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Numerical study of tides in Ontario Lacus, a hydrocarbon lake on the surface of the Saturnian moon Titan

Bibliographic reference Vincent, David ; Karatekin, Ozgür ; Vallaeys, Valentin ; Hayes, Alexander ; Mastrogiuseppe, Marco ; et. al. Numerical study of tides in Ontario Lacus, a hydrocarbon lake on the surface of the Saturnian moon Titan. In: Ocean Dynamics, Vol. 66, no. 4, p. 461-482 (April 2016)
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