Grey Literature

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Grey literature includes white papers, mission documents, workshop reports, etc.  

Arbic, B.K., E. Mahu, K. Alexander, P.M. Buchan, J. Hermes, S. Kidwai, E. Kostianaia, L. Li, X. Lin, S. Mahadeo, E.d.R. Maure, C. Munga, A. M-Muslim, G. Sant, S. Seeyave, and Z. Sun (2024), Ocean Decade Vision 2030 White Papers — Challenge 9: Skills, Knowledge, Technology, and Participatory Decision-Making for All. Paris, UNESCO-IOC. (The Ocean Decade Series, 51.9).

Arbic, B.K., O. Ajoku, J.K. Ansong, M.C. Ford, M. Foster-Martinez, W. Johnson, E. Mahu, P.E. Martin, E. Nyadjro, T. Osborne, K. Roche, A. Valauri-Orton, A.T.S. Hwai, and J.P.Walsh (2022), Global Ocean Corps and Conveyor: A Capacity Development Programme. Marine Technology Society Journal, 56, 102-103,

Valauri-Orton, A., B.K. Arbic, J.R.B. Monsalve, G. Bonne, M.C. Ford, E. Mahu, C. Park, and A.T.S. Hwai (2021), EquiSea:  The Ocean Science Fund for All. Marine Technology Society Journal, 55, 106-107,

Buijsman, M.C., B.K. Arbic, S.M. Kelly, and A.F. Waterhouse (2019), Internal Gravity Waves. Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences (Third edition), Elsevier, 3, 622-632,

Arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian (ALE) Working Group Meeting.  NOAA Silver Spring.  May 9-10, 2017.

Wrote first draft of report.

One of seven organizers of meeting with 29 participating research scientists and program managers.


Workshop on improving ALE ocean modeling.  NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction.  College Park, MD, October 3-4, 2016.

Lead author on report.

One of four lead organizers of meeting with 39 participating scientists and program mangers.

Arbic, B.K., F. Lyard, A. Ponte, R.D. Ray, J.G. Richman, J.F. Shriver, E.D. Zaron, and Z. Zhao (2015), Tides and the SWOT mission: Transition from Science Definition Team to Science Team.

White paper for SWOT Science Team.  Available on NASA SWOT website.


Howe, B.M., and Workshop Participants (2015), From space to the deep seafloor: Using SMART submarine cable systems in the ocean observing system, Report of NASA Workshops, 9-10 October 2014, Pasadena, CA, and 26-28 May 2015, Honolulu, HI. SOEST Contribution 9549,

One of 34 Workshop Participants credited with co-authorship.

Arbic, B.K., M.C. Buijsman, E.P. Chassignet, S.T. Garner, S.R. Jayne, E.J. Metzger, J.G. Richman, J.F. Shriver, P.G. Timko, D.S. Trossman, and A.J. Wallcraft (2014), Inserting tides and topographic wave drag into high-resolution eddying simulations. CLIVAR Exchanges, 65, 30-33.

Group Collaborators:


Chassignet, E.P., J.G. Richman, E.J. Metzger, X. Xu, P.G. Hogan, B.K. Arbic, and A.J. Wallcraft (2014), HYCOM high-resolution eddying simulations. CLIVAR Exchanges, 65, 22-25.

Fu, L.-L., D. Alsdorf, R. Morrow, and E. Rodriguez (2012), SWOT:  The Surface Water and Ocean Topography Mission.

Jet Propulsion Laboratory JPL-Publication 12-05, 228 pp.

I am one of 36 scientists listed as a contributing author to this document.