEANS 2009, MTS/IEEE Biloxi – Marine Technology for Our Future: Global and Local Challenges , vol., no., pp.1-6, 26-29 Oct. 2009. Read More>>

Simpson, J.H., J.M. Green, T.P. Rippeth, T.R. Osborn and W.A.M Nimmo-Smith (2009), The structure of dissipation in the western Irish Sea front. J. Mar. Sys, 77(4), 428 – 440.  Read More >>

Goodman, L. and Z. Wang (2009): Turbulence Observations in the Northern Bight of Monterey Bay from a small AUV. J. Mar. Sys, 77(4), 441 – 458.  Read More>>

Muench, R. L. Padman, A. Gordon, and A. Orsi (2009), A dense water outflow from the Ross Sea, Antarctica: Mixing and the contribution of tides, J. Marine Systems, 77, 369-387.  Download

Wolk, F., R.G. Lueck, and L. St. Laurent (2009): Turbulence Measurements from a Glider. 13th Workshop on Physical Processes in Natural Waters, Proceedings. Palermo, Italy, 1-4 September 2009.  Download

Goodman, L., Levine, R., and Lueck, R. G. (2006). On Measuring the Terms of the Turbulent Kinetic Energy Budget from an AUV. American Meteorological Society, 23, 977-990.  Download

MacDonald D. G., L. Goodman, & R. D. Hetland (2007), Turbulent dissipation in a near-field river plume: A comparison of control volume and microstructure observations with a numerical model. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, C07026, doi:10.1029/2006JC004075.