Journal articles

In progress/submitted

  • Bakas, N. A., N. C. Constantinou, and P. J. Ioannou (2018). Statistical state dynamics of weak jets in barotropic beta-plane turbulence. J. Atmos. Sci., (in review) arXiv pdf

  • Parker, J. B. and N. C. Constantinou. Zonostrophic instability on the sphere. (to be submitted in the P. Roy. Soc. A-Math. Phys.)

In press/published

  • Constantinou, N. C. and J. B. Parker (2018). Magnetic suppression of zonal flows on a beta plane. Astrophys. J., 863, 46. doi pdf
    (paper featured in the ANU and LLNL press news; also read about it in The Conversation)

  • Constantinou, N. C. (2018). A barotropic model of eddy saturation. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 48 (2), 397-411 doi pdf

  • Constantinou, N. C. and W. R. Young (2017). Beta-plane turbulence above monoscale topography. J. Fluid. Mech., 827, 415-447. doi pdf

  • Farrell, B. F., P. J. Ioannou, J. Jiménez, N. C. Constantinou, A. Lozano-Durán, and M.-A. Nikolaidis (2016). A statistical state dynamics-based study of the structure and mechanism of large-scale motions in plane Poiseuille flow. J. Fluid. Mech., 809, 290-315. doi pdf

  • Constantinou, N. C., B. F. Farrell, and P. J. Ioannou (2016). Statistical state dynamics of jet—wave coexistence in barotropic beta-plane turbulence. J. Atmos. Sci., 73 (5), 2229-2253. doi pdf

  • Bakas, N. A., N. C. Constantinou, and P. J. Ioannou (2015). S3T stability of the homogeneous state of barotropic beta-plane turbulence. J. Atmos. Sci., 72 (5), 1689-1712. doi pdf

  • Constantinou, N. C., A. Lozano-Durán, M.-A. Nikolaidis, B. F. Farrell, P. J. Ioannou, and J. Jiménez (2014). Turbulence in the highly restricted dynamics of a closure at second order: comparison with DNS. J. Phys.: Conf. Ser., 506, 012004. doi pdf

  • Constantinou, N. C., B. F. Farrell, and P. J. Ioannou (2014). Emergence and equilibration of jets in beta-plane turbulence: applications of Stochastic Structural Stability Theory, J. Atmos. Sci., 71 (5), 1818-1842. doi pdf

  • Constantinou, N. C. and P. J. Ioannou (2011). Optimal excitation of two dimensional Holmboe instabilities. Phys. Fluids, 23, 074102. doi pdf

Conference articles

  • Constantinou, N. C., P. J. Ioannou, and N. A. Bakas (2016). Structure and stability of low amplitude jet equilibria in barotropic turbulence. In Karacostas, T., Bais, A. and Nastos, T. P. (eds.) Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences, 369-375, Springer International Publishing. doi pdf

  • Bakas, N. A., N. C. Constantinou, and P. J. Ioannou (2016). On the dynamics underlying the emergence of coherent structures in barotropic turbulence. In Karacostas, T., Bais, A. and Nastos, T. P. (eds.) Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences, 361-367, Springer International Publishing. doi pdf

Doctoral thesis

  • Formation of large-scale structures by turbulence in rotating planets, Ph.D. thesis, University of Athens, 2015. arXiv pdf