Recent Publications

Spingys, Carl P., et al.Mixing and transformation in a deep western boundary current: a case study”. Journal of Physical Oceanography 51 (2021). Web. Publisher's Version
Legg, Sonya. “Mixing by Oceanic Lee Waves”. Annual Reviews of Fluid Mechanics 53 (2021). Web. Publisher's Version
Adcroft, Alistair, et al.The GFDL Global Ocean and Sea Ice Model OM4.0: Model Description and Simulation Features”. Journal of Advances in Modeling the Earth System 11 (2019). Web. Publisher's Version
Garabato, Alberto Naveira, et al.Rapid mixing and exchange of deep-ocean waters in an abyssal boundary current”. Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences 116 (2019). Print.
Fox-Kemper Baylor, Adcroft Alistair, Böning Claus W. Chassignet Eric P. Curchitser Enrique Danabasoglu Gokhan Eden Carsten. “Challenges and Prospects in Ocean Circulation Models”. Frontiers in Marine Science 6 (2019): , 6, 65. Print.
Yankovsky, E., and S. Legg. “Symmetric and Baroclinic Instability in Dense Shelf Overflows.”. Journal of Physical Oceanography 49 (2019): , 49, 39-61. Print.
Wang, He, Sonya Legg, and Robert Hallberg. “The Effect of Arctic Freshwater Pathways on North Atlantic Convection and the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation”. Journal of Climate 31 (2018): , 31, 5165–5188. Print.
Mouw, Colleen, et al.Meeting Mentoring Needs in Physical Oceanography: An Evaluation of the Impact of MPOWIR”. Oceanography 31 (2018): , 31, 171-179. Print.
Ummenhofer, Caroline C., Aneesh Subramanian, and Sonya Legg. “Maintaining Momentum in Climate Model Development”. Eos 98 (2017). Print.
Nazarian, Robert H., and Sonya Legg. “Internal wave scattering in continental slope canyons, Part 2: A comparison of ray tracing and numerical simulations”. Ocean Modelling 118 (2017): , 118, 16-30. Print.
Nazarian, Robert H., and Sonya Legg. “Internal wave scattering in continental slope canyons, part 1: Theory and development of a ray tracing algorithm”. Ocean Modelling 118 (2017): , 118, 1-15. Print.
Yi, Young R., Sonya Legg, and Robert H. Nazarian. “The Impact of Topographic Steepness on Tidal Dissipation at Bumpy Topography”. Fluids 2 (2017): , 2, 55. Print.
MacKinnon, Jennifer A., and et al. “ Climate Process Team on Internal Wave–Driven Ocean Mixing”. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. 98 (2017): , 98, 2429-2454. Print.