• Riha, S., Peliz, A., 2013: A two-layer primitive equation model of an idealized Strait of Gibraltar connected to an eastern basin. (pdf) Ocean Dynamics 36,6: 615-631.
  • Riha, S., Eden, C., 2011: Lagrangian and Eulerian lateral diffusivities in zonal jets.(pdf) Ocean Modelling 39,1-2: 114-124.


  • S. Riha, T. J. McDougall and P. M. Barker, 2014: The construction of a 3-d Neutral Density variable for arbitrary data sets. (pdf) American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2014, abstract #A21B-3020
  • Riha, S., Eden, C., 2012: Lagrangian Signatures of Baroclinically Unstable Flow in a Primitive Equation Model: From the Onset to the Decay of Exponential Perturbation Growth. (pdf) EGU 2012, Vienna, Austria, April 2012
  • Riha, S., Peliz, A., 2012: An Idealized Isopycnal 2-Layer Model of the Alboran Sea. (pdf) EGU 2012, Vienna, Austria, April 2012
  • Riha, S., Eden, C., 2011: Components of the 3-d Lagrangian Diffusivity Tensor in a Periodic Channel Featuring Zonal Jets. (pdf) EGU 2011, Vienna, Austria, April 2011
  • Riha, S., Peliz, A., 2011: Tracing the Mediterranean Outflow back into the Alboran Sea: A numerical modelling study. (pdf) EGU 2011, Vienna, Austria, April 2011
  • Riha, S., Eden, C., 2010: Comparing Estimates of Isopycnal Diffusivities in Zonal Jets Obtained from Eulerian Analysis and Lagrangian Particle Statistics. (pdf) EGU 2010, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.
  • Riha, S., Griesel, A., Gille, S. T., Eden, C., 2009: The Isopycnal Diffusivity Tensor Based on Lagrangian Particle Statistics. (pdf) WGOMD Workshop on Ocean Mesoscale Eddies, Exeter, UK, April 2009.


Notes and blog posts


  • MSc thesis, 2009: The first part is an introduction to conventional eddy diffusivity modelling. In the second part, the velocity field of an eddy-permitting ocean model is used to extract information for eddy diffusivity modelling.
  • BSc theses (German), 2007: Numerical simulation of a geostrophically balanced flow in a channel with ROMS.