The spectral element method for the shallow water equations on the sphere M Taylor, J Tribbia, M Iskandarani Journal of Computational Physics 130 (1), 92-108, 1997 | 365 | 1997 |

A staggered spectral element model with application to the oceanic shallow water equations M Iskandarani, DB Haidvogel, JP Boyd International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 20 (5), 393-414, 1995 | 177 | 1995 |

Drifter motion in the Gulf of Mexico constrained by altimetric Lagrangian coherent structures MJ Olascoaga, FJ Beron‐Vera, G Haller, J Trinanes, M Iskandarani, ... Geophysical Research Letters 40 (23), 6171-6175, 2013 | 109 | 2013 |

Idealized tropical cyclone responses to the height and depth of environmental vertical wind shear PM Finocchio, SJ Majumdar, DS Nolan, M Iskandarani Monthly Weather Review 144 (6), 2155-2175, 2016 | 95 | 2016 |

A three-dimensional spectral element model for the solution of the hydrostatic primitive equations M Iskandarani, DB Haidvogel, JC Levin Journal of Computational Physics 186 (2), 397-425, 2003 | 92 | 2003 |

Wind driven general circulation of the Mediterranean Sea simulated with a Spectral Element Ocean Model A Molcard, N Pinardi, M Iskandarani, DB Haidvogel Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans 35 (2), 97-130, 2002 | 87 | 2002 |

Global sensitivity analysis in an ocean general circulation model: a sparse spectral projection approach A Alexanderian, J Winokur, I Sraj, A Srinivasan, M Iskandarani, ... Computational Geosciences 16, 757-778, 2012 | 77 | 2012 |

Performance of two-equation turbulence closures in three-dimensional simulations of the Red Sea overflow M Ilıcak, TM Özgökmen, H Peters, HZ Baumert, M Iskandarani Ocean Modelling 24 (3-4), 122-139, 2008 | 72 | 2008 |

Assessing the impact of observations on ocean forecasts and reanalyses: Part 2, Regional applications PR Oke, G Larnicol, EM Jones, V Kourafalou, AK Sperrevik, F Carse, ... Journal of Operational Oceanography 8 (sup1), s63-s79, 2015 | 66 | 2015 |

Global modelling of the ocean and atmosphere using the spectral element method DB Haidvogel, E Curchitser, M Iskandarani, R Hughes, M Taylor Atmosphere-Ocean 35 (sup1), 505-531, 1997 | 66 | 1997 |

Scattering of short-wave groups by submerged horizontal plate PLF Liu, M Iskandarani Journal of waterway, port, coastal, and ocean engineering 117 (3), 235-246, 1991 | 61 | 1991 |

Data assimilation considerations for improved ocean predictability during the Gulf of Mexico Grand Lagrangian Deployment (GLAD) GA Jacobs, BP Bartels, DJ Bogucki, FJ Beron-Vera, SS Chen, EF Coelho, ... Ocean Modelling 83, 98-117, 2014 | 58 | 2014 |

A spectral filtering procedure for eddy-resolving simulations with a spectral element ocean model JG Levin, M Iskandarani, DB Haidvogel Journal of Computational Physics 137 (1), 130-154, 1997 | 57 | 1997 |

Dynamics of the long-period tides C Wunsch, DB Haidvogel, M Iskandarani, R Hughes Progress in Oceanography 40 (1-4), 81-108, 1997 | 50 | 1997 |

Comparison of advection schemes for high-order h–p finite element and finite volume methods M Iskandarani, JC Levin, BJ Choi, DB Haidvogel Ocean Modelling 10 (1-2), 233-252, 2005 | 49 | 2005 |

A priori testing of sparse adaptive polynomial chaos expansions using an ocean general circulation model database J Winokur, P Conrad, I Sraj, O Knio, A Srinivasan, WC Thacker, ... Computational Geosciences 17, 899-911, 2013 | 46 | 2013 |

A spectral finite-volume method for the shallow water equations BJ Choi, M Iskandarani, J Levin, DB Haidvogel Monthly weather review 132 (7), 1777-1791, 2004 | 44 | 2004 |

Propagating boundary uncertainties using polynomial expansions WC Thacker, A Srinivasan, M Iskandarani, OM Knio, M Le Henaff Ocean Modelling 43, 52-63, 2012 | 41 | 2012 |

Turbulent flow regimes behind a coastal cape in a stratified and rotating environment MG Magaldi, TM Özgökmen, A Griffa, EP Chassignet, M Iskandarani, ... Ocean Modelling 25 (1-2), 65-82, 2008 | 41 | 2008 |

Quantifying initial and wind forcing uncertainties in the Gulf of Mexico G Li, M Iskandarani, ML Hénaff, J Winokur, OP Le Maître, OM Knio Computational geosciences 20, 1133-1153, 2016 | 39 | 2016 |