Please see below for a publication list, including journal articles, theses, media articles and data sets. You can also visit my Google Scholar profile

Journal Articles

Articles submitted for publication

  • Holmes, R.M., Sohail, T. and Zika, J. : Adiabatic and diabatic signatures of temperature variability. Submitted to the Journal of Climate.

  • Malan, N., Roughan, M., Stanley, G., Holmes, R.M. and Li, J.: Quantifying cross-shelf transport in the East Australian Current System: A budget-based approach. Submitted to the Journal of Physical Oceanography.

  • Whitt, D., Cherian, D., Holmes, R.M., Bachman, S., Lien, R-C. and Large, W.: Simulation and scaling of the vertical heat transport in deep-cycle turbulence throughout the equatorial Pacific cold tongue. Submitted to the Journal of Physical Oceanography.

  • Webb, D., Holmes, R. M., Spence, P. and England, M.: Propagation of barotropic Kelvin waves around Antarctica. Submitted to Ocean Dynamics.









Ph.D. Thesis

Holmes R. M. (2016) Tropical Instability Waves and Mixing in the Equatorial Pacific Ocean, Stanford University, Supervisor: Professor Leif Thomas. PDF Link

Honours Thesis

Holmes R. M. (2010) The Morphology of Single Chain Asymmetric Block Copolymers in Poor Solvents, Australian National University, Supervisor: Professor David R. M. Williams. PDF Link

Media Articles

Data Sets

  • Holmes, R. M., McDougall, T.J., Barker, P.M., Pawlowicz, R., Griffies, S.M. and Durack, P. (2021): The interpretation of temperature and salinity variables in numerical ocean model output and the calculation of heat fluxes and heat content - ACCESS-CM2 data and code. Zenodo [data set + code],

  • Holmes, R. M., Zika, J.D., Griffies, S.M., Hogg, A. McC., Kiss, A.E. and England, M.H. (2021): The geography of numerical mixing in a suite of global ocean models. Zenodo dataset,

  • Holmes, R. M., Zika, J.D., Ferrari, R., Thompson, A., Newsom, E. and England, M.H. (2019): Atlantic ocean heat transport enabled by Indo-Pacific heat uptake and mixing. UNSW dataset, Research Data Australia

  • de Lavergne, C., Madec, G., Roquet, F., Holmes, R. M. and McDougall, T. J. (2017). Neutrally Averaged Radiocarbon Climatology (NCEI Accession 0166518). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. [2017-09-13] LINK