Xiaobiao Xu - All Publications

Xu, X., A. Bower, and H. Furey, 2018, Transport variability of the Iceland-Scotland overflow water through the Charlie-Gibbs Fracture Zone: from observations and numerical simulation, manuscript to be submitted to J. Geophys. Res., [pdf]

Xu, X., E. P. Chassignet and F. Wang, 2018, On the variability of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation transports in couple CMIP5 simulations, manuscript submitted to Climate Dynam., [pdf]

Xu, X., P. B. Rhines, and E. P. Chassignet, 2017, On mapping the diapycnal water mass transformation of the North Atlantic Ocean, manuscript submitted to J. Phys. Oceanogr., [pdf]

Chassignet, E. P. and X. Xu, 2017, Impact of horizontal resolution (1/12° to 1/50°) on Gulf Stream separation, penetration, and variability, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47(08), 1999-2021, doi: 10.1175/JPOD-17-0031.1 [pdf]

Trossman, D., B. K. Arbic, D. N. Straub, J. G. Richman, E. P. Chassignet, A. J. Wallcraft, and X. Xu, 2017, The role of rough topography in mediating impacts of bottom drag in eddying ocean circulation models, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47(08), 1941-1959, doi: 10.1175/JPOD-16-0229.1 [pdf]

Xu, X., P. B. Rhines, and E. P. Chassignet, 2016, Temperature-salinity structure of the North Atlantic circulation and associated heat and freshwater transports, J. Climate, 29(21), 7723-7742, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0798.1. [pdf]

Zhao, X., C. Zhou, W. Zhao, J. Tian, and X. Xu, 2016, Deepwater overflow observed by three bottom-anchored moorings in the Bashi Channel, Deep Sea Research, Part I, 110, 65-74, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2016.01.007. [pdf]

Xu, X., P. B. Rhines, E. P. Chassignet, and W. J. Schmitz Jr., 2015, Spreading of the Denmark Strait overflow water in the western subpolar North Atlantic: Insights from eddy-resolving simulations with a passive tracer, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 45(12), 2913-2932, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-14-0179.1. [pdf]

Xu, X., E. P. Chassignet, W. E. Johns, W. J. Schmitz Jr., and E. J. Metzger, 2014, Intraseasonal to interannual variability of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation from eddy-resolving simulations and observations, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, doi:10.1002/ 2014JC009994. [pdf]

Chassignet, E. P., X. Xu, and G. Danabasoglu, 2014, Overflow parameterisations in climate models, CLIVAR Exchanges, 19(2), 34-37. [pdf]

Chassignet, E. P., J. G. Richman, E. J. Metzger, X. Xu, P. G. Hogan, B. K. Arbic, and A. J. Wallcraft, 2014, HYCOM high-resolution eddying simulations, CLIVAR Exchanges, 19(2), 22-25. [pdf]

Xu, X., H. E. Hurlburt, W. J. Schmitz Jr., J. Fischer, R. Zantopp, and P. J. Hogan, 2013, On the currents and transports connected with the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation in the subpolar North Atlantic, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 118, doi:10.1002/jgrc.20065. [pdf]

Xu, X., W. J. Schmitz Jr., H. E. Hurlburt, and P. J. Hogan, 2012, Mean Atlantic meridional overturning circulation across 26.5°N from eddy-resolving simulations compared to observations, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 117, C03042, doi:10.1029/2011JC007586. [pdf]

Hurlburt, H. E., E. J. Metzger, J. Sprintall, S. N. Riedlinger, R. A. Arnone, T. Shinoda, and X. Xu, 2011, Circulation in the Philippine Archipelago simulated by 1/12° and 1/25° global HYCOM and EAS NCOM, Oceanography, 24(1), 28-47. [pdf]

Hurlburt, H. E., E. J. Metzger, J. Richman, E. P. Chassignet, Y. Drillet, M. W. Hecht, O. L. Galloudec, J. F. Shriver, X. Xu, and L. Zamudio, 2011, Dynamical evaluation of ocean models using the Gulf Stream as an example, in Operational Oceanpgraphy in the 21st Century, A. Schiller and G. B. Brassington, eds., Springer-Verlag, New York.

Xu, X., W. J. Schmitz Jr., H. E. Hurlburt, P. J. Hogan, and E. P. Chassignet, 2010, Transport of Nordic Seas overflow water into and within the Irminger Sea: An eddy-resolving simulation and observations, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 115, C12048, doi:10.1029/ 2010JC006351. [pdf]

Metzger, E. J., H. E. Hurlburt, X. Xu, A. L. Gordon, J. Sprintall, R. D. Susanto, and H. M. van Aken, 2010, Simulated and observed circulation in the Indonesian Seas: 1/12° global HYCOM and the INSTANT observations, Dyn. Atmos. Oceans, doi:10.1016/j.dynatmoce. 2010.04.002. [pdf]

Legg, S., B. Briegleb, Y. S. Chang, E. P. Chassignet, G. Danabasoglu, T. Ezer, A. L. Gordon, S. Griffies, R. Hallberg, L. Jackson, W. Large, T. M. Özgökmen, H. Peters, J. Price, U. Riemenschneider, W. Wu, X. Xu and J. Yang, 2009, Improving oceanic overflow representation in climate models: the gravity current entrainment climate process team, Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., doi:10.1175/2008BAMS2667.1. [pdf]

Chang, Y. S., T. M. Özgökmen, H. Peters and X. Xu, 2008, Numerical simulation of the Red Sea outflow using HYCOM and comparison with REDSOX observations, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 38(2), 337-358. [pdf]

Xu, X., E. P. Chassignet, J. F. Price, T. M. Özgökmen, and H. Peters, 2007, A regional modeling study of the entraining Mediterranean outflow. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 112, C12005, doi:10.1029/2007JC004145. [pdf]

Xu, X., Outflow representation in HYCOM, Ph.D thesis, December 2006, University of Miami, 135pp. [pdf]

Xu, X., Y. S. Chang, H. Peters, T. M. Özgökmen, and E. P. Chassignet, 2006, Parameterization of gravity current entrainment for ocean circulation models using a high-order 3D nonhydrostatic spectral element model, Ocean Modell., 14, 19-44. [pdf]

Chang, Y. S., X. Xu, T. M. Özgökmen, E. P. Chassignet, H. Peters, and P. F. Fischer, 2005, Comparison of gravity current mixing parameterizations and calibration using a high-resolution 3D nonhydrostatic spectral element model, Ocean Modell., 10, 342-368. [pdf]