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Lemagie, E., A. Kirincich, and S. Lentz, 2020. The summer heat balance of the Oregon inner shelf over two decades: mean and interannual variability. Journal of Geophysical Research, 125(2), [PDF]

Serra, M., P. Sathe, I. Rypina, A. Kirincich, S.D. Ross, P. Lermusiaux, A. Allen, T. Peacock, and G. Haller, 2020. Search and rescue at sea aided by hidden flow structures. Nature Communications, 11 (2525), [PDF]

Cheng, Y-H., M-H. Chang, D.S. Ko, S. Jan. M. Anders, A. Kirincich, Y. J. Yang, and J-H. Tai, 2020. Submesoscale eddy and frontal instabilities in the Kuroshio interacting with a cape south of Taiwan. Journal of Geophysical Research, 125(5), e2020JC016123, [PDF]


Bodini, N., J.K. Lundquist, and A. Kirincich, 2019. U.S. East Coast lidar measurements show offshore wind turbines will encounter very low atmospheric turbulence. Geophysical Research Letters, [PDF]

Kirincich, A., B. Emery, L. Washburn, and P. Flament, 2019. Improving surface current resolution using direction finding algorithms for multiantenna high-frequency radars. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, [PDF]


Kirincich, A.R., J. Borkland, E.W. Hines, and S.E. Lohrenz, 2018. The development of ocean test beds for ocean technology, adaptation and integration into the emerging U.S. offshore wind energy industry.  Working Paper. doi:10.1575/1912/10412 [PDF]

Connolly, T.P., and A.R. Kirincich, 2018. High-resolution observations of subsurface fronts and alongshore bottom temperature variability over the inner shelf.  Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, [PDF]


Brink, K.H., and A.R. Kirincich, 2017. Coastal ocean observing systems.  Book chapter in: The SEA Volume on Ocean Prediction and Observing Systems. Journal of Marine Science, 75, 161-188, [PDF]

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, [PDF]


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: [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: 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: [PDF]


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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, [PDF]


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:

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: [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]


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]


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: [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]


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: JTECHO682.1. [PDF]


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: [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: [PDF]


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]


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]


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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]