Publications

2017

Brink, K.H., and A.R. Kirincich, 2017. Coastal ocean observing systems.  Book chapter in: The SEA Volume on Ocean Prediction and Observing Systems (accepted).

Kirincich, A.R., and S.J. Lentz, 2017. The importance of lateral variability on exchange across the inner shelf south of Martha’s Vineyard, MA. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JC012491. [PDF]

Kirincich, A., 2017. Improved detection of the first-order region for direction-finding HF radars using image processing techniques. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 34, 1679-1691, doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-16-0162.1. [PDF]

2016

Kirincich, A.R., and G. G. Gawarkiewicz, 2016. Drivers of spring and summer variability in the coastal ocean offshore of Cape Cod, MA.  Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 121, 1789-1805, doi:10.1002/2015JC011252. [PDF]

Rypina, I.I., A. Kirincich, S. Lentz, and M. Sundermeyer, 2016. Investigating the eddy diffusivity concept in the coastal ocean. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 46, 2201-2218, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-16-0020.1. [PDF]

Kirincich, A., 2016, The occurrence, drivers, and implications of submesoscale eddies on the Martha’s Vineyard inner shelf.  Journal of Physical Oceanography, 46, 2645-2662. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/ JPO-D-15-0191.1. [PDF]

Kirincich, A., 2016. Remote sensing of the surface wind field over the coastal ocean via direct calibration of HF radar backscatter power. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 33, 1377-1392, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0242.1. [PDF]

2015

No publications

2014

Rypina, I.I., A.R. Kirincich, R. Limeburner, and I.A. Udovydchenkov, 2014.  Eulerian and Lagrangian correspondence of high-frequency radar and surface drifter data:  Effects of radar resolution and flow components.  Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31, 945-966, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00146.1. [PDF]

2013

Kirincich, A. R., 2013. Toward real-time, remote observations of the coastal wind resource using High Frequency Radar. Marine Technology Society Journal, 47(4), 206-217, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4031/MTSJ.47.4.22.

Kirincich, A. R., S. J. Lentz, J. T. Farrar, and N. Ganju, 2013. The spatial structure of tidal and mean circulation over the inner shelf  south of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 43, 1940-1958, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-13-020.1. [PDF]

Kirincich, A. R., 2013.  Long-term observations of turbulent Reynolds stresses over the inner continental shelf.  Journal of Physical Oceanography, 43.2752-2771, DOI:10.1175/JPO-D-12-0153-1. [PDF]

2012

Kirincich, A., T. dePaolo, and E. Terrill, 2012. Improving HF radar estimates of surface currents using signal quality metrics, with application to the MVCO high resolution radar system. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 29, 1377-1390, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-11-00160.1. [PDF]

2011

Kirincich, A.R., and J. H. Rosman, 2011.   A comparison of methods for estimating stresses from ADCP measurements in wavy environments.  Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 28, 1539-1553, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-11-00001.1. [PDF]

Ganju, N. K., Lentz, S. J., 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.  J. Geophys. Res., 116, C10036, doi:10.1029/2011JC007035. [PDF]

2010

Kirincich, A.R., S. J. Lentz, and G. Gerbi, 2010.  Calculating Reynolds stresses from ADCP measurements in the presence of surface gravity waves using the modeled cospectra method. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology,  27, 889-907, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009 JTECHO682.1. [PDF]

2009

Kirincich, A.R., and J. A. Barth, 2009.  Along-shelf variability of inner-shelf circulation along the central Oregon coast during summer.  Journal of Physical Oceanography, 39, 1380-1398, doi: 10.1175/2008JPO3760.1. [PDF]

Woodson, C.B., L. Washburn, J.A. Barth, D.J. Hoover, A.R. Kirincich, M.A. McManus, J.P. Ryan and J. Tyburczy, 2009. Northern Monterey Bay upwelling shadow front: Observations of a coastally and surface-trapped buoyant plume. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, C12013, doi: 10.1029/2009JC005623. [PDF]

Kirincich, A.R., and J. A. Barth, 2009. Time-varying across-shelf Ekman transport and vertical eddy viscosity on the inner-shelf.   Journal of Physical Oceanography, 39, 602-620, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2008JPO3969.1. [PDF]

Dudas, S.E., B.A. Grantham, A.R. Kirincich, B.A. Menge, and J. Lubchenco, 2009.  Current reversals as determinants of intertidal recruitment on the central Oregon coast: differential effects on barnacles and mussels. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 66, 396–407, doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsn179. [PDF]

Kirincich, A.R., S.J. Lentz, and J. A. Barth, 2009.  Wave-driven inner-shelf motions on the Oregon coast.  Journal of Physical Oceanography, 39, 2942-2956, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JPO4041.1. [PDF]

2008

Chan, F., J.A. Barth, J. Lubchenco, A. Kirincich, H.A. Weeks, W.H. Peterson, and B.A. Menge, 2008.  Emergence of anoxia in the California Current System. Science, 319, 920, doi: 10.1126/science.1149016. [PDF]

2007

Barth, J.A., B.A. Menge, J. Lubchenco, F. Chan, J.M. Bane, A.R. Kirincich, M.A. McManus, K.J. Nielsen, S.D. Pierce, and L. Washburn, 2007.  Delayed upwelling alters nearshore coastal ocean ecosystems in the northern California Current. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104(10), 3710-3724, doi: 10.1073/pnas.0700462104. [PDF]

Woodson, C.B., D.I. Eerkes-Medrano, A. Flores-Morales, M.M. Foley, S.K. Henkel, M. Hessing-Lewis, D. Jacinto, L. Needles, M.T. Nishizaki, J. O’Leary, C.E. Ostrander, M. Pespeni, K.B. Schwager, J.A. Tyburczy, K.A. Weersing, A.R. Kirincich, J.A. Barth, M.A. McManus, L. Washburn, 2007. Local diurnal upwelling driven by sea breezes in northern Monterey Bay.  Continental Shelf Research, 27, 2289-2302, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2007.05.014. [PDF]

2006

No publications

2005

Kirincich, A.R., and D. Hebert, 2005.   The structure of the coastal density front at the outflow of Long Island Sound during spring 2002.  Continental Shelf Research, 25, 1097-1114, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2004.12.014. [PDF]

Kirincich, A.R., J. A. Barth, B. A. Grantham, B. A. Menge, and J. Lubchenco, 2005.  Wind-driven inner-shelf circulation off central Oregon during summer.  Journal of Geophysical Research, 110, C10S03. [PDF]