Tropical Oceanography






(1) Chu, P.C., R.W. Garwood, Jr., and P. Muller,  1990: Unstable and damped modes in coupled ocean mixed layer and cloud models," Journal of Marine Systems, 1, 1-11 (paper download).

(2) Chu, P.C., and R.W. Garwood, Jr.,  1991: On the two-phase thermodynamics of the coupled cloud-ocean mixed layer.  Journal of Geophysical Research, 96, 3425-3436 (paper download).

(3) Chu, P.C.,  1993: Generation of low frequency unstable modes in a coupled equatorial troposphere and ocean mixed layer. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 50, 731-749 (paper download).

(4) Steger, J., C.A. Collins, and P.C. Chu, 1998: Circulation in the Archipelago de Colon (Galapagos Islands), November 1993. Deep Sea Research, II, 45, 1093-1114 (paper download).

(5) Chu, P.C., Q.Y. Liu, Y.L. Jia, C.W. Fan, 2002: Evidence of barrier layer in the Sulu and Celebes Seas. Journal of Physical Oceanography 32,  3299-3309 (paper download).

(6) Chu, P.C., R.F. Li, X.B. You, 2002: Northwest Pacific subtropical counter current on isopycnal surface in June. Geophysical Research Letters, 29, 10.1029/2002GLO14831 (paper download).

(7) Chu, P.C., R.F. Li, and C.W. Fan, 2003: Determination of the current system on isopycnal surface between Mindanao and New Guinea from GDEM. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 21 (3) 193-213 (paper download).

(8) Li, R.-F., X.-B. You, and P.C. Chu, 2005: The eastward subtropical countercurrent on isopycnal surface in the western North Pacific. Science in China Ser D. Earth Sciences, 48 (7), 1065-1073.

(9) Sun, J.l., P.C. Chu, and Q. Liu, 2006: The role of the halted baroclinic mode at the central equatorial Pacific in El Nino event. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 23, 45-53 (paper download).

(10) Chu, P.C., L.M. Ivanov, O.V. Melnichenko, and N.C. Wells, 2007: On long baroclinic Rossby waves in the tropical North Atlantic observed from profiling floats. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, C05032, doi:10.1029/2006JC003698

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(11) Chu, P.C. and C. P. Hsieh, 2007: Multifractal thermal characteristics of western Philippine Sea upper layer. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 36, 141-151 (paper download).

(12) Chu, P.C. and C. P. Hsieh, 2007: Change of Multifractal Thermal Characteristics in the Western Philippine Sea Upper Layer during Internal Wave-Soliton Propagation. Journal of Oceanography, in press (paper download).

(13) Chu, P. C., 2008: Probability distribution function of the upper equatorial Pacific current speeds. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1029/2008GL033669 (paper download).




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