Research | Selected Publications

35. Richter, D. H., and F. Veron, 2016: ea Spray: an outsized influence on weather and climate, Physics today., November 2016, 34-39.

34. Buckley, M. P. and F. Veron, 2016: Structure of the airflow above surface waves, J. Phys. Oceanogr., DOI:

33. Archer, C. L., B. A. Colle, D. L. Veron, F. Veron, and M. J. Sienkiewicz, 2016: On the predominance of unstable atmospheric conditions in the marine boundary layer offshore of the U.S. northeastern coast. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, doi: 10.1002/2016JD024896.

32. Veron, F. and L. Mieussens, 2016: A kinetic model for particle-surface interaction applied to rain falling on water waves,. J. Fluid. Mech. - 796, 767-787

31. Colle, B. A. et al. 2015: Improving the Mapping and Prediction of Offshore Wind Resources (IMPOWR): Experimental Overview and First results,. BAMS.

30. Veron, F., 2015: Ocean spray . Annu. Rev. Fluid Mech., 47:507 38, DOI: 10.1146/annurev-fluid-010814-014651

29. Mueller, J., and F. Veron, 2014: Impact of Sea Spray on Air Sea Fluxes. Part II: Feedback Effects. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 44, DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-0246.1.

28. Mueller, J., and F. Veron, 2014: Impact of Sea Spray on Air Sea Fluxes. Part I: Results from Stochastic Simulations of Sea Spray Drops over the Ocean J. Phys. Oceanogr., 44, DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-13-0245.1.

27. Veron, F., C. Hopkins, E.L. Harrison, and J.A. Mueller, 2012: Sea spray spume droplet production in high wind speeds. Geophys. Res. Lett, 39, L116602.

26. Harrison, E.L., F. Veron, D.T. Ho, M.C. Reid, P. Orton, and W.R. McGillis, 2012: Nonlinear interaction between rain- ad wind- induced air-water gas exchange. J. Geophys. Res, 117, C03034.

25. Veron, F., W.K. Melville, and L. Lenain, 2011: The Effects of Small-Scale Turbulence on Air-Sea heat Flux. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 41(1): 205-220

24. Mueller, J., and F. Veron, 2010b: A Lagrangian stochastic model for sea spray evaporation in the atmospheric marine boundary layer. Boundary Layer Meteorology. 137: 135-152.  

23. Mueller, J., and F. Veron, 2010a: Bulk formulation of the heat and water vapor fluxes at the air-sea interface including nonmolecular contributions. J. Atmoph. Sciences., 67(1): 234-247.

22. Mueller, J., and F. Veron, 2009c: A Sea State–Dependent Spume Generation Function. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 30(9): 2363-2372

21. Veron, F., W.K. Melville, and L. Lenain, 2009: Measurements of ocean surface waves and surface turbulence interactions. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 39(9): 2310-2323

20. Veron, D. E., C. P. Weaver and F. Veron, 2009: Stochastic Radiative Transfer on Modeled Cloud Fields. IEEE Geosciences and Remote Sensing Letters. 6(2): 184-188

19. Mueller, J. and F. Veron, 2009b: Lagrangian Stochastic Model for Heavy Particle Dispersion in the Atmospheric Marine Boundary Layer. Boundary Layer Meteorology. 130(2): 229-247.  

18. Mueller, J. and F. Veron, 2009a: Nonlinear Formulation of the Bulk Surface Stress over Breaking Waves: Feedback Mechanisms from Air-flow Separation. Boundary Layer Meteorology. 130(1): 117-134.

17. Misra, S.K., J.T. Kirby, M. Brocchini, F. Veron, M. Thomas, and C. Kambhamettu, 2008: The mean and turbulent flow structure of a weak hydraulic jump, Phys. Of Fluids. 20(3) -035106.

16. Veron, F., W.K. Melville, and L. Lenain. 2008: Wave-coherent air-sea heat flux. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 38 (4): 788-802.

15. Veron, F., W.K. Melville, and L. Lenain. 2008: Infrared techniques for measuring ocean surface processes. J. Atmos. Oceanogr. Technol., 25 (2): 307-326.

14. Veron, F., G. Saxena and S Misra. 2007: Measurements of viscous tangential stresses in the separated airflow above wind waves. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L19603, doi: 10.1029/2007GL031242.

13. Misra, S.K., M. Thomas, J.T. Kirby, M. Brocchini, F. Veron, and C. Kambhamettu, 2006: Estimation of complex air-water interfaces from PIV images, Exp. In Fluids, 40(5), 764-775.

12. Ho, D.T., Veron, F., Harrison, E., Bliven, L.F., Scott, N., McGillis, W.R. 2005: The combined effect of rain and wind on air-water gas exchange: A feasibility study. J. Mar. Syst., 66(1-4), 150-160.

11. Chruch T. M, F. Veron and T.D. Jickells, 2005: “Coastal Atmospheric Chemistry” in Chapter 4, Coastal Atmospheric circulation dynamics. Coastal Atmospheric phenomena. Coupled Coastal Wind-Wave-Current Dynamics. SCOR working group.

10. Feddersen, F, and F. Veron, 2005: Wind effects on shoaling wave shape, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 35(7), 1223-1228.

9.Young, I. R., M. L. Banner, M.A. Donelan, A.V. Babanin, F. Veron, W.K. Melville, and C. McCormick, 2004: An Integrated Study of the Wind Wave Source Term Balance in Finite Depth Water. J. Atmos. Oceanogr. Technol., 22(7), 814-831.

8. Melville, W. K., F. Veron and C. White, 2002: The velocity field under breaking waves: coherent structures and turbulence. J. Fluid Mech., 454, 203-233.

7. Veron, F., and W. K. Melville, 2001: Experiments on the stability and transition of wind driven water surfaces. J. Fluid Mech., 446, 25-65.

6. Zirbel, M. J., F. Veron, and M. I. Latz, 2000: The reversible effect of fluid flow on the morphology of the dinoflagellate Ceratocorys horrida (peridiniales). J. Phycol., 36, 46-58.

5. Veron, F., and W. K. Melville, 1999: Laboratory measurements of Langmuir circulations and surface waves. A Symposium on Fluid Mechanics and the Environment: Dynamical Approaches. Ithaca, New York, USA. J. L. Lumley, editor. 401-412.

4. Melville, W. K., C. White, F. Veron, and E. Luft, 1999: Laboratory measurements of turbulence under breaking waves. Fourth International Symposium on Air-Sea Interaction. Sydney, Australia. M. L. Banner, editors. 211-218.

3. Veron, F., and W. K. Melville, 1999: Laboratory studies of the initiation of Langmuir circulations and turbulence. Fourth International Symposium on Air-Sea Interaction. Sydney, Australia. M. L. Banner, editors. 265-272.

2. Veron, F., and W. K. Melville, 1999: Pulse-to-pulse coherent Doppler measurements of waves and turbulence. J. Atmos. and Ocean. Technol., 16, 1580-1597.

1.  Melville, W. K., R. Shear, and F. Veron, 1998: Laboratory measurements of the generation and evolution of Langmuir circulations. J. Fluid Mech., 364, 31-58.


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