Publications

     
  1. Kaspi, Y., E. Galanti, A. P. Showman, D. J. Stevenson, T. Guillot, L. Iess and S. J. Bolton, 2019
    Comparison of the deep atmospheric dynamics of Jupiter and Saturn in light of the Juno and Cassini gravity measurements, Space Sci. Reviews, Submitted [download]
     

  2. Parisi M., W. M. Folkner, E. Galanti, Y. Kaspi, D. R. Buccinoa, K. Oudrhiria and S. J. Bolton, 2019
    A mascon approach to estimating the depth of Jupiter's Great Red Spot with Juno gravity measurements, Planetary & Space Sci., Submitted [download]
     

  3. Fletcher L. N., Y. Kaspi, T. Guillot and A. P. Showman, 2019
    How well do we understand the belt/zone circulation of Giant Planet atmospheres?, Space Sci. Reviews, Submitted [download]
     

  4. Guendelman I. and Y. Kaspi, 2019
    Atmospheric dynamics on terrestrial planets: the seasonal response to changes in orbital, rotational and radiative timescales, Astrophysical J., 881:67 [download]
     

  5. Yuval J. and Y. Kaspi, 2019
    The relation between the Pacific jet spatial structure and the storm track: a clustering analysis perspective, Journal of Climate, in revision
     

  6. Iess L., B. Militzer, Y. Kaspi, P. Nicholson et al., 2019
    Measurement and implications of Saturnís gravity field and ring mass, Science, Vol. 364, 1052,
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  7. Galanti E., Y. Kaspi, Y. Miguel, T. Guillot, D. Durante and L. Iess, 2019
    Saturnís deep atmosphere revealed by the Cassini Grand Finale gravity measurements, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 46, 616-624, [download]
     

  8. Duer K., E. Galanti and Y. Kaspi, 2019
    Analysis of Jupiterís deep jets combining Juno gravity and time varying magnetic field measurements, Astrophysical J. Lett., 879:L22 [download]
     

  9. Yuval J. and Y. Kaspi, 2019
    Eddy activity response to global warming like temperature changes, Journal of Climate, in revision [download]
     

  10. Galanti E., D. Raiter, Y. Kaspi and E. Tziperman, 2019
    The longitudinally-dependent Hadley circulation: seasonality and interannual variability, Journal of Climate, in revision [download]
     

  11. Galanti E., Y. Kaspi, F. J. Simons, D. Durante, M. Parisi and S. J. Bolton, 2019
    Determining the depth of Jupiterís Great Red Spot with Juno: a Slepian approach, Astrophysical J. Lett., 874:L24 [download]
     

  12. Showman A. P., R. Achterberg, A. P. Ingersoll and Y. Kaspi, 2019
    The global atmospheric circulation of Saturn, Review chapter for: Saturn in the 21st Century, Cambridge University Press [download]
     

  13. Galperin, B., S. Sukoriansky, R.M.B. Young, R. Chemke, Y. Kaspi, P. L. Read N. Dikovskaya, 2019
    Barotropic and geostrophic turbulence , Review chapter in book on zonal jets [Full book] [download]
     

  14. Sanchez-Lavega, A., L. Sromovsky, A. P. Showman, A. D. Del Genio, R. Young, R. Hueso, E. Garcia-Melendo, Y. Kaspi, G. S. Orton, N. Barrado-Izagirre, D. Choi, and J. M. Barbara, 2019
    Zonal jets in gas giants , Review chapter in book on zonal jets [Full book] [download]
     

  15. Guendelman I. and Y. Kaspi, 2018
    An axisymmetric limit for the width of the Hadley cell in planets with large obliquity and long seasonality, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 45, 13213Ė13221 [download]
     

  16. Yuval J., H. Afargan and Y. Kaspi, 2018
    The relation between the seasonal changes in jet characteristics and the Pacific midwinter minimum in eddy activity, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 45, 9995-10002 [download]
     

  17. Kaspi Y., E. Galanti, W. B. Hubbard et al., 2018
    Jupiterís atmospheric jet-streams extend thousands of kilometers deep, Nature, Vol. 555, 223-226 [html] [pdf]
     

  18. Guillot T., Y. Miguel, B. Militzer et al., 2018
    A suppression of differential rotation in Jupiterís deep interior, Nature, Vol. 555, 227-230 [html] [pdf]
     

  19. Iess L., W. M. Folkner, D. Durante et al., 2018
    The measurement of Jupiterís asymmetric gravity field, Nature, Vol. 555, 220-222 [html] [pdf]
     

  20. Yuval J. and Y. Kaspi, 2018
    Eddy sensitivity to jet characteristics, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 75, 1371-1383 [download]
     

  21. Collins M., S. Minobe, M. Barreiro et al., 2018
    Challenges and opportunities for improved understanding of regional climate dynamics ,Nature Climate Change, Vol. 8, 101-108 [html] [pdf]
     

  22. Tamarin-Brodsky T. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    Enhanced poleward propagation of storms under climate change, Nature Geoscience, Vol. 10, 908-913 [html] [pdf] [supplementary materials]
     

  23. Galanti, E. Cao, H. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    Constraining Jupiter's internal flows using Juno magnetic and gravity measurements,
    Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 44, 8173-8181 [download]
     

  24. Bolton et al., 2017
    Jupiter's interior and deep atmosphere: The initial pole-to-pole passes with the Juno spacecraft,
    Science, Vol. 356, 821-825 [html] [pdf] [supplementary materials]
     

  25. Afargan H. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    A midwinter minimum in North Atlantic storm track intensity during years of a strong jet,
    Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 44, 12511Ė12518 [download]
     

  26. Chemke, R. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    Dynamics of massive atmospheres,
    The Astrophysical Journal, 845:1 [download]
     

  27. Galanti E. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    Prediction for the flow-induced gravity field of Saturn: implications for Cassini's Grande Finale,
    The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 843:L25 [download]
     

  28. Kaspi et al., 2017
    The effect of differential rotation on Jupiter's low-order even gravity moments,
    Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 44, 5960-5968 [download]
     

  29. Wahl et al., 2017
    Comparing Jupiter interior structure models to Juno gravity measurements and the role of a dilute core, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 44, 4649-4659 [download]
     

  30. Galanti E., D. Durante, S. Finocchiaro, L. Iess, and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    Estimating Jupiter gravity field using Juno measurements,trajectory estimation analysis, and a flow model optimization, The Astronomical Journal, 154:2 [download]
     

  31. Tamarin T. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    The poleward shift of storm tracks under global warming: a Lagrangian perspective,
    Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 44, 10666-10674 [download]
     

  32. O'Neill, M. E, Y. Kaspi and L. N. Fletcher, 2017
    New interpretation of the Galileo probe sounding indicating a neutrally stable Jovian atmosphere, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 44, 4008-4017 [download]
     

  33. Yuval J. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    The effect of vertical baroclinicity concentration on atmospheric macroturbulence scaling relations, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 74, 1651-1667 [download]
     

  34. Galanti E. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    Decoupling Jupiter's deep and atmospheric flows using the upcoming Juno gravity measurements and a dynamical inverse model, Icarus, Vol. 286, 46-55 [download]
     

  35. Tamarin T. and Y. Kaspi, 2017
    Mechanisms controlling the poleward deflection of midlatitude storm tracks,
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 74, 553-572 [download]
     

  36. Galanti E., Y. Kaspi and E. Tziperman, 2017
    A full, self-consistent, treatment of thermal wind balance on oblate fluid planets,
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 810, 175-195 [download]
     

  37. Chemke R., Y. Kaspi and I. Halevy, 2016
    The thermodynamic effect of atmospheric mass on early Earth's temperature,
    Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 43, 11414-11422 , [download]
     

  38. O'Neill M. E, and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    Slantwise convection on fluid planets,
    Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 43, 10611-10620, [download]
     

  39. Chemke R., T. Dror and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    Barotropic kinetic energy and enstrophy transfers in the atmosphere, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 43, 7725-7734 [download]
     

  40. Chemke R. and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    The latitudinal dependence of the oceanic barotropic eddy kinetic energy and macroturbulence energy transport, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 43, 2175-2183 [download]
     

  41. Kaspi Y., J.E. Davighi, E. Galanti and W. B. Hubbard, 2016
    The gravitational signature of atmospheric dynamics in giant planets: comparing the thermal wind approach with barotropic potential-surface methods,
    Icarus, Vol. 276, 170-181 [download]
     

  42. Chemke R. and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    The effect of eddy-eddy interactions on jet formation and macroturbulent scales,
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 73, 2049-2059 [download]
     

  43. Tamarin T. and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    The poleward motion of extratropical cyclones from a potential vorticity tendency analysis,
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 73, 1687-1707 [download]
     

  44. Galanti E. and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    An adjoint based method for the inversion of the Juno and Cassini gravity measurements into wind fields,
    The Astrophysical Journal, 820:91 [download]
     

  45. Yuval J. and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    Eddy activity sensitivity to changes in the vertical structure of baroclinicity,
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 73, 1709-1726 [download]
     

  46. Parisi M., E. Galanti, S. Finocchiaro, L. Iess and Y. Kaspi, 2016
    Probing the atmospheric dynamics of Jupiter's Great Red Spot with the Juno gravity experiment,
    Icarus, Vol. 267, 232-242 [download]
     

  47. Helled R., E. Galanti and Y. Kaspi, 2015
    Saturn's fast spin determined from its gravitational field and oblateness, Nature , Vol. 520, 202-204
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  48. Chemke R. and Y. Kaspi, 2015
    The latitudinal dependence of atmospheric jet scales and macroturbulent energy cascades,
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 72, 3891-3907 [download]
     

  49. Kaspi Y. and A. P. Showman, 2015
    Atmospheric dynamics of terrestrial exoplanets over a wide range of orbital and atmospheric parameters, The Astrophysical Journal, 804:60 [download]
     

  50. Chemke R. and Y. Kaspi, 2015
    Poleward migration of eddy driven jets, Journal of Advanced Modeling Earth Systems, Vol. 07, 1457-1471 [download]
     

  51. Showman A. P., R. D. Wordsworth, T. M. Merlis, and Y. Kaspi, 2014
    Atmospheric circulation of terrestrial exoplanets , Comparative Climatology of Terrestrial Planets, Review chapter, 277-326 [download]
     

  52. Kaspi Y., A. P. Showman, W. B. Hubbard, O. Aharonson and R. Helled, 2013
    Atmospheric confinement of jet streams on Uranus and Neptune, Nature, Vol. 497, 344-347
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  53. Kaspi Y., 2013
    Inferring the depth of the zonal jets on Jupiter and Saturn from odd gravity harmonics, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 40, 676-680, [download]
     

  54. Ryoo J-M., Y. Kaspi, D. Waliser, E. Fetzer, G. Kiladis, D. Waugh and J. Kim, 2013
    Impact of Rossby wave breaking on U.S. west coast winter precipitation during ENSO events, Journal of Climate, Vol. 26, 6360-6382, [download]
     

  55. Showman A. P., and Y. Kaspi, 2013
    Atmospheric dynamics of Brown Dwarfs and directly imaged giant planets, The Astrophysical Journal, 776:85, [download]
     

  56. Kaspi Y. and T. Schneider, 2013
    The role of stationary eddies in shaping midlatitude storm tracks, Journal of the Atmsopheric Sciences, Vol. 70, 2596-2613, [download]
     

  57. Liu J., T. Schneider and Y. Kaspi, 2013
    Predictions of thermal and gravitational signals of Jupiter's deep zonal winds, Icarus, Vol. 224, 114-125 [download]
     

  58. Kaspi Y. and T. Schneider, 2011
    Winter cold of eastern continental boundaries induced by warm ocean waters, Nature, Vol. 471, 621-624 [html] [pdf] [supplementary figures] [news and views] [scientific american]
     

  59. Kaspi Y. and T. Schneider, 2011
    Downstream self-destruction of storm tracks, Journal of the Atmsopheric Sciences, Vol. 68, 2459-2464 [download]
     

  60. Showman, A. P., Y. Kaspi and G. R. Flierl, 2011
    Scaling laws for convection and jet speeds in giant planets, Icarus, Vol. 211, 1258-1273, [download]
     

  61. Kaspi Y., W. B. Hubbard, A. P. Showman and G. R. Flierl, 2010
    The gravitational signature of Jupiter's internal dynamics, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 37, L01204 [download]
     

  62. Kaspi, Y., G. R. Flierl, and A. P. Showman, 2009
    The deep wind structure of the giant planets: results from an anelastic general circulation model, Icarus, Vol. 202, 525-542 [download]
     

  63. Kaspi, Y., 2008
    Turbulent convection in an anelastic rotating sphere: A model for the circulation on the giant planets, Ph.D. Thesis, MIT-WHOI joint program [download]
     

  64. Kaspi, Y., and G. R. Flierl, 2007
    Formation of jets by baroclinic instability on gas planet atmospheres, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 64, 3177-3194 [download] [supplementary material]
     

  65. Kaspi, Y., R. Sayag and E. Tziperman, 2004
    A "triple sea-ice state" mechanism for the abrupt warming and synchronous ice sheet collapses during Heinrich events, Paleoceanorgaphy, Vol. 19, No 3, PA3004 [download]
     

  66. Kaspi, Y., 2002
    A mechanism for the abrupt warming and synchronous ice sheet discharge involved in Heinrich events, M.Sc. Thesis, Weizmann Institute of Science [download]

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