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Publications using data from MVCO


McCarthy, S.C., Gould, Jr., R.W., Richman, J., Kearney, C.and Lawson , A., Impact of Aerosol Model Selection on Water-Leaving Radiance Retrievals from Satellite Ocean Color Imagery: Remote Sens. 2012, 4, 3638-3665; doi:10.3390/rs4123638: Remote Sensing ISSN 2072-4292: www.mdpi.com/journal/remotesensing

Sherwood, C.R., Dickhudt, P.J., Martini, M.A., Montgomery, E.T., and Boss, E.S., 2012, Profile measurements and data From the 2011 Optics, Acoustics, and Stress In Situ (OASIS) project at the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1178, at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1178/.


Cardenas, M. B. and H. Jiang (2011). Wave-driven porewater and solute circulation through rippled elastic sediment under highly transient forcing. Limnology & Oceanography: Fluids & Environments 1: 23-37. DOI: 10.1215/21573698-1151658.

Fewings, M. R. and S. J. Lentz (2011). Summertime cooling of the shallow continental shelf. Journal of Geophysical Reserch 116(C7): C07015. DOI: 10.1029/2010jc006744.

Ganju, N. K., S. J. Lentz, A. R. Kirincich and J. T. Farrar (2011). Complex mean circulation over the inner shelf south of Martha's Vineyard revealed by observations and a high-resolution model. Journal of Geophysical Research 116: C10036. DOI: 10.1029/2011JC007035.

Hill, P. S., E. Boss, J. P. Newgard, B. A. Law and T. G. Milligan (2011). Observations of the sensitivity of beam attenuation to particle size in a coastal bottom boundary layer. Journal of Geophysical Reserach 116(C2): C02023. DOI: 10.1029/2010jc006539.

Jamet, C., H. Loisel, C. P. Kuchinke, K. Ruddick, G. Zibordi and H. Feng (2011). Comparison of three SeaWiFS atmospheric correction algorithms for turbid waters using AERONET-OC measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment 115(8): 1955-1965. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.03.018.

Kirincich, A. R. and J. H. Rosman (2011). A comparison of methods for estimating Reynolds stress from ADCP measurements in wavy environments. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 28(11): 1539-1553. DOI: 10.1175/jtech-d-11-00001.1.

Kukulka, T., A. J. Plueddemann, J. H. Trowbridge and P. P. Sullivan (2011). The influence of crosswind tidal currents on Langmuir circulation in a shallow ocean. Journal of Geophysical Reserach 116(C8): C08005. DOI: 10.1029/2011jc006971.
Skarke, A. and A. C. Trembanis (2011). Parameterization of bedform morphology and defect density with fingerprint analysis techniques. Continental Shelf Research 31(16): 1688-1700. DOI: 10.1016/j.csr.2011.07.009.

Wang, J., Q. Zhao, S. Yang, Y. Qiao and S. Cui (2011). A new method for improving the retrieved aerosol fine-mode fraction from MODIS over ocean. International Journal of Remote Sensing 33(8): 2551-2562. DOI: 10.1080/01431161.2011.616553.


Fewings, M. R. and S. J. Lentz (2010). Momentum balances on the inner continental shelf at Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory. Journal of Geophysical Reserach 115(C12023): 15pp. DOI: 10.1029/2009JC005578
Ganju, N. K. and C. R. Sherwood (2010). Effect of roughness formulation on the performance of a coupled wave, hydrodynamic, and sediment transport model. Ocean Modelling 33(3-4): 299-313. DOI: 10.1016/j.ocemod.2010.03.003.

Mahrt, L. (2010). Surface Wind Direction Variability. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 50(1): 144-152. DOI: 10.1175/2010jamc2560.1.

Nilsson, E. O., A. Rutgersson and P. P. Sullivan (2010). Flux attenuation due to sensor displacement over sea. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 27(5): 856-868. DOI: 10.1175/2010jtecha1388.1.

Slade, W. H., E. Boss, G. Dall'Olmo, M. R. Langner, J. Loftin, M. J. Behrenfeld, C. Roesler and T. K. Westberry (2010). Underway and moored methods for improving accuracy in measurement of spectral particulate absorption and attenuation. Journal of the American Meteorological Society 27(10): 1733 - 1746. DOI: 10.1175/2010JTECHO755.1.

Sosik, H. M., R. J. Olson and E. V. Armbrust (2010). Flow Cytometry in Phytoplankton Research. In:  Chlorophyll a Fluorescence in Aquatic Sciences: Methods and Applications. [eds]D. J. Suggett, O. Prášil and M. A. Borowitzka, Springer Netherlands. Developments in Applied Phycology 4: 171-185.

Vickers, D. and L. Mahrt (2010). Sea-surface roughness lengths in the midlatitude coastal zone. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 136(649): 1089-1093. DOI: 10.1002/qj.617.


Boss, E., W. H. Slade, M. Behrenfeld and G. Dall'Olmo (2009). Acceptance angle effects on the beam attenuation in the ocean. Optics Express 17(3): 1535-1550.

Gerbi, G. P., J. H. Trowbridge, E. A. Terray, A. J. Plueddemann and T. Kukulka (2009). Observations of turbulence in the ocean surface boundary layer : energetics and transport. Journal of Physical Oceanography 39: 1077-1096. DOI: 10.1175/2008JPO4044.1.

Hong, X. D., P. J. Martin, S. P. Wang and C. Rowley (2009). High SST variability south of Martha's Vineyard: Observation and modeling study. Journal of Marine Systems 78(1): 59-76. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2009.03.001.

Kelly, M., J. C. Wyngaard and P. P. Sullivan (2009). Application of a subfilter-scale flux model over the ocean using OHATS field data. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 66(10): 3217-3225. DOI: 10.1175/2009jas2903.1.

Kirincich, A. R., S. J. Lentz and G. P. Gerbi (2009). Calculating Reynolds stresses from ADCP measurements in the presence of surface gravity waves using the cospectra-fit method. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 27(5): 889-907. DOI: 10.1175/2009jtecho682.1.

Moore, C., A. Barnard, P. Fietzek, M. R. Lewis, H. M. Sosik, S. White and O. Zielinski (2009). Optical tools for ocean monitoring and research. Ocean Science 5(4): 661-684. DOI: 10.5194/os-5-661-2009.

Sieracki, M. E., M. Benfield, A. Hanson, C. Davis, C. H. Pilskaln, D. Checkley, H. M. Sosik, C. Ashjian, P. Culverhouse, R. Cowen, R. Lopes, W. Balch and X. Irigoien (2009). Optical plankton imaging and analysis systems for ocean observation. OceanObs’09. Venice, Italy. OceanObs’09: p. 11.

Zibordi, G., B. Holben, I. Slutsker, D. Giles, D. D'Alimonte, F. Melin, J. F. Berthon, D. Vandemark, H. Feng, G. Schuster, B. E. Fabbri, S. Kaitala and J. Seppala (2009). AERONET-OC: A network for the validation of ocean color primary products. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 26(8): 1634-1651. DOI: 10.1175/2009JTECHO654.1.


Cardenas, M. B., P. L. M. Cook, H. S. Jiang and P. Traykovski (2008). Constraining denitrification in permeable wave-influenced marine sediment using linked hydrodynamic and biogeochemical modeling. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 275(1-2): 127-137. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2008.08.016.

Feng, H., D. Vandemark, J. W. Campbell and B. N. Holben (2008). Evaluation of MODIS ocean colour products at a northeast United States coast site near the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory. International Journal of Remote Sensing 29(15): 4479-4497.

Fewings, M., S. J. Lentz and J. Fredericks (2008). Observations of cross-shelf flow driven by cross-shelf winds on the inner continental shelf. Journal of Physical Oceanography 38(11): 2358-2378. DOI: 10.1175/2008JPO3990.1.

Gerbi, G. P., J. H. Trowbridge, J. B. Edson, A. J. Plueddemann, E. A. Terray and J. J. Fredericks (2008). Measurements of momentum and heat transfer across the air-sea interface. Journal of Physical Oceanography 38(5): 1054-1072. DOI: 10.1175/2007JPO3739.1.

Lentz, S. J. (2008). Seasonal variations in the circulation over the Middle Atlantic Bight continental shelf. Journal of Physical Oceanography 38(7): 1486-1500. DOI: 10.1175/2007jpo3767.1.

Lentz, S. J., M. Fewings, P. Howd, J. Fredericks and K. Hathaway (2008). Observations and a model of undertow over the inner continental shelf. Journal of Physical Oceanography 38(11): 2341-2357. DOI: 10.1175/2008JPO3986.1.

Pan, Y., W. Sha, S. Zhu and S. Ge (2008). A new parameterization scheme for sea surface aerodynamic roughness. Progress in Natural Science 18(11): 1365-1373. DOI: 10.1016/j.pnsc.2008.05.006.

Sosik, H. M. (2008). Characterizing seawater constituents from optical properties. Real-time coastal observing systems for ecosystem dynamics and harmful algal blooms: Theory, instrumentation and modelling. B. M., C. S. Roesler and J. J. Cullen, UNESCO. 281-329.

Sullivan, P. P., J. B. Edson, T. Hristov and J. C. McWilliams (2008). Large-eddy simulations and observations of atmospheric marine boundary layers above nonequilibrium surface waves. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 65(4): 1225-1245. DOI: 10.1175/2007jas2427.1.


Arey, J. S., R. K. Nelson, D. L. Plata and C. M. Reddy (2007). Disentangling oil weathering using GC×GC. 2. mass transfer calculations. Environmental Science & Technology 41(16): 5747-5755. DOI: 10.1021/es070006p.

Boyle, J. P. (2007). Field results from a second-generation ocean/lake surface contact heat flux, solar irradiance, and temperature measurement instrument - The multisensor float. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 24(5): 856-876. DOI: 10.1175/Jtech1898.1.

Bradley, J., S. Griffin, M. Thiele, M. D. Richardson and P. D. Thorne (2007). An acoustic-instrumented mine for studying subsequent burial. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, 32(1): 64-77.

Edson, J., T. Crawford, J. Crescenti, T. Farrar, N. Frew, G. Gerbi, C. Helmis, T. Hristov, D. Khelif, A. Jessup, H. Jonsson, M. Li, L. Mahrt, W. McGillis, A. Plueddemann, L. Shen, E. Skyllingstad, T. Stanton, P. Sullivan, J. Sun, J. Trowbridge, D. Vickers, S. Wang, Q. Wang, R. Weller, J. Wilkin, A. J. Williams, D. K. P. Yue and C. Zappa (2007). The coupled boundary layers and air-sea transfer experiment in low winds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 88(3): 341-+. DOI: 10.1175/Bams-88-3-341.

Elmore, P. A. R., M.D. ; Wilkens, R.H. (2007). Exercising a deterministic mine burial prediction system for impact and scour burial using operational data sets. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 273 - 283. DOI: 10.1109/JOE.2007.890989.

Farrar, J. T., C. Zappa, J., R. Weller, A. and A. T. Jessup (2007). Sea surface temperature signatures of oceanic internal waves in low winds. Journal of Geophysical Reserach 112: C06014. DOI: 10.1029/2006JC003947.

Hatton, K. A., D. L. Foster, P. Traykovski and H. D. Smith (2007). Numerical simulations of the flow and sediment transport regimes surrounding a short cylinder. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 249-259. DOI: 10.1109/Joe.2007.890986.

Jenkins, S. A., D. L. Inman, M. D. Richardson, T. F. Wever and J. Wasyl (2007). Scour and burial mechanics of objects in the nearshore. Ieee Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 78-90. DOI: 10.1109/JOE.2007.890946  
Lee, T., C.-L. Lin and C. A. Friehe (2007). Large-eddy simulation of air flow around a wall-mounted circular cylinder and a tripod tower. Journal of Turbulence: N29. DOI: 10.1080/14685240701383122.

Mahrt, L. (2007). The influence of nonstationarity on the turbulent flux–gradient relationship for stable stratification. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 125(2): 245-264. DOI: 10.1007/s10546-007-9154-0.

Mayer, L. A. R., R.; Glang, G.; Richardson, M.D.; Traykovski, P.; Trembanis, A.C. (2007). High-resolution mapping of mines and ripples at the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory Ieee Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 133 - 149 DOI: 10.1109/JOE.2007.890953.

Olson, R. J. and H. M. Sosik (2007). A submersible imaging-in-flow instrument to analyze nano-and microplankton: Imaging FlowCytobot. Limnology and Oceanography:Methods 5: 195-203.

Paul, J., C. Scholin, G. Van Den Engh and M. J. Perry (2007). In Situ Instrumentation. Oceanography 20(2): 70-78.

Sosik, H. M. and R. J. Olson (2007). Automated taxonomic classification of phytoplankton sampled with imaging-in-flow cytometry. Limnology and Oceanography:Methods 5: 204-216. DOI: 10.4319/lom.2007.5.204.

Traykovski, P. (2007). Observations of wave orbital scale ripples and a nonequilibrium time-dependent model. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans 112(C6). DOI: 10.1029/2006JC003811.

Traykovski, P., M. D. Richardson, L. A. Mayer and J. D. Irish (2007). Mine burial experiments at the Martha's vineyard coastal observatory. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 150-166. DOI: 10.1109/Joe.2007.890956.

Trembanis, A. C., C. T. Friedrichs, M. D. Richardson, P. Traykovski, P. A. Howd, P. A. Elmore and T. F. Wever (2007). Predicting seabed burial of cylinders by wave-induced scour: Application to the sandy inner shelf off Florida and Massachusetts. Ieee Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 167-183. DOI: 10.1109/Joe.2007.890958.

Vickers, D. and L. Mahrt (2007). Observations of the cross-wind velocity variance in the stable boundary layer. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 7(1): 55-71. DOI: 10.1007/s10652-006-9010-7.

Wever, T. F. and R. Luehder (2007). Mine burial observations during the 2003–2004 U.S. Office of Naval Research Experiment.  IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 184 - 190 DOI: 10.1109/JOE.2007.890964

Wolfson, M. L., D. F. Naar, P. A. Howd, S. D. Locker, B. T. Donahue, C. T. Friedrichs, A. C. Trembanis, M. D. Richardson and T. F. Wever (2007). Multibeam observations of mine burial near Clearwater, FL,including comparisons to predictions of wave-induced burial. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering 32(1): 103-118.


Goff, J. A., C. Jenkins and B. Calder (2006). Maximum a posteriori resampling of noisy, spatially correlated data. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 7(8): Q08003. DOI: 10.1029/2006gc001297.

McNeil, C. L., B. Ward, W. R. McGillis, M. D. DeGrandpre and L. Marcinowski (2006). Fluxes of N(2), O(2), and CO(2) in nearshore waters off Martha's Vineyard. Continental Shelf Research 26(11): 1281-1294. DOI: 10.1016/j.csr.2006.04.008.

Vickers, D. and L. Mahrt (2006). Evaluation of the air-sea bulk formula and sea-surface temperature variability from observations. Journal of Geophysical Research 111(C5): C05002. DOI: 10.1029/2005jc003323.

Vickers, D. and L. Mahrt (2006). A solution for flux contamination by mesoscale motions with very weak turbulence. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 118(3): 431-447. DOI: 10.1007/s10546-005-9003-y.

Wilkin, J. L. (2006). The summertime heat budget and circulation of southeast New England shelf waters. Journal of Physical Oceanography 36(11): 1997-2011. DOI: 10.1175/JPO2968.1.

Wilkin, J. L. and L. Lanerolle (2006). Ocean forecast and analysis models for coastal observatories. In:Ocean Weather Forecasting. [eds.]E. P. Chassignet and J. Verron, Springer Netherlands. 549-572.
Zibordi, G., B. Holben, S. B. Hooker, F. Melin, J.-F. Berthon, I. Slutsker, D. Giles, D. Vandemark, H. Feng, K. Rutledge, G. Schuster and A. Al Mandoos (2006). A network for standardized ocean color validation measurements. EOS 87(30).


Babin, M., J. C. Cullen, C. S. Roesler, P. L. Donaghay, G. J. Doucette, M. Kahru, M. R. Lewis, C. A. Scholin, M. E. Sieracki and H. M. Sosik (2005). New approaches and technologies for observing harmful algal blooms. Oceanography 18(2): 210-227.

Goff, J. A., L. A. Mayer, P. Traykovski, I. Buynevich, R. Wilkens, R. Raymond, G. Glang, R. L. Evans, H. Olson and C. Jenkins (2005). Detailed investigation of sorted bedforms, or "rippled scour depressions," within the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, Massachusetts. Continental Shelf Research 25(4): 461-484. DOI: 10.1016/j.csr.2004.09.019.

Preisig, J. (2005). Performance analysis of adaptive equalization for coherent acoustic communications in the time-varying ocean environment Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 118(1): 263-278. DOI: 10.1121/1.1907106.

Sun, J., S. P. Burns, D. Vandemark, M. A. Donelan, L. Mahrt, T. L. Crawford, T. H. C. Herbers, G. H. Crescenti and J. R. French (2005). Measurement of directional wave spectra using aircraft laser altimeters. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 22(7): 869-885. DOI: 10.1175/jtech1729.1.

Williams, A. J., E. A. Terray and A. T. Morrison (2005). Bottom stress measurements in shallow water under waves. Environmental research, engineering and management 32(2): 5-12.

Zappa, C. J. and A. T. Jessup (2005). High-resolution airborne infrared measurements of ocean skin temperature. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IEEE 2(2): 146-150.

Zemmelink, H. J., L. Houghton, S. M. Sievert, N. M. Frew and J. W. H. Dacey (2005). Gradients in dimethylsuffide, dimethylsulfoniopropionate, dimethylsulfoxide, and bacteria near the sea surface. Marine Ecology-Progress Series 295: 33-42. DOI: 10.3354/meps295033.
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Hintsa, E. J., G. P. Allsup, C. F. Eck, D. S. Hosom, M. J. Purcell, A. A. Roberts, D. R. Scott, E. R. Sholkovitz, W. T. Rawlins, P. A. Mulhall, K. Lightner, W. W. McMillan, J. Song and M. J. Newchurch (2004). New ozone measurement systems for autonomous operation on ocean buoys and towers. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 21(7): 1007-1016. DOI: 10.1175/1520-0426(2004)021<1007:nomsfa>2.0.co;2.

Vickers, D. and L. Mahrt (2004). Evaluating formulations of stable boundary layer height. Journal of Applied Meteorology 43(11): 1736-1749. DOI: 10.1175/jam2160.1.

Austin, T. C., J. B. Edson, W. R. McGillis, M. Purcell, R. A. Petitt, M. K. McElroy, C. W. Grant, J. Ware and S. K. Hurst (2002). A network-based telemetry architecture developed for the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering 27(2): 228-234.

Thesises using data from MVCO

Berg, A. (2004). The feasibility of SODAR wind profile measurements from an oceanographic buoy.  Master's thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. pp. 115 http://hdl.handle.net/1912/1618.

Crofoot, R. F. (2004). Investigations of scalar transfer coefficients in fog during the Coupled Boundary Layers and Air Sea Transfer Experiment : a case study.  Master's thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. pp. 72 http://hdl.handle.net/1912/2065.

Fewings, M. R. (2007). Cross-shelf circulation and momentum and heat balances over the inner continental shelf near Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.  Ph.D. thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. pp. 267 http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/42066.

Geer, T. (2004). Modeling and scaling of a wind/hydrogen system for Martha's Vineyard.  Master's thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. pp. 100 ftp://ftp.ecs.umass.edu/pub/rerl/outgoing/Hydrogen/TaylorGeer_Modeling%20and%20Scaling%20of%20a%20Wind-Hydrogen%20System.pdf.

Gerbi, G. P. (2008). Observations of turbulent fluxes and turbulence dynamics in the ocean surface boundary layer.  Ph.D. thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. pp. 119 http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/45778.

Gotowka, B. R. (2005). Analysis of 2-axis pencil beam sonar microbathymetric measurements of mine burial at the Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory.  Master's thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. pp. 98 http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/39174.

LaFerriere, A. B. (2011). K-distribution fading models for Bayesian estimation of an underwater acoustic channel.  Master's thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. pp. 114 http://hdl.handle.net/1912/4513.

Margelowsky, G. (2010). Numerical simulations of combined wave-current bottom boundary layers.  Master's thesis, University of New Hampshire. pp. 126 http://search.proquest.com/docview/852983910?accountid=27994.

Rapo, M. A. (2006). Error and uncertainty in estimates of Reynolds stress using ADCP in an energetic ocean state.  Master's thesis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. pp. 191 http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/39198.

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