Some papers using or mentioning OpenDrift:

Reche P., Artal O., Pinilla E., Ruiz C., Venegas O., Arriagada A., Falvey M., CHONOS: Oceanographic information website for Chilean Patagonia, Ocean & Coastal Management, Volume 208, 1 July 2021,

Peytavin, A., Sainte-Rose, B., Forget, G., and Campin, J.-M.: Ocean Plastic Assimilator v0.1: Assimilation of Plastics Concentration Data Into Lagrangian Dispersion Models, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss. [preprint],, in review, 2021.

Melsom A., Kvile K.Ø., Dagestad K.-F., Broström G., Langangen Ø., Exploring drift simulations from ocean circulation experiments: Application to cod eggs and larval drift, Accepted for publication,

Strand K.O., Huserbråten M., Dagestad K.-F., Mauritzen C., Grøsvik B.E., Nogueira L.A., Melsom A., Röhrs J., Potential sources of marine plastic from survey beaches in the Arctic and Northeast Atlantic, Science of The Total Environment, Vol 790, 10, 2021,

Kotzakoulakis, K., & George, S. (2021). Advanced oil spill modeling and simulation techniques. In M. R. Riazi (Ed.), Oil spill occurrence, simulation and behavior (pp. 225-264). CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group.

Morane C.-H., North E.W., Solé J., Solé, Bahamón N., Carreton M., Estimating the spawning locations of the deep-sea red and blue shrimp Aristeus antennatus (Crustacea: Decapoda) in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea with a backtracking larval transport model, Deep Sea Research Part I Oceanographic Research Papers 174(7):103558, May 2021,

Hadjimitsis D. et al. (2021) ‘EXCELSIOR’ H2020 Widespread Teaming Phase 2 Project: Earth Observation and Geoinformatics Research and Innovation Agenda for Cultural Heritage. In: Ioannides M., Fink E., Cantoni L., Champion E. (eds) Digital Heritage. Progress in Cultural Heritage: Documentation, Preservation, and Protection. EuroMed 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12642. Springer, Cham.

Vora M., Sanni S., Flage R., An environmental risk assessment framework for enhanced oil recovery solutions from offshore oil and gas industry, Environmental Impact Assessment Review 88 (2021),

Dugstad J.S., Isachsen P.E., Fer I., The mesoscale eddy field in the Lofoten Basin from high-resolution Lagrangian simulations, Ocean Sci., 17, 651–674, 2021

Clavel-Henry M., Solé J., Bahamona N., Carretón M., Companya J.B., Larval transport of Aristeus antennatus shrimp (Crustacea: Decapoda: Dendrobranchiata: Aristeidae) near the Palamós submarine canyon (NW Mediterranean Sea) linked to the North Balearic Front, Progress in Oceanography, Vol 192, March 2021,

Keramea, P., Spanoudaki, K., Zodiatis, G., Gikas, G., Sylaios, G., Oil Spill Modeling: A Critical Review on Current Trends, Perspectives, and Challenges. J. Mar. Sci. Eng. 2021,

Hole, L. R., de Aguiar V., Dagestad, K-F, Kourafalou V. H., Androulidakis Y., Kangb H., Le Hénaff M., Calzadae A. (2021). Long term simulations of potential oil spills around Cuba. Mar. Pol. Bull., Volume 167.

Staneva, J., Ricker, M., Carrasco Alvarez, R., Breivik, Ø., & Schrum, C. (2021). Effects of Wave-Induced Processes in a Coupled Wave–Ocean Model on Particle Transport Simulations. Water, 13(4), 415.

Brekke, C., Espeseth, M. M., Dagestad, K.-F., Röhrs, J., Hole, L. R., & Reigber, A. (2021). Integrated analysis of multisensor datasets and oil drift simulations—a free-floating oil experiment in the open ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 126, e2020JC016499.

Devis-Morales, A., Rodríguez-Rubio, E. & Montoya-Sánchez, R.A. Modelling the transport of sediment discharged by Colombian rivers to the southern Caribbean Sea. Ocean Dynamics (2021).

Gancheva I., Peneva E., Remote Sensing and Modelling of the Mopang Oil Pollution near the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast,

El Rahi, J., Weeber M.P., El Serafya, G., Modelling the effect of behavior on the distribution of the jellyfish Mauve stinger (Pelagianoctiluca) in the Balearic Sea using an individual-based model, Ecological Modelling, Volume 433, Oct. 2020,

Laudy C., L. Mészáros, S. Wanke and M. de Juan, “Mixing Social Media Analysis and Physical Models to Monitor Invasive Species,” 2020 IEEE 23rd International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), Rustenburg, South Africa, 2020, pp. 1-8, doi: 10.23919/FUSION45008.2020.9190335.

Androulidakis, Y., Kourafalou, V., Robert Hole, L., Le Hénaff, M., & Kang, H. (2020). Pathways of Oil Spills from Potential Cuban Offshore Exploration: Influence of Ocean Circulation. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 8(7), 535.

Ypma, S. L., Georgiou, S., Dugstad, J. S., Pietrzak, J. D., & Katsman, C. A. (2020). Pathways and water mass transformation along and across the Mohn‐Knipovich Ridge in the Nordic Seas. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 125, e2020JC016075.

Norrie, C.R., Dunphy, B.J., Roughan, M., Weppe, S., & Lundquist, C. (2020). Spill-over from aquaculture may provide a larval subsidy for the restoration of mussel reefs. Aquaculture Environment Interactions,

Ricker, M., Stanev, E. V., Badewien, T. H., Freund, H., Meyerjurgens, J., Wolff, J.-O., & Zielinski, O. (2020). Drifter observations and Lagrangian tracking of the 2018 easterly wind event in the North Sea. In Copernicus Marine Service Ocean State Report, Issue 4. Journal of Operational Oceanography, 13(sup1), s155–s160,

Romagnoni G., Kvile K.Oe., Dagestad K.F., Eikeset A.M., Kristiansen T., Stenseth N.C., Langangen Oe.: Influence of larval transport and temperature on recruitment dynamics of North Sea cod (Gadus morhua ) across spatial scales of observation, Fisheries and Oceanography, 2020,

Ličer, M., Estival, S., Reyes-Suarez, C., Deponte, D., and Fettich, A.: Lagrangian Trajectory Modelling of a Person lost at Sea during the Adriatic Scirocco Storm of 29 October 2018, Nat. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2335–2349, 2020,

Clavel-Henry M, Solé J, Kristiansen T, Bahamon N, Rotllant G, et al. (2020) Modeled buoyancy of eggs and larvae of the deep-sea shrimp Aristeus antennatus (Crustacea: Decapoda) in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea. PLOS ONE 15(1): e0223396.

Hole, L. R., Dagestad, K. F., Röhrs, J., Wettre, C., Kourafalou, V. H., Androulidakis, Y., … & Garcia-Pineda, O. (2019). The DeepWater Horizon Oil Slick: Simulations of River Front Effects and Oil Droplet Size Distribution. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 7(10), 329.

Dugstad, J.,I. M. Koszalka, P. E. Isachsen, K.-F. Dagestad and I. Fer (2019), Vertical structure and seasonal variability of the inflow to the Lofoten Basin inferred from high resolution Lagrangian simulations, J. Geophys. Res.,

Ricker, M. and Stanev, E. V.: Circulation of the European Northwest Shelf: A Lagrangian perspective, Ocean Science.,

Stanev, E. V., Badewien, T. H., Freund, H., Grayek, S., Hahner, F., Meyerjürgens, J., Ricker, M., Schöneich-Argent, R. I., Wolff, J.-O., & Zielinski, O. (2019). Extreme westward surface drift in the North Sea: Public reports of stranded drifters and Lagrangian tracking. Continental Shelf Research, 177, 24–32.

Stanev, E. V., & Ricker, M. (2019). The Fate of Marine Litter in Semi-Enclosed Seas: A Case Study of the Black Sea. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6.

Andruszkiewicz EA, Koseff JR, Fringer OB, Ouellette NT, Lowe AB, Edwards CA and Boehm AB (2019), Modeling Environmental DNA Transport in the Coastal Ocean Using Lagrangian Particle Tracking. Front. Mar. Sci. 6:477.

Dagestad, K.-F. and Röhrs, J.: Prediction of ocean surface trajectories using satellite derived vs. modeled ocean currents, Remote Sens. Environ., Volume 223, p130-142, 2019,

Röhrs, J., Dagestad, K.-F., Asbjørnsen, H., Nordam, T., Skancke, J., Jones, C. E., and Brekke, C.: The effect of vertical mixing on the horizontal drift of oil spills, Ocean Sci., 14, 1581-1601,, 2018.

Gutow, L., Ricker, M., Holstein, J. M., Dannheim, J., Stanev, E. V., & Wolff, J.-O. (2018). Distribution and trajectories of floating and benthic marine macrolitter in the south-eastern North Sea. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 131, Part A, 763–772.

Hansen J., Manjanna S., Li A.Q., Rekleitis I., Dudek G., 2018, Autonomous Marine Sampling Enhanced by Strategically Deployed Drifters in Marine Flow Fields,

Christensen, K. H., Breivik, Ø., Dagestad, K.-F., Röhrs, J., Ward, B.: Short-term predictions of oceanic drift. Oceanography 2018, Volume 31.(3) s. 59-67,

Kvile K., Romagnoni G., Dagestad K.-F., Langangen Ø., Kristiansen T., Sensitivity of North Sea cod larvae transport to vertical behaviour, ocean model resolution and interannual variation in ocean dynamics. ICES Journal of Marine Science, fsy039,, 2018.

Dagestad, K.-F., Röhrs, J., Breivik, Ø., and Ådlandsvik, B.: OpenDrift v1.0: a generic framework for trajectory modelling, Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 1405-1420,, 2018.

Sperrevik, A. K., Röhrs, J., and Christensen, K. H. ( 2017), Impact of data assimilation on Eulerian versus Lagrangian estimates of upper ocean transport, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, 5445– 5457,

Sundby S. , Kristiansen T., Nash R. D. M., Johannesen T. 2017. Dynamic Mapping of North Sea Spawning: report of the ‘KINO’ Project. Fisken og Havet, 2: 183,

Jones, C.E., Dagestad, K.-F., Breivik, Ø., Holt, B., Röhrs, J., Christensen, K.H., Espeseth, M.M., Brekke, C., Skrunes, S. (2016): Measurement and modeling of oil slick transport. Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, Volume 121, Issue 10, October 2016, Pages 7759–7775.