List of publications using SIROCCO codes and products:

Trinh, N. B., Herrmann, M., Ulses, C., Marsaleix, P., Duhaut, T., To Duy, T., Estournel, C., and Shearman, R. K.: Studying multi-scale ocean dynamics and their contribution to water, heat and salt budgets in the South China Sea: evaluation of a high-resolution configuration of an online closed-budget hydrodynamical ocean model (SYMPHONIE version 249), EGUsphere [preprint],, 2023. Accepted.

Okpeitcha, O.V., Chaigneau, A., Morel, Y., Duhaut, T., Marsaleix, P., Rétif, F., Honfo, J., Stieglitz, T., Sohou, Z., Sintondji, L.O., Mama, D. (2024) Modeling seasonal salinity variations in a large West African lagoon (Nokoué, Benin): Major drivers and mechanisms, Regional Studies in Marine Science, 69, 103330, 2352-4855,

Ph. D. thesis 2023
Comby C. (2023). Vitesses verticales et dynamique océanique de fine échelle. Université Aix-Marseille, Marseille.

Kachelein, L. (2023). Bayesian Harmonic Analysis of Tidal and Wind-Driven Currents in the California Current System (Doctoral dissertation, University of California, San Diego). Nguyen, H. (2023). Air-sea interactions in Southeast Asia: Evaluating the impact of ENSO/ENSO Modoki on rainfall variability and characterizing historical and future surface air-sea heat exchanges. Ocean, Atmosphere. Université Paul Sabatier - Toulouse III. Habib, J. (2023). Study of the variability of planktonic ecosystems and biogeochemical cycles in the Levantine basin by 3D coupled hydrodynamic-biogeochemical modeling. Ocean, Atmosphere. Université Paul Sabatier - Toulouse III, 2023. English. ⟨NNT : 2023TOU30030⟩. ⟨tel-04213252⟩ 2023 Bendinger, A., Cravatte, S., Gourdeau, L., Brodeau, L., Albert, A., Tchilibou, M., Lyard, F., and Vic, C. (2023). Regional modeling of internal-tide dynamics around New Caledonia – Part 1: Coherent internal-tide characteristics and sea surface height signature, Ocean Sci., 19, 1315–1338, Carret, A., Birol, F., Estournel, C., and Zakardjian, B.: Assessing the capability of three different altimetry satellite missions to observe the Northern Current by using a high-resolution model ( 2023) Ocean Sci., 19, 903–921, Comby, C., Petrenko, A., Estournel, C., Marsaleix, P., Ulses, C., et al. (2023). Near Inertial Oscillations and Vertical Velocities Modulating Phytoplankton After a Storm in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Water Resources and Ocean Science, 12(2), 31-37. Ulses, C., Estournel, C., Marsaleix, P., Soetaert, K., Fourrier, M., Coppola, L., Lefèvre, D., Touratier, F., Goyet, C., Guglielmi, V., Kessouri, F., Testor, P., and Durrieu de Madron, X. (2023) Seasonal dynamics and annual budget of dissolved inorganic carbon in the northwestern Mediterranean deep-convection region, Biogeosciences, 20, 4683–4710, Habib, J., Ulses, C., Estournel, C., Fakhri, M., Marsaleix, P., Pujo-Pay, M., Fourrier, M., Coppola, L., Mignot, A., Mortier, L., and Conan, P. (2023) Seasonal and interannual variability of the pelagic ecosystem and of the organic carbon budget in the Rhodes Gyre (eastern Mediterranean): influence of winter mixing, Biogeosciences, 20, 3203–3228, Nguyen-Duy T., Ayoub N.K., De-Mey-Frémaux P., Ngo-Duc T. (2023). How sensitive is a simulated river plume to uncertainties in wind forcing? A case study for the Red River plume (Vietnam), Ocean Modelling, 186,102256, 1463-5003, Moullec F, Barrier N, Guilhaumon F, Peck MA, Ulses C, Shin YJ (2023) Rebuilding Mediterranean marine resources under climate change. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 708:1-20.htttps:// Toublanc, F., Ayoub, N. K., & Marsaleix, P. (2023). On the role of wind and tides in shaping the Gironde River plume (Bay of Biscay). Continental Shelf Research, 253, 104891.
Vissenaekens, E., Guizien, K., Durrieu de Madron, X., Pairaud, I., Leredde, Y., Puig, P., Bourrin, F. (2023). Accuracy of high resolution coastal flow speed simulations during and outside of wind, wave and stratification events (Gulf of Lion, NW Mediterranean), Journal of Marine Systems, 239,
Estournel, C., Mikolajczak, G., Ulses, C., Bourrin, F., Canals, M., Charmasson, S., Doxaran, D., Duhaut, T., Durrieu de Madron, X., Marsaleix, P., Palanques, A., Puig, P., Radakovitch, O., Sanchez-Vidal, A., Verney, R. (2023). Sediment dynamics in the Gulf of Lion (NW Mediterranean Sea) during two autumn–winter periods with contrasting meteorological conditions. Progress in Oceanography, 210, 102942. Herrmann, M., To Duy, T., & Estournel, C. (2023). Intraseasonal variability of the South Vietnam Upwelling, South China Sea: influence of atmospheric forcing and ocean intrinsic variability. Ocean Sci., 19, 453-467, Ph. D. thesis 2022 To Duy T. Variabilité interannuelle et intrasaisonnière de l'Upwelling du Sud Vietnam : le rôle du forçage atmosphérique haute fréquence, de la dynamique océanique hauturière et côtière et de la variabilité intrinsèque océanique (2022), Thèse de doctorat, Université Toulouse 3, Océan, Atmosphère, Climat, Nguyen Duy T. Étude du panache du fleuve Rouge dans le golfe du Tonkin à partir d'une analyse en clusters et de simulations d'ensemble (2022). Thèse de doctorat, Université Toulouse 3, Océan, Atmosphère, Climat - 2022 Fourrier, M., Coppola, L., D’Ortenzio, F., Migon, C., & Gattuso, J.-P. (2022). Impact of intermittent convection in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea on oxygen content, nutrients, and the carbonate system. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 127, e2022JC018615. Gentil, M., Estournel, C., de Madron, X. D., Many, G., Miles, T., Marsaleix, P., ... & Bourrin, F. (2022). Sediment dynamics on the outer-shelf of the Gulf of Lions during a storm: An approach based on acoustic glider and numerical modeling. Continental Shelf Research, 240, 104721. Duy, T. T., Herrmann, M., Estournel, C., Marsaleix, P., Duhaut, T., Hong, L. B., & Bich, N. T. (2022). The role of wind, mesoscale dynamics, and coastal circulation in the interannual variability of the South Vietnam Upwelling, South China Sea–answers from a high-resolution ocean model. Ocean Science, 18(4), 1131-1161. Dominguez-Carrió, C., Riera, J. L., Robert, K., Zabala, M., Requena, S., Gori, A., ... & Gili, J. M. (2022). Diversity, structure and spatial distribution of megabenthic communities in Cap de Creus continental shelf and submarine canyon (NW Mediterranean). Progress in Oceanography, 208, 102877. Barbot, S., Lagarde, M., Lyard, F., Marsaleix, P., Lherminier, P., & Jeandel, C. (2022). Internal tides responsible for lithogenic inputs along the Iberian continental slope. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 127, e2022JC018816. Tran M.C., A. Sentchev, S. Berti, N.K. Ayoub, T. Nguyen-Duy, Nguyen Kim Cuong, 2022. Assessment of relative dispersion in the Gulf of Tonkin using numerical modeling and HF radar observations of surface currents, Continental Shelf Research, Volume 245, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2022.104784.
Ph. D. thesis 2021

Lisa Weiss, Evaluation des apports fluviaux de microplastiques et modélisation de leur dispersion en mer Méditerranée (Ph.D. 2021), Université de Perpignan. Prix Henri GAUSSEN, Académie des sciences, inscriptions et belles-lettres de Toulouse. Simon Barbot, Realistic internal tides modeling: surface signature, variability and energy budget (Ph.D. 2021). Université de Toulouse 3


Bosse, A., Testor, P., Damien, P., Estournel, C., Marsaleix, P., Mortier, L., … & Taillandier, V. (2021). Wind-Forced Submesoscale Symmetric Instability around Deep Convection in the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea. Fluids, 6(3), 123.

Barbot, S., Lyard, F., Tchilibou, M., & Carrere, L. (2021). Background stratification impacts on internal tide generation and abyssal propagation in the western equatorial Atlantic and the Bay of Biscay. Ocean Science, 17(6), 1563-1583.

Dieng, H. B., Dadou, I., Léger, F., Morel, Y., Jouanno, J., Lyard, F., & Allain, D. (2021). Sea level anomalies using altimetry, model and tide gauges along the african coasts in the eastern tropical atlantic ocean: Inter-comparison and temporal variability. Advances in Space Research, 68(2), 534-552.

Barbot, S., Lagarde, M., Lyard, F. H., Marsaleix, P., Lherminier, P., & Jeandel, C. (2021). Internal tides responsible for lithogenic inputs along the Iberian continental slope. ESSOAR/Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans.

Vervatis, V. D., De Mey-Frémaux, P., Ayoub, N., Karagiorgos, J., Ghantous, M., Kailas, M., … & Sofianos, S. (2021). Assessment of a regional physical–biogeochemical stochastic ocean model. Part 1: Ensemble generation. Ocean Modelling, 160, 101781.

Vervatis, V. D., De Mey-Frémaux, P., Ayoub, N., Karagiorgos, J., Ciavatta, S., Brewin, R. J., & Sofianos, S. (2021). Assessment of a regional physical–biogeochemical stochastic ocean model. Part 2: Empirical consistency. Ocean Modelling, 160, 101770.

Nguyen-Duy T, Ayoub NK, Marsaleix P, Toublanc F, De Mey-Frémaux P, Piton V, Herrmann M, Duhaut T, Tran MC and Ngo-Duc T, 2021. Variability of the Red River Plume in the Gulf of Tonkin as Revealed by Numerical Modeling and Clustering Analysis. Front. Mar. Sci. 8:772139. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2021.772139, ⟨hal-03441704⟩

Many, G., Ulses, C., Estournel, C., & Marsaleix, P. (2021). Particulate organic carbon dynamics in the Gulf of Lion shelf (NW Mediterranean) using a coupled hydrodynamic–biogeochemical model. Biogeosciences, 18(19), 5513-5538.

Estournel, C., Marsaleix, P., Ulses, C. (2021) A new assessment of the circulation of Atlantic and Intermediate Waters in the Eastern Mediterranean, Progress in Oceanography, 198, 102673, ISSN 0079-6611,

Piton, V., Herrmann, M., Marsaleix, P., Duhaut, T., Trinh Bich Ngoc, Manh Cuong Tran, Shearman, K., Ouillon, S. (2021). Influence of winds, geostrophy and typhoons on the seasonal variability of the circulation in the Gulf of Tonkin: A high-resolution 3D regional modeling study. Regional Studies in Marine Science, 45.

Lyard, F., Allain, D., Cancet, M., Carrère, L, Picot N., 2021. FES2014 global ocean tides atlas: design and performances, Ocean Sci., 17, 1–35, 2021,

Friedland R, Macias D, Cossarini G, Daewel U, Estournel C, Garcia-Gorriz E, Grizzetti B, Grégoire M, Gustafson B, Kalaroni S, Kerimoglu O, Lazzari P, Lenhart H, Lessin G, Maljutenko I, Miladinova S, Muller-Karulis B, Neumann T, Parn O, Pätsch J, Piroddi C, Raudsepp U, Schrum C, Stegert C, Stips A, Tsiaras K, Ulses C and Vandenbulcke L (2021) Effects of Nutrient Management Scenarios on Marine Eutrophication Indicators: A Pan-European, Multi-Model Assessment in Support of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive. Front. Mar. Sci. 8:596126. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2021.596126

Ulses, C., Estournel, C., Fourrier, M., Coppola, L., Kessouri, F., Lefèvre, D., and Marsaleix, P.: Oxygen budget of the north-western Mediterranean deep- convection region, Biogeosciences, 18, 937–960,, 2021.

Carrere, L., Arbic, B.K., Dushaw, B., Egbert, G., Erofeeva, S., Lyard, F. et al. (2021). Accuracy assessment of global internal-Tide models using satellite altimetry. Ocean Science, 17 (1), 147-180.


Piton, V., Herrmann, M., Lyard, F., Marsaleix, P., Duhaut, T., Allain, D., and Ouillon, S.: Sensitivity study on the main tidal constituents of the Gulf of Tonkin by using the frequency-domain tidal solver in T-UGOm, Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 1583–1607,, 2020.

Dominguez-Carrió C., Sanchez-Vidal A., Estournel C., Corbera G., Riera J.L., Orejas C., Canals M, Gili J.M., 2020. Seafloor litter sorting in different domains of Cap de Creus continental shelf and submarine canyon (NW Mediterranean Sea), Marine Pollution Bulletin, Volume 161, Part B.

Pineau-Guillou L., M.-N. Bouin, F. Ardhuin, F. Lyard, J.R. Bidlot, B. Chapron, Impact of wave-dependent stress on storm surge simulations in the North Sea: Ocean model evaluation against in situ and satellite observations, Ocean Modelling, 154, 2020,

Tchilibou, M., Gourdeau, L., Lyard, F., Morrow, R., Koch Larrouy, A., Allain, D., and Djath, B.: Internal tides in the Solomon Sea in contrasted ENSO conditions, Ocean Sci., 16, 615–635,, 2020.

Mikolajczak, G., Estournel, C., Ulses, C., Marsaleix, P., Bourrin, F., Martin, J. , Pairaud, I., Puig, P. , Leredde, Y., Many, G. et al. Impact of storms on residence times and export of coastal waters during a mild autumn/winter period in the Gulf of Lion. Continental Shelf Research, 207, 104192, DOI: 10.1016/j.csr.2020.104192

Caillibotte, R., Leredde, Y., Vidussi, F., Ulses, C., ; Marsaleix, P., ; Estournel, C., Mostajir, B. (2020) Impact of oysters as top predators on microbial food web dynamics: a modelling approach with parameter optimization. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 641, 79-100, DOI: 10.3354/meps13319

Bejannin Simon, Tamborski Joseph James, van Beek Pieter, Souhaut Marc, Stieglitz Thomas, Radakovitch Olivier, Claude Christelle, Conan Pascal, Pujo-Pay Mireille, Crispi Olivier, Le Roy Emilie, Estournel Claude, 2020. Nutrient Fluxes Associated With Submarine Groundwater Discharge From Karstic Coastal Aquifers (Côte Bleue, French Mediterranean Coastline). Frontiers in Environmental Science, 7, 205.

Ghantous M., Ayoub N., De Mey-Frémaux P., Vervatis V., Marsaleix P. (2020). Ensemble downscaling of a regional ocean model, Ocean Modelling, 145, 10.1016/j.ocemod.2019.101511


Sprintall J., Gordon A. L., Wijffels S. E., Feng M., Hu S. J., Koch Larrouy Ariane, Phillips H., Nugroho D., Napitu A., Pujiana K., Susanto R. D., Sloyan B., Yuan D. L., Riama N. F., Siswanto S., Kuswardani A., Arifin Z., Wahyudi A. J., Zhou H., Nagai T., Ansong J. K., Bourdalle-Badie R., Chanuts J., Lyard F., Arbic B. K., Ramdhani A., Setiawan A. (2019). Detecting change in the Indonesian Seas [+ Corrigendum art. no 549, 3 p.]. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6 (art. no 257), art. 257 [24 p.+ Corrigendum art. no 549, 3 p.]

Moullec, F.,  Velez, L. Verley, P., Barrier N., Ulses C., Carbonara P. Esteban A., Follesa M. Gristina M., Jadaud A., Ligas A., Diaz E., Maiorano P., Peristeraki P., Spedicato M.T., Thasitis I., Valls M., Guilhaumon F., Shin Y.-J. (2019). Capturing the big picture of Mediterranean marine biodiversity with an end-to-end model of climate and fishing impacts. Progress in Oceanography. 102179. 10.1016/j.pocean.2019.102179.

Moullec F., Barrier N., Drira S., Guilhaumon F., Marsaleix P., Somot S., Ulses C., Velez L., Shin Y.-J., 2019. An End-to-End Model Reveals Losers and Winners in a Warming Mediterranean Sea, Frontiers in Marine Science, 6, 345, 10.3389/fmars.2019.00345

Banaru, D., Diaz, F., & Verley, Philippe & Campbell, Rose & Navarro, Jonathan & Yohia, Christophe & Oliveros-Ramos, Ricardo & Mellon-Duval, Capucine & Shin, Yunne-Jai. (2019). Implementation of an end-to-end model of the Gulf of Lions ecosystem (NW Mediterranean Sea). I. Parameterization, calibration and evaluation. Ecological Modelling. 401. 1-19. 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2019.03.005.

Chevalier, L, Desroches, D, Laignel, B, Fjortoft, R,Turki, I, Allain, D, Lyard, F, Blumstein, D, Salameh, E, 2019. High-Resolution SWOT Simulations of the Macrotidal Seine Estuary in Different Hydrodynamic Conditions, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 16, 1, 5-9, DOI:10.1109/LGRS.2018.2862470

Marsaleix P., H. Michaud, C. Estournel, 2019. 3D phase-resolved wave modelling with a non-hydrostatic ocean circulation model, Ocean Modelling, 136, 28-50.

Seyfried, L., Estournel, C., Marsaleix, P., Richard, E., 2019. Dynamics of the North Balearic Front during an autumn tramontane and mistral storm: air–sea coupling processes and stratification budget diagnostic. Ocean Sci., 15, 179-198,


Ondoa G. A., Onguéné R., Eyango M. T., Duhaut T., Mama C., Angnuureng D. C., Almar R., 2018. Assessment of the Evolution of Cameroon Coastline: An Overview from 1986 to 2015. Journal of Coastal Research 016.1

Rosat, S.; Hinderer, J., 2018. Limits of Detection of Gravimetric Signals on Earth. Scientific Reports, 8, 15324

Rosat, S.; Escot, B.; Hinderer, J.; et al., 2018. Analyses of a 426-Day Record of Seafloor Gravity and Pressure Time Series in the North Sea. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 175, 5, 1793-1804.

Cretaux, JF, Berge-Nguyen, M, Calmant, S, Jamangulova, N, Satylkanov, R, Lyard, F Perosanz, F , Verron, J, Montazem, AS, Le Guilcher, G et al., 2018. Absolute Calibration or Validation of the Altimeters on the Sentinel-3A and the Jason-3 over Lake Issykkul (Kyrgyzstan), Remote Sensing, 10, 11, 10.3390/rs10111679.

Tchilibou, M, Gourdeau, L, Morrow, R, Serazin, G, Djath, B, Lyard, F, 2018. Spectral signatures of the tropical Pacific dynamics from model and altimetry: a focus on the meso-/submesoscale range. Ocean Science, 14, 5, 1283-1301, 10.5194/os-14-1283-2018.

Auclair, F., Bordois, L., Dossmann, Y., Duhaut, T., Paci, A., Ulses, C., Nguyen, C., 2018. A non-hydrostatic non-Boussinesq algorithm for free-surface ocean modelling. Ocean Modelling, 132, 12–29.

Cancet, M, Andersen, OB, Lyard, F, Cotton, D, Benveniste, J, 2018. Advances in Space Research, 62, 6, 1324-1343, DOI: 10.1016/j.asr.2018.01.007

Padron M., Costantini F., Baksay S., Bramanti L., Guizien K. (2018) Passive larval transport explains contemporary gene flow in a Mediterranean gorgonian. Coral reefs. 018-1674-1

Briton F, Cortese D, Duhaut T, Guizien K. High‐resolution modelling of ocean circulation can reveal retention spots important for biodiversity conservation. Aquatic Conserv: Mar Freshw Ecosyst. 2018;1–12. 2901

Kessouri, F., Ulses, C., Estournel, C., Marsaleix, P., D’Ortenzio, F., Severin, T., et al. (2018). Vertical mixing effects on phytoplankton dynamics and organic carbon export in the western Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123. 2016JC012669

Chevalier L., B. Laignel, I. Turki, F. Lyard, and C. Lion, 2018. Time variability of hydrodynamics and potential use of surface water and ocean topography mission in estuarine macrotidal system: example  of  Seine  estuary,  Journal  of  Applied  Remote  Sensing  12(3).

Nugroho, Dwiyoga; Koch-Larrouy, Ariane; Gaspar, Philippe; Lyard, F; Reffray, G; Tranchant, B, 2018. Modelling explicit tides in the Indonesian seas: An important process for surface sea water properties, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 131, 7-18. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.06.033

Zawadzki, L ; Ablain, M; Carrere, L; Ray, RD; Zelensky, NP; Lyard, F; Guillot, A ; Picot, N, 2018. Investigating the 59-Day Error Signal in the Mean Sea Level Derived From TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1, and Jason-2 Data With FES and GOT Ocean Tide Models. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 56, 6, 3244-3255, DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2018.2796630

Toublanc F., N.K. Ayoub, F. Lyard, P. Marsaleix, D.J. Allain, Tidal downscaling from the open ocean to the coast: a new approach applied to the Bay of Biscay, Ocean Modelling, Volume 124, April 2018, Pages 16-32, ISSN 1463-5003, ocemod.2018.02.001.


Costa A, Petrenko AA, Guizien K, Doglioli AM (2017) On the calculation of betweenness centrality in marine connectivity studies using transfer probabilities. PLoS ONE 12(12): e0189021.

Seyfried L., Patrick Marsaleix, Evelyne Richard, and Claude Estournel, 2017. Modelling deep-water formation in the north-west Mediterranean Sea with a new air–sea coupled model: sensitivity to turbulent flux parameterizations Ocean Sci., 13, 1093-1112,

Voldoire Aurore, Bertrand Decharme, Joris Pianezze, Cindy Lebeaupin Brossier, Florence Sevault, Léo Seyfried, Valérie Garnier, Soline Bielli, Sophie Valcke, Antoinette Alias , Mickael Accensi, Fabrice Ardhuin, Marie-Noëlle Bouin, Véronique Ducrocq, Stéphanie Faroux, Hervé Giordani, Fabien Léger, Patrick Marsaleix, Romain Rainaud, Jean-Luc Redelsperger, Evelyne Richard, and Sébastien Riette. SURFEX v8.0 interface with OASIS3-MCT to couple atmosphere with hydrology, ocean, waves and sea-ice models, from coastal to global scales. Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 4207–4227, 2017

Kessouri, Fayçal, Caroline Ulses, Claude Estournel, Patrick Marsaleix, Tatiana Severin, Mireille Pujo-Pay, Jocelyne Caparros, Patrick Raimbault , Orens Pasqueron de Fommervault, Fabrizio D’Ortenzio, Vincent Taillandier, Pierre Testor, Pascal Conan, 2017. Nitrogen and phosphorus budgets in the Northwestern Mediterranean deep convection region. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.

Korablina, A. D.; Kondrin, A. T.; Arkhipkin, V. S., 2017. Numerical simulations and statistics of surges in the White and Barents seas, Russian Journal of Earth Siences, 17, 4, ES4004.

Costa, Andrea, Andrea M. Doglioli, Patrick Marsaleix, Anne A. Petrenko, 2017. Comparison of in situ microstructure measurements to different turbulence closure schemes in a 3-D numerical ocean circulation model. Ocean Modelling.

Rogé M., Morrow R., Ubelmann C., Dibarboure G., 2017. Using a dynamical advection to reconstruct a part of the SSH evolution in the context of SWOT, application to the Mediterranean Sea. Ocean Dynamics, 67, 1047–1066.

Bauer R. K., Fromentin J.M., Demarcq H., Bonhommeau S., 2017. Habitat use, vertical and horizontal behaviour of Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) in the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea in relation to oceanographic conditions. Deep-Sea Research Part II 141, 248–261.

Caniaux, G., L. Prieur, H. Giordani, and J.-L. Redelsperger (2017), An inverse method to derive surface fluxes from the closure of oceanic heat and water budgets: Application to the north-western Mediterranean Sea, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, 2884–2908,

Herrmann, M., P.-A. Auger, C. Ulses, and C. Estournel (2017), Long-term monitoring of ocean deep convection using multisensors altimetry and ocean color satellite data, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, 1457–1475, doi:10.1002/2016JC011833.

Damien, P., Bosse, A., Testor, P., Marsaleix, P. and Estournel, C. (2017), Modeling postconvective submesoscale coherent vortices in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans. doi:10.1002/2016JC012114.

Petrenko, A.A., Doglioli, A.M., Nencioli, F. et al., 2017. A review of the LATEX project: mesoscale to submesoscale processes in a coastal environment. Ocean Dynamics.

Loisel, H., Vantrepotte, V., Ouillon, S., Ngoc, D.D., Herrmann, M., Tran, V., Mériaux, X., Dessailly, D., Jamet, C., Duhaut, T., Nguyen, H.H., Van Nguyen, T., 2017. Assessment and analysis of the chlorophyll-a concentration variability over the Vietnamese coastal waters from the MERIS ocean color sensor (2002-2012). Remote Sensing of Environment, 190, 217-232,

F. Birol, N. Fuller, F. Lyard, M. Cancet, F. Niño, C. Delebecque, S. Fleury, F. Toublanc, A. Melet, M. Saraceno, F. Léger, 2017. Coastal applications from nadir altimetry: Example of the X-TRACK regional products, Advances in Space Research, 59, 4, 936-953,

Durrieu de Madron, X., Ramondenc, S., Berline, L., Houpert, L., Bosse, A., Martini, S., Guidi, L., Conan, P., Curtil, C., Delsaut, N., Kunesch, S., Ghiglione, J.F., Marsaleix, P., Pujo-Pay, M., Séverin, T., Testor, P., Tamburini, C. and the ANTARES collaboration (2017), Deep sediment resuspension and thick nepheloid layer generation by open-ocean convection. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans. doi:10.1002/2016JC012062.

Bordois, Lucie, Francis Auclair, Alexandre Paci, Yvan Dossmann, and Cyril Nguyen, 2017. Nonlinear processes generated by supercritical tidal flow in shallow straits. Physics of Fluids,

Severin, T; Sauret, C; Boutrif, M; Duhaut, T; Kessouri, F; Oriol, L; Caparros, J; Pujo-Pay, M; de Madron, XD; Garel, M; Tamburini, C; Conan, P; Ghiglione, JF, 2016. Impact of an intense water column mixing (0-1500 m) on prokaryotic diversity and activities during an open-ocean convection event in the NW Mediterranean Sea. ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 18, 4378-4390.

Estournel, C., P. Testor, I. Taupier-Letage, M.-N. Bouin, L. Coppola, P. Durand, P. Conan, A. Bosse, P.-E. Brilouet, L. Beguery, S. Belamari, K. Béranger, J. Beuvier, D. Bourras, G. Canut, A. Doerenbecher, X. Durrieu de Madron, F. D’Ortenzio, P. Drobinski, V. Ducrocq, N. Fourrié, H. Giordani, L. Houpert, L. Labatut, C.L. Brossier, M. Nuret, L. Prieur, O. Roussot, L. Seyfried, and S. Somot. 2016. HyMeX-SOP2: The field campaign dedicated to dense water formation in the northwestern Mediterranean. Oceanography 29(4):196–206,

Lallemand S., Lehu R., Rétif F., Hsu S.-K., Babonneau N., Ratzov G., Bassetti M.-A., Dezileau L., Hsieh M.-L., Dominguez S., 2016. A ∼ 3000 years-old sequence of extreme events revealed by marine and shore deposits east of Taiwan. Tectonophysics 692, 325–341.

Padron M., Guizien K., 2016. Modelling the effect of demographic traits and connectivity on the genetic structuration of marine metapopulations of sedentary benthic invertebrates. ICES JOURNAL OF MARINE SCIENCE, 73 (7):1935-1945, Waldman R., Somot S., Herrmann M., Testor P., Estournel C., Sevault F., Prieur L., Mortier L., Coppola L., Taillandier V., Conan P., Dausse D., 2016, Estimating dense water volume and its evolution for the year 2012–2013 in the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea: An observing system simulation experiment approach, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 121

Ulses C., Auger P.-A., Soetaert K., Marsaleix P., Diaz F., Coppola L., Herrmann M., Kessouri F., Estournel C., 2016, Budget of organic carbon in the North-Western Mediterranean Open Sea over the period 2004–2008 using 3-D coupled physical-biogeochemical modeling, Journal of Geophysical Research.

Estournel C., Testor P., Damien P, D’Ortenzio F., Marsaleix P., Conan P., Kessouri F., Durrieu de Madron X., Coppola L., Lellouche J.-M., Belamari S., Mortier L., Ulses C., Bouin M.-N., Prieur L. 2016. High resolution modeling of dense water formation in the north-western Mediterranean during winter 2012–2013: Processes and budget. Journal of Geophysical Research.

Bordois L., Auclair F., Paci A., Dossmann Y., T. Gerkema T., Nguyen C., 2016. Tidal energy redistribution among vertical modes in a fluid with a mid-depth pycnocline. Phys. Fluids 28, 101701,

M. Belharet, C. Estournel, and S. Charmasson, 2016. Ecosystem model-based approach for modeling the dynamics of 137Cs transfer to marine plankton populations: application to the western North Pacific Ocean after the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident. Biogeosciences, 13, 499-516 Onguene R., Pemha E., Lyard F., Du-Penhoat Y., Nkoue G., Duhaut T., Njeugna E., Marsaleix P., Mbiake R., Jombe S. 2014. Overview of tide characteristics in Cameroon coastal areas using recent observations. Open Journal of Marine Science

Herrmann M, Estournel C., Adloff F., Diaz F. 2014. Impact of Climate change on the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea pelagic planktonic ecosystem and associated carbon cycle. Journal of Geophysical Research.

Auger P.A., Ulses C., Estournel C., Stemman L., Somot S., Diaz F. 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 Oceanography 124 (2014) 12-27

Herrmann M., Diaz F., Estournel C., Marsaleix P., Ulses C., 2013. Impact of atmospheric and oceanic interannual variability on the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea pelagic planktonic ecosystem and associated carbon cycle. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 1–22, doi:10.1002/jgrc.20405

Campbell R, Diaz F., Hu Z., Doglioli A., Petrenko A., Dekeyser I, 2013. Nutrients and plankton spatial distributions induced by a coastal eddy in the Gulf of Lion. Insights from a numerical model. Progress in Oceanography, 109, 47-69

Kersalé, M., A. A. Petrenko, A. A. Doglioli, I. Dekeyser, and F. Nencioli, 2013. Physical characteristics and dynamics of the coastal Latex09 Eddy derived from in situ data and numerical modeling. Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2012JC008229

Cancet , M., S. Bijac, J. Chimot, P. Bonnefond, E. Jeansou, O. Laurain, F. Lyard, E. Bronner, P. Féménias, 2013. Regional in situ validation of satellite altimeters: Calibration and cross-calibration results at the Corsican sites Advances in Space Research,51, 8, 1400-1417,

Estournel, C., E. Bosc, M. Bocquet, C. Ulses, P. Marsaleix, V. Winiarek, I. Osvath, C. Nguyen, T. Duhaut, F. Lyard, H. Michaud, and F. Auclair, 2012. Assessment of the amount of Cesium-137 released into the Pacific Ocean after the Fukushima accident and analysis of its dispersion in Japanese coastal waters. 117, C11014, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, C11014, doi:10.1029/2012JC007933

Banks A. C., Prunet P., Chimot J., Pina P., Donnadille J., Jeansou E., Lux M., Petihakis G., Korres G., Triantafyllou G., Fontana C., Estournel C., Ulses C., Fernandez L., 2012. A satellite ocean color observation operator system for eutrophication assessment in coastal waters. Journal of Marine Systems, 94, S2-S15

Huybrechts, N., Villaret, C., and Lyard, F., 2012. ”Optimized Predictive Two-Dimensional Hydrodynamic Model of the Gironde Estuary in France.” J. Waterway, Port, Coastal, Ocean Eng., 138(4), 312–322.

Grifoll M., Jordà G, Sotillo M. G., Ferrer L., Espino M., Sanchez-Arcilla A., Alvarez-Fanjule E., 2012, Water circulation forecasting in Spanish harbours, Scientia Marina, 45-61

Marsaleix P., Auclair F., Estournel C., Nguyen C., Ulses C., 2012. Alternatives to the Robert-Asselin filter. Ocean Modelling, 41, 53-66,

Maraldi, C., Chanut, J., Levier, B., Reffray, G., Ayoub, N., De Mey, P., Lyard, F., Cailleau, S., Drévillon, M., Fanjul, E. A., Sotillo, M. G., Marsaleix, P., and the Mercator Team, 2012. NEMO on the shelf: assessment of the Iberia–Biscay–Ireland configuration, Ocean Sci. Discuss., 9, 499-583, doi:10.5194/osd-9-499-2012,2012

Beuvier, J., K. Béranger, C. Lebeaupin Brossier, S. Somot, F. Sevault, Y. Drillet, R. Bourdallé-Badie, N. Ferry, and F. Lyard, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C07022, doi:10.1029/2011JC007679.

Dossmann, Y., A. Paci, F. Auclair, J. W. Floor, 2011. Simultaneous velocity and density measurements for an energy-based approach to internal waves generated over a ridge, Experiments in Fluids (2011) 51:1013–1028. doi 10.1007/s00348-011-1121-3

Maraldi, C., F. Lyard, L. Testut, and R. Coleman, 2011. Energetics of internal tides around the Kerguelen Plateau from modelling and altimetry,J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2010JC006515

Michaud H., Marsaleix P., Leredde Y., Estournel C., Bourrin F., Lyard F., Mayet C., Ardhuin F., 2011. Three-dimensional modelling of wave-induced current from the surf zone to the inner shelf. Ocean Sci. Discuss., 8, 2417-2478,

Marsaleix P., Auclair F., Estournel C., Nguyen C., Ulses C., 2011. An accurate implementation of the compressibility terms in the equation of state in a low order pressure gradient scheme for sigma coordinate ocean models. Ocean Modelling, 40, 1-13

Herbert G., N. Ayoub, P. Marsaleix and F. Lyard, 2011. Signature of the coastal circulation variability in altimetric data in the southern Bay of Biscay during winter and fall 2004, J. Mar. Syst. , doi: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.03.004

Floor J.W., Auclair F., Marsaleix P., 2011, Energy transfers in internal tide generation, propagation and dissipation in the deep ocean, Ocean Modelling, 38, 22-40

Auclair F., Estournel C., Floor J. W., Herrmann M., Nguyen C., Marsaleix P., 2011. A non-hydrostatic algorithm for free-surface ocean modelling, Ocean Modelling, 36, 49-70

Gerigny O., Di Martino B., Romano J.-C., Ulses C., 2011. A one-year (2005) comparison of seawater temperature series between in situ and modelling data: Application to the Strait of Bonifacio (South Corsica) Comptes Rendus Geoscience, 343, pp 278-283,

Auger P.A., Diaz F., Ulses C., Estournel C., Neveux J., Joux F., Pujo-Pay M., and J. J. Naudin J.J., 2011. Functioning of the planktonic ecosystem of the Rhone River plume (NW Mediterranean) during spring and its impact on the carbon export: a field data and 3-D modelling combined approach. Biogeosciences, 8, 3231-3261.

Fontana C., Grenz C., Pinazo C., 2010. Sequential assimilation of a year-long time-series of SeaWiFS chlorophyll data into a 3D biogeochemical model on the French Mediterranean coast. Continental Shelf Research, 30, 1761-1771.

Qiu Z.F., Doglioli A.M., Hu Z.Y., Marsaleix P., Carlotti F., 2010. The influence of hydrodynamic processes on zooplankton transport and distributions in the North Western Mediterranean: Estimates from a Lagrangian model, Ecological Modelling, 221, 2816-2827,

Pairaud I. L., Auclair F., Marsaleix P., Lyard F., Pichon A., 2010. Dynamics of the semi-diurnal and quarter-diurnal internal tides in the Bay of Biscay. Part 2: Baroclinic tides, Continental Shelf Research, 30, 253-269,

De Gaetano, P., Burlando, M., Doglioli, A.M., Petrenko, A.A., 2010, Wind forcing effects on coastal circulation and eddy formation around a cape, Ocean Science Discussions 7, 207-249

Bouchette, F., Schuster, M., Ghienne, J.-F., Denamiel, C., Roquin, C., Moussa, A., Marsaleix, P., Duringer, P., 2010, Hydrodynamics in Holocene Lake Mega-Chad, Quaternary Research 73, 226-236

Jordà G., De Mey P., 2010, Characterization of error dynamics in a 3D coastal model of the Catalan sea using stochastic modelling, Continental Shelf Research, 30, 419-441

Le Bars Y., F. Lyard, C. Jeandel and L. Dardengo, 2010. The AMANDES tidal model for the Amazon estuary and shel, Ocean Modelling. Volume 31, Issues 3–4, 2010, Pages 132-149.

Marsaleix P., Ulses C., Pairaud I., Herrmann M. J., Floor J. W., Estournel C., Auclair F., 2009. Open boundary conditions for internal gravity wave modelling using polarization relations. Ocean Modelling, 29, 27-42.

Marsaleix P., Auclair F., Estournel C., 2009. Low-order pressure gradient schemes in sigma coordinate models: The seamount test revisited. Ocean Modelling, 30, 169-177.

Estournel C., Auclair F, Lux M., Nguyen C., Marsaleix P., 2009. “Scale oriented” embedded modeling of the North-Western Mediterranean in the frame of MFSTEP. Ocean Science, 5, 73-90

Hu Z.Y., Doglioli A.M., Petrenko A.A., Marsaleix P., Dekeyser I., 2009. Numerical simulations of eddies in the Gulf of Lion. Ocean Modelling, 28, 203-208,

Rubio A., Gomis D., Jordà G., Espino M., 2009. Estimating geostrophic and total velocities from CTD and ADCP data: Intercomparison of different methods. Journal of Marine Systems, 77, 61-76,

Crétaux J. F., Calmant, S. Romanovski, V., Shabunin, A., Lyard, F., Bergé-Nguyen, M., Cazenave, A., Hernandez, F., Perosanz, F., An absolute calibration site for radar altimeters in the continental domain: Lake Issykkul in Central Asia, J Geod, doi: 10.1007/s00190-008-0289-7

Durand, F., D. Shankar, F. Birol, and S. S. C. Shenoi, 2009. Spatiotemporal structure of the East India Coastal Current from satellite altimetry. J. of Geophys.l Res., 114.

Le Hénaff M., De Mey P., Marsaleix P., 2009. Assessment of observational networks with the Representer Matrix Spectra method-application to a 3D coastal model of the Bay of Biscay. Ocean Dynamics, 59, 3-20

Bolaños R., Jorda G., Cateura J., Lopez J., Puigdefabregas J., Gomezand J., Espino M. , 2009, The XIOM: 20 years of a regional coastal observatory in the Spanish Catalan coast, Journal of Marine Systems, 77, 237-260.

Fontana C., Grenz C., Pinazo C., Marsaleix P., Diaz F, 2009. Assimilation of SeaWiFS chlorophyll data into a 3D coupled physical biogeochemical model applied to a freshwater influenced coastal zone. Continental Shelf Research,

Rubio A., Barnier B., Jorda G., Espino M., Marsaleix P., 2009 Origin and dynamics of mesoscale eddies in the Catalan Sea (NW Mediterranean): Insight from a numerical model study. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, C06009, doi:10.1029/2007JC00424.

Boy J.-P., Longuevergne L., Boudin F., Jacob T., Lyard F., Llubes M., Florsch N., Esnoult M.-F., 2009. Modelling atmospheric and induced non-tidal oceanic loading contributions to surface gravity and tilt measurements. Journal of Geodynamics, 48, 3–5, 182-188.

Marsaleix P., Auclair F., Floor J. W., Herrmann M. J., Estournel C., Pairaud I., Ulses C., 2008. Energy conservation issues in sigma-coordinate free-surface ocean models. Ocean Modelling. 20, 61-89.

Herrmann M., Estournel C., Déqué M. , Marsaleix P., Sevault F., Somot S., 2008, Dense water formation in the Gulf of Lions shelf: Impact of atmospheric interannual variability and climate change, Continental shelf research, 28, 2092-2112 doi:10.1016/j.csr.2008.03.003

Ulses, C., C. Estournel, P. Puig, X. Durrieu de Madron, and P. Marsaleix, 2008, Dense shelf water cascading in the northwestern Mediterranean during the cold winter 2005. Quantification of the export through the Gulf of Lion and the Catalan margin. Geophysical Research Letters 35, L07610 doi:10.1029/2008GL033257

Herrmann, M. J., S. Somot, F. Sevault, C. Estournel, and M. Deque, 2008. Modeling the deep convection in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea using an eddy-permitting and an eddy-resolving model: Case study of winter 1986-1987. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, C04011 doi:10.1029/2006JC003991

Ulses, C., C. Estournel, J. Bonnin, X. Durrieu de Madron, and P. Marsaleix 2008. Impact of storms and dense water cascading on shelf-slope exchanges in the Gulf of Lion (NW Mediterranean). Journal of Geophysical Research 113, C02010, doi:10.1029/2006JC003795

Herrmann, M. J., and S. Somot, 2008. Relevance of ERA40 dynamical downscaling for modeling deep convection in the Mediterranean Sea, Geophysical. Research Letters, 35, L04607, doi:10.1029/2007GL032442

Pairaud I. L., Lyard F., Auclair F., Letellier T., Marsaleix P., 2008, Dynamics of the semi- diurnal and quarter-diurnal internal tides in the Bay of Biscay. Part 1: Barotropic tides, Continental Shelf Research, 28, 1294-1315 doi:10.1016/j.csr.2008.03.004

Ulses C., C. Estournel, X. Durrieu de Madron and A. Palanques, 2008, Suspended sediment transport in the Gulf of Lions (NW Mediterranean): Impact of extreme storms and floods. Continental shelf research, 28, 2048-2070

Bouffard, J., S. Vignudelli, M. Herrmann, F. Lyard, P. Marsaleix, Y. Ménard, and P. Cipollini, 2008, Comparison of ocean dynamics with a regional circulation model and improved altimetry in the North-western Mediterranean. Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, 19, 1-XXX, doi: 10.3319/TAO.2008.19.1-2.117(SA)

Ferré B., Durrieu de Madron X., Estournel C., Ulses C., Le Corre G., 2008. Impact of natural (waves and currents) and anthropogenic (trawl) resuspension on the export of particulate matter to the open ocean. Application to the Gulf of Lion (NW Mediterranean). Continental Shelf Research, 28, 2071-2091

Bourrin F., Friend P.L., Amos C.L., Manca E., Ulses C., Palanques A., Durrieu de Madron X., Thompson C.E.L., 2008. Sediment dispersal from a typical Mediterranean flood: The Têt River, Gulf of Lions. Continental Shelf Research, 28, 1895-1910

Bourrin F., Durrieu de Madron X., Heussner S., Estournel C., 2008. Impact of winter dense water formation on shelf sediment erosion (evidence from the Gulf of Lions, NW Mediterranean). Continental Shelf Research, 28, 1984-1999,

Petrenko A., Dufau C., Estournel C., 2008, Barotropic eastward currents in the western Gulf of Lion, north-western Mediterranean Sea, during stratified conditions. Journal of Marine Systems, 74, 406-428, doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2008.03.004

Leredde Y., Denamiel C., Brambilla E., Lauer-Leredde C., Bouchette F., Marsaleix P., 2007. Hydrodynamics in the Gulf of Aigues-Mortes, NW Mediterranean Sea: In situ and modelling data. Continental Shelf Research. 27, 2389-2406

Jorda G., Bolaños R., Espino M., Sanchez-Arcilla A., 2007. Assessment of the importance of the current-wave coupling in the shelf ocean forecasts. Ocean Science, 3, 345–362.

Jorda G., Comerma E., Bolaños R., Espino M., 2007. Impact of forcing errors in the CAMCAT oil spill forecasting system. A sensitivity study.Journal of Marine Systems 65, 134- 157

Cianelli D., Diaz F., Leredde Y., Marsaleix P., Carlotti F., 2007. Particle exchange and residence times in the North Western Mediterranean. Nuovo Cimento C, 30, 138-149

Marsaleix P., Auclair F., Estournel C., 2006, Considerations on Open Boundary Conditions for Regional and Coastal Ocean Models. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 23,1604-1613,

Gatti J., Petrenko A., Devenon J.L., Leredde Y, Ulses C., 2006. The Rhone river dilution zone present in the northeastern shelf of the Gulf of Lion in December 2003. Continental Shelf Research, 26, 1794-1805.

Guarracino, M.; Barnier, B., Marsaleix, P., Durrieu de Madron, X., Monaco, A., Escoubeyrou, K., Marty, J.C., 2006. Transfer of particulate matter from the northwestern Mediterranean continental margin: Variability and controlling factors. Journal of Marine Research. 64, 195- 220. DOI: 10.1357/002224006777606498

Guizien K., Brochier T., Duchêne J.-C., Koh B.-S., Marsaleix P., 2006. Dispersal of owenia fusiformis larvae by wind-driven currents: turbulence, swimming behaviour and mortality in a three-dimensional stochastic model. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 311, 47-66.

Auclair F., Estournel C., Marsaleix P., Pairaud I. 2006. On coastal ocean embedded modeling. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L14602.

Estournel C., Zervakis V., Marsaleix P., Papadopoulos A., Auclair F., Perivoliotis L., Tragou E., 2005. Dense water formation and cascading in the Gulf of Thermaikos (North Aegean) from observations and modelling, Continental Shelf Research, 25, 2366-2386 doi:10.1016/j.csr.2005.08.014

Pairaud I., Auclair F., 2005. Combined wavelet and principal component analysis (WEof) of a scale oriented model of coastal ocean gravity waves Dynamics of Atmospheres and Ocean. 40, 254-282 doi:10.1016/j.dynatmoce.2005.06.001

Ulses C., Grenz C., Marsaleix P., Schaaff E., Estournel C., Meulé S., and Pinazo C., 2005 Circulation in a semi enclosed bay under the influence of strong fresh water input, Journal of Marine Systems, 56, 113-132 doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2005.02.001

Petrenko A., Leredde Y. and P. Marsaleix, 2005 Circulation in a stratified and wind-forced Gulf of Lions, NW Mediterranean Sea : in-situ and modeling data. Continental Shelf Research. 25, 7-27. doi:10.1016/j.csr.2004.09.004

Dufau-Julliand C., Marsaleix P., Petrenko A. and Dekeyser I., 2004 Three-dimensional modeling of the Gulf of Lion’s hydrodynamics (northwest Mediterranean) during Jannuary 1999 (MOOGLI3 Experiment) and late winter 1999: Western Mediterranean Intermediate Water’s (WIW’s) formation and its cascading over the shelf break, Journal of Geophysical Research, 109, C11002, doi:10.1029/2003JC002019

Reffray G., Fraunié P. and P. Marsaleix, 2004 Secondary flows induced by wind forcing in the Rhône region of freshwater influence. Ocean Dynamics, 54, 179-196. doi:10.1007/s10236-003-0079-y

Estournel C., Durrieu de Madron X., Marsaleix P., Auclair F., Julliand C. and R. Vehil, 2003 Observation and modelisation of the winter coastal oceanic circulation in the Gulf of Lions under wind conditions influenced by the continental orography (FETCH experiment). Journal of Geophysical Research 108, C3, pages 7-1 to 7-18. doi:10.1029/2001JC000825

Auclair F., Marsaleix P., and De Mey P., 2003. Space-time structure and dynamics of the forecast error in a coastal circulation model of the Gulf of Lions. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 36, 309-346. doi:10.1016/S0377-0265(02)00068-4 Auclair F., Marsaleix P. and C. Estournel, 2001 The penetration of the northern current over the Gulf of Lion (western Mediterranean Sea) as a downscaling problem. Oceanologica Acta, 24, 529-544. doi:10.1016/S0399-1784(01)01166-5

Estournel C., Broche P., Marsaleix P., Devenon J.L., Auclair F. and Vehil R, 2001 The Rhone river plume in unsteady conditions : numerical and experimental results. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 53, 25-38. doi:10.1006/ecss.2000.0685

Pinazo C., Marsaleix P., Millet B., Estournel C., Kondrachoff V. and R. Véhil. 2001 Phytoplankton variability in summer in the northwestern Mediterranean: modelling of the wind and freshwater impacts. Journal of Coastal Research. 17, 1, 146-161.

Auclair F., Casitas S., Marsaleix P., 2000. Application of an inverse method to coastal modelling. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 17, 1368-1391. doi:10.1175/1520-0426(2000)017<1368:AOAIMT>2.0.CO;2

Auclair F., Marsaleix P. and Estournel C., 2000 Sigma coordinate pressure gradient errors : evaluation and reduction by an inverse method. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 17, 1348-1367. doi: 10.1175/1520-0426(2000)017<1348:SCPGEE>2.0.CO;2

Marsaleix P., Estournel C., Kondrachoff V. and R. Vehil, 1998 A numerical study of the formation of the Rhone river plume. Journal of Marine Systems., 14, 99-115. doi:10.1016/S0924-7963(97)00011-0

Estournel C., Kondrachoff V., Marsaleix P., Vehil R., 1997 The plume of the Rhône : numerical simulation and remote sensing, Continental Shelf Research, 17,899-924. doi:10.1016/S0278-4343(96)00064-7

Pinazo C., Marsaleix P., Millet B., Estournel C., Vehil R., 1996 Spatial and temporal variability of phytoplankton biomass in upwelling areas of northwestern Mediterranean: a coupled physical and biogeochemical approach. Journal of Marine Systems, 7, 161-191. doi:10.1016/0924-7963(95)00028-3

Johns B., Marsaleix P., Estournel C., Vehil R., 1992 On the wind-driven upwelling circulation in the Gulf of Lions, Journal of Marine Systems, 3, 309-320. doi:10.1016/0924-7963(92)90008-V