Journal articles

Submitted

  • Parker, J. B. and Constantinou, N. C. (2019). Magnetic eddy viscosity of mean shear flows in two-dimensional magnetohydrodynamics. (submitted) arXiv pdf

In press/published

  • Bakas, N. A., Constantinou, N. C., and Ioannou, P. J. (2019). Statistical state dynamics of weak jets in barotropic beta-plane turbulence. J. Atmos. Sci., 76 (3), 919-945. doi pdf (featured in the CLEX press news)

  • Constantinou, N. C. and Parker, J. B. (2018). Magnetic suppression of zonal flows on a beta plane. Astrophys. J., 863, 46. doi pdf
    (featured in the ANU, LLNL and CLEX 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 Young, W. R. (2017). Beta-plane turbulence above monoscale topography. J. Fluid. Mech., 827, 415-447. doi pdf

  • Farrell, B. F., Ioannou, P. J., Jiménez, J., Constantinou, N. C., Lozano-Durán, A., and Nikolaidis, M.-A. (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., Farrell, B. F., and Ioannou, P. J. (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., Constantinou, N. C., and Ioannou, P. J. (2015). S3T stability of the homogeneous state of barotropic beta-plane turbulence. J. Atmos. Sci., 72 (5), 1689-1712. doi pdf

  • Constantinou, N. C., Lozano-Durán, A., Nikolaidis, M.-A., Farrell, B. F., Ioannou, P. J., and Jiménez, J. (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., Farrell, B. F., and Ioannoum, P. J. (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 Ioannou, P. J. (2011). Optimal excitation of two dimensional Holmboe instabilities. Phys. Fluids, 23, 074102. doi pdf

Conference articles

  • Constantinou, N. C., Ioannou, P. J., and Bakas, N. A. (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., Constantinou, N. C., and Ioannou, P. J. (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

Other Publications

  • Lozano-Durán, A, Karp, M., and Constantinou, N. C. (2018) Wall turbulence with constrained energy extraction from the mean flow, Center for Turbulence Research – Annual Research Briefs, 209-220. url pdf

  • Constantinou, N. C. (2018) Jupiter’s magnetic fields may stop its wind bands from going deep into the gas giant, The Conversation, August 10th, 2018. url


Doctoral thesis

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