Finite-mode analogs of 2D ideal hydrodynamics: Coadjoint orbits and local canonical structure V Zeitlin Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena 49 (3), 353-362, 1991 | 161 | 1991 |

Inertia gravity wave generation by the tropospheric midlatitude jet as given by the Fronts and Atlantic Storm‐Track Experiment radio soundings R Plougonven, H Teitelbaum, V Zeitlin Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 108 (D21), 2003 | 157 | 2003 |

Nonlinear theory of geostrophic adjustment. Part 1. Rotating shallow-water model GM Reznik, V Zeitlin, MB Jelloul Journal of Fluid Mechanics 445, 93-120, 2001 | 155 | 2001 |

Geophysical fluid dynamics: understanding (almost) everything with rotating shallow water models V Zeitlin Oxford University Press, 2018 | 123 | 2018 |

A robust well-balanced scheme for multi-layer shallow water equations F Bouchut, V Zeitlin Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems-Series B 13 (4), 739-758, 2010 | 115 | 2010 |

Frontal geostrophic adjustment and nonlinear wave phenomena in one-dimensional rotating shallow water. Part 2. High-resolution numerical simulations F Bouchut, J Le Sommer, V Zeitlin Journal of Fluid Mechanics 514, 35-63, 2004 | 112 | 2004 |

Kinetic equations and stationary energy spectra of weakly nonlinear internal gravity waves P Caillol, V Zeitlin Dynamics of atmospheres and oceans 32 (2), 81-112, 2000 | 97 | 2000 |

Internal gravity wave emission from a pancake vortex: An example of wave–vortex interaction in strongly stratified flows R Plougonven, V Zeitlin Physics of Fluids 14 (3), 1259-1268, 2002 | 82 | 2002 |

Nonlinear dynamics of rotating shallow water: Methods and advances V Zeitlin Elsevier, 2007 | 73 | 2007 |

Nonlinear theory of geostrophic adjustment. Part 2. Two-layer and continuously stratified primitive equations V Zeitlin, GM Reznik, MB Jelloul Journal of Fluid Mechanics 491, 207-228, 2003 | 69 | 2003 |

Moist versus dry barotropic instability in a shallow-water model of the atmosphere with moist convection J Lambaerts, G Lapeyre, V Zeitlin Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 68 (6), 1234-1252, 2011 | 57 | 2011 |

Fronts and nonlinear waves in a simplified shallow-water model of the atmosphere with moisture and convection F Bouchut, J Lambaerts, G Lapeyre, V Zeitlin Physics of Fluids 21 (11), 2009 | 57 | 2009 |

Frontal geostrophic adjustment, slow manifold and nonlinear wave phenomena in one-dimensional rotating shallow water. Part 1. Theory V Zeitlin, SB Medvedev, R Plougonven Journal of Fluid Mechanics 481, 269-290, 2003 | 52 | 2003 |

Dynamically consistent shallow‐atmosphere equations with a complete Coriolis force M Tort, T Dubos Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society 140 (684), 2388-2392, 2014 | 49 | 2014 |

Hamilton’s principle for quasigeostrophic motion DD Holm, V Zeitlin Physics of fluids 10 (4), 800-806, 1998 | 49 | 1998 |

Instabilities of buoyancy-driven coastal currents and their nonlinear evolution in the two-layer rotating shallow water model. Part 2. Active lower layer J Gula, V Zeitlin, F Bouchut Journal of Fluid Mechanics 665, 209-237, 2010 | 46 | 2010 |

QED2+ 1 with nonzero fermion density and the quantum Hall effect V Zeitlin Physics Letters B 352 (3-4), 422-427, 1995 | 46 | 1995 |

Lagrangian approach to geostrophic adjustment of frontal anomalies in a stratified fluid R Plougonven, V Zeitlin Geophysical & Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics 99 (2), 101-135, 2005 | 45 | 2005 |

Remarks on rotating shallow-water magnetohydrodynamics V Zeitlin Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics 20 (5), 893-898, 2013 | 43 | 2013 |

Moist versus dry baroclinic instability in a simplified two-layer atmospheric model with condensation and latent heat release J Lambaerts, G Lapeyre, V Zeitlin Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 69 (4), 1405-1426, 2012 | 43 | 2012 |