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Submitted or close to:

  • L. Cimoli, A. Mashayek, et al. “Sensitivity of deep ocean overturning to internal wave energy partitioning", (2019).

  • L. Cimoli, A. Mashayek, et al. “Tracer mixing within the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circula- tion”, (2019).

  • A. Mashayek, C.P. Caulfield, M. Alford, G. Voet, and G. Carter “Goldilocks mixing in natural over- turning flows”, (2019).


  • Mashayek, A., Colm-cille Patrick Caulfield, and W. R. Peltier. "Role of overturns in optimal mixing in stratified mixing layers." Journal of Fluid Mechanics 826 (2017): 522-552.

  • Mashayek, A., et al. "Efficiency of turbulent mixing in the abyssal ocean circulation." Geophysical Research Letters 44.12 (2017): 6296-6306.

  • Mashayek, A., Ferrari, R., Merrifield, S., Ledwell, J. R., St Laurent, L., & Garabato, A. N. (2017). Topographic enhancement of vertical turbulent mixing in the Southern Ocean. Nature communications8, 14197.

  • R. Ferrari, A. Mashayek, N. Nikurashin, T. McDougall “Turning ocean mixing upside down”, Journal of Physical Oceanography, Apr 27.(2016).

  • A. Mashayek, A., R. Ferrari, M. Nikurashin, and W. R. Peltier. “Influence of enhanced abyssal di- apycnal mixing on stratification and the ocean overturning circulation.”, Journal of Physical Oceanog- raphy (2015), 45.10: 2580-2597.

  • H. Salehipour, W. R. Peltier, and A. Mashayek “Turbulent diapycnal mixing in stratified shear flows: the influence of Prandtl number on mixing efficiency and transition at high Reynolds number”, Jour- nal of Fluid Mechanics (2015): 773, 178-223.

  • M. Behzad, N. Ashgriz and A. Mashayek “Azimuthal shear instability of a liquid jet injected into a gaseous cross-flow”, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 767 (2015): 146-172.

  • A. Mashayek, C.P. Caulfield and W.R. Peltier “Time dependent, non-monotonic mixing in stratified turbulent shear flows: implications for oceanographic estimates of buoyancy flux” Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2013), vol. 736, pp. 570-593.

  • A. Mashayek, W.R. Peltier “Shear Induced Mixing in Geophysical Flows: Does the route to turbu- lence matter to its efficiency?” Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2013), 725, 216-261.

  • A. Mashayek, R. Ferrari, G. Vettoretti and W.R. Peltier, “The Role of the Geothermal Heat Flux in Driving the Abyssal Ocean Circulation”, Geophysical Research Letters, (2013), 40.12: 3144-3149.

  • A. Mashayek and W.R. Peltier “The ‘zoo’ of secondary instabilities precursory to stratified shear flow transition, Part 1: Shear aligned convection, pairing, and braid instabilities” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, (2012).

  • A. Mashayek and W.R. Peltier “The ‘zoo’ of secondary instabilities precursory to stratified shear flow transition, Part 2: The influence of stratification” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, (2012).

  • A. Mashayek and W. R. Peltier, “Turbulence transition in stratified atmospheric and oceanic shear flows: Reynolds and Prandtl number controls upon the mechanism,” Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L16612, (2011).

  • A. Mashayek W.R. Peltier “Three-dimensionalization of the stratified mixing layer at high Reynolds number,” Phys. Fluids 23, 111701, (2011).

  • A. Mashayek and N. Ashgriz, “A Model for the Deformation of Drops and Liquid Jets in Gaseous Cross Flows”, AIAA Journal, Vol. 47, No. 2, (2009).

  • A. Mashayek, A. Jafari, and N. Ashgriz, “ Improved Model for the Penetration of Liquid Jets in Sub- sonic Crossflows”, AIAA Journal, 00011452 vol.46 no.11, (2008).

Book Chapters:

  • A. Mashayek, “Mixing across the Antarctic Circumpolar current,” GFD summer school final report, GFD 2009 volume, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

  • A. Mashayek, N. Ashgriz, “Dynamics of liquid droplets,” Handbook of Aomization and Sprays, Springer (2011), Part 1, 97-123, DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-7264-4-4.

  • A. Mashayek, N. Ashgriz, “Atomization of a liquid jet in a subsonic crossflow,” Handbook of Atomization and Sprays, Springer (2011), Part 3, 657-683, DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-7264-4-29.