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132. [PDF] Huang, S-M and L.-Y. Oey*, 2018: Land-falling typhoons are controlled by the meridional oscillation of the Kuroshio Extension. Climate Dyn., 50(320), 1-13.

131. [PDF] Sun, Xu, Oey, Lin, 2018: Monthly variability of Luzon Strait tropical cyclone intensification over the Northern South China Sea in recent decades. Clim. Dyn., 51(323), 1-12,

130. [PDF] Liao, E., L. Oey, X. Yan, L. Li, and Y. Jiang, 2018: The Deflection of the China Coastal Current over the Taiwan Bank in Winter. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 48(7), 1433-1450. doi:10.1175/JPO-D-17-0037.

129. Leo Oey 2018: Chaos beneath a Calm Sea. Editor’s EOS highlight of JGR-Oceans paper by Tang et al.

128. [PDF] Leo Oey*, Jia Wang, and M.-A Lee, 2018: Fish catch is related to the fluctuations of a Western Boundary Current. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 48(3), 705-721. Featured in Physics Today: Fish catch and ocean currents


127. [PDF] Ezer. T*, L.-Y. Oey, Huijie Xue, Marco Zavatarelli, Gianmaria Sannino and Ricardo de Camargo, 2018: Editorial—the 8th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO 2016). Ocean Dynamics, 68(1), 153-156.

126. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y. et al. 2017: Editorial—the 7th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO 2015). Ocean Dynamics, 67(12), 1645-1647.

125. [PDF] Xu, F-H, Y Yuan, Lie-Yauw Oey, and Yanluan Lin: Impacts of preexisting ocean cyclonic circulation on sea surface Chlorophyll-a concentration off northeastern Taiwan following episodic typhoon passages. Journal of Geophysical Research, 122(8), 6482-6497. DOI:10.1002/2016JC012625.

124. [PDF] Chang, Y.-L., Y. Miyazawa, Leo Oey, T. Kodaira, and S. Huang, 2017: The formation processes of phytoplankton growth and decline in mesoscale eddies in the western North Pacific Ocean, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122(5), 4444–4455.

123. [PDF] Sun JR, Leo Oey*, FH Xu & YC Lin, 2017: Sea level rise, surface warming, and the weakened buffering ability of South China Sea to strong typhoons in recent decades. Nature Scientific Reports, 7, 7418.

122. [PDF] Liang, A. (T.-Y.), L. Oey*, S. Huang, and S. Chou (2017), Long-term trends of typhoon-induced rainfall over Taiwan: In situ evidence of poleward shift of typhoons in western North Pacific in recent decades, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122(5), 2750-2765. doi:10.1002/2017JD026446.


121. [PDF] Lie-Yauw Oey, Tal Ezer, Jinyu Sheng, Fei Chai, Jianping Gan, Kevin Lamb & Yasumasa Miyazawa, 2016: Editorial—The 6th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO 2014). Ocean Dynamics, 67(2), 317-319. DOI 10.1007/s10236-016-1028-x.

120. [PDF] Lin, Y.-C., and L.-Y. Oey*, 2016: Rainfall-enhanced blooming in typhoon wakes. Scientific Reports,6, 31310. DOI: 10.1038/srep31310.

119. [PDF] Leo Oey* and Simon Chou, 2016: Evidence of rising and poleward shift of storm surge in western North Pacific in recent decades. Journal of Geophysical Research–Oceans, 121(7), 5181-5192, DOI: 10.1002/2016JC011777

118. [PDF] Wang, Jia and L.-Y. Oey*, 2016: Seasonal exchanges of Kuroshio and shelf waters and their impacts on the shelf currents of the East China Sea. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 46(5), 1615-1632. DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-15-0183.1.

117. [PDF] J.M.Sayol, A.Orfila, L.-Y. Oey, 2016: Wind induced energy-momentum distribution along the Ekman-Stokes layer. Application to the Western Mediterranean Sea climate. Deep-Sea Research I, 111(May 2016), 34-49. DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr.2016.01.004.

116. [PDF] Lin, YC, L.-Y. Oey*, J.Wang & K.K. Liu, 2016: Rossby waves and eddies observed at a temperature mooring in northern South China Sea. J. Phys. Oceangr, 46(2), 517-535. DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-15-0094.1.


115. [PDF] Xu, S., X. Huang,* L.-Y. Oey, F. Xu, H. Fu, Y. Zhang & G. Yang, 2015: POM.gpu-v1.0: a GPU-based Princeton Ocean Model. Geosci. Model Dev. 8(9), 2815-2827. doi:10.5194/gmd-8-2815-2015.

114. [PDF] Huang, S-M, and Lie-Yauw Oey*, 2015: Right-side cooling and phytoplankton bloom in the wake of a tropical cyclone. Journal of Geophysical Research, 120(8), 5735-5748, DOI:10.1002/2015JC010896.

113. [PDF] Sun, J, and Lie-Yauw Oey*,2015: The influence of ocean on Typhoon Nuri (2008). Monthly Weather Review, 143(11), 4493-4513, DOI:10.1175/MWR-D-15-0029.1.

112. [PDF] Xu, FH and Lie-Yauw Oey, 2015: Seasonal SSH Variability of the Northern South China Sea. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 45(6), 1595–1609. doi:

111. [PDF] Sun, JR, L.-Y. Oey*, et al. 2015: Ocean response to Typhoon Nuri (2008) in western North Pacific and South China Sea. Ocean Dyn., 65(5), 735-749. DOI 10.1007/s10236-015-0823-0.

110. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, R. Chang, S.-M. Huang, Y.-C. Lin & M.-A Lee, 2015: The influence of shelf-sea fronts on winter monsoon over East China Sea. Clim. Dyn., 45(7-8), 2047-2068. DOI 10.1007/s00382-014-2455-3. (IF: 4.62).


109. [PDF] Berntsen, J., L.-Y. Oey, T. Ezer, R. Greatbatch, H. Xue & Y. Miyazawa, 2014: Editorial - the 5th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO 2013), Ocean Dyn. 64(10), 1531-1534. (IF: 1.76).

108. [PDF] Wang, J. and L.-Y. Oey*, 2014: Inter-annual and decadal fluctuations of the Kuroshio in East China Sea and connection with surface fluxes of momentum and heat, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41(23), doi:10.1002/2014GL062118 (IF: 4.46).Download KP Data here

107. [PDF] Xu, S., X. Huang, Y. Zhang, H. Fu, L.-Y. Oey, F. Xu, and G. Yang, 2014: gpuPOM: a GPU-based Princeton Ocean Model. Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7(6), 7651-7691, 2014. (IF: 6.09).

106. [PDF] Xu F.-H. and L.-Y. Oey, 2014: State analysis using the Local Ensemble Transform Kalman Filter (LETKF) and the three-layer circulation structure of the Luzon Strait and the South China Sea. Ocean Dyn. 64(6), 905-923. DOI 10.1007/s10236-014-0720-y. (IF: 1.76).

105. [PDF] Chang & Oey, 2014: Analysis of STCC eddies using the Okubo-Weiss parameter on model and satellite data. Ocean Dynamics. 64(2), 259-271. (IF: 1.76).

104. [PDF] Chang & Oey*, 2014: Instability of the North Pacific subtropical countercurrent. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 44(3), 818-833. (IF: 3.18).

103. [PDF] Oey*, Chang, Lin, Chang, Varlamov & Miyazawa, 2014: Cross flows in the Taiwan Strait in winter. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 44(3), 801-817. (IF: 3.18).


102.[PDF] Liu, K.-K., .., L. Oey*,.., 2013: Inter-annual variation of chlorophyll in the northern South China Sea observed at the SEATS Station and its asymmetric responses to climate oscillation. Biogeosciences, 10, 7449-7462. (IF: 3.75).

101.[PDF] Oey*, Chang, Chang, Lin & Xu, 2013: Decadal warming of coastal China Seas and coupling with winter monsoon and currents. Geophys. Res. Lett. 40(23), 6288-6292(IF: 4.46). doi:10.1002/2013GL058202, 2013.

100.[PDF] Xu, F., L. Oey*, Y. Miyazawa & P. Hamilton, 2013: Hindcasts and Forecasts of Loop Current & Eddies in the Gulf of Mexico using Local Ensemble Transform Kalman Filter and Optimum-Interpolation Assimilation Schemes. Ocean Modelling, 69(September 2013), 22-38.

99.[PDF] Oey*, Miyazawa, Aiki, Masumoto, Ezer & Waseda, 2013: Editorial - the 4th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO 2012).Ocean Dyn., 63(11-12), 1345-1347

98.[PDF] Chang, Y.-L., L.-Y. Oey*, 2013: Coupled Response of the Trade Wind, SST Gradient, and SST in the Caribbean Sea, and the Potential Impact on Loop Current's Interannual Variability. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 43(7), 1325–1344.

97. [PDF] Xu, F., Y. Chang, L. Oey*, and P. Hamilton, 2013: Loop Current Growth and Eddy Shedding Using Models and Observations: Analyses of the July 2011 Eddy- Shedding Event. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 43(5), 1015-1027.

96. [PDF] Ezer & Oey, 2013: On the dynamics of strait flows: an ocean model study of the Aleutian passages and the Bering Strait. Ocean Dyn., 63(2-3), 243-263. 10.1007/s10236-012-0589-6.

95. [PDF] Oey*, Ezer, Qiu, Berntsen & He, 2013: Editorial - the 3rd International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO 2011), Ocean Dyn., 63(2-3), 307-309. 10.1007/s10236-013-0595-3.

94.   Sun, Z., L.-Y. Oey* & Y.-H. Zhou, 2013: Skill-assessments of statistical and Ensemble Kalman Filter data assimilative analyses using surface and deep observations in the Gulf of Mexico. Frontiers of Earth Science. 7(3), 271-281. DOI:10.1007/s11707-013-0377-8.

93. [PDF] Chang, Y., and L. Oey*, 2013: Loop Current Growth and Eddy Shedding Using Models and Observations Part 1: Numerical Process Experiments and Satellite Altimetry Data. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 43(3), 669-689..

92. [PDF] Oey*, Chang et al. 2013: ATOP – Advanced Taiwan Ocean Prediction System based on the mpiPOM. Part 1: model descriptions, analyses and results. Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci., 24(1), 137-158, doi: 10.3319/TAO.2012.09.12.01(Oc).


91. [PDF] Tamura, H., Y. Miyazawa, and L.-Y. Oey, 2012: The Stokes drift and wave induced-mass flux in the North Pacific, J. Geophys. Res., 117(C8), C08021, doi:10.1029/2012JC008113.

90. [PDF] Chang & Oey*, 2012: Why does the Loop Current tend to shed more eddies in summer and winter? Geophys. Res. Lett., 39(5), L05605, 7pp. doi:10.1029/2011GL050773.

89. [PDF] Chang & Oey*, 2012: The Philippines-Taiwan Oscillation: Monsoon-Like Interannual Oscillation of the Subtropical-Tropical Western North Pacific Wind System and Its Impact on the Ocean. J. Climate, 25(5), 1597-1618. Download PTO Data (with updated file)


88. [PDF] Fujisaki & Oey, 2011: The formation of ice-bands by wind. JGR, 116(C10), C10015, doi:10.1029/ 2010JC006655 (IF: 3.17).

87. [PDF] Chang & Oey*, 2011: Frontal circulation induced by up-front and coastal downwelling winds. Ocean Dynamics, 61(9), 1345-1368. (IF: 1.76).

86. [PDF] Xu, F.-H., L.-Y. Oey*, 2011: The Origin of Along-Shelf Pressure Gradient in the Middle Atlantic Bight. J. Phys. Oceanogr 41(9), 1720-1740. (IF: 3.18).

85. [PDF] Chang & Oey, 2011: Interannual and Seasonal Variations of Kuroshio Transport East of Taiwan inferred from 29 Years of Tide-Gauge Data. Geophys. Res. Lett., 38(8), L08603, doi:10.1029/2011GL047062. (IF: 4.46).

84. [PDF] Ezer, T, L.-Y. Oey, H. Xue and X. H. Wang, 2011: Editorial- The 2nd International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO-2010), Ocean Dyn., 61: 1287, doi:10.1007/s10236-011-0470-z. (IF: 1.76).

83. [PDF] Chang, Oey*, Xu, Lu & Fujisaki, 2011: 2010 Oil Spill - trajectory projections based on ensemble drifter analyses. Ocean Dynamics, 61(9), 829-839. DOI 10.1007/s10236-011-0397-4.

82. [PDF] Chang & Oey*, 2011: Loop Current Cycle. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 41(3), 458-471.

81. [PDF] Chiang, Wu & Oey, 2011: Typhoon Kai-Tak: a perfect ocean’s storm J. Phys. Oceanogr. 41(1), 221-233.

80. [PDF] Chang & Oey*, 2010b: Eddy and wind-forced heat transports in the Gulf of Mexico. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 40(12), 2728-2742.


79. [PDF] Chang & Oey*, 2010a: Why can wind delay the shedding of Loop Current eddies? J. Phys. Oceanogr. 40(11), 2481-2495.

78. [PDF] Chang, Oey*, Wu & Lu, 2010: Why are there upwellings on the northern shelf of Taiwan under northeasterly winds? J. Phys. Oceanogr., 40(6), 1405-1417.

77. [PDF] Oey*, Ezer, Miyazawa & Wu, 2010b: Editorial-International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO) special issue II in Ocean Dyn., 60(5), 1271-1272. DOI 10.1007/s10236-010-0338-7.

76. [PDF] Oey*, Ezer, Miyazawa & Wu, 2010a: Editorial-International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO) special issue in Ocean Dynamics. Ocean Dyn., 60(2), 299–300.

75. [PDF] Ezer & Oey, 2010: The role of the Alaskan Stream in modulating the Bering Sea climate. JGR, 115(C4), C04025, doi:10.1029/2009JC005830.

74. [PDF] Berntsen & Oey, 2010: Estimation of the internal pressure gradient in σ-coordinate ocean models: comparison of second-, fourth-, and sixth-order schemes. Ocean Dynamics, 60(2), 317-330.

73. [PDF] Oey*, Hsin & Wu, 2010: Why does the Kuroshio northeast of Taiwan shift shelfward in winter? Ocean Dyn, 60(2), 413-426.

72. [PDF] Sheu, Wu & Oey, 2010: Blocking & westward eddies in the Luzon Strait. Deep Sea Res. II, 57(19-20), 1783-1791. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.04.004.


71. [PDF] Oey, Chang, Sun & Lin, 2009: Topocaustics. Ocean Modelling, 29(4), 277-286.

70. [PDF] Chang, Wu & Oey, 2009: Bimodal behavior of the seasonal upwelling off the northeastern coast of Taiwan, JGR, 114(C3), C03027, doi:10.1029/2008JC005131.


69. [PDF] Oey*, Inoue, Lai, Lin, Welsh & Rouse Jr. 2008: Stalling of near-inertial waves in a cyclone. GRL, 35(12), L12604, doi:10.1029/2008GL034273.

68. [PDF] Ezer, T., R. Hobbs and L.-Y. Oey, 2008: On the movement of Beluga whales in Cook Inlet, Alaska: Simulations of tidal and environmental impacts using a hydrodynamic inundation model. Oceanography, 21(4), 14-23.

67. [PDF] Wu, Chang, Oey & Hsin, 2008: Air-sea interaction between tropical cyclone Nari and Kuroshio. GRL, 35(12), L12605, doi:10.1029/2008GL033942.

66. [PDF] Oey*, 2008: Loop Current and Deep Eddies. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 38(7), 1426-1449.

65. [PDF] Mellor, Donelan, Oey, 2008: A Surface Wave Model for Coupling with Numerical Ocean Circulation Models. J. Atmos. Oceanic Tech, 25(10), 1785-1807.

64. [PDF] Wang & Oey, 2008: Hindcast of Waves and Currents in Hurricane Katrina. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS), 89(4), 487-495.


63. [PDF] Oey*, L.-Y., T. Ezer, D.-P. Wang, X.-Q. Yin and S.-J. Fan, 2007: Hurricane-induced motions and interaction with ocean currents, CSR, 27(9), 1249-1263. doi:10.1016/j.csr.2007. 01.008.

62. [PDF] Yin, X.-Q. and L.-Y. Oey*, 2007: Bred-ensemble ocean forecast of Loop Current and rings, Ocean Modelling, 17(4), 300-326. doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2007.02.005.

61. [PDF] Oey*, L.-Y., T. Ezer, Hu and F. Muller-Karger, 2007: Modeling and satellite observations of baroclinic tidal flows and inundation processes in Cook Inlet, Alaska, Ocean Dynamics, 57(3), 205-221. DOI 10.1007/s10236-007-0103-8.

60. [PDF] Hsu, H.-M., L.-Y. Oey*, W. Johnson, R. Hodur & C. Dorman, 2007: Model wind over the central and southern Calif. coastal ocean. Mon. Wea. Rev., 135(5), 1931–1944.

59. [PDF] Lin, X.-H., L.-Y. Oey* & D.-P. Wang, 2007: Altimetry and drifter assimilations of Loop Current and eddies. JGR, 112(C5), C05046, doi:10.1029/2006JC003779, 2007.


58. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 2006: An OGCM with movable land-sea boundaries. Ocean Mod, 13(2), 176-195.

57. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, T. Ezer, D.-P. Wang, S.-J. Fan, and X.-Q. Yin, 2006: Loop current warming by Hurricane Wilma. GRL, 33, L08613, doi:10.1029/2006GL025873.


56. [PDF] Dong, C. and L-Y. Oey*, 2005: Sensitivity of coastal currents near Point Conception to forcing by three different winds: ECMWF, COAMPS, and Blended SSM/I-ECMWF-Buoy Winds. J. Phys. Oceanogr, 35(7), 1229-1244.

55. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 2005: A wetting and drying scheme for POM. Ocean Mod, 9(2), 133-150.

54. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, T. Ezer, G. Forristall, C. Cooper, S. DiMarco, and S. Fan, 2005: An exercise in forecasting loop current and eddy frontal positions in the Gulf of Mexico. Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L12611, doi:10.1029/2005GL023253.

53. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, T. Ezer and H.-C. Lee, 2005: Loop Current, rings and related circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: A review of numerical models and future challenges. In, Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: Observations and Models, W. Sturges and A. Lugo-Fernandez (Eds.), Geophys. Monograph Ser., Vol. 161, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, 31-56.

52. Schmitz, W.J Jr., D.C. Biggs, A. Lugo-Fernandez, L-Y. Oey and W. Sturges, 2005. A synopsis of the circulation in the Gulf of Mexico and on its continental margins. In: Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: Observations and Models, W. Sturges and A. Lugo-Fernandez, editors, AGU Geophysical Monograph 161, 11-29.


51. [PDF] Fan, S., L-Y. Oey*, and P. Hamilton, 2004: Assimilation of drifter and satellite data in a model of the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico. CSR, 24(9), 1001-1013.

50. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 2004: Vorticity flux through the Yucatan Channel and Loop Current variability in the Gulf of Mexico. JGR, 109, C10004, doi:10.1029/2004JC002400.

49. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, T. Ezer, and W. Sturges, 2004: Modeled and observed empirical orthogonal functions of currents in the Yucatan Channel, Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Geophysical Research, 109(C08), C08011, doi: 10.1029/2004JC002345.

48. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, C. Winant, E. Dever, W. R. Johnson, D-P. Wang, 2004: A model of the near-surface circulation of the Santa Barbara Channel: Comparison with observations and dynamical interpretations. J. Phys. Oceanogr, 34(1), 23-43.

47. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, and H. C. Zhang, 2004: The generation of subsurface cyclones and jets through eddy-slope interaction. Continental Shelf Research, 24(18), 2109-2131.


46. [PDF] Ezer, T., L-Y. Oey, and H-C. Lee, and W. Sturges, 2003: The variability of currents in the Yucatan Channel: Analysis of results from a numerical ocean model. Journal of Geophysical Research, 108(C1), 3012, 10.1029/2002JC001509.

45. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, H-C. Lee, and W. J. Schmitz, Jr., 2003: Effects of winds and Caribbean eddies on the frequency of Loop Current eddy shedding: A numerical model study. J Geophys Res, 108(C10), 3324, doi:10.1029/2002JC001698.

44. [PDF] Wang, D-P., L-Y. Oey*, T. Ezer, and P. Hamilton, 2003: Near-surface currents in DeSoto Canyon (1997–99): Comparison of current meters, satellite observation, and model simulation. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 33(1), 313-326.


43. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, and H. C. Lee, 2002: Deep eddy energy and topographic Rossby waves in the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 32(12), 3499-3527.

42. [PDF] Ezer, T., L.-Y. Oey, and H.-C. Lee, 2002: Simulation of velocities in the Yucatan Channel. In, Oceans, MIS/IEEE Publ., Marine Techn. Soc., Columbia, MD., 1467-1471.


41. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, D-P. Wang, T. Hayward, C. Winant, and M. Hendershott, 2001: "Upwelling" and "cyclonic" regimes of the near-surface circulation in the Santa Barbara Channel. Journal of Geophysical Research, 106(C5), 9213-9222.

40. [PDF] Miller, A. J., J. C. McWilliams, N. Schneider, J. S. Allen, J. A. Barth, R. C. Beardsley, F. P. Chavez, T. K. Chereskin, C. A. Edwards, R. L. Haney, K. A. Kelly, J. C. Kindle, L. N. Ly, J. R. Moisan, M. A. Noble, P. P. Niiler, L. Y. Oey, F. B. Schwing, R. K. Shearman, and M. S. Swenson, 1999: Observing and modeling the California Current System. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 80, 533-539.


39. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 1999: A forcing mechanism for the poleward flow off the southern California coast. Journal of Geophysical Research, 104(C6), 13,529-13,539.


38. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, 1998: Eddy energetics in the Faroe-Shetland Channel: a model resolution study, Cont. Shelf Res., 17(15): 1,929-1,944.

37. [PDF] Mellor, G. L., L.-Y. Oey, and T. Ezer, 1998: Sigma coordinate pressure gradient errors and the seamount problem. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 15(5), 1122-1131.

36. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 1998: Subtidal energetics in the Faroe-Shetland Channel: Coarse-grid model experiments. Journal of Geophysical Research, 103(C6), 12,689-12,708.


35. [PDF] Cummins, P. F., and L-Y. Oey, 1997: Simulation of barotropic and baroclinic tides off northern British Columbia. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 27(5), 762-781.


34. [PDF] Kourafalou, V. H., L-Y. Oey, J. D. Wang, and T. N. Lee, 1996: The fate of river discharge on the continental shelf. 1. Modeling the river plume and the innershelf coastal current. Journal of Geophysical Research, 101(C2), 3415-3434.

33. [PDF] Kourafalou, V. H., T. N. Lee, L-Y. Oey, and J. D. Wang, 1996: The fate of river discharge on the continental shelf. 2. Transport of coastal low-salinity waters under realistic wind and tidal forcing. Journal of Geophysical Research, 101(C2), 3435-3455.

32. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 1996: Flow around a coastal bend: A model of the Santa Barbara Channel eddy. Journal of Geophysical Research, 101(C7), 16,667-16,682.

31. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 1996: Simulation of mesoscale variability in the Gulf of Mexico: Sensitivity studies, comparison with observations, and trapped wave propagation. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 26(2), 145-175.


30. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 1995: Eddy- and wind-forced shelf circulation. Journal of Geophysical Research, 100(C5), 8621-8637.

29. Oey, L.-Y., Manning, J., Jo, H. T., and You, K. W., 1995: "A plume and wind driven circulation of the New York Bight." In Quantitative skill assessment for coastal ocean model. Coastal and estuarine studies: Volume 47. American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 329–347.


28. Ahsan, A. K. M. Q., M. S. Bruno, L-Y. Oey, and R. I. Hires, 1994: Wind-driven dispersion in New Jersey coastal waters. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 120(11), 1264-1273.

27. [PDF] Manning, J. P., L-Y. Oey, D. Packer, J. Vitaliano, T. W. Finneran, K. W. You, and S. Fromm, 1994: Observations of bottom currents and estimates of resuspended sediment transport at the New York Bight 12-mile dumpsite. Journal of Geophysical Research, 99(C5), 10,221-10,239.

26. [PDF] Mellor, G. L., T. Ezer, and L-Y. Oey, 1994: The pressure gradient conundrum of sigma coordinate ocean models. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 11(4), 1126-1134.


25. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, and G. L. Mellor, 1993: Subtidal variability of estuarine outflow, plume, and coastal current: A model study. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 23(1), 164-171.


24. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, and P. Chen, 1992: A model simulation of circulation in the Northeast Atlantic shelves and seas. Journal of Geophysical Research, 97(C12), 20,087-20,115.

23. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, and P. Chen, 1992: A nested-grid ocean model: with application to the simulation of meanders and eddies in the Norwegian Coastal Current. Journal of Geophysical Research, 97(C12), 20,063-20,086.

22. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, T. Ezer, G. L. Mellor, and P. Chen, 1992: A model study of "bump" induced western boundary current variabilities. Journal of Marine Systems, 3(4-5), 321-342.

21. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, Y-H. Zhang, and P. Chen, 1992: Simulation of the Norwegian coastal current in the vicinity of the Halten Bank: comparison with observations and process study of bank-induced meanders. Journal of Marine Systems, 3, 391-416.


20. You, K.W., L.-Y. Oey, Y.H. Zhang, P. Chen et al. 1991: A 3-d simulation of buoyancy and wind-induced circulation and mixing in the New York Bight. Estuarine & Coastal Modeling, vol.2, ASCE Publ. (June, 1992; 786 pp); 453-465.

19. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, and P. Chen, 1991: Frontal waves upstream of a diabathic blocking: A model study. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 21(11), 1643-1163.

18. Chen, P., Y.H. Zhang, K.W. You and L.-Y. Oey, 1991: A coastal-ocean hindcast and forecast model. Estuarine & Coastal Modeling, vol.2, ASCE Publ. (June, 1992; 786 pp); 175-187.


17. [PDF] Blanton, J.O., L. Y. Oey, J. Amft and T.N. Lee, 1989: Advection of momentum and buoyancy in a coastal frontal zone. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 19(1): 98-115.


16. Schwing, F.B.; Oey, L-Y; Blanton, J.O. 1988: Evidence for nonlocal forcing along the southeastern United States during a transitional wind. regime. Geophysical Research, 93(C7), 8221-8228.

15. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, 1988: A model of Gulf Stream frontal instabilities, meanders and eddies along the continental slope. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 18(2): 211-229.


14. [PDF] Yoder, J.A., McClain, C.R., Blanton, J.O. and Oey, L.-Y., 1987: Spatial scales in CZCS-chlorophyll imagery of the southeastern U.S. continental shelf. Limnol. Oceanogr., 32(4): 929-941.

13. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, L. P. Atkinson, and J. O. Blanton, 1987: Wind induced intrusion of upper Gulf Stream water onto the U.S. southeastern continental shelf. J. Phys. Oceanog., 17(12): 2318-2333.


12. [PDF] Oey, L.-Y.*, 1986: The formation and maintenance of density fronts on U.S. southeastern continental shelf during winter. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 16(6), 1121–1135.


11 [PDF] Schwing, F.B., L.-Y. Oey and J.O. Blanton, 1985: Frictional response of continental shelf water to local wind forcing. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 15(12), 1733-1746.

10 [PDF] Blumberg, A., and L-Y. Oey, 1985: Modeling circulation and mixing in estuaries and coastal oceans. Advances in Geophysics, 28A , 525-547.

9. Mellor, G. L., L-Y. Oey, R. I. Hires, and B. Galperin, 1985: Three-dimensional numerical models for hindcasting or forecasting estuarine tides, currents and salinities. In Applications of Real-time Oceanographic Circulation Modeling: Symposium Proceedings, Washington, DC: Marine Technology Society, 211-225.

8. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, G. L Mellor, and R. I. Hires, 1985: A three-dimensional simulation of the Hudson-Raritan estuary. Part I: Description of the model and model simulations. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 15 (12), 1676-1692.

7. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, G. L Mellor, and R. I. Hires, 1985: A three-dimensional simulation of the Hudson-Raritan estuary. Part II: Comparison with observation. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 15(12), 1693-1709.

6. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, G. L Mellor, and R. I. Hires, 1985: A three-dimensional simulation of the Hudson-Raritan estuary. Part III: Salt flux analyses. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 15(12), 1711-1720.

5. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, G. L Mellor, and R. I. Hires, 1985: Tidal modeling of the Hudson-Raritan Estuary. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 20(5), 511-527.


4. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 1984: On steady salinity distribution and circulation in partially mixed and well mixed estuaries. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 14(3), 629-645.

3. Hires, R.I., L.-Y. Oey and G.L. Mellor, 1984: Numerical model study of the tidal hydraulics in Raritan bay. Bull. NJ Academy Sci., 29(2), 59-68.


2. Hires, R.I., L.-Y. Oey and G.L. Mellor, 1983: Prediction of oil spill trajectories in New York Harbor. Civil Engr. Practic. Design Engr., 2, 585-625.


1. [PDF] Oey, L-Y.*, 1982: Implicit schemes for differential equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 45, 443-468.