Argo bibliography

This is a bibliography of papers published on Argo floats and their data.  While this is an extensive list, papers in which Argo is a secondary source of data are not all included here.  Secondary sources of Argo data include model outputs and reanalyses, profile collection products, gridded products, etc.

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Updated February 3, 2023.  Click here to download this file in pdf form.

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2023 (73)

Amaya, D. J., M. A. Alexander, J. D. Scott, and M. G. Jacox (2023), An evaluation of high-resolution ocean reanalyses in the California current system, Prog. Oceanogr., 210, 102951, doi:, H. M., V. Verma, S. Sarkar, M. A. Freilich, A. Mahadevan, P. J. Haley, P. F. J. Lermusiaux, and M. R. Allshouse (2023), Lagrangian surface signatures reveal upper-ocean vertical displacement conduits near oceanic density fronts, Ocean Model., 181, 102136, doi:

Arellano, C., V. Echevin, L. Merma-Mora, A. Chamorro, D. Gutiérrez, A. Aguirre-Velarde, J. Tam, and F. Colas (2023), Circulation and stratification drivers during the summer season in the upwelling bay of Paracas (Peru): A modelling study, Cont. Shelf Res., 254, 104923, doi:

Bai, L., H. Lü, H. Huang, S. Muhammad Imran, X. Ding, and Y. Zhang (2023), Effects of Anticyclonic Eddies on the Unique Tropical Storm Deliwe (2014) in the Mozambique Channel, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 11(1), doi:

 Bendtsen, J., C. R. Vives, and K. Richardson (2023), Primary production in the North Atlantic estimated from in situ water column data observed by Argo floats and remote sensing, Frontiers in Marine Science, 10, doi:

Bodner, A. S., B. Fox-Kemper, L. Johnson, L. P. Van Roekel, J. C. McWilliams, P. P. Sullivan, P. S. Hall, and J. Dong (2023), Modifying the Mixed Layer Eddy Parameterization to Include Frontogenesis Arrest by Boundary Layer Turbulence, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 53(1), 323-339, doi:

 Brand, S. V. S., C. J. Prend, and L. D. Talley (2023), Modification of North Atlantic Deep Water by Pacific/Upper Circumpolar Deep Water in the Argentine Basin, Geophys. Res. Lett., 50(2), e2022GL099419, doi:

Capotondi, A., and B. Qiu (2023), Decadal Variability of the Pacific Shallow Overturning Circulation and the Role of Local Wind Forcing, J. Clim., 36(3), 1001-1015, doi:

Carrier, M. J., H. E. Ngodock, S. R. Smith, J. M. D’Addezio, and J. Osborne (2023), Impact of spatially-dense in-situ observations on ocean forecasts of mixed layer and thermocline depth, J. Oper. Oceanogr., 1-21, doi:

Chamberlain, P., B. Cornuelle, L. D. Talley, K. Speer, C. Hancock, and S. Riser (2023), Acoustic Float Tracking with the Kalman Smoother, J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 40(1), 15-35, doi:

Chen, H.-H., Y. Wang, P. Xiu, Y. Yu, W. Ma, and F. Chai (2023), Combined oceanic and atmospheric forcing of the 2013/14 marine heatwave in the northeast Pacific, npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, 6(1), 3, doi:

Chen, J.-J., and X. Cheng (2023), Attribution of the Subsurface Temperature Change in the Southern Hemisphere, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 53(1), 97-111, doi:

Cheng, L., et al. (2023), Another Year of Record Heat for the Oceans, Adv. Atmos. Sci., doi:

 Chidichimo, M. P., et al. (2023), Energetic overturning flows, dynamic interocean exchanges, and ocean warming observed in the South Atlantic, Communications Earth & Environment, 4(1), 10, doi:

Drake, P., C. A. Edwards, H. G. Arango, J. Wilkin, T. TajalliBakhsh, B. Powell, and A. M. Moore (2023), Forecast Sensitivity-based Observation Impact (FSOI) in an analysis–forecast system of the California Current Circulation, Ocean Model., 182, 102159, doi:

Du, Y., et al. (2023), Multi-scale ocean dynamical processes in the Indo-Pacific Convergence Zone and their climatic and ecological effects, Earth-Science Reviews, 237, 104313, doi:

Fedorov, A. M., I. L. Bashmachnikov, D. A. Iakovleva, D. A. Kuznetsova, and R. P. Raj (2023), Deep convection in the Subpolar Gyre: Do we have enough data to estimate its intensity?, Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 101, 101338, doi:

Fournier, S., F. M. Bingham, C. González-Haro, A. Hayashi, K. M. Ulfsax Carlin, S. K. Brodnitz, V. González-Gambau, and M. Kuusela (2023), Quantification of Aquarius, SMAP, SMOS and Argo-Based Gridded Sea Surface Salinity Product Sampling Errors, Remote Sensing, 15(2), 422, doi:

Fujii, Y., T. Yoshida, H. Sugimoto, I. Ishikawa, and S. Urakawa (2023), Evaluation of a global ocean reanalysis generated by a global ocean data assimilation system based on a four-dimensional variational (4DVAR) method, Frontiers in Climate, 4, doi:

Garcés-Rodríguez, Y., L. Sánchez-Velasco, A. Parés-Sierra, S. P. A. Jiménez-Rosenberg, L. Tenorio-Fernández, J. Montes-Aréchiga, and V. M. Godínez (2023), Distribution and transport of Fish larvae at the entrance of the Gulf of California (September, 2016), Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 193, 103957, doi:

Gasparin, F., J.-M. Lellouche, S. E. Cravatte, G. Ruggiero, B. Rohith, P. Y. Le Traon, and E. Rémy (2023), On the control of spatial and temporal oceanic scales by existing and future observing systems: An observing system simulation experiment approach, Frontiers in Marine Science, 10, doi:

Germineaud, C., D. L. Volkov, S. Cravatte, and W. Llovel (2023), Forcing Mechanisms of the Interannual Sea Level Variability in the Midlatitude South Pacific during 2004–2020, Remote Sensing, 15(2), doi:

Grégoire, M., et al. (2023), Monitoring Black Sea environmental changes from space: New products for altimetry, ocean colour and salinity. Potentialities and requirements for a dedicated in-situ observing system, Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, doi:

Hall, S. B., B. Subrahmanyam, and M. Steele (2023), The Role of the Russian Shelf in Seasonal and Interannual Variability of Arctic Sea Surface Salinity and Freshwater Content, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 128(1), e2022JC019247, doi:

Hao, J., J. Yang, and G. Chen (2023), The effect of normal and abnormal eddies on the mixed layer depth in the global ocean, Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, doi:

Kankaanpää, H. T., P. Alenius, P. Kotilainen, and P. Roiha (2023), Decreased surface and bottom salinity and elevated bottom temperature in the Northern Baltic Sea over the past six decades, Science of The Total Environment, 859, 160241, doi:

Kataoka, T., T. Suzuki, and H. Tatebe (2023), Rainfall–Mixed Layer–SST Feedback Contributing to Atlantic Meridional Mode Development, J. Clim., 36(3), 899-915, doi:

Katsumata, K., and K. Yamazaki (2023), Diapycnal and isopycnal mixing along the continental rise in the Australian–Antarctic Basin, Prog. Oceanogr., 211, 102979, doi:

Kim, M.-S., B. H. Kwon, T.-Y. Goo, and S.-P. Jung (2023), Dropsonde-Based Heat Fluxes and Mixed Layer Height over the Sea Surface near the Korean Peninsula, Remote Sensing, 15(1), doi:

Kim, Y. J., D. Han, E. Jang, J. Im, and T. Sung (2023), Remote sensing of sea surface salinity: challenges and research directions, GIScience & Remote Sensing, 60(1), 2166377, doi:

Li, H., F. Xu, G. Wang, and R. Shi (2023), Numerical studies of the tilting of mesoscale eddies: The effects of rotation and stratification, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 191, 103945, doi:

Li, M., C. Pang, X. Yan, L. Zhang, and Z. Liu (2023), Energetics of Multiscale Interactions in the Agulhas Retroflection Current System, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 53(2), 457-476, doi:

Lin, H., S. Xu, Z. Liu, J. Hu, F. Zhang, and Z. Cao (2023), Scale-Dependent Temperature-Salinity Compensation in Frontal Regions of the Taiwan Strait, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 128(2), e2022JC019134, doi:

Lin, X., Y. Qiu, J. Wang, H. Teng, X. Ni, and K. Liang (2023), Seasonal Diversity of El Niño-Induced Marine Heatwave Increases in the Bay of Bengal, Geophys. Res. Lett., 50(3), e2022GL100807, doi:

Liu, X., A. Köhl, and D. Stammer (2023), Causes for Atlantic Freshwater Content Variability in the GECCO3 Ocean Synthesis, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 128(1), e2022JC018796, doi:

Liu, Y., K. Duffy, J. G. Dy, and A. R. Ganguly (2023), Explainable deep learning for insights in El Niño and river flows, Nature Communications, 14(1), 339, doi:

  Liu, Z.-H., et al. (2023), Twenty years of ocean observations with China Argo, Acta Oceanol. Sin., doi: BGCArgo,DeepArgo

Markova, N. V. (2023), The Black Sea Deep-Water Circulation: Recent Findings and Prospects for Research, in Processes in GeoMedia—Volume VI, edited by T. Chaplina, pp. 553-564, Springer International Publishing, Cham, doi:

Mourre, B., et al. (2023), Chapter 10 – Mediterranean observing and forecasting systems, in Oceanography of the Mediterranean Sea, edited by K. Schroeder and J. Chiggiato, pp. 335-386, Elsevier, doi:

Nadhairi, R. A., A. N. Hassan, A. Abdelsattar, G. Bruss, and S. A. Akhazami (2023), Ocean responses to Shaheen, the first cyclone to hit the north coast of Oman in 2021, Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 102, 101358, doi:

Nielsen-Englyst, P., J. L. Høyer, W. M. Kolbe, G. Dybkjær, T. Lavergne, R. T. Tonboe, S. Skarpalezos, and I. Karagali (2023), A combined sea and sea-ice surface temperature climate dataset of the Arctic, 1982–2021, Remote Sens. Environ., 284, 113331, doi:

Ouyang, Y., Y. Zhang, J. Chi, Q. Sun, and Y. Du (2023), Deviations of satellite-measured sea surface salinity caused by environmental factors and their regional dependence, Remote Sens. Environ., 285, 113411, doi:

Pandey, L. K., S. Dwivedi, and A. K. Mishra (2023), Diagnosing the upper ocean variability in the Northern Bay of Bengal during the super cyclone Phailin using a high-resolution regional ocean model, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 151(1), 169-182, doi:

Park, K.-A., J.-J. Park, and W. Tang (2023), Oceanic response to typhoons in the Northwest Pacific using Aquarius and SMAP data (2011–2020), Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, doi:

Perez, R. C., G. R. Foltz, R. Lumpkin, J. Wei, K. J. Voss, M. Ondrusek, M. Wang, and M. A. Bourassa (2023), Chapter 5 – Oceanographic buoys: Providing ocean data to assess the accuracy of variables derived from satellite measurements, in Field Measurements for Passive Environmental Remote Sensing, edited by N. R. Nalli, pp. 79-100, Elsevier, doi:

Pourkerman, M., N. Marriner, S. Amjadi, R. Lak, M. Hamzeh, G. Mohammadpor, H. Lahijani, M. Tavakoli, C. Morhange, and M. Shah-Hosseini (2023), The impacts of Persian Gulf water and ocean-atmosphere interactions on tropical cyclone intensification in the Arabian Sea, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 188, 114553, doi:

Rousselet, L., P. Cessi, and M. R. Mazloff (2023), What Controls the Partition between the Cold and Warm Routes in the Meridional Overturning Circulation?, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 53(1), 215-233, doi:

Schwing, F. B. (2023), Modern technologies and integrated observing systems are “instrumental” to fisheries oceanography: A brief history of ocean data collection, Fish Oceanogr., 32(1), 28-69, doi:

Senjyu, T., and K. Shiota (2023), Revisit the Upper Portion of the Japan Sea Proper Water: A Recent Structural Change and Freshening in the Formation Area, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 128(1), e2022JC019094, doi:

Shee, A., and S. Sil (2023), Estimations of vertical diffusivity and applications on a mixed layer budget analysis of the Bay of Bengal using Argo data, J. Mar. Syst., 239, 103857, doi:

Sun, D., Z. Jing, F. Li, and L. Wu (2023), Characterizing global marine heatwaves under a spatio-temporal framework, Prog. Oceanogr., 211, 102947, doi:

Sun, J., X. Ju, Q. Zheng, G. Wang, L. Li, and X. Xiong (2023), Numerical Study of the Response of Typhoon Hato (2017) to Grouped Mesoscale Eddies in the Northern South China Sea, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 128(3), e2022JD037266, doi:

Tan, Z., L. Cheng, V. Gouretski, B. Zhang, Y. Wang, F. Li, Z. Liu, and J. Zhu (2023), A new automatic quality control system for ocean profile observations and impact on ocean warming estimate, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 194, 103961, doi:

Thomas, L., S. Abhilash, and V. Pattathil (2023), The unsung role of SST in simulating mesoscale events: an evaluation of August 2018 extreme rainfall over Kerala using WRF model, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 151(1), 619-633, doi:

Thoppil, P. G. (2023), Enhanced phytoplankton bloom triggered by atmospheric high-pressure systems over the Northern Arabian Sea, Scientific Reports, 13(1), 769, doi:

Vazquez, H. J., G. Gopalakrishnan, and J. Sheinbaum (2023), Impact of Yucatan Channel Subsurface Velocity Observations on the Gulf of Mexico State Estimates, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 53(1), 361-385, doi:

Vilela-Silva, F., I. C. A. Silveira, D. C. Napolitano, P. W. M. Souza-Neto, T. C. Biló, and A. Gangopadhyay (2023), On the Deep Western Boundary Current Separation and Anticyclone Genesis off Northeast Brazil, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 128(1), e2022JC019168, doi:

Wang, H., Z. You, H. Guo, W. Zhang, P. Xu, and K. Ren (2023), Quality Assessment of Sea Surface Salinity from Multiple Ocean Reanalysis Products, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 11(1), doi:

Wang, Y., Z. Xu, Q. Li, Z. Chen, J. You, B. Yin, and R. Robertson (2023), Observed internal tides in the deep northwestern Pacific by argo floats, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 207, 105248, doi:

Wang, Y., J. Zhang, J. Yu, Q. Wu, and D. Sun (2023), Anticyclonic mesoscale eddy induced mesopelagic biomass hotspot in the oligotrophic ocean, J. Mar. Syst., 237, 103831, doi:

Wei, Y., R. Ding, D. Huang, J. Xuan, H. Li, J. Zhang, X. Ma, F. Zhou, and J. Chen (2023), The Weakened Upwelling at the Upstream Kuroshio in the East China Sea Induced Extensive Sea Surface Warming, Geophys. Res. Lett., 50(1), e2022GL101835, doi:

Wick, G. A., D. L. Jackson, and S. L. Castro (2023), Assessing the ability of satellite sea surface temperature analyses to resolve spatial variability – The northwest tropical Atlantic ATOMIC region, Remote Sens. Environ., 284, 113377, doi:

Wong, A. P. S., J. Gilson, and C. Cabanes (2023), Argo salinity: bias and uncertainty evaluation, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 15(1), 383-393, doi:

Wyatt, A. S. J., J. J. Leichter, L. Washburn, L. Kui, P. J. Edmunds, and S. C. Burgess (2023), Hidden heatwaves and severe coral bleaching linked to mesoscale eddies and thermocline dynamics, Nature Communications, 14(1), 25, doi:

Xia, C., H. LÜ, H. Shen, S. Muhammad I, and X. Ding (2023), What happened around an inverted V-shaped track turning of the tropical cyclone Madi?, Journal of Sea Research, 191, 102324, doi:

Zhang, J., and C. Wang (2023), Zonal current structure of the Indian Ocean in CMIP6 models, Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 208, 105260, doi:

Zhang, L., Y. Zhang, and X. Yin (2023), Aquarius sea surface salinity retrieval in coastal regions based on deep neural networks, Remote Sens. Environ., 284, 113357, doi:

 Zhang, T., et al. (2023), Environmental impacts of three Asian dust events in the northern China and the northwestern Pacific in spring 2021, Science of The Total Environment, 859, 160230, doi:

Zhang, Y., Y. Liu, S. Guan, Q. Wang, W. Zhao, and J. Tian (2023), Sudden Track Turning of Typhoon Prapiroon (2012) Enhanced the Upper Ocean Response, Remote Sensing, 15(2), doi:

Zhang, Z., Y. Zheng, and H. Li (2023), Imprints of tropical cyclone on three-dimensional structural characteristics of mesoscale oceanic eddies, Frontiers in Earth Science, 10, doi:

Zhang, Z., and W. Zhou (2023), Impact of Saharan dust on landfalling North Atlantic tropical cyclones over North America in September, Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Letters, 16(1), 100276, doi:

Zhao, R., X.-H. Zhu, C. Zhang, H. Zheng, Z.-N. Zhu, Q. Ren, Y. Liu, F. Nan, and F. Yu (2023), Summer Anticyclonic Eddies Carrying Kuroshio Waters Observed by a Large CPIES Array West of the Luzon Strait, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 53(1), 341-359, doi:

Zhao, Z., W. Wu, M. Wang, and Y. Du (2023), Circulation structure and dynamic characteristics of Western Tropical Indian Ocean associated with monsoon transitions, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 191, 103943, doi: