Publications by Robert Houghton
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1. Chant, Robert J., Wayne R. Geyer, Robert Houghton, Elias Hunter and James Lerczak, 2007: Estuarine Boundary Layer Mixing Processes: Insights from Dye Experiments. Journal of Physical Oceanography 37(7): 1859–1877, DOI: 10.1175/JPO3088.1. ABS
2. Dong, C. M., R. Houghton, H. W. Ou, D. Chen and T. Ezer, 2004: Numerical study of the diapycnal flow through a tidal front with passive tracers. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 109(C5, Art. No. C05029). ABS
3. Houghton, R. W., C. E. Tilburg, R. W. Garvine and A. Fong, 2004: Delaware River plume response to a strong upwelling-favorable wind event. Geophysical Research Letters, 31(7): doi:10.1029/2003GL018988. ABS
4. Houghton, R. W. and M. H. Visbeck, 2002: Quasi-decadal salinity fluctuations in the Labrador Sea. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 32(2): 687-701. ABS
5. Houghton, R. W., 2002: Diapycnal flow through a tidal front: a dye tracer study on Georges Bank. Journal of Marine Systems, 37(1-3): 31-46. ABS
6. Houghton, R. W. and C. Ho, 2001: Diapycnal flow through the Georges Bank tidal front: A dye tracer study. Geophysical Research Letters, 28(1): 33-36. ABS
7. Houghton, R. W. and R. G. Fairbanks, 2001: Water sources for Georges Bank. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 48(1-3): 95-114. ABS
8. Smith, P. C., R. W. Houghton, R. G. Fairbanks and D. G. Mountain, 2001: Interannual variability of boundary fluxes and water mass properties in the Gulf of Maine and on Georges Bank: 1993-1997. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 48(1-3): 37-70. ABS
9. Khatiwala, S. P., R. G. Fairbanks and R. W. Houghton, 1999: Freshwater sources to the coastal ocean off northeastern North America: Evidence from (H2O)-O-18/(H2O)-O-16. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 104(C8): 18241-18255. ABS
10. Houghton, R. W. and M. Visbeck, 1998: Upwelling and convergence in the Middle Atlantic Bight shelfbreak front. Geophysical Research Letters, 25(15): 2765-2768. ABS
11. Houghton, R. W., 1997: Lagrangian flow at the foot of a shelfbreak front using a dye tracer injected into the bottom boundary layer. Geophysical Research Letters, 24(16): 2035-2038. ABS
12. Houghton, R. W., 1996: Subsurface quasi-decadal fluctuations in the North Atlantic. Journal of Climate, 9(6): 1363-1373. ABS
13. Houghton, R. W., 1995: The Bottom Boundary-Layer Structure in the Vicinity of the Middle Atlantic Bight Shelfbreak Front. Continental Shelf Research, 15(10): 1173-1194. ABS
14. Flagg, C. N., R. W. Houghton and L. J. Pietrafesa, 1994: Summertime Thermocline Salinity Maximum Intrusions in the Mid-Atlantic Bight. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 41(2-3): 325-. ABS
15. Houghton, R. W., C. N. Flagg and L. J. Pietrafesa, 1994: Shelf-Slope Water Frontal Structure, Motion and Eddy Heat-Flux in the Southern Middle Atlantic Bight. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 41(2-3): 273-306. ABS
16. Pietrafesa, L. J., J. M. Morrison, M. P. Mccann, J. Churchill, E. Bohm and R. W. Houghton, 1994: Water Mass Linkages between the Middle and South-Atlantic Bights. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 41(2-3): 365-. ABS
17. Shaw, P. T., L. J. Pietrafesa, C. N. Flagg, R. W. Houghton and K. H. Su, 1994: Low-Frequency Oscillations on the Outer Shelf in the Southern Mid-Atlantic Bight. Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 41(2-3): 253-271. ABS
18. Houghton, R. W. and Y. M. Tourre, 1992: Characteristics of Low-Frequency Sea-Surface Temperature-Fluctuations in the Tropical Atlantic. Journal of Climate, 5(7): 765-771. ABS
19. Houghton, R. W., 1991: The Relationship of Sea-Surface Temperature to Thermocline Depth at Annual and Interannual Time Scales in the Tropical Atlantic-Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 96(C8): 15173-15185. ABS
20. Marra, J., R. W. Houghton and C. Garside, 1990: Phytoplankton Growth at the Shelf-Break Front in the Middle Atlantic Bight. Journal of Marine Research, 48(4): 851-868. ABS
21. Houghton, R. W., 1989: Influence of Local and Remote Wind Forcing in the Gulf of Guinea. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 94(C4): 4816-4828.
22. Aikman, F., H. W. Ou and R. W. Houghton, 1988: Current Variability across the New-England Continental Shelf-Break and Slope. Continental Shelf Research, 8(5-7): 625-651.
23. Garvine, R. W., K. C. Wong, G. G. Gawarkiewicz, R. K. Mccarthy, R. W. Houghton and F. Aikman, 1988: The Morphology of Shelfbreak Eddies. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 93(C12): 15593-.
24. Houghton, R. W., F. Aikman and H. W. Ou, 1988: Shelf-Slope Frontal Structure and Cross-Shelf Exchange at the New-England Shelf-Break. Continental Shelf Research, 8(5-7): 687-710.
25. Ou, H. W., F. Aikman and R. W. Houghton, 1988: Complex Empirical Orthogonal Function-Analysis of Thermistor Chain Data near a Shelf-Slope Front. Continental Shelf Research, 8(5-7): 711-728.
26. Cane, M. A. and R. W. Houghton, 1987: Atlantic seasonality: Observations. In: E. Katz and J. Witte (Editors), Further Progress in Equatorial Oceanography. Nova University Press, Ft. Lauderdale, pp. 215-234.
27. Houghton, R. W. and C. Colin, 1987: Wind-Driven Meridional Eddy Heat-Flux in the Gulf of Guinea. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 92(C10): 10777-10786.
28. Houghton, R. W. and C. Colin, 1986: Thermal Structure Along 4-Degrees-W in the Gulf of Guinea During 1983-1984. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 91(C10): 1727-1739.
29. Houghton, R. W., D. B. Olson and P. J. Celone, 1986: Observation of an Anticyclonic Eddy near the Continental-Shelf Break South of New-England. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 16(1): 60-71.
30. Houghton, R. W., 1984: Seasonal-Variation of the Gulf of Guinea Thermal Structure. Geophysical Research Letters, 11(8): 783-786.
31. Houghton, R. W. and J. Marra, 1983: Physical Biological Structure and Exchange across the Thermohaline Shelf Slope Front in the New-York Bight. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans and Atmospheres, 88(NC7): 4467-4481.
32. Houghton, R. W., 1983: Seasonal-Variations of the Subsurface Thermal Structure in the Gulf of Guinea. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 13(11): 2070-2081.
33. Houghton, R. W., R. Schlitz, R. C. Beardsley, B. Butman and J. L. Chamberlin, 1982: The Middle Atlantic Bight Cold Pool - Evolution of the Temperature Structure During Summer 1979. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 12(10): 1019-1029.
34. Marra, J., R. W. Houghton, D. C. Boardman and P. J. Neale, 1982: Variability in Surface Chlorophyll-a at a Shelf-Break Front. Journal of Marine Research, 40(3): 575-591.
35. Ou, H. W. and R. Houghton, 1982: A Model of the Summer Progression of the Cold-Pool Temperature in the Middle Atlantic Bight. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 12(10): 1030-1036.
36. Posmentier, E. S. and R. W. Houghton, 1981: Springtime Evolution of the New-England Shelf Break Front. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans and Atmospheres, 86(NC5): 4253-4259.
37. Houghton, R. W., 1979: Characteristics of the Fortnightly Shelf Wave Along the Ghana Coast. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans and Atmospheres, 84(NC10): 6355-6361.
38. Houghton, R. W., 1978: Description of Long Shelf Waves on Ghana Continental-Shelf in Gulf of Guinea. Transactions-American Geophysical Union, 59(4): 304-304.
39. Houghton, R. W., P. C. Smith and R. O. Fournier, 1978: Simple-Model for Cross-Shelf Mixing on Scotian Shelf. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 35(4): 414-421.
40. Posmentier, E. S. and R. W. Houghton, 1978: Fine-Structure Instabilities Induced by Double Diffusion in Shelf-Slope Water Front. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans and Atmospheres, 83(NC10): 5135-5138.
41. Posmentier, E. S. and R. W. Houghton, 1978: Fine-Structure and Instability in Shelf-Slope Front. Transactions-American Geophysical Union, 59(4): 303-303.
42. Woodroffe, D. S., R. W. Houghton and E. S. Posmentier, 1978: Time and Space Variability of Inter-Leaving Structure at Shelf Break in New-York Bight. Transactions-American Geophysical Union, 59(4): 303-303.
43. Houghton, R. W. and T. Beer, 1976: Wave-Propagation During Ghana Upwelling. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans and Atmospheres, 81(24): 4423-4429.
44. Houghton, R. W., 1976: Circulation and Hydrographic Structure over Ghana Continental-Shelf During 1974 Upwelling. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 6(6): 909-924.

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