List of peer reviewed publications using Argo data and having a contributing author based in France

Complete list of Argo publications available on the Argo web site.

2015 (as of 06/21):

1 - Houpert, L. and Testor, P. and Durrieu de Madron, X. and Somot, S. and D’Ortenzio, F. and Estournel, C. and Lavigne, H., 2015: Seasonal cycle of the mixed layer, the seasonal thermocline and the upper-ocean heat storage rate in the Mediterranean Sea derived from observations. Progress in Oceanography, 132 (0), 333--352, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2014.11.004.

2 - Mercier, Herlé and Lherminier, Pascale and Sarafanov, Artem and Gaillard, Fabienne and Daniault, Nathalie and Desbruyères, Damien and Falina, Anastasia and Ferron, Bruno and Gourcuff, Claire and Huck, Thierry and Thierry, Virginie, 2015: Variability of the meridional overturning circulation at the Greenland–Portugal OVIDE section from 1993 to 2010. Progress in Oceanography, 132 (0), 250--261, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2013.11.001.

3 - Barthélemy, Antoine and Fichefet, Thierry and Goosse, Hugues and Madec, Gurvan, 2015: Modeling the interplay between sea ice formation and the oceanic mixed layer: Limitations of simple brine rejection parameterizations. Ocean Modelling, 86 (0), 141--152, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2014.12.009.

4 - Ablain, M. and Cazenave, A. and Larnicol, G. and Balmaseda, M. and Cipollini, P. and Faug\`ere, Y. and Fernandes, M. J. and Henry, O. and Johannessen, J. A. and Knudsen, P. and Andersen, O. and Legeais, J. and Meyssignac, B. and Picot, N. and Roca, M. and Rudenko, S. and Scharffenberg, M. G. and Stammer, D. and Timms, G. and Benveniste, J., 2015: Improved sea level record over the satellite altimetry era (1993–2010) from the Climate Change Initiative project. Ocean Science, 11 (1), 67--82, doi: 10.5194/os-11-67-2015.

5 - Bashmachnikov, I. and Neves, F. and Nascimento, \^A. and Medeiros, J. and Ambar, I. and Dias, J. and Carton, X., 2015: Temperature–salinity distribution in the northeastern Atlantic from ship and Argo vertical casts. Ocean Science, 11 (2), 215--236, doi: 10.5194/os-11-215-2015.

6 - Bosse, Anthony and Testor, Pierre and Mortier, Laurent and Prieur, Louis and Taillandier, Vincent and d'Ortenzio, Fabrizio and Coppola, Laurent, 2015: Spreading of Levantine Intermediate Waters by submesoscale coherent vortices in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea as observed with gliders. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (3), 1599--1622, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010263.

7 - Chaitanya, AkurathiVenkataSai and Durand, Fabien and Mathew, Simi and Gopalakrishna, VissaVenkata and Papa, Fabrice and Lengaigne, Matthieu and Vialard, Jerome and Kranthikumar, Chanda and Venkatesan, R., 2015: Observed year-to-year sea surface salinity variability in the Bay of Bengal during the 2009–2014 period. , 65 (2), 173-186, doi: 10.1007/s10236-014-0802-x.

8 - Dieng, HabibB. and Palanisamy, Hindumathi and Cazenave, Anny and Meyssignac, Benoit and von Schuckmann, Karina, 2015: The Sea Level Budget Since 2003: Inference on the Deep Ocean Heat Content. , 36 (2), 209-229, doi: 10.1007/s10712-015-9314-6.

9 - Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Reverdin, Gilles and Boutin, Jacqueline and Hernandez, Olga, 2015: Observation of the surface horizontal thermohaline variability at mesoscale to submesoscale in the north-eastern subtropical Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (4), 2588--2600, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010455.

10 - Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Hernandez, Olga and Boutin, Jacqueline and Reverdin, Gilles, 2015: SMOS salinity in the subtropical North Atlantic salinity maximum: 2. Two-dimensional horizontal thermohaline variability. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (2), 972--987, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010103.

11 - Palanisamy, H. and Cazenave, A. and Delcroix, T. and Meyssignac, B., 2015: Spatial trend patterns in the Pacific Ocean sea level during the altimetry era: the contribution of thermocline depth change and internal climate variability. , 65 (3), 341-356, doi: 10.1007/s10236-014-0805-7.

12 - Pascual, Ananda and Ruiz, Simón and Buongiorno Nardelli, Bruno and Guinehut, Stéphanie and Iudicone, Daniele and Tintoré, Joaquín, 2015: Net primary production in the Gulf Stream sustained by quasi-geostrophic vertical exchanges. Geophysical Research Letters, 42 (2), 441--449, doi: 10.1002/2014GL062569.

13 - Sauzède, R. and Claustre, H. and Jamet, C. and Uitz, J. and Ras, J. and Mignot, A. and D'Ortenzio, F., 2015: Retrieving the vertical distribution of chlorophyll a concentration and phytoplankton community composition from in situ fluorescence profiles: A method based on a neural network with potential for global-scale applications. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120 (1), 451--470, doi: 10.1002/2014JC010355.

2014 (31 references):

  1. Akhil, V. P. and Durand, Fabien and Lengaigne, Matthieu and Vialard, Jérôme and Keerthi, M. G. and Gopalakrishna, V. V. and Deltel, Charles and Papa, Fabrice and de Boyer Montégut, Clément, 2014: A modeling study of the processes of surface salinity seasonal cycle in the Bay of Bengal. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3926-3947.
  2. Auger, P. A. and Ulses, C. and Estournel, C. and Stemmann, L. and Somot, S. and Diaz, F., 2014: Interannual control of plankton communities by deep winter mixing and prey/predator interactions in the NW Mediterranean: Results from a 30-year 3D modeling study. Progress in Oceanography124 (0), 12-27.
  3. Benetti, Marion and Reverdin, Gilles and Pierre, Catherine and Merlivat, Liliane and Risi, Camille and Steen-Larsen, Hans Christian and Vimeux, Françoise, 2014: Deuterium excess in marine water vapor: Dependency on relative humidity and surface wind speed during evaporation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 2013JD020535.
  4. Benshila, Rachid and Durand, Fabien and Masson, Sébastien and Bourdallé-Badie, Romain and de Boyer Montégut, Clement and Papa, Fabrice and Madec, Gurvan, 2014: The upper Bay of Bengal salinity structure in a high-resolution model. Ocean Modelling74 (0), 36-52.
  5. de Boyer Montégut, Clément and Durand, Fabien and Bourdallé-Badie, Romain and Blanke, Bruno, 2014: Role of fronts in the formation of Arabian Sea barrier layers during summer monsoon. Ocean Dynamics64 (6), 809-822.
  6. Brossier, Cindy Lebeaupin and Bastin, Sophie and Béranger, Karine and Drobinski, Philippe, 2014: Regional mesoscale air--sea coupling impacts and extreme meteorological events role on the Mediterranean Sea water budget. Climate Dynamics, 1-23.
  7. Cazenave, Anny and Dieng, Habib-Boubacar and Meyssignac, Benoit and von Schuckmann, Karina and Decharme, Bertrand and Berthier, Etienne, 2014: The rate of sea-level rise. Nature Clim. Change4 (5), 358-361.
  8. Delcroix, Thierry and Radenac, Marie-Hélène and Cravatte, Sophie and Alory, Gaël and Gourdeau, Lionel and Léger, Fabien and Singh, Awnesh and Varillon, David, 2014: Sea surface temperature and salinity seasonal changes in the western Solomon and Bismarck Seas. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (4), 2642-2657.
  9. Dencausse, Guillaume and Morrow, Rosemary and Rogé, Marine and Fleury, Sara, 2014: Lateral stirring of large-scale tracer fields by altimetry. Ocean Dynamics64 (1), 61-78.
  10. Dieng, Habib-Boubacar and Cazenave, A. and Meyssignac, B. and Henry, O. and von Schuckmann, K. and Palanisamy, H. and Lemoine, J.-M., 2014: Effect of La Nina on The Global Mean Sea Level And North Pacific Ocean Mass Over 2005-2011. Journal of Geodetic Science4 (1).
  11. Drobinski, P. and Ducrocq, V. and Alpert, P. and Anagnostou, E. and Béranger, K. and Borga, M. and Braud, I. and Chanzy, A. and Davolio, S. and Delrieu, G. and Estournel, C. and Boubrahmi, N. Filali and Font, J. and Grubišić, V. and Gualdi, S. and Homar, V. and Ivančan-Picek, B. and Kottmeier, C. and Kotroni, V. and Lagouvardos, K. and Lionello, P. and Llasat, M. C. and Ludwig, W. and Lutoff, C. and Mariotti, A. and Richard, E. and Romero, R. and Rotunno, R. and Roussot, O. and Ruin, I. and Somot, S. and Taupier-Letage, I. and Tintore, J. and Uijlenhoet, R. and Wernli, H., 2014: HyMeX: A 10-Year Multidisciplinary Program on the Mediterranean Water Cycle. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society95 (7), 1063-1082.
  12. Grenier, Mélanie and Jeandel, Catherine and Cravatte, Sophie, 2014: From the subtropics to the equator in the Southwest Pacific: Continental material fluxes quantified using neodymium data along modeled thermocline water pathways. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3948-3966.
  13. Gueye, Mbaye Babacar and Niang, Awa and Arnault, Sabine and Thiria, Sylvie and Crépon, Michel, 2014: Neural approach to inverting complex system: Application to ocean salinity profile estimation from surface parameters. Computers & Geosciences72 (0), 201-209.
  14. Hasson, Audrey and Delcroix, Thierry and Boutin, Jacqueline and Dussin, Raphael and Ballabrera-Poy, Joaquim, 2014: Analyzing the 2010--2011 La Niña signature in the tropical Pacific sea surface salinity using in situ data, SMOS observations, and a numerical simulation. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3855-3867.
  15. Illig, Serena and Dewitte, Boris and Goubanova, Katerina and Cambon, Gildas and Boucharel, Julien and Monetti, Florian and Romero, Carlos and Purca, Sara and Flores, Roberto, 2014: Forcing mechanisms of intraseasonal SST variability off central Peru in 2000--2008. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (6), 3548-3573.
  16. Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Marin, Frédéric and Bourlès, Bernard and Gouriou, Yves and Berger, Henrick, 2014: Seasonal variability of the equatorial undercurrent termination and associated salinity maximum in the Gulf of Guinea. Climate Dynamics, 1-22.
  17. Maes, Christophe and O'Kane, Terence J., 2014: Seasonal variations of the upper ocean salinity stratification in the Tropics. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (3), 1706-1722.
  18. Morrow, Rosemary and Kestenare, Elodie, 2014: Nineteen-year changes in surface salinity in the Southern Ocean south of Australia. Journal of Marine Systems129 (0), 472-483.
  19. Ollitrault, Michel and Colin de Verdière, Alain, 2014: The Ocean General Circulation near 1000-m Depth. Journal of Physical Oceanography44 (1), 384--409, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-030.1.
  20. Pous, Stéphane and Lazure, Pascal and André, Gaël and Dumas, Franck and Halo, Issufo and Penven, Pierrick, 2014: Circulation around La Réunion and Mauritius islands in the south-western Indian Ocean: A modeling perspective. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans119 (3), 1957-1976.
  21. Racapé, V. and Metzl, N. and Pierre, C. and Reverdin, G. and Quay, P. D. and Olafsdottir, S. R., 2014: The seasonal cycle of δ3CDIC in the North Atlantic subpolar gyre. Biogeosciences11 (6), 1683-1692.
  22. Resplandy, L. and Boutin, J. and Merlivat, L., 2014: Observed small spatial scale and seasonal variability of the CO2 system in the Southern Ocean. Biogeosciences11 (1), 75-90.
  23. Reul, Nicolas and Fournier, Severine and Boutin, Jaqueline and Hernandez, Olga and Maes, Christophe and Chapron, Bertrand and Alory, Gaël and Quilfen, Yves and Tenerelli, Joseph and Morisset, Simmon and Kerr, Yann and Mecklenburg, Susanne and Delwart, Steven, 2014: Sea Surface Salinity Observations from Space with the SMOS Satellite: A New Means to Monitor the Marine Branch of the Water Cycle. Surveys in Geophysics35 (3), 681-722.
  24. Reverdin, G. and Morisset, S. and Boutin, J. and Martin, N. and Sena-Martins, M. and Gaillard, F. and Blouch, P. and Rolland, J. and Font, J. and Salvador, J. and Fernández, P. and Stammer, D., 2014: Validation of Salinity Data from Surface Drifters. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology31 (4), 967-983.
  25. Rio, M. H. and Pascual, A. and Poulain, P. M. and Menna, M. and Barceló, B. and Tintoré, J., 2014: Computation of a new mean dynamic topography for the Mediterranean Sea from model outputs, altimeter measurements and oceanographic in situ data. Ocean Science10 (4), 731-744.
  26. Roullet, Guillaume and Capet, Xavier and Maze, Guillaume, 2014: Global interior eddy available potential energy diagnosed from Argo floats. Geophysical Research Letters, n/a--n/a, doi:10.1002/2013GL059004.
  27. von Schuckmann, K. and Sallée, J. B. and Chambers, D. and Le Traon, P. Y. and Cabanes, C. and Gaillard, F. and Speich, S. and Hamon, M., 2014: Consistency of the current global ocean observing systems from an Argo perspective. Ocean Science10 (3), 547-557.
  28. Souza, J. M. A. C. and Chapron, B. and Autret, E., 2014: The surface thermal signature and air--sea coupling over the Agulhas rings propagating in the South Atlantic Ocean interior. Ocean Science10 (4), 633-644.
  29. Talandier, C. and Deshayes, J. and Treguier, A. M. and Capet, X. and Benshila, R. and Debreu, L. and Dussin, R. and Molines, J. M. and Madec, G., 2014: Improvements of simulated Western North Atlantic current system and impacts on the AMOC. Ocean Modelling76 (0), 1-19.
  30. Tréguer, Paul and Goberville, Eric and Barrier, Nicolas and L'Helguen, Stéphane and Morin, Pascal and Bozec, Yann and Rimmelin-Maury, Peggy and Czamanski, Marie and Grossteffan, Emilie and Cariou, Thierry and Répécaud, Michel and Quéméner, Loic, 2014: Large and local-scale influences on physical and chemical characteristics of coastal waters of Western Europe during winter. Journal of Marine Systems139 (0), 79-90.
  31. Yin, Xiaobin and Boutin, Jacqueline and Martin, Nicolas and Spurgeon, Paul and Vergely, Jean-Luc and Gaillard, Fabienne, 2014: Errors in SMOS Sea Surface Salinity and their dependency on a priori wind speed. Remote Sensing of Environment146 (0), 159-171.

2013 (32 references):

  1. Bessières, L. and Rio, M. H. and Dufau, C. and Boone, C. and Pujol, M. I., 2013: Ocean state indicators from MyOcean altimeter products. Ocean Science9 (3), 545-560.
  2. Boutin, J. and Martin, N. and Reverdin, G. and Yin, X. and Gaillard, F., 2013: Sea surface freshening inferred from SMOS and ARGO salinity: impact of rain. Ocean Science9 (1), 183--192, doi: 10.5194/os-9-183-2013.
  3. Brankart, Jean-Michel, 2013: Impact of uncertainties in the horizontal density gradient upon low resolution global ocean modelling. Ocean Modelling66 (0), 64-76.
  4. Cabanes, C. and Grouazel, A. and von Schuckmann, K. and Hamon, M. and Turpin, V. and Coatanoan, C. and Paris, F. and Guinehut, S. and Boone, C. and Ferry, N. and de Boyer Mont\'egut, C. and Carval, T. and Reverdin, G. and Pouliquen, S. and Le Traon, P.-Y., 2013: The CORA dataset: validation and diagnostics of in-situ ocean temperature and salinity measurements. Ocean Science9 (1), 1--18, doi:10.5194/os-9-1-2013.
  5. Xavier Carton and Bernard Le Cann and Alain Serpette and Jesus Dubert, 2013: Interactions of surface and deep anticyclonic eddies in the Bay of Biscay. Journal of Marine Systems, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.09.014.
  6. Da-Allada, C. Y. and Alory, G. and du Penhoat, Y. and Kestenare, E. and Durand, F. and Hounkonnou, N. M., 2013: Seasonal mixed-layer salinity balance in the tropical Atlantic Ocean: Mean state and seasonal cycle. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (1), 332--345, doi: 10.1029/2012JC008357.
  7. De Souza,João Marcos Azevedo Correia and De Moraes Paiva,Afonso and Von Schuckmann,Karina, 2013: New estimates for the heat flux across the Polar Front: spatial and temporal variability in recent years. Antarctic Science25, 433--444, doi: 10.1017/S0954102012001113.
  8. Drévillon, Marie and Greiner, Eric and Paradis, Denis and Payan, Christophe and Lellouche, Jean-Michel and Reffray, Guillaume and Durand, Edmée and Law-Chune, Stéphane and Cailleau, Sylvain, 2013: A strategy for producing refined currents in the Equatorial Atlantic in the context of the search of the AF447 wreckage. Ocean Dynamics63 (1), 63-82.
  9. Durand, Fabien and Alory, Gaël and Dussin, Raphaël and Reul, Nicolas, 2013: SMOS reveals the signature of Indian Ocean Dipole events. Ocean Dynamics, 1-10.
  10. Fan, Xue and Send, Uwe and Testor, Pierre and Karstensen, Johannes and Lherminier, Pascale, 2013: Observations of Irminger Sea Anticyclonic Eddies. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (4), 805--823, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-11-0155.1.
  11. Hasson, Audrey and Delcroix, Thierry and Boutin, Jacqueline, 2013: Formation and variability of the South Pacific Sea Surface Salinity maximum in recent decades. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans,118 (10), 5109-5116.
  12. Hasson, Audrey and Delcroix, Thierry and Dussin, Raphaël, 2013: An assessment of the mixed layer salinity budget in the tropical Pacific Ocean. Observations and modelling (1990--2009). Ocean Dynamics,63 (2-3), 179-194, doi: 10.1007/s10236-013-0596-2.
  13. Jourdain, Nicolas C. and Lengaigne, Matthieu and Vialard, Jérome and Madec, Gurvan and Menkes, Christophe E. and Vincent, Emmanuel M. and Jullien, Swen and Barnier, Bernard, 2013: Observation-Based Estimates of Surface Cooling Inhibition by Heavy Rainfall under Tropical Cyclones. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (1), 205-221.
  14. Keerthi, M. G. and Lengaigne, M. and Vialard, J. and Boyer Montégut, C. and Muraleedharan, P. M., 2013: Interannual variability of the Tropical Indian Ocean mixed layer depth. Climate Dynamics40 (3-4), 743-759, doi: 10.1007/s00382-012-1295-2.
  15. Kolodziejczyk, Nicolas and Gaillard, Fabienne, 2013: Variability of the Heat and Salt Budget in the Subtropical Southeastern Pacific Mixed Layer between 2004 and 2010: Spice Injection Mechanism. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (9), 1880--1898, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-04.1.
  16. L'Hégaret, Pierre and Lacour, Léo and Carton, Xavier and Roullet, Guillaume and Baraille, Rémy and Corréard, Stéphanie, 2013: A seasonal dipolar eddy near Ras Al Hamra (Sea of Oman). Ocean Dynamics,63 (6), 633-659.
  17. Lavigne, Héloïse and D'Ortenzio, Fabrizio and Migon, Christophe and Claustre, Hervé and Testor, Pierre and d'Alcalà, Maurizio Ribera and Lavezza, Rosario and Houpert, Loïc and Prieur, Louis, 2013: Enhancing the comprehension of mixed layer depth control on the Mediterranean phytoplankton phenology. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (7), 3416--3430, doi: 10.1002/jgrc.20251.
  18. Le Traon, P. Y., 2013: From satellite altimetry to Argo and operational oceanography: three revolutions in oceanography. Ocean Science9 (5), 901--915, doi: 10.5194/os-9-901-2013.
  19. Lellouche, J.-M. and Le Galloudec, O. and Dr\'evillon, M. and R\'egnier, C. and Greiner, E. and Garric, G. and Ferry, N. and Desportes, C. and Testut, C.-E. and Bricaud, C. and Bourdall\'e-Badie, R. and Tranchant, B. and Benkiran, M. and Drillet, Y. and Daudin, A. and De Nicola, C., 2013: Evaluation of global monitoring and forecasting systems at Mercator Ocean. Ocean Science9 (1), 57--81, doi:10.5194/os-9-57-2013.
  20. Levy, M. and Bopp, L. and Karleskind, P. and Resplandy, L. and Ethe, C. and Pinsard, F., 2013: Physical pathways for carbon transfers between the surface mixed layer and the ocean interior. Global Biogeochemical Cycles27.
  21. Maes, Christophe and Dewitte, Boris and Sudre, Joël and Garçon, Véronique and Varillon, David, 2013: Small-scale features of temperature and salinity surface fields in the Coral Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (10), 5426-5438.
  22. Maraldi, C. and Chanut, J. and Levier, B. and Ayoub, N. and De Mey, P. and Reffray, G. and Lyard, F. and Cailleau, S. and Drévillon, M. and Fanjul, E. A. and Sotillo, M. G. and Marsaleix, P. and Team, The Mercator Research and Development, 2013: NEMO on the shelf: assessment of the Iberia–Biscay–Ireland configuration. Ocean Science9 (4), 745-771.
  23. Maze, Guillaume and Deshayes, Julie and Marshall, John and Tréguier, Anne-Marie and Chronis, Alexandre and Vollmer, Lukas, 2013: Surface vertical PV fluxes and subtropical mode water formation in an eddy-resolving numerical simulation. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography91 (0), 128-138.
  24. Ollitrault, Michel and Rannou, Jean-Philippe, 2013: ANDRO: An Argo-Based Deep Displacement Dataset. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology30 (4), 759--788, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00073.1.
  25. Piété, Helen and Marié, Louis and Marsset, Bruno and Thomas, Yannick and Gutscher, Marc-André, 2013: Seismic reflection imaging of shallow oceanographic structures. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans118 (5), 2329-2344.
  26. Ponte, Aurelien L. and Klein, Patrice and Capet, Xavier and Le Traon, Pierre-Yves and Chapron, Bertrand and Lherminier, Pascale, 2013: Diagnosing Surface Mixed Layer Dynamics from High-Resolution Satellite Observations: Numerical Insights. Journal of Physical Oceanography43 (7), 1345-1355.
  27. Radenac, Marie-Hélène and Messié, Monique and Léger, Fabien and Bosc, Christelle, 2013: A very oligotrophic zone observed from space in the equatorial Pacific warm pool. Remote Sensing of Environment,134 (0), 224-233.
  28. Reul, Nicolas and Fournier, Severine and Boutin, Jaqueline and Hernandez, Olga and Maes, Christophe and Chapron, Bertrand and Alory, Gaël and Quilfen, Yves and Tenerelli, Joseph and Morisset, Simmon and Kerr, Yann and Mecklenburg, Susanne and Delwart, Steven, 2013: Sea Surface Salinity Observations from Space with the SMOS Satellite: A New Means to Monitor the Marine Branch of the Water Cycle. Surveys in Geophysics, 1-42.
  29. Reverdin, G. and MARIE,Louis, L. and Lazure, P. and d'Ovidio, F. and Boutin, J. and Testor, P. and Martin, N. and Lourenco, A. and Gaillard, F. and Lavin, A. and Rodriguez, C. and Somavilla, R. and Mader, J. and Rubio, A. and Blouch, P. and Rolland, J. and Bozec, Y. and Charria, G. and Batifoulier, F. and Dumas, F. and Louazel, S. and Chanut, J., 2013: Freshwater from the Bay of Biscay shelves in 2009. Journal of Marine Systems109â€``110, Supplement (0), S134--S143, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.09.017.
  30. Séférian, Roland and Bopp, Laurent and Gehlen, Marion and Orr, JamesC and Ethé, Christian and Cadule, Patricia and Aumont, Olivier and Salas y Mélia, David and Voldoire, Aurore and Madec, Gurvan, 2013: Skill assessment of three earth system models with common marine biogeochemistry. Climate Dynamics40 (9-10), 2549-2573.
  31. Sudre, Joël and Maes, C. and Garcon, V., 2013: On the global estimates of geostrophic and Ekman surface currents. Limnology and Oceanography: Fluids & Environments3, 1-20.
  32. Vialard, J. and Drushka, K. and Bellenger, H. and Lengaigne, M. and Pous, S. and Duvel, J. P., 2013: Understanding Madden-Julian-Induced sea surface temperature variations in the North Western Australian Basin. Climate Dynamics41 (11-12), 3203-3218.

2012

Alory, G., C. Maes, T. Delcroix, N. Reul, and S. Illig, 2012: Seasonal dynamics of sea surface salinity off Panama: The far Eastern Pacific Fresh Pool. J. Geophys. Res., 117, C04028, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007802

Boutin, J., N. Martin, Y. Xiaobin, J. Font, N. Reul, and P. Spurgeon, 2012: First Assessment of SMOS Data Over Open Ocean: Part II-Sea Surface Salinity. Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 50, 1662-1675, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2012.2184546

Buongiorno Nardelli B., S. Guinehut, A. Pascual, Y. Drillet, S. Ruiz, and S. Mulet, 2012: Towards high resolution mapping of 3-D mesoscale dynamics from observations. Ocean Sci., 8, 885-901, doi:10.5194/os-8-885-2012.

Carton, X., P. L'Hegaret, and R. Baraille, 2012: Mesoscale variability of water masses in the Arabian Sea as revealed by ARGO floats. Ocean Science, 8, 227-248, http://www.ocean-sci.net/8/227/2012/

Cléroux, C., M. Debret, E. Cortijo, J.-C. Duplessy, F. Dewilde, J. Reijmer, and N. Massei, 2012: High-resolution sea surface reconstructions off Cape Hatteras over the last 10 ka. Paleoceanography, 27, PA1205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011PA002184

Cravatte Sophie, William Kessler and Frederic Marin, 2012 : Intermediate Zonal Jets in the Tropical Pacific Ocean Observed by Argo Floats, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 2012. doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-11-0206.1

Font, J., J. Boutin, N. Reul, P. Spurgeon, J. Ballabrera-Poy, A. Chuprin, C. Gabarró, J. Gourrion, S. Guimbard, C. Hénocq, S. Lavender, N. Martin, J. Martínez, M. McCulloch, I. Meirold-Mautner, C. Mugerin, F. Petitcolin, M. Portabella, R. Sabia, M. Talone, J. Tenerelli, A. Turiel, J.-L. Vergely, P. Waldteufel, X. Yin, S. Zine, and S. Delwart, 2012: SMOS first data analysis for sea surface salinity determination. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 1-17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2012.716541

Guinehut S., A.-L. Dhomps, G. Larnicol and P.-Y. Le Traon, 2012: High resolution 3D temperature and salinity fields derived from in situ and satellite observations. Ocean Sci., 8, 845-857, doi:10.5194/os-8-845-2012.

Hamon, M., G. Reverdin, and P. Y. Le Traon, 2012: Empirical Correction of XBT Data. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 29, 960-973, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-11-00129.1

Hasson, A., A. Koch-Larrouy, R. Morrow, M. Juza, and T. Penduff, 2012: The origin and fate of mode water in the Southern Pacific Ocean. Ocean Dynamics, 62:335–354, DOI 10.1007/s10236-011-0507-3.

Henry, O., P. Prandi, W. Llovel, A. Cazenave, S. Jevrejeva, D. Stammer, B. Meyssignac, and N. Koldunov, 2012: Tide gauge-based sea level variations since 1950 along the Norwegian and Russian coasts of the Arctic Ocean: Contribution of the steric and mass components. J. Geophys. Res., 117, C06023, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007706

Juza, M., T. Penduff, J. M. Brankart, and B. Barnier, 2012: Estimating the distortion of mixed layer property distributions induced by the Argo sampling. Journal of Operational Oceanography, 5, 45-58

Keerthi, M. G., M. Lengaigne, J. Vialard, C. de Boyer Montégut and P.M. Muraleedharan, 2012: Interannual variability of the Tropical Indian Ocean mixed layer depth, Clim. Dynamics, accepted. doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1295-2

Kolodziejczyk, N., and F. Gaillard, 2012, Observation of spiciness interannual variability in the Pacific pycnocline, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C12018, doi:10.1029/2012JC008365.

Lavigne H., F. D’Ortenzio, H. Claustre and A. Poteau, 2012: Towards a merged satellite and in situ fluorescence ocean chlorophyll product, accepted for publication in Biogeosciences.

Lefevre, N. and L. Merlivat, 2012: Carbon and oxygen net community production in the eastern tropical Atlantic estimated from a moored buoy. Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 26, GB1009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010GB004018

Ménesguen, C., B. L. Hua, X. Carton, F. Klingelhoefer, P. Schnürle, and C. Reichert, 2012: Arms winding around a meddy seen in seismic reflection data close to the Morocco coastline. Geophysical Research Letters, 39, L05604, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL050798

Messager, C. and V. Faure, 2012: Validation of remote sensing and weather model forecasts in the Agulhas ocean area to 57S by ship observations. South African Journal of Science, 108, http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/sajs.v108i3/4.735

Meyssignac, B. and A. Cazenave, 2012: Sea level: A review of present-day and recent-past changes and variability. Journal of Geodynamics, 58, 96-109, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264370712000464

Mignot, J., A. Lazar, and M. Lacarra, 2012: On the formation of barrier layers and associated vertical temperature inversions: A focus on the northwestern tropical Atlantic. J. Geophys. Res., 117, C02010, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007435

Mulet, S., M.-H. Rio, A. Mignot, S. Guinehut and R. Morrow, 2012: A new estimate of the global 3D geostrophic ocean circulation based on satellite data and in-situ measurements. Deep-Sea Res. II., 77-80, 70-81, doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2012.04.012.

Neetu, S., M. Lengaigne, E. M. Vincent, J. Vialard, G. Madec, G. Samson, M. R. Ramesh Kumar, and F. Durand, 2012: Influence of upper-ocean stratification on tropical cyclone-induced surface cooling in the Bay of Bengal. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 117, n/a-n/a, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012JC008433

Radenac M.H, F. Léger, A. Singh, and T. Delcroix, 2012. Sea surface chlorophyll signature in the tropical Pacific during Eastern and Central Pacific ENSO events, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C04007, doi:10.1029/2011JC007841.

Reverdin, G., S. Morisset, J. Boutin, and N. Martin, 2012: Rain-induced variability of near sea-surface T and S from drifter data. J. Geophys. Res., 117, C02032, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007549

Rimaud, J., S. Speich, B. Blanke, and N. Grima, 2012: The exchange of Intermediate Water in the southeast Atlantic: Water mass transformations diagnosed from the Lagrangian analysis of a regional ocean model. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 117, n/a-n/a, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012JC008059

Rusciano, E., S. Speich, and M. Ollitrault, 2012: Interocean exchanges and the spreading of Antarctic Intermediate Water south of Africa. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012JC008266

Scott, R., N. Ferry, M. Drévillon, C. Barron, N. Jourdain, J.-M. Lellouche, E. Metzger, M.-H. Rio, and O. Smedstad, 2012: Estimates of surface drifter trajectories in the equatorial Atlantic: a multi-model ensemble approach. Ocean Dynamics, 62, 1091-1109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10236-012-0548-2

Terray, L., L. Corre, S. Cravatte, T. Delcroix, G. Reverdin, and A. Ribes, 2012: Near-surface salinity as Nature’s rain gauge to detect human inflence on the tropical water cycle. J. Climate, 25-3, 958–977, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-10-05025.

Valladeau G., J.-F. Legeais, M. Ablain, S. Guinehut and N. Picot, 2012: Comparing Altimetry with Tide Gauges and Argo Profiling Floats for Data Quality Assessment and Mean Sea Level Studies. Marine Geodesy, Vol 35, DOI: 10.1080/01490419.2012.718226.

Vincent, E. M., M. Lengaigne, G. Madec, J. Vialard, G. Samson, N. C. Jourdain, C. E. Menkes, and S. Jullien, 2012: Processes setting the characteristics of sea surface cooling induced by tropical cyclones. J. Geophys. Res., 117, C02020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007396

Xing, X., Morel, A., Claustre, H., D'Ortenzio, F., and A. Poteau (2012). Combined processing and mutual interpretation of radiometry and fluorimetry from autonomous profiling Bio-Argo Floats. II The retrieval of CDOM absorption, Journal of Geophysical Research, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, C04022, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007632

Yin, X., J. Boutin, N. Martin, and P. Spurgeon, 2012: Optimization of L-Band Sea Surface Emissivity Models Deduced From SMOS Data. Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 50, 1414-1426, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2012.2184547

2011

Arhan, M., S. Speich, C. Messager, G. Dencausse, R. Fine, and M. Boye, 2011: Anticyclonic and cyclonic eddies of subtropical origin in the subantarctic zone south of Africa. J. Geophys. Res., 116, C11004, http ://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007140

Arnault, S., I. Pujol, and J. L. Melice, 2011: In Situ Validation of Jason-1 and Jason-2 Altimetry Missions in the Tropical Atlantic Ocean. Marine Geodesy, 34, 319-339, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01490419.2011.584833

Barbero, L., J. Boutin, L. Merlivat, N. Martin, T. Takahashi, S. C. Sutherland, and R. Wanninkhof, 2011 : Importance of water mass formation regions for the air-sea CO2 flux estimate in the Southern Ocean. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010GB003818

Barre, N., C. Provost, A. Renault, and N. Senneael, 2011: Fronts, meanders and eddies in Drake Passage during the ANT-XXIII/3 cruise in January-February 2006: A satellite perspective. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 58, 2533-2554, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0967064511000555

Chaigneau, A., M. Le Texier, G. Eldin, C. Grados, and O. Pizarro, 2011: Vertical structure of mesoscale eddies in the eastern South Pacific Ocean: A composite analysis from altimetry and Argo profiling floats. J. Geophys. Res., 116, C11025, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007134

Delcroix,T., G. Alory, S. Cravatte, T. Corrège, and M. McPhaden, 2011 : A gridded sea surface salinity data set for the tropical Pacific with sample applications (1950-2008). Deep Sea Res., 58, 38-48 doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2010.11.002.http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/B6VGB-51FNP8M-1/2/37683626f9d0e3671fa81b27a81f8ae3

Despres, A., G. Reverdin, and F. d'Ovidio, 2011: Summertime modification of surface fronts in the North Atlantic subpolar gyre. J. Geophys. Res., 116, C10003, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC006950

Dhomps, A. L., S. Guinehut, P. Y. Le Traon, and G. Larnicol, 2011 : A global comparison of Argo and satellite altimetry observations. Ocean Science, 7, 175-183, http://www.ocean-sci.net/7/175/2011/os-7-175-2011.pdf

Fauchereau, N., A. Tagliabue, L. Bopp, and P. M. S. Monteiro, 2011 : The response of phytoplankton biomass to transient mixing events in the Southern Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L17601, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL048498

Faure, V., M. Arhan, S. Speich, and S. Gladyshev, 2011 : Heat budget of the surface mixed layer south of Africa. Ocean Dynamics, 1-18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10236-011-0444-1

Ferron B, 2011 : A 4D-variational approach applied to an eddy-permitting North Atlantic configuration: Synthetic and real data assimilation of altimeter observations. Ocean Modelling 39 (2011) 370–385

Forget, G., G. Maze, M. Buckley, and J. Marshall, 2011 : Estimated Seasonal Cycle of North Atlantic Eighteen Degree Water Volume. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 41, 269-286, http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2010JPO4257.1

Gasparin, F., A. Ganachaud, and C. Maes, 2011 : A western boundary current east of New Caledonia: Observed characteristics. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 58, 956-969, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0967063711001014

Hansen, J., M. Sato, P. Kharecha, and K. von Schuckmann, 2011: Earth's energy imbalance and implications. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 11, 27031-27105, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/acpd-11-27031-2011

Juza, M., T. Penduff, and B. Barnier, 2011: How should the Argo array be extended to better monitor the Global Ocean heat content variability? Mercator Ocean Quaterly Newsletter, 41, April 2011. http://www.mercator-ocean.fr/documents/lettre/lettre_41_en.pdf

Lique, C., G. Garric, A.-M. Treguier, B. Barnier, N. Ferry, C.-E. Testut, and F. Girard-Ardhuin, 2011 : Evolution of the Arctic Ocean Salinity, 2007-08 : Contrast between the Canadian and the Eurasian Basins. Journal of Climate, 24, 1705-1717, http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2010JCLI3762.1

Llovel, W., M. Becker, A. Cazenave, S. Jevrejeva, R. Alkama, B. Decharme, H. Douville, M. Ablain, and B. Beckley, 2011 : Terrestrial waters and sea level variations on interannual time scale. Global and Planetary Change, 75, 76-82, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/B6VF0-51B1WPW-2/2/4af2890536a7bbb35e3730104b068275

Llovel, W., B. Meyssignac, and A. Cazenave, 2011 : Steric sea level variations over 2004-2010 as a function of region and depth: Inference on the mass component variability in the North Atlantic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L15608, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL047411

Marcos, M., F. M. Calafat, W. Llovel, D. Gomis, and B. Meyssignac, 2011 : Regional distribution of steric and mass contributions to sea level changes. Global and Planetary Change, 76, 206-218, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/B6VF0-523CDRR-2/2/52cad5e0552a45540e26aab0d906305e

Martinez, E., D. Antoine, F. d'Ortenzio, and C. de Boyer Montégut, 2011/ Phytoplankton spring and fall blooms in the North Atlantic in the 1980s and 2000s, J. Geophys. Res., 116, C11029, 11 pp. doi:10.1029/2010JC006836

Maze, G. and J. Marshall, 2011: Diagnosing the Observed Seasonal Cycle of Atlantic Subtropical Mode Water Using Potential Vorticity and Its Attendant Theorems. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 41, 1986-1999, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2011JPO4576.1

Nilsson, J., S. Dobricic, N. Pinardi, V. Taillandier, and P.-M. Poulain, 2011 : On the assessment of Argo float trajectory assimilation in the Mediterranean Forecasting System. Ocean Dynamics, 1-16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10236-011-0437-0

Rio, M. H., S. Guinehut, and G. Larnicol, 2011 : New CNES-CLS09 global mean dynamic topography computed from the combination of GRACE data, altimetry, and in situ measurements. J. Geophys. Res., 116, C07018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JC006505

Salisbury, J., D. Vandemark, J. Campbell, C. Hunt, D. Wisser, N. Reul, and B. Chapron, 2011 : Spatial and temporal coherence between Amazon River discharge, salinity, and light absorption by colored organic carbon in western tropical Atlantic surface waters. J. Geophys. Res., 116, C00H02, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JC006989

Souza, J. M. A. C., C. de Boyer Montégut, C. Cabanes, and P. Klein, 2011: Estimation of the Agulhas ring impacts on meridional heat fluxes and transport using ARGO floats and satellite data. Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L21602, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL049359

Singh, A., T. Delcroix, and S. Cravatte, 2011 : Contrasting the flavors of El Nino-Southern Oscillation using sea surface salinity observations. J. Geophys. Res., 116, C06016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JC006862

Singh A., and T. Delcroix, 2011. Estimating the effects of ENSO upon the observed freshening trends of the western tropical Pacific, Geophys. Res; Let., L21607, doi:10.1029/2011GL049636.

von Schuckmann, K., and P.-Y. Le Traon, 2011 : How well can we derive Global Ocean Indicators from Argo data? Ocean Sci., 7, 783–791, www.ocean-sci.net/7/783/2011/, doi:10.5194/os-7-783-2011.

Wade, M., G. Caniaux, and Y. du Penhoat, 2011 : Variability of the mixed layer heat budget in the eastern equatorial Atlantic during 2005–2007 as inferred using Argo floats, J. Geophys. Res., 116, C08006, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JC006683

Xing, X., A. Morel, H. Claustre, D. Antoine, F. D'Ortenzio, A. Poteau, A. Mignot, Z. Lee, S. Shang, and C. Hu, 2011: Combined processing and mutual interpretation of radiometry and fluorimetry from autonomous profiling Bio Argo floats: Chlorophyll a retrieval. J. Geophys. Res, 116, C06020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JC006899

2010

Bindoff, N.L., D. Stammer, P.Y. Le Traon, K. Trenberth, C. Mauritzen, J.A. Church, N. Smith, T. Malone, T. Suga, J. Tintoré and S. Wilson, 2010. Capabilities of Global Ocean Programmes to Inform Climate Services, World Climate Conference-3, Procedia Environmental Sciences, Volume 1, 2010, Pages 342-353.

Claustre, H., Bishop, J., Boss, E., Stewart, B., Berthon, J.-F., Coatanoan, C., Johnson, K., Lotiker, A., Ulloa, O., Perry, M.-J., Dortenzio, F., Hembise Fanton D’Andon, O. & J. Uitz, 2010: Bio-Optical Profiling Floats as New Observational Tools for Biogeochemical and Ecosystem Studies: Potential Synergies with Ocean Color Remote Sensing. In Proceedings of OceanObs’09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306, doi:10.5270/OceanObs09.cwp.17

Claustre, H., Antoine, D., Boehme, L., Boss, E., D’Ortenzio, F., Fanton D’Andon, O., Guinet, C., Gruber, N., Handegard, N. O., Hood, M., Johnson, K., Lampitt, R., LeTraon, P.-Y., Lequéré, C., Lewis, M., Perry, M.-J., Platt, T., Roemmich, D., Testor, P., Sathyendranath, S., Send, U., & Yoder, J., 2010: Guidelines Towards an Integrated Ocean Observation System for Ecosystems and Biogeochemical Cycles. In Proceedings of OceanObs’09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 1), Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306, doi:10.5270/OceanObs09.pp.14

Church, J.A., D. Roemmich, C. M. Domingues, J. K. Willis, N. J. White, J. E. Gilson, D. Stammer, A. Köhl, D. P. Chambers, F. W. Landerer, J. Marotzke, J. Gregory, T. Suzuki, A. Cazenave, and P.Y. Le Traon, 2010. Ocean Temperature and Salinity Contributions to Global and Regional Sea-Level Change, 143-168, in Understanding sea level rise and variability, Editors J.A. Church, P.L. Woodworth, T. Aarup and W.S. Wilson.

de Boisseson, E., V. Thierry, H. Mercier, and G. Caniaux, 2010: Mixed layer heat budget in the Iceland Basin from Argo. J. Geophys. Res., 115, C10055.

Dobricic, S., N. Pinardi, P. Testor, and U. Send, 2010: Impact of data assimilation of glider observations in the Ionian Sea (Eastern Mediterranean). Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 50, 78-92.

Foltz, G. R., J. Vialard, B. Praveen Kumar, and M. J. McPhaden, 2010: Seasonal Mixed Layer Heat Balance of the Southwestern Tropical Indian Ocean. Journal of Climate, 23, 947-965.

Freeland, H. J. and co-authors, 2010: Argo - A Decade of Progress. Proceedings of OceanObs'09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society, J. Hall, D. E. Harrison, and D. Stammer, Eds., ESA Publications.

Ganachaud, A., A. Vega, M. Rodier, C. Dupouy, C. Maes, P. Marchesiello, G. Eldin, K. Ridgway, and R. Le Borgne, 2010: Observed impact of upwelling events on water properties and biological activity off the southwest coast of New Caledonia. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 61, 449-464.

Henocq, C., J. Boutin, F. Petitcolin, G. Reverdin, S. Arnault, and P. Lattes, 2010: Vertical Variability of Near-Surface Salinity in the Tropics: Consequences for L-Band Radiometer Calibration and Validation. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 27, 192-209.

Koch-Larrouy, A., R. Morrow, T. Penduff, and M. Juza, 2010: Origin and mechanism of Subantarctic Mode Water formation and transformation in the Southern Indian Ocean. Ocean Dynamics, doi 10.1007/s10236-010-0276-4.

Le Traon, P. Y. and co-authors, 2010: GODAE OceanView: From an Experiment Towards a Long-term Ocean Analysis and Forecasting International Program. Proceedings of OceanObs'09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society, J. Hall, D. E. Harrison, and D. Stammer, Eds., ESA Publication.

Lee, T., T. Awaji, M. Balmaseda, N. Ferry, Y. Fujii, I. Fukumori, B. Giese, P. Heimbach, A. Kohl, S. Masina, E. Remy, A. Rosati, M. Schodlok, D. Stammer, and A. Weaver, 2010: Consistency and fidelity of Indonesian-throughflow total volume transport estimated by 14 ocean data assimilation products. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 50, 201-223.

Llovel, W., S. Guinehut, and A. Cazenave, 2010: Regional and interannual variability in sea level over 2002Ð2009 based on satellite altimetry, Argo float data and GRACE ocean mass. Ocean Dynamics, 1-12.

Morel, A., Claustre, H., and B. Gentili (2010) The most oligotrophic subtropical zones of the global ocean: similarities and differences in terms of chlorophyll and yellow substance. Biogeosciences, 7, 3139–3151,doi:10.5194/bg-7-3139-2010

Pouliquen, S. and co-authors, 2010: Argo Data Management. Proceedings of OceanObs'09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society, J. Hall, D. E. Harrison, and D. Stammer, Eds., ESA Publication.

Roemmich D., Boehme L., Claustre, H., Freeland, H., Fukasawa, M., Goni, G, Gould, W. J, Gruber, N, Hood, M, Kent, E, Lumpkin, R, Smith, S, Testor, P., 2010: Integrating the Ocean Observing System: Mobile Platforms. In Proceedings of OceanObs’09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 1), Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306, doi:10.5270/OceanObs09.pp.33

Swart, S., S. Speich, I. J. Ansorge, and J. R. E. Lutjeharms, 2010: An altimetry-based gravest empirical mode south of Africa: 1. Development and validation. J. Geophys. Res., 115, C03002.

Taillandier, V., S. Dobricic, P. Testor, N. Pinardi, A. Griffa, L. Mortier, and G. P. Gasparini, 2010: Integration of Argo trajectories in the Mediterranean Forecasting System and impact on the regional analysis of the western Mediterranean circulation. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 115, 17.

Tanguy, Y., S. Arnault, and P. Lattes, 2010: Isothermal, mixed, and barrier layers in the subtropical and tropical Atlantic Ocean during the ARAMIS experiment. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 57, 501-517.

Vivier, F., D. Iudicone, F. Busdraghi, and Y.-H. Park, 2010: Dynamics of sea-surface temperature anomalies in the Southern Ocean diagnosed from a 2D mixed-layer model. Climate Dynamics, 34, 153-184.

2009

Bosc, C., T. Delcroix, and C. Maes, 2009: Barrier layer variability in the western Pacific warm pool from 2000 to 2007. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 114, 14

Boutin, J. and L. Merlivat, 2009: New in situ estimates of carbon biological production rates in the Southern Ocean from CARIOCA drifter measurements. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, 6.

Cummings, J., L. Bertino, P. Brasseur, I., Fukumori, M. Kamachi, M. Martin, K. Mogensen, P. Oke, C. E. Testut, J. Verron and A. T. Weaver, 2009: Ocean data assimilation systems for GODAE. Oceanography, 22, 96-109.

Daget, N., A. T. Weaver and M. A. Balmaseda, 2009: Ensemble estimation of background-error variances in a three-dimensional variational data assimilation system for the global ocean. Q. J. R. Meteorol Soc., 135, 1071-1094, DOI: 10.1002/qj.412.

Dombrowsky, E., L. Bertino, G. B. Brassington, E. P. Chassignet, F. Davidson, H. E. Hurlburt, M. Kamachi, T. Lee, M. J. Martin, S. Mei, and M. Tonani, 2009: GODAE Systems in Operation. Oceanography, 22, 80-95.

Gaillard, F., E. Autret, V. Thierry, P. Galaup, C. Coatanoan, and T. Loubrieu, 2009: Quality Control of Large Argo Datasets. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 26, 337-351.

Guinehut, S., C. Coatanoan, A.-L. Dhomps, P.-Y. Le Traon and G. Larnicol, 2009: On the use of satellite altimeter data in Argo quality control, J. Atmos. Oceanic. Technol, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp 395-402.

Lankhorst, M., D. Fratantoni, M. Ollitrault, P. Richardson, U. Send, and W. Zenk, 2009: The mid-depth circulation of the northwestern tropical Atlantic observed by floats. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 56, 1615-1632.

Le Traon, P. Y., G. Larnicol, S. Guinehut, S. Pouliquen, A. Bentamy, D. Roemmich, C. Donlon, H. Roquet, G. Jacobs, D. Griffin, F. Bonjean, N. Hoepffner, and L. A. Breivik, 2009: DATA ASSEMBLY AND PROCESSING FOR Operational Oceanography 10 YEARS OF ACHIEVEMENTS. Oceanography, 22, 56-69.

McPhaden, M., J., G. R. Foltz, V. S. N. Murty, M. Ravichandran, G. A. Vecchi, J. Vialard, J. D.. Wiggert and L. Tu, 2009: Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions During Cyclone Nargis, Eos Trans. AGU, 90, 53-54.

Mignot, J., C. de Boyer Montégut, and M. Tomczak (2009), On the porosity of barrier layers, Ocean Sci., 5, 379-387. doi:10.5194/os-5-379-2009

Oke, P. R., M. A. Balmaseda, M. Benkiran, J. A. Cummings, E. Dombrowsky, Y. Fujii, S. Guinehut, G. Larnicol, P. Y. Le Traon, and M. J. Martin, 2009: OBSERVING SYSTEM EVALUATIONS USING GODAE SYSTEMS. Oceanography, 22, 144-153.

Roemmich, M. Belbeoch, P.J.V. Belchi, H. Freeland, W.J. Gould, F. Grant, M. Ignaszewski, B. King, B. Klein, K.A. Mork, W.B. Owens, S. Pouliquen, M. Ravichandran, S. Riser, A. Sterl, T. Suga, M.-S. Suk, P. Sutton, V. Thierry, P.-Y. LeTraon, S. Wijffels, J. Xu, 2009: Argo: the challenge of continuing 10 years of progress. Oceanography Magazine, vol 22, 3, 46-55.

Skachko, S., Brankart, J.-M., Castruccio, F., Brasseur, P., Verron, J. Improved turbulent air-sea flux bulk parameters for controlling the response of the ocean mixed layer: A sequential data assimilation approach (2009) Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 26 (3), pp. 538-555

Vage, K., R. S. Pickart, V. Thierry, G. Reverdin, C. M. Lee, B. Petrie, T. A. Agnew, A. Wong, and M. H. Ribergaard, 2009: Surprising return of deep convection to the subpolar North Atlantic Ocean in winter 2007-2008. Nature Geoscience, 2, 67-72.

Vialard, J., J-P. Duvel, M. McPhaden, P. Bouruet-Aubertot, B. Ward, E. Key, D. Bourras, R. Weller, P. Minnett, A. Weill, C. Cassou, L. Eymard, T. Fristedt, C. Basdevant, Y. Dandoneau, O. Duteil, T. Izumo, C. de Boyer Montégut, S. Masson, F. Marsac, C. Menkes, S. Kennan, 2009, Cirene: Air Sea Interactions in the Seychelles-Chagos thermocline ridge region, Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 90, 45-61.

Von Schuckmann, K., F. Gaillard, and P. Y. Le Traon, 2009: Global hydrographic variability patterns during 2003-2008. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 114, 17.

Wiggert, J.D., J. Vialard, and M.J. Behrenfeld, 2009: Basin-wide modification of dynamical and biogeochemical processes by the Indian Ocean Dipole. In: Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability, J.D.Wiggert, R.R. Hood, S.W.A. Naqvi, S.L. Smith, and K.H. Brink (ed.), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C, in press.

2008

Barré, N., Provost, C., Sennechael, N., Lee, J.H. Circulation in the Ona Basin, southern Drake passage (2008) Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans, 113 (4), art. no. C04033.Cazenave A., K. Dominh, S. Guinehut, E. Berthier, W. Llovel, G. Ramillien, M. Ablain and G. Larnicol, 2008: Sea level budget over 2003-2008: A reevaluation from GRACE space gravimetry, satellite altimetry and Argo, Glob. Planet. Change, doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2008.10.004.

Forget, G., H. Mercier, B. Ferron, 2008: Combining Argo Profiles with a general circulation model in the North Atlantic. Part 1: Realistic transports and improved hydrography, between spring 2002 and spring 2003. Ocean Modelling, 20 (1), 17-34.

Forget, G., H. Mercier, B. Ferron, 2008: Combining Argo Profiles with a general circulation model in the North Atlantic. Part 2: Estimation of hydrographic and circulation anomalies from synthetic profiles, over a year. Ocean Modelling, 20 (1), 1-16.

Gourdeau, L., Kessler, W.S., Davis, R.E., Sherman, J., Maes, C., Kestenare, E. Zonal jets entering the coral sea (2008) Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38 (3), pp. 715-725.

Maes, C. 2008: On the ocean salinity stratification observed at the eastern edge of the equatorial Pacific warm pool. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, C03027, doi: 10.1029/2007JC004297.

Sallée, J.B; Morrow, R.; Speer, K. Eddy heat diffusion and Subantarctic Mode Water formation, Geophys. Res. Lett., 2008, 35, L05607, doi:10.1029/2007GL032827

Sallée, J.B., K. Speer, and R. Morrow, 2008: Response of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current to Atmospheric Variability. Journal of Climate, 21 (12), 3020-3039.

Schroeder, K., V. Taillandier, A. Vetrano, and G.P. Gasparini, 2008: The circulation of the western Mediterranean Sea in spring 2005 as inferred from observations and from model outputs. Deep-Sea Research Part I, 55 (8), 947-965.

Thierry, V., E. de Boisséson and H. Mercier, 2008: Interannual variability of the Subpolar Mode Water properties over the Reykjanes Ridge during 1990-2006. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, C04016, doi:10.1029/2007JC004443.

Vialard, J., G. Foltz, M. McPhaden , J-P. Duvel and C. de Boyer Montégut, 2008, Strong Indian Ocean sea surface temperature signals associated with the Madden-Julian Oscillation in late 2007 and early 2008, Geophys. Res. Lett.,35, L19608, doi:10.1029/2008GL035238.

2007

Balmaseda, M., Anderson, D., Vidard, A. Impact of Argo on analyses of the global ocean (2007) Geophysical Research Letters, 34 (16), art. no. L16605

de Boyer Montégut, C., Mignot, J., Lazar, A., Cravatte, S. Control of salinity on the mixed layer depth in the world ocean: 1. General description (2007) Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans, 112 (6), art. no. C06011

de Boyer Montégut, C., J. Vialard, S.S.C. Shenoi, D. Shankar, F. Durand, C. Ethé and G. Madec, 2007, Simulated seasonal and interannual variability of mixed layer heat budget in the northern Indian Ocean, Journal of Climate, 20, 3249-3268.

Penduff, T. M. Juza, and B. Barnier, 2007: Assessing the realism of ocean simulations against hydrography and altimetry. Clivar Exchanges, No 42 (vol 12 No 3), 11-12.

Maes, C., L. Gourdeau, X. Couvelard, and A. Ganachaud, 2007: What are the origins of the Antarctic Intermediate Waters transported by the North Caledonian Jet? Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L21608, doi:10.1029/2007GL031546.

Mignot, J., de Boyer Montégut, C., Lazar, A., Cravatte, S. Control of salinity on the mixed layer depth in the world ocean: 2. Tropical areas (2007) Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans, 112 (10), art. no. C10010

Poulain, P.-M., Barbanti, R., Font, J., Cruzado, A., Millot, C., Gertman, I., Griffa, A., Molcard, A., Rupolo, V., Le Bras, S., De La Villeon, L.P. MedArgo: A drifting profiler program in the Mediterranean Sea (2007) Ocean Science, 3 (3), pp. 379-395

Reverdin, G. P. Blouch, J. Boutin, et al, 2007: Surface salinity measurements – COSMOS 2005 experiment in the Bay of Biscay. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 24 (9): 1643-1654.

2006

Boutin J. and N. Martin, ARGO upper salinity measurements : perpectives for L-band radiometers calibration and retrieved sea surface salinity validation, Geosciences and Remote Sensing Letters, (3) 202−206, 2006.

Griffa, A., Molcard, A., Raicich, F., Rupolo, V. Assessment of the impact of TS assimilation from ARGO floats in the Mediterranean Sea (2006) Ocean Science, 2 (2), pp. 237-248.

Guinehut, S., P.-Y. Le Traon and G. Larnicol, 2006 : What can we learn from Global Altimetry/Hydrography comparisons ?, Geophys. Res. Lett, 33, L10604, doi:10.1029/2005GL025551.

Maes, C., K. Ando, T. Delcroix, W. S. Kessler, M. J. McPhaden, and D. Roemmich (2006), Observed correlation of surface salinity, temperature and barrier layer at the eastern edge of the western Pacific warm pool, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L06601, doi:10.1029/2005GL024772

Ollitrault, M. M. Lankhorst, D. Fratantoni, P. Richardson, and W. Zenk, 2006: Zonal intermediate currents in the equatorial Atlantic Ocean. Geophysical Research Letters. 33(5), L05605, 000236269100007

Sallée, J.B. ; Wienders, N. ; Morrow, R. and Speer, K. Formation of Subantarctic mode water in the Southeastern Indian Ocean, Ocean Dynamics, 2006 , 56 , 525-542

Taillandier, V., Griffa, A., Poulain, P.-M., Béranger, K. Assimilation of Argo float positions in the north western Mediterranean Sea and impact on ocean circulation simulations (2006) Geophysical Research Letters, 33 (11), art. no. L11604

Taillandier V, Griffa A. , 2006: Implementation of position assimilation for ARGO floats in realistic Mediterranean Sea OPA model and twin experiment testing, Ocean Sciences 2(2), 223­-236.

Taillandier, V., A. Griffa, A. Molcard, 2006: A variational approach for the reconstruction of regional scale Eulerian velocity fields from Lagrangian data. OCEAN MODELLING, 13(1), 1-24

2000-2005

Bouruet-Aubertot, P., H. Mercier and F. Gaillard, 2005: Evidence of strong inertia-gravity wave activity during POMME experiment. J. Geophys. Res., 110 (C7): Art. No. C07S06.

Caniaux, G, Giordani, H., Prieur, L., Hernandez, F., 2001: Observations of an Intense Anticyclonic Warm Eddy in the Newfoundland Basin. Geophysical Research Letters, 28, 2649-2652.

De Boyer Montégut, C., Madec, G., Fischer, A.S., Lazar, A., Iudicone, D., 2004: Mixed layer depth over the global ocean: An examination of profile data and a profile-based climatology, Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans 109 (12), pp. 1-20

Durand, F., Reverdin, G. A statistical method for correcting salinity observations from autonomous profiling floats: An ARGO perspective (2005) Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 22 (3), pp. 292-301.

Gaillard, F., H. Mercier and C. Kermabon, 2005: A synthesis of POMME physical data set: one year monitoring of the upper layer. J. Geophys. Res., 110, C07S07, doi:10.1029/2004JC002764 .

Guinehut, S., G. Larnicol, and P.-Y. Le Traon, 2002: Design of an array of profiling floats in the North Atlantic from model simulations, J. Mar. Sys., 35, 1-9.

Guinehut, S., P.-Y. Le Traon, G. Larnicol and S. Philipps, 2004: Combining Argo and remote-sensing data to estimate the ocean three-dimensional temperature fields- A first approach based on simulated observations, J. Mar. Sys., 46 (1-4), 85-98.

Marchand, P., Servain, J. NOR-50: Fast research vessel for operational oceanography: Implementing PIRATA & argo programs in the tropical & South Atlantic in a practical, economic way (2002) Sea Technology, 43 (6), pp. 49-54.

Núñez-Riboni, Ismael, Olaf Boebel, Michel Ollitrault, Yuzhu You, Philip L. Richardson and Russ Davis, 2005: Lagrangian circulation of Antarctic Intermediate Water in the subtropical South Atlantic. Deep-Sea Research II, 52/3-4 545-564.

Roemmich, D., Boebel, O., Desaubies, Y., Freeland, H., King, B., Le Traon, P.-Y., Molinari, R.L., Owens, W.B., Riser, S., Send, U., Takeuchi, K., Wijffels, S., 2001: Argo - The global Array of profiling floats. pp248-258 In. Observing the Oceans in the 21st Century. Eds Chester J Koblinsky and Neville R. Smith. GODAE Project Office, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia. ISBN 0642 70618 2.

Roemmich, D., Riser, S., Davis, R., Desaubies, Y. Autonomous profiling floats: Workhorse for broad-scale ocean observations (2004) Marine Technology Society Journal, 38 (2), pp. 21-29.