Ramachandran, S., A. Tandon and A. Mahadevan 2012, Effect of subgrid-scale mixing on the evolution of submesoscale instabilities, Ocean Modelling (Submitted)


Badin, G., A. Tandon and A. Mahadevan, 2011
Lateral mixing in the pycnocline by submesoscale processes 
J. Phys. Oceanogr., 41, 2080-2100, doi:10.1175/JPO-D-11-05.1

Tandon, A. and J. Marshall, Einstein’s Tea Leaves and Pressure Systems in the Atmosphere, The Physics Teacher, Vol. 48, 5, p292-295, May 2010.

Mahadevan, A., A. Tandon and R. Ferrari (2010) Rapid changes in mixed layer stratification driven by submesoscale instabilities and winds, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 115, C03017, doi:10.1029/2008JC005203.


Illari, L., J. Marshall, A. Tandon, S.Lee, P. Bannon, R. Najjarr, G. McKiley, M. Morgan, T. Haine, R. Clark, T. Sikora, J. Mackin, ‘Weather in a Tank’: Exploiting laboratory experiments in the teaching of meteorology, oceanography and climate, Cover story in the November 2009 issue of Bulletin of American Meteorological Society, 2009.

Nagai, T., A. Tandon, H. Yamazaki, and M. J. Doubell (2009), Evidence of enhanced turbulent dissipation in the frontogenetic Kuroshio Front thermocline, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L12609, doi:10.1029/2009GL038832.

Beesley, D., J. Olejarz J., A. Tandon and J. Marshall, A laboratory demonstration of Coriolis effects on wind-driven ocean currents, Oceanography, 21, Issue 2, 72-76, June 2008. ( )

Mahadevan, A., Thomas, L.N., & Tandon, A. Technical comment: Eddy/wind interactions stimulate extraordinary mid-ocean plankton blooms. Science, Technical Comment, Science 320, 448b, DOI: 10.1126/science.1152111


Thomas, L. N., A. Tandon, and A. Mahadevan, Submesoscale processes and dynamics. In Hecht, M. and Hasumi, H., editors, Ocean Modeling in an Eddying Regime, (AGU Monograph), American Geophysical Union, Washington DC, pages 17-38, 2008.

Nagai, T., A. Tandon, N. Gruber, J. C. McWilliams, Biological and physical impacts of ageostrophic frontal circulations driven by confluent flow and vertical mixing, Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 45, Issue 3-4, Pages 229-251, 2008. DOI:10.1016/j.dynatmoce.2007.12.001

Mahadevan, A. and A. TandonAn Analysis of Mechanisms for Submesoscale Vertical Motion at Ocean Fronts, Ocean Modelling, 14, Issue 3-4 , 2006, Pages 241-256, 2006. doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2006.05.006

Nagai, T., A. Tandon and D. L. Rudnick, Two dimensional Ageostrophic Secondary Circulation at Ocean Fronts due to Vertical Mixing and Large Scale Deformation. JGR-Oceans, 111, C09038, 2006, doi:10.1029/2005JC002964.

Tandon, A. and L. Zhao. Mixed Layer Transformation for the North Atlantic for 1990-2000. Journal of Geophys. Res., Vol. 109, No. C5, C05018 doi 10.1029/2003JC002059, 2004.

Tandon, A. and K. Zahariev. Quantifying the Role of Mixed Layer Entrainment for Water Mass Transformation in the North Atlantic. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 31, 1120-1131, 2001.

Garrett, Chris and Amit TandonThe Effects on Water Mass Formation of Surface Mixed Layer Time-dependence and Entrainment Fluxes. Deep Sea Research, 44/12, 1991-2006, 1997.

Tandon, Amit and Chris Garrett. On a Recent Parameterization of Mesoscale Eddies. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 26, 406-411, 1996.

Tandon, Amit and Chris Garrett. Geostrophic Adjustment and Restratification of a Mixed Layer with Horizontal Buoyancy Gradients Above a Stratified Layer.   Journal of Physical Oceanography, 25, 2229-2241, 1995.


Tandon, Amit and Chris Garrett. Mixed Layer Re-stratification due to a Horizontal Density Gradient.Journal of Physical Oceanography,  24, 1419-1424, 1994.


Tandon, Amit and Sidney Leibovich. Simulations of Three-dimensional Langmuir Circulation in Water of Constant Density,  Journal of Geophysical Research, 100, 22,613-22,623, 1995.


Tandon, Amit and Sidney Leibovich. Secondary Instabilities of Langmuir Circulations. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 25, 1206-1217,1995.


Leibovich, Sidney and Amit TandonThree-dimensional Langmuir Circulation Instability in a Stratified Layer Journal of Geophysical Research, 98, 16501-16507, 1993.


Cox, Steve M., Sidney Leibovich,  Irene M. Moroz and Amit TandonNonlinear dynamics in Langmuir circulations with O(2) symmetry. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 241, 669-704, 1992.


Cox, Steve M., Sidney Leibovich,  Irene M. Moroz and Amit TandonHopf bifurcations in Langmuir circulations. Physica D, 59, 226-254, 1992.



Tandon, A. 1992. Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Direct Numerical Simulations and Hydrodynamic Stability Problems in the Upper Oceanic Mixed Layer, 127 pp. (Professor S. Leibovich, Major Advisor)


Edited Volumes:

Physical-Biological Interactions in the Upper Ocean, Edited by Hidekatsu Yamazaki, Daniel Kamykowski and Amit TandonJournal of Marine systems, Volume 69, Issues 3-4, Pages 163-338 (February 2008).