Publications involving Veros

Peer-reviewed articles

About Veros

  • Häfner, D., Nuterman, R., & Jochum, M. (2021). Fast, cheap, and turbulent—Global ocean modeling with GPU acceleration in Python. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 13, e2021MS002717.

  • Häfner, D., Jacobsen, R. L., Eden, C., Kristensen, M. R., Jochum, M., Nuterman, R., & Vinter, B. (2018). Veros v0. 1–a fast and versatile ocean simulator in pure Python. Geoscientific Model Development, 11(8), 3299-3312.

Using Veros

  • Lohmann, J., & Ditlevsen, P. D. (2021). Risk of tipping the overturning circulation due to increasing rates of ice melt. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 118(9).


  • Fast multi-platform ocean modelling in Python with JAX. A talk held at the AGU fall meeting 2021. Abstract

  • Higher-level geophysical modelling. A talk held at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2021. Abstract

  • Veros — A High-Performance Ocean Simulator Written in Pure Python. A talk held at the 98th Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society (AMS). Abstract and slides available.

  • A Fast Versatile Ocean Simulator (Veros) in Pure Python. A talk held at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria. Abstract


  • Magnus Quaade Oddershede. (2022). Modelling of ocean turbulence. Effects of resolution on predictive power of ocean models, BSc Thesis, 27p. Link to PDF.

  • Rasmus Ranum Hansen. (2021). Solving the turbulence closure problem I. The tropical ocean mixed layer, BSc Thesis, 55p. Link to PDF.

  • Ida Lei Stoustrup. (2021). Automated parameter tuning for the Versatile Ocean Simulator (Veros), MSc Thesis, 111p. Link to PDF.

  • Marte Voorneveld. (2020). The effect of bathymetry changes on major oceanic currents and overturning circulations, BSc Thesis, 31p. Link to PDF.

  • Till Grenzdörffer. (2020). Accelerating ocean modelling: Adressing performance bottlenecks of the ocean modelling framework Veros, MSc Thesis, 16p. Link to PDF.

  • Franka Jesse. (2020). Verification of various Island Rules using simulations in application to the Indonesian Throughflow, BSc Thesis, 30p. Link to PDF.

  • Denise Ruijsch. (2020). Multiple equilibria in the Eocene ocean circulation leading to the Eocene-Oligocene transition, BSc Thesis, 48p. Link to PDF.

  • Marie Cecilie Boysen. (2020). Godfrey’s island rule and the Indonesian Through Flow, BSc Thesis, 30p. Link to PDF.

  • Laurits S. Andreasen. (2019). Time scales of the Bipolar seesaw: The role of oceanic cross-hemisphere signals, Southern Ocean eddies and wind changes, MSc Thesis, 42p. Link to PDF.

  • Steffen Ole Randrup Kristensen. (2019). Extending the Veros climate simulator with biochemistry. Model design and AMOC collapse, MSc Thesis, 67p. Link to PDF.