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  • Cornillon, Peter and Kyung-Ae Park. Warm core ring velocities inferred from NSCAT. Geophysical Research Letters, 28(4):575–578, 2001. (doi:10.1029/2000GL011487)
  • Dong, Shenfu, Susan L. Hautala, and Kathryn A. Kelly. Interannual variations in upper-ocean heat content and heat transport convergence in the western North Atlantic. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 37(11):2682–2697, 2007. (doi:10.1175/2007JPO3645.1)
  • Flagg, C.N., G. Schwartze, E. Gottlieb, and T. Rossby. Operating an acoustic doppler current profiler aboard a container vessel. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 15:257–271, 1998. (doi:10.1175/1520-0426(1998)015<0257:OAADCP>2.0.CO;2)
  • Flagg, Charles N., Maureen Dunn, Dong-Ping Wang, H. Thomas Rossby, and Robert L. Benway. A study of the currents of the outer shelf and upper slope from a decade of shipboard ADCP observations in the Middle Atlantic Bight. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 111(C6), 2006. (doi:10.1029/2005JC003116)
  • Luce, David L. and Tom Rossby. On the size and distribution of rings and coherent vortices in the Sargasso Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 113(C5), 2008. (doi:10.1029/2007JC004171)
  • Rossby, T. and R. L. Benway. Slow variations in mean path of the Gulf Stream east of Cape Hatteras. Geophysical Research Letters, 27(1):117–120, 2000. (doi:10.1029/1999GL002356)
  • Rossby, T. and E. Gottlieb. The Oleander Project: Monitoring the variability of the Gulf Stream and adjacent waters between New Jersey and Bermuda. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 79(1):5–18, 1998. (doi:10.1175/1520-0477(1998)079<0005:TOPMTV>2.0.CO;2)
  • Rossby, T. and H.-M. Zhang. The near-surface velocity and potential vorticity structure of the Gulf Stream. Journal of Marine Research, 59(6):949–975, 2001. (doi:10.1357/00222400160497724)
  • Rossby, T., C.N. Flagg, and K. Donohue. Interannual variations in upper-ocean transport by the Gulf Stream and adjacent waters between New Jersey and Bermuda. Journal of Marine Research, 63(1):203–226, 2005. (doi:10.1357/0022240053693851)
  • Rossby, T., C. Flagg, and K. Donohue. On the variability of Gulf Stream transport from seasonal to decadal timescales. Journal of Marine Research, 68(3-4):503–522, 2010. (doi:10.1357/002224010794657128)
  • Rossby, T. Guest editor of special issue of Maritimes devoted to oceanography from volunteer observing ships. 1999.
  • Rossby, T. On gyre interactions. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 46(1–2):139 – 164, 1999. (doi:10.1016/S0967-0645(98)00095-2)
  • Rossby, T. Sustained ocean observations from merchant marine vessels. Marine Technology Society Journal, 35(3):38–42, 2001. (doi:10.4031/002533201788057873)
  • Ryan, J. P., J. A. Yoder, J. A. Barth, and P. C. Cornillon. Chlorophyll enhancement and mixing associated with meanders of the shelf break front in the Mid-Atlantic Bight. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 104(C10):23479–23493, 1999. (doi:10.1029/1999JC900174)
  • Sato, Olga T and T Rossby. Seasonal and low frequency variations in dynamic height anomaly and transport of the Gulf Stream. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 42(1):149–164, 1995.
  • Sato, Olga T. and T. Rossby. Seasonal and low-frequency variability of the meridional heat flux at 36 °N in the North Atlantic. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 30(3):606–621, 2000. (doi:10.1175/1520-0485(2000)030<0606:SALFVO>2.0.CO;2)
  • Schollaert, S. E., T. Rossby, and J. A. Yoder. Inter-annual variability of phytoplankton chlorophyll: Monitoring slope waters linked to the Gulf Stream. Earth System Monitor, 13(3), 2003.
  • Schollaert, Stephanie E., Tom Rossby, and James A. Yoder. Gulf stream cross-frontal exchange: possible mechanisms to explain interannual variations in phytoplankton chlorophyll in the Slope Sea during the SeaWiFS years. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, 51(1–3):173 – 188, 2004. (doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2003.07.017)
  • Stammer, D. and J. Theiss. Velocity statistics inferred from the TOPEX/Poseidon-Jason-1 Tandem Mission Data. Marine Geodesy, 27(3-4):551–575, 2004. (doi:10.1080/01490410490902052)
  • Stoermer, Scott Allan. Ekman flow and transports in the Northwest Atlantic from acoustic doppler current profiler data. Master's thesis, University of Rhode Island, 2002.
  • Wang, Dong-Ping, Charles N. Flagg, Kathleen Donohue, and H. Thomas Rossby. Wavenumber spectrum in the Gulf Stream from shipboard ADCP observations and comparison with altimetry measurements. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 40(4):840–844, 2009. (doi:10.1175/2009JPO4330.1)
  • Wei, J. and D.-P. Wang. A numerical study of stability and propagation of warm core rings in a continuously stratified ocean. Continental Shelf Research, 2008.
  • Wei, Jun, Dong-Ping Wang, and Charles N. Flagg. Mapping Gulf Stream warm core rings from shipboard ADCP transects of the Oleander Project. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 113(C10), 2008. (doi:10.1029/2007JC004694)