Global instabilities in spatially developing flows: non-normality and nonlinearity JM Chomaz Annu. Rev. Fluid Mech. 37, 357-392, 2005 | 698 | 2005 |

Experimental study of vortex breakdown in swirling jets P Billant, JM Chomaz, P Huerre Journal of Fluid Mechanics 376, 183-219, 1998 | 493 | 1998 |

Breaking of rotational symmetry in a swirling jet experiment T Loiseleux, JM Chomaz Physics of Fluids 15 (2), 511-523, 2003 | 412 | 2003 |

Bifurcations to local and global modes in spatially developing flows JM Chomaz, P Huerre, LG Redekopp Physical Review Letters 60 (1), 25, 1988 | 345 | 1988 |

Scaling analysis and simulation of strongly stratified turbulent flows G Brethouwer, P Billant, E Lindborg, JM Chomaz Journal of Fluid Mechanics 585, 343-368, 2007 | 317 | 2007 |

On the hydrodynamics of soap films Y Couder, JM Chomaz, M Rabaud Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena 37 (1-3), 384-405, 1989 | 283 | 1989 |

Self-similarity of strongly stratified inviscid flows P Billant, JM Chomaz Physics of fluids 13 (6), 1645-1651, 2001 | 272 | 2001 |

Global linear stability analysis of weakly non-parallel shear flows PA Monkewitz, P Huerre, JM Chomaz Journal of Fluid Mechanics 251, 1-20, 1993 | 254 | 1993 |

A frequency selection criterion in spatially developing flows JM Chomaz, P Huerre, LG Redekopp Studies in applied mathematics 84 (2), 119-144, 1991 | 250 | 1991 |

Absolute/convective instabilities in the Batchelor vortex: a numerical study of the linear impulse response I Delbende, JM Chomaz, P Huerre Journal of Fluid Mechanics 355, 229-254, 1998 | 201 | 1998 |

Experimental evidence for a new instability of a vertical columnar vortex pair in a strongly stratified fluid P Billant, JM Chomaz Journal of Fluid Mechanics 418, 167-188, 2000 | 199 | 2000 |

The structure of the near wake of a sphere moving horizontally in a stratified fluid JM Chomaz, P Bonneton, EJ Hopfinger Journal of Fluid Mechanics 254, 1-21, 1993 | 196 | 1993 |

The effect of swirl on jets and wakes: Linear instability of the Rankine vortex with axial flow T Loiseleux, JM Chomaz, P Huerre Physics of Fluids 10 (5), 1120-1134, 1998 | 172 | 1998 |

Mode selection in swirling jet experiments: a linear stability analysis F Gallaire, JM Chomaz Journal of Fluid Mechanics 494, 223-253, 2003 | 166 | 2003 |

Spiral vortex breakdown as a global mode F Gallaire, M Ruith, E Meiburg, JM Chomaz, P Huerre Journal of Fluid Mechanics 549, 71-80, 2006 | 158 | 2006 |

Evolution of the wall shear stresses during the progressive enlargement of symmetric abdominal aortic aneurysms AV Salsac, SR Sparks, JM Chomaz, JC Lasheras Journal of Fluid Mechanics 560, 19-51, 2006 | 146 | 2006 |

Global measures of local convective instabilities C Cossu, JM Chomaz Physical review letters 78 (23), 4387, 1997 | 137 | 1997 |

Direct numerical simulations of round jets: vortex induction and side jets P Brancher, JM Chomaz, P Huerre Physics of fluids 6 (5), 1768-1774, 1994 | 135 | 1994 |

Absolute and convective instabilities, front velocities and global modes in nonlinear systems A Couairon, JM Chomaz Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena 108 (3), 236-276, 1997 | 125 | 1997 |

Internal waves produced by the turbulent wake of a sphere moving horizontally in a stratified fluid P Bonneton, JM Chomaz, EJ Hopfinger Journal of Fluid Mechanics 254, 23-40, 1993 | 118 | 1993 |