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Chester E. Grosch 
As of: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 
Chester E. Grosch
Professor of Oceanography; Professor of Computer Science
Selected Publications: 1960 to 2016
C.E. Grosch and A.E. Gargett, "Why do LES of Langmuir supercell not include
roatation?", Journal of Physical Oceanography, 46, 35953597, DOI:
10.1175/JPOD160092.1, 2016.
R. Walker, A.E. TejadaMartinez and C.E. Grosch, "Largeeddy simulation of a
coastal ocean under the combined effects of surface heat fluxes and
fulldepth Langmuir circulation", Journal of Physical Oceanography,
46, 24112436, DOI:10.1175/JPOD150168.1, 2016.
N. Sinha, A.E. TejadaMartinez, C. Akan and C.E. Grosch, "Towards A
Kprofile parameterization of Langmuir turbulence in shallow coastal shelves,"
Journal of Physical Oceanography, 45, 28692895,
DOI:10.1175/JPOD140158.1, 2015.
A.E. Gargett and C.E. Grosch, "Turbulence process domination under the
combined forcings of wind stress, the Langmuir vortex force, and surface
cooling," Journal of Physical Oceanography, 44, 4467, DOI: 10.1175/JPOD13021.1, 2014.
A.E. TejadaMartinez, N. Sinha, C. Akan, C.E. Grosch and G. Martinat,
"Surface dynamics in LES of fulldepth Langmuir circulation in shallow
water," Physica Scripta, T155, 014008, DOI:
10.1088/00318949/2013/T155/14008, 2013.
C. Akan, A.E. TejadaMartinez, C.E. Grosch and G. Martinat, "Scalar
transport in largeeddy simulation of Langmuir turbulence in shallow
water," Continental Shelf Research, 55, 116, DOI: 10.1016/j.csr.2012.12009, 2013.
D.A. Darby, J.D. Ortiz, C.E. Grosch and S.P. Lund, "1,500 year cycle in the
Arctic Oscillation identified in Holocen Arctic seaice drift," Nature
Geoscience, 5, 897900, DOI: 10/1038/NGEO1629, 2012.
A.E. TejadaMartinez, C.E. Grosch, N. Sinha, C. Akan and G. Martinat,
"Disruption of bottom loglayer in LES of fulldepth Langmuir circulation,"
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 699, 7993, DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2012.84, 2012.
G. Martinat, Y. Xu, C.E. Grosch and A.E. TejadaMartinez, "LES of turbulent
surface shear stress and pressure gradient driven flow on shallow continental
shelves," Ocean Dynamics, 61, 13691390, DOI: 10.1007/s1023601104503, 2011.
A.E. TejadaMartinez, C. Akan and C.E. Grosch, "Mass transfer at the surface
in LES of winddriven shallow water flow with Langmuir circulation", In:
Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces, 2010, Eds. S. Komori, W. McGillis and
T. Kunugi, Kyoto Univ. Press, 177192, 2011.
A.E. Gargett, A.E. TejadaMartinez and C.E. Grosch, "Measuring turbulent
largeeddy structures with an ADCP.2. Horizontal velocity variance," Journal
of Marine Research, 67, 569595, 2009.
A.E. TejadaMartinez, C.E. Grosch, A.E. Gargett, J.A. Polton, J.A. Smith and
J.A. MacKinnon, "A hybrid spectral/finitedifference largeeddy simulator of
turbulent processes in the upper ocean", Ocean Modelling, 30, 115142, 2009.
A.E. Gargett, A.E. TejadaMartinez and C.E. Grosch, "Measuring turbulent
largeeddy structures with an ADCP. 1. Vertical velocity variance",
Journal of Marine Research, 66, 157189, 2008.
A. E. TejadaMartinez and C.E. Grosch, "Langmuir turbulence in shallow
water. Part 2. Largeeddy simulation," Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 576, 6318, 2007.
C.C. Ebbesmeyer, W.J. Ingraham, T.C. Royer and C.E. Grosch, "Tub Toys Orbit
the Pacific Subartic Gyre," EOS, Trans. American Geophysical Union,
88, 1, 2007.
C.D. Pruett, B.C. Thomas, C.E. Grosch and T.B. Gatski, "A Temporal
Approximate Deconvolution Model for LES," Physics of Fluids, 18,
0281041  0281044, 2006.
T.C. Royer and C.E. Grosch, "Ocean Warming and Freshening in the Northern
Gulf of Alaska," Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L16605,
doi:10.1029/2006GL026767, 2006.
N. Sarkar, T.C. Royer and C.E. Grosch, "Hydrographic and Mixed Layer Depth
Variability on the Shelf in the Northern Gulf of Alaska, 19741998,"
Continental Shelf Research, 25, 21472162, 2005.
A.E. Gargett, J.R. Wells, A.E. TejadaMartinez and C.E. Grosch, "Langmuir
supercells: a dominant mechanism for sediment resuspension and transport,"
Science, 306, 19251928, 2004.
C.D. Pruett, T.B. Gatski, C.E. Grosch and W.D. Thacker, "The temporally
filtered NavierStokes Equations: Properties of the residual
stress", Physics of Fluids, 15, 21272140, 2003.
T.C. Royer, C.E. Grosch and L.A. Mysak, "Interdecadel Variability of
Northeast Pacific Coastal Freshwater and its Implication on Biological
Productivity", Progress in Oceanography, 49, 95111, 2001.
L.P. Atkinson and C.E. Grosch, "Continental Runoff and Effects on the North
Atlantic Ocean Subtropical Mode Water", Geophysical Research Letters,
26, 29772980, 1999.
V. Interrante and C.E. Grosch, "Visualizing 3D Flow", IEEE Computer
Graphics and Applications, 18, 4953, 1998.
C.E. Grosch, J.M. Seiner, M.Y. Hussaini and T.L. Jackson, "Numerical
Simulation of Mixing Enhancement in a Hot Supersonic Jet", Physics of
Fluids, 9, 11251143, 1997.
F. Kozusko, C.E. Grosch, T.L. Jackson, C.A. Kennedy and T.B. Gatski, "The
Structure of Variable Property, Compressible Mixing Layers in Binary Gas
Mixtures", Physics of Fluids, 8, 19451953, 1996.
R.D. Joslin and C.E. Grosch, "Growth Characteristics of a Shallow Bump:
Computation and Experiment", Physics of Fluids, 7, 30423047, 1995.
T.L. Jackson and C.E. Grosch, "Structure and Stability of a Laminar
Diffusion Flame in a Compessible, ThreeDimensional Mixing Layer",
Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, 6, 89112, 1994.
M. Gaster, C.E. Grosch and T.L. Jackson, "The Velocity Field Created by a
Shallow Bump in a Boundary Layer", Physics of Fluids, 6, 30793085, 1994.
A. Dubey, M. Zubair and C.E. Grosch, "A General Purpose Subroutine for Fast
Fourier Transforms on a Distributed Memory Parallel Machine", Parallel
Computing, 20, 16971710, 1994.
C.E. Grosch, "Reacting Compressible Mixing Layers: Structure and Stability",
In: Combustion in High Speed Flows, Eds. J. Buckmaster, T.L. Jackson and
A. Kumar, Kluwer Publishing Company, 131190, 1994.
F.Q. Hu, D.G. Lasseigne, T.L. Jackson and C.E. Grosch, "Absolute/Convective
Instabilities and their Associated Wave Packets in a Compressible Reacting
Mixed Layer", Physics of Fluids A, 5, 901915, 1993.
A. Dubey, M. Zubair and C.E. Grosch, "Real Fourier Transforms on a Massively
Parallel Machine", International Journal of Computer Systems Science and
Engineering, 7, 243248, 1992.
C.E. Grosch and T.L. Jackson, "Inviscid Spatial Stability of a Three
Dimensional Compressible Mixing Layer", Journal of Fluid Mechanics,
231, 3550, 1991.
C.E. Grosch and T.L. Jackson, "Ignition and Structure of a Laminar Diffusion
Flame in a Compressible Mixing Layer with Finite Rate Chemistry", Physics
of Fluids A, 3, 30873097, 1991.
A. Dubey, M. Zubair and C.E. Grosch, "Computing the Fourier Transform of
Real Data on a Hypercube", Journal of Scientific Computing, 5,
292309, 1990.
T.L. Jackson and C.E. Grosch, "Absolute/Convective Instabilities and the
Convective Mach Number in a Compressible Mixing Layer", Physics
of Fluids A, 2, 949954, 1990.
T.L. Jackson and C.E. Grosch, "Inviscid Spatial Stability of a Compressible
Mixing Layer, Part II. The Flame Sheet Model", Journal of Fluid
Mechanics, 217, 391420, 1990.
T.B. Gatski, C.E. Grosch and M.E. Rose, "The Numerical Solution of hte
NavierStokes Equations for Three Dimensional, Unsteady, Incompressible
Flows by Compact Schemes", Journal of Computational Physics, 82,
298329, 1989.
T.L. Jackson and C.E. Grosch, "Inviscid Spatial Stability of a Compressible
Mixing Layer", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 208, 609637, 1989.
R.E. Spall, T.B. Gatski and C.E. Grosch, "A Criterion for Vortex
Breakdown", Physics of Fluids, 30, 34343440, 1987.
T.B. Gatski, C.E. Grosch and M.E. Rose, "A Numerical Study of
TwoDimensional NavierStokes Equations in VorticityVelocity
Variables", Journal of Computational Physics, 48, 122, 1982.
C.E. Grosch and H. Salwen, "Oscillating Stagnation Point
Flow", Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, A, 384, 175190,
1982.
H. Salwen and C.E. Grosch, "The Continuous Spectrum of the OrrSommerfeld
Equation. II: Eigenfunction Expansions", Journal of Fluid Mechanics,
104, 445465, 1981.
H. Salwen, F.W. Cotton and C.E. Grosch, "Linear Stability of Poiseuille
Flow in a Circular Pipe", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 98, 273284,
1980.
C.E. Grosch and H. Salwen, "The Continuous Spectrum of the OrrSommerfeld
Equation, I: The Spectrum and Eigenfunctions", Journal of Fluid
Mechanics, 87, 3354, 1978.
G.T.F. Wong and C.E. Grosch, "A Mathematical Model for the Distribution of
Dissolved Silicon in Interstitial Waters  An Analytical
Approach", Journal of Marine Research, 36, 735750, 1978.
C.E. Grosch and S.A. Orszag, "Numerical Solution of Problems in Unbounded
Regions: Coordinate Transforms", Journal of Computational Physics,
25, 273295, 1977.
H. Salwen and C.E. Grosch, "The Stability of Poiseuille Flow in a Pipe of
Circular CrossSection", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 54, 93112,
1972.
C.E. Grosch and H. Salwen, "The Stability of Steady and TimeDependent Plane
Poiseuille Flow", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 34, 177205, 1968.
H. Salwen, C.E. Grosch and S. Ziering, "Extension of the MottSmith Method
for a OneDimensional Shock Wave", Physics of Fluids, 7, 180189,
1964.
S.J. Lukasik and C.E. Grosch, "PressureVelocity Correlations in Ocean
Swell", Journal of Geophysical Research, 68, 56895699, 1963.
S.J. Lukasik and C.E. Grosch, "Laminar Damping of Oscillatory
Waves", Journal of Hydraulics Division, Proceedings of the American
Society of Civil Engineers, 231239, 1963.
C.E. Grosch, "Laminar Boundary Layer Under a Wave", Physics of
Fluids, 5, 11631167, 1962.
C.E. Grosch, L.W. Ward and S.J. Lukasik, "Viscous Dissipation of Shallow
Water Waves", Physics of Fluids, 3, 477478, 1960.
