Vassiliki H Kourafalou

Research Professor

  • 2069 Citations
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ocean Earth & Environmental Sciences
river plume Earth & Environmental Sciences
plume Earth & Environmental Sciences
eddy Earth & Environmental Sciences
rivers Physics & Astronomy
river Earth & Environmental Sciences
plumes Physics & Astronomy
Gulf of Mexico Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 1996 2020

Classification of oil spill by thicknesses using multiple remote sensors

Garcia-Pineda, O., Staples, G., Jones, C. E., Hu, C., Holt, B., Kourafalou, V., Graettinger, G., DiPinto, L., Ramirez, E., Streett, D., Cho, J., Swayze, G. A., Sun, S., Garcia, D. & Haces-Garcia, F., Jan 2020, In : Remote Sensing of Environment. 236, 111421.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oil spills
Oil spills
oil spill
sensors (equipment)
synthetic aperture radar

Coral mortality event in the Flower Garden Banks of the Gulf of Mexico in July 2016: Local hypoxia due to cross-shelf transport of coastal flood waters?

Le Hénaff, M., Muller-Karger, F. E., Kourafalou, V. H., Otis, D., Johnson, K. A., McEachron, L. & Kang, H. S., Nov 15 2019, In : Continental Shelf Research. 190, 103988.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gulf of Mexico
2 Citations (Scopus)

Mississippi River and Campeche Bank (Gulf of Mexico) episodes of cross-shelf export of coastal waters observed with satellites

Otis, D. B., Le Hénaff, M., Kourafalou, V. H., McEachron, L. & Muller-Karger, F. E., Jan 1 2019, In : Remote Sensing. 11, 6, 723.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
coastal water
ocean color
river discharge
1 Citation (Scopus)

Model-observations synergy in the coastal ocean

De Mey-Frémaux, P., Ayoub, N., Barth, A., Brewin, R., Charria, G., Campuzano, F., Ciavatta, S., Cirano, M., Edwards, C. A., Federico, I., Gao, S., Hermosa, I. G., Sotillo, M. G., Hewitt, H., Hole, L. R., Holt, J., King, R., Kourafalou, V. H., Lu, Y., Mourre, B. & 5 others, Pascual, A., Staneva, J., Stanev, E. V., Wang, H. & Zhu, X., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 6, JUL, 436.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Open Access
ecosystem approach
shelf sea
coastal zone management
3 Citations (Scopus)

Observing system evaluation based on ocean data assimilation and prediction systems: On-going challenges and future vision for designing/supporting ocean observational networks

Fujii, Y., Remy, E., Zuo, H., Oke, P. R., Halliwell, G. R., Gasparin, F., Benkiran, M., Loose, N., Cummings, J., Xie, J., Xue, Y., Masuda, S., Smith, G. C., Balmaseda, M. A., Germineaud, C., Lea, D. J., Larnicol, G., Bertino, L., Bonaduce, A., Brasseur, P. & 9 others, Donlon, C., Heimbach, P., Kim, Y. H., Kourafalou, V. H., Le Traon, P. Y., Martin, M. J., Paturi, S., Tranchant, B. & Usui, N., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 6, JUL, 417.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
data assimilation
assimilation (physiology)