Publications


Tarry, D. R., Ruiz, S., Johnston, T. M. S., Poulain, P., Özgökmen, T., Centurioni, L. R., Berta, M., Esposito, G., Farrar, J. T., Mahadevan, A., & Pascual, A. (2022). Drifter Observations Reveal Intense Vertical Velocity in a Surface Ocean Front. Geophysical Research Letters, 49(18). https://doi.org/10.1029/2022GL098969
Essink, S., Hormann, V., Centurioni, L. R., & Mahadevan, A. (2022). On Characterizing Ocean Kinematics from Surface Drifters. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 39(8), 1183–1198. https://doi.org/10.1175/jtech-d-21-0068.1
Poulain, P. M., Centurioni, L., & Ozgokmen, T. (2022). Comparing the currents measured by CARTHE, CODE and SVP drifters as a function of wind and wave conditions in the southwestern Mediterranean Sea. Sensors, 22(1), 18. https://doi.org/10.3390/s22010353
Cutolo, E., Pascual, A., Ruiz, S., Shaun Johnston, T. M., Freilich, M., Mahadevan, A., Shcherbina, A., Poulain, P., Ozgokmen, T., Centurioni, L. R., Rudnick, D. L., & D’Asaro, E. (2022). Diagnosing Frontal Dynamics From Observations Using a Variational Approach. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 127(11). https://doi.org/10.1029/2021JC018336
Klenz, T., Simmons, H. L., Centurioni, L., Lilly, J. M., Early, J. J., & Hormann, V. (2022). Estimates of Near-Inertial Wind Power Input Using Novel In Situ Wind Measurements from Minimet Surface Drifters in the Iceland Basin. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 52(10), 2417–2430. https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-21-0283.1
Huntley, H. S., Berta, M., Esposito, G., Griffa, A., Mourre, B., & Centurioni, L. (2022). Conditions for Reliable Divergence Estimates from Drifter Triplets. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 39(10), 1499–1523. https://doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-21-0161.1
Zeiden, K. L., Rudnick, D. L., MacKinnon, J. A., Hormann, V., & Centurioni, L. (2022). Vorticity in the Wake of Palau from Lagrangian Surface Drifters. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 52(9), 2237–2255. https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-21-0252.1
Maximenko, N., Palacz, A. P., Biermann, L., Carlton, J., Centurioni, L., Crowley, M., Hafner, J., Haram, L., Helm, R. R., Hormann, V., Murray, C., Ruiz, G., Shcherbina, A., Stopa, J., Streett, D., Tanhua, T., Wright, C., & Zabin, C. (2021). An integrated observing system for monitoring marine debris and biodiversity. Oceanography, 34(4), 52–60. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2021.supplement.02-22
Haram, L. E., Carlton, J. T., Centurioni, L., Crowley, M., Hafner, J., Maximenko, N., Murray, C. C., Shcherbina, A. Y., Hormann, V., Wright, C., & Ruiz, G. M. (2021). Emergence of a neopelagic community through the establishment of coastal species on the high seas. Nature Communications, 12(1), 5. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-27188-6
Phillips, H. E., Tandon, A., Furue, R., Hood, R., Ummenhofer, C. C., Benthuysen, J. A., Menezes, V., Hu, S. J., Webber, B., Sanchez-Franks, A., Cherian, D., Shroyer, E., Feng, M., Wijesekera, H., Chatterjee, A., Yu, L. S., Hermes, J., Murtugudde, R., Tozuka, T., … Wiggert, J. (2021). Progress in understanding of Indian Ocean circulation, variability, air-sea exchange, and impacts on biogeochemistry. Ocean Science, 17(6), 1677–1751. https://doi.org/10.5194/os-17-1677-2021
Shroyer, E., Tandon, A., Sengupta, D., Fernando, H. J. S., Lucas, A. J., Farrar, J. T., Chattopadhyay, R., de Szoeke, S., Flatau, M., Rydbeck, A., Wijesekera, H., McPhaden, M., Seo, H., Subramanian, A., Venkatesan, R., Joseph, J., Ramsundaram, S., Gordon, A. L., Bohman, S. M., … Subrahmanyam, B. (2021). Bay of Bengal intraseasonal oscillations and the 2018 monsoon onset. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(10), E1936–E1951. https://doi.org/10.1175/bams-d-20-0113.1
Hsu, P. C., Centurioni, L., Shao, H. J., Zheng, Q. A., Lu, C. Y., Hsu, T. W., & Tseng, R. S. (2021). Surface current variations and oceanic fronts in the southern East China Sea: Drifter experiments, coastal radar applications, and satellite observations. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 126(10), 22. https://doi.org/10.1029/2021jc017373
Poulain, P. M., Centurioni, L., Ozgokmen, T., Tarry, D., Pascual, A., Ruiz, S., Mauri, E., Menna, M., & Notarstefano, G. (2021). On the structure and kinematics of an Algerian eddy in the southwestern Mediterranean Sea. Remote Sensing, 13(15), 25. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs13153039
Esposito, G., Berta, M., Centurioni, L., Johnston, T. M. S., Lodise, J., Ozgokmen, T., Poulain, P.-M., & Griffa, A. (2021). Submesoscale vorticity and divergence in the Alboran Sea: Scale and depth dependence. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.678304
Tarry, D. R., Essink, S., Pascual, A., Ruiz, S., Poulain, P. M., Ozgokmen, T., Centurioni, L. R., Farrar, J. T., Shcherbina, A., Mahadevan, A., & D’Asaro, E. (2021). Frontal convergence and vertical velocity measured by drifters in the Alboran Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 126(4). https://doi.org/10.1029/2020jc016614
Thomas, L. N., Rainville, L., Asselin, O., Young, W. R., Girton, J., Whalen, C. B., Centurioni, L., & Hormann, V. (2020). Direct observations of near-inertial wave zeta-refraction in a dipole vortex. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(21). https://doi.org/10.1029/2020gl090375
Contestabile, P., Conversano, F., Centurioni, L., Golia, U. M., Musco, L., Danovaro, R., & Vicinanza, D. (2020). Multi-Collocation-Based Estimation of Wave Climate in a Non-Tidal Bay: The Case Study of Bagnoli-Coroglio Bay (Tyrrhenian Sea). Water, 12(7). https://doi.org/10.3390/w12071936
Ralph, F. M., Cannon, F., Tallapragada, V., Davis, C. A., Doyle, J. D., Pappenberger, F., Subramanian, A., Wilson, A. M., Lavers, D. A., Reynolds, C. A., Haase, J. S., Centurioni, L., Ingleby, B., Rutz, J. J., Cordeira, J. M., Zheng, M., Hecht, C., Kawzenuk, B., & Delle Monache, L. (2020). West Coast forecast challenges and development of atmospheric river reconnaissance. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. https://doi.org/10.1175/bams-d-19-0183.1
Jinadasa, S. U. P., Pathirana, G., Ranasinghe, P. N., Centurioni, L., & Hormann, V. (2020). Monsoonal impact on circulation pathways in the Indian Ocean. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 39(3), 103–112. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13131-020-1557-5
Pirro, A., Fernando, H. J. S., Wijesekera, H. W., Jensen, T. G., Centurioni, L. R., & Jinadasa, S. U. P. (2020). Eddies and currents in the Bay of Bengal during summer monsoons. Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2019.104728
Andres, M., Siegelman, M., Hormann, V., Musgrave, R. C., Merrifield, S. T., Rudnick, D. L., Merrifield, M. A., Alford, M. H., Voet, G., Wijesekera, H. W., MacKinnon, J. A., Centurioni, L., Nash, J. D., & Terrill, E. J. (2019). Eddies, topography, and the abyssal flow by the Kyushu-Palau Ridge near Velasco Reef. Oceanography, 32(4), 46–55. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2019.410
Johnston, T. M. S., Schonau, M. C., Paluszkiewicz, T., MacKinnon, J. A., Arbic, B. K., Colin, P. L., Alford, M. H., Andres, M., Centurioni, L., Graber, H. C., Helfrich, K. R., Hormann, V., Lermusiaux, P. F. J., Musgrave, R. C., Powell, B. S., Qiu, B., Rudnick, D. L., Simmons, H. L., St Laurent, L., … Zeiden, K. L. (2019). Flow Encountering Abrupt Topography (Fleat): A multiscale observational and modeling program to understand how topography affects flows in the western North Pacific. Oceanography, 32(4), 10–21. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2019.407
Hormann, V., Centurioni, L. R., & Gordon, A. L. (2019). Freshwater export pathways from the Bay of Bengal. Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 168. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2019.104645
Essink, S., Hormann, V., Centurioni, L. R., & Mahadevan, A. (2019). Can we detect submesoscale motions in drifter pair dispersion? Journal of Physical Oceanography, 49(9), 2237–2254. https://doi.org/10.1175/jpo-d-18-0181.1
Centurioni, L. R., Turton, J., Lumpkin, R., Braasch, L., Brassington, G., Chao, Y., Charpentier, E., Chen, Z. H., Corlett, G., Dohan, K., Donlon, C., Gallage, C., Hormann, V., Ignatov, A., Ingleby, B., Jensen, R., Kelly-Gerreyn, B. A., Koszalka, I. M., Lin, X. P., … Zhang, D. X. (2019). Global in situ observations of essential climate and ocean variables at the air-sea interface. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00419
Subramanian, A. C., Balmaseda, M. A., Centurioni, L., Chattopadhyay, R., Cornuelle, B. D., DeMott, C., Flatau, M., Fujii, Y., Giglio, D., Gille, S. T., Hamill, T. M., Hendon, H., Hoteit, I., Kumar, A., Lee, J. H., Lucas, A. J., Mahadevan, A., Matsueda, M., Nam, S., … Zhang, C. D. (2019). Ocean observations to improve our understanding, modeling, and forecasting of subseasonal-to-seasonal variability. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00427
Todd, R. E., Chavez, F. P., Clayton, S., Cravatte, S., Goes, M., Greco, M., Ling, X. P., Sprintall, J., Zilberman, N. V., Archer, M., Aristegui, J., Balmaseda, M., Bane, J. M., Baringer, M. O., Barth, J. A., Beal, L. M., Brandt, P., Calil, P. H. R., Campos, E., … Zhang, L. L. (2019). Global perspectives on observing ocean boundary current systems. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00423
Maximenko, N., Corradi, P., Law, K. L., Van Sebille, E., Garaba, S. P., Lampitt, R. S., Galgani, F., Martinez-Vicente, V., Goddijn-Murphy, L., Veiga, J. M., Thompson, R. C., Maes, C., Moller, D., Loscher, C. R., Addamo, A. M., Lamson, M. R., Centurioni, L. R., Posth, N. R., Lumpkin, R., … Wilcox, C. (2019). Toward the integrated marine debris observing system. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00447
Domingues, R., Kuwano-Yoshida, A., Chardon-Maldonado, P., Todd, R. E., Halliwell, G., Kim, H. S., Lin, Sato, K., Narazaki, T., Shay, L. K., Miles, T., Glenn, S., Zhang, J. A., Jayne, S. R., Centurioni, L., Le Henaff, M., Foltz, G. R., Bringas, F., Ali, M. M., … Goni, G. (2019). Ocean observations in support of studies and forecasts of tropical and extratropical cyclones. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00446
Rainville, L., Centurioni, L. R., Asher, W. E., Clayson, C. A., Drushka, K., Edson, J. B., Hodges, B. A., Hermann, V., Farrar, J. T., Schanze, J. J., & Shcherbina, A. Y. (2019). Novel and flexible approach to access the open ocean uses of sailing research vessel Lady Amber during SPURS-2. Oceanography, 32(2), 116–121. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2019.219
Lee, D.-K., & Centurioni, L. (2018). Water following characteristics of Global Drifter Program drifters with and without subsurface float. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 137, 20–29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2018.05.003
Chao, Y., Farrara, J. D., Zhang, H. C., Armenta, K. J., Centurioni, L., Chavez, F., Girton, J. B., Rudnick, D., & Walter, R. K. (2018). Development, implementation, and validation of a California coastal ocean modeling, data assimilation, and forecasting system. Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 151, 49–63. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2017.04.013
Centurioni, L. R. (2018). Drifter Technology and Impacts for Sea Surface Temperature, Sea-Level Pressure, and Ocean Circulation Studies. In R. Venkatesan, A. Tandon, E. D’Asaro, & M. A. Atmanand (Eds.), Observing the Oceans in Real Time (pp. 37–57). Springer International Publishing.
Centurioni, L. R., Hormann, V., Talley, L. D., Arzeno, I., Beal, L., Caruso, M., Conry, P., Echols, R., Fernando, H. J. S., Giddings, S. N., Gordon, A., Graber, H., Harcourt, R. R., Jayne, S. R., Jensen, T. G., Lee, C. M., Lermusiaux, P. F. J., L’Hegaret, P., Lucas, A. J., … Wang, H. (2017). Northern Arabian Sea Circulation Autonomous Research (NASCar): A research initiative based on autonomous sensors. Oceanography, 30(2), 74–87. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2017.224
Goni, G. J., Todd, R. E., Jayne, S. R., Halliwell, G., Glenn, S., Dong, J., Curry, R., Domingues, R., Bringas, F., Centurioni, L., DiMarco, S. F., Miles, T., Morell, J., Pomales, L., Kim, H. S., Robbins, P. E., Gawarkiewicz, G. G., Wilkin, J., Heiderich, J., … Sanabia, E. R. (2017). Autonomous and Lagrangian Ocean Observations for Atlantic Tropical Cyclone Studies and Forecasts. Oceanography, 30(2), 92–103. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2017.227
Lindstrom, E. J., Shcherbina, A. Y., Rainville, L., Farrar, J. T., Centurioni, L. R., Dong, S. F., D’Asaro, E. A., Eriksen, C., Fratantoni, D. M., Hodges, B. A., Hormann, V., Kessler, W. S., Lee, C. M., Riser, S. C., St Laurent, L., & Volkov, D. L. (2017). Autonomous Multi-Platform Observations During the Salinity Processes in the Upper-ocean Regional Study. Oceanography, 30(2), 38–48. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2017.218
Centurioni, L., Hornayi, A., Cardinali, C., Charpentier, E., & Lumpkin, R. (2017). A global ocean observing system for measuring sea level atmospheric pressure: Effects and impacts on numerical weather prediction. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 98(2), 231–238. https://doi.org/10.1175/bams-d-15-00080.1
Horanyi, A., Cardinali, C., & Centurioni, L. (2017). The global numerical weather prediction impact of mean-sea-level pressure observations from drifting buoys. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 143(703), 974–985. https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.2981
Lumpkin, R., Ozgokmen, T., Centurioni, L., & Annual, R. (2017). Advances in the application of surface drifters. In Annual Review of Marine Sciences, Vol 9 (Vol. 9, pp. 59–81). Annual Reviews.
Hemantha W. Wijesekera, Emily Shroyer, Amit Tandon, M. Ravichandran, Debasis Sengupta, S. U. P. Jinadasa, Harindra J. S. Fernando, Neeraj Agrawal, K. Arulananthan, G. S. Bhat, Mark Baumgartner, Jared Buckley, Luca Centurioni, Patrick Conry, J. Thomas Farrar, Arnold L. Gordon, Verena Hormann, Ewa Jarosz, Tommy G. Jensen, … Caitlin B. Whalen. (2016). ASIRI: An Ocean–Atmosphere Initiative for Bay of Bengal. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97(10), 1859–1884. https://doi.org/10.1175/bams-d-14-00197.1
Lozovatsky, I., Wijesekera, H., Jarosz, E., Lilover, M. J., Pirro, A., Silver, Z., Centurioni, L., & Fernando, H. J. S. (2016). A snapshot of internal waves and hydrodynamic instabilities in the southern Bay of Bengal. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 121(8), 5898–5915. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016jc011697
Chang, Y. C., Tseng, R. S., Chu, P. C., Chen, J. M., & Centurioni, L. R. (2016). Observed strong currents under global tropical cyclones. Journal of Marine Systems, 159, 33–40. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2016.03.001
Hormann, V., Centurioni, L. R., Mahadevan, A., Essink, S., D’Asaro, E. A., & Kumar, B. P. (2016). Variability of near-surface circulation and sea surface salinity observed from lagrangian drifters in the northern Bay of Bengal during the waning 2015 southwest monsoon. Oceanography, 29(2), 124–133. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2016.45
Lee, C. M., Jinadasa, S. U. P., Anutaliya, A., Centurioni, L. R., Fernando, H. J. S., Hormann, V., Lankhorst, M., Rainville, L., Send, U., & Wijesekera, H. W. (2016). Collaborative observations of boundary currents, water mass variability, and monsoon response in the southern Bay of Bengal. Oceanography, 29(2), 102–111. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2016.43
Wijesekera, H. W., Teague, W. J., Jarosz, E., Wang, D. W., Jensen, T. G., Jinadasa, S. U. P., Fernando, H. J. S., Centurioni, L. R., Hallock, Z. R., Shroyer, E. L., & Moum, J. N. (2016). Observations of currents over the deep southern Bay of Bengal-with a little luck. Oceanography, 29(2), 112–123. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2016.44
Lumpkin, R., Centurioni, L., & Perez, R. C. (2016). Fulfilling observing system implementation requirements with the global drifter array. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 33(4), 685–695. https://doi.org/10.1175/jtech-d-15-0255.1
Menna, M., Faye, S., Poulain, P. M., Centurioni, L., Lazar, A., Gaye, A., Sow, B., & Dagorne, D. (2016). Upwelling features off the coast of north-western Africa in 2009-2013. Bollettino Di Geofisica Teorica Ed Applicata, 57(1), 71–86. https://doi.org/10.4430/bgta0164
Postacchini, M., Centurioni, L. R., Braasch, L., Brocchini, M., & Vicinanza, D. (2016). Lagrangian observations of waves and currents from the River Drifter. Ieee Journal of Oceanic Engineering, 41(1), 94–104. https://doi.org/10.1109/joe.2015.2418171
Andres, M., Jan, S., Sanford, T. B., Mensah, V., Centurioni, L. R., & Book, J. W. (2015). Mean structure and variability of the Kuroshio from Northeastern Taiwan to Southwestern Japan. Oceanography, 28(4), 84–95. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2015.84
Lien, R. C., Ma, B., Lee, C. M., Sanford, T. B., Mensah, V., Centurioni, L. R., Cornuelle, B. D., Gopalakrishnan, G., Gordon, A. L., Chang, M. H., Jayne, S. R., & Yang, Y. J. (2015). The Kuroshio and Luzon undercurrent east of Luzon Island. Oceanography, 28(4), 54–63. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2015.81