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1. Paldor, N., A. Nir and S. Lewis (1978). Use of simulation as an aid in parameter identification of a lake ecosystem., In: Modeling, Identification and Control in Environmental Systems.  Vensteenkiste (Ed.), North Holland Publishing Company. 

2. Paldor, N. and D. A. Anati (1979). Seasonal variations of temperature and salinity in the Gulf of Elat. Deep-Sea Res., 26/6A, 661–672. 

3. Stern, M. E. and N. Paldor (1983). Large amplitude long waves in shear flow. Phys. Fluids, 26(4), 906–919. doi:10.1063/1.864240

4. Paldor, N. (1983a). Linear stability and stable modes of geostrophic fronts. Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 24, 299–326.

5. Paldor, N. (1983b). Stability and stable modes of coastal fronts. Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 27, 217–228.  

6. Killworth, P. D., N. Paldor and M. E. Stern (1984). Wave propagation and growth on a surface front in a two-layer geostrophic current. J. Mar. Res., 42, 761–785.  

7. Killworth, P. D. and N. Paldor (1985). Ice front instability. J. Geophys. Res., 90(C1), 883–895.

8. Paldor, N. (1986). Nonlinear waves on a coupled density front. Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 37, 171–191.  

9. Ronen, D., M. Magaritz , N. Paldor and Y. Bachmat (1986). The behavior of groundwater in the vicinity of the water table, evidenced by specific discharge profiles. Water Resources Res., 22(6), 1217–1224.  

10. Paldor, N. and P. D. Killworth (1987). Instabilities of a two-layer coupled front. Deep Sea Res., 34(9), 1525–1539. 

11. Paldor, N. (1988). Amplitude-Wavelength Relations of Nonlinear Frontal Waves on Coastal Currents. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 18(5), 753–760.  

12. Khait, A. and N. Paldor (1988). Long, Nonlinear Oscillations of Density Fronts. Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 42, 175–186.  

13. Ronen, D., M. Magaritz and N. Paldor (1988). Microscale haline convection – a proposed mechanism for transport at the water table region. Water Resources Res., 24(7), 1111–1117.

14. Paldor, N. and P. D. Killworth (1988). Inertial Trajectories on the Rotating Earth. J. Atmos. Sci., 45, 4013–4019.

15. Gvirtzman, H., N. Paldor, M. Magaritz and Y. Bachmat (1988). Mass Exchange between Mobile Fresh Water and Immobile Saline Water in the Unsaturated Zone. Water Resources Res., 24, 1638–1644.  

16. Ganor, J., A. Matthews and N. Paldor (1989). Constraints on Effective Diffusivity During Oxygen Isotope Exchange at a Marble-Schist Contact, Sifnos (Cyclades), Greece. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 94(3/4), 208–216.

17. Paldor, N. and M. Ghil (1990). Finite-wavelength instabilities of a coupled density front.  J. Phys. Oceanogr., 20(1), 114–123.

18. Paldor, N. and A. Khait (1990). On the use of zero potential vorticity models. Geophys. Astrophys. Fl. Dyn., 51, 27–34.  

19. Paldor, N. and D. Nof (1990). Linear instability of an anticyclonic vortex in a two-layer ocean.  J. Geophys. Res., 95(C10), 18,075–18,079.

20. Paldor, N. (1990). Nonlinear Waves on Geostrophic Fronts. In: Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Stratified Flows, February 3-5, 1987, Pasadena, California; E. J. List and G. H. Jirka, (Eds.), Am. Soc civil Eng., 1124 pp, 249-255 

21. Paldor, N. and M. Ghil (1991). Shortwave instabilities of coastal currents. Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 58, 225–242.    

22. Nof, D., N. Paldor and S. VanGorder (1991). Abyssal Gyres. Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dyn., 58, 173–196.  

23. Ganor, J., A. Matthews and N. Paldor (1991). Diffusional isotopic exchange across an interlayered Marble-Schist sequence with an application to Tinos, Cyclades, Greece. J. Geophys. Res., 96(B10), 18073–18080. 

24. Nof, D. and N. Paldor (1992). Are there oceanographic explanations for the Israelites crossing of the Red Sea? Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 73(3), 305–314.  

25. Wolf-Vecht, A., N. Paldor and S. Brenner (1992). Hydrographic indications of the advection/ convection effects in the Gulf of Elat. Deep Sea Res. 39(7/8), 1393–1401.  

26. Paldor, N. and E. Boss (1992). Chaotic trajectories and dispersion of Lagrangian particles in a tidally driven atmosphere. J. Atmos. Sci., 49(23), 2306–2318.  

27. Paldor, N., C.-H. Liu, R. M. Wakimoto and M. Ghil (1994). A New frontal instability: Theory and ERICA observations. J. Atmos. Sci., 51(22), 3227–3237. 

28. Nof, D. and N. Paldor (1994). Wind statistics over the Red Sea with application to the Exodus question. J. Appl. Met., 33(8), 1017–1025.  

29. Ghil, M. and N. Paldor (1994). A model equation for nonlinear wavelength selection and amplitude evolution of frontal waves. J. Nonlinear Sci., 4, 471–496. 

30. Dutkiewicz, S. and N. Paldor (1994). On the mixing enhancement in a meandering jet due to the interaction with an eddy. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 24(11), 2418–2423.  

31. Berman, T., S. Brenner and N. Paldor (1995). Salt fingering in the Cyprus Eddy.  In: Double- Diffusive Convection. Brandt A. and H. J. S. Fernando (Eds.). The American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monographs, 94, 251–260.  

32. Rom-Kedar, V., Y. Dvorkin and N. Paldor (1995). Chaotic motion on a rotating sphere. In: Lיvy flights and related topics in physics. Shlesinger, Zaslavsky and Frisch (Eds). Springer- Verlag Lecture Notes in Physics. 450, 72–87. An invited paper to the volume.

33. Boss, E., N. Paldor and L. Thompson (1996). Stability of a potential vorticity front; from quasi-geostrophy to shallow-water. J. Fluid Mech., 315, 65–83.  

34. Rom-Kedar, V., Y. Dvorkin and N. Paldor (1997). Chaotic Hamiltonian dynamics of particle's horizontal motion in the atmosphere. Physica D, 106(34), 389–431.  

35. Paldor, N. and M. Ghil (1997). Linear instability of a zonal jet on an f-plane. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 27(11), 2361–2369.  

36. Rom-Kedar, V. and N. Paldor (1997). From the Tropics to the Poles in forty days.  Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 78(12), 2779–2784. 

37. Gelb, A., D. Gotllieb and N. Paldor (1997). Wind set-down relaxation on a sloping beach. J. Comp. Phys., 138(2), 644–664. 

38. Genin, A. and N. Paldor (1998). Changes in the circulation and current spectrum near the tip of the narrow, seasonally mixed, Gulf of Elat. Israel J. Earth Sci., 47, 87–92. 

39. Dvorkin, Y. and N. Paldor (1999). Analytical considerations of Lagrangian Cross–Equatorial flow. J. Atmos. Sci., 56(9), 1229–1237.  

40. Ziv, B. and N. Paldor (1999). The divergence field associated with time-dependent jet streams. J. Atmos. Sci., 56(12), 1843–1857.  

41. Paldor, N. (1999). Linear instability of barotropic submesoscale coherent vortices observed in the Ocean. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 29(6), 1442–1452.  

42. Paldor, N. and V. Rom-Kedar (1999). Reply to Comments on “From the Tropics to the Poles in forty days”. Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 80(5), 905–908. 

43. Paldor, N. and Y. Dvorkin (2000). Noise induced inter-hemispheric particle transport – Stochastic Resonance in a Hamiltonian system. J. Atmos. Sci., 57(1), 150–157. 

44. Kearns, E. D. and N. Paldor (2000). Why are the meanders of the North Atlantic Current stable and stationary? Geophys. Res. Lett., 27(7), 1029–1033.  

45. Weinstein, R., N. Paldor, A. Anati and A. Hecht (2000). Internal Seiches in the Strongly Stratified Dead Sea. Israel J. Earth Sci., 49(1), 45–53.  

46. Berman, T., N. Paldor and S. Brenner (2000). Simulation of Wind-Driven Circulation in the Gulf of Elat (Aqaba). J. Mar. Sys., 26(3-4), 349–365. 

47. Dvorkin, Y., N. Paldor and C. Basdevant (2001). Reconstructing balloon trajectories in the tropical stratosphere with a hybrid model using analyzed fields. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 127(573A), 975-988.  

48. Paldor, N. (2001). The zonal drift associated with time-dependent particle motion on the earth. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 127(577A), 2435-2450. 

49. Paldor N. and A. Sigalov (2001). The mechanics of inertial motion on the earth and on a rotating sphere. Physica D, 160(1-2), 29-53.  

50. Paldor, N., Y. Dvorkin and C. Basdevant (2002). Improving the calculation of particle trajectories in the extra-tropical troposphere using standard NCEP fields. Atmos. Env., 36/3, 483-490. 

51. Paldor, N. (2002). The transport in the Ekman surface layer on the spherical Earth. J. Mar. Res., 60(1), 47-72.  

52. Nof, D., N. Paldor and S. VanGorder (2002). The Reddy Maker. Deep Sea Res. Part I., 49(9), 1531-1549.  

53. Berman, T., N. Paldor and S. Brenner (2003). The annual SST cycle in the Eastern Mediterranean Red Sea and Gulf of Elat. Geophys. Res. Lett., 30(5), 1261-1264.  

54. Berman, T., N. Paldor and S. Brenner (2003). The Seasonality of Tidal Circulation in the Gulf of Elat. Israel J. Earth Sci., 52(1), 11-19.  

55. Paldor, N., A. Sigalov and D. Nof (2003). The mechanics of eddy transport from one hemisphere to the other. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 129(591B), 2011-2025.  

56. Paldor, N., Y. Dvorkin, A.J. Mariano, T. Ozkogmen and E. Ryan (2004). Reconstruction of near-surface drifter trajectories in the Pacific Ocean with a hybrid model. J. TechO., 21(8), 1646-1658.

57. Haza, A. C., N. Paldor and A. J. Mariano (2004). L inear instabilities of a two-layer geostrophic surface front near a wall. J. Mar. Res., 639-662. 

58. Paldor, N. and A. Sigalov (2006). Inertial particle approxi mation to solutions of the Shallow Water Equations on the rotating spherical Earth. Tellus A., 58(3), 280-292. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0870.2006.00170.x

59. Nof, D., I. McKeague and N. Paldor (2006). Is there a paleoclimatological explanation for “walking on water” in the Sea of Galilee? J. Paleolimnology, 35(3), 417-439.  

60. Paldor, N. and Y. Dvorkin (2006). Barotropic instability of a zonal jet: From nondivergent perturbations on the b-plane to divergent perturbations on a sphere. J. Phys, Oceanogr.36(12), 2271-2282.  

61. Paldor, N., S. Rubin and A. J. Mariano (2007). A consistent theory for linear waves of the Shallow Water Equations on a rotating plane in mid-latitudes. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 37(1), 115-128.

62. Paldor, N. (2007). Inertial particle dynamics on the rotating earth. In: Lagrangian Predictability in Coastal Ocean Dynamics. A. Griffa, A. D. Kirwan, A. J. Mariano, T. Özgökmen, and T. Rossby (Eds.) Cambridge University Press, UK. pp. 119-135.

63. Erlick, C., N. Paldor and B. Ziv (2007). Linear waves in a symmetric equatorial channel. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 133(624A), 571-577.

64. Rubin, S., B. Ziv and N. Paldor (2007). Tropical Plumes over eastern North Africa as a source of rain in the Middle East . Month. Wea. Rev., 135(12), 4135-4148.

65. Nof, D., I. McKeague and N. Paldor (2007). Was there ice along the shore of the Sea of Galilee during the last 12,000? - Reply to a comment by Prange et al. (2007) and a comment by Friedman (2007). J. Paleolimonology. 38(4), 597-600.

66. Heifetz, E., N. Paldor, Y. Oreg, A. Stern and I. Merksamer (2007). Higher order corrections for Rossby waves in a zonal channel on the b-plane. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 133,1893-1898, DOI: 10.1002/qj.144

67. Rubin, S., N. Paldor and B. Ziv (2007). On the dominance of changes in planetary angular momentum in large scale Extra-tropical flows. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L23814, doi:10.1029/2007GL031145

68. Paldor, N. (2008). Non-divergent 2D vorticity dynamics and the Shallow Water Equations on the rotating Earth. In: IUTAM symposium on Hamiltonian Dynamics, Vortex Structures and Turbulence. Proceedings of the IUTAM symposium held in Moscow , 25-30 August, 2006. A. V. Borisov, V. V. Kozlov, I. S. Mamaev and M. A. Sokolovskiy (Eds.). Springer-IUTAM bookseries, 6, 177-187.

69. Paldor, N. and A. Sigalov (2008). A unified linear wave theory of the Shallow Water Equations on a rotating plane. In: IUTAM symposium on Hamiltonian Dynamics, Vortex Structures and Turbulence. Proceedings of the IUTAM symposium held in Moscow , 25-30 August, 2006. A. V. Borisov, V. V. Kozlov, I. S. Mamaev and M. A. Sokolovskiy (Eds.)(Eds.). Springer-IUTAM bookseries, 6, 403-413.

70. Paldor, N. (2008). On the estimation of trends in annual rainfall using paired gauge observations. J. Appl. Met. Clim., 47(6), 1814-1818.

71. Paldor, N., S. Rubin and A. J. Mariano (2008). Reply to: On "A Consistent Theory for Linear Waves of the Shallow-Water Equations on a Rotating Plane in Midlatitudes" by Poulin F. J. and K. Rowe (2008). J. Phys. Oceanogr., 38(9), 2118-2119.

72. Paldor, N. and A. Sigalov (2008). Trapped waves on the Mid-latitude \beta-plane. Tellus A, 60(4), 742-748.

73. Ben-Sasson, M., S. Brenner and N. Paldor (2009). Estimating air-sea heat fluxes in semi-enclosed basins: The case of the Gulf of Elat (Aqaba). J. Phys. Oceangor., 39(1), 185-202.

74. Adam, O. and N. Paldor (2009). Global circulation in an axially symmetric shallow water model forced by equinoctial differential heating. J. Atmos. Sci., 66(5), 1418-1433

75. Paldor, N., Y. Dvorkin and E. Heifetz (2009). Divergent versus non-divergent perturbations of piecewise uniform shear flows on the f-plane. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 39(7), 1685-1699.

76. Paldor, N. and J. R. E. Lutjeharms (2009). Why is the stability of the Agulhas Current geographically bi-modal? Geophys. Res. Lett.36, L14604, doi:10.1029/2009GL038445.

77. De-Leon, Y. and N. Paldor (2009). Linear waves in Mid-latitudes on the rotating spherical Earth. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 39(12), 3204-3215.

78. Cohen, Y., N. Paldor and J. Sommeria (2010). Laboratory experiments and a non-harmonic theory for topographic Rossby waves over a linearly sloping bottom on the f-plane. J. Fluid Mech., 645, 479-496.

79. De-Leon, Y., C. Erlick and N. Paldor (2010). The eigenvalue equations of equatorial waves on a sphere. Tellus A., 62(1), 62-70.

80. Adam, O. and N. Paldor (2010). Global circulation in an axially symmetric shallow water model forced by off-equatorial differential heating. J. Atmos. Sci., 67(4), 1275-1286.  

81. Nof, D. and N. Paldor (2010). The cave resonator and the Parker Turner cave collapse problemSafety Science, 48(5), 607-614.

82. Adam, O. and N. Paldor (2010). On the role of viscosity in ideal Hadley Circulation models. Geophys. Res. Lett. 37, L16801, doi:10.1029/2010GL043745.

83. Paldor, N. (2010). On spurious instabilities on the b-planes with no mean flows. Ann. Geophys., 28, 1737-1739.

84. Paldor, N. and A. Sigalov (2011). An Invariant Theory of the Linearized Shallow Water Equations with Rotation and its application to a sphere and a plane. Dyn. Atmos. Ocean , 51, 26-44. doi: 10.1016/j.dynatmoce.2010.10.001  

85. De-Leon Y. and N. Paldor (2011). Zonally propagating wave solutions of Laplace Tidal Equations in a baroclinic ocean of an aqua-planet. Tellus, 63A, 348-353. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0870.2010.00490.x

86. Ashkenazy, Y., N. Paldor and Y. Zarmi (2011).On the meridional structure of extra-tropical Rossby waves. Tellus, 63A, 817-827. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0870.2011.00516.x

87. Cohen, Y., N. Paldor and J. Sommeria (2012). Application of laboratory experiments to assess the error introduced by the imposition of "wall" boundary conditions in shelf models. Ocean. Model., 41, 35-41 doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2011.10.005

88. Nof, D., V. Zharkov, J. Ortiz, N. Paldor and E. Chassignet (2011). The arrested Agulhas retroflection. J. Mar. Res. 69, 659-691

89. Paldor, N., Y. Dvorkin and D. Nof (2011). Linear instability of uniform shear zonal currents on the \beta-plane. J. Mar. Res. 69, 693-704.

90. Ashkenazy, Y, N. Paldor and Y. Zarmi (2012). A new approximation for the dynamics of topographic Rossby waves over an arbitrary bottom profile. Tellus, 64A, 18160, DOI: 10.3402/tellusa.v64i0.18160. 

91. Paldor, N. and A. Sigalov (2012). Linear waves on the spheroidal earth. Dyn, Atmos. Ocean, 57, 17-26. DOI: 10.1016/j.dynatmoce.2012.05.002

92. Nof D., V. Zharkov, W. Arruda, T. Pichevin, S. Van Gorder and N. Paldor (2012). Comments on “On the Steadiness of Separating Meandering Currents”. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 42(8), 1366-1370. DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-11-0160.1

93. Beenstock, M., Y. Reingewertz and N. Paldor (2012). Polynomial cointegration tests of anthropogenic impact on global warming. Earth Sys, Dyn., 3, 173-188. doi:10.5194/esd-3-173-2012

94. Wurgaft, E., O. Shamir, E. Barkan, N. Paldor and B. Luz (2013). Mixing processes in the deep water of the Gulf of Elat (Aqaba): evidence from measurements and modeling of the triple isotopic composition of dissolved oxygen. Limn. Oceanog., 58(4), 1373-1386. doi:10.4319/lo.2013.58.4.1371. 

95. Paldor, N., Y. De-Leon and O.Shamir (2013). Planetary (Rossby) waves and Inertia-Gravity (Poincare) waves in a barotropic ocean over a sphere. J. Fluid Mech., 726, 123-136. doi:10.1017/jfm.2013.219. 

96. Shamir, O. and N. Paldor (2014). A Hermite-based shallow water solver for a thin "ocean" over a rotating sphere. J. Comp. Phys., 268, 80-97. doi:10.1016/j.jcp.2014.03.015.

 

Other publications

Nof, D. and N. Paldor (2011a). Sensationalism and the short memory of science journalism. The Eggs: The Newsletter of E.G.U. 34, March, 11.

Nof, D. and N. Paldor (2011b). COMMENT and RESPONSE TO COMMENT on Sensationalism and the short memory of science journalism. The Eggs: Newsletter of the E.G.U. 35, June, 13.

Publications submitted to refereed journals
 
S1. Cohen Y., Y. Dvorkin and N. Paldor (2014). Linear instability of warm core, constant potential vorticity, eddies in a two-layer ocean. QJRMS. In Submission
S2. Beenstock, M., Reingewertz Y. and N. Paldor (2014). Climate models do not track past changes of global temperature. Nature Climate Change. In Submission. 
S3. Shamir O. and N. Paldor (2014). A Gegenbauer-based Shallow Water solver for a thick “ocean” over a rotating sphere. J. Comp. Phys. In Submission 
 
 
 

 

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