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---------------------------------- 2007 ---------------------------------------

(80),{64} PDF 
Oey, L.-Y., T. Ezer, C. Hu and F. Muller-Karger, Baroclinic tidal flows 
and inundation processes in Cook Inlet, Alaska: Numerical modeling and
satellite observations, Ocean Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s10236-007-0103-8, 
57, 205-221, 2007.

(79),{63} PDF 
Oey, L.-Y., T. Ezer, D.-P. Wang X.-Q. Yin and S.-J. Fan, Hurricane-induced 
motions and interaction with ocean currents, Cont. Shelf Res., 27, 1249-1263, 
doi:10.1016/j.csr.2007.01.008, 2007.

(78),{62}  PDF 
Heyman, W., B. Kjerfve and T. Ezer, Mesoamerican reef spawning aggregation
as sources: A review of the state of connectivity research and future priorities
for science and management, In: Caribbean Connectivity, 
Marine Sanctuary Conservation Ser. NOAA Publ., Submitted, 2007.


---------------------------------- 2006 ---------------------------------------

(77),{61} PDF
Ezer, T., Topographic influence on overflow dynamics: Idealized numerical
simulations and the Faroe Bank Channel overflow, J. Geophys. Res., 
111, C02002, doi:10.1029/2005JC003195, 2006. 

(76),{60} PDF 
Oey, L.-Y., T. Ezer, D.-P. Wang, S.-J. Fan and X.-Q. Yin, Loop Current warming 
by Hurricane Wilma, Geophys. Res. Let., 33, L08613, 10.1029/2006GL025873, 2006.

(75),{59} 
Chen, H.., F. Qiao, T. Ezer, Y. Yuan and F. Hua, Multi-core structure of the
Kuroshio in the East China Sea from long-term transect observations,
Ocean Dynamics, Submitted, 2006.

(74),{58} 
Qiao, F., Y. Yuan, T. Ezer, C. Xia, Y. Yang and J. Ma, A three-dimensional 
surface wave-ocean circulation coupled model: System description and initial 
testing, Ocean Modelling, Submitted, 2006.

(73),{57}
Legg et al. (CPT Group), Gravity current entrainment climate process team,
Variations, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 5-7, U.S. CLIVAR Publ., Washington, D.C., 2006.
 

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(72),{56} PDF
Oey, L.-Y., T. Ezer and H.-C. Lee, Loop Current, rings and related circulation 
in the Gulf of Mexico: A review of numerical models and future challenges, 
In: Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: Observations and Models, W. Sturges and 
A. Lugo-Fernandez (Eds.), Geophys. Monograph Ser., Vol. 161, pp. 31-56, 
AGU, Washington, DC, 2005. 

(71),{55} PDF
Oey, L.-Y., T. Ezer, G. Forristall, C. Cooper, S. DiMarco and S. Fan, An exercise
in forecasting Loop Current and eddy frontal positions in the Gulf of Mexico,
Geophys. Res. Let., 32, L12611, 2005GL023253, 2005. 

(70),{54} PDF 
Ezer, T., D. V. Thattai, B. Kjerfve and W. Heyman, On the variability of the flow 
along the Meso-American Barrier Reef System: A numerical model study of the 
influence of the Caribbean Current and eddies. Ocean Dynamics, 55, 458-475, 
doi: 10.1007/s10236-005-0033-2, 2005.

(69),{53} PDF
Kruger, D., T. Ezer, A. Pence and A. F. Blumberg, On the computational efficiency 
of ocean models: A high performance equation of state, submitted, 2005. 

(68),{52} PDF
Ezer, T., Entrainment, diapycnal mixing and transport in three-dimensional
bottom gravity current simulations using the Mellor-Yamada turbulence 
scheme, Ocean Modelling, 9(2), 151-168, 2005. 

(67) PDF
Ezer, T., Using high-resolution numerical models with idealized configurations
to compare mixing properties in the Denmark Strait and the Faroe Bank Channel
overflow regions, European Geosciences Union 2005, Geophys. Res. Abstracts, 
Vol. 7, 02897, 2005. 

(66) PDF
Ezer, T., D. V. Thattai and B. Kjerfve, Numerical studies of the interaction
between offshore currents and eddies in the west Caribbean Sea and transports
across the Meso-American Barrier Reef and Lagoon, European Geosciences Union 2005, 
Geophys. Res. Abstracts, Vol. 7, 02902, 2005. 



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(65),{51} PDF
Oey, L.-Y., T. Ezer and W. Sturges, Modeled and observed Empirical Orthogonal
Functions of currents in the Yucatan Channel, J. Geophys. Res., 109, C08011,
10.1029/2004JC002345, 2004. 

(64),{50} PDF
Dong, C., R. Houghton, H.-W. Ou, D. Chen and T. Ezer, Numerical study
of the diapycnal flow through a tidal front with passive tracers,
J. Geophys. Res, 109, C05029, 10.1029/2003JC001969, 2004. 

(63),{49} PDF
Ezer, T. and G. L. Mellor, A generalized coordinate ocean model and 
a comparison of the bottom boundary layer dynamics in terrain-following
and in z-level grids, Ocean Modelling, 6/3-4, 379-403, 2004.

(62),{48} PDF
Ezer, T., D. Thattai and B. Kjerfve, Simulations of the influence of the West 
Caribbean Sea Circulation and eddies on the Meso-American Barrier Reef System, 
XII International Biennial Conference on Physics of Estuaries and Coastal Seas,
PECS 2004, Merida, Mexico, October 18-22, Paper O-75, 1-5. 

(61),{47} PDF
Qiao, F., T. Ezer and Y. Yuan, The zonal distribution features of high 
frequency waves in the oceans derived from satellite altimeter data, 
Acta Oceanol. Sinica, 23(1), 91-96, 2004.

(60)
Oey, L.-Y. and T. Ezer, Validation of a Gulf of Mexico Loop Current forecast
model, DeepStar Report, AOS, Princeton University, 42pp.

(59) PDF
Thattai, D. V., T. Ezer, and B. Kjerfve, On the sensitivity of the West Caribbean 
Sea circulation to tides, wind and mesoscale ocean eddies: A three-dimensional 
ocean model study, University of South Carolina, 2004. 


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(58),{46} PDF
Ezer, T., H. Arango and A. Hermann (Eds.) 2003 Terrain-Following Ocean Models
Users Workshop, Seattle, WA, Aug. 4-6, AOS Program, Princeton University, 19pp, 2003.

(57),{45}  PDF
Ezer, T., L.-Y. Oey, H.-C. Lee, and W. Sturges, The variability of currents 
in the Yucatan Channel: Analysis of results from a numerical 0cean model, 
J. Geophys. Res., 108(C1), 3012, 10.1029/2002JC001509, 2003.

(56)   PDF
Sturges, W., E. Chassignet and T. Ezer, Strong mid-depth currents and 
a deep cyclonic gyre in the Gulf of Mexico. Gulf of Mexico OCS Study.
U.S. Dept. of Interior, Mineral Management Service, Rep. No. 2004-040, 70pp, 2003.

(55),{44} PDF
Wang, D.-P., L.-Y. Oey, T. Ezer, and P. Hamilton, Near-surface currents in 
DeSoto Canyon (1997-99): Comparison of current meters, satellite observation
and model simulation, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 33(1), 313-326, 2003.


---------------------------------- 2002 ---------------------------------------
(54),{43} PDF
Ezer, T., L.-Y. Oey. and H.-C. Lee, Simulation of velocities
in the Yucatan Channel, In: Proc., Oceans 2002, MTS/IEEE Publ., 
1467-1471, 2002.

(53),{42} PDF
Ezer, T., H. Arango and A. F. Shchepetkin, Developments in terrain-
following ocean models: Intercomparisons of numerical aspects,
Ocean Modelling, 4, 249-267, 2002.

(52),{41} PDF
Mellor, G. L., S. Hakkinen, T. Ezer and R. Patchen, A generalization of 
a sigma coordinate ocean model and an intercomparison of model vertical 
grids, In: Ocean Forecasting: Conceptual Basis and Applications, N. Pinardi
and J. D. Woods (Eds.), Springer, 55-72, 2002.


---------------------------------- 2001 ---------------------------------------
(51),{40} PDF
Ezer, T., On the response of the Atlantic Ocean to climatic changes
in high latitudes: Sensitivity studies with a sigma coordinate ocean
model, In: The Oceans and Rapid Climate Change: Past, Present and Future,
D. Seidov, B. J. Haupt and M. Maslin (Eds.), Geophys. Monograph Ser., 
126, 199-215, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, 2001.

(50),{39}
Ezer, T., Simulations of past and future climatic variability of the
Atlantic Ocean and the coastal zone, In: Climate Variations, the Oceans,
and Social Impacts, Amer. Met. Soc., Boston, MA, 82-86, 2001.

(49),{38} PDF
Arango, H. and T. Ezer (Eds.), Proceedings from the 2001 Terrain-Following
Ocean Models Workshop, Boulder, CO, Aug. 20-22, Princeton University, 17pp, 2001.

(48),{37} PDF
Ezer, T., Can long-term variability in the Gulf Stream transport be
inferred from sea level?, Geophys. Res. Let., 28(6), 1031-1034, 2001.


---------------------------------- 2000 ---------------------------------------
(47),{36}  PDF
Ezer,T., On the seasonal mixed-layer simulated by a basin-scale ocean 
model and the Mellor-Yamada turbelence scheme, J. Geophys. Res.,
105(C7),16,843-16,855, 2000.

(46),{35}  PDF
Ezer,T. and G. L. Mellor, Sensitivity studies with the North Atlantic 
sigma coordinate Princeton Ocean Model, In: Ocean Circulation Model 
Evaluation Experiments for the North Atlantic Basin, E. P. Chassignet 
and P. Malanotte-Rizzoli (Eds.), Dyn. Atmos. Ocean, 32, 185-208, 2000.

(45),{34} PDF
Chassignet, E. P., H. Arango, D. Dietrich, T. Ezer, D. B. Haidvogel, M. Ghil,
C. C. Ma, A. Mehra, A. M. Paiva and Z. Sirkes, DAMEE-NAB: The base experiments,
In: Ocean Circulation Model Evaluation Experiments for the North Atlantic 
Basin, E. P. Chassignet and P. Malanotte-Rizzoli (Eds.), Dyn. Atmos. Ocean, 
32, 155-184, 2000.


---------------------------------- 1999 ---------------------------------------
(44),{33} PDF
Ezer,T., Decadal variabilities of the upper layers of the subtropical 
North Atlantic: An ocean model study, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 29, No. 12,
3111-3124, 1999.

(43)
Ezer,T. and G. L. Mellor, Meso-scale variability in the North Atlantic 
ocean: Model simulations and assimilation of three years of Topex/Poseidon 
altimeter data, Princeton University Report, 1999.

(42)
Mellor, G. L. and T. Ezer, A methodology of assimilating sea surface height
data into ocean models, Princeton University Report, 1999.   

(41)  HTML
Xue, H. (Ed.), Proceedings from the Sigma Coordinate Users Meeting, 
Bar Harbor, ME, Sep. 20-22.


---------------------------------- 1998 ---------------------------------------
(40),{32}  PDF
Mellor, G. L., L. Y. Oey and T. Ezer, Sigma coordinate pressure gradient
errors and the seamount problem, J. Atmos. Oceanic. Technol., 15(5),
1122-1131, 1998.

(39) TXT
Mooers, C. N. K. (Ed.), Proceedings from the Princeton Ocean Model Users 
Meeting, RSMAS, Miami, FL, Feb. 17-19.


---------------------------------- 1997 ---------------------------------------
(38),{31} PDF
Ezer,T. and G. L. Mellor, Data assimilation experiments in the Gulf Stream
region: How useful are satellite-derived surface data for nowcasting the
subsurface fields?, J. Atmos. Ocean Tech., Special issue on Data Assimilation
and Model Evaluation Experiments, 14(6), 1379-1391, 1997.

(37),{30}
Hecht, A., T. Ezer, A. Huss and A. Shapira, Wind waves on the Dead Sea, 
In: The Dead Sea: The Lake and Its Setting, T. M. Niemi, Z. Ben-Avraham 
and J. R. Gat Eds., Oxford Monographs on Geology and Geophysics, No. 36, 
Oxford University Press, 114-121, 1997.

(36),{29} PDF
Ezer,T. and G. L. Mellor, Simulations of the Atlantic Ocean with a free
surface sigma coordinate ocean model. J. Geophys. Res., 102(C7),
15,647-15,657, 1997.

(35),{28}
Ezer, T., The east coast forecast system, In: Oil Spill Modeling: Status 
and Prospectus, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, MA, 67-84, 1997.


---------------------------------- 1996 ---------------------------------------
(34),{27}
Aikman, F., G. L. Mellor, T. Ezer, D. Shenin, P. Chen, L. Breaker, 
and D. B. Rao, Toward an operational nowcast/forecast system for the U.S.
east coast, In: Modern Approaches to Data Assimilation in Ocean Modeling,
P. Malanotte-Rizzoli Ed., Elsevier Oceanog. Ser., 61, 347-376, 1996.

(33),{26}
Ezer, T. and G. L. Mellor, Simulations of seasonal, interannual and
interdecadal Atlantic Ocean variabilities associated with variations in
observed surface temperature and winds, In: The Atlantic Climate Change
Program, NOAA, UCAR Publ., 41-43, 1996.

(32),{25} PDF
Ezer, T. (Ed.), Proceedings From The Princeton Ocean Model (POM) Users 
Meeting, Princeton, NJ, June 10-12, 1996, Program in Atmospheric
and Oceanic Sciences, Princeton University, 58pp, 1996.
 

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(31),{24}
Ezer, T. and G. L. Mellor, Studies of the Atlantic Ocean with a sigma
coordinate coastal ocean model, ACCP Notes, 2, 4-6, 1995.

(30),{23}
Ezer, T., G. L. Mellor and J. H. Jungclaus, Atlantic Ocean climate studies
with the Princeton Ocean Model, In: Proc. The Atlantic Climate Change
Program, NOAA, 111-114, 1995.

(29),{22} PDF
Ezer, T., G. L. Mellor, and R. J. Greatbatch, On the interpentadal variability
of the North Atlantic ocean: Model simulated changes in transport, meridional
heat flux and coastal sea level between 1955-1959 and 1970-1974, J. Geophys.
Res., 100(C6), 10,559-10,566, 1995.

(28),{21} PDF
Mellor, G. L. and T. Ezer, Sea level variations induced by heating and
cooling: An evaluation of the Boussinesq approximation in ocean models,
J. Geophys. Res., 100(C10), 20,565-20,577, 1995.


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(27),{20}
Ezer, T., G. L. Mellor, S. Hakkinen and C. Mauritzen, Simulations of the
Arctic and the North Atlantic oceans, In: Proc. The Atlantic Climate Change
Program, NOAA, 115-119, 1994.

(26),{19}  PDF
Mellor, G. L., T. Ezer and L. Y. Oey, The pressure gradient conundrum of
sigma coordinate ocean models, J. Atmos. Oceanic. Technol., Vol. 11,
No. 4, Part 2, 1126-1134, 1994.

(25),{18} PDF
Ezer, T. and G. L. Mellor, Continuous assimilation of Geosat altimeter data
into a three-dimensional primitive equation Gulf Stream model, J. Phys.
Oceanogr., 24, 832-847, 1994.

(24),{17} PDF
Ezer, T., On the interaction between the Gulf Stream and the New England
Seamount Chain, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 24, 191-204, 1994.

(23),{16}
Willems, R. C., S. M. Glenn, M. F. Crowley, P. Malanotte-Rizzoli, R. E.
Young, T. Ezer, G. L. Mellor, H. G. Arango, A. R. Robinson, and C.-C. Lai,
Experiment evaluates ocean models and data assimilation in the Gulf Stream,
EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 75(34), 385-394, 1994.

(22),{15} PDF
Ezer, T. and G. L. Mellor, Diagnostic and prognostic calculations of the
North Atlantic circulation and sea level using a sigma coordinate ocean model,
J. Geophys. Res., 99(C7), 14,159-14,171, 1994.


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(21),{14}
Ezer, T. and G. L. Mellor, Mesoscale variability inferred from altimetric
data assimilation using a primitive equation ocean model, In: Proc. Navy
Geosat Follow-on, APL, Johns Hopkins University,  Vol. 2, b.5, 1993.

(20),{13} PDF
Ezer, T., G. L. Mellor, D. S. Ko and Z. Sirkes, A comparison of Gulf Stream sea
surface height fields derived from Geosat altimeter data and those derived from
sea surface temperature data., J. Atmos. Oceanic. Technol., 10, 76-87, 1993.


---------------------------------- 1992 ---------------------------------------
(19),{12}  TXT
Ezer, T., D. S. Ko and G. L. Mellor, Modeling and forecasting the Gulf Stream,
In: Oceanic and Atmospheric Nowcasting and Forecasting, edited by D. L. Durham 
and J. K. Lewis, Mar. Tech. Soc. Journal, 26(2), 5-14, 1992.

(18),{11}  PDF
Ezer, T. and G. L. Mellor, A numerical study of the variability and the
separation of the Gulf Stream, induced by surface atmospheric forcing and
lateral boundary flows, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 22, 660-682, 1992.

(17),{10}
Oey, L.-Y., T. Ezer, G. L. Mellor and P. Chen, A model study of "bump" induced
western boundary current variabilities, J. Mar. Sys., 3, 321-342, 1992.


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(16),{9}  PDF
Mellor, G. L. and T. Ezer, A Gulf Stream model and an altimetry assimilation
scheme, J. Geophys. Res, 96, 8779-8795, 1991.

(15),{8}
Ezer, T., G. L. Mellor and D. S. Ko, Nowcasting the Gulf Stream structure with
a primitive equation model and assimilation of SST and altimetry data. 
In: Proc. MTS-91, Mar. Tech. Soc., 236-241, 1991.

(14),{7}
Ezer, T. and G. L. Weatherly, Small-scale spatial structure and long-term
variability of near bottom layers in the HEBBLE area, In: Deep Ocean
Sediment Transport, A. R. M. Nowell Ed., Mar. Geol., 99, 319-328, 1991.


---------------------------------- 1990 ---------------------------------------
(13),{6}
Ezer, T., Altimetric data assimilation using the Princeton/Dynalysis model,
In: Proc. Coastal Ocean Circulation Models Workshop, NOAA/COAP and FNOC,
60-69, 1990.

(12),{5}  PDF
Ezer, T. and G. L. Weatherly, A numerical study of the interaction between
a deep cold jet and the bottom boundary layer of the ocean, J. Phys. Oceanogr.,
20, 801-816, 1990.


---------------------------------- 1989 ---------------------------------------
(11),{4}
Ezer, T., A study of the benthic boundary layer associated with the Cold
Filament of the western North Atlantic, Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State 
University, 98 pp., 1989.

(10),{3}
Ezer, T. and G. L. Weatherly, On eddy diffusion profiles in oceanic bottom
boundary layers associated with cold eddies and filaments, Bound. Layers
Met., 48, 83-97, 1989.


-------------------------------- 1982-1986 -------------------------------------
(9)
Harkema, R., T. Ezer and G. L. Weatherly, A compilation of moored current
meter data at the HEBBLE site, July 1982 - September 1983, Dept. of
Oceanography, Florida State University, CMF-86-01, 92 pp., 1986.

(8),{2}
Huss, A., T. Ezer and A. Hecht, How sluggish are the waters of the Dead Sea?,
Israel J. of Earth Sci., 35, 207-209, 1986.

(7)
Ezer, T., A. Hecht and A. Huss, Wind Induced circulation in the Dead Sea,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 36 pp., 1985.

(6),[1}
Ezer, T., Simulation of drift currents in the Dead Sea, M.Sc. Thesis,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 105 pp., 1984.

(5)
Hecht, A. and T. Ezer, Currents and waves in the Dead Sea - continuous
measurements and simulation - summary report, Israel Oceanographic and 
Limlonogical Res., H11/84, 21 pp., 1984.

(4)
Hecht, A. and T. Ezer, Currents, waves and winds in the Dead Sea,
Israel Oceanographic and Limlonogical Res., H6/84, 18 pp., 1984.

(3)
Hecht, A. and T. Ezer, Currents, waves, temperatures and meteorological 
parameters in the Dead Sea - continuous measurements and simulations,
Israel Oceanographic and Limlonogical Res., H1/84, 27 pp., 1984.

(2)
Hecht, A. and T. Ezer, Temperature and electrical conductivity of the Dead 
Sea water, August 1982 - April 1983, Israel Oceanographic and Limlonogical 
Res., H2/83, 12 pp., 1982.

(1)
Hecht, A. and T. Ezer, Measurements of currents and waves in the Dead Sea,
September 1981 - August 1982, Israel Oceanographic and Limlonogical Res., 
H7/82, 37 pp., 1982.



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Journals: 

 JGR(15), JPO(6), JTECH(5), OM(4), MTS(3), DAO(2), 
 OD(2), BLM, CSR, EOS, GRL(3), IJES, JMS, MG
 Book chapters: AGU(2), AMS, Elsevier, Oxford, Springer
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Co-Authors: 

 Aikman, Arango(5), Blumberg, Breaker, Chassignet(4), Chen(3), Cooper, Crowley, 
 Dietrich, DiMarco, Dong, Fan(2), Forristall, Gill, Glenn, Greatbatch, 
 Haidvogel, Hakkinen(2), Hamilton, Harkema, Hecht(8), Hermann, Heyman, 
 Houghton, Hu, Huss(3), Kjerfve(3), Ko(3), Kruger, Lai, Lee(3), Malanotte-Rizzoli, 
 Mauritzen, Mellor(26), Muller-Karger, Oey(13), Ou, Patchen, Pence, Qiao(3), 
 Rao, Robinson, Shapira, Shenin, Sirkes, Sturges(4), Thattai(3), 
 Weatherly(4), Wang(2), Willems, Young, Yuan
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Geographical Locations: 

 Atlantic Ocean, North Atlantic Ocean
 Caribbean Sea
 Cook Inlet, Alaska
 Dead-Sea 
 East China Sea
 Faroe Bank Channel
 Gulf of Mexico, Gulf Stream
 Kuroshio
 Meso-American Barrier Reef
 New-England Seamount Chain
 Yucatan Channel
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