• None at the present time

In revision

  • Langlais C., Barnier B., Ourmieres Y. and Molines J.-M. Impact of intra-diurnal variations of air-sea fluxeson the ocean stratification simulated by a high-resolution ocean model in the Gulf of Lions. Ocean Modelling


  • Ourmieres Y., Mansui J. , Molcard A., Galgani F. and Poitou I., 2018. The boundary current role on the transport and stranding of floating marine litter: the French riviera case. Cont. Shelf Research, 155, p11-20.
  • Declerck A., Ourmieres Y. and Molcard A. , 2016. Assessment of the coastal dynamics in a nested zoom and feedback on the boundary current: the North-Western Mediterranean case. Ocean Dynamics, 66 (11), 1529-1542.
  • Barrier N, Ourmieres Y. and Petrenko A, 2016. Intrusions of the Northern Mediterranean Current on the eastern Gulf of Lion: insights from in-situ observations and high resolution numerical modelling. Ocean Dynamics, 66 (3), p 313-327.
  • Ruggiero, G.A., Ourmieres, Y., Cosme, E., Blum, J., Auroux, D. and Verron, J., 2015. Data Assimilation Experiments using the Diffusive Back and Forth Nudging for the NEMO ocean model. Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, 22, 233-248.
  • Mansui, J., Molcard, A., Ourmieres, Y., 2015. Modeling the transport and accumulation of floating marine debris in the Mediterranean basin. Mar Pol. Bul., 91(1), 249-257.
  • J. Marmain, A. Molcard, P. Forget, A. Barth, and Y. Ourmieres, 2014. Assimilation of HF radar surface currents to optimize forcing in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea. Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, 21, 659-675.
  • K. Guihou, J.Marmain, Y.Ourmieres, A.Molcard, B.Zakardjian and P.Forget, 2013. A case study of the mesoscale dynamics in the North-Western Mediterranean Sea: a combined data-model approach. Ocean Dynamics, 63, 793-808.
  • L. Berline, B. Zakardjian, A. Molcard, Y. Ourmieres and K. Guihou, 2013. Modeling jellyfish Pelagia noctiluca transport and stranding in the Ligurian Sea. Mar. Pol. Bul., 70 (1-2), 90-99.
  • A. Duchez, J. Verron, J.-M. Brankart, Y. Ourmieres, P. Fraunié, 2012. Monitoring of the Northern Current in the Gulf of Lions with an observing system simulation experiment. Scientia Marina, 76(3), 441-453.
  • Ourmieres Y., Zakardjian B., Béranger K., Langlais C., 2011. Assessment of a NEMO-based downscaling experiment for the North Western Mediterranean region: impacts on the Northern Current and comparison with ADCP data and altimetry products. Ocean Modelling, 39, 386-404.
  • Béal D., Brasseur P., Brankart J.-M., Ourmieres Y., and Verron J., 2010. Characterization of mixing errors in a coupled physical biogeochemical model of the North Atlantic: implications for nonlinear estimation using Gaussian anamorphosis, Ocean Sci., 6, 247-262.
  • Y. Ourmieres, P. Brasseur, M. Levy, J-M. Brankart and J. Verron, 2009. On the key role of nutrient data to constrain a coupled physical-biogeochemical assimilative model of the North Atlantic Ocean, Journal of Marine Systems, 75(1-2), 100-115 2009. doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2008.08.003
  • Y. Ourmieres and D. Mouazé: Wave-induced boundary layer flows over a flat and rippled bed. Journal of Hydraulics Research, Vol. 45(2), 239-253, 2007.
  • L. Berline, J.M. Brankart, P. Brasseur, Y. Ourmieres and J. Verron: Improving the physics of a coupled physical-biogeochemical model of the North Atlantic through data assimilation: impact on the ecosystem. Journal of Marine Systems, special issue for the AMEMR symposium, Vol. 64(1-4):153-172, 2007.
  • Y. Ourmieres, J.M. Brankart, L. Berline, P. Brasseur and J. Verron: Incremental Analysis Update implementation into a sequential ocean data assimilation system. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technologies, Vol. 23(12):1729-1744, 2006.
  • Y. Ourmieres and J. Chaplin: Visualizations of the wave-induced boundary layer flow above a rippled bed. Experiments in Fluids, Vol. 36(6):908-918, 2004.

Habilitation à diriger des Recherches

  • Ourmieres, Y. (2016) La modélisation océanique: un outil privilégié mais sensible de l'océanographie moderne, Habilitation à diriger des Recherches, Univ. de Toulon, soutenue le 19 octobre juin 2016 (pdf)

Scientific reports

  • C. QUENTIN, B. ZAKARDJIAN, L.MARI, A. RUBIO, A-C. BENNIS, F. DUMAS, A.SENTCHEV, G. SICOT, Y. BARBIN, S. JOUSSET, A. BONNAT, J. MADER, Y. OURMIERES, G. CHARRIA, S. TAROT, D. MALLARINO, (2017). Progress towards a French high frequency ocean surface wave radar network. Mercator Ocean Journal, vol 55, p25-38.
  • Brankart J.M., Barnier B., Béal D., Brasseur P., Brodeau L., Broquet G., Castruccio F., Cosme E., Lauvernet C., Mathiot P., Meinvielle M., Molines J.M., Ourmieres Y., Penduff T., Skachko S., Skandrani C., Ubelmann C. and Verron J. (2009). Is there a simple way of controlling the forcing function of the ocean? In: Mercator Ocean Quarterly Newsletter 34, pages 20-26, Toulouse. MERCATOR.
  • Berline, L., Brankart, J.-M., Brasseur, P., Ourmieres, Y. and Verron, J. (2006). Un défi pour le couplage physico-biogéochimique dans Mercator: améliorer la physique des modèles couplés par assimilation de données. In: La lettre trimestrielle Mercator Océan n20, pages 14-24, Toulouse. MERCATOR.

PhD Thesis

  • Ourmieres, Y (2003). Oscillatory wave-induced boundary layer flow over a rippled bed. PhD, Southampton University. (pdf)