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Journal articles

Groeskamp S;Sloyan BM;Zika JD;Mcdougall TJ, 2017, 'Mixing Inferred from an Ocean Climatology and Surface Fluxes', JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY, vol. 47, pp. 667 - 687, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-16-0125.1

McDougall TJ;Ferrari R, 2017, 'Abyssal upwelling and downwelling driven by near-boundary mixing', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 47, pp. 261 - 283, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-16-0082.1

Dewar W;Schoonover J;McDougall T;Klein R, 2016, 'Semicompressible Ocean Thermodynamics and Boussinesq Energy Conservation', Fluids, vol. 1, pp. 9 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/fluids1020009

Griffies SM;Danabasoglu G;Durack PJ;Adcroft AJ;Balaji V;Böning CW;Chassignet EP;Curchitser E;Deshayes J;Drange H;Fox-Kemper B;Gleckler PJ;Gregory JM;Haak H;Hallberg RW;Heimbach P;Hewitt HT;Holland DM;Ilyina T;Jungclaus JH;Komuro Y;Krasting JP;Large WG;Marsland SJ;Masina S;McDougall TJ;George Nurser AJ;Orr JC;Pirani A;Qiao F;Stouffer RJ;Taylor KE;Treguier AM;Tsujino H;Uotila P;Valdivieso M;Wang Q;Winton M;Yeager SG, 2016, 'OMIP contribution to CMIP6: Experimental and diagnostic protocol for the physical component of the Ocean Model Intercomparison Project', Geoscientific Model Development, vol. 9, pp. 3231 - 3296, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/gmd-9-3231-2016

Ferrari R;Mashayek A;McDougall TJ;Nikurashin M;Campin JM, 2016, 'Turning ocean mixing upside down', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 46, pp. 2239 - 2261, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-15-0244.1

Feistel R;Wielgosz R;Bell SA;Camões MF;Cooper JR;Dexter P;Dickson AG;Fisicaro P;Harvey AH;Heinonen M;Hellmuth O;Kretzschmar H-J;Lovell-Smith JW;McDougall TJ;Pawlowicz R;Ridout P;Seitz S;Spitzer P;Stoica D;Wolf H, 2016, 'Metrological challenges for measurements of key climatological observables: oceanic salinity and pH, and atmospheric humidity. Part 1: overview', Metrologia, vol. 53, pp. R1 - R11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0026-1394/53/1/R1

Pawlowicz R;Feistel R;McDougall TJ;Ridout P;Seitz S;Wolf H, 2015, 'Metrological challenges for measurements of key climatological observables Part 2: Oceanic salinity', Metrologia, vol. 53, pp. R12 - R25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0026-1394/53/1/R12

McDougall TJ;Krzysik OA, 2015, 'Spiciness', Journal of Marine Research, vol. 73, pp. 141 - 152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1357/002224015816665589

Roquet F;Madec G;McDougall TJ;Barker PM, 2015, 'Accurate polynomial expressions for the density and specific volume of seawater using the TEOS-10 standard', Ocean Modelling, vol. 90, pp. 29 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2015.04.002

Li Y;McDougall TJ, 2015, 'Double-diffusive interleaving: Properties of the steady-state solution', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 45, pp. 813 - 835, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-13-0236.1

Dewar WK;Schoonover J;Mcdougall TJ;Young WR, 2015, 'Semicompressible ocean dynamics', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 45, pp. 149 - 156, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-13-0268.1

McDougall TJ;Barker PM, 2014, 'Comment on "buoyancy frequency profiles and internal semidiurnal tide turning depths in the oceans" by B. King et al.', Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans, vol. 119, pp. 9026 - 9032, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JC010066

Groeskamp S;Zika JD;Sloyan BM;Mcdougall TJ;Mcintosh PC, 2014, 'A thermohaline inverse method for estimating diathermohaline circulation and mixing', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, pp. 2681 - 2697, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-14-0039.1

McDougall TJ;Wotherspoon SJ, 2014, 'A simple modification of Newton’s method to achieve convergence of order 1 + √ 2', Applied Mathematics Letters, vol. 29, pp. 20 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aml.2013.10.008

McDougall TJ;Groeskamp S;Griffies SM, 2014, 'On geometrical aspects of interior ocean mixing', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, pp. 2164 - 2175, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-13-0270.1

McDougall TJ;Barker PM;Feistel R;Galton-Fenzi BK, 2014, 'Melting of ice and sea ice into seawater and frazil ice formation', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, pp. 1751 - 1775, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-13-0253.1

Groeskamp S;Zika JD;Mcdougall TJ;Sloyan BM;Laliberté F, 2014, 'The representation of ocean circulation and variability in thermodynamic coordinates', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 44, pp. 1735 - 1750, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-13-0213.1

Graham FS;Mcdougall TJ, 2013, 'Quantifying the nonconservative production of conservative temperature, potential temperature, and entropy', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 43, pp. 838 - 862, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-11-0188.1

McDougall TJ;Jackett DR;Millero FJ;Pawlowicz R;Barker PM, 2012, 'A global algorithm for estimating Absolute Salinity', Ocean Science, vol. 8, pp. 1123 - 1134, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/os-8-1123-2012

Pawlowicz R;McDougall T;Feistel R;Tailleux R, 2012, 'An historical perspective on the development of the Thermodynamic Equation of Seawater-2010', Ocean Science, vol. 8, pp. 161 - 174, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/os-8-161-2012

Wright DG;Pawlowicz R;McDougall TJ;Feistel R;Marion GM, 2011, 'Absolute salinity, "density salinity" and the reference-composition salinity scale: Present and future use in the seawater standard TEOS-10', Ocean Science, vol. 7, pp. 1 - 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/os-7-1-2011

Zika JD;McDougall TJ;Sloyan BM, 2010, 'Weak Mixing in the Eastern North Atlantic: An Application of the Tracer-Contour Inverse Method', JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY, vol. 40, pp. 1881 - 1893, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JPO4360.1

Gifford RM;Steffen W;Finnigan JJ;Lynch A;van Ommen TD;Karoly D;Manton M;Mapstone B;McDougall T;Pitman A, 2010, 'To live within Earth's limits: An Australian plan to develop a science of the whole earth system', To live within Earth's limits: An Australian plan to develop a science of the whole earth system

Zika JD;McDougall TJ;Sloyan BM, 2010, 'A Tracer-Contour Inverse Method for Estimating Ocean Circulation and Mixing', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 40, pp. 26 - 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JPO4208.1

McDougall TJ;Klocker A, 2010, 'An approximate geostrophic streamfunction for use in density surfaces', Ocean Modelling, vol. 32, pp. 105 - 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2009.10.006

Klocker A;McDougall TJ, 2010, 'Influence of the nonlinear equation of state on global estimates of dianeutral advection and diffusion', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 40, pp. 1690 - 1709, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JPO4303.1

Klocker A;Mcdougall TJ, 2010, 'Quantifying the consequences of the Ill-defined nature of neutral surfaces', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 40, pp. 1866 - 1880, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JPO4212.1

Griffies S;Adcroft AJ;Aiki H;Balaji V;Bentson M;Bryan F;Danabasoglu G;Denvil S;Drange H;England M;Gregory J;Hallberg R;Legg S;Martin T;McDougall TJ;Pirani A;Schmidt G;Stevens D;Taylor K;Tsujino H, 2009, 'Sampling Physical Ocean Fields in WCRP CMIP5 Simulations', Sampling Physical Ocean Fields in WCRP CMIP5 Simulations

Klocker A;McDougall TJ;Jackett DR, 2009, 'A new method for forming approximately neutral surfaces', Ocean Science, vol. 5, pp. 155 - 172

Klocker A;McDougall TJ;Jackett DR, 2009, 'Erratum: A new method for forming approximately neutral surfaces (Ocean Science (2009) 5 (155-172))', Ocean Science, vol. 5, pp. 191

Zika JD;Sloyan BM;McDougall TJ, 2009, 'Diagnosing the Southern Ocean overturning from tracer fields', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 39, pp. 2926 - 2940, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JPO4052.1

Millero FJ;Feistel R;Wright DG;McDougall TJ, 2008, 'The composition of Standard Seawater and the definition of the Reference-Composition Salinity Scale', Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, vol. 55, pp. 50 - 72, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2007.10.001

McDougall TJ;Gent P;Drijfhout S, 2008, 'Comment on "Complete Eulerian-mean tracer equation for coarse resolution OGCMs" by M. S. Dubovikov and V. M. Canuto', Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics, vol. 102, pp. 249 - 256, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03091920701638085

Feistel R;Wright DG;Miyagawa K;Harvey AH;Hruby J;Jackett DR;McDougall TJ;Wagner W, 2008, 'Mutually consistent thermodynamic potentials for fluid water, ice and seawater: A new standard for oceanography', Ocean Science, vol. 4, pp. 275 - 291

Iudicone D;Madec G;McDougall TJ, 2008, 'Water-mass transformations in a neutral density framework and the key role of light penetration', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 38, pp. 1357 - 1376, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2007JPO3464.1

Zika JD;McDougall TJ, 2008, 'Vertical and lateral mixing processes deduced from the Mediterranean water signature in the North Atlantic', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 38, pp. 164 - 176, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2007JPO3507.1

McDougall TJ;Gent PR;Drijfhout S, 2007, 'Comment on "Dynamical model of mesoscales in z-coordinates" and "The effect of mesoscales on the tracer equation in z-coordinates OGCMs" by V.M. Canuto and M.S. Dubovikov', Ocean Modelling, vol. 17, pp. 163 - 171, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2006.11.004

McDougall TJ;Jackett DR, 2007, 'The thinness of the ocean in S-Θ-p space and the implications for mean diapycnal advection', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 37, pp. 1714 - 1732, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO3114.1

Muench R;McDougall T;Burchard H, 2006, 'Deep-Sea Research Part II: Preface', Deep-Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 53, pp. 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2006.01.001

Jackett DR;McDougall TJ;Feistel R;Wright DG;Griffies SM, 2006, 'Algorithms for density, potential temperature, conservative temperature, and the freezing temperature of seawater', Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, vol. 23, pp. 1709 - 1728, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH1946.1

McDougall TJ;Schmitt RW;Veronis G;Webster F, 2005, 'The life and work of Nick Fofonoff', Journal of Marine Research, vol. 63, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1357/0022240053693824

McDougall TJ;Jackett DR, 2005, 'The material derivative of neutral density', Journal of Marine Research, vol. 63, pp. 159 - 185, http://dx.doi.org/10.1357/0022240053693734

McDougall TJ;Jackett DR, 2005, 'An assessment of orthobaric density in the global ocean', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 35, pp. 2054 - 2075, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO2796.1

Walsh KJ E;Betts H;Church J;Pittock AB;McInnes KL;Jacket DR;McDougall TJ, 2004, 'Using sea level rise projections for urban planning in Australia', Journal of Coastal Research, vol. 20, pp. 586 - 598, http://dx.doi.org/10.2112/1551-5036(2004)020[0586:USLRPF]2.0.CO;2

McDougall TJ, 2003, 'Potential enthalpy: A conservative oceanic variable for evaluating heat content and heat fluxes', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 33, pp. 945 - 963, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0485(2003)033<0945:PEACOV>2.0.CO;2

McDougall TJ;Jackett DR;Wright DG;Feistel R, 2003, 'Accurate and computationally efficient algorithms for potential temperature and density of seawater', Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, vol. 20, pp. 730 - 741, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0426(2003)20<730:AACEAF>2.0.CO;2

Greatbatch RJ;McDougall TJ, 2003, 'The non-Boussinesq temporal residual mean', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 33, pp. 1231 - 1239, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0485(2003)033<1231:TNTRM>2.0.CO;2

McDougall TJ;Church JA;Jackett DR, 2003, 'Does the nonlinearity of the equation of state impose an upper bound on the buoyancy frequency?', Journal of Marine Research, vol. 61, pp. 745 - 764, http://dx.doi.org/10.1357/002224003322981138

McDougall TJ;Feistel R, 2003, 'What causes the adiabatic lapse rate?', Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, vol. 50, pp. 1523 - 1535, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2003.09.007

McDougall TJ;Greatbatch RJ;Lu Y, 2002, 'On conservation equations in oceanography: How accurate are Boussinesq ocean models?', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 32, pp. 1574 - 1584


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