Publications

Rodell, M., H. K. Beaudoing, T. S. L’Ecuyer, W. S. Olson, J. S. Famigliettie, P. R. Houser, R. Adler, M. Bosilovich, C. A. Clayson, D. Chambers, E. Clark, E. J. Fetzer, X. Gao, G. Gu, K. Hilburn, G. Huffman, D. P. Lettenmaier, W. T. Liu, F. R. Robertson, C. A. Schlosser, J. Sheffield, and E. F. Wood, 2014: The observed state of the water cycle in the early 21st century.  Journal of Climate, submitted.

Clayson, C. A., and A. Bogdanoff, 2013: The effect of diurnal sea surface temperature warming on climatological air-sea fluxes.  Journal of Climate, Vol. 26, pp. 2546-2556.

Clayson, C. A., J. B. Roberts, and A. Bogdanoff, 2013: SeaFlux Version 1: a new satellite-based ocean-atmosphere turbulent flux dataset.  International Journal of Climatology, in revision.

Bourassa, M. A., S. T. Gille, C. Bitz, D. Carlson, I. Cerovecki, C. A. Clayson, M. F. Cronin, W. M. Drennan, C. W. Fairall, R. N. Hoffman, G. Magnusdottir, R. T. Pinker, I. A. Renfrew, M. Serreze, K. Speer, L. D. Talley, and G. A. Wick, 2013: High-Latitude ocean and sea ice surface fluxes: Challenges for climate research.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, Vol94, pp. 403-423.

Clayson, C. A., R. J. Brent, and A. S. Bogdanoff, 2012: The SeaFlux turbulent flux dataset version 1.0 documentation.  SEAFLUX, pp. 1-5.

Stephens, G. L., J. Li, M. Wild, C. A. Clayson, N. Loeb, S. Kato, T. L’Ecuyer, P. W. Stackhouse Jr., M. Lebsock and T. Andrews, 2012: An update on Earth’s energy balance in light of the latest global observations.  Nature Geoscience, Vol. 5, pp. 691-696.

Kantha, L., S. Carniel, C. A. Clayson, and M. Sclavo, 2011: On the use of a simple primary productivity model to assess the skill of a physical ocean model.  Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies, Vol. 40, pp. 86-95.

Gille, S., M. A. Bourassa, and C. A. Clayson, 2011: Improving observations of high-latitude fluxes between atmosphere, ocean and ice: Surface fluxes: Challenges at high latitudes.  Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, Vol. 91, pp. 307.

Liu, J., J. A. Curry, C. A, Clayson, and M. A. Bourassa, 2011: High-resolution satellite surface latent heat fluxes in North Atlantic hurricanes.  Monthly Weather Review, Vol. 139, pp. 2735-2747.

Roberts, J. B., F. R. Robertson, C. A. Clayson, and M. G. Bosilovich, 2011: Characterization of turbulent latent and sensible heat flux exchange between the atmosphere and ocean in MERRA. Journal of Climate, Vol. 25, pp. 821-838.

Roberts, J. B., C. A. Clayson, F. R. Robertson, and D. L. Jackson, 2010: Predicting near-surface atmospheric variables from special sensor microwave/imager using neural networks with a first guess approach.  Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 115, D19113.

Fairall, C., B. Barnier, D. I. Berry, M. A. Bourassa, F. Bradley, C. A. Clayson, G. De Leeuw, W. M. Drennan, S. T. Gille, S. K. Gulev, E. C. Kent, W. R. McGillis, G. D. Quartly, V. Ryabinin, S. R. Smith, R. A. Weller, M. J. Yelland, and H. M. Zhang, 2010: Observations to quantify air-sea fluxes and their role in climate variability and predictability. In Proceedings of OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information For Society, J. Hall, D. E. Harrison, and D. Stammer eds, ESA Publication WPP-306, Vol. 2.

Brent, R. J., F. R. Robertson, and C. A. Clayson, 2010: Analysis of atmosphere-ocean surface flux feedbacks in recent satellite and model reanalysis products.  CLIVAR-SEAFLUX Workshop, Boulder, Colorado.

Krishnamurti, T. N., R. Krishnamurti, A. D. Sagadevan, A. Chakreborty, W. K. Dewar, C. A. Clayson, and J. F. Tull, 2009: Space-time structures of earthquakes.  Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, Vol. 105, pp. 69-83.

Clayson, C. A., M. Luneva, and P. Cunningham, 2008: Downwelling and upwelling regimes: connections between surface fronts and abyssal circulation. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, Vol. 45, pp. 165-186.

Clayson, C. A., and L. Kantha, 2008: On turbulence and mixing in the free atmosphere inferred from high-resolution soundings.  Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, Vol. 25, pp. 833-852.

Brown, J., C. A. Clayson, L. Kantha, and T. Rojsiraphisal, 2008: North Indian Ocean variability during the Indian Ocean dipole.  Ocean Science Discussion, Vol. 5, pp. 213-253.

Jordan, M .R., and C. A. Clayson, 2008: Evaluating the usefulness of a new set of hurricane classification indices. Monthly Weather Review, Vol. 136, pp. 5234-5238.

Jordan II, M. R., and C. A. Clayson, 2008: A new approach to using wind speed for prediction of tropical cyclone generated storm surge.  Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 35, L13802.

Clayson, C. A. and D. Weitlich, 2007: Variability of tropical diurnal sea surface temperature. Journal of Climate, Vol. 20, pp. 334-352.

Krishnamurti, T. N., A. Chakraborty, R. Krishnamurti, W. K. Dewar, and C. A. Clayson, 2007: Passage of intraseasonal waves in the subsurface oceans.  Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 34, L14712.

Kantha, L. H., and C. A. Clayson, 2007: On leakage of energy from turbulence to internal waves in the oceanic mixed layer.  Ocean Dynamics, Vol. 57, pp. 151-156.

Krishnamurti, T. N., A. Chakraborty, R. Krishnamurti, W. K. Dewar, and C. A. Clayson, 2006: Seasonal prediction of sea surface temperature anomalies using a suite of 13 coupled atmosphere-ocean models.  Journal of Climate, Vol. 19, pp. 6069-6088.

Luneva, M. V., and C. A. Clayson, 2006: Connections between surface fluxes and the deep circulation in the Sea of Japan.  Geophysical Research Letters, Vol32, L24602.

Clayson, C. A., and D. Weitlich, 2005: Diurnal warming in the tropical Pacific and its interannual variability. Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 32, L21604.

Curry, J. A., A. Bentamy, M. A. Bourassa, D. Bourras, E. F. Bradley, M. Brunke, S. Castro, S. H. Chou, C. A. Clayson, W. J. Emery, L. Eymard, C. W. Fairall, M. Kubota, B. Lin, W. Perrie, R. A. Reeder, I. A. Renfrew, W. B. Rossow, J. Schulz, S. R. Smith, P. J. Webster, G. A. Wick, and X. Zeng, 2004: SEAFLUX.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, Vol. 85, pp. 409-424.

Kantha, L. H. and C. A. Clayson, 2004: On the effect of surface gravity waves on mixing in an oceanic mixed layer model. Ocean Modelling, Vol. 6, pp. 101-124.

Clayson, C. A., and M. Luneva, 2004: Deep convection in the Japan (East) Sea: A modeling perspective. Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 31, L17303.

Bourassa, M. A, A. Bentamy, D. Bourras, M. Brunke, S. Castro, S. Chou, C. A. Clayson, and W. J. Emery, 2004: An improved seastate dependency for surface stress derived from in situ and remotely sensed winds.  Advances in Space Research, Vol. 33, pp. 1136-1142.

Clayson, C. A., L. Kantha, and S. Carniel, 2004: A non-local second moment closure model applied to convective boundary layers.  Presented at AMS Meeting on Boundary Layers, Portland, Maine.

Clayson, C. A., S. Carneil, and L. Kantha, 2004: A generic two-equation turbulence model for geophysical applications.  16th Symposium on boundary Layers and Turbulence.

Clayson, C.A. and A. Chen, 2002: Tropical air-sea feedbacks: Model results and data analysis.  25th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, San Diego, California.

Clayson, C. A., and A. A. Chen, 2002: Sensitivity of a coupled single-column model in the Tropics to treatment of the interfacial parameterizations.  Journal of Climate, Vol. 15, pp. 1805-1831.

Clayson, C. A., B. Strahl, and J. Schrage, 2002: 2-3 day convective variability in the Tropical Western Pacific. Monthly Weather Review, Vol. 130, pp. 529-548.

Schrage, J. M., C. A. Clayson, and B. Stralh, 2001: Statistical properties of episodes of enhanced 2-3 day convection in the Indian and Pacific Oceans.  Journal of Climate, Vol. 14, pp. 3482-3494.

Kantha, L. H., and C. A. Clayson, 2000: Small scale processes in geophyscial fluid flows. San Diego, California, Academic Press.

Kantha, L. H., and C. A. Clayson, 2000: Numerical models of oceans and oceanic processes. International Geophysics Series, Vol66. Academic Press, pp. 940.

Clayson, C. A., and L. H. Kantha, 1999: Turbulent kinetic energy and its dissipation rate in the equatorial mixed layer.  Journal of Physical Oceanography, Vol. 29, pp. 2146-2166.

Clayson, C. A., and J. A. Curry, 1996: Determination of surface turbulent fluxes for TOGA COARE: Comparison of satellite retrievals and in situ measurements.  Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 101, pp. 28515-28528.

Webster, P. J., C. A. Clayson, and J. A. Curry, 1996: Clouds, radiation, and the diurnal cycle of sea surface temperature in the tropical western Pacific.  Journal of Climate, Vol. 9, pp. 1712-1730.

Kantha, L. H., and C. A. Clayson, 1994: An improved mixed layer model for geophysical applications.  Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 99, pp. 25235-25266.