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Meroni A.N.*, McConnochie C.*, Cenedese C., Sutherland B. and Snow K. Nonlinear influence of Earth’s rotation on iceberg melting. J. Fluid Mech. Submitted.

McConnochie C.*, Cenedese C. and McElwaine J. Surface expression of a wall fountain: application to subglacial discharge plumes. J. Fluid Mech. Submitted.

Ezhova E., Cenedese C. and Brandt L. Drag and entrainment in turbulent wall plumes and their influence for submarine melting of Greenland tidewater glaciers. J. Phys. Oceanography. Submitted.

FitzMaurice, A.*, Cenedese C. and Straneo F. A Laboratory Study of Iceberg Side Melting in Vertically Sheared Flows. J. Phys. Oceanogr. Accepted.


Spall M., Pedlosky J. and Cenedese C., 2017. Circulation induced by isolated dense water formation over closed topographic contours. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47, 2251-2265.

Zhou J., Cenedese C., Williams T.*, Ball M.*, Venayagamoorthy S. K. and Nokes R., 2017. Front velocity of gravity currents propagating over and through a submerged array of cylinders. J. Fluid Mech., 831, 394-417.

Ezhova E., Cenedese C. and Brandt L., 2017. Dynamics of a turbulent buoyant plume in a stratified fluid: modelling subglacial discharge in Greenland's fjords. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47, 2611-2630.

FitzMaurice, A.*, Cenedese C. and Straneo F., 2017. Nonlinear response of iceberg side melting to ocean currents. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 5637–5644.

van der Wiel K.*, Gille S.T., Llewellyn Smith S.G., Linden P.F. and Cenedese C., 2017. Characteristics of colliding sea breeze gravity current fronts: a laboratory study. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 143(704), 1434-1441.


Ottolenghi L. *, Cenedese C. and Adduce C., 2017. Entrainment in a dense current flowing down a rough sloping bottom in a rotating fluid. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 47, 485-498.

FitzMaurice A.*, Straneo F., Cenedese C. and Andres M., 2016. Effect of a Sheared Flow on Iceberg Motion and Melting. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 12520–12527.

Cenedese C., Nokes R. and Hyatt J., 2016. Lock-exchange gravity currents over rough bottoms. Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 10.1007/s10652-016-9501-0.

Ezhova E., Cenedese C. and Brandt L., 2016. Interaction between a vertical turbulent jet and a thermocline. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 46, 3415–3437.

Mankoff K.D. *, Straneo F., Cenedese C., Das S.B., Richards C.G. and Singh H., 2016. Structure and Dynamics of a Subglacial Plume in a Greenland Fjord. J. Geophys. Res., 121, doi:10.1002/2016JC011764.

Cenedese C. and Gatto V.M.*, 2016. Impact of a Localized Source of Subglacial Discharge on the Heat Flux and Submarine Melting of a Tidewater Glacier: A Laboratory Study. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 46, 3155–3163.

Cenedese C. and Gatto V.M.*, 2016. Impact of Two Plumes’ Interaction on Submarine Melting of Tidewater Glaciers: A Laboratory Study. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 46, 361–36


Jones C.S. *, Cenedese C., Chassignet E.P., Linden P.F. and Sutherland B.R., 2015. Gravity Current Propagation Up a Valley. J. Fluid Mech., 762, 417-434.

Straneo, F. and Cenedese C., 2015. Dynamics of Greenland’s glacial fjords and their role in climate. Annual Review of Marine Science, 7 (1), doi:10.1146/annurev-marine-010213-135133.


Sciascia, R.*, Cenedese C., Nicolì D.*, Heimbach P. and Straneo F. 2014 Impact of periodic intermediary flows on submarine melting of a Greenland glacier. J. Geophys. Res., 119, doi:10.1002/2014JC009953.

Cenedese C.  and  Linden P.F.  2014.  Entrainment in  two  coalescing axisymmetric turbulent plumes. J. Fluid Mech., 752, doi:10.1017/jfm.2014.389.

Zhang W.G. and Cenedese C., 2014. The Dispersal of Dense Water Formed in an Idealized Coastal Polynya on a Shallow Sloping Shelf. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 44, 1563-1581.


Sciascia R.*, Straneo F., Cenedese C. and Heimbach P., 2013 Seasonal variability of submarine melt rate and circulation in an East Greenland fjord. J. Geophys. Res., 118, 2492-2506.

Andres M. and Cenedese C., 2013 Laboratory experiments and observations of cyclonic and anticyclonic eddies impinging on an island. J. Geophys. Res., 118, 762-773.

Cenedese  C.,  Todd  R.E.*,  Gawarkiewicz  G.G.,  Owens  W.  B,  and  Shcherbina  A.Y.,  2013. Offshore Transport of Shelf Waters through Interaction of Vortices with a Shelfbreak Current. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 43, 905-919.


Cenedese C., Lerczak J.A. and Bartone G. *, 2012. A Geostrophic Adjustment Model of two Buoyant Fluids. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 42, 1932-1944.

Cenedese C., 2012. Downwelling in Basins Subject to Buoyancy Loss. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 42, 1817-1833.

Shravat A.*, Cenedese C. and Caulfield C.P., 2012. Entrainment and mixing dynamics of surface- stress-driven stratified flow in a cylinder. J. Fluid Mech., 691, 498-517.


Yamamoto H. *, Cenedese C. and Caulfield C.P., 2011. Laboratory experiments on two coalescing axisymmetric turbulent plumes in a rotating fluid. Physics of Fluids, 23, 056601.

Straneo F., Curry, R.G., Sutherland D.A., Hamilton G.S., Cenedese C., Våge K. and Stearns L.A., 2011. Impact of fjord dynamics and glacial run-off on the circulation near Helheim Glacier. Nature Geosciences, doi: 10.1038/NGEO1109.


Wells M., Cenedese C. and Caulfield C.P., 2010. The relationship between flux coefficient and entrainment ratio in density currents. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 40, 2713-2727.

Cenedese C. and Adduce C. *, 2010. A new parameterization for entrainment in overflows. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 40, 1835-1850.


Sutherland D.A.* and Cenedese C., 2009. Laboratory experiments on the interaction of a buoyant coastal current with a canyon: application to the East Greenland Current. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 39, 1258-1271.

Wells  A.J.*,  Cenedese  C.,  Farrar  J.T.  and  Zappa  C.J.,  2009.  Variations  in  ocean  surface temperature due to near surface flow: straining the cool skin layer. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 39, 2685-2710.


Cenedese C. and Adduce C.*, 2008. Mixing in a density-driven current flowing down a slope in a rotating fluid. J. Fluid Mech., 604, 369-388.

Tanabe A. * and Cenedese C., 2008. Laboratory experiments on mesoscale vortices colliding with an island chain. J. Geophys. Res., 113, C04022, doi:10.1029/2007JC004322.

Wåhlin A.K., Darelius E.*, Cenedese C. and Lane-Serff G.F., 2008. Laboratory observations of enhanced entrainment in dense overflows in the presence of submarine canyons and ridges. Deep Sea Res. I, doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2008.02.007.


Wåhlin A.K. and Cenedese C., 2006. How entraining density currents influence the stratification in a one-dimensional ocean basin. Deep Sea Res. II, 53, 172-193.

Wolfe C.L.*  and Cenedese C., 2006. Laboratory experiments on eddy generation by a buoyant coastal current flowing over variable bathymetry. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 36, 395-411.


Cenedese C., Adduce C.* and Fratantoni D.M., 2005. Laboratory experiments on mesoscale vortices interacting with two islands. J. Geophys. Res., 110, C09023, 10.1029/2004JC002734.

Limeburner R., Whitehead J.A. and Cenedese C., 2005. Variability of Antarctic bottom water flow into the North Atlantic. Deep-Sea Res. II, 52, 495-512.


Adduce C.*, and Cenedese C., 2004. Laboratory experiments on a mesoscale vortex colliding with topography of varying geometry in a rotating fluid. J. Mar. Res., 62, 611-638.

Cenedese C., Marshall J.C. and Whitehead J.A., 2004. A laboratory model of thermocline depth and exchange fluxes across circumpolar fronts. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 34, 656-667.

Cenedese C., Whitehead J.A., Ascarelli T.A.*  and Ohiwa M.*, 2004. A dense current flowing down a sloping bottom in a rotating fluid. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 34, 188-203


Cenedese C., 2002. Laboratory experiments on mesoscale vortices colliding with a seamount. J. Geophys. Res., 107, C6, 10.1029/2000JC000599.

Cenedese C. and Linden P.F., 2002. Stability of a buoyancy-driven coastal current at the shelf break. J. Fluid Mech., 452, 97–121.


Cenedese C. and Whitehead J.A., 2000. Eddy-shedding from a boundary current around a cape over a sloping bottom. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 30, 1514-1531.


Cenedese C. and Linden P.F., 1999. Cyclone and anticyclone formation in a rotating stratified fluid over a sloping bottom. J. Fluid Mech., 381, 199-223.

* indicates student or postdoc involved in the research project and publication