Zanna, Laure (2019): Proposal to CVP Climate Process Teams on “Ocean Transport and Eddy Energy”.


[1]Arthur Guillaumin and Laure Zanna. Stochastic deep learning parameterization of ocean momentum forcing. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, March 2021. Accepted. URL:
[2]Haijin Cao, Baylor Fox-Kemper, and Zhiyou Jing. Submesoscale eddies in the upper ocean of the Kuroshio Extension from high-resolution simulation: Energy budget. Journal of Physical Oceanography, April 2021. Accepted. URL:
[3]Zhiyou Jing, Baylor Fox-Kemper, Haijin Cao, Ruixi Zheng, and Yan Du. Submesoscale fronts and their dynamical processes associated with symmetric instability in the Northwest Pacific Subtropical Ocean. Journal of Physical Oceanography, November 2020. URL:, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-20-0076.1.
[4]E. P. Chassignet, S. Yeager, B. Fox-Kemper, A. Bozec, F. Castruccio, G. Danabasoglu, Christopher Horvat, W. M. Kim, N. Koldunov, Y. Li, P. Lin, H. Liu, D. Sein, D. Sidorenko, Q. Wang, and X. Xu. Impact of horizontal resolution on global ocean-sea-ice model simulations based on the experimental protocols of the Ocean Model Intercomparison Project phase 2 (OMIP-2). Geoscientific Model Development, September 2020. URL:, doi:10.5194/gmd-13-4595-2020.
[5]Helene T Hewitt, Malcolm Roberts, Pierre Mathiot, Arne Biastoch, Ed Blackley, Eric P Chassignet, Baylor Fox-Kemper, Pat Hyder, David P Marshall, Ekaterina Popova, Anne-Marie Treguier, Laure Zanna, Andrew Yool, Yongqiang Yu, Rebecca Beadling, Mike Bell, Till Kuhlbrodt, Thomas Arsouze, Alessio Bellucci, Fred Castruccio, Bolan Gan, Dian Pustrasahan, Christopher D Roberts, Luke Van Roekel, and Qiuying Zhiang. Resolving and parameterising the ocean mesoscale in earth system models. Current Climate Change Reports, September 2020. URL:, doi:10.1007/s40641-020-00164-w.
[6]Scott D. Bachman. A geometric perspective on the modulation of potential energy release by a lateral potential vorticity gradient. Fluids, August 2020. URL:
[7]Laure Zanna and Thomas Bolton. Data-driven equation discovery of ocean mesoscale closures. GRL, 47(17):e2020GL088376, August 2020. doi:10.1029/2020GL088376.
[8]Jihai Dong, Baylor Fox-Kemper, Hong Zhang, and Changming Dong. The seasonality of submesoscale energy production, content, and cascade. Geophysical Research Letters, March 2020. URL:, doi:10.1029/2020GL087388.
[9]Scott D. Bachman, Baylor Fox-Kemper, and Frank O. Bryan. A diagnosis of anisotropic eddy diffusion from a high-resolution global ocean model. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 12(2):e2019MS001904, February 2020. URL:, doi:10.1029/2019MS001904.
[10]L. Zanna, S. Bachman, and M. Jansen. Energizing turbulence closures in ocean models. CLIVAR Exchanges/US CLIVAR Variations, 18(1):3–8, February 2020. URL:, doi:10.5065/g8w0-fy32.
[11]S. T. Cole, K. Drushka, and R. Abernathey. Towards an observational synthesis of eddy energy in the global ocean. CLIVAR Exchanges/US CLIVAR Variations, 18(1):37–41, February 2020. URL:, doi:10.5065/g8w0-fy32.
[12]B. Fox-Kemper and S. Marsland. Sources and sinks of mesoscale eddy energy: introduction to a CLIVAR/US CLIVAR special issue inspired by the March 2019 workshop in Tallahassee, Florida. CLIVAR Exchanges/US CLIVAR Variations, 18(1):1–2, February 2020. URL:, doi:10.5065/g8w0-fy32.
[13]I. Grooms. Mesoscale eddy energy transport. CLIVAR Exchanges/US CLIVAR Variations, 18(1):9–13, February 2020. URL:, doi:10.5065/g8w0-fy32.
[14]D. P. Marshall, J. R. Maddison, J. Mak, S. Bachman, and D. Munday. GEOMETRIC: geometry and energetics of ocean mesoscale eddies and their representation in climate models. CLIVAR Exchanges/US CLIVAR Variations, 18(1):17–22, February 2020. URL:, doi:10.5065/g8w0-fy32.
[15]E. P. Chassignet, S. G. Yeager, B. Fox-Kemper, A. Bozec, F. S. Castruccio, G. Danabasoglu, W. M. Kim, N. Koldunov, Y. Li, P. Lin, H. Liu, D. Sein, D. Sidorenko, Q. Wang, and X. Xu. Impact of horizontal resolution on the energetics of global ocean-sea-ice model simulations. CLIVAR Exchanges/US CLIVAR Variations, February 2020. URL:, doi:10.5065/g8w0-fy32.


[1]Sam Partee, Matthew Ellis, Alessandro Rigazzi, Scott Bachman, Gustavo Marques, Andrew Shao, and Benjamin Robbins. Using machine learning at scale in hpc simulations with smartsim: an application to ocean climate modeling. SC ’21: Proceedings of the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, March 2021. Submitted. URL:
[2]Ian Grooms, Nora Loose, Ryan Abernathey, Jacob Steinberg, Scott Daniel Bachman, Gustavo Marques, Arthur Paul Guillaumin, and Elizabeth Yankovsky. Diffusion-based smoothers for spatial filtering of gridded geophysical data. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, March 2021. Submitted. URL:
[3]Gustavo M. Marques, Andrew E. Shao, Scott D. Bachman, Gokhan Danabasoglu, and Frank O. Bryan. A method for applying lateral surface eddy diffusion in ocean models with a general vertical coordinate. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, April 2021. Submitted. URL:, doi:10.1002/essoar.10506862.1.
[4]Scott Daniel Bachman. An eulerian scheme for identifying fronts and vortices in quasi-balanced flows. Journal of Physical Oceanography, July 2021. In Revision.